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Flash of Copper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by ShadowInk Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Step into a world of automatons and airships, jungle explorers and demons. Flash of Copper is a collection of super short steampunk stories, some previously released as part of a weekly flash fiction challenge and others exclusive to this volume.
Lightship Chronicles Chapter 2: Rescue Hoppers
Series: Lightship Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Read it free at www.lightshipchronicles.com Lightship Chronicles is a cross between Star Wars and Lord of the Rings, with a touch of the Hunger Games. It is a science fiction adventure that follows our young protagonists as they unveil mystery after mystery of the world they live in.
Grands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by Dingbat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sharing a birthday not only with each other but also with the founding of the lunar colonies themselves, Moriel and Kellan are resigned to being minor celebrities for the centennial celebrations. Their friendship, which has lasted a century, is sorely tested when old jealousies arise.
Nothing Fishy Going On Here
Series: GEMATRIA. Price: Free! Words: 21,290. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a new story in the Fan Q award-winning Sahaj Universe series, which started in the fanzine, IDIC #1 (1975-1983).. Revived in 2015, the saga about Spock's son, Sahaj, continues from life as a twelve-year-old, just beginning to settle in to live in his grandparents' home on Vulcan -- about as far a cry as one could get from the way he was brought up. Genre: Fan humor/Vulcans.
Collected Vale Volume 11
Series: The Collected Short Stories of Douglas T. Vale. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 150,820. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The eleventh volume of the collected short works of Douglas T. Vale, which includes many wonderful and entertaining stories in a pleasing variety of genres. Science fiction, fantasy, sitcom, horror, and other types of excellent storytelling are included.
Hammer and the Trolls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a world where trolls can invade a castle from the inside, an interstellar prince finds he’s not the only one who can fire a sun-cannon, and the princess discovers she isn’t the only one who needs rescuing.
Ch05En: Jane
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jane grew up in the Prime Compound, the main base of operations for the Genetic Extremists. She always knew the cult life wasn't for her. When Jane decides to tarry on her one allowed day out in the world, she finds out the past isn't something you can just walk away from - especially for a Chosen with abilities like hers. She'll have to do everything she can to live the life she wants.
Two Delta India Echo
Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
After losing his wife, daughter, and career, Jack hit rock bottom, before meeting Cindy. Now with a renewed focus in his life, Jack is out to shut down the most powerful organization in the country. He has an arsenal of combat-hardened skills, low self-esteem, more demons than one closet can hold, and a constant push to self destruction. But, will it be enough?
The Martian Wave: 2015
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,660. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Martian Wave: 2015 brings you stories and poems that look at humanity’s exploration and colonization of space, with a special emphasis on our solar system. Within these pages you’ll find stranded astronauts, potentially dangerous aliens, people struggling with dangerous indigenous life, and dangerous thoughts from their own minds, plus much much more.
Chema, el Catracho Migrante
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: Spanish. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Chema es el mejor ejemplo del migrante que logra triunfar en los Estados Unidos. Descubrió el poder del dinero y con él lo consiguió todo.
O'Mally's Station
Price: Free! Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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Commodore Edwina O'Mally wasn't active command anymore, well, at least she wasn't until reports came in from Station 321 indicating that the commanding officer had been murdered. The method of murder indicates an enemy that most have long forgotten, but O'Mally has studied for most of her career. She's sent out to assess the situation and take command.
Sugar Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2015 by David Lee Summers. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Sugar Sweet's Uncle Max falls ill and his collaborators disappear, she investigates the old Victorian mansion where he conducted his research. She soon finds the collaborators -- or what's left of them -- along with an angry Neanderthal. She also finds her uncle's research project, a working time machine.
Contaminación
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: Spanish. Published: August 14, 2015 by Ernesto Panamá. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
2015 Muerte por calor, terremotos más frecuentes, tsunamis, sequías, la Madre Tierra nos está dando señales de que se encuentra enferma. Las transnacionales obtienen enormes ganancias y ahorran contaminando y envenenando el agua, el aire y la tierra. ¿Será posible que la ambición del hombre nos lleva a una guerra como la que se sucede en la obra? Tú que piensas amigo lector.
A potom začalo pršať
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: Slovak. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Neveril, že by sa mohla čistá duša vedca tak rýchlo pokaziť a zabudnúť na všetko, čím kedy bola. Vízia poznávania bola predsa najvyššou métou. Mantra každého vedca, nech sa už venoval čomukoľvek. Koniec koncov, bol si istý, že dejiny mu raz dajú za pravdu.
Stardust and Ash
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Stardust and Ash is a collection of seven science fiction short stories and eight poems, each tied together by a theme of tragedy, loss, and accepting our own mortality. Each science fiction story in this collection shows the darker side of the human condition.
The Harvest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“It’s clear that they don’t want me dead—maybe they want what is in my mind…” A man wakes up in a spherical room with no memory of how she got there or why he is there. As he grapples with his new reality, he discovers that all is not quite as it seems, and that he is a part of a harvest—and one that he may not survive.
The Gorgon
Series: Tales of the Rondo Ronin, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: Australian English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Fair Folio. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this episode Ilan is desperately searching for Celeste after her dramatic disappearance. Who he doesn’t expect to find though is the Gorgon, another musical attacker eerily similar to Celeste. However this time the odds are stacked against him as Ilan must also contend with the Gorgon’s unlikely ally.
A Phony Love Affair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Fanciful Erotica. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Six and Orange thought it was going to be easy for two phones who love each other to be together, but when their masters break up, they are ruthlessly pulled apart. Now they must battle all the odds against them in order to be together... even if it means creating suspicions about their masters' faithfulness towards their new partners. Will the love between these two phones prevail?
Aurealis #83
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #83 contains the best new speculative fiction from exciting new authors. This issue has fantastic new fiction as well as reviews and articles, stunning artwork and even a bit of light-hearted fun.
A Hodgepodge Collection of Soft Science Fiction Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A HODGEPODGE COLLECTION OF SOFT SCIENCE FICTION STORIES This collection of soft science fiction stories consists of two novelettes and five short stories. There's a story about a medieval world ravaged by a plague. Two of the stories involve time travel while two other stories are about a character in a gray robe.The last story,s ending is left to the reader's imagination.