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Pull The Trigger by Elizabeth Altenbach
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Agents of the rebellion infiltrate a government headquarters in order to obtain proof that illegal human experimentation is being performed.
We The Peoples by Philip JN Cohen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An exploration of the dimensions of patriotism and politics. "We The Peoples" follows the story of new army recruit Caleb Quinn as he grapples to understand his post-revolutionary world. In the heat of battle he is captured by the enemy, spending time in a POW camp. Upon his return home, he finds himself isolated from his friends and comrades, and bolts into the sewer. Will he make it out alive?
Messages from the Borderlands: Bad Man by Angela Baker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 and represented by Wize Willow. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Messages from the Borderlands are diaries and stories left behind after the earth was destroyed. These tragic and early survivor stories are uncovered and shared. Acts of desperation, treachery and violence are the norm in the post-apocalyptic world of the Borderlands, but occassionally, there is also hope. Bad Man is the story of one of these desperate survivors.
Cindy's Power by Bandido94
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a normal world with normal people get acquainted with the main character Cindy. After an accident she discovers a power that will radically change your life. Discover the adventures that goes. Romance. Drift in her life and discovers a wonderful world.
Waverly Woods Protector by James Donovan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After being told he was adopted on his 18th birthday Patrick Waverly sets out to find his birth parents. He boards a plane, strikes up a conversation with a passenger next to him. What happens next will change his life forever.
The Soul Project 6 The Loss Of The Article by Michael Arnold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
If there was anything that Kaleen of Dark-13 would have wished besides being alive and powerful, endowed of superpowers, it would be taking revenge against those who had taken the lives of her friends, and who had destroyed her planet.
Tollyported: Two Spins of a Quantum Yarn by Fiona Tanzer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pete Sanderson the physicist was after The Big Prize - and teleporting a sheep seemed to be just the demonstration he needed to convince the sceptics…. But what really happens to a teleported sheep? In true quantum style, two humorous yarns each give a different spin on Pete’s teleportation project.
To Kill an Assassin - The Priors, Episode 12 by Weston Kincade
Price: Free! Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Chapters 11 – 16 Mutations abound in far-reaching worlds and some planes are being devastated by war. The PASTOR agency has an agenda to do so much more… including ruling them all. After fighting off one wave of altered black-ops soldiers and Leodenin, Juno and the rest of the team are set on escaping. They bought some time, but the skeletal city is looking more appealing.
The Wayouts—Five Futuristic Fables by Rob Errera
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Inside The Wayouts, you'll find: GALILEO RETURNS An alien race sends humanity mysterious—and menacing—messages to Earth. MATE A lost space traveler plays chess with God. BRIDE OF BLUES BOY V6.0 Musical robots struggle with love, romance, and human oppression. ENLIGHTENMENT UPON MEETING GOD A guardian angel comes ... AND NOW, TO BED Time to go to sleep...forever.
Sarah's Queen Anne Bar and Sometime Interplanetary Travel Agency by Margaret E. Castle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by Towhee Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sarah's bar doubles as an interplanetary waystation for visiting aliens. When a cat, a crow and a four-foot blob of talking green goo walk into the bar, and the gooball informs Sarah and her otherworldly bartender that it needs transportation off Earth right now (or the Earth is doomed -- of course), her only recourse is the emergency portal in the basement. The one she calls "The Vortex of Hell."
A Warning Taken: Stranded in Time 5 by Carl Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
The alien world of Fesquay will soon come under attack. Will President Kunan Slaan of Jakarta warn the aliens in advance? Indigo Pavun Kiro arrives in Zurich to stage an assault on The Society’s headquarters. He has everything planned except the outcome. But the Society has other tricks up its sleeve...
Becoming the Cyborg by Steven Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Marshall Aram is dying, his old body slowly falling apart. His immense wealth, however, gives him the opportunity to beat back the cold fingers of death slowly encircling him by replacing his failing limbs and organs with robotic components. Piece by piece, Marshall becomes something neither man nor machine. Where will it stop?
Apollyon's Saint Land of Literature by Zachary Koukol
Series: Apollyon's Saint, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The eighth part in the series Apollyon's saint. The war with the god's is raging and Apollyon's legion is taking over earth. Gabriel escapes Apollyon in the grasps of death herself. While imprisoned by the angel of death Gabriel meets a schizophrenic writer, a mass murdering jester, and a serial killer. His curse from Apollyon sends him on a crash course through their horrific past.
Zara's Power by John Alexander Rawson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 9, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Inspirational
Zara’s Power A unique and riveting story delivering a new power with unimaginable consequences. This story is a fast-paced, zany and insightful blend of action and science fiction with spiritual themes. Compelling, and utterly enjoyable!
Paradigms by Derek Paterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An offworld research station is about to be fried unless its suspicious crew can learn to trust an ex-military rogue Artificial Intelligence to protect them. Sci-Fi short story, circa 8,000 words.
A Union in Death by J Alan Erwine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
As the end of the world approaches, a young couple is faced with some difficult choices, because not everyone will be allowed to leave the Earth.
Welcome To The Future by Edward M. Grant
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Banchixi Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
No-one expects to find alien life in NGC 2419. But when the first probes encounter a dirty, industrial planet somewhere no human is known to have been, the race is on to be the first to welcome its inhabitants into the galactic community. Will it be two poker-playing starships, or The Future, for whom pretension is a vocation, not just a way of life? A 5,500 word science fiction short story.
The Virtual Maze by Jonathan Carreau
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: American English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It was just another day of job training, Oz thought. Jack into this virtual reality machine and perform dangerous tasks without risks, he was told. He jacks in, does what's asked of him, but now can't get out. Cut off from the real world, Oz must now navigate a digital maze of a world back into reality, or stay stuck in the virtual world forever.
Robbie vs. Scotch by Jack Foehammer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
World famous telepath George Stanson has enjoyed a long and enviable career that could rival that of most rock stars. It has given him everything, except someone he can talk to as an equal. That is, until computer science had an unexpected breakthrough in artificicial intelligence development that gives just what he asked for.
Apex Magazine - Issue 31 by Apex Publications
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The December 2011 issue of Apex Magazine contains work by Sarah Monette, E.E. Knight, Christopher Barzak, Michael Pevzner, Sandi Leibowitz, FJ Bergmann, and an interview with Jennifer Pelland. Cover art by Galen Dara Apex Magazine is edited by Hugo Award-winner Lynne M. Thomas.