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White Haul Wildcats: Solar Strike
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When mistakes begin to plague the best team in the big-money game of recycling stars, Gordon Grant races to find the rivals responsible for the sabotage. The last thing he needs is to destroy a solar system with an ill-timed mistake... but the last thing his rivals need is the wrath of Gordon Grant and the White Haul Wildcats.
Jolly Rogers: A Story About Boyhood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
On a Halloween night something magical happens to three adolescent boys and one old man that changes their lives.
Dreams of Earth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hal hates space. He worked for years in the deep blackness to save enough money to return with his wife to Earth, buy an apartment, and start a family. But his wife loves living on the Titan Interstellar Launch Facility, and has forgotten the shared dream that brought them there. When Hal's boss offers him a new contract, his wife urges him to take it. Hal has little time to discover why.
Brainjack
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Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
A space station around Mars has suffered a series of strange murders. Jack, the security chief of the station, must struggle against the odds to find out who or what is causing these deaths before he becomes a victim himself.
Tycoon's Den
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Each week a group of hopeful entrepreneurs would come to the den in the hope of attracting an investment from the tycoons.And then a young man named Peace stood before them with a personal force field device seeking their investment - or was he? Was he after their money, or was he just teasing them, and the audience, to join him on the greatest journey in human history - a journey to the stars.
Earth Biome
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Price: Free! Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A boy finds himself in the middle of a conspiracy that reaches far into space and time. A race called the Guardians have been a part of society to 'keep the peace.' When his grandfather gives him a mission, he goes on a wild adventure to find the truth about the Guardians while befriending one along the way. Together they must fight against powers beyond their comprehension.
Otchłań Ganimedesa (Ganimedes)
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: Polish. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Zanurz się w tajemniczy, podwodny świat jowiszowego księżyca. Poznaj wraz z emigrantem z Ziemi, van Hansenem korporacje zdobywające dla ludzkości nowe, niedostępne obszary Ganimedesa. Gdy konto Holendra pęcznieje, musi stawić czoła niebezpieczeństwom, o których nikt nie mówił, kiedy wyruszał z Ziemi. Czy zdoła ocaleć? Odkryjesz to dzięki "Otchłani Ganimedesa"
To Sail The Dark Sea
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Series: The Captain Henri Duschelle Stories, Unlinked story. Price: Free! Words: 10,060. Language: British English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
On a fairly routine run to deliver cargo to a colonial world, Captain Duschelle and the crew of the 'Persephone' encounter extraordinary danger.
Intervention
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A dark ugly shape appeared close to Mars, and proceeded to wipe out the mining colonies there. It looked as if Earth would be next, so a probe was sent up to investigate - it disappeared in a puff of dust. The only hope mankind had was to approach the alien vessel undetected - which seemed to be an impossibility. A team of four very brave astronauts undertook the seemingly impossible mission.
The value of memories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: British English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jesus Blanco seeks desperately a way out of an ending that seems inevitable, and embarks on what could be his last bid for life. Unknowingly, his actions will help to a chance to preserve our history, what we were once, for much longer than we would have imagined. Would that be enough?
Half Past One
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Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story with a Twilight Zone of yesteryear feel. A nuclear explosion leaves a group of people scrabbling for survival. How they cope is anything but expected.
The Last Human
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Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Last Human is a Post-Post-Apocalyptic short fiction story following the life of the last human survivor of the second robot apocalypse. Jay has been wandering aimlessly for ages and passes the time by reflecting on the better days which, sadly, were his days spent in servitude to the robot overlords. This is the story of Jay's struggle to survive with only himself to rely on.
Aurora Borealis: Caught
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"Caught:" Immediately following the events in "Heated Arguments," the crew of the Aurora infiltrate a Commi ship in search of answers that may help their Captain. However, the mission leaves them with more questions than answers. Aurora Borealis is a series of short stories chronicling the journeys of Captain Kahara Rain and her crew.
Verbit
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Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the competitive world of news podcasting, a young intern has to work hard to become a good reporter. When it comes time to get a job, however, it quickly becomes clear to one young man that just reporting the news isn't nearly good enough. Soon, his would-be employer will get far more than he bargained for...
A Crack in the Wall
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Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Newt Run is a town that shouldn't exist, a town of artists, drug dealers, miners and steam. It’s a town at the center of a broken universe, and broken universes have the bad tendency to fall apart. In this tale, a crack in the wall of his apartment leads a man into nightmare.
New Beginnings
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Price: Free! Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A soldier aboard a generational cruiser orbiting Mars is the only one who can save a small colony on the surface. That's because he's the only one left alive on the ship as it hurtles toward the Martian terrain. Trouble is, the door he needs to get through requires two arms to open - and he only has one... This story earned Honorable Mention in the Writers of the Future contest in 2012.
Loodgieters van de vijfde dimensie
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: Dutch. Published: October 16, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Als 's ochtends vroeg mensen het huis van elektroverkoper Sinko binnenvallen, komt hij achter de oorzaak van de zwaartekrachtschommelingen die de aarde teisteren. En plotseling is het aan Sinko om de hele wereld te redden...
Gebeurtenissen op d'Artagnandag
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: Dutch. Published: October 16, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Kapitein Arild heeft het niet makkelijk. Zijn boordcomputer Cassiopeia is niet van plan hem te laten ontkomen aan de Interplanetaire Aardse Cultuurdagen. Met laarzen die klemmen in zijn knieholtes, een veer op zijn hoed waar hij van moet niesen en een degen die hem in de weg zit moet Arild zich ook nog eens de invasionisten van het lijf slaan ...
Dragon Rising
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Assigned Special Operations Agent: Jesse Splint Capability: Athletic, deadly in all forms of combat, armed and unarmed. Has one hundred thirty two recorded kills. Code name: Dragon Mission: Discover source of zombie infection and neutralize threat before infection spreads. Use of deadly force with extreme prejudice authorized. Probability of success: less than 10%
Tessa Coyle: Science Police - The Obsolete Prometheus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Science City demands a very special kind of police force. A police force that knows the cutting edge, can cope with the strange and with the heroism and judgement to mete out ethical justice in an ever changing environment. Enter Tessa Coyle, Science Police. A short, pulp story.