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The Homo Sap
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A short collection of light sci-fi tongue-in-cheek stories. THE HOMO SAP GUIDED TOUR THE GOOD DOCTOR HUNGER PANGS WORD TO THE WISE
The Significance of Snowflakes
You set the price! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013 by Scienda Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Cayley Willows is a chaos mathematician with a disgustingly orderly life--until a gargoyle on a balcony starts talking to him. Either there's something in the punch at the alumni reception, or Cayley's about to learn the secrets of the universe.
Socks
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A flash fic about a fairy struggling to get by.
Clean Slate Complex (a daynight story)
Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Full of action, humor, romance, twists and turns, clean slate complex is a companion story to the highly-praised dystopian novel, daynight. It can be enjoyed before or after reading daynight. Meet Alexa Knight. Feisty, tough and currently homeless in Los Angeles, Alexa agrees to help non-profit group The Second Chance Institute in return for medical care for her sick mother. But there's a catch..
Vacation Violation
Series: Short short stories, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Saul had a wonderful life for a twelve-year-old, with a loving family and a comfortable home, weekends were three days long, and summer vacation was coming, so why was he tormented by a recurring nightmare? This dark science fiction short short story first appeared in Barbaric Yawp, volume 14, number 3, July 2010.
Sweat and White Cotton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2013 by FedoraArts Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A thousand generations of aikido tradition confronts its end...the Mind-Machine Interface.
The Thorns of Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the author of Geist, and Kindred and Wings, and the co-author of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, comes a short story of clones, rebellion and poets. A company decides to clone the first famous figures from the past, and they settle on the trio of Romantic Poets, Shelley, Byron and Keats. After all, how much trouble can a few poets cause? But the insipid Victorian view of the men has l
Beware Of The Prizes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Several short sci-fi stories, including "There Once Was An Alien From Nantucket", ranging in length from app. 1,000 to 1,500 words each (8500 words total).
A Method to the Madness: A Guide to the Super Evil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The quintessential guide for aspiring ne'er-do-wells everywhere. A collection of 24 papers presented by evil luminaries, destined to become a legendary yet practical handbook.
Sensory Alterations
Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Joining the space station building program had been a path to adventure and excitement for Tinesha, but she couldn't adjust to the environment. When her friend Kalila suggested visiting the gardens, it opened up a way to alter her senses to match the station. It also opened a path between the two of them that Tinesha would never have hoped for before.
Agent: Cyclone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Agent Cyclone is the story of the origins of Cyrus (Seer-us) “Cyclone” Jones. A young woman from Georgia with the God-given ability to control the weather as far as she can see.
The hundredth independence day
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A lightly written science fiction, with a touch of Indian patriotism.
My Trip in Time
Price: Free! Words: 20,950. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When James Peter Matthews confesses to his parents that he is an atheistll, his Mom cried for a week, his name was plastered all over the church prayer lists, and his entire family was on his case about it. After several weeks of vainly trying to convince his family that he was right, James has an ingenious idea – travel forward in time and bring back irrefutable evidence that God doesn’t exist.
Some Sci-Fi for the Stage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It is difficult to write a stage play in a science fiction setting, but with a bit of creative back stage work and some imagination these two one act plays should satisfy some of the science fiction fans out there.
Gone Hunting: and other short stories of Vardin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
John Henry has seen a miracle. Rhiannon is here to silence him. A hunt gone wrong, a child’s uncontrollable power manifested, and a horror about to be unleashed. Born in a land hidden and separated from the rest of Europe by the Barrier, Casal is caught between two sides of her heritage. Three stories of hunters with fantastic powers and the Barrier between two worlds.
Past, Present, and Future (2176-2194)
Series: Spacer Series, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Interstitial short stories" include Ecurba’s rescue of 31 kids during Operation NESTKNOCK (2176), his meeting of a daughter he did not know he had (2194), the full closing of the circle between Admiral Xiu-Li Chen and Captain Priti Fareyes (2192), and Admiral Chen’s meeting with “Katsavr’s Qitten” (2194).
The Taniwha of Ana Cove
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Doctor Josepha Blackwell’s love of strange fauna has bought her to the wilds of New Zealand to track down whatever is responsible for a rash of disappearances. Unfortunately, not only is her personal grooming in peril, but also her very life. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
Great Expectorations
Price: Free! Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short stories by the award-winning author of The Marann. At the beginning of the 25th century, Cassie Johnson is a debt worker just starting a new life on a new planet. When she finds a pest in the basement of a building she’s inspecting, things change.
Three-Quarters Martian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The first man to walk on the moon was a hero to five generations. The first woman to walk on Mars was forgotten even before her boots plunked into the red dust. Abandoned by a fracturing civilization on Earth, the first mission to Mars is in trouble. Anna-Jing, her left leg buried along with her co-pilot, and her malnourished crewmates must make impossible choices in order to return home.
Mind-Bending Tales of Alien Encounters
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A new sci-fi action thriller with two tales of explorers encountering mind-bending aliens! In deep space explorers encounter something of unknown origins that has been hidden there since the dawn of creation that starts killing them, and if it escapes could destroy the universe. Explorers find a pulsating alien sphere, and it enters them into another universe where they encounter strange entities.