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Orotund: Collected Short Stories Volume Two
Series: Collected Short Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A paroled monster, a prostitute and a policeman all see a little girl lost but this isn't the start of a joke. An isolated, frail old man trapped in his apartment; what possible threat could he pose to the sociopaths next door? Take a stroll down humanity's eerie back alleys and enjoy BP Gregory's newest science fiction, urban fantasy and horror short stories packaged together in Orotund.
Shadow Dreams
Series: Eight Factors, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Shadows shifted over the walls like insects creeping out of the corners in scuttling waves that advanced, retreated, advanced, retreated. Corey watched, teeth gritted. He couldn't cry. He'd get in trouble. Jenner said so. But his parents were out fighting against soldiers and the shadows shifted around him. If anyone saw, he'd have to be a hero like his parents. He'd have to fight, kill and die.
The Thorns of Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the author of Geist, and Kindred and Wings, and the co-author of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, comes a short story of clones, rebellion and poets. A company decides to clone the first famous figures from the past, and they settle on the trio of Romantic Poets, Shelley, Byron and Keats. After all, how much trouble can a few poets cause? But the insipid Victorian view of the men has l
Xenophobe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Parsina Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This story is dedicated to the Republican Party. They do so well at drumming up distrust of homosexuals, foreigners and others who are different from their “norm” that one can only imagine what they’ll do when we encounter true aliens.
Chronon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,340. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
15 original time travel stories as told by one of the genre's most original and prolific voices.
Chemical Creatures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gary Kuyper’s award winning story deals with the fickleness of the mind, how it is affected by the amount and type of chemical that happens to be pumping through the brain at that moment. The story involves two protagonists – one human, the other not. Their paths will cross because, although different in many ways, they are both invariably...Chemical Creatures.
The Anything Machine And Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,850. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Anything Machine and Other Stories is a book with four stories that can be described as weird science fiction and fantasy. Whatever one might call it, each story tells a human story. Human emotions. Human feelings.
The Stud Farm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
'The Stud Farm' is a short science fiction story in the tradition of George Orwell's 'Animal Farm.' In a world dominated by an alien technology, ignorance is policy. As for fourteen year-old Farley, he's a strong runner.
Aurealis #89
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis opens with a haunting image of ghosts reburying their dead at low tide from David Versace ‘The Lighthouse at Cape Defeat’, then moves through the gentle organic world-building of Adrik Kemp’s ‘Blossom Fall’ and finally onto Heidi Kneale’s intriguing steampunkish ‘How He Wound Up’.
Taste of Joy
Series: Debts to Recover, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Filming a porno earned Adhemar money to pay back his debt so that he could regain his freedom. That was a side benefit. The best part of his work was having his lover Neil underneath him as he made Neil's control unravel. Stealing what few moments of joy he could was what it took to keep Adhemar's soul alive until the day he was a free man once more.
The Art of Galactic War: A Guide to Conquer a Humanoid Planet in 30 Steps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
As a Master of the Art of Galactic War, you’re not supposed to have or feel empathy for any race on a planet and humanoids are not exception to the rule.
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
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A trio of short stories about traveling to strange worlds, featuring "Silent Observers," "The Kitterun Five Tourist Trap" and "The Wizards of Flushington."
Turing's Revenge and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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Here are five extraordinary science fiction short stories that will lead you on a pulse-pounding, mind-expanding ride through robot rebellions, cybernetic assassins, ancient Greek philosophers, alien terrorists... and the Singularity.
35 Again
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Doctor Horace Brooks has never met a patient he doesn’t like. He’s careful to go over all the issues with husband and wife before proceeding with gene-therapy and the modern fountain of youth. The only question is whether anyone is listening. Trendy country club members Ed and Michelle Newell being a good case in point.
Me and the Bank
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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It's the 1950s, and humanity's most amazing invention has just been created in a barn on Route Eleven. It's going to revolutionize travel, change the world, and open the way to a bright new future--unless someone pushes the wrong button...
Meteor Mags: Smuggler's Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Join Meteor Mags, Patches, and Tarzi in their first, violent confrontation with the reptilian invaders in the Outer Planets! Travel back in time to discover the secrets of GravGen technology! Gaze upon the mysterious energies of the machine that will save Patches’ life! Take revenge, learn how to shoot pool, and get a kiss on the cheek from the Solar System’s Number Dancer!
The Deadliest Alien Artifacts (Story Collection)
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 45,030. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A fantastic classic action-packed science fiction horror short story collection, with stories from The Alien Artifact book series, with explorers confronting colossal deadly mind-bending new scenarios! In which explorers uncover the ultimate deadliest alien artifacts and aliens, with ultimate alien voyagers and probes, and ultimate future time travelers, in the deepest depths of space and beyond!
Moving Day
Series: Boucher's World ยท 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.
Utahraptors at Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
“The pistol has exactly three shots,” she explained. “Your opponent has an identical one. When you’ve fired them all, throw the pistol aside and draw your saber. And whatever you do, do not fall off of your dinosaur.”
2345: A Letter from the Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: Simple English. Published: October 27, 2013 by 22 Lions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What can a man from the future possibly tell mankind that will avoid its suffering and extinction? In the following pages, we will witness it, as we read the words of a letter whispered in a dream, supported by vividly images, to the Author of this book.