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Spaceports & Spidersilk April 2017 by Marcie Tentchoff
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017 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 April 2017 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.
Sage by J Rocci
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Yu Maguire lost everything when he turned himself in and went to intergalactic prison, but Amergin Sil, his arresting officer, offers him a second chance at life when Yu’s released. Despite cultural misunderstandings and both their pasts, they come to know each other better than either thought possible.
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.
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.
With a Twist of the Nib by Karen J Carlisle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: Australian English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of ten speculative fiction short stories. Dwarves, vampires, time travel, detectives, steampunk adventures or supernatural events - take your pick. With a Twist of the Nib is full of quick-read stories - reading times from under two minutes to under fifteen minutes per story. Perfect for commuting, waiting in line or when time is short.
Aurealis #86 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the last Aurealis issue for 2015, Australia’s premier fantasy and science fiction magazine goes out with a bang. Looking for some holiday period reading? Check out the Aurealis 2015 speculative fiction recommended reading list. Aurealis #86 features Janet Haigh’s moody and atmospheric “Potkin” and Lachlan Huddy’s comic seafaring science-fantasy “Adrift on the Smoky Sea”.
The Open Source Woman by J. Daniel Sawyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Everybody lies—especially when dating. Fortunately, Luke has your back. A self-appointed honesty enforcer, he volunteers at bars using VR optics and data mining in his quest to referee the game of love. He'll keep you honest and send you home happy...if you play fair.
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?
To Touch a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 2) by Immortal Angel
Series: Alien Rogue Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It’s a few weeks into Starflight Academy, and Hannah Stowe’s about to lose her mind. Between her class responsibilities, and the unusual work she still has to do for her father, she’s got her hands full. What she needs more than anything is to ease the tension building deep inside her, so she can keep her focus on being the top cadet at the academy.
Gently Down the Stream by J. Timothy Bagwell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A drug that induces lucid dreaming has revolutionized remote robotics. Operators can now bond completely with their artificial bodies, working better, harder, and longer in harsh environments like Titan. An unscrupulous general uses the technology to create an army of super-soldiers he can control by holding their bodies hostage. One of his victims has a plan to defeat him. But will it succeed?
The Recruiter by Terry Compton
Series: The Alcantarans, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
All Kota and Zibo wanted to do was to start a family and to make a living, using the space ship freighter that Kota had salvaged. Some idiot bureaucrat wanted them to be super spies for the Charter Alliance. They turned him down! His boss was more persuasive but they still didn't want to be spies. They just wanted to trade. Circumstances didn't give them a choice.
Yesterday's Cat: Timeline B Episode 2: FUBARed by Naomi Kramer
Series: Yesterday's Cat, Episode B2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: Australian English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Angie has arrived back in the future with her mission objective, Wayne, in tow. But the future she left and the one she returns to are substantially different. Her boss is different. Her colleague's death has been erased. Now Angie has to foil the enemy's plans in a world that she isn't sure she knows.
The Redemption Games (A SciFi Thriller Short Story) by Renee Scattergood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jillian doesn’t think things can get any worse. She ran away from home and has survived on the streets for over a year, but when a man shows up promising her a better future, she ignores her instincts and goes with him. Now she finds herself on an alien world in a last-man-standing competition that she has no hope of winning, unless she can find an ally.
Android's Orchid by Damien Lutz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Personal assistant android Ki Po is hacked by his owner, allowing him to think for himself and mimic his owner's imperfect traits, until he is forced to decide between following his inherent directives or protecting his own kind. Android's Orchid is a sci fi short story.
Here Be Monsters by Leenna Naidoo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
First-time visitor to Mars, Angela Dornach, finds a horrifying mystery awaiting her.
Yesterday's Cat: Timeline A Episode 2: Paradox by Naomi Kramer
Series: Yesterday's Cat, Episode A2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: Australian English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Angie has arrived back in the future with her mission objective, Wayne, in tow. Her personal timeline is about to get knotty - she's arrived a year before she left, and her murdered colleague is alive and well. Now she has to foil the enemy plot before it can get off the ground, while avoiding her former self.
Mars (Episode 2) by E. Richards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
On Earth, in Episode Two, crossbreeds have taken over with agendas that Or's brother, Jot, begins to question. He loathes the government workers and their community rallies. When he sees an ominous looking heloporter hovering over his home, his life takes a startling turn where he finds himself in an arena of mystery that paves the way to an approaching fight that will change his status entirely.
The Ghost of Voodoo Village by William Alan Webb
Series: The Last Brigade. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,940. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016 by Dingbat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The greatest special operations character since Jack Reacher wasn't born that way. Before Project Overtime, Task Force Zombie, or Green Ghost, there was just Nick Bauer, a teenager. Then he, his twin sister Nikki, and two of their friends dared to visit Voodoo Village, and everything changed. Find out how Green Ghost became Green Ghost in The Ghost of Voodoo Village. Then find out more about Gen
Book Hunter by Damien Lutz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
When anti-tech activists cripple the city’s power, cyborg Zack Vella is forced to hunt down the only remaining source of information - rare printed books. But will Zack find the information he needs before his own power runs out? Book Hunter is a science fiction short story.