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Callsign: King - Book I (A Jack Sigler - Chess Team Novella)
By Jeremy Robinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,460. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction
The fabled Elephant Graveyard has been discovered. It contains enough ivory to make Ethiopia a wealthy nation. But the cave contains more than physical riches—it also holds the means to control the world. Fifteen scientists enter the cave. Only one leaves. Jack Sigler, Callsign: King (field leader of the covert, black ops Chess Team) is brought in to investigate.
Megan - Evaluation
By Amos T. Fairchild
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Fiction
The great galactic empire has fallen. In its wake rises a new federation, picking from the bones of long dead worlds, its mutant salvage workers consigned to the radioactive city planets of the imperial core. Now in a time when ancient technology is feared and strictly controlled, a new threat grows within, a threat which may at last end the remnants of humanity.
Hunting the Tyrant
By Amos T. Fairchild
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Fiction
A story of a time long forgotten, the warriors of a once proud clan fighting for their place in a fading civilization. Already their race dwindles as their world cools, but they are of the Red-Hills clan, and it is better to die proud than to simply fade into the long twilight.
Bottoms Up
By E L Russell
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction
I hope you will enjoy reading this story. It's about a detective, Dick Reeder, whose career was in a downward spiral. To boost his confidence, his Chief gives Dick what he believes to be an easy case to solve. Uniforms nabbed a stoned teenager dumping large water cooler bottles into the City Reservoir. Analysis of the substance shows it to be plain tap water.
The Commitment
By E L Russell
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction
In The Commitment, a loving wife, Alice, is forced to decide how she will deal with the reality of her husband's death which include several unexpected new possibilities and opportunities.
Microbiology Practice Questions: Microbial Genetics
By Dr. Evelyn J Biluk
Series: Microbiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on microbial genetics. Topics include genes, mutations, and acquiring new genetic information (lysogenic conversion, transformation, transduction, conjugation). These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Microbiology, Introduction to Microbiology or Basic Microbiology.
The Fortress of Clouds
By J.A.J. Peters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,600. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction
By 2037, Los Angeles has descended into a maw of street violence and child labor factories. High above it all, four children have been raised in a safe and secluded apartment. To protect them from the child-abducting gangs that prowl the streets, their mother has forbid them from ever going outside. Or at least that's what she has told them about why they can never leave.
The Mutagenic Cycle and Other Stories
By James White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction
Kick off your shoes and kick back with this six-pack of sci-fi cool, chock full of thugs, drugs, femme fatales, and cosmic secrets.
Mitochondria in the Tumourigenic Phenotype
By Bertrand Liang
Price: Free! Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Mitochondria have been found to harbor distinctive alterations in cancer cells. Early studies have shown structural changes in neoplastic cell mitochondria; studies described herein reveal both genomic and functional alterations, using brain tumours as the paradigm system.
Homo Sylvanus
By Amber D. Sistla
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction
This novelette originally appeared in Jim Baen's Universe. While traveling on a colonization ship, Brennan is desperate to prevent his daughter Tamsyn from inheriting his genetic deficiencies. The consequences of his efforts to illegally modify her DNA affect Brennan, Tamsyn, and the colonists. Part of the "Break Bites" Series: Stories short enough to read when you get a break.