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Alien Dimensions: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Metaphysical Short Stories Anthology Series #11
Series: Alien Dimensions. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,350. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018 by Maldek House. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Alien Dimensions is an anthology series devoted to science fiction, fantasy and metaphysical short stories. In this issue: Rootless by Sean Mulroy The Sardovian Fly Trap by James Armer Motherboard by Nicky Martin Shifting Sands by Olga Werby Prospector of the Silica Seas Shashi Kadapa Space Trash by LaVa Payne First Interdimensional Contact by Neil A. Hogan
Cloudbreak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2018 by Mayuli Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Rubena Petro doesn't know what's outside the pod, but she's about to find out or they all die.
Black Space
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2018 by Mayuli Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The year is 2061, there are 11 daily transits to the moon and they hold 393 people, plus a crew of 9. At exactly 13:37, and an altitude of 123,560 feet, the vessel blows up. This is the first act of interplanetary terrorism in history.
Japanese Martian Robot Souls. Science Fiction Weekly Short Story #1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018 by Maldek House. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Hiru had only one option left. To return to Earth and meet the last Itako on Mount Osore. But will she find the answer he so desperately needs? And if she does, will the cost be too great? -- This is a short science fiction and fantasy story of approximately 6000 words.
Time Stream
Price: Free! Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Travel up the stream of time has been discovered. But what if Time doesn't want to be traveled upon? What if Time fought back? A Sci-Fi Short Story
Neko Girl: Science Fiction Weekly Short Story #8
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2018 by Maldek House. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Neko Girl is a legend. A cat who becomes a woman, and visits lonely men to satisfy their needs. Desperate to find out her shape-shifting secrets, Evan and Robert send a humanoid and a birdroid drone to hunt and capture the Neko Girl. But will the scientists be able to get what they want before succumbing to her mind control abilities? (PG 13) Science Fiction Weekly #8. Approx 4700 words.
The Janus Anomaly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What do you do when you're the only sane one and everyone else is crazy?
Slip
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Loosely based on the true story of two sisters who let time slip away from them, this touching tale shows how unspoken emotions can push away those closest to us—and how important it is to reconnect before it’s too late.​​​
First Contact
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: British English. Published: April 18, 2018 by j-views Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Why are the aliens here, and what are they after? The answer may surprise you.
Future Glimpses Two: Worldwide AI Network (WAIN)
Series: Future Glimpses. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Future Glimpses is a science-fiction short story series that explores the effect technology has on our world and on us. In the second story we meet the Worldwide AI Network, or Wain, and the man who liaises with them, David. But what are they really up to and is there anything that David, or anyone, can do to stop them?
Tales from Ancient and Future Times
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,030. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Tales from Ancient and Future Times" collects five stories from fantasy and science fiction writer Kate MacLeod.
En Ligne De Myrh
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 28. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: French. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Au fil de ses rencontres, nous accompagnons le Funambule Acoustique dans une odyssée sonochronique, franchissant les galaxies au son des sornettes. Notre voyageur intergalactique se demande, dans ce vingt-huitième épisode, s'il est bien raisonnable de laisser les psychopathes s'armer jusqu'aux dents.
Apparition Lit, Issue 2: Delusion (April 2018)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to Apparition Literary Magazine, a quarterly speculative fiction magazine that features short stories and poetry. As the second issue of our magazine, our theme is DELUSION, meaning a belief or impression that is firmly maintained despite being contradicted by what is generally accepted as reality or rational argument.
Mirror Worlds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Explore worlds, not quite as you know them. Alternative Earths, or human-like beings on other planets. Other times, history has changed. A forgotten past. An unreached future. A dream of places that may, or may not, be. Various short stories that stir the soul, and grasp at long forgotten truths which beg to be heard again.
Shugarra Corps: Launch Towards Destiny: Anki Legacies 2.1: A Science Fantasy Serial for Young Adults
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Begin Han's adventure to retake his colony's premier battleship, Conquest, and save the universe from the Anki Empire. After this half hour read, the action continues in serial form in your inbox!
LARC Transmissions: Anki Legacies 0 : A Science Fantasy Anthology for Young Adults
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Science fiction and fantasy blend in thirtynine five minute reads, five half hour tales, and Rakshasa- the novelette that tells about the event that sparks Monkeyboy and A Paleolithic Fable.
Birthright: The Arkship Archives
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2018 by Silversphere Media Group. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Shortly before the occupants of ARKSHIP 282 make planet fall, their leader's rules for their new home planet are finally revealed. Confronted by a set of unexpected, challenging and contradictory orders, they do their best to comply...but things don't go according to plan!
Alien Dimensions: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Metaphysical Short Stories Anthology Series #13
Series: Alien Dimensions. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,270. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2018 by Maldek House. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Alien Dimensions is a monthly anthology of science fiction, fantasy and metaphysical short stories. In this issue: Aura Who by Aric Merchant One to the Left by Isaac Teile Charger Nine by Karen L. Hallam One Chance by Sam Honour Under the Surface by Alison McBain Rejuvenation by Neil A. Hogan Promises Kept by Patrick S. Baker Sacrifice by Nicky Martin The Ghost Haunter by Martin Roy Hill
Apeman: The Arkship Archives
Price: Free! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2018 by Silversphere Media Group. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a stark dystopian future, humanity is set adrift in search of a new home. Human “ark ships” carry the embryos that will populate their destination planet, crewed by a team of managers, service personnel plus a few non-human workers."
The Spirit of Mars
Series: Mars Station Beta. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2018 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Things are tense on Mars Station Beta. No one knows what happened to Station Alpha, and things on Earth are threatening to boil over and envelop Mars. In the midst of all of this, Wyatt Finch is about to welcome his 16 year old son to Mars, a boy genius who also has a penchant for troublemaking...