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Black Box
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Do not try to perceive the future in 1000 years. Even if someone shows it to you, you will not get it. Even if someone explains it to you, you will not get it. Black Box shows you why.
H.I.V.E.
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short story about a woman who is trying to save everyone in a post apocalyptic world that is overrun by a contagion which is killing everyone quickly.
No Name Yet
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It is the last period of the day in science on a Friday. Amanda, Michael, Saige, Liri, Connor, and Eric are test subjects. But Michael had always had a strange feeling about Mrs. Drake, their science teacher. Do you have what it takes to be a lab rat or will you be transformed.
Under The Tree That Owns Itself
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Children are vanishing in Athens, Georgia, yet parents of the missing seem apathetic. FBI agent Lawry is determined to uncover what those women know and why none of their children can be traced to a father, unaware a mysterious tree holds the truth about all those missing kids, but the tree stopped talking.
The Fourth Floor
Price: $3.28 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: British English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
June Foster, a reporter, is on a mission to discover the whereabouts of families that have mysteriously gone missing. However, the most recent person to be added to her list of missing persons is her close sister. There's a strong possibility that she's still in The Dome so with June's years of training and determination, she stops at nothing to follow leads and find her sister.
"The Universe Machine"
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dr. Peter Hill is an environmental official with the US government. He is called from the White House and is directed to send a team with him to investigate a large alien Object that was found in New Zealand. Dr. Hill discovers that there are many more Objects than what was told to him. But most importantly, the Objects appear to be mere cogs of a much, much larger Machine!
Morning Warning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
It’s never too early to be on alert, especially when the weather is concerned, and for Anthony and his family, one morning could mean the difference between life and death. With no watches or warnings, and little more than a drizzle outside, it seemed like a smooth day ahead. Fate, it seems, may just have other plans. Will they survive the morning? Read on and find out in “Morning Warning”.
Space Jockey
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
While in space a crew finds an ancient message, find'n were it's come'n from and what it means to them.
Forged
Series: The Reforged Trilogy, Book 2.5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,540. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by looseleafstories@gmail.com. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Before anything can be reforged, it must first be made, forged by pain and experience. Forged includes four short stories that take place before Anvil of Tears and the rest of the Reforged trilogy. This book contains Purity, Little Hawk, Beauty by Night and Songs and Sigils in Space.
Dog Aliens: Kaxian Duty - A Short Story
Series: Dog Aliens. Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three month old alien Clem faces his first day of Kaxian duty with anxiety. What will be his assignment? If only his tail didn't have a mind of its own, he might be less anxious. This is a free 10-page short story. Hope you like it and want to read the Dog Aliens books! They are written to amuse people of all ages who love dogs. No dogs are harmed in any of these stories.
Switch Child 2
Price: Free! Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Karl Hoffman has an adopted son like no other. Colin's mind is six years old, while his body is six feet underground. The child now exists in the electrical conduits of computers, cables and power lines. How do you raise a child who can only communicate via digital media? What kind of great service can such an intelligence render humanity? What kind of damage is he capable of?
Social Psycho
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story set in the near future. What happens when your social media profiles turn bad?
Mimsey's Tale
Series: For Your Safety, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
From birth to death, they were built to serve us. Utterly loyal. That's how they're programmed after all.
Star Cross'd Chatters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A short story about love and technology with a twist. Two star cross'd lovers meet online and fall in love, but all is not what it seems. Their world is about to get a little bigger.
Sasquatch Live
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This is a collection of the first five short stories searching for the truth. Do they still exist? see Sasquatch Across the Camp Fire Do they have a culture? see Big Foot Comes to Town How do they communicate with Humans? see Have Club Will Travel.
Spiders!
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The family thought they'd moved into their dream house... they found that they may have prematurely moved into their own tombs. The spiders that populate this residence are unlike any that have come before. They're dangerous, they're smart, and there's a lot of them.
Bugging Out
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Change is hard to deal with under the best of circumstances, but what do you do when everything you know seems to be disappearing around you? A lonely, cantankerous shopkeeper struggles to keep what’s left of his world. “Bugging Out" is a science fiction / fantasy short story, and is also in the collection "Still Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Have Club Will Travel
Price: Free! Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Once again the narrator finds his life in danger while trying to learn more about why the Sasquatch have chosen not to become a part of the greater society. Are the Big Foot not able to understand the risks they take in refusing to conform?
At What Price?
Series: Body Donor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2013 by Pharos Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In 2012 Alexander Vernick killed his fiance after someone proved she was stealing from him. That person then turned him in and he was arrested and tried. He managed to get off but has spent part of a decade looking for the person who ratted on him and he's found him. Now he can have his revenge. But what price will he have to pay another ten years down the line? Parental discretion advised.
Family Hour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the near future, Valued Associate Echo 900682972187 "lives" all his days within the narrow walls of his Multitasking Cubicle-Home Station (MCHS). Every aspect of his existence is completely focused on "Productivity," the bridge to Global Corporation's utopia, the mythical "7th Era." Once a year, Valued Associates may communicate with their biological parents. Welcome to "Family Hour."