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The Mission
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Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Captain John Rivers, a former smuggler, finally has his past catch up to him when he receives a strange transmission from a former friend-turned-Colonial Federation Major, giving him a way out from his debt to society. He must join together with his traitorous former first mate, Crowley, and deliver supplies to a besieged colony in order to save them, as well as himself.
The Photograph
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Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man discovers the existence of aliens through his babbling friend.
The Evil Green Sorcerer
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You set the price! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
Having heard the warnings but shaken them off, the main character must fight to protect what they love when they learn of an ancient legend which predicts the downfall of the kingdom at the hands of a dark lord that wishes to rule the land and all within it. Driven by mental instability, their goal is to get revenge. My character is pinning for a lost love that he can’t have and turn to the dark.
The Evil Green Sorcerer
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Having heard the warnings but shaken them off, the main character must fight to protect what they love when they learn of an ancient legend which predicts the downfall of the kingdom at the hands of a dark lord that wishes to rule the land and all within it. Driven by mental instability, their goal is to get revenge. My character is pinning for a lost love that he can’t have and turn to the dark.
The Interdimensional Dilemmas of IAN and Betty
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Price: Free! Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Interdimensional Dilemmas of IAN and Betty is an episodic SFF story that reads like a cross between Doctor Who and Jasper Fforde’s Thursday Next series. Betty Mortimer is a theoretical researcher who one day meets the man she'd thought only existed in thesis. He takes her on an adventure through dimensions and what's waiting for them on the other side will be the challenge of Betty's life.
Tin Universe Monthly #21, A First Shot Fired: Part Three
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Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A First Shot Fired: Part Three and February installments of Tin Universe Daily all for the low price of FREE!!
Almost Beyond Imagination: A Real Hologram (A Classic Sci-Fi Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Almost Beyond Imagination: A Real Hologram, is about what happens to most of the crew of a starship as they make first contact with the holographic image of a little girl dressed as a princess.
The Theory of Love at First Sight
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Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"If you’ve received this, I hope you understand. We didn’t mean for it to become this way. I didn’t want it to turn out like this. We lost sight of everything. Even love. Even now, to keep ourselves safe, we weaponised it. This is the theory of love at first sight." - a flash fiction about love at first sight.
Flayed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story, about 3500 words. Donte is a veteran and a colonist on a struggling new world under a hot young flare star. For most of the colonists, the struggle is in coaxing crops out of the alien soil and avoiding the radiation of the flares. But for Donte, he must also deal with the lingering trauma of war -- and a body that feels skinned alive without the armor he once wore in the army.
The Moon Came Down
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A Science-Fiction story with horror overtones from the author who brought you Blood Related and Dreams of Thanatos. A young boy has a horrifying extraterrestrial encounter after a strange object lands on the family’s farm-house. What emerges from the unusual object are the things of nightmares. As he struggles against the strange creatures that have invaded his home, the young boy realizes that fe
Spindrift
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Solitary Cat Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jandy-500 lives in a future world of food shortages, energy blackouts and overpopulation. There are rumours that the Government has found a way to make things better. But will their solution work – or will Jandy and her friends be lost forever?
Gain
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You set the price! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
2700 words. The rich feast while the poor labor. The system allows the poor to workout for the rich. Being an upper means staying thin despite indulging. But the table is about to be turned. Who will be able to handle the gain?
Dead Letter
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
An Elderly Man is forced to confront the truth of his life – his personal lies and his sorrows. He gets the opportunity to escape the loneliness he confided in after losing sight of love.
Bait and Twitch
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Series: Alphas and Omegas, Alphas Mission Files 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
The Alphas are the world's only superhero team, but it takes a lot more than a handful of Actives to run the Alphas: pilots, infantry, tactical, recon and plenty of others join in each battle. And it's a good thing they do: someone has figured out a way to strip Actives of their super abilities... and give super abilities to anybody they want. With that technology they aim to destroy the Alphas.
Time Killer: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Detective Dominic is trying to solve a dozen nearly-identical murders. But the murders have happened so close together, it would be impossible for one person to commit them all. That's what Dominic believes, until she finds a time machine in the desk of one of the victims. Now Detective Dominic must chase down a time-hopping serial killer before he commits one more murder, one much closer to home.
Voyeuristic Tendencies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Maggie knows things. She reads a person’s thoughts and uses that information to make a living. But when she meets the old man, everything changes. He knows things he shouldn’t, things that threaten Maggie’s sense of security. He also says he knows her future. And that terrifies her more than anything. An homage to Robert Silverberg’s novel Dying Inside.
Cat Fancy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Shy student Sandy is head over heels for suave genetic engineer Victor. The only problem: Sandy is terrified of cats, and Victor is obsessed with them. Worse, his demented house cat Melody seems hell-bent on keeping Sandy away. But Sandy will do anything to make it work with Victor, even as his strange obsession forces her further out of her comfort zone--and even if it costs her very humanity...
Charles Theta: An Alphas and Omegas Tale
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Series: Alphas and Omegas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
My name isn't Charles Theta. You haven't heard of me. You won't ever hear about me, if my bosses have any say in the matter. What I do hasn't happened. Future jobs won't have happened. It's how my bosses like it. But what you'll never hear about and hasn't happened... I'm very good at it. This is a standalone Alphas and Omegas tale. It is recommended you begin with Super Nobody (free online)
A War On A World
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You set the price! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
While driving home two scientist find a craft from outer space. They want to investigate peacefully but a battle breaks out not long after the military arrive. The ending is a shocker.
Five Tips for Abducting a Human Without Being Caught
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"Five Tips for Abducting a Human Without Being Caught" is a short list of silly tips written by a human, er, an alien for aliens. Originally published by Third Flatiron Publishing.