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Galaxy’s Edge Magazine: Issue 13, March 2015
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Galaxy’s Edge is a bi-monthly magazine published by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, an independent press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and reprinted stories, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford, book reviews by Paul Cook and an interview conducted by Joy Ward.
Youth and Other Science Fiction Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,720. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of fourteen science fiction short stories by San Francisco writer H.W. Moss. Approx. 300 pages.
Alien Abattoir: And Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ten stories about cursed alien artifacts, interstellar investment banking, ancient alien astronauts, parallel timelines, alien experimentation, and space colonization gone horribly wrong. This anthology is the first complete collection from Sean P. Hazlett.
A Tick Tock Heart
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,810. Language: Australian English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-two award-winning short stories from the 'Stringybark Future Times Award' will propel you into a world beyond 2020. These stories will delight and intrigue you in this anthology of clever tales from Australian and international authors.
Meet Mr. G
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gordon Garrison is a dark and tortured author, afflicted by the characters inside his head, who becomes aware he has unknowingly been manipulated into becoming a weapon.Under the pale-blue moonlight, the darkness awakens—tormented and creating. Gordon, Mr. G to all who know of him, has decided to turn the tables.
Altered Genesis
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Amara Scott's world has been turned upside down. The world is under attack, and she and her new friends must run to survive. With her father gone, and three new friends to protect, can Amara survive this altered world.
The Cat Wore Electric Goggles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This book is not entirely serious, and it's not entirely not serious. There’s only one cat (briefly) mentioned in the whole book, velociducks do not hunt in packs around English village ponds, and the Moon landing actually cost England a lot more than two hundred and fifty quid. Think Ealing comedy written by tweed-cap chaps in white laboratory coats, some of whom were on psychotropic substances.
Riesel Tales: Two Hunters (Volume 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Two bounty hunters make their living doing what they do best on the urban dystopia world of Riesel. Surviving is hard enough, and their clashing personalities don't make things any easier. Runge Margavo is a wisecracking vice addict who frequents clubs and bars when he's not on a mission, and his platonic partner in business, Ramy Dusotes, serves as his mostly straight-minded female foil.
The Road To Toontown.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
The Best Short Stories of Roger Rabbit Creator Gary K. Wolf. In these stories you’ll see the Roger Rabbit characters come alive and take shape. Until finally they emerge as the whacko, bizarre, and lovable goofballs who inhabit a unique place in fantasy literature. It's a thrilling journey to Toontown, full of fun-filled twists and turns. Start your engine, hit the road, and enjoy the ride.
Mountainous Stretch of Wind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Etsuko delighted in meeting new aliens and learning of their cultures. Not as joyful was dealing with coworkers who viewed her as an odd little threat to their important experiments. Mountainous Stretch of Wind is a humorous SF story of learning to deal with unexpected circumstances and finding joy no matter what's thrown your way that you're sure to love.
Immortal and the Madman
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Series: The Immortal Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On a nice quiet trip to the English countryside to cope with the likelihood that he has gone a little insane, Adam meets a man who definitely has. The madman’s name is John Corrigan, and he is convinced he’s going to die soon. He may be right. Because there’s trouble coming, and unless Adam can get his own head together in time, they may die together.
Ten Thousand Miles Up
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
Argo
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.44 from 16 reviews)
Searching for the answers to true artificial intelligence, Mira McAllister comes across a strange android named Eo who proves to hold more questions than answers.
For Want of a Nail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This is the 2011 Hugo award-winning short story, "For Want of a Nail" with some bonus content. Read the author's notes, along with the original first draft which has a completely different plot.
Life Companion: A Sci-Fi Romance Novella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the future, no one leaves finding their soul mate to chance.
Forged
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Series: Reforged. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Loose Leaf Stories. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Before anything can be reforged, it must first be made, forged by pain and experience. Forged includes four short stories that take place before Anvil of Tears and the rest of the Reforged trilogy. This book contains Purity, Little Hawk, Beauty by Night and Songs and Sigils in Space.
Piecework
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In this chilling, award-nominated tale, a master of modern science fiction lets us glimpse an all-too possible near future when science, economics and individual dignity clash across the most intimate battlefield of all -- pregnancy. Might poor women earn a living by renting out their wombs for industrial "piecework" production of high-end organic machinery?
Germline
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the future genetic therapy is a part of life; however, the ramifications on society often take an unexpected twist. “Germline Inc. is the 1st in a series of short stories that surround a genetic therapy clinic, its eccentric owners, and the strange problems they become involved in.
The Thirsty Dead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
They're dead, and they thirst...FOR YOUR BLOOD! After a science experiment goes wrong, a young chemist must fight hordes of the undead and stop a sinister plan to unleash this threat on the world.
Darker Matter: Stories of Strange Futures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“[Polson] provides some remarkable observations about the nature of humanity…” - K.J. Hannah Greenberg (Tangent Online) Now available after sitting in virtual purgatory for over a year: a collection of six dark science fiction stories. Some are brutal, others heart-wrenching and poignant.