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Like the Sun at Eight in the Morning
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Price: Free! Words: 36,990. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Bookish Philip Richmond finds himself in a Paris on the brink of revolt. He too is in revolt against his meek girl-shy identity. He must choose between the revolutionary girl in red and the plain book-worm girl in gray. Will he break with his.former identity by choosing the girl in red or confirm that identity by turning to the safe girl in gray? A tender ironic study of a man at the crossroads.
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.
Eric Book Series: Tale of the Zeskaya
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Series: Edenia ยท Eric Book, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hayu tale of the Zeskaya the immortal alien species as told by Dictator to Torrin the Drainer
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.
Tavern Tales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Meet Arkle Wright: Space smuggler. Ship lover. Body odour. And a life-long romance with the Quick Buck. Five short stories: The Tourist, Morning People, The Lewd Larkhouse, Planet of Misery, The Specimen. Five entertaining stories of space smuggling, ship loving . . . and a shocking lack of attention to personal hygiene. Tavern Tales: An Arkle Wright Short Story Collection.
Dark Futures Annual 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
This is the first annual collection of short fiction produced by Dark Futures.
What If
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014 by Fair Folio. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What if advertisers could put ads inside your mind? What if Deja Vu were not a random occurrence? What if Time Travel was more about your consciousness? What if a hero's true battle was after the beast was slain? What if you were given a mission on a deserted space outpost that wasn't real? This collection contains five short stories that ask What If and will delight and surprise you.
The Tarot Reader
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You set the price! Words: 27,350. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The third story in the Vestigial Tales series, which are prequels of the books Pantomime & Shadowplay
Tales of Adventure
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Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,600. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Meyari McFarland gathers together six stories of adventure in this first themed collection, Tales of Adventure. Inside you will find stories in turn touching (Anniversary), life-threatening (The Web), questioning (Bringing the Rains), daring (Cloud Cover) and exciting (Scavenger. Six stories. Six adventures. Pure excitement.
Other Worlds: A Collection of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Epic Silliness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The new Science Fiction and fantasy anthology from the author of The Starhawk Chronicles, ranging from the serious to the silly.
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
State: A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: British English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five short works of character-driven science-fiction, ranging from the realistic to the operatic.
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.
Apex Magazine Issue 66
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,110. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Apex Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month. Edited by Hugo Award-nominated editor Sigrid Ellis.
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.
Have You Seen My Cat?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Detective Frank Primrose woke up this morning, he didn't expect to investigate the disappearance of cats. Police detectives simply don't do that sort of thing. But when the chief's niece's cat is missing that's missing, what else can he do? Besides, it isn't just her cat; all of the cats in her building have disappeared. So, where have they gone -- and where will his investigation take him?
Sci Phi Journal: Issue #2, November 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sci Phi is an online science fiction and philosophy magazine. In each issue you will find stories that explore questions of life, the universe and everything and articles that delve into the deep philosophical waters of science fiction universes.
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.
Still Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Six stories that teach us: It’s hard to be left behind. You need memory to be brain-washed. One man’s possession is another’s salvation. Little things make all the difference. It’s amazing what you find at flee markets. Careful what you smoke. Includes: Bugging Out The Unreliability of the Mature Mind My Brother's Keeper The Black Spot Flee Markets Canabis alienus 'alien dope'
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.