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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
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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
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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.
Een wereld vol gedachtenlezers
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Price: Free! Words: 7,970. Language: Dutch. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Kort verhaal. Louise is verslaggever voor de NOS en rapporteert over een technologiebeurs waarin de persoonlijke gedachtenlezer wordt gepresenteerd: een soort gehoorapparaat waarmee je de gedachten van anderen kan lezen. Wat doet dit met de samenleving, met politiek, relaties, religie?
Sparkles: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Thomas was having a bad day. And that was before his ship started drifting toward a Molasses storm.
Divergent Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Great short stories told in 1,000 words or less to fill those times between sleeping and working.
Nightmares
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Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Sometimes dreams are more real than they appear. Can you wake up before your dream becomes a reality?
Immortal at Sea (The Immortal Chronicles, Volume 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Adam's adventures on the high seas have taken him from the Mediterranean to the Barbary Coast, and if there's one thing he learned, it's that maybe the sea is trying to tell him to stay on dry land. In Immortal At Sea, the first adventure in The Immortal Chronicles Adam talks about what it took to make it back to shore safely, and why it's a bad idea to sail on a gilded ship.
Accidental Warrior
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The author says: "I imagined the siege of Masada. What if it were set in the Future? They needed protection, food and water. A human chain. I thought of Mortal Kombat. Buttons of death beating life to a bloody pulp... I thought of The Fifth Element, Besson's movie, and a scene kept coming back... What's the use in saving life when you see what you do with it?"
Love, Werewolves & Algorithms
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You set the price! Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Love, Werewolves & Algorithms is a collection of five love themed, valentines day [in]appropriate short stories intended to be enjoyed in a single afternoon. These stories have previously been featured in print anthologies, podcasts, on Public Radio International and have gone on to win the Three Minute Futures writing contest.