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Menagerie
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Price: Free! Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Menagerie is the newest pet craze from the Acme Corporation. The robotic animals genetically bind to their owners. Only three easy steps to link: 1) Put a drop of fluid (saliva or blood) in its mouth 2) Wait for 24 hours 3) Tell your dreams and fears to your forever friend. By the way, genetic binding is an imperfect science. 15,000 words, give or take a character or two.
Free Soup / The Many Iterations of Kendra Dixon
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Series: 2nd Civil War. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two short stories- Free Soup: When a homeless man and a young girl go to a soup kitchen run by a UFO cult, they find out that there’s really no such thing as free soup. The Many Iterations of Kendra Dixon: A brain surgery reveals the true nature of time to Kendra Dixon and allows her to freely roam all possible versions of her life.
The Space Hotel Series Collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hotel Moonwalk is earth's first outer space hotel. Designed to be the ultimate party experience, it's a dream come true for the the world's wealthiest celebrities. But unbeknownst to its guests, an alien science vessel lurking nearby is also using the hotel...
The Case of the Snora Diamond Thief
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Price: Free! Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A humerous Science fiction short story. This time Wally Pazooza is once again headed for Earth to solve a crime. But this time, when he gets there, he finds much more than he expected.
Copper Angels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011 by Gryffynperch Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After the day Mary's Mommy fell down, things just weren't the same. She started talking about strange people under the ground and even cried at church of all places. But when Mary suspects that something bad has taken over her Mommy's soul, something has to be done, just like God says to. Because more than anything else, Mary wants to protect her baby brother. Even if he isn't born yet.
Dark Matters
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Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A six-year-old boy goes up against an inter-dimensional alien, resulting in unbelievable consequences within his dimension and the alien's as well.
Aliens Don't Dance
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Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gary has one chance - and one chance only - to ensure first contact with the humans goes as smoothly as ancient history records it to have occurred. Unfortunately, the fate of the future galactic alliance all rests on his very questionable ability to . . . boogie down.
Science Fiction: Tragedies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Written by Richard S. Levine, these short stories involve some form of disaster. “Seismic Morality” examines an earthquake warning system dilemma. “Into the Wind”, a science fiction fantasy, is about a courageous woman and dangerous winds on an alien world. Wonder what a perfect mate is? Check out "Fitter." “Texting for Love” takes the reader on a universal journey.
Tyria
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A tale of a robot supermodel. By the author of SinEaster.
Statute Forty-Nine
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
My mind is not like Satoshi's - it's ordered, with perfect recall. That's why he loves me, I think. But they want to take me away from him - all because he lost his temper ONE time. It doesn't seem fair. They keep talking about Statute Forty-Nine. And saying that now - I am different...
The Golden Ones Who Work Miracles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rajiv, born without limbs, spends his days begging in the Bombay streets. But when amazing golden beings alight from a spacecraft and grant him the gift of arms and legs, he finds that coping with his new mobility is not as easy as he always imagined it would be.
Carbon Footprint
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Series: Space and Speculation, 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the effort to combat global warming and greenhouse gases, researchers develop a new form of algae and a synthetic material to grow it on. Is this invention a godsend or a god-awful hybrid that tampers with nature too much?
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.
Fortin's Revenge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
No matter whether it's here on Earth or halfway across the Galaxy, revenge always packs a punch. Question is: do you take it standing up like a man or let it suck you into an empty black hole?
The Old Telescope
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was a long telescope, the kind sea captains and pirates might have used...
Distant Machines
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Price: $1.44 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three short stories that speculate about the distant machines that may or may not influence mankind's future.
November Seed
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Price: Free! Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two field biologists from N.J. Fish & Wildlife discover a pair of waterfowl clinging to a metal cleat with twig-like growths protruding from their skulls and have traced the contagion to a common marsh grass called Phragmites. Shortly after the biologists reporting in to the CDC, the contagion has found first one human host, then another and another.
Creature of the Deep
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A young girl finds herself face to face with a mystical sea creature that her father once assured was an old fish tale.
Swift Shifts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Swift Shifts is a trio of science fiction stories, connected only by being funny. 'Swift Shifts' is about an interplanetary parcels delivery service run by a man who leaves his wife on Earth and flies with his mistress; 'Sid. Reg And Floppy Ears' features two musicians and a hundred foot rabbit that floats in the air. 'Moon Lights' features the Welsh, Irish and English getting very confused!