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Belonging
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The virus is spreading. Born in a test tube, Anthony has never set foot outside the company compound. But when his best friend Laura goes out to rescue the evacuees, Anthony is the only one who can bring her back to safety. He alone is immune to the genetic mutations ravaging the city... because his genes created the virus. It’s the greatest experiment yet. One Anthony may not survive.
Space Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by The Eastjesus Company. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There is more to being a space man than rockets. Find out in this amusing romp across time and reality while a boy and girl grow up between Sputnik and the Singularity and a young man discovers his destiny.
Edge of Darkness
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Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A powerful king and his most trusted counselor look far into the future and find the kingdom and culture poised on a precipice. A new, dark age begins, one that they have prepared for. This is a short story prequel to the upcoming trilogy, Red World.
The Man's Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Just as with his father, the man's time was measured carefully out for him before he was the man, or even the boy. And thus every step of life dances on, orchestrated to a set number of heartbeats. The Man's Heart is free flash (very short) fiction of 509 words, and was first released in 2004 in G Wells Taylor's amazing ezine The Wildclown Chronicle.
Mmm Chicken
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Scarlett Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Jessica adores "her man." She has relied on him to take care of her. But one day, everything changes. "Mmm Chicken" is the first story in a series of stories called CREEPY CREATURES. These are adult horror stories.
All Roads Lead To The River
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Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(3.00 from 1 review)
Louis Beauregard, Victorian adventurer, has caroused his way around the Grand Tour with poets and playboys. Now, in the shadow of the Pyramids, what Louis discovers by the banks of the Nile will change his life forever. This short story is set in the same world as full-length novel, "The Last Rhinemaiden".
Bounded in a Nutshell
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short story, in the science fiction/horror genre. It is told in the first person. The narrator is in a kind of prison for the criminally insane. He is highly intelligent, but an extreme sociopath.
Physics in Daily Life & Simple College Physics-II (Electricity and Magnetism)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,030. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by E-Kitap Projesi. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
"Before electricity generation began slightly over 100 years ago, houses were lit with kerosene lamps, food was cooled in iceboxes, and rooms were warmed by wood-burning or coal-burning stoves. Beginning with Benjamin Franklin's experiment with a kite one stormy night in Philadelphia,the principles of electricity gradually became understood. In the mid-1800s everyone's life changed the electricity
Happy's Nest
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The world is ending and Jim Sullivan is alone, naked, and without his television. All he wants to know is, "What do dinosaurs have to do with Jesus?" A humorous short story by first time author, Ben Blanchette.
Call from the Wild
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In Neil's world, there are miniature seeing-eye horses, service pigs, stock-guarding llamas, and bred-up Siamese guard cats—because in Neil's world, dogs were never domesticated, and never will be. But it seems no one's asked the dogs what they think... An alternate history story, originally published by DAW in ReVisions.
From Paris, with Regret
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Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(3.00 from 1 review)
On assignment in the City of Light, Ministry agents Eliza D. Braun and Harrison Thorne chase down a murderer condemning descendants of a royal bloodline to a horrific death. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
Blue Shifting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A novella and seven stories from the two-times winner of the British Science Fiction Award for Short Fiction. Take a journey into an extraordinary universe... where life and love face the demands of mortality ...where mankind has become Augmented or Altered, where zebra-men talk with unicorn-women ...and where you can break the chains of physics in the cobalt glory of the Nada-continuum.
Red Sand and Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,740. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This book of short stories includes 4 various science fiction stories that are meant to tickle your senses. The four stories include Red Sand, Trial and Error, Specimen E3101, and In Space.
Jalaya
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jalaya is the fourth and final short story to be found in An Anthology of Battle. Michael bound to the village chief and his soldiers by nanotechnology that provides a unique mental link. With it, he commands a military force divided into Marks, and inherited the duty of Protector. Ten years ago, he helped his community fight free of its township. Jalaya is a story of family and sacrifice.
Predator
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Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short fantasy story by Miroslav Halás about a man who had an opportunity to look into his own future.
Cryoskip's Footprints (short story - Atomic Wasteland Tales)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Derek Mezer and Butch Clements were victims of a kidnapping. Their captors didn’t want a ransom; they wanted test subjects for cryogenic experiments. When Derek learns of a site that could help them identify the perpetrators, Butch is eager to join him. However, in a world where scavenging is a means of survival, there are others willing to fight, and kill, for what the ruins contain.
il drago divina :: The Dragon Divine (Update 4/24/2014)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
The story of the lost android continues. Life has turned against her, and for a cyborg with no life, that is like a stab in the back. Continuation of il cyborg divina.
A Phone Conversation
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You set the price! Words: 830. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
An alien little boy accidentally calls the White House while trying to reach McDonald's. A very silly, very short short story.
Bardic Tales and Sage Advice (Volume 3)
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Series: Bardic Tales and Sage Advice, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,980. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Volume Three of Bardic Tales and Sage Advice continues our tradition of presenting some of the most amazing voices in the speculative fiction field. Pushcart Prize nominees Kurt Bachard and Todd Austin Hunt, USA Book News Best Book Finalist Peter A. Balaskas, Best Horror of the Year Honorable Mention Kevin Wallis, and other exciting authors offer their unique visions for readers to explore.
Spaced Out
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011 by Ethereal Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Who can solve the mystery of recent space ships exploding? Why, Starry, a space hippie turned comedian and undercover spy for POoP, along with his alien wife, Tramel. Who else could catch the bad guys while leaving a smile on your face?