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Zombie Nights
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Price: Free! Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.67 from 42 reviews)
Being a zombie, not so easy. That could have been Dave Connor's six word memoir. "At first he couldn't remember how he'd ended up in that shallow grave; he just knew it was hell to claw his way out, and that the taste of its dirt would remain in his mouth for the rest of his time on this earth" ... Expect the unexpected in this existential resurrection thriller.
We Don’t Plummet Out of the Sky Anymore
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Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.22 from 55 reviews)
"If I were editing a magazine I would be seriously considering buying this story for publication—but I'm not, so I can't. Sorry." — Bruce Bethke, author of "Cyberpunk" and Headcrash . . . Stan wanted a flying car. No, that wasn't quite accurate... Stan wanted a nice flying car, and the quantities of bliss that purchase would bring. Stan desired bliss. Fortunately, Bliss also desired Stan.
Jigglers: Aremac A Century Later
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Series: The Aremac, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Finally, after 100 years, Roger Fixman explains to his grandson the great secret of Jigglers, Inc., the company that Aremac built and the riches it made for Roger and Tess.
Death Ray Butterfly
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Price: Free! Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 11 reviews)
Inspector Stanley Mole doesn't mind a hard case, but things have gotten out of hand. There's a killer who escapes to a parallel universe, a frozen caveman with a bullet in his skull, a woman who claims to have witnessed her own murder, a toddler assassin, time-traveling dictators, and subatomic-particle sniffing butterflies. For Mole, this time more than just his reputation is on the line.
Blue Haired Alien Girlfriend
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Price: Free! Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.31 from 13 reviews)
Blue Haired Alien Girlfriend is a stand alone short story. Joshua is a manager at FishBurgers who walks home alone every evening. One night, he comes across an unusual blue-haired woman sitting on a bench. He's thrown for a loop when she tells him where she's from, but he doesn't mind. Sometimes love can be a little quirky, sometimes it can be a lot quirky.
Major Science Fiction Anthologies - A Brief History
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Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Plenty has been written about the decline of the short story, anthology and collection, and when you read some older books they have been saying the same thing for decades, even in the first issue of Asimov's magazine in 1977. I have also seen Gardner Dozois write about the acceleration of the 'lack of memory' of past science fiction work. Not too surprising perhaps with the pace of change. I h
Test Pilot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
Gregg Johnson was a test pilot in the Skull Squadron where death was the only retirement benefit. XOXO-13 was the designation for an experimental spaceship Gregg named Hugs and Kisses. When a tiny thing goes wrong in space, it becomes a very large thing. As usual, it had flaws, but would they be fatal?
Second Honeymoon
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Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
When Jack Duncan finds out his wife changed the terms of her life insurance policy, he’s not a happy man. Instead of a cash payout, he gets a clone. His wife is back and all his planning has gone for naught.
Healthy or Else
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Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A speculative satire about the health care industries assuming dictatorial powers in a recognizable near future society. Healthy or Else tells the story of one family's brush with the health care regime and what happens to these good people. The trends are in play; the future may not be as far away as you think.
1| The Daughter
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Price: Free! Words: 16,480. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
Rose is a hard working London city girl of about nineteen. A time traveller who calls himself the Doctor saves Roses life and stops aliens from invading London city. From that day on Rose travels through time and space with him in a space ship shaped like a 1960's police box. The Daughter is the first book in the Doctor Who fan-fiction series by Becky Miller called 'Tales from the Blue Box'.
Ice Cracker II
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Price: Free! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.56 from 9 reviews)
She’s wanted for crimes against the throne. He’s the empire’s most notorious assassin. With bounties on their heads and soldiers hunting them, they’re not likely candidates for heroics. But when they unearth a plot against the military’s premier ice breaking ship, they may be the only ones who can thwart the saboteurs...if the soldiers don't kill them first.
Reckoning
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Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 9 reviews)
Humans have evolved to their present form in a few million years. And they have risen to prominence in just a few thousand; a mere speck in earth’s unfathomable timeline. Are we the first to gaze into the heavens contemplating our fate? Here, I present a short tale pondering the shortcomings of sentience. Once upon a time, sixty-five million two hundred and forty-two thousand years ago...
2| Mirror mirror
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Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Europe isn’t always the most exciting place in the universe, especially in the nineteen fifties, but when sightseeing with the Doctor something’s always about to happen… When innocent people seemingly at random start disappearing around him, the Doctor must take action. Is he strong enough to face the one responsible? Will he ever be able to look at himself in the mirror?
A Cold, Cold Place To Die
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Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Jack Scarlet adventure! A respected Russian ecologist is murdered. His beautiful young widow ask Jack to investigate. The trail leads to a Russian black ops unit, a power-mad general, and an illegal biological weapons program. No time for a 300 page thriller? Jack Scarlet concentrates all the thrills into a few short pages! Skip the setup! Join Jack for a showdown in Siberia starting: Now!
Bullets for Breakfast
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Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A Jack Scarlet adventure! Jack decides to "find himself" with a solo trek through the jungle. Unfortunately, a team of murderous mercenaries wants to find him too. Think your day got off to a bad start? It is nothing compared to Jack's! The coffee is hot and the action is hotter! Get your bullets for breakfast starting: Now!
The Mrs. McGillicuddy Mysteries, the Series
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Price: Free! Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Mrs. McGillicuddy Mysteries, the Series: Season 1, Episode 1: So You Want to be a Vampire The Mrs. McGillicuddy Mysteries: The Series take up right after the adventures of of A Werewolf in Time. Prepare yourself for a world where supernatural creatures and steampunk technology collide!
Dust
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Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67 from 12 reviews)
Billionaire adventurer Stan Owens has everything, success, fame, all the luxury money can buy... until a plane crash leaves him stranded in the desert. Alone in a hostile environment, he makes a horrifying discovery in the desert wastes. This is a frightening new short story by Robert Williams, the acclaimed author of "Peculiar, MO."
Twist Turn and Burn
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Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a collection of twelve flash fiction pieces. The stories range from character studies to exploding bodies to tree eating humans to a day in the life of a piece of gum. Twist Turn and Burn is a quick read that allows you to explore different genres in only minutes.
Cin Büyüsü
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Series: Büyücü Korhan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: Turkish. Published: July 23, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Korhan Eskişehir'in tek büyücüsüydü. Gece yarısı kapısın çalan bir gelin adayı kendisini peşindeki cinden kurtarmasını istediğinde Anadolu'nun Gölgelerinde bir maceraya çıktı. Korhan-1
De la oscuridad a la luz
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Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: Spanish. Published: June 9, 2009 by Ernesto Panamá. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Monólogo del alma. Lo que frustra al hombre, es siempre superado por el alma.