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To Sleep, Perchance to Dream (short story)
By Victor D. Lopez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This short story delves into one possible chilling explanation for what lurks in the dark recesses of the human brain for which science has yet to discover a clear use. One man has discovered the truth, and it will kill him.
The Spinach Can's Son
By Robert Jeschonek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Imagine a world filled with comic strip characters you know and love...the world of the Underfunnies, where nothing is as it seems. Molly, a "Panelnaut" explorer, searches this strange 'toon world for her missing husband, only to find him at the heart of a bizarre mystery. Can she bring him back from the Underfunnies, resurrecting him from ink and paper to flesh and blood?
Requiem of the Living
By Priscilla M. Castro
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: American English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Already a few weeks into the Apocalypse, eighteen year old Helena and her five year old sister Angelica have a long journey ahead of them. Helena must keep her sister safe and try not to get either of them bitten as they head south to find their parents.
The Hanging Table
By Neill Russell
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Hanging Table is Neill Russell‘s debut short story. A supernatural suspense, the story explores a man’s relationship with an unusual piece of furniture and the memories it holds.
Reconcilable Differences
By William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Memory is such a fleeting thing. Carl can't get anything straight, and he fails to keep track of what Madeline feels is important. She hasn't had much hope for their forty-six year marriage. What hope could there be, with all the irreconcilable differences in the way they each see things? Memory Replacement Therapy may be the answer. "Reconcilable Differences" is a short, speculative fiction.
Začiatok konca
By Sarah Ride
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: Slovak. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Tento príbeh sa odohráva v blízkej budúcnosti, kde ľudí trápi hlavne rakovina. Našťastie je vynájdená liečba. Ale čo keď táto liečba neslúži proti rakovine ale na niečo iné, na niečo hrozivejšie? Toho a mnoho iného sa dočítate v krátkej knihe Začiatok konca od autorky Sarah Ride. Prvá kniha z napínavej trilógie o mladom dievčati, ktorá spoznáva seba aj okolitý krutý svet a jeho nástrahy.
2029 (Português)
By Francisco Figueira
Series: Armas Suaves, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Faz ideia do que é uma verdadeira crise? Como é que o mundo se ajustaria após do acontecimento menos expectável? 12 anos depois do que pode acontecer a qualquer momento.
Electropantheon
By Matt Payne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A modern retelling of Greek mythology set in a world of robotic gods! Tricking a mountain god into setting him free, Eric must lead his fellows on a perilous journey across the ocean. As they encounter tentacled gods and suffering abominations, Eric realizes he has bitten off more than he can chew. An action-packed page-turner, Electropantheon is an adventure tale for readers of all ages.
About Time: A Trio of Time Travel Tales
By D.K. Holmberg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Time Travel - three short stories exploring different elements of time travel.
Life Raft: Earth
By Barbara Custer
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Night to Dawn Magazine & Books LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Trittonite Chibale warns Natalie Springer that an exploding star heading toward Earth will incinerate the planet. After lengthy negotiations with politicians, he and his pilots organize a fleet of ships to pull the Earth away from the exploding star’s path, an endeavor fraught with danger.
Powerless, Chapters 1-6 of the EMP Chronicles
By Ellisa Barr
Price: Free! Words: 14,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When her parents leave fifteen-year-old Dee at her grandpa’s farm in rural Washington for a week, she thinks life is over. Little does she know how right she is. The U.S. falls victim to a devastating EMP attack, and Dee finds herself in a world without electricity, communications or clean water. Petty concerns become trivial as she has to learn survival skills in a suddenly hostile world.
ICA (English)
By Francisco Figueira
Series: Softweapons, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The tool you would like to see but are afraid of ever needing. The ICA is more frightening than any conceivable beast and more powerful than any war machine.
The Well
By Rachel E. Rice
Series: The Well: Book1, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Well: Book 1 In the year 2070 in a California valley, the earth appears barren and people have deserted the land to go east, all except David’s family. David, a teenager, has experienced everything imaginable, including eating insects and worms to mitigate his never ending hunger. With the disappearance of animals, vegetation, and clean water, the only well remaining in California is dry.
A Small Sky Through Broken Strands
By E.W. Pierce
Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Marooned on a skyland that crashed to the sea, young Joha Mender is slowly starving to death. His food stores exhausted, he must face his greatest fear and brave the deep waters. But the sky-peoples harbor old superstitions about the sea for a reason, and as Joha enters this alien world, he discovers that myths often contain an element of truth.
Thrive (Part 2)
By Jonathan Yanez
Series: Thrive, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
To the masses who go about life with their heads down, the lies are comfortable. For the few daring to look closer, the truth will be horrifying.
Calling the Children
By David Wesley Hill
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sent into the interstellar dark on a mission of mercy to cure an ancient plague ...
Paladin (A Higher Calling Novella)
By Willow Cross
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sophia remained vigilant in saving the lives of those around her. Especially those she loved. However, when the mysterious, seductive Ramiel decides to school her in the life of a Paladin, she discovers everything she thought she knew about the world around her was wrong. More importantly, everything she knew about herself was a lie.
Black Denim Lit #1
By Black Denim Lit
Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BlackDenimLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry brings together 9 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from George Burdick, expanding significantly on his work with a story of desperation a species under the terrible weight of terraforming.
Opus: Episode 3
By R.W. Taylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In this third installment of the Opus Series, Hazrin, the old warrior, has returned from his journey through deep space bearing extraordinary knowledge. Ari, his grandson, senses great change coming. Their journeys lead to a deadly battle in a vast desert, where preternatural powers and sunfire are the rule and bruises earned are the mark of bravery.
Saturday Story Prompts Collection : 2012.05 and 2014.05
By Martha Bechtel
Series: Saturday Story Prompts 2013 Monthly, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Saturday Story Prompts are snippits of story that range from single sentences to longer conversations and are set in fantasy, science fiction, and generic genres. They're great for getting a Muse unstuck and sending the Plot Bunnies hopping! This eBook contains all the SSPs posted to my blog during May 2012 and sixty percent of the prompts scheduled for May 2014.