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The Desert at Galaxy's Edge
Price: Free! Words: 6,860. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A police officer and a criminal begin a strange game at the edge of civilized space in order to escape the harsh reality of their real lives.
Blunt Force Kharma: Section 1
Price: Free! Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Blunt Force Kharma is an urban sci-fi noir from the author of the long running noir fantasy Miki Radicci series. On a barely populated planet, Kelly Kharma operates her private investigation and security business out of her downtown office in the Central District. Most of the time she takes on boring background work for corporations, investigations for lawyers, or divorces but sometimes...
Living the Blues
Price: Free! Words: 46,810. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mike Howard's greatest desire was to experience the thrill of performing in a Jazz band. He was very interested in the history of jazz, especially the jazz era of the 1930's. He never dreamed that he would get the chance to fulfill his f=dream. His life would never be the same.
Newcomer: Chapter 8
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In a post-apocalyptic world with talking crows and pods that apparently give blind people their sight back, Cali finally finds the possibility of getting some answers; including libraries within libraries and information on strange demons.
The Science Fiction of Christopher Cameron
You set the price! Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by Arthur W. Ritchie. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dream your wildest dreams of the future, and read how they end here. Each story is a different style and genre with a massive amount of real science to back it up.
A Quasar for Books
Price: Free! Words: 6,580. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A telepathic alien, desperate to save the last library in the galaxy to harbor tangible books, turns to a criminal for help.
The Badass: What side you will choose?
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man wakes up in a spacecraft with memory loss, there are 2 sides, a baby and a technical intelligence. It's up to him to make a decision greater than himself, which side will he choose;
Newcomer: Chapter 7
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Cali recovers after her encounter with the monster, and learns more about the strange village she finds herself in, populated largely by crows and strange buildings.
Descent
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
1000-word short story. A girl finds herself in a surreal new world.
Starshot
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Earth launched its first interstellar mission, little did it know what kind of response it would receive.
Quantum Defect
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
The army has found something impacted in the beach sands of England. With the war in progress, it could only be a German bomb, but what of those strange markings upon its surface... What if it didn't come from Earth at all...?
Ramen Close Encounter
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
At a streetside Ramen Shop located nearby Akihabara. The Shop's owner serves a customer not of this world in this lighthearted short story!
Music for the Apocalypse
Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man searches for the missing CD in his collection in an apocalyptic world.
The Black Book
Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
In this Orwellian dystopia, the weasels and foxes have taken control of the now vacant cities, as humanity has effectively wiped itself off the face of the earth. As those in power begin to shape and mold society to benefit themselves, one creature will stand for freedom and liberty in the face of oppression.
Nikolai's Recorder
Series: Edenia · Nikolai's Tale, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 14,670. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is the recording of the Recorder of the High Council's Recorder of Memories of the One, named Nikolai telling tales of whoever cares to listen involving himself cloned and being the original of cloned copies of the High Council's purposes.
Nikolai's Dream
Series: Edenia · Nikolai's Tale, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is Nikolai's dream of the original of cloned copies of the High Council's servants waking up from tube status and suffering from a nightmare before finally waking up from the dream.
Old Hunters on the New Wild
Price: Free! Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Wyatt Holmes, the great human hunter revered by the clones, embarks on his final expedition. Sickness eats his bones and crowds his lungs. Yet Wyatt still marches deep into the new wild. For he alone owns the will to kill what the hungry clone stomachs require, and Wyatt fears what may befall the original world if no other man or woman shoulders the last responsibility reserved for humankind.
Fool's Gold (A Mercenary Warfare Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Omar Freeborn doesn’t expect too much out of life. A warm bed and not getting knifed is usually enough for him. He’s thrown a curve when his sister not only steals his bed, but involves him in her business deal gone wrong. All he can do is dig in and pull off some trading mastery. Maybe, if he’s lucky, he won’t get knifed in the process.
My Superhero Origin Story
Price: Free! Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Remy LaMontagne was looking forward to a boring summer. Then he met an alien and his world turned upside down. Now he and four friends are dashing head first into the challenge of saving the world.
Aunt Shirley Part II
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rejoin Shirley as the man in the suit continues his methods of information extraction. Shirley is left hairless and toothless as she writhes upon the cold, concrete floor, contemplating her own death...

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