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An Alien to Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Five HOT 1Night Stand stories about sexy heroes from other planets. What do a librarian, a nurse, a director’s assistant, a housekeeper, and an orphan have in common? They all end up spending an evening with a gorgeous stranger. Will one night lead to more, or will they run away when they learn their sexy suitor comes from another planet? Find out in these five sensual 1Night Stand stories.
My Day by Jones: the Cat's-Eye View of Alien
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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Remember Jones, the ginger cat from the 1979 movie Alien? Of course you do. If you ever wondered what the events of the film looked like from his angle, here - at last - is a short story (approx 2200 words) that gives you the cat's-eye view. And if you never gave it any thought... well, maybe it's time you did. Because you know what cats are like.
Nightlight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nine-year-old Kayla suffers from horrible dreams, along with the nagging fear that monsters will come for her in the night. Employees of the Stafford Sleep Clinic think they know better, until an astonished technician discovers that beyond all of the machines, wires, and monitors he trusts so completely, the little girl's fears may not be imaginary after all.
Cat Fancy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Shy student Sandy is head over heels for suave genetic engineer Victor. The only problem: Sandy is terrified of cats, and Victor is obsessed with them. Worse, his demented house cat Melody seems hell-bent on keeping Sandy away. But Sandy will do anything to make it work with Victor, even as his strange obsession forces her further out of her comfort zone--and even if it costs her very humanity...
Transcendent Epoch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two long short stories 'Eternal M' and 'Big Al' dealing with brain downloading. In 'Eternal M' a Mafia Don finds a professor that he believes is his ticket to immortality. The professor has no idea what's in store for him. In 'Big Al' a multimillionaire used car salesman is enticed to join a group of very cerebral virtual people needing the money for their existence. A very bad idea.
A Mind Supreme (SF Short Stories)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,330. Language: Australian English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The human mind encapsulates the pinnacle of nature’s evolution with over a hundred billion neurons forming a hundred trillion connections that determine our very thoughts and actions. It is unparalleled in its complexity. But are there any limits to its abilities? This collection of SF short stories explores aspects of the human mind. Ultimately, it asks the question: is the mind supreme?
Fembot Wars - Fembot One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The fembot's popularity has seen them alienate human women. Retaliation is planned but who is really in control as war erupts? The second instalment in the Fembot Wars series.
Stand the Line
Series: IWC Science Fiction in Chronological Order. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Tadat of the Takara lives among the humans, fighting against the dangerous Vree, until a human friend brings him information about treachery that will change his life.
Clockwork Portal
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When demon hunter, sorceress and samurai, Raisa falls into a strange, odd version of Victorian England, she finds herself in the domain of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. Just being built, and with a demon already amok in the archives, Raisa finds herself with odd allies indeed. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
The Astonishing Amulet of Amenartas
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
By Nathan Lowell Agent Heathcliff Durham finds himself crisscrossing Africa, looking for an Amulet that could spell disaster for any who come near it. Battling blistering heat, starvation, wild animals, and despair, he is not comforted by the company of a rough and ready sort named Morrison. Soon Durham begins to suspect he may never return home—and to top it all off the tea has almost run out.
The Rise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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When robots rise in popularity, they become more and more advanced until they rival humans. They compete for human jobs and fight for a human vote. This sci-fi short explores how far specialized robots can go when they are given a mind of their own.
Down by the River
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Agent Brandon Hill of the Ministry meets Agent Bill Wheatley of the Office of the Supernatural and the Metaphysical in Afton, New York. The House of Usher is moving a large and dangerous weapon through this small town, and it is up to the agents to track it down. However, not all the residents are quite the same as they seem.
Sci Fi Stories - Volume 4
Series: 20 Sci Fi Stories, Vol. 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"Spotter" - could there be time-traveling policeman? Will the cry "Let The Robot Do It" be the next wave of democracy? "In The Cracks Of Time" deals with a time traveler with a very special mission. In "Shirastra" two miners are trapped deep beneath the surface of a distant planet. In "Stuck" the benefits of modern electronic time manipulation are revealed to be no so beneficial after all.
Science Fiction: Time Travel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Four short stories written by Richard S. Levine that relate to some form of time travel. "Fast Forward" explores a future where some people live for a thousand years. In "Myron's Debarkation" a couple cruise into the future. "Time Enough for Sarah" examines the relationship across time of a man and his daughter. "Timer" might make you wonder if a time portal is such a good idea.
Past, Present, and Future (2176-2194)
Series: Spacer Series, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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"Interstitial short stories" include Ecurba’s rescue of 31 kids during Operation NESTKNOCK (2176), his meeting of a daughter he did not know he had (2194), the full closing of the circle between Admiral Xiu-Li Chen and Captain Priti Fareyes (2192), and Admiral Chen’s meeting with “Katsavr’s Qitten” (2194).
Forged
Series: The Reforged Trilogy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Loose Leaf Stories. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Before anything can be reforged, it must first be made, forged by pain and experience. Forged includes four short stories that take place before Anvil of Tears and the rest of the Reforged trilogy. This book contains Purity, Little Hawk, Beauty by Night and Songs and Sigils in Space.
Old Sinner's Bones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Agent Edouard St. Just arrives in a rather weather soaked Clontarf Castle, and finds himself immediately surrounded by the incidents that have been plaguing the residents. When blood starts dripping from the walls, and people start disappearing, St. Just realises he has fallen into an ancient conspiracy that he might not survive. Especially with a new opponent hot on his trail!
Malfunction: The Awakening of Mila
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mila is programmed with new memories and thought patterns that will enable her to be a wife and willing companion. But problems occur when Mila memories slowly return.
Dog Star
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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For Jake, a young asteroid miner, a dog is truly man's best friend. He might have his doubts when Sam, a smartmutt border collie, questions Jake's piloting sense; but after the crash on an unnamed rock in space, Jake's life might truly depend on his canine sidekick. How many dogs can quote astrophysics while digging to beat the bone? 6000 words, plus a preview sample of The Chaos Chronicles.
Symbiosis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Light years from home. Bonded to an alien for survival. A dark secret is about to be revealed . . .