Books tagged: short science fiction

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Violet Sky
Price: Free! Words: 23,300. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Death is only the beginning in this fast-paced, science fantasy novella. Caught in the fray of treachery and deceit, Dia Thorpe must unravel the mysteries of her past before her past unintentionally stabs her in the back. She is hurled into a peril fraught journey of incredible discoveries and evil twists. An interplanetary adventure to learn who she is, all the while avoiding the wrath of a God.
The Decision
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of a naive young woman, dissatisfied with her life, that will make a decision that will change everything.
The Mechanical Ogre
Price: Free! Words: 17,130. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In Bologna, the future heart of railway communications on the Eurasian continent, a city continually changing, submerged in toxic fumes and light pollution, Amanda becomes involved in a series of brutal murders. Thanks to her gift for navigating the net, she is called upon by iRobots to solve the case. But why would the largest robot company in the world be interested in catching a murderer?
Tea for Two, Justice for All
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What is life? By what traits and attributes is one thing defined as living, and another not? CCD-08, who prefers to think of herself as "Bo", muses on the subject as the civil war for robot independence rages on outside her bakery doors. She wages her own personal fight inside, trying to bring robots and humans together on either side of a table.
Tycho Wept
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
There may be life on other worlds... Will we ever find it? Will we destroy it in the process of looking?
Keepers of the Tallath
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It has been over seven years since the passing of Darren Blake's grandfather, but a call from the executor of his will after Darren's twenty fifth birthday produces one final keepsake from Grandpa Donald. The box given to Darren looks plain enough, but leaves him with one burning question: what is inside?
Specimen
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
While out for a walk, Carl encounters two aliens hunting for scientific subjects to study, and they think he's just what they're looking for. Naturally, Carl has some reservations, but he quickly becomes enmeshed in a series of mishaps and mistaken identities as he tries to avoid becoming the next "Specimen".
Initial Profit
Series: The Profit Logbook, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: American English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of how Zack Mbele “acquired” the space freighter, "Profit".
Making Sense of Jacob Klaus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In possession of hope, a young man sets out across the ice of the Arctic to search for an alternate existence, one different from the cold, underground darkness of his home.