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Appearances, they Deceive by Geltab
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Man has wondered if we are alone in the universe since our beginning, the answer came in ships the size of our moon. They arrived, hovering there silently for two generations, ringing the earth with their ships. These aliens were insidious, there were no attacks, no explosions, no invasions. We found out later they infected us with a virus, without obedience it would be activated. Who will help?
The Psychic Dimension, Part II by Jay Dubya
You set the price! Words: 200,720. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Psychic Dimension, Part II is a collection of sci-fi paranormal stories, and the new work is the companion book to author Jay Dubya's The Psychic Dimension.
Chariots of Heaven by R.T. Edwins
Price: Free! Words: 92,380. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The first installment in the tale of ancient “Gods” that come to earth in search of precious resources, but instead find ghosts from their own past. Most surprisingly these ghosts take the form of two human girls, Kira and her younger sister Kaya. Discovering that the sisters possess rare abilities, the alien deities decide to take the girls to their home planet Tython to learn more about them.
Tales of the Solar Rangers: The Time Thieves of Mars by Victoria Young
Series: Tales of the Solar Rangers, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 56,330. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
From the Golden Age of science fiction tradition comes the story of a team of elite Solar Defense Force Rangers as they race to find the ancient time traveling orbs of Mars. A shadowy group of outlaws also want the orbs for their own secret plans and will do anything to obtain them. The Rangers must face their own past before they jeopardize the mission and their lives.
Psychonaut: The Nexus by K.Z. Freeman
Price: Free! Words: 68,650. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 1 review)
Whoever coined the phrase 'fellow wanderer' had probably never wandered in an apocalyptic wasteland where people want to kill you and take your gun.
We Had Stars Once by Critical Mass Rocketworks
Price: Free! Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by 1889 Labs. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Join a girl discovering her true, supernatural origins. Follow a famous babysitter into space. Journey through dystopia with a man who has lost everything, and experience the exhilaration of finally making it home. Aliens, cocky knights, and superheroes do battle with inner darkness and things that go bump in the night.
Interview Room 9 by C P Sennett
Series: The Squad B archives, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
The Squad B archives Vol: 1 - In 2032 Essex police pull over a suspect for a simple driving offence. The suspect’s demeanour and bag full of firearms indicate to Officer Trent that this isn’t going to be an ordinary interview.
Peta Z by Víctor Blázquez
Price: Free! Words: 64,470. Language: Spanish. Published: July 10, 2013 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Solo hacen falta once bastardos para destruir tu infancia. Terror, aventuras, misterio, humor, crítica social y sobre todo mucha mala leche. Once relatos en los que los dibujos de nuestra más tierna infancia se mezclan con muertos vivientes.
“Star Wars: A Smuggler's Entanglement. Part III of III.” by scifiguy3553
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
After escaping to planet Lehon from the Empire, Deacon 90 revealed to the Kaird family that he was once a Jedi! The Burned Cloak crew encountered Jedi survivors of Order 66 in the Rakata ruins. Encouraged by the Jedi Colony's embrace of him and the Kaird family, he reclaimed his name and identity. But the arrival of a Black Sun agent and his proposition may offer Deacon
(Insert Appropriate Name for a Slightly Humourous Alien Story Here) Part 1 by AM Cullens
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Story about an Alien stopping by earth while his wife and her sister goes shopping at Pluto. And then changes the life of Phillip, a severely depressed human being who is probably a bad representative of the Human race... then again maybe not.
Birthright (The Technomage Archive, Book 1) by B.J. Keeton
Series: The Technomage Archive. Price: Free! Words: 119,670. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Damien Vennar used to be a god. As a technomage of the Archive, Damien had the power to create entire universes. Then, five hundred years ago, he gave it all up. He suspended the nanotechnology in his bloodstream and began to age—and eventually die—like anyone else. For centuries, Damien has lived among those who once worshiped him, his real identity fading into myth and legend.
Felled by Ark by Aaron Lee
Price: Free! Words: 78,850. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.00 from 3 reviews)
For all the Wanderer knows, everyone else in the world is dead. Dead, however, seems to have a flexible definition these days. As he combs the corpse-littered streets of Tokyo for his wife, the Wanderer will find himself stalked by possible survivors, remnants of the metropolis, and something much worse.
Redacted #823 by GM Brown
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Redacted- a modern euphemism for censorship of documents. In this short story, it is not a document that has been redacted-but a person, and this short story is a one page speculative perspective of their experience. Inspiration comes from thinking about where is Edward Snowden now.
El tercer nacimiento de Ulises by Jose Docavo Alberti
Price: Free! Words: 90,900. Language: Spanish. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Ulises San Juan, geólogo planetario y trabajador de la NASA en sus instalaciones de Robledo de Chavela en Madrid, amenaza con destruir al ser humano y conseguir así proteger a la Tierra de nuestros abusos. Sólo Elena, alertada por Ramita y ayudada por Héctor, posee la capacidad de evitar lo que de otra manera no sería evitable. ¿Conseguirá Ulises al final su propósito?
The Villager by Matt Kruze
Price: Free! Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A tranquil village at the centre of an international conspiracy, and a predator who will stop at nothing to meet the demands of his corporate paymasters.
Beyond Uranus by Stewart Bruce & Nigel Moreland
Series: The Uranus Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 85,040. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.33 from 6 reviews)
Roy is taken from his boring job and launched into a galaxy of adventure. What should be a simple job of shunting space freighters turns into a hilarious cosmic adventure where Roy uncovers the truth about his past. A comedy space romp!