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The Lawnmower
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Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sometimes mowing the lawn becomes more exciting than you planned.
Addressing Kallipolis
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Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Vatos has a job to do, and that job is relatively simple. He just has to keep the Prime Minister alive. But what can he do when the very system of the government is killing every Prime Minister who fails, one after another?
The Siren
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Fair Folio. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ilan is a Ronin, a disgraced warrior cast out from the Corporation he was working for. He also has to deal with an unknown song playing over and over in his head, never ceasing. To survive he must take on freelance assignments, working for and against unsavoury characters. The Siren is the first Volume of the Serial: Tales of the Rondo Ronin.
Seashard
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A lonely teenager discovers a singular shard.
Cannabis Seeds Online
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Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Aurealis #79
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Now in its 25th year, Aurealis continues to provide new speculative fiction, reviews and much more. This issue features stories by Melanie Rees and Lachlan Huddy, as well as Part 2 of Terry Wood's 'History of the Flying Car', and a new instalment of the Secret History of Australia.
Sci-Fi Wireless: Fail Caesar (A Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As a centurion in the Roman legions, Lucius Gaius Severus has killed his fair share of men, but he’s never killed the same man twice…until yesterday. Length is approximately 4,200 words.
Two Lives for Eleanor Rigby
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,330. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Jasen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eleanor Rigby is an organic person who lives as an avatar in the computer simulation that is populated by other avatars and holograms. Leading a lonely life in a halfway house, Eleanor escapes the primary reality via an electronic disc she attaches to her temple.
Tales of Nimrod: The Tree of Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This short story is as ode to the theories of the late Zachariah Sitchin, author of the "Twelfth Planet" though his theories have been modified some to enhance this tale. Go back in time to when pretender gods interfere with natural evolution to create their slaves, us. Be there when the mighty Nimrod rises up to rebel against them and battles for the the destiny of mankind.
Antarctic Blast
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Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Global warming, a secret brotherhood, climate scientists, and politics conspire to create the circumstance for a global catastrophe. Be unsettled as fact and fiction merge to make plausible the unthinkable. Enjoy this short tale and be comforted that only some of it is true. You may have to surf the net a bit to determine which parts are in fact real.
Mouth Watering
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.
Mountainous Stretch of Wind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Etsuko delighted in meeting new aliens and learning of their cultures. Not as joyful was dealing with coworkers who viewed her as an odd little threat to their important experiments. Mountainous Stretch of Wind is a humorous SF story of learning to deal with unexpected circumstances and finding joy no matter what's thrown your way that you're sure to love.
The Orca Revelation
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Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A young scientist makes the greatest discovery of the Twenty First Century. His findings are so controversial that he debates whether he should or can make them public. Can science, society, and religion accept this new paradigm? Does presenting this evidence to the world put his very life at stake?
Life Companion: A Sci-Fi Romance Novella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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In the future, no one leaves finding their soul mate to chance.
The Rancho Occurance
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The new governor has blocked the internet on Mars. John and Rosie need to download their glidemules. See how they get the animals to Mars in this short story.
Escape to Turtleopolis
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Larry is part man, part turtle and Chef Jeff wants to catch him and turn him into soup! Will he escape?
Four Screens
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Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A look at the near future when humans increasingly remote-drive vehicles as a bid to keep their jobs from being replaced by computer algorithms and advanced software.
The Optimist Police
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“The Optimist Police,” is a humorous story about one man’s struggle in a society with unrealistic expectations about positive attitude. The 3000 word story was originally published by New Myths.
The Alien Visits
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Price: $1.36 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A science fiction about a boy's adventure with an alien. He learns how to make friends with people who are different and although different, they are the same.
The Shadow of Doom
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You set the price! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A man-made creature escapes its place of origin to the city of Union Beach, where it reigns with destruction and chaos. No one is safe in its wake and the military seems hopeless. Kyle Garces is a survivor who's trying to find any way to escape the terror, but a new addition to his baggage has changed his plans and extends his stay inside the city where monsters aren't just giant and inhuman.