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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.
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.
Monster or Marvel by Inge Moore
Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Scientists investigate a recent rash of birth defects, trying to uncover the cause. Mary, a research assistant, is anxious to meet the new research scientist, Dr. Celia Quinley. Celia has a strong affinity for her work and her study subjects. The two women soon become fast friends, but at the point when they achieve a breakthrough in their research, the unthinkable happens....
The Planets Are for the Prosperous by Brian S. Wheeler
Price: Free! Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(5.00 from 1 review)
Overpopulation has ruined the Earth. Housing stacks dot the landscape, surrounded by piles of discarded rubble. Yet the newly discovered, habitable planets in the cosmos provide hope, and the lottery offices provide a chance for those in the housing stacks to ascend into the stars. Only, the game is rigged, and all the treasure found in the stars will be wasted so long as the lottery entertains.
Secrets of the Elders (Chronicles of Acadia: Book I) by D. M. Almond
Price: Free! Words: 109,990. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After their peaceful village is raided by the foul monstrous skex, brothers Logan and Corbin Walker find themselves caught in a race against time, desperate to warn the capitol before the dangerous skex arrive to wreak the same havoc upon the unsuspecting people of Fal. Never could they imagine that this would only be the beginning of their unforgettable journey when Logan is exiled from Fal.
Mind Work by Sahib Srivastava
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Story is about a boy who in an unfortunate accident lost his father. Then gradually finds himself in a situation that can save his father life. Will he save his father? Or will his father die again? Lets find out!
Half Discovered Wings by David Brookes
Price: Free! Words: 130,820. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
It’s neither money nor morality that sends Joseph Gabel on his continent-wide pursuit, but the death of his love, destroyed by a creature who evades his capture. Hired by a mysterious magus, one of many supernaturally-powered individuals known as errants, the hunter travels towards the city of Shianti, built inside a huge crater – a remnant of the war which destroyed the world as we know it.