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Opening Acts by SFnovelists
Price: Free! Words: 133,100. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
SFNovelists.com proudly offers you twenty-five first chapters from forthcoming and currently available novels across the spectrum of science fiction and fantasy.
False Impression by James Bailey
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Bron and Rast thought it would be an easy pay day, kill a wandering party of orcs that are harassing a nearby village then reap the rewards. The battle might just be harder than they thought though with some unexpected allies helping out.
The Wages of the Moment: A Jukebox Story by Dean Wesley Smith
Series: Jukebox Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Stout watches himself appear and dissappear a bunch of times right in front of his own jukebox, he knows his time machine needs some repairs. And in doing so, he finally gets to meet the inventors of the jukebox. But first he must deal with himself, in more ways than one.
Big Hairy Deal by Russ Crossley
Series: Aloha Armstrong The Woman from L.I.P.S., Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » General
After being transported to an alternate universe, Aloha Armstrong, the Woman from L.I.P.S, and her on-again, off-again boyfriend Matt, start a private detective agency. Unfortunately old foes are as real here as ever. A new Aloha Armstrong adventure you won't want to miss.
Life Sketches by A. Ramsay McNeill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 188,190. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The future grows ever darker… Two hundred and fifty years from now, pockets of society are recovering at varying degrees after a cataclysmic revolution. Simon Wakefield lives in the perfect world, a risk-free society ruled by the Advocacy…
The Forgotten Self by William Marshall
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011 by Contact Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
An extraordinary boy is born in 1990 with epilepsy to two ordinary people. As Sean develops, his parents are both challenged and inspired but eventually come to understand the qualities that make Sean who he is. They learn it is ok to be abnormal in a world that favours normalcy. Eventually they find their own uniqueness that is inherent in themselves and in every individual.
Side Effects by Harvey Jacobs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,290. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Vonnegut meets Catch-22! In the last hours of his hectic life, Simon Apple faces up to the hard truth that his very survival represents a prescription for disaster, not only for the pharmaceutical industry but for the nation itself! From the award-winning author of "American Goliath" ("An inspired novel"—TIME Magazine), with a Gahan Wilson cover.
The Vanished Race by Lee Moan
You set the price! Words: 32,470. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
VISIT THE AWESOME TEMPLE OF TOBRIOSUS SOLVE THE GREAT MYSTERY OF THE VANISHED TOBRII RACE For retired sleuth Barclay Heath, it was a mystery too great to resist. But as night falls on the deserted alien world, his fellow passengers begin to vanish one by one . . . Heath must unravel an age-old mystery before time runs out, before he, too, suffers the same fate as the Tobrii . . .
The Colonisation of Mars by Larry William Richardson
Price: Free! Words: 139,450. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Warning! This book is not for those younger than 55. It is about a one way trip to Mars in 2040 by 150 senior, 'expendable' scientists to finally establish a permanent Martian colony. It is a book about loss, about regret, about being the last human on Mars and serves as a cautionary tale to Mars astronaut wannabes.
Twist Turn and Burn by Libby Heily
Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a collection of twelve flash fiction pieces. The stories range from character studies to exploding bodies to tree eating humans to a day in the life of a piece of gum. Twist Turn and Burn is a quick read that allows you to explore different genres in only minutes.
The Strange Case of Cannibals under Kensington by John Faherty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,560. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Strange Case of Cannibal’s Under Kensington “The Strange Case of Cannibal’s Under Kensington” is John’s recently completed Science Fiction novel. This 84,000 word title tells a story of transformation and redemption. The story is set a few decades into a future, in a time and place where the boundaries of technology have out paced the gritty realities of existence.
Five Minutes by Russ Crossley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two stories for one low price! Bonus story, Blossom Queen, Barbarian. PI Bump McShott time travels to scratch out his living. He's a time traveller for hire. This time the man paying the bill allows him five minutes to make a decision that may end his career, forever. The author of Countdown and Attack of the Lushites takes you to 1942 to stop the destruction of the future.
Housekeeping by Amos T. Fairchild
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A Delta Pavonis story. Three women alone aboard the crippled colony vessel Sirius, a distant earth now silent for centuries, the fate of humanity itself now upon their shoulders, their target settlement world still decades into an uncertain future. Now an even greater threat grows within, one that could easily bring an end to the last three humans alive.
From Above - A Novella by Jeremy Robinson
Price: Free! Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011 by Breakneck Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In the future, the Earth is surrounded by a half-mile thick layer of space junk, some of it trash, some of it giant advertising billboards, some of it space-winni vacationers. But Priest, a sexist narcotics detective for The Authority is more interested in the terrorist group whose strange new weapon took a pot shot at his city and atomized everything inside its target area—including his arm.
Hunting the Tyrant by Amos T. Fairchild
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A story of a time long forgotten, the warriors of a once proud clan fighting for their place in a fading civilization. Already their race dwindles as their world cools, but they are of the Red-Hills clan, and it is better to die proud than to simply fade into the long twilight.
Gateway: Left Behind by Richard Alan Dickson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
When a Gateway station explodes, Rupert Cole races to find the cause. With terror factions already ruling the Earth, only Gateway keeps them from those who've fled to the safety of space. If the factions have finally discovered a way to escape, there will be no putting them back... and nowhere left for everyone else to run.
The Children of Roswell (Final) Ergosphere Reset by Alan James
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 91,410. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Kellerman tries desperately to hide his extended family, but, the good and bad factions of the U.S.Military close in on them from opposite directions. From a third side come the aliens once again, and finally, a fourth enemy they never expected. Four choices ... who to trust? Perhaps the answer still lies in the bunker back in Nevada, or, perhaps the most unlikely man of all holds the solution.
Garrison (a military fantasy novelette) by Nigel Edwards
Price: Free! Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Greyhart Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Starship Troopers meets archers and spider-cavalry in this military fantasy from Greyhart Press, written by an author who served in the Armed Forces.