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Fusion
Series: Fantastic Fantasy and Science Fiction. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,710. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Fantastic Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Contains 25 fantastic stories! Fantasy/Sci-Fi International Charity Short Story Competition winners’ anthology 2012, potentially one of the longest ebook titles on the market which is why we simply called it 'Fusion' Includes the winning entries, the runners up, a few last minute additions and two wonderful stories by our professional contributors Danuta Reah and Stuart Aken Thank you, enjoy!
Juiced
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The chronganger warns Perry: “Beware the Universe. She be one capricious bitch.” But in this time-travel tale, Perry’s objective is too vital, and he willingly gives up everything he has for that rare chance to change things – and to risk truly understanding the ’ganger’s warning.
Porciones individuales
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 74,800. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2012 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
*Porciones individuales* recoge los mejores relatos cortos de Rodolfo Martínez. Relatos de fantasía, de ciencia ficción y relatos que transitan por un camino indefinido entre ambos géneros, todos ellos con el toque personal de Martínez, todos imbuidos de sus obsesiones personales y su gusto por el mestizaje literario.
Bruce Corbett's Speculative Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
My stories cover time travel to space opera, shootouts to alien invaders. This book is a collection of my short stories, written over many years. Several have been published previously, and some are available individually.
Hero's Break (WP, WT #1)
Series: Wrong Place, Wrong Time, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wrong Place, Wrong Time #1 The existence of superheroes is revealed when an argument between two superheroes boils over into chaos at the downtown plaza during late night Christmas shopping. The raging battle tears the area apart and terrorifies the shoppers. Nothing can stop them until they make a terrible mistake!
Sons of Nowhere: Leviathan
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a sea monster of unprecedented size is sighted off the coast of California, the Ophion Foundation deploys its Director of Cryptozoology, Gedeon Vassago, to verify the wild claims. The simple task of observation becomes a life-and-death struggle when the massive creature turns its attention on its pursuers. A prequel to the "Sons of Nowhere" novel series.
Strange Doors
Series: DarkSF. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by Clocktower Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Clocktower Books presents twelve tales of the weird and chilling. Each dramatic story involves ordinary men and women confronted by things unimaginable, in this world or some other--behind Strange Doors.
Sons of Nowhere: Strange and Unusual
Price: Free! Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Reese Mason’s first week of high school at Acis Island has been a rough one. The last thing he expected was to make friends with Tessa Vasquez, the odd girl in his English Lit class. Sadly, he is convinced that her interest lies more with his rare deformity than with him. A prequel to the "Sons of Nowhere" novel series.
Adventures Beyond Time & Space
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Clocktower Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nine thrilling stories with classic SF Sense of Wonder--each a glimpse into John Argo's sprawling future history, and his vision of boundless time and space in which mankind plays a wondrous role. Meet a dying alien basilica, a planet named Magic, a heroic woman (part cat) fighting for a helium drive after the apocalypse, a far-future harp containing the ghost of a long-dead stewardess...and more.
The Speculative Edge, Issue 4, November 2012
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The usual mix of interviews, stories and poems, plus a extended review section this month to help with your holiday shopping.
Sweet Potato Pie
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Grandpa promised the aliens would come. And now the invasion is here. Johnny can stand around watching as the aliens take over his town or he can take action and warn his friends. Only thing is, no one believes him. In fact, Johnny’s not sure he believes it himself. Is his town really being overrun by aliens? Or has genetic manipulation finally gone too far?
A Light in the Merced River (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an alternate-history Steampunk America, missionary John Muir must choose between his two great loves: nature and Creation.
Daisies of Mars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nick's new job on Mars isn't so boring anymore.
Otherness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,120. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
An extraordinary collection of tales and essays about the near and distant future, as humans encounter the secrets of the cosmos – and their own existence. What if education were extended into the womb? What happens when an archaeologist discovers a terrible secret under the landfills of Los Angeles? Will ‘natural’ humans still have a role when cybernetic humans surpass them in nearly all ways?
An Aspie Tells Tales
Series: Aspie Tales, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,250. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Supernatural Suspense short stories, with afterword comments by the author, who happens to have Asperger's and D.I.D. (multiple personalities.) The motivation for writing, beyond entertainment, is to encourage anyone with barriers in their life that they can find a way to their dreams.
Nexus of the Unexpected - 15 Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,030. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nexus of the Unexpected: 15 short stories with one thing in common, a surprise ending. They are all of a Science Fiction or Fantasy flavour, but each one is different in its combination of style, theme or length. These stories may amuse you with a smidgen of comedy, scare you with a pinch of horror, or amaze you with a dash of magic realism, but they all will blindside you by the end. Guaranteed.
Singularity War: In the Shadow of the Burned City
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
Chapter Three: After an attack on the home of the mysterious Sheriff, a search is underway for the perpetrators and it lands in the village of Lem. The town's custodian knows that war is coming and does his best to avoid bloodshed. The first two chapters are available for download on Smashwords or as an audiobook from the Smoke & Mirrors podcast, episode 89.
There's Starving Vampires in Africa
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Othel goes to donate blood, he runs into more trouble than he bargained for.
The Formula
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A hero unlike any other fights to save the world.
Anatomy of Surprise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Religious
Godly omniscience has one drawback, and it’s a major one: it’s boring. There are absolutely no surprises. None. At all. So, God, also known as Alphonse at that time, set about to cure his godly boredom.