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If You Give a Time Traveler a Cookie by Cynthianna
Series: Loving Who. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2018 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
John and Cici return to St. Louis just in time for Cici to make her eye doctor appointment, but for some odd reason her apartment door seems jammed. The alien time traveler John Smith confesses he might have created a box that produces an endless supply of Thin Mints to assuage Cici's junk food habit.
The Game by Nichole Haines
Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Popular or not, the virtual reality concept had caught on in the capital and Emily for one was delighted that Heaven was not the only city that would benefit from progress. Mr Goddard was putting her sleepy hamlet of Dragons’ Blood on the map once and for all, for the call center was the technological hub, the control room that would allow the thousands of worlds
Easy Prey by Stephanie Barr
Price: Free! Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Three short prequel stories for the upcoming release of Ideal Insurgent, but these stories can stand on their own. Find out how Bryder meets Nayna, Bryder meets Damon, and what makes Nayna so damn special, especially paired up with Bryder.
Existence_Tome 2_Chap 7-8 by Désiré Gnani Zoro
Price: Free! Words: 180. Language: French. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Existence » est un feuilleton romanesque relatant une histoire fictive de la création et du destin de l’humanité. Le feuilleton présente une civilisation extra-terrestre similaire à la société humaine mais qui en diffère fortement sous plusieurs aspects fondamentaux.
Existence_Volume 2_Chapters 1-2 by Désiré Gnani Zoro
Price: Free! Words: 11,640. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Somewhere in a world other than ours (we, humans), live some beings endowed with far advanced intellectual aptitudes. Harmony and piece reigned in that world until its inhabitants decided to launch a quiet ambitious project.
Moon Queen: You What? by Chris Reynolds
Series: European Superhero Girls Moon Queen and The Bee. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Superhero Moon Queen is fed-up when she's expected to take a pay cut. Will she leave the job? It looks like she will! So it's a return to her home-town of Windscale!
Scientific Poems: Death Then Life by Sergei Dines
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Scientific Poems: Vol3 Death Then Life probes into themes of aging, God, the Universe and beyond, while staying true to the sci-fi poetic style and themes which Sergei Dines is famous for. A mixture of cyborgs, space, and futurology stay genuine to the writing styles of the new-age scientific philosopher, while he offers hints of extreme emotions laced within the technological prose.
More. More. More. by S. A. Barton
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is flash fiction, under 1000 words. Teddy is a strong man, driven to become ever stronger -- and with the aid of technological advances like medical nanomachines and vat-grown muscular implants, his dysmorphic drive has made him something both more and less than human.
Un Espace Hors Du Temps by Jean-Yves Crozier
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 26. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Au fil de ses rencontres, nous accompagnons le Funambule Acoustique dans une odyssée sonochronique, franchissant les galaxies au son des sornettes. Mis en attente intemporelle, le contorsionniste de haut vol a bien du mal à passer le temps de manière cohérente dans ce vingt-sixième épisode.
The City's Edge by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
To cope with his wife’s death, Petras must come to terms with the reality of it. He needs to see her body, visit the place where she died...understand why she died. But the closer Petras gets to the place Hedie died, the more questions he faces—questions that might destabilize everything Petras thinks he knows.
The Wisdom-Goddess Star by Francis Bass
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
2 Pallas is the most isolated colony in the International Martian Program, with no long-range communication relay connecting it back to Mars. When Martian journalist Alexander Irving arrives, he shortly discovers that Pallas’s isolation may be the intentional work of the local governor, and he endeavors to discover what exactly the governor wants to keep hidden from the rest of the IMP.
McGoohan’s Changing Heart by D. Clarence Snyder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
When corporations have the same legal status as sovereign nations, police forces act in jurisdictions that fit together like jigsaw pieces from different puzzles. As a champion of municipal authority, Corporate Affairs Officer McGoohan trains a younger officer how to force those pieces into a cohesive picture of a polite society. That is until one bullet changes the direction of his career.
Cracked Control by Viola Grace
Series: Tales of the Citadel. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Abduction, genetic modification, and a nap that crossed decades is just the start for one of the first Volunteers to enter the Citadel, thirty years late.
AI: Aesir Intelligence by Kate MacLeod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Linnea lives alone in the remains of shuttle her parents died in. The only survivor of the crash years before, she takes care of herself. No other human dwells on her remote world, but the old gods surround her. Her gods love her, but Linnea needs a human family. The only solution means a sacrifice. But whose? "AI: Aesir Intelligence", a science fiction short story about love and loss.
Recalling the Light by Nelly Starfields
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It's the 24th century... the energy of minds is replaced oil and gas. People are able to create anything, travel and more with their mental technology. However, this realm of dreams turns into nightmares when a new leader arrives. He does anything to make his will permanent, and if anyone stands his way, he takes what is the most precious to him/her, the memories...
THE NEW PLANET'S CITIZENS by NL RINKU
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Years ago humans destroyed earth and then we some good people began to search our new planet, too far than the galaxies and stars. We called it Aritos. Still troubles didn't wish to quit us. After recycling process earthers made changes in their body. They became zombies and now they have been waiting for us to kill, out of the planet's gravity. What we need to do to save ourselves from the evils?
Mastodons on Mars by Ken Albertsen
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Does the title sound far-fetched? You may not think it so odd when you read how the stories unfold within the e-book. Each of the four unique scenarios describe what could happen when masters devolve to pets or slaves, while their former pets evolve to become masters. Besides mastodons battling on Mars, there are role-reversal scenarios involving dogs, horses and pigs.
Stardust, Vol. 7: Dreamer by S. R. Mulrune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Very short stories within the Stardust setting. All of these stories started as 200-word flash fiction pieces. This volume contains six such stories. Kalare is a young woman interested in studying aliens, but her life will take a much different path than she ever expected.