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Aurora Borealis: Heated Arguments
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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"Heated Arguments:" When the Aurora Borealis is stranded dead in space, it is infiltrated by an old 'acquaintance' of the crew causing all hell to break lose not only on the ship, but also within the Captain. Aurora Borealis is a series of short stories chronicling the journeys of Captain Kahara Rain and her crew.
Mantis
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Price: Free! Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Thrown into the sea, his memory of the last few hours hazy but slowly returning, young Mantis decides he can’t die just yet – not before he has put up a fight and made the regime pay for killing the people he loved. This is the story of how Mantis met Kalaes and how Mantis started his journey with the resistance.
Verbit
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Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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In the competitive world of news podcasting, a young intern has to work hard to become a good reporter. When it comes time to get a job, however, it quickly becomes clear to one young man that just reporting the news isn't nearly good enough. Soon, his would-be employer will get far more than he bargained for...
Brainjack
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Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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A space station around Mars has suffered a series of strange murders. Jack, the security chief of the station, must struggle against the odds to find out who or what is causing these deaths before he becomes a victim himself.
Indiana Science Fiction 2012
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,350. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by James Ward Kirk. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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It may seem you've left Indiana, but look again. Some of it is strangely familiar, some of it exceeds your wildest imagination. The future is right around the corner and numerous authors give you their visions in this Indiana Science Fiction Anthology for 2012. This anthology contains poetry, flash fiction and short stories from Indiana authors and stories situated in Indiana.
Sons of Nowhere: Leviathan
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Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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When a sea monster of unprecedented size is sighted off the coast of California, the Ophion Foundation deploys its Director of Cryptozoology, Gedeon Vassago, to verify the wild claims. The simple task of observation becomes a life-and-death struggle when the massive creature turns its attention on its pursuers. A prequel to the "Sons of Nowhere" novel series.
Bodyguard From The Future
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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In this short story a timid man gets attacked at his mother's house. Read how he travels back in time to be his own bodyguard! But can the past be changed?
The Santa Claus Gang
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Series: Marlowe and the Spacewoman, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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It's hard to enjoy Xmas when even the Santa Claus Gang's out to get you. When the Prussian Death Squad Robot commandos disappear on Xmas Eve, the crime bears all the hallmarks of the dreaded Santa Claus Gang. With only a few hours to locate the missing commandos, Marlowe and Nina find themselves yet again delving into the seedy, dumpster-filled underbelly of the City’s criminal underworld.
The Origami Dragon And Other Tales
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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The Origami Dragon and Other Tales is a collection of fantasy and science fiction short stories. Featuring 'The Origami Dragon', in which a strange young boy is confronted by a destructive magical paper dragon, 'Mr Sunshine' in which the dour supernatural agent serves as the Company's last line of defence in a shadowy and secret war, and many others.
Slipping Away
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Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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When Aliens finally arrive are they here to save at least some of us? As a species, love is the our one redeeming factor but can it keep those we care about close to us forever?
How Jones Goes
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Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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In the late 21st century, overpopulation is a problem. There's also the problem with mental health. In one particularly unusual asylum, there is Dr. Born (psychiatric intern) and Dr. Bloch (sexologist). And then there's Jones. You have not met anyone like Jones. You see, it's not every day that patients claim they are from Mars. And it's not every day they come and go as they please.
Dreams, Schemes and Themes
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Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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In the future, any asset–anything with value–can be brought and sold. Your debts, your career… or your child’s future. What kind of society, what kind of people, is that going to breed? A very short story, just over 900 words.
Forever Ends (From the Desk of Col. Garrett Ross)
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Series: Clements Academy. Price: Free! Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The Clements Academy was established, somewhere around the year 2045, to train the best and brightest orphans from around the world into the perfect agents. Maria Lacosta is a longtime graduate, but now faces the stresses of being an assassin. Her psychiatrist, Isabelle, tells her she doesn't have to go it alone. Yet Isabelle has her own agenda. And she has waited forever for this moment.
Short On Time
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Price: Free! Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A time travelers adventure where he is the worlds first person to enter a black hole.
Beta-Transportational Wierdness
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Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A sixteen-year-old girl gets the shock of her life when she accidentaly beta-transports to a spaceship... And discovers that she's half alien!
366 Squared Volume 1: January
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Series: 366 Squared. You set the price! Words: 13,560. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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One day, one story, at exactly 366 words each, that is the promise of 366 SQUARED, the short-short story/flash fiction collection that raises the question "In the age of multi-novel book series, is this guy for real?" Yes he is, and 366 SQUARED is the launch of a new era in literature for busy people. Volume 1 contains 31 stories, vignettes or mini-essays, each at precisely 366 words.
My Own Flesh and Blood
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013 by Eye of the Eagle. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Rhea Lockman hates technology. Gadgets and gizmos have not only complicated her life, they've killed her husband and son. Now she has a chance to help a rebel group in their fight against The Establishment, striking directly against the technology taking over her world. Something she is proud to take part in – until she discovers a fact about that technology that shreds her reality.
The Decision
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Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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This is the story of a naive young woman, dissatisfied with her life, that will make a decision that will change everything.
The Pitch (Short)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by BraeVitae. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A lighthearted look at the troubles faced by con artists in a more enlightened age.
You Need a Little Work
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Sink your teeth into this very short, rather expensive, grimly humorous, and generally horrifying tale for modern times.