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Divergence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A long time ago, a race of people had to escape their home world and find somewhere else to live. Having found one, over time they broke up into smaller groups, each thinking they had the ‘right’ way. Manlen wasn’t convinced his lot had the ‘right’ way, and set about to change things - more than somewhat!
The Good Doctor's Tales Folio Five
Series: The Good Doctor's Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Good Doctor’s Tales (Folio Five) is a novella-length collection of additional material supplementary to the Transform series novel “A Method Truly Sublime”.
A Method Truly Sublime
Series: The Commander, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,310. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Commander (Book Four) Betrayed to the authorities by another of her kind, Carol Hancock, Arm, struggles against long odds to survive and maintain her sanity. Those Carol has touched in the Transform community must decide whether to help Carol or further betray her to her captors.
The Final Testament
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A religious leader's unprecedented trip through a wormhole to another dimension to retrieve a sacred tome could save his planet's people - or perhaps doom them.
Trikes & Aliens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When his zipabout malfunctions, Rala makes a forced landing in Sally's backyard. Sally thinks Rala talks funny, but she wants to help. Rala is more worried about Sally's mother. Because even on this backward planet, children don't get left completely unsupervised. (1300-word short story)
Wandering Steps Across a Starry Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,720. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Pyrius is not your typical merchant ship crossing the vast interstellar distances between the far flung colonies of the worlds humanity has come to call their own. But a single uncommon event changes the lives of her crew, and they are soon free to follow their dreams and wander through the stars, never knowing they are destined to change the way humans see those stars for all time.
The Culling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,210. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Culling describes the incredible journey of Travel Agent Verne Fielding on his quest to satisfy his ambitions and achieve success in business at any cost. Join with Verne as he launches his new adventure travel business which takes customers on an exclusive tour of a lost city; His journey leads into the past and then into the future; and in the end reveals the dark secrets of the Amazon.
Lycka
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: Swedish. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Allt går fel i Douglas liv. Han kommer över en självhjälpsbok som tänder en gnista. Den berättar om den mystiska lagen om attraktion och dess närapå gudomliga möjligheter. Douglas är beredd att göra vad som helst för att ändra på sin tillvaro och i sitt bittra och lättpåverkade tillstånd bestämmer han sig för att följa instruktionerna till fullo.
The Energy Scavengers
Series: The Energy Scavengers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When mankind reaches far out into the universe to find other life forms it may first find machines. Calvin, an exploratory rover coupled with, Nutshell, his landing ship, are sent to discover what all these machines are still doing–now that they’ve been abandoned by their alien owners. First contact comes not by hand of man, but by metal of machine.
Apex Magazine - Issue 39
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. This issue contains fiction from Genevieve Valentine, Kat Howard, Marie Brenna, and Nir Yaniv, nonfiction by Jim C. Hines, and an interview with Genevieve Valentine.
The Phoenix War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two cadets discover an odd comet headed into the Solar System, and report it. Teams from the Chinese People's Army Science Unit and the United Nations race to investigate. They learn that the comet is hollow. It contains alien DNA, which can be used to clone alien hybrids. As always with science, if it can be done, it will be done. Meanwhile, back around the Oort Cloud, other aliens arrive...
The Apex Book of World SF: Volume 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,020. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
In The Apex Book of World SF 2, editor Lavie Tidhar collects short stories by science fiction and fantasy authors from Africa and Latin America.
Crunchers, Inc.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Edith works for Number Crunchers Incorporated. Her job? Determine the monetary worth of each human being. But her corporation faces a nemesis—the EISHies. The ridiculously sentimental organization sabotages Crunchers, Inc. Edith must figure out how and what to do about it, without succumbing to the EISHies’ subversive message: Everyone Is Someone’s Hero.
The Missing Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
For the last 57 years, Murphy Riggins has been missing a basic part of his existence -- the first 18 years of his life. A terrible twist of fate left Murphy with no idea who he is, who his family is, or the place he was born and raised. Is there hope? Will his friend's invention be Murphy's ticket to a restored memory? Just who is Murphy Riggins?
Not Past Redemption
Series: Galactic Confederation, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,710. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Fired from her last starship piloting job, Seriala’s career seems over. In desperation she signs on with Crazy Mags on a mission to recover the logs of a derelict starship. It seems easy until they encounter salvagers looking to recover the same ship. Seriala must use every piloting trick she knows if they are going to get the job done and succeed.
Channel Sk1n
Price: $5.54 USD. Words: 46,990. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
This is a Frankenstein tale for the X-Factor Generation. Saturated with the same parasitic media that prey on Nola, Channel SK1N broadcasts Noon’s lyrical mastery on a viral frequency.
Pixel Juice
Price: $5.54 USD. Words: 85,840. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
'In the first shop they bought a packet of dogseed, because Doreen had always wanted to grow her own dog...' Pixel Juice is the collected outpourings of an overactive mind. A selection of fifty stories from Jeff Noon's head, each one strange, telling, disturbing, or sometimes just plain wierd.
Samaritan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In deep space, a science vessel discovers a bone yard of derelict ships. And a survivor. At the edge of known space lies the ultimate terror. SAMARITAN by Bobby Nash
Beautiful People
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
About to give up on her academic future, Mary is presented with a very expensive, early Christmas gift from her parents-one that would change her life forever. Sacrificing their life’s savings, Daniel and Bridget, hope to buy their daughter happiness with a gene therapy package.Now, Mary is confronted with accepting a new way of life, but first she must make some difficult decisions.
Pimm's Body Shop
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Meet Leland Bicks, recently released from Oregon State Prison after serving twenty years for a double murder. A man with no future. Today, Mr. Bicks finds himself in Pimm's, a curio shop filled with a eclectic mix of magic and the occult where he meets Skip Pimm who offers Bicks a new life free from his past. A tale that asks the question, "Does every man deserve a second chance?"