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The Reintegrators by Will Weisser The Reintegrators by May 27, 2017 $1.99 82085 words Sample 20%
Tormented by panic attacks and desperate to find a way to help his catatonic father, Teddy Cartham is running out of options. When he receives an invitation to attend the elite academy where his father once taught, he believes his luck is changing. Until he uncovers a shocking secret—his new math teachers are Reintegrators, members of an ancient cult dedicated to exploring alternate universes.
The Thing In The Ice by E. Catherine Tobler The Thing In The Ice by May 27, 2017 $2.99 26573 words Sample 20%
In the vast, black emptiness between Mars and Jupiter, Ceres was melting Buried within the asteroid's core, Ceres Station provides water-ice for an ever-growing system of corporations and explorers, each intent on carving their names into the future of the galaxy. But no one anticipates the secret Ceres harbors.
Galaxy Science Fiction 1956 Omnibus by Jimmy Wilson Galaxy Science Fiction 1956 Omnibus by May 27, 2017 $9.99 455124 words Sample 10%
Featuring 60 short stories and 2 full length novels from 1956 on 660 x A4 pages written by Each volume contains 12 months issues of the magazine without the advertisements and editorials which proliferated the magazines. All you are getting are the gems from the pens of masters and mistresses of the art.
Dr. One by Peter Galarneau Jr. Dr. One by May 27, 2017 $3.95 80880 words Sample 10%
In the spring of 2041, a technophobic teenager, on his eighteenth birthday, is forced from the comfort of his West Virginia Greenbrier Valley home when he must travel to New Pitt to help a brilliant computer scientist uncover the reason for her uncle's mysterious death.
The Undomesticated Strain by Stefon Mears The Undomesticated Strain by May 26, 2017 $2.99 4640 words Sample 20%
Jerry takes three scientists camping at Crater Lake, Oregon. Not his idea, but they pay, and he needs money for his son's twelfth birthday. Why would they pack a tranq rifle and all that expensive equipment? What could scientists hunt around Crater Lake? Bigfoot?
Stellar Fusion by Elysia Strife Stellar Fusion by May 26, 2017 $0.99 90225 words Sample 15%
A daunting fate and a beautiful, yet tormented, sergeant of the Universal Protectors force take paranormal to the next level. Her harrowing past renders her unaware of her true capabilities. She must find a way to save her people and the slaves she encounters above before they become another roiling rock of death in the chain of galaxies unmade by a merciless few.
My brain feels like a fried egg, extra butter by John Dodsworth My brain feels like a fried egg, extra butter by May 26, 2017 Free! 3564 words Read a sample
In this installment, follow our nameless narrator through the drug-riddled streets of Sector C, where tragedy can strike at any moment.
The Big Bang: The Lonesome George Chronicles Book 1 by Roy M. Griffis The Big Bang: The Lonesome George Chronicles Book 1 by May 26, 2017 $6.99 93817 words Sample 20%
A military commander, a former congressional aide, a leftwing columnist, and a famous Hollywood actor must take up the cause of the resistance in an America gone wrong.
The Animals by Dr.Erotic The Animals by May 26, 2017 $3.79 3010 words Sample 15%
It was a very busy day; Sam was working in his laboratory and her colleague Nina was also with him. Sam: I am really close to reach what I want. Nina: I think we will reach our results soon. Their eyes were on the stature. Sam: What do you think what will happen after that? Nina: we will get famous and became the richest scientist in the whole world.
The Black Hole Experiments Quadrilogy (2017) by V Bertolaccini The Black Hole Experiments Quadrilogy (2017) by May 26, 2017 $9.95 168613 words Sample 20%
A quadrilogy with four amazing high quality action-packed novels! In The Stargate Black Hole scientists create a mind-blowing gateway! In The Alien Sphere explorers find a pulsating alien sphere and enter its black hole! In Space Odyssey: Beyond the Universe a spacecraft encounters a supernatural artifact! In The Dyson Stargate explorers enter a mind-blowing gateway with trillions of portals!
