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G.M.C Volume #1
Series: G.M.C., Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: Simple English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
A secret vigilante group does what it takes to assure the safety and survival of the close-knit community being held in a military safety camp full of drugs, crime, and secrets that can put everyone's lives at risk.
Adrift: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
After narrowly escaping a deadly plane crash, David King now finds himself stranded in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. With no way to call for help, David's only hope is to brave the elements and somehow find land. But what David doesn't know is that he is at the mercy of the mysterious forces that lurk beneath the waves.
Waylines - Issue 4
Price: Free! Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Waylines is a magazine of science-fiction, fantasy, and horror. Our goal is to capture the "bang" in speculative fiction - that mindbending, wow factor. Issue 4 features interviews with authors Dean Wesely Smith and Nina Kiriki Hoffman and a feature about the film The Secret Number, with stories by Jake Kerr and Rachael Acks.
The Not So Great Escape
Series: The Permanent Man, Episode 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Forever Young Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
THE NOT SO GREAT ESCAPE. Though Clyde Calvin’s gang took him captive, Patrick Hold has confirmed Calvin held Takoda’s wife, Chimala, hostage and plans to sell her on the Indian slave market. Now Patrick is determined to escape Calvin’s grasp and free Chimala. But doing that is easier thought than accomplished, especially since failure could end with Chimala’s death.
Waylines - Issue 1
Price: Free! Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Waylines is a magazine of science-fiction, fantasy, and horror. Our goal is to capture the "bang" in speculative fiction - that mindbending, wow factor. Issue 1 features interviews with authors Cat Rambo and Christopher Barzak and film maker Christopher Kezelos and stories by Grayson Bray Morris, Beth Cato, and Jeremy Sim.
Into the Unknown
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A hotel at the edge of space; a close encounter with an asteroid, and a journey that no-one expected, go to prove that space tourism is the destination for those who have been everywhere, but not the place you want to be when things go wrong.
Tyran Sur La Corde
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: French. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
S'accordant au tempo d'un univers improbable, le funambule acoustique persévère dans son aventure découvrant de nouveaux mondes et des personnages sur mesure. Dixième épisode de l'acrobate du temps qui le voit aux prises d'oppositions sur Tyranesque, planète dont les relents n'annoncent rien de bon.
Ambassador
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: Australian English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
An alien field agent keeps a diary of its experiences in researching the culture of Earth. But when you observe an alien culture, sometimes the culture changes you instead... This is a short story, approximately 2700 words in length.
One Drop In Time
Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(1.00 from 1 review)
A genius savant heads out to Las Vegas only to get lost in the Nevada desert. He finds a space ship, and travels into space at well above the speed of light. When he returns things are not as he left them. ***Please review the book*** ***thank you***
Je Suis Biparleur
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: French. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Perché sur le fil du temps, le funambule acoustique poursuit son odyssée intergalactique découvrant à mesure de ses rencontres, la marche à suivre. Dans ce neuvième épisode, l'équilibriste subit les visions paranoïaques d'une expressioniènne en plein délire à qui il insufflera finalement une saine dose de sagesse.
Surviving The Evacuation, Book 0.5: Zombies vs The Living Dead
Series: Surviving The Evacuation, 0.5. Price: Free! Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The outbreak began in New York. Within days the world descended into chaos. Across Britain, millions are told to evacuate to one of the coastal enclaves. When George Tull and the other residents of the Waverly-Price Retirement Home are abandoned by the staff, George must choose to fight or abandon the woman he loves. This short story accompanies the series "Surviving The Evacuation".
Moon Monsters
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
They’d all heard the tales of scary monsters living on the terraformed moon in the distant solar system. When Gabriel crash lands, together with another passenger who loves practical jokes and a mysterious learning machine, he discovers something more powerful than those stories suggest. Can they stop the destruction of the mini-sun and co-exist with an advanced alien society?
Betwixt Issue 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 2 collects all five stories originally published online. Issue 2 includes original fiction by Michael J. DeLuca, Willow Fagan, AJ Fitzwater, Sharon J. Gochenour, and Robert Pritchard.
Rehab
Price: Free! Words: 5,000. Language: British English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A government inspector is given a tour of a top-secret rehabilitation centre for violent criminals. The centre utilizes a radical new technique for treating prisoners, which makes extravagant claims of success, but uses brutal methods in order to achieve them. He soon discovers that everything in the facility is not as it seems, and its staff might be hiding a dark secret...
Le Brouillard Du temps
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: French. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Perché sur le fil du temps, le funambule acoustique poursuit son odyssée intergalactique découvrant à mesure de ses rencontres, la marche à suivre. Perdu dans un brouillard éthéré, il fait, dans ce huitième épisode, une entrée fracassante dans une manufacture de planètes et son intrusion écervelée dans cet univers précoce n'est pas au goût de tout le monde.
35 Again
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Doctor Horace Brooks has never met a patient he doesn’t like. He’s careful to go over all the issues with husband and wife before proceeding with gene-therapy and the modern fountain of youth. The only question is whether anyone is listening. Trendy country club members Ed and Michelle Newell being a good case in point.
Swag
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(5.00 from 1 review)
A world famous rapper, entrepreneur and label boss is searching for the next big thing. But he thought it was going to be human.
La Dispute Des Vendeurs De Chiens
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: French. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Perché sur le fil du temps, l'acrobate poursuit son odyssée intergalactique découvrant à mesure de ses rencontres, la marche à suivre. Pris à partie dans une altercation sur l'authenticité d'un chiendent de vendeur ambulant, le funambule acoustique assiste dans ce septième épisode, aux divertissements quotidiens d'une planète rapide.
A Trio of Terrible Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
Three short tales of light-hearted horror, humor, and the unexpected.
Bonding
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Marisa relishes her undercover work—it suits her loner nature. But when an assignment meant to bust a ring of Ce’nark poachers goes sideways, Marisa finds herself in a position she never wanted—caring for another life form. But returning the creature to its family proves more complicated than she imagined. And the truth she uncovers might have lasting ramifications throughout the system.