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Time-Storm
By Louis Shalako
Price: Free! Words: 75,840. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Althea is the source of piezo-temporal crystals, which distort time and make interstellar space-flight possible. The planet is uninhabited, and the Company has a monopoly. Everyone has a secret, and with such a small wintering party, life can be pretty boring until everything goes terribly wrong. On Althea, staying alive is half the battle.
Ch05en: Episode 1
By William Dickstein
Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Frank is a twenty-something with a dream of delivering pizzas all of his life. Unfortunately for him, his parents have other plans. Frank's father wants him to take over their family's pizzeria and his mother wants to see his Ch05En gene, which destines him for greatness, come to fruition, so she may use him in one of her super villainous plots.
The Invisible War
By Stephen Landry
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
Short story about space marines, alien mutants, and love.
Whither Must I Wander
By David Haywood Young
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Jake’s just an average guy. Or at least he used to be. Sometimes it’s impossible to escape the past–and sometimes other people think whatever’s happening is brand-new, no matter how old the story truly is. All too often, trying to explain will only make matters worse. And chances are nobody’s listening anyway. Which might be exactly what you want…
Flight Risk
By Teresa Balin
Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Experience the great love and loss of a man who falls in love with a clandestine discovery.
It's The End Of The Universe As We Know It [And I Feel Scared]
By Michael Carter
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.25 star(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Huge metaphysical concept science-fiction, as discovered by a spaceship of idiots! This is silly light-hearted science-fiction in a flash. Also featuring monkeys in cummerbunds!!! Yes,really!
The Participants
By Brian Blose
Series: The Participants, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 33,670. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Zack is one of the immortal Observers watching the world on behalf of the Creator. He attracts the attention of other Observers when his suicide attempt fails. They believe he is the reincarnation of a rebellious Observer from a previous world and decide to punish him for his sins. Another Observer wants back the man she has loved through hundreds of worlds. But Zack isn't who they think.
Emozioni nella Nuvola: 1. Codice Killer
By Luca Rossi
Price: Free! Words: 13,360. Language: Italian. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
La libertà dell'uomo è a rischio. DataCom vuole il controllo di governi, comunicazioni e menti. Qual è il segreto della multinazionale? Chi ne è davvero alla guida ? E come sarà usato il pericoloso codice creato da Mario, il geniale programmatore? “Il codice killer” è il primo sensazionale capitolo di Emozioni nella Nuvola, la serie thriller fantascientifica creata da Luca Rossi.
Initial Profit
By Bruce Davis
Series: The Profit Logbook, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: American English. Published: September 9, 2013 by AKW Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of how Zack Mbele “acquired” the space freighter, "Profit".
Dr. Dan the Daredevil Dentist in , The Asteroid
By H Jason Schulz
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Dr. Dan is a dentist who also happens to be a daredevil! One day Dan's astronomer friend discovers an asteroid heading for the Earth! Can Dr. Dan stop the asteroid in time?
Touched by the Tithys
By Chris Turner
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
An up-and-coming healer must wield the infamous Tithys blade to protect her clan from the rival warrior-dans. The trouble is, how can she unleash its sinister power when she feels so much compassion for the enemy? A 4900 word heroic fantasy tale.
"Viewers Like You"
By Mary E. Lowd
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the future, androids will pay you to watch TV. (Originally published in The Lorelei Signal.)
Kadaverdisciplin
By Scott Crowder
Price: Free! Words: 20,730. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Years ago, Belro Addison’s wife betrayed him, and he found himself a slave. He holds no ill-will against her, though; the kyronite mines are where he belongs. But when rebellious fifth columnists make a pawn of him, they think they’re forcing him to choose between fire and fate. Unbeknownst to them, however, Belro would rather die than choose; to him there’s little difference between the two.
Alien Forever
By Andreas Ingo
Price: Free! Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(1.00 from 1 review)
Two space-travelers to meet on a barren planet. One from a dystopia, seeking life. One from an utopia, seeking death. Their destinies are about to collide...
The Devil Still Has My Lawnmower & Other Tales of the Weird
By Giando Sigurani
Price: Free! Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A man loans his lawnmower to the Devil and must make a trip to Hell to avoid a fine by the Homeowner's association. An extremely boring person negotiates the release of his chicken nugget (which contains the secret to universal peace, prosperity, and happiness) with some extragalactic aliens. A frustrated writer launches her manuscript into deep space, igniting a fierce war in the stars.
Serene
By John Stevenson
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There are many options to end the World, but it’s always someone; someplace far away who will. Someone who we can't control; it will be these distant people who will set the stage for Armageddon: but suppose it wasn’t, but instead that each one of us was given a choice in our own destruction; if each one of us inadvertently, and individually set the stage for total World annihilation.
The First Galactic Princess – A Bedtime Story
By Kevin A. Lyons
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
(3.00 from 1 review)
The first galactic princess is a little girl growing up in a wonderful place. She faces an ordinary problem with the help of a friend and the support of an understanding father. There are no spaceships, ancient prophecies or threatening aliens. There is, however, a hover car -- kids need to dream about hover cars!
Updown (Short Story)
By Simon Haynes
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Social services have come to take 10-year old Daniel away from his home and family, but his best friend Danny has other ideas ... A 1600 word Science Fiction story
OUT- When the Lights Go OUT
By Claire Standhart
Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Violet practically lives for technology, but when it goes out forever she needs to figure out who is responsible or be forced to live in the dark forever.
Alone
By Hickory Cole
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A man aimlessly wanders the streets of an empty world until he hears a mysterious voice that leads him through a red door that will help free him from the solitude he desperately hopes to escape.