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Travelers Among Strange Worlds (Short Stories)
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Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A trio of short stories about traveling to strange worlds, featuring "Silent Observers," "The Kitterun Five Tourist Trap" and "The Wizards of Flushington."
Tesla's Secret
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A humorous short story about what might happen if Nikola Tesla had accidentally left a secret invention in a basement in small-town Arkansass. What if, two crazy characters found it, used it and through the machine were able to meet Nikola Tesla, Edgar Allen Poe and Elvis Presley?
Area 52: Arrival
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Ron Durston is called up for National Service in 1952, all he wants is to be posted somewhere sunny like Tahiti or Weymouth where he can fraternise with the native girls and come home with a medal or two to impress the local girls. Instead he finds himself standing guard in Ass-End, Yorkshire where the winter is cold and the native girl is invisible.
Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2013
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Series: Mad Scientist Journal, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by DefCon One Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Alternate realities, zombie peanut butter, dragon surgery and time-travling grandmothers. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2013 collects three months worth of essays from the fictional worlds of mad science and includes new exclusive fiction and other mad science resources.
Dinner on a Flying Saucer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes, when a fella gets to help out with fightin’ a war between two alien races, it’s just not such a good idea to tell your wife. Sometimes the truth just isn't good enough. A really fun short story by USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith
Adrift: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After narrowly escaping a deadly plane crash, David King now finds himself stranded in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. With no way to call for help, David's only hope is to brave the elements and somehow find land. But what David doesn't know is that he is at the mercy of the mysterious forces that lurk beneath the waves.
What's In My Shorts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An rich amphibian acquires a young servant from a planet with the unlikely name of Earth. A barbarian vows revenge on the young princess who scorned him. A boy, a dog, and an AK47. The captain of a spaceship watches a possible extinction event. Orange trees in Los Angeles, a tsunami, and how to use zombies. Remembering a trip to a hardware store and slaves on the Underground Railroad
The Politics of First Contact: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
The American colony on Mars has been contacted by extra-terrestrial life. While Professor Levinson of The Department of Space Policy contemplates the wonderful things this discovery could bring to the world, the President of the United States has other plans. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Monsters Win Wars.
When Minds Collide (Phoenician Short #0.1)
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Series: Phoenician Series, Short 0.1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,590. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Phoenician Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.55 from 11 reviews)
Can two men co-exist inside one mind? Andrew Caine and Joshua Scherrer can barely co-exist outside, on the same planet. After they're involved in a fatal car accident, the enigmatic native Phoenicians have sent someone to "help" them blend together, into a new man. Can they accept the new existence together, or will their minds collide as fatally as the car crash that killed them?
Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2012
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Series: Mad Scientist Journal, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by DefCon One Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of tales from the world of mad science, combined in a handy portable edition. This issue includes exclusive fiction by Jamie Lackey and flash fiction in the form of classified ads.
This Weak and Idle Theme
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,610. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ten short stories from myriad genres, including a series previously released only in individual e-book form.
From the Indie Side
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,830. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Packed with original short stories ranging from sci-fi to thriller to the supernatural, "From the Indie Side" brings together some of the biggest authors in independent publishing today. Be prepared for a great ride--and don't be surprised if you discover your new favorite author in these pages.
Decision LZ1527
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A boy, a girl, and a whole crew of matchmakers. A 2,500 word short story
Synthetic, Electric Romance
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Series: Neo-human, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sarina Rubik is madly in love. Her guy Cylus is a broke down, Tank-Class Sentinel who loves her back with his every circuit. Yet Sarina, prone to trouble, walks right into a conspiracy on the Morningstar planet Gear. Why are fembots vanishing? Who is the Shredder? Most of all. What are the green skinned Humanoids that lurch around in Volt's shadows?
Shadows From The Past
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Children fear what lurks in the shadows. After the tragic loss of her best friend, Renee learns that what stalks the shadows wants her. She will have to choose the darkness or die.
Ever Dream (A Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lara stopped believing in dreams years ago. All that's left is soul sucking station life and her job as a salvage operative. But the unexpected discovery of a cryogenic chamber - and the revived occupant's claim that he's there for Lara - prompts her to reconsider her dreams.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2013)
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Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,790. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, each issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly has delivered a unique variety of character-driven speculative fiction short stories from both new and established writers. Our writers include first-time authors, Pushcart Prize nominees and Nebula award winners. This issue features 21 original stories from Wil Ogden, KJ Hannah Greenberg, Jamie Lackey, Brenda Stokes Barron, and many others.
Au Centre De La Terre
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Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 910. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Les voyages du Funambule Acoustique se poursuivent et ne se ressemblent guère, notre danseur de corde changeant de tempo comme de chaussettes. Après un raccordement de justesse, le voici dans ce quatrième épisode, en visite pour un abrégé d'intra-terrestre et ses inquiétudes au sujet des voisins du dessus.
The Great White Velociraptor: A Violent Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A great white Velociraptor has broken into Micheal's backyard, and now threatens to eat Michael's dog. What can Michael do? This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Monsters Win Wars.
Moving Day
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Series: Boucher's World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jade is fourteen years old and excited about finally being old enough to move out on her own. She’s got her help lined up, a moving van rented which her friend and room-mate, Tally, a big silver Cat, will be driving since Jade’s driving skills leave a lot to be desired. She’s all packed and ready to go. Apparently, though, you just can’t have a moving day without something going wrong. Go figure.