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The Rookie
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A crew of aliens in search of a fallen spaceship find themselves in over their heads as they try to cope with the outdated customs of earthlings.
The Flush
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Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
There's a new drug around, the mysterious Flush, whose effects are very controversial. Try it and everything will "sound" differently. Flush is a short fiction, a striking piece of "flash fiction", to be read at full throttle, like you would do with a Trance sound track pushed up to 150 rpm. Flush is also a crossmedia project (www.flush.zone) from Future Fiction Factory: born from a short story
Un rêve éveillé
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You set the price! Words: 2,460. Language: French. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Par une journée de canicule un homme va se réfugier en forêt au bord d'un lac. Il va y faire une rencontre surprenante qui l'amènera à réfléchir sur ses capacités à changer le monde...
Burdening the Fear
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
For a long time I had seen this coming. Her soft tender kiss, and the whisper in my ear. The night was cold, so her breath was like fire. I awoke to realise I was seeing the future again. A flash fiction about the burdens of knowing the future.
AlberTa's Gift
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Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As Albert stood beside Minister Teslo, he thought of that long ago street hockey game ending with his face plant. Severe asthma kept him gasping for breath on that childhood ambulance ride to hospital. Now, as he listened to this Energy of Tomorrow speech at the coal fired power plant he wondered about his gift. Had it been written in his mother’s tear stained eyes or was there much more?
Star Travels Tales of Science Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Star Travels science fiction short stories meet a time travelling P.I. who tries to save his wife by transporting to a future-future to end the life of a killer before he can even begin a life of schoolboy rampage; a lemonade stand to quench an alien thirst; an illegal extraterrestrial toy stolen once then stolen twice for a clandestine client; a sinister Christmas adventure filled with love.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by FedoraArts Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It's December, 2100. English is China's only language. Christmas is its biggest holiday. And Ying Wen has to find a present for his mother...
Foothold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Venture back to the beginnings of the Ministry, where a young man named Rowan Clayworth finds himself trapped between love and an eldritch danger. Director Culpepper Source may yet help him find reason in a world full of peculiar occurrences like the ones he is facing. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
Clockwork Portal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
When demon hunter, sorceress and samurai, Raisa falls into a strange, odd version of Victorian England, she finds herself in the domain of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. Just being built, and with a demon already amok in the archives, Raisa finds herself with odd allies indeed. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
Een Oase Van Verhalen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,910. Language: Dutch. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
*** Waarschuwing: Dit Is Geen Porno *** Dit boekje bevat 4 niet eerder gepubliceerde SF verhalen. In slechts één verhaal komen expliciete seksscenes voor, maar die zijn strikt functioneel en dus niet leuk.
Flower On The Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short vignette, about 1300 words. A vignette is not a story, but is a scene. In this scene, a very old man sits in his study and contemplates his end. It is an end he has brought on himself, out of frustration and discontent. And it is an end he is determined to share... with everyone else in the entire world.
The Darkness Bite #2
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Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tipping Over Here: SANDWICH part 1- Serenity meets his new companion.
Cinza
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Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Algumas vezes a vida nos escolhe para tarefas inesperadas. Uma pintura, um ato de amor ou mesmo a construção de um computador podem fazer toda a diferença para determinado grupo de pessoas. Em um mundo em que a Eutanásia Eletrônica foi legalizada, James Thompson está obcecado na construção de um computador para salvar a vida de seu filho, Leonardo, que sofre de um câncer terminal.
Walter's Stupid Vacation
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story where the world's most coveted vacation destination is not where you'd first think.
Influx
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Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The most dangerous man in the Solar System - Garen Maertikye - has a plan. He will infiltrate one of the Coalition's immense, city-sized energy sumps and bring it down from inside using their own technology against them. As long as he can remain hidden...
On Guard
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Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rag Duggan is a Coalition security officer with a brand new set of cybernetic arms and the high-paying job that came with them. If only the upgrade didn't include so much danger.
Black Denim Lit #8: Return to Waypoint 5
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Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 44,440. Language: American English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Black Denim Lit. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit #8 "Return to Waypoint 5": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 160 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Josh Roseman, Madeline Popelka, Clarissa N G, Cheryl McAlister, Zack Miller, Lisa Shapter, Ken Poyner, Joe Christopher, Ben Spies and Julie Reeser
The Collected #10 NOTICE IT'S THE PART WHERE I CAN'T THINK OF A TITLE
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Notice, organs, and a cheap Yankee's joke.
Your Averaged Joe
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Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Your Averaged Joe tells the story of a man with a migraine so bad it feels like the universe has been crammed into his head. The problem is, it has … WARNING: Contains mind-bending, absurdist science fiction, with a healthy dose of blasphemy and offensive language.
Whispers Gone Cold
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Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A flash fiction about a man and his thoughts on why he didn't sent the S.O.S signal on a space station.