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Fly By Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The ugly world of tomorrow is downright filthy and fly-infested, but someone has to clean it. Dale is a recycling man, slated to gather up the bodies of the dead for recycling. He carries a great guilty burden, but redemption is at hand.
G.M.C. Volume #9
Series: G.M.C., Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mike has once again went against protocol and this time it's gotten him into some real trouble. The Zombie Gang, as usual, are gonna try and do the right thing but with targets on their back, things can get real dangerous for everybody.
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 7, March 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Galaxy’s Edge is published every two months by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, LLC, a small press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and reprinted stories, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford and book reviews by Paul Cook.
The Intern
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Steve the medical student finds himself in an unusual internship. His first ‘patient’ has been kidnapped against his will for involuntary blood tests to aid in creation of a vaccine to eliminate diseases plaguing the world. Finding the government responsible and discovering the truth, Steve decides to fight back, even if that means losing his life too.
The Legacy of the Shreevani
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
A gripping story of the change an interstellar war brings to one young life.
Revenge and Chaos (Intergalactic Pandemonium Part 4)
Series: Intergalactic Pandemonium, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
War is upon Earth's doorstep. Panic, looting, chaos. Air fights blanket the sky. After a miscommunication, Quetoss rescinds help and slates Earth for removal. Rik retires to the healing chamber after finding a wound, leaving Annie to pilot the ship. Thinking he died from an allergic reaction, Annie dusts herself off. She is going to land the ship if it’s—probably—the last thing she’ll do.
Ten Science Fiction Short Stories
Series: Fiction Short Story Collection Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,750. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
How many ways can you spell peril? This collection of ten dark science fiction short stories explores a dystopian future in which humans may find more questions than answers. Some of the answers might be better off unlearned.
Mesrin Station
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eben had lost crew before. They skipped out at any space port. Normally they were easily replaced, but Jan was different. He was smarter, wiser and holding on to some of the most valuable merchandise Eben had ever managed to steal. He wouldn’t run. He was, however, definitely missing and getting him back was not going to be easy.
Red Flood
Price: Free! Words: 12,790. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Red Flood tells the story of a boy's journey through post-apocalyptic America.
Interzone 249 Nov - Dec 2013
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Interzone; 2013’s British Fantasy Award winning magazine from TTA Press. #249 contains new fiction by some of the world's best writers and most talented newcomers, plus hard-hitting reviews and innovative artwork. Many recognised authors started their careers here and newcomer Sarah Brooks continues this tradition. However recognised names; John Shirley this issue, continue to supply great stories
Clean Slate: A Novelette
Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Who is Leland Kelley? What is he? The only thing he knows for sure is something waits for him in the darkness.
Infinite Dreams
Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 12 ยท Short Story Collections, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Collecting six stories by author Meyari McFarland, Infinite Dreams examines what it means to be a woman facing a hostile world. Infinite Dreams holds stories that focus on women's lives and how they face the challenges ahead of them. Danger, excitement and hope are the themes explored by the women in their search for their dreams.
Perihelion, Episode Three: A World Gone Mad
Series: Perihelion, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Richard, Nancy and the Professor are arrested by the men in black and are caught in a massive attack by a mysterious enemy known as the Interlopers. 19 pages
Slave Job
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man in a society of socialized careers decides he cannot live another day with his demeaning, dead-end job. His co-workers are baffled and his wife tells him he speaks heresy. Sterk sets his own destiny no matter the consequences.
Pennsylvania: Books I & II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jedidiah Troyer just wants to start a farm and homestead on some affordable land in a new Amish community, but... what if the only good, cheap, available land was on another planet? So now Jed has signed up for an emigration program that is intent on colonizing the distant planet of New Pennsylvania. He faces a despotic government agency at war with rebels, the caprices of interstellar travel...
Avenger Arrives (Intergalactic Pandemonium Part 3)
Series: Intergalactic Pandemonium, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Players begin mysteriously disappearing from the championship international paintball match in Brazil. The sole survivor, Annie, finds two players mortally wounded and tries unsuccessfully to save them. With war looming in the outer atmosphere, a deranged alien, hell-bent on avenging the death of his planet's negotiator, must kill Annie to complete his mission. Failure has dire consequences.
G.M.C. Volume #8
Series: G.M.C., Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Zombies do it again, and put their life on the line to save a few people, only this time, its their own famly.
Hellbender
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Once people have messed with a man’s DNA, what can he do but become a private eye? And when the gorgeous Elizabeth Savoy glides into his office and blinks her big baby blues, what can PI Mike Heller do but say sure, even though he sees what she is, and knows it's a bad idea? But by the time he suspects Lizzie’s troubles might bring the end of life as he knows it, he’s already in far too deep.
Robot and Raygun - Issue 1 March 2014
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,510. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Robot and Raygun features all kinds of science fiction, from post apocalyptic worlds to starships travelling through the voids of space and all that lies between. It is our aim to help fire your imagination and to envision the many futures that lay before us.
Moonfur And Other Tales
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Eight excursions into the wild worlds of fantasy and science fiction from author Paul Lucas!