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The Harvest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“It’s clear that they don’t want me dead—maybe they want what is in my mind…” A man wakes up in a spherical room with no memory of how she got there or why he is there. As he grapples with his new reality, he discovers that all is not quite as it seems, and that he is a part of a harvest—and one that he may not survive.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Sandman
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This story appeared in the author’s collection called “The Night Pieces” in 1817. The story has been interpreted by various authors, scholars, and reviewers from time to time over the years.
Paradise
Price: Free! Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Will they escape or will they fall victim just like the many others that visits Paradise
We Don't Know Why
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
To a future girl, Mishell, who flies with the aid of anti-gravity wings, the death in a freak accident of a beloved older brother, Mykel, is hard to accept. Why had it happened? To Mykel, of all people? Why ? Rebelliously going AWOL from her home spacecraft, cruising the sky of an earth-like planet, Mishell is worshipped by primitive people who believe she is an angel. A short story.
Lucent Sylph
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lucas Thissel has something he fears: an alien species of palm-sized glass fairies called Lucent Sylphs. They came through a portal from a parallel, metaphysical dimension, and they indenture themselves as slaves to human beings. Too much neglect or unkindness, and they will cloud over and disintegrate. Too much love and their hearts are overcome and burst. And one has attached herself to him.
The Grift
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Can a cowboy really con a con man? Or will he be stranded, penniless, on a space station?
Monster or Marvel
Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Scientists investigate a recent rash of birth defects, trying to uncover the cause. Mary, a research assistant, is anxious to meet the new research scientist, Dr. Celia Quinley. Celia has a strong affinity for her work and her study subjects. The two women soon become fast friends, but at the point when they achieve a breakthrough in their research, the unthinkable happens....
The Forerunners
You set the price! Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
The generation ship The Silver Dove has reached the edge of The Milky Way. Her small crew of seven is all that is left of a once grand population, whose ancestors had set out millennia ago on a far-reaching voyage of discovery, searching for a better future for ailing Earth. But what they find at the edge of the galaxy may bring The Silver Dove’s voyage and what’s left of her crew to an abrupt end
Remembering Crystals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
As part of the Century of Wonder, humankind has been mandated to seek out and colonize extra-solar system settlements. But little does humankind know that the Century of Wonder will bring many more centuries of death and strife. Remembering Crystals is prequel to The New Empire Trilogy.
The Midnight Scorpion
You set the price! Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Century of Wonder is drawing to a close. Humankind has made great leaps and strides in regards to the mandate, but an odd find during a space mining mission will reveal how far behind humankind truly is in relation to the rest of the universe. In a tale that transcends time, distance, and memory, stand witness to The War of The White Hole. The Midnight Scorpion is a New Empire Prequel.
The Warparound
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 15. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Harmonizing his stream to the tune of life, the Acoustic Funambulist travels on time throughout the galaxies in a progression of unlikely encounters. Subjected to an environment that defies the logic of time and space, the acrobat like some poor creature in a wheel, struggles to advance in this fifteenth episode.
Plague Z: Unseen - Vol. 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,910. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Port Vendre Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Irina and Alexi thought they were safe from Plague Z when they escaped from their home country of Russia, but they now know it followed them to the United States. Trying to escape the infection, and with no other options, they continue running, heading South. They don’t know where, exactly. Wherever they can get away from it. However, people in the South are turning much faster than normal...
Mind Work
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Story is about a boy who in an unfortunate accident lost his father. Then gradually finds himself in a situation that can save his father life. Will he save his father? Or will his father die again? Lets find out!
Inking Below
Series: Abominable Fictions, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
After many centuries of river infestation, the Inking Beasts have gone ashore into the Cities, evolving into False Men and causing war. Osana and Ratchet Jack lead a submersible through the River and its many tributaries to find the Inking Beasts' Hive and deliver a payload to terminate the river infestation and oppression forever. However, travel through the infested water during war is tricky.
He Who Laughs
Series: The Dotson Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Murderer's Acre: the home of the peculiar and the destitute. Dotson has just arrived, his young charges in tow, seeking shelter in an odd town that overlooks a vast necropolis. The townsfolk cower in fear as a giggling entity picks them off in the night, and Dotson may be the next victim!
Brass by Knight
Series: The Dotson Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dotson is just trying to keep a low profile while riding through bandit country. But there's always one, the troublemaker who can't be stopped. As villains surround Dotson and his travelling companions, they have no idea what is really waiting for them in the deep caves of the highwaymen's hideout!
Death in the Desert
Series: The Dotson Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
As a adventurer and person of medicine, he has seen death before. But this discovery, this killing, will set him on the path to confronting the biggest scourge Everash has ever known!
The Eternal Librarian
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When humanity went to the stars they took many things with them. Brencis ensured that they took the books. Unfortunately, humanity also took along their greed, their blindness and their short-sighted focus on all the wrong things. The Eternal Librarian is a touching exploration of human nature, determination and the love of learning that is dedicated to librarians and book lovers everywhere.
The Scientist: Part One
Price: Free! Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Earth is ruled by a ruthless board of machines. And man, through his own conceit, is long extinct. The Scientist is a brilliant machine who recreates mankind using preserved DNA. But will the all controlling board allow man to survive? The Scientist finds himself in a race to recreate the very species that created him. Now the hope of mankind rests solely on the algorithm of one rogue machine.
Vanguard #4: Power Surge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A special exploited by a research company now seeks revenge against his captors, and only Vanguard can stop him!