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Teeny Time Travel Tales by Willie Wit
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(3.00 from 1 review)
I had a bright idea, 'Teeny Time Travel Tales' of only 78 words. It's much more of a challenge than you might think, and very like those picture puzzles where you slide the squares around in a grid, until they are in the right order. But words are very restless, more, then less, then different - then perfect. :o)
Sudden Death of a Star (NaNoWriMo 2011) DRAFT by Jake Fox
Price: Free! Words: 50,950. Language: British English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(1.00 from 1 review)
The crew of a small research ship are witnessing the premature death of a small star, similar in size to Sol. They watch as several ships attempt to escape one of the planets in orbit of that star. Most of the creatures are killed by their inadequate space craft until one better built manages to escape their home world safely.
The Infinite when it was Two Digits Old by Allen Fleishman
Series: ComHead, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 106,580. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is the story of the first computer enhanced human. David Klein was attached to a computer at birth and has amassed all the knowledge of humanity, with the ability to use it. Unfortunately, knowledge and intelligence is different from wisdom. This book tells David's story from college to manhood.
The After-Hero by Gabriel Archer
Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(4.00 from 1 review)
The After-Hero, the guy that's always in the heroes' shadow, twisted by existential woes and sexual perversions, wishing to be a protagonist himself... alas no one writes about him.
Beef Stew from Anna Lou by James Hampton
Price: Free! Words: 17,780. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This Halloween you're invited to dine at Murl's Famous Country Buffet, a place where folks gather to enjoy good food, friendly service, and a warm, down-home atmosphere as the world around them comes to a screaming end. Step right in and let our charming hostess, Anna Lou, find you a seat. We hope you enjoy your meal. It's probably your last.
Fate, Wants and Mistakes by Oma Laralea
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Moving through time or moving through space. Can we do both? Could time and space be bridged? It had been tried once before with fatal consequences. Now, over a decade later, Mayne had a chance to try it all again. Hopefully, with a different outcome.
Tin Universe Monthly #1 by Brian C. Williams
Series: Tin Universe. Price: Free! Words: 32,660. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » General
STEREO 2.0 From the waters Death changes everything. The first Tin Universe story released once again with a new edit and revision.
Revelation Prophecy Fulfilled by VA Pesce
Price: Free! Words: 116,580. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Earth Lore Duelology Book 1: There's no escaping this nightmare. Without warning, chaos and carnage reign, and people suddenly find themselves in the jet-black night of civilization's darkest age, falling victim to the basest form of animalistic annihilation. Woe to mankind; the ancient queen comes to reclaim her lands, and this time sorcery cannot stop her…
Star Wars: Split Horizons by David Gremillion
Price: Free! Words: 94,890. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.88 from 16 reviews)
Anakin recovered from his rage and drew his breath in ragged gasps. “What exactly are you offering?” he asked, saying each word slowly. “The Sith leadership has been promised to me. Join with me! Together, we can rule the Force and ensure that you will be the greatest Force user of either Sith or Jedi that will ever be!” Darth Maul extended his hand.
A Growing Problem by Desmond Shepherd
Price: Free! Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Forever Young Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
An anomaly appears in space, seemingly from nowhere. Derek Winston—whose wife just told him the worst news of his life—and his workmate are sent to investigate. What they find is unlike anything they or anyone has ever seen. But for Derek, their discovery helps him to deal with the terrible truth he learned.
The Vertical Marathon by Lundy Burge
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The boy had to keep running, had to find a way out of the nightmarish building that had entrapped him for years now, but then he found someone, someone who could use his help in the fight for her life, and maybe, just maybe, help him in the fight for his freedom.
Cure: Book One in the Strandville Zombie Series by Belinda Frisch
Series: The Strandville Zombie Series, 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Welcome to the Nixon Healing and Research Center, playground for the maniacal Dr. Howard Nixon whose cancer research has him dabbling in the undead, and the women of Strandville disappearing. Unable to cure the lethal infection that turns its victims into a mindless, flesh-hungry mob, Dr. Nixon discovers a medicinal use where the side-effects may be worse than terminal cancer.
Every Last Mother's Child by William J. Carty, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 372,480. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.00 from 6 reviews)
How do you evacuate a planet of Seventy Five Million beings, those who are of flesh and blood, as well as those that are cybernetic? That is the question “Every Last Mother’s Child” poses, when an asteroid field is disturbed, and threatens to destroy the planet of Trena.
Castes Book 1: The Prestige by Ivan Turner
Price: Free! Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the 21st Century, the world is filled with industry and technology, and yet still governed by magic. The elves, masters of the magic, stand in charge of governments and industries. The humans, masters of technology, run civil service, film, and hold administrative positions under the elves. The dwarves, steeped in honor and tradition, are the laborers. Can some rise above the castes?
Pianeti Sotto Vetro by Maria Pellegrini
Price: Free! Words: 9,660. Language: Italian. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Meba era un grazioso umanoide, sempre di buonumore e molto orgoglioso della sua importante professione e della sua potente motomembrana che ogni mattina lo portava svolazzante al suo posto di lavoro. Meba possedeva addirittura una nebula550! Ma nel suo pianeta la realtà era stata stravolta molte volte e lui insieme ai suoi simili non avevano certo visto l’ultima delle immainabili possibilità.
How I Saved the Cup Final by Sarah McEvoy
Price: Free! Words: 8,020. Language: British English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
How do you handle a Cup Final when the two teams come from planets with different conditions? Taw Braley, a socially challenged robotics expert, finds out the hard way in this short piece of SF comedy when his football-crazy girlfriend drags him along because a team from Earth is involved.
Glitch by Amir Ahmed
Price: Free! Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
This story won't bring back the people who've disappeared. It won't bring comfort to the people who've lost their loved ones. But maybe it will show people what's at stake, and why we're all in danger. Stay alert. Stay awake. And watch out for blue eyes, shining in the dark.
Celestial Automation by Damian Foyle
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Keith Marksman is stuck between a job he doesn't like and the threat of unemployment. He's one of the last six human workers in a factory that has been systemically automated. And things aren't great at home either. Keith soon finds himself spiraling down into a rebellious rage when his wife leaves him for a sexbot.