Fire Sentinel (A Sacred Journey Short Story Book 2) by Erin Maxwell Fire Sentinel (A Sacred Journey Short Story Book 2) by May 26, 2017 Free! 4422 words Read a sample
Journeying to the hot, volcanic plains of Qarkuma, Amaya seeks answers from her last journey, on the Ice Queen and the sword. With Cian by her side, she knows she's protected from the dangers within the fire, but it's not Amaya who needs to be protected. Someone else is watching and waiting for the right moment to attack.
Episode 103: Monster of the Week by Douglas Miller Episode 103: Monster of the Week by May 26, 2017 $1.99 16173 words Sample 20%
Joseph Bloodworth opposes a powerful mutant that's been killing people on a rampage, but Valerie's algorithm predicts this can only result in Joe's death.
MAD Star 1: First Insertion by Clint Looney MAD Star 1: First Insertion by May 25, 2017 Free! 28366 words Read a sample
Futurama meets Overwatch meets Guardians of the Galaxy, with the lightest touch of Douglas Adams for class.
Beyond Ascension by Alexander Morales Beyond Ascension by May 25, 2017 $1000.00 2592 words
This collection of flash fiction offers surreal and fun settings for three action-packed mysteries.
Unto Dirt Return by Jamie McNabb Unto Dirt Return by May 25, 2017 $3.99 47649 words Sample 20%
The generation ship New Mayflower nears the end of her voyage and the end of her tether. Disaster looms as surely as the ship's destination. Isham Ellis's charismatic grandfather gives up flying for farming only to turn up dead. Why murder an old man? A farmworker who taught people about topsoil? Out of revenge? Out of fear? Or did the murderer have a much larger target in mind?
Trump's Alien Conspiracy With The Beast : The Temptation Of Man by W.H. Carusso Trump's Alien Conspiracy With The Beast : The Temptation Of Man by May 25, 2017 $4.99 100909 words Sample 20%
President Trump contacts aliens when he finds we have been in contact with them for years. He asks for their help to end all wars only to find this will cause worldwide war. In the middle are two stoners Jason and Bill who sell weed to a small group of aliens as they watch their world get torn apart by pro-war anti-alien groups and nations. Only the beast & Trump enjoy their war to end all wars.
The Camp by John Dodsworth The Camp by May 25, 2017 Free! 2522 words Read a sample
Travel to the year 2039 in this dystopian North America where the governments of Canada, America and Mexico have consolidated, and society is segregated into Sectors. A haunting glimpse of what could become of our increasingly militarized society, as the public's privacy is slowly reduced to absolutely zero in the wake of state-sponsored terrorism.
Superego by Frank J. Fleming Superego by May 25, 2017 $6.99 97713 words Sample 20%
Can a genetically engineered psychopath grow a conscience, get the girl, and save the galaxy? Two out of three ain’t bad.
200m: Forgotness Book 1 by T W G Fraser 200m: Forgotness Book 1 by May 25, 2017 Free! 54247 words Read a sample
Sea levels have risen 200 metres and most of England is underwater. What is left of the UK is divided: Topland/Scotland and the North is ruled by Prince Andrew, Wales has been taken over by Scientologists, while monks control the North Yorkshire Moors. Still, there are those who survive on the few hilltops above seawater. Felix is sent north to try to find a way to get to higher ground.
Clockwork Nutcracker by Teel James Glenn Clockwork Nutcracker by May 25, 2017 $2.99 68285 words Sample 20%
From award winning author Teel James Glenn comes a daring, dangerous new journey into genres as never imagined before. THE CLOCKWORK NUTCRACKER. From Pro Se Productions.
