Graham Storrs

Biography

Graham Storrs is a science fiction writer who lives miles from anywhere in rural Australia with his wife, an Airedale terrier and a Tonkinese cat. He has published many short stories in magazines and anthologies as well as three children's science books and a large number of academic and technical pieces in the fields of psychology, artificial intelligence and human-computer interaction.

He has published a number of sci-fi novels, three in the "Timesplash" series - time travel thrillers set in the near future and various other times - an augmented reality thriller, "Heaven is a Place on Earth", a sci-fi comedy novel, "Cargo Cult", and two books in the Rik Sylver sci-fi thriller series; "The Credulity Nexus" and "The Sentience Machine".

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Books

Mindrider
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,200. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Arramar and his people have come to colonise the minds of humankind. But humans are already inhabited by indigenous, mind-dwelling monsters; the “nightmares”. War between his colony and the nightmares has begun and many humans will die. Arramar struggles to save humanity but his only allies are a handful of humans whose minds he rides and who are as scared and confused as he is.
Warriors
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,470. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
First contact with alien species was a disaster. Fleeing alien warships, the survivors of the Canta Libre race back to Earth to find a vicious global war is raging and they have been branded traitors. Fighting for their lives on all fronts, Captain Ashton and his crew are Earth's only hope to defeat the aliens. But the weapon they bring to save us may well be the biggest threat to human survival.
Sisters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Alexandra Bertolissio is a homicide cop, a slight, sensitive woman, making a reputation as a brilliant detective in a world that is brutal and tough. Her younger sister, Mel, is a beauty, reckless and carefree, she is adored by everyone and a magnet for trouble. "Sisters" is a collection of crime stories, including two full novellas, featuring these two remarkable women.
Time and Tyde
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Being insane and being visited by an amoral jerk from the future are not all that different. Whether he believes his troubles are down to one or the other, for Vince Demarco the outcome is just the same and just as disastrous. This is a black comedy, filled with sci-fi themes, in which the hero struggles through what he can only see as his growing madness, to the promise of a glorious posterity.
Supplicants
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,540. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
First contact with an alien species had not just been a disaster, it had been a bloodbath. Now, what is left of the crew of the Canta Libre must travel deeper into the galaxy, to plead for help from another, more powerful race. But the humans arrive in the middle of a violent civil war and the alien leaders are in no mood to deal with backward intruders from the Milky Way's rimward wasteland.
Emissaries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 163,660. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
First contact came as a message of friendship from a place so far away Earth could barely reach it. But the UN-led team sent to represent humanity was not the only one. Criminals and unscrupulous governments also wanted to be the first to meet the aliens. The struggle to reap the rewards alien contact might bring would be vicious and deadly. Yet tor the survivors, the real struggle was still ahead
The Future Below
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,590. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a collection of 15 science fiction stories long and short, near and far future, high and low tech. A few have appeared in sci-fi magazines or anthologies but many have never been seen before. All of them are about people like us, struggling to find love or salvation, or even just a place to grow, in a future they didn't make – just as we do now, in the future in which we find ourselves.
The Sentience Machine
Series: The Rik Sylver Sci-Fi Thrillers. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Once again, PI Rik Sylver and the uploaded thief Rivers Valdinger become unlikely allies as they track down the perpetrator of a series of crimes against the transhumans of Omega Point. Quickly finding themselves caught in a web of lies, misdirection, prejudice, deadly danger, and high-level corruption, they stumble towards a shocking discovery that neither of them could have foreseen.
Heaven is a Place on Earth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,560. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Cal Coplin has disappeared. When Ginny receives a message from him, asking her to deliver a package, her decision to help plunges her into a world of fear, corruption, and massive deception. On the run, Ginny finds that, in a world dominated by augmented and virtual realities, nothing is as it seems, and the deception runs deeper than anyone could imagine.
The Credulity Nexus
Series: The Rik Sylver Sci-Fi Thrillers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,850. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a clash between transhumans and the religious right, a washed up PI ends up caught in the middle of their deadly machinations, with the fate of humanity resting on his reluctant shoulders. Only he can find the credulity nexus and powerful factions are ratcheting up the pressure to make sure he does.
Cargo Cult
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,850. Language: Australian English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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The Vinggans' crash was not all it seemed, interstellar law enforcement is on their tail, and the humans are inexplicably strange – especially the busload of old folk they make off with, the New Age cargo cult that welcomes them, the local police force that is following them around, and an overambitious reporter and her idiot brother who don’t help matters by kidnapping crewman Drukk.
Snowy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
For Bob, his work as a lab technician was just a job. He didn't get involved with the people or the lab animals - until the day they began to experiment on Snowy. (Short story, over 9,000 words.)
The Earth Ship
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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This is a short story (under 9,000 words) about a distant future and a lost colony. The planet Beasphor had enjoyed hundreds of years of peace - until the Earth ship arrived.
Finding the Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short sci-fi story by Graham Storrs about finding a path to survival wherever it may lead.
Threefold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Threefold is a collection of three unusual short stories by Graham Storrs. In Honkie, a young girl struggles to understand her dying grandmother's life. Seven Keys tells how a young man deals with the terrible aftermath of his brother's death. And The Last Dragon is a rare excursion into fantasy by this author, a bittersweet tale of love and loss and the end of magic.
Placid Point
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,470. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
These are stories of humanity in transition. A young man finds himself in charge of a box full of human minds, a maintenance crew hears screaming from inside an unmanned space station, at the end of time, the last transhuman enjoys mince pies and sherry. Whatever form our future takes, death, betrayal, sex, and Christmas will always be with us.
Hangin' With the Monkeys
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Hanging with the monkeys - the humans that is - is always loads of fun. I'm a dog that needs lots of fun in my life. And food. I'm not sure what this was all about. Monkey Girl started it. But it involved everyone getting wet, me saving the day, and me being fed. Now that's my kind of story! Hangin' With the Monkeys is a children's book, suitable for 6- to 8-year-olds and their parents.

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