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The Night We Lost Cleveland
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this short, short story, a teenager avoids yard work to play the latest version of Deus Ex on his departed grandfather’s bio lab’s full screen.
Above The Field Of Buttercups
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Gangsters reflect on science, knowledge, and the final mystery while carrying out orders.
Ghost Hunting in the Galley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Howard, a Gassian crew member aboard a space-cruise ship, is up against a crucial deadline for putting together a Halloween entertainment. His hypercritical Mother and both Fathers are passengers on this leg of the trip. His confidence is crumbling. To make matters worse, there are terrorists aboard wreaking havoc. What else could possibly go wrong? An ‘Aboard the Universe’ story
Postcards from the Moon (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hank Rollins is old, tired, and thoroughly regretting the missed opportunities of his youth. More than a half century ago, he passed up the chance to do something wonderfully foolish, and utterly impossible. A chance to reach for a different kind of future. But that door may not be completely closed, because Hank is getting postcards from a world that never came to pass.
Danny Shaw, Twelve Year Old Time Traveler in the Year 2000
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two minute read. 1960's youngster Danny Shaw travels forward in time thirty-five years: to the year 2000!
Mouse About the House: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a young woman's home becomes infested with mice, ruining her business, she knows something has to be done. But is the solution worse than the problem? "It's a funny story, I love it and would suggest a sequel!" said one customer in her 5-star review. Readers who liked "Elinor's Little Book of Funny Critters" will probably also enjoy this short story.
Two Psychics in a Typhus Epidemic
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
Three minute read. Two psychics experience a Typhus epidemic in Philadelphia, 1837.
A Poetic Disorder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Veterinarian Dr. Cy Berger must find a cure for a disease that’s infected a faraway planet’s animal population before the human inhabitants starve to death.
Aurealis #80
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #80 has all new fiction, articles and reviews. Enjoy the quality reading that our readers have come to expect and love.
Strangelet, Volume 1, Issue 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction
Volume 1, Issue 1 of Strangelet featuring: Cover art by (and interview with) Tory Hoke Saved, a comic by John Carvajal Bred to travel the stars, an explorer copes with the mysteries of a new world. Fiction: The Black Madonna by Mikaela von Kursell Can a knight live with the quiet of a new nation in the tumultuous Iberian Peninsula? More fiction by Elizabeth Jenike, David Armstrong, and Evan Mallon
Nimbus
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Look through the eyes of a child who is more than he appears to be, and discover that there are indeed superheroes among us.
Tunnelbeast
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In an abandoned mining town on an obscure moon some three billion kilometers from Earth one man struggles to survive. With only a broken hologram for companionship, he must face the horrors of the past and his deepest fears, but the most difficult challenges come from within.
It Could Be Anyone
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ms. Gaither has lived a long time, and once again it's time to go shopping. It's a difficult task for her. But it's not difficult because of her age. Rather, it's difficult because of what she sees: endless possibilities, and things that might have been and things that might come to be --- unless she does something about it.
آزادانش
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: Persian. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
نخستین سری داستانهای آیندنگر «بکتاش خمسه پور» که در سال ۱۳۷۱ بطور محدود در سوئد منتشر شد. «آزادانش» شامل پنج داستان آیندگون است. داستانها دورانی دیگر، دنیایی دیگر و ایرانی دیگر را ترسیم مینمایند
Alien Relations: a short story
Series: Catati, TY05. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
After the events of "Noveez Error", Tammy knows her husband's hiding something from her. He wouldn't do that unless whatever he was hiding would upset her, so what doesn't he want her to know? And what are they going to do about it? (A short story of about 7k words.)
The Chronicles of Humanity's Future
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What is humanity? What makes us human? Is it our technological prowess that has flung us to the furthest corners of this ever expanding entity we call ‘space’? Is it our capacity for intellectual reasoning and independent thought? Is it our ability to .. I have been a living chronicle of humanity, far past the natural age and length of our species. At this point, time is no longer linear for me..
L'Architecte Du Néant
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: French. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Poussé par les vents cosmiques, l'équilibriste vogue d'une incertitude à l'autre, profitant en chemin des charmes d'un univers qui s'étend à volonté. Dans ce dix-septième épisode, le funambule acoustique débat des vertus de la non-existence et se laissant aller à la rancoeur, vide son sac en l'espace d'un rien de temps.
Skeletons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Skeletons, everyone has one, and in this collection of dark short stories they're scratching their way to the surface for the world to see.
Neutrino C.A.T.
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The atomic age is ending with a peaceful bang and George, who has lived with the threat of nuclear weapons for his entire 90 plus years, takes his cat with him to see the final fireworks. This short story was freely available on the Smashwords TTA Press page from 2011 to 2014.
Time Jumper
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
They say time is relative and for all of 15-year old Solo's life, it has been. That is until his best friend reveals a sinister secret involving a shadowy organization. Now, not only does he not have enough time, but he finds himself falling through it. Discover the world of Quinn Baldwin's Crossover, a young adult sci-fi adventure.