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Appearances, they Deceive by Geltab
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Man has wondered if we are alone in the universe since our beginning, the answer came in ships the size of our moon. They arrived, hovering there silently for two generations, ringing the earth with their ships. These aliens were insidious, there were no attacks, no explosions, no invasions. We found out later they infected us with a virus, without obedience it would be activated. Who will help?
The Librarian and the Return of the Nightingale by Sean Monaghan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The librarian's dead. It looks like the murderer is a space traveler who's accidently returned to the moon after 60,000 years. Saskia's been training to be the new librarian, but she was never trained for this. A science fiction novelette from the author of The Wreck of the Emerald Sky.
After The Darkness: Episode Five by SunHi Mistwalker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(3.00 from 1 review)
Even in a world of never-ending winters and permanent darkness, fourteen-year-old Nadia Comani has everything she could ever want: power, privilege, a loving family and most importantly warmth. But her family's refusal to compromise their values changes everything.
Interview Room 9 by C P Sennett
Series: The Squad B archives, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
The Squad B archives Vol: 1 - In 2032 Essex police pull over a suspect for a simple driving offence. The suspect’s demeanour and bag full of firearms indicate to Officer Trent that this isn’t going to be an ordinary interview.
“Star Wars: A Smuggler's Entanglement. Part III of III.” by scifiguy3553
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
After escaping to planet Lehon from the Empire, Deacon 90 revealed to the Kaird family that he was once a Jedi! The Burned Cloak crew encountered Jedi survivors of Order 66 in the Rakata ruins. Encouraged by the Jedi Colony's embrace of him and the Kaird family, he reclaimed his name and identity. But the arrival of a Black Sun agent and his proposition may offer Deacon
(Insert Appropriate Name for a Slightly Humourous Alien Story Here) Part 1 by Adelise M Cullens
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Story about an Alien stopping by earth while his wife and her sister goes shopping at Pluto. And then changes the life of Phillip, a severely depressed human being who is probably a bad representative of the Human race... then again maybe not.
The Tibetan Drum by Ylia Callan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The tale of an inquisitive young man that marvels at the meanings of life to find the voices in his soul and discover the truth from within.
The Treasure of Sirius Major by Bart Cline
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,730. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » General
A pair of tramps between jobs meet a vagrant who has a treasure map. Joining forces, they raise the money to buy a ship and treasure-hunting gear, and cross light-years of space to the planet of Sirius Major. But first they must deal with the bandits who want to kill them for nothing more than the second-hand junk they possess. Only then can they "dig" for the fabled riches hidden for millenia…
Mom's Paradox by Dean Wesley Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
She seduced her husband and changed the world. But she remembers only the act, and how great it felt, but nothing about the why. A story of time travel and paradox as only USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith can tell it.
Redacted #823 by GM Brown
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Redacted- a modern euphemism for censorship of documents. In this short story, it is not a document that has been redacted-but a person, and this short story is a one page speculative perspective of their experience. Inspiration comes from thinking about where is Edward Snowden now.
The Villager by Matt Kruze
Price: Free! Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A tranquil village at the centre of an international conspiracy, and a predator who will stop at nothing to meet the demands of his corporate paymasters.
Somewhere Between A and B by A. J. S. Mims
Price: Free! Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
You know what it's like to feel lost. I can tell. It's visible in your eyes, that sad look of desperation. Maybe you were abandoned. Maybe you ran out of gas before reaching your destination. Maybe you chose this. It doesn't really matter. You're here, stuck between two realities. Allow you me to be your guide in this blasted land. Allow me to show you somewhere between A and B.
Me and Beans and Great Big Melons by Dean Wesley Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Innis went shopping to get ready for the Packers-Rams game, he never expected to meet one of them aliens. But he also never expected to meet a woman who ate beans either. A strange supermarket romance as only USA Today bestseller Dean Wesley Smith can tell it.