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Canada Day Parade
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Events at a Canada Day Parade in a small Eastern Ontario town take an unusual turn when a high-tech prototype and a thunderstorm combine to translocate a motley selection of participants to ... They're not sure where. But the Men in Black on both sides of the border would certainly like to know how the Dyn-O-Tel Mark II managed it.
Brisk Little Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
I hope you enjoy these brisk little stories.
Memories In A Bottle
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"I stared her in the eye and decided not to hand it to her. She looked back at me with rage and anger, and I felt scared. But I knew it was for the best. I knew it would make it better for her." A flash fiction about memories.
Devil Music
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Music is said have curative powers on body and soul. But for one man, the soothing sounds of music evoke a profound reaction of dread and terror. A curious encounter in his youth may hold the remedy if only he could separate fact from fiction. In a world increasingly filled with background music, an increasing despair frays his mind to the breaking point.
Seeing Stars
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Witness Leonard Burbridge, a quiet man, a man who likes to keep himself to himself, a man with a hobby. But, in a dystopian future where the Teevee is the opiate of the masses and where the Guardians and the State Police clamp down ruthlessly on all forms of dissent and subversion, even the most innocent of pastimes can bring a man into conflict with the authorities.
Europa Spring: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Vlad and his people have been stranded on Jupiter's moon Europa for 150 years, changed beyond all recognition by genetic mutation. Then a mysterious pod appears. "So much in such a short story! Beautifully descriptive, wonderful characters," from one customer's 5-star review. Europa Spring is a science fiction short story, a love story, and a tale of human resilience against the odds.
Warlock's Brew
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 27, 2015 by Banchixi Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Frank has finally finished the time machine in his garage. But the expedition to the future with Uncle Jim, Fatso the cat, and a keg of real ale goes centuries off course. Can they solve one of the greatest mysteries in the history of beer before they find their way home, or will they become sizzling entertainment for a world with no TV or Internet? A 7,500 word science fiction short story.
La Bouillie blanche
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dans une grande ville, 260 jours par an, le ciel n'était ni bleu, ni tacheté de nuages, ni transpirant de pluie, ni donneur de flocons, ni secoué d'éclairs, ni parsemé d'étoiles. Le ciel virait au blanc ! Une nouvelle inspirée par la pollution de Beijing.
Yes Houston There Is A Santa Claus
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
On Christmas Eve 1968, the three crewmen of Apollo 8 became the first humans in history to glimpse the far side of the Moon. They found an alien landscape never before seen by mankind. But did they also see something so incredible they never dared reveal it to anyone? What follows is a (fictional?) account of a close encounter of the top secret kind.
A Third Wheel
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A rare break in the ever-present storm caught Miko’s breath. For a moment the air cleared and she could make out the blue sky unbelievably far above her. She snapped a picture because otherwise Pasha would never believe her. Her grin faded. What was that cloud? Rising high above the others like a hideous grey mushroom, it chilled her heart. Was that normal?
Terra Minor
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this everlasting voyage of melodious inclination, Acoustic Funambulist carries the tune in the face of the most off-key situations. The acrobat learns, in this fourteenth episode, to see the wisdom in what seems to be a completely irresponsible approach to life.
Otomatik Sevgilim
Price: Free! Words: 15,110. Language: Turkish. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Biraz ahlaksız, biraz felsefi, vahşi ve pek insani aşklarla dolu, insan tenine bulaşmış metalik kokulu üç öykü.
The Last Archangel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
An experimental pilot and her star ship come under fire after picking up a distress signal from one of their kind.
Primavera a Quattro Mani
Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: Italian. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Poetry » European poetry
Uno scienziato afflitto da paranoia, il ritorno di un ardito viaggiatore, una agenzia molto speciale, tre poesie, una antica città corrotta messa sottosopra da strani sogni, una passeggiata tra bosco e lago. Tra sentimento, fantascienza e poesia, sguardi insoliti e viaggi che portano a destinazioni inaspettate.
Survivors
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the aftermath of an atomic bomb test in 1955 three young children are discovered alive and unharmed at the epicentre of the massive explosion. This event triggers a mystery that leads to a startling discovery. We are not alone in the universe. A tale of super science affecting the lives of ordinary people with extraordinary abilities.
My Mine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Retired and sitting in a restaurant in San Francisco, there's an earthquake. They say your life flashes in front of your eyes when death threatens. When Bill is rescued, his descendants try to kill him. Discoveries by an astronomer seldom turn the world upside down. Is greed the only reason? Who will help him? He sends them a message stating that he only wants to enjoy his retirement.
Mummies, Masks & Superpowers!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of funny, violent, odd, and sweet superhero themed stories from author J.M. Perkins. Featuring: why mummies make the best henchmen, the dark side of telekinetic wish fulfillment, a different sort of 'tools' for the trade, a complicated grieving process, and difficulties working through teenage issues in order to be cleared for active superhero duty.
The Merger: A Romantic Comedy of Intergalactic Business Negotiations, Indecipherable Emotions, and Pizza
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Paresh and Sita are a loving married couple who share a (mostly) pleasant and uneventful life. That is, if you don’t count Sita’s cooking experiments with turkey chili pizza (don’t ask). All that changes one evening, when Paresh is approached by a gelatinous, horned blob-alien from outer space who makes a lucrative offer that Paresh and Sita literally cannot refuse...
Sledgehammer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
John Miller is getting old. His asteroid mining ship is getting old. His daughter's all grown up and about to start a family of her own. Maybe it's time to retire. Maybe not. Out of the blue comes Sledgehammer, the elusive wanderer he's been chasing for most of his career.
Divide The Sea
Price: Free! Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A young man from the privileged class of genetically engineered people becomes involved in a civil war between his own people and the natural borns, discovering that he is yet a third variation of humanity.