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Spikebreaker
Price: Free! Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Telepaths are heavily regulated, virtual third class citizens, second class if working for the Specialist Psychic Intervention unit, dealing with psychic crimes, and handling Spikes, newly emerged telepaths endangering all around them. Lydia is a SPI telepath. Jack is her Spikebreaker, a mentally compatible police officer. Together they fight, well, mainly each other. An 11,000 word novelette
The New Guy In Moon Base Twelve
Price: Free! Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
They weren't exactly the crew the President had in mind when he announced his plan to build a permanent base on the moon so the Chinese wouldn't do it first, but there they were, a boring collection of peaceful, happy settlers who couldn't even get a decent reality TV show rating. Life was perfectly dull until the new guy arrived. Now if they could only find out who he was and where he'd come from
Renegade Robot
Price: Free! Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's the end of the world as we know it, when the dreaded Singularity finally occurs and happens to be captured, live on tape, by agents of the Frantic News Network, which freaks out, as usual, and causes a lot of trouble for the mild-mannered nanobot exterminator who happens to get caught in the crossfire.
The Giving Plague
Price: Free! Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
Not all villains succeed at being evil. Not all diseases deserve the word plague. Fate can be ironic indeed. The chilling short story, The Giving Plague, follows microbiologist Forry, a self-proclaimed cynic, as he encounters a virus transmitted by blood donations that could alter humanity for good, forcing him to wrestle with his own inner demons.
The Labyrinth
Series: The Mages of Sacreth. Price: Free! Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This fantasy novella tells the story of a young wizard who participates in a magical competition that goes fundamentally wrong, pitting him and his fellow competitors against a deadly maze in a desperate struggle for survival. The novella is a prequel to the full-length novel Of Spells and Demons.
"Emily's Fifth Birthday" & "Alternative Medicine"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two literary science fiction short stories about women making difficult life choices. The A side, "Emily's Fifth Birthday" was a semi-finalist in the Writers of the Future contest. The B side, "Alternative Medicine," was originally published in Alternative Coordinates.
TBC: Trip
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
2 of 8. Casparian gets to go on an away mission for the first time with Major Kira who has to attend a conference at the surface of a nearby planet Bajor. On the return voyage the vessel gets damaged and Kira becomes unwell. Dr Bashir cannot repair the craft, so it is up to the inexperienced Ensign to repair and fly. Will they be able to return to the station on time to treat the Major's injuries?
De Koperen Oase
Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: Dutch. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Een ruimtevaarder strandt op een planeet in een verre uithoek van het heelal. Hij wordt gered door een cowboy genaamd Mick en naar de bewoonde wereld gebracht. Maar de bewoonde wereld is niet wat hij op het eerste gezicht leek en ook Mick heeft misschien andere motieven dan verwacht. Winnaar Fantastels 2012
TBC: Silent Fear
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
1 of 8. Ensign Romyana Casparian has only recently been rewarded a position on a deep space station and already she is confronted with the dangers of working at the far edge of Federation space. Poisonous gas floods the station and Casparian is the only one to stay conscious, but for Casparian that is not her biggest moment of fear...
Unwritten Rules of Impossible Things
Price: Free! Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
What if someone - or something - stole one of your days? Just one, and you didn't know why, or what they had done with your life in that time? Young Philip Galvez and his friend Marcus Holmes found out for themselves when they decided to discover why there was a giant stuffed moose in a house down the road.
A Taste For Death Queens
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Death Queen of Neptune and the Head of the Ministry know the danger is growing. The Secret Defenders of the Solar System need both help and a bond if they are going to prevail against an unknown alien threat. The High House Htapele can provide this, with a five-way royal ritual of blood and sex. A series planetary romance. Bulays and Ghaavn #16.
Happy Slumbers
Series: Dragon City, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Argus Kirkham disappears, his older brother Alex returns to the city of his youth to join in the search, but finds himself instead at the edge of a baffling mystery he can neither see nor begin to understand, in this fourth and final re-mix of the Dragon City series.
Death Queen of Neptune
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Bulays and Ghaavn are called in to investigate why a frontier base on Neptune has gone silent. Ice monsters and an ancient, beautiful evil await. A series planetary romance. Bulays and Ghaavn #2
Hole
Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.25 from 8 reviews)
Sully Michaels built himself an underground shelter, in preparation of the end of the world. He couldn't know his shelter was missing the one thing he would need the most.
Ambition
Series: Perception. Price: Free! Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by Lee Strauss. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
AMBITION is a short story prequel to PERCEPTION, capturing the beginning of Noah and Zoe’s story from Noah’s POV. 5k = approximately 20 pages
Expressions of Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
You mind your own business, do your job, making the influential uncomfortable under your journalistic gaze, and what happens? Shadowy sources tell you the democratic system is compromised, the people behind it lean on your publisher to kill the story before you've got it, and your life could be ruined if you carry on. But at least they’re not trying to kill you. Oh sh... A 10,000 word novelette
The Saturn Mistress
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A nasty shock for the Death Queen of Neptune and her sisters combines with Bulays and Ghaavn finding out what really was going on within the Slave Ship of Space. A series planetary romance. Bulays and Ghaavn #20.
Prometheus mechanica
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: Dutch. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
ISBN 9781476188744 (heruitgegeven versie- december 2012) Dit verhaal is één van mijn persoonlijke favorieten. Het speelt zich af tijdens een apocalyptische oorlog, gevoerd tegen een kunstmatig en wreed wezen; Rogh, Meester der Meccans. *Uit uw waardering alstublieft met sterren en/of een reactie, of door mijn boek 'De negen cirkels' (Dark Fantasy met een knipoog) aan te schaffen. (Zilverbron)
Snowmaggedon
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Craiganmore-books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Strange snow creatures are attacking the small town of Haydens' Point and sending the residents into a panicked frenzy. Will the townsfolk be able to band together to eliminate this evil or, is it already too late?
Cosmonauta
Price: Free! Words: 7,920. Language: Italian. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
La fine del mondo di solito non inizia con una partita di calcio tra bambini, eppure tutto parte da qui. E dai litigi tra l’allenatore e Amedeo, che si fermano solo quando, durante il viaggio di ritorno, un grumo di carne e spuntoni d’ossa blocca loro la strada. Una creatura informe e obesa, che respira e si gonfia. Che cresce. Da dove proviene? Cosa cerca? O forse, da chi fugge?