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Controlling The Cats
By Erik Ga Bean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: British English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What are cats for? Peter understands dogs and their mutually beneficial arrangement with humanity. Can he solve the eternal feline mystery and win the heart of Sarah the cat owning shop keeper, or will the repeated uncomfortable alien abductions thwart his every effort in this science fiction romance.
Aurealis #61
By Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The best in Australian Fantasy and Science Fiction, featuring 'Restless' by Sophie Masson, and 'Kernel' by Sean Monaghan. Plus the best news, reviews, and interviews in the world of Australian Speculative Fiction. Your monthly fix of all that is good in speculative fiction.
Rock Man #2: Muck and Mire
By Sean Higgins
Series: Raptor City, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Rock Man is trying to hide from the people who created him, but dark things hide in the shadows of Raptor City and Rock Man is going to learn that it's impossible to avoid them all.
The Painting in the Crate. A Pounds & Sterling Short Story
By Ethan Stratmore
Series: Pounds & Sterling, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This short story is the first in the "Pounds & Sterling" series. A famous art history professor had been murdered. His doctoral student, art historian Samantha Pounds, takes up her own investigations. Soon she finds a useful clue, and presents it to medical examiner Dr. Oliver Sterling. Together they solve the case, in which international smugglers and foreign trading companies are involved.
Stand the Line
By Lazette Gifford
Series: IWC Science Fiction in Chronological Order. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tadat of the Takara lives among the humans, fighting against the dangerous Vree, until a human friend brings him information about treachery that will change his life.
Lady Abigail and the Morose Magician
By K.G. McAbee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Lady Abigail Moran and her partner Simon Thorne are, not to put too fine a point upon it, thieves. Well-born, well-mannered, well-dressed, well at home in 1880s London, but thieves all the same. How else can they keep Simon in waistcoats? Their latest caper involves pearls, a squealing beauty, and the most amazing magician of all time. Really. One has but to ask him.
Test Pilot
By John H. Carroll
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
Gregg Johnson was a test pilot in the Skull Squadron where death was the only retirement benefit. XOXO-13 was the designation for an experimental spaceship Gregg named Hugs and Kisses. When a tiny thing goes wrong in space, it becomes a very large thing. As usual, it had flaws, but would they be fatal?
Zombies! Episode 3: Love Bites
By Ivan Turner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Zombies! It's not the end of the world. Relationships are hard enough without complications arising from the undead. Follow John Arrick, Shawn Rudd, and Denise Luco as they try to make a go of their personal lives despite the trauma of zombies at their doorsteps. Zombies! is currently under development as a tv series. Find us on facebook for the latest updates on this exciting development.
Mimsey's Tale
By Royce Day
Series: For Your Safety, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
From birth to death, they were built to serve us. Utterly loyal. That's how they're programmed after all.
The Man in the Mask
By Marcelle Dube
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An A’lle Chronicles short mystery by the author of Backli’s Ford. To fulfill her sister’s dying wish, Violet takes the long, arduous journey to the far north, one step ahead of her larcenous uncle’s hired thugs. But when she finds herself in danger in the Yukon wilderness, she will trust her life to a strange man in a golden mask. A classic murder mystery that crosses pulp with steampunk
One Way To Mars 2
By Gary Weston
Series: One Way To Mars, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Andrew Foreman was looking forward to meeting the visitors from Earth. He expected a few surprises, but got more than he bargained for.
The Sten Cookbook
By Allan Cole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Eternal Emperor's best recipes, including many that weren't in the best-selling Sten Series.
Gamin Technology (Terran Chronicles)
By James Jackson
Series: Terran Chronicles Journals, Book 1 · Terran Chronicles Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This journal contains Joe’s notes of his discoveries and observations during the Terran’s maiden voyage of exploration to the stars. This journal is not a stand-alone story, but rather a supplementary guide for those that have an understanding of the Gamin and their involvement with Earth. While Joe’s journal answers many questions about these aliens and their technology, it also raises more.
Day By Day Armageddon: Grey Fox
By J.L. Bourne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Time is a very fluid thing, no one really has a grasp on it other than maybe how to measure it. As the maestro of the Day by Day Armageddon Universe, I have the latitude of being in control of that time. You have again stumbled upon a ticket with service through the apocalyptic wastes, but this time the train is a little bit older, a little more beat up, and maybe a little wiser. -J.L. Bourne
The Darkest Prison
By C S McClellan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
(12,000 word short story) Bran Carstairs is convicted for a murder he didn’t commit, left free to walk the streets — if he dares. Transformed into the thing used to frighten naughty children, a Null, he will be a man without a face, hiding in the shadows, no longer human. He will be prey, hunted for sport. His only choice is to survive or die. How long will it be before death is the better choice?
Queen Victoria's Ball (a steampunk short story)
By J.P. Medved
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Decorated airship pilot Henry Emerson has just returned to London from a military expedition in the Sudan. He and his friends are to receive medals for heroism at the Crystal Palace from Queen Victoria herself, but when an enigmatic American woman appears to warn him his life is in danger, Henry finds himself racing against time to prevent a conspiracy aimed at the very heart of the Empire.
Monster Is in the Eye of the Beholder: Report of the Anthropological Expedition to the Planet Known as Kal-Fa
By Lorinda J Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
0.75 star(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Three anthropologists make first contact with a species of bizarre intelligent lifeforms. Each team member reacts in a different way to their strangeness as the story builds toward a disturbing climax and a conclusion with an unsettling twist of perspective.
First Kill
By Susy Egneus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A female snipers first mission. "When the Melting took the polar ice caps, the world was exposed to a breed of new species lying dormant under the ice. Not everybody was excited over the Alliance that was formed. Now a Death Squad is heading towards our Neutral Dragon Territory, and if they cross this bridge, we're too late to stop them. My finger is on the trigger, and I am waiting..."
Gravity Interference
By Sean Monaghan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Timothy Monte's come out to Dewent to for a simple audit. Rules had been broken. He had no idea the local researchers were panicking over an alien signal. And that they were expecting him to go and take a look. An Expansion Space story by Sean Monaghan, author of Extradition Chit.
The Injustice Collector
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For two centuries, Injustice Collecting allowed for balance in a system populated by many sentient species. Everyone understood the system and its necessity. Until the humans arrived. They want justice for what happened to their children. But the humans don’t understand the proceedings. And misunderstandings might prove the catalyst to the greatest threat the system will ever face.