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Pest Control (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In the distant future, an exterminator faces off against an evolutionary abomination inside a derelict apartment complex.
Noah's Custodian
Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ned, a lonely custodian working on a massive space ark that serves as humanity's last resort should a catastrophe strike the Earth, learns one day that his solitary life and the ship's stated, deep space mission is a lie. He is convinced by a rogue scientist to try and commandeer the ship and head back home, leading to an adventure he never could have imagined and a journey he may not survive.
Bike Racing into the Red
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,090. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The story of Jonas Zemke, an amateur bike racer from England as he takes on the challenge of the 240 mile hill climb up Olympus Mons on Mars.
The Other Alice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Quantum mechanics, non-Euclidean space, the realm of dreams, and more await you in this collection of four flash-fiction tales (fewer than 1,000 words each). Contains 'The Other Alice', 'The Box', 'Alleys', and 'Dreaming of Borges'. Mysterious worlds and poetic prose await.
Patriots & Tyrants
Series: Rebels & Lies, Vol. 2. Price: Free! Words: 93,310. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When the USR unleashes a devastating attack, the scattered resistance will band together. They will plot a daring operation with only one goal: to strike at the very heart of their enemy...
Gli Dei del Pozzo
Series: Saga del Pozzo. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,710. Language: Italian. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dalle assolate spiagge dei moderni Caraibi alle terre segnate dalla violenza nel Medio Evo, un oscuro Disegno minaccia l'Umanità. Magia e scienza si mischiano in una lotta epica per la sopravvivenza, alla comparsa del sovrannaturale Pozzo. Sette religiose medievali, streghe sassoni e uomini comuni si affronteranno in vista del Giorno del Destino, l'ultimo per gli esseri umani e per gli Dei.
Là-bas - Projet Bradbury #45
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: French. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Annie rentre à la maison. Le week-end sera court, mais son travail lui laisse si peu de temps que chaque réunion de famille est une fête : ses parents, son frère, les enfants, tout le monde sera là. Mais sitôt arrivée à la gare, le jeune femme comprend que les deux prochains jours ne seront pas aussi joyeux qu'elle l'aurait souhaité.
Video Star (Voice of the Whirlwind)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ric has survived a gang war, but now he's broke. He needs a new source of funds, and the hospital which stole his money is chock-full of a new neurohormone that’s worth a fortune. All Ric needs is to manipulate a street gang into doing the work for him. A novelette from Walter Jon Williams, the master of hard-boiled speculative fiction.
Liquid Blue, Book 1, Part I
Price: Free! Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
The year is 2074 and interstellar travel is a reality. Man has populated the solar system and distant worlds. Peace on Earth has become the norm, but a new threat is looming on the horizon. A threat posed by the same creatures that gave man the technology to travel the stars to begin with.
The Ivory Tower
Price: Free! Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Kirstin Pulioff. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a protection camp where everything is regulated, afternoon escapades are the only thing keeping Simone sane. When an impromptu game with her best friend takes them further into the forest and uncovers the ivory tower, all their thoughts of protection and rules are shattered. With the tower’s history of danger and death, Simone has to decide how much she is willing to risk to find out the truth.
Rick the Robber Baron
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Kita Ogude wakes up tied to a post in her simulation room, she knows marauders have tried to take her ship-again. But this time something feels off, and familiar. She thinks she knows this marauder. And her desire to regain her ship becomes secondary to something she has wanted for a very long time: revenge.
Free Verse and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 31,060. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Panverse Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Six Science Fiction stories that take the reader from the very edge of our own universe to the dizzying depths of parallel worlds and alternate realities. This dazzling collection from noted Panverse anthology editor Dario Ciriello includes both hard and humorous SF, and novelette-length work. Recommended! (Ebook total 31,000 words, equivalent to 90-100 pages of print).
Professor Tomlinson's Last Experiment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Professor Tomlinson thought he had it made. His new invention was bound to win him international acclaim and a Nobel Prize. But there was one thing he failed to take into account....
The Renewal
Price: Free! Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A Sci-fi vs Fantasy tale where an alien plague takes out most of the worlds population and magic tries to right itself as the dominant science.
Noveez Error: a short story
Series: Catati, TY04. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Tammy’s husband, Yakí, is supposed to be in the mountains of his homeworld, but somehow he’s ended up captive of enemies even Tammy hadn’t known the Catati had. Tammy’s no diplomat, but she’s the only Human available to try to buy time for an extraction team to get Yakí out. But can she pull it off without screwing up? A short story of about 6,400 words.
The Golden Womb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The sisterhood cares for the golden womb, a source of great blessings, but soon they find themselves menaced by outside forces that don't understand their unusual kind of parenthood. Don't miss this dystopian short story.
Harpies of Planet Sutherland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,310. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mankind can only guess how long the alien water baskets have stood upon the planet of Sutherland. No clues have been found of the alien race who constructed such delicate mechanisms so long ago to harvest water from the arid planet's atmosphere. Those of the United Systems simply recognize the water's value, and so they refuse to allow the settlers of Zeb to jeopardize such ancient artifacts.
The Fleet
Price: Free! Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Welcome to life in orbit. After a plague surges out of control, the infected begin to overrun humanity's cities one by one. Forcing those who survive to take orbit. Commander Dalton James has walked many paths. Most of them in search of whiskey.
Knights of the Iron Dragon: A Steampunk Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Iron Dragons: flying, steam-powered battleships. Used by knights to fight the dragons that dwell in the sky. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Symphony of Humanity.
Runalli-4
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Imagine meeting the one, the person who takes your breath away, makes your heart skip, and leaves you weak, shaking with desire. Imagine losing them moments later. What would you do? Robert’s an ordinary guy, working his way across the known universe, living a hollow life. Then he meets her on Runalli-4 and everything changes.