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“Star Wars: A Smuggler's Entanglement. Part II.”
Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Former Black Sun operative, Kaird, hired Deacon 90 to smuggle his family to Utapau 7 before the Galactic Empire expropriated the Nedij star system. Deacon is forced to land the Burned Cloak on Utapau instead by the Empire. After they escape to the Lehon System via hyperspace, the Cloak crew find themselves in an ancient space-intrigue!
Ian's Gang - Colony
Series: Ian's Gang, Book 41. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Ian's Gang take a trip to the colony of Tru'fa, New Assessis, where someone or something is preying on the unsuspecting populace.
Aurealis #62
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The best in Australian Fantasy and Science Fiction, featuring 'Remnants' by Dan Rabarts, and 'The Leaves of the Manuka Tree' by Phillip W Simpson. Plus the best news, reviews, and interviews in the world of Australian Speculative Fiction. Yet another serving of quality fiction.
A Time to Dream: A Captain Brian Saber Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Captain Brian Saber, his ship and other Earth Protection League ships face a suicide mission to save Earth. Can he succeed, even though seemingly moments before he lay slowly dying of old age in a nursing home on Earth? The first Captain Brian Saber story.
Watching You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chilling story of government surveillance. We have the ability and some say the obligation to know everything about everyone. Can privacy survive? Can the individual endure? Harold is a second-class citizen and a cog in a government surveillance system charged with reviewing “criminal activity.” He has private thoughts about a woman he’s forbidden from approaching, and he will not be deterred.
Beneath the Surface
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Twenty years after the world's end, the earth is a desolate place. For Willard and his people, their bunker has provided everything they've needed over the past decades; but now it's time to strike out into the unknown and rebuild civilization. The problem: Willard doesn't want to risk contamination on the surface, and everyone who's left the bunker on a scouting mission has returned...changed.
Voip
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A small tale of technology mediating the connection between two minds.
The Fruit Of Thy Womb
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Another unique zombie tale from Lori R. Lopez, the author of "Heartbeat" and "The Lycaning", this time with Fruit Flies and two jaded strangers who learn that they are not as alone as they think.
Tales From the Underground 2:The Town
Series: Tales From The Underground, Serial 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jonathon follows Rachael to the surface but he is unexpectedly pursued. Second in the series.
Nell'Aria Nel Vento e Nella Pioggia (Racconti di Fantascienza)
Series: Antologie, Book 1. Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: Italian. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dodici racconti fantastici, dodici racconti di fantascienza, uno diverso dall'altro. Storie Surreali e improbabili. Tutti i temi classici della Fantascienza riuniti in questo volume unico. Robot, Chip neurali, Viaggiatori nel Tempo e altro ancora vi accompagneranno in una lettura senza soluzione di continuità.
A Nation of Addicts
Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: British English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A warming climate has brought disease and anarchy. Protected by the sea, Britain maintains order, but daily medication needs have left the pharmaceutical companies in charge. Emma works for them, but when they refuse to treat her mum she turns to those who fight them. When word of a possible cure reaches them, they ask Emma to steal it. If she's caught, she's dead, but her mum needs help.
Just One Day
Price: Free! Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The engineer awoke to the sound of the failing air conditioning, knowing four things above all else. He knew exactly who would be beating a monotonous rhythm on the door, he knew that he had to kill them, he knew that they would already be dead and rotting, and he was painfully aware that they would not be alone...
A New Kind of Pet
You set the price! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In a choice between two evils, sometimes the lesser is not the better.
Golem
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013 by Jochannon Mahler. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Many years ago, Humanity perished in one night of madness; for many years, the Golems have lived a life -if life it can be called- unaltered, unending. Then the Aliens returned: they who slaughtered lost Humanity, and the Golems feel an emotion they have not for a long time- rage.
Androgyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: German. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Diese futuristische Kurzgeschichte spielt im Jahr 2133, nach der Gier, nach dem Zusammenbruch, nach dem Großen Sterben, als die menschliche Bevölkerung auf weniger als 500 Millionen geschrumpft ist und die Zahl der Frauen die der Männer im Verhältnis 4:1 übersteigt. Die einzigen, die sich noch fortpflanzen können, sind männliche Androgyne.Eine einzigartige Story.
Whiteinch In Flight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: British English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
James prepares for momentous event where everything he knew will be left behind and a community unites to change their world forever... Whiteinch in Flight is firmly indebted to James Blish and his Cities In Flight series.
Thank You for Your Interest in XenCorp
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In this perpetual economic down-turn, who in their right mind would restrict their job search pool to local employers only? Broaden your possibilities. Some companies only off-shore – consider off-worlding! "Thank You for Your Interest in XenCorp“ is a flash (that means very short) speculative fiction, and is also available in the collection "Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Timeplane
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a strange twist on classic time travel mechanics, Gareth Kuykendall volunteers for the Timeplane project, in an attempt to forget his failed marriage. Timeplane is a short story by Science Fiction writer, Jon Ladner, author of The Turing Test.
Time Storm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The equivalent of a sudden rain shower came through our solar system without warning. Only it wasn`t raindrops that struck planets, moons and people, they were space time bubbles varying in size from several inches to even a mile wide. Wherever they struck they would send things and even people into a different time or place. A lot of them struck the earth including the moon sized big one.
Alive
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
When the world ends, what do you do when you realize you are still alive? In a world devastated by natural disaster, only the most stubborn refuse to give up. When Ed Walker learns that others have been preparing for the disaster for years, he realize finding them may be his only shot at survival. But time is running out... Alive can be read as a companion novella to Exodus or as a stand alone