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V tom domě straší
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 44,230. Language: Czech. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Pariah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Young Henry was perfect: perfectly average, perfectly normal. Why did he need to be categorized in school? His parents find themselves on the wrong side of the law as they fight to help Henry fit in at school in this dystopian short story where large scale individualized education misfires for the minority who are merely average.
Wilks Lake, Titan
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Series: The Solar System Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An astronaut by the name of Reynolds makes a fascinating pit stop on Saturn's moon, Titan.
Hidden Paths: Nine Fantasy and Science Fiction Stories
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nine fantastical tales of fantasy and science fiction from M.K. Hutchins. Delve in forbidden jungles, travel across flesh-eating oceans, and chow down on some cryonic sushi. Originally appearing in Orson Scott Card's InterGalactic Medicine Show, Daily Science Fiction, and elsewhere, these stories are collected here for the first time.
The Ultimate Time Traveler
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A high quality science fiction horror action-packed novel of explorers encountering deadly mind-bending ultimate time travelers in outer universes! In the first, explorers detect and uncover an ultimate time traveler/black sphere voyager of transcendent origins! In the second, explorers encounter an ultimate supernatural time being of inconceivable magnitude hidden away in a mind-bending universe!
Undead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A lonely vampire has his life turned upside-down by his new undead neighbor in "The Girl Next Door". A young researcher desperately tries to rescue his undead fiancée from the clutches of a powerful corporation in "A Case Study of the Side Effects of Nauseamin and their Possible Treatment" which was previously published in "Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2013"
Stargate SG1 + Atlantis - Far Horizons - Book I of the Traveler's Tales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,960. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the early days of “Todd” the Wraith to Teal’c’s first experience of the SGC, from Atlantis’ past and future to good old-fashioned SG-1 adventures, Stargate SG-1 & Atlantis: Far Horizons brings you a wealth of exciting stories from across the Milky Way and Pegasus galaxies. By Jo Graham • Melissa Scott • Peter J. Evans • Amy Griswold Keith R.A. DeCandido • Suzanne Wood • And more...
Planet of Misery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The destination: Gunnaral-40. One of the most miserable places in the universe. Arkle Wright just cannot wait to get off it. And—imagine—if he feels that way before landing how will he feel after? A story of forgetting and reunion. Planet of Misery: An Arkle Wright Short Story.
The Immortals
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
A collection of truly terrifying tales comprising a unique blend of ancient Greek mythology, American Gothic horror, UFO abductions, Halloween scares, campfire tales. The characters who feature in these tales are beings cursed by fate. Life and death holds no distinction for them. For the immortals, there is no respite and no final resting place: they are prisoners of a world they cannot leave.
Voleurs de silence
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 48,480. Language: French. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Chaque nuit, dans le musé de chair de l'AnimalVille, un artiste fantôme hante les galeries où sont exposées ses dernières créations. Vorst, l'ancien milicien, reconverti en terroriste, est là pour tout faire sauter... Echappera-t-il au piège des oeuvres cannibales ? Huis-clos à suspense, recueil de nouvelles déguisé en roman, Voleurs de Silence est tout cela à la fois.
The Thieves of Silence
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sixteen amazing stories, with only four previously published in English, by the award-winning author of "The Night Orchid - Conan Doyle in Toulouse". "Jean-Claude Dunyach and his stories represent the workings of a multiplex engine of creation, its multiple cylinders all entrained in perfect unison, and whirring at high speculative RPMs!" Paul Di Filippo
The Night Orchid - Conan Doyle In Toulouse
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,330. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
14 stories including 6 never before translated, featuring Unravelling the Thread selected in Year's Best Science Fiction of 1999 and Watch Me When I Sleep included in Year's Best Fantasy and Horror of 2002.
The Ancient Voyager
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 51,310. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
High quality science fiction horror action-packed novelettes of explorers encountering mind-bending voyagers from beyond space and time! In The Lost Time Machine explorers confront the ultimate inconceivable technology of an ultimate time traveler, billions of years old! In The Deadliest Menace a voyager encounters a devil-like presence in deep space, in a colossal void, and leaves the universe!
Philippine Speculative Fiction Volume 9
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,430. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014 by Flipside Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young tikbalang auditions at the country’s largest TV station; a priest travels the universe to officiate sacraments; a murdered girl returns unscathed to the home of her killers. The Philippine Speculative Fiction shows that the literature of the fantastic is alive and well in the Philippines. Stories from this series have received Honorable Mentions from The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror.
Where the Fleet of Stars is Anchored
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,280. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
More than anything else, science fiction deals with questions that begin, “What if?” You’ll find that distinguished author, editor, and publisher J Alan Erwine asks a lot of those questions in “Where the Fleet of Stars is Anchored.” What if your society requires you to kill 200,000 people? What if a new lobe should sprout in the human brain, and what would it make humans capable of?
Terry
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Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Might artificial intelligence finally be real this time? Prodigy or processor: Terry’s mad keen to prove himself. He’s going to paint us all a picture … At 2,639 words Terry is part of a suite of short stories by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing. You can enjoy Terry alone or as part of Orotund: Collected Short Stories Volume Two.
Always Save One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The galaxy is a big place. There's all kinds of lethal dangers and unique threats lurking in the dark, unexplored corners. In spite of this, and all their training, a squad of Marines answering a distress call from an isolated outpost on a distant planet is wholly unprepared for the horror that awaits them...
Final Message
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
While doing a repair job aboard a solar research vessel in a slowly decaying orbit around a star, a cargo-running technician makes the discovery of a lifetime...
Orotund: Collected Short Stories Volume Two
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,280. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A suite of short science fiction, fantasy and horror stories by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing. Writer and avid reader, the author was always an oddment to justify the most terrible things. With such tales, you shouldn't always feel comfortable or safe.
Time And Space
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of Science Fiction short stories which examine the question of humanity's ultimate fate. Will we be saved by a benevolent AI or remembered by a piece of ugly jewelry? Will we show kindness in the end, or merely confusion? Will our future be created for us or will we become ghosts?