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Ten Thousand Deaths
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Crippled from years of interstellar war and threatened with discharge, Ash must steal her personal space fighter before she loses it forever.
Second Chances
Series: The Fall of the Altairan Empire. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Paltronis may not have started the fight, but she ended it. And her future with the Patrol. Facing criminal charges, she gets one last chance to prove she's not a total screw-up.
Seed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In a future devoid of beauty, where people live and labor in squalid equality, a seed of hope is uncovered. A woman with a secret in a time where secrets mean death, brings life to a dying society.
Submerged
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
An isolated, frail old man trapped in his apartment. What possible threat could he pose to the sociopaths next door? Except Brendan has his wife's foolish bravery to live up to ... This oppressive horror is part of a suite of short science fiction, urban fantasy and horror stories by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing.
Positively Shocking
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Constance Magee is not a street urchin, not a thief, not a lost soul in the street of London. She is a girl surviving Her Majesty’s Empire one day at a time, nursing a sense of right and wrong, And sometimes, that sense doesn’t always see eye-to-eye with the law. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences by Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris.
Beauty Fierce as Stars: And Other Science-Fiction Tales of Mystery and Intrigue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Tenth Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Enter these pages and you will find the unique. This is genre-defying science-fiction providing new and different forms of entertainment. You will meet unforgettable characters through a spectrum of adventures. This work gives a wholly original definition for science-fiction, and indeed a brand new form for the short story.
Alienated
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,130. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Alienated collects six dark speculative fiction stories: "Roadkill Joe", "Insight", "In His Eyes", "Reverie", "Mo's", and "Doppelgänger Mine".
The Greenbrier Resort
Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 2027 and the government has a place for Christian fundamentalists. The government says that Christian fundamentalists are mentally ill people, and must be helped. The week end is over, the family has attended an underground church home. The father warns the family to put their Bibles away in the nook under the stairs. ****Please review this book**** Your opinion matters. Thank you
From Orbit
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
As the Raven reaches orbit all seems routine. The orbiter moves to rendezvous with the orbital platform so they can cycle the crew and resupply. Little do the multinational crew know that events on the planet below will begin to overtake them all, leading to heartbreaking consequences that none of them could have expected. A science-fiction short story by Rob G. Goforth.
The Best of Turtleduck Press
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013 by KD Sarge. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of the best short works of Turtleduck Press. Includes a sneak peek at Kit Campbell's upcoming novel, Shards.
Nowhere to Go
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: Australian English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The Rythig have come to Earth on a diplomatic mission. But there is one member of the mission the Earthlings don't know about. And this small Rythig's very big problem could cause an intergalactic incident...
Dehydration
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A vignette of the human experience, set to a backdrop of science fiction. A character oriented story about the end of the world.
The Circular Logic of Space Exploration
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An unexpected telephone call reignites a retired professor's space travel ambitions, but at what cost—and to whom?
Future Lives - Psychic Visions of the Future!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,030. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Reincarnation, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What type of future do you want for yourself & humanity, one of love & prosperity or one of war, famine & disease? This amazingly prophetic book looks at 10 possible future scenarios for humanity. With special messages from the Ascended Masters you are encouraged to create the future that you want. You have lived before & you will live again! Let it be into a future of love, peace & prosperity!
The Correct Way to Fill Out Form PCR-103-u
Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
(short story) Deep in the bowels of the Bureau of Substandards, new hire Boris Niels discovers a vending machine with a very strange coin in the return slot. Can he get a refreshing beverage and still keep his job? Will he ever find his way back to his home dimension? What is it with aliens and paperwork?
Plasma Frequency Issue 7
Price: Free! Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Fiction By: J. W. Alden Milo James Fowler Julie Frost K. S. O'Neill Nanci Schwartz Steve Simpson J. S. Watts Eleanor Wood Art: Cover art by Laura Givens Book Review: Mermaid by Kate O'Connor
Seeking Forever
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jennifer O'Malley has been separated from her husband and son by miles and a few lifetimes since awakening from Cryogenic sleep in a post-apocalyptic world. She is obsessed to the point of near desperation in her drive to reunite with them; traversing a dysfunctional world far removed from the vision of the founders of Camelot Enterprises.
Chasing After
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Remo has a job that does more than take him to faraway places, it takes him to alternate worlds. Unfortunately for him, taking the job meant he was unable to save his beloved girlfriend. Now, he writes his thoughts in a letter to the late Emily, expressing the biggest regret a world-hopping agent can have. This is a young adult/new adult short story in the Lone Wolves series.
Russell and Maggie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013 by FedoraArts Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A story of friends... A story of loss... A story of pasta... ...and forgetting.
The Fourth Treatment
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
When Jorge92A2020, the only survivor of the first dozen longevity pioneers, grants Andrea an exclusive interview before his Fourth Treatment, she learns the changes from his previous treatments are more than skin deep. He may look like a Neanderthal, but Jorge challenges Andrea to consider her own humanity as he pursues his quest for immortality.