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Mortal Banshee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,360. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Don Mourning is abducted by an introverted assassin, Sorana. In return for assistance in rescuing his bound siren, Natalia, Don agrees to track down a mass murderer, Maciate, and bring his telepathic weapon to Sorana's mother, Mercy. As the Hand of Mercy, Don and his companions ultimately confront the most malevolent creature of creature of lore and nightmares—the Mortal Banshee.
In the Service of Aliens
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Ten Thirty-one Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Norma Hollister escaped her father's controlling influence and resettled on an alien planet six years ago. Prior to an important ceremony the Leefans chose her for, her father reappears in her life, trying to control her again. She must decide if she should follow her father's demands or defy him and follow the path set out by her new friends.
The Curious Events Surrounding Thomas Pilsen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Thomas Pilsen, a man more than absorbed by his fantasies, takes a cab to the airport. Along the way he becomes a mobster, and after he arrives he remembers an alien invasion, discovers a spaceport, and finds himself on the way to a mine on an alien planet.
As Cordas de Itz'mucan
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Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Um sonho, tão real quanto perigoso. Uma teoria, que pode explicar uma das verdades fundamentais do cosmos. Uma experiência para comprovar a ligação entre ambos. Acompanhe Toltep e o seu avô Hara'can enquanto ambos tentam comprovar a obscura teoria das Cordas de Itz'mucan.
Bot Burgers
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 91. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Two workers experience the brave new world of automated business. A science fiction short story.
Farewell to my Grandfather; Our Forgotten Hero
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Out in the emptiness of space, on the World One—the last known refuge of humanity—a captain’s daughter sees to her grandfather. The one who saved them. And the one who will leave them behind. Because, old or young, all heroes must perish. A heart-wrenching story of loss, and destiny. Farewell to my Grandfather; Our Forgotten Hero: A Short Story.
Z Plan: Blood on the Sand
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Cale, a U.S. Army Soldier, is in the middle of one conflict, just as another more terrifying one has begun. The insurgents are the least of his worries now. Instead, the undead have become the new enemy. Fighting for his life at every turn, and losing friends along the way, he must trek across the globe just in the hopes that he will hold his wife and daughter in his arms again.
Robin H00d 2.0
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Jen Greyson. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A SHORT STORY With a curmudgeonly attitude, Mavis upgrades her fax machine to a fandangled thingamajigger with more buttons than she needs and an attitude she didn't expect. After a botched installation, strange things start happening to her devices and Mavis becomes a n00b hacker with a dark secret.
Wiped
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Jen Greyson. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A SHORT STORY Memories can be exchanged with a touch, discarded with a swipe. Trust no one.
Mission: Flight To Mars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Bob Astor is a Quality Assurance agent working at Vartan Inc. Lately his days have been stressful, to say the least. Butting heads with upper management has put his career on life support. A surprising change in circumstance has Bob going on a business mission to the moon city, Langrenus.
El guardián de la fantasía
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Price: Free! Words: 43,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Antología de relatos de Carlos Moreno. Incluye relatos de ciencia ficción, fantasía, terror, románticos y aventura.
Flight of the Maita Book Fourteen: A Strange Place Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A world with three separate evolutions. They are soon to meet, which would lead to disaster. The crew must stop the coming confrontation. The reptilian and amphibian races are no real problem. It is the mammalian race that could cause the disaster.
The Scavenger
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You set the price! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Set in the near future, The Scavenger is a short, dark tale of a lone survivor in the wild wastelands of the future.
Call of Night: Beyond the Dark
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Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Lily and Katya lived in two different worlds before they were turned into one of the undead. They were hidden from their father's demons; vampires it is unexpected when they face a greater evil. Is it a fight they can win??
Interzone #253 Jul - Aug 2014
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
#253, the Jul–Aug 2014 issue of the award winning magazine has D.J. Cockburn’s James White Award winning story, new fiction by James Van Pelt, Andrew Hook, Neil Williamson, E. Catherine Tobler and Caren Gussoff plus Wayne Haag’s cover art. Other features: David Langford’s Ansible Link (news and obits); reviews: Nick Lowe (films); Tony Lee (DVD/Blu-ray); Book Zone: John Joseph Adams interviewed.
The Things They Collected
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tim Scudder collects things. Magazines, newspapers, tools, you name it. But one day Tim discovers the premiere issue of a new magazine is the next must-have. There's just one problem. He can't seem to get his hands on it.
Spindlebot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When her ship's shot down on a recon trip over Oxong, Eva Harris is stuck. No communication and no survival equipment. The guys who fired the shot are closing in. Eva's only hope is the little helper spindlebot. But it's already rushed away on a mission of its own. A science fiction story from the author of "Wake Vortex".
The Time-Swept City
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,170. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
YOU ARE an astronaut turned into a machine, and now searching for your stolen humanity... a woman volunteering to be frozen for a hundred thousand years to await the return of your lover... a survivor of a holocaust stumbling over a nightmare landscape toward a dream-like city shimmering in the distance... YOU ARE an inhabitant, a slave, a victim, an enemy, a witness of... THE TIME-SWEPT CITY
Rich Man's War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
No one walks away from business with the three biggest corporations in the Union of Humanity. Cutthroat trade deals, relentless propaganda and bloody covert operations drive that point home as the star system of Archangel slips further from corporate dominance. Yet despite all their power, the Big Three are more vulnerable than anyone knows—leaving them desperate to make an example of Archangel.
The Tunnel Dream
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Price: Free! Words: 21,180. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A man has a recurring dream where he is going through a tunnel. Every night it gets worse but he can't figure out its meaning. He hopes its innocent, but the world is a dangerous place, and it becomes more dangerous everyday.