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Singularity, California: Impressions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the city of Singularity, California, humans co-exist with advanced machines called "helots". Or they will, someday. Early in the city's development, Shell goes to Singularity to visit his old friend Root - but what he finds during his visit is disturbing information that makes Shell concerned for the city's future.
Cat Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Cat lovers rejoice! This collection of speculative shorts from the pen of Anne B. Walsh has something for all science fiction or fantasy readers who've ever suspected their cuddlesome companions of conspiracy...
Five Goofy Science Fiction Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,350. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Readers know Hugo-award winner Kristine Kathryn Rusch for her serious, deeply thought-out science fiction. But the former editor of The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction also has a silly side, one in evidence in the five stories in this collection. “Paparazzi of Dreams,” “Going Native,” “Advisors at Naptime,” “The One That Got Away,” and “What Fluffy Knew.”
Dream Soldiers
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Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
What happens if you die in your dreams? You wake up...hopefully. But how many times can you keep doing that before it destroys you? For Earth Armed Forces Specialist Adams, waking up from the battle is a crucial part of the job - it means he'll live to fight another day. But when it's up to him to turn this war around - will he have what it takes to be the ultimate Dream Soldier?
Phoenix Splinter
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Series: Project Horizon, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by Battle King Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Keith Groenewald is an escaped experiment from a top secret military base known as Area Fifty-One. Veluz, a powerful secret society, helps keep him hidden from the government hands that demand his return. But everything has a price and his purpose goes far beyond what he knew. His creation and his purpose are other worldly, not just alien, but something bigger.
The Saxophone Player
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You set the price! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
He was just another homeless person, but he makes me hear uncanny, lovely music and, when I close my eyes, I see celestial spheres.
The Shield
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Series: Shield, Book One. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 133,940. Language: American English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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The Shield is a riveting story of conflicting emotions and ideologies in the tradition of Harry Turtledove and S. M. Stirlings’s Island in the Sea of Time. Twenty-first century Israel finds itself transferred to 1941 days before Nazi Germany plans to attack the Soviet Union. Opportunities abound for changing history and the population – including terrorists, tourists, diplomats, and pacifists.
Effie Two-Five
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Make a wish. Brace for impact. Find a vein and take a hit of the new--and highly illegal--wonder drug with the street name "Effie Two-Five", and your dreams will come true. You can be faster. Stronger. Anything you want to be--even a porno superhero. But be careful. Effie two-five has a serious learning curve. And you should have a lot of munchies handy. (8300 word short story).
Xenostorm: Rising
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,670. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
He doesn't know it yet, but fourteen-year-old Davy Taylor is about to have the worst day of his life. Coming home from school, he collapses in the street. More pain than he'd ever thought possible... a brain haemorrhage? Is he dying? He staggers home. Surely his parents can help? But they're gone. The flat's empty. He's alone. And then the voice in his head starts talking.
Elven Gambit
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Series: The Ugly Dirt Box Universe, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,940. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Rylae's visit to her home world of Tir Tairngire is far from a normal vacation. Strange assassins, risking her life, hiding in trees... to protect her parents, Rylae needs to quickly figure out what trouble her childhood friend brought back home with her, and how to keep it from burning down everything around her.
Curtains Of Time
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Price: Free! Words: 25,680. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This short novel about Gizmo and his gadgets is the start of a series. Gilbert Zachariah Morrison, aka Gizmo, was born under a full moon. To say he was a nerd with special abilities is another part of the story. To say he designed and built a spaceship that would take him anywhere in space and time is yet another part of the story. Let the adventures begin. Is it more than he bargained for?
Tara
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Series: Keepers of the Flame: Origins, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In this prequel to BRIGHID'S FLAME (Keepers of the Flame #3), a young Tara and Stephen lead a group of students through a war-torn New York City to make a new life in Central Park, which brings with it a whole new set of problems.
Black Denim Lit #6: The Girl in the Glass Case
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Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 34,020. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit #6 "The Girl in the Glass Case": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 124 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Kelly Schrock, Zack Miller, Ethan Fast, Geoffrey W. Cole, Matthew Di Paoli, M.T. O’Byrne, Benjamin Schachtman and T.D. Edge
We Are Waiting
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Space opera: Duplicity and conspiracy on a dying, war ravaged Earth had everyone under suspicion, putting human survival at risk. Captain Jacobs never wanted to be captain of the Goliath. It had been his vision to build the ship and convince those in power to send it on a journey for a new start on another planet. But Jacobs didn't realize that at the end of their journey, something was...waiting!
The Heist – A Ten Minute Play
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Short
The Heist – A Ten Minute Play by Giri Vijayakumar. Four goons, a bank heist, a clone that has escaped a research facility and the security forces hunting it down. The play is an adaptation from The Heist and Transference, two short stories by Giri Vijayakumar. The Heist is a ten minute play available for royalty-free performances on stages worldwide.
Astronomical Odds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The "Astronomical Odds" anthology contains short SF/Fantasy/Horror/Humor stories with a mathematical twist. New and established speculative fiction authors include Ken Altabef, Michelle Ann King, Edoardo Albert, John A. McColley, Jennifer R. Povey, James Aquilone, Martin Clark, Iain Ishbel, Garry McNulty, Nick Slosser, Benjamin T. Smith, Susan Nance Carhart, and Adele Gardner. Juliana Rew, Editor
Amethyst Chronicles: Winter's Kiss
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Distinguished Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
General Tom Blanchard brought Amethyst out of stasis to work with an elite Air Force team, led by Major Liam Ross. Tensions between Ember and Liam rise as they butt heads. Can they work together before Earth is completely under ice?
Conspiracy (Orphans of the Void #1)
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Series: Orphans of the Void, Book 1. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two different centuries in earth’s timeline separated by nearly two hundred and fifty years suddenly collide when eighteen year old Dan Clayton – an idealist stargazer since childhood with a passion for astrophysics – becomes the target of a controversy of unprecedented historic proportions in 1985.
Shock (Wildfire Chronicles Vol. 2)
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Series: Wildfire Chronicles, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 12,460. Language: British English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
The team had been told it would be a straightforward mission: enter St. Davids, now little more than a ghost town, retrieve the target and return to base. Trouble is, the target is a man named Victor, and it looks like somebody else got to him first. And St. Davids is anything but a ghost town...
Diplomatic Solution
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Series: The Olla, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jill Berlac's stuck trying to avoid all out war between Ceres and everyone else-from Earth to Mars to Ganymede-over who owns the contract with the Olla. The aliens' deep space vessel is almost complete. Too bad Jill's just an aide to the ambassador, and someone's hacked her eye data. An Olla story by Sean Monaghan, author of "To Stare Again Across the Water".