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Aurealis #94
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.
Sparks
Series: Shock Me, Book Two. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,710. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Donna Young might still be considered a high school nobody, and an invisible facet to her town, but that doesn’t change the fact that her life is in danger, thanks to her shocking powers. Living secretly amongst the enemy isn’t easy, especially when she used to love the most special of them all: Ryan Applegate.
Aurealis #93
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.
Star Crusader: Hero of the Alliance
Series: Star Crusader, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,180. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nate has a talent for space combat after hundreds of victories in the Star Crusader videogame simulation. His skills are unique, enough to gain him a rare privilege. The chance to join five other Alliance cadets and escape the dull routine of the classroom. They will enter a fierce competition light-years away in the ancient Byotai Empire.
Relinquish: Book II of the Rising Trilogy
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.
Amazons, Nadine's Bible (Vol 1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Aliens, Time Travel, Warp Speed, Sasquatches, Ancient Worlds, Middle-Earth, High Elves, Dwarven Races, Shape-Shifters, Re-Imagining the Bible, Joan of Arc, Conspiracy Theories, Supernatural Magic...this is NOT your basic Amazons tale.
The Celaran Refuge
Series: Parker Interstellar Travels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,010. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Celaran Refuge is the eighth book in the PIT series. The PIT team learns more about friend and foe alike as they fight for their lives alongside their new allies, the Celarans.
Diva
Series: Jit'Suku Chronicles - Arcana. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
What happens when Special Forces hero John Starbridge finally meets the intergalactic superstar known only as Diva? Sparks fly, passions ignite, and the universe is about to go supernova. But not if John and Diva have anything to say about it. Divided by their loyalties, united in trying to save mankind, they will put it all on the line to prevent all-out war. Or die trying.
Lords of War (Star Crusades: Mercenaries, Book 1)
Series: Star Crusades: Mercenaries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: British English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Great Biomech War left millions dead, colonies burned, and cities turned to ash. Millions continue to endure in the harshest of conditions. The Alliance attempts to restore order, yet already new enemies have begun to strike at will, encouraged by their weakness. Border planets succumb to the raids of warlords, and many doubt how long the peace will last, after it was won at such cost.
Zombies! Episode 3.0: Deigh of the Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
It has been 3 years since an effective treatment for the zombie plague was discovered. Despite the treatment, though, the plague endures. Those who fight the plague, both on the front lines and behind laboratory benches, still work feverishly to keep it at bay. Life, such as it is, goes on.
Aurealis #89
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’.
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 9: Warpath
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.
Aurealis #90
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.
The Amity Incident
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,440. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Exiled from her home colony into a hostile land of venomous, poisonous, and otherwise dangerous things, T'reka the Mad, humble scientist, must forge an unlikely peace with the most dangerous creatures in the known universe - HUMANS! [We're mostly harmless, we swear.]
Battle Beyond Earth: Resurrection
Series: Battle Beyond Earth, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Four centuries have passed since the end of the alien invasion that almost destroyed humanity. The surviving races, human and alien, now live in peace as allies. But when a terrifying new enemy cuts a path of destruction through the Alliance, there seems little hope of resistance. The situation is desperate, and desperate measures are required.
Aurealis #88
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,440. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Melanie Rees’ wicked little tale of frenetic tweeting, ‘#WhatIsHendersonsCurse’, opens the latest issue of Aurealis. In ‘The Planetary Survey’, Tom Dullemond explores what might go wrong with humans trying to understand aliens, and the implications for advertising campaigns. Jessi Hammond’s ‘Wired’ is a tense near-future thriller that proves big business really does get away with murder.
The Man Who Made No Mistakes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 3: Triton
Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,880. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.75 from 16 reviews)
After narrowly escaping a brush with an old enemy Captain Valance and his crew reach out to their allies for help. Meanwhile, allies and enemies from his past are set to reveal themselves in unexpected ways, changing his life and the galaxy forever.
The Ship's Fairy and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
THE SHIP'S FAIRY AND OTHER STORIES by Brandie Larsen is a collection of flash/short fiction about three different girls, from three different worlds with three very different problems.
Spinward Fringe Broadcasts 1 and 2: Resurrection and Awakening
Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 1 & 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,230. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.76 from 33 reviews)
Captain Valance has no memory of his past. Left adrift on a strange ship, he begins a new life. Years later he's become a well known hired gun while searching for clues to his past. This follows the First Light Chronicles cult hit Space Opera series.