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The Outlier #1: Beepers by Tom Lichtenberg
Series: The Outlier, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Dillon Sharif was the world's greatest big-data detective. It helped to be the handsome grandson of the billionaire founders of the AllDat Corporation - legal owners of all the world's information - but would it be advantage enough to solve the riddle of those invisible things that go beep in the night? Dillon was going to need every bit of his trusty assistants' assistance on this one.
PeeDee3, Intergalactic, Insectoid, Assassin in: Battle Royale with Cheese (Season 1, Episode 10) by TA Cuce
Series: PeeDee3 is Dead, 10. Price: Free! Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Tricorner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Spider Murphoid’s so dangerous that the ultimate fighting syndicates can’t get anyone to go in the ring with him willingly. So who better to coerce than the Kacekan with a deadly reputation and a total lack of brain matter? PeeDee3 is one bad bug, but Murphoid’s got the deadliest moves and eight hands ready to deliver the goods. The tenth episode of a Sci-Fi Noir Comedy Series
Here Be Monsters by Leenna Naidoo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
First-time visitor to Mars, Angela Dornach, finds a horrifying mystery awaiting her.
Lightweight 4: "Animals" by Nicholas Ahlhelm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the fourth Lightweight story, Kevin meets the new foreign exchange student, but doesn't exactly get what he expects! At the same time, it is the return of the Titan robot that Lightweight faced in chapter one, only this time there are six of the robots that almost killed him just three months ago! Plus more with the Gray Man, Andy makes a new friend and the debut of an all new hero!
Travelers Among Strange Worlds (A Trio of Short Stories) by C.D. Reimer
Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
A trio of short stories about traveling to strange worlds, featuring "Silent Observers," "The Kitterun Five Tourist Trap" and "The Wizards of Flushington."
Experiment by Adam Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
James Hoo lives in a dystopian future controlled by corporate needs and governmental regulations. He's been engineered to be a brilliant researcher by the corporation that owns him. But as he discovers how different he is, he must find ways to hide his flaws from his sponsors or risk being terminated. His experiments are bearing unlikely fruit, but his are not the only experiments taking place.
Yesterday's Cat: Timeline B Episode 2: FUBARed by Naomi Kramer
Series: Yesterday's Cat, Episode B2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: Australian English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Angie has arrived back in the future with her mission objective, Wayne, in tow. But the future she left and the one she returns to are substantially different. Her boss is different. Her colleague's death has been erased. Now Angie has to foil the enemy's plans in a world that she isn't sure she knows.
Fiction Vortex - March 2014 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Just when something feels played out, a fresh viewpoint can revitalize it. That's the power of being a writer. You get to show people a way of perceiving the world they had never considered before.
Carrier by Stewart Felkel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Carrier When the zombie invasion finally came Tim was caught unprepared. Bitten and left for dead he refuses to give in to defeat. Despite all odds he recovers from the disease that is ravaging the world. But what does a man alone, even a man apparently immune, do with a second chance at life in a post apocalyptic world?
The City of Hope & Other Futuristic Tales by T. W. King
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Wormholes, holograms, and futuristic gadgets galore await you in The City of Hope & Other Futuristic Tales by T. W. King. This work collects three previously published science-fiction stories — "The City of Hope", "American Justice", and the flash fiction piece "A Dream Given Form" — written to appeal to genre fans and general readers alike. Enjoy this sampling of stories of days yet to come.
Vast and Unbroken by J. M. McDermott
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Bad Ducky Industries. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the future, we travel back. We are not supposed to do it, but we do. When we do, we cannot be human, because it would put the future at risk. We have to do something else, then. We have to be something else. What's the point of all of this, in a vast and unbroken darkness?
Xana-La by Stephen Palmer
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(3.00 from 1 review)
"The fate of all those who enter Moongolia is to die." Follow the surreal and highly improbable journey of Victorian explorers Pharaday Lemmington and Franclin Spar-Turney as they investigate the truth of the secret Himalayan city of Xana-La. A surreal and mysterious short story - and the originator of the full-length novel Hairy London.
Implant by Jason Phillips
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(5.00 from 1 review)
Mark Bird, a man on the cutting edge of technology, has just had a procedure done that will change his life. But when he get's a neural interface that connects his brain permanently to the internet he realizes just how disconnected he has become.
A World of Author Untimely: Welcome by Mark Burkenbine
Series: Author & The Untimelys. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Welcome to the first episode in the SciFi Fantasy series , Author and the Untimelys. A slightly different view on life, death, religion and the universe. Death may not be what you think it is, and Life may be exactly what you think it is but you aren't supposed to say it. I will. What if DeadUS is better, and what happens when the LiveUS screw that up for everybody?
Rabbit Trick: A Mindspace Investigations Short Story by Alex Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The first short story in the Mindspace Investigations universe (with two bonus shorts). -- A cop is dead, strangled in her car by a professional killer, and it’s up to me, telepath consultant extraordinaire, to pull the rabbit out of my hat and solve the case. Here's the bad news. Turns out the woman's five-year-old was in the car when she got murdered, and no one can find the child.
The Summer of Love: A Trip Back to 1968 by Louise Hathaway
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Before Coachella; before Woodstock; there was the 1968 Newport Pop Festival. Join two sisters as they travel back in time and attend this outdoor rock festival. They hitch-hike back to their childhood home, see and talk to relatives who died years ago, and even run into younger versions of their husbands. Will they ever be able to return to the present time? Will they want to come back home?
The Eye of Odin by F.T. McKinstry
Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Three hundred years have passed since half of Earth froze, and the human race has settled other planets under the supervision and control of a military contractor that harnessed the powers of the higher mind. But when the daughter of a warrior clan who made her fortune in the contractor’s service discovers a dark secret beneath their dominion, she must learn to fight like the old gods.