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Featured science fiction books including fantasy, technology, spaceflight, aliens, time travel, superheros, and extraterrestrial life books!

Fighting Rough: A Post-Apocalyptic EMP Survival Thriller (The EMP Book 5)

Fighting Rough A Post-Apocalyptic Survival ThrillerWho could you trust if society fell?

Winter is in full force. Freezing temperatures and heavy snow present new threats. But there’s more to surviving than just weathering the elements.

Out alone, James spots a man he recognizes from the compound. Does it mean they’re being hunted down? Or is it mere coincidence?

Max knows his group is a target. There are people who want them dead merely for revenge. Others want their radios, their guns, and their supplies Continue reading

Is It Today?

Is It Today? by HJ FurlSexy. Candid. Provocative. Disturbing.

HJ Furl subjects disarmingly vulnerable characters to distressing conflict in a world of isolation and controversy. A filthy glue-sniffing girl begs you for help at dusk. A racist mother and her young children face certain robotic annihilation. Chaos breaks out on a long-haul flight when a tourist is incapacitated by bugs. Unclad soldiers hunt down a ruthless insurgent. A widower wanders through the wilderness searching for his dead wife and little boy. A male and a female contestant fight a beast in the deadliest game of chance in the world. A schoolboy is challenged to a cruel dare by a bully. Thrill seekers are infected with a deadly virus in their remote jungle retreat. Continue reading

Hannah Goodheart and the Guardian of Time

Hannah Goodheart and the Guardian of Time by C. Michael MorrisonTurning thirteen can be difficult – especially when a time-traveling thief steals your necklace, and a brewing temporal conflict turns your birthday party into a mission to save the universe.

As Hannah and her friends chase the thief across time and space, they learn her necklace is more than a pretty piece of jewelry. Only one person can control the powerful pendant, and they must find them before the entire universe is wiped from history. Continue reading

Tower of Nirvana (The Trinity Trials Book 1)

Tower of Nirvana (The Trinity Trials Book 1) by Dexter Carr JrDemitrius, son of the Archangel Michael, and Mathias, son of the Archangel Gabriel, were with their mutual friend, Melody, exploring places they weren’t supposed to, as usual.

It was in front of the forbidden fruits of knowledge and life, dead center of the Radiant Forest, where their lives changed forever. Haunted by strange headaches and branded with weird symbols, the two boys soon learn they have been chosen as the next candidates for the Trinity Trials. Continue reading

Lone Star Odyssey: Obstacles

Lone Star Odyssey: Obstacles by David WilsonAfter dealing with terrorist attacks and an EMP attack on America’s infrastructure, Talon finally thought he was on his way home.

But the tragic death of one of his team has the rest of the groups morale low and everyone is feeling sorry for themselves. The latest encounter with a terrorist cell has inadvertently bought Talon’s group to the attention of the Iranian Supreme Command. Which in turn has declared war on Talon’s group and ordered other Iranian assets to hunt down and destroy Talon’s group. To make matters worse, Talon is talked into an ill-advised rescue attempt in a trade that should have assisted him in getting back to Texas. Continue reading

Dawn of the Ancients: Daniel

Dawn of the Ancients: Daniel by Aurora Birchwood“What did you see? What did you see? Clara please, you need to tell me.”

“You need to talk to Jasmine and it must be soon.”

When Jasmine meets a gorgeous stranger it quickly becomes clear that he is unlike any other man she has ever met. Just how different he is Jasmine is yet to find out. When his terrible secret is revealed Jasmine’ world is thrown into chaos as deadly threats close in on her. Can the mysterious stranger save her, or will he bring damnation to her door? In accepting the truth, Jasmine is forced to admit that there are terrible deadly things in the world that she cannot explain. Continue reading

Sophia Violet and the Fiery Orb

Just when fourteen-year-old Sophia Violet thinks her life can’t get any weirder, her entire world turns upside down.

In a few short weeks, she goes from being an awkward teenager to holding the fate of two worlds in her hands. Naturally, she resists. She has her own problems to solve. Like what’s up with her best friend, Luna, who’s been shapeshifting in and out of her life for as long as she can remember? Yet no one else, including her adoptive parents, has ever met her. At least not in her human form. Continue reading

Vampires: The Myths, Legends, and Lore

A thrilling treasury of vampire lore!

