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Two Timing
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Series: Short short stories, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
(2070 words) A time travel story. A short science fiction story about what happens to a scientist when his prototype teleporter receiver receives something, even though the only transmitter is shut off. A slightly different version of this story appeared in Perihelion Science Fiction, Feb. 12, 2013.
Global Warming Fun 1: Saved by Right-Handed Grass
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Series: Global Warming Fun, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Fun? Maybe not so much! In this sci-fi/fantasy short story, hapless home-owner Ed Rumsfeld is attacked by mutant man-eating insects. Thus begins a FREE series that will chronicle an increasingly unstable world in which nasty natural, technological and mythical forces are unleashed in response to climate change and other human induced problems.
Fore Shadows: Escape 2169 (A Society in the Shadow of Civilization Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Once he saved the Colony's population from a deadly virus, Dr. Samuel Marks knew the U.C.E. - United Continents of Earth - would find out he helped his friends accomplish their mission. But his tree was their only hope for survival; he had no other choice. Samuel did what had to be done, and now the only option he has left is to Escape 2169.
Whatever It Takes
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Price: Free! Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Glynn River Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
As president of Regency Executions, Edgers chafes under the general disdain for his line of work and plots to break into the socially elite with his new venture in prison manufacturing. Brendan Roth, a Regency employee with a sense of entitlement and a flair for blackmail, threatens that upend that vision, but Edgers isn't about to let some Dartmouth punk run roughshod over his ambitions.
In Tartarus
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The galaxy's sixth greatest thief is sent to Tartarus, a prison orbiting a black hole. What could possibly go wrong? A 3,000 word science fiction short story.
The Salvage Job
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Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A veteran salvage diver finds something suspicious on one of his salvage dives.
Music Soaked
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Price: Free! Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
8 short stories influenced by 8 albums. Music Soaked is an experimental compilation of short stories that were written - from conception through outlining and writing - while listening to an album on repeat.
Serendipity
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Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Ancient Secrets Klub gathers at a plain dinner table, yet their efforts often reach across the globe, and sometimes beyond. A lot can happen over a tasty Italian meal.
First Kill: An Executables Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014 by Glynn River Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
How hard can hunting a human be? Tommy Edgers' uncle runs a legalized hit squad and all Tommy wants is a chance to prove he's not the loser so many people seem to think he is. When Uncle Merle finally gives him an easy hit--a straight shot in barren desert--Tommy intends to prove he deserves to hang with the pros he idolizes. But the Russian sadist assigned as his partner has other ideas.
The Robot and the Weight of the Bed by Naoki Sanjugo
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Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The famous Japanese novelist, Naoki Sanjugo, wrote this story when the 1960s was the future. A gravely ill, but considerate husband builds a robot replacement in the event he dies. Includes bonus translation of autobiographical sketch.
Omega and Alpha & Rest My Brothers
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Price: Free! Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
OMEGA AND ALPHA: damaged by a too-close encounter, the ship is limping home to Earth…but will there be time? REST, MY BROTHERS: the last expedition to Mars is ready to come home…but where is home?
The Guardians - Episode One
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Price: Free! Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014 by Wolfpack Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
THE GUARDIANS BEGINS... An alien race flee their dying world... Welcomed by the hails and emissaries of the League of Eight, The Crulla instead make their way through the systems they come across, seeking worlds not to live on, but where they can harvest the blood of the inhabitants.
We Could Be Heroes
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Series: The Descendants Basic Collection, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 87,990. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the year 2077, a disparate group of people with superhuman powers come to the city of Mayfield, VA in order to hide from an organization bent on exploiting their gifts. Circumstance, however compels them to put their powers to use for the common good as real life superheroes! Collects Issues #0-7 of the web serial The Descendants by Landon Porter.
Dead by Dawn: The Eversors Arising Episode Two
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Price: Free! Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jordan Sampa Valesquez and Anthony are a step away from certain death when they are rescued by the Moori preservers, habitants of the Moori forest. They become confident that they are in every sense protected, which turns out to be wrong. With regard to the Moori river, fraught with never-ending and gleaming streaks of diamonds, division arises among the tribe.
Dead by Dawn: The Eversors Arising Episode One
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Price: Free! Words: 38,610. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jordan Sampa Valesquez is a preserver, whose obligation it is to shield the imperiled human race from its mortal adversaries—the eversors. They are human-looking yet capable of transmuting into horrifying and unnatural beasts, as well as an indisputable menace to mankind. For centuries, her kind conceived that they were extinct. Which was never true at all.
False Webs
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Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
False Webs is the prequel to Tangled Webs. When Valerie meets Joruzan, her perfectly ordered world is rocked. Even though she's sure she's too old for any of this kind of nonsense, she's enchanted and drawn to the charismatic Ba'Tuan. Where will it lead?
Humanity Was Delicious
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Price: Free! Words: 9,850. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine you are the werewolf who ate the last human. What will you eat now? More importantly, how are you going to get off this alien ship?
The Imaginary Invasion
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Price: Free! Words: 11,350. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When our reality is invaded by extra-dimensional beings, imaginary characters may be humanity’s only hope.
Chronicles of Aria Prime, Episode One
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Price: Free! Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
The year is 2285 and the PCS Trident, one of Earth's heavy cruisers, is on her final voyage. On route, the Trident is viciously attack by Karakan battleships, forcing the ship to crash land on the planet of Aria Prime. Here they find medieval world filled with creatures and races of mythology, not all of whom are friendly. Can they survive?
The Fez-Followers Are Maladroit
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Price: Free! Words: 45,740. Language: British English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The third book in the Red Fez trilogy sees the Space Chicken, Dave, Fred Jr, Clint and Clein at odds with an increasingly corrupt government. They seek solace in the Fez, and begin to build themselves a new home in an unexpected location...