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The Mummy of Barnsley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Northern England, 1894 Agent Ernest Throckmorton is called to Barnesley to investigate reports of a Mummy terrifying the town. Throckmorton soon finds himself thrown together with an all too eager assistant desperate to be part of the Ministry, as they hunt down the meaning of the Mummy’s ominous threat. All shall pay for the desecration of the tomb!
Exit Strategy
Series: Tales of the Citadel. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
An acquaintance born in a nightmare turns into an engagement that is far from convenient.
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.
Argo
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.
Prejudice
Series: Two Democracies: Revolution. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: British English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Ace fighter pilot Anastasia Seivers is offered a secret assignment: to join a squadron taking the fight to Concorde's true enemies. But this squadron isn't part of the regular Concorde military, it is attached to the Legion Libertus, the independent force responsible for saving thousands of lives after the nuclear attack.
Illumen 27
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2017 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Features: The Deborah Guzzi Page; The Herb Kauderer Page. You're not afraid of a little poetry, are you?
Time Travel University (Part II)
Series: Time Travel University ยท The World of Newcomer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Part II (Entry 3) of Time Travel U, Kit finds herself explaining modern science to eager time travelers from across thousands of years of past history while they all wait for the Strangest Professor Ever to show up for their Time Travel 101 class. Debates and arguments between religious folks and scientists are inevitable too, as well as all manner of other weird stuff.
Eyes of I'malar: Starlight Century Episode Three
Series: Starlight Century. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
While the well-laid plans of the Centralist movement go unnoticed, the cogs turn fervently toward secession from the GU. Elijah transitions from Full Blood to Ghost for hire, but he puts his training on hold when he receives a communication about missing shipments, not some clerical error, but ships vanishing from space entirely, as if something or someone had ripped them from the stars.
Hungry Dead: Episode 4 (The Zombie Apocalypse Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In this episode: Corporal Abraham - A member of the National Guard haunted by his tour of duty overseas, he just wants to patch things up with his son and ex-wife. Abraham has been ordered to lead a convoy out into the zombie-infested suburbs to save as many as he can. But even the might of the Guard can't withstand the inexorable tide of the dead.
Petra and the Blue Goo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Petra loves books. And she loves her job at Nuovo Italiano Rare Books Library. So when a group of Bathybobles threatens to destroy those precious books—and to win a game, no less—Petra must stop them. Once she gets the slime out of her eyes, of course. “You always know you’re going to get something good from Kristine Kathryn Rusch.” —SFRevu
Secret Mammal's Business
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 640. Language: Australian English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The human race is extinct. Alien archaeologists are picking through our detritus trying to understand how we acted, how we thought — what made us tick. So far humanity remains a mystery.
Anatha
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: Dutch. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Een romantisch en spannend Sciencefictionverhaal dat zich in een heel verre toekomst afspeelt, gedurende de laatste jaren van de planeet Aarde.
White Noise
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A defect television blasting white noise is not only annoying, it could also signal the end of the universe. Professor Maurice Masterson is selected as our saviour. All he needs is a bit of persuading – and a yellow sponge.
Pest
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Alf and Bert, the mansion's security guards, have never been beaten. A cunning pair of con artists have never failed. The security guards have a few tricks up their sleeves, but the con artists fight dirty.
Centralist Conspiracy: Starlight Century Episode Two
Series: Starlight Century. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Following the Starlight Brigade's escape from Solus, a Terrace Centralist uprising is at hand and I'malar intends to uproot the conspirators, Logan included. The good General enlists the aid of his private crew once more to divert the squids' attention from his activities. While Elijah and the SBG plan the ransom of the century, a silent stalker hunts them down as deft hands play their cards.
Hungry Dead: Episode 3 (The Zombie Apocalypse Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In this episode: Henrietta - A woman pastor clinging to her faith, she just wants to be accepted for who and what she is. Her closest and dearest friend succumbs to an awful disease the night the world dies. As the apocalypse itself unfolds before her eyes, Henrietta finds herself fighting for her life as the corpse of her friend returns to life with an insatiable hunger for the living.
Warrior One - Fleet Action V
Series: Warrior One. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: American English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The war with the Gar continues in the Rigel system. More ships and crew are lost. Then suddenly...
Gypsy Spell
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Gypsies set up camp on the Cloud’s estate, protecting themselves with strong magic. Eviction by brute force proves useless, so Alf and Bert, the two burly security guards, compose a few tricks of their own.
The Last Surviving Gondola Widow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an alternate post-Civil War Chicago, they still remember the day the Gondolas sent by the South died and the city burned—again. Lou, a Pinkerton detective, uses magic to hunt down the Gondola pilots, now called Gondola widows. She thought she had caught them all. But when evidence comes to light that one last widow hides in the most public of places, Lou must find a way to stop her—for good.
Hungry Dead: Episode 1 (The Zombie Apocalypse Series)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
When the corpses of the recently dead began returning to life, the world slept. The military, the police, the doctors and nurses and countless other people and organizations in place to deal with crises are the first victims, leaving humanity without its first line of defense. Hungry Dead follows the stories of five people whose lives touch as they try to fight back against the risen dead.