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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.
Lights in the City
By E.M. Noble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
On a normal run through a big city, a runner swats a fly. The fly grows in size and becomes so big that it blocks the sun. The people in the city are under attack! Rayna, a Recovery and Reevaluation technician, must decide if the city is worth saving. Will the humans prove themselves worthy of continuing life? Or will they doom themselves to a terrible fate?
Containment
By Eden Royce
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
“Life is different among the dead.” They are kept in chambers, their energy used to feed the City’s voracious appetite for fuel now that traditional sources are long gone. These grisly fuel cells are kept watch over by Feast, a devil-human hybrid whose recent run-ins with the City leave him questioning its authority.
Hungry Dead: Episode 4 (The Zombie Apocalypse Series)
By Steven Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
In this episode: Corporal Abraham - A member of the National Guard haunted by his tour of duty overseas, he just wants to patch things up with his son and ex-wife. Abraham has been ordered to lead a convoy out into the zombie-infested suburbs to save as many as he can. But even the might of the Guard can't withstand the inexorable tide of the dead.
Hungry Dead: Episode 3 (The Zombie Apocalypse Series)
By Steven Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
In this episode: Henrietta - A woman pastor clinging to her faith, she just wants to be accepted for who and what she is. Her closest and dearest friend succumbs to an awful disease the night the world dies. As the apocalypse itself unfolds before her eyes, Henrietta finds herself fighting for her life as the corpse of her friend returns to life with an insatiable hunger for the living.
Avatar Gods ~ Alpha Centauri
By Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The Utopians continue their Exodus, teleporting in half light year steps to the Alpha Centauri system. Stopping first at Proxima Centauri they are stunned to learn the truth about one of the planets. Then when they progress to Alpha A, Afroditee feels the strong presence from one of the planets and finally makes contact, with surprising results. Visionary - imaginative - fast paced sci fi.
The High Bloods
By David Pilling
Series: Sorrow, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
"To find the truth, seek the High Places." An uneasy peace has descended over the World Apparent. The Winter Realm and the Old Kingdom are recovering from the cataclysmic events of the Twelfth Reconquest, while in the south, the Djanki and the Sharib retreat to lick their wounds from the battle at Temple Rock.
The House Down the Street
By Nigel Dueller
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Steve and Sally are in love. Close neighbors, they live in the only two houses on the street enshrouded in blast-proof, toxic-atmosphere-blocking tiles - the only houses on the block left. Having survived Armageddon, the two young lovers must now survive a feud that threatens not only their relationship but their very lives.
Aurora's Harbinger
By Phaedra Weldon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013 by Caldwell Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Dyna had known every step of her life because of her clairvoyant talent. But now a ghost from her past offers her a gift—an unknown future.
Lore of the Underlings: Episode 4 ~ The Letting Pen
By John Klobucher
Series: Lore of the Underlings. Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lore of the Underlings continues. In this episode: The three strangers -- John Cap, Morio, and their mysterious young woman friend -- find themselves locked away in a curious crooked chamber, a place with foreboding in the air and the smell of something evil. What hellish fate awaits them here as "guests" of Fyryx and his Guard? Only time (and space) will tell...
From Orbit
By Rob Goforth
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As the Raven reaches orbit all seems routine. The orbiter moves to rendezvous with the orbital platform so they can cycle the crew and resupply. Little do the multinational crew know that events on the planet below will begin to overtake them all, leading to heartbreaking consequences that none of them could have expected. A science-fiction short story by Rob G. Goforth.
Flash Virus: Episode Three - The Freak Army
By Steve Vernon
Series: Flash Virus, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Robots
The third thrilling episode of a five episode series asks a VERY simple-sounding question. How much would you give for a jelly sandwich? The answer might surprise you. This is the tale of a bad day, getting worse by the minute. Buy your copy today!
Seeking Forever
By Stephen W. Sumner
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jennifer O'Malley has been separated from her husband and son by miles and a few lifetimes since awakening from Cryogenic sleep in a post-apocalyptic world. She is obsessed to the point of near desperation in her drive to reunite with them; traversing a dysfunctional world far removed from the vision of the founders of Camelot Enterprises.
Avatar Gods - Exodus
By Eero Tarik
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This is the second in the Avatar Gods series. Having defeated the USA in the Freedom War, the Utopians are swamped with migration requests. But Afroditee,and her closest colleagues, are wary of the human tide and make plans to go further into space.In despair of humankind, she leads them to Mars, but after a few years of peace the US destroys their base, forcing retaliation, and the Exodus begins.
Cold Machines
By Jenna Inouye
Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A post-apocalyptic fiction set after an indescribable race of machines descends upon the world. "Drop. A droplet of water like rain falls on me from a shredded gutter above. A single, lonely concrete structure stands behind me and I stand in the middle it a long overgrown field and I see animals moving through the brush, wild and vital, mercury things."
Bad Jump
By John Burks
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Nothing is ever easy in the wastelands left by The Teleportation Wars.
The Crossroads
By Faye Aitken-Smith
Price: Free! Words: 16,170. Language: British English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Flick could be Me, she could be You. She could be Anyone. She could have lived and died without a trace, or ... she could just be 'THE ONE'. Has Flick stumbled on the truth of existence? The True Nature of Reality? And if so what is she going to do about it? Flick's life has collapsed. Now she seems to have lost her mind in the search for her mum, for the TRUTH to find "THE ABSOLUTE TRUTH"
Water is Thicker than Blood
By Julie Ann Dawson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Fifty years after World War III, the residents of New Orleans struggle just to survive. Despite being surrounded by water, radiation and pollution have made clean drinking water hard to come by. In Water is Thicker than Blood, a woman's broken water purifier starts a chain of events that will impact everyone in the Bywater district.[9700 word novelette]
The Vril Salvation Volume 1: B.L.O.O.D.
By Toni Hawthorne
Price: Free! Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Vril is a power that can be used to create or destroy. To be taught to harness this power is only given to a select few throughout history. They are the only souls who exhibit the ability to be trusted with the knowledge of Vril, and they are the Vampires. Lilith chose each of her children carefully and now they will show that she chose correctly.
Lone Wolves: Doomsday
By Sean Roney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Most people panic when told that the world is about to end. One man has lived a boring, friendless life, and chooses to blog about it. Things crumble apart all around him, but he makes one last effort to contact the people he cares for, and record the reactions. This is a short story in the Lone Wolves series, which is part of the Worldshift Saga universe.