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Global Warming Fun 3: A Tick In Time
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Series: Global Warming Fun. Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
George Kelso expected to die from cancer and exposure on a cold fall night in Central Park in New York City. Instead, he woke in the morning experiencing the telepathic thoughts of intelligent ants! This short story is the third item of an emerging sci-fi/fantasy series of short stories and novellas that chronicle an increasingly unstable world due to climate change.
Dimensions
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Fantastic Worlds Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Caught between worlds, Lora struggles to survive. Lost in another dimension, one of her own creation, Lora must endure until her wife finds a way to repair the door that separates them.
Passing Strange
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,570. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story collection for those who like a little weirdness in their lives. These stories will challenge your assumptions, your beliefs, and perhaps even your hold on reality. These are stories that will perhaps give Stephen King the shivers.
A Bedtime Story Version 3
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Series: Aire, Book 8 ยท Edenia. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Story as told to the Recorder, Veronica Thomas typing it down: Story as told is from while listening to Barry, aka clone of Jinks Montreal with mind of an All Seeing One, telling a bedtime story to put original, Jinks Montreal down asleep from boredom. Meritanians still playing jokes and balking the sleeping requests as ordered.
Soul Harvest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015 by Metamorphosis Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Trixie’s trying to hold everything together. She’s working full time and taking care of her cancer-stricken sister’s two young children. Then the bloody aliens arrive wreaking havoc everywhere. But what if they’re not here for her?
First Fruits
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Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
An astronaut travels through a wormhole, thinking he is going to a recently-discovered distant planet. What he finds is a Life-changing experience.
The Best and the Brightest
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a 1960s Chicago where Bobby Kennedy serves as president, Mayor Daley rules the city and Martin Luther King, Jr. finds himself victim to a failed assassination attempt, the African-American community hoped Willis would change the world. But when his chance comes in the form of a story implicating Kennedy and Daley in the hit on King, Willis must make a choice: fame or self-preservation.
Seth and Logan Brooks
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Series: Mirror. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Distinguished Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Split from their family at a young age, the twins Seth and Logan Brooks went down very different paths. Seth became a pilot. Logan became a strongman for a Middle Eastern weapons and drug dealer. Charlie Westlake is a man on a mission to bring together one of the top teams the universe has ever seen. A twist of fate will reunite the twins and bring them on an adventure beyond their wildest dreams.
Replica: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the year 2054, Army Sergeant Logan Martel hunts for an insurgent plotting a horrific attack on the West. It is in this world of high-tech equipment and prolific robotics that Logan finds himself set adrift, searching for what's left of his own humanity. Will he find what he's looking for? Or will he become merely a replica of his former self?
Tribe 5 Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Annalise speaks with all the confidence of a PhD student defending her homeland security proposal. Council needs decide—to risk their valley on the voice of Kiki the kindergarten girl or keep roving drones loaded with ammunition and wrap straps. Movers, the climate refugees, want valley access while Council needs their social model of an engineered future to succeed.
Isolates and Survivors: Stories of Resilience
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,550. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Isolates and Survivors began as a collection of stories about hardy, tenacious people and how they overcome their grueling circumstances. In this collection people endure mental instability, find everything they know to be true is wrong, and yet still reach out tenderly, even though the world hands them stones on their cracked plate.
Carpe Tempus
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Price: Free! Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Clayton is a nerdy teen who is constantly bullied by his peers at Gladeway High and too unappealing to win the affections of his high school crush. But a wristwatch belonging to his grandfather might change all that forever...
The Spark
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Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
He works in a workshop where life is created. What happens if a mistake is made?
Hunter's Moon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An unexpected complication arises on the moon's first colony, making the residents wonder if some legends about the Hunter's Moon were rooted in fact.
Rewind Rewrite
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Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a secret and ancient chamber beneath the Vatican, a mercenary is commissioned to capture and bring back the truth. He soon learns that, when reliving old stories, there’s no safety in numbers. Rewind Rewrite is a new short story by Brighton-based writer, Justin McKeating.
"Aneurysm" and "The Glacier's Stone, the Mammoth's Ivory" -- Two Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two stories set in the world of Machine of Death: Stories About People Who Know How They Will Die. In "Aneurysm," a group of friends play a morbid party game, while one man plots to turn knowledge of his own death to social advantage. In "The Glacier's Stone, The Mammoth's Ivory," the final generation of humanity decide how to live in the decades preceding the world's inevitable end.
Mnesium - Exile
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Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a hive mind plagued by viral attacks, a special agent is sent in a mission to collect intelligence about their origin from a defector. But will he win the battle of wits against him?
Atlantis - Intergalactic Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
I believe the world needs more humor, optimism and relaxation through creative thinking. This book is my small contribution – you have to read it to see. This book is free. I believe the quality will prevail. If you enjoy the reading, you’ll come back and put some money or buy another book. From my side I promise to provide more similar stories!
First Contact - Intergalactic Stories
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You set the price! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
I believe the world needs more humor, optimism and relaxation through creative thinking. This book is my small contribution – you have to read it to see. You, readers, chose the price to pay for this book – you can take it even for FREE. I believe the quality will prevail. If you enjoy the reading, you’ll come back and put some money or buy another book. From my side I promise to provide more sim
Sirens Life
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Series: Sirens Journey. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: Australian English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
John Stanton and Selize return to the Alpha Centauri system aboard the Space Navy’s covert Spectre ships. As the Proxian invasion escalates, John embarks on a desperate flight to save Selize and his unborn daughter, Sonya. With the First Fleet under heavy attack, their only chance of survival may lie in the Centaurians’ unique ability. But they’ll have to survive long enough to use it.