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Running Club by Michael W. Layne
Price: Free! Words: 14,010. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the future, people are disease-free and thin, but physically weak and increasingly lazy. Intensive exercise is viewed as the primary risk factor for accidents and injuries, and is all but outlawed by powerful health insurance corporations. This is the story of one man who leads an underground running club as its members prepare for an upcoming race they are determined to win at any cost.
Bug House by Amy Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.50 from 2 reviews)
No one can predict how much of your mind comes back after a delirium bomb attack. How much memory, how much sanity. All Wren can do is lie in bed and hope. But there's something strange in the hospital, creeping around the edge of her unreliable senses. With the help of a mysterious janitor, Wren has to face giant insects and the treachery of her own mind.
The Hundredth Year of the War by Amy Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After one hundred years of war, it had all become very simple. Patriotism and loyalty were good, and wasting compassion on the Enemy, pale blue aliens with golden eyes, was bad. Even children could grasp that. Except for Marlene, who wanted to know why.
Tales Of The Rocket Patrol by P.J. Lowry
Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(3.00 from 1 review)
Defenders of the colonies, lawmen and arbitrators who settle disputes in distant galaxies. Their sole function is to serve and protect the people. They are the Rocket Patrol!
Animus by Mikel Knutson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Niles Animus, a kid with a destiny soon to be discovered. Starting with a debate, his vengeance escalates until he is ready to kill the people responsible for promoting soul energy. Using his array of powers, will he succeed or will he fail.
Un Tour de Montagnes Russes le Soir de la Saint-Thorlak by Julien Morgan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: French. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Toute la Nouvelle-Angleterre connaît la Ziggurat, sur les rives du lac Champlain, à Altonboro. A vrai dire, il est difficile de l’ignorer : la chute principale, haute de cinq cent mètres, est visible à des miles à la ronde. Pourtant, une aura de mystère entoure le grand huit. Les gens du coin le craignent, et personne ne s’en approche ni n’en parle. (...)
The Soul Project Part 5 Abstractors Uprising by Michael Arnold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 1 review)
When Kaleen wakes up she realizes that she is now alone on First World. Suddenly her arm and body are revived by something very strange that enables her to soar above the ground.
The Soul Project Part 4 The Curse Of The Horseshoe by Michael Arnold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 1 review)
Eisenhower was right when he said to Kaleen that something was wrong with Doc E. Reynolds. The old man, who offers to bury Kaleen’s friend Mel in an underground burial place near his cavernous home, is definitely a shifty character. Eisenhower and Kaleen soon find out why – he lives under the curse and power of a mysterious horseshoe.
Ever Dream (A Short Story) by Amanda Frederickson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lara stopped believing in dreams years ago. All that's left is soul sucking station life and her job as a salvage operative. But the unexpected discovery of a cryogenic chamber - and the revived occupant's claim that he's there for Lara - prompts her to reconsider her dreams.
Konstantin: A Short Story by Beth Powers
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 1 review)
When his brother falls for a pretty face and unwittingly lets a threat on board, it is up to Konstantin to stop the hacker before it is too late. There's just one problem—Konstantin is the ship, with his brain hardwired to its systems. By attacking the ship's computer, the hacker is attacking him, and in order to gain complete control, she just might have to shut him down for good.
Making a Gilling by Per Holbo
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Loki wants to be an officer in the Yetten fleet, but his family background makes it virtually impossible. He devices a plan to get his arch enemy, Gilling, to help him out. Will he suceed? This short story is a prequel to "Skrymers Glove" and aims at answering previously unanswered questions about Loki
The Invasion by Joseph Sweet
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An overnight takeover leaves friends Bill, Fran and Jack stranded, and perhaps alone on a hostile alien world they once called home. Will they be able to fight back and save their planet from this new power, or succumb to the alien rule?
Stop The Aliens by Simon Seth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ryan Craimor is a surgeon in a state hospital, who lives alone. On the day after he dreams that aliens abduct him, he finds an implanted chip in his right arm. Now, armed with the proof, his only goal is to uncover for mankind the identity of his abductors. Ryan has to solve a puzzle only to find a terrible conspiracy that might cost him his life.
Murphy's Star by C. Gockel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
On a journey to a distant solar system a group of scientists discover they’ve picked up an unlikely passenger...and discover humans may not be as alone in the universe as they thought. Inspired by the amazing "Love and Sex Among the Invertebrates", by the incomparable Pat Murphy, "Murphy’s Star" is another exploration of love and what it means to "be".
El Jinete Murciélago y el Incendio Forestal by Anthony Barton
Series: Las aventuras del jinete murciélago, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Juan Mateo y sus amigos pelean un incendio forestal. Las aventuras de Juan Mateo y su fiel murciélago Bulmer están disponibles en un serie de libros electrónicos del Jinete Murciélago.