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Not Enough Hours in the Day by Edgar Million
Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Catherine Porter is drowning in life. Kids. Husband. Job. Not enough hours in the day. Then she finds a way to pause time. A way to become Mrs Perfect. The yummy mummy who has it all. Can anyone 'have it all' though?
Artifact by Kirstyn Farias
Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Noon wishes fate would give him a break. He's survived an attack from an ancient robot and just wants to go home. Also his body might be dying, and he's stranded in the middle of nowhere. He should really know better by now. This short story takes place in a lush, overgrown post apocalyptic world where the majority of the population are descendants of genetic experiments and have strange powers.
Infinity Squad by Shuvom Ghose
Series: Infinity Squad. Price: Free! Words: 90,990. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.50 from 2 reviews)
2nd Lt. Jonah Forrest is finding out that having infinite lives doesn't make war any easier. Or make a Hell-Spider's claws hurt any less. Or his General's suicide orders any more sane. But if they start getting 'kills' the old fashioned way (lying), how hard will he and Infinity Squad work to take the easy way out, in the midst of war on an alien planet where EVERYTHING is trying to kill them?
A. K. A. The Alien: series 3 by Lindsay Tomlinson
Price: Free! Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ben has to deal with the new crew of the Bonaventure, suspicious officers within Min-XR, and some troublesome fish. Meanwhile he has taken up Finnish and is experimenting with the common cold. This is the third in the series of snippet stories about Ben the alien and his life amongst humans.
Rayne by Roger Schultz
Series: The Rayne Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 95,850. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Rayne has been fighting for her life on a distant planet with no hope of rescue. When help finally arrives, it becomes a mixed blessing, because something is not right in her head. Psychological trauma, rage, and bitterness are the least of her worries as she fights for control over her mind and for her freedom from the forces that seek to contain her.
John and the People of the Earth by Christopher Bennett
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A giant human brain has appeared above the atmosphere of the Earth and has begun broadcasting its unsettling thoughts to all the citizens of the Earth, bringing them to the brink of insanity and apocalypse. Marion, an unsettled sociopath, decides this is the best thing to ever happen to him, and he must meet the owner of the mysterious, hideous brain.
Two Psychics in a Typhus Epidemic by Kenny Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA(4.50 from 2 reviews)
“It was the year of our Lord 1837; the city was Philadelphia. I was a schoolmaster by trade, a psychic by hobby, and in bed by typhus.”
Pathspace by Matthew Kennedy
Series: The Metaspace Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 129,930. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Long after failing alien technology crashed Earth's civilization, tech exposure has developed people who can weave metaspace: wizards. In a struggle to bring together the shards of America, will it be reunification under democracy - the revival of the Union? Or will it be consolidation by conquest, as a tyrant pursues dreams of empire? The path we take will determine our future.
Three Speeches by Jeff Bakkensen
You set the price! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A high school graduation speech goes terribly awry. This short story first appeared in First Stop Fiction, February, 2014.
Ice Cracker II by Lindsay Buroker
Price: Free! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.45 from 11 reviews)
She’s wanted for crimes against the throne. He’s the empire’s most notorious assassin. With bounties on their heads and soldiers hunting them, they’re not likely candidates for heroics. But when they unearth a plot against the military’s premier ice breaking ship, they may be the only ones who can thwart the saboteurs...if the soldiers don't kill them first.
Djinnx'd (The Tamar Black Saga #1) by Nicola Rhodes
Price: Free! Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.44 from 16 reviews)
** New Edit ** "Your wish is my command!" What would you wish for if you were offered three wishes? When poor little rich girl, Tamar, found a dirty old bottle in the river and released an ancient and powerful Djinn, she decided to go for the big one, the wish to end all wishes. Well, it seemed like a good idea at the time..
Uprising by Justin Kemppainen
Price: Free! Words: 134,080. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.43 from 21 reviews)
The Citizens of Haven have finally realized their dream; separation. They have ascended. A new layer has been placed upon the city, sealing anyone they deem unfit down below. In the dark slums beneath the city, something has been set in motion that will usher in a change. Something that will rattle the city of Haven to its core and forever alter the lives of everyone within.
Tsar Wars: Agents of ISIS, Book 1 by Stephen Goldin
Series: The Agents of ISIS. You set the price! Words: 62,860. Language: American English. Published: March 2, 2010 by Parsina Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.43 from 7 reviews)
With humanity scattered throughout the galaxy, the Empire is the only force for order across the stars. But the tsar's been in a coma for five years, and his grand-niece, the only apparent heir, is only 14 years old. The task of preserving the Empire now falls to two untrained--but far from unskilled--agents of the Imperial Special Investigation Service. Can they save the Empire from destruction?
At First, You Hear The Silence by Mark Fuller Dillon
Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.40 from 5 reviews)
At thirteen, Philippe can see his father trapped in a world of secrets and silence, a world with no place for honesty or courage. But when the walls of that world fall apart, and something from outside breaks in, the silence becomes a warning shout... and Philippe will be tested in ways his father could never imagine. This is a dark modern fantasy, suitable for Young Adult to Adult readers.
Zombpunk: STEM by Christopher Blankley
Series: Zombpunk, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,890. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.40 from 5 reviews)
When the world finally runs out of food, will the living envy the (un)dead?
Mariposa (2173) by B.B. Irvine
Series: Spacer Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 110,410. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.40 from 5 reviews)
On a survey of planet Deepstrike, 34 light years from Earth, newly promoted Space Fleet Ensign Xiu-Li Chen uses her butterfly swords and fierce determination to survive first contact with the Qet, a violent human-like alien species. The first of a 12 book S.F. series starting in 2173 that follows Xiu-Li Chen's InterWorld Group Space Fleet career from "Crewper" to Captain.
Jesika's Angel by Bob Craton
You set the price! Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Ages ago, an apocalypse isolated a remote world from the rest of the galaxy. Now nations and cities are re-building, growing, and re-discovering technology. Except, that is, in a fringe area where people live happily and peacefully despite poverty. There,a little girl is protected by her 'guardian angel,' a man with super-human abilities, lost memory, and a deep dark secret.
Strange New World (Artifice: Episode One) by K. P. Alexander
Series: Artifice, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,290. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Opening your coat closet and unexpectedly discovering a portal into another world can be a slightly jarring experience. Spotting a dragon staring back at you through said portal should have sent any sane person running for the hills. Transported to the exotic city of Iathera, complete with magic and its own cast of eccentric characters, John decides to take an impromptu vacation.
XIN: The Veiled Genocides by Robert Moons
Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Adventure » Action(4.40 from 5 reviews)
We are not alone in the galaxy, but soon we will be. The greatest civilizations in the Galaxy are disappearing without a trace. The future history of our Galaxy has been irrevocably changed.