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The Awkward and Ill-Conceived Death of Baron Kritzler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this fantasy short-story, Yorick the vampire and his glum companion Horatio the ghoul are ordered to assassinate an influential baron set to unite the baronies of the Affiliation against the undead-controlled Shadow Kingdoms ruled by their master, the lich-king Nazgoth. Unfortunately when Yorick and Horatio are involved, things rarely go according to plan.
Message from Space
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A message from a dead probe, deep in space. What did it mean? Who were the messengers? And what did their message mean, "beware the Centaurans." All our Sexy Singles ebooks are approx 1,000 words in length (excluding copyright details),and priced for a quick easy read. They are designed to entertain quickly, maybe on the way to work, and are far cheaper than a cup of coffee.
Uniqueness Counts
Series: Kintaran Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kinahran (Moonfur to humans) and her little sister are determined to make their fortunes and not return to their clanship in defeat. But fortunes require jobs, and two Kintarans with little experience can't be picky. So even if the ship crew includes a certain sensor expert from their past... and even if it's a wild merfah chase... They'll just have to do their best.
Worlds Fantastic: A Collection of Two Fantasy & Sci-fi Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A collection of two fantasy & sci-fi short stories, ‘The Story-Catcher’ and ‘Amnipur’. In ‘The Story-Catcher’, a girl accidentally enters the magical world of a mysterious wizard who might want her in his realm for his own reasons. In ‘Amnipur’, an imaginative Amnipurian is at a loss as to what he can contribute to a copycat world built on the theft of other species’ evolution.
XPERTS: The Telekinetic
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,200. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Marcus, a physics student, discovers that he has strong telekinetic powers during a climb in the mountains. "Maurer puts the readers under his spell with this novel about telekinesis." --WDR-TV. Hermann Maurer is an Austrian computer scientist at the Graz University of Technology and the author of over 20 books.
Quantum Magic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,170. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Aurelia has never known anything more than the life laid out for her by her over-bearing mother, her distant father, and her emotionally detached husband. For a Victorian housewife, this is the norm, but she secretly craves more. When the literally other-worldly Marcus, an alien from another world promises a life of danger, exploration and adventure, how can she say no?
Alternitech
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » General
“Alternitech” sends agents to alternate timelines where tiny differences yield valuable changes: a world where the Beatles never broke up, or where a new medical breakthrough offers the cure to a rare disease, where a struggling author wrote the great American novel, where a freak accident reveals the existence of a serial killer. Alternitech finds those differences and profits from them.
The Alestrion Chronicles: Slaves Redeemed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A story of providence and redemption set in a distant galaxy. It focuses on a girl named Aria who was taken from her home world and is forced to serve in an intergalactic circus. The tale follows her journey from the lowest class of society to ultimately becoming princess of her world.
Redneck Riviera - The Redneck Riviera Series
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Billy Joe White sees a spacecraft go down one night in rural Alabama, it is the beginning of a strange and zany friendship between him and the little alien JorG. It’s redneck fun at it’s best.
Man of Two Worlds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,210. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Frank Herbert's witty science fiction adventure coauthored with his son Brian. What if the entire universe were the creation of alien minds? After an unfortunate spaceship accident, the hedonistic human Lutt Hansen, Jr., finds himself sharing his body and mind with a naive alien dreamer. The two have to survive dangers, schemes and assassination attempts . . . but can they survive each other?
Terra 1
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Terra 1 is a religious thriller, set at the dawn of mankind, moving inexorably through to Biblical times. Jesus Christ is a pivotal character in our story; portrayed in a fresh and compelling manner, which will astound.
Gentlemen's Accord
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When George Adams bumps into a planetary blockade, he knows he should turn around and scamper back the other way. When he recognizes the blockading buccaneer, however, he accepts an offer of safe passage. It's not foolish. George has pressing business to attend. Besides, nobody honors a promise quite like a pirate.
Bactine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A steampunk sci-fi story about the adventures of a soldier in intergalactic service, after being shipped off to a very remarkable planet. Sailing will never be the same again...
Désastre
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: French. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Victimes d'une ruée vers les métaux précieux, les vaisseaux des aventuriers de tous bords se sont crashés sur la planète Chrysalin. Le colonel renégat Helen Moss sait comment éviter leur sort. Bien décidée à profiter des circonstances, elle monte à la hâte une opération pour s’emparer des richesses d’un temple. La précipitation, toutefois, peut engendrer bien des surprises..
Platinum Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 197,810. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Witnesses "saw" a murder. No autopsy report was presented. There was no appeal. A former supreme court justice's dying request was her great-great-granddaughter learn what was going on. The owner of Diamond Intersector wanted to know, too. She gave her grandnephew the job and a ship. Then her father sent a message, after 67 years. He'd found something too big for him to handle. Fear.
TECHs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the future, athletes will do anything to compete and win. The legalization of steroids, genetic optimization, and cybernetic enhancement have created a new breed of athlete, the Technologically Enhanced Cybernetic Human, or “T.E.C.H.”
The Prison
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,740. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In the future, capital punishment has been outlawed in favor of exile. A distant planetoid has a mere two inhabitants, a guard and a prisoner.
The Ascension Collection
Price: Free! Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Four stories. Four people. One world. This collection of short stories focuses on the lives of those people caught within a conflict that spans a universe. With safety and refuge rapidly disappearing they will find that there is one place left where civilisation remains: Ascension. At the end of the world how far would you go to achieve perfection?
Starforce Ganymede
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,050. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When a series of bank heists and kidnappings through the Solar System quickly turns into a colony wide emergency, one man is chosen to spearhead a new paramilitary organisation in a desperate attempt to return law and order. This elite team of officers is honed into a force ready to take on the gangs in a deadly battle across the planets, bases and moons of the Alliance.
Amnipur: A Science Fiction Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In Amnipur, cities and science and libraries are built on the theft of other species’ evolution. But when everything you do is a mere echo of someone else’s hard-won culture, what can an imaginative Amnipurian contribute to his quiet and efficient copycat world?