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Serpents' Teeth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Maggie and Hanna, two researchers, discover a strange city in a cavern beneath the sea. There, they unearth an ancient and deadly mystery involving a sunken, 18th Century French ship. Earth is in jeopardy and so are their lives, for although the lost City of Ys is ancient, alien hybrids may yet live and dwell in its dark depths. And if they do, then here, indeed, "there be monsters." A Novella.
Strange Harvest
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A humorous science fiction short story. Exploding tomatoes. Incendiary radishes. Electric potatoes. Something very odd is happening in Drinkwater. Can the town's sole reporter figure it out...before it's too late?
We'll Meet at Urrbrae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Australia is the unsuspecting test site for an electronmagnetic pulse detonation. Millie is lucky enough to escape Adelaide's CBD which is grinding to a halt after the event. She's heading for a wetland at Urrbrae where her friend arranged to meet her: "If there’s some huge disaster, and everything stops, I’ll wait for you at Urrbae."
Half Full - Half Empty
Price: Free! Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After crash landing on a frozen planet, the surviving crew of a spaceship must battle a hostile environment and their own frailties. Their one chance for survival - a gruelling two hundred kilometre trek through the icy wastes to an outpost tracking and relay station.
Fate, Wants and Mistakes
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Moving through time or moving through space. Can we do both? Could time and space be bridged? It had been tried once before with fatal consequences. Now, over a decade later, Mayne had a chance to try it all again. Hopefully, with a different outcome.
Pain Is So Close To Pleasure
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
This is the story “Pain Is So Close To Pleasure”, a short comedy story I wrote several years ago. The story looks at an alien race who has recently come into contact with our own. To learn more about each other, ourselves and the aliens decide to send an exchange student to the others world to spend time there so each race can learn more about the other. Warning: contains swearing
Walking Away from the Past
Series: Love & the Aliens, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A 'Love & the Aliens' story. Suicide or Murder? Political Espionage? Producers shutting down the film? Aliens, technological breakdowns and more hit Estelle on her last day of doing stunts for her current film. Can she survive it and turn her life around?
Trust
Series: Love & the Aliens, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A 'Love & the Aliens' story. In Earth’s near future, the Unity, an alliance of aliens, is in power. Gena must keep the human communication system running. The system has other ideas. So does Soukis, an irresistible Catalpan Engineer. Are his ideas part of further takeover or a creative alien idea? And what does he want with her?
The Imagi
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story written using a unique style, The Imagi tells the story of humanities development of psychic powers and their first contact with an Alien race.
Beyond Control: Prequel to the Beyond Saga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,020. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A genetically engineered Assassin, working for the Gemini Corporation, Nadia prepares for her latest job: the “accidental” death of another company’s doctor. But a simple reconnaissance reveals rivals for her job. As she races to intercept them and complete her mission, Nadia finds herself questioning her orders... and her life. Includes a preview of “Beyond Reach.”
Clown World: El Barfo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Imagine a world. The Imago Mundi is Natasha's personal favorite masterpiece. It has the ability to port inhabitants on Earth to an entirely new planet in a distant galaxy. However, it is also a dangerous toy that should not be left unsupervised. Her apprentice has taken liberties with the device while the static reality on Earth has been breached by a deranged mage. Monday no longer exists.
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Murderous Confidant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Short Story: When all of the evidence points at Dr. Watson being a murderer, can Sherlock prove him innocent or is it possible that Watson's own friendship has led him down a dark path? Or could Watson still have a dark path to tread? A Mystery with a little bit of Sci-fi.
Micro relatos de Ciencia-Ficción
Price: Free! Words: 7,020. Language: Spanish. Published: October 4, 2012 by PÚLPito. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Recopilatorio de relatos breves de ciencia-ficcion de Hank Ware. Incluye: "MacroDownload", "Como asesine al presidente" y "Una version mejorada". Asi mismo la rareza: "Naufrago espacial", aparecida en la "Antologia Trash" y la inedita: "Los cinco pasos de la culpa".
Anabel-Lee
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: Spanish. Published: October 3, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Después de la Gran Quiebra en el océano nadan tales depredadores como peces “estantes”, compuestos de niveles múltiples, y los mortales “cordones eléctricos”. Al mismo tiempo, en la isla de San Sebastián, un joven de nombre Renaldo está enamorado de la bella Anabel Lee, sin darse cuenta de los trágicos acontecimientos venideros…
Defender of the Departed
Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
When Kassandra Leyden begins seeing the ghost of her mother, she decides to investigate the circumstances of Anastasia's disappearance. Kassandra's mentor is not what he seems, her father is drinking himself into oblivion, and she's developing the ability to commune with the dead. Finally, someone has discovered how to interrogate the departed...(steampunk short story)
Scavenger
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Alex's job is to search derelicts for anything that may be valuable. The problem is, 'valuable' is relative, but danger is not...
The Lost Ship
Series: Science Fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
During a space jump to another solar system a space ship encounters unforeseen problems.
The Release
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Trapped in a place removed from time and space - the Devil's Triangle - a rag-tag group is caught in an endless battle with horrible creatures that attack relentlessly - until the creatures find a way to invade Earth. Now a race is on to use future tech to stop them from overrunning all of humanity...
The Lorieme Job
Price: Free! Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Just another day in the life of the world's most talented - and dysfunctional - reality thief. But this time Zel Aurora may learn her abilities have limits.
Antimony and Lead
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's 2013 and the world ended weeks ago. Lacey's world just ended, though - she's been cast out of the safe bunker she called home with her husband and sister-wives. Now she's got to figure out where she should go and who she can trust to stay alive in post-apocalyptic Utah.