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a Tough Nut to Crack
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Friar Franks investigates the geological anomalies at El Solitario in Texas and uncovers artifacts of a visitation by aliens in ancient times. Even more amazing is the realization he was drawn to the expedition because of a past life in that very place. His discovery sets off a series of events that reawakens old purposes when he realizes the battle he was engaged in at that time, continues still.
From Beyond Reality
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
A new potential blockbuster science fiction/horror thriller! A monster blood red devil-like entity/transcendent from beyond reality, in a colossal fifteen-mile alien artifact, chases another entity/transcendent into reality and crashes into this world! Millions of years later explorers, scientists, and military uncover the ancient alien artifact, and monster red devil-like entity/transcendent!
Creator
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,110. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A strange object is found in the depths of the ocean, and only an autistic boy, named Doc, can unlock it's secrets. What his sister, Jan and Uncle Bernard must do, is to decide to share this historical object with the world and become famous in the scientific community knowing it could upset humanities beliefs, or leave it's secrets locked away.
Star Watchmen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Mankind rules a giant galactic empire, but not all the worlds are pleased. Can the Star Watch prevent a revolt? From six-time Hugo Award winning author Ben Bova.
Colony
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 135,060. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Island One is a celestial utopia, and David Adams is its most perfect creation. But David is a prisoner, destined to spend his life in an island-sized cylinder orbiting a doomed home planet. David has a plan—one that will ultimately save humanity... or destroy it. From six-time Hugo Award winning author Ben Bova.
Experiment Perilous: The 'Bug Jack Barron' Papers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A must-read essay for all Readers and Writers of Science Fiction about the SF field itself, opportunities and challenges, writing SF, and getting it published.
Staying Alive - A Writer's Guide
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
It's hard enough for a writer just to get published. But even harder is—Staying Alive. By award-winning and three-time SFWA President Norman Spinrad
Anaboraxus - the Young Wizard
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Anaboraxus is being sent to apprentice as a goldsmith in the Imperial capital. After being attacked by highwaymen and his group of travelers is scattered, Anaboraxus finds himself lost in the woods, in the dark. Strangers and take him to their home, underground. And the reason they hide is that they are being hunted for doing magic! He joins, unknowingly bringing their enemies to their doorstep.
The Missing Link: The Story of Charles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mary encounters an unknown being, who is introduced to her as a so called healer. Mary soon realizes that there is something quite different about the healer and she soon ends her friendship. he rejection of that one Encounter will lead to depths of Biblical proportion that Mary could not even imagine.
Escape!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,740. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
No end to Danny's sentence, watched by a sentient computer, and no way out of the escape-proof prison, there was only one thing to do... From six-time Hugo Award-winning author Ben Bova.
When Time Went Mad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Lem Bentwhistle is awakened by what sounds like kids making a crop circle in his cornfield. Instead, he finds someone parked a spaceport on his north forty! While he and the people from the 23rd century try to figure out what has happened, they are soon joined by folks from the 19th century wild west, the crusades, and more. After the raptors arrive, he says they all need to go home NOW. But how?
Fountable
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,060. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Tervan Andrisn is one of a group of math savants who get on the bad side of the Galactic Emperor. He had no idea that eloping with an Imperial Princess - at her suggestion - could get him and his friends exiled. It turns out to be a bigger mistake on the part of the Emperor! Using their math skills, the kids develop a way to escape from the prison planet and return to topple the Imperial throne.
From Hell It Progressed! - Issue #01
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 260. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Lobby Cards series harkens back to the great Sci-Fi B-Movies of the 1950’s, with all the patriotism, evil plots, mad scientists, amazing monsters, and hidden meanings. Our first story is “From Hell It Progressed”. And, in Issue #1, “The Lukewarm War”, the stage is set for the revelation of a new world conflict. Coming soon… “War of the Colossal Progressive” and “Progression of the Saucer Men”.
Shadow Unit 11
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains "The Small Dark Movie of Your Life" by Leah Bobet, Walking Back To Houston" by Chelsea Polk, "Bulletproof" by Emma Bull, "Down the Rabbit Hole" by Sarah Monette, and more.
Good Genes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Dr. Wyatt calls Ro and Gil into his office, they fear the worst for their baby. But Dr. Wyatt thinks he has good news. Ro knows better. This news means choices that could change their future—choices Ro and Gil never wanted to make for their child.
Results
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Percentages. Chances. Opportunities. Before Bryan marries Jess, he needs to know what kind of children they’ll have. Fortunately, tests exist for that. The results have arrived, and now they must choose: babies, percentages, or each other?
Staying Human
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.78 from 9 reviews)
This is the story of your past, your present, and if all goes well...your future. My name is Jack; I've lived for the past 500 years without knowledge of what or who I am, and now that I'm slowly finding out...it's not looking good. There is someone...or something...that is guiding us to the brink of destruction and I seem to be the only one that knows about it.
Proto-Probability
Price: $9.55 USD. Words: 105,260. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The weapon that can claim the stars and every soul in the world. A weapon that reality itself needs help to overcome. An office worker and security driver from New York City escape into the arms of the weapon's owners. Men who will kill millions to safeguard their exclusive access to terror. Power is the core. But power rests on the quantum void. Is there a chance after all probability ceases?
The First Adventure of the Faxable Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,630. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Arnie Jensen’s life of repairing office equipment seems ordinary enough until one very special night when, in a freak accident involving cosmic radiation and more than a little printer toner, he is imbued with an incredible power: the ability to travel through fax machines and communication cables to virtually any destination in the world.
The Martian Women
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Born during a hellacious sandstorm, raised by a legend, impulsive to a fault, Traci Timberlake finds a way to travel to the distant stars. The corporations of the Inner Solar System would kill her and her apprentice, Allan O'Toole, to suppress publication and prevent dissemination of this discovery. But Traci has the history and accomplishments of her ancestors to call on for courage & inspiratio