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Informed Consent
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the war-torn Middle East a UN Weapons Inspector finds himself faced with a terrible choice. Forewarned of a chemical weapons attack on a civilian population Henry Jace must decide to unleashed an experimental defensive pathogen and violate all the rights and freedoms he holds most dear, or stand aside with the rest of the world and watch a genocide.
Free Soup / The Many Iterations of Kendra Dixon
Series: 2nd Civil War. Price: Free! Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Two short stories- Free Soup: When a homeless man and a young girl go to a soup kitchen run by a UFO cult, they find out that there’s really no such thing as free soup. The Many Iterations of Kendra Dixon: A brain surgery reveals the true nature of time to Kendra Dixon and allows her to freely roam all possible versions of her life.
One Smaller Step
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
When one man is sent to scout the location for the first Lunar Dome, are the steps he takes the first ones ever made there? Or is he walking in someone elses footsteps?
The Magnum Opus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: American English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A magnum opus is the work of a lifetime; an accomplishment that tops all other artistic achievements. To pour your heart and soul into the design of your magnum opus is a necessity, not an option, and the results are often realized only after years of refining and perfecting. Those who achieve such greatness truly love their work. But what if your magnum opus is creating another living being?
Night Lures
Series: Short short stories, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
(760 words) A science fiction fishing story. This story first appeared in Barbaric Yawp, Apr. 2010
Time Left Over
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
'It's like walking downstairs to the kitchen, but for dad and me, we can walk to the kitchen, say five days ago, or five days from now. We simply walk down the stairs and go to the room we want.' The story of the time left over between a time traveler, and his mother.
Journey to the Center of the Earth 4
Series: Journey to the Center of the Earth, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Will the Hollow Earth Special Forces be able to get past the horrible monsters and quirks of nature as they travel deeper below the earth's surface in search of Shamballa, the city at the center of the earth? Will their separated team mates be able to find their way back to them, or die trying? Will Shantel survive the horrors of the aftermath of the Big One?
A Ambição De Um Homem
Series: Armas Suaves, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Qual é a maior ambição que um homem pode ter? Como provaria que não é alvo de qualquer conspiração ou que é livre da vontade de outros? O que faria se descobrisse algo com um potencial infinito?
The Fifth Di... June 2014
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Fifth Di... features some of the best science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry. In this issue: Thomas Canfield, David C. Kopaska-Merkel, Robert P. Hansen, and many more.
Mad Maddie
You set the price! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
She was always a genius, but Madeline Madison was also always quite mad. Dubbed "Mad Maddie" at a young age, she set out to become just that. Now on a quest to finally prove her genius once and for all, she seeks only world conquest, but a small snafu gets in the way of her mission. A new Short Shot of fiction by Nicholas Ahlhelm
The Juniperus Chronicles - Free Sample
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Free sample sections of The Juniperus Chronicles, a short story by Brian Osburn
Like Father
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jack Allred Jr. spent most of his life detesting his absentee father — a selfish man who put his military career before his family. He left home to live with some thrill-seeking buddies. From parkour to motorcycle racing, Jack became an adrenaline junkie. A rare F35 Lightning jet fighter ride along shows up in the mail, but once on base, can Jack keep from becoming his like his father?
Unrest
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A young woman, trapped in a totalitarian society, plans to escape, with the help of friends and other willing participants. It's the fight for freedom. Will they succeed?
Tangible Light
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Harp Seal Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Raised on Earth in ignorance of the vast interstellar community to which he belongs, Prashan learns that his wealthy father has left him only one thing: a one-way ticket to a world called Polity. There Prashan discovers the fate that awaits his childhood home. But has his father sent him there to find a way to save it? Tangible Light first appeared in print in Analog: Science Fiction and Fact.
Dusk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Most skeptics, rationalists, atheists and freethinkers do not believe because the various God-claims of the world, made by dusty books dragged out of the Middle East, because they have not met the burden of proof. But what if someone found a book that contained within true scientific foreknowledge? A 3,000 word short story.
Hidden Knowledge Satellite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: Australian English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It's 10 000 AD, the age of nanobots, surface programmable triads able to make anything, including domes, homes for billions in the sprawling space metropolis called Satellite. Resident rookie reporter Magnus Mawning seeks justice for the deaths of his friend’s parents, but disturbs a powerful criminal elite who control the nanobots. Magnus must outwit them to protect his friends, and Satellite.
Space Sushi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Chang Luis Sahari is the most celebrated food critic in the cosmos. But the competition is always snapping at his heels. Set 100 years in the future, Space Sushi follows a passionate food critic as he faces his hardest challenge yet. He is tasked by his employer to try a foreign delicacy, one unrivaled in taste but with the potential to kill him.
Blue Seven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jericho Pick is used to trouble, but this time he's in over his head-by about a kilometre. He's on the water world Blue Seven, planning a prison break. Maxine got Jerry out of a tight spot once. He owes her, but paying this debt could be murder. The revolutionaries say they'll help, but can he trust them? And can he unleash the other prisoners on the innocent citizens of Blue Seven?
Emozioni dal passato
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: Italian. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Racconto della serie "Sogni di cristallo". In un futuro dove nessuno prova più sentimenti, una ragazza si sottopone a una particolare sperimentazione che ha lo scopo di studiare i sogni. E in sogno vivrà una bellissima storia d’amore.
Il pianeta Vvolant
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: Italian. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Racconto della serie "Sogni di cristallo". Un pianeta totalmente ricoperto d'acqua consente la salvezza al capitano di un'astronave. Il pianeta gli farà un dono per lui particolarmente prezioso, ma in cambio pretenderà qualcosa.