Since the seventeenth century, people have been frightened, mesmerized, and fascinated by the terrifying tales of vampires. In this book, you’ll uncover the history and mystery behind these bloodthirsty monsters with folklore, mythology, and poetry from every tradition in the world. From the Bosnian Lampir, whose disease-ridden corpse spread infection and death throughout villages, to Bram Stoker’s charming Dracula, who helped define modern-day vampires, the wicked stories surrounding these nocturnal beings are sure to captivate anyone who has ever wondered about these shadow-loving creatures. Continue reading

The Vermilion Strain: Post-Apocalyptic Extinction

Emma, Brian, Flynn, Cooper, and Paadini are the lucky few who’ve survived the deadly pandemic, EV-01-H virus, or the Vermilion Strain.

It is a contagion so virulent, that it has caused an extinction level event. None of them have seen humans for weeks, and no one is coming to help them. They must each find the courage to carve out a new life in a new reality, a new world. They must learn new skills and face challenges that they never bargained for. What is out there, awaiting them? Will the human species blink out of existence? Continue reading

Five Seconds Til Dark

In Five Seconds Til Dark, the reader is taken on a journey through the eyes of Marcello Scott. Scott appears to be a normal mischievous teenager until a tragic accident claims the life of his best friend.

As life seems to do ever-so-often, the tragedy took something from Scott, but it also blessed him with a gift that would take him some time to grasp. Scott realizes that he has the ability to freeze time around him for five seconds – leaving him to wander about freely while everything around him is paused. Continue reading

Restoration (The Gaia Origin Book 1)

The year is 2075 and the human race is dying. Decades of war, famine, and bio-engineering have finally taken their toll, and birth rates have declined to near zero.

The leaders of two of the solar system’s largest corporations believe they can save humanity, but they will have to break the law to do it.

When Doctor Evan Feldman decided to have his body frozen immediately after his death, he always hoped that one day the technology would exist to cure his cancer-ravaged body. Continue reading

Out of Light (War of the Sisters Book 2)

Queen Lilith has ruled over all of creation since the war of the sisters ended with the death of the Dark Mother.

The Essentials, her icy children, thrive. The Queen protects them, along with the abandoned children of darkness, from the hordes of Clickers left behind by the evil Dark Mother. Or so history proclaims.

Long before Lilith and Asherah’s war began, it was said that history is written by the victor, and Lilith has taken full advantage of that. Over a thousand years have passed since the death of her sister, and Lilith has cultivated a world of worshipers, sycophants, and slaves. Continue reading

Zara Hanson & The Mystery of the Painted Symbol

Zara Hanson & The Mystery of the Painted Symbol by J. L. HaynesZara Hanson is a specialist asset of a clandestine agency that investigates mysterious phenomena. Asked to take on the most important mission of her life, should she accept it?

With the mission accepted, the fate of humanity hangs in the balance. Partnered with an extraordinary agent, Zara is about to fall into a universe that unravels in such a way that affects her mind, heart and soul. Continue reading

From His Perspective

‘A genuinely laugh out loud book’ that starts with a big bang…actually it starts with THE Big Bang.

It’s a unique blend of humour, fantasy and history – think Terry Pratchett meets Douglas Adams and you’ll get the general idea. From His Perspective is the story of The Boss and his hapless PA, Norbert, who work together, with their team, overseeing the Factory, better known to us as Planet Earth.

If it hadn’t been for an accident involving a stray biscuit crumb, a black hole and a size 7 tweed slipper, they could have stayed true to their original blueprints Continue reading

Lone Star Odyssey: First Steps

After over 20 years in the USMC and coming off a five year tour as a contractor in Afghanistan all Talon Clark wanted to do was spend time with his kids and wife on his ranch in Texas.

Occasionally, taking a short term contract job to pay the bills, Talon is marooned in Washington, D.C. when the nation is attacked by a series of false flag operations against our infrastructure and is then devastated by a series of EMP attacks. With every major city burning and the nation’s electrical grid down, civil order has deteriorated to the point of no return, at least for the immediate future. Continue reading

Everyone Left Behind: 4 minutes to chaos

Everyone Left Behind: 4 minutes to chaos by Time O. DayHershal had grown tired of his wife Priscilla’s doom and gloom, End Times, vision of the future and wasn’t about to do anymore stockpiling for it either. He just wanted to retire in peace.

