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Cosmic Crime Stories #4
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,100. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tyree Campbell: Suttee Robert Collins: The Price Of Selfishness Kellee Kranendonk: Perfect Vengeance Mary E. Lowd: The Faithless, The Tentacled, And The Light Wayne Carey: No Good Deed Goes Unpunished Marilyn K. Martin: Rarified Air: Big City Policing, Year 3000 Daniel R. Robichaud: All Tomorrow's Suckers: Robert Bloch's Speculative Crimes
Zombie Coast
Series: Horror. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,270. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Undercover agent E. Wade Tagert is hit by a car, when he wakes the world is fighting zombies. He reports in and is sent to Flagler Pier to investigate a ship going aground and is held prisoner by a crazy doctor.
Dogger, Forties, German Bight
Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Shipping Forecast - use it to set your receiver and your barometer readings, then settle down after the National Anthem and listen as a storm sweeps in across the North Sea towards England. A Cuckoo Club short story.
The Signal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,960. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2012 by D. M. Kreg. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
They're coming and they are not friendly. Undecipherable messages from Alpha Centari alternate with energy bursts that annihilate scientific outposts. Clear warnings, but warnings to do what? Only shamans in primitive religions can decode the messages. They die for their effort. An emergency space exploration will stop the energy bursts. Or make them worse.
Treaty Time
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Treaty Time is a short science fiction story that continues the story of human settlement started in ‘Nothing’. In this tale, both humans and shifters discover they are not alone, and that some memories are inherited. It is approximately 3,250 words long, and is the fifth story in the third Simpson Anthology - An Anthology of Those Who Walk Among Us.
In Another Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Police Detective Roger Mackay’s chance encounter with a woman whose reflection he saw for only a fleeting moment in a grocery store deli case leads him on an adventure that forces him to question coincidence, time and ultimately, whether he can alter the course of fate.
The Debt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Thousands of years ago a group of humans, for their own benefit, had entered into an agreement.Nobody alive in the 21st century knew anything about this, but they soon did when a familiar figure came out of the heavens to demand repayment of the debt. The debt was due and payable in human lives, but how to decide who would be given up to be enslaved for an eternity.
Red Sand. Capitan of Tollona
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 223,910. Language: Russian. Published: June 29, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Цивилизации толлонов и кроканов начали войну из-за красного песка, служащего исходным материалом для конверторов космических кораблей. Кроканы победили - цивилизация толлонов пала. Один из выживших толлонов, капитан Валл'Иолет отправляется на поиски нового пристанища и найдя цивилизацию гиттов, учит их строить боевые космические корабли, чтобы с их помощью отомстить кроканам.
Prometheus Comes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,760. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 2142 and the world is divided economically, socially, and politically between the wealthy and technologically advanced Northern Confederation and the poor South. Earth’s resources are nearing depletion. Northern Confederation scientists have discovered a planet that could save the Confederation and its people from a new dark age. There’s only one problem: it’s already inhabited.
Linda's Christmas Present
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On Christmas Eve, the Lancers have the Loves over for dinner. A fun, relaxing evening at home and church brings questions to Linda's mind - including questions regarding Lara. This is the fifth story in the "Becoming a Hero" series from author Mark Moore. "Becoming a Hero" is a quiet, low-key series that explores the making of a hero. 1,381 words. Suitable for high-schoolers.
Stars: The Anthology
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 186,930. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Janis Ian and 30 top science fiction writers team up to create an astonishing book of original short fiction. STARS is a huge anthology in both volume and talent. Each story, available only here, is based on a Janis Ian song that meant something special to the author, who then wrote the story expressly for STARS. creating a meld of jazz, prose and science fiction found nowhere else.
The Reading
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: Russian. Published: June 29, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Вторая повесть из авторской серии научной фантастики «Технологии и человек», в которой рассказывается история обычной современной молодой пары, столкнувшейся с новыми технологиями, способными не только убить любовь, но и разрушить жизнь.
DannyDay and the Way Station Affair
You set the price! Words: 11,840. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The dead are now stored as Memory Orbs on Saturn – (10mm crystal spheres) that hold cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) plus a chip to hold memories; All overseen by UISA that has been created by the amalgamation of Soyuz and NASA. In this world, Ivan Samarovich has learnt to survive and look after himself by using his particular skill to remove those in his way with terminal force. Who will stop him?
Flying The Friendly Skies 2015
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"Who's the terrorist?" It's a game Jeanne plays while waiting to fly in this near-future story of airplane travel, where plane security and economy trumps the comfort of travel. You think it's bad now? Just wait...
Dr. Marsteller
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Although nearing her 70s, anti-aging benefactor Charlotte Viscane engages in ritual plastic surgery to grotesque levels, terrified of looking and becoming old. Now fueled by desperation and buyer's remorse on empty promises of eternal life in Dr. Marsteller's lab, she threatens to pull her funding. In this novel, read how he convinces everyone the fountain of youth is real. You can live forever.
Little Bo Peep Giselle (The Society On Da Run #46) (Update 4/24/2014)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Farmer Dale has a gun pointed at his head. Standing before him is an injured Crotonian. Now, if you've been following this series, you know Crotonians are NOT to be played with. What will Farmer Dale do? Will he offer help to the cripple alien? Issue #46 in The Society On Da Run magazine series, comes with a special bonus story.
The Lost Starship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,450. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
An accident happened. A beam of energy from an unknown source penetrated the ship killing all passengers and crew instantly. The ship took evasive action and escaping on emergency thrust it inadvertently twisted space and performed an unintended, and previously impossible, hyper jump, becoming Completely lost, This is the story of that journey home, and of the civilisations it encounters.
Very Bloody Mary
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: Italian. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Un cocktail preparato in un futuro distopico. Cinque minuti di lettura, proiettati nel buio di una situazione improvvisa, eccitante e terribilmente disperata.
The Blob On The Rock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by SSN Storytelling. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A scientific expedition in deep space makes a discovery that could alter everything we know about the nature of life. As long as it doesn't kill them first. The Blob On The Rock is a 5,000 word short story, and earned an Honorable Mention from the 1st Quarter 2012 L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future Contest.. Includes a bonus story: Lords Of The Remnant (3,800 words).
It's Just a Job
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.80 from 5 reviews)
A specialist in photographing places that are not supposed to exist, from a safe distance, is enticed by an obscene amount of money into infiltrating an abandoned Research Facility. There he will discover that it is never a good idea to deviate from standard operating procedure. It’s just a job, but sometimes it’s not what the job pays, but what it extracts.