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Very Bloody Mary by Federico Negri
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: Italian. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Un cocktail preparato in un futuro distopico. Cinque minuti di lettura, proiettati nel buio di una situazione improvvisa, eccitante e terribilmente disperata.
I-Gynoid by CL Smothers
Series: I-Gynoid. Price: Free! Words: 133,410. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Since the moment she achieved consciousness and became self aware, Kala hated the limitations and constraints of a nonphysical world. Inside her being resided an overwhelming drive that demanded fulfillment: the need to escape the virtual existence that held her prisoner.
Oil to Ashes 1, "Picnic" (Linc Freemore Apocalyptic Thriller Series) by Lee Brait
Series: Oil To Ashes. Price: Free! Words: 12,080. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
"As usual his morning commute took him past that simple wooden cross, planted above the pit with the charred sides. And as usual Linc's stomach turned at the thought of it happening to the next child." The war on terror has escalated to a nihilistic brawl for oil. Brutal and incessant gang violence now rules the headlines. Linc Freemore discovers how far he's willing to blur the lines.
Hare-um Scare-um by Patrick O'Duffy
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(3.00 from 1 review)
In the future, the Earth is still recovering from alien invasion, conquest and liberation; civilisation is shattered, the sky is broken and the world will never be the same. But Nadger doesn't understand any of that. All he knows is that it's time to hide before the other kids find him!
The Bones of St. Isis by Chris Turner
Price: Free! Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A burglary gone bad forces a young thief on an impromptu adventure to faraway Parnoss, the city of the Magi. Under the sway of a new master he is gifted with synchronistic sight by a strange set of prophetic bones, but is it enough to take on the mysterious and formidable Magistrar? Heroic fantasy, 9900 words.
Los hijos de Caín - El rescate by Cesar Whaite
Price: Free! Words: 20,150. Language: Spanish. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Los hijos de Caín es una corporación mercenaria secreta, dedicada a eliminar gobiernos en planetas escasamente poblados, débiles, y a capturar nativos de esos planetas para llevarlos al mercado de esclavos. Los hijos de Caín tienen un enemigo implacable, la corporación Minera espacial (Minespa), líder galáctica en minería espacial, aleaciones exóticas, cibernética e inventores gravíticos.
Life Trade by Adam Bender
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: American English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
What if a stranger took over the part of your best friend? In "Life Trade," a would-be screenwriter seeks answers after his buddy is replaced by someone new. He discovers a matching website for people who want to trade places.
Solar Cycle 24 by Darrel Bird
Price: Free! Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(3.00 from 1 review)
An Amateur radio operator discovers a signal coming from space where it ought not to be. He and his wife are carried off to a government facility; their every day life turned upside down. Soon they realize that they must get out at all costs as they learn more about Solar Cycle 24.
Litter Thugs by James Field
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.33 from 3 reviews)
What should we do with those louts who leave their litter behind them wherever they go? Would they think twice if their rubbish automatically ended up between their bed sheets? Alf and Bert 'borrow' one of Trevor Cloud's half-finished experiments and start a revenge campaign against the litterbugs. Which would be fine, except human error and half-finished experiments make a poor combination…
Ishan by Ravi Chen
Price: Free! Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Rookie medic E. Hidalgo takes reader on a terrifying journey. Two months after the events of "Reapers of the Damned" the dreaded mega corporation, Gemcore deploys RRT-99; to investigate the aftermath of the worst industrial incident in the company's history. Amongst the rubble the team comes across a startling discovery. The repercussions of which will be felt in the higest chambers of power.
Valhalla by Sam Seudo
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a near future, humans have created a virtual reality “Heaven.” But eternal bliss may not be all it’s cracked up to be. When a disillusioned young woman is confronted by a lover from her past, she discovers that preserving her free will might cost her everything.
A fantastic story of Iianng Williot senior by Giovanni Maria Plasmati
Price: Free! Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Williot senior who managed to succeed in life without help from anyone and this has constituted, as always, his pride. Everything flows peacefully until Williot does not feel able to help but also its reflection in the mirror that sucks in the mirror at home and then on Iianng finds himself living an amazing journey through the prison system of the planets rich in many situations.
Punchline by Renato Carreira
Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
Num futuro longínquo em que a razão reina suprema, a descoberta de um artefacto proveniente de uma era devastada por emoções primitivas traz o caos a uma estação arqueológica remota. (1 de 2 elaborações sobre piada arqueológica)
Caelarus by Sabrina Miller
Price: Free! Words: 70,370. Language: American English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After being diagnosed with a terminal illness, Samantha Calloway, a twenty-something astronomy professor, reconsiders and decides to take part in a government funded exoplanet research project which is as secretive as it is risky, but after she goes missing, her fiancé journeys to the distant Earth-like planet Caelarus to ascertain her fate.
Elevator by Dallas Releford
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This is a short story about NASA's plan to build a elevator from the earth to 22,000 miles out into space. Elevator is a science fiction story based on true events.
Revenge: Book 1 of the T.E.N. series by Terry Persun
Price: Free! Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(5.00 from 1 review)
In this exciting thriller, Tempest Eugene Nesbit (T.E.N.) runs from the government—the government that ordered his wife to be killed and is now hunting him down. The top secret project he worked on was shut down, but why? His bodyguard and friend may have the answers, and hands Ten a list of who made the final decision about the project and his life sentence. Now, it's his turn to act.
Without You by Craig Allen
Price: Free! Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Watching Anna die was horrifying. But Eric can change it. Again and again, he goes back in time to stop her from dying... and yet she keeps dying. It's as if fate wants her dead. But fate has nothing to do with it. The government that oppresses the people know if Anna lives, they can never exist. As they try to kill her, Eric tries to save her, because a world without her is unthinkable.
Kemamonits Library by Paul Edwards
Series: Kemamonit, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 25,780. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When her library's search spell swallow's up a person, Kemamonit and her apprentice must travel to a dangerous world to get him back.