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Twisting Topeka
Price: Free! Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
We each experience and envision our own version of Topeka. In these stories, 18 writers twist the past and future to explore alternate possibilities for our community. These stories will make you question what you know about the past and frighten you about what the future could hold. What if....? Read this collection from the 2016 Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Community Novel Project.
Unidentified Funny Objects 5
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An annual anthology of humorous SF/F short stories.
Unusual Happenings: Tales of Death, Dreams and Dimensions
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,220. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Unusual Happenings is a collection of eight unique stories that delve into aspects of death and dying, dreams and dreamsttates, and unknown dimensions as close to us as our next step. For some, death is a terrifying mistake. For some, dreams are a necessary escape from a painful reality. And for some, desperately needed answers can only be found in unknown realms beyond our own.
Dry-Gulched In Space (Short Stories of Life on the High Frontier)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,290. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Bad guys are everywhere on the High Frontier, and only good hearted and courageous men and women will face them down. These people will find their future and purpose on the High Frontier and so can you. Join them in the pursuit of freedom, justice and the American way in space.
Flipspace: Jaded Mars Missions 13-15
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,850. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Surpassing the speed of light remained elusive in the 2170’s. However, the trick was to hold still to swap out spatial locations. For Colonel Sumitra Ramachandra, Major Lamarr Fitch, Captain Malcolm O’Connell and the rest of the ISS Mockingbird’s crew jumping between solar systems is just the start of their wondrous, sometimes zany and often perilous missions.
S.w.a.t.
Series: The Hexology in Seven parts. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,370. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nancy finds out what's on the menu, while Bernard tries to keep off it. Francois and the professor finally decide on wine with their lunch, and Bruce plumps for the local barbecue. Just over Tom enjoys a bottle or five of Champaign with Jerry. For a full three course's of futuristic tales of wonder to get your literary juices flowing, tuck in to the second volume of the Hexology in seven parts.
Elsewhere in the Middle of Eternity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,890. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016 by Firebringer Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Fourteen tales of speculative fiction, including themes of mythology, dystopia, horror and the paranormal.
She Who Knows Tomorrow: A Novella
You set the price! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016 by Misti Wolanski. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
All kindness is not wise. (A sci-fi novella featuring people who can hop through universes and time, and who may or may not be illegal immigrants as a result..) — • — • — E-book has 2 versions of the story: one with salty language and one without.
The Innocence of Serpents: A Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,130. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016 by Misti Wolanski. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
All harm is not malicious. (A sci-fi novella featuring people who have conflict management issues, and who may or may not have good reason for them.) — • — • — • — E-book has two versions of the story: one with salty language and one without.
Worlds on Fire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,150. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Armies from other planets, mad scientists, and blood thirsty monarchs; heralds of the apocalypse, destroyers of worlds, creatures that bring devastation wherever they go. These are tales of nations gone awry, bloody revolutions, and overwhelming destruction. This is a book, about the ones who set worlds on fire.
Wrath and Ruin: A Chilling Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wrath and Ruin is an anthology of fantasy and sci-stories threaded with quiet, traditional horror. C.W. Briar's debut book echoes diverse influences such as Lovecraft, C.S. Lewis, The Twilight Zone, Michael Crichton, and Sherlock Holmes.
Quickfic Anthology 1 - Shorter-Short Speculative Fiction
Price: Free! Words: 68,170. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Quickfic Anthology 1 from DigitalFictionPub.com 44 speculative fiction shorter-short stories in horror, fantasy, and science fiction. Top fiction authors present stories that grab you in 3,499 words or less. A delicious box of literary chocolate for your reading enjoyment.
J Alan Erwine's Tales of Interstellar Space
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,010. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to fifteen stories from prize winning science fiction author J Alan Erwine. Be prepared to explore a variety of locals throughout interstellar space. You’ll find wars, exploration, aliens, humans struggling to survive…and sometimes failing, and sometimes succeeding…but more than anything, you’ll find yourself questioning what’s possible…
Into the Unknown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,070. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
14 Compelling Tales of Science Fiction and Fantasy! This book has it all; everything from time travel to alien encounters.
Defying Doomsday
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Teens form an all-girl band in the face of an impending comet. A woman faces giant spiders to collect silk and protect her family. How would you survive the apocalypse? Defying Doomsday is an anthology of apocalypse fiction featuring disabled and chronically ill protagonists, proving it’s not always the “fittest” who survive.
Futuristica: Volume 1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,640. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Metasagas Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What does the future hold for us? This anthology of nineteen diverse stories from authors around the world shows us a future full of adventure, intrigue, fun, heart-ache, and wonder. The future is as infinite as the stars. Let’s go explore it!
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.
Unoworld Stories Book 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,720. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Unoworld Stories - Book 1 is five different stories about people’s lives during the Unoworld Dynasty. There are stories about an African from the Ruling Class, about a Legionnaire, about a Zeous Tribal Chief, about two Middle Class Dissidents on Zeous and an American settler family on Zeous.
Decision Points
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,080. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Life is full of decision points—those key moments when what we decide can change everything for better or for worse. These 20 tales describe such instances in young people’s lives...
Legendary Stories: What Went Wrong?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Lit Select. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Everyone’s had THAT day—the one where a spell went south, a glitch ate some code in the doomsday device, and aliens are on the move eat your brains. Okay, maybe we haven't all had that day. In What Went Wrong?, fifteen authors give us stories of the best laid plans gone awry. From humorous to horrific and everything in between, this selection of tales is certain to make any day look better.

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