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Seditious Sun
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015 by Golbin Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
A short alternative look at history of a total solar eclipse followed by a blood moon, when dire warnings go unheeded.
Under Your Skin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,480. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Under Your Skin is a collection of short fiction. Nineteen of the edgiest stories from Louis Shalako.
Orion, Femspec Issue 6.2
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A woman in a motorized wheelchair struggling with a painful virus and delivering her own meds by pushbutton, faces her fear of death, remembering the shy girl she had been even as one of her country’s most respected scientists and as a member of a top secret research team.
Lost Memories
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Series: Tales from the Republic, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An army-trained Slovakian expat wakes in an underground facility with no memory of the last twelve years. One battle rages overhead, another in his heart—for he feels compelled to return home, but finds himself held captive by the very people who saved his life. Will he remember who he is? Or be able to complete the journey he can’t remember finishing over a decade before?
Immortal and the Madman
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Series: The Immortal Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On a nice quiet trip to the English countryside to cope with the likelihood that he has gone a little insane, Adam meets a man who definitely has. The madman’s name is John Corrigan, and he is convinced he’s going to die soon. He may be right. Because there’s trouble coming, and unless Adam can get his own head together in time, they may die together.
Orussian Quarantine: OpenDyslexic Edition
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Series: Tales of shrouded history. Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a special version of "Orussian Quarantine" aimed specificaly at cognitive impaired readers. If you don't suffer from any form of dyslexia, please purchase the regular edition instead.
Dawn Across The Craze
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story, about 3500 words. Fair warning: it's a relationship story: NO erotic content. Dawn and Tarik have had a long-range relationship---an interstellar one, with days or weeks passing between messages. Tarik is determined that it is finally time to meet in person. Dawn, however, has a secret: the two are much farther apart than mere light-years can measure.
Queer Notion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Fantastic Worlds Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Must society's bias separate two young lovers? Must society's bias separate two young lovers? ... Arrested for violating gender laws, Louie and Ryan must promise never to see each other again to avoid ten years in detention. Desperate, Louie researches the laws' history to find another option.
Altered Genesis
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Amara Scott's world has been turned upside down. The world is under attack, and she and her new friends must run to survive. With her father gone, and three new friends to protect, can Amara survive this altered world.
Emotion 342
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Emotion 342 was bought and built to be the human Zory's caretaker. Ever since it was activated the robot has served faithfully through the ups and downs of Zory's life, always there to help. Until there's finally something Emotion 342 doesn't have the capability to fix.
Nonlocal Science Fiction, Issue #1
Take a journey into the unknown. Better yet, take ten. In the first issue of Nonlocal Science Fiction, you'll find ten stories from ten different authors spread across the globe. Each will stimulate a different portion of your imagination. Each will have you contemplating the mysteries of the universe for days and weeks to come. The newest entry to the galaxy of science fiction awaits.
Two poems and a stolen song
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Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two pieces of my rhyming scribbles. And a short song I wrote that was pinched by "WHO" knows WHO?
Broken Wings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Anjel never would have set foot past the colony's perimeter fence, but when bratty Deak throws out the only memento he has of his father, not even the swamp can stop Anjel from getting it back. The trouble is, there's a reason for the fence. Now the tiny, broken colony, cut off from the ships that could allow them to escape, must regain their wings or become part of the swamp.
Almost Perfect
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Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It's not just stepmothers who are wicked. Bitsy's insolent grandson has become too much of a problem for her to handle. She's come up with a solution, though. If she can just convince a doctor to go along with her sinister plan, everything will be just perfect .... (Please note this is a very short story.)
Face To Face With The Gorilla King
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You set the price! Words: 10,890. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It’s not every day that a trip to the zoo can lead to you ending up on the other side of the Galaxy! This short story is the tale of a boy who is whisked away from a family zoo trip and arrives in the court of a gorilla king. He has no idea how he is going to get home and it looks like his host is expecting him to win a battle upon which hangs the balance of his new home!
A Change of Heart
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by TWB Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Dr. Cy Berger, on an interplanetary mission to save alien animals, must transplant the heart of a dragon.
"There's No Place Like Zone"
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Chris and Kevin have no choice but to drive to Chicago from New York City for an important meeting. Their car runs out of gas at a very inopportune time. Especially when they are not alone out in the middle of nowhere...
Blood Relation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sally's wondering if her brother Bevan will decide whether to donate a kidney. An asteroid belt station is no place for a kid to have kidney problems. Going through with the operation is not an easy choice for either of them. A short story, originally published in Outposts of Beyond. The ebook also includes bonus short short stories, "Bergamot Silhouetted" and "Hard Suit Lock".
The Greatest Host
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The planet where their last host lived, was bombarded by poisonous meteorites and after losing many of their kind they were forced to abandon their hosts and escape. They traveled for a long time and finally found hosts that seemed suitable. Once they occupied the new hosts they found and ideal life and they recognized that they finally found the perfect host.
A Vacant Elemental Beauty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Hermit Muse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The job was supposed to be a simple smash and grab heist. In and back out with loot in hand. But the loot contains a being who can sway Lady Luck. And Brin Callahan isn't the only one in town with an interest in this strange blue teapot. As lucky as she is, Brin and her team are on the run again. The beauty of a wish, as she discovers, is a thief can't have it all.