Fiction » Science fiction

Sub-categories: Adventure | General | Short stories | Space opera | Apocalyptic | Utopias & dystopias | Military | Hard sci-fi | High tech | Steampunk & retropunk | Cyberpunk 
Program 29-us89n4x
Price: Free! Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This is the first short story in 5 More Perfect Days, the companion novella to 25 Perfect Days. It's 2039 and times are tough, the President has claimed the country needs controlling. Walt Jaworski, a dedicated Controlling Force Agent, is the man they call upon.
Colony Zero - Volume 1 - Contact
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Helping Hands Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In 2810, they’re called Zeroes. Some Zeroes are born, somehow slipping through the genetic screening and purification tests in utero mandated by an overpopulated Earth. Others become Zeroes later, the worst murderers and thieves and abusers, despite the same genetic screening. Whether born or made, they are Earth’s outcasts, the dregs, sent to a perpetually dark rock.
Hand of the Survivor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"Art should evoke emotion," Ruth said. But in her competitive world, Ruth might have to resort to violence to make certain her art survives.
Jazz: Monster Collector In: Crime Scenes (Season 1, Episode 9)
Series: Jazz, MC: Earth's Lament, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Tricorner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jazz is pressed into working side by side with Boss Geeter’s Sasquatch henchman. Ever cautious of her unwanted companion, she searches for clues to the unexplained attacks on Mirth’s monster community. When they’re attacked by a cadre of clowns who’ve brought along some magic users this time, at least one of her teammates will pay a heavy price. The ninth episode of a serialized adventure story.
World War H
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.00 from 1 review)
With the Zombie apocalypse complete what happens when there are no humans left? What is a zombie to do? Keith is not a well zombie, he has resorted to eating rats to feed his craving for fresh flesh. Follow zombie Keith as his world is turned upside down by the very rats he has been eating!
kRaveings: A Spirited Meeting
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What's a former bottom rung supervillain to do when he is no longer relevant? When the haze of drugs fades away all that is left is ruins of a city and life forgone to the past. A fateful meeting brings one lost soul to a new direction and a new outlook.
Pole Shifts
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jumping from one galaxy to the next, the aerialist discovers the intricate relativeness of infinite realities and learns to rely on his imagination for a melodious stride. Confronted by repeated mood swings, the rope dancer finds in his eighth episode that in certain worlds, keeping your balance is a draining affair.
A Matter Of Opinion
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The inability to embrace a philosophy of 'live and let live' had unfortunate and indeed fatal consequences.
Aurealis #67
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
More of the world's best new speculative fiction. The new year's first edition of Aurealis has a lot of bases covered with wildly different stories by Jennie Rix and Tsana Dolichva, plus an interview with actor Pierre Perrier about French Director Fabrice Gobert’s new zombie/ghost series, The Returned, considered to be one of the most gripping television dramas of recent years. Do not miss this.
Pestilence
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mathew is out of his comfort zone, he has to work out how to take the space station closer to the sun. It needs all his attention, but he can’t get the Russian woman out of his mind, or that the commander has accused him of plotting to take over Earthrise. He was sure a murderer was aboard, but it’s possible that everyone is just losing their memory, and now there’s the green glow.
They Use to Exist
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 5, Book 27. Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
It was the summer of 1963 and three friends Mark, Dan and Steve who loved to sail the deepest oceans shared the same dream, they all wanted to find the lost ship called the SS Triton that was said to have disappeared somewhere in the Bermuda Triangle in 1933 carrying over twenty million dollars in gold coins.
The XJ7 Experiment (Hostile Grey Aliens)
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 5, Book 26. Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
What should have been the greatest moment of Dr. Spencer's life would be a death sentence if he told what he and some other scientists were working on in a secret underground governmental facility called XJ7. Rumor has it that Dr. Spencer and a team of scientists were working on reverse engineering on a UFO.
G.M.C. Volume #7
Series: G.M.C., Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mike finds himself in a sticky situation with no zombies in site to help, or so he thinks. Camps are being purposely overrun and after helping a murderer escape and not knowing who they can trust, The Zombies only choice is to move out on their own and protect themselves.
Ghosts of the Dead
Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Survival was hard enough but when your space station was half destroyed. Paulina lived with the scars of the accident. She wasn't sure if she could live with the plan Tina had created to revive the station. It was hard enough to live with the ghosts of the dead in her heart. Ghosts of the Dead is a near future SF story of recover from disaster, regaining your strength and moving into the future.
Incursion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Be mindful of your thoughts. They could betray you, and everything you know.
Your Data's Showing
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A working stiff unhappy with his day to day life is drawn to something more. He confronts his surrounding environment and realizes not all is as it seems. Glimpsing into corners he’d never seen before he pushes to escape. This is a strange sci-fi story influence by David Lynch esque films and writing. One of the first short stories I’ve written.
Time Plus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Meeting her twin is the last thing Bettina expects. After years working in the accelerated time labs and farms the differences between them are more than just physical. But somehow there's still a sense of kinship. A science fiction story by Sean Monaghan, author of Walking Gear and Stacey7.
Unreleased
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Years ago, Trevor Vanllewyn and his friends released a supernatural being from its imprisonment, and he was the only survivor when it was contained again. Now, as an old man, Trevor wants to see the beautiful creature one last time. Also includes an author's note.
What Are They Good For?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An experiment goes horribly wrong when scientists attempt to create a weapon possessing its own sense of morality. The machine begins to question the wisdom of its creators and asserts its own logic.
Stranger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 710. Language: British English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short and horrific storie, by the Dutch writer Terrence Lauerhohn, about alien life.