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So Long The Sheep
By Ray Jaxome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
I had to climb the side of a mountain in a howling gale, ending up half drowned, to speak to my brother. I tell him the news – our mother is about to die, and wants to see him for the last time. And he just sends me away. Ten years later he is dead. And the police I killed him. So Long The Sheep is a 8,000 word short story.
Revival
By Daniel Eness
Series: Science Fiction Shorts · Retsnom monsteR. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rex Randall, an ambitious priest of cryogenics, enters a high tech temple to liberate the frozen soul of a legendary leader. A hopeful, fervent cult awaits his victory. Revival is a short story of the future past. This story originally appeared in Stupefying Stories 1.1
Packers On The First Out
By Brian Williams
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
One-Shot, Free, Self-Contained Vignette, Wall Bound #6. The first of 12 themed monthly Vignettes about the monthly events that exist or may exist outside our vision when we are not looking.
Alien Holly
By Neil A Hogan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
Alien Holly, one of the many fun characters in this science fiction and fantasy series for kids, is a Celestial entity that lives outside of space and time. She's been given a mission at Christmas time on Earth to make sure Alien Jason remembers what he needs to do there. Find out more in Alien Holly. This Christmas special is illustrated by Nathanial E J Hogan Age 6. Approximately 1800 words.
Stone Goddess
By Sean Monaghan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ben is sure there's something at the edge of the Valles Marineris. If he can just get out there to see. A speculative horror story from the author of Rotations and Vaporize Marineris.
2012 The End?
By Drac Von Stoller
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 2, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
During the 1920’s, a young doctor by the name of Dr. Masterson went on a secret expedition with two of his closest colleagues and stumbled upon a second Mayan calendar that was covered in human blood in the Palenque ruins near the Usumacinta River in the Mexican state of Chiapas.Discover what is going to happen on December 21,2012 how the end will occur on our planet Earth.
The Blight of House Alar
By Eric Diehl
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
A spoor is poisoning the atmosphere of the planet, a plight accelerated by the lunar colony's illicit piracy of atmospheric moisture. The Zemplar of the planetary Alliance argues to launch a military action intended to destroy the fleet of lunar harvest vessels
Assailing the Void
By Alistair Ainscott
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Georg Ventman knows only the dim, cramped world within the megacity of a dark future. He needs to stretch. He needs to break free. He needs to assail the void with a two-fisted gesture of exaltation. * A short science fiction story of escape from a dystopian future by Alistair Ainscott.
Dr. Coe's Alien Show
By Eric Cline
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dr. Daniel Coe believes in aliens. So do his followers. But are the two newest people at the meeting followers . . . or visitors? A short story in the tradition of THE TWILIGHT ZONE and THE OUTER LIMITS.
Cargo
By Jeffrey Hite
Series: Leaving the Cradle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Samuel Jonas has just retired from the Martian Fleet, only to find that his new job as Captain of the San Juan is not quite the job he was hoping it would be.
The Ostraka Plays - Volume One - Unearth
By Francis Hagan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(5.00 from 1 review)
A small archaeological team on a desolate alien planet stumbles into trouble when one of its members is found murdered. It is left to Special Operative Unwith to arrive and attempt to solve the deepening mystery. Time and the alien planet conspire to propel Unwith into a world unilke any he has encountered before.
And Then There Was Brush Away
By Chris Plante
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story about a liquid correction fluid called Brush Away that brushes more than just mistakes out. People and cities disappear after every stroke.
Slug Time
By Mary E. Lowd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A young scientist struggles against the clock and procrastination to translate thoughts through a direct brain interface with a slug. This is a Wespirtech story, originally published in COSMOS.
Lenin of the Stars
By Robert Jeschonek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Lenin came from outer space! He and his fellow shape-changing aliens bring communism to Earth, hoping to teach harmony to humanity. But changing times and turnarounds lead to a secret civil war among the aliens' own ranks. When Lenin and his beloved Irina end up on opposite sides, they have no choice but to battle to the death...or start a new revolution that might just sweep the stars.
Journey Through Time
By Timothy Paterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jack Mason is fascinated with history. When he meets a peculiar stranger, he is given a gift that he will treasure forever.
The Lifting
By John Gaukel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The four new sentient species were the dream of Humans and Quants alike. The George Gaukel’s daughters Linda and Tia had chosen species they were close to. It would take many generations and a long journey to reach their objectives.
Timecast
By James Hanback Jr, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012 by Two Peas Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Haunted by guilt and loneliness after a car accident that left the love of his life indefinitely comatose, an aging high school physical science teacher schemes to restore his wife to health and vitality by using the advanced space-time theories of quantum physics to change history.
Her Element
By P. Lowe
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A short story about Blizzard Snow who is no ordinary girl. Her birthday is coming fast and along with secrets kept from her , she now must choose between two. If she chooses wrong the consequences could be unbearable.
Microsoft Convergence 2012: A Space Odyssey
By Mark Polino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An alien recon ship has arrived to set the stage for the conquest of Earth. They want Earth for it's resources, slave labor and advanced accounting knowledge. As part of the recon they send a spy to infiltrate Microsoft's Convergence 2012 conference. At the conference the alien spy discovers the full reach of Microsoft Dynamics GP and the power of community. Will it be enough to save Earth?
The End
By Abraham Kipkemboi
Price: Free! Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(1.00 from 1 review)
The plot centralizes on the life of a scientist who discovers that there will be a chain of cataclysmic events leading to world destruction.