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The Dagger's Point
By James Kitson
Price: Free! Words: 98,510. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In June of 2369 the Blerenstian Empire attacks the colonies of the United Coalition of Earth. After weeks of losses, the Coalition reserve forces are called up to battle. This is the story of one such Ship and crew, the UCS Victorious under Lt. Commander Trenety and the new weapon it brings to the fight that may tip the balance in humanity's favor.
Forge of Stones
By Vasileios Kalampakas
Price: Free! Words: 152,400. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
In a world dominated by a theocratic regime, a revolution is about to erupt. A rebel seeks out a curator's apprentice on the run. They will soon be carried away in a mysterious place, entangled in an adventure that will reveal an earth-shattering truth. In the meantime, a strange sort of pilgrim from afar will meet with a man seeking knowledge and power, changing their world for ever.
State of Disorder
By Douglas Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aurora Award Finalist from a multi-award winnning author. A dinner conversation takes three lifetimes to finish. "A neat twist on time travel and quantum physics." —Publishers Weekly
The Lancelot Effect
By Mark Finnemore
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Jack Paladin frowned at the doctor’s image on his computer screen. He considered breaking the connection, but this guy was his last chance to keep Gwen from leaving him.
Contraband
By Charlie Vázquez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,210. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This riveting work of Latino noir follows the paranoid underworld exile of Volfango Sanzo, a man so haunted by his secrets that he escapes to sprawling networks of underground tunnels and labyrinths in near-future America—where dissidents and “lunars” seek refuge from the smoldering ruins of a nation plagued by a deadly civil war and revolution.
Max
By Barry Friedman
Price: Free! Words: 29,360. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Max Aries, a skinny twenty-seven year-old could leap up and snare a football thrown fifteen feet over his head. He could punt a football ninety yards in the air. Kick a seventy-yard field goal. Bend a steel bar, then straighten it out. Max joined a mediocre professional football team, and made them Super Bowl Champions. In short, Max Aries was out of this world. Literally
Nether Lands
By Gary Nilsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
An old man discovers the lasting value of the devotion he's kept in his heart...
Slab City Blues
By Anthony Ryan
Series: Slab City Blues, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Welcome to the Slab. A vast orbiting slum where rats grow big and sweat falls in rain. There's a stranger in town, a stranger with claws and a penchant for killing assassins. Finding him is the job of Inspector Alex McLeod, detective, disfigured war veteran and reluctant widower. Some days are worse than others on the Slab but today is going to be a gem.
A Knight's Charge
By Gerard A Whitfield
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When your family has a history which you’d rather forget, there’s an invading force of Taurans trying to remodel your planet and some evil monster just won’t leave you alone; you know it’s not your day. Vincent Kombel knew that he had a lot to pay for; being of Old Blood meant much on New Sevilla, just for Vincent it meant a little bit more...
Radio Nowhere
By Douglas Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aurora Award Finalist story from a multi-award winning author. Jackie was dead. Liam wanted her back.
Bouquet of Flowers in a Vase, by Van Gogh
By Douglas Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Award Finalist story from a multi-award winning author. Maroch, an ex-CIA operative still haunted by the death of his wife, is hired by a former colleague to use his remote viewing skills to search for lost paintings. But Maroch finds much more than any of them bargained for: a painting by Vincent van Gogh that can't exist, a woman who can talk to the dead artist…and a way to change the past.
Whiteness
By James White
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Silvius trusted the wrong friends and stole from the wrong enemies. Now he's one step ahead and on the run in Germany, far from the Indonesian past he cannot escape. Haunted and hunted, what's a harried thief to do? Evolve. But Evolution takes its toll, and the risks may be greater than death. Science fiction biopunk short story, 6,161 words.
System Failure
By Pete Molina
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 114,550. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The exciting conclusion to Version Innocent. The restoration genie is out of the bottle. Terra and Greg must continue their mission to free Mars and the rest of the Solar System from the tyranny of the establishment. Those in power will stop at nothing to prevent their return to civilization. The future of humanity hangs in the balance in this thrill ride across the solar system.
Memories of the Dead Man
By Douglas Smith
Series: The Entity Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
SF novelette from a multi-award winning author. A legendary hero of the Fall of Earth must choose between the love of the new family he has found and revenge for the one he lost.
Going Harvey in the Big House
By Douglas Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aurora Award Finalist story from a multi-award winning author. In a house as big as the world, someone is finally going outside...
Community Service for Jimmy Numbers
By Steven Mohan, Jr.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011 by Blue Shark Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When the aliens come, they're supposed to say: "Take me to your leader." But this time the aliens already know who they want to talk to--a small-time crook from Newark, New Jersey named Jimmy Numbers. The aliens have serious grievances (humanity has been polluting interstellar space with reality TV) and if Jimmy is going to save himself--and humanity--he's going to have to do some fast talking.
A Liquid Sky
By Ted Stetson
Series: Science Fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the future man has to live under the sea until the environment changes.
The Florida House Mission One Vampires, Bigfoot, Elvis, and the Bates Motel (vampire horror paranormal parody)
By Kristie Lynn Higgins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,730. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011 by Pandora Project Publisher. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
AKA- Unexplained Unexpected Vampires. - The Florida House is part of an organization that searches for creatures that hide in the night. Shunned by the others in the organization (because of their unusual hobbies and/or attitudes) they must prove themselves worthy of their positioning while searching for vampires and other monsters that hunt man.
The Veil
By Wayne Plourde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,930. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sometimes there is a reason that the holy of holies is kept behind a curtain, and sometimes there is a reason for the curtain to be torn asunder.
The Perfect Hiding Place
By David Michael
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The house next door has been sold and the new neighbors are moving in. Do you think they're religious? They seem to have a lot of kids. Do you think they're hiding something? They look ethnic. Do you think they might be worth robbing? Obviously, they can't be *monkeys*... (5500-word short story)