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Time And Space
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of Science Fiction short stories which examine the question of humanity's ultimate fate. Will we be saved by a benevolent AI or remembered by a piece of ugly jewelry? Will we show kindness in the end, or merely confusion? Will our future be created for us or will we become ghosts?
My Day by Jones: the Cat's-Eye View of Alien
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Hellbender
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Once people have messed with a man’s DNA, what can he do but become a private eye? And when the gorgeous Elizabeth Savoy glides into his office and blinks her big baby blues, what can PI Mike Heller do but say sure, even though he sees what she is, and knows it's a bad idea? But by the time he suspects Lizzie’s troubles might bring the end of life as he knows it, he’s already in far too deep.
Ten Thousand Miles Up
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
Martian Voices
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,160. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
While surveying the Martian landscape for future manned missions, the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit stumbles on a race of martians that live underground. To everybody’s amazement, this well developed society is made of tiny individuals who desperately try to communicate with the rover. This discovery has a profound effect on the plans for Mars colonization by humans.
The Encounter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The star fell and a hero was born... Karo was trying to say a wish but got more than a wish...He became the Super Intelligient-- he broke the highest record of scholarship in Harvard University but he has a lot to offer...
Fembot Wars - Fembot One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.
Clockwork Portal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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.
A Mind Supreme (SF Short Stories)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: Australian English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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 - Prelude
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was always going to happen once the technology had developed enough - men would create female robots for their company and prefer them over women. Society reached a compromise, but neither side was happy, and neither side knew where it would take them all. There were some humans who wanted to be rid of all fembots, there were fembots who had a vision, a plan for a world free of humans.
Là-bas - Projet Bradbury #45
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: French. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Annie rentre à la maison. Le week-end sera court, mais son travail lui laisse si peu de temps que chaque réunion de famille est une fête : ses parents, son frère, les enfants, tout le monde sera là. Mais sitôt arrivée à la gare, le jeune femme comprend que les deux prochains jours ne seront pas aussi joyeux qu'elle l'aurait souhaité.
Alexandria - Projet Bradbury, #16
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Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 16. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: French. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lorsque le narrateur — vous, moi, tout le monde — découvre l'existence du vieux tatoueur, sa curiosité est attisée. Il se renseigne d'abord dans un établissement où le vieillard a ses habitudes, puis décide de passer le cap en allant directement frapper à sa porte. Il ignore alors que les tatouages ont une mémoire... en douze syllabes.
Hacker (Projet Bradbury, #28)
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Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 28. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: French. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jodie est aux anges : son vieux rabat-joie de père a enfin accepté qu'elle bénéficie de la greffe d'implant dont elle meure d'envie depuis si longtemps, et dont toutes ses camarades de lycée sont déjà équipées. Une fois connectée au réseau, elle pourra à loisir visionner des films, écouter de la musique, jouer aux jeux vidéo, communiquer avec ses contacts sans l'entremise d'un appareil tiers.
Argo
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.43 from 14 reviews)
Searching for the answers to true artificial intelligence, Mira McAllister comes across a strange android named Eo who proves to hold more questions than answers.
His Best Weapon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Morale Officer Lt. Daffyd Allenby is about to be thrown out an airlock by the terrorists who have starjacked his transport. The good news is, he has a helmet. The bad news is, he's not sure he wants it. Because it belonged to his almost-was partner, Artemis Burke, who went in the 'lock before him. How did he get himself into this mess, and how will he get out of it: alive or dead?
Merry Christmas, Verity Fitzroy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
It's Christmas Eve, and Verity Fitzroy finds herself distracted from her duties with the Ministry Seven. When she endangers her fellow urchins, she begins to question her role in their life. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. They explore events mentioned in the novels, characters seen and unseen and may include novel teasers of thi
The Chronicles of Subject Zero (WP, WT #1 - 4)
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Series: Wrong Place, Wrong Time, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,060. Language: British English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The complete collection of short stories of Subject Zero. From his mysterious introduction in Hero's Break to the final revelations in Invaders. #1 Hero's Break #2 Halloween Party #3 Wedding Anniversary #4 Invaders
Slab City Blues: A Song for Madame Choi
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Series: Slab City Blues, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Welcome to the Slab. A vast orbiting slum where rats grow big and sweat falls in rain. In the sequel to Slab City Blues, an old enemy embroils recently widowed Inspector Alex McLeod in the hunt for a kidnapped girl. With no leads he finds himself reluctantly seeking help from drug dealer and fellow war veteran Madame Choi. But can he really trust her?
The Last Ghost
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Series: Special Honors. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
This was a Nebula Award finalist for Best Short Story of 1971.::Solitude is corrosive. Love and companionship can heal wounds, but they take time. And even with all eternity to work in, there may never be enough time to do the job.
Static
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Death is supposed to be the final step in this world, and the first into the next. Jonathan is one poor soul that is lost between those steps, and he faces a force he cannot understand.