Shadows of Our Fathers by Rex Jameson Shadows of Our Fathers by May 25, 2017 $2.99 116946 words Sample 20%
Angels and demons fall as the Great War between Order and Chaos comes to a close. For those who thought Jehovah's days of smiting stopped in the Old Testament, it's time to give the devil his due.
The Color of Water and Sky Preview Collection by Andrew Gates The Color of Water and Sky Preview Collection by May 25, 2017 Free! 21518 words Read a sample
Curious about starting a new sci-fi series? The Color of Water and Sky Preview Collection contains chapters from various books in The Color of Water and Sky series. It is the perfect way to sample the series before committing to a purchase.
The Purpose of the System by Clint Westgard The Purpose of the System by May 25, 2017 $2.99 6460 words Sample 20%
The System guides, the System protects, and they will heed its call. The habitat appears defenseless, but is it? There are strange gaps in their communication, strange odors that no one can place.
Rocket’s Red Glare by James Reasoner, Martin L. Shoemaker, Nathan E. Meyer, Keith West, Sarah A. Hoyt, Brad R. Torgersen, Lou Antonelli, Robert E. Vardeman, Christopher M. Chupik, & David Hardy Rocket’s Red Glare by ,
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The stories in Rocket's Red Glare exemplify the adventure, courage, and sense of discovery so vital to the American spirit. Whether daring to cross interstellar space or battling alien conquerors when they come right to our own backyard, the characters in these tales never give up, never stop fighting for their country, their lives, their honor. Packed with space opera excitement!
The Secret Notebook of Michael Faraday by Michael Tierney The Secret Notebook of Michael Faraday by May 25, 2017 $2.99 82448 words Sample 15%
When Nicodemus Boffin finds a secret laboratory notebook in which his mentor Michael Faraday has described incomprehensible experiments, Boffin wonders if his mentor has discovered a new science, or lost his faculties. Boffin's rival seeks to gain the notebook by any means necessary believing it holds the secret to the alchemist's Philosopher's Stone.
Evte by Angela Tipsey Evte by May 24, 2017 $1.99 53849 words Sample 15%
Jeizku lives on the small planet of Evte in an evolving galaxy. The rocky, hostile terrain combined with violent weather forces his species to live in a large enclosed complex. Jeizku seeks to discover how their society got established in this way. He embarks on a personal quest that turns his world upside-down, unleashing much more than he bargained for.
Unlearning by John Dodsworth Unlearning by May 24, 2017 Free! 2316 words Read a sample
Step into the classroom of a dystopian future where students learn to unlearn the moral sentiments they have been taught since birth. The process of unlearning has become vital to the mechanisms of control in a society plagued with constant social upheaval and where the threat of terrorism is ever present...
Dark Spaces by A. Regina Cantatis Dark Spaces by May 24, 2017 $2.99 35950 words Sample 20%
Dark Spaces is composed of four stories (including one never published before) of erotic science fiction ranging from dark, humorously dark, to pitch black - sometimes all within the same story:
The Rending: The Dreamwalkers of Larreta, Book 2 by Carol Holland March The Rending: The Dreamwalkers of Larreta, Book 2 by May 24, 2017 $3.99 66524 words Sample 20%
Deadly time rifts threaten Earth and Larreta. The rifts have swallowed people, buildings and the land itself. They must be stopped before the very fabrics of both worlds are torn apart. But the dark force behind the rifts has other plans.
Bernardo's House by Future Fiction Bernardo's House by May 24, 2017 $0.99 8527 words Sample 10%
Get ready for an unusual visit to "Bernardo's House", where the topic of home automation is inseparably interwoven with Artificial Intelligence: what would happen if such a House would lose her "beloved tenant", and if in his place - with a totally unexpected visit - came a strange figure? Unknown to the House, which will question each and every certainty of her life
Two by Jasim M. Almardi Two by May 23, 2017 $0.99 7589 words Sample 30%
The journey of Aldrick Idramla continues in Book 2 of the Mars Chronicles and this time, he is not alone.
