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Spinning Diamonds
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Price: Free! Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
When the opportunity to come out of retirement and go on one last space mission presents itself, Vincent Lambert jumps at the chance to go down in history as the first belt miner. Unfortunately, dealing with corporate greed one hundred million kilometers away from Earth was not in the mission outline.
The Probe
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Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
The Probe is a very short science fiction story of exploration, destruction, and hope. It is inspiring and suitable for all audiences. It is freely usable for personal and educational non-commercial and non-profit use. Put a copy on your website. Share it with friends. Spread the word that the future does not have to be bad or grim.
Walter's Stupid Vacation
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A short story where the world's most coveted vacation destination is not where you'd first think.
There Honour Lies
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Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In the aftermath of a terrible battle, rash words and hasty actions see the elderly Lord John of Eastbrook challenge a much younger knight to a duel, a trial of arms that he knows he can not win.
Certain Death
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In a universe of immortality, are we so different? Why choose death?
In The Time Of Dying
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 132,440. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Earth was dying, so they left, in ships full of colonists and scientists, with soldiers to protect them. Hurling through space in a timeless sleep until the ship's computers wake them. But when they do, it's clear things have gone horribly wrong. They're on an alien world in permanent darkness, frightened . . . but not alone.
The Engines of Dawn
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,540. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2009 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The great engines of the Enamorati have enabled humanity to travel the stars, but at what cost? Little is known of the jealously guarded engines while a complacent humanity slowly loses its edge and becomes increasingly dependent on mysterious alien technologies.
Antithesis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,820. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2009 by Cooper's Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
An entomologist seeking answers as to how ants communicate goes to Namibia searching of her long-lost mentor. She finds the answers, but is faced with a question she cannot answer. It's a story of one person’s hunt for the truth. An ‘old school’ work of science fiction, it questions our homocentric view of the universe and our place in it.
Honest, the Martian Ate Your Dog
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A man on the run from his wife's wrath after selling her dog. A dozen crash-landed bounty hunter clones. An alien on the tracks of the man who scammed him. An intergalactic detective looking for a mysterious artefact. Above all, a world which is familiar but yet is slightly off - legalized bribery, cities run by gangsters, mysterious sects which believe in the power of jokes.
Translight
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Series: Galactic Alliance. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,680. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
(3rd edition) Earth has developed a stardrive. The stars are now ours - or so we think. Others have gotten there before us. Facing isolation within our own star system, Earth is forced to form a united government and join the Consortium. Humans, however, have a knack for getting into trouble and it doesn't take long before things start to unravel. This is book one of the Galactic Alliance series
Dreamer: A Novel of the Silent Empire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,670. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2009 by Book View Cafe. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Rust is just one planet among many in the Empire of Human Unity. It's nothing special...except that it's home to an unknown boy who may be the most powerful Silent telepath ever born. For now, only Kendi Weaver of the Children of Irfan knows about the boy. But power like that can't remain hidden for long--and every government in the galaxy will be willing to go to war to control him.
But As A Soldier, For His Country
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Series: Serious Tales of Tomorrow. Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Harker was a good soldier--so good that the Army kept resurrecting him to fight its wars forever and ever into the future, with no hope of ever getting free.
Commonwealth Universe: Modern Era: Sunsinger Chronicles Book 1: Sunsinger
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Series: Commonwealth Universe, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,970. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The alien Mashrami have invaded sectors of space occupied by Humans. They won't communicate and they won't share -- there is nothing the Commonwealth Fleet can do other than fight, and evacuate the colony worlds that lie in the path of the Mashrami fleet. The colony on Lenga is one of those facing the Mashrami threat. Bain, an orphan boy, has his life turned upside down when he is included in...
A Sailor on the Sea of Humanity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
If you had a terrible secret, perhaps you'd find time dilation has its uses...
Disposable
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Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A rant about the transitory nature of modern technology. A 1,500 word short story.
Fire Starter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010 by Tift Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When Belden was blamed for using his fire talent to melt all the candles in the classroom, he was threatened with mind wiping. He was also not impressed when Casi asked for his help to understand how his fire talent worked. Was it so she could control his talent? Should he help her?
Gamearth
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Series: Gamearth, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,340. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When four players decide to end their game, the characters inside the world of Gamearth (warriors, scholars, and the few remaining wielders of magic) band together to keep their land from vanishing.
Core Values
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Price: Free! Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Inspired by real life and ripped from the daily headlines, ‘Core Values’ is a parody of a 1950’s drive-in movie sci-fi thriller. Charles Henry Brubaker is the other guy. Everything bad happens to poor old Chuck. When everything is going well, that is not the true test. It's when everything and everyone is against you. It's what you do then. That is the measure of a man.
A Tale of Two Vampires: Reunited
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Price: Free! Words: 23,790. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the second installment of A Tale of Two Vampires and tells us about Milo and all he has encountered prior to his reunion with Lexie.
Step on the Sun
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Series: Council of Three, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,090. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In Book 1 of the Council of Three series, Amy, Paul and Frank rescue an old priest. Believing that the One Who Tests, God’s name on other planets, sent them to him, the priest asks them to take something to his home planet. On nearby planets they find spiders, aliens, bandits and slavers. Safer on Earth? They were being followed, and their off-planet watchers have instructions to kill them if…