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Control Room
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
He sits alone, with no name. A faceless creature with a single purpose, he lives in a small room. He knows only his consoles, his buttons, his screens--the surfaces of a control room for a great machine that he calls "the universe." One room. Infinite possibilities.
Lux Omnibus Volume 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,470. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Omnibus Edition of the best selling series, containing Seeds, Call to Arms, and Alliance. Includes never before seen cast pictures. *** In a crumbling America where the young are hunted and contained, three teenagers discover they carry a genetic marker that gives them unusual abilities, and a small group of rebels rises up to fight a desperate battle against a power greater than themselves.
Actual Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Even with the world coming to an end, the Strip's still in business and people in Las Vegas still need a ride. With his daddy's cab and his long-time buddy riding shotgun, Jefty's happy to oblige. He's managed to avoid the worst of the end times insanity so far – right up until a naked woman lands on the hood of his cab.
XIN: The Veiled Genocides
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Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
We are not alone in the galaxy, but soon we will be. The greatest civilizations in the Galaxy are disappearing without a trace. The future history of our Galaxy has been irrevocably changed.
Finn's Golem
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,870. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Equal parts noir detective story and speculative fiction thriller, Finn's Golem is a fast-paced one-two punch from the author of Black Jack Justice and the Tales of the Red Panda adventure series.
Darkwalk
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Series: Darkwalk, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Lace is one of NIA-Teliad’s best agents. When they suddenly turn against her, she only escapes with the help of a hauntingly familiar stranger named Rogue. Now she has to stop NIA-Teliad before their new power source costs more human lives. She’ll have to go against her partner, her agency, and the shadow agency behind it all: Darkwalk. Lucky for her, she’s a Darkling.
Judgment Day
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Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Human race is on trial at the Supreme Court of the Galactic Empire for generalized crimes against life. Sentencing could mean instant annihilation of all mammals on Earth. What could one possible argue in the defense of the human race in front of beings of such immense wisdom and vast culture? Read this fifteen hundred word tale with a most surprising ending and find out.
The Stars Before Us
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Price: Free! Words: 21,960. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This collection of six stories by a new author features mostly pleasant tales of humans among stars and aliens.
Water Torture (From the Desk of Col. Garrett Ross)
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Series: Clements Academy. Price: Free! Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Clements Academy was established, somewhere around the year 2045, to train the best and brightest orphans from around the world into the perfect agents. Unfortunately none are perfect, especially hotheaded Amy Dunwald, and even genius Evan Aaronson. Can these 18 year olds complete their mission to destroy cruise ship, or be crushed by their doubts and the ocean below them?
The Garden Pool
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Books. Power. Electricity. The wizard has everything forbidden the common people—and nobody even knows his name. For two girls barely in their teens, the mystery—and the temptations—prove irresistible. On a cold winter's night, they enter the wizard's garden to discover a treasure more precious than any they imagined—and a secret that tests their friendship beyond any civilized limits...
Just A Phase (From the Desk of Col. Garrett Ross)
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Series: Clements Academy. Price: Free! Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Clements Academy was established, somewhere around the year 2045, to train the best and brightest orphans from around the world into the perfect agents. Only one other child has been admitted with living parents: Gideon Ross. Can Jeremiah Whitfield, heir to a multi-billion dollar corporation, escape his repulsive household, can he survive Clements once he's in? Are they right? Is it a phase?
SoS
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a science fiction short story. A radio signal is detected and it reveals a space ship destined for earth. Inside are a big surprise and when its intentions are discovered, it's an even bigger surprise.
Ring of Salvation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The comet Nefarious is on a collision course with Earth. Apparently. And the US is scrambling to stop it. But Tamas, a seasoned journalist in the Eastern world, discovers that there may be an ulterior motive for putting a huge arsenal of weapons into space.
Apex Magazine - Issue 44
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month. This issue features Eugie Foster, Lettie Prell, Sarah Kuhn, and Tansy Rayner Roberts.
Teleport Toronto
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,090. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Imagine a world without cars, airplanes or cargo ships' A world in which people can cross a city in seconds, or a continent in less than a minute. It sounds wonderful, but mankind has a way of spoiling everything. Criminals and terrorists look for opportunities to exploit the wonders of teleportation. Then there are the technical glitches, like people stepping into the ports and disappearing. . .
Listlessness In Early Automated Composition Devices
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Time-travelling ex-postman Harley Byrne's ongoing mission is to capture and make available for download “all the world’s music, ever.” In this newly rediscovered chapter from his lost memoirs, Byrne describes in full his mission to Manchester, 1952, to record the secret computer music of Alan Turing - war hero, mathematician, inventor of hands-free umbrella.
The Pendragon Inheritance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a post apocalyptic England of the future, the only hope for the country is King Arthur...
Stranger Revisited
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Robert Heinlein is the master of science fiction writing. I beg his indulgence to use his central character Mike Smith of Mars in my short story. A 14 years old fan of his begins her second reading of 'Stranger in a Strange Land'. She falls into a dream state and wakes up on Mars with Mike Smith as her guide. Come with Nancy for an event of your life. Enjoy.
Running Into the Forever
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 69,900. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Five escapees from the Beast’s camp join Daniel and "Sam" Bryant’s family of orphans. The leader tells Daniel what he already knows: “The Beast is still looking for you and he’s getting close again. The family must find a new safe place, but how safe can it be when one of the escapees is a “half-one” who infiltrates the family to help capture “breeders” which are crucial to the Beast's survival.
#Citybots
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Price: Free! Words: 460. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
A collection of very short stories about robots going about their business in cities around the world. Featuring work by @blueberrio, @sooguy68, @mikearnzen, @sarcastic_f, @mediapathic, and @thebatinthehat.