The Kanta Chronicles by Nick Sutcliffe The Kanta Chronicles by May 23, 2017 $5.99 162172 words Sample 20%
The Kanta Chronicles covers two generations of the Royal Family of Braria, a fictional country in a land much different than our own called Bolfodier. Both generations have to deal with the pressures of being rulers, while also dealing with love, revenge and the god and goddesses that created Bolfodier.
The Museum of Modern Warfare by Kristine Kathryn Rusch The Museum of Modern Warfare by May 23, 2017 $2.99 7327 words Sample 20%
Nothing could prepare the new Ambassador to the Dylft System for what she finds deep within the Museum of Modern Warfare. Something that could change everything she thought she knew about the war and believed she had buried.
Quest For Cinzana by Jeanne Linton Quest For Cinzana by May 23, 2017 $4.99 78207 words Sample 20%
Follow Tali's journey as she tries to find her mother. Talia traverses swamplands, faulty rope bridges, continually being chased by adversaries. The journey is not only intriguing but gives us some answers to the long asked question; Are we alone in the universe, is there a common seed that connects all of us, and what happened to them.
Todd by Adam J Nicolai Todd by May 23, 2017 $3.99 65922 words Sample 15%
A man and his son, alone in an empty world, struggle to find food, shelter, and above all else, meaning.
Alien Report by Brandon Goldentree Alien Report by May 23, 2017 $2.99 4041 words Sample 20%
There are 40 billion Earth-sized planets orbiting in the habitable zones of sun-like stars. From many of those we came. Millions of us have been labeled as "Star People" aka. Indigo, or Hybrids, physically speaking. But the whole reality stretches far beyond what most humans can understand or accept.
Gli Eroi dell’Antichità (Edizione Italiana) by Anna Erishkigal Gli Eroi dell’Antichità (Edizione Italiana) by May 23, 2017 Free! 18061 words Read a sample
Il colonnello delle Forze Speciali Angeliche, Mikhail Mannuki'ili, si sveglia nella sua navicella spaziale distrutta, gravemente ferito, senza alcuna memoria del passato. La donna che gli ha salvato la vita ha una sorprendente abilità curativa. Ma chi ha attaccato Mikhail? E perchè? Ninsianna ha sempre avuto una relazione speciale con la divinità. Proviene da una famiglia con una lunga...
Deze NU by Pascal Rijnja Deze NU by May 23, 2017 $8.99 194641 words Sample 10%
Wat als je anders had gehandeld dan je hebt gedaan, een andere keuze had gemaakt, links was gegaan ipv rechts, ja had gezegd i.p.v. nee, niet je geliefde had laten vertrekken, wel die baan had aangenomen, niet in die auto was gestapt? Wat zou jij doen als je gedane zaken toch kon keren? Zou je de kans grijpen om te kunnen leven zoals je liever wilt? Met alle onvoorziene gevolgen van dien?
Shatterbox by Isaac Innes Shatterbox by May 23, 2017 $6.99 87804 words Sample 20%
Max Masters, a one-time elite soldier during the wars, was hardly making ends meet selling scrap on the rundown station, Shatterbox. When someone makes him a deal he can't refuse, he soon finds it not only too good to be true but part of a sting operation. Arrested by his one-time war comrade Hanna Carter, Max is given two choices, help her bust an illegal arms dealer or go to jail.
When Josie Comes Home - Book One of the New West Series by A.E. Stanton When Josie Comes Home - Book One of the New West Series by May 23, 2017 $3.99 25919 words Sample 20%
The future’s a lot like the past -- the West’s still hard on women and horses.
