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Hydra: A World at War Collection
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Series: World at War Short Story Collections, Book 1. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 32,270. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
CODE BLACK. Lerna Bastion is under attack by Ragnarok forces. As the members of the Hydra Alliance struggle to stem the tide, many of them reflect on the events that brought them to this place. But can they survive the onslaught? This collection contains the short stories "Caliburn", "Foxfire", "Ursa Major", "Ironmonger" and "Lone Wolf", along with the new story "Cut One Head".
The Smoke
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An ominous cloud of smoke spread out over the land. It was just a harmless fog of smoke from forest fires in the mountains of West Virginia. Or was it?
Alma de Diamante
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,040. Language: Spanish. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Una historia que contiene múltiples historias que giran en torno a un libro particular, construido totalmente de cuarzo, cuyo secreto buscará un joven desentrañar. Más información sobre el libro: www.sjarre.com.ar
Spoiled Lunch and Other Creepy Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,030. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Contains 8 creepy tales featuring everything from ghosts, psychics, and cannibals, to apocalyptic wastelands and government experiments gone wrong. In "Spoiled Lunch", a school boy tries to enjoy a snack in a dystopian future overrun with pests. In "The Accident", a drug runner hits a mysterious creature with his car and finds himself pursued by it. Plus 6 other stories to delight and disturb!
The McCall Initiative Episode 1.6: Desperation
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Series: The McCall Initiative, Episode 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Webfoot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Desperation is episode 6 of the nine-part first season of The McCall Initiative, a story told in serial form. What if the Pacific Northwest seceded from United States? In 2063, it has. In this episode, Piper takes drastic measures in an attempt to save the life of a key political figure. This episode is approximately 110 pages or 35,600 words.
The Creators (The Creators #2)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,480. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Second Installment in the Bestselling Series — A saga centered around two young lovers who discover through dreams that in a former life they used to be Creators (infinitely powerful spiritual beings capable of creating realities) who once built the universe’s most dangerous technology. Technology that's about to catch up with them, now that they're unknowing inner-city teens on Earth.
Tin Soldier
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 118,800. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In an America of scarce fossil fuels, unstable government and resource wars, Donovan Sloan deserts his National Guard unit and wanders onto a farm in an overlooked valley where two sisters are living a hardscrabble existence. Against their better instincts, they take him in, but soon their fate will depend on whether Donovan can for once in his life, put the needs of others ahead of his own.
Cibola's Revenge
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,640. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
. Not much is left of The Marvelous MacHurdyGurdys, as Mordecai pushes his family in search of the lost city of gold. A small band of misfits struggle to catch the opportunistic snake-oil salesman and take back what is rightfully theirs. Sybil must decide to follow her own unbelievable destiny or continue to fight for the small bit of humanity she has left.
Hunger
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,410. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Hunger is an anthology of short science fiction and fantasy stories. Each of them relates to the hungers that drive humanity--for food, for love, for power, for release from drudgery, or escape from times that have become too interesting. The stories in Hunger speak to the deep drives that move you, the appetites that lurk beneath the surface, struggling to emerge into the light.
Art Appreciation 101
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by Glair Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A hapless man reduced to a night time security guard in a Metropolitan art museum is confronted by a lost child that speaks no English. He has 20 minutes to solve her riddle.
The Distance of Destiny: Rescension
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A young scientist, philosopher, and spiritual man by the name of Harvey Deray takes the greatest risk of his life. By the use of an advanced machine, creating precise frequencies, Harvey alters unobserved crystals back into light to restore his ailing heart. But the power has given him too much of an insight and now he must face the "demons" within reality.
Tim2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,330. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Timothy lived a life only a psychopathic sociopath could enjoy and understand. When he was bitten on the first day of the zombie-apocalypse he turned the tides on a single-minded virus he affectionately called Hugh. Tim is back and he’s an asshole.
Dreamscapes #9 - The Swan
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Series: Dreamscapes, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Dreamscapes is a series of 12 monthly short stories capturing Astra Crompton's real dreaming experiences. In "The Swan" the author finds herself in a post-apocalyptic version of her hometown along with a small group of survivors. Given one last chance at redemption, she volunteers to embark on a journey to save a swan, and in doing so, humanity itself.
Love, Death, and Overlapping Bosonic Singularities
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
There is a tenuous chance for love in the life of Amy Budge, one of the few aware of a terrible truth--reality is not fixed; it is in a state of constant flux. Fortunately for the world there is hope reality might stabilize. But in the process, will Amy's love life flourish or perish? It's hard to tell. But the odds are mounting against the former.
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 5, November 2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,590. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Galaxy’s Edge is a bi-monthly (every two months) magazine published by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, LLC, a small press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and old (reprint) stories, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford and book reviews by Paul Cook.
Just Checking (A Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sam McIntyre was a decent example of the good the Check In System could do. He wasn't the best and brightest the world had to offer, but he was driven to succeed by the chip embedded within him (and all other US citizens). But what happens when the system that tracks everyone's actions and broadcasts them to the world breaks down? "Don't do anything you wouldn't want people to see at the top of y
Snarlers: Tales of The Viral Apocalypse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Snarlers: Tales of The Viral Apocalypse is a collection of Eric S Brown's viral born apocalyptic fiction featuring “Snarlers”, “Snarlers: The First Days”, "Bloodhounds", and "Marching With The Tinheads".
Travellers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,830. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
After 437 years in space, the Phoenix is in desperate trouble. The planets at Alpha Centauri are not habitable & they have no fuel. The cryonics system has failed. The crew is afraid that reviving the passengers is impossible. An alien spacecraft approaches and adds to their worries. The aliens offers help. Can they be trusted? Does the Phoenix have any choice?
Expedition of the Arcturus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth's first generational space ship is sent to its destination. Will they all make it? Why might some of them not make it? What is really going on? In a reverse timeline, the story unpeals layer after layer of the reasons and meanings behind the lives of generations on Earth's first colonization space ship and the political motivations behind it.
The Seeds of Man
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,070. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
With The Seeds of Man New York Times bestselling author William C. Dietz offers us a post apocalyptic future in which millions were killed during a nuclear war--and the world is locked in the cold embrace of a nuclear winter. But there is a chance for something better if a young man and woman can survive--and if the seeds stored in a doomsday vault can be made available to those who are starving.