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Альтернатива
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,880. Language: Russian. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Читателю предлагается несколько рассказов фантастического содержания. Кроме того, в этот сборник включены сюжеты и на бытовые темы. Книгу объединяет название самого первого повествования: "Альтернатива". Герой рассказа во время Второй Мировой войны попадает в мир, где военные действия развиваются по другому сценарию. Читайте также в этом сборнике зарисовки о любви.
Ports of Call ~ Lurulu (in Russian) — Зов странствий ~ Лурулу
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,650. Language: Russian. Published: August 21, 2016 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Джек Вэнс, общепризнанный мастер космического детектива,рассказывает колоритную историю, полную зловещих и счастливых встреч, юмора, прозорливых наблюдений и страстного желания увидеть невиданное — зова странствий, делающего нас молодыми до конца наших дней. Jack Vance shapes a picaresque tale of adventure, romance, humor and youth’s eternal yearning to see the wonders that lie beyond the horizon
Ashia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,740. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Shadow Max Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The slave girl known as Shanda has only known torment, plagued by nightmares that are coming true. As her tribe seeks solace in the capital, she discovers her past will soon collide with a deadly future. An epic tale of adventure and discovery, Ashia reveals a world mired in secrets, oppression, and a decades-old cover up that could alter the course of events for the entire planet.
Panspermia Deorum
Price: Free! Words: 111,260. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A world in chaos, caught in the pincer movement of corruption and anarchy. The time for tackling the causes was long gone, squandered by those elected for that very purpose. Procrastination, being paraded as a duty of care, had pushed the planet past the point of no return, or had it? A global threat of a different kind entered the fray. It should have been a unifying straw for humanity to clutch.
Galactic Effectuator (in Russian) — Галактический следопыт
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,280. Language: Russian. Published: August 18, 2016 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
«Галактический следопыт» — сборник, содержащий две из знаменитых детективных «научно-фантастических» повестей Джека Вэнса, гроссмейстера этого жанра. “Galactic Effectuator” is an omnibus containing two of the famous detective “science fiction” stories written by the grandmaster of the genre, Jack Vance.
Brief Pose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,040. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Eric Loan, in an anonymous city, struggles to make a new life for himself. Lonely and rejected, he takes refuge in Brief Pose’s cutting-edge advertising campaign: a clothing catalog that uses pheromones to beguile its readers. The fantasy of escape seems better than the harsh reality of the city until Eric starts to hallucinate past traumas.
Argon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
After witnessing the local playground devour one of his friends, young Robbie buries the haunting truth in a bid for acceptance. When another child disappears, Robbie discovers a dark secret that threatens to tear the town—and his family—apart.
The Grid
Series: 1995. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Caroline must make a bold decision on how to fight evil after it’s revealed to her who—and more importantly what—she really is.
The Returning
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,970. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Davi Rhii helped his enslaved people fight for their freedom and earn equality, but now that they are equal, they’ve found freedom and acceptance don’t necessarily go hand-in-hand. When assassins begin killing and terrorizing Vertullians, even Davi’s family and friends, they face a renewal of old enmity all over again. Davi, Farien and Yao reunite to investigate the murders.
Please Don't Eat the Penguins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age
The earth has experienced a catastrophic environmental disaster that has left much of the world uninhabitable, and humanity has begun to colonize the solar system. Offworld postings are at a premium, and this year Moon Base has two openings—and six candidates. The testing of these candidates is usually routine, but not this time. This time, Meg Arnold is involved….
110
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Set in 2040, this science fiction is woven around the potential capability of the Fifth Law of Robotics being developed by a young robotics researcher. Enabled by this law, a team of robots and humans led by the head of a retirement habitat successfully executes a treasure salvage to fend off the takeover of their island by a billionaire developer.
Lunar One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dr. Morgan Taylor is living out his childhood dream. He's going to become an astronaut and spend six months on Earth's first lunar base. He's excited about the mission until he learns that things are not what they seem on Lunar One.
Aurealis #93
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Aurealis #93 contains features the atmospheric ‘Always’ by Si Wang, Meryl Stenhouse’s elliptical 'Collected Emails', and Michael Johnston’s ‘The Trees’, where darkness abides. We also have Chris Large’s interview with Francesca Haig, author of ‘The Fire Sermon’, Ross Hamilton's ‘Beam me up, Scotty:’ The Impact of Science Fiction on Scientific Development', reviews and more.
Building Baby Brother
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,360. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Children will always grow up, whether we're ready for them to or not. One truth about parenthood that I've learned is that there will come a time when your children will ask you difficult, and perhaps even uncomfortable, questions for which they expect you to have the answers. It's also true that we often find it difficult to deny our children the things that they most desire—like freedom.
The Race for God
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,800. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Who needs Heaven? God, it turns out, lives on the planet Tananius-Ofo in the distant galaxy 722C12009. And now, after countless millennia, He’s invited us to come visit Him. Not everybody, mind you. Just an odd assortment of heathens, heretics, pantheists, perverts, and true believers of every sect and creed—all crammed into a single white spaceship piloted by a slightly crazed biocomputer.
Living in Caine's Hold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,770. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Kostin Helena's death affects not only the powerful Five Families of Caine’s Hold, but also creates trouble for the off-world appointed Chief Magistrate Altay. She works to contain the riots while Baran Helena, Kostin’s unpopular successor, pushes to take command of the entire world. However, Kostin's second son is living precariously as a street singer, and may be the only hope for peace.
Welcome to Mad Science U
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,100. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
All that junk science you see in old movies? It's real. But it's only taught in one place - the Madiport Island University of Science and Technology. Enrollment is by invitation only, and only the most brilliant young scholars in the world make the grade. If you rank in the top one percent of one percent, you still don't qualify. So what is Kevin Landon, perennial C+ student, doing here?
The Guardians: Relativity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Inspirational novel with a twist of science. Following the disappearance of her mother, Josie is left with a lot of unanswered questions. Her past slowly begins to unravel as she finds herself catapulted to a place where reality itself becomes relative. As Josie comes face to face with the shadows of the past she soon realizes that in a world of relativity things are not always what they seem...
Green Light to Paradise
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,030. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 4, 2016 by Brain Lag. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Super powers aren’t something to celebrate, but to fear. Private security force Sentinel keeps humanity safe, but Kali, infected with superhuman bad luck, finds Sentinel up to no good instead. Written like a Japanese light novel, this fun science fantasy includes original illustrations from four artists.
The Rise and Fall of MechaniKalle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,380. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a world where superheroes and villains exist Kalle Talbot has wanted to be one of the lucky few who discover they have powers. She is sadly disappointed when her sixteenth birthday passes her by without her developing any superpowers. Kalle does the only thing she can, which is to invent her own superhero suit with the help of her AI best friend Esla.

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