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Tesla's Secret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A humorous short story about what might happen if Nikola Tesla had accidentally left a secret invention in a basement in small-town Arkansass. What if, two crazy characters found it, used it and through the machine were able to meet Nikola Tesla, Edgar Allen Poe and Elvis Presley?
Apex: The Infection (Apex Chronicles)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
That night I changed. Like serpentine tendrils of unholy light, the meteor shower carried a sinister secret and I was infected, my humanity peeled away from my body as I was reshaped into a beast that had to devour others to survive. I had become an apex—an extraterrestrial predator. Cursed with a hunger that would never fade and struggling to maintain my humanity...
My Own Flesh and Blood
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013 by Eye of the Eagle. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rhea Lockman hates technology. Gadgets and gizmos have not only complicated her life, they've killed her husband and son. Now she has a chance to help a rebel group in their fight against The Establishment, striking directly against the technology taking over her world. Something she is proud to take part in – until she discovers a fact about that technology that shreds her reality.
The Man's Heart
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Just as with his father, the man's time was measured carefully for him before he was the man, or even the boy. And thus every step of life dances on, orchestrated to a set number of heartbeats. The Man's Heart is flash (very short) fiction, and was first released in 2004 in G Wells Taylor's amazing ezine The Wildclown Chronicle.
What a View
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The billboard was leviathan, blotting out the sky. The only thing Meredith had ever loved. And, tapping a rifle thoughtfully against her leg, she was determined to keep her bold advertisement dominating the entire world's view. With violence, if necessary. This short science fiction story can also be enjoyed as part of Cacophony: Collected Short Stories Volume One.
Fantasy Tales - Two Short Stories by Elle A. Rose
Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short Stories by Elle A. Rose consist of two short stories that will pique both the sci-fi and paranormal reader. Come along as Verick experiences an alternate tradition of Halloween and share a day with Cyrene in the life of a soul collector.
Joe Tripician: Obras Seleccionadas, Volumen 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Historias extrañas e impactantes de la mente retorcida del galardonado director y autor Tripician Joe. Se incluyen los duros cuentos de la depravación, la ciencia ficción extraña e inquietante, guiones apasionantes y sátira social perversa. Traducción realizada por Pablo Martin Agüero de Cuentos Breves.
A Christmas to Remember
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the final Vermont story, it’s Christmas and Amber & Jay have gone north once more. When Amber overhears 11 year-old Mary’s Christmas wish, she realizes she has the ability to make one little girl’s holiday wish come true.
Once A Hero, Always A Hero
Price: Free! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It started out a visit to buy brandy for their bar, but now it’s an adventure. Robin Thase and Viktor Blue were retired from the heroing business. But when armed thugs disrupted their negotiations for some brandy, a chain of events started that led to them having to save an alien world, yet again.
Tempests
Price: Free! Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
An old friend with a terrifying secret suddenly appears in Bradley's life. What has been happening to her, and can it be stopped? 7600 words.
Apocalyptic and Dystopian Tales
Series: Celesta's Science Fiction Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Apocalyptic and Dystopian Tales is a collection of fourteen, inspirational short stories: Too Late For Life? Once in a Black Moon Light Speed to Nowhere Green They Came From the Sea Lucy, the P.I. Research Hope The Call White The Carefully Wound Clock Count to Ten World War Four Escaping Darkness
Artificial Intelligence
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
When a supercomputer learns to swear, is it an accident? Find out in this ebook where fiction is often stranger than truth!
Gamin Technology (Terran Chronicles)
Series: Terran Chronicles Journals, Book 1 ยท Terran Chronicles Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This journal contains Joe’s notes of his discoveries and observations during the Terran’s maiden voyage of exploration to the stars. This journal is not a stand-alone story, but rather a supplementary guide for those that have an understanding of the Gamin and their involvement with Earth. While Joe’s journal answers many questions about these aliens and their technology, it also raises more.
Youth and Other Science Fiction Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,720. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A collection of fourteen science fiction short stories by San Francisco writer H.W. Moss. Approx. 300 pages.
Fight Smarter
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dana Gavin was painfully aware that he was being groomed for a powerful position in his matriarchal clan despite his gender. He hadn't thought he wanted it until he caught his sisters Gwen and Anwyn bloody from a fight with Anwyn's rival Siobhan. The fight threatened their clan but if Gavin could ride the tides of the confrontation correctly he thought he could save them all from the Delbhana.
Energie della Galassia
Price: $2.32 USD. Words: 59,460. Language: Italian. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
DataCom, la multinazionale guidata dalle intelligenze artificiali, vuole sterminare gli umani. Aurelia trova il partner perfetto in un robot. L'esploratore spaziale Arcot offre la vita per l'impossibile conquista del cuore di Vril, la regina vampiro. Una mutante può assumere qualsiasi forma accenda i desideri erotici del poliziotto che la insegue.
Space Danger! First Sweep (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Set before the events of 'Space Danger! The Deadly Planet of Death!' a viable planet for colonization needs a first sweep to see if there is anything there that might be rather violently annoyed by the intrusion.
Sci Fi Short Stories
Series: Celesta's Science Fiction Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Sci Fi Short Stories is a collection of eight, inspirational science fiction stories including, "Dragon Poison".
Waiting
Price: Free! Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three humanoids living aboard a lunar mining station engage in an explosive investigation of lies, deceit, and treachery that could cost the lives of billions.
Transient Tales Volume 2
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second in the Transient Tales series collects 12 short stories of science fiction, fantasy and horror, totalling 20,000 words and ranging from light to dark and all shades in-between.