Legion by Charles L. Grant Legion by May 22, 2017 $2.99 70918 words Sample 20%
The village had been called Town Central, where people learned to live with androids, and androids learned to live like humans. It had been an experiment to bolster a dying population, and it might have worked, given the chance. But there was the Plaguewind. And there was the Dying …
Ascension by Charles L. Grant Ascension by May 22, 2017 $2.99 67610 words Sample 20%
A ROAD TO HELL Dorrin Parric is dead, and his son Orion has sworn to avenge him. But first he must run a gauntlet of human assassins, blood-crazed androids and aging, paranoid dictators. Petty tyrants rule the few straggling settlements where mankind holds out against the darkness. Time and again Parric eludes the strange traps set for him by the forces of decay. But his luck is running out.
Chasing Oranges by Claude Vicent Chasing Oranges by May 22, 2017 Free! 52082 words Read a sample
Dystopian, rock'n'roll, speculative space opera. Call it what you will. Chasing Oranges is about survival and struggle and a shrinking apartment. Space pirates, and fart propelled rocket launchers. It' time travel, and the blues. Explosions and corruption. It's hope, death and love. A piano, a nutty professor and an eagle-headed individual.
Mordecai by Beth Hoyer Mordecai by May 22, 2017 $2.99 27383 words Sample 20%
Mordecai asks a question "How did the High Council know my name?" His question would be answered via Traveler's Gate images of scenes he's seeing involving a memory of a cloned copy of the same name telling tales to Recorders of Memories involving his life. This story answers the question to who created Edenia the machine moon world.
Jon's Story by Beth Hoyer Jon's Story by May 22, 2017 Free! 19483 words Read a sample
This Jon the Humanian's story involving at first living on Terrania then living on Shadan. He learns various memories of other Humanians while mind scanning them from his trapped in The Hall of One Thousand Voices' tubed status among the others speaking tales to whoever is listening.
2084 by Mason Engel 2084 by May 22, 2017 Free! 89969 words Read a sample
“Lenses”, computerized contacts produced by a corporation called Newsight, are worn by everyone. A teenage boy named Vincent Smith, however, has a feeling that something is wrong. Through his father in the Senate, and through a friend’s father in development at Newsight, Vincent learns of the corporation’s true motives. Vincent’s feeling, though correct, may have come too late.
Edited Builder's Journal Book 1 by Beth Hoyer Edited Builder's Journal Book 1 by May 22, 2017 Free! 41895 words Read a sample
This is the edited version of the original story "Builder's Journal" book one. This story has quoted conversations and additional material included into it. Brandis the Record Keeper details life of William before he became known as Brandis the Record Keeper. He details quoted conversations and memories of people mostly Builders he remembers as a record keeper, living computer.
Artefactum (Free Preview) by J.E. Tobal Artefactum (Free Preview) by May 22, 2017 Free! 12277 words Read a sample
Sam and Una are a match made in hell. Their predilections toward alcohol and sexual deviance all but ensure they’ll live a life of depravity that will go down in history as massively insignificant. Of course, that all changes one day when they discover that Una’s statue of an aboriginal fertility goddess somehow allows them to travel to sexually explicit alternate realities. Free Preview!
The Queen's Harem by Helene Slone The Queen's Harem by May 22, 2017 $2.99 25624 words Sample 20%
WHO’S Darwe? The new slave girl this Science Fiction erotic tale but a particular one. Darwe, now is getting into a queen's harem and starting her training as an agent and breeder for the queen. BiSexual, Heterosexual, Hermaphrodite, BDSM, DomSub, MaleDom situation will try the emotions and the sexuality of this beautiful and sensual girl of this Science Fiction tale.
Matrimonial Mishegoss by Tyler Charles Matrimonial Mishegoss by May 22, 2017 $0.99 7498 words Sample 20%
Since she was a little girl, Rebecca dreamed of her wedding day. Now, with her marriage to Aviram only weeks away, there’s one last hurdle to clear: an over-the-top bridal shower thrown by her mother (and professional kvetch) Esther. But when an otherworldly guest crashes the party, Rebecca is forced to make a decision that will not only impact her life but the lives of everyone on Earth.