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Victoria Eternal by Anthea Sharp
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Alternative history
Steampunk with an intergalactic twist! Enter a fantastical world filled with alien spacecraft and Victorian sensibilities, formal balls and travel to the stars. The British Empire spans the galaxy, but the empire is shaken when an ambassador's daughter and a man with a dangerous secret make a perilous discovery~ Victoria Eternal is a *short story* of approximately 25 pages.
Tangi a te Ruru / The Cry of the Morepork by Pip Ballantine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Agent Aroha Murphy investigates a series of strange deaths in the wilds of New Zealand in 1873 which have all taken place on one night. Are they suicides or murders? Aroha with her Maori and Italian ancestry, sits awkwardly between two cultures, but the answer is tangled with her own complicated past. heritage of Aotearoa itself. Tales from the Archives are short stories.
Argo by Rick Griffin
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.44 from 16 reviews)
Searching for the answers to true artificial intelligence, Mira McAllister comes across a strange android named Eo who proves to hold more questions than answers.
Ten Thousand Miles Up by Rick Griffin
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
Spaceports & Spidersilk October 2016 by Marcie Tentchoff
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Spaceports & Spidersilk features some of the best science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry for kids of all ages. The October 2016 issue will take you to places you might never have imagined. It will appeal to your inner child, and hopefully take you back to the places you loved as a child…and if you’re still a child, it will open your imagination to all kinds of new worlds.
Miranda's Extraordinary Life: The Beginning of the End by Amanda Byrd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Miranda lived an ordinary life for a thirty-five year old – or so she thought. One day her life was flipped upside-down by the very thing that surrounds our planet – the universe. She knew her life was about to change, and for the better. Unbeknownst to her, Miranda was a universe traveller! The universe spoke to her! Miranda is also caught in a bit of a relationship pickle, but it is more than
O entrelaçamento electroquântico de que são feitas as lendas (Comandante Serralves) by Rui Bastos
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 4, 2016 by Imaginauta. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Antes da lenda, antes das histórias, havia um homem e esta é a maneira como ele se tornou maior do si próprio, como surgiu o Comandante Serralves.
The Battles Of Hastings by Steph Bennion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: British English. Published: October 14, 2016 by WyrdStar. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Alternative history(5.00 from 1 review)
Who really won the Battle of Hastings? Chicago teenager Jane Kennedy embarks on an adventure through multiple realities after fellow time travellers each realise they come from a future with a different past. Is there a rogue on the loose out to change history? A romp through alternate time lines in England 1066 to mark the 950th anniversary of the invasion that shaped Britain and Europe today.
The Rejected - Episode 2 of 9 (Urban Fantasy Dystopian Serial) by N. X. Roberts
Series: The Rejected. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,960. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Sapphire Adams, an inquisitive young programmer who suffers from social anxiety disorder. Thrust into a world where she is compelled to face her fears, she must adjust her long held beliefs and do things she never thought possible. Although forced to keep family secrets that she doesn’t understand, her family past is shrouded by an obscurity she yearns to decipher but…. The truth has a price...
The Ship's Fairy and Other Stories by Brandie Larsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
THE SHIP'S FAIRY AND OTHER STORIES by Brandie Larsen is a collection of flash/short fiction about three different girls, from three different worlds with three very different problems.
Aurealis #90 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #90 is the latest edition of the award winning Australian speculative fiction magazine. Aurealis publishes new fiction and non fiction from around the world and has a reputation for showcasing the best new writing talent. This issue features stories from Marlee Jane Ward, Nick Nedeljkovic and Alex Hardison as well as reviews, articles, interviews and secret histories.
The Sleeper Wakes to a New Life by Natasha Koshkov
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Life barely seems worth living to Todd, he seeks long term suspended animation as an elaborate suicide. Never expecting to wake up again, he instead emerges into a new world. Worse yet, he learns that his old body's gone - his mind only salvaged by being transplanted into a fellow cryonics patient named Eliza. He struggles to come to terms with a new world and a new life as a woman.
Rocketman by John Pirillo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Captain Morgan Freeman test flies a super powered jet suit that will enable America to defeat the Nazis. The Nazis have planted a spy to learn its secret. He must stop them.
Hard Times by William Mangieri
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Why are these things always so hard? Johns are dying in Barnstow. It was bound to happen eventually, in a city where legal prostitution is a big part of the tourist industry, but not so many so fast. And of course, if there are dead bodies in Barnstow, Detective Jimmy Delaney isn’t far away. “Hard Times" is a detective story with sci-fi elements, the sixth in the Detective Jimmy Delaney series.
My Car Never Listens To Me by Steve Ross
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A self-driving car makes trouble for its human passenger. Is the world ready for a driverless Smart Car? No. Must we be imprisoned by our technological creations? Probably. A cartoon-illustrated short storybook.
Darkest Space by Barbara Lund
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There’s been a murder on Platform Eight and Officer Cordova must find the killer - it’s her job - but this case is a little more personal than she’s admitting…
The Bones of St. Isis by Chris Turner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A burglary gone bad forces a young thief on an impromptu adventure to faraway Parnoss, the city of the Magi. Under the sway of a new master he is gifted with synchronistic sight by a strange set of prophetic bones, but is it enough to take on the mysterious and formidable Magistrar? Heroic fantasy, 9900 words.
Day By Day Armageddon: Grey Fox by J.L. Bourne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Time is a very fluid thing, no one really has a grasp on it other than maybe how to measure it. As the maestro of the Day by Day Armageddon Universe, I have the latitude of being in control of that time. You have again stumbled upon a ticket with service through the apocalyptic wastes, but this time the train is a little bit older, a little more beat up, and maybe a little wiser. -J.L. Bourne
Looking For Work In The Pop-Up Mall (A Classic Sci-Fi Fantasy Story) by Susan Hart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A large mall springs up seemingly overnight in place of an apple orchard and suddenly; the number of stores inside intrigues the townspeople. Most advertise for Help Wanted and several of the locals apply. The startling thing is that that all of the shopkeepers seem to know about the applicants, even before they open their mouths.