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The Android Who Became a Human Who Became an Android by Scott William Carter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
It ain't easy being a private investigator in a galaxy that spans thousand of worlds — especially when you make the mistake of putting your heart on the line. When an old flame of Dexter Duff's shows up out of the blue, claiming her rich husband is missing, Duff has mixed feelings about getting involved.
9th Street Blues by Trevor Zaple
You set the price! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What was once old is new again, and after years of environmental neglect the Dust Bowl returns to Oklahoma. Young Tommy is a bicycle courier that delivers his adoptive father's drugs to their customers, but on his last day there is a twist of fate that changes his life forever.
Eyes in the Sky by Cliff Burns
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An alternative history where the Space Age never happened and less conventional types of espionage and surveillance are being employed...
The Pathways of Depot Verde by Jill Zeller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Neuronal Atrophy, "Spacer's Dementia" is spreading through the solar system. Miles comes to Depot Verde to pick up where his dead ex-wife Natalie left off. But can he uncover her secret cure in time to help their daughter Lily, before the Pharma cuts off the supply? Includes FREE SF short story, "Electric Pathways of the Heart."!
Apocalyptic and Dystopian Tales by Celesta Thiessen
Price: Free! Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Apocalyptic and Dystopian Tales is a collection of fourteen, inspirational short stories: Too Late For Life? Once in a Black Moon Light Speed to Nowhere Green They Came From the Sea Lucy, the P.I. Research Hope The Call White The Carefully Wound Clock Count to Ten World War Four Escaping Darkness
Lucid Dreaming - January 2014 by Darryl Wood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The January issue includes, "Drowning in Dreams." A group of writers begin to experience for real the dreams they're having.
Gently Down the Stream by J. Timothy Bagwell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 by Harp Seal Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A drug that induces lucid dreaming has revolutionized remote robotics. Operators can now bond completely with their artificial bodies, working better, harder, and longer in harsh environments like Titan. An unscrupulous general uses the technology to create an army of super-soldiers he can control by holding their bodies hostage. One of his victims has a plan to defeat him. But will it succeed?
Pod N by Michael D. Britton
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A confused firefighter. A distraught new bride. A police detective and a coroner with an unsolvable mystery. And one terrified man, torn from his reality. Is there any chance for Chance Bellamy to escape his otherworldly captors and find Summer once again? Can the power of love bridge the unfathomable distances of space and time? Find out, in Pod N.
TECH WARS: The Collection by Kenneth Guthrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
This e-book contains 5 stories. The Tank series cover the antics of a group of cyborg contractors who aim to make a profit from the world’s never ending war. Synthesis is a short about humanity’s fight against an unknown alien force and the actions of one man/machine in that war. Finally, Iraq 2050 looks at what the world could be like if the Iraq war escalated into a world war.
The Jerks of Gleise 581e by Jeremy Plothow
You set the price! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(5.00 from 1 review)
When humanity finally discovers intelligent life in our universe, we're in for a surprise - they're jerks!
Cave of Wonders by Russ Crossley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's the 1960's and times are complicated but, like any two twelve year old boys, and best friends, they love to explore the woods. When they stumble into a mysterious cave they travel to the past and discover a past neither of them know. A past that will change both their futures. A tale of family and secrets born in turbulent times.
A Mirrors Beginning: John Brooks by KG Stutts
Series: Mirror. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by MidnightRose. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
High school drop out, former addict, now fights for intergalactic peace. John Brooks enters the ISC in this, a prequel to Mirror Image.
Second Wave: A Trip to the Zoo by Derek Elkins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2013 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
With the first wave, they took out a third of the human population. With the second wave, they make us take out the rest.
TideBreakers: Death On Foils by Duncan Stockwell
Series: TideBreakers. Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A TideBreakers short story: A reviewer for DiveWings magazine finds himself tangled in the aftermath of a bizarre crime.
Harvest of Planet Earth by Bruce Carnahan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
What if humans didn’t originate on Earth at all, but were transplanted here from far away for diabolical purposes? What if the end of the world really isn’t the end? Or angels not so angelic? How could the global warming movement be alien in origin? Experience the horrific ordeal of Tom Nolan when a catastrophic encounter with a mysterious stranger destroys everything he knew to be true.
A Singular Solution by J Alan Erwine
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When it's decided that the ultimate weapon must be unleashed against the Earth, one man has to decide between following orders and disobeying, and then he must decide what to do when facing the consequences.
The Fisherman and the Genie by Gilles Messier
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Adam is the greatest 12-year-old chemist in the world - at least, as far as he knows. To prove his prowess, he attempts his most audacious feat yet: an experiment that will bring the fundamental forces of the universe to the confines of his potting-shed laboratory - and forever cement his reputation.
Drabble Harvest #2 - The Other Side Of The Portal by Terrie Relf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This volume contains drabbles inspired by the theme of 'the other side of the portal.' Some are funny, some are poignant, some even have a point. All are enjoyable. Come see how our contestants approached the portal concept.
Neptune's Angel by Rosie Oliver
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Meet C.A.T., a robotic feline with self-learning capabilities. Oh, by the way, self-learners are illegal on the Triton Base. If its abilities are discovered, it will be terminated, so it's been keeping a low profile. Until now!