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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...
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.
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.
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.
Whispers Gone Cold
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Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A flash fiction about a man and his thoughts on why he didn't sent the S.O.S signal on a space station.
Strainge Times
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,890. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A woman is drawn to a shop that looks like an antique store; she learns she's literally out of her time. Jim Cable has been sent to stabilize A mobster chases down Joey Bones, who's been calling the boss a rat. Can a man have a relationship with an EnviroSuit? Can an EnviroSuit with a female personality long abide the imperfections of a human male? Marisa is trapped in a nightmare in a nightmare.
Fearsome Creatures
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by Two Moons Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of four SF short stories which feature monsters. Set in space, on earth, on other planets and at the end of days, encounter strange and fearsome creatures from beyond your imagination - or your nightmares!
Miranda, Miranda
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Series: The Solar System Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An audience views a theatrical presentation of Reynolds on Uranus' moon, Miranda.
The Compartmentalized Mantis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a humorous science fiction short story. Can a man have a relationship with an EnviroSuit? Could an EnviroSuit, especially one with a female personality, long abide the imperfections of a human male, especially when she compares him with a massive, god-like creature machine? Come along and find out.
Interface
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Price: Free! Words: 8,630. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It is the far future and humanity has become stagnant. A device called the Interface enables all humans to link themselves to virtual realities and to download at whim any information that they might want. Nothing changes, everything stays the same. That is, until Laurena Tyall asks the Interface a question that no one else has thought of asking for over two hundred years: what is it to learn?