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An Unexpected Return by Jessica E. Subject
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Looking to experience all the universe has to offer, Prince Aristides escapes from the kingdom of Tyto and travels through space to the Emerald Planet, Elatia. He yearns to partake in the activities the planet is famous for and fulfill all his sexual desires, but loses his heart and soul to an Adamos apprentice. ..
Aurealis #79 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Now in its 25th year, Aurealis continues to provide new speculative fiction, reviews and much more. This issue features stories by Melanie Rees and Lachlan Huddy, as well as Part 2 of Terry Wood's 'History of the Flying Car', and a new instalment of the Secret History of Australia.
The Engine Driver (A Dystopian Short Story) by Tracy Marchini
Series: Now Hear This!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Brig has never been allowed to hear a sad song in her entire life. Her Playlist Treatment Plan, designed to control her emotions by playing appropriate songs in her head, isn’t working for her. But when her friend is chosen to go to Musician’s School and given a musical instrument, Brig might have her one chance to hear a song that matches how she really feels, instead of how she should.
Qualify by Vera Nazarian
Series: The Atlantis Grail. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 207,320. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In 2047 an asteroid is hurtling toward Earth, and the descendants of ancient Atlantis have returned from the stars to offer humanity help. But they can only save a tiny percent of Earth’s population. To be chosen, you must Qualify, or you die. Sixteen-year-old Gwen Lark is a klutzy nerd but determined to Qualify and rescue her entire family by competing in the brutal Games of the Atlantis Grail.
'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 » Science fiction » General
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.
Proxy by Jason Mallory
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Robots replace human workers, devastating the economy. Civil War begins as presidential hopefuls legislate amid corruption.
The Keepers (or The Momentum). by Kent Harris
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,290. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.00 from 10 reviews)
Follows the lives of two characters Lysei, (an orphan selected by the overlords of the human population (The Keepers) to prevent humanity from self-destructing because of hyper-sexuality and all its consequences and Rikki (a famous musician who is one of proponents responsible for the destruction) as they come to terms of what is good and what is bad and what is going on in the world.
The Man Who Made No Mistakes by Scott William Carter
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What if you had the power to rewind time? Make a scene in a restaurant, give your boss the finger, rob a bank just to see how it feels — you could satisfy any whim, fulfill any desire. The man who wanders into Father Holder's Las Vegas confessional says he has just such a power. This remarkable tale leads off Scott William Carter's latest short story collection.
Song of a Dead Star by Zamil Akhtar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,690. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Zamil Akhtar delivers an epic science fantasy adventure filled with mystery and romance. When Kav sleeps, a firefly whispers in his ear that his wife is not dead. But to find her he has to kill the Magi that protect Eden.
Keep Your Enemies Close by H. S. Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,380. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
With the aliens' arrival, Lia signs up to protect her town, but when the invaders attack, Lia and her comrades are helpless to stop them. After the attack, she discovers that several of the townspeople, including her family, were abducted. Despite Lia’s pleading, no one wants to save those taken by the aliens. Desperate to rescue her family, Lia turns to the only source of help she can find.
Escape (The Lion's Den #1) by Michelle Webster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,280. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In a future where the rich rule, the poor are forgotten, and there is no middle class, what happens to a teen girl from the poor when she is kidnapped in the middle of the night and sold into a ruthless industry meant to sustain the extravagant lifestyles of the rich at any cost? And how far will her brother go to save her?
Chasing Redemption by Bruce Fottler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,940. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A missing commercial space vessel threatens to undo decades of fragile but enduring peace between superpowers. A reinstated captain, whose promising career in Earth Space Defense almost ended after a tragic accident a year earlier, is tasked to investigate. He and his crew soon find themselves drawn into events that uncover deep secrets with alarming ramifications.
Axira Episode Two by Odette C. Bell
Series: Axira. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,360. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
It’s been several months since the Hendra incident. Academy life has returned to normal. Normal won’t last. A new group is forming on campus. Isolationists and racists, they start targeting anyone who doesn’t ‘fit’. Which includes Axira. That isn’t her only problem. There’s a visiting scientist researching subspace fields. One she recognises – a foot soldier of her master....
The Emperor's Edge Collection, Books 1-3 by Lindsay Buroker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 321,220. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
An enforcer wanted dead for crimes she didn’t commit... An assassin wanted dead for crimes he did commit… Normally, they would be enemies, but they both seek the same thing: exoneration.
Ten Thousand Miles Up by Rick Griffin
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
Unicorn Witch III (Return To Earth) by Derek White
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012 by Melanie Newton. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
At the end of Unicorn Witches an offer is made to recruit a geneticist from Earth to help cure the Godhes’ problems once and for all. When this offer is accepted nobody on Refuge has any idea what an adventure this would become. Marcus will deal with the Mafia family who tried to have him killed, Melanie will help out her old clinic, now The Mission Hospital, and Beverley Carpenter, expert gen
The Demon Master's Wife (Book 2 of the Forced To Serve Series) by Donna McDonald
Series: Forced To Serve, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,280. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
If she’d had a choice, Ania Looren would have chosen death over becoming a demon host. Now as she struggles to accept the fate her mate, Captain Liam Synar, forced upon her, she must decide whether to end her life or make a deal with the demon that could unravel 800 years of peaceful enlightenment. And decide she must before Conor Synar destroys everyone in his path to claim the demon for himself.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2015) by Bards and Sages Publishing
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Imminent - a Truth Seekers conspiracy thriller by Anne-Rae Vasquez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: American English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(5.00 from 1 review)
The American government has ordered all citizens to implant microchips under the guise of an emergency program to coordinate the distribution of much needed food and supplies after devestating natural disasters hit the entire nation. Little do they know what the government’s real plans are.The end of the world is at hand unless Jakob Karim and resisters succeed in exposing the lies.
Space Viking Legacy: The Tanith Gambit by Dietmar Arthur Wehr
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 80,640. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This new sequel to H. Beam Piper's classic novel Space Viking continues the epic story of revenge, redemption and lust for power. Fleets are massing in preparation for the full scale war between the emerging Space Viking Empire and the handful of planets that have not yet sunk into barbarism. Piper's original (and free) Space Viking can be found at gutenberg.org