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The Bloody Dollar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Have you wondered where the dollar bills that change hands have been? How far has it travelled? What kind of transactions was it used for? This short story is of a very unique dollar bill, that has a very special power, changing the lives it touches.
The Shadow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Clay Sweet's brilliant, yet troubled, childhood friend, Ava Munson, discovers a way to rearrange and transport matter for her science fair project. But a dreadful mistake traps Ava in the transporter and transforms her into something inhuman. In her new form, the now arrogant and egotistical Ava seeks revenge for the murder of her parents’ years before in a botched robbery.
Gunslinger: A World at War Story
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Series: World at War Stories Series 2, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's a battle of the big guns. Bravehart Company has been forced into an artillery duel with one of their toughest foes. Can they come out on top?
Alien Influences: The Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Years ago, John paid for horrible crimes based on alien ritual he committed as a child. Now, alienated from his fellow humans, he works as a bounty hunter. But his latest job takes him a little too close to the past he tries to forget. And this time, he might not escape with his life. This story appears in slightly different form in the novel, Alien Influences.
Maybe
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Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A team of physicists conducting high-level research face the reality of what their errant experiment means for the universe in secret, and team member Joel contemplates the end of all things ten feet from his ex. Which is easier to fix: the fabric of space and time or the broken bond between lovers?
Gray Fox: A World at War Story
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Series: World at War Stories Series 2, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
No sight. No scent. No sound. A Redd Foxx scout team is sent into enemy territory on a mission. Even with their considerable skills, can they accomplish their mission without being discovered?
Don't Press the Red X
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Bill is fresh out of collage on the first day of his new job. He wants to make a good impression on his new bosses and express his true genius. Unfortunately, his first day does not go as planned.
The Moon Under the Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A 3400 word short. Ms. Rhesus is a moon -- a member of superhero fandom, people who devote large amounts of energy and imagination to following the exploits of their superhero idols, otherwise known as stars. When Doctor Geiger dies, it wracks Ms. Rhesus' fan chapter, perhaps beyond repair. But when his body disappears, Ms. Rhesus must help unravel a mystery with a strange and very human solution.
Navigator
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Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A tale of survival set against the backdrop of deep space. The remains of a military crew find that their Navigator, a cybernetically enhanced human grown into the ship's systems, has turned against the crew and initiated a deadly game that could spell the end of their lives.
Before Palar
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Series: Palar, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Scientist Cast Palar must build a machine that can harvest fuel from other planets before his own planet destroys itself.
The Story of Sarah and Hagar
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Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This story is a tale of caution based on the Old Testament and modern genomics about the possibility and horror of a Genecaust.
Bug - Projet Bradbury, #51
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: French. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ce n'est pas parce que son assistant vient de lui faire la pire saloperie de sa carrière que Linus Kernstein va s'en laisser conter : le chef de service a du pain sur la planche et ce n'est pas le bruit des dents qui rayent le parquet qui va le déconcentrer aujourd'hui. Mais quand il réalise que l'entreprise pour laquelle il s'échine depuis des années cherche à l'évincer, sa patience s'érode.
Alternative Alamat: Stories Inspired by Philippine Mythology
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,000. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Flipside Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Philippine mythology is full of images that ignite the imagination, yet too few of these tales are known and read today. Alternative Alamat gathers stories by contemporary authors of Philippine fantasy, which make innovative use of elements of Philippine mythology. It is our hope that, in reading our stories, you may catch a glimpse of, and develop a hunger for, those venerable tales.
Casserole Diplomacy and Other Stories
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,670. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Tyche Books Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Celebrate On Spec Magazine's silver jubilee with an anthology of speculative fiction.
The Best of Philippine Speculative Fiction 2005-2010
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,940. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Flipside Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Horsemen of the Apocalypse are all born to a Filipino family; a young boy discovers how his brother turns into a superhero locked in an eternal struggle; a company makes a fortune selling diseases. This anthology is a collection of what the editors consider thirty of the best stories from the first five volumes of Philippine Speculative Fiction, published from 2005 to 2010.
Philippine Speculative Fiction Volume 8
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,490. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Flipside Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Darna encashes a check at the bank; a god trapped in a statue wakes up to the scent of his spectator; humans are homogenized to idealize the species. The Philippine Speculative Fiction series proves that the literature of the fantastic is alive and well in the Philippines. Stories from this series have been part of the Honorable Mentions list from The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror.
Philippine Speculative Fiction Volume 7
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Flipside Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A youth discovers the first woman, Maganda, in a garden; A girl sold as a bride to a Tiq’Barang; Filipinos suddenly transform to look like foreign celebrities. The Philippine Speculative Fiction series proves that the literature of the fantastic is alive and well in the Philippines. Stories from this series have been part of the Honorable Mentions list from The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror.
Philippine Speculative Fiction Volume 6
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,580. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Flipside Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A kapre turned basketball superstar; An expert on interspecies dating and marriage counselor to the supernaturals; A girl creating mechanical wings. The Philippine Speculative Fiction series demonstrates that the literature of the fantastic is alive and well in the Philippines. Stories from this series have been part of the Honorable Mentions list from The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror.
Philippine Speculative Fiction Volume 5
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,690. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Flipside Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Living the life with your husband, an A.I. agent; a boy’s interview with Death; the mythic love of deities; Joseph and his “Immaculate Virgin” wife, Mary. The Philippine Speculative Fiction series proves that the literature of the fantastic is alive and well in the Philippines. Stories from this series have been part of the Honorable Mentions list from The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror.
Philippine Speculative Fiction Volume 4
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,220. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Flipside Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A comic book fan gets his wish; A woman’s quest for the perfect man; Diseases sold over the Internet. The Philippine Speculative Fiction series demonstrates that the literature of the fantastic is alive and well in the Philippines. "Volume 4 of the series is, in my humble opinion, the best yet in the series." —World Fantasy Award-winning author Jeffrey Ford.