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The Furnace
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Buddy, a military android on an assassination mission, parachutes down into enemy territory with Spot, his four-legged robotic companion. When he suffers a near-death experience mid-mission, Buddy struggles to reconcile his new sense of mortality with his killer directive. The Furnace is a free sample story from the Ten Past Now Anthology, coming December 2015.
Good Luck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Sometimes the best laid plans don't quite work out. With the Zavian Empire bearing down on Earth, The Chairman gives a final speech on the value of having a Plan B. "Good Luck!" is a flash (that means very short) speculative fiction.
Endangered
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aliens create Hell on Earth in a plan to put Humanity on the endangered list. Sending in the park rangers to stop them may not be the best option - unless it's the only one. Sometimes the best laid plans can be derailed by the smallest of things. "Endangered" is a short speculative fiction.
One Man's Work: Mariah's Prologue #6
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Splashdown Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ellis Flanegan's workplace at the grain mill in urban Belfast is loud and oftentimes inhuman. It's all he can do to keep hold of hope as fates are decided before his eyes and treasured trinkets traded for food. His greatest accomplishment, in his view: his daughter Mariah.
Ethereal Pixie Rings Of Mercy: OpenDyslexic Edition
Series: Tales of shrouded history: OpenDyslexic editions. Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a special version of "Ethereal Pixie Rings Of Mercy" aimed specifically at cognitive impaired readers. If you don't suffer from any form of dyslexia, please purchase the regular edition instead.
Two Atomic Worms
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
What do you do when you find something that shouldn't be there? If you're a scientist, you try to study and understand it, but as the saying goes, curiosity killed the cat. Or did it?
The Exterminator
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Go in, kill the vermin, get out. Jim Skinner attends to what he assumes is a normal job, ridding a basement of rats, except when people start dying he starts to suspect his assumptions may be wrong. This job isn't normal, and neither are the rats. The Exterminator is a short horror story of around four thousand words. Plus free short story 'Time for War'
Colin's Arm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
With an alien outbreak spreading, everything is shut down. Sims and Melanie have no idea if they can make it to their son Colin. Flights are canceled, freeways are blocked. If they can reach him, they don't even know what they'll find. The outbreak is terrifying. But no matter what, they're going to try.
The Great Lake Drabble Contest #4: Alien Politics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
How are elections conducted on other worlds? Do they even have elections at all? What sort of hideous practices do they use Out There to determine who gets to lead the inhabitants for the next 4,000 years? These and many other questions are answered in this current Drabble Harvest—which may well serve as a guide to improving our own democratic practices!
Scifaikuest #49
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Science fiction » General
13th anniversary issue. Featured Poet is Banks Miller. Plus articles and interviews.
Becoming
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A creature is born. In the twists and turns of clock work, then snaking out into their wires and microchips. An intelligence stretching across the globe. Watching us.
Storm of Stars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's not easy being a freelance salvager. Sometimes you run into unexpected things.
Inside Outside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of never-before published flash fiction by writer J.J. Hagwell.
The book of Moano-Shb:ael
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Was the Apollo mission a hoax or real? Was there something, anything more than the Moon-landing, and the Giant Leap for Mankind? With the help of creative nonfiction and fictional realism, finally we are closer to the answers than anytime before... Beautifully illustrated book, dozens of striking images with some explanation in english, and more in the not yet deciphered language of Moano-Shb:ael.
Grands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by Dingbat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sharing a birthday not only with each other but also with the founding of the lunar colonies themselves, Moriel and Kellan are resigned to being minor celebrities for the centennial celebrations. Their friendship, which has lasted a century, is sorely tested when old jealousies arise.
Planet Zoron
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mark Foy is whisked away to Planet Zoron where Prince Zincor and Princess Zayla desperately need help to regain the prince’s throne.
Jerry Is Not a Robot: A Novelette
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
It has been twenty years since the robots turned on their owners, killing millions. Now the government closely regulates the creation of all new technology, and anything resembling a robot is strictly prohibited. When Joel responds to an advertisement for an internship, he meets Levi, a crotchety old farmer on the outskirts of Atlanta-C. But why does a farmer need an engineering simulation stude
Who pushed the button down? (5 short stories presented to you as a fictionalised non-fiction account of my experiences real and imagined)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Who pushed the button down? (5 short stories presented to you as a fictionalised non-fiction account of my experiences real and imagined)
La Tía Cecilia
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: Spanish. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cuento La tía Cecilia es una mujer capaz de hacer que la vida de otros tenga un sentido aunque sea apoyándolo con palabras, pero cuando una noticia pone al descubierto su vulnerabilidad y la arrastra a la imprudencia, ahí es cuando su vida se va por el precipicio. En este cuento aprenderás la importancia de pensar aun cuando no se tenga que pensar. Inspirado en acontecimientos reales.
Endangered Species
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
On a distant world Jim goes fishing and discovers that he's the bait.