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The First Completely Electronic Robot and Science Fiction Limerick Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Is it possible to tell a tall tale in as few as thirty words? That would require a limerick, a five-line rhyming cartoon in words. In this case fifty-four tiny capsule science fiction stories to make you smile: A hot little androidal miss - Who jets off steam with a hiss - Is made out of junk - And is very steam punk - So she's much too risky to kiss.
A Good Bowl of Ramen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's going to be a long night for Greg Collins.
The Haggard Brothers Go To Town
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Even before they were remade by their Pa into something not quite human, the Haggard brothers were the terror of the strange place they called home. When Pug Haggard decides to woo Lenore, the beloved daughter of the infamous necromancer Emo Mulcifer, his brothers tag along to run interference against Mulcifer's undead hordes. The question is, what could Pug Haggard possibly say to impress Lenore?
Cagliostro's Groot Poppentheater
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Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: Dutch. Published: January 6, 2012 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Een poppentheater in het Londen van 1888 gedreven door Meester Cagliostro. Maar de poppen leiden een eigen leven dat verstoord wordt door de verdwijning van Punchinello, held uit veel van de stukken die het poppentheater speelde. Harlequin gaat op zoek naar zijn verdwenen kameraad.
Automatons for Peace -The Amazi Chronicles Book 1
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Series: Amazi Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Return to the past of New York, where a young man arrives seeking a fresh start. A rapid series of events unfold, leading him from darkness into light, from remorse to creating instruments for peace, from the sweatshop to starting his own business designing devices to make a difference in the world. He is ahead of his time in creating a robotic human. An inspiring story of rebuilding one's life.
Dr. Herbert Goode, His Mechanical Girl and the End of the World
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Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Predicting the fallout from a new power source, a lone scientist now lives in solitary companionship with his final creation, watching the world pass by through glass and sorrow. Living day to day in their shelter against the outside horrors, they await the end of the world.
Diaz And The Collective
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: British English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
This is the sequel to 'Had the virus, bought the t-shirt'. The children with their special powers, along with Diaz and Veronica, managed to survive the ordeals inflicted upon them by the powers that be, otherwise known as The Collective. They now face new challenges. The Collective are determined to harvest the unique powers the children possess, and will do whatever it takes to regain control.
Hell's Gate: A Steampunk Lovecraft Adventure
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Series: Gears of a Mad God, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
How far would you go for a friend? A devastating raid by the cult of Katharis leaves Colleen Garman alone, faced with a formidable task. The world itself hangs in the balance as the cult opens a portal to another realm. Colleen's duty is plain - she must close the portal at any cost, and keep it closed. But her old friend Carter is trapped on the other side. What will she risk to save a friend?
Bioquestions And The Mechanical Answer
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
This is a book of puzzling questions. A different book in which biology is used as a foundation to build a down-to-earth narrative, in the hope of addressing all basic human concerns from a modern, casual and holistic perspective; with enough substance so that the reader may question the music or the noise of the world that can be heard everywhere, full of selfish and extraneous interests.
Rendezvous with a Rebel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Mary Todd Lincoln and Jefferson Davis face off in a steampunk showdown in this alternative history version of the Civil War. Set in historic Charleston, Mary Todd, the President's femme fatale, matches wits against the wily Confederate Davis and his army of automatons in hopes of hastening the War's end.