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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 FrostProof808. 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
(4.33 from 3 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!
Los pingüinos también se ahogan
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 11, 2014 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Steve Redwood se sirve en esta colección de relatos para revelarse no sólo como el autor de peculiar imaginación y vena humorística y surrealista que pudimos ver en Simetrías rotas, sino para mostrarnos su lado más serio, más oscuro gracias a sus relatos centrados en las relaciones humanas, en la crueldad gratuita, la soledad, la culpabilidad y la pérdida de esperanza.
The Compartmentalized Mantis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by FrostProof808. 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?
The Essence Of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An experimental psychologist delves into the mysteries of the human subconscious. What he discovers unleashes a new and terrifying threat to the sanity of mankind.
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day
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Series: Holidays with Anne, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,900. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dig out the fuzzy slippers, turn on the Christmas songs, and settle in with a good story as Anne B. Walsh presents her third collection of holiday fantasy and sci-fi. Hurry to the manger with Starsong, princess of Free Sky; join Khor, director of drama, and Libby, lady wizard, as they try to save their home with a Midwinter tale of hope; and find out what hats are in for snowmen this season...
The Drowned Leviathan and Other Stories
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Series: LL Watkin Collections, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of twelve fantasy, science fiction and horror stories originally published as independent ebooks or in society magazines. With tales ranging from ghost stories to hi-tech warcraft, the collection includes the stories “The Drowned Leviathan”, “Love in the Dawn”, “Forgetting”, “Mesrin Station”, “The Boy in Blue”, “Stealing Salt” and “A funny thing happened on the way to the Festival”.
Through The Din Of Silence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gretta is a new mother. She loves her child dearly, but in this future dystopia, the state wants her child dead. Read Gretta's desperate attempt to save the life of her poor, defenseless baby from the crushing might of a future bureaucracy.
Skin Deep Magic: Short Fiction
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Magic is more than skin-deep. It hides in the folds of a haunted quilt and illuminates the secret histories of Negro memorabilia. Magic reveals the destiny of a great storyteller and emanates from a sculpture by an obscure Harlem Renaissance artist. Magic lurks in the basement of an inner-city apartment building and flourishes in a city park. Magic is more than skin-deep...
Fembot Wars - Susan's Diary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is the third title in the series, Fembot Wars, it is written as a play for dramatic effect. Susan, the Fembot God, is reflecting on progress after the war against the humans. The humans are now gone, the planet Earth in ruins. Susan is confused, troubled by the idea that she may be judged poorly by the future.She drifts in and out of conversations with herself, the fembots and unknown others.
Utopia Gone
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Alone in the world, the man enjoys life. He has no name, nor needs one. Every rock, tree, mountain, and sea: he knows it all in detail. He has no memory of how he arrived on the planet, only a blissful love of his surroundings. When the starship comes, his life makes a dramatic change.
Tales from the Colony: An Interstellar Saga
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Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The hopeful dreams of humanity drift aboard the Colony, an interstellar vessel determined to reach a new world. After one thousand years in suspended animation, its passengers breathe new life into old machinery. These are the tales of those aboard who find that not all is quiet in the dead of space.
The Wearable
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Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What does a high-flying middle-aged executive do when he finds the mind-reading wearable device he has bought too hot to handle?
Awake
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Get ready to hit the SAC and have the best rest of your life. Trusting the government with his life and the lives of his parents doesn't come easy for Timothy Stone, especially because his father has Alzheimer's. Waking up after more than twenty years and finding his father missing is just the beginning of things that go wrong. Before Tim can figure things out, he has to find his father, first.
New Antiques
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Tim Crabtree takes time out of his daily harassment by the local bullies to wonder why his new neighbors have built a forty-foot pole in their backyard. Are they trying to get hit by lightning? If he only knew... "New Antiques" is a short, speculative fiction.
Reality Softener
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Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What do you think about the startup able to influence the design the world? A little tweak the many-worlds interpretation of the world, for your benefit?
Eight Hour Fiction #3
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Series: Eight Hour Fiction, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: American English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Eight Hour Challenge, inspired by best-selling author J.A. Konrath is back! Eight Hour Fiction #3's September entry is a departure from the usual stories about Gxkxl the alien and General Megatron (don't worry, they'll be back soon!): 1. It Only Hurts In Your Heart - When animal liberation extremist release the wrong group of laboratory animals into the wild, chaos ensues. In this sad, bleak
Predators and Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,190. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Troubling tales as only Ed Bryant can tell. Don't miss the author introductions! With an introduction by Clive Barker.