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Symbiotes
Series: Horizon Station, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Vance, Ava, and Remi claimed an abandoned space station, they left many of their problems behind. But even with an entire station to themselves, they still have to learn with one another. Symbiotes is the second story in the Horizon Station series. You can read it on its own, but it will probably be more enjoyable when read along with the other stories in the series.
Dia Thorpe (Origins Part 5)
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It has been weeks since Dia Thorpe met the alien known as Gheid. Her memories are still lost to her but perhaps she should forget about the old ones and create some new. Her day is about to become a little complicated. This is a short story of 2,400 words. It is part five in the 'Origins' series of stories which connect with one another in unexpected ways.
Better Tomorrows: A Speculative Fiction Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Here’s a collection of ten science fiction and fantasy stories with an optimistic streak. These stories, all by author Robert Collins, have appeared in The Fifth Di and Hadrosaur Tales, among others, and have appeared as short-story ebooks
Deathday
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sam just came home from a hard day at work. The last thing he was expecting to find was a deathday notice. With just two weeks notice of his impending death follow Sam as he tries to make the most of his last days and find love before it's too late.
Pachyderm and the Cheerleader
Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
The Pachyderm is an overweight superhero who protects the citizens of Midway. When he rescues a beautiful pro football cheerleader, she falls for him...which leads to danger when his enemies find out and target her.
All Flesh Is Grass
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
When a producer of cloned meat gets tired of the business, things get either odd or delicious. You decide which.
Honored: 7 Honorable Mention Stories from the Writers of the Future Contest
Price: Free! Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Each of the seven meaty stories in this novel-length sci-fi collection earned an Honorable Mention in the world-renowned Writers of the Future contest over the past several years. This anthology includes four The File, Pause, Seer, Superthread, A Slave to Race, Decisions Decisions, and the previously-unpublished New Beginnings – the most recent of the stories to receive the honor.
8 Fantasy Flashes
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Flash fiction is a very, very short story. These 8 are just 250 words each. They are fantasy and sci-fi themed.
il drago divina :: The Dragon Divine (Update 4/24/2014)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
The story of the lost android continues. Life has turned against her, and for a cyborg with no life, that is like a stab in the back. Continuation of il cyborg divina.
Urknod Army: Self-Help Bulletin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This is a genuine copy of the Self-Help Bulletin, (issue no.1), as issued to all members of the Urknod army. Contains many useful tips and pieces of advice to help improve your body count and your ability to bring terror and despair to the cowardly enemy. All hail the mighty Umperor Rodgarr!
Wizard Model 2267
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A lonely robot, damaged and alone on a strange planet has lost his memory. While exploring the fantastic and war ravaged landscape he chooses to help it's woodland creatures, and in the process uncovers his violent and destructive purpose. Can a robot change? Wizard Model 2267 is a short story that combines elements of fantasy and steam punk to weave a rich and thought provoking tapestry.
Are We There Yet?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The more things change, the more they stay the same. The Larson family head out in their space-RV on a vacation trip to Venus when the mini-disasters start piling up, soon leading to an age-old refrain… "Are we there yet?" A science fiction humor short story.
Jumper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Living in voluntary exile on a space station, the Earth looks so near, but it is still unobtainable. The view can drive people mad.
A Dog's Purpose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The ghast he was hunting was small. It must have barely imagined itself into existence under the house before he smelled it. He and Aggy had tackled much rougher ones, ghasts which had imagined all kinds of interactions with the world. Buy Aggy was gone, and it wasn’t the same without Aggy.
Female Science Fiction Writer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,040. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
These stories are like a disease - only one you wouldn't mind catching. Mint-addicted aliens. Talking horses. Little girls in wheelchairs who get the chance to pilot starships. Odd jade carvers who save the last Mayan city by magic. A sexy wolf girl who saves a teddy bear boy and her clown boyfriend’s heart. Fourteen stories by award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer Amy Sterling Casil.
The Power Plant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It seemed like the ideal power source, cleaner and safer than atomic energy. But unexpected problems arose.
Milk Run
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
On a regular planet hop made many times before without incident the first blemish on a perfect record is only ever less than a second away. When the worst happens can anyone save them?
Gheid (Origins Part 4)
Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Gheid has been in imprisonment for several years when, for the first time since being captured, noises of a fight alert him to the possibility of escape. But who is Gheid? This is a short story of 1.990 words. It is part four in the 'Origins' series of stories which connect with one another in unexpected ways.
Harvest Ship
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The massive spaceship appeared out of nowhere and soon descended to hover over the east coast.Whilst the academics and military considered a response the bountiful harvest commenced. But the visitors were honest traders and they gladly left a very generous gift for humankind, one that would speed development. Sadly, for humankind, they couldn't read the instructions.
Explorers: Beyond The Horizon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
EXPLORERS: BEYOND THE HORIZON is a short story anthology featuring characters forever changed by their discovery of lands and worlds beyond their own. Whether it's by charting new stars, trekking across fantastical realms, sailing new oceans, or traversing the wild and unknown spaces between dimensions, readers will find the unimaginable in the pages of EXPLORERS.