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To Find a Thief
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Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Flash Fiction, 500 words. This story is about a purse snatcher who picked on the wrong lady too often.
Tuesday Night at Powerman's
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Series: The Harry Blaine Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Superpowered police officer Harry Blaine brings his daughter to a very special gym, where weights are measured not in pounds, but in tons. This story is a sequel to Bulletproof and Young Guns, and is included in The Bulletproof Badge collection.
Soul Equinox
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Your world has a commodity that is rarely found in the universe. The harvesters are here and they don't have your interests in mind. There is opposition and if you can get off the planet you might be safe until you realize that there is no way out.
The Eternity Project (Technical Immortality)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Do you want to live for eternity? One man, Thomas Lorey already has the ability. The last surviving member of the eternity project, he has outlived his usefulness. Now, he runs from the same people who brought him into the project and gave him this "gift". There's only one person alive who can help him now, someone he has been running from for five years. His assigned government minder.
Thirty Years Gone
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Price: Free! Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What would your town look like if the lights went out and never came back on again? Trevor Ratigan has lived long enough to find out. Seventy year-old Trevor is the closest thing to a general on hand when an invasion fleet arrives to seize the strategic Bluewater Bridge. In a world where cattle and corn equates with money and power, the rivalry between Detroit and Chicago is heating up.
Plenty of Time
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Price: Free! Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Tim, a technician who provides maintenance on a super-secret time machine, steals an unauthorized trip into the past to try and save his recently deceased fiancee, unaware of the effects this seemingly innocent event will have on the world.
Retribution on a Jetpack
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Price: Free! Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A woman with nothing to lose embarks on a potential suicide mission, across the dangerous inner asteroid belt, with only one goal in mind: to destroy the man who took her family. Set in the distant future, this a companion story to the forthcoming science fiction novel, 2492.
False Impression
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Bron and Rast thought it would be an easy pay day, kill a wandering party of orcs that are harassing a nearby village then reap the rewards. The battle might just be harder than they thought though with some unexpected allies helping out.
Incident on the Hennepin
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Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the year 2492, the luxury cruise ship Hennepin makes a mysterious emergency stop to the distant Treadway Station. As the ship arrives, Card, a maintenance worker, goes outside to make repairs, and returns an hour later only to find all 25,000 residents have gone missing. As he tries desperately to escape the nightmare unfolding around him, he discovers he may share the same fate as the others.
The Wages of the Moment: A Jukebox Story
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Series: Jukebox Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Stout watches himself appear and dissappear a bunch of times right in front of his own jukebox, he knows his time machine needs some repairs. And in doing so, he finally gets to meet the inventors of the jukebox. But first he must deal with himself, in more ways than one.
Apollyon Ex Machina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by Parsina Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Apollyon, the Angel of Death, has a rough job, but somebody's got to do it.
The Mountain and The City, Part II
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Series: The Mountain and The City, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The post-apocalyptic action continues. When Part I ended, the fate of the unnamed survivor and an unlikely companion was left up in the air. Now, learn what happens in Part II. Will they escape? And if so, where will they seek safety?
The Little Particulars of the Circumstance
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Frederick Wentworth goes to Uppercross Cottage looking for Louisa and Henrietta. Unexpectedly, he finds himself alone with Anne Elliot and the apothecary, Mr Robinson, who puts a quarantine into affect. This short story combines a little bit of "Outbreak!" with a lot of "It Happened One Night." Happy ending included at no charge.
Jazz, Monster Collector in: Downtown Clowntown (Season One, Episode Three)
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Series: Jazz, MC: Earth's Lament, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011 by Tricorner Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jazz has less than twenty four hours to cross seven city blocks, get to her office, and scrub the Not Now Stone in her pickle jar of Soul-lution or she’ll suffer every injury the stone had ever healed four-fold. Piece of cake, or it would be if she wasn’t in Clowntown, hadn’t gotten trapped inside a haunted house, and her name wasn’t Jazz, Monster Collector.
The Heist – A Ten Minute Play
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Short
The Heist – A Ten Minute Play by Giri Vijayakumar. Four goons, a bank heist, a clone that has escaped a research facility and the security forces hunting it down. The play is an adaptation from The Heist and Transference, two short stories by Giri Vijayakumar. The Heist is a ten minute play available for royalty-free performances on stages worldwide.
Kindred Soldiers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Kindred Soldiers A short story by John A. Ferguson Set in a very distant future where Earth is locked in a war with an Alien race called the Seridians. Garret Kayne is a young soldier returning from frontline action. On his route home he discovers a lifeless Seridian transport ship drifting in Human controlled space. Garret must investigate to discover the truth behind this ship.
Dark Magic Comes Unbidden
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a world of pure magic there has been peace and light forever. Never has the magic been corrupted or used for evil purposes. Teachers had instructed pupils in elemental and light magic uninterrupted, creating a perfect world of magical bliss. No paradise may last forever and on a world unprepared for evil, dark magic comes unbidden.
Twist Turn and Burn
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Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a collection of twelve flash fiction pieces. The stories range from character studies to exploding bodies to tree eating humans to a day in the life of a piece of gum. Twist Turn and Burn is a quick read that allows you to explore different genres in only minutes.
Beneath and Beyond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by WDM Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Archaeologist Erin Carstedter is a no-nonsense kind of gal. If something can't be defined by scientific method, it doesn't exist. Erin's beliefs are about to be tested by a ruin beneath the polar ice cap. What Erin discovers in those icy depths will challenge her thinking...and change the world. Includes BONUS story: Wakinyan's Valley
PeeDee3, Intergalactic, Insectoid, Assassin in: Fafafalala and Dosido my Eggplant, Part-2 (Season 1, Episode 5)
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Series: PeeDee3 is Dead, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by Tricorner Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fafafalala, a planet with a constantly changing past, present, and future, it’s one of the most dangerous places in the galaxy and the bug’s barely keeping his antennae attached to his head, and his head attached to his thorax. Unknown to PeeDee3, his mark’s hired a gun of his own, the lethal disco-dancing assassin, Convoy Shasta Badself. The bug may have just met his windshield.