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The Cistern Mission - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this fast-paced and exciting short story, a prequel to the multiple award-winning novel "The Silver Sphere," learn a little of the history of the planet Azimuth, and why they would eventually need to call on “the kin” from the distant planet Earth to aid them in their great struggle. At just under 3,600 words, it's the perfect short distraction from your busy day.
Friend Ship
Series: The Adelstein, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Captain Kingsley finds a great deal on a first-class solution. His new vessel comes equipped with hyperdrive, plenty of cup holders, and the latest in human-like AI. Maybe a bit too human, including a few annoying juvenile tendencies. ‘High maintenance’ takes on a whole new meaning aboard the universe’s first emotionally unstable spaceship! A humorous Science Fiction novelette approx. 12,000 words
Madeleine's Drug
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: British English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The future: work is a luxury, mating a duty and sex a drug. What will you take to survive?
On Galaxy's Edge: Beginnings
Price: Free! Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The planet of Me'ryn has been under the control of an old Governatore for decades. The ruler has built a life of extravagant luxury, whilst taking everything from the rest of the population. Resentment is building. A rebel activist, going by the name 'Zal', has had enough. A cataclysmic clash between the people is coming. But what happens when this attracts the notice of a most terrible power?
Year 8800 AZ
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"Year 8800 AZ" takes you to worlds & dimensions that are eternal. "Baktash Khamsehpour" who also writes under the pen name "Bahram Iranmand" has vowed to donate 88% of the revenue of "Year 8800 AZ" to The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). "Year 8800 AZ" consists of three futuristic short stories quite different from stories you have read so far. The stories could both amaze and amuse you.
Union
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Union. A controversial procedure that bonds two people into one body. When a couple makes the Union every thought and moment is shared, and the couples' lifespan is doubled. For some it's the ultimate "I do", for others it's unnatural, but for everyone it's irreversible. The stakes are high in this Sci-fi Thriller where “till death do us part” takes on a whole new meaning. A Saki Short Story
On Dusty Wings
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Herb foolishly goes up to his father's cabin in the midst of an American epidemic. Now he's in danger from Them, the scrabbling, horrible, flying little monsters, the ones carrying plague in their dusty grey wings. Includes an author's note.
Pirates Reprise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Space pirates took his wife and daughter. Now they want his ship and the young girl in his charge. A short story by the author of the fantasy series, the Dragshi Chronicles, Pirates Reprise melds not only the technological but human emotions as well.
We Are Team Veira
Series: Kazooniverse: Team Veira. Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Welcome to the Kazooniverse fair readers! In this book we cover the early adventures of Team Veira, the premier heroes of the Kazooniverse!
The Precedent: A Near-Future Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When his mother sues him for his wasted life, a homeless man becomes a national phenomenon.
Rise of Lord Vadik
Series: The Universe vs, Vol 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Empire is facing an enemy. The Emperor has gone insane and is killing innocent species throughout the universes of the Multiverse and the Admiral wants his power and position. He becomes the new Emperor rising to power by force and wages a new war. His time is limited too. Lord Vadik returns and saves the Federation Alliance.
Star Diary
Price: Free! Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
One man to face an enemy on a mini-planet. Two freethinker’s on a journey to a forgotten nebula. One woman caught in epic mystery. Three stories connected by the central theme of transcendence.
Shadows From The Past
Series: Mistakes. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Children fear what lurks in the shadows. After the tragic loss of her best friend, Renee learns that what stalks the shadows wants her. She will have to choose the darkness or die.
Rule Number Four
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tanis Foster has a list of 61 people. He also has four rules to follow. There is now one person and one rule left. Will he finish?
The Fisherman and the Genie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Adam is the greatest 12-year-old chemist in the world - at least, as far as he knows. To prove his prowess, he attempts his most audacious feat yet: an experiment that will bring the fundamental forces of the universe to the confines of his potting-shed laboratory - and forever cement his reputation.
The Legend of Situs Towerus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A brief foray in the future, 300 years hence. A startling secret is revealed to an intrepid, rebellious explorer, who ventures into forbidden territory against all warning, and under fear of death. A story short but powerful.
Year of the Rat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The family business: Some embrace it, some reject it. But for one family whose “business” means accepting science and religion, each sibling takes a side. Can something as simple—and complicated—as a rat settle the most important questions in life?
Glory
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Students were discouraged from venturing into the park's public toilet. Of course they all knew, in whispers and titters, it was because of the hole. This cautionary horror is part of a suite of short science fiction, urban fantasy and horror stories by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing. Contains disquieting (adult) themes.
Memories From Reality
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twelve short stories telling a tale of delusions, paranoia, dark humor and the visceral reality that's around us.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Time Machine
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 103 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 156. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
“The Time Machine” by H. G. Wells was first published in 1895. It is a science fiction novella. The credit of popularizing the scientific concept of time travel goes to “The Time Machine.”