Books tagged: short science fiction

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Advisors at Naptime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Carol wants a nap. Carol needs a nap. And no one will let her have one because she’s important. She’s important because the grown-ups believe she’s an average five-year-old. Average five-year-olds have uses for bad guys who want to conquer the world. Only no one realizes that Carol isn’t average. Carol’s smart. And tired. And will do anything to get her nap. Includes bonus story, What Fluffy Knew
Before It is Too Late
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011 by JJ Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rogo Milan and his siblings have good reason to hate the Aisho. Until recently the Aisho had occupied their planet and subjected the Lido people to all manner of brutality. When his sister Cara decides to go to work at an Aisho embassy Rogo is hurt and angry. Will he and his sister repair the rift between them while they still can?
Scribings, Volume 1
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Series: Scribings, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,630. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by Lost Luggage Studios, LLC jamie@lostluggagestudios.com. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Scribings, Vol 1 is the first volume of short stories compiled by the Greater Portland Scribists, a group of speculative fiction writers in the Portland, Maine area. This compilation contains eleven pieces of fiction written by members Lee Patterson; Cynthia Ravinski, MA; Jamie Alan Belanger; and Richard Veysey.
Lamppost
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"We’ve wandered outside God’s field of view to where there’s a hole in the sky, and if I doze off at my post or my instruments fail, then it's not Jesus coming through the clouds; it’s the slow, systematic destruction of our universe by a thing that doesn’t breathe or think or feel. How can anyone believe whoever made this universe had anything resembling love in their heart?"
Dark Futures: Two Science Fiction Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"Dark Futures" contains two somber SF stories. One involves a vacation gone terribly wrong. The other is about a man hiding his past in a post-apocalyptic world. Both stories have been published previously.
In Search of David
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Something strange has happened in the small city of Seabrook, Texas. After what seems to be a disastrous earthquake, a girl finds her best friend missing, and a strange soldier dying on her apartment floor. The soldier gives her a weapon and a warning before dying, and soon it becomes apparent that something much, much bigger than an earthquake has happened.
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.
Stars: The Anthology
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 186,930. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Janis Ian and 30 top science fiction writers team up to create an astonishing book of original short fiction. STARS is a huge anthology in both volume and talent. Each story, available only here, is based on a Janis Ian song that meant something special to the author, who then wrote the story expressly for STARS. creating a meld of jazz, prose and science fiction found nowhere else.
Keepers of the Tallath
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Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It has been over seven years since the passing of Darren Blake's grandfather, but a call from the executor of his will after Darren's twenty fifth birthday produces one final keepsake from Grandpa Donald. The box given to Darren looks plain enough, but leaves him with one burning question: what is inside?
High Pressure Environment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
SciFi Short/Flash fiction. An unorthdox flight through the galaxy. A pilot experiences the wonder of the galaxy at high velocity.