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Silence Is Golden: A Short Story
By Robert Stanek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
"Silence Is Golden" is one of my early short stories. In the distant future, the universe is controlled by Majority-1. Their rule is supreme. No one dares oppose them, and so it is against all odds that Ev tries to make a stand against them. To do so, however, she must sacrifice everything and everyone she holds dear.
Upon A Midnight Clear
By Ian Thomas Healy
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
On Christmas Eve, somewhere out in the Asteroid Belt, a lonely prospector happens across something he never expected to find.
Assassination (Tank Science Fiction Series #10)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Series: Tank, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
With Jen in hospital, Tank has more than his fair share of problems. However, when presented with an opportunity to take on a 60,000,000 dollar job, Tank accepts. The team is in for the fight of their careers in their mission to assassinate the UN President. Can they pull through and get the prize, or will they die fighting for it? Download and find out now!
Lone Wolf (Tank Science Fiction Series #9)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Series: Tank, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Michael wants peace and sometimes to get that you need to deal with bad people. One such person, needs a CIA boss, holed up in the US Army's heavily protected VIP Hotel, dead and he's willing to help Michael in exchange for the favor. Michael has quite a challenge in front of him if he wants to get to the target. Can he fight his way through 35 floors, mechs and more? Download to find out now!
Die, Tank, Die! (Tank Science Fiction Series #8)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Series: Tank, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Ex-President Thompson has found out about Tank's upgrades and decides to capture Tank in the hope of gaining a valuable new weapon in his campaign to bring peace to the world - by any means necessary. Steel is commissioned to do the job and promptly kidnaps Jen. Can Tank get his wife back and defeat Steel? Download and find out now!
Bad Blood
By A.L. Brown
You set the price! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Z-Day. The end of civilization. The beginning of an age where humanity is scattered, decimated, and engaged in nothing but survival in the face of the zombie hoards. In this post-apocalyptic wasteland, one family of gunslingers is having fun. A Z-Day story by A.L. Brown.
The Morbid Fairy Tale Collection
By Kira Fleischman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Work in the future will revolve around death. Leisure time will be eliminated. Drugs wll be utilized not pleasure, but control. Trial by jury is replaced with terrifying music. Nine different short stories will play hide and seek with your mind and emotions. You are cordially invited to enter this psychological amusement park of sickly soured fantasy.
The Visitors (short story)
By Matthew Holley
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A friendly alien village welcomes strange visitors to their planet but the visitors bring unwelcomed and dangerous visitors of their own.
The Elixir
By Lawrence Frederick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An alien invasion is just a glass of cold, refreshing glass of milk away.
Tank Upgraded (Tank Science Fiction Series #7)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Series: Tank, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tank has been captured by the CIA and now Jen needs to get him back. Unfortunately, their sources lead them to Paris, which is in the center of a European turf war. Entering the fray themselves, they find out Tank is being held in a mega-fortress that is virtually impossible to get into. Can Jen and the team get Tank back? Download to find out now!
Kidnapped (Tank Science Fiction Series #6)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Series: Tank, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jen has been kidnapped by the CIA and Tank is in Rio to get her back. However, with his contact leading him in circles and mobsters on his tail, Tank needs to think quick and move even quicker. Can Tank get Jen back before the CIA move her, or will he end up dead in some back alley at the hands of the mob? Download and find out now!
LA Brawl (Tank Science Fiction Series #5)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Series: Tank, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Drugs, cops and gangsters - Tank and his team will have to take them all on if they want control of the drug trade in LA. However, with hundreds of gang members and the infamous LA Cops on the scene, this battle could be out of their league. Can Tank and the team save Mike from the very drug pushers they were sent to eradicate, or will they be the ones to lose their lives? Download and find out!
Aid Agency Swindle (Tank Science Fiction Series #4)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Series: Tank, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
President Thompson wants the aid agencies support and he will do anything to get it. In steps Tank, our favorite mercenary/cyborg, to secure that support. However, not everything is as it seems and a easy job turns into a nightmare as Tank's rival, Steel, enters the fray. Can Tank pull it together for long enough to defeat his worst enemy and complete the mission? Download and find out inside!
Alien Science Fiction Vol. 1
By Simon J. Cooper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ranging from humorous to dark and gritty, to the downright dark, every story in the Alien Science Fiction series has one thing in common — aliens. The first five stories here either directly take an alien's viewpoint, or feature the effect of alien life on humans, or journey to alien worlds, whether real or virtual.
Happiness Worms on Lamm???
By Simon J. Cooper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
How can you find happiness, true lasting happiness? Know anything about the Transync Monks, or the Happiness Worms on Lamm Island? Lurk on a travel forum from another galaxy and help a Gooboy find the answers.
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By Simon J. Cooper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
They've come from the stars, and when they're finished with Earth, humanity will be finished. Can anyone survive their violent takeover?
Blood Sick
By Simon J. Cooper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A vampire must have blood to survive, even if that vampire is an alien shipwrecked on Earth after a secret landing to harvest human blood. But surviving on human blood comes at a high cost, both for this vampire, and her victims.
Alien Plant Dreams
By Simon J. Cooper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When a lonely man raises a truly alien plant species from a seedling, strange things happen, and his life takes a sinister turn.
No Cry For Help
By Simon J. Cooper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Professor Cree Caarlso receives a desperate call from an old friend, he finds himself the only one who can help. No Cry For Help is a whodunit set on an alien world where a humanoid species have developed from a dolphin like ancestor.
The Wizard of Light Meets the Wizard of Rock and Roll
By Terry Hayman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Maxie is on a mission for the cash-strapped high school of science and magic she attends. She must convince the hottest rock band on the planet to come and play for their school fundraiser or watch her school get shut down. But when she actually gets an audience with the band, she finds nothing about them is what it appears.