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Rekindle the Sun by Mary E. Lowd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.60 from 5 reviews)
A dying world may not be the best place to start your life anew, but that's exactly where Kerri has been sent. The sun of Heffe VIII is burning out, and her husband has been hired by the canine aliens of that world to rekindle it. This story originally appeared in the Australian anthology of interstellar immigration stories "Belong."
Not with a Bang by A. Andrew Tantia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Fans of Douglas Adams, Terry Pratchett, etc. will enjoy this short comedy, in which the last two men alive happen upon an average, run of the mill, garden-variety garden; all the real estate that remains of their shattered planet. Without a representative from the fairer sex, the human race is doomed to extinction. Unfortunately, even a deus ex machina can only do so much...
Raven Planet by Mike Ward
Series: Parallel Realities. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Mankind has been gone for 25 million years. Eight foot tall birds descended from ravens live on what was once Greenland. Greenland is now called Northland and is covered with tropical rain forests. Five years ago a cache of human records was found in an artificial cave. A professor at the university has translated those records. Tonight we will see a video made by one of the last humans on Earth.
Roman Timecop by Mike Ward
Series: Parallel Realities. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,990. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Lucius Tiberius is a Timecop in a Roman Empire that should not exist. The Roman Empire has stood for more than 3,000 years. That fact is well known. What is not so well known is that the Roman Empire collapsed 1,600 years ago. That was the real world but in the real world someone messed with time. Although Rome exists in almost every time portal, none of the other worlds have Romans in them.
Their First Easter by Trisha M. Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
That Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday, the first one for the eternal children of Isaac, should have been a time of celebration and quiet contemplation. Instead, the three deposed Lords of Hell attacked Psykhe's Last Homely House, determined to take over our tiny, helpless bodies and destroy our minds. Here is one resident’s account of the brutal attack, and timely intervention of the Great Issac.
7 Dimensions Of Sam by Greg Saunders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sam has discovered the ability to journey to other dimensions and discovers people he knows, which is wonderful until one of them dies. If other dimensions exist, these other worlds that touch upon our own, is it possible another you exists there as well? Could your dreams be a window into those worlds? A portal? Or are these dimensions merely fantastic realms wrought within your dreams
Peril in Pangea, Book One: Trapped in the Triassic by K.G. McAbee
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Three teenagers attempt the most drastic rescue in history: traveling through time to the Age of Dinosaurs!
Moving Day by Bea Cannon
Series: Boucher's World · Boucher's World Prequels, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Jade is fourteen years old and excited about finally being old enough to move out on her own. She’s got her help lined up, a moving van rented which her friend and room-mate, Tally, a big silver Cat, will be driving since Jade’s driving skills leave a lot to be desired. She’s all packed and ready to go. Apparently, though, you just can’t have a moving day without something going wrong. Go figure.
The Siege by Joel Arnold
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 Bullet by Jeremy Tyrrell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: Australian English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Classics
A Bullet, forged within an ammunition factory, is on a path to its destiny. It faces a confusing time, trials and anguish as well as elation and shame as it comes to discover its true purpose. How will the Bullet face up to its ultimate task?
TerMANation by Billy Wong
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Lighthearted sci-fi action with a tough fighting heroine. Ridden with guilt after accidentally killing her abusive boyfriend, former gang leader Jilly Bean only wants to live her life in peace. But when a men's rights group determines that justice has not been served, she finds herself the target of their killer robot - the TerMANator.
Samaritan by Bobby Nash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In deep space, a science vessel discovers a bone yard of derelict ships. And a survivor. At the edge of known space lies the ultimate terror. SAMARITAN by Bobby Nash
Cassandra's Truth by Tamie Wiggins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Inspired by Ryan North's "Machine of Death." Sandra has made a game of coming up with bizarre interpretations for the Machine's death-predictions, and nobody is more surprised than her when her explanations turn out to be right. But can she convince other people to believe her interpretation before it's too late?
Hard Changes by Bea Cannon
Series: Boucher's World · Tales from the Change, Book 2 · A Boucher's World Duology, Book 1 · Boucher's World Prequels, Book 4. Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
What will Randa do when her vow-mate goes fishing and doesn’t return? She lives in a remote area with her children. With their provider gone,she is the only one left to keep them alive. Will her mate return? What will happen when they meet the beings they believe are demons? Change is very hard,and it takes courage to be able to meet all the challenges. A story of birth, death, and other changes.
Out Of The Book Experience by Joy Bassetti-Kruger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jason is a character in a book that has killed people within a story and gotten away with it. Then he goes on a killing spree in real life. He is then used as a character in a second book written by the author's daughter, with the same disastrous consequences. But will they manage to put an end to his killing spree? Or will he continue to get away with murder in real life as well?
The Treasure Of Purgatory Crater by Thomas P Hopp
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,720. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
On the moon, oxygen is the most precious commodity. Without it, death comes quickly. But there are other things of value in the vastness of Luna, and other reasons to die.
Kidnapped: The Phalanx Blood Series Part I by Bruce E Arrington
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
My blood kills cancer. Yep, you read that right. The big bad C word that scares just about everyone these days. My blood kills it. Dead. Pipe Dream Books is partnering with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. For every Phalanx Blood series book purchased, 25% of royalties will go to the research hospital.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (January 2014) by Bards and Sages Publishing
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.