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Catacombs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,800. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Deep within the volcanic rock of Mt. Kilamanjaro lie the Catacombs, the enormous hidden burial caves of a vanished African society more sophisticated and technologically advanced than ours. A civilization that has left the formula for present-day domination by a world power etched into blood-red diamonds--the rarest gemstones known.
Pulseless Pandemic : The Zombie Outbreak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,730. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
African virus jumps to humans. 100% kill rate. It didn't stop there. The dead rise to feed on the living. A Paris flight; a Big Easy dinner; a ship to the Bahamas; a U.S. Senator; a buffet of ape meat flown in from Kinshasa. A common theme. The living just trying to survive, find refuge, survive assaults. Violence unravels to an apocalyptic ending where a cure is available, but the end isn't.
El Día de la Recuperación (Las piedras que guiaban a los hombres)
Price: Free! Words: 47,880. Language: Spanish. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Siglo IV a.C. En medio de una batalla, un guerrero desconocido sin pasado ni recuerdos se convertirá en la llave maestra que cambie el futuro de la humanidad. 1979. Un extraño personaje llega a un pequeño pueblo de Georgia con el encargo de construir el más misterioso de los monumentos del siglo XX. 2011. Un periodista italiano viaja al encuentro de una entrevista altamente extraña.
The Multiplex Man
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,340. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Multiplex Man (winner of The Prometheus Award) is an intriguing thriller set in a future where every aspect of life on Earth is micromanaged by authorities who consider any deviation from the prescribed path as dangerous.
The Big Jump
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
New star-drive engines promise to open up the galaxy to humankind. But the first ship to use the engines disappears and a sole survivor returns...alone and dying of some strange type of radiation. Does some unknown horror await us out there? The only way to find out is to go out again.
The Long Tomorrow
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,170. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Len and Esau are young cousins living decades after a nuclear war has destroyed civilization as we know it. The rulers of the post-war community have forbidden the existence of large towns and consider technology evil. However,rumors of a mythical last city in existence encourage the boys to embark on a journey of discovery and adventure that will call into question their firmly held beliefs.
Georgia On My Mind and Other Places
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 135,320. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A collection of some of the finest short stories penned by a master of hard science fiction, this anthology includes Charles Sheffield's highly acclaimed novelette, Georgia On My Mind, which won both the Hugo and Nebula when originally published in 1993. The accompanying stories were written by the author between 1987 and 1994.
Third Person Press E-Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This free e-sampler contains three short stories, one each from Third Person Press's anthologies Undercurrents, Airborne, and Unearthed.
Shadow Unit 12
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,070. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This Shadow Unit anthology contains four stories that explore the mystery of the Anomaly: Five Autopsies - by Leah Bobet Hope Is Stronger Than Love - by Sarah Monette Latency - by Elizabeth Bear aimfortheheart - by Leah Bobet and Emma Bull
Transmutation NOW!
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 137,140. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012 by Legion Printing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What exactly does it mean to be human, anyway? Jack Strafford, aging action-adventure star, is about to find out. He's taken on a new body to make a movie, but instead finds himself reluctantly starring in a real-life action-adventure drama that challenges every assumption we humans have ever made about who and what we really are.
Perfect Specimen: Brietta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,100. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
This novella will quench your thirst for more in Kate Donovan’s Perfect Specimen series featuring alien geneticist Ga’rag, an alien searching for the perfect specimen.
The Great Storms
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Riding out a storm with her son Andrew, Lydia Miller goes outside and an anomaly of nature takes her and deposits her in a small primitive village. Waking up in a hut, with amnesia, she is in an unknown world with strange new creatures. As her memory returns, she embarks on a dangerous trek and finds herself confronted with her past, discovering that sometimes humanity’s greatest enemy is itself.
Beggars in Spain: The Original Novella
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Leisha Camden is a genetically engineered “Sleepless” whose ability to stay awake all the time has made her more productive. Genetic modifications have also given the “Sleepless” a higher IQ and may even make them immortal. But will they be hunted down as freaks by a world that has grown wary of its newest creation?
God of Traitors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,380. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A strange plague sweeps through the city of Jacksonville in Northern Europe. Virtually everyone in the city is temporarily disabled, even hospitalized. Everyone, that is, except a small number of 'reverse effect' people. What makes them different? And what's the link to a long-ago medical experiment?
Latitude 37
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Earth is undergoing major changes. Disturbances and natural disasters are everywhere. A small group of people with special skills are brought together for a specific purpose. What that purpose is they have no idea. But due to the circumstances surrounding the ‘call’ they received to join this group they believe it important. Will they survive in the paradise they have created?
Cat Burglar
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,140. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
2 youths break into a house & disappear. The old lady householder denies a break in, but other delinquents have disappeared too. Police are investigating a motiveless murder and a businesswoman with 3 weeks of her life missing.DCI Hampshire cannot see a connection - but occultist Tobias N'Dibe and teenage psychic can. It takes an accident and 2 explosion for the CID too the connection too!
REX-34-Metal Messiah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,500. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Could machines feel? If so, would we as a race be willing to see them as equals? Would the moral majority persecute them, hunt them and degrade them as they struggled for basic human rights? Could a machine, struggling to understand emotional intelligence, fall in love with a human? Could she love it back?
Sci Fi Tales, Volume 3: Crisis Mode
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,100. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Crisis Mode: the feeling of electrified panic that hits when you realize things aren't just bad, they're way beyond that. Here are five tales with heroes who suddenly find themselves in Crisis Mode. The science fiction tales in this collection include: "Lunar Command: Condition Orange," "Prometheus Denied," "The Europa Connection," "Atlantis, B.C.E.," and "Nova Warriors: Darkness Falls."
Let Them Eat Tea
Price: Free! Words: 83,600. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A political comedy romance sci-fi adventure set in the near future. The main character is a brilliant biochemist who relocates to a new job in the Caribbean after the LiberTEA government shuts down the CDC and NIH. With friends both on the islands and back in the USA, he fights against an epidemic that threatens every country with a Caribbean coastline.
Brightside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,890. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
They call us Thought Thieves, but it's not like we have a choice. All the sick twisted things rolling around in people's heads, we can't help but hear. That's why they rounded us up, stuck us in this little town. It's to make you feel safe. But they can't keep us here forever. It's Day 100 and it's all gonna end. One way or another, I'm getting out of Brightside.