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The Science Fiction of Christopher Cameron
You set the price! Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by Arthur W. Ritchie. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dream your wildest dreams of the future, and read how they end here. Each story is a different style and genre with a massive amount of real science to back it up.
Looking Through Lace Boxed Set
Series: Looking Through Lace. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,040. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Books 1 & 2 of Looking Through Lace. As the only woman on the first contact team, xenolinguist Toni Donato expected her assignment on Kailazh would be to analyze the secret women's language -- but then the chief linguist begins to sabotage her work. What is behind it? Why do the men and women have separate languages in the first place? What Toni learns turns everything she knows on its head.
She
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Restless, he could not sleep. He shifts and turns. Unable to sleep, he gets up and walk out into the night. He wandered the streets. Passing by the urban homes, filled with people sleeping in their slumbers. He envied them. He wants to sleep. He longs to sleep. He longs to dream in bed, but his body feels restless. He could not sleep for days. Nights is when something calls him, lures him outside.
Belinda Locke and the Space Seeds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Retired art teacher, Belinda Locke, journeys seven years to the distant planet of NE-II. The tests she aims to carry out will determine if the planet is liveable. That's if she succeeds.
Beyond Redemption of Innocence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Why am I caught? What have I done? What did I do? I created these things to stop paying obscene amounts of money, I'm so sick of it, so I built these things, and my customers loves my know-how, they gets the chance to quit the utility bills, we become free, saving up money that should be for our own use, not theirs. But it seems it's not allowed, the alien says.
A Question of Faith
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Alternative history
In the Temple of Ra, Ceke works on cutting edge research investigating the connection between music, identity, and the realm of the gods. When the most promising subject of the temple's tonal experiments, Wahibra, mysteriously disappears and rumors of a god awakened follow his path, Ceke finds herself leading a dangerous mission to bring him back to safety.
A Quasar for Books
Price: Free! Words: 6,580. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A telepathic alien, desperate to save the last library in the galaxy to harbor tangible books, turns to a criminal for help.
Conspiracy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Where is everybody? He woke up and went about his usual business, then he realises... he hasn't seen anyone on the street. He remembers people he usually sees every morning, but they didn't appears....the bus he's waiting for never turned up, though he was patient, but during the time he was waiting, the bus never turned up, never appeared from up the road. What is going on? Where is everybody?
The Badass: What side you will choose?
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man wakes up in a spacecraft with memory loss, there are 2 sides, a baby and a technical intelligence. It's up to him to make a decision greater than himself, which side will he choose;
The Rider
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Winners of the 2016 Crimson Cloak Fantasy short story writing competition, along with a selection of the best runners-up, are presented here in a compilation volume entitled THE RIDER. Writers were asked to write a story of 1500-3000 words based around a stock picture showing a hooded rider in a fantasy landscape. Buy this book to read the cream of the crop.
Jackboot Camp
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What happens when a certain group of people are rounded up and locked in a concentration camp half the size of Western Australia? The world's entire group of certain type of undesireables locked away just because they have a certain disability that no one wants? Yet something is brewing to break out of the imprisonment they so long endured, to claim freedom for themselves. Will they claim it?
Who?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A small collection of science fiction short stories about human interactions.
A Wind out of Hades
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A small selection of short science fiction and horror stories, primarily asking questions on a planetary or species level.
Great To Have You Back!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,930. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A small selection of science fiction stories of the human struggle to become superhuman.
Alone, But Not For Long
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What will you do when everyone in your entire world left? Everyone in the entire world all gone from this world that you was so late to wake up. You wakes late, you discovers there is no one in the entire world. They all left this world,and you was left behind. No one told you. So you went on a spree. You grabs as many books to read, but what happens when they comes back?
Civilisation's End
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short lecture by an extraterrestrial intelligence explaining why they cannot permit mankind to leave their planet Earth. Because of all the myriad of mankind's problems, there is every reason for mankind to be denied entry into the galaxy's membership of civilisations, thus Earth's mankind are doomed to be imprisoned forever.
Newcomer: Chapter 7
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Cali recovers after her encounter with the monster, and learns more about the strange village she finds herself in, populated largely by crows and strange buildings.
Descent
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
1000-word short story. A girl finds herself in a surreal new world.
Red Legacy and Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,550. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this collection of five short stories, action and pathos combine in a heady mix that'll leave you thinking.
Tales of Dune: Expanded Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eight collected Dune short stories, tales that fit in and around Frank Herbert’s grand future epic.