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Sub-categories: Adventure | General | Short stories | Space opera | Apocalyptic | Utopias & dystopias | Military | Hard sci-fi | High tech | Steampunk & retropunk | Cyberpunk
No Explanations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
(4.80 from 10 reviews)
I am not a parrot. I am not a child. I am not stupid. I am an independent spacer, the successful captain of a cargo hauler, who just so happens to have autism. I do not like loud noises, smelly food or pets. That’s it. That’s all. So please, stop calling me a hero.
Hunanimitus
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 20. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: French. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Alternative history
D'expérience en expérience, le funambule acoustique fait ses gammes, cherchant dans l'improbable, à s'accorder au va-et-vient d'une réalité élastique. . Les terrestres étant au sommet de l'absurde, l'acrobate cherche et trouve, dans ce vingtième épisode, un contraste enrichissant.
Alder's World Part One: Mass 17
Price: Free! Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015 by Dryden House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Samuel Alder and the crew of the League of Planet's deep space research vessel, "The Duster" encounter a mysterious protoplanetary disc and become embroiled in a struggle for survival that challenges the role of humans in a universe more wonderful, more spectacular and more terrifying than they ever imagined.
Stasis Shock
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
To Ethan Cook, a college student studying programming, stasis gaming was a part of his life as much as eating lunch. Stasis froze the body in time and with a proper interface, he could accomplish almost anything in his fantasy world. It was better than real life. However, stasis came with a cost. A body tuned to that physiological state could sometimes relapse, a condition called stasis shock.
Space Knight
Price: Free! Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Oskar Frei, Fissure Class Space Knight and overly energetic employee of the intergalactic police force known as Libra. The collateral damage he causes on a daily basis makes him almost not worth hiring, but after saving a planet from a Varaxian Worm, Libra sends him a personal request. Against his interests, however, Libra is sending someone to make sure he plays it safe.
I Am Not.
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
(Part 3) Susan and her assistant, Denesh, have succeeded in their quest to create a sentient computer...
Fallen
Price: Free! Words: 36,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Joey Dursky, a normal high school student athlete can't seem to shake a recurring dream. One morning he begins to see his small town atmosphere thrown into chaos. His friends, family, and neighbors begin to act very strange. He can do things he never thought physically possible. Torn in multiple directions and afraid of whats going on around him, he must find and protect Lila at all costs.
End Of Times
Series: Terran Chronicles Short Stories, Book 4 · Terran Chronicles Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This is the forth short story belonging to the Terran Chronicles Universe. Events in this story take place during the latter part of book four, Alliance. End of Times follows a number of key people, including Lisa and Johnny, as they attempt to survive the Atlan attack on Earth.
Across the Seas of Angar
Series: The Adventures of the Galileo Surviors on Angar. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,400. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Janet Rice. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The God Kala has sent messengers to the Hotmo Empire to perform miracles and proclaim His glory. Who are these messengers, and what does this mean for Republic of Siva-Tonka, founded on the rejection of belief in a cruel god? Hila Moga of Military Intelligence must lead a team of agents across the seas of the world of Angar to find the Messengers and neutralize them, by any means necessary.
Silver City Book 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,200. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When a virus breaks out in Silver City, death is inevitable, or is it?
Old Tales Retold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,100. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 3, 2015 by Howling Wolf Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A sci-fi twist on nine traditional fairy tales where the damsels aren't necessarily in distress and sometimes the princes are the ones in need of rescue. And happily ever after doesn't have to mean married.
Episode Five: The Phantom of the Jungle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode Five, Space and Galaxy must battle sleep deprivation and a mysterious Phantom in the middle of a dangerous jungle.
Episode Four: Never Work with Old Bosses
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode Four, Galaxy's old boss hires Galaxy and Space to retrieve something stolen from her.
Episode Three: Mother
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,400. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode Three, Space must protect his mother from killers who want her dead.
Episode Two: Rocky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode Two, Space must stop an evil rock from trying to take over their ship.
Episode One: Lights, Camera, Impact!
Price: Free! Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode One, Galaxy must defend the life of a famed holofilm director from a mysterious assassin on a barren, hostile world.
Lanterns In The Morning
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
Molly arranges stones in a circle while the city across the pond burns. Her parents wait inside and watch, deciding whether she is the reason for the world's end or the only force that can stop it. In this science fiction short story, we revisit the implications of the Sorter, the computer that can program humans.
Fifteen Dollars' Guilt
Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Darkwater Syndicate, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(3.00 from 1 review)
Some find their life’s calling in a flash of insight, or through sleepless nights of toil. For others, it takes an act of kindness. But when one man’s charity helps another realize his calling is to end a third man’s life, what then? And what is one to do when the intended victim is the president of the United States?
Lilith
Price: Free! Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Darkwater Syndicate, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Awards & Accolades -- First Place, Royal Palm Literary Award 2015, Short Fiction 4004 BC: In this retelling of the Adam & Eve story, a hermit’s life is turned upside-down by the arrival of a mysterious woman in his camp. As the story of their portentous meeting carries forward through the millennia, only time will tell if Lilith is a heroine, a victim, or a monster.
Kill the Past, Destroy the World
Price: Free! Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
An old sorceress returns to her homeland, determined to seek revenge for the sins of the past, while embroiled in a plot that will jeopardise the future of her world. Blurring the boundaries between good and evil, this intriguing short story serves as prelude to the epic fantasy/science-fiction novel "The Key of Alanar". Rory Mackay is author of the critically acclaimed novel "Eladria".