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To Dream On Evil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Delphine finds herself caught between love of her husband and the fear that what he's planning is evil. Should they kill the ambassador of Earth? Is there a way out that won't destroy them all?
Things Remembered
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In a future where most criminal investigation is done by machines, it takes a special man to solve the cases machines can't solve. Peter Glas is one of those men, and in solving the murder of his ex-wife, his memories make him very special indeed.
Sol y Sombra
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
He was a man with no place in a sanitized world, looking for a mythical beast to do battle with. But what if he has more in common with the beast than with other humans? A short story by award winning author Sarah A. Hoyt
The Code
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In a world of growing unrest the followers of xenab are looking for a long awaited miracle,it may come sooner than they think! And in a way not foreseen. Vengeance, intrigue, blackmail and murder all play their part in shaping a world that is crying out for a new beginning before it's too late. This is a science fiction story for all ages
The Daily Virgo: The Rules of Dating a Virgo
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Daily Virgo was founded in September 2010. In January 2011, the Daily Virgo.com was launched and has since generated over 100,000 fans worldwide. The Daily Virgo is a central place for Virgos all over to come together as one. The Daily Virgo: The Rules of Dating A Virgo is an 18 page ebook that gives a witty yet honest picture of the Virgo personality.
Etiquette with Your Robot Wife and 30 More SF/F/H Lists
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Humorous genre lists. In addition to the title piece, includes: Our Robot President: The First Hundred Days, Rules for Dealing with Your Teenage Werewolf Son, Excuses Why Your Monster Husband Cannot Come to the Phone, Things Not to Say at a Witch Burning, Signs You Could Be Living in a Virtual Reality, and twenty-five more.
Little Metal Cube
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Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
John discovers he's not alone on his little farm when his best friend finds a little metal cube.
The van der Rohe Forgery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Fakes. Johan's newly purchased antique Barcelona chairs, perfect examples of van der Rohe's original design, came fresh from an asteroid factory, not from the prior century on distant Earth. Facing his wife's anger, risking their friends' scorn, could he use an interplanetary crisis to turn the tables—and chairs?
Passed Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Talk about an identity crisis! Ed thought he had a good handle on who he was - but a family death, adoption, phone calls from the past, and time travel can really mess with your sense of self. Sometimes it's better to leave the past alone… Passed Life is a science fiction short story, and is also available in the collection "Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Perceptions
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Price: Free! Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
PDM-512-0753; a machine built as a learning display model of a line of robots. Perceptions is a story about a machine trying to understand beyond definition what emotions entail.
Beat Jesse, Kill Hitler!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
For the duration of his mission, this time traveler will think of himself only as Rolf Graber, a secret replacement for the Nazi athlete who was Hitler’s best chance to defeat Jesse Owens in the 1936 Olympic Games. But the new Rolf Graber is not going to disappoint Hitler. Graber is determined to beat Jesse, for only then can he kill Hitler.
By Ailad's Bootstraps
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Price: Free! Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Young Ailad is visited by a Messenger, who takes him to heaven and then deposits him in a very different, unfamiliar world. There, Ailad struggles to rediscover himself and learn of his destiny on the planet Edom.
Serengeti
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
Serengeti is a short story exploring an alternative to the Rare Earth Hypothesis in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence. Set two hundred years in the future, the Serengeti is a generation star-ship, venturing out above the Milky Way, searching for signs of intelligence. The crew discover far more about the nature of sentient life than they imagined possible.
After Oil
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Series: Science Fiction Shorts. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Young Theo sets out on a long dead highway in search of deer, plastic artifacts and the secret of his past. While he'll settle for a friend, what he finds instead are three enemies, one of whom may very well be himself. After Oil is a short story set in a past future.
June Bug Vs The Dragonflies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The city is being attacked. Giant dragonflies have seemingly come out of nowhere to swarm City Island. The people are evacuated and the military are in the streets fighting back. Yet none of this is enough to detour a pair of journalists, David Diptera and June Bug, who dash into the story of the lifetime. The two will soon find that they are in more trouble than they might have first thought.
The Universe of Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Henry decides to spice up his space journey to the big crunch with a simulacrum of Amelia, his old girlfriend, and Death, his old nemesis. Everything goes along swimmingly for a while until Henry decides he’s bored and takes drastic measure. Then Death and Amelia have to fight it out to see who will survive and who will be deleted.
Little Green Men From.....
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Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
On an exploration mission into deep space to an apparently dead planet that suddenly starts sending out signals. What will they find? A warm welcome? Or?
Apex Magazine - Issue 32
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Issue 32 of Apex Magazine, featuring work by Gregory Frost, Cat Rambo, Jim C. Hines, and Sarah Dalton. Apex is edited by Hugo Award-winning editor Lynne M. Thomas.
The Spaceship To Last Week
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Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Can an amazing spaceship be used to save the Earth from destruction?
Garesh: The hybrid investigation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Garesh is just your average everyday alien/human hybrid agent living and working on earth. It's his job to protect humanity from the reptilian race known as the Vorma Zaxer Brood. The Brood broke all intergalactic protocol corrupting earth from the benevolent Alnorn race that Garesh is descended from, of course his father was a poor abductee but that's besides the point. Who wants the agents dead?