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Mnemosyne Anthology by Alexandra Elliott, Erin McKee, & Heather Valentine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Mnemosyne Anthology. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Mnemosyne Anthology collects ten stories from up-and-coming writers in science-fiction, fantasy and horror. The curated stories encompass a wide range of what the genres have to offer - from heartwarming to horrifying, serious to funny, fairytales to zombies - but are united by their solid writing, strong original ideas and overall high quality.
2029 by Francisco Figueira
Series: Softweapons, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Do you think you know what a real crisis is? How would the world shape itself after the most unexpected event? This story is set 12 years after what can happen at any time.
In The Land of Gods by Samie Foster
Series: Head in the Clouds: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The world was so ordinary once upon a time. That is until they found them. At an archaeological dig a dozen corpses were discovered. When they were brought out to the world, sunlight breathed life into them. The world quickly discovered they do anything, be anybody and most importantly bend the world to their will. The press called them gods and world has not been the same since they woke up.
La Planète Des Pauvres by Jean-Yves Crozier
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 16. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: French. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Poussé par les vents cosmiques, l'équilibriste vogue d'une incertitude à l'autre, profitant en chemin des charmes d'un univers qui s'étend à volonté. L'épreuve de séduction dont est témoin le funambule acoustique, dans ce seizième épisode, montre à quel point il vaut parfois mieux s'abstenir que mal choisir.
Tales From the Abyss: Paradox by Daniel Dennis
Series: Fate's Haven, A Fate's Haven Novelette. Price: Free! Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"What is the Void?" The world watched in horror the day the being known as 'the Void' appeared to the world. But for John Parker it would be remembered as the day his son vanished. Desperate for answers, John begins a life-changing search for his lost child that brings him to the brink of despair while the FBI uncovers a link between the child and a Void-worshiping cult called The Brotherhood.
Virtual Snow by Viola Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Fate kicks Sno into action. She has to rescue a sleeping man of uncommon beauty, and he returns the favour.
Awol by Merita King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,990. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
How far would you go for love? Sergeant Narek Jenn curses his shyness when Risa suddenly leaves without a word. When he discovers the deceit that forced her to make this desperate decision, he vows to find her and give her the truth. A chase across worlds, incarceration by insurgents, a crash landing, and finally, Narek is given a choice for which he knows there is but one answer. A.W.O.L
Free Wi-Fi by Daniel Gibbins
You set the price! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ted was a computer technician when he became concerned about the health implications of Wi-Fi. Researching the effects led him to the conclusion that not only was Wi-Fi radiation unsafe in the human environment but it also had more sinister uses. Ted sets out on a journey to escape the effects and expose the truth. (Some strong language.) Please review and donate to support the artist.
Planet X91 The Drought by Mark Stewart
Series: planet X91, sci fi. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,520. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Clay, Florian and Josh need to launch a small rock full of ice crystals into a cloud to break the drought. Stopping for a rest they are cornered by a prehistoric spider. They are saved by a girl then escorted to a camp by the girl's sister, Evelina. They are welcomed into the camp. Only thing wrong, they can never leave. Can Josh to save them from certain death?
Centurion III by R. Blair Sands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A small scout is thrown a million parsecs across space, when the huge freighter blows itself into ten billion pieces. Captain Windham lies slumped over in his console chair of the scout's control room, passed out. When he finally recovers, he discovers he is lost.
The Time/Transport Bubble: Birth of the Hybrid by James Creamwood
Series: The Time/Transport Bubble, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 73,170. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Book 1 of the Time/Transport Bubble Saga An old dying drunk is saved from death by an alien scientist who wishes to use him to study the human race. The new hybrid is given many enhancements such as telescopic, microscopic, and infra-red night vision. After learning to use his new enhancements the ability to travel in time is added and leads to some exciting adventures in time and space. PG rated
The Painting in the Crate. A Pounds & Sterling Short Story by Ethan Stratmore
Series: Pounds & Sterling, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
This short story is the first in the "Pounds & Sterling" series. A famous art history professor had been murdered. His doctoral student, art historian Samantha Pounds, takes up her own investigations. Soon she finds a useful clue, and presents it to medical examiner Dr. Oliver Sterling. Together they solve the case, in which international smugglers and foreign trading companies are involved.
Zemsta Przemytnika by Tomasz Biedrzycki
You set the price! Words: 5,010. Language: Polish. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Przemytnik realizuje kolejną transakcję w odległym systemie gwiezdnym. Czy będzie to tylko kolejna okazja do wzbogacenia się, czy okoliczności jej zawarcia sprawią, że Harry Trevor Dervijs pokaże jaśniejszą stronę osobowości, niż zwykłą pazerność na pieniądze?
Huntsman by Viola Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Assigned to bring a plagued man out of the dreamscape intact, Harka finds him living in her very own fantasy.
Legend of the Moon by Eric Marcelo
You set the price! Words: 84,340. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Legend of the Moon is about John, an ordinary peasant living a carefree life. Iole tells him he must become a knight so he could lead an army against an invading force and save his countrymen. Will John succeed in becoming a knight? Can he lead an army? Will he win the hand of Princess Luna? Who is Elsie? What is she? What is her real purpose in telling John about the future?
Davron part 3 by Gary Weston
Series: Davron, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Part 3 of the Davron serial. Captain Belle is using the device which can save her and her crew or kill her. But is Davron the evil genius set on destroying the Earth and the Venom, or is there something even more dangerous to contend with? A decision has to be made, but one member of her crew is not convinced. Sides have to be taken and the future of the human race could be determined by one man.
Two Days, In The Past by PW Case
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Essay » Author profile
A marine battalion was to participate in a Military War Games exersize in Southern Germany in the Black Forest in the year 2020. There were to be three countries; Germany, Italy and France, along with the U.S. Troops participating.. A freak storm appeared and the U.S. Troops were transported back through history.They were about to put to the test what advanced weapons can do to 1944 war machines.
Tin Universe Monthly #14b 2014 April Fool's Special by Brian C. Williams
Series: Tin Universe. Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The monthly Tin Universe free story series continues as you are taken on a journey of the inner workings of the Tin Universe and perception. The ways in which some people are beginning to see all of creation and that insight might be the only thing to save everything... like in everything everything.
Touching Distance by Vaughan Stanger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Touching Distance is a tense and disturbing short story about a blind man participating in a virtual reality experiment that aims to equip people like him with a tactile map of their surroundings. As the experiment proceeds, he realises that a harrowing incident from his past is being re-enacted on his skin. Attempting to influence the outcome might bring much needed closure, but at what cost?