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Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day
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Series: Holidays with Anne, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,900. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dig out the fuzzy slippers, turn on the Christmas songs, and settle in with a good story as Anne B. Walsh presents her third collection of holiday fantasy and sci-fi. Hurry to the manger with Starsong, princess of Free Sky; join Khor, director of drama, and Libby, lady wizard, as they try to save their home with a Midwinter tale of hope; and find out what hats are in for snowmen this season...
The Zero Class: Part 2
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Series: Cypher Theorem, 1.2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is the second episode of The Zero Class. The Match is over, and the group starts in the locker room. Vernon wakes up to a room filled with friends, ready to celebrate the win.
The Drowned Leviathan and Other Stories
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Series: LL Watkin Collections, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of twelve fantasy, science fiction and horror stories originally published as independent ebooks or in society magazines. With tales ranging from ghost stories to hi-tech warcraft, the collection includes the stories “The Drowned Leviathan”, “Love in the Dawn”, “Forgetting”, “Mesrin Station”, “The Boy in Blue”, “Stealing Salt” and “A funny thing happened on the way to the Festival”.
Through The Din Of Silence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gretta is a new mother. She loves her child dearly, but in this future dystopia, the state wants her child dead. Read Gretta's desperate attempt to save the life of her poor, defenseless baby from the crushing might of a future bureaucracy.
Skin Deep Magic: Short Fiction
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Magic is more than skin-deep. It hides in the folds of a haunted quilt and illuminates the secret histories of Negro memorabilia. Magic reveals the destiny of a great storyteller and emanates from a sculpture by an obscure Harlem Renaissance artist. Magic lurks in the basement of an inner-city apartment building and flourishes in a city park. Magic is more than skin-deep...
Fembot Wars - Susan's Diary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is the third title in the series, Fembot Wars, it is written as a play for dramatic effect. Susan, the Fembot God, is reflecting on progress after the war against the humans. The humans are now gone, the planet Earth in ruins. Susan is confused, troubled by the idea that she may be judged poorly by the future.She drifts in and out of conversations with herself, the fembots and unknown others.
Utopia Gone
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Alone in the world, the man enjoys life. He has no name, nor needs one. Every rock, tree, mountain, and sea: he knows it all in detail. He has no memory of how he arrived on the planet, only a blissful love of his surroundings. When the starship comes, his life makes a dramatic change.
Tales from the Colony: An Interstellar Saga
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Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The hopeful dreams of humanity drift aboard the Colony, an interstellar vessel determined to reach a new world. After one thousand years in suspended animation, its passengers breathe new life into old machinery. These are the tales of those aboard who find that not all is quiet in the dead of space.
The Wearable
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Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What does a high-flying middle-aged executive do when he finds the mind-reading wearable device he has bought too hot to handle?
DeadEarth: Mr. 44 Magnum
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Price: Free! Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three sisters--Shade, Rikka, and Lou--must maneuver through the dead world in order to survive.
Awake
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Get ready to hit the SAC and have the best rest of your life. Trusting the government with his life and the lives of his parents doesn't come easy for Timothy Stone, especially because his father has Alzheimer's. Waking up after more than twenty years and finding his father missing is just the beginning of things that go wrong. Before Tim can figure things out, he has to find his father, first.
New Antiques
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Tim Crabtree takes time out of his daily harassment by the local bullies to wonder why his new neighbors have built a forty-foot pole in their backyard. Are they trying to get hit by lightning? If he only knew... "New Antiques" is a short, speculative fiction.
Reality Softener
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What do you think about the startup able to influence the design the world? A little tweak the many-worlds interpretation of the world, for your benefit?
Eight Hour Fiction #3
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Series: Eight Hour Fiction, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 7,850. Language: American English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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The Eight Hour Challenge, inspired by best-selling author J.A. Konrath is back! Eight Hour Fiction #3's September entry is a departure from the usual stories about Gxkxl the alien and General Megatron (don't worry, they'll be back soon!): 1. It Only Hurts In Your Heart - When animal liberation extremist release the wrong group of laboratory animals into the wild, chaos ensues. In this sad, bleak
Beginnings
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Series: Cypher Theorem, 2.1. Price: Free! Words: 17,170. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
This is the happiest day of Vernon's life, his wedding day. Vargas, on the other hand, tries to keep Vernon out of what is really happening on the ship. Murder, theft and trying to locate a secret sky fairing city.
Predators and Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,190. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Troubling tales as only Ed Bryant can tell. Don't miss the author introductions! With an introduction by Clive Barker.
Time's Tempest: The Lost Chapters
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Series: Time's Tempest: The Lost Chapters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dive into the world of Xannia, a planet belonging to a trinary star system in the Dia Quadrant. Explore the characters of the novel Time's Tempest in these 4 prequel short stories. Discover what life was like for Taya, Zaith, and Dezmind before learning of the fate of their world. Chapters Include: The Gauntlet; A Probationary Effect; The Platinum Hall Debacle; Uncovering Truths & BONUS Prologue.
Belladonna Smile
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Sometimes dance clubs are just fronts for illegal activity. Belladonna Smile is a club that caters to the young and beautiful and promises your every desire. Now a young woman died there due to an “accidental” overdose from a drug that is only available there. Now it is up to me to prove if her death was due to an overdose or supernatural murder.
Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2014
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Series: Mad Scientist Journal. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,580. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by DefCon One Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nonhuman religions, clones of classical composers, and the mating habits of socks. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2014 collects three month's worth of essays from the fictional worlds of mad science.
Inoculation / Marionettes
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Series: 2nd Civil War. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two short stories- Inoculation: The Conglominatrix Financial Group is investing heavily in a young filmmaker, but before he takes their money he wants to know what they’re getting out of the deal. Marionettes: After two friends are liberated from prison, their plans to get to California are complicated by suspicion and fear.