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Clockwork Nessie
Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Spencer Imaginarium. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An intrepid young woman in pre-World War 1 Scotland, who prefers science to matrimony, discovers a world of incredible secrets her late father was keen on hiding from her. Clockwork Nessie is a short story featuring steam-powered inventions, monsters, pirates and handsome scientists.
Remembrance Day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Magnus is a broken-down veteran of the Basilisk war, running a bar on the Möbius Strip. His customers are trying to forget their pasts. He spends his time trying to remember his. A woman he once knew comes seeking his help. When Magnus finds out who is really involved it's time to reach for his blaster. But then he begins to discover just how unreliable his memories actually are...
A Force of No Equal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: American English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
Three waves decimated the earth. In the First Wave: Snow Day, they came with the snow to destroy as many of us as possible. During the Second Wave: A Trip to the Zoo, they took over our government, our armies and our own bodies. And finally, in the Final Wave: A Hike in the Mountains, one of the last members of the human race tries to run for a place to hide and wait out the invasion.
Safety Tests
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Devlin trudges through his job on the space station waiting for retirement and hoping he won’t die first. A test pilot with Licensing and Regulation, he makes sure only the most qualified pilots make it to the test flight, let alone pass it. But sometimes, even the most jaded tester misses something. And the difference between life and death on a space station? Missing nothing. Nothing at all.
McGellen
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The crew were the best of humanity, supplied with the most sophisticated ship and sent off to find new technology to aid the war effort. McGellen herself was a mere add-on, “Test this new computer while you’re out there, kill two birds with one stone. Makes the whole thing more palatable to the paying public.” More palatable it may be, but not less risky.
Mooncake
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It is Mid-Autumn Festival in Lunar Colony 01111001's Chinatown, a holiday celebrated by eating mooncake and regaling with tales of Chang'e flying to the moon. Little Xiao Yue asks her grandfather what it all means. There is always a generation gap. How can precocious children in the future understand the metaphor? Enjoy this short short, a taste of one writer's science fiction and Sino overlap..
Snakes' Nest
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Fan fiction based in the universe of Elite.
A Ship's Destruction
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A fan fiction based in the universe of Elite
Tower of the Lost Ways
Price: Free! Words: 7,490. Language: American English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(3.00 from 1 review)
In the far future, a young woman named Aoi explores forbidden regions of her ancient city. She soon stumbles upon evidence of a possible looming catastrophe. But will the powerful elites of her society heed her warning before it is too late?
A Mystery Solved: Children of Two Futures 3
Series: Children of Two Futures, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Our heroes successfully identified a spy within the submarine Heraclion, but they couldn’t stop him from bombing the Okuda Drive. Kenneth saved the director from the fire. But in the aftermath of the explosion, he falls into an inexplicable sleep, which scares Savannah, who’s beginning to have feelings for him. As they grow closer to the truth, danger starts to catch up with them.
Cookie Smuggler
You set the price! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
The cake bot is getting ready to eliminate the cookie smuggler. She remembers her magnetic boots that ensure her survival. A short story just for fun.
Into the Strange
Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 20 flash fiction stories, ranging from science fiction and horror, to drama and humor.
The Sanitarium View
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When a man wakes up in a Sanitarium he must try to figure out how he got there and why he is there. Join him on his journey and find out the disturbing discoveries he makes along the way. Also included is the short story “Lettuce Is Real”.
Justice on Trial
Series: The Crusaders: Justice Above All, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,910. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Crusaders Enforcer and The Universal venture out in their civilian identities for a night on the town. Their moment of rest is interrupted when a meteor crashes down to Earth. The two speed off to investigate only to find that the crash was not a meteor at all, rather a spaceship bearing an alien who seems to have powers very similar to that of The Universal.
Standing Out
Series: The Crusaders: Justice Above All, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
'Standing Out' follows the newest Crusader, Jade, on her first solo mission. Despite being the youngest and most inexperienced member of the team, she is determined to prove herself to her teammates.
Confessions of a Mad Man
Series: The Crusaders: Justice Above All, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Confessions of a Mad Man is the first in a series of ongoing short fiction entitled The Crusaders: Justice Above All. This serves as an introduction into their world.
Elbies - part 1
Price: Free! Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Aliens have arrived, and they're going to kill most of us - but it's for our own good. (First 2 months of Robbie Taylor's 250 Word Project)
Redemption Seed
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(2.00 from 1 review)
Bill Redding faces the realization of never seeing his wife Madelyn. Her life support system is set to be shut down. Learning how to bring her out of a coma, greater troubles develop. The solution to remedy Madelyn’s condition threatens the safety of the colony Bill lives in. Dreg, Bill’s alter ego and a sleeper agent with military ties, gains the hope of postponing man's global extinction.
The Adventures of Crimson Overcoat: Crimson Overcoat Versus the Yeti King of Leng
Series: The Adventures of Crimson Overcoat. Price: Free! Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Alexander Valtam, known to some as Crimson Overcoat, is assaulted by a Yeti in the local Wal Mart while on a routine shipping trip. This leads him on a chase across dimensions in a race to rescue captives from the horrid Yeti King.
The Last Day With My Friends (In The Marble Orchard)
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Now the war is over, the fight for peace, prosperity and shared knowledge is just as important. But some knowledge is too important to be shared.