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Stow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A young girl gazes down at a body shattered on the quiet suburban pavement. What desperation would drive anyone to risk such a horrible death? Who would stow away? This urban fantasy is part of a suite of short science fiction, fantasy and horror stories by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing.
Agent Hilch: Troll Trouble
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hilch responds to what he thinks is a simple case of foolish citizens becoming troll food, but things get complicated once he explores the crime scene. With no sign of the trolls in question he has to use every tool at his disposal (and some that aren't) to solve the case. With a no-nonsense approach, and little regard for rules and protocol Hilch goes after the culprits in style.
Leviatán
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: Spanish. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
En las profundidades del Atlántico ha sido descubierta una gigantesca criatura. Su corazón late cada vez con mayor fuerza, augurando un inminente despertar. ¿Está preparado el mundo para lo que se avecina?
Omega Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Still trying to convince members of the former Centauri Alliance she can be trusted, Selaynia finds herself kidnapped - apparently by the organization she once worked for - and taken to a new world where members of the group Omega are coming together. An alien intelligence takes an interest in the group -- but just who are they and what do they want with the refugees?
Aurealis #84
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis is Australia's premier speculative fiction magazine. Over the years it has published the best new fiction from established and new writers. Each issue is packed with great stories, articles, interviews and reviews.
Going Back
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
You're 76 years old. You're in good health and your doctor has determined that you have 24 years left in your normal lifespan, barring accidents. Would you trade that 24 years to be 24 years younger? So you'd be 52. But what if you could live only half that time on the other side? Would you still go for it?
The Curious Events Surrounding Thomas Pilsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Thomas Pilsen, a man more than absorbed by his fantasies, takes a cab to the airport. Along the way he becomes a mobster, and after he arrives he remembers an alien invasion, discovers a spaceport, and finds himself on the way to a mine on an alien planet.
The Apparition of the Virgin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mashups
At the helm on the Great Lakes, Georges is convinced the Virgin has appeared, and with a young family to support, the message has great meaning. When he's a little too insistent, people think he's mad. But all is not real in this masterful parody of an international science-fiction undersea crime thriller. A short story.
Stopwatch Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A flash fiction collection
Johnny Baby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Johnny's about to get luckier than he's ever gotten. And with the new girl in school, a leggy wonder who sends his imagination to places it's never been. When he finally gets her alone, she's even more than he hoped for. Up to a point.
In Space No One Can Hear You Scream
Series: Space Station Tales, 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Humans have moved out into the great dark. Living in creations of steel, glass and science they have brought with them beliefs and celebrations from old Mother Earth. This tale is of Halloween and what it would be first of the Space Station Tales
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.
Ever Dream (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lara stopped believing in dreams years ago. All that's left is soul sucking station life and her job as a salvage operative. But the unexpected discovery of a cryogenic chamber - and the revived occupant's claim that he's there for Lara - prompts her to reconsider her dreams.
How It Feels to Be Water
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this intense psychological suspense sf short story, paramilitary fireman Jim Schofield and his men have been tasked with destroying a rebel headquarters. The insertion and the job itself go smoothly enough. The extraction? Not so much.
Just For A While
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A shortstory about a young woman, in a world not like our own, whose life is brought into chaos. After a fateful day she is unable to tell the future from the past.
The Crimson Scourge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,430. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Wonder Realms Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A futuristic Independence Day short story. When the leader of the Gleisen revolution is killed during the celebration of their new freedom and democratic constitution, the leader's son, Jason, sets out to reverse his father's assassination. Includes a preview of the epic fantasy novel Worldshifters.
Twas the Night
Series: Space Station Tales, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 940. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The holiday that most connects humanity is that of the mid winter night. Christmas may belong to Christians but children everywhere look for Santa. Even those living at a space station a Space Station Tale
Space Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by The Eastjesus Company. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There is more to being a space man than rockets. Find out in this amusing romp across time and reality while a boy and girl grow up between Sputnik and the Singularity and a young man discovers his destiny.
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.
Mouth Watering
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In this intense SF short story by Eric Stringer, when Lisa Reddich stops by a small café for a plate of French fries, she's looking for a mouth-watering experience. What she finds is considerably more than she bargained for. Then again, she's considerably more than we bargained for.