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Singularity War: In the Shadow of the Burned City
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Chapter Three: After an attack on the home of the mysterious Sheriff, a search is underway for the perpetrators and it lands in the village of Lem. The town's custodian knows that war is coming and does his best to avoid bloodshed. The first two chapters are available for download on Smashwords or as an audiobook from the Smoke & Mirrors podcast, episode 89.
Blue Skies (Atopia Chronicles)
Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 1 review)
Olympia is a high-powered New York advertising executive with perhaps the chance of a lifetime when she lands the biggest account of her life - the new Cognix synthetic reality promotion. The stress, however, is killing her, and she desperately needs relief from the distraction of everything and everyone around her...
There's Starving Vampires in Africa
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Othel goes to donate blood, he runs into more trouble than he bargained for.
Casting Call
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
For the last six years, Marla was a fixture of the wildly successful Donna's Teddy Clubhouse, a show aimed for competitive Caucasian Northern American Girls 14 market. But, age betrayed her and she was fired for not having a profitable enough body according to the exacting standards of the production company.
La Fin Justifie les Moyens
You set the price! Words: 3,520. Language: French. Published: October 24, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
L'héroïne est une jeune ambitieuse qui se moque des convenances. Mais toute la colonie, située sur une planète extraterrestre, adopte la même conduite. Et c'est une véritable épidémie qui commence, une épidémie de folie.
The Formula
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A hero unlike any other fights to save the world.
Anatomy of Surprise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Godly omniscience has one drawback, and it’s a major one: it’s boring. There are absolutely no surprises. None. At all. So, God, also known as Alphonse at that time, set about to cure his godly boredom.
Ashes
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
A short story. In a post-apocalyptic world survivors take shelter for the night in a shack while trying to care for one of their members who is sick.
The Grandfather Army
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A loyal Drill Sergeant proudly trains the next batch of recruits to go off to war. Until things get personal.
Justs vloek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: Dutch. Published: October 22, 2012 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hij is de enig overgebleven klimmer. De Naald van Koo de laatste naald die hij moet bedwingen. Ondanks de vloek die aan hem vastgekleefd lijkt, klimt Just omhoog.
Orphans of the Celestial Sea, Episode 2: Engine Trouble
Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Orphans of the Celestial Sea is a Steampunk serial chronicling the adventures of Tom Cain and his misfit crew as they try to unravel the mysteries surrounding their airship Hecate and the plague of psychosis-inducing Mist which is slowly destroying human civilization.
Temptation & Other Adventures
Series: Aston West Triple Shots. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Follow along as you're taken along on the continuing adventures of space pirate Aston West. Travel a universe filled with all the best and worst it has to offer, and enjoy your trip as you experience three included stories.
Mother of Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The last of humanity is trapped on a set of ships that travel through time, waiting for the Earth to recover from a catastrophy. Hope is all the passengers have and all they ever will have. Two humans are left on the planet's surface with no hope, until by accident or fate they discover that Mother is wrong. This story is about love and hope.
Space Warrior AD 60,400.111102
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In the future the civilian population must hire private enforcers since governmental police has been terminated. These are the adventures of Peter Blunt,an enforcer for hire. Because of the high risk involved in his profession he is called a Space Warrior. Quick, fast and fun read stories. Four(4) shorts stories: 1.Sneak Attack, 2.Blade Man's Blood, 3.Sniper Game, 4. To The Rescue
Sub-Textual Evidence for the Existence of Alien Life and the Extrapolation of Internet Protocols
Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
She's just broken up with her boyfriend and is looking forward to a nice, quiet weekend at home. She didn't count on a crashed alien craft and a cute kitten. Originally published in Planet Relish, 2002.
Moment of Extinction
Series: Apocalyptic Tales. Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The last survivors of a doomed world have been rescued and taken to safety in another universe, but they’re still dying out. All their rescuers can do is take them to see the ocean one last time – and try to persuade them to let their last child survive.
White Haul Wildcats: Solar Strike
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When mistakes begin to plague the best team in the big-money game of recycling stars, Gordon Grant races to find the rivals responsible for the sabotage. The last thing he needs is to destroy a solar system with an ill-timed mistake... but the last thing his rivals need is the wrath of Gordon Grant and the White Haul Wildcats.
Jolly Rogers: A Story About Boyhood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
On a Halloween night something magical happens to three adolescent boys and one old man that changes their lives.
Dreams of Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hal hates space. He worked for years in the deep blackness to save enough money to return with his wife to Earth, buy an apartment, and start a family. But his wife loves living on the Titan Interstellar Launch Facility, and has forgotten the shared dream that brought them there. When Hal's boss offers him a new contract, his wife urges him to take it. Hal has little time to discover why.
Brainjack
Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
A space station around Mars has suffered a series of strange murders. Jack, the security chief of the station, must struggle against the odds to find out who or what is causing these deaths before he becomes a victim himself.