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Selected Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016 by Shirtsleeve Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stories of space, love, loss, hope, and more are all part of this debut collection from multiple award-nominated author Jake Kerr. A mixture of breathtaking science fiction and contemporary shorts, Selected Stories highlights Kerr's position a leading practitioner in science fiction's humanist tradition.
Cirsova Heroic Fantasy & Science Fiction Magazine Issue #5 (Spring 2017)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Spring 2017 special Eldritch Earth issue. Burroughsian adventure on a prehistoric Lovecraftian Earth.
Call Me Joe: Volume 1 of the Short Fiction of Poul Anderson
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 256,550. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 by NESFA Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Volume 1 of the Collected Works of Poul Anderson. This is a collection of the best short science fiction of Poul Anderson.
Mouse and Snake
Series: Short Story Collections, Book 7 ยท Mouse and Snake, Collection #1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,980. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What happens after life as we know it ends? Life goes on. In a world where global warming has raised the seas two hundred and fifty feet life is very different but some things remain the same: friendship, family, love, hope and the inevitability of greed overshadowing joy. Meyari McFarland presents five exciting tales in the Mouse and Snake cyberpunk universe, now available in a collected edition.
Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma and Other Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
40 short stories by Alex Shvartsman, winner of the 2014 WSFA Small Press Award for Short Fiction. * An elder god trapped in a pocket dimension turns up in the world's oldest magic pawn shop. * A cybernetically-enhanced assassin who can't feel pain faces a dangerous adversary. * A computer hacker and a mystic team up to break into the Book of Fate and change their futures. and much, much more!
Moonfur And Other Tales
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Eight excursions into the wild worlds of fantasy and science fiction from author Paul Lucas!
Interzone #269 (March-April 2017)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,500. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
The March–April issue of Interzone contains new science fiction and fantasy by Steve Rasnic Tem (also interviewed), Sean McMullen, Tim Akers, Christien Gholson, and Richard E. Gropp; art by Dave Senecal, Martin Hanford, and Richard Wagner; the usual features by Nina Allan, David Langford, Jonathan McCalmont, and Nick Lowe; plus reviews of the latest books and movies.
Tavern Tales: An Arkle Wright Short Story Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Meet Arkle Wright: Space smuggler. Ship lover. Body odour. And a life-long romance with the Quick Buck. In Tavern Tales, join Arkle in action-packed short stories from a seriously messed-up universe.
Recurrence Plot (and Other Time Travel Tales)
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 46,670. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
The interweaving, experimental short tales in Recurrence Plot (and Other Time Travel Tales) present characters whose experiences challenge the notion that time flows in only one direction. If you want to understand what is happening at any given point in time, you cannot only look to the past for clues. You must consider the future.
Singularity: Rise of the Posthumans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Technological Singularity Event left the world’s governments trembling. War ravaged the land as humans faced off with the Nanite Army of Fire. Eventually the world was plunged into darkness. Control was regained when brutal Queen Anne anointed herself the new city monarch and now the people of New Southampton seek saviors. The Posthumans have risen from the ashes.
Aurealis #88
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,440. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Melanie Rees’ wicked little tale of frenetic tweeting, ‘#WhatIsHendersonsCurse’, opens the latest issue of Aurealis. In ‘The Planetary Survey’, Tom Dullemond explores what might go wrong with humans trying to understand aliens, and the implications for advertising campaigns. Jessi Hammond’s ‘Wired’ is a tense near-future thriller that proves big business really does get away with murder.
First Contact - Digital Science Fiction Anthology
Series: Digital Science Fiction Anthology Series One, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017 by Digital Fiction Publishing Corp.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
First Contact - Digital Science Fiction Anthology: Series One - Book One, is an anthology of ten original science fiction short stories from professional writers. We are pleased to present in this exciting anthology a rich range of compelling new stories from established authors.
Aurealis #89
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis opens with a haunting image of ghosts reburying their dead at low tide from David Versace ‘The Lighthouse at Cape Defeat’, then moves through the gentle organic world-building of Adrik Kemp’s ‘Blossom Fall’ and finally onto Heidi Kneale’s intriguing steampunkish ‘How He Wound Up’.
Therefore I Am - Digital Science Fiction Anthology
Series: Digital Science Fiction Anthology Series One, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,030. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017 by Digital Fiction Publishing Corp.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Therefore I Am – Digital Science Fiction Anthology – Digital Science Fiction Short Stories Series One - Book Two, is an anthology of original science fiction short stories from professional writers. Our second edition of the Digital Science Fiction anthology series developed a theme all on its own – a theme of what consciousness is and what it means to be human and live a fully human life.
Argo
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.44 from 16 reviews)
Searching for the answers to true artificial intelligence, Mira McAllister comes across a strange android named Eo who proves to hold more questions than answers.
The Recruiter
Series: The Alcantarans, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
All Kota and Zibo wanted to do was to start a family and to make a living, using the space ship freighter that Kota had salvaged. Some idiot bureaucrat wanted them to be super spies for the Charter Alliance. They turned him down! His boss was more persuasive but they still didn't want to be spies. They just wanted to trade. Circumstances didn't give them a choice.
Seeds of Change
Series: The Alcantarans, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Zendo had learned from the star traders and they had given him money to expand his trading business. He was anxious to earn some money, so he could get married. He hired his cousin, Puri and they started on the trade route. Events along the way unwittingly led Zendo and Puri to help spread seeds of change.
Ten Thousand Miles Up
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
To Protect a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 3)
Series: Alien Rogue Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the first moment Hannah Stowe laid eyes on the intoxicating Keltair male, Liam Fallow, he’s been a distraction. His kisses. His touch. It’s all she can think about. Never did she imagine that this man could be anything more than a dangerous obsession. She certainly never thought he’d end up needing her help.
To Love a Warrior: An Alien Rogue Romance (Starflight Academy Book 5)
Series: Alien Rogue Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hannah Stowe probably should have accepted she was in over her head when she found an injector sticking out of her neck. Or maybe when she was dragged through Starflight Academy gardens like a sack of potatoes. But no, she couldn’t just lay there and be abducted like a good little girl, she had to flight back.

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