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Clown World: Issue 1 -
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 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.
White Shift: science fiction poetry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
G. O. Clark takes you on a dimension shift, where you get to look at things from the perspective beyond the left field fence. Here's one example: The Luddite robot / has trouble functioning / in our modern world, / spends most of his time / trying to rebut the evidence / from his own sensors. Psst! There's more inside . . .
Holding Cells and Dragons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dan has a problem when his friend, the one with the scaley tail, is suspected of a crime. He hopes he won’t have to arrest him. They don’t have cuffs big enough. Holding Cells and Dragons is a short story.
The Legacy of the Lost Hope
Price: Free! Words: 13,830. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An expedition to an alien world once thought to be dead has suddenly undergone terraformation. The cause has brought Amber Sallyn to the site to uncover the truth of the world. What legacy is this world hiding?
Mr. Shaddo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When the alien Lord Svet hired Shaddo to steal a gladiator known as the Purple Avenger, Shaddo thought he could get in, get out, and get paid. It didn't work out that way. He didn’t expect to run afoul of the Emperor Na-Ret – really more of a gangster than a monarch, but don’t tell HIM that – or find himself fighting the Purple Avenger in a cage match over a tank of hungry bloodworms.
A Player's Guide for Mass Effect 3
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A Player's Guide for Mass Effect 3 is a walk through guide, including the three modes of play: Action, Story, and Role Playing.
Esami
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: Italian. Published: September 1, 2012 by Quelli di ZEd. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Racconto fantastico tratto dalla raccolta "Di Stella in Stella", di Luca Poggi.
The Gangsters of St. Michael's: A Science Fiction Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Apocalypse. Demons. Faith. Collections. When the Church betrays Father Brian in a power play, he summons his inner faith. Who’s excommunicated now? "The Gangsters of St. Michael's" is a short story.
Welcome To New York
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The tourist attraction of the past is also the tourist attraction of the future - for an entirely different reason!
Net for Geste
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Geste, a username, wakes up in virtual Yellowstone in the company of a beautiful young program. What could be more perfect? Except that he can't seem to find the exit.
Homecoming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Fortan’s space mission ends ten years later (for him) and one hundred years later (for everyone else). He expects changes when he returns. He doesn’t expect to get arrested upon landing. He really doesn’t expect all the charges for back family support, considering he had no child or wife or girlfriend when he left. Will he go to prison for a crime he hasn’t committed?
White-Out Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents White-Out Man by Janet Marie Lewis Everyone it seems wonders, at some point in their lives, what will happen when they eventually stand before the “Pearly Gates”? One man seems stuck somewhere between, in a groundhog effect, approaching and re-approaching the Gates in a repeatedly futile attempt to attain a bottle of white-out.
A Static Dance
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Newt Run is a town that shouldn't exist, a town of artists, drug dealers, miners and steam. It’s a town at the center of a broken universe, and broken universes have the bad tendency to fall apart. In this tale, a young dancer begins to question her sanity when confronted by a voice that only she can hear.
Incubators
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Stranded in space, three astronauts struggle to accept their fate aboard a crippled ship. Could a last-minute rescue be all they hoped for? A horror short story in 3,200 words.
Commander Neat: Book One - The Quest Begins
Series: Commander Neat, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 170. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A humorous science fiction drama about a nine-year-old boy who discovers that aliens have eaten his baby sister. Disclaimer: Strong language.
Melioch Realms: The Chaos War
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The spiritual battle between angels and demons for souls rages on....
Broker
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eli Yon thinks nothing of slipping through time, "correcting" history by making sure the right people die. That's his job. But he may be starting to lose his edge, and the last thing he needs is some young hot-shot making him look bad by saving his latest assignment from failure. But he may have a solution...
Little Miss Mute
Price: Free! Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a Prohibition-Era speakeasy in Kansas City, Paul Verconi had been looking for nothing more than a few drinks to soothe his nerves before heading home. However, what came looking for Paul would prove to be even tougher to swallow than the diluted bootleg whiskey swirling in his dirty glass: a drop-dead gorgeous dame that was enigmatic, curiously silent ... and perhaps even dangerous.
Witherspork
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
In this short by Ben Ditmars, Jeff Witherspork has spent his whole life being different. The other kids made fun of his strange last name and that was the least of it. They never knew about the doors opening on their own or the paths appearing out of nowhere. He kept it completely secret, until adulthood when a mysterious email arrived, throwing him into an elaborate mystery with others like him.
The Spiritualist Episode
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In this short story, Commander Ian Rollins from “The Thunderbolt Affair” is enjoying a rare respite from prepping his submersible crew for deployment to the Cape of Good Hope when he is summoned by the enigmatic Mr. Cooper-Smythe. This time the Admiralty’s clandestine agent requires his assistance to investigate a clairvoyant with an affinity for fire.