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Welcome to the Future
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
What will the future hold? Sometimes bleak, sometimes inspiring, these twenty tales seek to answer the very question that civilization has pondered for centuries. From a world where specialized eyes shape the way reality is perceived to fabricated simulations that are designed to allow full control over an augmented reality. This book takes you to the far reaches of the universe to the remnants o
Ch05En: MegaTech
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Megan is a well-to-do stay at home parent with a serious chip on her shoulder. After discovering her family is experiencing a financial crisis, she decides it's up to her to fix things. Of course, in the world of Ch05En, supervillains make the most money. Ch05En: MegaTech is an origin story told in first person over the course of approximately fifty pages.
Mongoose
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Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
20 year-old video game 'ziner' Phineas 'Phrogg' Bervirt has somehow come into possession of missing electronics billionaire Boffin Syznic's long rumored and presumed lost 'Energy Patch Applications' which contain the key to unlocking applicable nuclear fission. Some very bad people are actively searching for these gadgets, including the evil and murderous Mongoose Cult.
Anatomy of a Harpy
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Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Damien Darkstar and Judy Baggins are ordered by the Moon Goddess to destroy the Illuminatti Cartels of DeathCo, ComCo, and PowerCo, as they gather at their annual Baldenbird Conference, this year in Dagda, Latvia. Will Damien and Judy succeed?
Eternity in a Touch
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Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Exploration of new worlds delighted Berenike. Until they landed on one bleak grey world and discovered something so far beyond her expectations that Berenike feared for her and her team's survival. Eternity in a Touch is a SF exploration of time, space and the urge to connect that spans worlds and utterly different species that is sure to entrance you.
When the time comes
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Series: Acoustic Funambulist. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Going forth in an ever expanding reality, the Acoustic Funambulist's journey takes the turns of his own artistry, pushing beyond the limits of the known universe. Our rope artist is confronted to the subjective value of time and the importance of the moment in this twelfth episode.
Ducky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three characters, a dead duck, and a plague-devastated city. What more could you ask for? A post-apocalyptic short story of a ghostly girl, a pandemic and regret, told from three viewpoints.
G.M.C. Volume #13
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Gang heads out to the Media camp to find DA's family but once there, everything seems a little too good to be true.
Imposter: A Hrothgar Tebrey Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Asura Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Commander Hrothgar Tebrey leads a team of Special Forces personnel to hunt a Theta entity. He finds more than he bargained for.
Milankovic: A Story of the Awakening
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Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Asura Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"Milankovic" is a police story set on Mars in the year 2956. It fills in a few details about life in the Earth Federation, and the looming threat that everyone faces.
G.M.C. Volume #12
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A newly rescued woman sets the kids mind at an uneasy state. They make sure she comfy, but there something about her that just smells like trouble, and with most of the Zombies on their way out, they're not sure how safe the camp will be.
After Oil 3: The Years of Rebirth
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In this latest installment, of the popular After Oil anthology series, John Michael Greer, author and host of the popular weekly peak oil blog, The Archdruid Report, brings us twelve original stories of a world centuries ahead where oil and fossil fuels have become a distant memory. A new era has dawned and for those far future cultures a time of renewal has arrived.
Balada: The Second Trinity
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Series: BALADA: A Symphony of Eternity. Price: Free! Words: 59,300. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The fourth, fifth and sixth notes, of the symphony that sounds The Twilight of the Universe
Dimensional Abscesses
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Not all portals take you to nice places; some times they lead you to places you never expected. Even worse, you might end up somewhere you definitely didn't want to go...and you might never get home from. Dimensional Abscesses is a collection of ten stories that explore a few of these "bad" portals.
The Banshee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Fair Folio. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ilan is a Ronin, a disgraced warrior cast out from the Corporation he was working for. In this episode Ilan and Celeste are hot on the trail of another musical attacker known as the Banshee. Her look and powers suggest a link to Celeste, and her targets are also consistent. But there’s more to the Banshee than they first suspect.
Aristotle's Recipe For Disaster
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Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Should We Become Gods, Just Because We Know How? Prodromos has a different idea about the situation in Greece. Can a piece of ancient text displace corporations and start an avalanche of change in the world? Do you want to know what’s next for the debt-ridden Greece? Do you wanna meet the real Zeus?
Spiritus Sanctus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Emily Cassidy Tuttle, on word from Doctor Sound, arrived in the shadow of the Vatican to receive a mysterious parcel from a local contact. What should be a simple pass between agent and mule spirals deeper and deeper into a wild madness that Emily is not prepared to face. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
The Prince and the Sea
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Prince and the Sea is one of many rollicking tales told in the action-packed Sci-Fi Satire and Suspence novel DeathCo: Tales of the Patchsphere by Kevin Donohue. DeathCo has it all: A little Sci-Fi, a little intrigue and suspense, and even a little romance.
Fighting Bob
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
When an African-American woman arrives whipped and tortured at the Club on Lake Superior, she interrupts a meeting of powerbrokers setting up the 1924 senate election. Russell hoped to use the meeting to garner support for his candidate, Joe Stanislawski. But the interruption disrupts Russell’s plans. And Russell soon discovers that in politics, the smallest event can change everything.
Moleman (flash fiction)
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Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Mr Opus was one of those strange little shop keepers who youngsters would mentally poke and prod until he broke. Bad idea.