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Adventures Beyond Time & Space
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nine thrilling stories with classic SF Sense of Wonder--each a glimpse into John Argo's sprawling future history, and his vision of boundless time and space in which mankind plays a wondrous role. Meet a dying alien basilica, a planet named Magic, a heroic woman (part cat) fighting for a helium drive after the apocalypse, a far-future harp containing the ghost of a long-dead stewardess...and more.
Dark Futures: Two Science Fiction Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Dark Futures" contains two somber SF stories. One involves a vacation gone terribly wrong. The other is about a man hiding his past in a post-apocalyptic world. Both stories have been published previously.
Going Somewhere Else and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
This is a collection of science fiction and fantasy short stories. Please look inside to read about an explorer preparing for a journey that never ends, a young woman facing a monster that cannot be defeated, a death angel who's never actually collected a soul....and more stories. Includes seven stories.
Metric Modulation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Kyle Rittner used to be the road manager for White Hammer back in the day. Now he gets an offer to manage them again. The band is ready to take on the road and tour the States in hopes to make a comeback. And it's all possible, as long as the band listens to Kyle about what songs to play and what not to.
The Battle for Moscow, Idaho & Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A collection of six of Edward W. Robertson's sci-fi and horror stories. Along with two new works, previously published stories include "The Battle for Moscow, Idaho," "Death Among the Grasseaters," "The Magic Taco Wagon," and "The Inspiration of Philocrates," a steampunk-hued Aether Age tale of a cold war between ancient Greece and Egypt. Approximately 24,000 words long.
The Ghost in Lab Four
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A physicist get's more than he bargains for during a late night experiment.
Anna
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Anna changed my life. Anna was the perfect woman for an emotional cripple. She really brought me out of my shell. I'd been on the inside for a long time. Now I'm retired, just some scholarly old gentleman with his young wife. I even ditched the .45 Colt for Anna.
Produit d'appel (Histoire courte)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: French. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Après des retards et des difficultés de dernière minute, le premier vaisseau de colonisation terrien quitte notre planète en direction d'une étoile éloignée. Accompagnez son équipage tandis qu'ils découvrent des apparences trompeuses...
Throwback
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You set the price! Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
David Rheinbrücke had been called a throwback, a caveman, a Neanderthal as well as brows and Kong. His father had abandoned him when he was ten and his mother had died when he was a teenager. Now, as an adult and a college professor, he had to find the answers to his throwback appearance, but the world was not so easy now. A new ice age had taken the earth in its grip and was squeezing, hard.
Boys Are Stupid
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Transcript of a video diary created by a teenage girl after her ex-boyfriend starts stalking her immersive fantasy world.
Fearful Symmetry
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Visitors from Earth sent to a far planet to re-establish contact with an isolated colony discover that a group of white tigers with enhanced intelligence are terrorizing the locals. One of the visitors saves a young crippled girl from a tiger attack, and then while escorting her back to her distant village realizes that they are being hunted.
Tailor Maidens
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Pablo Mistry envisions the latest advance in electronic textiles out of Silicon Valley when he beholds a sleek high-tech T-shirt at an airport boutique. But he soon discovers that the ultimate personalized user experience has turned him into his own, rather dubious brand-- and that this tailor-made digitgal monstrosity will bring him no end of grief-- unless he can get the damned thing off.
The Dripping Sands Of Time
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Three time travel stories. First, ‘The Aviator,' takes place in the future as a fighter pilot seeks the ultimate dogfight. Next is a present-day story, ‘A Captain of Industry,’ as a businessman looks to go back and fix his financial future and, finally, a story of the 1700s, ‘Visions: Past, Present and Future,’ as an early American family believes they see apparitions in their home.
The Collected #8 NOTICE FIND A NEW ONE
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
I’m running down a tangent lost highway.
Apex Magazine - Issue 52
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,880. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Apex Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released the first Tuesday of every month. This month we feature work by Margaret Ronald, Anaea Lay, Hal Duncan, Mary Robinette Kowal, Maurice Broaddus, and Deborah Stanish.
Treaty Time
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Treaty Time is a short science fiction story that continues the story of human settlement started in ‘Nothing’. In this tale, both humans and shifters discover they are not alone, and that some memories are inherited. It is approximately 3,250 words long, and is the fifth story in the third Simpson Anthology - An Anthology of Those Who Walk Among Us.
The Chronotope and Other Speculative Fictions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Rominna Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Time travel, unusual visitors from different eras, dimensions and realities, human zoos maintained by curious aliens, private eyes who are zombies, paranormal prom dates, moral steampunk issues, the Bomb, transforming reality and chrono-assassins are the fantastical topics found in the twelve page-turning tales.
DeadEarth: Mr. 44 Magnum
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Price: Free! Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three sisters--Shade, Rikka, and Lou--must maneuver through the dead world in order to survive.
Alien Plant Dreams
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When a lonely man raises a truly alien plant species from a seedling, strange things happen, and his life takes a sinister turn.
"No Bones About It"
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Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Marcus Odwan is a young, archeologist student teacher in New York City. On the side, he is a tour guide at the American Museum of Natural History. Marcus is not the type to give credence to conspiracy theories. Not even the one about his own profession...unless he is proven wrong!