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To Touch a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It’s a few weeks into Starflight Academy, and Hannah Stowe’s about to lose her mind. Between her class responsibilities, and the unusual work she still has to do for her father, she’s got her hands full. What she needs more than anything is to ease the tension building deep inside her, so she can keep her focus on being the top cadet at the academy.
Retirement: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
With the intergalactic war over, they were supposed to be enjoying retirement. Instead, Mona learns that her husband has died in a gravcar accident, leaving her to hunt his killers. But the couple has too many enemies, and she doesn’t know where to start. She'll have to untangle this new threat before she can retire in peace.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (July 2016)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors in the horror, fantasy, and science fiction genres. In this issue: Carl Alves, Chris Dean, Myke Edwards, A.J. Flowers, Milo James Fowler, Matt Hollingsworth, Ty Karnitz, Simon Kewin, Damien Krsteski, Bret McCormick, and Jennifer R. Povey.
Future Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,600. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A spaceman wins the woman of his dreams … but it’s too late. A crook invents a new form of pornography … but it teaches him about love, not sex. A man pursues his beloved beyond death … but finds only the evil in his own heart. The five science fiction stories in Edward Hoornaert’s Future Love probe how the future will make today’s romance seem simple and tame by comparison.
Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2016
Series: Mad Scientist Journal. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,980. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mutant cephalopods, inter-species disease transmission, squabbling scientists. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2016 collects twelve tales from the fictional worlds of mad science. For the discerning mad scientist reader, there are also pieces of fiction from Freya Marske, Maureen Bowden, and Samantha Cross.
The Toontown Riots of 1949: A Critical and Historical Analysis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016 by Reality Skimming Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was one of the most destructive riots in American history. And you've never even heard of it.
Electric Ice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
'Electric Ice' is a Short Story about a weird phenomena taking place on Earth.
Feed My People
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A short dystopian story centering on the struggle to obtain and deliver food in the wake of severe climate change.
One More for the Road
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Angela's world is automated -- the cars drive themselves. Houses and tablets and phones are always listening to tell you how to do things and warn you against things you're not supposed to do. When she and her boyfriend inherit an old-style manual-drive car, it inspires her to try to master it -- and to realize how little a person actually controls in a technological,automated world.
Revenge Space
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Officer Cordova is finally putting away the past, letting her guard down, and thinking about romance on Platform Eight... but the past doesn't play nice and when the first body turns up, it looks like someone wants revenge...
For Locals Only
Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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A short story set in the not-so-distant future where coastal gangs ride sharks. One such Wetgang must defend its "turf" in a street fight beyond the surf when smugglers cross their territory.
Deathless
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Death comes to for everyone..............Or does it? Just ask Sebastien LaPlante.
And Silent Were The Stars - Part 3: Nightmares
Series: And Silent Were The Stars. You set the price! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
* The 3rd part is finished! Will be out on the 25th June! Hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did writing it! After receiving a distress signal from the mining colony a sole survivor is brought back to the ship. The atmosphere aboard Syracusae gets more tense with every passing moment as crew members start to go missing.
The Trouble with Trimble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Western
Johnny Trimble rides his cayuse into a western town, on a mission to replace the sheriff. The sheriff isn't all that he seems. But then, neither is Johnny.
Imprint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Doctor. Savior. Prisoner. Malcolm Silvestra’s Synthetic Organ Replacement technique saved the lives of thousands of people. Then “The Scald” deformed and killed millions more. Will Malcolm’s brilliance unlock the secret to freeing Cynthiana from her prison of flesh? Or will he watch her die like all the others?
To Kiss a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It’s the first day of Starflight Academy and Hannah Stowe has her eye on the prize. Captain Stowe has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it? That’s why she’s not going to be distracted by the spectacular Keltair male who just stepped off the ship next to hers. That would be dangerous with a capital D.
Angel Warrior: An Angel Warrior Romance (Part 1)
Price: Free! Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
My life changes when the hottest guy I've ever seen gets hit by a bus in front of a coffee shop. Little did I know he's an angel assigned to protect me...
The Art of Deception
Price: Free! Words: 3,420. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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Donovan Merlyn is about to complete the most dangerous task yet given to him by the police captain, objective; find druglord Julio Ecozar.
Meteor Mags: The Lost Crew of the Volya IX
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,950. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Join Meteor Mags, her cat Patches, and their pirate radio friend, the shotgun-toting Dr. Plutonian, as they face horror in a not-so-abandoned asteroid mine! Thrill to the savage combat of the alien mating ritual practiced by the invading dragons! Rock out as Patches takes over the digital turntables at an asteroid dive bar! Mags and her crew are back—bigger, badder, and louder than ever.
Dancers and Divas
Series: Collidor. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Reality Skimming Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the near future a family travels through an ideal world to get cured of HIV. In the process, they become local heroes.

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