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Mesaerion: The Best Science Fiction Stories 1800-1849 by Andrew Barger
Series: Best Short Stories 1800-1849, Book 5. Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 75,140. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Andrew Barger, award-winning author, editor and engineer, researched forgotten magazines of the early 19th century to find groundbreaking science fiction short stories in the English language. In doing so, he found possibly the first science fiction story by a female (and it is not from Mary Shelley). He located the first steampunk story and many others! Read the stories that started a genre.
Maze by J.M. McDermott
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,920. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
From every corner of time and space, sometimes people go missing without a trace. They never come back. Get lost in the long stone halls of the maze with the ones that find each other, form tribes, scrape out a life from rocks and sand. Their stories interweave.
Eric Flint's Grantville Gazette Volume 6 by Eric Flint
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 111,670. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by 1632, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Grantville Gazette Volume 6. The continuing adventures of Eric Flint's 1632 Universe as brought to you in the Grantville Gazette. Edited by Paula Goodlett.
Malign Field by Ukvard Mil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,450. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The circumstances under which Peter Vulk met Mr. Selcuri had some peculiar trait. The situation was of the kind that Vulk must have doubted its reality. “This is where I wake up, surely?” he thought to himself at one point. “I’m afraid not, Mr. Vulk,” answered Selcuri.
Plague: Aftermath by Jeremiah Donaldson
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 31,940. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Airborne Ebola has found a foothold in many large cities around the world, causing mass panic and mob mentality as people attempt to escape the circumstances they're thrown into. Here are a few stories of bravery, viciousness, and survival from those trying to escape the next Plague.
Fiction Fix by Alexis Kypridemos
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Fiction Fix is a collection of 47 short stories and over 200 micro fiction stories. Many genres covered, including crime, sci fi, and absurd humor. An eclectic mix for those looking for something out of the ordinary.
The Gluon Amplifier by F Hampton Carmine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Greg Pattersen took a chance for the mere image of a distressed women in a thick fog. He donned a spacesuit and allowed a monstrosity of a franken-ship to collect him as it destroyed the beach and all around it. He had to find her, had to find the secrets behind the monster ship, and had to survive.
Aquagorgon by Terry Rosen
You set the price! Words: 85,060. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Benton Howard, has died leaving his empire to his only nephew Janus. Janus is thrust into a position of power and influence over the expansion of humankind in the galaxy. He struggles to comprehend his Uncle’s intentions while exploring new possibilities in digital storage, interstellar communication and the evolutionary nature of an alien creature. His nemesis, Malcolm Koch, strives to create su
Aliens & Weird Stuff by Anne E. Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Three fun, odd, and intriguing stories for kids age 8-12 by award-winning author Anne E. Johnson. "Airsick Over Planet Ekka" shows that not all aliens are used to flying in spaceships. In "Brains Coming Out of My Ears," a kid stands in line twice when they're handing out brains. "The Ballad of Honking Tim" is a rhyming story about an orphan who discovers he has a very unusual musical talent.
Quantum Gate by Daniel Betts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A nefarious gang of pirates challenges the advanced defenses of an ancient orbital space platform. Recently promoted, Captain Jason Drake inadvertently flies his brand new ship and fresh crew into the center of a pirate vendetta. Looking to escape the carnage of a galactic war, biomechanical beings are tricked into performing a perilous mission that could end the slaughter in their home galaxy.
River Magic by J M Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(4.25 from 8 reviews)
Aimee and Brenda, fourteen-year-old orphans, meet in an alternate history version of St. Louis, Missouri Territory in 1822. While seeking a lost letter, the girls get swept up in a conspiracy against the alliance between the United States and the Iroquois Confederacy. Winner: Best Young Adult Novel of 2012 by Maryland Writers' Association.
The Age of Psiber Knights Volume II: Silence Through the Thunder by Thomas John Moscato
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sir Arthur Riddle is dispatched to the Caribbean to bring the notorious pirate Cage Lambert to justice. Far removed from the law found in the heart of the Empire, he must be prepared to make sacrifices he had never considered. Princess Crystal is sent to the other side of the world to investigate a conspiracy that threatens their very way of life.
Worlds Away and Far by Cheryl Corbin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of five other worldly tales. SOLDIERS DANCE FOR ME PRISON FACILITY YK3-04 A SNACK FOR GARBAGG WHEN THE ANGELS SING A RAY OF SUNSHINE
Omensent: Rise of the Shadow Dragons by Barry Gibbons
Series: The Dragon Lord, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,960. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's been three years since the Dragon Lord, Damion Omensent, merged the Dragon Gem with the Dragon Sword, releasing the scarlet dragons back into the world once more. Now a new evil has arisen as reports of huge shadowy black serpents terrorizing isolated farms and villages begin to circulate throughout the land.
Raft People (Book 1) by M.L. Katz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,660. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Before the Big Flood, Liz Green worried more about hiding detention notes and the onset of mental illness than climate change. Now rising waters on the coast threaten millions of people, and Liz and her family cannot expect rescue in time. Before the Big Flood overwhelms the Texas coastal plain, Liz, her mother, and two brothers have to become Raft People if they hope to survive.
Insanity of the Black Sheep by Steve Mendoza
Series: Katherine McAndrews, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 185,910. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
All Katherine McAndrews needed was a tutor for her Chemistry exam. Instead the tutor, the gothic scientist Muchiko Kisaragi has involved Katherine in a mad chase all over Europe to stop her older sister Harumi from committing the most gruesome act anyone has ever seen. Along with rich girl runaway Natasha Nikulina, Katherine has no choice, but to go along and save Europe from the coming apocalypse
The TrailFolk of Xunar-kun, Book Two in the Tellings of Xunar-kun Series by Tina Field Howe
Series: The Alysa Books Series, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 91,750. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In this sequel to "Alysa of the Fields", it is four cycles later. The Folk and Trailmen have accepted that they are part of something greater than themselves. They have come together as “the Seekers”. Their purpose: to find the true Parents of the Orphans. But they find something much more insidious and more lethal than any threat they have faced before.
Zombie Squad: A Taste of Future Death by Popeye Theophilus Barrnumb
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
"Zombie Squad: A Taste of Future Death" is a FREE e-book singlet short story teaser-excerpt, the first two chapters of the first book of a Young Adult (-ish) novel series. The working title of Book 1 is "When We Used To Be Alive". (intended for teen to adult)
Tesla's Secret by Carla Herrera
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A humorous short story about what might happen if Nikola Tesla had accidentally left a secret invention in a basement in small-town Arkansass. What if, two crazy characters found it, used it and through the machine were able to meet Nikola Tesla, Edgar Allen Poe and Elvis Presley?