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Episode Five: The Phantom of the Jungle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode Five, Space and Galaxy must battle sleep deprivation and a mysterious Phantom in the middle of a dangerous jungle.
Episode Four: Never Work with Old Bosses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode Four, Galaxy's old boss hires Galaxy and Space to retrieve something stolen from her.
Episode Three: Mother
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,400. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode Three, Space must protect his mother from killers who want her dead.
Episode Two: Rocky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode Two, Space must stop an evil rock from trying to take over their ship.
Episode One: Lights, Camera, Impact!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Episode One, Galaxy must defend the life of a famed holofilm director from a mysterious assassin on a barren, hostile world.
Lanterns In The Morning
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Molly arranges stones in a circle while the city across the pond burns. Her parents wait inside and watch, deciding whether she is the reason for the world's end or the only force that can stop it. In this science fiction short story, we revisit the implications of the Sorter, the computer that can program humans.
Red Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A Soviet mad scientist directs covert research in her underground lair while fending off British secret agents, American commando raids, and Russian auditors.
Fifteen Dollars' Guilt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Darkwater Syndicate. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Some find their life’s calling in a flash of insight, or through sleepless nights of toil. For others, it takes an act of kindness. But when one man’s charity helps another realize his calling is to end a third man’s life, what then? And what is one to do when the intended victim is the president of the United States?
Carving Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
When Leon’s friend Charles convinces him to visit a local museum he discovers an engraved bone and becomes convinced he can solve the puzzle of its creation. But his life changes when he touches the ancient artifact.
Lilith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Darkwater Syndicate. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
4004 BC: In this retelling of the Adam & Eve story, a hermit’s life is turned upside-down by the arrival of a mysterious woman in his camp. As the story of their portentous meeting carries forward through the millennia, only time will tell if Lilith is a heroine, a victim, or a monster.
Kill the Past, Destroy the World
Price: Free! Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An old sorceress returns to her homeland, determined to seek revenge for the sins of the past, while embroiled in a plot that will jeopardise the future of her world. Blurring the boundaries between good and evil, this intriguing short story serves as prelude to the epic fantasy/science-fiction novel "The Key of Alanar". Rory Mackay is author of the critically acclaimed novel "Eladria".
The Patchwork Starship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: Australian English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Solitary Cat Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Olwen finds her life taking a direction she’d never imagined when she and a huge tract of the Daintree Rainforest are transported on board a starship. Dealing with aliens, alien animals and space pirates, Olwen is doing her best to adapt to her surroundings – And then she learns something that will change her life again, this time forever...
The Cannibal's Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In this dystopic tale set in a world where the food supply has been destroyed by The Storms, old Laurie imparts her wisdom about her special way of killing cannibals to her young companion. Oddly she knows quite a bit about the wiindigoo for someone who claims to have never eaten people.
The Snake-Bearer
Series: Helium Quest. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Gathering begins like all others. The Healer claims unnatural powers and uses poor Latin. But the snake-bearer is new to brothers Mark and Orin. As the snake-bearer’s role becomes clear, Mark is scandalized. The prices the Healer demands are too high. And the outcomes, questionable. “He’s just another fraud,” Mark says. So then, why does Mark feel the Healer rummaging around in his head?
Time Master: Rescue
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The aliens have a new job for Jason Williams. Jason is to go back in time and prevent savages from killing a King. Jason prepares for a couple of scenarios. However, what Jason finds, on the ground, matches neither scenario. Before Jason can save the King, Jason must solve a difficult puzzle.
Reflections
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What are we, really - the sum of our parts, or something less? What if those parts are at odds with each other? How much control do we have over what we turn into? "Reflections" is a very short, speculative “flash” fiction.
Operational Costs
Series: Achilles & Swiss. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,880. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
An off-worlder mercenary and a robotic "company store" join forces to steal an idol from an alien holy land. Succeed, and it's a long, luxurious vacation. Fail, and it's interstellar war. First in a series.
Got a Run For You
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Bill Lett is the best ganglion network driver around. Too bad his train needs some serious maintenance. Just when a big job has come his way. Big enough to pay off all his debts. If he can just get the train into the network. A Ganglion Trains story, from the author of Thousand Mile Void.
AfterShock One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An aging hippie strikes out for a mysterious opening on the coast after his hometown of San Francisco is brought down by the Big One.
Neptune Road Volume VI-A
Series: Neptune Road. Price: Free! Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Volume 6-A of the serial science fiction story, Neptune Road. After a few false starts, Earth scientists have managed to convert Neptune into a habitable planet. The sunlight and air are borrowed, the surface is unstable, and the inhabitants are - inventive. Welcome to Neptune Road.