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Chien. (A Shift Space Short)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: American English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Chien just got off the bus at the end of a long week and is looking to reward himself with one of his favorite Taiwanese night market treats. Unfortunately, he discovers that there are things lurking in the dark alleys just outside the street market thoroughfare, just outside the edge of perception.
El coleccionista de puzzles
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Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: Spanish. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Un puzzle de madera con unas propiedades extrañas que lo hacen paranormal.
Hollow Empire: Episode 1 (Night of Knives)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Once, the empire of Vhur was the world's most powerful. But that was before the Lichy plague. Now, twenty years and millions of dead later, only a few cities remain. The survivors walk a fine line between staying alive and crumbling into the grave. Come the Night of Knives, even these last few might perish.
TerMANation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Lighthearted sci-fi action with a tough fighting heroine. Ridden with guilt after accidentally killing her abusive boyfriend, former gang leader Jilly Bean only wants to live her life in peace. But when a men's rights group determines that justice has not been served, she finds herself the target of their killer robot - the TerMANator.
Bridge Builder (Shimmer In The Dark)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nantosuelta left with the Asterean Space Fleet to search for a new world. Her companions rely on her skills to bridge the wormholes of space, but an encounter with an alien ship desecrates the fleet and wipes Nanto’s psychic abilities. Stranded, with starving creatures closing in all around them, Nanto must shed her old ways of thinking to fight a new battle. Survival.
Maikro - haiku & microfiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry
Maikro collects 99 haiku and 34 works of microfiction, most falling in the speculative fiction realm (science fiction, fantasy, horror) with a few literary pieces tossed into the mix wise elder wordsmyth telling tales of earth that was blue skies in our minds
Monson’s Time Machine
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by KTF Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Monson’s Time Machine explores the paradox of time travel from a unique perspective, creating a modern parable of greed and betrayal…..has Monson really discovered the ability to travel in time? Or is there something more sinister in his claims…
Close Enough
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Could a Messier object be any messier? A government server glitch leaves Max Keppler no time to react to the comet barreling toward his and Rebecca's asteroid claim. See Max deal with an uppity A.I., an unhelpful helpdesk, and a comet named Napoleon as he works to minimize the impact of this sudden impact on their already shaky relationship. “Close Enough" is a speculative fiction short story.
Irish Eyes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Mollie's life was perfect, too perfect. As a threat of global war looms over them threatening to tear their family apart they struggle to hold on to their idyllic life in the Irish countryside.
Islands in the Sky: A Metropolis of Trade
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Series: Islands in the Sky, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This is our world, but not our world. It is a world of islands, floating in the sky. Long ago, the surface of the world was cracked asunder and cast up into the sky. Now it is in pieces, in islands, floating slowly in the sky. On one island, Sema, a farm girl, watches as her family are killed by pirates. On another, in a city a thousand miles away, Cassa is about to marry a man she does not love.
Prelude to the Mill: Sensenmann's Song
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Series: The Mill Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
This will introduce the reader to the series Antagonist, Sensenmann, as well as the anonymous Scallywag, The Traveler. The trilogy takes a hard look at the mistakes we are allowing to take place all around us today by looking at them from the future. A future that has no President of the United States and where the freedoms that we take for granted today are no longer available to the people.
Forgetting
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Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: Free! Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
It was a perfect security system. The ship would only answer to one person and that could not be over-ruled. Perfect for a mission of scientific research, but not so great when the ship is under attack and that one person makes a fatal mistake.
Hollow Empire - Night of Knives - Episode 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Once, the empire of Vhur was the world's most powerful. But that was before the Lichy plague. Now, twenty years and millions of dead later, only a few cities remain. The survivors walk a fine line between staying alive and crumbling into the grave. Come the Night of Knives, even these last few might perish.
Otac, sin i duh
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Price: Free! Words: 8,740. Language: Croatian. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Pastor Neimöller nama se, naime, ne obraća iz njemačke trideset treće, niti iz europske četrdeset šeste – on nam svoje stihove uvijek javlja iz naše budućnosti.", Boris Dežulović u tekstu: Danas sude pederima, a sutra će vama objavljen u Globusu br. 1199, 29. 11. 2013.
I, Crimen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Triple Helix Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Walk into the light; find the darkness. In the wake of a violent act, a young boy is enslaved. He toils in the fields of an alien colony, never knowing what lies beyond the exotic horizon. He lives a horror his people had experienced generations ago. Many have died in the garden, but he has only grown stronger. When presented with the chance to be free, there's no reason to decline. Or is there?
eRATicated
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
We are routinely forced to examine the extinction of mankind from one cause or the other. This time it happened, but not like they told us it would. Our "end of the world" came from the most unlikely source. This vignette explores the day when civilization fell from the welcome eradication of the rat.
Love, Death, and Overlapping Bosonic Singularities
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
There is a tenuous chance for love in the life of Amy Budge, one of the few aware of a terrible truth--reality is not fixed; it is in a state of constant flux. Fortunately for the world there is hope reality might stabilize. But in the process, will Amy's love life flourish or perish? It's hard to tell. But the odds are mounting against the former.
Delightfully Twisted Tales: The Worst of Both Worlds (Volume Eight)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Maintenance workers tend to a living ship with mental issues, a tentacled alien competes in her first triathlon on Earth, a man goes to the ends of the Earth and beyond for the perfect anniversary present, and a horny translator hopes to put the "contact" in an impending first contact. This delightfully twisted story collection is easily devoured in one sitting and will leave you hungry for more.
Beyond the Fears of Tomorrow
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 11,330. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
Beyond the Fears of Tomorrow is the story of a man who is unable to cope with the conflicts and insecurities of the real world. He withdraws into his mind where he creates his own universe and he plays God, sometimes with reluctance.
Hidden Agendas
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short story that shows how the destruction of a space ship could be much more than it appears.