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In the Shadow of Titans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a tale about giant beasts trashing cities, inspired by the giant monster movies of my youth. This tale is not related to “Attack on Titan”. I discovered that anime series only after finishing my rough draft. After viewing a few episodes, though, I saw that the two were nothing alike. They share some terms but that's where the similarities end.
Harvest of Planet Earth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
What if humans didn’t originate on Earth at all, but were transplanted here from far away for diabolical purposes? What if the end of the world really isn’t the end? Or angels not so angelic? How could the global warming movement be alien in origin? Experience the horrific ordeal of Tom Nolan when a catastrophic encounter with a mysterious stranger destroys everything he knew to be true.
The Return of the Forgotten Ornament
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The sequel to The Forgotten Ornament continues the story of the little girl, the Forgotten Ornament, and their protectors as another Christmas descends upon them.
Better Living Through GRAVY and Other Oddities
Price: Free! Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A quirky collection of seven short short stories of about 1000 words. Strange with dusting of sci-fi, these quick reads offer a brief escape into imaginary worlds with absurdity, excitement, and possibly a laugh. Or two. Three's a stretch. Warning: If a woman named “Aunty Ida” approaches you and offers a solution to your problem, doctors recommend running. Quickly.
Alexandria - Projet Bradbury, #16
Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 16. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: French. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lorsque le narrateur — vous, moi, tout le monde — découvre l'existence du vieux tatoueur, sa curiosité est attisée. Il se renseigne d'abord dans un établissement où le vieillard a ses habitudes, puis décide de passer le cap en allant directement frapper à sa porte. Il ignore alors que les tatouages ont une mémoire... en douze syllabes.
Darkest of Depths (#7, Night Kings)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Evil comes in many forms. No one knows this better than the citizens of Salem. They’d seen monsters enter their city, take ownership of their companies, but never before has Salem witnessed open warfare on their own streets. All of that changes when the dark princess, Corina Petravic, seals Lukas away from the world, and with him, any hope of salvation for Wendish clan.
Tale from Omega Station: Accidents Will Happen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Vurp wasn't in a hurry, but Dingul was. He knew Mistress Barazinzinga would pay well for ice mined from the asteroid belt around Omega Station. Surely nothing could go wrong this time...right?
Let Sleeping Dogs Bark
Series: The Permanent Man, Episode 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 by Forever Young Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
LET SLEEPING DOGS BARK. Between the death of his family and the apparent poisoning of Patrick Hold, Wes Cooper trusts Cahilla Indians as far as a tumbleweed travels on a calm day. But when a gang of cowboys takes Wes hostage, his only chance of escape rests in the hands of the Cahilla Indian, Takoda. Will Takoda’s help rid Wes of his prejudice?
The Trouble With Jokes (Flash Fiction)
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A flash fiction vision of the future where there is no room for personal tastes and not laughing at the right joke can prove fatal.
Welcome To The Future
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Banchixi Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
No-one expects to find alien life in NGC 2419. But when the first probes encounter a dirty, industrial planet somewhere no human is known to have been, the race is on to be the first to welcome its inhabitants into the galactic community. Will it be two poker-playing starships, or The Future, for whom pretension is a vocation, not just a way of life? A 5,500 word science fiction short story.
Date From Hell: A Dwarves in Space Short
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story from my Fantasy in Space series.The elven assassin, Taliesin, is set up on a blind date with the female embodiment of every romcom heroine cliche one can think of. Will he escape with his pride and limbs intact?
The Rebellion: Children of Two Futures Part 6
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Society has been destroyed, but Tsumetai has not given up. Remaining agents of the Society have been found in the city of Hong Kong. Savannah and Kenneth are tasked to stop the rebellion brewing in Hong Kong. Time is of the essence and they have to act fast. They only have two days before their 14-days limit last in the 73rd century last. Or else, they will never be able to go back home.
A Portrait of Tragedy (Chapter 3)
Series: A Portrait of Tragedy, Chapter 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
Lace is an emergency responder to a world periled by tribulations, and understands the harsh situation he’ll be transported into when leaving his future era of New Millennium. An approaching monster, mechanical in design, is the cause of horrendous earthquakes in a major downtown metropolis. The violent tremors Lace runs from are a mere glimpse into this creation’s full destructive capabilities.
A Portrait of Tragedy (Chapter 5)
Series: A Portrait of Tragedy, Chapter 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
To solve the disappearance of his fellow teammates, Lace delves into the shadowy world he’s been appointed to visit (as a humble ambassador). In recent dealings his passive work ethics have slipped. His employer waits to address these uncharacteristic issues, as Lace returns to his own era to face the most powerful ruler of all.
Marshall: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Marshall, a former gang member and new father is struggling to make ends meet with the love of his life Sarah. After he's fired from his a job an opportunity to make some extra money surfaces when he meets an old friend, the only problem is that it involve's stealing money from a Government program. When things take a turn for the worst Marshall is faced with a life-changing decision.
Brecha Bendita
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Em Brecha Bendita a existência de um homem é afetada de maneira fantástica revelando os múltiplos universos paralelos que nos cercam. Prepare-se para um conto intrigante, capaz de, em poucos minutos, despertar questionamentos sobre o mundo como o conhecemos. Conto da coleção - Te conto por um conto.
Tales from Omega Station: Belly of the Beast
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you were a clone grown for spare parts, kept in a cage for experimentation, how would you feel? Accept your fate and be happy you're helping the 'real' person whose DNA you share? No; I didn't think so...
The Fourth Strike
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Doyle Hunter received his third strike, he expected life in prison. He expected to disappear from society forever. He expected that they'd lock the door and throw away the key. He did not expect to be hauled out to some secret trial to see if they shouldn't just execute him, instead... and he certainly didn't expect the alien.
The Fifth Di... December 2013
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 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: H. David Blalock, Myke Edwards, David C. Kopaska-Merkel, Francis W. Alexander, John Grey, and Rebecca Melanie Sunquist.
Little Boy Found
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Alone in space, one little boy is a long way from home. He is the sole survivor of a damaged Kesian spaceship. The Kes believe in the power of magic to navigate the stars and are in a bitter war against a rival civilization who use the power of Artificial Intelligence to guide their ships. When Captain Paddy Smith rescues the boy, little does he know what he has found.