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In the Ocean of Storms
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Stranded half a million miles from home, cosmonaut Alexei grapples with his existence as the loneliest man in the universe.
Hypothermia
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The discovery of a young boy’s frozen body at sea forces Werner to confront a dark secret from his past - one that could mean the difference between life and death.
Say Uncle
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Uncle Cal is driving his two year old nephew around, when the boy begins speaking in full sentences. Somehow little Alex is the messenger of adult Alex, in an unpleasant future that, just maybe, can be averted. Also includes an author's note. Also includes an author's note.
Lady Abigail and the Morose Magician
Price: Free! Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Lady Abigail Moran and her partner Simon Thorne are, not to put too fine a point upon it, thieves. Well-born, well-mannered, well-dressed, well at home in 1880s London, but thieves all the same. How else can they keep Simon in waistcoats? Their latest caper involves pearls, a squealing beauty, and the most amazing magician of all time. Really. One has but to ask him.
Jail or Garden (Book Two)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Inspirational
Jail or Garden is about a teenager named Tova’s mad dash into the world two weeks before turning eighteen. She moves from the broiling sun of Florida to the State of Virginia where she seeks to uncover the truth about her late brother’s death. Tova finds refuge at a farm that is being held under city-inspection for its defiance to stick to the rules.
Spoken Wood
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Randall encounters an alien being deep in the forest, he finds himself struggling to understand what they are and what they intend for Earth. How quickly he can understand may determine not the fate of the world, but of humanity itself.
Chorus
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
"Chorus" is the first chapter of Eric Robert Nolan's debut novel "The Dogs Don't Bark In Brooklyn Any More" and a stand-alone short story in it's own right. This short story and sample is intended as a gateway into the universe Eric has created. If you like this, for the full story please go to our website.
Mercaderes de tiempo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: Spanish. Published: November 8, 2013 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mención del Jurado en el Premio UPC 2007. Un relato puede comenzar por el principio y avanzar hasta el final o arrancar al final y retroceder hasta el principio. El principio: Klaus Ysvelrg, traficante de tiempo no sindicado, 42 años, casado tres veces y divorciado otras tantas. El final: Isabel Sorensen, 29 años, licenciada en Física, escritora y madre adoptiva de dos perros y un periquito.
Finest Kind
Series: 666ties, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
TICK...TICK...TICK...TICK... Spring, 1968. Memphis is cool but tense. Otis Redding has enough static in his life already: struggling to balance his family life with his career at the top of the pops—and the undercover side job as a superhero isn't helping.
Nefarious Good
Price: Free! Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Warriors are restless in a time of supposed peace. The alien swordsman Nefarious Good seeks adventure and fortune on a frontier world. He finds more than he bargained for.
Trust
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Carter finds an injured dog along a treacherous stretch of mountain road, he knows rescuing her puts him in danger. But he can’t leave the dog behind, no matter what the consequences. Even if it means revealing his secret. Even if it means losing everything.
The Mighty Brave Hunter
Series: Around The Martian Fringe, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Disaster strikes a hunting trip, and the twelve year-old Laurence must somehow transport the rest of his hunting party--including his mother--back to safety. Alone and afraid, he faces the wild forests of Mars...
High Wire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
High wire artist Gerry Lathan's meeting up with his estranged teenage son for the first time in years, wondering if it will be the last time ever. Gerry's about to learn there's a whole more more to his boy than he'd ever expected. A science fiction story by Sean Monaghan, author of The Wreck of the Emerald Sky.
L'Isola dell'Oblio (Una Novelette Sci-Fi #9)
Series: STORIE SCI-FI, # 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: Italian. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Felix Morrow non vede l'ora di unirsi alla sua famiglia in una vacanza da sogno su un'isola esclusiva. Ma mentre i giorni passano e inopportuni imprevisti ritardano l’arrivo di sua moglie e di sua figlia, egli inizia a sospettare che qualcosa non funzioni. La scomparsa di un ospite eccentrico lo costringono ad indagare sulla terribile verità dell’isola. E' una novelette Sci-Fi di 13.000 parole.
Oblivion Island (A Sci-Fi Novelette #9)
Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Felix Morrow looks forward to reunite with his family on a dream vacation on an exclusive island, but as the days go by, most inopportune setbacks delay his wife and daughter’s arrival. The encounter of an unpredictable woman and the mysterious disappearance of an eccentric guest force him to investigate on the terrible truth about the island. It's a Sci-Fi Novelette of about 13,000 words.
Visions of Jupiter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Three stories of speculative fiction asking the important questions of life: What if monkeys had continued to dominate the space program? What if an alien invasion went almost unnoticed? What if space colonization were as messed up as colonization anywhere else? Includes: Alien Fast-Food Wars, A Lovely Failure and The First Creatured Mission.
The Probe
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
The Probe is a very short science fiction story of exploration, destruction, and hope. It is inspiring and suitable for all audiences. It is freely usable for personal and educational non-commercial and non-profit use. Put a copy on your website. Share it with friends. Spread the word that the future does not have to be bad or grim.
Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pharaoh
Series: Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pirates, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
What’s a crew of reluctant pirates to do when their captain is unlucky in love, the object of his affection being a cybernetic woman fallen from the stars? Provide a distraction!
Flashing It: A Tiny Collection of Tiny Stories
Price: Free! Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
An unusual audition that changes the course of Hollywood movie-making. An unusual cookbook. Boltzmann brains! And more in this brief collection of flash fiction, in which not everyone has bothered to put on a pair of briefs. (And some can't, because they have no bodies.)
Rhoe's Request
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A half-breed swan chases a dream of flight and finds love in the arms of a dark swan shifter of her very own.