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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...
Into the Real
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,060. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Five Tigers Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
We live in a future where anything is possible...In this collection of short stories, author Michele Lang takes you inside labyrinths of dark and beautiful worlds. These science fiction tales range from tender to apocalyptic, but all of them explore the permeability of virtual and real worlds, and how the digital affects the "real" in surprising and sometimes profound ways.
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.
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 3 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.
Black Denim Lit #8: Return to Waypoint 5
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Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 44,440. Language: American English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Black Denim Lit. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit #8 "Return to Waypoint 5": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 160 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Josh Roseman, Madeline Popelka, Clarissa N G, Cheryl McAlister, Zack Miller, Lisa Shapter, Ken Poyner, Joe Christopher, Ben Spies and Julie Reeser
The Best of L. Sprague de Camp
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,540. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A science fiction collection by one of the all-time greats of science fiction, L. Sprague de Camp. These stories and poems exemplify de Camp’s unique outlook on life and mankind and are told with a quiet but sharp irony that became his trademark. Bold, inventive and humorous, this collection is a must for fans of the writer.
Colours of the Soul
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Why are cheetahs the most perfect of creatures? Besides because they're cats, that is... Cool, mind-blowing stories from a master.
Forward in Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Get ready for a series of future shocks from the award-winning Ben Bova! What would you do if you found yourself face to face with: —A mathematical equation that proves you are about to die? —A seductive siren who promises you sex and death in outer space? —A brainwashing technique that will turn you either into a superman or a monster? These future shocks and more in—FORWARD IN TIME!
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.
The Best of Galaxy's Edge 2013-2014
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Whether it’s God walking into the Draco Tavern, stony spirits talking to relatives, a robot plotting the ultimate murder, or the ability to see distinct patterns in the vibrations caused by uttering words and phrases … these stories will entertain you, make you laugh, make you think and, most importantly, make you question your own long-held views on life, the universe and everything else.
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.
The Zero Class: Part 5
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Series: Cypher Theorem, 1.5. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 18,260. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The final tournament is here, and Vernon must fight to win. Competing school which qualified in the preliminaries are allowed a day more to prepare, which gives the team time to relax. Vernon is faced with his past, and finds that his dreams just might turn out to be nightmares.
Your Averaged Joe
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Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Your Averaged Joe tells the story of a man with a migraine so bad it feels like the universe has been crammed into his head. The problem is, it has … WARNING: Contains mind-bending, absurdist science fiction, with a healthy dose of blasphemy and offensive language.