Books tagged: short sci fi

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And Naked We Leave
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A PbRJV short - Lew Roycko, a lunar real estate developer, is on a business trip to Earth. He's been chosen to discuss an expansion to new Martian colonies. He wishes his personal life was as easy to manage as his professional one. On a walk around Denver, Roycko meets an interesting old man who leads a far different lifestyle. Can one old man and his stories change a life forever?
Violet Sky
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Price: Free! Words: 23,300. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Death is only the beginning in this fast-paced, science fantasy novella. Caught in the fray of treachery and deceit, Dia Thorpe must unravel the mysteries of her past before her past unintentionally stabs her in the back. She is hurled into a peril fraught journey of incredible discoveries and evil twists. An interplanetary adventure to learn who she is, all the while avoiding the wrath of a God.
Specimen
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Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
While out for a walk, Carl encounters two aliens hunting for scientific subjects to study, and they think he's just what they're looking for. Naturally, Carl has some reservations, but he quickly becomes enmeshed in a series of mishaps and mistaken identities as he tries to avoid becoming the next "Specimen".
A Space Merchant's Tale & A Shotgun Wedding - Two Tales from The Keeper's Universe
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Series: The Keeper's Universe. Price: Free! Words: 18,540. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Space Merchant's Tale is the story of Thomas Verch Angharad, the galaxies greatest space merchant and his genetically enhanced talking cat Peaches. A Shotgun Wedding is the story of star fighter pilot Will Snipes, and his unlucky encounter with the superstitious Turner clan.
The Imaginary Invasion
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Price: Free! Words: 11,350. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When our reality is invaded by extra-dimensional beings, imaginary characters may be humanity’s only hope.
The World is Bigger than an Ell
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Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Darrin develops a condition where he no longer sees things, but the shaped descriptions of things in this short story (approximately 3400 words). He suffers loss, and confusion, copes with love and family, and looks deep. This edition also contains two bonus items, "Because Love Resists Narrative," a villanelle, and "Meet Ashley's Neighbor," a short-short episode in a serial character sketch.