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I'm a Cyborg Until Further Notice
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Price: Free! Words: 77,640. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In a near future universe where a series of natural disasters and nuclear power accidents have altered the face of the planet, the United States has broken into factions of rebel homesteads. A computer savant holds the keys to salvation, but her broken body is unable to function, and the only remaining option is to leave her human shell and become one of the very cyborgs that she used to engineer.
The Farm
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Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
After a war that nearly wipes everyone out, famine becomes the biggest problem as the toxic aftermath won't allow any growth. All of the plants and animals are nearly gone and people are dwindling. Then scientist come through by setting up farms in the vacant skyscrapers, using artificial sunlight and a sophisticated watering system. This story focuses on the regular schlubs that guard the farm.
What Neither Star nor Sun Shall Waken: A Sci-Fi Horror Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In this terrifying tale of sci-fi horror... Captain Gibson's ship is falling. Plunging from space at ten times the speed of sound into an alien ocean of darkness. A place where no light has shown since the days of creation, a place beyond any hope of rescue. A place with almost no chance of any other life existing. Where he will almost certainly be alone in the dark. Almost.
After The Darkness: Episode One
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Price: Free! Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(3.36 from 11 reviews)
In a world of never-ending winters and permanent darkness, fourteen-year-old Nadia Comani faces a future of servitude. Can she free herself and her family?
The Plan and other short stories
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Price: Free! Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Plan, tells the story of one successful entrepreneurs plan for his children and what happens when he gets the shaft. X Plan, Not Enough Wars, Camping in the Swamp, The Harappan Seal, and The Ship fill out the volume.
Meek in the Fields
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Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. You set the price! Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Patch devotes his life working the countryside's fields. As a clone farmer, his life is an isolated one. Yet Patch never felt lonely until a three-legged dog arrived upon his country lane. Patch and the animal form a bond that the clone must one day defend. Thus, the natural order of creation is jeopardized, and the growing of the crop hinges upon a clone's affection for a simple, shaggy friend.
Mudder Stew
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Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. You set the price! Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The world has evolved into a thing Hank Goode hardly recognizes. Witnessing the mudders march in the streets, banging their drums and singing their songs, only increases his sense of alienation. Hank sees that his beloved city is about to leave him behind, but he fails to suspect how ill fortune will force Hank to call the mudders his brothers so that he can accept a bowl of warm, mudder stew.
Plastic Tulips
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Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. You set the price! Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The town of Portis doesn't fault Sophie Carter for gunning down Samantha Tosh in the local grocery store. Knowing that a copy of a younger, more beautiful you walked the streets around your home would drive anyone to murder. Nor was Samantha a person. She was only a synthetic, and Franklin Tosh should've known better than to think a clone could substitute for a human wife.
Amy's Pendant
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You set the price! Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The antique pendant Amy receives for her fourteenth birthday unlocks an ancient mystery and traps her inside an alien labyrinth populated with strange robots, android animals, and a central intelligence that does not want her to leave.
Glampire
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Price: Free! Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Book View Cafe. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
First Contact, Seventies Style! from NYT bestselling author. A fun short story where murder isn’t the only mystery, and our detective’s clothes are far from plain. 1940s Noir meets 1970s Glam. The story begins as a bizarre murder case in an unusual location, but nothing is as it seems. And the fate of an entire civilisation rests on a man with spiky red hair and six-inch platform shoes.
The Final Battle
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Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An eminent scientist is challenged by a humanoid robot in a verbal combat which lays bare irrationality, inconsistency and senselessness in our lives which we have learned to accept.
Star Sailor #2: Otto al-Kara of Rangpur
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Series: Star Sailor. Price: Free! Words: 27,760. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Star Sailor is a series of episodic short stories about a girl named Najima Dezetoiles, and her travels by raft throughout a galaxy once rocked by a terrible war. In this episode, Najima travels to the desert planet of Nanda IV, where she meets the anti-Imperial rebel Otto al-Kara. But what are the intentions of this handsome, gun-toting terrorist in an Empire-controlled town?
Gavin's Big Date
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Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twenty-something Gavin gets a more interesting night out than he bargained for when he hits on a girl at a late-night train sushi restaurant.
UFO 1955
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Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
An escaped prisoner is taken up into a UFO and transformed into a hideous creature designed to harvest humans to be used as food on an alien planet.
Childhood Dreams (A Game of War, Part One)
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Price: Free! Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
'One girl’s journey from innocence to a weekly fight to the death. With aliens, spaceships, romance and kick-ass space battles' A fast paced sci-fi adventure, Childhood Dreams blends dizzying excitement with a whirlpool of emotions to keep you gripped from beginning to end. Like Suzanne Collins? You’ll love this!
Once Upon a Time in Vietnam
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Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A U.S. Marine captured by the Viet Cong is miraculously rescued after months of hardship and torture.
Dúranaki Chronicles, Volume 1
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Series: Dúranaki Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 127,350. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dúranaki Chronicles features five short stories revolving around T'vance Arain, a hot-headed drug addict, assassin, and aspiring mage.
The Lesser Repository
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Price: Free! Words: 32,050. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(1.00 from 1 review)
Mankind flourishes in a distant future ruled by densely populated Cities. After the biggest arrest of his life, Detective Ben Reiner plays a dangerous game with a psychopathic cult member of the Cullers. Reiner soon discovers the truth of their plot, and faces an unspeakable choice. Aid in the Cullers' grisly work, or allow the world's last renewable resource to run out forever: the human soul.
Aurichrome (and Other Stories)
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Price: Free! Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurichrome (and Other Stories) explores the role of humankind in a future inspired only by our present. From struggling to provide for a family as the instrument of a larger corporation (AURICHROME), to how the jury will sway on a murder conviction in the wake of a tragic childbirth (THE TRIAL OF WESLEY CARPENTER) – these stories embrace the human spirit.
Rehab 3000
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Price: Free! Words: 450. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Conventional flash fiction can range anywhere between 300, 500, and 1000 words. My flash fiction stories are generally 300 words or less. Enjoy the short.