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Guardians of the Herald: Issues 1-45 Angels and Demons by Mark Malcolm
Series: Guardians of the Herald, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,300. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Angels and demons fight for possession of human souls in a realm that overlaps our own, which side are you on?
Thieves' Guild eBook Bundle/Box Set (Books 1-4) by C.G. Hatton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 383,260. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Blackmail, murder, betrayal and the highest bounty in history set the Thieves’ Guild at the centre of a conflict that sparks a galaxy-wide war. This eBook bundle contains the first four books in the fast-paced, sci-fi action adventure series: Residual Belligerence #1, Blatant Disregard #2, Harsh Realities #3 and Wilful Defiance #4.
The Mind-Power Avenger (THE MIND-POWER AVENGER #1) by Doctor MC, Mad Scientist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,750. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2017 by Hypo To Helio Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Eighteen-year-old John Bradford assists a stranded alien, Ploryunv, to repair his spaceship; in the process, Ploryunv boosts John's brain. The result is that John can read people's minds, control a person's body like a puppet master, and plant suggestions in someone's head. John uses his improved brain to revenge himself on the people who killed his parents.
Aurealis #95 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #95 features new fiction from around the world, articles, interviews and reviews.
The Rift by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 310,490. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
"The Rift would be a very good beach book, if you could put it down long enough to get into the water." —— The San Diego Union Tribune FRACTURE LINES PERMEATE THE CENTRAL UNITED STATES. Some comprise the New Madrid fault, the most dangerous earthquake zone in the world. Other fracture lines are social—— economic, religious, racial, and ethnic. What happens when they all crack at once?
Aurealis #94 by Michael Pryor (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Issue 94 of Australia's longest-running SF/Fantasy magazine has fiction from Emilie Collyer, Matthew R Ward and Jen White, non-fiction from Lachlan Walter and Gillian Polack.
Scouts Out by A.A. Forringer
Series: Outfitters Universe, Fleet Story 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,170. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.00 from 1 review)
The Earth is threatened by the Alarian Empire; the Outfitters a mysterious but seemingly omni-potent alien race, pluck humans from history who had ‘no substantial impact’ to man a fleet to save mankind. Leo a college student wakes to find himself in the year 2050, he is offered command of a recon ship, staffed with among others an frontiersman from the 1760’s,and a slave from ancient Roman.
The Steerswoman by Rosemary Kirstein
Series: The Steerswoman, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,920. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
If you ask, she must answer: no steerswoman may refuse a question, or reply with anything but the truth. All they know is shared freely, with any who ask. But when the steerswoman Rowan investigates a small, lovely, inexplicable object, she suddenly finds she must flee, fight for her life -- or worse, lie. Because one kind of knowledge has always been denied the steerswomen: Magic.
Aurealis #93 by Michael Pryor (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Aurealis #93 contains features the atmospheric ‘Always’ by Si Wang, Meryl Stenhouse’s elliptical 'Collected Emails', and Michael Johnston’s ‘The Trees’, where darkness abides. We also have Chris Large’s interview with Francesca Haig, author of ‘The Fire Sermon’, Ross Hamilton's ‘Beam me up, Scotty:’ The Impact of Science Fiction on Scientific Development', reviews and more.
The Vampyre Blogs - Coming Home by Allan Krummenacker & Helen Krummenacker
Series: Para-Earth. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,970. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
In 1861 sixteen year old Nathan joined the Union Army, vowing he would not let the war change him... he was wrong. 2014, after wandering the world for 150 years, drinking blood and avoiding sunlight, Nathan is finally coming home. It will be a lonely homecoming, or so he thinks. Someone is waiting to welcome him home, while another seeks his destruction so IT can claim this world for itself.
Aurealis #91 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Aurealis #91 The June 2016 issue of the award winning speculative fiction magazine is now available. This latest issue has all of the fiction, non fiction, news and reviews that our readers love and expect. Find out why so many people rely on Aurealis for their hit of quality Speculative Fiction.
Zombie Ocean Box Set: Books 1-3 by Michael John Grist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 255,570. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural(5.00 from 1 review)
7 billion zombies. No hope left. Would you survive? This box set includes the first three books in the Zombie Ocean series, with over 750 pages (250,000 words) of uniquely original post-apocalyptic survival adventure. When the zombie apocalypse hits America, not a soul is left alive. Except Amo. He's a comic book artist. He's a video game world builder. Will he survive?
Under the Ice Blades by Lindsay Buroker
Series: Dragon Blood. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,980. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Captain Astuawilda Kaika is an elite forces soldier, a demolitions expert, and a woman who loves secret missions. She most certainly isn’t someone with the patience to teach General Zirkander’s raw cadets how to survive encounters with the enemy. Certain she’s been given this duty as a punishment, she confronts her superiors, only to find out that King Angulus himself gave her the assignment.
With a Twist of the Nib by Karen J Carlisle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: Australian English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of ten speculative fiction short stories. Dwarves, vampires, time travel, detectives, steampunk adventures or supernatural events - take your pick. With a Twist of the Nib is full of quick-read stories - reading times from under two minutes to under fifteen minutes per story. Perfect for commuting, waiting in line or when time is short.
A Breath of Hope by Robert E. Taylor
Series: The Humal Sequence, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,820. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The Humals. Humanoid Aliens. They dominated the spiral arm millennia ago then vanished without trace. Man had found traces of their presence, reverse-engineered their technology and speculated endlessly about their demise. But no one really knew what had happened. No one knew why they had disappeared or why so few traces of them remained...
Avogadro Corp: The Singularity is Closer than It Appears by William Hertling
Series: Singularity, Singularity Series Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,480. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
David Ryan is the designer of ELOPe, an email language optimization program. When the project is in danger of being canceled, David embeds a hidden directive in the software accidentally creating an artificial intelligence. David is initially thrilled when the project is allocated extra servers and programmers. But excitement turns to fear as he realizes he's being manipulated.
Aurealis #86 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the last Aurealis issue for 2015, Australia’s premier fantasy and science fiction magazine goes out with a bang. Looking for some holiday period reading? Check out the Aurealis 2015 speculative fiction recommended reading list. Aurealis #86 features Janet Haigh’s moody and atmospheric “Potkin” and Lachlan Huddy’s comic seafaring science-fantasy “Adrift on the Smoky Sea”.