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Brothers in Exile (Sons of the Starfarers: Book I) by Joe Vasicek
Series: Sons of the Starfarers, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 37,990. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
On the fringes of settled space, two starfaring brothers discover a derelict station with a girl locked in cryofreeze. Realizing that they are her only hope for rescue, they set out to find a way to revive her. But a frontier war is brewing—one that they cannot hope to avoid.
Transgression: A Time-Travel Suspense Novel by R.S. Ingermanson
Series: City of God, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,000. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Randy Ingermanson. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.38 from 8 reviews)
Damien West is a physicist on a mission to kill the apostle Paul. He’s building a wormhole with the help of Ari Kazan, a young Israeli physicist in Jerusalem. Ari’s got his eye on Rivka Meyers, a hot young archaeology student from Berkeley. When Damien gets the wormhole working, he uses Rivka first as a guinea pig. Ari must decide whether to follow them--or lose the woman of his dreams forever.
Singing the Last Song by Jane B Night
Series: After the Explosion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,320. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2014 by BZ Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Dark and emotional, Singing the Last Song chronicles the lives of two women as they struggle to love in a world ravaged by war. Birdie Louis is part of a band protesting World War III which claimed the life of her brother. Her sister in law, Sharon Louis, is doing everything in her power to make sure her only son doesn't become a casualty of the same war that took her true love.
Fantastical Stories (Book 1) by Juraj Vondena
Price: Free! Words: 28,130. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Three stories from three different times and places, dealing with the same problem, which is, the end of existence. "Phoenix" is a story about an extraordinary elderly woman set in a fantasy world, "A change of heart" follows steps of a deep-space mining engineer and "Perseverance" is a dark comedy about a girl who becomes a vampire against her own will.
Northern Exposure: Episode Two by Luken Du Pont
Price: Free! Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Raised in a little fishing town, Cairo Goodridge instead opts for a bigger brighter future in the concrete jungle, New York City. Success surrounds him, but all good things have to come to an end. After the cruel hand of mother nature brings destruction and desolation to his new home. He is forced to survive in the new untamed twisted city, were being human just doesn't cut it any more!
Rworld - Cartoon Tickles by William Allen Perry 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Fiction » Science fiction » General
Do you dream of robots...well, they might dream of you? This collection of robot cartoons goes to the root of many questions about future 'beings' from the Silicon Kingdom.
Hallow by Renato Carreira
Price: Free! Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Walt Jenkins is not a nice or honest person. He can't even be a decent one. Still, he doesn't think that justifies being harassed by visitors from the future. Or having these time travelers inform him that a future religion sees him as a Christ figure. The ones that aren't trying to kill him to prevent it from happening, at least.
Santificado by Renato Carreira
Price: Free! Words: 49,730. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Walt Jenkins não é uma pessoa simpática ou honesta. Nem sequer consegue ser uma pessoa decente. Mesmo assim, não lhe parece nada justificável que comece a ser assediado por gente vinda do futuro. Ou que estes viajantes no tempo lhe expliquem que uma religião futura o vê como figura messiânica. Os que não tentam matá-lo para impedir que aconteça, pelo menos.
Fiction Vortex - May 2014 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
We've got more great stories for you this month, with a god morgue, a few unexplained benefactors, and a xenobiologist who would really rather not be eaten by space slugs. Yep, it's that good.
Pillar's Shadow by Lijah Phoenix
Price: Free! Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Rhine Toledo lives in a Post-Apocalyptic world of scorching sun and jagged earth. By some miraculous intervention of fate he made it across the endless sand dunes and has arrived in a place no one knew existed: Pillar’s Shadow, a place unlike any he’s seen before.
Joyeux anniversaire by SAID
Series: Coffee Stories, dessert #4. Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: French. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
J’ai toujours fait ce qu’il fallait. J’ai toujours été comme il faut, ni trop, ni trop peu. Des années de mimétisme au service de ma sociabilité. Et malgré cela, aujourd'hui, tout le monde m'a oublié.
Dragonfire by David Rose
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Two Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a short story. Dragonfire is the name of the game, a new, totally immersive computer game set in a fantasy world. Figurative dragons lurk in hidden places, the stakes are high, and losing the game means losing your life - or does it?
Far Freedom by Warren Merkey
You set the price! Words: 390,770. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the 20th Century the marriage of a near-sighted astronomer to a crippled mathematician produces a possible revolution in physics theory. A secret experiment to verify an application of their theory has major consequences for humanity - and for aliens - in the far future. In that far future, two women, a singing admiral and a renowned physician, steal a Navy starship...
A la poursuite de l’Immortalité by Marco Santini
Price: Free! Words: 64,650. Language: French. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Préface Diego Dalla Palma, participation spéciale Nikola Danaylov - “A la poursuite de l’Immortalité” se distingue pour la variété des personnages, l’éventail des thèmes ainsi que l’histoire articulée qui enveloppe - à travers une trame riche de suspens, d’action et de réflexions – les humains, les intelligences artificielles et les âmes, ces dernières étant obtenues en digitalisant le cerveau.
The Asteroid Belt by Stephen Brandon
Series: Saturn 2020, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Tim didn't exactly lie to me when he offered to help me achieve my impossible ambition. If I hadn't been dazzled by my dream, I'd have realized what I could be letting myself in for. He gave me a simple job that wasn't so simple. Herding cats is simple! All I ever wanted was to get to space! His simple job put me number 1 on the list of people earth wanted annihilated.
Perseguendo l'Immortalità by Marco Santini
Price: Free! Words: 56,680. Language: Italian. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Prefazione Diego Dalla Palma, contributo speciale Nikola Danaylov - “Perseguendo l’Immortalità” si distingue per la varietà dei personaggi, la molteplicità dei temi trattati così come per la storia articolata che coinvolge in una trama ricca di suspense ed azione - ma anche di riflessioni - umani, intelligenze artificiali ed anime, queste ultime ottenute digitalizzando il cervello dopo la morte.
Dead End of a Circle by David Myhro
Price: Free! Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This is the story of a man that is completely indestructible. It explores his dealings with mankind as he, due to his infinite lifespan, abides with humanity from the very beginning until the very end when all life in the universe faces inevitable extinction as the last stars burn out. He also contemplates himself, being unsure of who or what he is and where he came from.