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General | Adventure | Short stories | Space opera | Apocalyptic | Utopias & dystopias | Military | High tech | Hard sci-fi | Steampunk & retropunk | Cyberpunk
Number Ten by Nick Troy
Price: Free! Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(2.00 from 1 review)
The scientists are trying to create a perfect digital copy of human mind. What if they succeed...and lose control over it?
Zarg from Zarg by Shane Collinge
Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: Australian English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Zarg the alien has travelled to Earth, looking for friends and some intergalactic nourishment replenishment. Will he find both?
The Cull by Enn Kae
Price: Free! Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A novella about a future dystopia - set in London's East End and Battersea Power Station; in a future world divided into a super-human race called The Pro-gens and the rest of us, The Re-gens. Abe, a Re-gen, uncovers a diabolical plan made by the powerful Pro-gens which threatens the future of humanity. Will he make it out alive to be with the love of his life, Ophelia, in Devon?
Abel by Zack Metcalfe
Price: Free! Words: 67,070. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Abel Orion has spent his entire life defining the difference between madness and genius, the fine line between inspiration and hallucination. In spite of his shortcomings, Abel leads his small family through the silent expanse of space to their last shred of hope, a place from ancient times, a place shrouded in painful memory...a place called Earth.
Extinction Biographies by Jay Korza
You set the price! Words: 58,960. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"Extinction Biographies" has ten character biographies that I have throughout my novel "Extinction". Each short story gives us a glimpse into the lives of our heroes before they were heroes. How did they get to where they are now, saving the galaxy? How did their stories intertwine with each other before they came to rely on one another for their very lives?
Dr. Leafhead: Story of a Mad Scientist (Part One) by Zack Mitchell
Price: Free! Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by Mitchell Mendlow. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What do an inquisitive intern named Jonathon Farquarson, the planet Mars, Jellyfish, a covert catering company named Obscurity Sandwich, a movie named Red Cape Man, a Universe-Interpreter, Baffin Island, Antarctica, Reptiles, Clones, Robots and Dead Interns named Melvin all have in common? In the world of Dr. Leafhead, everything is possible. A novel in three parts, by Zack Mitchell.
The Light Bridge by William J. Benning
Price: Free! Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by MQuills Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Light Bridge, a science fiction short story presenting the great battle of the brave Horvan against the vile Porcinian horde. Mantuth Huros Goldair battles bravely seeking the Ganthoran Crystal Throne in his own Time Warrior Ritual - a ritual for which there is either death or glorious imperial rule as the reward.
Lark-Ellen, a short story by Stan Smith
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Teo Bojorquez tells the tale of what happened on the plateau of Xitapec, a story of love, loss, and unimaginable horror. "The jungle in the morning is a wonderful place: the stirrings of small creatures, the echo of birdsong, the sun filtering through a vaulted green ceiling—I had never loved it as much as I did then. I doubt if I will ever love it again."
After The Fires Went Out: Coyote (Book One of the Unconventional Post-Apocalyptic Series) by Regan Wolfrom
Series: After The Fires Went Out, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 158,910. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 1 review)
First came the comet. Then came the fires. Now we fight to save what's left. Baptiste, stranded 500 miles from his wife and daughter, at the northern edge of civilization, has made a vow to protect a teenage girl from the chaos that surrounds them. But as food and fuel runs out, and even friends prove they can't be trusted, Baptiste realizes that this promise won't be easy to keep.
Olympus Rises (Book One of the Code of War) by Jim Roberts
Series: The Code of War. Price: Free! Words: 78,250. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Afghanistan, 2014. Two weeks before the final withdrawal of all Coalition forces, a small unit of Army Rangers is attacked and destroyed by a Private Army known only as Olympus. The survivors are captured and held in a fortress in the Pamir Mountains of Kazinistan. There, they must effect a daring escape from their captors and at the same time find the secret of the mysterious Code of War.
Queue (Waterman) by Dusk Peterson
Series: Waterman. Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
What should a young servant do when his employer may fire him at any moment, his employer's beautiful daughter is absorbed with her high school textbook ("How to be Firm with Servants"), and he's blocked from carrying out a simple task by a snooty cyborg? . . . This flash fiction blends science fiction with 1960s domestic comedy. It is a side story in Waterman, a retrofuture series.
Zero Point Energy by Sarit Hashkes
You set the price! Words: 80,460. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Paradoxes Exist! And some people can resonate with them... Quantum physics, absurdist philosophy, meme theory, cutting edge brain research, religion and open relationships combine to make this sci fi novel one of the most researched fiction stories out there. Interactive links throughout the book are sure to pull readers deep into the mysteries of the universe while turning the pages...
Il Bibliotecario (Una Novelette Sci-Fi #7) by Marco Guarda
Series: STORIE SCI-FI, # 7. Price: Free! Words: 13,350. Language: Italian. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Un gruppo di ragazzini sospettosi indaga lo strano comportamento del loro nuovo bibliotecario per scoprire un mondo fantastico e pericoloso che non avrebbero mai immaginato. Questa novelette è lunga circa 13.000 parole.
The Librarian (A Sci-Fi Novelette #7) by Marco Guarda
Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 7. Price: Free! Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A group of suspicious kids investigates the odd behavior of their new librarian to discover a fantastic and dangerous word they would never have imagined. This novelette is about 13,000 words.
The Chronicles of Riddick: Ghosts of Furya by S.M. Welles
Price: Free! Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
First Sergeant Jade Waters and her squad are deployed to investigate the remains of Furya years after the Necromonger Invasion that destroyed the planet. Drawn by dark rumors, Waters is determined to root out the truth; any and all knowledge is vital against the inevitable day the Necromongers reach Earth.
Sickeningly Human: Advena by Nicholas Blakeman
Price: Free! Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A Nicholas Blakeman classic short story: Watch a bewildered security guard as he follows instructions from a secretive supervisor, sees terrors mysteriously gawking at him in the darkness and finds out something that lurks quietly in all our subconscious. Nicholas Blakeman takes us on yet another terrifying and horrifically realistic ride, that will make you ask questions passed "what if?".
Nothing New by Steve Matthew Benner
Price: Free! Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A bored government worker falls in love with a renowned physicist but discovers possible mistakes in her calculations that could lead to disaster.
Ascension by Eric Buus Larsen
Price: Free! Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 9 reviews)
What does it take to become a Guardian of the most powerful clan in the world? Find out as you follow Alix on his first Ascension Ritual into the Cave of Woe. Locked in a massive cavern, Alix must solve a riddle and find his way out. Sounds simple? Not while a horde of undead warriors are chasing after him! Will he solve the puzzle and make it out, or will the living dead make a meal of him?
A Question of Will (The Aliomenti Saga - Book 1) by Alex Albrinck
Series: The Aliomenti Saga, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,640. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When a case of mistaken identity leads to the loss of his wife and son in a fire and his own near death, Will Stark finds himself at the crossroads of a battle between secret society factions possessed of advanced technology and the secrets to unlocking humanity's vast potential. Will he use those advances for vengeance--or risk it all for the only thing he truly desires
Sky Tube by Sara Walker
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
...love and other man-made disasters... A woman looking for a new life gets trapped in a commuter tube, and manages to find love and herself in the aftermath of the disaster. Short story: 5200 words. science fiction, romance