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Erawan
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Price: Free! Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Short story. In the second half of the 21st century, Charlotte Fisher's father moves the family to Thailand so he can take care of a tourist habitat orbiting Earth. Charlotte makes a new friend, learns about spirit houses, and goes to school. Everything is fine until the day the habitat faces a deadly danger.
Entangled
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Jared Dehl's trapped in a web of moments, lurching from one to the next. Never sure he's any closer to figuring out if the woman, Mary, really is his wife. Or who Cindy is, and why she's tracking his every move. A science fiction novelette from the author of "Walking Gear".
Thieves on the Long Dark Road
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In this short story, thieves are coming to steal a planet’s last chance for survival. Only one guardian remains to stop them.
Diplomatic Solution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jill Berlac's stuck trying to avoid all out war between Ceres and everyone else-from Earth to Mars to Ganymede-over who owns the contract with the Olla. The aliens' deep space vessel is almost complete. Too bad Jill's just an aide to the ambassador, and someone's hacked her eye data. An Olla story by Sean Monaghan, author of "To Stare Again Across the Water".
Writing Home
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Price: Free! Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“Five years ago, to this very evening, 13-year-old Chrissie Edwards stormed out of her parents' house and vanished into the dark night, never to be seen again.” This is the story of what happened to Chrissie. Sci-fi with a hint of space opera.
Portal 2901 Part 2
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Series: Portal 2901, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A war is raging on Noqa. Will the refugees survive? After boarding an alien spacecraft and trying to find a safer world to live on, refugees reach the planet Noqa.
The Big Red Buckle
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Price: $2.35 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
For Marco Aguilar, just being at the starting line represents the culmination of two years of careful preparation and training. He aims to win the Grand Martian Traverse, and take home The Big Red Buckle for himself and for native Martians.
Quem Mais Poderá Ser?
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Series: Armas Suaves, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Qual pensa ser a maior informação que a humanidade ainda não descobriu? Poderá haver algo mesmo em frente a nós e à espera de ser descoberto? Os elos em falta para uma conclusão fascinante.
Portal 2901 Part 1
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Series: Portal 2901, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The DNA of cloned humans, inhabitants of a dying planet, was placed aboard a spaceship. The craft landed on a small island, one located on a new world. Now that these refugees are older, they must find a better place to live. Will these refugees survive?
The Oneiric Telefactor
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Day Therland works as an oneiric telefactor on Venus, where it rains acid and snows metal, where the atmospheric pressure is over 90 times that of Earth, and the mean surface temperature is well over 800 °F. Good thing his body is on Earth. Except that it’s not. It’s on Venus, and Day has only hours to find out where it is and why it has been brought there. Originally published in Leading Edge 56.
The Short Triple Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In this e-book I wrote three short stories: Non-existents killers, it is a story about two very good professional killers, That Agent, story about very special agent, Form of immortally, story about someone, who just become vampire.
A Ambição De Um Homem
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Series: Armas Suaves, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Qual é a maior ambição que um homem pode ter? Como provaria que não é alvo de qualquer conspiração ou que é livre da vontade de outros? O que faria se descobrisse algo com um potencial infinito?
Tri kratka dela
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Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: Slovenian. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
V tej e-knjigi so tri kratka besedila: Neobstoječa morilca- govori o paru najetih morilcev, Tisti agent - zgodba o posebnem agentu, Oblika nesmrtnosti - kratka zgodba govori o nekomu, ki je ravnokar postal vampir.
Earth is Upside Down (and 12 Other Things You Would Know About This Planet If You Didn't Live On It)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014 by J. Timothy Bagwell. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
An alien diplomat reveals thirteen astonishing facts about Earth and its place in the greater human community, including why Earth is upside down, why time doesn't exist, why you can travel faster than light but probably shouldn't, how men and women came to be a single species, what will happen if Earth does not clean up its act, and answers to other things you never suspected were questions.
Who Else Might Be?
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Series: Softweapons, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
What do you think to be the greatest piece of knowledge yet to be discovered by humankind? Can there be something right in front of us waiting to be discovered? The missing links for a breathtaking conclusion.
Tomorrow, Today, Yesterday (2060)
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Series: Still Light, Canto II, Act 2. You set the price! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Today is the graduation of a class unmatched in history, made up of augmented trans and post humans. Amongst their utopian dreams, one child sees the darkness looming above them all. Also, a floating city, living drones, an inscription on a park bench, and squid.
The One That Got Away: A Fishy Tale
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“You remember last summer, I told you about Frank's time machine?” Uncle Jim had a talent for tall tales over a pint of real ale, but this one was a whopper. Not content with finding his way a hundred years into the future, he just had to set out on the fishing trip of a lifetime. In a space suit. On Europa. A 4,000 word science fiction short story.
Finity: A Short Story of Mars Colonization
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Knights Hill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How would it feel to be one of the first pioneers to colonize Mars? Raphaella signed up on an impulse. She never thought she'd actually get there. But now it turns out that her worst enemy isn't the Red Planet. It's what came with her. First published in Amazing Stories, this new short story explores a controversial new way to reach Mars: a mission funded by reality-TV broadcasts.
Solitary Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Uno Kellogg, corporate explorer, is awakened by his AI after the starship Destiny arrives at Pegasi IV Uno and the AI begin the greatest adventure in human history. Pegasi IV contains life -- intelligent life. But it's a one way trip for Kellogg and the AI has evolved beyond it's programming.Will the mission succeed?
O Julgamento
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Series: Armas Suaves, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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