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Fembot Wars - Prelude
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was always going to happen once the technology had developed enough - men would create female robots for their company and prefer them over women. Society reached a compromise, but neither side was happy, and neither side knew where it would take them all. There were some humans who wanted to be rid of all fembots, there were fembots who had a vision, a plan for a world free of humans.
Quarantine Summer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When a containment breach at a government lab outside of town releases a biological weapon, Hunter finds himself trapped inside a quarantine shield, the last adult left alive. Gangs of feral children prowl the streets, and Hunter must fight to protect the small family he's reluctantly adopted, but the engineered plague might claim him before he can complete the task.
Saint Thomas
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Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Earth is in ruin after a single invading alien using religion, manipulated the human population to his will. What the alien’s goal, how he arrived, even how his technology works is a complete mystery. One faction, desperate for answers, creates the only spy that could possibly get inside but at great cost.
Wasteland Angel (A World After Novella)
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Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Wonder what happened to the little girl that Derek saved at the beginning of Wasteland Rules: Kill or Be Killed? Now she is all grown up and kicking butt thanks to his timely intervention. She now resides in the remains of Vegas and fights to stop the flow of illegal slaves into the Strip. This story takes place approximately six years after the original book.
Five Science Fiction Short Stories - Volume II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Universe is an uncertain place. This collection of five science fiction short story explores a dystopian future in which humans may find more questions than answers. Some of the answers might be better off unlearned.
Rabbit Trick: A Mindspace Investigations Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
New short story in the Mindspace Investigations universe (with two bonus short stories in other worlds from author Alex Hughes). -- A cop is dead, strangled in her car by a professional killer, and it’s up to me, telepath consultant extraordinaire, to pull the rabbit out of my hat and solve the case. And worse--there was a five-year-old kid in the car, a kid no one can find.
Dorothy And The Quantum Mechanic
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Series: White Light, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
“Dorothy and The Quantum Mechanic” is a 3000 word science fiction short story. It is actually two separate stories, read concurrently. One story proposes pop-scientific theories and the second relates how these theories would affect real life. “The Quantum Mechanic” is an attempt to make sense of the universe. “Dorothy” is where this sense leads.
30-Day Program
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Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A short story from the companion novella, 5 More Perfect Days. The year is 2048 and 15 year-old, Gabriel, is one warning away from being taken to a Retraining Center and forced into a 30-Day program.
I Could've Been A Nobody
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
James Smith lives his routine life in a house bequeathed to him in Reno. Endowed with a modest trust, he lives on rails: see the latest movies, play the latest games, eat Franken Berry. His foster dad told him his life would be hopelessly uneventful and history wouldn’t miss him if he didn’t change. Meant to be a call to action, James shrugged it off. His life was good. Why would he endanger that?
Perihelion Episode Four, Revenge of the Interlopers
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Series: Perihelion, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In Episode Four Richard, Nancy and the Professor are swept into a new pocket universe which is the home of the Interlopers, fierce beings who destroy all life. 17 pages
On Tongue Bleaching or the Lightening of the Dark Bits
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Darryl Dharma, necromancer and scientist, has been trying to solve the problem of his split mind and body that finalised at puberty. Inspired by Descartes Dharma, believing he could bridge his mind and body, bleached his tongue, making it the gateway to purity. He did it while he was a slug, but sadly the experiment didn’t fully work.
The Stairs Outside My Office
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When a dying alien makes down-at-the-heels investigator Crip Hughes a lucrative, but illegal, proposition he must make a choice. Is he loyal to the laws of earth, or his own heart? A 10,000 word short story.
Claire
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Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Take a walk through the park, meet a beautiful woman, feed the swan and fall in love. What sort of surprises can a simple walk through the park bring?
Program 29-us89n4x
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Price: Free! Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
This is the first short story in 5 More Perfect Days, the companion novella to 25 Perfect Days. It's 2039 and times are tough, the President has claimed the country needs controlling. Walt Jaworski, a dedicated Controlling Force Agent, is the man they call upon.
Colony Zero - Volume 1 - Contact
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Helping Hands Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In 2810, they’re called Zeroes. Some Zeroes are born, somehow slipping through the genetic screening and purification tests in utero mandated by an overpopulated Earth. Others become Zeroes later, the worst murderers and thieves and abusers, despite the same genetic screening. Whether born or made, they are Earth’s outcasts, the dregs, sent to a perpetually dark rock.
Inquisition
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Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Inquisition is a short story that introduces the epic tale of Man and God and their insatiable quest for one another. This is the inspiration for Kesting's latest novel: This Garden of Souls
The Body Project
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Nyx and her ragtag team of mercenaries investigate the death of a man she used to serve with at the front, a man who's supposed to have died years before - and a thousand miles away - from where she finds his body.
Stacey7
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Getting mugged on the way to the upgrade hall puts a big slowdown on Stacey's day. All she wanted was to get her upgrade and go home for dinner. Too bad the mugger's got underworld connections. A science fiction story by Sean Monaghan, author of "Quisic Smith and the Russian Doll Puzzle".
Banana You Glad I Didn't Say Orange: A Love Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
An accurate depiction of the entirety of the human race and it's inevitable descent into love.
The Worm Beneath the Skull
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Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by Variations on a Theme. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A story from Time's Fool, and Other Stories: At the far rim of human space, through a world of ordered wealth, to the underworld where raw, free talent reigned, struggling to choose between freedom and life, young musician Madeira finds voice through the music and lessons of those who came before, learning what the famed Garcia meant when he said, "Without the worm, there is no rose."