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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
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Henry Parker's Robot Wars - Firestorm
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Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 23,320. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Firestorm sets the stage for a journey through Bangladesh by R-Danielle after the attempt time/space jump by Mr. Rentalov. The journey to the stars was not Mr. Rentalov's destiny and R-Danielle made sure his dream did not come true.
The Externals
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
They are here. They are watching. They are in control. A tale of insanity
Awoken
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Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by AEC Stellar Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tony’s strange dreams are more vivid than most, and his brush with death takes him an uncomfortable step closer to knowing what they really mean. A short story.
And Guest
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Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by AEC Stellar Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A virus has given the gift of eternal youth to the world. In the kill-or-be-killed aftermath, Tom is trying to escape the city-sweeping rioters near his apartment in Long Beach. A short story.
Slash and Burn: A Dystopian Novel
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You set the price! Words: 1,640. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Have you ever wondered what would happen if a bookseller took over the world? Take a peek at the future in this dystopian short story.
Magnus
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Flynn picketed up off the street learns to use to powers that were dormant to save the world from the enclosing empire.
Extinction Live!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A scientist discovers a way to open wormholes to the past and must sell out to media to pay for its development. When the largest media event in history isn't exciting enough for the show's host, his actions could end man's dominance of the planet.
Times and Forms.
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Stepan Vartanov writes both Sci-Fi and Fantasy, providing us with a rather unique chance to mix times - past and present, future and... what is the name for the time that we have missed? For something that will never come, because at some point, somewhere we took the wrong turn? Oh, one more thing. He had invented the term "Windows Millennium" two years before Microsoft announced the product.
The Day of the Nuptial Flight
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Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
On an alien world of giant insects, Rover strives to be like every other drone and mate with the queen. When he isn’t able to perform his drone duties, he struggles for acceptance and finds friendship and love in an unlikely place—among humans.
Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma and Other Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
40 short stories by Alex Shvartsman, winner of the 2014 WSFA Small Press Award for Short Fiction. * An elder god trapped in a pocket dimension turns up in the world's oldest magic pawn shop. * A cybernetically-enhanced assassin who can't feel pain faces a dangerous adversary. * A computer hacker and a mystic team up to break into the Book of Fate and change their futures. and much, much more!
The Last Droid
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Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A crew in space explores a distant planet, detected only through its toxic gas levels. The previous society killed themselves through war. Upon entering the planet's gravity they are rammed by debris and forced to land on the poisonous surface. They believe it was intentional, and set out to learn who brought them down. Finding only a single area free of poison, and at its center the last droid.
Chess
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You set the price! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On a train journey from Aberystwyth, Kate, a female student, has her curiosity sparked by a chess set in one of the first class cabins, but soon has to use her wits to grapple with a grey-haired stranger, with pale wrinkleless skin, who knows details about her that she hasn't divulged. A short story from the author of Cyberia.