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The Clock Struck None
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,600. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From airships lost between universes, to golems winning the fight against racism, Lou Antonelli explains the many ways the world might have been. Dip into this collection of previously-published tales, including the 2013 Sidewise Award for Alternate History finalist short story "Great White Ship."
Disposable: Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Collection of science fiction short stories.
Suspicious: Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 72,180. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Collection of short stories.
The Best of L. Sprague de Camp
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,540. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A science fiction collection by one of the all-time greats of science fiction, L. Sprague de Camp. These stories and poems exemplify de Camp’s unique outlook on life and mankind and are told with a quiet but sharp irony that became his trademark. Bold, inventive and humorous, this collection is a must for fans of the writer.
Colours of the Soul
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Why are cheetahs the most perfect of creatures? Besides because they're cats, that is... Cool, mind-blowing stories from a master.
Forward in Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Get ready for a series of future shocks from the award-winning Ben Bova! What would you do if you found yourself face to face with: —A mathematical equation that proves you are about to die? —A seductive siren who promises you sex and death in outer space? —A brainwashing technique that will turn you either into a superman or a monster? These future shocks and more in—FORWARD IN TIME!
The Best of Galaxy's Edge 2013-2014
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Whether it’s God walking into the Draco Tavern, stony spirits talking to relatives, a robot plotting the ultimate murder, or the ability to see distinct patterns in the vibrations caused by uttering words and phrases … these stories will entertain you, make you laugh, make you think and, most importantly, make you question your own long-held views on life, the universe and everything else.
Los pingüinos también se ahogan
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 11, 2014 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Steve Redwood se sirve en esta colección de relatos para revelarse no sólo como el autor de peculiar imaginación y vena humorística y surrealista que pudimos ver en Simetrías rotas, sino para mostrarnos su lado más serio, más oscuro gracias a sus relatos centrados en las relaciones humanas, en la crueldad gratuita, la soledad, la culpabilidad y la pérdida de esperanza.
The Drowned Leviathan and Other Stories
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Series: LL Watkin Collections, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of twelve fantasy, science fiction and horror stories originally published as independent ebooks or in society magazines. With tales ranging from ghost stories to hi-tech warcraft, the collection includes the stories “The Drowned Leviathan”, “Love in the Dawn”, “Forgetting”, “Mesrin Station”, “The Boy in Blue”, “Stealing Salt” and “A funny thing happened on the way to the Festival”.
Skin Deep Magic: Short Fiction
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Magic is more than skin-deep. It hides in the folds of a haunted quilt and illuminates the secret histories of Negro memorabilia. Magic reveals the destiny of a great storyteller and emanates from a sculpture by an obscure Harlem Renaissance artist. Magic lurks in the basement of an inner-city apartment building and flourishes in a city park. Magic is more than skin-deep...
Visions: Leaving Earth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,710. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 by Lillicat Publishers. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
VISIONS:Leaving Earth is an anthology exploring humankind's obsession with leaving the home planet, with a Foreword by Sam Bellotto Jr., Editor, Perihelion Science Fiction Magazine. Professional and undiscovered science fiction authors from around the world present imaginative visions ranging from space elevators disasters to the end of civilization.
The Imp and Other Tales
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of short stories and novellas in the genres of Science Fiction, Horror, and Fantasy. This collection has a little of everything - humor, suspense, horrifying deaths, even a dragon and a vampire! The tales are rife with swordplay, sorcery, unearthly monsters, and evil masterminds, laser weapons, space ships, distant planets, and an evil empire. A mini-vacation for the mind.
Launch Pad
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,930. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Humanity is coming up against the limits of the physical world—but the imaginations of the writers in this anthology reach far beyond those boundaries. The Launch Pad Astronomy Seminar aims to bring more hard science into science fiction. These twelve stories look into our future and find humor, pathos, grand determination, and genuine courage.
Tales from Pennsylvania
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pennsylvania. The groundbreaking dystopian vision Hugh Howey called “a brilliant tale of extra-planetary colonization.” Now you can revisit USA Today Bestselling Author Michael Bunker’s unique world in this anthology of original short stories—authored by ten of his fellow master storytellers and including a new Pennsylvania story by the creator of the Pennsylvania World himself.
Tales of the Stoneworld
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,620. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Every now and then, the Mage-General of the Allied Realms, a curious Humanoid who calls himself Kronisk, sits down with his grandchildren. To them, he will read a story from a big volume of Melior's lengthy, grand, and just plain puzzling history. In this volume, you will find ten of the tales that he and his grandchildren share.
Interzone #255 Nov - Dec 2014
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,910. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
2014’s last IZ, #255, has stories by Malcolm Devlin, RM Graves, Thana Niveau, Tim Major, E. Catherine Tobler, Jennifer Dornan-Fish & Tom Greene + the last of Wayne Haag’s covers. Non fiction: David Langford’s Ansible Link; Nick Lowe’s Mutant Popcorn; Tony Lee’s Laser Fodder & Book Zone’s film, DVD & book reviews; 2 columns; Andy Hedgecock on Graham Joyce; Paul Cockburn talks to Hannu Rajaniemi
The Deli Counter of Justice
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When Carl Cook, the once-notable superhero Piecemaker, realizes heroing has made a mess of his life, he decides to fix things before it’s too late…by retiring and opening a deli. The anthology explores the world in and around Cook's Deli with nine stories and poems.
Five by Five 3: Target Zone
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,820. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
TARGETS ARE LOCKED! Five short novels by five masters of military SF capture the excitement, and hell, of fantastic future war—on and off the battlefield. Stories of terrifying monsters, dangerous aliens and staggering cosmic dreadnaughts march alongside far-flung courtroom dramas and cautionary tales involving man and his devices.
Stories of the Sand
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,080. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Watch as the sands take shape… A desert wind whispers of memory and regret An army marches high in the golden skies A traveller grows tired of seeing the end of the world A man no longer wants to be human A people run eternally from the rising sun In this evocative collection of short fiction Dirk Strasser shapes eighteen stories suffused by the sands of loss, understanding and redemption.
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 11, November 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,060. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 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.