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Charred Earth 1: The House
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Series: Charred Earth, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 14,860. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It is the distant future and Earth appears to be at peace. Into this tranquil world a man from another era wakes up. Upon exploring his surroundings he finds the people to be friendly and helpful. However, he feels a malevolent presence is at work, not only in this new world but he fears also within him. A Novelette of 14,200 words, this is a science fiction story.
The Day Jung Officially Dies
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A freak blizzard inhibits the monitoring of governmental controlled human implants, enabling Jung and his father to awake in the night, when they're usually inflicted with sleep. Taking advantage of the rare situation they set out hoping to accomplish something they've longed for.
Fractal
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Series: Horizon Station, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Things have been going well on Horizon Station. Ava, Remi, and Vance have begun to turn the abandoned space station that they discovered into their home. But as much as they would like to forget the problems of the worlds and stations, those problems still exist right outside their walls. When pirates attack, they must learn how to survive in a hostile universe.
Unyeilding
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012 by Books to Go Now. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A battle for right, a battle for a child. One ship, two enforcers with a conflict of interest. A new exciting action adventure by Shane Ward.
Unfrozen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012 by Books to Go Now. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Isolated from the outside world, New City boasts to be the only pure city – the only society free of the life-prolonging, but often dangerous, Dozer chambers. It is behind these walls that Josie dreams of escape.
Proxima
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Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
1,600 word science fiction short story. How far can love travel? How long can love last?
The Valley Springs Resort
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Valley Springs Resort is a place on a distant world where visitors can relax and have a good time. You might not think such a place has much of a story. You’d be wrong, which is why you need to go there. From its founding by a lovable eccentric to its sad-yet-funny end, this novella tells the tale of the Valley Springs Resort.
Armor - A Superhero Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ever dream of being a superhero? Billy did, and he discovered that being a hero sometimes comes at a great cost.
Tag-Alongs
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was the vacation of a lifetime - the chance to experience a day in the life of a famous person from history - as a "hitchhiker" inside their mind. What could possibly go wrong?
Ex Machina
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Price: Free! Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A scifi short story. Something is seriously wrong with Parvati's baby. When she'd dreamt about the moment she'd meet her daughter, as she had so many times over the past nine months, the last thing she imagined was that it would be half machine...
Tough Mothers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by D. M. Kreg. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Three speculative stories by Rebecca S. W. Bates about women in the distant future that will go to any means to protect their children. A Mother's Link Is Never Done: It's tough replacing a mother. The Growing Ponds: Can the next generation really be grown in ponds? Babysitting Earth: Should she protect the earth or protect her child?
Rite of Passage
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twelve-year-old twins Jaeda and Kaedin are preparing for their society's rite of passage. Kaedin's hoping to get magic. Jaeda just wants to survive. But neither are prepared for the surprise awaiting them.
A Phone Conversation
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You set the price! Words: 830. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
An alien little boy accidentally calls the White House while trying to reach McDonald's. A very silly, very short short story.
Oxygen Kisses
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Series: Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
A mysterious roadhouse leads Annette Staton to an impossible reunion in the war-torn past. To reunite with the man she loved and lost in his brave fight against a man driven insane by years of bitter war. But is this trip back in time a blessing or curse? Is she destined to die with him in one dark night of history? A steampunk romance novelette in the Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles.
Use By
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Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Lester, the last man alive, contemplates his mortality in this piece of flash fiction.
Disclosure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A large flying saucer appears over the interstate our main character travels. Disclosure is "What if" the Illuminati were forced to disclose their secrets, and what would happen after that disclosure? The world will expect answers, and the secret world government is being forced to reveal everything by the very alien presence they wish to keep secret.
Lunar Command: Condition Orange
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When people return to space after forty years, they discover they're not alone. The artificial intelligence programs running the old moon base have grown and prospered in their absence... and those programs are not of a mind to simply step aside and hand it all back.
Dreamscapes #7 - Garden in the Sands
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Series: Dreamscapes, Book 7. Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dreamscapes is a series of 12 monthly short stories capturing Astra Crompton's real dreaming experiences. In "Garden in the Sands" a tutor is called to step outside her timid world when confronted by the truth being withheld from the populace. Together with a small band of rebels they embark on a journey to unearth the past.
Vacant Houses - By Danny Mendlow and Zack Mitchell
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012 by Mitchell Mendlow. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"Vacant Houses" is a dystopian, science fiction satire set in the future about the housing market, the working class and aliens. Plenty of aliens too.
Colonial Scout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: American English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Boy Scout Augie Rodriguez leads a group of younger Scouts on an overnight campout in a cave on Mars. What should be a routine trip, turns exciting when a medical emergency tests Augie’s first aid skills.