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Dr. Treekenstein by Douglas H. Plumb
Price: Free! Words: 14,860. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Dr. Treekenstein gets a government grant to save the trees. Little Jimmy and Woodpile battle Dr. Know, Dr. Treekenstein, and Little Jimmy's ex wife's best friend in an epic adventure to save the earth from extinction in the year 3 428 127 P.C. (Post Computer)
The August Birds by Octavia Cade
Price: Free! Words: 48,440. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Time-travelling ravens Muninn and Huginn visit a dying boy to grant him his final wish. August desperately wants to be a scientist, and the ravens take him on a journey through history to see science... the science that happened in the month he was named after. But although August doesn't know it, Muninn has her own reason for helping him...
Two Sides Of Two Different Coins by Nobo13
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"When we first met, I couldn’t help but think we were two sides of two different coins. We both had a fake side to us. A façade we put up to fit in. We each had our secrets. A side we kept from each other. Except I knew his darkest secret from the very beginning. I knew it from the first time we met." A flash fiction about a mind reader and a time traveller.
Reward: Stolen Planet by Floyd Looney
Price: Free! Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A Huckster overhears a couple of bumbling space truckers (Oliver & Stanley) mention a missing planet and smells "reward" so he insinuates himself into their dilemma and they go off chasing a planet that has been stolen! Yes, a stolen planet. A bit humorous science fiction short at 9,000 words.
IceFlight by Casey Lea
Series: The Iron Altar, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 165,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.78 from 9 reviews)
Darsey Ice never thought her first trip past Jupiter would claim the lives of her crew. But then she hadn’t expected to become the first person to make contact with aliens either. Kidnapped, enslaved and lost on the Outer Rim of a mighty civilization light-years from Earth, the only person she can turn to is her enigmatic new owner. A dishonored outcast, he is just as alone as Darsey.
When All Is Lost by Traci Loudin
Series: The Ageless Post-Apocalypse, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 5,120. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Under harsh masters, Korreth’s fellow slaves succumb to despair. But Korreth knows he must keep hope alive and find the right time to escape, not only for his own sake, but for the sake of all the tribes the mutant army will conquer if left unchecked…
A catastrophe post-atomic changes the urban reality. by Edoardo Angeloni
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A big-bang breaks a love story between man and woman. An approach to urban reality.
La Variable Aléatoire (Tome 1: Après le bip) by Tom Lichtenberg
Price: Free! Words: 7,990. Language: French. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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Tooth & Claw by Robert Appleton
Series: The Steam Clock Legacy. Price: Free! Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The age of steam meets the time of the dinosaurs in this rip-roaring short story set in the aftermath of events depicted in the award-nominated Prehistoric Clock. With everything she owns packed onto her steam-powered penny farthing, nineteen-year-old Beth Rawtenstall must do battle with a giant predator from another age if she wants to save the life of the boy she loves.
Rest Stop by Edua Erasmus
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.00 from 4 reviews)
A short story. Patrick's car breaks down on a deserted byway and he walks to a nearby gas station where he crosses paths with a very attractive twink who offers to help him, but things aren't always what they seem. PLEASE NOTE: this is NOT erotica.
Escuadrón de Viajeros by Mauricio Corman
Price: Free! Words: 16,140. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Galo, Agata y Caleb que son bionicos, son parte del escuadrón de viajeros intergalácticos, ellos no permitirán la autodestrucción del planeta tierra. Mientras el arcángel Uriel y Baroch hacen que los demonios desciendan nuevamente al infierno.
The Other Side of the Median by Kenny Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Early every morning, before even the first, red moon finished rising above the horizon of his farm, Jaime Marquez worked - wanting a better life for his son than the one he himself had been allotted at birth. Then Jaime’s mind opened to the other world, and he decided. He had to escape.
Immortal by Kelvin Kelley
Price: Free! Words: 100,800. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015 by IONized Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
After a genetic mutation has left the human species sterile and doomed to extinction, the citizens of New Sebastian live long and luxurious lives, thanks to Rejuvenation. But when Jericho and Gabrielle, two specimens from the Rejuvenation supply farm, escape prior to being harvested, the dark truth threatens the existence of the last society on Earth.
The Scarecrow's Brane by D.L. Morrese
You set the price! Words: 79,940. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
The spaceship Brane Child emerges from skip-space into a whirlwind and accidentally squashes the only effective protection Emerald City had against the tyrannical Red Witch of the South. Now, Lisa Chang and her crew must make their way through the Wild Lands of Oddz to convince the Blue Wizards to create a new protector for the Republic of Emerald.
Faerietorches by Pier Virgilio Vassalli
Price: Free! Words: 13,040. Language: Italian. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
I governi di tutto il mondo stanno conducendo degli esperimenti: un videogioco diventa un test per la simulazione che dovrà accompagnare la criostasi degli astronauti durante i lunghi viaggi spaziali. Questa è la storia di uno dei giocatori.
Island by James Noguera
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: American English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the old universe, there will be a small red star, separated from the light of all other stars, invisible to almost everything else that will have existed. One of its planets will harbor life, intelligent life, which will struggle to comprehend this persistent thing all around. The beings will look out at the surrounding nothing and search for something beyond.
Terminator of AIs: Fury Road by Brilliant Building
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk(3.00 from 1 review)
Can a ragtag band of freedom fighters defeat the forces of CaeSaR, a powerful artificial intelligence, and reclaim the Earth for humanity? Witness the origin of this struggle in this short episode introducing the savior of mankind, Connor Jans, a juvenile delinquent destined for greatness. His destiny: to become the Terminator of AIs.