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Orpheus
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Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Wavelength Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a future society that has reduced most humans to drones, a musician launches a revolution that spans worlds, but pays a high personal price.
The UTOPIA Equilibrium
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Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Welcome to UTOPIA! The epitome of human existence, a place where every man, woman and child has everything they could ever want. A perfect existence for all. Guaranteed!
Final Contact
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ever wondered where the aliens are? Bill is sure they don't exist, but after centuries searching the galaxy for any sign of intelligent life, I'm not about to give up yet. I've just received this hot tip from a gang of Luddites out near M15. Hot enough that even Bill has chosen to join me for my final attempt to prove him wrong...
Trade Winds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In a world where Hannibal won the Punic Wars and Rome never became the base culture of western civilization, archeologist Elise Barca studies the remains of Hannibal's first victory, little knowing she'll find a conspiracy out amid the stars. A conspiracy that threatens her trader husband.
Only The Lonely
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Albert Instel has a secret, a secret which keeps him cyber dating instead of dating in person. In fact, most of his in-person dates end five minutes in, when his dates run screaming into the night. Now he's dated Jullita in cyber space five times, and she's agreed to an in-person meeting. He's desperate for love, but could he ever find it?
What Happens When You Die
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A little while ago I got into some weird trouble for someone who's just in grade six. In English class we were asked to write some paragraphs about something we didn't know anything about.
Life Letters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cal knows that his wife’s job as a Senior VP in the high-tech euthanasia powerhouse, Choyces, which has taken the world by storm, is simply wrong. His religious upbringing tells him so, as does his cell of the League of Light. If Cheryl can’t see the truth, then Cal is going to have to leave her and take his daughter, Amy, with him. Then a League member offers him a better way...
Clean Sweeps
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Clean Sweeps, New York Times bestseller Jonathan Maberry goes offworld to spin a yarn of space pirates, Special Forces, and the ruthless press in a story about heroism, betrayal and ratings!
Lost
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lendr D’Alva took the world of art by storm. But what if all his celebrated abstracts were want ads trying to find someone who could take him back home? The home in another world from which he’d been lost as a child? As the truth about Lendr unfolds after his death, his sister finds sometimes relatives are the greatest strangers of all. A short story by award winning author Sarah A. Hoyt
Elvis Saves JFK!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
What if: • Elvis was a secret agent? • Amelia Earhart was a Second World War fighter ace? • Hitler won the Second World War only to lose it a century later? Plus two other tales of alternate history by the author of War Plan Crimson, A Novel of Alternate History.
By The Sword
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Price: Free! Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens when time travel not only determines how events will play out in your future, but also impacts your present? Join Johnny in a short time-travel adventure and find out if the present dictates the future, or if the future dictates the present. Bonus Material! Enjoy the first four chapters of Gunter's sci-fi novel, BLACKWELL: The Encounter Begins
The Consequences of Steam
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Enter the Pimp of Time, a savvy businessman who has created time portals into the past, any era, any nation, so that discerning men can sample prostitutes of all flavors and cultures. But what are the consequences of such time travel should a client go off the ranch and wreak havoc with the timeline, in the fleeting Victorian era where steam matters the most between progress and failure?
Yearning To Breathe Free
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Only on Earth was the concept of individual liberty ever invented. Once the aliens discovered Earth, Earth became a beacon for all those who craved freedom... Which unfortunately makes the Earth a crowded and confusing place, where Casey's job as an immigration attorney is to try to rescue those who can be rescued. Short story by award winning author Sarah A. Hoyt
Touch
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Humans have arranged a world that gives them everything, except human touch. When a horrible accident exposes Kel to the real world, she's appalled. Then she discovers compensations. A short story by award winning author Sarah A. Hoyt
Yard Fail (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Ralph Swindon tinkers in his workshop, the whole world holds its breath ... A 2700-word short story. Trivia: Features the characters from Sleight of Hand.
Updown (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Social services have come to take 10-year old Daniel away from his home and family, but his best friend Danny has other ideas ... A 1600 word Science Fiction story
Off Course (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
When you're on for a birdie, watch for aliens in the rough. A 1500 word SF/comedy/golf story
Castor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story by Award Winning Author Sarah A. Hoyt. Alexander Triante knows that he is human and the heir to a great position. He knows that Castor the artifact made to look like him is not human, and that no one will consider him so. It takes a rescue mission in time of war for these certainties to be shaken. In the Darkship Thieves future history continuum.
Paradox (A Short Story)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
Meet Gregory, an artificial intelligence unlike anything the world’s ever seen before. His impact onto society has been significant: by analyzing the answers given to just 12 questions, he'll tell you how you will die. When Ryan Downs gets a prediction like no other, he learns shadow groups exist solely to find out just how Paradox and Gregory’s other fantastical predictions will come to pass.
Lo'ihi Rising
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As the newest Hawaiian Island is born, the lovers Fadid and Kabime reunite to fulfill a pact they made seven thousand years ago.