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Mechanized Masterpieces 2: An American Anthology
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Xchyler Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Ride into the Wild West with ten steampunked expansions of classic American tales.
Tree House Tales: A Collection of Short Stories, Non-Fiction Shorts, Artwork, and Extracts From Five Narenta Tumults Novels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,180. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
TREE HOUSE TALES is an eclectic collection of 33 short works. Fantasy, humor, SF, anecdotes, poetry, art & beats-me, written over 30 years and achieving sentient critical mass in Dec 2014. When they clamored for publication I shrugged and answered, "Why not." Big mistake. SF & Fantasy fans in particular should enjoy the novelette Last Battle, a dozen more SpecFic works & 5 fantasy novel extracts
Black Static #44 Horror Magazine (Jan-Feb 2015)
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Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,020. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The January–February issue of Black Static contains illustrated dark fiction by Simon Avery, Priya Sharma, Jackson Kuhl, E. Catherine Tobler, and Tyler Keevil. The cover art is 'Ghost' by Martin Hanford. Features include the regular comment columns by Stephen Volk and Lynda E. Rucker, an extensive interview with author Tim Waggoner, and a reviews of a great many books and movies.
Dark Tales of Sorrow and Despair
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Step into Ciprian Mitoceanu's horrific worlds, where sorrow and despair shake hands with (the illusion of) hope, and you will surely be getting a taste of what the young Romanian horror has best to offer.
The Sea
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Imaginative stories involving the sea, offered up by Alex Hughes, Amy Lee Burgess, Andrea Jones, Anna Reith, Barry King, Benjamin Knox, Camille Griep, Diane Awerbuck, Don Webb, J.C. Piech, Rob Porteous, Simon Dewar, Steve Jones, Toby Bennett, and Wayne Goodchild. Plunge into watery worlds where mystery, horror or wonder await.
The Alien Star Chamber
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
High quality action-packed stories of explorers encountering mind-bending aliens/entities from beyond space and time! In the first a voyager of colossal magnitude and origins crashes into the Antarctic and Russian intelligence agencies uncover it from beneath the ice near an American ice station! In the second explorers find a pulsating alien sphere and enter a black hole it holds in its confines!
Storyland Shorts Collection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to Storyland! This is a collection of light fantasy short stories set in the place where the stories live.Expect occasional fourth-wall breakage, lots of genre-savvy humour and more silly gags than you can shake your wossname at. This volume also includes the wonderful novella Don't Let The Sun Go Down by guest author Erika Wilson.
Deus Ex Machina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A humor anthology of all the classic overworked, much-abused fantasy tropes as we would love to see them told - just once.
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”.
People of Foxwick and Their Neighbors
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Series: The Foxwick Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,530. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The kingdom hangs in the balance. Set over a hundred years, these seventeen fantasy short stories explore the people, creatures, and lands in and around the Kingdom of Foxwick.
The Greylands: Volume VI
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Series: The Greylands. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
“There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.” Hamlet, William Shakespeare A land of shadows, of mystery, of obfuscated Truth. Welcome to the Greylands, that strange world, within the bounds of Time, peopled by mortal men. We cannot see truly, only as through a glass, darkly. Discover a collection of stories inspired by such imaginings.
Polite Conversation About the Weather
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,780. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In these connected stories, MacQuin chronicles complex emotional territory as her characters, each touched by their Midwestern roots, pursue what feels like a more significant life beyond the barriers of their backgrounds.
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.
Over the Hills and Far Away
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Price: Free! Words: 77,480. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fairy tales, like music and poetry, are a language known to every soul no matter the culture, time, or place. Travel 'over the hills and faraway,' with these varied tales of Faerie and for a little while reclaim the wonder and joy peculiar to a childlike heart.
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.
Grim Windows
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,610. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Explore two fantastical worlds spread across six grim tales. Ghanar is a world the dragons abandoned long ago, leaving it to the mercies of their evil cousins, called the dragar. Teranth is an equally perilous world infested with dangerous spirits and deadly demons. Each tale is a grim window into the darkest depths of human experience, looking at those who must survive in dark worlds.
Black Static #43 Horror Magazine (Nov - Dec 2014)
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Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
November 2014’s Black Static, #43, has fiction by Ralph Robert Moore, Usman T. Malik, Simon Bestwick, Annie Neugebauer, Andrew Hook & Aliya Whiteley; Ben Baldwin’s cover art for 'Drown Town', more art from Tara Bush & Dave Senecal and James Cooper is Peter Tennant’s interviewee in Case Notes (book reviews). Tony Lee reviews DVDs & Blu-rays plus Lynda Rucker and Stephen Volk comment on the genre.
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
Ludhiana Diaries
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 78,550. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ludhiana Diaries is a collection of short stories, based in and around the city of Ludhiana. With a tinge of supernatural, the stories try to capture the spirit of the city along with telling a few interesting tales on the way.