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Lanterns In The Morning by Peter Sargent
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Molly arranges stones in a circle while the city across the pond burns. Her parents wait inside and watch, deciding whether she is the reason for the world's end or the only force that can stop it. In this science fiction short story, we revisit the implications of the Sorter, the computer that can program humans.
Kill the Past, Destroy the World by Rory Mackay
Price: Free! Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An old sorceress returns to her homeland, determined to seek revenge for the sins of the past, while embroiled in a plot that will jeopardise the future of her world. Blurring the boundaries between good and evil, this intriguing short story serves as prelude to the epic fantasy/science-fiction novel "The Key of Alanar". Rory Mackay is author of the critically acclaimed novel "Eladria".
Complexity by Michael Lloyd
You set the price! Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Human mind was the Universe's greatest creation. Until now. The internet has become sentient. For Lyle Cutler, this means being drawn into a hidden world of scientists who see past the impending Singularity, and into a future in which those who control matter... control the universe.
Terra Online by Enamu Tamara
Price: Free! Words: 27,350. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the year 2144 after years of research the teslar corporation one the top game produces in the world launch their newest creation TERRA an MMORPG that has never been seen before where players are transported into another world ,a world of humans dwarfs and elves to an age where they battle monsters and each other to complete quests and end the game for the grand prize of a hundred million.
Flight by Bernard Wilkerson
Price: Free! Words: 31,060. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Episode 2 of Earth. A devastating attack by the strangely human Hrwang leaves the Earth eerily quiet. No cellphones. No broadcasts. No electric power. Survivors scramble to find safety in the aftermath. Bernard Wilkerson continues his Hrwang invasion saga with an action-packed installment that will leave the reader aching to know what happens next.
Neptune Road Volume VI-A by Betsy Streeter
Series: Neptune Road. Price: Free! Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Volume 6-A of the serial science fiction story, Neptune Road. After a few false starts, Earth scientists have managed to convert Neptune into a habitable planet. The sunlight and air are borrowed, the surface is unstable, and the inhabitants are - inventive. Welcome to Neptune Road.
The Key to Humanity by David Sears
Price: Free! Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Mahel, an agent of the advanced civilization responsible for creating the Human experiment and living among humans for over three hundred years, must face the challenges of protecting humanity as the closely guarded knowledge of the experiment becomes known to the enemies of the Varanian Empire and the Key to Humanity could be unleashed on the unsuspecting peoples of Earth.
A Daring Beginning by Nora Gladstone
Price: Free! Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Doc is on a high. A celebrated genius at NASA, he’s grown accustomed to receiving one accolade on the back of another. A new face appears in the organization and Doc suddenly finds his solitary work life a little lonely. Janet and Doc find themselves in the middle of a conspiracy that will change the world as they know it. Assuming of course, they survive long enough to learn the truth.
Message from Tomorrow; a Near Future Time Travel, Science Fiction Novella by H. Bradley Stucki
Price: Free! Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
"Message from Tomorrow" is a science fiction novella rollicking through 22,000 words. Get set for a thriller of a ride. See for yourself. If you like mystery and suspense; if you like family drama; if you like science fiction and time travel, you’ll enjoy this novella. This is a new-type thriller with computer science and a touch of Space Time thrown in.
Mutation Z: The Ebola Zombies by Marilyn Peake
Price: Free! Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Emma Johnson, recent nursing school graduate, volunteers to work at an Ebola treatment and research camp in West Africa. There, she discovers that human medical experiments are being conducted on both the Ebola virus and a man-made Zombie virus. It appears the World Health Organization, the CDC and the U.S. military are all involved.
System Lords by Brett P. S.
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Visaari traveled to Callisto from a faraway star in a distant corner of the Milky Way. The life forms of Earth harnessed Atomic power years ago, grinding their civilization to dust. The ruling Visaari council in the system debated their future stake in a dwindling, though fledgling people. At'rif, a young Visaari filled with love for the humans, sensed the council's commitment waning.
Damage Control - ARC by Mary Jeddore Blakney
Price: Free! Words: 44,770. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The cute little alien ape that ended up in a remote village due to a lab experiment didn't seem like anything to worry about. The simple village people took it in and fed it and kept it out of the sun, and the scientists went on with their research. But the ape's determination to return home has pushed respected leaders to desperate measures and brought half the galaxy to the brink of war.
The Spiral Effect by James Gilmartin
Price: Free! Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mashups
99% of the Earth’s population exhibits signs of telepathy and telekinesis. 99% of the Earth’s population is dying from a mysterious new disease. The Collector, unaffected by the virus, has taken it upon himself to search for answers. Pushed by the single command: Find the Cause, Find the Source, Find the Beginning, he traverses through other minds, collecting memories to find a cure.
The Grande Galactic Bouffe by Arlo Tratlonovich
Series: The Galactic Alliance - Special. Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
After the events in the Ceres star cluster, other protagonists also find time to follow their usual businesses. Tami Hethal, the Solvanian GSA Agent, has been reassigned to a special training in Jiuquan. At the same time, her friend Rolf Katman is planning to visit the Grande Galactic Bouffe...
Sleeping Sickness by Peter Sargent
Price: Free! Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this Sorter Universe Story, a med student trapped on board a space craft has to prevent a mutiny and the release of thousands of killers from a deep space mental institution.
Lucent Sylph by RJ Conte
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lucas Thissel has something he fears: an alien species of palm-sized glass fairies called Lucent Sylphs. They came through a portal from a parallel, metaphysical dimension, and they indenture themselves as slaves to human beings. Too much neglect or unkindness, and they will cloud over and disintegrate. Too much love and their hearts are overcome and burst. And one has attached herself to him.
Messiah by John Andrew C. Chilver
Price: Free! Words: 27,200. Language: British English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
'Messiah' is the story of the second coming. Not of Christ, but of of his kind – visitors who had been to earth before, and recognized the potential – both good and bad – of its inhabitants. Written and set in 1999, just prior to the Millennium, Messiah is a thought provoking contemplation of belief and its origins – and the lengths to which the faithful will go to protect their religion.
Betrothed Episode One by Odette C. Bell
Price: Free! Words: 53,270. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Sometimes destiny can no longer wait …. Annie Carter is new to the future. Born 400 years in the past, she was cryogenically frozen after a serious illness, only to wake up to a new world. One that has a plan for her.