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The Last Battle
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Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The long awaited final assault against the evil Volmoths is upon the battle hardened Commander. The Commander preps his remaining troops under the leadership of Sargent Savage and sends them into the last battle.
Digital Hinduism
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A unique perspective on video games and what they might mean in the grander scheme of some people's lives. Another Simple Journey to an Odd Destination.
From the Pen of Greg Norgaard, Book 1: Change the Past
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tom Spencer had found a woman who made him thrill like no other and he knew how lucky he was to have her. Fate, like a sandblaster, erased it all searing it away from his tight grip. In order to rectify what was taken from him, Tom would develop the machine that would allow him to send a message through time.
Tales from the Dome: Heroes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,190. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Moira sees the future. Mind Melter commands an army of the dispossessed. What defines a hero, and who is really pulling the strings? This six-story anthology introduces new readers to the Shadeshifter Chronicles and gives loyal readers a fascinating and LGBT-friendly look at the histories and secrets of all your favourite characters, including Impulse, Void, Ellis Straylight, Seer, and Dan.
Orussian Quarantine
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Series: Tales of shrouded history, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The Orussians had found a way to harness the power of labor by engineering ant-monkeys, a hard-working and loyal slave species—until the uprising. Having manipulated the genes of her own pet ant-monkey,and granting him free will,bioscientist Uriëlla has grievously breached the code of conduct.These events lead to a struggle of biblical proportions which promises to forever alter Orus civilization.
The Mission
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Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain John Rivers, a former smuggler, finally has his past catch up to him when he receives a strange transmission from a former friend-turned-Colonial Federation Major, giving him a way out from his debt to society. He must join together with his traitorous former first mate, Crowley, and deliver supplies to a besieged colony in order to save them, as well as himself.
The Photograph
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Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man discovers the existence of aliens through his babbling friend.
The Evil Green Sorcerer
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You set the price! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
Having heard the warnings but shaken them off, the main character must fight to protect what they love when they learn of an ancient legend which predicts the downfall of the kingdom at the hands of a dark lord that wishes to rule the land and all within it. Driven by mental instability, their goal is to get revenge. My character is pinning for a lost love that he can’t have and turn to the dark.
The Evil Green Sorcerer
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Having heard the warnings but shaken them off, the main character must fight to protect what they love when they learn of an ancient legend which predicts the downfall of the kingdom at the hands of a dark lord that wishes to rule the land and all within it. Driven by mental instability, their goal is to get revenge. My character is pinning for a lost love that he can’t have and turn to the dark.
The Interdimensional Dilemmas of IAN and Betty
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Price: Free! Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Interdimensional Dilemmas of IAN and Betty is an episodic SFF story that reads like a cross between Doctor Who and Jasper Fforde’s Thursday Next series. Betty Mortimer is a theoretical researcher who one day meets the man she'd thought only existed in thesis. He takes her on an adventure through dimensions and what's waiting for them on the other side will be the challenge of Betty's life.
Tin Universe Monthly #21, A First Shot Fired: Part Three
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Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A First Shot Fired: Part Three and February installments of Tin Universe Daily all for the low price of FREE!!
Almost Beyond Imagination: A Real Hologram (A Classic Sci-Fi Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Almost Beyond Imagination: A Real Hologram, is about what happens to most of the crew of a starship as they make first contact with the holographic image of a little girl dressed as a princess.
The Theory of Love at First Sight
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Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"If you’ve received this, I hope you understand. We didn’t mean for it to become this way. I didn’t want it to turn out like this. We lost sight of everything. Even love. Even now, to keep ourselves safe, we weaponised it. This is the theory of love at first sight." - a flash fiction about love at first sight.
Flayed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story, about 3500 words. Donte is a veteran and a colonist on a struggling new world under a hot young flare star. For most of the colonists, the struggle is in coaxing crops out of the alien soil and avoiding the radiation of the flares. But for Donte, he must also deal with the lingering trauma of war -- and a body that feels skinned alive without the armor he once wore in the army.
The Moon Came Down
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A Science-Fiction story with horror overtones from the author who brought you Blood Related and Dreams of Thanatos. A young boy has a horrifying extraterrestrial encounter after a strange object lands on the family’s farm-house. What emerges from the unusual object are the things of nightmares. As he struggles against the strange creatures that have invaded his home, the young boy realizes that fe
The Time It Happened
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Remember what you were doing that day when the world changed? "The Time It Happened" from Third Flatiron Anthologies serves up a buffet of new speculative fiction choices, offering stories and flash humor involving alternate history, time travel, and what-if scenarios of the future.
Spindrift
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Solitary Cat Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jandy-500 lives in a future world of food shortages, energy blackouts and overpopulation. There are rumours that the Government has found a way to make things better. But will their solution work – or will Jandy and her friends be lost forever?
Gain
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You set the price! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
2700 words. The rich feast while the poor labor. The system allows the poor to workout for the rich. Being an upper means staying thin despite indulging. But the table is about to be turned. Who will be able to handle the gain?
What Hope Will Come?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The race of mankind was all but forgotten until it was discovered again by two demonic brothers engaged in a power struggle. They have unwittingly reintroduced mankind to the known universe and doomed their fates to rule it. With mankind unleashed once again, is the universe ready for its return?
The Dark and Shadowy Places
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Price: Free! Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This book is a collection of short stories or ‘flash fiction’, inspired mostly by author Chuck Wendig's weekly writing challenges on his Terrible Minds blog. Most of the stories are based on these challenges and can be found on my short story blog, Under A Starlit Sky, with a few unpublished ones thrown in. Now, please, won't you journey into the dark and shadowy places?