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Apocalyptic and Dystopian Tales
Series: Celesta's Science Fiction Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Apocalyptic and Dystopian Tales is a collection of fourteen, inspirational short stories: Too Late For Life? Once in a Black Moon Light Speed to Nowhere Green They Came From the Sea Lucy, the P.I. Research Hope The Call White The Carefully Wound Clock Count to Ten World War Four Escaping Darkness
Artificial Intelligence
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
When a supercomputer learns to swear, is it an accident? Find out in this ebook where fiction is often stranger than truth!
Gamin Technology (Terran Chronicles)
Series: Terran Chronicles Journals, Book 1 · Terran Chronicles Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This journal contains Joe’s notes of his discoveries and observations during the Terran’s maiden voyage of exploration to the stars. This journal is not a stand-alone story, but rather a supplementary guide for those that have an understanding of the Gamin and their involvement with Earth. While Joe’s journal answers many questions about these aliens and their technology, it also raises more.
The Sound and the Philpott
Price: Free! Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Memories can be dangerous. They have the power to cast long shadows. They can ensnare the unwary and the desperate. They can trap and hold captive. In that sense, they're a bit like outhouses, which also trap and hold captive. Escape is seldom easy, even with the help of an cybernetic dog and an android call girl.
Fight Smarter
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dana Gavin was painfully aware that he was being groomed for a powerful position in his matriarchal clan despite his gender. He hadn't thought he wanted it until he caught his sisters Gwen and Anwyn bloody from a fight with Anwyn's rival Siobhan. The fight threatened their clan but if Gavin could ride the tides of the confrontation correctly he thought he could save them all from the Delbhana.
Moon Relics
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Alien artefacts were discovered on the Moon during a survey. The purpose of them was surprising, at the very least.
Space Danger! First Sweep (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Set before the events of 'Space Danger! The Deadly Planet of Death!' a viable planet for colonization needs a first sweep to see if there is anything there that might be rather violently annoyed by the intrusion.
Calculations for Science Fiction Writers/Circular Orbits
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
Circular orbits are the simplest kind, and some quick and easy calculations will make your science fiction stories involving planets and satellites a lot more credible. Circular motion, in general, can be described without calculus and vectors. All you need is a calculator. (Exponents don't come out right in the online version.)
A Death in After World: Rennet
Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This is the tale is the end. It is the story of the death of a person in After World. A mouse named Rennet has been starving for days. Things do not turn out well for him. This is a telling of his final hours.
Return to Brattleboro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the follow up to “A Day During Leaf Season,” Amber, agent of the FBI’s Metahuman Crime Task Force receives a call from a familiar face, Tasha, Mary’s mother, pulling her back into the predatory danger of a small Vermont town. What was supposed to be finished business has resurfaced and Amber has no choice but to confront this child-predator face-to-face.
Calculations for Science Fiction Writers/Space Travel with Constant Acceleration – The Nonrelativistic Case
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This article explains basic calculations related to constant acceleration. It should be of interest to science fiction writers who want to make their stories realistic, and to anyone interested in space travel, real or fictional. The number of scary looking equations is kept to a necessary minimum. I just give you the equations you need, with no calculus or vectors required. (online version bad)
Sci Fi Short Stories
Series: Celesta's Science Fiction Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Sci Fi Short Stories is a collection of eight, inspirational science fiction stories including, "Dragon Poison".
Waiting
Price: Free! Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three humanoids living aboard a lunar mining station engage in an explosive investigation of lies, deceit, and treachery that could cost the lives of billions.
Pieces Of A Crooked Mirror
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: Russian. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Поэтический сборник от автора романа "Проект Kinesis" Алексея Декань. В сборник "Осколки Кривого Зеркала"вошли как ранние так и поздние произведения автора. Пейзажная, городская, бунтарская, социальная, философская и религиозная лирика.
Nessa: A Breeders Story
Price: Free! Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eighteen-year-old Nessa knows what it’s like to be an endangered species. Grown up in a dying world where nine out of ten babies are born male, she survives by trusting no one. When Marlin, the nineteen-year-old gunslinger, kills her captor, Nessa decides this handsome stranger might be her meal ticket. What she doesn’t realize is love is still possible in their decimated world.
The Tower
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
So many mysteries in the past. So many opportunities as well. As Portals, Inc. uses historians to test its time travel devices, historians use Portals to test their theories. Neyla believes the 17th century discovery of the dead Princes near the Bloody Tower will tell her who murdered the boys centuries before. And Thomas Ayliffe believes he can pull off the crime of the century—any century.
Desperate Upload
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A young boy is all that stands between a commando team from Mars and a deadly attack on Earth's orbital station.
My, My, Little Firefly
Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On Minas, jobs are created to fulfil people. Each colonist has a shard, a unique talent which gives them a rush of endorphins to practice. The native 'fireflies' constantly encroach on the colony, and it's Gal's job--her shard--to keep them at bay. Until her shard snaps. No place in the world, no rush of endorphins. Is Gal's salvation at the end of the world, or is it closer to home?
The Axe
Series: Wintertide, 6. Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Winter is not coming - winter is here! In the near future, climate changes have led to short-term extreme weather conditions. Cities that have never been covered in snow now resemble Nordic countries. The situation is slowly getting out of control as the system collapses. Trees are disappearing, food is running out. Citizens are becoming desperate, axes invaluable.
366 Squared Volume 1: January
Series: 366 Squared. Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
One day, one story, at exactly 366 words each, that is the promise of 366 SQUARED, the short-short story/flash fiction collection that raises the question "In the age of multi-novel book series, is this guy for real?" Yes he is, and 366 SQUARED is the launch of a new era in literature for busy people. Volume 1 contains 31 stories, vignettes or mini-essays, each at precisely 366 words.