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Neutrino C.A.T.
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The atomic age is ending with a peaceful bang and George, who has lived with the threat of nuclear weapons for his entire 90 plus years, takes his cat with him to see the final fireworks. This short story was freely available on the Smashwords TTA Press page from 2011 to 2014.
The Demented: Confliction
Price: Free! Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Abby and her friends expect the day to be like any other, filled with friendship, video games, and laughter. Instead, the world turns to chaos. Cities swell with death and destruction. Survival is put to the ultimate test. Will Abby have what it takes to get to safety?
The Corpse Archives
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In this short story, a young person tossed into a work camp and categorized as an "imperfect text" becomes an archivist in charge of a historical library etched on human bodies.
Astral Tides: Rimward - Episode Two
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In Episode Two, Daltir Stone connects with old friends and takes it upon himself to settle old debts, putting his crew in harm's way in the process. Meanwhile, his crew build friendships, or learn to tolerate, each other as they prepare for their voyage out to the Androssi asteroid belt.
Astral Tides: Rimward - Episode One
Series: Rimward. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Captain Daltir Stone is up to his eyeballs in problems. If it isn’t his ship breaking down, it’s his empty pockets, the Council’s security forces, or other brigands in the wide open space that are getting him down. The crew, now distraught and running more ragged than before, resolves to set their sights on the final prize. Finish the job and get paid.
The Devil is an Englishman
Price: Free! Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twenty year-old Phrogg Bervirt receives a package containing mysterious gadgets that will supposedly unlock the long-sought secret in achieving applicable nuclear fission, and all Hell breaks loose! Along with private detectives Natasha Danko and Susan Fairclo, Phrogg find himself on the run from ruthless agents of DeathCo, the Russians, and crazy Luciferians.
Time Jumper
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
They say time is relative and for all of 15-year old Solo's life, it has been. That is until his best friend reveals a sinister secret involving a shadowy organization. Now, not only does he not have enough time, but he finds himself falling through it. Discover the world of Quinn Baldwin's Crossover, a young adult sci-fi adventure.
Dust Collector
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Convicted of a crime he didn't commit, a dust collector must escape execution. No one said working out in the far reaches of space, hitched to an asteroid, would be easy. Told in about 2000 words, this is the story of one man's fight for survival.
Prologue Preview of Cell by Cell
You set the price! Words: 2,260. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
A preview of my new series, called Cell by Cell. WARNING: The following piece contains very graphic violence and a degree of sexuality--though it's certainly not erotic. Sexual abuse also occurs.
Chosen Ones / Source
Series: The Lost Picture Show. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: British English. Published: May 4, 2015 by Ian Pattinson. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What happens to teenaged heroes once they've saved the world, and what if the aliens gave their technology to an ordinary couple?
The Photons in the Cheese are Lost
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Chris wakes to find that every message delivered to his spam folder comes true. What could possibly go wrong? 'The Photons in the Cheese are Lost' is an absurdist comedy short. Read it, and you’ll never see blue cheese the same way.
Herindeling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: Dutch. Published: May 3, 2015 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Zeventien jaar geleden ontvluchtte Carlijn bureaucratie en tegenstrijdige regelgeving om op een nieuwe planeet, in een onherbergzaam land, haar bedrijf opnieuw op te bouwen. Helaas voor haar weet de ambtenarij haar na de planetaire herindeling te vinden ...
2034
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
2034 is 1984 on steroids. Though shocking in its finale, 2034 injects an inescapable dose of 'this could really happen' realism into the dystopian speculative fiction genre. Will the world as depicted in 2034 really come to pass? Hopefully not, but that doesn't make 2034 any less gripping and perhaps even insightful.
Fighting memories
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by enpublikant. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Captain Berend Ruiter desperately fights to prevent his heavily damaged spaceship from falling into enemy hands.
Dexters laatste vlucht
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: Dutch. Published: May 2, 2015 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In de eenzaamheid van zijn kleine ruimtevrachter moet Dexter vrezen voor zijn leven als hij ruzie krijgt met zijn bemanningsgenoot. Dit verhaal heeft themawedstrijd 10 (“Oververhit”) van Pure Fantasy gewonnen en is eerder gepubliceerd in Pure Fantasy 23.
Spaceships in the Desert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Laurel helps many people who return from the desert shaken by what they’ve seen—or think they’ve seen. But Mark seems different. He listens to her, and he makes her obsession with finding the strange silver objects—and discovering their secrets—his own. But that obsession comes with a cost: one neither might want to pay.
Looking for Miriam
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Ben knows Miriam exists, even if his shrink insists he’ll never find her. Ben must let her go, the shrink says, if he hopes to recover from his injury. Still, he looks everywhere, until one day a memory of where she works comes back to him. But just when Ben thinks he has found Miriam at last, he gets a glimpse at just how much he has actually lost.
The Countryside Computer
Series: Mauretania Comics. Price: Free! Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What's new this summer? The Countryside Computer comes to all the local farms along the newly-widened roads!
But Babies Are Just So Cute!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a touching story of how human beings react to babies. All babies. Just remember that in Eric Stringer's world, very seldom is anything as it appears. No difference, maybe, in this intense, perhaps humorous, short story.
Cosmic Tales 13: Field Trip
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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A group of children from Kalanansana Primary are given a guided tour of a museum and a lesson in how the world really works by a band of travellers.