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Mouth Watering
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In this intense SF short story by Eric Stringer, when Lisa Reddich stops by a small café for a plate of French fries, she's looking for a mouth-watering experience. What she finds is considerably more than she bargained for. Then again, she's considerably more than we bargained for.
Mountainous Stretch of Wind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Etsuko delighted in meeting new aliens and learning of their cultures. Not as joyful was dealing with coworkers who viewed her as an odd little threat to their important experiments. Mountainous Stretch of Wind is a humorous SF story of learning to deal with unexpected circumstances and finding joy no matter what's thrown your way that you're sure to love.
The Orca Revelation
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
A young scientist makes the greatest discovery of the Twenty First Century. His findings are so controversial that he debates whether he should or can make them public. Can science, society, and religion accept this new paradigm? Does presenting this evidence to the world put his very life at stake?
Life Companion: A Sci-Fi Romance Novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the future, no one leaves finding their soul mate to chance.
The Rancho Occurance
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
The new governor has blocked the internet on Mars. John and Rosie need to download their glidemules. See how they get the animals to Mars in this short story.
Escape to Turtleopolis
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Larry is part man, part turtle and Chef Jeff wants to catch him and turn him into soup! Will he escape?
The Book of the Not-Dead-Enough: Admin Errors from the Other Side
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: British English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
With a fresh round of spending cuts in the Afterlife and immigration services stretched to breaking point, mistakes are inevitable. Admin errors, but from the Other Side. Loitering somewhere between Dickens, Pratchett and Douglas Adams, The Book of the Not-Dead-Enough is a collection of short shorts and flash fictions that isn't wholly flippant nor wholly serious, but tickles at the join between.
Apex Magazine Issue 71
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,310. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month. This month features Sean Robinson, AC Wise, Naomi Kritzer, Yzabel Ginsberg, Octavia Cade, Keith S. Wilson, and Isabel Yap.
Four Screens
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
A look at the near future when humans increasingly remote-drive vehicles as a bid to keep their jobs from being replaced by computer algorithms and advanced software.
The Optimist Police
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
“The Optimist Police,” is a humorous story about one man’s struggle in a society with unrealistic expectations about positive attitude. The 3000 word story was originally published by New Myths.
Star Brigade: Odysseys - An Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,620. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sixteen stories taking place during the cataclysmic events of Star Brigade: Resurgent.
The Alien Visits
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A science fiction about a boy's adventure with an alien. He learns how to make friends with people who are different and although different, they are the same.
The Shadow of Doom
You set the price! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man-made creature escapes its place of origin to the city of Union Beach, where it reigns with destruction and chaos. No one is safe in its wake and the military seems hopeless. Kyle Garces is a survivor who's trying to find any way to escape the terror, but a new addition to his baggage has changed his plans and extends his stay inside the city where monsters aren't just giant and inhuman.
The New Church: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jonathan, a man of faith, takes on a mission for the New Church that sends him farther than any man before him has gone.
Parallel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In other universes I have fallen silent. In our own I hear of nations quarantined as the disease sweeps the planet. If it is not stopped I may be the only survivor. There are those who don't want it stopped. They may kill me, but they work without a full understanding of my greatest strength. I am never alone.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2015)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Scotty: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Scotty isn't old enough to know what's going on, just old enough to be scared.
Adam Savages Secret Diary
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The page of his diary Adam hoped the world would never find. Do you dare read it, and learn the grim truth?
Last Chance (The Fateful Time part 2)
Series: The Fateful Time. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
A guardian angel delivers a trinket to a devastated mother, the only option to save her dying daughter's life.
Flipspace: Derivation
Series: Flipspace, Book 11. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Finding the location of a star system with possible signs of life, the strike group is sent to investigate what phenomenon may threaten the future of exo-solar exploration.