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Three Weeks Before Doomsday
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Price: Free! Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jet Packs. Rail Guns. Tentacles. Lizard Monsters. What’s this world coming to? Doomsday, that’s what. This collection of short stories is the perfect jumping-off point into the world of MAD SCIENCE INSTITUTE, where the keepers of Nikola Tesla’s secret legacy clash with ancient creatures and new threats on a daily basis.
The Eclective: Time Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 36,810. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Whether you're traveling forward in time, back in time, or even if you've forgotten the time, you'll enjoy reading these time-themed stories from the Eclective.
The Colony
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Price: Free! Words: 23,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Lieutenant Jack Strong leads his team of elite marines to a distress beacon in the far reaches of colonization. Expecting faulty equipment, they instead find themselves in the first stages of war against a species similar to mythical demons. The Colony is a fantastic short story of military warfare and science fiction, with an ending that will leave you questioning everything.
A Hole in the Sky and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 35,130. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Here are 11 speculative short stories in this new collection by Glen Robinson, including an expansive view of the imagined world of Cartref, shared in “A Hole In the Sky.” You will read stories of zombies, vampires, aliens, and even a reimagined visit to Heaven. As always, the stories are not only entertaining, but are presented to challenge traditional thinking and how we view the world.
Tin Universe Monthly #17
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Price: Free! Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Here in #17 you get eight stories including short stories, vignettes, and even a TV pilot script written and released in 2012 and collected as SUSHI WRITING WITH CROWD EDITING 2012. 30,000 words normally for $1.00usd but here you get it for free.
Apocalyptic Shorts
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Price: Free! Words: 25,420. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A collection of Sci-fi apocalyptic full of action short stories - enjoy!
Black Denim Lit #5: No Sleep Till Deadtown
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Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit #5 "No Sleep Till Deadtown": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BlackDenimLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together over a hundred pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Michael Haynes, Daniel Moore, Suzanne Burns, John Pace, Sarah Vernetti, Elaine Olund, Janet Slike, and Sean Monaghan
Tales from the Creature Keeper: Survival Critters
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Price: Free! Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In an age of rediscovery, various "tribes" are digging up the remains of humanity and using them to re-establish civilizations. When four of these tribesfolk set out to practice living in the wild though, they have bigger concerns like how to not get eaten by wandering bears, escaped genetic experiments, and giant spiders. They almost don't even get leftover pastries to see them through the trip.
Terosan Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Four short stories set in the same universe which are the beginnings of a larger tapestry of interwoven stories.
Fantastical Stories (Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 28,130. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Three stories from three different times and places, dealing with the same problem, which is, the end of existence. "Phoenix" is a story about an extraordinary elderly woman set in a fantasy world, "A change of heart" follows steps of a deep-space mining engineer and "Perseverance" is a dark comedy about a girl who becomes a vampire against her own will.
Protective Measures
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Price: Free! Words: 20,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
by Jessica Arman: Imagine being stuck in school forever. Living there, working there, and eating every meal there. That’s what Taryn and every other kid from her town has to do. What they don’t know is that this so-called slave school is run by Taryn’s father. This secret will lead to heartbreak and despair. Freedom will be had, but not without a heavy cost.
Fantastic Visions
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Price: Free! Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An introduction to the writing of Julian M. Miles. Science fantasy, magical fantasy, horror - a selection drawn from all of his currently completed work.
Empaquetados
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Price: Free! Words: 64,440. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2014 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Deshaz el nudo. Desgarra con tus manos ansiosas el papel que lo envuelve y descubre lo que contiene este peligroso paquete que Sportula ha preparado. Como especial del día del libro 2014, Sportula ofrece totalmente gratis una antología con textos de algunos de sus mejores autores. Aquí están, empaquetados, esperando a que los descubras y te adentres en los universos que han creado.
Without You
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Price: Free! Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Watching Anna die was horrifying. But Eric can change it. Again and again, he goes back in time to stop her from dying... and yet she keeps dying. It's as if fate wants her dead. But fate has nothing to do with it. The government that oppresses the people know if Anna lives, they can never exist. As they try to kill her, Eric tries to save her, because a world without her is unthinkable.
At The End (After The End)
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Series: After The End. Price: Free! Words: 23,050. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Amourisa Press, Apocalyptic Press, and Flashpoint Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Until a frantic phone call from a friend with mysterious government ties, Lily thinks her biggest quandary is fixing the problems in her struggling marriage. After she learns the world as they know it is about to end, she faces the difficult task of convincing her husband Ethan that it’s really happening. Can they repair their relationship while trying to survive the apocalypse?
A World of Worlds
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Price: Free! Words: 97,300. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Eighteen authors of the Writer's Circle of ASMSG, pour their hearts, souls, and imaginations into stories of Other World Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Paranormal. Become lost in these genre-bending works and discover gems of short fiction by new authors. From space opera and alien worlds to wizards, warlocks and genies, there's a little something for everyone.
Tall Tales and Shiny Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a simple volume of short stories by author Clayton Blanchard. They primarily deal with fantasy and vary in length. This volume is intended to be a quick read.
Unraveled
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Price: Free! Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
She travels through time, unraveling knots and fixing mistakes before an anomaly can destroy a timeline. Her only partner is Darien, her soulmate. Without him, unraveling Time would be unbearable. Maddening. When Darien falls victim to an anomaly like no other, can she save him, or will she go mad trying?
Season of Bliss
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Price: Free! Words: 29,000. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Jester has arrived on Sasha’s world on the eve of the Bliss, a madness that is both overwhelming and necessary for the survival of her people. But Jester is ignorant of not only the Bliss, but also to the meaning of the one word that binds Sasha's people together. If Sasha can't make him understand, it could mean the end of her life.
Some Songs are Bitter: A Science Fiction Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 26,500. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Trade among the varieties of humanity in a distant future has serious risks - not to the body, but to the spirit.