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Star Sailor #2: Otto al-Kara of Rangpur
Series: Star Sailor. Price: Free! Words: 27,760. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Star Sailor is a series of episodic short stories about a girl named Najima Dezetoiles, and her travels by raft throughout a galaxy once rocked by a terrible war. In this episode, Najima travels to the desert planet of Nanda IV, where she meets the anti-Imperial rebel Otto al-Kara. But what are the intentions of this handsome, gun-toting terrorist in an Empire-controlled town?
Gavin's Big Date
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twenty-something Gavin gets a more interesting night out than he bargained for when he hits on a girl at a late-night train sushi restaurant.
UFO 1955
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
An escaped prisoner is taken up into a UFO and transformed into a hideous creature designed to harvest humans to be used as food on an alien planet.
The Images of Man
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
This is a story about a warrior who would, like all super heroes, do whatever it took to defend the woman of his choice from all real or imagined monsters, especially if they came from outer space. Even myth and legend could not stand in the way of doing whatever was necessary to keep her out of the hands of these creatures who were, perhaps, nothing more than the ... Images of Man.
The World That Womb Made
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A story that came out of a question: "Is blindly conforming better than rebelling against authority?" And what was one man's nightmare was another's damnation. There was no sane escape from W O M B!
A Day For Dying
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"A Day For Dying" features a special kind of gladiatorial contest, one which we would not want to participate in!
The Accidental Colony
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,720. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A group of scientists travel to another world to study its biology and geology when an asteroid strikes the Earth and destroys the ship that was to have come to take them home again. Now, they face dwindling food supplies, dangerous animals on the plains around them, and wild weather. They must relearn ancient survival skills in a race against starvation until a rescue can come from home.
Leviatán
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: Spanish. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
En las profundidades del Atlántico ha sido descubierta una gigantesca criatura. Su corazón late cada vez con mayor fuerza, augurando un inminente despertar. ¿Está preparado el mundo para lo que se avecina?
Torlo Hannis of Noomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,830. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
The first of the exciting Noomas Saga, three novels of adventure on a distant planet, in some unknown galaxy. But just the beginning of his story! Read: “Slavegirl of Noomas” & “Conquest of Noomas” by Charles Nuetzel & Heidi Garrett
Earth Ablaze
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Max and Lorenzo are strangers who have crossed paths under the most dire of circumstances – the need to survive. With the earth nothing more than a wasteland and solar radiation a constant threat, the two of them set out for a place called Hope Cavern, an underground city where people have taken refuge. Making the journey north, however, they realize there is a price to pay for companionship.
Shadows and Starlight
Series: The Collected Short Stories of Douglas T. Vale, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 148,600. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A hardened lawman tries to get himself and his lady love off a hostile colony world. An overworked student finds a nefarious shortcut to solve all her problems. An office worker constantly struggles against a fantastical stereotype. These are some of the diverse and entertaining short stories you'll find in this collection. It includes science fiction, horror, fantasy, and more.
Childhood Dreams (A Game of War, Part One)
Price: Free! Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
'One girl’s journey from innocence to a weekly fight to the death. With aliens, spaceships, romance and kick-ass space battles' A fast paced sci-fi adventure, Childhood Dreams blends dizzying excitement with a whirlpool of emotions to keep you gripped from beginning to end. Like Suzanne Collins? You’ll love this!
Reality Is A Dream
Series: Beyond Realities, 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Science has given us many new frontiers but this one is something she did not expect. Aislinn was hired to crunch the numbers and find out just why the project was not working the way it should. They would not tell her just what the project was. The papers kept talking about the subject but the subject was missing, disappeared or something. Could she find the answers they were paying her for and i
Once Upon a Time in Vietnam
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A U.S. Marine captured by the Viet Cong is miraculously rescued after months of hardship and torture.
In Fabula-divino
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Take eight authors, edit them like they've never been edited before, and what do you get? In Fabula-divino, the mentoring/publishing venture from Australian writer Nicole Murphy. Along with guest stars Kevin J Anderson, Rebecca Moesta, Trudi Canavan, Angela Slatter and Kaaron Warren, these speculative fiction tales will delight you.
Dúranaki Chronicles, Volume 1
Series: Dúranaki Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 127,350. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dúranaki Chronicles features five short stories revolving around T'vance Arain, a hot-headed drug addict, assassin, and aspiring mage.
Dead Earth: Sanctuary (Book 3)
Series: Dead Earth, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,770. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
Jubal Slate has stopped a madman controlling an undead army and survived the destruction of the aliens responsible for the plague that decimated humanity. Now he leads a small band of survivors across the shattered landscape of America, fighting off the forces of the living and the dead. The group races north pursuing a legend, a post-apocalyptic fairy tale: a town protected from the walking dead.
Going Viral Is Contagious
Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This short story is about a young man who finally creates a viral video. As the world begins to watch his video they all decide to create their own. The entire world is starting to go viral and for most people that means doing extremely dangerous things without thinking about their actions. Do not attempt any of the things described in this story.
Ganglion Trains
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lett's got a delivery to make. Stolen paintings. The cops are on his trail and he's throttling his train up through the artificial synapse network. The tubes are narrowing and the train's coming to pieces around him. Still, he might make it. Ganglion trains includes five science fiction stories - Stone Goddess, To a Pile of Ashes, Vaporize Marineris, Ground-Based Optics and Ganglion Trains.
Corporate Loyalty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Corporate Loyalty is an short pseudo-science adventure a la the 1950’s. Its science is unlikely; its people and their motivations are not. When a leading ‘bug’ researcher is returned to normal size early, he discovers the science which alters his size has a flaw. Can his best friend help him out of the trouble he’s in?