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C-Shapes
Price: Free! Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Eight years after a virus caused half of the population of the world to go mentally unstable, a man named Ethan chase signs up to become a "Sitter" or caretaker for two unstables. One of them, a 'Mirror' and the other a highly functioning 'Amnesiac.' As Ethan forges an unlikely friendship with his two cases--he is swept up in events that cause him to rethink what normal means.
For Joyce
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Famous writer Joyce Carol Oates is a young girl on the verge of beginning her writing career when a strange being visits her.
Tooth & Claw
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The orks are a savage race who live short, hard lives. From the moment they are born to the day they die, life is a struggle for survival and honor. Tooth & Claw is about the coming of age ritual of a young ork boy who wants to become a brun. But to join the ranks of the adults, he must first prove his worth by taming the most dangerous creature in their world.
The Gravity of the Situation
Price: Free! Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Join our heroine as she tries to escape the clutches of the unscrupulous Ari Kozlov. With the help of a young slave, Pura, they will go on a daring ride. What else can they do? Ari Kozlov owns the rest of the planet, and now he must own Syrah. Where can they go to be free?
Star Wars: A Certain Point of View
Price: Free! Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A series of short stories based on the characters I have written in my two novels. Those that have read Star Wars: Awakening and Star Wars: Split Horizons will enjoy learning more about these characters. If you haven't read my novels, they're on smashwords so enjoy them as well!
Empty Urns Launched Into Stars
Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: Free! Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Paul Seton and Marshall Lincoln are unique dealers in the Singularity. With a little wealth and a lot of faith, clients in Paul and Marshall's office may circumvent death by painlessly uploading their souls into the machine. Paul and Marshall's freedom and sanity are thrown into jeopardy when a tycoon's ambition to ride the Singularity to the stars threatens to expose the Singularity's secrets.
Butcher, Baker and Replicant Maker
Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: Free! Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nigel Hightower cannot sleep in a world built upon dreams. The machine has shunned Mr. Hightower, refusing to give him digital manifestations of his dreams. So Mr. Hightower finds solace in crafting replicas of the lost world's wildlife for the children too young for the computer, until a series of updates threatens Mr. Hightower's audience so that none remain to call him “replicant maker.”
My Brother's Keeper
Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Wealthy, retired tycoon Charles Stanford is sneaking around behind his brother's back with his wife when he finds out that his brother is terminal with cancer. Charles contacts a company that has had success fighting cancer by exchanging human and animal DNA. Instead of curing the cancer they create a chimera for Charles, a dog that carries much of his brother's DNA. Things go wrong.
Good Things Come To Those Who Wait
You set the price! Words: 2,150. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
After figureing out immortality and automating all daily tasks to computers, humanity lives a no stress happy life. But as Gordon soon finds out, things are not always what they seem.
American cards
Price: Free! Words: 90. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Michaël Donati illustrator presents you original illustrations of america! Do not be surprised by my European perspective on the USA! All public-
Heresy
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A riveting tale of a not-so-distant future in which who you are is what you eat. And loyalty depends on sharing, or refusing to share, blood. Literally. Dark Future, good reading.
The Farm
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(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
Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.33 from 3 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
Price: Free! Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(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
Price: Free! Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: 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
Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. Price: Free! Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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
Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. Price: Free! Words: 16,880. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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
Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. Price: Free! Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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
You set the price! Words: 77,250. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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
Price: Free! Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Book View Cafe. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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.