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The Revenge of the House Hurlers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,120. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Fifty-four astounding, Irreal, surreal tales, including giant deconstruction workers, carnivorous butterflies, purchasing a mechanical eternal life, chickens in business competition with poultry farmers, what your closet monster might be doing while you are away at work, balancing the equine, poverty as spectator sport, and other thought twisting predicaments..
Edge of Light: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tonight is the night. They can’t stop me. I’ll see what’s outside our village. Let them laugh and sneer all they want. I’ll prove them wrong. I’ll show them there is nothing to fear, that monsters are only myths. Then, everyone will really know what lies beyond the edge of light. Set in a post-apocalyptic America, Edge of Light is an intriguing short story by Dawn Saga author, Zachariah Wahrer.
Miguel Unmade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: Australian English. Published: January 20, 2019 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Captured by the space wolves and held aboard their battle cruiser, Miguel doesn’t think things could get worse—and then he discovers he’s sharing his cell with the very two psychopaths he’s been trying to avoid. Dragged into their next deadly scheme, he faces two choices—do what they want and live as their captive, or save Earth and die horribly as a result. Just what he loses is up to him.
So Absurd It Must Be True
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This collection of 42 short stories humorously explores the dark and ironic side of human behavior. Each hero has a mission – to make you smile, think and learn something new about yourself and the world. Everything is an allegory, until it is not. Everything is emotional, raw and relatable. Everything is a mix of erotica, sci-fi and humor.
The Sand Snake Saga Volume 1, Chapter 2: The Crew
Series: The Sand Snake Saga. Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The second installment of the Sand Snake Saga. Golf 5 is assigned a mission he desperately wants to avoid. He and his crew are carry out an assassination of an Emperor. But the Emperor happens to be the Dorian slave empire which Golf 5 once belonged.
Le dernier musicien
Series: Horizons parallèles, #21/52. Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: French. Published: January 20, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Florent pourrait bien être le dernier musicien sur Terre, mais il refuse d'y croire. Le reportage qui lui est consacré lui permettra-t-il de trouver d'autres artistes ?
Más Jim de lo que creéis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: Spanish. Published: January 19, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
El señor Jim es un piloto espacio temporal al servicio del Imperio Cardasiano. En sus innumerables viajes por la galaxia deberá atrapar un ejemplar de extraño ente alienígena, acabar con un negocio de trata de mujeres espaciales, descubrir los malévolos planes de un misterioso mago, acabar con una guerra ancestral, asaltar un tren, escapar de un desconocido planeta, entre otras cosas.
Más Jim de lo que creéis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: Spanish. Published: January 19, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
El señor Jim es un piloto espacio temporal al servicio del Imperio Cardasiano. En sus innumerables viajes por la galaxia deberá atrapar un ejemplar de extraño ente alienígena, acabar con un negocio de trata de mujeres espaciales, descubrir los malévolos planes de un misterioso mago, acabar con una guerra ancestral, asaltar un tren, escapar de un desconocido planeta, entre otras cosas.
THE DNA CHRONICALS SAGA BOOK 5
Series: THE DNA CHRONICALS SAGA. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A giant woman made entirely out of water jumped out of the water. She was literally 15 metres tall!!! I grabbed a bunch of pine cones. Matilda screamed “I have made a biological fuel. James give this boat a cylinder with a nozzle on one end. The water lady was standing on the sand.
The Moctezuman
Price: Free! Words: 14,330. Language: American English. Published: January 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
★★★★★ "It's The Martian meets The Evil Dead... at the end of the Aztec Empire." Two scifi/horror short stories. I wonder...Maybe Moctezuma knows what I really am. I mean, I look human. At least I _think_ I got all the head-holes in the right places. But what if Moctezuma knows about the ancient astronauts? What if this time, my adventure is over? >>> Free Audio Version included.
Apparition Lit, Issue 5: Resistance (January 2019)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,650. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to the fifth issue of Apparition Lit! Our theme was Resistance and we wanted stories that challenged you and asked you to step up. Apparition Lit is a quarterly speculative fiction magazine that features short stories and poetry. We publish original content with enough emotional heft to break a heart, with prose that’s as clear and delicious as broth.
One Year of Instants (2018)
Series: Years of Instants. Price: Free! Words: 209,490. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three hundred and sixty-five days. Three hundred and sixty-five stories. All inspired by people like you, from all over the world and from all walks of life. Science fiction, fantasy, and something close to the real world collide in a mix of pure randomness. Take a walk on the weird side as you journey through... one year of Instants.
Sonnet of the New Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When a stranger slips an odd key into Jim's pocket on a crowded subway, Jim must decide whether to continue living in a soulless world or risk his life to find something worth living for.
À la dérive
Series: Horizons parallèles, #20/52. Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: French. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Six millénaires de voyage attendent 98 astronautes et leurs descendants destinés à coloniser Proxima-B du Centaure. Seule condition à une traversée sans encombre : un contrôle millimétré de la natalité à bord.
The Creed of the Universe
Price: Free! Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short science-fiction story about how important it is to pursue your goal against all odds. Even if the path is astoundingly difficult. It’s a story about the fact justice is never blind, and everyone gets what they deserve. It’s about courage and nobility manifested at the right moment. It’s about faith, which can overcome everything, even if the only thing remaining is to believe.
The Sand Snake Saga Volume 1 Chapter 1: The Nightmares
Series: The Sand Snake Saga. Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Sand Snakes or an inter-galactic organization of mercenaries. Each has a specialty and rank. The current volume follows the story of the Sand Snake Golf 5 as he begins suffering nightmares of his past.
The Worlds of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Volume IV
Price: Free! Words: 182,740. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The world is full of writers, this small volume captures just some of them.
The Angst of Arthur Boyd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Disguised as a man, River is Chicago's new medical examiner; her brother Archer is its police inspector. Although both are equipped to handle criminals of the 22nd century, their enhancements are far less useful for fighting crime in the Victorian Windy City. The death of Arthur Boyd is their first murder case since being displaced in time. They’ll just have to solve it the old fashion way—almost.
AMYS SLEEP WALKING ADVENTURES BOOK 5 the sleep over from hell
Series: AMYS SLEEP WALKING ADVENTURES!!!!!!. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
I was with my sister Kates friends, Drowsy, Grass and Tracy in a dark spooky room in my apartment. An avian voice crept over the building intercom. “listen humans, I am Rhino. You cannot see me but I can see you. You must hold together for until 4:00AM for Wakers to find you. The phone lines are dead, I am not human. welcome to my game….. the House of Nightmares”.`
Ken's Guide To The Galaxy - More Probing
Series: Ken's Guide To The Galaxy. Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2019 by Ken Squires Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Spending more time on this planet called Earth, I felt like more things had to be probed. So just like the anus' that your sitting on that for some reason someone named a planet after.. Prepare to get probed