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Fearsome Creatures
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by Two Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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A collection of four SF short stories which feature monsters. Set in space, on earth, on other planets and at the end of days, encounter strange and fearsome creatures from beyond your imagination - or your nightmares!
A Crack in the Wall
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Newt Run is a town that shouldn't exist, a town of artists, drug dealers, miners and steam. It’s a town at the center of a broken universe, and broken universes have the bad tendency to fall apart. In this tale, a crack in the wall of his apartment leads a man into nightmare.
Sub-Textual Evidence for the Existence of Alien Life and the Extrapolation of Internet Protocols
Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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She's just broken up with her boyfriend and is looking forward to a nice, quiet weekend at home. She didn't count on a crashed alien craft and a cute kitten. Originally published in Planet Relish, 2002.
Accident Man
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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What if making accidents happen was your job. If you liked this short story please check out Shane's new full length novel Apocalyptica - Rogue Memories!!!
Right to Life?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Matthew and Kristine Smith are both staunchly pro-life, but the results of genetic testing on their unborn baby may change their minds. Could sacrificing this one child save the lives of millions of people?
Flight 1401 A Science Fiction Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Near future science fiction: a lone youth is faced with deadly danger in a post-apocalyptic wasteland; a child finds a cache of century-old 'buried treasure'; a dying father reveals a secret world to his son; on a plane trip from NY to London, a young man's computer tablet is more capable than he anticipated; and the pressure to find new sources of fossil fuels leads to an ominous discovery.
Creation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Alternative history
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Short story. Some science fair projects just refuse to die.
His Best Weapon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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Morale Officer Lt. Daffyd Allenby is about to be thrown out an airlock by the terrorists who have starjacked his transport. The good news is, he has a helmet. The bad news is, he's not sure he wants it. Because it belonged to his almost-was partner, Artemis Burke, who went in the 'lock before him. How did he get himself into this mess, and how will he get out of it: alive or dead?
Inquisitor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Yakob Ascher is an expert in forbidden computers. When a young engineer in the wilds of the Colorado territory is accused of building one, Ascher is sent to pass judgement on man and machine.
The Campsite
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: American English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A boy goes on a monumental camping trip with his parents and is abducted by aliens.
Dreams of Flying
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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Herb Collins doesn’t just dream about flying, he takes to the skies. And as soon as this self-conscious grocery store manager can figure out a proper secret identity, he’ll be the biggest superhero Cleveland has ever seen! But be careful what you wish for. When Herb dons his costume and takes on his first real fight, he learns a lesson he’ll never forget.
THE WILD ONES: A Pennsylvania Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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This story takes place in New Pennsylvania (the setting of Michael Bunker's Pennsylvania novel) shortly after the founding of the Amish Zone in NP. It is not necessary to have read the Pennsylvania Omnibus to understand and enjoy this story. It is a stand-alone short story focusing more attention on the first Amish settlers in New Pennsylvania.
Not Enough Hours in the Day
Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Catherine Porter is drowning in life. Kids. Husband. Job. Not enough hours in the day. Then she finds a way to pause time. A way to become Mrs Perfect. The yummy mummy who has it all. Can anyone 'have it all' though?
Artifact
Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Noon wishes fate would give him a break. He's survived an attack from an ancient robot and just wants to go home. Also his body might be dying, and he's stranded in the middle of nowhere. He should really know better by now. This short story takes place in a lush, overgrown post apocalyptic world where the majority of the population are descendants of genetic experiments and have strange powers.
A. K. A. The Alien: series 3
Price: Free! Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Ben has to deal with the new crew of the Bonaventure, suspicious officers within Min-XR, and some troublesome fish. Meanwhile he has taken up Finnish and is experimenting with the common cold. This is the third in the series of snippet stories about Ben the alien and his life amongst humans.
Two Psychics in a Typhus Epidemic
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
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“It was the year of our Lord 1837; the city was Philadelphia. I was a schoolmaster by trade, a psychic by hobby, and in bed by typhus.”
The Planet Machine
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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When the Thewls colonize a new planet, an old threat emerges. Lokians come shooting from the center of the planet.
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
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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.
Ten Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Once bitten ten days. Ten days till the end and a new terrible beginning.
Bug House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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No one can predict how much of your mind comes back after a delirium bomb attack. How much memory, how much sanity. All Wren can do is lie in bed and hope. But there's something strange in the hospital, creeping around the edge of her unreliable senses. With the help of a mysterious janitor, Wren has to face giant insects and the treachery of her own mind.