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Moles
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
These undercover operatives were definitely not from Russia ... a short science fiction story by David Wesley Hill.
The Gallery of His Dreams
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
One of the most decorated and famous novellas of the 1990s, The Gallery of His Dreams remains a timeless tale of love, loss, and the power of art. Mathew Brady, the first great war photographer, died broke in service of his art. In The Gallery of His Dreams, acclaimed writer Kristine Kathryn Rusch gives Mathew Brady a look at the future repercussions, power, and incredible value of his art.
Two Speculative Fiction Short Stories: Justice and The Riddle of the Sphinx: Solved
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This publication contains two science fiction/speculative fiction short stories. The first, "Justice", involves a trial for the last remaining capital crime in a unified near-future Earth. The second, "The Riddle of the Sphinx: Solved" reveals the true nature of the Great Sphinx and the powerful secret hidden beneath its right paw eons ago by its unearthly builders.
Tenderfoot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
An immigrant boy quickly learns that his new home on Mars is a long way from Kolkata. Kumar Sharma is not a happy camper when he discovers that he has lost his Scout ranking and is a Tenderfoot again.
Escape (A Game of War Part Five)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Ally is trapped and Stem is lost, floating in space and low on air. The evil controller of Station Nephal has Ally caught in her collection with no way out. But the people she meets there might just be enough to help her escape. Or maybe they’ll just make the time pass more quickly until she dies. Stem is fighting not only for his life, but the life of the woman he loves.
Mars: Genesis 2.0 (short story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
An asteroid much larger than the one that killed off the dinosaurs is headed our way and will strike Earth in two years. The most technologically advanced countries launch massive efforts for an expanded space station and moon bases to save some vestiges of humanity from total extinction. The U.S. opts for a riskier but potentially more viable mission to Mars as a long shot for reseeding humanity.
End of Days (short story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This short story poses a novel theory of cosmology involving the role of black holes in the creation and extinction of a limitless number of multiverses including our own. It explores scientific arrogance and the ability of determined terrorists to exploit it, using two suitcase nukes and a commercial plane in a field experiment that will begin an irreversible countdown to the end of days.
The Viking Space Princess Part 1: Skyla
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Finding herself on board the Longboat ship Snökaos in disguise should have been an easy way to sneak on board to find her missing friend. However things soon takes a turn for the worst for Skyla in ways she could never quite have imagined, when she becomes trapped on board as the ship unexpectedly takes off on a mission.
Gone World: Episode Four (No Shelter)
Series: Gone World, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Narrowly escaping certain death, Brick and Tina straggle on, leaving a big mushroom cloud behind them where once a Russian base was. Tina, an inch away from death, lapses in and out of consciousness. Unable to help herself, she is at Brick’s mercy. Run, hide, and survive, in this wasteland of a world, where nothing is easy and surviving is the least of all.
Zeitsplitter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: German. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Zweite überarbeitete Auflage der Zeitsplitter. Die Texte sind neu formatiert, allerdings sprachlich nicht weiter verändert, um dem Geist der Erzählungen zu erhalten. So ist Zeitsplitter eine Hommage an die goldene Zeit der Science Fiction, von Klassik, Abenteuer, Mystik, bis hin zum Cyberspace.
The Day the Dolphins Vanished (short story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When a dedicated marine biologist/linguist makes the breakthrough in the near future that allows true communication to take place between humans and dolphins, what might our aquatic cousins learn about us and teach us about ourselves, and what consequences might result from an exchange of knowledge?
Earth Mother (Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
If a visitor from another world were to offer you the gift of telepathy and immunity from all disease for the rest of your life for a small service, would you be quick to accept, or would you look a gift horse in the mouth?
Mergs (Or Why Godot Can't Come) (short story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a world that worships power and raises human beings onto pedestals erected from the insubstantial building blocks of ego, hubris, and self-delusion, it is no wonder that we look for meaning and enlightenment in all the wrong places. But what if even the most wretched soul amongst us were a god in a singular universe whom sentient beings worship and completely depend upon for their survival?
What Price to Live the Dream? (short story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
If it were within your power to change your subjective past through the use of technology, what price would you pay to revisit a crossroad in your life when you had made a terrible, life altering mistake? Would you give up an unfulfilled life haunted by the ghosts of roads not taken for the chance at happiness in an alternate reality?
To Sleep, Perchance to Dream (short story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This short story delves into one possible chilling explanation for what lurks in the dark recesses of the human brain for which science has yet to discover a clear use. One man has discovered the truth, and it will kill him.
The Spinach Can's Son
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Imagine a world filled with comic strip characters you know and love...the world of the Underfunnies, where nothing is as it seems. Molly, a "Panelnaut" explorer, searches this strange 'toon world for her missing husband, only to find him at the heart of a bizarre mystery. Can she bring him back from the Underfunnies, resurrecting him from ink and paper to flesh and blood?
The Hanging Table
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Hanging Table is Neill Russell‘s debut short story. A supernatural suspense, the story explores a man’s relationship with an unusual piece of furniture and the memories it holds.
Reconcilable Differences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Carl often fails to remember what Madeline feels is important. She hasn't much hope for their marriage, with all the irreconcilable differences in the way they each see things? Maybe Memory Replacement Therapy holds the answer (or you could find it by reading “Reconcilable Differences.”) (also available in the collection “Yet Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND.")
Začiatok konca
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: Slovak. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Tento príbeh sa odohráva v blízkej budúcnosti, kde ľudí trápi hlavne rakovina. Našťastie je vynájdená liečba. Ale čo keď táto liečba neslúži proti rakovine ale na niečo iné, na niečo hrozivejšie? Toho a mnoho iného sa dočítate v krátkej knihe Začiatok konca od autorky Sarah Ride. Prvá kniha z napínavej trilógie o mladom dievčati, ktorá spoznáva seba aj okolitý krutý svet a jeho nástrahy.
2029 (Português)
Series: Armas Suaves, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Faz ideia do que é uma verdadeira crise? Como é que o mundo se ajustaria após do acontecimento menos expectável? 12 anos depois do que pode acontecer a qualquer momento.