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Solitary Man:In Defense of Preppers
By Ron Foster
Series: Solitary man, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,900. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
There are millions of "preppers" that are working feverishly every day to get prepared for what they fear is a disaster about to happen in America. The motivation for prepping is different for each person. Donald has been getting his farmstead ready by making it more self-reliant in case of a solar storm occurrence that the experts say had a 12% chance of taking the electrical grid out.
Ashes on Our Altar
By Eric Henn
Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Ash on Our Altar is a day in the life of the Swanson family: Ryan, the hardworking father; Debbie, the loving mother; and their overly imaginative son, Petey. Together, the Swansons try to scrape out a living in the ruins of New York City after catastrophic climate change turns the Earth into a desert.
Low Tide
By JC Andrijeski
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Jolie and Nathan fell in love at first sight, back at MIT where both enrolled as accelerated students, before either could legally drive. When their military-funded, time-space anomaly project goes bad, it might be only their love for one another that can save them...and possibly everyone else in the world, too. A science fiction time-travel story about love, marriage and the truth of who you are.
Letters from the Sky
By Rich Paz
Price: Free! Words: 117,390. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
How will it all end? Enoch Sotheby´s got many problems and what teenaged adolescent doesn´t? He´s fighting to stay afloat, not to get lost in the crowd and now he´s falling for his long time best friend Danica Pride and she´s only the hottest and most popular girl he´s ever known. I forgot to mention that his world will soon come crashing down by a mysterious and sinister crimson-cloaked entity.
The Legend of Zero: The Moldy Dead
By Sara King
Series: The Legend of Zero. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Moldy Dead is a prequel short story to Sara King's overwhelmingly popular Legend of ZERO series. In it, one will find the tragedy of the Geuji, and why Forgotten loathes Huouyt.
Elbies - part 1
By Robert Taylor
Price: Free! Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Aliens have arrived, and they're going to kill most of us - but it's for our own good. (First 2 months of Robbie Taylor's 250 Word Project)
Redemption Seed
By J Niessen
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Bill Redding faces the realization of never seeing his wife Madelyn. Her life support system is set to be shut down. Learning how to bring her out of a coma, greater troubles develop. The solution to remedy Madelyn’s condition threatens the safety of the colony Bill lives in. Dreg, Bill’s alter ego and a sleeper agent with military ties, gains the hope of postponing man's global extinction.
The Man Who Shouted the End of the World
By Jeff Ambrose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Dark Elms Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The end of the world -- spoken of in every nation, in every generation, from the beginning of time. But in the future, speaking about the end of the world carries a severe penalty: A one-way ticket off earth. But one man knows that to save the world he must break the law.
Panic (Wildfire Chronicles Vol. 1)
By K.R. Griffiths
Series: Wildfire Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(3.00 from 1 review)
Michael Evans is only in rural St. Davids to maintain a low profile after his time spent as a city cop ended in disaster. The town is perfect for him: isolated. A tiny population. Virtually no crime. But when the residents begin killing each other with their teeth, Michael quickly realises that what he thought was a crime scene is something far, far worse...
Refiner's Pyre
By Taylor Strop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,570. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In his first novel Strop crafts a timely tale- the prophesied time of Jacob’s trouble is here. Like Dorothy's trip to the Land of Oz, this believable 21st century time-traveling tale has something for everybody. A good read! -Glenn Nicholas
Payne: A Salvation Short Story
By Stacey Thompson-Geer
Series: Salvation, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Godess Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Payne just wants to do what he does best, take what he wants. He only wants to protect one person. Will he lose the love of his life forever or is there something else going on he doesn't know anything of? Payne is a Salvation short story in the Salvation world. Salvation releases Sept 13th, 2013
Аномальный континент (in Russian)
By Alex Bobl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,710. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Триллер-экшн, опубликованный издательством ЭКСМО весной 2013-го в серии НОВЫЙ ФАНТАСТИЧЕСКИЙ БОЕВИК.
Noah's Ark: Survivors
By Harry Dayle
Series: Noah's Ark, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,190. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Shelfless Ltd. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
May 1st 2014, Earth is scorched by a stray asteroid, wiping out almost all life. Almost, but not quite. Three thousand souls aboard a cruise ship are spared by a freak of nature. Their limited resources mean staying alive will be a struggle. With the threat of mutiny ever present, can First Officer Jake Noah rise to the challenge and lead his crew and their passengers on a quest to safety?
The Survivors: In A Heartbeat
By V. L. Dreyer
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by V. L. Dreyer. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A 5,000 word short story set during the events of The Survivors Book I: Summer. The death of Sophie Chan is one of the driving factors of Michael, the hero of The Survivors - but what really happened? Now is your chance to find out. *** If you enjoy this short story, please consider purchasing the rest of the series, so that you can see more of the characters and also help support the author.
Yearning for Yesteryear
By David Haywood Young
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this one I play with some post-apocalyptic tropes. I wanted to write from the perspective of a guy who doesn't automatically know exactly how and why his world changed. Generally people wouldn't, would they? So Thomas Carruthers knows he's in a tight spot, but he has no idea just how bad his position truly is...
Heckel Casey
By James Hoch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,320. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Imajin Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Sometimes the world needs a hero... Former high school teacher Heckel Casey knows how civilization collapsed in this post-apocalyptic world. And he knows who is responsible for the evil that has nearly decimated humanity. His journey across the country slowly reveals that there is a power growing inside of him that is strong enough to confront the evil and eliminate it.
Lights in the Deep
By Brad R. Torgersen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ten astounding tales by triple award nominee Brad R. Torgersen. Go on fantastic new adventures at the bottom of Earth's oceans and at the edge of the solar system. Meet humans who are utterly alien and aliens who are all too human. Introductions by Stanley Schmidt, Mike Resnick and Allan Cole.
Half Light
By The Numbered Entity Project
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In a secret war, fought during the darkest hours, the Shy Guy and his shadow thugs search for the only weapons capable of stopping his conquest of Half Light London. At the same time, a squatter called Devon finds his dream girl and discovers a side of London he had never noticed before, where all covet his most prized possession; a bleeding heart.
Onkalo (Projet Bradbury, #02)
By Neil Jomunsi
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: French. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lorsque le bateau de Nola accoste, l'archéologue sait déjà que le voyage ne sera pas de tout repos : alors qu'on pensait cette terre déserte, stérile et — à l'exception de quelques peuplades reculées — inhabitable, la fonte de la Glace a révélé les traces d'une civilisation antique qui aurait occupé ce territoire des dizaines de milliers d'années plus tôt.
Emergence - A Post-Apocalyptic Novel
By C.A. Bird
Series: Humanity Abides, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,610. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In book two of the Humanity Abides series, Mark Teller and over two hundred other survivors of a devastating nuclear war struggle to live in a world gone mad. Driven from their shelter by unimaginable creatures they begin the arduous task of rebuilding civilization in a hidden valley of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. This is a story of revenge, loneliness and Mankind’s need for community!