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Voyager
By Lee McAulay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Kurt is an astronaut on the next generation of Voyager space probes, sent out beyond the edge of the Solar System on Christmas Eve, but why was he chosen for this mission?
A Curl of Scar
By C.B. Calsing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by CCE Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Detective Langston Pierpont is hired to investigate the mysterious death of a young woman, but his solution is out of this world.
This Paper World
By Jeff Lane
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,490. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jim Hunt is an average 18 year old college student... or he would like to be. He dreams of a door. An important secret about who or what he is lies behind that door; a secret he doesn't want to let out. During a trip home for Christmas break, he is confronted by his destiny, but will he follow the path that his old teacher Park would like him to? Or will he walk away to live a normal life?
Speak, Vaccine! Speak!
By Tim C. Taylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by Greyhart Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A science fiction short story from Greyhart Press. You are in the crew of Earth’s first extra-solar colonisation fleet. It has taken generations to reach your destination, and now you are finally there. What if you found someone or something was expecting you?
Flatline Virus: When Zombies Evolved
By William D. Gibson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,000. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Long latent virus returns, hijacking cells of the dead. Cognitive and motor skills of the undead evolve quickly, making them very dangerous. Worldwide panic. Borders close. CDC works for a cure. Battles with reanimated occur on planes returning home for a honeymooning couple who finally takes refuge in well-armed New Mexico compound. Fight to the finish until…
The Promise of Touch
By Steven Mohan, Jr.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by Blue Shark Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What happens to man's best friend after man is gone? That's the question three uplifted dogs have to answer after humanity is wiped out. In a story that is by turns funny and heartbreaking a marxist Irish setter named Red and a German shepherd named Buzz follow a mutt named Church as he braves the terrors of a post apocalyptic world to find the last living human.
Into the Wormhole
By Ross Richdale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A wormhole sucks Talya into in a world where the primitive humans are pursued by hexalimbs, six limbed creatures, for food. Along with Gavin, also stranded from Earth, they rescue and befriend Kysum, a tailed humanoid who can metamorphose into other beings, from a hexalimb spaceship. The three transverse time-space in this far off universe in an endeavour to reach Earth but does it even exist?
The Doppler Effect
By Michael Canfield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Morgan had a job. Not a career, but a job that allowed him to live his slice of life, anyway. Sometimes he even got to hang onto a little bit of his memory, which might or might not be why he found the silent woman at the far end of the platform so intriguing, and the instinct to approach her so irresistible. Includes bonus story: "The Van Winkle Attempt".
The Longshores Rising: NMC Book 1
By Michael Messina
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Several hundred years in the future, man has exhausted the existing resources of our current time in several cataclysmic resource wars. After an intensive cleanup process, a bio-technological revolution occurs which merges machines, man, and cellular modification together to set the stage for a war to end all wars.
The Dice of God
By Tyree Campbell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,010. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Tanner is a wanted woman. She is running from her past as a sex slave. She is running from herself. She has skeletons in her closet, ghosts that never cease haunting her resolve. For Tanner’s flight to truly end she must face the men who would bind her again to slavery. Only by confronting her past can Tanner save her sanity . . . and the lives of those brave enough to become her friends.
Wild Hunt of the Stars
By Ann Schwader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wild Hunt of the Stars is currently one of four poetry collections on the final 2011 Stoker Award ballot.
Going Home
By Desmond Shepherd
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by Forever Young Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For Commander Patrick Murphy every new mission serves as a reminder. They are a reminder of a promise he made and always must keep. Without that promise, he'd have no reason to keep going home... This eBook also contains the bonus short story: Josie Dorri and The Coffee Ban.
Beyond the Conscious Breath
By Steve Husk
Series: The Trorgan - Renndigan War, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Bloppta-glokk had the disturbing ability of experiencing waking visions that reveal what someone else sees just before they die. The Renndigan Decision Elite knew theirs wasn’t the only species that possessed this ability, and they wanted to use it as a military advantage; it was just a matter of manipulating the last thing the deceased saw. And Bloppta-glokk would be their test subject.
Amish Talon
By James Aa. Keister
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,070. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
While mankind ends unexpectedly,the Amish hold the secret that will save them. Transforming their lives into an ascending newness. Holding fast to the only thing that will protect them. The Amish Talon.
Insanity
By David Michael
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Corporal Jonathan Nathan "Drooz" Andrews opens his eyes--and immediately wishes he hadn't done that. He's not sure what he signed up for, but it looks like the "future of modern warfare" has caught up with him. And he already knows he isn't going to like it. (3600-word short story)
Max
By Gordon Houghton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,580. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A dystopian society on the brink of revolution; a population chipped, regulated and drugged into submission; an overpopulated planet defined by the One Mother, One Child policy... Into this world a baby is born: a child with the power to change everything.
Bull's-eye Red
By Richard Alan Dickson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
You know it's a bad day when you're wearing bull's-eye red, but lunar target drones don't have a choice. It's an occupational hazard. For one target drone with secret dreams of a different career, a change of color may be the ultimate reward... but only if he can figure out how to win.
Animorphosis
By Thomas Carpenter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When the beasts die, so too does man. The indomitable Jax fled the militant animists years ago out of safety for his son. Now his grandfather requests his return, promising an answer to his lifelong quest to save the oceans in return for a favor he cannot give. This story is a novelette.
Eric Flint's Grantville Gazette Volume 21
By Eric Flint
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,850. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by 1632, Inc. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Grantville Gazette Volume 21. The continuing adventures of Eric Flint's 1632 Universe as brought to you in the Grantville Gazette. Edited by Paula Goodlett.
The Virtual End
By Ted Stetson
Series: Science Fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
He tries to find the accountants and gets off the elevator into a jungle.