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Giant Dreams and Dragons
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: American English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A tale of a disrespected professor who dreams of a project that makes him superior to all his peers. A success can sometimes be a failure. But what happens when the success is spectacular? Perhaps you could call it a killer.
Un rêve éveillé
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You set the price! Words: 2,460. Language: French. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Par une journée de canicule un homme va se réfugier en forêt au bord d'un lac. Il va y faire une rencontre surprenante qui l'amènera à réfléchir sur ses capacités à changer le monde...
Burdening the Fear
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
For a long time I had seen this coming. Her soft tender kiss, and the whisper in my ear. The night was cold, so her breath was like fire. I awoke to realise I was seeing the future again. A flash fiction about the burdens of knowing the future.
The Encounter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The star fell and a hero was born... Karo was trying to say a wish but got more than a wish...He became the Super Intelligient-- he broke the highest record of scholarship in Harvard University but he has a lot to offer...
AlberTa's Gift
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Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As Albert stood beside Minister Teslo, he thought of that long ago street hockey game ending with his face plant. Severe asthma kept him gasping for breath on that childhood ambulance ride to hospital. Now, as he listened to this Energy of Tomorrow speech at the coal fired power plant he wondered about his gift. Had it been written in his mother’s tear stained eyes or was there much more?
Star Travels Tales of Science Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Star Travels science fiction short stories meet a time travelling P.I. who tries to save his wife by transporting to a future-future to end the life of a killer before he can even begin a life of schoolboy rampage; a lemonade stand to quench an alien thirst; an illegal extraterrestrial toy stolen once then stolen twice for a clandestine client; a sinister Christmas adventure filled with love.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by FedoraArts Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It's December, 2100. English is China's only language. Christmas is its biggest holiday. And Ying Wen has to find a present for his mother...
Home for the Holidays
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by FedoraArts Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Christmas is always the same - again...and again...and again...and again...
Foothold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Venture back to the beginnings of the Ministry, where a young man named Rowan Clayworth finds himself trapped between love and an eldritch danger. Director Culpepper Source may yet help him find reason in a world full of peculiar occurrences like the ones he is facing. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
Clockwork Portal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
When demon hunter, sorceress and samurai, Raisa falls into a strange, odd version of Victorian England, she finds herself in the domain of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. Just being built, and with a demon already amok in the archives, Raisa finds herself with odd allies indeed. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
Een Oase Van Verhalen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,910. Language: Dutch. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
*** Waarschuwing: Dit Is Geen Porno *** Dit boekje bevat 4 niet eerder gepubliceerde SF verhalen. In slechts één verhaal komen expliciete seksscenes voor, maar die zijn strikt functioneel en dus niet leuk.
Flower On The Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short vignette, about 1300 words. A vignette is not a story, but is a scene. In this scene, a very old man sits in his study and contemplates his end. It is an end he has brought on himself, out of frustration and discontent. And it is an end he is determined to share... with everyone else in the entire world.
The Darkness Bite #2
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Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tipping Over Here: SANDWICH part 1- Serenity meets his new companion.
Cinza
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Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Algumas vezes a vida nos escolhe para tarefas inesperadas. Uma pintura, um ato de amor ou mesmo a construção de um computador podem fazer toda a diferença para determinado grupo de pessoas. Em um mundo em que a Eutanásia Eletrônica foi legalizada, James Thompson está obcecado na construção de um computador para salvar a vida de seu filho, Leonardo, que sofre de um câncer terminal.
Creatures Of The Sea
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The anemone crawls down the wall and onto the body and back of the deceased. Along his spine the tentacles split the skin opened and presses itself inside. For a moment Emanuel can see the skin on Jones back bubble and move
Walter's Stupid Vacation
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story where the world's most coveted vacation destination is not where you'd first think.
Influx
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Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The most dangerous man in the Solar System - Garen Maertikye - has a plan. He will infiltrate one of the Coalition's immense, city-sized energy sumps and bring it down from inside using their own technology against them. As long as he can remain hidden...
On Guard
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Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rag Duggan is a Coalition security officer with a brand new set of cybernetic arms and the high-paying job that came with them. If only the upgrade didn't include so much danger.
The Collected #10 NOTICE IT'S THE PART WHERE I CAN'T THINK OF A TITLE
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Notice, organs, and a cheap Yankee's joke.
Half Moon
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Series: Cypher Theorem, 2.2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Navigator is now off the coast of Viviana, but no one dares takes a step on the dangerous shores. The cruise has setup a HaLO dive for all the passengers to take part of. The virtual city teams with life, both real and digital. Dragons speak, and murderers plot.