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Overcomplicated (a Tale of Breaking Benjamin)
Series: Clements Academy. Price: Free! Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The Clements Academy was established, somewhere around the year 2045, to train the best and brightest orphans the world over into the perfect agents. Weapons training, martial arts training, and small unit tactics are all part of the curriculum for students. 'Scope' has it all at Clements: a girl named Monica and an excellent sniping record. Yet he's still trapped within the Clements walls.
Ten Thousand Deaths
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Crippled from years of interstellar war and threatened with discharge, Ash must steal her personal space fighter before she loses it forever.
Blood Trail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Detective Zack Wheldon solves cases. The tough cases no one else figures out. So, when the FBI comes seeking his help, he must decide which to choose: the serial killer he desperately wants to catch or the as-yet-unknown cases that will grow cold in his absence. The FBI promises big things, more closed cases, more criminals behind bars. If he can trust the feds. If he believes in their methods.
The Mendicant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Flynn didn’t count on ever actually being able to afford a ship, let alone winning one in a drunken game of poker, and she really didn’t count on the irritating A.I. that seems to exist only to make sarcastic comments at her expense, and she most definitely did not factor in the idea that she might actually require the use of the ship so soon.
Fairy Park & Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the White City, the ghosts haunt the quarters and the citizens never sleep. In Fairy Park, the newest attraction of the city promises to delight even the most discerning of tastes. In Stories of the Dead, a group of performers break into a theatre on the forbidden ghost night and pay the price. In Liminal Creatures, the origin of the White City's popular Lunar Calendar is revealed.
Second Chances
Series: The Fall of the Altairan Empire. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Paltronis may not have started the fight, but she ended it. And her future with the Patrol. Facing criminal charges, she gets one last chance to prove she's not a total screw-up.
Seed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In a future devoid of beauty, where people live and labor in squalid equality, a seed of hope is uncovered. A woman with a secret in a time where secrets mean death, brings life to a dying society.
Submerged
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
An isolated, frail old man trapped in his apartment. What possible threat could he pose to the sociopaths next door? Except Brendan has his wife's foolish bravery to live up to ... This oppressive horror is part of a suite of short science fiction, urban fantasy and horror stories by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing.
Positively Shocking
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Constance Magee is not a street urchin, not a thief, not a lost soul in the street of London. She is a girl surviving Her Majesty’s Empire one day at a time, nursing a sense of right and wrong, And sometimes, that sense doesn’t always see eye-to-eye with the law. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences by Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris.
Alienated
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Alienated collects 5 dark speculative fiction stories: "Insight", "In His Eyes", "Reverie", "Mo's", and "Doppelgänger Mine".
Witch Trials
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Salem witch trials were a resounding success. More than 300 years later, the United States is wealthy, safe, and pious. Selma accuses three boys of raping her. Short story (1,600 words).
The Greenbrier Resort
Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 2027 and the government has a place for Christian fundamentalists. The government says that Christian fundamentalists are mentally ill people, and must be helped. The week end is over, the family has attended an underground church home. The father warns the family to put their Bibles away in the nook under the stairs. ****Please review this book**** Your opinion matters. Thank you
From Orbit
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
As the Raven reaches orbit all seems routine. The orbiter moves to rendezvous with the orbital platform so they can cycle the crew and resupply. Little do the multinational crew know that events on the planet below will begin to overtake them all, leading to heartbreaking consequences that none of them could have expected. A science-fiction short story by Rob G. Goforth.
The Best of Turtleduck Press
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013 by KD Sarge. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of the best short works of Turtleduck Press. Includes a sneak peek at Kit Campbell's upcoming novel, Shards.
Nowhere to Go
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: Australian English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The Rythig have come to Earth on a diplomatic mission. But there is one member of the mission the Earthlings don't know about. And this small Rythig's very big problem could cause an intergalactic incident...
Stone and the Flower Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: British English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A director's cut scene from Dark Peak: The First Elemental developed into a short story for e-book only release. What happens when an elemental dragon places her trust in the hands of a human companion, a young boy travelling with his scientist parents to a semi-tropical rainforest on an isolated island? On this island is a flower, and in the heart of the flower is a miracle...
Flash Virus: Episode Three - The Freak Army
Series: Flash Virus, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Children’s books » Robots
The third thrilling episode of a five episode series asks a VERY simple-sounding question. How much would you give for a jelly sandwich? The answer might surprise you. This is the tale of a bad day, getting worse by the minute. Buy your copy today!
Dehydration
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A vignette of the human experience, set to a backdrop of science fiction. A character oriented story about the end of the world.
The Circular Logic of Space Exploration
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An unexpected telephone call reignites a retired professor's space travel ambitions, but at what cost—and to whom?
Beware the Boojum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
If love conquers all and the standard model of particle physics only accounts for 5% of the universe, then... When isolated, almost totally insane asteroid miner Bracken MacFie sets his sights on being reunited with the lost love of his life, who is absolutely, totally bat shit nuts, he must overcome the ambitions of the man who separated them and the avarice of institutions.