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Relinquish: Book II of the Rising Trilogy by Amy Miles
Series: The Rising Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,600. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The rising is over, but the war continues to rage. King Aloysius knows Illyria exists and will stop at nothing to possess her. Jealousy drives a wedge between Illyria and Eamon. When Bastien reveals himself as her guide into enemy territory, an ambush lands them in captivity. Illyria is faced with the truth that she is not ready to face her destiny…or let Bastien go again.
Aurealis #90 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #90 is the latest edition of the award winning Australian speculative fiction magazine. Aurealis publishes new fiction and non fiction from around the world and has a reputation for showcasing the best new writing talent. This issue features stories from Marlee Jane Ward, Nick Nedeljkovic and Alex Hardison as well as reviews, articles, interviews and secret histories.
Unleash the Undead by Samie Sands
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Delve into the horrifying world of the zombie apocalypse, as bought to you by the following authors and artists: J.L.Drake, Marina Hume, Matías Andrés Bravo Jara, Ana Prundaru, J.H., Dale Herring, Jonny Graham, Klarissa Del Rossario, Saadia Ammad, Akash Sagar, Rob Shepherd, Rhys Curtis-Thompson, Kayleigh Edwards, Diego Tonini, Lachelle Redd, Victoria Pagac, Noel Osualdini, Glen Holman, Mathias Ja
Foothold by FTG Thornton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General(2.50 from 2 reviews)
What started out as a small New Hampshire college town turns into the last foothold of mankind left in the Universe. Alone and in possession of a unique technology, the last of our kind find threats and hope wait around every corner.
Remnants (Remnants Trilogy, Book 1) by John Hennessy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,650. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
The world ended in silence. No birds chirping. Dogs barking. Cars thrumming. No people going about their busy lives. After the aliens arrive, they clear the globe of every living animal, except for a few scattered bands of human survivors. Now Maggy, Darrel, and Félix embark on an expedition down the west coast, searching for safety in a landscape that promises only a gruesome death.
Aurealis #89 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis opens with a haunting image of ghosts reburying their dead at low tide from David Versace ‘The Lighthouse at Cape Defeat’, then moves through the gentle organic world-building of Adrik Kemp’s ‘Blossom Fall’ and finally onto Heidi Kneale’s intriguing steampunkish ‘How He Wound Up’.
Legendary Stories: What Went Wrong? by Jan Flynn, Bryan Nickelberry, Holly Riordan, Matthew Harrison, N.O.A. Rawle, Dan Szczesny, Ben Howels, Gregory Norris, Larry Lefkowitz, Jonathan Shipley, Edward Ahern, Eric J. Guignard, Charles Gramlich, TS Alan, & T.R. North
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Lit Select. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Everyone’s had THAT day—the one where a spell went south, a glitch ate some code in the doomsday device, and aliens are on the move eat your brains. Okay, maybe we haven't all had that day. In What Went Wrong?, fifteen authors give us stories of the best laid plans gone awry. From humorous to horrific and everything in between, this selection of tales is certain to make any day look better.
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 9: Warpath by Randolph Lalonde
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,180. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The war is on! Conflict grips the Iron Head Nebula and the star system that Jake, Ayan, Minh-Chu and their loved ones call home. The Order of Eden, British Alliance and other organisations creeping in the shadows enter into an all-or-nothing conflict that will change the political shape of the galaxy for centuries while Freeground is forced to leave its home space in search of help and safety.
Paladin's Odyssey by Bruce Fottler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,680. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Joseph Paladin is a renowned national hero, but is he really the person who many hold in high esteem?
Kirev's Door: A Quentin Black Mystery Prequel by JC Andrijeski
Series: Quentin Black Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015 by White Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Kirev is a seer. Raised in an alternate version of our Earth where his people are enslaved under humans, Kirev joins a resistance army of rebel seers after spending most of his youth in work camps. He wants to help his people, but during his first mission with the rebels, Kirev faces a terrifying new future when a voice from his past intervenes and sends his life into a whole different direction.
Kingdom City: Resurrection by Ben Ireland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,500. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
With the death of Kingdom City’s chief of police in a terrorist attack, Autumn Stevens lost the only man who could save her from herself. Still paralyzed by grief after six months, the last thing she expected was his return—along with three thousand of his fallen comrades.
Tobol by Mark W. Richards
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,880. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Simon Tolhurst is a suburban Australian kid dealing with friends, parents, teachers and his first girlfriend. Many of the adults around him seek regular solace from a ubiquitous appliance called Tobol. His girlfriend and her father reveal that Tobol is not what it seems, leading to a cascading sequence of events that result in a global catastrophe for which Simon is a catalyst.
Hardwired (Complete Novel) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,270. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Earth lies prostrate beneath the lash of the Orbital powers, and Earth’s Balkanized nations have no choice but to let the Orbitals plunder their remaining wealth. But now, if the criminal underworld and the guerilla underground can join forces, there is a chance to shift the balance of power. . .
'Til Undeath Do Us Part by Jessica Alter
Series: Cryptid. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,370. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Psychologist Maggie Glass, Psychic Medium Edward Case, and Biologist Kalyani Sharma have a big problem. In the real world, vampires don’t exist. Tell that to the one who’s looking for love in the Valley of the Sun and won’t be stopped until he bites the girl. Never mind the chupacabra in the freezer at home. Things just went from weird to paranormal.
Aurealis #87 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurealis goes global with #87, starting off the year in supernova mode with Sean Monaghan's ‘The Root Bridges of Haemae’, a resonant off-world story featuring a truly alien culture. Just when you’ve recovered from the breakneck hybrid that is Ian Bell’s ‘Elven Blades', brace yourself for Deborah Sheldon’s nail-biting ride through the white wastelands of Antarctica, ‘Across the White Desert’.
Lost: Cat by Kasey Rubenstein
Series: Collidor. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 14, 2016 by Reality Skimming Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
So much depends on a lost cat. In a future where unlucky people like Hector can't shut out the distress of others, Hector has to learn why. Even though he's miserable himself.
Aurealis #81 by Michael Pryor (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Aurealis #81 is the latest issue from Australia's longest-running speculative fiction journal, with stories, interviews (John Scalzi!) and reviews.
Temporal Contingency by Joseph R. Lallo
Series: Big Sigma, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,640. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Some problems just won’t stay solved. After his devastating clash with a robotic scourge in his last adventure, Lex’s life is finally getting back on track. It seems like he might even be able to return to the race track. Mad inventor Karter and his AI Ma have other plans. They’ve discovered a problem so large that in the present it cannot be solved. In the past, however, they might have a chance.
The Lost Star Episode Two by Odette C. Bell
Series: The Lost Star. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,190. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In Episode Two of the Lost Star Ava is close to death. She lies unconscious in the med bay, while Captain McClane fights for her life. The resistance will do anything to kill her. With spies in the Coalition, Captain McClane must make a drastic decision to save her life. Because if she dies, the Coalition may die with her….