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D.I.P.
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Imagine you value your privacy so much that you live in an underground home on top of a hill. Suddenly the city below you is subjected to an alien invasion.
The Clone Trial
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
Earth ran out of oil. Nuclear power is the main alternative. Simultaneous human and natural disasters created massive radiation leaks rendering human life infertile. Thus, cloning is legalized. Clones and off-world species provide the workforce. Each “original” or "host" is allotted two clones. Watch what happens in the first trial of a host accused of killing his clone. A short story mystery!
Legacy Universe: Prize Fighting (A Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Enter the world of Korakian Prize Fighting, where all-star combatant Jewlia Ghan Xi is forced into violent retreat from Earth after she becomes the enemy of match-fixing villains.
A Simple Lens
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Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A washed-out burned-out alcoholic struggles with his life and has one last stand in his long series of career dead ends. He teams with fellow technologists to produce a marvelous invention in solar technology. The question is, is the world ready for such an innovation? Near future, hard SF, 4900 words.
Mind Melding
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Convicted criminals are no longer sent to prison as a lost cause...they're offered rehabilitation into normal society. Inmates enter the mind of a civilian for a few days to observe the thought processes of a normal, non-criminally inclined person. Indira is a bank robber who has been in the program since its inception. She's out to escape prison for good. Short story, app. 4,000 words/15 pages
Tendon from Bone - Part One
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Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For a thousand years, the fleet has squabbled. For a thousand years, the fleet has splintered. For a thousand years, the fleet has warred among itself. Three purposes for its journey have been given, to conflicting ends. None can be confirmed, none denied. Words have bent to force, and force to ire, and ire prolonged. Into this dying world come three who seek order on their own terms... 1 of 10
Body Double: A Science Fiction Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Body renter, Bobby wakes up from his latest job with blood on his hands. What had his client done while renting Bobby’s body? Looking for the answer Bobby finds out who his friends are, and aren’t, on a journey that takes him halfway around the world and into the mind of a murderer. Never trust what your body does when you’re out of your mind! "Body Double" is a short story.
Blind Spot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When everyone else looks at “The Mirror of the World Without You,” they see art--art that removes them from reality. When Thomas looks at it, he sees technology...and danger to the artist behind it. He offers Maxine a sweet deal to come and work for his VR company, but she refuses--she’d been used before. But without his protection, who else will try to take possession of her?
Off The Face Of The Earth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Can a crackhead save his missing son from a twisted abductor? The outlook seems grim until a visitor from the future lends a hand. Armed with gadgets from beyond tomorrow, Mike the future man might just win the race against time to save the child. But even if father and son reunite, little Sean has a destiny that could take him away forever. To save the world, must he make the ultimate sacrifice?
Boldly Reimagined!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the battle of the sexes, the winner gets to write the history, and the TV pilot! Diana is the oldest writer, and only woman, hired to write for a new TV show "Jason and the Stargonauts," "boldly reimagining" ancient myth for a modern audience, she has no idea what she's getting into. To save her job, she'll need to be tough, fight dirty and kick them where it hurts - the writer's room.
3 Very Quirky Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
3 Very Quirky Tales Tell Us Everything It Was Me (I) The Notebook
2070: Love at 80 (Romance Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The world has changed and man and machine have merged. Relationships that should have been about love have now expanded to involve ageism. This is one man’s story of trying to find love at 80 and the pain and torment of it.
Phane
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Price: Free! Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
A gang of vandalistic teens grow up on a far world and discover unsettling clues of their planet’s mysterious heritage. One youth is left to explore the possibilities . . . and explore the cosmos. Speculative fiction, 9500 words.
Tech Wars: Synthesis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Long ago a strange and warlike race came to Earth on a mission to destroy the human race. Now, 1000s of years later, the humans have integrated themselves with machines to aid in winning the war effort. X9-1112 - or Rick as he remembered himself - is one of those machines. Join him in his futuristic battle to save humanity.
Bubble Universe a short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What if, one day, everyone who disagreed with you was gone? We increasingly live in 'filter bubbles', seeing only the information we agree with, but what if that went one step further? A short science fiction story, from the author of Four Stories About The Singularity
Devil Dogs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
For anyone but the youngest son of the Clan Chief, slaying the fiercest flying beast on the twelve planets would be an impressive task. Not for Dras'unat. He must do so using a temperamental flying chariot from a long-dead race. But that won't stop him. He will prevail. He will take his rightful place... unless the beast, or the chariot, kills him first.
Atlantis Calling
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
If you’re going to engage in time travel, you’d better make sure you’ve covered all your bases, including the well-known paradoxes. In space, things can go horribly wrong . . .
An Interview with the Robot Revolution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Reporter Miles Richmond has been dispatched to a remote Martian mining outpost where the robotic workers have taken their human masters captive. Miles gets an exclusive conversation with the masterminds of the operation. Is this the prelude to the robotic uprising humanity has long feared? Or is there a more civil explanation for what's going on here?
The Brain Machine
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Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Enter Brain 0.4, marvelous invention of Professor Sadsook. The professor is more or less pleased with his AI prodigy. It shocks the world—but when the creation starts proving itself cleverer than creator, things start to go awry. Speculative fiction, 6100 words.
Entre deux feux
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: French. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ulem Beltran, séducteur dans l’âme, s'est lancé un défi : séduire une Elsevienne à la peau mauve, dont on dit que le charme est irrésistible. Comme à son habitude, il poursuivra en parallèle sa relation avec sa dernière conquête, la ravissante Fenentha – une blonde incendiaire. Mais le mot "aventure" va bientôt prendre un sens tout à fait inattendu.