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Eternally
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Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man goes to great lengths to be reunited with his missing wife, only to experience a fate far worse than death. Eternally.
Retrograde
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Imagine a world where we can regain our youth. But there is always a price. In the future, everything is recycled.
The Traveler
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You set the price! Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As soon as small town librarian and aspiring novelist Valentine Parker meets Thomas Jefferson, she knows he’s different. He doesn’t even look like anyone she’s ever seen before. As she gets to know him, she realizes she’s right. He’s different, very different. As she tries to figure out exactly what is so different about him she finally finds the words for her novel.
Escape Plans
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Escape Plans is a collection of 19 mind-bending and adrenaline-fueled stories from the award-winning author of THE PHAROS OBJECTIVE, BLINDSPOTS and CRESCENT LAKE. Ranging from dark fantasy and horror to mystery, science fiction and suspense, in these tales you’ll encounter a chilling cure for cancer, a demonic GPS device and a ghost marriage to a jealous and deadly bride.
SFS1 - Science Fiction Short Stories
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Series: SFS - Science Fiction Short Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
SFS1 is a collection of riveting science fiction short stories. What role does science play? From contacting celebrities from beyond the grave to teleportation to recording dreams, SFS1 tells the stories of the lucky and sometimes unlucky individuals who invent or come across these technologies. Filled with twists and turns, SFS1 is a collection you simply cannot pass up.
Death To Democracy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After Dirk Beretta, ex- poster boy for the Space Marines, saves the Winterbotham Nachos heiress from a fate worse than death in the Space Weasel kibble factories, a romantic cruise around the galaxy with her looks like a well-earned rest. But Royalist revolutionaries on the Planet Of The Squid have other ideas.
Cogito Ergo Sum
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Price: Free! Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"...you never wonder how you’ll react to a defining moment in history until you experience it for yourself..." Gareth Young makes a tweak to the most powerful experiment on earth based on just a hunch. The result is a revelation of the most profound, but is all it seems to be?
SFS2 - Science Fiction Short Stories
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Series: SFS - Science Fiction Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
SFS2 is an amazing collection of ten science fiction stories that will please any reader looking for adventure. The author aims for the stars and definitely hits his mark. Some of these ten stories seems like they could happen right now, and others in the near future. With the technology we live with today, this science fiction could be real life.
Camielle's Lights
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Camielle never quite fit in. Her whole life she’s been nothing but a fly in a glass of milk—never quite coinciding with everyone and everything around her. Until, the unexpected happens. An amazing array of lights covers the New York skies, and the world is taken aback. What were these lights? Where did they come from? The answers evade even the most intelligent of people.
13 Strange Short Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
13 short sci-fi/horror stories with twisted endings similar to the old Twilight Zone styled entertainment. These are easy reading, fun and enjoyable shorts that end in "wow" and "whoa" moments for the readers. "Some of the best in its class"
A Short Walk to the Other Side: A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,900. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
*Award Winning Finalist - International Book Awards* "Bravo! More!" from Ray Bradbury for Matthew J. Pallamary's short stories. A Short Walk to the Other Side is a second short story collection of supernatural, science fiction, and horror stories following "The Small Dark Room of the Soul" by multiple award winning author Matthew J. Pallamary, which examines the shadow side of human nature.
The Small Dark Room of the Soul - And Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
There can be no light without darkness. The sun cannot rise without night preceding it, and the setting sun of the day must inevitably fade to black. If life were all sunshine and roses, there would be no contrast. Perpetual sunshine would be both blinding and devastating. We need the darkness. It is an integral part of the whole. Part of us. Horror stories are a reflection of our darker side.
Original Encounter
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Series: Dia Nova, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the waning days of a war of independence, Commander Theo Paxton of the Dia Nova colony is sent to rescue a team of scientists who disappeared on the planet’s moon. When he arrives with his own team, he discovers a crash site and a single survivor. That survivor acts strangely, and then leads Theo to a discovery that has the potential to change the colony forever.
Maelstrom: The Downing of Eagle21
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Price: Free! Words: 29,700. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
INTERPOL Switzerland: 30year veteran Chief Inspector runs into much more intrigue than he expected trying to solve the high profile crash of the VIP flight Eagle21, that threatens his belief's and his team of investigators lives.
Stars that Fall to Earth: And Other Science-Fiction Tales of the Macabre, the Humoresque, and the Human
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Tenth Street Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This present volume of eight stories and three novellas has characters that instantly grab the imagination and moves forward without mincing words. And most of all, this work stands as unique even in its genre of the fantastic, as each tale relates original narratives of unpredictable intrigue.
The Re-Entanglement of Grant Decker
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Are we simply the sum of the choices we’ve made? Grant can't keep his reality in focus. His daughter thinks he's having senior moments, but he knows that's not it - those voices he's hearing just don't care how embarrassing they make things. He's never been one to talk to himself, but maybe it's time. How else will he know if his life is coming apart or coming together? What does it add up to?
Purple
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Price: Free! Words: 8,510. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
After abandoning his values to protect the public from a frightening new virus, Josh Mclendon, the manager of an outpost of the CDC devoted to emergency outbreaks, is faced with a nightmare beyond anything he could have imagined.
The Villain & The Golden Apple
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two novellas and a short-short: THE VILLAIN is a new member of the Enclave of the Villainy, but their rules are too restrictive and he disobeys. Now, after years on the run, he must use his magical illusions to defend himself. THE SECRET OF LIFE, THE UNIVERSE, AND EVERYTHING, a short-short. THE GOLDEN APPLE is a prize asteroid. But those squabbling over it have crossed paths with the wrong man.
The Cat Wore Electric Goggles
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twelve mildly amusing fictions in vague science from an old-fashioned English gentleman who believes wholeheartedly in the cast iron foundation of rocket ships, good manners and always firing a warning shot over the heads of any belligerent mob before sending in the memsahib to duff ’em up.
Contained--Day 1 (Extermination)
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Series: Contained, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Quarters University was an an average little school in Connecticut. Until one day, the government quarantines it when a new virus is unleashed on its students and staff by the incarcerated insane scientist, Sid Chambers. Turning anyone who catches it into cannibal creatures. Now it's up to Noah Arkchrist, who is also trapped on the campus to save everyone.