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Outer Sky
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Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The world is dying. The human race is dwindling. Its grandeur all but forgotten. A majority of the great strides made in philosophy, art, technology, and science lay buried in the rubble of the past. Forgotten. Still some cruel spark of humanity remained, undaunted, determined to survive. For the first time in generations, and in secret men and women will be hurled to the stars. To where...
A Divine Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The story “A Divine Tale” is about Seglaman The Snow God, and how other God’s use his sorry tale as a reminder to younger less experienced God’s as a warning to never become too comfortable when ruling over mortals who worship them. If you read this story then I would much appreciate it if you would review the story (wether the review be good or bad) as any feedback would be most helpful.
Memories of Hel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012 by Distinguished Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
After a merciless enemy boards her cargo hauler, Captain Kasha Eaves is forced to make one of the most difficult decisions of her life - she withdraws her distress call. “DCCS Memories of Hel to any vessel within range – this ship is to be considered hostile. Repeat – the Memories of Hel is hostile. Destroy on sight.” However, her crew's fight for survival and freedom has barely begun.
Victory Saved (2179)
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Series: Spacer Series, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
First Officer Xiu-Li Chen saves her crew on battle damaged IWG VICTORY then faces mutiny during return to Earth, while on Niv, the planet at Tau Ceti, Lieutenant Ecurba becomes a hero to the mysterious Ceti Cats and the neosapien Niv.
Darkeyes (2178)
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Series: Spacer Series, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,760. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
After a combat rescue mission crash on Jade, an Exotic Niv woman with matte black skin rescues Lieutenant Commander Xiu-Li Chen, then both are transferred to JOHN A. WHEELER, the first starship Xiu-Li served on. Later, the WHEELER needs Lieutenant Ecurba’s skills during a dangerous tactical interception at planet Deepstrike.
Through Anguish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012 by Distinguished Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
One man's loss leads to the pain of a village, and the change he needs to grow.
82 Erídano
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,660. Language: Spanish. Published: September 8, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“82 Erídano” es una narración de ficción científica en la que se cuentan, de forma sencilla y amena, todos los pormenores que, verdaderamente, rodearían a la llegada de una nave tripulada por extraterrestres a nuestro planeta.
Moon Dream: A Science Fiction Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Even as a child, Julia Threswald dreamed of visiting the moon. But the world economy collapses around her, throwing everything into chaos, dashing her chances to go to the moon. Julia despairs until she realizes her dream could lead her, and her world, out of the darkness into hope. If she can find the strength to realize her vision of walking on the moon. "Moon Dream" is a short story.
Evacuation Day: A Science Fiction Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Peggy Osterhouse walks into Grenville Groceries, she expects Mr. Grenville to follow her to the evacuation like all good citizens. After all, Mr. Grenville and his special talents will be needed on the trip. But Mr. Grenville has different ideas, especially for dealing with a construct like Peggy Osterhouse. And he’s not afraid to use them! "Evacuation Day" is a short story.
Sheep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
When ruthless aliens invade an artifact world the Marine defenders are betrayed by those they are supposed to defend. Resisting every inch the Marines are forced back into the undiscovered depths of the world fighting bitterly to defend those they can while they await reinforcements that may never come. A Short Story (approx 9,000 words)
The Doomsday Device
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Axel, Chad, Brodie, Dan, Ebony and Ferdy all have superpowers. They are the result of experiments carried out by a secret organization known as The Agency. After escaping the organization, they have sought to build a brand new life. But danger is close behind. A rogue cult intends to wipe out the human race with a deadly virus, but it needs our heroes to make its plan work. Time is running out...
Hive II
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
After her capture by the Hive Leader, Azina discovers he isn't just another mindless Zee. He's got plans for her. Big ones. But escaping the Hive Leader and dealing with her own infection aren't Azina's only problems. Turns out those discs Oleg salvaged contained a powerful piece of old world tech. One capable of wiping out the human race and it may have just fallen into the wrong hands.
Valhalla
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Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a near future, humans have created a virtual reality “Heaven.” But eternal bliss may not be all it’s cracked up to be. When a disillusioned young woman is confronted by a lover from her past, she discovers that preserving her free will might cost her everything.
Transcript
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Series: Cry 'Havoc'. Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Transcript is the first story in a new science fiction series called Cry 'Havoc' from Author Clive Gilson. Don't believe in Star Wars... life on the edge of the solar system is dark and dirty, cramped and mean. The Cry 'Havoc' series tells stories about war and freedom and every shade of grey in between, all of them rooted in memoirs and accounts from WWII.
The PA
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Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The Corpus Officialis Tower is not as it seems. For a start it's no more than twenty feet high but sprawls across several hundred square kilometres of southeast England. Nobody can quite remember who built it or why, but it certainly does something. Of course, after the computer-induced apocalypse The Administrator has ensured there isn't a microchip in sight...
The Scarab Bracelet
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,730. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The book is about a boy called Ben-K and his two best friends, Nicky and Virgil, who accidentally uncover an ancient bracelet during their school excursion to the Giza pyramids in Egypt in the year 2014. With the help of an old professor to decipher the mysteries of the blue Scarab Bracelet, the young friends are virtually transported back to the period of ancient Egypt.
The Poring Dark
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,350. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of 60 tales set on various worlds of the multiverse (12 short stories, 24 SF poems, 24 flash fictions). In which Dennis M. Lane looks at what it means to be human in a variety of settings. A new collection with some works previously having been seen in "Star*Line", "Itch", "Probe" and "Eye to the Telescope" and heard on "StarShipSofa" and "Tales To Terrify"
Más Allá De Lágrimas De Luz
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2012 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tras "Lágrimas de luz", Rafael Marín amplió su escenario de la Corporación con dos relatos de mediana extensión: «A tumba abierta» y «Ébano y acero». En ella, exploraba nuevos aspectos de su universo narrativo y nos mostraba nuevas zonas oscuras de la mente humana y de las sociedades que crea, usando como foco para la historia dos de los personajes secundarios de su novela.
Dreamscapes #9 - The Swan
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Series: Dreamscapes, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Dreamscapes is a series of 12 monthly short stories capturing Astra Crompton's real dreaming experiences. In "The Swan" the author finds herself in a post-apocalyptic version of her hometown along with a small group of survivors. Given one last chance at redemption, she volunteers to embark on a journey to save a swan, and in doing so, humanity itself.
Guild of Spies: The Hand of Tem Closes
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 104,380. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Book 2 of 2 In a country of secrets, even a spy has her limits... The Guild recruited Dian Von Camff when she was little more than a child. She’s served this secret organization ever since, performing covert missions to advance their Grand Conspiracy. Now she’s been given her most difficult and important assignment to date, but even the best spy the Guild has might not be good enough to survive