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Cookie Smuggler
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You set the price! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.
ARGEL - Book One - Planet of Refuge
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Series: ARGEL, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Storymill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Three comrades from a reconnaissance space ship go against orders and end up crashing their rover on Planet Argel. Their little jaunt thrusts them into life changing experiences. The three face death by the planet’s royal government and reassessment of their own values. They must make the decision to stay or return to ship. However, it may not be their call.
The Formidians
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Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
- A short story set in the First Admiral Universe On a dull and dreary patrol in the skies above the planet Kina, First Crusader Squadron Commander Nerla Daelstar and the crew of the Lionheart, respond to a routine request. A Landing Trooper outpost has failed to respond to a routine communications check.
Into the Strange
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Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 20 flash fiction stories, ranging from science fiction and horror, to drama and humor.
In Search of the God Particle
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
With the foundation of the Universal Alliance, the long-hidden Garmaurian archives of their research in the fundamental particle of the universe became available to Alliance scientists. The breath taking simplicity of Trionic Theory, with its ability to generate instantaneous universe-wide travel and communications, stunned the scientific community.
Ashes on Our Altar
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Ash on Our Altar is a day in the life of the Swanson family: Ryan, the hardworking father; Debbie, the loving mother; and their overly imaginative son, Petey. Together, the Swansons try to scrape out a living in the ruins of New York City after catastrophic climate change turns the Earth into a desert.
The Blizzard
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Price: Free! Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An energy-starved world has been saved by the discovery of a remarkable new invention: the water cell. A spoilt teenager - a little-too fond of mind-altering medicines - must evade amputee assassins, water-worshipping cultists, and a widow whose seven previous husbands have met questionable ends in order to save his fugitive father and uncover the dark truth behind this mysterious new power.
Confessions of a Mad Man
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Series: The Crusaders: Justice Above All, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: 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.
Letters from the Sky
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Price: Free! Words: 117,390. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.86 from 22 reviews)
How will it all end? Enoch Sotheby´s got many problems and what teenaged adolescent doesn´t? He´s fighting to stay afloat, not to get lost in the crowd and now he´s falling for his long time best friend Danica Pride and she´s only the hottest and most popular girl he´s ever known. I forgot to mention that his world will soon come crashing down by a mysterious and sinister crimson-cloaked entity.
Elbies - part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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)
The McCall Initiative Episode 1.1: Deception
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Series: The McCall Initiative, Episode 1. Price: Free! Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by Webfoot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What if the Pacific Northwest seceded? In 2063, Cascadia’s closed border keeps out U.S. climate refugees. Piper’s sure her brother’s stories about poor people vanishing are rumors—until she comes home to an empty house. Losing her future, her family, and her freedom, she must get to the bottom of the disappearances. But the only one who can help might be the boy whose family displaced her own.
Redemption Seed
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Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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
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Series: The Adventures of Crimson Overcoat. Price: Free! Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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 Gate Keeper
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Price: Free! Words: 88,810. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Henry is a bullied, lonely teenager until he stumbles into a mysterious garden, and makes the first true friend he has had in a long time. Now Henry is on a whirlwind adventure through the universe to protect his new friend from herself.
The Last Day With My Friends (In The Marble Orchard)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
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.
Romano, le grand magicien
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: Canadian French. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Après avoir présenté des numéros aussi excitants que stupéfiants, voilà que Romano, le célèbre magicien, relève la barre encore plus haute. Il compte faire le plus spectaculaire des numéros : un voyage dans le temps! S'il réussit un tel exploit, il pourra alors confirmer son statut du plus grand magicien du monde!
The Pond
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Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Short story writing contest entry for a local newspaper. On one golf course in Florida, golfers are reportedly driven insane searching for balls in the ponds. Carl and his friends Jim and Bob are playing golf there when a violent wind blows Carl's ball into one of the ponds. What happens when a mysterious fish bites Carl's hand while he's searching for it?
Alison Android
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Price: Free! Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A runaway slave... An endless desert... A killer android in pursuit...
Panic (Wildfire Chronicles Vol. 1)
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Series: Wildfire Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(3.00 from 1 review)
Michael Evans is only in rural St. Davids to maintain a low profile after his time spent as a city cop ended in disaster. The town is perfect for him: isolated. A tiny population. Virtually no crime. But when the residents begin killing each other with their teeth, Michael quickly realises that what he thought was a crime scene is something far, far worse...
Refiner's Pyre
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Price: Free! Words: 73,570. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In his first novel Strop crafts a timely tale- the prophesied time of Jacob’s trouble is here. Like Dorothy's trip to the Land of Oz, this believable 21st century time-traveling tale has something for everybody. A good read! -Glenn Nicholas