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Honored: 7 Honorable Mention Stories from the Writers of the Future Contest
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Each of the seven meaty stories in this novel-length sci-fi collection earned an Honorable Mention in the world-renowned Writers of the Future contest over the past several years. This anthology includes four The File, Pause, Seer, Superthread, A Slave to Race, Decisions Decisions, and the previously-unpublished New Beginnings – the most recent of the stories to receive the honor.
8 Fantasy Flashes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Flash fiction is a very, very short story. These 8 are just 250 words each. They are fantasy and sci-fi themed.
il drago divina :: The Dragon Divine (Update 4/24/2014)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
The story of the lost android continues. Life has turned against her, and for a cyborg with no life, that is like a stab in the back. Continuation of il cyborg divina.
Urknod Army: Self-Help Bulletin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This is a genuine copy of the Self-Help Bulletin, (issue no.1), as issued to all members of the Urknod army. Contains many useful tips and pieces of advice to help improve your body count and your ability to bring terror and despair to the cowardly enemy. All hail the mighty Umperor Rodgarr!
Wizard Model 2267
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A lonely robot, damaged and alone on a strange planet has lost his memory. While exploring the fantastic and war ravaged landscape he chooses to help it's woodland creatures, and in the process uncovers his violent and destructive purpose. Can a robot change? Wizard Model 2267 is a short story that combines elements of fantasy and steam punk to weave a rich and thought provoking tapestry.
Are We There Yet?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The more things change, the more they stay the same. The Larson family head out in their space-RV on a vacation trip to Venus when the mini-disasters start piling up, soon leading to an age-old refrain… "Are we there yet?" A science fiction humor short story.
Jumper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Living in voluntary exile on a space station, the Earth looks so near, but it is still unobtainable. The view can drive people mad.
A Dog's Purpose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The ghast he was hunting was small. It must have barely imagined itself into existence under the house before he smelled it. He and Aggy had tackled much rougher ones, ghasts which had imagined all kinds of interactions with the world. Buy Aggy was gone, and it wasn’t the same without Aggy.
Female Science Fiction Writer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,040. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
These stories are like a disease - only one you wouldn't mind catching. Mint-addicted aliens. Talking horses. Little girls in wheelchairs who get the chance to pilot starships. Odd jade carvers who save the last Mayan city by magic. A sexy wolf girl who saves a teddy bear boy and her clown boyfriend’s heart. Fourteen stories by award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer Amy Sterling Casil.
The Power Plant
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It seemed like the ideal power source, cleaner and safer than atomic energy. But unexpected problems arose.
Milk Run
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Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
On a regular planet hop made many times before without incident the first blemish on a perfect record is only ever less than a second away. When the worst happens can anyone save them?
Gheid (Origins Part 4)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Gheid has been in imprisonment for several years when, for the first time since being captured, noises of a fight alert him to the possibility of escape. But who is Gheid? This is a short story of 1.990 words. It is part four in the 'Origins' series of stories which connect with one another in unexpected ways.
Harvest Ship
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The massive spaceship appeared out of nowhere and soon descended to hover over the east coast.Whilst the academics and military considered a response the bountiful harvest commenced. But the visitors were honest traders and they gladly left a very generous gift for humankind, one that would speed development. Sadly, for humankind, they couldn't read the instructions.
Explorers: Beyond The Horizon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
EXPLORERS: BEYOND THE HORIZON is a short story anthology featuring characters forever changed by their discovery of lands and worlds beyond their own. Whether it's by charting new stars, trekking across fantastical realms, sailing new oceans, or traversing the wild and unknown spaces between dimensions, readers will find the unimaginable in the pages of EXPLORERS.
Lazy Day: Collection of Stories of Fantastic Realms and Possible Futures
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,920. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This single volume collects all six of my currently available Fantasy/Sci-fi works, for simplicity and to offer readers of my words a better deal. For a description of each tale, please see the individual stories for sale by me. This package gives you about 50% off the cost of the combined stories.
Alien Earth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A short story where a science experiment goes awry and changes and the world as we know it. And it is all one man's fault...
Dark Doses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The future does not look bright.... Seven dark and gritty tales of what-if describe a troubled tomorrow on the small scale, from the eyes of a few people enduring it. These doses span a little dystopia, doomsday, technology run amuck, and the nasty side of virtual reality. Six of these stories were previously published in this collection of darker days to come.
Machine God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The convention room came to order as the Chairman of the world’s largest media conglomerate spoke. He was an old man now, a man who had waged and won many battles over a sixty year career. Then there was a loud booming voice. "Excuse me everyone,this is God, the elite have exceeded the maximum allowable concentration of wealth. To rectify this situation the game will be reset in five seconds..."
Surge Protector
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Series: Short Stories: Artificial Love. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A near future short fiction about two officers of the law who partner up to tackle crime. Will this, however, keep them apart off duty?
Digital Footprints
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Short Story. Everlasting Connections, a hi-tech dating service for the wealthy, is having problems with their security. The brain-map of one of their rich clients has disappeared; with this info, a saboteur would know all that the client knows, and bring trouble to all. But there seems to have been no intrusion...