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Spirits in the Water
Series: Elements of Untethered Realms. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,550. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Water is spectacularly beautiful but also treacherous. The fourth, long-awaited anthology from Untethered Realms. Featuring authors Gwen Gardner, Jeff Chapman, M. Pax, Angela Brown, River Fairchild, Simon Kewin, Christine Rains, Meradeth Houston, Catherine Stine, M. Gerrick, and Cherie Reich.
Reeves Indeed!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
'Reeves Indeed!' collects a short series of humorous, all-dialogue science fiction stories that present the adventures of robot butler Reeves, who serves (after a fashion) his master in a linked sequence of ever-more bizarre and apocalyptic situations. This collection includes the final, previously unpublished 'Reeves' story. None of the others have been published in ebook format until now.
Freedom by October
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The story trails a deed by powerful men, which they'd presumed to be forgotten but little did the perpetrators knew and it was only too late before they realized it's adherence still breathes. The course of the future will change by the sole act of a vengeful brother in October. Was it for the sake of freedom as he claims, or a just revenge?
Edge.Zero de beste Nederlandse genreverhalen uit 2016
Price: Free! Words: 141,290. Language: Dutch. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twintig fantastische verhalen uit 2016 van de beste nederlandse Science-Fiction-, Fantasy- en Horrorschrijvers, door een vakkundige jury geselecteerd uit meer dan honderd inzendingen.
Lady de Kiernan's Headache and Other Speculative Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aliens, dragons, and vampires… oh my. From award-winning author, Anna D. Allen, comes another eclectic collection of speculative short fiction. Nine tales of fantasy, science fiction, and the downright weird to fascinate, horrify, and delight.
Wormhole
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Major Christi Thom's first faster-than-light spaceflight yields some unexpected results
200,000 Miles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Back in October 1999 a truck was made, just one of many. The years passed, the body rusted, and the miles climbed. By May of 2017 it reached 200,000 miles. That's when the strange note appeared.
Continuance
Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The discovery that changed our history and destroyed our future.
The Trail of Yidath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,040. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twelve dramatized accounts of everyday people befalling an impossible event, taken from the files of Courtland Institute of Prehistoric and Archaeological Studies in London, reveal eyewitness testimony to the enigma of the First Gods. The horror resounds from all over the world. The Trail of Yidath has been condensed from The Gospels of Izal and included with new illustrations.
It's Still Good
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"About noontime on a humid August day George Mirner decided he’d much prefer not to be alive any longer."
Delivery
Series: The Divided States of America. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Reed makes deliveries between the Great Lakes Conglomerate and the Wastelands on a regular basis, but this delivery is more dangerous, and much more important than any previous delivery. Reed is willing to risk his life to make a difference in a divided world, but is the risk worth it? He certainly thinks so…
The Makers
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Dominick is seven years removed from the massacre at Maple Street. With Giovanna now under his watch, he finally opens the door to others like him. As much as he questions whether or not they will take him as he is, Dominick worries more for Giovanna's well being in the presence of The Makers. This is direct continuation of the short story "Maple Street" by Joseph Nardone.
Dreams of Yesterday
Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A science fiction short story, that delves inside the mind of a man.
Aurealis #104
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Quality speculative fiction featuring new work from around the world. Each issue has great new fiction, reviews and articles of interest to readers, writers and, well just about everybody. You can subscribe to Aurealis by visiting our website at www.aurealis.com.au. We are on Facebook too!
Just Some More, And Yet Still Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,270. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Is there intelligent life out there? Can we choose what we become? Is safety more important than happiness? Can loving someone hurt? Can you keep them safe? What is immortality? What comes after? How should we deal with blood relations? Stories included : The Collective is All Reflections Some Kind of Luck L-O-V-E Among the Stars Burial Details Immortal Solid People You Can't Question the Dead
Press Any Key To Destroy The Earth
Series: Press Any Key, Book 2 ยท Antigravel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Disaster movie 2012 meets Moon in this story of scientific advances. The Destroyer of Earth did not set out to be one. A perfect storm of catastrophes, a touch of hubris and a lot of human ingenuity, and you get yourself deeper than ever. The button has been pressed, the world is in ruins. Will humanity figure out how to survive?
TimeLabs Inc
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sam and Zak take a Time Tour for their honeymoon, visiting some of the events through time which have captured their interest, including the very first Olympics. A five-star time machine for transport, luxury meals, fine wines—what could be more perfect? From a journey into the past, to tales set in possible futures, TimeLabs Inc is a collection of six gay science fiction short stories.
Eloah: The Druids
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: American English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An alien spaceship crash, an unknown evil passenger, and an Elohim teacher of The Way—the Earth we know will never be the same. [Conspiracy Thriller, Science Fiction, Alternative History, Short Story]
TimeMail: Time Travel Email
You set the price! Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mark, a pizza delivery driver in the year 2016, gets an email from his own account, claiming to be himself from 30 years in the future. "TimeMail: Time Travel Email" is the full email exchange that follows. Is "Future Mark" telling the truth? Is time travel email possible? Read the TimeMails yourself and be the judge.
Mithila Review Issue 9
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,150. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mithila Review is an international science fiction and fantasy journal founded in 2015. We publish literary speculative fiction, poetry, essays, interviews, articles, art, etc. from around the world. Apart from excellent fiction and poetry, this special double issue (#9) contains roundtable discussions and interviews on Women of Color in SF and The Current State of German SF.