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Fire On The Suns: Psionics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A short compendium of psionic abilities for race design in the game Fire On The Suns.
A Rough New World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
During a weekly trip to the post office to check for mail, homeless combat veteran Ray Acuna gets a great deal more than he bargained for. One moment, he has a satisfactory, if less than ideal, life and all the time in the world. The next, not so much.
New Robot Smell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Technology is taking over the military. To help money, robots now perform many of the duties like cooking. Private First Class Rachel Drake wonders what the next steps will be. She doesn't like the answers she is getting. She thinks they will be replacing soldiers with robots soon. But that's far from what the truth will be, and far more dangerous.
Argo
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.44 from 16 reviews)
Searching for the answers to true artificial intelligence, Mira McAllister comes across a strange android named Eo who proves to hold more questions than answers.
Dwerghart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,520. Language: Dutch. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Het vervolg op Dubbelgangster vertelt de verdere avonturen van het verkenningsschip Azoran en haar bemanning. Wanneer de Veltraat van de planeet Mazarin in het Sirius stelsel, erachter komt dat de witte begeleider van hun zon meer is dan ze dachten, wordt een team onderzoekers er op uit gestuurd om uit te vinden wat er aan de hand is. Ze vinden meer dan gedacht...
Diamonds From Tequila (Dagmar Shaw Thrillers 4)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,320. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Sean Makin was a washed-up child actor, until Dagmar Shaw made him a star. Now he's starring in a big-budget action thriller that offers him the chance to become a box-office titan. But the action and the thrills aren't just in the movie. Dangerous and destabilizing new technology is floating around behind the scenes. Police and cartel lords lurk in the shadows. An assassin is on the loose.
Deck the Cogs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,570. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2017 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A Christmas collection from the steampunk world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. Includes; A Christmas to Die for, Home Alone for the Holidays, In the Spirit of Christmas, and Merry Christmas, Verity Fitzroy
Blueshift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Alone. On a space station designed for millions, First Lieutenant Elín Hallsdóttir is alone, with only her memories and the other four members of the shut-down crew. The station orbits the planet, turning from darkness to light to darkness again. Solar storms are growing, the station is dying, but life continues on. Or does it?
Aurealis #105
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis has been publishing quality speculative fiction for over 25 years. It has won numerous awards, discovered major new talents and provided an outlet for established writers from all over the world. This issue of Aurealis provides more of the quality writing, art, reviews news and humour that our readers have come to expect.
Ready Reference Treatise: Childhood's End
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
With the arrival of the aliens, utopia begins on Earth and it continues for several decades. The Earth is indirectly ruled by the aliens. However, the utopia comes at the cost of human identity and culture.
Improvising at Branson Six
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Once the go-to guy for the most dangerous rescues, Tony Mirenne lives in self-imposed exile. All because of that one last rescue that went worse than badly. But now the crew of Branson Six needs his help. If he can put his demons behind him. A prize-winning* near-future story from Sean Monaghan, author of the Jim Baen Memorial Winning story "Low Arc"
Scifaikuest November 2017
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Scifaikuest presents minimalist poetry in various forms, including scifaiku, senryu, haibun, fibonacci, and haiga. There are also illustrations and articles or interviews. Featured poet for this issue is William Landis.
Explorer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The war is over. Aurora is at peace. Now the Aurorans can begin building their new world, and explore its wonders. Tina Hammer, a hero of the revolution, says goodbye to a dying friend and leaves with a small crew on the Explorer, a ship designed to sail the high seas of the mostly unexplored planet. But the sea holds deadly secrets beneath the waterline, and the North is an unforgiving place.
Literature Companion: Childhood's End
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
According to Clarke, the idea of writing this novel originated from a short story called “Guardian Angel” which was published in 1946.
Rail Gun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The galaxy is at war, but wars are won and lost in the shadows. Sent to Mercator Station to stop a flow of weapons to a terrorist group, Jack March must keep all his wits about him. Because if he's not careful, he'll be the terrorists' next victim...
Ten Thousand Miles Up
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
The Tetra Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"What do you have to trade?" This is what Alastair Fisher must decide as Joni Chandler guides him and her brother, Thomas, to a mysterious place called the Tetra Moon to meet the Monger, a businesscreature that trades in everything imaginable. Alastair must decide quickly, before the Tetra Moon becomes out of phase with the Earth, stranding the children in an unknown time and space.
Galapagos Finches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Galapagos Finches is a science fiction novella which paints a portrait of a future in which the increase in technology spawns an increase in the prevalence of a subset of the autism spectrum (Aspies), given to extraordinary skills. As those with such skills occupy increasingly higher rungs in the society of the United States, a backlash takes place.
The Cycle of Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
We first met Nicholas in 'Conception' and his wife Dominique in 'The Wedding'. This book contains both of those stories as well as the third and final story of their lives. The final story is called 'Thirty Years On'. The ending is surprising but, at the same time, entirely logical.
The Man in the Moon
Series: Science Fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Elvis Murphy is a heavy equipment operator and a hero in his own right.