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The Redemption Games (A SciFi Thriller Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jillian doesn’t think things can get any worse. She ran away from home and has survived on the streets for over a year, but when a man shows up promising her a better future, she ignores her instincts and goes with him. Now she finds herself on an alien world in a last-man-standing competition that she has no hope of winning, unless she can find an ally.
Nebb Tuk
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nebb Tuk is a down on his luck musician who gets the biggest offer of his life, to perform on a TV show that showcases mutants like him. But will he take the money and fame he is being offered or view the show itself as pandering to those who are different?
Tell Me A Story: 104 Short Stories in 52 Weeks
Price: Free! Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Biographical
Tell Me A Story collects short stories written by a father and daughter, based on shared prompts. Dad limited his entries to 100 words (exactly), producing piercingly realistic snapshots taken over his lifespan. Daughter preferred fantasy, sci-fi, post- apocalyptic fiction, and futurism. Their strikingly different stories are a testament to ingenuity, imagination, and creative commitment.
Tarihi Gizemler
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 63,480. Language: Turkish. Published: April 18, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Babil'in Asma Bahçeleri Babil'in Asma Bahçeleri eski çağlarda bile çok ünlüydü. Bu "keyif bahçeleri" eski dünyanın yedi harikasından biriydi. Efsaneye göre bunlar Babil Kralı Nabukadnezar (İÖ 604-562) tarafından yurdunun ormanlık dağlarını özleyen Med prensesi karısı Amitis için yaptırılmıştır. Devamını Okuyun!...
The Experiment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A scientist lives in the realm of the unkown. He follows his curiosity into all things of the earth and of all life on it. He delves into the past and extrapolates into the future. Although he lives in the present, he pays little attention to it. He loses himself in his own world until he wakes up in a here and now of his own making and finds himself the subject of his own experiment.
Time Code
Price: Free! Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Time Code: The Best Collection of 52 Stories You Should Be Reading This Year The stories in ‘Time Code: The Best Collection of 52 Stories You Should Be Reading This Year’ are: 1- Big Bang Serenade 2- Mercury Heaven 3- Twilight's Last Gleaning 4- Ginkey's Garden 5- White Van 6- Finding Footprints 7- Timid Bunny 8- Red Moon 9- Some Pig 10- When the Doorbell Rings 11- Slush Pile 12- To Whom It May
Breath of Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Marta sets explosives for the Paradiso Mining Company. Paradiso, known for the aphrodisiac Sanshay, sits on the far side from the commonly traveled galaxy. The oxygen supply on Marta’s suit stops working consistently. She needs to get everything set up and get out before the oxygen stops completely. Crappy Paradiso Mining Company Gear. A heart-warming tale about humanity in an inhuman world.
L'école buissonnière
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: French. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Roland, retraité du SPES depuis bientôt une année, donne un cours sur les enquêtes spéciales à de jeunes officiers prometteurs. Pendant cette Master-class un vieil ami, devenu responsable de la morgue de l'école, va lui demander de l'aide pour une enquête concernant un mystérieux cadavre. Roland va donc débuter les investigations avec ses élèves.
Newcomer: Chapter 6
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this chapter, Cali meets some friends and encounters a creature beyond belief.
Boom Town
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
On the living planet of Eltru, a vast reserve of fuel is discovered beneath a small town. Katherine, a young girl whose family lives on a spice farm over the fuel reserve, relies on her close relationship with her brother to help her understand the secret conflicts and tensions between their parents, and ends up keeping some dangerous secrets of Julian’s herself.
Tales of Time
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 41,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Time travel, immortality, alternate history, and more! Fascinating tales from the past, the present, and the future.
Software Update
You set the price! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short science fiction story about a husband and father in the near future who refuses to grow up until he dies . . . again.
Elimination Round
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: American English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lexie Milleau is a shoo-in to win the game show: Talent or Trivia! The audience loves her and ratings have skyrocketed since her debut on the show. The charismatic producer, Tam, has not only guaranteed her victory but has pitched her as the star in an upcoming network show. Life could not be any brighter for Lexie. All she has to do is make it through the Elimination Round…
Incordié al piloto Jim: Viajes en el tiempo y aventuras siderales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,550. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
El piloto Jim es un gran héroe galáctico protagonista de un sin fin de aventuras siderales repletas de humor. Así veremos en estas páginas como el piloto Jim, inicialmente un laureado piloto de la Flota Estelar, cambia de profesión para convertirse en una especie de detective espacial a sueldo encargado de extraños casos, en misiones de exploración y espionaje.
Ms. Halo
Price: Free! Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ms. Halo is a unique, comical look at what colonization and first contact could mean for human life. No cities are destroyed, no federations are formed. For the alien overlord Ms. Halo, humans are valued for their companionship and cuteness, but that love comes with a price.
Silk Spider: Behind the Eightball
Price: Free! Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Silk Spider tracks eight tuxedo-clad felons are committing copycat robberies. She’s putting her detective skills to work, as well the vast resources of a superhero HQ. And when she catches up to this new Eight-Ball Gang with her bullet-proof corset and anger-fueled super-strength, she’ll make them sorry they ever put on their masks. A story of mature spandex, pulp action, and dark humor.
A LifeTrade Wedding
Series: LifeTrade · Short Stories by Adam Bender. Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Read about the next direction of matchmaking apps – exchanging lives! A reluctant groom leaves his bride at the altar by trading places with a man who wants to be married. A series of testimonials by the wedding party shows how LifeTrade can give everyone a “happily ever after."
Shelter: Zero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This is a lost story from the Heavy Metal Magazine era of the 1980s. Never published, it was written on the other side of the time loop and therefore did not exist, yet. If you are reading this message and Y2K hasn’t arrived, then you might possibly be stuck in said time loop. So enjoy it all over again.
Present Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,030. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Present Future is an anthology covering a dozen short stories that were written over the course of a decade and a half. A few of these have been published previously, some were finished and never published, others existed as ideas recorded as notes until they were fleshed out for this work, and a couple of them were written exclusively for this collection.
The First Three 'Things I Could Get Out of My Mind'
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of eighteen short, speculative fictions by William Mangieri: Passed Life B.I.T. Through Her Eyes Business is Business A Dish Best Served Quiet! Sasqwhat? The View from Up Here Inheritance The Human Interface Riding the Devil Last Call In Robert’s Memory My Reality Show The Body Choosing the Right Time The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions Thank You for Your Interest in XenCorp