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Stars: The Anthology
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 186,930. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Janis Ian and 30 top science fiction writers team up to create an astonishing book of original short fiction. STARS is a huge anthology in both volume and talent. Each story, available only here, is based on a Janis Ian song that meant something special to the author, who then wrote the story expressly for STARS. creating a meld of jazz, prose and science fiction found nowhere else.
The Reading
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: Russian. Published: June 29, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Вторая повесть из авторской серии научной фантастики «Технологии и человек», в которой рассказывается история обычной современной молодой пары, столкнувшейся с новыми технологиями, способными не только убить любовь, но и разрушить жизнь.
DannyDay and the Way Station Affair
You set the price! Words: 11,840. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The dead are now stored as Memory Orbs on Saturn – (10mm crystal spheres) that hold cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) plus a chip to hold memories; All overseen by UISA that has been created by the amalgamation of Soyuz and NASA. In this world, Ivan Samarovich has learnt to survive and look after himself by using his particular skill to remove those in his way with terminal force. Who will stop him?
Flying The Friendly Skies 2015
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"Who's the terrorist?" It's a game Jeanne plays while waiting to fly in this near-future story of airplane travel, where plane security and economy trumps the comfort of travel. You think it's bad now? Just wait...
Dr. Marsteller
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Although nearing her 70s, anti-aging benefactor Charlotte Viscane engages in ritual plastic surgery to grotesque levels, terrified of looking and becoming old. Now fueled by desperation and buyer's remorse on empty promises of eternal life in Dr. Marsteller's lab, she threatens to pull her funding. In this novel, read how he convinces everyone the fountain of youth is real. You can live forever.
Little Bo Peep Giselle (The Society On Da Run #46) (Update 4/24/2014)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Farmer Dale has a gun pointed at his head. Standing before him is an injured Crotonian. Now, if you've been following this series, you know Crotonians are NOT to be played with. What will Farmer Dale do? Will he offer help to the cripple alien? Issue #46 in The Society On Da Run magazine series, comes with a special bonus story.
The Lost Starship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,450. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
An accident happened. A beam of energy from an unknown source penetrated the ship killing all passengers and crew instantly. The ship took evasive action and escaping on emergency thrust it inadvertently twisted space and performed an unintended, and previously impossible, hyper jump, becoming Completely lost, This is the story of that journey home, and of the civilisations it encounters.
Very Bloody Mary
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: Italian. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Un cocktail preparato in un futuro distopico. Cinque minuti di lettura, proiettati nel buio di una situazione improvvisa, eccitante e terribilmente disperata.
The Blob On The Rock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by SSN Storytelling. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A scientific expedition in deep space makes a discovery that could alter everything we know about the nature of life. As long as it doesn't kill them first. The Blob On The Rock is a 5,000 word short story, and earned an Honorable Mention from the 1st Quarter 2012 L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future Contest.. Includes a bonus story: Lords Of The Remnant (3,800 words).
It's Just a Job
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.80 from 5 reviews)
A specialist in photographing places that are not supposed to exist, from a safe distance, is enticed by an obscene amount of money into infiltrating an abandoned Research Facility. There he will discover that it is never a good idea to deviate from standard operating procedure. It’s just a job, but sometimes it’s not what the job pays, but what it extracts.
Love's Labors and Lies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,660. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Space frontiersmen Jonathan Love and Malco Trent forge a strange friendship that, over five years, takes them to the stars and makes them both insanely rich. And it ultimately puts the two on a collision course over the woman that both men want. Where one will end up on top...and the other will end up *dead*.
Steampunk Tales, Volume 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 211,920. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by 1st Amend Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
What if Death wore a lovely black dress? The epic journey of Rom, young Reaper in the steampunk world of Aerthos, continues in the second volume of novels by author Ren Cummins. In the final three novels, her journey to save her homeland continues, beyond death and time, with her friends Kari and Cousins against the powerful Artifice, the mad Reaper who wants Rom dead, at any cost.
Steampunk Tales, Volume 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 189,960. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by 1st Amend Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
What if Death wore a lovely black dress? In this special collection featuring the first three books of the Chronicles of Aesirium, this Young Adult Steampunk Fantasy collection tells the first half of the epic tale of an eleven year old girl who discovers herself to be a Reaper, guardian and protector of a small town of exiled magicians.
Gardens in the Cracks & Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,500. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Anthology of science fiction: 5 short stories and a novella. "Gardens in the Cracks" - Marga must come to terms with getting what she wishes. SCRAPPER - If you look deep enough, you can find a garden. "Riashu" - What is worth fighting for? "A Good Argument" - Man vs flying car. "Son Inspired" - A family business, a difference of opinion and plenty of time for things to fester.
The Salt Moon Robots
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
Crash-landed in a salt desert, a young captain and his mysterious passenger must hitch a lift on giant mining platforms pulled by herds of robots across a world where indentured workers compete for their freedom. The events of this journey will change the rules of the game forever for the travelers, the miners, and the robots alike.
Right to Life?
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Matthew and Kristine Smith are both staunchly pro-life, but the results of genetic testing on their unborn baby may change their minds. Could sacrificing this one child save the lives of millions of people?
The Dance
Price: Free! Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Mo and Lesley are going to the school dance together. But when another girl corners Mo and demands that she step aside, Mo bows to peer pressure and backs out of her date with Lesley. The Dance is the first story in the Rymellan science fiction series. There's no explicit sexual content, so it’s suitable for teens and adults.
Tamisan (Tamisan Book 1)
Series: Tamisan. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,820. Language: Australian English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
I woke to find that I’m no longer human. Sure, I can breathe underwater, read minds and move things with my mind, but I’M NOT HUMAN! They transferred my mind into this body, but what about my soul? I escaped into the jungle, and into more danger than I could imagine. Poisonous plants, dinosaurs, jungle cats, and slave traders were just a few of the dangers. A Telepath helped me. I had to get out
Former Selves and Other Stories
Series: Miscellaneous fiction. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A seeker after knowledge in the Himalayas. An old man whose kind secretly runs the world. A historian with an unusual source of knowledge about things past. A very ... special child. These are the characters that come to life in the four short stories in this collection. With four 100-word flash fiction stories as a bonus.
Clause 57
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Something happened on the moon. An homage to Ray Bradbury, who taught us storytelling.