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Launch Pad
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,930. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Humanity is coming up against the limits of the physical world—but the imaginations of the writers in this anthology reach far beyond those boundaries. The Launch Pad Astronomy Seminar aims to bring more hard science into science fiction. These twelve stories look into our future and find humor, pathos, grand determination, and genuine courage.
Becoming Eagles - A Pennsylvania Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Becoming Eagles is a Pennsylvania Short Story, the first in a series that will be the backstory of one of Pennsylvania's most popular characters... the rough and tumble wildman named Eagles (Goa Eeguls!) Becoming Eagles is continued in the Tales from Pennsylvania with another short story... WILD EAGLES. Follow the boy who would become the man... Eagles, through his unexpected backstory.
Seeded
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five years travelling faster than light in a colony transport goes slower than you think, but the credits are worth it. Captain Ona and her crew are ready to collect a tidy sum for delivering the Flock to Paradise. On the cusp of seeding the colony they encounter a force that will forever change them. This is what happens when science collides with fantasy.
My Atomic Angel
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Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ricky Barnes is a young mechanic who happens to have a crush on a 300 foot teenage girl with an atomic bomb for a heart. Her name is Jenny, and she's Earth guardian angel against the giant beasts called Titans. But for Ricky, she's the girl he loves more than anything else in the world. But how could he ever get up the courage to tell her?
Missionary
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Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A tone deaf deep space astronomer discovers a catchy tune from beyond our galaxy and destroys the world.
Creature of the Deep
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young girl finds herself face to face with a mystical sea creature that her father once assured was an old fish tale.
Static
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Death is supposed to be the final step in this world, and the first into the next. Jonathan is one poor soul that is lost between those steps, and he faces a force he cannot understand.
Jeremiah
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Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jeremiah has dealt with the Vanishings more than most in the Tower. And now he must deal with it again in this short story prequel to Aiden.
Like the Sun at Eight in the Morning
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Price: Free! Words: 36,990. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Bookish Philip Richmond finds himself in a Paris on the brink of revolt. He too is in revolt against his meek girl-shy identity. He must choose between the revolutionary girl in red and the plain book-worm girl in gray. Will he break with his.former identity by choosing the girl in red or confirm that identity by turning to the safe girl in gray? A tender ironic study of a man at the crossroads.
In Plain Sight
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The invasion of Earth is well under way. The invaders are biding their time and increasing their numbers. Hiding right in front of us. Hiding in plain sight...
Tales from Pennsylvania
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pennsylvania. The groundbreaking dystopian vision Hugh Howey called “a brilliant tale of extra-planetary colonization.” Now you can revisit USA Today Bestselling Author Michael Bunker’s unique world in this anthology of original short stories—authored by ten of his fellow master storytellers and including a new Pennsylvania story by the creator of the Pennsylvania World himself.
Eric Book Series: Tale of the Zeskaya
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Series: Edenia ยท Eric Book, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hayu tale of the Zeskaya the immortal alien species as told by Dictator to Torrin the Drainer
Largemouth Bass
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A brilliant Indian scientist with self esteem problems faces off against a redneck jet pilot in a bass fishing contest that defies probability.
Pyramid 98
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
On a world covered in strange pyramids, Kim Salter's about to discover that they're even stranger than she thought. A science fiction short story by the author of Diplomatic Solution.
FrostFire Worlds November 2014
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
Fembot Wars - Fembot One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The fembot's popularity has seen them alienate human women. Retaliation is planned but who is really in control as war erupts? The second instalment in the Fembot Wars series.
The Greening of the Universe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Metamorphosis Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Horticulturalist Una lives a safe life aboard the Universe tending her plants collected from all over the multiverse. A crisis threatens the ship’s food source and Una must decide if she can break out of her cozy life and brave humanity. An Aboard the Universe Story
Gerecyclede Verhalen
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Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: Dutch. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Een gratis promotieboekje om kennis te maken met mijn wijze van vertellen (en met het 4short label). Het bevat vijf verhalen die al eens eerder gepubliceerd zijn, vier SF verhalen en een bizar verhaal. Voor deze uitgave zijn de verhalen nog eens onder handen genomen.
All the Pretty Little Mermaids
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You set the price! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this science fiction short story, artist and single mother Petra Mookjai tries to cope with a toxic world where feminism has become a bewildering and increasingly splintered state. When she is given a toy for her teenage daughter, a breeding kit for tiny multicolored mermaids, she finds herself obsessed with the mermaids as a new form of self-expression.
The Chad Solass Chronicles
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Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
when earth is put under threat from an alien force only one man can help, but he was busy so they picked chad solass, they are quickly going to wish they hadn't!