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Unearthly
Price: Free! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the year 2143, the crew members aboard the starship Genesis are about to be the first humans to travel through space at mega-sonic speed. Where they end up is out of this universe… literally.
Dear Tiger: Don't Look Back
Series: The Tiger Letters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: Australian English. Published: March 16, 2018 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Simone escaping FedExplore was only the first step. Now, Tiger has to do the same. Simone says Odyssey can help, but Tiger is already on the run. Catching up with him and getting him to safety might be harder than it looks. Can he give FedExplore the slip, or will its bounty hunters bag him first? And avoid the aliens that killed his parents? Once again, a trail of email tells the story.
L'Avatar De L'Avatar
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 27. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: French. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Au fil de ses rencontres, nous accompagnons le Funambule Acoustique dans une odyssée sonochronique, franchissant les galaxies au son des sornettes. Un vingt-septième épisode sur fond de rythmique aléatoire et de sniff cocktails: soirée disco-horreur pour l'équilibriste.
Bird’s-Eye View of the Back of Your Head
Series: The God Complex Universe. Price: $2.99 $1.02 USD. (66% off until April 15, 2020!) Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When Tony's wife dies, he's left with a gadget at home that maintains the last images of her. But will he manage to get on with his life when people hate him for his wife's actions, when he's torn with guilt every day of his miserable life and when the holographic image of his wife torments him despite being unable to turn it off?
The Travelers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,540. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
David Dean is a paranormal researcher looking for a way to prove that ghosts are real. He is told that this proof exists in a laboratory in Arizona, but once there, he realizes that he is a pawn in a government conspiracy to capture an alien energy.
The Planet's Core - Fire - Book 1
Series: The Planet's Core - SciFi Series. Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2018 by Springwood Emedia. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As Adam Darwin takes the reigns at his late farther's intergalactic mining operation, he finds he has to prove himself to trustees who will in-time award him his inheritance. To show he is indeed greater than his father in this dangerous business, he is convinced by an inventor to explore the inner core of a near planet that needs surveying for mineral resources.
Beneath Them
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: American English. Published: March 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Without warning, thousands of alien spaceships have appeared above major urban areas around the globe, and some have descended to devastating effect. Meanwhile, life goes on in Atlanta as a woman and her younger cousin deal with roaches in their apartment.
The Nar-Nar Conspiracy
Price: Free! Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nar-Nar is the most popular sport on planet Neptune. Drohmr, a veteran defensemen for the Planetary Nar-Nar League has a fierce rivalry with a competitive young rookie that soon reveals corruption within the ranks of the PNL, where individual players and even journalists are being targeted by high-ranking officials in the Neptunian Senate.
Let's Hope the Future Doesn’t Sound This Bad
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
On the planet that was commonly known as Tzegorp, three famous aliens who started the first ever “Mixed Species-Intergalactic-Boy Band” now find themselves charged with a heinous crime!
The First Roses
Series: Drath. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2018 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jie's new life with xyr adopted parents Kunzang and Dumisani was hard work. Lots of hard work. More hard work than xe'd expected. Gardening and hauling dirt and, most importantly, making sure that Kunzang didn't overdue it while xe was pregnant. Why Kunzang was so calm about lifting things and doing stuff, Jie would never know. Until the baby came and everything changed.
Innerversum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: Dutch. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Hun grootste wens: astronaut worden. Hun doel: het universum verkennen. Hun verhaal… lijkt hier te eindigen. In een onbekende wereld. Ver van de bewoonde wereld. Een driekoppige bemanning verongelukt op onbekend terrein. Zonder externe hulp zijn ze op elkaar aangewezen om uit te vinden waar ze zijn en hoe ze verder kunnen gaan om hun doel te bereiken. Of eigenlijk, hoe ze verder kunnen gaan met le
Innerverse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Their biggest wish: to become an astronaut. Their mission: to explore the universe. Their story... seems to end right here. In an unknown world. Far away from civilization. A three-man crew crashes in unknown territory. Without external help, they depend on each other to find out where they are and how to continue their mission. Or actually, how to continue to live...
Contagion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Two aliens, posing as human teenagers, Jules and Tom, are assessing Earth’s suitability for colonisation. But things do not go to plan. Jules has fallen in love with a human and Tom discovers that a variant of a plague on Earth could mean the destruction of their kind. Can they stop the impending invasion before it's too late?
Aurealis #108
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2018 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis is a quality speculative fiction magazine. It has been continuously published for over 25 years and has featured many of the genres foremost writers and illustrators. Aurealis is published ten time a year from February to December.
Black Asklepios
Series: The God Complex Universe. Price: $2.99 $1.02 USD. (66% off until April 07, 2020!) Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
When his neighbourhood suffers from power blackouts, orphan Sklippie and his friends try to patch things up. But will he manage to fulfill his dreams of helping people, when he's been confronted with racist attitudes all his life, when he has no money to test out his medical devices and when a corporation tries to stop his efforts?
Speaking in Bubbles
Series: The God Complex Universe. Price: $2.99 $1.02 USD. (66% off until April 07, 2020!) Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
When Clytos tries to carry on with his daily work of oil rig maintenance, he makes an unexpected new friend.
Somewhere In A Song
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Travel with Emma Justin, as she strives to find the truth behind her obsession for a particular song composed by independent musician Kevin Roberts and to solve the mystery of Sarah Jane Davies, the singer who sounds exactly like her.
The Spectre
You set the price! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Althea is haunted by a mysterious spectre in her window each night as she falls asleep. But the ghostly visitor is only the start of her troubles...
The Frozen Shore
Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A group of indigenous people finds a warm oasis in the middle of the frozen desert of Antarctica. It is a promise of life to them, but can they conquer the monsters that have made a home in the place?
Empathy
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Kathy awakes to that ancient fear. Have they buried her alive? The truth, as she will discover, is far worse.