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Moon Queen: You What?
Series: European Superhero Girls Moon Queen and The Bee. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Superhero Moon Queen is fed-up when she's expected to take a pay cut. Will she leave the job? It looks like she will! So it's a return to her home-town of Windscale!
More. More. More.
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is flash fiction, under 1000 words. Teddy is a strong man, driven to become ever stronger -- and with the aid of technological advances like medical nanomachines and vat-grown muscular implants, his dysmorphic drive has made him something both more and less than human.
The City's Edge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
To cope with his wife’s death, Petras must come to terms with the reality of it. He needs to see her body, visit the place where she died...understand why she died. But the closer Petras gets to the place Hedie died, the more questions he faces—questions that might destabilize everything Petras thinks he knows.
The Wisdom-Goddess Star
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
2 Pallas is the most isolated colony in the International Martian Program, with no long-range communication relay connecting it back to Mars. When Martian journalist Alexander Irving arrives, he shortly discovers that Pallas’s isolation may be the intentional work of the local governor, and he endeavors to discover what exactly the governor wants to keep hidden from the rest of the IMP.
AI: Aesir Intelligence
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Linnea lives alone in the remains of shuttle her parents died in. The only survivor of the crash years before, she takes care of herself. No other human dwells on her remote world, but the old gods surround her. Her gods love her, but Linnea needs a human family. The only solution means a sacrifice. But whose? "AI: Aesir Intelligence", a science fiction short story about love and loss.
Recalling the Light
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It's the 24th century... the energy of minds is replaced oil and gas. People are able to create anything, travel and more with their mental technology. However, this realm of dreams turns into nightmares when a new leader arrives. He does anything to make his will permanent, and if anyone stands his way, he takes what is the most precious to him/her, the memories...
THE NEW PLANET'S CITIZENS
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Years ago humans destroyed earth and then we some good people began to search our new planet, too far than the galaxies and stars. We called it Aritos. Still troubles didn't wish to quit us. After recycling process earthers made changes in their body. They became zombies and now they have been waiting for us to kill, out of the planet's gravity. What we need to do to save ourselves from the evils?
Mastodons on Mars
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Does the title sound far-fetched? You may not think it so odd when you read how the stories unfold within the e-book. Each of the four unique scenarios describe what could happen when masters devolve to pets or slaves, while their former pets evolve to become masters. Besides mastodons battling on Mars, there are role-reversal scenarios involving dogs, horses and pigs.
Stardust, Vol. 7: Dreamer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Very short stories within the Stardust setting. All of these stories started as 200-word flash fiction pieces. This volume contains six such stories. Kalare is a young woman interested in studying aliens, but her life will take a much different path than she ever expected.
Lenora
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a field whose existence is determined by diodes and programming code stands a man in a white lab coat. He is tasked with testing out this immersive virtual world, but more importantly, he is tasked with testing out the mysterious person within it, a lovely, cheerful woman named Lenora...
Blue Haze
Series: Dani J Caile's Universe. Price: Free! Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Educational
Carter and his family move to a new city with a promise of clean skies, peaceful neighborhoods and good jobs. All he cares about is surviving school and having fun on his Xbox9. Until one day things go a little weird...
Frostfire Worlds February 2018
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,320. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
Aurealis #107
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2018 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis is a showcase for the latest science fiction and fantasy from around the globe. Each issue features new fiction from emerging and established writers as well as news and reviews, and up to the minute non fiction related to the speculative fiction genre.
Second Life
You set the price! Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Scott Bailey dies and awakens to his Second Life on Salinge where, after the chaos and struggle of life on Earth, he is given a second chance to find love and explore the purpose of existence.
Mindful Things: Tales from a Tilted World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,250. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A collection of short stories and short-shorts featuring women who aren’t content to accept fate and challenge perceptions of justice, punishment, immortality, love, and death. In worlds where power falls into the wrong hands and the laws governing the world have been rewritten, ordinary people become heroines, beasts are not always the monsters, and sometimes the right thing is very, very wrong.
The Drive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a world besieged by a devastating mind-altering virus, one man risks everything to save his little girl. Previously published by Bushmead Publishing, this story can also be found in Monsters: A Phoenix Quill Anthology.
The Fifth Gift
You set the price! Words: 5,190. Language: American English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The author of The Metamorphosis of Prime Intellect returns with a short story about aliens bearing gifts which may or may not represent the ultimate Trojan horse.
Not So Secret Origins
Series: Box Sets. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 30,370. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This “box set” book contains the teaser stories from the Wizard of New Town, Life of Ace Journeyman, and Dogboy Reborn series. Find out how it all began for Max, Ace, and Joe.
C.O. Amal's World of Short Apocalypse Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of ten stories of apocalypse from C.O. Amal’s world of short apocalypse…
Bug Out
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Bug might be mad, but the changes aren't enough to steal her humanity. She'll do anything to protect her friend from the others.