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Only Human
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Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A young student in New Jersey makes a surprising discovery about daytime TV advertisements.
Santayana Station
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Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the near future, a multicultural group of idealistic college students make a bold move to bring peace to the Balkans.
Mongol Dawn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ghengis Khan meets a whole new kind of enemy in this flash fiction piece that blends alternative history and science fiction. It's a fast and fun read.
Those Hands
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Richard was attacked as a young boy and has kept it a secret for decades... even from himself. When he has the chance to confront his attacker before the attack, it will change both of their lives forever. Warning: may contain triggers for survivors of childhood sexual abuse. NO explicit description of abuse.
Rocket Bob, The Adventures of
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Three rousing adventure stories starring Rocket Bob, whose mission is to save the Earth from danger.
Waveform
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This flash-fiction story combines classical philosophy, modern medical science, and a bit of humor.
Pilot in Command
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Helen needed more from life as a pilot than the Alliance could offer. When a handsome Azon offers her a new position, she can’t say no, to anything.
Spin
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a humorous flash-fiction tale about the intersection of cutting edge science, blathering politicians, and the mystery of our missing socks.
Patricia's Duty
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
As a mysterious plague decimates the human race, Patricia tries to make the best of the time she has left with her four year old daughter, Emily. A horrifying discovery, though, forces her to make the hardest choice of her life.(14 pages)
Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pirates
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Series: Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pirates, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
England has abolished slavery, but not all are willing to let the lucrative trade go without a fight. The Royal Navy is charged with keeping the Caribbean clean of slavers, pirates and privateers… but even in the Navy, there are those who put profit before principle.
Platonick
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A young man double crosses the people he loves: a scientist he met at Navy Pier and a teenage Nymph he met at Panera Bread. The outcome is unexpected as all three lives are weaved into the hellish dungeon of decisions and morality. Story #30 in the acclaimed Society On Da Run series. WARNING: there be fire-breathing ice dragons in this story.
Precious Cargo 2404 CE - A Malo Kemp Assignment
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Series: The Malo Kemp Assignments. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Space trader Malo Kemp leaves the bottle behind for an assignment he can't refuse; after all, shipping freight across the known worlds is what he does best. He thinks he knows about his goods and his passenger; the mysteriously cool Miranda. But as they travel through the hard vacuum of space the past begins to catch up with Malo, and the lines between the trader and his cargo begin to blur
The Ferro-Erotic Roaches of Kiki
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Kiki dwell contentedly in their hive until the odd roundy beasts plummet to the surface. Chantelle and James, marooned on an alien world of banded stone and gaping chasms, take refuge in the warrens of the roach-like denizens of the planet. They find a peaceful, if uneasy, co-existence. Until the baby arrives. And they call again for help. And Chantelle must choose: her baby or her life.
Brynin
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Series: Brynin, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of a cloned man, the captain of a space transport ship, a freed slave, Jason_664.
End Games
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
For Walter Haggarty, stuck in a retirement home and wheelchair bound isn't so bad. Every day brings a new adventure playing alternate-reality war games on his high tech eye-screens. At least until he draws the ire of the facility management. Then he must make a choice between honor and his grandchildren's future. This is a short story. Also, contains bonus story.
Zombie-Eyed Girl and other stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Flashpack number two. Five flash fiction stories, all with a zombie theme. A girl with scarily alluring eyes; a man looking for his lost love; a creature that won't give up; an infested spaceship and; a family hoping for redemption. "I must admit, I’m a sucker for a Monaghan tale" - William Pauley III.
Hollywood Lied
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Massive boulder-like objects fall from the sky to crash into the streets of Johannesburg, South Africa. Who, or what, is to blame for yet another inconvenience in the lives of the locals?
Augmented Reality: The Atlantic Salmon GT
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Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Derry's warped reality, a mundane architectural review takes place in a future ruled by high-tech racing. With protests in the hallway, and a marker crashing into an eraser on the whiteboard, Derry has to try to maintain his sanity long enough to ask the most important question: Is spending money on this code change worth saving twelve cents? Start your engines, it's meeting time.
Nerves
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Kristin Pierce is convinced she's heard every story there is to hear at the clinic. But she's about to become the witness to a horror that a nation wants to keep secret, but to which the dead refuse to be silent.
An Unconventional Little War/Positive Spin
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Series: Frigate Victory. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Here are two more "Frigate Victory" SF stories. The first is an action tale of terrorists stealing Victory. The second is one of confrontation over a politician's assassination. Both stories have been previously published.