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Keepers of the Automata
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Bryce Munson resents the dreams of the automata. The robotic writers have monopolized the publishing industry, and their dull paperbacks lull the reading public to sleep while the world falls to ruin. A frustrated Bryce becomes a keeper of the machines, and through the robots he distributes the words he hopes will change the world. He fails to understand how his story might set his city to flame.
Falling Apart: Two Short Zombie Stories
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The zombie virus is spreading, and our world is falling apart. Not everyone will react in the same way... Some people will pick up a gun, and some people will make a different choice. Falling Apart includes two haunting stories of regular people caught up in the apocalypse.
How I Met My Mother
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
An orphan boy has terrible nightmares, dreams that only his screams wake him from. So when his orphanage go on a field trip, why is his destination so familiar?
To Protect a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 3)
Series: Alien Rogue Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the first moment Hannah Stowe laid eyes on the intoxicating Keltair male, Liam Fallow, he’s been a distraction. His kisses. His touch. It’s all she can think about. Never did she imagine that this man could be anything more than a dangerous obsession. She certainly never thought he’d end up needing her help.
Cold Beach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: American English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wade Mylin lives alone in a very cold remote place, and were he capable of love, he'd love that strange world. Can Diana change him?
How To Piss Off A Failed Super-Soldier
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the Hugo Award-winning author of "The Water That Falls On You From Nowhere" comes a new short story about family, loyalty, and symbiont-enhanced super-soldiers
The Space Machine
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
“Nano Stories from Hilbert Space” are very short stories set in the whimsical world of Hilbert Space. “The Space Machine” is the tale of a race of stubborn aliens, who do not believe that traveling through space is physically possible. They also deny the concept of time altogether. Only one scientist amongst them disagrees and attempts the impossible: Traveling back in space.
Autumnal Threat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: Australian English. Published: July 2, 2016 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When planet-colonist, Joaquin, takes his daughter, Ry, into the autumn forest to show her the danger lurking amongst the trees, he does not expect to end the day fleeing for his life, nor does he think he can discover more about the spider-like orsovite, or what happened to his wife, one short year ago, but autumn is a time when the leaves fall, and secrets are uncovered.
To Touch a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 2)
Series: Alien Rogue Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It’s a few weeks into Starflight Academy, and Hannah Stowe’s about to lose her mind. Between her class responsibilities, and the unusual work she still has to do for her father, she’s got her hands full. What she needs more than anything is to ease the tension building deep inside her, so she can keep her focus on being the top cadet at the academy.
Retirement: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
With the intergalactic war over, they were supposed to be enjoying retirement. Instead, Mona learns that her husband has died in a gravcar accident, leaving her to hunt his killers. But the couple has too many enemies, and she doesn’t know where to start. She'll have to untangle this new threat before she can retire in peace.
The Toontown Riots of 1949: A Critical and Historical Analysis
Series: Collidor. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016 by Reality Skimming Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was one of the most destructive riots in American history. And you've never even heard of it.
Electric Ice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
'Electric Ice' is a Short Story about a weird phenomena taking place on Earth.
Feed My People
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A short dystopian story centering on the struggle to obtain and deliver food in the wake of severe climate change.
One More for the Road
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Angela's world is automated -- the cars drive themselves. Houses and tablets and phones are always listening to tell you how to do things and warn you against things you're not supposed to do. When she and her boyfriend inherit an old-style manual-drive car, it inspires her to try to master it -- and to realize how little a person actually controls in a technological,automated world.
Revenge Space
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Officer Cordova is finally putting away the past, letting her guard down, and thinking about romance on Platform Eight... but the past doesn't play nice and when the first body turns up, it looks like someone wants revenge...
For Locals Only
Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story set in the not-so-distant future where coastal gangs ride sharks. One such Wetgang must defend its "turf" in a street fight beyond the surf when smugglers cross their territory.
Deathless
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Death comes to for everyone..............Or does it? Just ask Sebastien LaPlante.
And Silent Were The Stars - Part 3: Nightmares
Series: And Silent Were The Stars. You set the price! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
* The 3rd part is finished! Will be out on the 25th June! Hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did writing it! After receiving a distress signal from the mining colony a sole survivor is brought back to the ship. The atmosphere aboard Syracusae gets more tense with every passing moment as crew members start to go missing.
The Trouble with Trimble
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Western
Johnny Trimble rides his cayuse into a western town, on a mission to replace the sheriff. The sheriff isn't all that he seems. But then, neither is Johnny.
Imprint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Doctor. Savior. Prisoner. Malcolm Silvestra’s Synthetic Organ Replacement technique saved the lives of thousands of people. Then “The Scald” deformed and killed millions more. Will Malcolm’s brilliance unlock the secret to freeing Cynthiana from her prison of flesh? Or will he watch her die like all the others?