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Os cavalos eléctricos de Pingling
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Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A partir do momento em que uma mentira é dita passa a ser verdade. As palavras não são minhas, são de um careca arrogante. Proferiu-as uma semana depois de regressar de Pingling, antes de começar a contar-me uma história, a sua história, a mesma história que irei agora contar-vos. Existência e causalidade são temas presentes neste conto.
P.U.R.R. - Protectors United for Residential Requisition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Metamorphosis Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What power does a tiny kitten have to change the world? More than you think. If Cats Ever Got Organized…
The Abducted
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Series: The Adventures of Gabriel Celtic. Price: Free! Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Based on actual events...maybe... It was just a party. There were six of them, three guys and three girls enjoying the cool fall evening. Good friends, they had been drawn together in high school like pieces of steel to a magnet. Considered nerds by many in their school, something in the sky that night changed their lives forever
Economy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wracked with jealousy Babette speeds down the road in a parasitic vehicle, determined to disrupt this wedding. But how much of herself will she have to surrender to make it? Economy is a short story (1,402 words).
Ch05En: Anthology, A Tale of Gems
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A latent Ch05En gene destines someone for greatness. Maybe you'll be a rock star, or CEO of a fortune 500. Maybe you'll be a superhero. Welcome to the world of Ch05En. A Tale of Gems is an inclusive anthology following five characters across one epic story-line that will change the world of Ch05En forever.
Tres Voces
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Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A trip to the movies is usually a nice break from reality. But it all depends on who you go with. Running behind while waiting on someone primping in the mirror, or speeding through traffic just to make the previews doesn't make things easier on anyone. A snide remark or a full-on argument is almost guaranteed to ensue, and bring life to a show before the show.
Echoes and Memories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man studying the messages from the first discovered alien artifact. A newly colonized world cut off from the rest of human civilization. One of the last humans contemplates loneliness at the end of the universe. All these stories and more await in this collection of speculative fiction by Tristan Gregory.
Children of the Artificial Womb: A Short Cyberpunk Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Hector, a member of the Plasmid street gang and product of the artificial womb, is not doing well. His girlfriend is pregnant, his best friend is a murderous, technological genius and his gang boss is a violent bully. But when a once in a lifetime opportunity comes his way, Hector will have to choose between safety and freedom, in the dangerous world of gang warfare.
Nexus: Octopied
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Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Octopied is a short story of approximately 5,500 words, set between Nexus and Nexus 2: Sins of the Past.
Flight of the Maita Book twenty two: The T-K Casebook Collector's Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eleven cases from the casebook of the T-K Detective Agency. Tab and Kit learn to work together. Everything from murder to intrigue to theft.
Fly Me to the Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: Australian English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
What happened when the Angler came? Why was everybody so excited when the Angler came? Why was the angler there? Find out in this whimsical tale.
The Bloody Dollar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Have you wondered where the dollar bills that change hands have been? How far has it travelled? What kind of transactions was it used for? This short story is of a very unique dollar bill, that has a very special power, changing the lives it touches.
The Shadow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Clay Sweet's brilliant, yet troubled, childhood friend, Ava Munson, discovers a way to rearrange and transport matter for her science fair project. But a dreadful mistake traps Ava in the transporter and transforms her into something inhuman. In her new form, the now arrogant and egotistical Ava seeks revenge for the murder of her parents’ years before in a botched robbery.
Gunslinger: A World at War Story
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Series: World at War Stories Series 2, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's a battle of the big guns. Bravehart Company has been forced into an artillery duel with one of their toughest foes. Can they come out on top?
Alien Influences: The Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Years ago, John paid for horrible crimes based on alien ritual he committed as a child. Now, alienated from his fellow humans, he works as a bounty hunter. But his latest job takes him a little too close to the past he tries to forget. And this time, he might not escape with his life. This story appears in slightly different form in the novel, Alien Influences.
Maybe
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Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A team of physicists conducting high-level research face the reality of what their errant experiment means for the universe in secret, and team member Joel contemplates the end of all things ten feet from his ex. Which is easier to fix: the fabric of space and time or the broken bond between lovers?
Gray Fox: A World at War Story
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Series: World at War Stories Series 2, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
No sight. No scent. No sound. A Redd Foxx scout team is sent into enemy territory on a mission. Even with their considerable skills, can they accomplish their mission without being discovered?
Don't Press the Red X
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Bill is fresh out of collage on the first day of his new job. He wants to make a good impression on his new bosses and express his true genius. Unfortunately, his first day does not go as planned.
The Moon Under the Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A 3400 word short. Ms. Rhesus is a moon -- a member of superhero fandom, people who devote large amounts of energy and imagination to following the exploits of their superhero idols, otherwise known as stars. When Doctor Geiger dies, it wracks Ms. Rhesus' fan chapter, perhaps beyond repair. But when his body disappears, Ms. Rhesus must help unravel a mystery with a strange and very human solution.
Navigator
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Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A tale of survival set against the backdrop of deep space. The remains of a military crew find that their Navigator, a cybernetically enhanced human grown into the ship's systems, has turned against the crew and initiated a deadly game that could spell the end of their lives.