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My Curious Ocean
Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
The advertisement promised the ride of your life, and finding myself on the far side of bored one day I decided to take them up on it. The Universe of Sensation, they called it. Must be experienced to be believed. I decided to experience, paid the fee, and off we went.
The Royal Runaway (fantasy/sci-fi short story)
Price: Free! Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young princess embarks on a desperate quest to find her missing mother.
Trajectory and Other Works
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Trajectory and other works is a quartet of litographs - an experimental literary form that uses language to generate complex temporal images in the mind of the reader the elements of which, when taken together, tell their story. 'Trajectory and other works' runs to a total of approximately 25 pages and is the literary equivalent of a 7" single.
Death and Taxes
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Valerie D Kirkwood. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eight short stories covering the range from mythical through fantasy to inter-dimensional, and more! Thought-provoking commentary on altruism, greed and politics. Witty, pithy and pointed, these stories will please many different tastes.
The Lightning Gun
Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Storm Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
A strange tale of time travel and murder in which a gun hits the target 10 years after firing...
Interzone 242 Sept - Oct 2012
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hard SF by CW Johnson and recent Hugo winner Ken Liu accompany, as this was out for Halloween, a ghost story, to keep readers quivering, from one of Debbie Urbanski, Lavie Tidhar, Priya Sharma, making her Interzone debut, or Karl Bunker but why spoil it by saying which? Jim Steel interviews David Brin in the book reviews. Ben Baldwin continues his tarot inpired cover series with The Priestess.
Z
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Z lives confined to a white room, watched by a security system specifically created to hold him. Z is the last one of the thousand children born from artificial wombs, endowed with extraordinary intelligence and physical abilities that put him one step higher on the evolutionary ladder. Z has an escape plan.
Inheritance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Amun discovers that his family is connected to power, wealth and infamy, he enlists a friend to help him get his share. But does he really want the ancient inheritance that’s coming to him? Inheritance is a sci-fi/fantasy short story, and is also available in the collection "More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Red Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lantis is a brilliant young man and one of the most intelligent people in the world. Atly is his younger brother, always immersed in his wonderful fantasy world, constantly creating stories filled with creatures of legend. When their dad takes them to the Dragons Reservation—to study seismic fissures—Atly discovers something that will threaten the planet’s very own existence.
Terra Nova. Antología de ciencia ficción contemporánea
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 110,740. Language: Spanish. Published: November 18, 2012 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Premio Ignotus 2013 a la mejor antología, mejor cuento extranejero y mejor portada. Relatos de Ted Chiang, Ken Liu, Ian Watson, Víctor Conde... Ocho autores internacionales demuestran que la ciencia ficción no ha perdido su garra ni su capacidad especulativa, y que es la narrativa que más y mejor trata de las preocupaciones, desafí
Bodyguard From The Future
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this short story a timid man gets attacked at his mother's house. Read how he travels back in time to be his own bodyguard! But can the past be changed?
Legado Vermelho
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,490. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Lantis é um jovem brilhante, e uma das pessoas mais inteligentes do mundo. Atly é o seu irmão mais novo, sempre metido no seu mundo de fantasia, constantemente a inventar histórias povoadas de criaturas lendárias. Quando o pai, um conceituado cientista, os leva à Reserva dos Dragões, para estudar fendas sísmicas, Atly descobre algo que ameaçará a existência do próprio planeta.
And it was such a nice little town..
Price: Free! Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The real town of Truro, Nova Scotia has problems. It's suffered similarly to the rest of the Canadian province with one small exception: Truro is the Hub of paranormal phonomenon. The following is a collection of short stories about children dealing with disturbing, real life occurances.Childrens imaginations run rampant to explain the circumstances they cannot emotionally fathom.
Z
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Z vive confinado numa sala branca e vigiado por um sistema de segurança criado especificamente para o conter. Z é o último de mil crianças nascidas de úteros artificiais, dotado de um extraordinário poder de raciocínio e capacidades físicas que o colocam um degrau acima da evolução humana. Z tem um plano para escapar.
Chronicles
Series: Dreamer. Price: Free! Words: 17,300. Language: American English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a collection of my dreams over a period of roughly three decades. I have arranged them in a semi-story fashion as some of them seem to be continuations of other dreams.
How to Keep Your Head When Everyone Wants to Put it on a Spike
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Caught in a sticky situation, an oft-misused starship underling concocts a way to make everyone pay - but him.
Ambition
Series: Perception. Price: Free! Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
AMBITION is a short story prequel to PERCEPTION, capturing the beginning of Noah and Zoe’s story from Noah’s POV. 5k = approximately 20 pages
Pro robotov, presidenta i apelsiny (In Russian)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,650. Language: Russian. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
About Robots, a President and Oranges. Sci-fi short stories.
A Second Date
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The U. of F. campus looked odd this morning. The vines on the dorm were much bigger than I remembered. I also didn't recall drinking enough to find myself sleeping in the forest, across of Anne's dorm, this morning. Little did I know that this morning would turn out to be the true test of how space and time could test the meaning of love.
4 Elements Of War
Series: The Adventures Of Janr Ssor, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A 3000 year old battle is foretold by two Delphan Oracles with one tongue. The arena's are 4 and never before. Fought in the D-dimension, you will experience the war worlds of Air, Fire, Water and Earth, which only exist once every 3000 years at the will of a sentience so ancient no one knows its name.