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Between Seconds: The Beginning
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What if you had the power to see someone's fate? What if you had the power to make a difference and change it? Meet Sara and follow her story from the beginning as she acquires her new gifts, changes a fate, and embarks on new adventures Between the Seconds!
The Next Level
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Space exploration takes on a new meaning for three astronauts when an unexpected encounter turns a routine mission into a live-altering event. Length is approximately 800 words.
Original Encounter
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Series: Dia Nova, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the waning days of a war of independence, Commander Theo Paxton of the Dia Nova colony is sent to rescue a team of scientists who disappeared on the planet’s moon. When he arrives with his own team, he discovers a crash site and a single survivor. That survivor acts strangely, and then leads Theo to a discovery that has the potential to change the colony forever.
The Re-Entanglement of Grant Decker
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Are we simply the sum of the choices we’ve made? Grant can't keep his reality in focus. His daughter thinks he's having senior moments, but he knows that's not it - those voices he's hearing just don't care how embarrassing they make things. He's never been one to talk to himself, but maybe it's time. How else will he know if his life is coming apart or coming together? What does it add up to?
Purple
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Price: Free! Words: 8,510. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After abandoning his values to protect the public from a frightening new virus, Josh Mclendon, the manager of an outpost of the CDC devoted to emergency outbreaks, is faced with a nightmare beyond anything he could have imagined.
CONTAINED--Issue #1 (Extermination)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Quarters University was just an average college campus. Until suddenly, a virus hit it that began turning people sick, and some of them...into something else. Now, as the residents of Quarters are cut off from their city and loved ones by the quarantine fence, they must survive, and keep all of their secrets safe.
Krai Continued
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Series: Krai, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Krai Continued holds three more short-story tales of those who had become friends and more with the intelligent alien warship Krai Potential. The origins of the enigmatic “Yellows”, who became human extensions of the legendary warship. The personal lives of the Krai’s “family”; Monks Bree and Kler, and even an offspring for Krai?
The Eclipse of a Black Sun
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Medical Examiner discovers that the new anti-aging wonder drug is killing people, and the monster responsible could be a scorned woman. Can Dr. Singer solve the mystery before the Black Sun Cult conspires to poison mankind?
Emma's Legacy
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Series: Terran Chronicles Universe · Terran Chronicles Journals, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This story takes place far in the future, long after the final voyage of the Terran is but a distant memory. It is during this time that Dianne catches her son, Benny, along with his friend Richard, in her study accessing her computer. She sates their curiosity by directing the boys to the ancient archives, and the fragments of Emma’s New Earth Ecology Journal.
Beyond Earthly Knowledge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Beyond Earthly Knowledge: Dr. Dale C. Phillips receives transmissions from a powerful being named Zogon from a hidden dimension. Zogon propagates vital information that everyone must know about humanity’s past, present and future.
A Place in Time
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Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man driving down a lonely dark highway in the middle of the Nevada desert suddenly finds himself transported to another time.
Calm Before the Storm - Aurora Conspiracy - Prequel Series Three
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,120. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by GK Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Aurelius must follow the ruling of the Erebusian Committee after breaking Doctrine Thirteen. Emily’s life depends on it, but there’s just one problem—she’ll never agree to the terms.
The Envoy's Interlude
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Battle King Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A chance encounter with a charming stranger leads Colin to one of the most interesting conversations he's ever had. Michael is no ordinary stranger on Colin's train ride to Seattle. And while the two delve into topics like the meaning of life, Colin begins to unravel Michael's mysterious past. There's more to Michael. There's something different... something more than human.
Good-bye A672E92 Quintus
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Series: The Peers of Beinan, 4.2x. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Planet A672E92 Quintus is falling apart as their sun starts to go nova. As blood feuds continue to rage, blocking all efforts to evacuate, it falls to two unlikely delegates from houses Balister and Miyoo to end the wars threatening planetary evacuation, to take the people to the stars and their new home.
Sapphire Phoenix
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In this short story, Maeve doesn’t remember her past, but that doesn’t slow her down when it comes to getting up to speed on the dangers under the Tarnished Sun. Join us today and discover the wonders -- and terrors -- of an Earth ravaged by interdimensional apocalypse and the fall of several civilizations after ours is long gone.
Huntsman Returned
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Price: Free! Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Their ship crashed on a primitive planet inhabited by giant predatory cats and prehistoric hominids. The only ones who survived were housed in a portion of the ship that was built more securely: the nursery.
Leviathan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After the shocking announcement of a giant sea creature discovered in the Atlantic, the entire world is left to wonder: is this a sign of the end of times, or just a harmless giant creature about to awaken? With the countdown winding down, the world prepares... and waits for what's to come.
Founding Fathers / The Accompanist
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Series: 2nd Civil War. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two short stories- Founding Fathers: An increasingly desperate school teacher tries to locate a missing student. The Accompanist: In a nightclub in what’s left of Las Vegas, he plays piano for a singer named Carrie Masters, but the piano isn’t the only thing getting played.
The Bomb
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Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a bomb is deprived of its creator, how will it react? Perhaps by doing the one thing it was made to do? Or can it be stopped?
April the First
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The world is ending, and all Oscar Ramirez can do is sit at his desk and drink his morning coffee.