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Venus Falls
Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Eliot has been a slave all his life, but when he meets the beautiful Duchess, his life is turned around when he is invited to serve the royal family. But not all is well on the planet: rebellion is brewing on Venus, and Eliot is about to get swept up in it.
Great Minds
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sebastian Sage,scientist, genius, is approached by GREAT MINDS, a group whose mission is to send the most intelligent people into the future, via cryogenics, to fix the greater problems man will encounter. Learning that his nemesis, Niles DeMoss Yardley, is on board, Sage agrees. In a blink, he awakens, connected to the other Great Minds, whose mission is now one he should have anticipated.
The Abode: The Last Human Settlement
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The fate of what’s left of mankind hangs in the balance when foreign invaders emerge from the skies.
Ecopunk!: Speculative Tales Of Radical Futures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,190. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
19 stories of meteorological, agricultural and biological technologies, alternative histories, arcologies and communes, beauty in flooded cities, innovations in cross-continental travel, animals on the verge of extinction, androids, reality tv, new food, environmental refugees, the divide between humans and animals, and friendship, family and love.
Frost Fire Worlds: November 2017
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2017 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
Drabble Harvest Special Edition #1: Alien Bedtime Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2017 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Drabble Harvest Special Edition #1: Alien Bedtime Stories
Holy Roundness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When a cult flourishes around a mysterious, floating sphere, believers may be in for a big surprise. A version of this story previously appeared in the Wyrd Wravings collection.
Creepy Time Volume 1: A Book of Creepypasta Stories
Series: Creepy Time. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: American English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Collection of short horror stories: psychological terror, paranormal events, Deep Web experiences, urban myths, mysteries, ghosts, and more. Creepy Time, Volume 1 is the first volume of an entire collection of short horror stories. Welcome to the World of horror in short stories...
Cloud Door
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: Australian English. Published: November 3, 2017 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
So, we’ve done this job, and I’m checking our tails are clear, and I find they’re not—and then I find the only way to kick clear is to find the Cloud Door. Only trouble is the Cloud Door’s a legend, and Mack? Well, he’s not too fond of chasing legends. Fortunately, this one’s a no-brainer: we want to live, and that’s got to be enough to make anyone chase a legend, right?
Lean Season
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Moments later they returned: hooting, hollering, a jangling parade of gunpowder and sweat. Frank watched disbelieving as the younger men passed. Custer and company were going to war. The only thing missing was a bugle boy.
Revival (Episode 4)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After the brutal attack on Abigail and her party of Wardens, Abigail comes back to consciousness in a strange new place and surrounded by strangers. Despite her need for answers of this new place, Abigail's only thought is of her fellow Wardens. Did Adam and Jordan survive? Would they ever see their home again?
Judge Jury: Hybrid Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Artificial intelligence, suspense, revenge, murder, and a prequel to the movie Collateral. Stories from award winning author Jonathan Lowe.
Crystals And Destiny
You set the price! Words: 42,280. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A compilation of Power Colors Short Tales including: "Crum's Crystals", "Corporal Xasl", "Aarn Becomes A Man", and "Healing Cil" All these stories focus on people overcoming obstacles in a realm filled with those who can call the Power Colors and make magical things happen.
Journey To The Mastery
You set the price! Words: 40,310. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Compilation of 4 Power Colors Short tales including: "Master Mixer Sslasl", "Sslasl and the Mastery", "Mika's Art", and "Zaable's Destiny" All are stories of individuals that follow difficult paths to the mastery.
Astral - Night 2
You set the price! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As the events from the night before haunt the young man, he has trouble falling asleep. But eventually he dozes off and finds himself encountering another being from this supposed other plane of existence. What comes next, leaves him traumatized. This is the second installment of a six part short story series.
The Rescue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
~ Sci-Fi Speculative Fiction Short Story ~ Ordered to fly low-level scans for trilidium on an uninhabited rock of a planetoid known only as X37, Teelak and Adria yearn for more exciting missions. Then they survive a crash landing only to learn the rock isn't as empty as they think. Just what is out there? Will they be rescued?
Reach's Roaches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
KYLE REACH has a family secret. A strange disease that fatally strikes the males in the family by their mid-twenties. His wife CHARISSA prays the disease skips Kyle, for she doesn’t want to spend the better part of her life a widow. She doesn’t want to raise her unborn son by herself either. But there is something more to the Reach women, Kyle’s mother and grandmother, than just surviving widows.
Love Machine: A Robot Romance
Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When a handsome Robot barista, Mr. Bean, is installed in the kitchen at her place of work, Phyllis’ begins to suspect that it has more than just coffee on its mind. Sadly, things escalate out of control and once the robot disappears and rumors swirl around the office, Phyllis is left writing a drunken confession to her friend Gregg, to proclaim her innocence and explain how it all went so wrong.
P is for Potential
Price: Free! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"P is for Potential" is another compilation of several of Boutell's short stories. Several longer than his previous compilation, these short stories begin to show Boutell's prowess of storytelling in the fantasy, horror, and sci-fi genres.
Disharmony of the Spheres
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,730. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2017 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mental illness is very common in our society, but it’s also very misunderstood. Many view those with mental illnesses as being weak, but there is a great deal of strength in those that must battle their own minds on a regular basis. Disharmony of the Spheres focuses on characters with mental illnesses that are still able to be successful. They may not completely overcome their illnesses, but they