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2017 Young Explorer's Adventure Guide
Price: Free! Words: 121,160. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016 by Dreaming Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Offering just the right amount of imagination, humor, and contemporary nuances to engage young readers, this is a must-have in science-fiction collections serving middle graders and teens. ~ Kirkus Reviews Girls, Boys, Robots. Everyone is welcome here. What’s it like to be a space station detective? To be homesick for Mars? What do you say when your robot gets you in trouble? Come find out!
The Garden of Eden
Price: Free! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Finally able to reach the stars, humanity has entrusted its survival in Oscar Bradfield, an 87 year cynic who wants nothing more than to spend the thousand year journey by himself. What could possibly go wrong?
Sperm Donor for a Cosmic Paradox
Price: Free! Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(1.00 from 1 review)
Jed finds out some disturbing news after a DNA test. He is his own great great grandfather. However, Jed’s daily struggles involve video games and crippling self doubt. He’s not the time traveling pioneer type. He might as well try to get to the bottom of the mystery. It’s at least a reason to get off his couch.
A Sensitive Time
Price: Free! Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
She lies with him in bed, holding him close. The exhaustion from all the grief finally overtook him, and he had fallen into a restless sleep. But something is brewing inside her, a change in her chemistry, and as she listens to his breathing she'll find out more about the man she loves than she ever wanted to know.
Il bambino
Price: Free! Words: 18,800. Language: Italian. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In una fredda casa di montagna, una festa di fine anno troppo movimentata, ha dei risvolti inquietanti. Come riuscirà Adrian Murray a scegliere tra le diverse realtà che gli si proporranno e sfuggire alla ragnatela spazio-temporale tessuta dal destino?
Like Knights of Old
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
Like Knights of Old is the inspiring tale of Alice Jung, a Chinese-American teenager who learns to take life's obstacles by the throat and squeeze until it gives her at least some of what she wants. Oh, and a sea monster. Can't have an uplifting story about overcoming obstacles without a sea monster, after all.
Tevun-Krus #5 - DecoPunk
Price: Free! Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Crew at @Ooorah takes on the little-known subgenre of DecoPunk! And what a doozy it turned out to be.
The Old Rocker and the Healer
Price: Free! Words: 18,540. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An old rocker lies in his bed. Tonight will probably be his last night on Earth but he's not ready to go. The old rocker thinks of his granddaughter of how much she needs him. If he stays she could be anything she wants, if he goes tonight he wonders will become of her. While the rocker lies there waiting for death a healer slips quietly into the room.
Stan Cobalt's Other Worlds
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
STAN COBALT'S OTHER WORLDS is a collection of three flash fiction stories providing a glimpse of other planets and events within. They fall under the genres of science fiction, slice of life, and action.
How Was Your Monday and Other Fun and Fascinating Tales
Price: Free! Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
HOW WAS YOUR MONDAY AND OTHER FUN AND FASCINATING TALES" is an anthology collection of science fiction stories written by John D Tibbetts III. Each one has its own style and approach to the genre. "Finger Pointing" is a comedy with very light sci-fi elements, "Journey of a Terran Soldier" is a high concept sci-fi war story, and "How Was Your Monday?" is a superhero story with sci-fi elements.
Unique
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An adolescent is rejected by his fellow students because of his strangeness. As an only child, he feels lonely and isolated. Is life worth living?
Traveler One
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Follow Captain Michelle Tyson as she makes history piloting a vessel at a speed faster than light. In this throwback science fiction short story, humans in the future attempt to send a person through time. But when they're finished with the experiment, will there be anyone left to remember what they have done?
Tevun-Krus - Special Edition #3 - krazydiamond - What's More Krazy Than A Diamond?
Price: Free! Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Well here we are with our third Special Edition, TK Presents Krazydiamond... What's More Krazy Than A Diamond?
Le troisième rail
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 6,810. Language: French. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lorsque le train supersonique qui relie Paris et Berlin accélère aux limites du raisonnable cela provoque l'émoi des foules et des médias. Lorsque cet événement est revendiqué par d'étranges terroristes aux demandes très originales, les inspecteurs du SPES sont appelés à enquêter.
Tevun-Krus Special Edition #2 - TK Presents AngusEcrivain... Apparently He Writes Sci-Fi, Too!
Price: Free! Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this, the second TK special we focus on our co-founder, @AngusEcrivain.
Tevun-Krus Special Edition #1 - TK Presents MadMikeMarsbergen... As He Eternally Dangles...
Price: Free! Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the first of a brand new initiative to promote writers and Tevun-Krus alike, TK Presents MadMikeMarsbergen... As He Eternally Dangles...
The Sanctity of Life
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This short story depicts the world as our world may look like in the nearest future. It gives you a glimple on people's attitude to things, themselves and most importantly, nature and others that are not humans.
The Love Particle
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rorkon is obsessed with discovering the Emoton, a fundamental particle that is the source of human emotions, much to Scythia's annoyance, especially when he is using up their life savings in search of it. After much heartache and many failed attempts, he finally detects it…but at what cost?
Independence
Series: Two Democracies: Revolution. Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: British English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In the aftermath of a battle a ship drifts helplessly in space. Is the strange new warship they were fighting still out there? Will it come back for them? Commander Johnson faces a desperate race to get her destroyer back into action and save her crew.
Abby's Darkness (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
While on training to join the World Space Agency, Abby’s demons threaten to undermine her efforts. A saviour appears just when she’s about to collapse under the intensity of her fear, stirring emotions deep within. But can she keep relying on him to rescue her from herself? Or can she come through to save him when the tables turn?