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The Everpink Slaughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
One bitterly cold Iowa night, an assailant slits the throats of twenty genetically modified pigs. Pressured by a giant biotechnology company and the county's power brokers, Deputy Matt Schaffer must untangle a web of clues to find the assailant--and bring justice to a desperate small town.
Cyber - Part 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Seamless data flow brings words and images together on a screen. Two beings inside the data stream. Lovers. But what is real? And how will they be together? This is part 4 in the 4 part Cyber series, so read parts 1-3 first. Also see: Cyber (Part 1) Spanish Version. A sci-fi, cyberpunk short story series.
Rest Stop Twink
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(1.00 from 1 review)
A short story. Patrick's car breaks down on a deserted byway and he walks to a nearby gas station where he crosses paths with a very attractive twink who offers to help him, but things aren't always what they seem. PLEASE NOTE: this is NOT erotica.
Earth
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Earth is dead. Gary and Ibro orbit the planet on the last space station, reflecting on everything that was ever was, counting down the hours until the world goes dark for the last time.
Engaged 3x12
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In the near future, a worker drone receives disturbing information from an unknown source, leading it to revelations it was never meant to comprehend. But what are those sounds? What could they possibly mean? This is a very short story exploring a new, strange world.
Bad Neighbors
Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.25 from 4 reviews)
Planet Earth has made first contact with an alien race, but despite the good intentions of our visitors the results are disastrous to all of humanity.
Blackout
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
No one can help Dan with his strange addiction. He’s certain this round of rehab is bound to fail, just like the others before it. But his new doctor has other plans. Before he knows it, Dan is undergoing an unsettling course of treatment, one that will force him to question his fragmented memories - and may destroy his entire reality.
Old Sinner's Bones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Agent Edouard St. Just arrives in a rather weather soaked Clontarf Castle, and finds himself immediately surrounded by the incidents that have been plaguing the residents. When blood starts dripping from the walls, and people start disappearing, St. Just realises he has fallen into an ancient conspiracy that he might not survive. Especially with a new opponent hot on his trail!
Down by the River
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Agent Brandon Hill of the Ministry meets Agent Bill Wheatley of the Office of the Supernatural and the Metaphysical in Afton, New York. The House of Usher is moving a large and dangerous weapon through this small town, and it is up to the agents to track it down. However, not all the residents are quite the same as they seem.
Le Classificateur D'Émotions
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 19. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: French. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
D'expérience en expérience, le funambule acoustique fait ses gammes, cherchant dans l'improbable, à s'accorder au va-et-vient d'une réalité élastique. . Ce dix-neuvième épisode révèle à l'acrobate, la portée de sa charge émotionnelle et sa contribution personnelle à l'expansion même, de l'univers.
The Last Vhalgenn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Duty to king and country has shaped Raik's life since birth, but to protect them, she must perform a ritual that betrays all she holds sacred. The Vhalgenn is a warrior, bedmate, soulmate, companion, and friend. Trusted by the king. Hated by the queen. To save the newborn prince, the Vhalgenn will risk her position, her honor, and death itself to honor the Old Ways.
Betwixt Issue 8
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 8 collects all six stories originally published online. Issue 8 includes original fiction by Tom Dullemond, Kyle E. Miller, Frances Rowat, Iona Sharma, Stefan A. Slater, and Matthew A. Timmins.
Dome 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jules goes back to Mars after barely escaping it fifteen years before.
The Demon's Eye
Price: $1.15 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Krystina Merkos escapes her war torn planet on an Imperial warship, where she encounters Ben Paulsen, an old high school flame. When the frigate is attacked by a pirate fleet intent on capturing Krys, she faces impossible choices. If she hands herself over to the pirates, she will die a painful death. If she doesn’t, everyone will die. Unless she and Ben can contrive a way out for them all.
Canada Day Parade
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Events at a Canada Day Parade in a small Eastern Ontario town take an unusual turn when a high-tech prototype and a thunderstorm combine to translocate a motley selection of participants to ... They're not sure where. But the Men in Black on both sides of the border would certainly like to know how the Dyn-O-Tel Mark II managed it.
Brisk Little Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
These three shorts are from a pile of numerous stories that I’ve written, which I call my raw story collection. The stories that I have in my raw story collection are the stories I wrote for fun and have since done little to no editing. Many of the stories from my raw story collection will probably never be published. But I guess I should never say never.
Memories In A Bottle
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
"I stared her in the eye and decided not to hand it to her. She looked back at me with rage and anger, and I felt scared. But I knew it was for the best. I knew it would make it better for her." A flash fiction about memories.
Devil Music
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Music is said have curative powers on body and soul. But for one man, the soothing sounds of music evoke a profound reaction of dread and terror. A curious encounter in his youth may hold the remedy if only he could separate fact from fiction. In a world increasingly filled with background music, an increasing despair frays his mind to the breaking point.
Seeing Stars
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Witness Leonard Burbridge, a quiet man, a man who likes to keep himself to himself, a man with a hobby. But, in a dystopian future where the Teevee is the opiate of the masses and where the Guardians and the State Police clamp down ruthlessly on all forms of dissent and subversion, even the most innocent of pastimes can bring a man into conflict with the authorities.
Europa Spring: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Vlad and his people have been stranded on Jupiter's moon Europa for 150 years, changed beyond all recognition by genetic mutation. Then a mysterious pod appears. "So much in such a short story! Beautifully descriptive, wonderful characters," from one customer's 5-star review. Europa Spring is a science fiction short story, a love story, and a tale of human resilience against the odds.