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Transformations
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Anura Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
If it meant destroying who you are now, could you take the leap of faith, to find out who you might become? Includes "Changing Course" and "Final Words." 5221 words
Brezlun
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Price: Free! Words: 130,970. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For millennia the colonists of the planet Brezlun have lived in peace, in four utterly different cultures. The last of the starship’s androids, missing for centuries, returns to demand that a young woman join him on a quest, to travel the world and reestablish communication with the ship before he breaks down. But a fanatical sect of assassins threatens to kill anyone who attempts this blasphemy.
The Double Crossing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Step5 Transmedia. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Martin Main slips out of his own story and into the mind of his creator, all the rules come undone. At first, Martin just wants to understand who he really is. Soon he has a bigger question: Who made who? What if a player takes over the play…? An inmate takes over the asylum…? The asylum…is the play…is reality? The Double Crossing is a dark-SF story about identity. About 7,200 words.
Memory Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man who loves to sing causes a terrible accident, but when he seeks help from a memory-erasure doctor, he uncovers something even worse.
For One's Own Cause
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 80,350. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
For many, space is an uncharted frontier awaiting exploration, but to C. Alan Scott, it's anything but that. Seeking riches and elite status, Scott embarks on a distant expedition hoping to make discoveries that will bring him a fortune. Combining aspects of Hernan Cortes and the Aztecs with James Cameron's Avatar, For One's Own Cause is a story of greed, violence, and adventure in space.
Nazareth (A Dystopian Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A few years after an unspecified apocalyptic event, two wanderers share a chance encounter. With faulty memories and no foreseeable purpose in life, they reflect on the nature of faith and loss at the end of the world. This story is approximately 3000 words. A shorter version of it has previously appeared in The Subtopian Magazine.
The Bones of Texas City
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Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 1 review)
A near-future short story. State of Bayou Tracker Rick Edwards knew it wasn't a vagrant he was looking for. But he didn't expect to find someone like her.
Rewind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: Italian. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
La Starweb è sull'orlo del fallimento. Tasse, debiti e burocrazia la stanno uccidendo. Ma Alberto Ferrari ha un'idea geniale. E i conti cominciano a volare. Troppo. Banche, pm e media tentano un nuovo massacro. Presto Alberto raggiungerà quello che non avrebbe mai immaginato. Ma qualcosa non quadra. E quando anche anche il suo sogno d'amore sta per realizzarsi, la realtà di Alberto cambia ancora.
Five by Five: Military SF
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Series: Five by Five Military Science Fiction, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 85,540. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Five short novels by five masters of military science fiction. Never before published stories about monsters, deadly combat tech, treachery, and honor: Big Plush (Action Figures series) by Aaron Allston Comrades in Arms by WordFire, Inc. Shores of the Infinite (ICAS File series) by Loren L. Coleman The Black Ship (Imperium series) by B.V. Larson Out There by Michael A. Stackpole
Striking Deep
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
After returning from a grueling training mission and wanting only to rest, Sgt. Gallagher and his marines are once again called into action. The CIDC (Cyber Intell Design Corporation) has discovered an enemy space station. Sgt. Gallagher's marines have been volunteered to assist in investigating and destroying it if they can. No other unit has ever struck this deep into enemy space and lived.
The Delphus Paradox - End of Earth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A deep space exploration team lands on a distant, uninhabited planet and discovers a ringed fortress buried deep in a mountain. They find what may be a portal to a new world. With a damaged ship that cannot fly where can they go? When placed into ever increasing, imminent, mortal danger, the humans must choose a final stand and make a desperate choice.
Richard
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Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Richard is hopeful when his spaceship crashes on an inhabited planet. But with his friend hurt in the crash, and medical supplies on this planet strangely expensive, hope begins to fade.
The Extralife Chronicles: The Slayer and the Ruin-er
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: American English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Extris is over run by Humans, the Extralife rise up to take back their planet. Maveth Dojanne learns that hatred can sometimes get him what he wants. Avith Runer realizes that past grievances are sometimes better forgotten than remembered. When Murl Graven sets out to make herself the Queen of Earth, the Extralife must intervene...But...it isn't what you think...
Roe - A Life in After World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,570. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In a post-apocalyptic in which electricity has failed the human race, only the strongest or most adapted will survive springing a surge in human evolution like never before. Roe is the life story of one of the people living in the After World.
Physics for Dogs
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Price: Free! Words: 17,880. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
When Bruno the beagle goes missing after an unfortunate accident, his disappearance is written off as just another mystery. But when he reappears twelve years later without ageing a day, it’s up to his owner to uncover the disturbing truth behind an ancient power nestled beneath the town.
A Plain Jane Book One
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Series: A Plain Jane, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 79,650. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A sci-fi space opera with a dash of romance, action, and mystery, A Plain Jane follows Jane as she travels the galaxy desperately trying to find out who she is, where she's from, and what she's really capable of.
Faith of Crisis
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Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
In the raw, terrifying world of a nuclear holocaust, one young woman has a life-altering experience that brings her face to face with the reality of her own existence.
Long Time Passing
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Price: Free! Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story set in the universe of The Luck of Han'anga. Martin is a man with a grim past he would rather not remember, even after three long centuries. But in a future where history seems about to repeat itself, can he really hide from his darkest memories forever?
Masked
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Alicia's world has no color, art, music, books or emotion - it's all forbidden by the government. Citizens are doomed to a life behind a mask from the day they are born. Alicia doesn't realize she's slowly dying inside...until she meets Jaden. He steals the forbidden and he does it all for her. Will Alicia return to the life she knew before? Or will she shed her mask for good?
Collar
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
In the midst of a revolution of genetically engineered slaves, can love and loyalty save a man condemned to execution.