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A Beer at the End of the World
Price: Free! Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mashups
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Marcus is a time traveler who, on his first trip through time, ends up not where he intended but in a mysterious junkyard full of strange artifacts and machinery. As he quickly discovers, he's not alone here, and the answer to what has happened to him and the motley assortment of strangers that surround him can only be revealed after they've all had a nice, cool drink at the Last Stop Bar & Grill.
A Twist of the Tale
Series: A Twist in the Tale, The Final Twist. Price: Free! Words: 246,250. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The Elder Races are diminishing. The world is rejecting them. However they must accomplish one final thing before they pass into myth and legend. But first they must learn what this task is and in doing so face their greatest fears.
Prominence - Retribution
Series: Prominence. Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Vaslus is a doomed world orbiting an unstable star. To preserve their civilisation the Vaslusians have embarked on the greatest colonisation scheme ever imagined. However the first intelligent beings they encountered have attacked them without provocation or reason. They are now at war. Follow Relv, survivor of the Abarath, as he fights in the first fleet to bring the attack back to the enemy.
BALADA: The Sight Of You Recalls The Grief's That Locked Within man’s Bosom Bide;
Series: BALADA: A Symphony of Eternity, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 19,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mashups
Yesterday was Oblivion, tomorow Desolation arrives, but tonight we stand in the silence between both and neither.
Unremarkable & Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Whether it’s the tales of people with extraordinary abilities, or the rumors of a secret government organization established to hunt them down, few can deny that the world has become a strange and sometimes frightening place. In the middle of it all, a few individuals try to make sense of the mystery and hunt down clues to its origin, while others can only try to deal with the consequences.
The End of the Beginning
You set the price! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
We are taken along with the first human time traveler to the very end of the universe. Getting stuck there isn’t the only surprise he encounters.
When The Stars Are Right
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A new form of propulsion has the military excited. But why do they need an expert in ritual magic on board their new flagship spacecraft? And why do they need an exorcist? It is soon apparent they are meddling with forces they don't understand. But can they be controlled? A Lovecraftian short story.
Deep Space Dead
You set the price! Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(1.00 from 2 reviews)
A group of space colonists are cut off and trapped on a distant planet when they disturb a revenant undead left over from a previous mission
Global Warming Fun 4: They Taste Like Chicken
Series: Global Warming Fun. Price: Free! Words: 53,300. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Thousands of invading man-eating giant flies present but one of the issues faced by immortal telepath Ed Rumsfeld, acting Chief of the Giants' Rest Mountain Mohawks of New York. He must also decide if young Mark Dawn Owl will accomplish his spirit quest across dangerous climate change ice-sheets alone or with his companion Stone-Coat Ice Giant. Part 4 of an emerging sci-fi/fantasy series.
Legacy - The Awakening
Price: Free! Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In search for a future, humanity must face the darkness. For fans of Battlestar Galactica, Stargate Universe and Dark Matter comes the first episode in Legacy, a fast-paced, action-packed, and gritty sci-fi series, by author Kurt Petrey.
The Argent Star
Series: The Monarchy. Price: Free! Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015 by D.L. Miles. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ren Argent wanted to be an archeologist and spend her life exploring the lost cities of Earth. But when a new planet is discovered and her father is appointed King, she has to leave behind everything she knows to rule over a place she’s only heard of in legends. There is more to this planet than anyone knows, and Ren's actions may ignite a rebellion across the universe.
The Meek
Price: Free! Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Braving the lethal elements and buzzkills, four crawl out from the shelter of their hovel to push an invention towards the legendary tower the fatcats built before the world fell into ruin. They hope their machine will discover where the fatcats sleep, so that, finally, those who were left behind to languish in the wastes can take revenge by filling the fatcats' dreams with nightmares.
I Am Alpha
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 1 review)
Part 2 - Susan and her assistant, Denesh, have succeeded in their quest to create a sentient computer...
Legacy
Price: Free! Words: 7,610. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 1 review)
Legacy is based on a scenario in my major novel, After the Last Day. It is the story of the people who were left to guard nuclear waste buried in an abandoned mine near Sudbury Ontario. One thousand years later, when the knowledge of the purpose of the mine has been lost and the containment is failing, one person discovers the danger and vainly tries to warn his fellow villagers.
The Breath of a Man
You set the price! Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
What is Love? Baby don't hurt me Don't hurt me, no more --Haddaway
The Ridiculous Adventures of Felix Felicis
Price: Free! Words: 10,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Novella about a man who is dragged through time and there are dinosaurs.
The Master Switch
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Is there a problem at the behavioral science lab? No one is responding. Has something gone terribly wrong? Or have some of the subjects received a long overdue and richly deserved freedom? It may depend on your perspective. Animal lovers may rejoice at this...then again---maybe not.
Exiled: An Athens Plague Short Story (The Athens Plague series)
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Shel Delisle. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
A worldwide pandemic creates the need for cities to build walls to quarantine the healthy. Those who have caught the virus are tossed outside the walls like trash. This companion short to the novella Glory follows the parallel stories of one man exiled in the days of the plague before the cure, and another man two hundred years later who seeks his own exile from a bleak and corrupt society.
Tales from Hilbert Space
Price: Free! Words: 34,190. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This book contains four tales set in Hilbert Space. Hilbert Space is a rather unique place. Inhabited by dozens of space faring civilizations and spanning hundreds of systems, it is home to thousands of stories worth telling. While the laws of physics are acknowledged here, Hilbert Space is known to find many workarounds that ensure that it is a dangerous, yet also extremely entertaining domain.
Tranquility, At Last
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When man first landed on the moon, he almost didn't make it. What would have happened if he hadn't? Read on and find out.