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Cobbleshore Knit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011 by White Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When a fisherman dies at sea and washes up later, it's often only the pattern of the knit of his sweater that tells people which village to send the body to. But the people of Cobbleshore also believe that their knit contains magic--magic to save a person's soul from the dreaded Sea King. When Torin is swept overboard by a wave, he wishes he hadn't left his sweater behind.
Retribution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,160. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Five years after the Retribution virus devastated civilization, a group of survivors puts together a society they hope will thrive, but without the experience and skills needed to defend themselves from a multitude of lethal dangers, their social order begins to unravel. Only an extraordinary effort from a group of ordinary people can save them from a horror worse than Retribution itself.
Mikey Goes to School
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,110. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sometime in the near future Mikey begins his education. How will schools of the future educate their students? What subjects will they teach? A satirical and humorous tale of a young mans' first day at school. See how Mikey copes with his classes;Homeroom, Government,Social Awareness,Requisite Arts,Health, Technology Awareness, and Creative Arts. And don't miss lunch.
Dragon King
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,910. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A reincarnation reading of one man’s soul leads to the search for dragons and a wizard’s power.
Timeweb Chronicles 3: Webdancers
Series: Timeweb, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 143,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Brian Herbert’s epic Timeweb trilogy concludes. As the human race & the shape-shifting Mutatis continue their war, the Timeweb strands that hold the universe together begin to unravel. Sentient podships travel the strands of the web, but the cosmos itself is disintegrating. Galactic ecologist Noah Watanabe, possessed of special powers, is the one person who has a chance of saving all races.
All the New Tomorrows: 5 Science Fiction Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Explore the future where a boy discovers his parents’ secret: who is he really? A man has to decide between fighting a cold and a woman’s survival. A master thief finds he can’t trust a pretty face. A tracker can’t believe his eyes. And a woman must decide if justice is all that important after she’s dead.
Timeweb Chronicles 2: The Web and the Stars
Series: Timeweb, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 145,170. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In Timeweb, Brian Herbert introduced readers to the fantastically beautiful galactic web of space & time that interconnects the cosmos. But the web is unraveling, threatening to plunge the universe into oblivion. Galactic ecologist Noah Watanabe struggles to hold the cosmic filigree together, while the evil shapeshifter race of Mutatis threatens to use a doomsday weapon against humanity.
Timeweb Chronicles 1: Timeweb
Series: Timeweb, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 143,530. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Brian Herbert creates a universe of wondrous possibilities that is populated by sentient spaceships, shapeshifters, intriguing robots, and miniature aliens with mysterious powers. Humanity has become a mercantile society that has spread throughout the galaxy, ruled by wealthy merchant princes who live in decadent splendor—entirely unaware of another realm just beneath the fabric of the universe.
Eternal Terra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,470. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Blue Shark Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
NOTHING IS PERMANENT, SAVE THE EARTH. This 37,000-word collection offers five glimpses of a future Earth. Explore a time when man's best friend is forced to live in a world without man. Meet a woman who's cursed with dreams of alternate lives. Visit a world where splinter groups use virtual reality to bring to life their twisted philosophies. These stories and others await you on ETERNAL TERRA.
Ice Changers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,450. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A team of archeologists embark on a mission to save one of thier lives. Set deep in the jungles of the Peruvian Andes, the team seeks to find the royal retreat of Machu Picchu. It is there the team leader must find a cure to the Cancer that is destroying his body. A valley, filled with beauty and creatures not from this world awaits them. John must save two worlds to save his own life.
Pacificalia ... and other short stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,720. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Three long short stories that raise profound philosophical questions about the nature of man.
Compel (Rae Wilder #2)
Series: Rae Wilder, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,250. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Stephenson & Fletcher. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.28 from 18 reviews)
Grieving the death of her friend at the hand of dark magics, Rae is full of hate and vengeance. Tracking Devlin and his followers across demon territory, she is forced to turn to the local shifter pack for help. Tricked into rescuing the Pack Alpha’s daughters from the Temple, she learns there really is no place more dangerous than home. BrE.
Consequences: A Retrieval Artist Novel
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,160. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mixing interstellar politics and police procedural, Rusch turns out a satisfying SF mystery. Flint’s internal conflicts are deftly portrayed, and the gritty realism of the murder investigation meshes well with the alien setting. This [third] entry in the Retrieval Artist series should please SF and mystery fans alike, and can be read independently. RT Book Reviews
Life in the Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Desana finds the fabric of reality changing around her, but she is the only one who notices. Is it all a result of an overactive imagination or is something more sinister trying to control her existence?
Il fantastico mondo di Iianng Williot. Vol. 1/5 - Lo strano sogno -
Price: Free! Words: 40,790. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Iianng Willior sta per decidere quale studi universitari intraprendere. Da sempre appassionato di astronomia, il ragazzo deciderà di intraprenderne gli studi quando un misterioso evento accade nella sua cittadina: durante il giorno, per alcuni momenti, in cielo appaiono due soli che ruotano l'uno intorno all'altro. Cosa sta succedendo?
For Want of a Nail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This is the 2011 Hugo award-winning short story, "For Want of a Nail" with some bonus content. Read the author's notes, along with the original first draft which has a completely different plot.
Dragon Space: A Star Rigger Omnibus
Series: Star Rigger Universe. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 253,090. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Two Star Rigger novels in one! Between the stars, says legend, there lives a realm of dragons. When a young star rigger named Jael flies the forbidden route, she learns the reality—that the dragons are real, and deadly. Only after a dragon named Highwing befriends her does Jael realize she has been caught up in an ancient battle of good and evil, her appearance foretold by an ancient prophecy.
The Rohan Scripts
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 36,640. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Prophesies of Nicoli Rohano, THE ROHAN SCRIPTS, were the stuff of legend and were all but lost to history… until now! THE ROHAN SCRIPTS, the latest sci-fi adventure from Ken La Salle, brings you psychics and scientists, assassination plots and time paradox, with a single man flung through time and recording everything into a book of prognostication called: THE ROHAN SCRIPTS!
Two Tales of Frisland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by White Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Once, Lir Skavinson could fly, and it lost him his beloved. Now he's just a simple fisherman again, but he remembers having wings. And Maveen is a "perilous child," destined to become a shaman. But she can't hear the spirits. Two Tales of Frisland includes two short stories: "Remembering to Fly" and "Perilous Child."
Death By Chenille
Series: Chenille, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Susan didn't invite the space aliens to use her quilt shop as a staging ground for their invasion of Earth, but they came anyway. Now she and her friends need to find a way to save the planet without making too much of a mess. In classic B movie science fiction style, plucky heroines battle villains from another planet, using their friendship, their wits, a hint of romance and a touch of lavender.