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Red Bell Peppers and the Bushmen
By Phil Mershon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,570. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Everything connects to everything. It's 2024 and Maurice, an 88-year-old African-America, gets to save the world. Dolphins are ruling the state of Rhode Island. California secedes from the Union. Jupiter's Great Red Spot disappears. Poachers command the roadways. Red bell peppers bestow immortality. And immortality is just what Maurice will need if he is to save humanity from itself.
The Dreamer
By Paul Brockman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,970. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jonathan Strange was down on his luck. His future looked bleak but the Universe had plans for him. Plans that did not include failure. The task before him included only two options: succeed or be terminated
In Another Life
By WD James
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Police Detective Roger Mackay’s chance encounter with a woman whose reflection he saw for only a fleeting moment in a grocery store deli case leads him on an adventure that forces him to question coincidence, time and ultimately, whether he can alter the course of fate.
The Lost Starship
By Robert A.V. Jacobs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,250. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
An accident happened. A beam of energy from an unknown source penetrated the ship killing all passengers and crew instantly. The ship took evasive action and escaping on emergency thrust it inadvertently twisted space and performed an unintended, and previously impossible, hyper jump, becoming Completely lost, This is the story of that journey home, and of the civilisations it encounters.
It's Just a Job
By Walter Lazo
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
0.75 star(3.80 from 5 reviews)
A specialist in photographing places that are not supposed to exist, from a safe distance, is enticed by an obscene amount of money into infiltrating an abandoned Research Facility. There he will discover that it is never a good idea to deviate from standard operating procedure. It’s just a job, but sometimes it’s not what the job pays, but what it extracts.
The Quest for the Crystals: The Book of Wind
By E.E. Blake
Price: Free! Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
In this first novelette of a five part series, Regina Lepue finds herself taken hostage by a nameless vandal, who claims the world's Crystals of Balance are in peril. Can she believe this ruthless killer, or is there something deeper to his story?
The Hunt Book 4: Finders, Keepers
By Michelle Levigne
Series: The Hunt, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Iris Davenport hated the memories that came with world-shaking thunderstorms -- because she didn't want to remember she was a member of the Hunt. She was perfectly happy with her adopted parents, helping run the lodge on Smokeytop Mountain, exploring the mountainside, and doing search-and-rescue. The last thing she wanted was to face one of the Hunt and be reminded of the vows her parents had made
The Body
By Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine you are sitting watching TV and a woman suddenly appears before you out of thin air... Imagine she tells you she is a time traveler... Imagine she then inconveniences you by dying in your loungeroom... What do you do with the body?
Enemy of Korgan
By D.A. Boulter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Already prospector, smuggler and spy, after witnessing the ambush of a caravan, Lorne finds that life has just become complicated. What can a man of honour do when he finds himself working for both sides? After protecting those he would otherwise consider enemies, the hated Korgans take him in and honour him as a hero. Then Lorne begins to work for them even as he plots their destruction.
Your Head Goes Pop!
By Steven Vandervelde
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This is the culmination of Bill Fargo's life story. The threads of his life are brought together with an exciting surprise ending. Is it possible to go back in time and set things right? Bill Fargo thinks so and makes the attempt at great cost to himself and his friends. Bill Fargo's saga combines science fiction, fantasy, action adventure, with space opera romance.
Martian Prophet, a Mole Rat Perspective
By Steven Vandervelde
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Part of a group of related stories following The CFR Collusion featuring the same cast of characters, previously in Don't Mind Me, Bridget, Bill Fargo's life partner and partner in adventure, accidentally establishes a psychic bond with a young Galaxian. The situation must be set right for him to reach his full potential as a super being.
The Seryys Chronicles: Death Wish
By Joseph Nicholson
Series: The Seryys Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,000. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Khai’Xander Khail, a retired war veteran and hero of the Seryysan People, discovers a government plot to raze the megalopolis Seryys City, to for a large deposit of a precious metal beneath its sprawling streets, he's ultimately forced into an adventure that takes him deep within Vyysarri Space. While there, he meets an aged Vyysarri with a message to deliver: an even deeper, darker secret.
Swimming Monkeys: A novel by Steve Hadden
By Steve Hadden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,260. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An impossible promise…a remarkable discovery…a decision for mankind… A cross between Jurassic Park and The Da Vinci Code, Swimming Monkeys is a coming-of-age thriller that examines the on-going struggle between science and religion as a seventeen-year-old battles a relentless mercenary, a radical Christian society and the world’s most famous atheist to save monkeys who can do much more than swim.
Silence in Solitude - Book II of the Roads of Heaven
By Melissa Scott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,140. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Five-Twelfths of Heaven, Silence Leigh discovered that she was not only unusual, as a female pilot, but that impossible thing, a female magus. Her unique abilities make her the only person capable of reaching Earth, humanity's original home, now sealed behind a mysterious barrier — but first she must learn to use her new-found talents.
The Jayse Greyhound Chronicles: The Survivors
By Rafael Loza
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 24,030. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Jayse Greyhound Chronicles is about a young man named Jayse Greyhound who has to save his Kingdom from being destroyed. On a planet where humans have their last chance for survival and magic and technology are the weapons of choice. Jayse must journey to save his kingdom and avenge his father legacy.
The Jayse Greyhound Chronicles: The Survivors
By Rafael Loza
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 24,030. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Jayse Greyhound Chronicles is about a young man named Jayse Greyhound who has to save his Kingdom from being destroyed. On a planet where humans have their last chance for survival and magic and technology are the weapons of choice. Jayse must journey to save his kingdom and avenge his father legacy.
Mad Scientist: Candidate For Student Body President
By Terri Bogard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Silas is tired of the popular kids using the school funding for sports and other brain-dead activities. When HE'S class president, there will be more focus on math and science. But to become class president, Silas will have to out-popular the coolest kid in school: Lance Majestic. It's the ultimate battle! Who will triumph? Test tubes and Bunsen beakers or popped collars and abs?
Talking to Yama
By Linda Jordan
Series: Paradiso Stories, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Metamorphosis Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Reilly struggles against the harsh reality that is Paradiso - heat, sandstorms, and the aphrodisiac sanshay - to untangle a web of smuggling, dead miners and power struggles. Can she find who’s hiding the truth before they kill her? A Paradiso Story. Short fiction.
Off Course
By Doug Farren
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The interstellar freighter Star-Pulse is thrown far off course when it encounters a rare disturbance in hyperspace. Stranded hundreds of light-years from home, the Captain must not only overcome a common phobia he must also convince the indigenous population of the star system they have found themselves in that his ship is not a scout from a hostile civilization.
Alien Earth
By Steven Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A short story where a science experiment goes awry and changes and the world as we know it. And it is all one man's fault...