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To Learn To Forget
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Short story by Prometheus Award winning author Sarah A. Hoyt Who owns an individual's memories? Is it better to execute a criminal or to erase his mind and give him a new personality? In a time when you can live forever, but not own your own past, the greatest skill to learn is how to forget.
Lady and the Prysmadian Star Invasion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Outlier Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Star system after star system had fallen before the mighty Prysmadian Star Invasion. Now Earth was their next target. The fate of the planet may well rest upon a decision of whether or not to get rid of the campus mascot--a cocker spaniel named, Lady--in this short story by Jacob Hall. about 5,600 words
Welcome to the Trust
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The road to Hell. These stories are set in the world of the novel REVELATIONS and provide some backstory on a few of that novel's more interesting characters.
And It came from the sky
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You set the price! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A new twist to an alien invasion story
Apex Magazine - Issue 20
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Get your dark science fiction and fantasy short story fix at Apex Magazine. New issue released on the first Monday of every month! Fiction: The Itaewon Eschatology Show by Douglas F. Warrick The Tolling of Pavlov's Bells by Seanan McGuire Tomorrow and Tomorrow by Mary Robinette Kowal Poetry: "The Unkindest Cut" by Mike Allen "The Terminal City" by Preston Grassman
Masked Mosaic : Canadian Super Stories
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,380. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 by Tyche Books Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Masked vigilantes, superpowered antiheroes, super scientists! An anthology of Super Stories with a uniquely Canadian perspective.
How Beer Saved the World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,420. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
And on the Eighth Day God Created Beer. Beer is what separates humans from animals… unless you have too much. Seriously, anthropologists, archeologists, and sociologists seem to think that when humans first emerged on earth as human, they possessed fire, language, a sense of spirituality, and beer. Within these pages are quirky, silly, and downright strange stories sure to delight and entertain t
Flashpoint
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Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Author Stoney M. Setzer presents eight flash fiction works that run the gamut from science fiction to suspense. What if a Chicago Cubs fan could break the curse on his team with a laptop? What if a mirror showed you what you really are? The answers to these and other questions lie within....
Chimeras 02
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Sci-fi short story based in Australia in the near future to be updated every week in episode form.
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.
Under Calcutta
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Calcutta has a problem with rats and bubonic plague and the authorities have called in the World's foremost extermination expert to deal with it. But he finds out that the rats are not just rats, and the problem is much worse than anyone imagined.
Starship Victory: The Fairer Sex
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The Starship Victory faces a terrifying disease.
Rerouted: 9 Short Works
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A collection of nine brief speculative stories about altered pathways.
Compilação de contos da Era Dourada
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Series: Era Dourada, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 18,500. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Uma guerra mundial pelos recursos energéticos mudou a face do planeta, levando a espécie humana perto da extinção. Cinco séculos, depois, a revolução industrial acontece pela segunda vez, fazendo ressurgir os mesmos desafios. Inclui os contos: - A Alvorada - A Escuridão - A Alergia - O Monstro e a Musa - O Fruto Proibido
Chronos' Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Genetically selected children compete and kill for the chance to win Christmas. In a simulated, yet antiquated future playground called Daycare, Ceep, an omniscient computer,responsible for creating deadly gangs of urchins who desire to reap the rewards of Christmas, encourages his creations to use their enhanced genetic skills to destroy one another and take the Christmas tree for their own.
Kudos
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Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: British English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Grace was always at the forefront of fashion. So much so that she went beyond mere implants, spending a fortune on a genetic patch. But when her formerly timid friend Naomi exceeds even Grace's ostentations, deposes Grace from her own social circle, and starts a relationship with her friend Rick, things begin to get sticky.
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.
Eternally
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Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
A man goes to great lengths to be reunited with his missing wife, only to experience a fate far worse than death. Eternally.
Head Shots
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
What if the paparazzi could read their targets' minds? Anna-Louise is a young and ambitious reporter, on the trail of an adulterous footballer, trying to hear through the mind noise to find out what he's really up to. Contemporary SF from an author described by Locus as belonging in "the recognized front ranks of SF writers".
Blowing Bubbles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
They say that if you're tired of VR, you're tired of life... and Marv has been getting very tired of the daily grind. Will the Next New Thing prove to be his salvation? Or will it be his demise?