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Ever Dream (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lara stopped believing in dreams years ago. All that's left is soul sucking station life and her job as a salvage operative. But the unexpected discovery of a cryogenic chamber - and the revived occupant's claim that he's there for Lara - prompts her to reconsider her dreams.
Konstantin: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
When his brother falls for a pretty face and unwittingly lets a threat on board, it is up to Konstantin to stop the hacker before it is too late. There's just one problem—Konstantin is the ship, with his brain hardwired to its systems. By attacking the ship's computer, the hacker is attacking him, and in order to gain complete control, she just might have to shut him down for good.
Birth of the Guardian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
If you ran across an Alien would you help it? What if doing so would change your world forever?
The Invasion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An overnight takeover leaves friends Bill, Fran and Jack stranded, and perhaps alone on a hostile alien world they once called home. Will they be able to fight back and save their planet from this new power, or succumb to the alien rule?
Stop The Aliens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ryan Craimor is a surgeon in a state hospital, who lives alone. On the day after he dreams that aliens abduct him, he finds an implanted chip in his right arm. Now, armed with the proof, his only goal is to uncover for mankind the identity of his abductors. Ryan has to solve a puzzle only to find a terrible conspiracy that might cost him his life.
Donuts
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Flash fiction. Lacey is late for a meeting and brings donuts, yielding unexpected results.
Murphy's Star
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
On a journey to a distant solar system a group of scientists discover they’ve picked up an unlikely passenger...and discover humans may not be as alone in the universe as they thought. Inspired by the amazing "Love and Sex Among the Invertebrates", by the incomparable Pat Murphy, "Murphy’s Star" is another exploration of love and what it means to "be".
Wedding Anniversary (WP, WT #3)
Series: Wrong Place, Wrong Time, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: British English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wrong Place, Wrong Time #3 Hiding in time a superhero, Subject Zero, enjoys the delights of the Wild West; the women, the drink and the fighting. After another night of fun, Zero is alerted to the presence of another time traveler who has sought him out across time and space.
Halloween Party (WP, WT #2)
Series: Wrong Place, Wrong Time, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: British English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wrong Place, Wrong Time #2 Sarah Hargreaves is walking through the emerging dawn streets after another night’s work, when she is bundled into the back of a van by six figures dressed in black. They have one question: ‘What really happened at the Halloween Party three weeks ago?’
Private Keys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
"Now that I am dead, I can tell you everything about my husband’s assassination." Everyone remembers President Fletcher's assassination. Most remember his murderer, one of millions of underemployed young men in a world run by the unaging, took First Lady Miranda Fletcher's college course on violent regime change. None know the truth she took to her grave. Until now.
The Stalker
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
The Stalker is a short science fiction story that centers around John "Heart" Wolanski, a professional Starcraft player living abroad in South Korea. John encounters a strange glitch in the game that comes at the worst possible time in his professional gaming career. He must struggle against the glitch and his own personal demons, which are threatening to destroy him.
The Killing Machine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A young soldier must work with an alien. Not an extraterrestrial, but one of our own making; an Autonomous Combat Vehicle with such sophisticated AI and Expert Systems that it blurs the line between machine intelligence and sentience.
Green Fingers and Broken Mirrors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Yuan, the orphan flower girl, and Duma, the one-winged angel, struggle to come of age in a land built upon the devastation of the Machinist-Sorcerer wars. But when invited to perform her own brand of magic for the Queen of nearby Mirror City, Yuan jumps at the chance to leave behind the small mindedness of her village. However, a deadly secret lurks behind the façade of Mirror's City's beauty.
Three Days in May, the Greatest Spectacle in Science Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Strap yourself into the cockpit as John C. Bodin and Ron Collins take you on three laps around the Indy 500′s past and future. This volume includes: Speeding — A famous director returns to 1964 to record the most horrific accident in Indy history. Oh-oh! — Shape-shifting aliens try to rig the 1969 500. The Day the Track Stood Still — Future 500s may have more on the line than a bottle of milk.
Wasn't Tomorrow Wonderful
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
One day everybody wakes to a new technology that allows them to talk to themselves from the future. Crashing into each other as they explore the possibilities shaking civilization to its core.
Seedling: A Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Here, on the shore of Lake Athabasca, are the last two hundred and six trees on the planet. The Canadian government has a plan to pulp them and make sheets of paper out of them. Each log must be worth a billion bucks. But not if the Druids have anything to say about it. And they have a secret weapon on their side: the Seedling. Because, to change the world, all it takes is one seed.
Jet Black - Marooned on the Ice Planet #2
Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
So what is Jet to do? To save his and the lives of the crew he has committed theft on a grand scale and made a ruthless enemy. Maybe find a safe hideout, but he can't stay hidden for ever when injustice is wreaked on a helpless society. Then he must risk the Silver Flyer, and give his foe the opportunity to eliminate all the evidence; including him.
If the World Ended, Would I Notice?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,250. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of 14 short stories: a mixture of science fiction, fantasy and genre-bending weirdness.
Il Cuore della Bestia (Una Novelette Sci-Fi #5)
Series: STORIE SCI-FI, # 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: Italian. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Dopo che un'astronave strategica carica di testate sufficienti a mandare in pezzi l'intero sistema solare scompare nel nulla, viene assegnata al capitano Mark Sanders la missione suicida di rintracciarla e distruggerla. E' una Novelette Sci-Fi di circa 10.500 parole. * Questa novelette è contenuta in Raccolta di STORIE SCI-FI - Pack 1.
The Heart of the Beast (A Sci-Fi Novelette #5)
Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
After a strategic spaceship carrying enough warheads to blow half the solar system to pieces disappears into nothing, Captain Mark Sanders is appointed with the suicide mission of tracking it down and destroy it. It's a Sci-Fi Novelette of about 10,500 words. Enjoy! * This novelette is also contained in Collected SCI-FI STORIES - Pack 1