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Welcome to Paradox
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lars Keller is history. Literally. Sentenced for temporal crimes he has not yet committed and exiled to the past, Lars is caught in an endless cycle of paradox unless he can find a way to restore the timeline… from the outside.
Orchid Constellations
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Series: The Selected Short Fiction of Douglas T. Vale, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 201,970. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An employee struggles against a tyrannical and stifling corporation. A mad young scientist builds a woman with more life and will than he intended. A sheriff seeks to escape an alien-infested colony world. These are just a few of the science fiction stories you'll find in this collection.
The Plan and other short stories
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Price: Free! Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Plan, tells the story of one successful entrepreneurs plan for his children and what happens when he gets the shaft. X Plan, Not Enough Wars, Camping in the Swamp, The Harappan Seal, and The Ship fill out the volume.
Children of the Red Sand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,620. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the heart of a monster sandstorm, the people of a desert land unknowingly fight for their lives against vengeful spirits, an army and the storm itself. Can a scout and her companion convince the land to believe in the old legends and come together before the storm destroys everything?
Meek in the Fields
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Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. You set the price! Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Patch devotes his life working the countryside's fields. As a clone farmer, his life is an isolated one. Yet Patch never felt lonely until a three-legged dog arrived upon his country lane. Patch and the animal form a bond that the clone must one day defend. Thus, the natural order of creation is jeopardized, and the growing of the crop hinges upon a clone's affection for a simple, shaggy friend.
Madame Einzige: Amor Fati
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,260. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Having recently been annexed into the new Russian-dominated super-state called the Eurasian Federation, oil-rich Central Asia has become the heart of a bloody geopolitical cycle of revolution and counter-revolution. A Nietzschean cypherpunk anti-heroine Madame Einzige is thrust onto the Central Asian killing fields in search of a nihilistic hacker-magus kidnapped and recruited by the CIA.
Mudder Stew
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Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. You set the price! Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The world has evolved into a thing Hank Goode hardly recognizes. Witnessing the mudders march in the streets, banging their drums and singing their songs, only increases his sense of alienation. Hank sees that his beloved city is about to leave him behind, but he fails to suspect how ill fortune will force Hank to call the mudders his brothers so that he can accept a bowl of warm, mudder stew.
The Penitent
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jon Worthyman is a flawed but basically good man whose church demands a penance for the sin of adultery. Jon is a Branch Davidian, and worships David Koresh.
On The Plains of Deception
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story by award-winning author Brendan DuBois, about the first man and woman on Mars, who will never return home to Earth.
Plastic Tulips
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Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. You set the price! Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The town of Portis doesn't fault Sophie Carter for gunning down Samantha Tosh in the local grocery store. Knowing that a copy of a younger, more beautiful you walked the streets around your home would drive anyone to murder. Nor was Samantha a person. She was only a synthetic, and Franklin Tosh should've known better than to think a clone could substitute for a human wife.
Amy's Pendant
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You set the price! Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The antique pendant Amy receives for her fourteenth birthday unlocks an ancient mystery and traps her inside an alien labyrinth populated with strange robots, android animals, and a central intelligence that does not want her to leave.
Glampire
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Price: Free! Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Book View Cafe. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
First Contact, Seventies Style! from NYT bestselling author. A fun short story where murder isn’t the only mystery, and our detective’s clothes are far from plain. 1940s Noir meets 1970s Glam. The story begins as a bizarre murder case in an unusual location, but nothing is as it seems. And the fate of an entire civilisation rests on a man with spiky red hair and six-inch platform shoes.
Becoming Human
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Series: The Exilon 5 Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,620. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Two worlds. Two species. One terrifying secret. A dystopian Earth forces humans to scour the galaxy for a new home. The discovery of another race on the new planet is disrupting efforts to relocate the entire population. The Indigenes, the race that occupies Exilon 5, must become human to protect their species from further harm. A terrifying secret will change everything.
The New Order (Alien Apocalypse Part III)
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Series: Alien Apocalypse, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jet finds herself going from slave owned by the Royals to honorary member of the Royal family, pretty much overnight. It doesn't take her long to figure out this is hardly a prize, and that her new role as Laksri's official consort is likely to get her killed. Meanwhile, the Ringmaster Trazen seems more determined than ever to put Jet in her place as a 'mammal' and a slave.
The Final Battle
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Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An eminent scientist is challenged by a humanoid robot in a verbal combat which lays bare irrationality, inconsistency and senselessness in our lives which we have learned to accept.
Star Sailor #2: Otto al-Kara of Rangpur
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Series: Star Sailor. Price: Free! Words: 27,760. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Star Sailor is a series of episodic short stories about a girl named Najima Dezetoiles, and her travels by raft throughout a galaxy once rocked by a terrible war. In this episode, Najima travels to the desert planet of Nanda IV, where she meets the anti-Imperial rebel Otto al-Kara. But what are the intentions of this handsome, gun-toting terrorist in an Empire-controlled town?
Gavin's Big Date
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Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twenty-something Gavin gets a more interesting night out than he bargained for when he hits on a girl at a late-night train sushi restaurant.
UFO 1955
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Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
An escaped prisoner is taken up into a UFO and transformed into a hideous creature designed to harvest humans to be used as food on an alien planet.
The Images of Man
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013 by Haldolen. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This is a story about a warrior who would, like all super heroes, do whatever it took to defend the woman of his choice from all real or imagined monsters, especially if they came from outer space. Even myth and legend could not stand in the way of doing whatever was necessary to keep her out of the hands of these creatures who were, perhaps, nothing more than the ... Images of Man.
The World That Womb Made
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013 by Haldolen. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A story that came out of a question: "Is blindly conforming better than rebelling against authority?" And what was one man's nightmare was another's damnation. There was no sane escape from W O M B!