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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.
Blood Sick
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A vampire must have blood to survive, even if that vampire is an alien shipwrecked on Earth after a secret landing to harvest human blood. But surviving on human blood comes at a high cost, both for this vampire, and her victims.
The Quandaries of Kentigern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Captain, I do not care if he is in a holy site. I do not care if he become a priest. I do not care what king your pursuit upsets. Kentigern is an heir to this throne. As long as he lives he can be a rallying point for the people and an excuse for any king to invade this kingdom. He must be eliminated. Spare no expense, no horses, no men. I want him found and brought here. Now!
Starcrossed
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A diplomat makes an error in translation and gains a fiancé. Unraveling the situation causes her to lose her job and places her at the center of an intergalactic incident.
To Dream On Evil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Delphine finds herself caught between love of her husband and the fear that what he's planning is evil. Should they kill the ambassador of Earth? Is there a way out that won't destroy them all?
Metal Soldiers #3: Enemy Territory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
With no options left, the metal soldiers charge head long into a vicious game of cat and mouse as they desperately hunt for the soul of the Princess of War before it is too late. Unimaginable battles and incredible warfare await them as Rock and his fellow mask wearers face odds that are so stacked as to be beyond impossible. Only the spirit of the mask can keep them going in Enemy Territory.
Transfictions: The Commander of Marsbase
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Mehmet is new to Mars. But he's not new to human anatomy. A story of medical records, Hollywood musicals, and unexpected discoveries.
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...
Forgotten Relics of a Lost Age
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You set the price! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hundreds of years in the future, archaeologists sift through the sands seeking relics of their ancestors. What will they think of what they find?
Without a Summit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Captain Scott left Earth behind to travel with the first Martian explorers. After he sets himself up in a colony, leaving his family behind, he ventures out across the Martian plains to conquer one of the last great prizes of exploration in the Solar System: Olympus Mons. A story that flirts with enormous achievement, and colossal disappointment. Without a Summit: a short story.
Ferdinand and the Dinosaurs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ferdinand and the Dinosaurs is the tale of a teenage outcast who's wildest dreams come true when he is transported to the time of the dinosaurs. He befriends a Triceratops and the two journey through a prehistoric land together until Ferdinand is faced with a difficult choice; to go home to his own time, or to stay with his new dinosaur friend.
The Q-Bomb
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Brilliant physicist Dr. Ed Kaczmerik is the best hope for completing a new weapon relying on cutting-edge science. But the radio seems to be making him crazy. . .
Playing with Fire
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Series: IWC Science Fiction in Chronological Order. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tar is desperate to save his junk shop from tax collectors; frantic enough to dare something illegal with the help of an old acquaintance. However, Dela hasn't told him all the facts about her scheme and the trouble he has to deal with when things go bad.
The Imitation of Christ
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an artificial world whose inhabitants used advanced neurotechnology to implant skills and habits in playing status games, Pavel trumped all his friends by making himself believe in Christianity. But whether true or false, his new faith wielded a power over Pavel's mind neither he nor his friends expected....
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.
Life Letters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cal knows that his wife’s job as a Senior VP in the high-tech euthanasia powerhouse, Choyces, which has taken the world by storm, is simply wrong. His religious upbringing tells him so, as does his cell of the League of Light. If Cheryl can’t see the truth, then Cal is going to have to leave her and take his daughter, Amy, with him. Then a League member offers him a better way...
I am Hope
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Price: Free! Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hope appears to be the ultimate perfect woman: she's beautiful,is incredibly intelligent, and seems to have no limitations. But Hope has one fatal flaw... she is not completely human. In a business where the clones do not disobey under any circumstances, will Hope follow her clone nature and obey, or will her new self-awareness get in the way?
Donors
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Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A couple discover the price of loyalty.
Zorza
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Blood Moon Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When the planet of Cargatia is blown to small bits of lime green rubble, It is up to Zorza to lead a rebellion against the Nephlon Race. With Brutus the Warlord hot on his tail, The band of rebels have a decision to make...fight or flee.
Tears
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Series: Killgrace. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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He only saw his grandmother cry five times in his life. A speculative fiction short story.