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Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories

Robert Heinlein’s Expanded Universe: Volume One
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,080. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Heinlein personally selected each story or essay for inclusion in this collection, which is ordered chronologically, starting with his first sale in 1939 of “Life-Line” to Astounding (for seventy dollars).This remarkable collection highlights the development of Heinlein’s writing style and his philosophy on life throughout his career.
Robert Heinlein’s Expanded Universe: Volume Two
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Heinlein personally selected each story or essay for inclusion in this collection, which is ordered chronologically, starting with his first sale in 1939 of “Life-Line” to Astounding (for seventy dollars).This remarkable collection highlights the development of Heinlein’s writing style and his philosophy on life throughout his career.
Destiny: A Prequel to Bound by Destiny
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,800. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Did destiny bring Raiden and Dayo together? Or something else? And does it really matter when the love of a lifetime awaits?
Markus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Elite Warrior Markus traveled a long way from his home world of Drakonia. This new planet called Earth is strange and the people even stranger. He was there for one reason, to find more of his people and to protect them from enemies old and new. What he didn’t expect was to find a mate that both he and his dragon wanted to bond with.
Reichardt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
King Reichardt, a dragon warrior from another planet, has always taken the safety and care of his people seriously. Over the decades, he found the position rewarding but also a very lonely. Now that his people on Earth have reunited with some of his people from Drakonia, new possibilities have opened up to him.
Otherness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,110. 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?
Integrate
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
On a planet in the middle of allied space, two species--human and hirsa--founded a joint colony. For crimes involving both human and hirsa, there is the Department of Integration. When a particularly vicious murder is committed, two partners will have to question everything they know to find the killer--and learn about each other along the way.
I, Hobot: An Anthology of Robot Love Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
'I, Hobot: An Anthology of Robot Love Stories' depicts what the future could possibly hold for us concerning the advent of advanced artificial intelligence. As we relinquish more of our daily activities over to computers, it was only a matter of time that we develop machines that could substitute for a human in all our daily activities, including sex and love.
Limits
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Here is an extraordinary mix of fantasy and science fiction from one of the masters of SF, Larry Niven. The stories in this collection include collaborations with authors Jerry Pournelle (Spirals) and Steven Barnes (The Locusts).
The Underwater Ballroom Society
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,990. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to a world of sparkling adult fantasy and science fiction stories edited by Stephanie Burgis and Tiffany Trent and featuring underwater ballrooms of one sort or another, from a 1930s ballroom to a Martian hotel to a grand rock 'n roll ball held in the heart of Faery itself. Stories by Ysabeau Wilce, Y.S. Lee, Laura Anne Gilman, Cassandra Khaw, Patrick Samphire, Shveta Thakrar and more.
Worlds Of Transformation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Becoming something Other. Becoming something more. Thrilling, terrifying, life-altering. In these tales of human transformation, ordinary men and women encounter the truly extraordinary and are forever changed in body and soul! Enter into these exotic worlds of myths and super science, of lost races and time travel, on journeys you will never forget!
Tell Me Like You Done Before
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 104,250. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2018 by Lethe Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wonderful and wry pastiches! Acclaimed author Scott Edelman's newest collection brings together his fiction inspired by master storytellers - Edgar Allan Poe, John Steinbeck, Alice Sheldon among others. The collection features notes by Edelman that offer insight into each story's birth and the importance of the storyteller he sought to emulation.
Aurealis #115
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: Australian English. Published: October 7, 2018 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #115 transports us to the truly alien yet strangely recognisable Australia of Clive McAlpin’s ‘The Spoils’, then to a planet evacuated by humans in ‘The Empty Quarter’ by Jai Baidell, and finally to a place where the only choice is between two sorts of devils in Pierce Skinner’s ‘Sacrifice’.
El Ojo del Mundo
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: Spanish. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
El Ojo del Mundo presenta una serie de treinta y ocho cuentos cortos, cuya temática abunda en ficción histórica, horror, ciencia ficción, crimen, y fantasía. Como relatos cortos carecen de una relación entre sí, salvo algunas excepciones que el lector podrá descubrir.
End of the World Potluck
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,570. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2018 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A comet has been sighted on an impact trajectory with Earth and all efforts to avert the disaster have failed. The small town of Wroxeter, Tennessee, has turned to survival mode, converting the local salt mine to a shelter. Only about half to two thirds of the town will be able to fit in due to space and estimated food requirements. On the night that the comet is to strike...
Alliance Rising: 1 - 3 of the Martian Alliance Chronicles
Series: The Martian Alliance Chronicles. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,040. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The galaxy hasn't been the same since the Diamante Families took over...
Surgery on a Child
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In a world where people's souls are tangible and disabilities can be turned in for a profit, a cynical surgeon embarks on what should be a routine operation. But the innocent child in pre-op reminds The Surgeon of his own fate at the hands of The Gentleman, a shadowy figure of medical folklore who stands at the centre of these controversial procedures.
Ecopunk!: Speculative Tales Of Radical Futures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,190. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
19 stories of meteorological, agricultural and biological technologies, alternative histories, arcologies and communes, beauty in flooded cities, innovations in cross-continental travel, animals on the verge of extinction, androids, reality tv, new food, environmental refugees, the divide between humans and animals, and friendship, family and love.
Apparition Lit, Issue 4: Diversion (October 2018)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,380. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to Apparition Literary Magazine! As the fourth issue of our magazine, our theme was Diversion. We wanted stories that distracted you or took you off the beaten path. Apparition Lit is a quarterly speculative fiction magazine that features short stories and poetry. We publish original content with enough emotional heft to break a heart, with prose that’s as clear and delicious as broth.
Pixel Juice
Price: $5.54 USD. Words: 85,840. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
'In the first shop they bought a packet of dogseed, because Doreen had always wanted to grow her own dog...' Pixel Juice is the collected outpourings of an overactive mind. A selection of fifty stories from Jeff Noon's head, each one strange, telling, disturbing, or sometimes just plain wierd.

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