Change descended when he accidentally shot a Peeping Tom. Though he buried him on his remote Montana property, he couldn’t bury the man’s curse. Haunted by it, and about to be found out, he sent up a desperate prayer. That night he had a strange dream. Priscilla’s interpretation of the dream was to stockpile enough food to look after seventy people for five years because perilous times were surely coming . . . Continue reading

The Fire Inside

Aiden, a doting husband and father, had the perfect life. A job he loved, a beautiful son, and a loving wife. In an instant, everything is taken from him and Aiden believes his life is over.

Falling into a deep depression, Aiden all but gives up on his job, his friends, and himself. But when a mysterious force grants him the power to heal those around him, Aiden is forced to pull himself out of his misery in favor of the greater good. Continue reading

Garrett’s Ghost

Garrett's Ghost by Pamela AckersonWhat’s a time traveling Texas Ranger supposed to do?

Garrett Houston is being harassed by a ghost. Trouble is brewing and her name is Margarite. She’s an unrelenting force determined to get his attention. It may be too late for her, but if she could get him to listen, she may be able to save some lives.

A story of unrequited love, the power of healing, and the embracing need to never give up. Unforgettable moments and unforgettable characters will tug at the heartstrings with a myriad of emotions. Continue reading

Band of Believers, Book 1: Dissent

To save your life, would you sell your soul?

During the tribulation, Willow Archer intends to keep both. She just wants to live a simple life in her quiet Montana town. But when sinister forces begin rounding up Christians, she must make a tough choice: accept the mark, or run for her life?

Willow runs. With her brother and a few friends, she decides to flee to the mountains. And danger chases them every step of the way.

Turns out, the forest holds its own set of perils Continue reading

The Event (The Survivors Book One)

The Event The Survivors Book OneDean’s wife is dead. Her last words: When the ships come…wear the necklace.

The ships came at dawn. Cities all around the world reported strange alien vessels descending. Some saw them as the heralds of a new age; others fired everything they had at them. All were taken as the beams lashed down and drew them into the sky. Dean was left behind, seemingly the last man on Earth.

A trail of clues left by his dead wife guide Dean on a perilous journey across America and beyond, to learn the truth behind the mysterious ships and save humanity from its doom. But not everything is as it seems. Continue reading

Andalon Awakens: Dreamers of Andalon – Book One

This exciting and action packed novel takes the reader on a journey to the continent of Andalon.

Fall in love with these fascinating characters as elemental powers awaken at a rate faster than can be controlled by the ever watching Falconers, eerie specters who share a strange symbiosis to their beasts.

Eusari, captain of the dread pirate vessel She Wolf, is stripped of everything she holds dear, forcing her to place trust in a man she barely knows. Robert Esterling fights to come of age and struggles Continue reading

The Dark (A Division 53 Novel Book 1)

While pursuing a knowledgeable, evasive target, Malkarai ends up in Cavington, a politically neutral town that is partially seceded from the greater United States – a place where agents aren’t always allowed and mutants like him are never welcome.

This only proves to be a problem when he runs into Satyrna after apprehending a thief. Wanting to repay him for his help, she forces her friendship on the stranger to help him avoid the prejudice of the locals, but ends up causing an avalanche of problems she never foresaw. Continue reading

The Knucklehead of Silicon Valley

Ralph Gibsen isn’t your typical spy. In fact, he may not be a spy at all.

He’s lumpy, blundering and abysmal at chatting up the fairer sex. Yet, he is attracting a significant amount of attention from the intelligence community. After all, as a 30-year Silicon Valley mainstay, he can phish your passwords, bust firewalls, and has developed software used by millions to circumvent government censorship. And now, he thinks he has stumbled upon a cabal who is pushing to misuse his own technology for world domination. Ralph helps create an educational Tool that maps a learner’s neurological processes and pinpoints the exact moment a student learns. But the Tool can also manipulate people’s beliefs. Continue reading

Suspended Heart: Stories

In an explosion of love’s metaphors, Fowler’s debut magic realism collection, SUSPENDED HEART, takes on American fabulism with a cast of unexpected heroines in the narratives of life and loss—

women whose hearts fall out at public malls, women whose bodies bloom with changing seasons, women who sprout blades or have multiple eyes, sleep as snakes, or birth saints like lapis lazuli babies. There’s a fearlessness to this prose, a melody of life and magic and loss. Continue reading