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Ashes
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(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 » Short stories
(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 » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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.
Mother of Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » 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 » Science fiction » Adventure
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 » Humor & comedy » General
(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 » Apocalyptic
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 » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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 » Science fiction » 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 » High tech
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 » Short stories
(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.
Tycoon's Den
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Each week a group of hopeful entrepreneurs would come to the den in the hope of attracting an investment from the tycoons.And then a young man named Peace stood before them with a personal force field device seeking their investment - or was he? Was he after their money, or was he just teasing them, and the audience, to join him on the greatest journey in human history - a journey to the stars.
Earth Biome
Price: Free! Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A boy finds himself in the middle of a conspiracy that reaches far into space and time. A race called the Guardians have been a part of society to 'keep the peace.' When his grandfather gives him a mission, he goes on a wild adventure to find the truth about the Guardians while befriending one along the way. Together they must fight against powers beyond their comprehension.
Otchłań Ganimedesa (Ganimedes)
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: Polish. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Zanurz się w tajemniczy, podwodny świat jowiszowego księżyca. Poznaj wraz z emigrantem z Ziemi, van Hansenem korporacje zdobywające dla ludzkości nowe, niedostępne obszary Ganimedesa. Gdy konto Holendra pęcznieje, musi stawić czoła niebezpieczeństwom, o których nikt nie mówił, kiedy wyruszał z Ziemi. Czy zdoła ocaleć? Odkryjesz to dzięki "Otchłani Ganimedesa"
To Sail The Dark Sea
Series: The Captain Henri Duschelle Stories, Unlinked story. Price: Free! Words: 10,060. Language: British English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
On a fairly routine run to deliver cargo to a colonial world, Captain Duschelle and the crew of the 'Persephone' encounter extraordinary danger.
Intervention
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A dark ugly shape appeared close to Mars, and proceeded to wipe out the mining colonies there. It looked as if Earth would be next, so a probe was sent up to investigate - it disappeared in a puff of dust. The only hope mankind had was to approach the alien vessel undetected - which seemed to be an impossibility. A team of four very brave astronauts undertook the seemingly impossible mission.
The value of memories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: British English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jesus Blanco seeks desperately a way out of an ending that seems inevitable, and embarks on what could be his last bid for life. Unknowingly, his actions will help to a chance to preserve our history, what we were once, for much longer than we would have imagined. Would that be enough?
Half Past One
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story with a Twilight Zone of yesteryear feel. A nuclear explosion leaves a group of people scrabbling for survival. How they cope is anything but expected.
The Last Human
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Last Human is a Post-Post-Apocalyptic short fiction story following the life of the last human survivor of the second robot apocalypse. Jay has been wandering aimlessly for ages and passes the time by reflecting on the better days which, sadly, were his days spent in servitude to the robot overlords. This is the story of Jay's struggle to survive with only himself to rely on.