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Betwixt Issue 8
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 8 collects all six stories originally published online. Issue 8 includes original fiction by Tom Dullemond, Kyle E. Miller, Frances Rowat, Iona Sharma, Stefan A. Slater, and Matthew A. Timmins.
Dome 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jules goes back to Mars after barely escaping it fifteen years before.
Accessing the Future
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 82,990. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Futurefire.net Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Fifteen stories and nine independent illustrations tell beautiful, speculative stories of disability and mental illness in the future. Teeming with space pirates, battle robots, interstellar travel and genetically engineered creatures, every story and image is a quality, crafted work of science fiction in its own right, as thrilling and fascinating as it is worthy and important.
An Alien to Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five HOT 1Night Stand stories about sexy heroes from other planets. What do a librarian, a nurse, a director’s assistant, a housekeeper, and an orphan have in common? They all end up spending an evening with a gorgeous stranger. Will one night lead to more, or will they run away when they learn their sexy suitor comes from another planet? Find out in these five sensual 1Night Stand stories.
The Demon's Eye
Price: $1.15 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Krystina Merkos escapes her war torn planet on an Imperial warship, where she encounters Ben Paulsen, an old high school flame. When the frigate is attacked by a pirate fleet intent on capturing Krys, she faces impossible choices. If she hands herself over to the pirates, she will die a painful death. If she doesn’t, everyone will die. Unless she and Ben can contrive a way out for them all.
Canada Day Parade
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Events at a Canada Day Parade in a small Eastern Ontario town take an unusual turn when a high-tech prototype and a thunderstorm combine to translocate a motley selection of participants to ... They're not sure where. But the Men in Black on both sides of the border would certainly like to know how the Dyn-O-Tel Mark II managed it.
Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2015
Series: Mad Scientist Journal. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,990. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Steampunk butlers, the execution of Earth, and binary fission in rabbits. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2015 collects thirteen tales from the fictional worlds of mad science.Readers will also find other resources for the budding mad scientist, including an advice column, horoscopes, and other brief messages from mad scientists.
Brisk Little Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
These three shorts are from a pile of numerous stories that I’ve written, which I call my raw story collection. The stories that I have in my raw story collection are the stories I wrote for fun and have since done little to no editing. Many of the stories from my raw story collection will probably never be published. But I guess I should never say never.
Memories In A Bottle
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"I stared her in the eye and decided not to hand it to her. She looked back at me with rage and anger, and I felt scared. But I knew it was for the best. I knew it would make it better for her." A flash fiction about memories.
Les Chroniques de P'tite Tête (l'omnibus)
Price: Free! Words: 25,630. Language: French. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Cycle de nouvelles se voulant humoristique, se déroulant sur une planète lointaine, colonisée par des humains. Sur un ton humoristique, l'ensemble du recueil présente une critique sociale où l'environnement occupe une place prépondérante.
Strange Beginnings
Price: Free! Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Strange Beginnings is a collection of short stories by Treesong. These tales take place in the same contemporary science fiction and fantasy setting as the author’s first novel, Change. Each story relates in its own way to the theme of strange beginnings—and often strange endings.
Devil Music
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Music is said have curative powers on body and soul. But for one man, the soothing sounds of music evoke a profound reaction of dread and terror. A curious encounter in his youth may hold the remedy if only he could separate fact from fiction. In a world increasingly filled with background music, an increasing despair frays his mind to the breaking point.
Seeing Stars
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Witness Leonard Burbridge, a quiet man, a man who likes to keep himself to himself, a man with a hobby. But, in a dystopian future where the Teevee is the opiate of the masses and where the Guardians and the State Police clamp down ruthlessly on all forms of dissent and subversion, even the most innocent of pastimes can bring a man into conflict with the authorities.
Europa Spring: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Vlad and his people have been stranded on Jupiter's moon Europa for 150 years, changed beyond all recognition by genetic mutation. Then a mysterious pod appears. "So much in such a short story! Beautifully descriptive, wonderful characters," from one customer's 5-star review. Europa Spring is a science fiction short story, a love story, and a tale of human resilience against the odds.
Warlock's Brew
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 27, 2015 by Banchixi Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Frank has finally finished the time machine in his garage. But the expedition to the future with Uncle Jim, Fatso the cat, and a keg of real ale goes centuries off course. Can they solve one of the greatest mysteries in the history of beer before they find their way home, or will they become sizzling entertainment for a world with no TV or Internet? A 7,500 word science fiction short story.
La Bouillie blanche
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dans une grande ville, 260 jours par an, le ciel n'était ni bleu, ni tacheté de nuages, ni transpirant de pluie, ni donneur de flocons, ni secoué d'éclairs, ni parsemé d'étoiles. Le ciel virait au blanc ! Une nouvelle inspirée par la pollution de Beijing.
Yes Houston There Is A Santa Claus
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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On Christmas Eve 1968, the three crewmen of Apollo 8 became the first humans in history to glimpse the far side of the Moon. They found an alien landscape never before seen by mankind. But did they also see something so incredible they never dared reveal it to anyone? What follows is a (fictional?) account of a close encounter of the top secret kind.
A Third Wheel
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A rare break in the ever-present storm caught Miko’s breath. For a moment the air cleared and she could make out the blue sky unbelievably far above her. She snapped a picture because otherwise Pasha would never believe her. Her grin faded. What was that cloud? Rising high above the others like a hideous grey mushroom, it chilled her heart. Was that normal?
Terra Minor
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this everlasting voyage of melodious inclination, Acoustic Funambulist carries the tune in the face of the most off-key situations. The acrobat learns, in this fourteenth episode, to see the wisdom in what seems to be a completely irresponsible approach to life.
Otomatik Sevgilim
Price: Free! Words: 15,110. Language: Turkish. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Biraz ahlaksız, biraz felsefi, vahşi ve pek insani aşklarla dolu, insan tenine bulaşmış metalik kokulu üç öykü.