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Il freddo dell'inferno
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Series: Le Ombre di Marte, Demo. Price: Free! Words: 5,340. Language: Italian. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Siamo nel 1911 in un'Europa sull'orlo della guerra. A 20 anni dall'invasione dei marziani, ora estinti, l'umanità sfrutta le tecnologie aliene per integrarle alla propria. Troviamo automobili, carrozze, dirigibili, biplani, armi a raggi ed astronavi. Nel freddo dell'inverno polacco, l'ingegner Kazimierskj vive una spiacevole avventura. Questo racconto apre il ciclo "Le Ombre di Marte".
Merry Christmas, Mister Wolf
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Price: Free! Words: 8,900. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012 by WyrdStar. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Christmas at the exclusive ski resort of Kirchel, with its concrete log cabins and artificial snow, was a tedious affair. But the robot security wolves that patrolled the dome at night were rejects from the brutal Gods of Avalon game show. When the power fails, Hestia and her friends would soon wish they had never ventured into the forest in search of park ranger Granny!
The First Galactic Princess – A Bedtime Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
(3.00 from 1 review)
The first galactic princess is a little girl growing up in a wonderful place. She faces an ordinary problem with the help of a friend and the support of an understanding father. There are no spaceships, ancient prophecies or threatening aliens. There is, however, a hover car -- kids need to dream about hover cars!
The Secret Beneath the Ice
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Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When a thoughtship and its pilot finally reach Avani, they barely have a chance to marvel at its sapphire forests before they are ambushed by an enemy far beyond their understanding. Tumbling down to the planet's surface, an ice-covered continent to the south is the only viable landing site. Lucky for them, the ancient secret that hides beneath the ice could lead to bliss... or hell.
Dead Highways: Origins (A Post-Apocalyptic Zombie Adventure)
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Series: Dead Highways A Post Apocalyptic Zombie Adventure, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,130. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
His name is Jimmy. He’s twenty-two, skinny, and still a virgin. He has no friends. He lives with his grandma. He works at her used bookstore. He is in every sense of the word, a loser. This is your hero. Follow Jimmy and other survivors as they go on a crazy and comical post-apocalyptic adventure, searching for answers. But along the way, Jimmy may discover something even greater. Himself.
Mission Beyond The Stars: Book #1 of "Saga Of The Lost Worlds" by Neely and Dobbs
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Price: Free! Words: 93,800. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012 by Grady L Dobbs. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Two populated solar systems of the Kepren Cluster Alliance mysteriously vanished. The frantic Alliance leaders’ desperate evacuation plan was adamantly rejected—until a third system vanished. Later a lone planet vanishes; its freed moon may destroy Kepren, dooming billions. A select team must return, resolve a cosmic intrigue, confront a conflict of universes, and strive to prevent disaster.
Broken Dream
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Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A post-apoc short/novelette, from "Envisioning".
Special Trek: The Unknown Closet
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A rather ordinary day on the USS Magic Carrot turns rather special when Captain Andy's happy talk dinner is interrupted by something that must be explored.
The Edge
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Price: Free! Words: 81,780. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The interstellar war between the Earth allied Unity and the Kyrzal should have been quick and easy. The Unity victorious, the enemy humbled. But the war takes a nasty diversion. Mak, an Earth pod pilot aboard the DreadNought Exeter, finds that not all enemies are obvious. Nor are they easy. Hidden agendas, betrayals, complicate a dangerous situation into a fight just for survival.
Keepers of the Tallath
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Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It has been over seven years since the passing of Darren Blake's grandfather, but a call from the executor of his will after Darren's twenty fifth birthday produces one final keepsake from Grandpa Donald. The box given to Darren looks plain enough, but leaves him with one burning question: what is inside?
Atomic Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
At the core of the Industrial Revolution the world is on the verge of extraordinary technological advancements. A new and powerful energy source rises to dethrone the generalized use of steam. In the right hands, the new power source can speed up Mankind’s development but on the wrong hands it can destroy the world.
Original Strand
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Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
The human race did its best to annihilate itself and certainly went out with a bang. Hundreds of nuclear devices and biological viruses have transformed the earth into a no man’s land. For the isolated moon survivors, biodiversity takes on a whole new meaning. The story is roughly 9 700 words and was originally published in the June edition (2012) of eFiction.
Project Earth I: Origin
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Price: Free! Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.60 from 5 reviews)
An action-packed Science Fiction Novel that will move you and change your outlook on mankind and more! Lee Duran has brought this book from the future to deliver a message that could save us from our own destruction. Written in a language that can be easily understood. No need to have an "advanced English" in order to enjoy it.
Uncle Remy's Whizz-Bang Circus
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Price: Free! Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lizzie couldn't be more thrilled that her Uncle Remy's coming for keeps to Callisto--and her parents couldn't be more reserved. As Lizzie drags her best friend Skif and her best dog Twinkie across the barrens to see the transport ship land, complex relationships between friends, family, and whole colonies raise questions that aren't easily answered, and spaces not easily filled.
Planet X91 the beginning
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Series: planet x91, sci fi. Price: Free! Words: 22,700. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Planet X91 the beginning is a sci-fi adventure series. On board shuttle number one in hyper sleep are Clay Silver 16, Florian Fawkes 15 Josh Quinn 12. They wake five minutes before they crash. The three have to be a team to survive. What dangers will they discover? Will they be rescued? One bad mistake and the newest human colony of three will be extinct. Two questions remain. Who did it and why?
The Chronicles of Burntown, Pt. 2
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Price: Free! Words: 21,820. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
My name is Kelsey and I'm the last person in Kentsburg to know what happened before The Shock. They say everyone in this town has their own reasons for not wanting to leave. Mostly, it's just too scary to think about. Even if we could get back to civilization, none of us imagine it to be pretty. As for me, I don't have to imagine. I was in the city when it happened. I know we're going to die...
Star Wars: Traits Of Descent
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Price: Free! Words: 76,290. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Star Wars Fanbase Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A vigilante is killing current and former members of Black Sun. Some are saying he should continue. The Jedi have another sense of justice. Luke Skywalker investigates with the help of Mara Jade and Corran Horn. What they find is unexpected.
The Burial
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Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A young man attempts to bury a loved one in a post-apocalyptic world.
Nomabduce
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Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When a ransom demand arrives for a planet’s name, the inhabitants realise they can no longer remember it. What will they do to get it back? A 2300 word Science Fiction short story.
Augmented i
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Price: Free! Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Would you sacrifice your life for you family? Probably. Would you sacrifice your life for your friends? Possibly. But would you sacrifice your life for your clones?