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Awkward Advent
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Undead
24 Short Stories inspired by Winter, Christmas and Doomsday Predictions.
Tightropes Through the Eco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016 by D. M. Kreg. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three short stories by Rebecca S. W. Bates about time travel and ecological disaster.
Dawn of the Jarlinth Heroes
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dr Fiona Johnson reluctantly complies with a summons to attend a secret emergency meeting of the World Genetics Society. She expects a boring meeting about some potentially dangerous genetic discovery.   But it's far from boring. An alien invasion is imminent. Humanity is on the verge of extinction.   And she's a part of the problem.
Tatiana Naked, a sexy sci-fi fantasy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this Avatar mashup blue eyes means you can fly, and being a hero means you must die.
The Front Door
Series: A short story. Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: British English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
An unexpected tale of opportunity in the rental market. Inspired by Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and Roald Dahl.
Embedded
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As a long-time embedded reporter, Khalil thinks he’s seen it all. But during his latest assignment—against an enemy he doesn’t understand and in a conflict he understands less—Khalil finds himself in the middle of the action, but not in the way he expected. And he quickly realizes that what lies beneath the surface on this ice-covered planet will change his life, and the lives of many, forever.
Between the Moon and New York City
Series: The Cities of Luna. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016 by Dingbat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
If Atuf had arrived at Megalopolis just a few hours earlier, he could have avoided the transit strike and gone down to Earth. But since he’s stranded between the moon and New York City, he might as well make the best use of his time. And maybe find true love. Or a cat.
The Vandal's Shadow
Price: Free! Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When an unknown substance on a public sundial is thought to be evidence of foul play, Detective Wyatt Kask is called in by the police to help determine the nature of the crime. Over the course of the night, Kask and the Sheriff of Wellington are pulled into a bizarre labyrinth of industrial espionage.
Star Wars Vader's Sister
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: British English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ever get the feeling your being watched, Ted and Ralf find the truth behind the latest star wars saga.
Bad Moon E-Zine #1 - New Moon
Price: Free! Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to the new fantasy, sci-fi and supernatural fiction E-Zine Bad Moon #1 - New Moon. We bring you fascinating tales to enthral and amuse you every full moon that rises, writing them in between the changing phases in a flash of inspiration or the attempt to raise mild amusement, at least. Enjoy the rocking ride and hold on tight!
Walking in Darkness: a Miscellany of Sc-fi Shorts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,230. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
From the recent past, to sometime in the distant future – from the possible, to the highly improbable, Walking in Darkness is a collection of thirteen short stories with characters trying their best to overcome life’s little problems.
Mutant
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short Story. The last link between the isolated marine research station and the mainland had been broken For two years the Sun had been pouring out increased radiation on every spectral band. The solar wind was now a hurricane, a sleet of atomic particles intense enough to mangle genes.
The Misshapen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
At the beginning of the end of time, she was there... One of acclaimed author Nicholas Ponticello's earliest works, The Misshapen originally appeared online in 2006, one of two short stories describing the dark relationship between humans and the world they've created. Nearly a decade later—and for the first time in e-book format—this revised edition offers readers a rare glimpse into the future.
Space Rebels (Gunship VI)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,530. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Every space smuggler has a story. Dalton James has become a legend among science fiction readers and even spawned a #1 best-seller (The Fleet). Now, in Gunship's final installment, he'll ride off into the sunset during his most incredible adventure yet. Space Rebels is a thrill ride from beginning to end, featuring a brand new race of characters, betrayal and, of course, whiskey bottles aplenty.
Solved Puzzles
Price: Free! Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Life itself is a puzzle, but that’s not what puzzles us most. The four stories present how life puzzles are solved whether by humans or Gods. Enjoy!
The Legend of the Crystal Dragon
Series: Scifi Short Stories by Bill Parker. Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of a legendary starship. It was made out to be a pirate vessel, but was it really? Memories of the truth had faded over time and the people of Benara-3 had forgotten the truth. But the Jatarians did not forget ...
Life As We Know It
Price: Free! Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
When NASA detects a strange object on the dark side of Pluto, a group of astronauts are sent to investigate.
Life 2.147
Series: Scifi Short Stories by Bill Parker. Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Life has an energy all its own. It thrives where no one would ever believe. It clings to the smallest toehold. It flourishes given any chance at all. Jane Markett was an up-and-coming exo-archeologist.. She was not about to let a bunch of stodgy, slow colleagues slow down her search for Zat-Mat-Kut, an ancient alien religious site. What happened, though, was not what anybody expected.
To Hide in Plain Sight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Elizabeth Sinclair, working on the fringes of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, is called in to find a thief. Her unusual set of skills means she is particularly suited to this task, but she is not the only one able to hide in plain sight, and the museum of the University of Toronto has many secrets and dangers within its walls. Tales from the Archives are short stories.
Tangi a te Ruru / The Cry of the Morepork
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Agent Aroha Murphy investigates a series of strange deaths in the wilds of New Zealand in 1873 which have all taken place on one night. Are they suicides or murders? Aroha with her Maori and Italian ancestry, sits awkwardly between two cultures, but the answer is tangled with her own complicated past. heritage of Aotearoa itself. Tales from the Archives are short stories.