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Submerged
Price: Free! Words: 6,000. 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.
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!
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.
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.
In The Red-A Short Story
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
They're humanity's last hope and time is running out. Jenny Avian boards the last ship escaping our doomed planet, a ship built and engineered by her husband, but the horror isn't over for this husband and wife team. The radiation that poisoned our planet has slipped aboard the escape vessel and when the ship enters a strange nebula the terror escalates into something no one ever expected.
Memoirs from the Other Realm: Remiel's Awakening
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Multidimensional being Remiel humorously recounts his first day of existence to his therapist.
Restart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nick finds out his former lover Bridgette is engaged to his abusive brother, and uses his ability to jump back in time to rescue her.
Uncanny Tales of Crush and Pound Annual 1
Series: Uncanny Tales of Crush and Pound Annual ยท Uncanny Tales of Crush and Pound. Price: Free! Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Join Crush and Pound as they travel to Franklinville, NC, in a danger-filled and exciting adventure to rescue a band of missing Eagle Scouts! There is more to the legend of Faith Rock than our heroes could ever have bargained for!!
A Cause for One
Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jaime has waited his whole life for the chance to change the world. Armed with a discrete bio-weapon, he prepares to assassinate the Great Sir of the Seven Systems and free millions from industrial serfdom. But Jaime is on a one way trip, one that will force him to choose between ideology and a love powerful enough to shatter an interplanetary empire.
Interzone #247 Jul - Aug 2013
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,160. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
High summer 's line up: L.S. Johnson, Russ Colson, Jacob A. Boyd, V.H. Leslie, Rebecca Schwarz, and Philip Suggars, whose story placed 2nd in 2013's James White Award. Cover art by Jim Burns +: David Langford's Ansible Link (news & obits); reviews: Nick Lowe's Mutant Popcorn (movie); Tony Lee's Laser Fodder (DVD/Blu-ray); books, including collections from both Chris Beckett & Mercurio D. Rivera.