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Effete Fiction by D. E. Park
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Need a few tall tales to kill time while you're stuck at the airport or in a queue? Flash fiction tales suitable for a quick read on the bus, at the laundromat, or when the boss isn't looking. Pocket fiction for your phone, any time. Or just a quick shot of my favorite genres. Here are even more (46 more!) tiny tales of speculative fiction from D. E. Park. SF, Fantasy, Horror, and silliness.
Very Rare Interesting Facts In Hindi by Sachin Saparia
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: Hindi. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Very Rare Interesting Facts In Hindi This Books Includes Some Interesting Facts on Different Things on The World In Hindi!
Just Another Night at the Quarterly Meeting of Terrifying Giant Monsters by Brennan Harvey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2015 by Ten Thirty-one Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dysfunctional meetings are the norm when big egos sit on the board of a organization. Especially when the board members are terrifying giant monsters.
Buracos, Incorporados by Sérgio Coutinho, Sr
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dois inventores criaram uma caixa que faz buracos na quarta dimensão. Eles tentaram vender esta caixa a um empreiteiro. Mais tarde o que parecia ser uma perda e azar, tornou-se bom para eles.
The Tribe: First Coda by L.A. Grainger-Brown
Price: Free! Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Earth, 147 years after the voluntary dissolution of the World Government. Humankind exists in a technologically enabled state of nature, completely and utterly free. As the Code states, the child of freedom is madness. And that child has come of age: a splinter group of radicals is drawing close to the worldcortex Origin, intent on rewriting the Code that prevents a descent into murderous anarchy.
The Latest Version by Ray Daley
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The President has to account for how money is spent on behalf of the Nation. Is it worthwhile? Is it cost effective? Or is it from one of those black budgets you normally don't hear about? Why not read this and make up your own mind?
Aesir by Roberto Pérez Muñoz
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Uróboros es un thriller de ciencia ficción donde nada es lo que parece. Solamente uniendo todas las piezas podrás conocer la verdad, la pregunta es: ¿Te atreves a descubrirla? Edgar, miembro del grupo especial Aesir, debe infiltrarse en una base militar abandonada con el objetivo de encontrar y acabar con Jicar, el líder de Icor, una antigua unidad del ejército.
The Fifth Di... September 2015 by J Alan Erwine
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Fifth Di..., one of the longest running on-line zines continues on with four new stories. This month we feature fantasy and science fiction stories from Fredrick Obermeyer, Tim McDaniel, Kate Runnels, and Thomas Canfield.
Saving Brackett Station by L Frank Turovich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Research Assistant Sharmaine Harper has about had it with everything. She signed on to work in Saturn space to be on the forefront of new astrological discoveries but discovered her real assignment was babysitting the station Personality. When one of Saturn’s moons disappears she’s thrown into a desperate situation no one expected.
The Last Teacher by Chris Dietzel
Price: Free! Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
As parts of everyday life begin to fade away, one teacher struggles to keep a semblance of normality for the teenagers in her classroom. But what can she teach to students who know they will one day be the final remnants of mankind? THE LAST TEACHER is a story about realizing which lessons are most important in life. A Great De-evolution short story.
Beyond the Strandline by Toby Clark
Price: Free! Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This novel is an accompaniment to my ebook 'Tipping Point' (also available free on Smashwords) which charts our current situation and the impending peril of climate change. It is intended to put a human face on the potentially cataclysmic events which are already starting to unfold before us that we might understand what the future holds for us all as members of the human race.
Repo Man: Truck Repo by R. Richard
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What repo man does for a living is repossess vehicles. Usually he repos vehicles where the owner has repeatedly failed to meet a financial commitment due the primary lien holder. In short, if you don’t make the payments he steals the vehicle and returns it to the finance company. He's the best repo man in the world. Repo man gets a job that's quite literally out of this world.
Celestial Spheres: Book 1: Synapse (short story series) by Ant Ryan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The binary star system had controlled humanity on our Globe for millennia – it gave the world a peaceful order, naturally selecting the population in a society where humans lagged behind the Scient minority – it had, until an outsider meddled with that peace.
The Survivalistas: Book 3.5- Ava by Shandy Jo
Series: The Survivalistas, 3.5. Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015 by Trailer Trash Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Ava stayed behind to help her father keep the nuclear power plant running when her mother and brothers fled to the Adirondack community set up by The Rev. Now the plant is melting down and Ava is charged with getting important documents to The Rev. But even the best laid plans can have hiccups. Ava lands miles from the designated point and must find a way to get to her destination.
Mundane Moon Maze by JW Scott
Price: Free! Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Artisan Publishing Guild, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Joshua Raintree finds himself more than 500 years in the future, discovering a world where machines have reinvented the gods of mythology, in the middle of a maze and fighting for his life. Can a Mundane from 500 years in the past finish the maze? If he does will the new gods present themselves as prophesized? Or will Joshua find that his plea for help finds him lost in the Mundane Moon Maze?
The Furnace by Damien Lutz
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Buddy, a military android on an assassination mission, parachutes down into enemy territory with Spot, his four-legged robotic companion. When he suffers a near-death experience mid-mission, Buddy struggles to reconcile his new sense of mortality with his killer directive. The Furnace is a free sample story from the Ten Past Now Anthology, coming December 2015.
Good Luck by William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Sometimes the best laid plans don't quite work out. With the Zavian Empire bearing down on Earth, The Chairman gives a final speech on the value of having a Plan B. "Good Luck!" is a flash (that means very short) speculative fiction.
Collide by B.K. Crawford
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Four high school students find themselves enmeshed in a puzzling time warp. Feeling like unpaid extras in a cheesy sci-fi film, they struggle to understand the meaning of their dilemma. Every day at four o'clock sharp, they exit a local cafe, stepping onto the street to confront an out of control city bus destined to grind them into the pavement, if not for the time warp.