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Homecoming
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Raelin stared out over the sea, trying to figure out what had her on edge. Nothing seemed out of the ordinary for an approach to Aingeal Bay. But there was a baby volcano under the surface of the water and plots back in port to destroy the Dana so maybe Raelin's nerves had a good cause. The only question Raelin had was just how much trouble they were all in this time.
Scavenger
Series: Mouse and Snake, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Noa scavenged for survival among the drowned remnants of Seattle. It was a hard life but all that Noa knew. One day she found something new. The only person she could ask for help was the orca War Tooth. Without his help Noa's one chance at a better life might drift away. Scavenger is an exciting cyberpunk story of survival home and the bonds that can form at the edges of society.
The Siege
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jared just wants to be a kid; play in the woods, climb trees, build forts... But there are the awful unbidden seizures that rack his body, the strangers who meet in secret with his father, the cache of firearms that fill the basement… …and the bees. When his house is surrounded by ATF agents, Jared doesn’t know whom to trust; his father, the ATF, or the swarms that only he can see. 7600 words.
The Grace Seekers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
What if an ancient discovery’s true purpose was misinterpreted? Tran is a plains-dweller driven to a space port city by a relentless drought. She arrives with a surviving younger brother. They fall prey to a conniving merchant. He wants Tran to sabotage an ancient temple that uses mysterious technology. Tran discovers startling truths. She must use all her courage to save her world and brother.
The Return
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Decades. Maram had spent decades without seeing the stars slip into the Wave, since piloting a ship. She'd expected to die with her feet covered in dirt. But then the ships came back and Maram realized that there were bigger threats than old age. She had another chance at the stars. The question was whether she and her girls could survive long enough to return to Maram's only true home.
Electric Time
Series: Mouse and Snake, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Banan wasn't violent but the attacks against her daughter made her contemplate violence on a grand scale. She ventured into the net and found that the threat was greater than a broken heart. If Banan didn't stop it, she could lose not only her daughter but also her life. Electric time is a dramatic cyberpunk story set in a future where global warming has won and the world is falling to pieces.
Aurealis #90
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.
Sleep Of Fools
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Are dreams fact or fiction? How well do we know what we do as we slumber, when we are most vulnerable? Can we trust our surroundings to be there once we open our eyes? Can we rely on the shadows not to spirit us away? The answers might startle you as the eyelids of possibility are peeled back . . .
Travelers Among Strange Worlds (Short Stories)
Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A trio of short stories about traveling to strange worlds, featuring "Silent Observers," "The Kitterun Five Tourist Trap" and "The Wizards of Flushington."
Oops, Caught
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,340. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Mark Noland can’t figure out how he got into such a fix. How does an ex-mercenary get himself caught, stuck in a holding cell on a hostile alien planet, and held captive by strange bug-like creatures?
Shadows From The Past
Series: Mistakes. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Children fear what lurks in the shadows. After the tragic loss of her best friend, Renee learns that what stalks the shadows wants her. She will have to choose the darkness or die.
Zombies! Episode 2: Abby's Bad Day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,680. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Zombies! It's not the end of the world. Abby Benjamin is a typical working mom. But when one of the customers at the gym where she works falls ill, Abby gets a close up look at a completely different world, a world of monsters that is ever creeping into the lives of normal people. It is a very bad day.
Falling to Pieces
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A man tries to deal with the horror of a zombie outbreak. "Jerome held his breath, pressing up against the side of the deserted building, praying to whoever or whatever might be listening that he wouldn’t be seen, wouldn’t be heard. Groaning and shuffling reached his ears, heralding the approach of the hordes of undead."
Girl and the Marsupial
Series: young adult · science fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
In an attempt to study aliens from outer space, a couple decides to make them a part of their family.
At What Price?
Series: Body Donor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2013 by Pharos Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In 2012 Alexander Vernick killed his fiance after someone proved she was stealing from him. That person then turned him in and he was arrested and tried. He managed to get off but has spent part of a decade looking for the person who ratted on him and he's found him. Now he can have his revenge. But what price will he have to pay another ten years down the line? Parental discretion advised.
Giant Dreams and Dragons
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: American English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A tale of a disrespected professor who dreams of a project that makes him superior to all his peers. A success can sometimes be a failure. But what happens when the success is spectacular? Perhaps you could call it a killer.
Rocky, Fake Service Dog
Series: Driverless Cars, Book 2 · science fiction · Romantic Comedy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Rocky, fake service dog, at your service. A mini-novelette adapted from the sci fi rom com novella, "Robot Driver.".
Zombies! Episode 3: Love Bites
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Zombies! It's not the end of the world. Relationships are hard enough without complications arising from the undead. Follow John Arrick, Shawn Rudd, and Denise Luco as they try to make a go of their personal lives despite the trauma of zombies at their doorsteps. Zombies! is currently under development as a tv series. Find us on facebook for the latest updates on this exciting development.
You Have Been Murdered and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
You Have Been Murdered and Other Stories is a collection of weird, speculative fiction containing four stories dealing with the end of the world, both in terms of the death of the individual soul and the running down of the universe as a whole. From murder to the scouring of the Earth to start afresh, these stories delve into the heart of loneliness and responsibility to others.
Fire Starter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010 by Tift Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When Belden was blamed for using his fire talent to melt all the candles in the classroom, he was threatened with mind wiping. He was also not impressed when Casi asked for his help to understand how his fire talent worked. Was it so she could control his talent? Should he help her?