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Deus ex Machina Publicum by J-L Heylen
Price: Free! Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
When AI specialist Charlie Parish lands a dream job getting paid to develop a computer program capable of learning from mistakes, there’s just one problem. The program goes rogue, and everything starts to go right.
Key the Steampunk Vampire Girl and the Dungeon of Despair by Becket
Series: Key the Steampunk Vampire Girl, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » General(1.00 from 1 review)
Key had a very happy life on a farm — until her ninth birthday, when she lost her mom and dad, was changed into a vampire, and was ushered to the City of the Dead where she was thrown into the Dungeon of Despair. Key is now imprisoned for the rest of her immortal life in darkness, loneliness, and emptiness. But hope is not lost when Key is befriended by a ghost, a witch, and an immortal puppy.
Existence by Levy Steelfaith
Price: Free! Words: 18,080. Language: French. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Existence est une oeuvre de science-fiction décrivant une société où vivent des êtres à l'intelligence et aux capacités nettement supérieures à celles des hommes....
Slayer by Bailey Siegel
Series: Revenge, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,380. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Thetra’s parents are assassinated by unknown murderers, it leaves him eager for revenge. He sets out with his brother Arek to hunt down the killers. They find them in the city’s restaurant, acting as normal citizens of Toage, but they attack them with their weapons. Arek has a bucket of paint poured on him, and Thetra must save his brother's life.
Tales from the Creature Keeper: Survival Critters by Matthew Stone
Price: Free! Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
In an age of rediscovery, various "tribes" are digging up the remains of humanity and using them to re-establish civilizations. When four of these tribesfolk set out to practice living in the wild though, they have bigger concerns like how to not get eaten by wandering bears, escaped genetic experiments, and giant spiders. They almost don't even get leftover pastries to see them through the trip.
CONCUSSION: OWN by RICHARD SKEET
Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
OWN: RAY'S finished his training: Warrior. Wizard. Soldier. FURAI. RAY’S home, among his peers; 12 years old: confident; brash; no worries; or fear. Mentoring others; making the world a better place; longterm mission: save the human race? Sometimes, force is required. Sometimes not. Sometimes: empathize; study; learn; plan; initiate; dominate; conquer; OWN.
Every One Fight by Simon Woodington
Price: Free! Words: 10,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Masurani was set to run professionally when her father dies in a terrorist attack. Between puberty and grief she pursues the martial arts only to refuse a invitation to join the government backed KnightsMage. Entrapped by a devious street fighter and forced to turn professional, Petulant promises to reveal the nature of her father's death, but can she survive this match and learn the truth?
Cradle of Life (act one) by Brennan Harvey
Price: Free! Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Ten Thirty-one Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a 10,000-word preview of the novel. Male children are no longer being naturally born. Genetically engineered food inadvertently created a virus called MAPIX that destroyed the male birth rate. Evelyn Jones learns that she is a two-in-a-million person who is not infected, even though eleven years ago she tested positive for the virus.
Expanded Glossary and Notes - Compendium to the Sequetus Series by Nick Broadhurst
Series: Sequetus, Book 24. Price: Free! Words: 58,190. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
This book is the compendium to the twenty-three book Sequetus Series. The series took 25 years to write, and comprises four miniseries. Each book has its own glossary, notes, maps, pictures and more, to help the reader get the most from the stories. This volume is the total glossary and reference section behind the epic story.
Sid and Arthur's Christmas Stories by Stephen Jennison-Smith
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sid and Arthur, from The Crying Pennant, in the short stories that were published on my blog over Christmas.
#0 Aadea's Reawakening: Shades of Gray Series- Prequel Teaser by Kristie Lynn Higgins
Series: Shades of Gray Science Fiction Action Adventure Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 1 review)
Teaser for #1 Shades of Gray: Noir, City Shrouded By Darkness the first book to a science fiction action adventure series. This prequel focuses on the darkness that has stricken those who live within Noir. It's a darkness that will doom the planet if it isn't stopped. A brave soul decides they can't be a bystander any longer and sets a plan into motion that will forever change the world.
The Translucent God by Darren Stein
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When archaeologists discover an ancient human civilization, a series of strange artifacts give them clues to the people’s religious obsession.
Origin - Season One by Nathaniel Dean James
Series: Origin, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 130,570. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Millennium Birdhouse. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Prepare yourself for a high-octane thrill ride into the depths of a mystery that will leave you teetering on the edge of your seat. In this, the opening act in the Origin series, Nathaniel Dean James brings you face to face with a world of intrigue, betrayal, high stakes and human triumph that is guaranteed to stir the imagination of thriller and science-fiction fans alike.
Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder by Melanie Bray
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A flash fiction that examines what beauty really is. Read what happened to Liz in her efforts to become "perfect". Does beauty lie in flawless imperfection or is beauty more than skin deep?
Informed Consent by Aaron Lowry
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the war-torn Middle East a UN Weapons Inspector finds himself faced with a terrible choice. Forewarned of a chemical weapons attack on a civilian population Henry Jace must decide to unleashed an experimental defensive pathogen and violate all the rights and freedoms he holds most dear, or stand aside with the rest of the world and watch a genocide.
Free Soup / The Many Iterations of Kendra Dixon by Benjamin Broke
Series: 2nd Civil War. Price: Free! Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Two short stories- Free Soup: When a homeless man and a young girl go to a soup kitchen run by a UFO cult, they find out that there’s really no such thing as free soup. The Many Iterations of Kendra Dixon: A brain surgery reveals the true nature of time to Kendra Dixon and allows her to freely roam all possible versions of her life.
Jennifer Pasco: Burka and Bikini by Steven Newton
Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Who, exactly, is Jennifer Pasco? Cancer survivor? Retired super spy? Heroin addict living in Caliphate-occupied Britain? None or all three? Enter an entirely different kind of future in a story that races from beginning to end, without a pause to catch your breath or figure out the absurdities any quicker than she does. From the author of MacArthur's Luck, something completely different, and FREE.
One Smaller Step by Ray Daley
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
When one man is sent to scout the location for the first Lunar Dome, are the steps he takes the first ones ever made there? Or is he walking in someone elses footsteps?
La suite au prochain épisode by Madjid Lebane
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 6,830. Language: French. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Armelle est, à nouveau, la cible d'un enlevement par E.T. Roland et Kevin parviendront-ils à la retrouver et la sauver, cette fois ? Un épisode de fin de saison pour mieux rebondir à la prochaine, en septembre.