[Free eBook] Supreme Court of the United States Defines Personhood by Vonda N. McIntyre [Science Fiction Satire]

Supreme Court of the United States Defines Personhood by Vonda N. McIntyre, a recipient of multiple Nebula and Hugo Awards, is her flash fiction short story with science fiction elements, free for a limited time courtesy of the author herself via the backlist author re-publishing consortium BookView Café.

This is a satirical short with a slight sfnal political theme, on the subject of humans being dispossessed of legal rights even as corporations expand their own.

Offered DRM-free, available worldwide.

Continue reading “[Free eBook] Supreme Court of the United States Defines Personhood by Vonda N. McIntyre [Science Fiction Satire]”

Advertisements

[Free eBook] Ruth’s First Christmas Tree by Elly Griffiths [Forensic Archaeologist Mystery]

Ruth’s First Christmas Tree: A Dr Ruth Galloway Short Mystery by Elly Griffiths is is a short story in her Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries series of contemporary police procedural murder mysteries, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Quercus.

This series stars a forensic archaeologist, and this is a festive holiday installment set at a family gathering in Norfolk. Offered in the UK, Europe, Oceania, and other worldwide regions outside North America, at multiple retailers.

Continue reading “[Free eBook] Ruth’s First Christmas Tree by Elly Griffiths [Forensic Archaeologist Mystery]”

[Free eBook] Sten and the Star Wanderers by Allan Cole [Science Fiction Short Story]

Sten and the Star Wanderers by Allan Cole is a short story in his co-authored Sten series of space opera science fiction, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Wildside Press.

This is a newly-written short story in the popular Sten series of space opera novels about the eponymous galactic empire, co-written during the 80s and 90s with the late Chris Bunch, included as part of the Wildside Presents Discover a New Author!: Allan Cole & Chris Bunch sampler which spotlights new-to-you backlist authors. Offered DRM-free, available worldwide.

Continue reading “[Free eBook] Sten and the Star Wanderers by Allan Cole [Science Fiction Short Story]”

[Free eBook] The Price of Silence by Deborah J. Ross [Science Fiction]

The Price of Silence by Deborah J. Ross is her science fiction short story, free for a limited time courtesy of the author herself via the BookViewCafé established author re-publishing consortium..

This was originally published in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction and received an Honorable Mention in the Year’s Best SF, 2009. THe story is about a spaceship investigating a mysterious disaster on a proposed colony world. Offered through April 30th, available worldwide DRM-free.

available worldwide DRM-free through April 30th

[Free eBook] Little Sisters by Vonda N. McIntyre [Science Fiction]

Little Sisters by Vonda N. McIntyre is her science fiction short story, free for a limited time courtesy of the author herself via the BookViewCafé established author re-publishing consortium..

This is a companion piece to her Nebula Award-nominated novelette Little Faces, and the story is set in deep space and involves interstellar societal issues. Offered through March 31st, available worldwide DRM-free.

available worldwide DRM-free through March 31st

[Free eBook] The Poul Anderson Minipack™ [Science Fiction]

The Poul Anderson Minipack™ by the late SFWA Grand Master Poul Anderson (Science Fiction Encyclopedia, ISFDB, Wikipedia) is a mini-collection sampler of two of his vintage golden age science fiction short stories, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Wildside Press.

This contains two classic tales originally published in Galaxy Magazine in 1951 and 1958. Offered through March 1st.

available worldwide DRM-free through March 1st

[Free eBook] A Bad Day for Vermin by Keith Laumer [Science Fiction]

A Bad Day for Vermin by the late Keith Laumer is his science fiction short story, free courtesy of publisher Wildside Press.

This originally appeared in the February 1964 issue of Galaxy Magazine, and is about aliens inadvertently arriving in the American Old West.

available worldwide DRM-free