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In Time for Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Time travelers go back to the birth of Jesus of Nazareth, in an attempt to discover the origins of the "Christmas star".
Walt vs the Space Flunkies
Series: Walt, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Walt and his friends deal with the strange beings from space the only way they know how . . . hillbilly style!
Coffee: 14 Caffeinated Tales of the Fantastic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Coffee plays a major role in each of the stories collected in this book. Brewed from such fine ingredients as magic, wonder, humor, and romance, -Coffee- serves up a unique blend of the fantastic you won't be able to put down.
The Ground Beneath My Feet
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(1.50 from 2 reviews)
When Earth finally can't supoport us all mankind has to come up with an alternate plan to ensure the survival of the species. The ships that carry the seed of humanity out into space won't always find perfect worlds, this is the story of one such discovery.
In the Shadow of Titans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a tale about giant beasts trashing cities, inspired by the giant monster movies of my youth. This tale is not related to “Attack on Titan”. I discovered that anime series only after finishing my rough draft. After viewing a few episodes, though, I saw that the two were nothing alike. They share some terms but that's where the similarities end.
The Return of the Forgotten Ornament
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The sequel to The Forgotten Ornament continues the story of the little girl, the Forgotten Ornament, and their protectors as another Christmas descends upon them.
Better Living Through GRAVY and Other Oddities
Price: Free! Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A quirky collection of seven short short stories of about 1000 words. Strange with dusting of sci-fi, these quick reads offer a brief escape into imaginary worlds with absurdity, excitement, and possibly a laugh. Or two. Three's a stretch. Warning: If a woman named “Aunty Ida” approaches you and offers a solution to your problem, doctors recommend running. Quickly.
Alexandria - Projet Bradbury, #16
Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 16. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: French. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lorsque le narrateur — vous, moi, tout le monde — découvre l'existence du vieux tatoueur, sa curiosité est attisée. Il se renseigne d'abord dans un établissement où le vieillard a ses habitudes, puis décide de passer le cap en allant directement frapper à sa porte. Il ignore alors que les tatouages ont une mémoire... en douze syllabes.
Tale from Omega Station: Accidents Will Happen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Vurp wasn't in a hurry, but Dingul was. He knew Mistress Barazinzinga would pay well for ice mined from the asteroid belt around Omega Station. Surely nothing could go wrong this time...right?
Date From Hell: A Dwarves in Space Short
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story from my Fantasy in Space series.The elven assassin, Taliesin, is set up on a blind date with the female embodiment of every romcom heroine cliche one can think of. Will he escape with his pride and limbs intact?
Marshall: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Marshall, a former gang member and new father is struggling to make ends meet with the love of his life Sarah. After he's fired from his a job an opportunity to make some extra money surfaces when he meets an old friend, the only problem is that it involve's stealing money from a Government program. When things take a turn for the worst Marshall is faced with a life-changing decision.
Brecha Bendita
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Em Brecha Bendita a existência de um homem é afetada de maneira fantástica revelando os múltiplos universos paralelos que nos cercam. Prepare-se para um conto intrigante, capaz de, em poucos minutos, despertar questionamentos sobre o mundo como o conhecemos. Conto da coleção - Te conto por um conto.
Tales from Omega Station: Belly of the Beast
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you were a clone grown for spare parts, kept in a cage for experimentation, how would you feel? Accept your fate and be happy you're helping the 'real' person whose DNA you share? No; I didn't think so...
The Fifth Di... December 2013
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Fifth Di... features some of the best science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry. In this issue: H. David Blalock, Myke Edwards, David C. Kopaska-Merkel, Francis W. Alexander, John Grey, and Rebecca Melanie Sunquist.
Little Boy Found
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Alone in space, one little boy is a long way from home. He is the sole survivor of a damaged Kesian spaceship. The Kes believe in the power of magic to navigate the stars and are in a bitter war against a rival civilization who use the power of Artificial Intelligence to guide their ships. When Captain Paddy Smith rescues the boy, little does he know what he has found.
Patient Review
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Doctor once said "I am definitely a mad man with a box" but what if that's what he REALLY was? Perhaps that might explain his behaviour?
Sunara, la muerte blanca.
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: Spanish. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Viral - Projet Bradbury, #15
Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 15. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: French. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
À part chasser les serpents et compter les nuages, que font Ray et ses deux enfants dans cette station-service abandonnée au milieu du désert australien ? Ils évitent la ville, à tout prix. Mais quand une urgence médicale oblige le père à oublier les distances de sécurité, c'est toute la famille qui se met en danger. Car l'épidémie rôde, sournoise et invisible.
Mr. Moon's Daredevil Messiahs
Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Famous memory-maker and artist Mr. Moon shatters the natural hierarchy separating human and synthetic when a clone of the Company’s Gus line explodes into flame in an attempt to set a new motorcycle jump record. A new church rises, one that views clones of that Gus line as divine. The world holds its breath as a new order forms after tasting a divine memory harvested by a simple clone.
Ad astra: cuentos de ficción científica
Price: $6.76 USD. Words: 51,260. Language: Spanish. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Peter Watts es una de las voces más personales de la ciencia ficción actual, se especializa en ahondar con agudeza y rigor científico en todo tipo de cuestiones biológicas, psicológicas y filosóficas.