Books tagged: contemporary science fiction

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The Reader
Series: The Rifters. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
With the rift closed for the season and no more monsters to fight, Daelin Long gets bored as librarian in the podunk town of Settler, Oregon. A job interview and her brother’s arrival present a tempting opportunity to escape, until her brother and her best friend, a ghost, disappear.
Known Afterlife (The Provider Trilogy: Volume I)
Price: Free! Words: 97,500. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Provider Exists. Sentient machines have a soul. Ignorance threatens to destroy both of them. KNOWN AFTERLIFE, the first book in the Provider Trilogy, is a balanced blend of fantasy and sci-fi, exploring the gray area between science and mysticism; speculating on the relationship between spiritual evolution and the Singularity.
Global Warming Fun 1: Saved by Right-Handed Grass
Series: Global Warming Fun, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(2.00)
Fun? Maybe not so much! In this sci-fi/fantasy short story, hapless home-owner Ed Rumsfeld is attacked by mutant man-eating insects. Thus begins a FREE series that will chronicle an increasingly unstable world in which nasty natural, technological and mythical forces are unleashed in response to climate change and other human induced problems.
Immoral Telepathy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,300. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
New telepath Rick Blackhall's off at Berkeley for his first semester of college, with his best friend and high school crush hundreds of miles away. Huge classes, dorm life, and now he meets a clique of telepaths who freely read and control others. Will Rick hold to his morals against their seductive philosophies? Or will his code of ethics lead him to clash with more powerful minds?
Sudden Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
They framed him ... to save him? Ramirez came home from work to a beer, a sit-com, and the messy corpse of his neighbor. Dead in his shower. Killed by a distinctive kitchen knife. With the evidence mounting against him, Ramirez flees the Bay Area and runs straight into a web of conspiracy and counter-conspiracy. How can Ramirez overcome the goals and philosophies of groups that manipulate society?
Salmon Run Collection #1 (Salmon Run Books 1-3)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,130. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A new life in Alaska, a massive aurora, a spaceship hidden under the ice and snow… A haunted lodge… A singing voice only Zach and Sasha can hear... Follow Hawk and Zach Callahan, the eccentric people of the town of Salmon Run, and the aliens hidden nearby as their lives become intricately entangled. This collection contains the first three books in the Salmon Run series.
Breakup - Alaska Style (Salmon Run - Book 7)
Series: Salmon Run, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,550. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Summer, fall, winter, and breakup... The thaw turns Salmon Run into a gooey mess, signaling the return of Spring. A time the Callahans hope will bring lodgers. For Sasha and Jacob Neeley it means the tribal "coming of age" trial. In the midst of the madness, Nanuk and Yenni attempt to fit into the human world while waiting for rescue. And in the forest, an ancient myth stirs into life…
Aurora Equinox (Salmon Run - Book 6)
Series: Salmon Run, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Good moods are scarce in Salmon Run these days, right down to a temperamental Solar Express train. Zach Callahan's lingering foul mood even manages to drive off Sasha. Concerned this may be caused by the alien translator band on Zach's wrist, his father insists on a check-up visit to the local spaceship. Just as Zach discovers a menace worthy of true worry: The return of a threat from the south.
Fusion
Series: Fantastic Fantasy and Science Fiction. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,710. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Fantastic Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00)
Contains 25 fantastic stories! Fantasy/Sci-Fi International Charity Short Story Competition winners’ anthology 2012, potentially one of the longest ebook titles on the market which is why we simply called it 'Fusion' Includes the winning entries, the runners up, a few last minute additions and two wonderful stories by our professional contributors Danuta Reah and Stuart Aken Thank you, enjoy!
The Influence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,230. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Mary Jo Cassler senses a change in her otherwise normal family. It isn't long after Bella Mae is born that Mary knows there is something odd about her sister. Others in their small town of Pedeck, Alabama seem to notice it as as well and peg Bella as a demon. Mary is torn between the love and trust she has for her sister or the possibility that the rumors and warnings may be true.