Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories

Magic Among Us
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Magic Among Us by Emily Rowland is a collection of four short stories that involve friendship, magic, and danger. Heroes fight against dragons, nature, and disease.
The Future Is Short: Science Fiction in a Flash, Volume 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,100. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by Lillicat Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Flash fiction or Micro fiction? 56 exciting flash fiction stories, with a beginning, a middle, and an end, providing mini escapes to extraordinary new worlds. You will discover strange planets, unexplored places and times, and characters that demand you never forget them.
Aurealis #96
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: Australian English. Published: November 20, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurealis #96 features Patrick Doerksen’s ‘Extracts from a Life of Science Fiction’, a poetic meditation on the nature of science fiction and humanity, S G Larner’s ‘Searching for Cidalisa’ which explores a near future society of implanted memories and rogue databases, and Annika Howells’ eerie and lyrical ‘Obsidian River’ that will live with you long after you’ve finished reading.
A Kepler's Dozen: Thirteen Stories About Distant Worlds That Really Exist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Kepler's Dozen presents thirteen action-packed, mysterious, and humorous stories all based on real planets discovered by the NASA Kepler mission. Edited by and contributing stories are David Lee Summers, editor of Tales of the Talisman Magazine, and Steve B. Howell, project scientist for the Kepler mission.
Tales of Dune
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,780. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 2 reviews)
Three previously uncollected stories set in the Dune universe by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson, includes the all-new tale “Wedding Silk,” a story of young Paul Atreides, as well as “Sea Child” and “Treasure in the Sand.” Bonus Material includes “Dune: Blood and Water” and “Dune: Fremen Justice.”
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.
It's Come to Our Attention
Price: $3.19 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
"It's Come to Our Attention" from Third Flatiron Anthologies contains fourteen imaginative speculative fiction short stories about things that could be happening quietly, without a lot of fanfare, but which could still be extremely significant or make a big difference.
Aurealis #87
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurealis goes global with #87, starting off the year in supernova mode with Sean Monaghan's ‘The Root Bridges of Haemae’, a resonant off-world story featuring a truly alien culture. Just when you’ve recovered from the breakneck hybrid that is Ian Bell’s ‘Elven Blades', brace yourself for Deborah Sheldon’s nail-biting ride through the white wastelands of Antarctica, ‘Across the White Desert’.
Amy, Inflated *a Balloon Body Inflation Fantasy*
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016 by Ardour Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
~ As the first latex balloon expands slowly, forcibly, at her fingertips, so do Amy's wildest fantasies. ~ As Amy, alone with a full cylinder of helium in the privacy of her home, first releases the invisible gas, finding its forceful flow controllable with her own fingertips, the seduction begins, and the inevitable influence of helium transform's Amy's life—and body—forever.
Miranda's Extraordinary Life: The Magic Within
Series: Miranda the Universe Traveller. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Miranda is back with more universe jumping, crazy battles, and Xavier. Together they take on another, unexpected universe. Is magic really real? Are monsters? Miranda, Xavier, and a whole town are about to find out! Miranda and Xavier did not quite expect the amount of borderline weird they encountered. Not one bit. Never knowing what – or who – would be around the next corner. They only hav
Concoctions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
This eclectic collection of stories results from annoying questions that scurried about my skull over the last seventy years of seeking answers to the seemingly unanswerable.
Aurealis #90
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #90 is the latest edition of the award winning Australian speculative fiction magazine. Aurealis publishes new fiction and non fiction from around the world and has a reputation for showcasing the best new writing talent. This issue features stories from Marlee Jane Ward, Nick Nedeljkovic and Alex Hardison as well as reviews, articles, interviews and secret histories.
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.
Alien Landscapes 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,680. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Four science fiction tales from the mind of Kevin J. Anderson, each with a short introduction by the author. Includes: “Collaborators” (written with Rebecca Moesta), “Good Old Days,” “Job Qualifications,” and “Prisoner of War.”
The Collapse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The collapse changed the world almost overnight. Our technologically advanced society has fallen apart and computer technician Dan is now picking up the pieces, literally. This is the story of what Dan must do to survive after the collapse.
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?
Outlaw Galaxy: Hunter's Truth and Other Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Outlaw Galaxy: Hunter's Truth and Other Tales. (Outlaw Galaxy 3, short story collection) Five short stories filled with the adventure and wonder of the Outlaw Galaxy universe. Short story collection, about 18,500 words or 53 pages, reading time: one hour. From Bill Smith, author of Star Wars: The Essential Guide to Vehicles and Vessels and Star Wars: The Roleplaying Game, Second Edition.
Prayers on the Wind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
All humanity is at peace under the Treasured King, the physical incarnation of the library that contains all wisdom. But now the peace is threatened by the alien Sang, and humanity’s response is fatally divided— and worse, the Treasured King seems to be going mad. This novelette was nominated for a Nebula Award on its first appearance.
The Osidium Reactivated
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Action Packed! Tom Bracks rebuilt by scientists within the CIA after suffering a major car accident has been living a quiet life in the US - UNTIL NOW! Whilst living an otherwise normal life in Boulder City USA, Tom has been reprogrammed. With the micro-chip in his head commanding him on a new mission it becomes a battle of time and wits to get things back under control.
Fuse: A Collection of Fantastical Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
From USA Today Bestselling author Alexia Purdy comes twelve fantastical tales into the unknown. Journey to worlds divided full of magic, wonder, and danger in an unforgettable collection.

Related Categories