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The Gunthrower
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When you live in a bowl, be careful what you wish for. Or, why not?
No More Final Frontiers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by FedoraArts Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In 2109, there is no more space program. No more Discovery. No more Final Frontiers.
Jet Black – Return to the Planet of the Merwomen #15
Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A call from a beautiful Merwoman has Jet and the crew carrying an empty box into hostile territory to face their nightmare.
Ch05En: Episode 1
Price: Free! Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Frank is a twenty-something with a dream of delivering pizzas all of his life. Unfortunately for him, his parents have other plans. Frank's father wants him to take over their family's pizzeria and his mother wants to see his Ch05En gene, which destines him for greatness, come to fruition, so she may use him in one of her super villainous plots.
The Totem of Curtained Minds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The new guard on Cell Block D makes life difficult for Gareth Warren Abrahamson, serving a life sentence for one terrible mistake. But Ol' Man Clark Soderstrom has something remarkable up his sleeve, and what they discover will pull back the curtains shrouding the minds of men. And from time itself. A gripping story of the ultimate escape -- and one man's quest for rehabilitation.
Silver Dreamers
Price: Free! Words: 12,270. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A collection of shorts stories, exploring the last moments of humanity, life within the universe and an old animal within a new world. A glimpse of the future and hope for a better world.
Trades
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
'Trades' is an action-packed science fiction tale of murder and mystery with a little romance and a sizeable dose of humor mixed in. It's a noir story of dangerous women and hard men battling the odds on the last space station in human space. It's for lovers of Raymond Chandler and Robert Heinlein and Robert Aspirin.
The Grandfather Effect
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
An inventor discovers going back in time to do good deeds is not as easy as it seams.
Slug: A Post-Apocalyptic Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a decimated post-apocalyptic suburb, a couple stumbles upon a deranged gamer who forces them into a virtual competition whose consequence is real physical death for the loser.
J'ai le temps
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: French. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Une adolescente qui possède la capacité de vivre en dehors du temps et un homme qui se retrouve piégé dans cet univers immobile vont tenter de s'entraider pour échapper à d'effrayantes créatures... Mais est-ce aussi simple ?
Hare-um Scare-um
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(3.00 from 1 review)
In the future, the Earth is still recovering from alien invasion, conquest and liberation; civilisation is shattered, the sky is broken and the world will never be the same. But Nadger doesn't understand any of that. All he knows is that it's time to hide before the other kids find him!
Specimen
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
While out for a walk, Carl encounters two aliens hunting for scientific subjects to study, and they think he's just what they're looking for. Naturally, Carl has some reservations, but he quickly becomes enmeshed in a series of mishaps and mistaken identities as he tries to avoid becoming the next "Specimen".
How to Kill a Metal Elephant: A Collection of Short Science Fiction & Fantasy Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From war-torn streets and alleyways to distant planets filled with whispered secrets in the dark, this collection of short stories by new author J. H. Drake takes the reader on a journey through the eyes of several characters as they struggle to simply survive. From the pragmatist to the cynic and oppressed, watch as their lives are changed, and not always for the better.
The Celebrated Sprinting Tree of the Calaveras Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Cantor Samuel Dos Parsecs of the St. Stanislaus Mega Temple and Casino Resort has a tale to tell about life, love, and how cheaters tried to prosper on the Calaveras Moon.
Guard Cat
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
C.A.T. returns in this high-stakes adventure on Triton Base as he battles a drug manufacturing ring, tries to keep Commander Zacman from getting killed, and gets his emotions app short circuited by a seductive but dangerous feline Guard Cat tasked with protecting the bad guys.
The Universe vs : The Series
Series: The Universe vs, The Series. You set the price! Words: 54,720. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
The Universe vs complete Series. All 4 volumes in one book. The series contains the story of intelligent life forms in our universe and beyond. Their experiences that lead them all together throughout all of the universes of the Multiverse.
The Burning Rain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Injured, alone, Layri confronts her fears as she attempts to escape from a hostile planet's surface and the corrosive rain that falls every night.
Murder the Past
Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Alice’s husband, Chuck, dumped her for a beautiful, richer version, Alice wanted revenge. She had the opportunity, but she never acted on it. Now, Todd’s time machine gives her a chance to correct the past. Will she take it? And, if so, what are the consequences?
Selected Short Stories Featuring Cry Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Selected Short Stories Featuring Cry Wolf features fifteen diverse short stories, subject matter including space travel, werewolves, cannibalism, and commitment issues. It includes The Dread Wolf's Bane, an exclusive short story set in the world of The Necromancer's Gambit.
Interpretaciones de la ciencia ficción
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: Spanish. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Relatos de ciencia ficción presentados al concurso del foro ¡¡Ábrete libro!! en 2012. Porque cada uno interpretó de una manera completamente distinta este género. De hecho, no creemos que haya un recopilatorio en el que se dé cabida a tanto subgénero junto dentro del gran saco que es la ciencia ficción.