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Thurin's Story
Series: Edenia · Nikolai's Tale, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tale of Nikolai's birth as told by Tom Mindbender Thunder a clone of Nikolai remembering this memory by the Meritanians sickening him with memories.
A Victim's Story
Series: Edenia · Edenia Diaries. Price: Free! Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Marchana a victim trapped in the High Council's Hall of Thousand Voices tells her tale of her life before she's captured into a tube for the High Council's whims to play chess games with First Ones otherwise known as Humans.
The Monsters in my Mind, Beat their Chests: Short Stories and Other Stirrings
Price: $1.16 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
From the mind of author, Marijka Bright, comes this delicious collection of dark and twisted short stories. Her poetic prose and the shadowy imagery it creates are a perfect combination, as she explores the more sinister side of the world that we live in.
Guardian of the Watchtower: Silent City
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Benjamin is an Angel. Or, at the very least, he thinks he is an Angel. His job as an Angel is to lift the eternal rainfall that is ever gracing the desolate city. He realizes that he can't remember something very important when he runs into a mysterious woman named Annalissa. His confusion deepens when he meets up with a man who claims to be his brother who he also can't remember.
No Future in Your Mobbing (A Few Sci-Fi & Crime Stories)
Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Do you enjoy stories set in dystopian futures? Tales with dramatic plot twists? A different take to one of the greatest heists in American History? What if you had to make the ultimate sacrifice to save your family? Manuel Rubio's, NO FUTURE IN YOUR MOBBING, is a collection of short stories that provide a riveting experience for those who enjoy Crime and spritz of Sci-Fi.
The Farthest Reaches
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A mission gone wrong in the vast depths of space. A strange artifact in a rancher’s pasture, that may or may not be of alien origin. A deadly contagion spreading like wildfire across the planet. These and other stories explore the impossible choices faced by those who have lost everything and the fine line between faith and disbelief, reality and dream, silence and a scream.
Moondust Memories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,300. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Moondust Memories brings together eleven of Vaughan Stanger's personal favourites from his published science fiction tales. These innovative and imaginative short stories explore a wide variety of themes, from flesh-crawling virtual reality simulations to monetised SETI dreaming. If you crave intelligent, literate, thought-provoking science-fiction, then this collection is for you.
The Desert at Galaxy's Edge
Price: Free! Words: 6,860. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A police officer and a criminal begin a strange game at the edge of civilized space in order to escape the harsh reality of their real lives.
The World of Jadrin Banks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Magic in one hand and a blaster in the other, only Jadrin Banks can make the choice that will decide the fate of worlds. The world of Ephemeria is being eaten away by the power of a dark queen while Jadrin is pulled from one world to the other. Princess Epheria infuriates and attracts him, but is she even real? Only he can decide and only drastic measures can save him and his chosen reality.
Breach - Issue #02 NZ and Australian SF and Horror
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Our second issue takes you to the deepest parts of Earth's oceans and out again to the Edge of the universe, with a stop on the way for Jesse Hayward's three-year mission to Europa.Jessica Nelson-Tyers goes grocery shopping in a world of fantastical creatures, while Lucy-Jane Walsh paints the world in "Blue". And for the second time, Oliver Hayes kicks in our eyeholes with his cover art.
Found in a Pub
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: Australian English. Published: July 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Chris finds a odd device in the pub. He will soon wish he hadn't.
Blunt Force Kharma: Section 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Blunt Force Kharma is an urban sci-fi noir from the author of the long running noir fantasy Miki Radicci series. On a barely populated planet, Kelly Kharma operates her private investigation and security business out of her downtown office in the Central District. Most of the time she takes on boring background work for corporations, investigations for lawyers, or divorces but sometimes...
The Curse of the Lifewalker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When all the world is afflicted by the plague, sometimes the greater curse is to be whole.
Last Requests (A Time Loop Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What would be the most horrifying day to repeat over and over again? For PETE HARRISON, that day is his final day on Death Row. Convicted on multiple counts of murder, Pete has little opportunity to change his last day before walking down to the lethal injection chamber.
Living the Blues
Price: Free! Words: 46,810. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mike Howard's greatest desire was to experience the thrill of performing in a Jazz band. He was very interested in the history of jazz, especially the jazz era of the 1930's. He never dreamed that he would get the chance to fulfill his f=dream. His life would never be the same.
Μια πρόταση (για όλους, ή για κανένα)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: Greek. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"Μολυβένια σύννεφα σύντομα φέρνουν απαλή βροχή. Το τζάμι του αυτοκινήτου μου θαμπώνει. Κλείνω τα μάτια μου σαν αποδοχή ενός ύπνου που ζητά να με αγκαλιάσει... Έχει σουρουπώσει για καλά. Βάζω σε λειτουργία τη μηχανή του αυτοκινήτου και ετοιμάζομαι να φύγω. Ξαφνικά, από τη θάλασσα αναδύεται μια μεσόκοπη γυναίκα η οποία βαδίζει πάνω στην επιφάνεια της θάλασσας..."
Revival (Episode 3)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The crumbling city ruins and its dangers behind them, the group of Wardens continue with their mission to find the radio transmissions origin as with the horrors of their past looming over them. Abigail is left with an increasing sense of dread when they stop in a lone farmhouse to rest of the evening, will her feeling prove to be more than just her nerves?
MIB Files: Meltdown Liquidator - Tales Of The Men In Black
Series: MIB Files - Tales of the Men in Black, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
1986. A nuclear reactor is in meltdown behind the Iron Curtain, letting off intense radiation. A solider goes into the contaminated zone to help with the clean up but gets something more demonic than a dose of radiation. The MIB FILES are stories of the paranormal, strange things, and UFO sightings with one thing in common: interactions with the Men in Black.
The Years of Voyage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: Australian English. Published: July 14, 2017 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Someone had to go to the old ship—not because the colony was sick, but because the colony was dying, and the reason why was locked inside the transport’s hulk. Someone had to go out to where the ship had crashed, out into the dark, and past the plaguers. I just wished that someone didn’t have to be me.
Villein: A Tale from Ganymede - Pyffanye
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pyffanye, the first release of the Villein series, provides a glimpse into a future time where Terrans (Earthlings) have colonized other parts of the Solar System, and have established contact with other space faring races.