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Not Enough Hours in the Day
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Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Catherine Porter is drowning in life. Kids. Husband. Job. Not enough hours in the day. Then she finds a way to pause time. A way to become Mrs Perfect. The yummy mummy who has it all. Can anyone 'have it all' though?
Coexistent of Quality Estrangement
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Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the future, law enforcement will have access to tremendous new technologies.
EDYL - The Reading Department
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Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It’s 2046 and Jake Radley has the career opportunity of a lifetime. But to take it he needs to acquire a strange, mysterious new skill — a skill that will clash with a startling scientific discovery that has the world in uproar. Drama, intrigue and a test of Jake's loyalties.
Chrono - Projet Bradbury, #50
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jusqu'ici, le manuel avait réponse à tout : quel champignon ne pas manger, quelle branche tailler pour se fabriquer un arc, quelles vis utiliser pour bâtir une cabane dans les arbres et toutes ces astuces qui font qu'un manuel est un bon manuel... mais sur la question du vertige des chiens, l'ouvrage reste muet. Richard s'en sortira : il en a vu d'autres.
Evolution
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Fantastic Worlds Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three arms: transformational advantage or freak mutation? Syndi believes her father hates her because of the third arm that her parents constantly fight about. But, then she grabs an opportunity to prove its special advantages to the world.
Jet Black and the Highest Bidder #21
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Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Buying at an auction can be a frantic experience: one moment you have, the next you haven’t, but when the hammer falls hesitation often begins. For Jet and the crew what should have been the anxious part of their contract was over but they soon discover it was only the first bid.
The Arrival: A Timeline Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
As a threat strikes from space, the Challenge Squad must come to terms with their own role as the government's super-team even as they face a threat that endangers the very world.
Professor Stern's Experiment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: Russian. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Мадлен Эмменталер, супруга удачливого молодого банкира, единоличного владельца одного из самых преуспевающих банков Маусвиля, банкирского дома Эмменталер, становится жертвой крысоловов и в конечном счете попадает на хирургический стол профессора Штерна, посвятившего себя проблеме пересадки органов. С этого дня для нее начинается новая жизнь, полная трагических событий.
Why We're Here
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Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Four intrepid explorers have been sent to the Edge of the Universe, tasked with a critical mission. Hopefully, they will remember what it is.
The Secrets of Cooper Manor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Danny Clarke is new to the small town in Virginia, and he is trying to fit in at the middle school. When he gets pushed into the town's "haunted house", his life will be changed forever.
The Aurdurnihmnir (Teaser #8)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Before the Aurdurnihmnir, your destiny has been known. From before the Ululiarlindulirmnir, my name is Ilu and there is no other. From before existence to the Awakening of the Aniur this tale tells of hope and loss, of splendor and of fall. Of great pain and suffering, of triumph and of defeat. The Orphanilliunir which is being pieced together out of the surviving written fragments.
The Sacrificial One (Teaser #7)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Must I stand at the edge of doom? The remorse dripped heavily off his words. His pain eminent, clearly distinguishable in each brutal syllable he uttered. Fragmented crystalline structures embedded deep into viscous tissue and bone. His hand already unrecognizable.
Ulrarron (Teaser #6)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A rare combination. The connections and connective tissue hideous and powerful. Abnormally pale and almost purple tinted skin adorned his magnificent body. The moist flesh clung to its frame tendons stringy and visible throughout his form.
Malmorthael (Teaser #5)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
His imprisonment shattered Malmorthael searches for escape. The roar reverberating off of the cold chamber walls echos...Imprisoned for ages. A prophecy from unknown origins. Darkness consumed him. Time had lost all relevance. Waiting. Silence. Shrouded in mystery he cannot be stopped. Imbued with an ancient power. In darkness he awoke. He is not alone.
All is Lost (Teaser #4)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Impenetrable adamantine armor receded into his flesh rescinding with his form as his structure lessened. The tall noble figure walked down the echoing corridor, hewn stone walls exquisite in their design, his astonishing frame radiant.The blessing of his race upon his left shoulder disappeared as he willed it to subside. All is lost.
Betrayed (Teaser #3)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
How did it ever come to this? How did it ever get this far? In one moment everything changed. It destroyed a nation and left him scarred forever. Is there any hope left? Will his burden ever be lifted?
Imprisoned (Teaser #2)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A prophecy from unknown origins. Imprisonment. Time had lost all relevance. In darkness he awoke. He was not alone.
Born of Corruption (Teaser #1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
At the edge of fatigue on the last vestiges of sight he sees it. Carrying the purest blade ever forged he pursues it. Filth. Vile and wretched creature. He spits. Born out of corruption and slavery. Grass blackening. Uncertainty. Who is he? Does he have what it takes?
Tour Through The Warehouse
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 92. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A creative, introverted warehouse owner just wants to be left alone with his creations, but that's not enough for some people. A science fiction short story.
Contained--Day 2 (Earthquake)
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Series: Contained, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sid Chamber's virus has just costed the lives of numerous people, with Noah Arkchrist witnessing it all. In this next thrilling piece of the Contained series, now that McKenzi and Noah know that something terrible is going on along with this quarantine of the campus, both must enlist the help of an outside source to survive. However, with Sid's appeal coming up for his release as well.