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Escape Routes from Earth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,520. Language: British English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Escape Routes from Earth is a collection of 14 science fiction stories, all previously published in magazines such as Asimov's Science Fiction. If the end of the world arrived, would you live-tweet the apocalypse? If you were sick of dieting, would you use an alien flesh-eating parasite to lose weight? And if you could grow wings, would you abandon life on the ground and live in the sky?
Hear Me Roar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,450. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
17 Tales of Real Women and Unreal Worlds edited by Liz Grzyb. A powerhouse of award-winning Australian and international authors will take you to seventeen incredible and unreal worlds. It is about women, independent women, dealing with the world around them. It’s celebrating the stories of women who, every day, need to be strong and brave in many different ways.
The Baylah Run: And Other Quantum Leaps of Imagination
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,420. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What are quantum leaps of imagination? A preacher with a zombie congregation, which includes his dead wife, or a xenoarchaeologist who uncovers alien, ghostly echoes from a long buried catastrophe. These are some of the stories in this collection of SF&F stories which explore worlds far and near, from the present to the far distant future. And none of those worlds will be quite what you expect
Galaxy’s Edge Magazine: Issue 16, September 2015
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,510. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Galaxy’s Edge is a bi-monthly magazine published by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, an award winning independent press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and old stories, a serialization of a novel, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford, book reviews by Jody Lynn Nye and Bill Fawcett and an interview conducted by Joy Ward.
Strange & Weird Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,220. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In these stories look for two possible future worlds, what maybe makes a town quiet, what likely happens in Heaven, what possibly could happen if one believes in oneself strongly enough, see a whole world in a mirror, learn how at least one corporation hires--or not--men, see events happening during two centuries simultaneously, and travel to the prairie to learn what is right beneath the grass.
1/10th the Speed of Light
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,950. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The second edition of “1/10th the Speed of Light” is a collection of more traditional science fiction stories. No magic, wizards, vampires or beings with powers that violate the laws of physics. The main story concerns a civilization that has achieved interstellar travel between closely spaced stars in a cluster. Other stories concern future technology and environmental regulation.
Way Out West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015 by Big Pulp. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Venture way, way out west in this collection of time-traveling, demon-possessing, horse-thieving, people-eating tales of the American frontier! Featuring SF and horror fiction from Terry Alexander, Cecelia Chapman, Harri B. Cradoc, Milo James Fowler, Joshua Gage, Walter Giersbach, DeAnna Knippling, Gerri Leen, Mike Loniewski, Paul Lorello, John Medaille, John F.D. Taff, and Joriah Wood!
The Mind Of Man (Three Classic Sci-Fi Tales)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,620. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Recreating Genius - A very wealthy man lost his wife and son in an accident and became an alcoholic. Radiation Can Really Mess Things Up, is a classic Sci-Fi story about what happens when you aren’t monitoring the site of a nuclear disaster like Chernobyl, quite close enough.The Fate Of Humanity Rests In Her Hands: A scientist visits a formerly shuttered and remote temporal research station.
Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 28,250. Language: British English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short Novella about one of the main characters in NEWTH (The Early Years) Wolf is a legend and this is the story of how he earned his name on a hostile planet. The Novella is free to download in the hope it gives the reader an insight and flavour of what NEWTH is about.
Infinite Joys
Series: Infinite Horizons ยท Short Story Collections. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,680. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Meyari McFarland returns in a joyful collection of science fiction stories focusing on women of all types. From scientists exploring new worlds to space liners catering to their guests every needs, the search for joy infuses this collection with delight. Includes: Mountainous Stretch of Wind Eternity in a Touch Late Arrival Into the Wave The Eternal Librarian Specialist Class Three
Game Fiction Volume One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,990. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of short stories inspired by the worlds and themes of classic games.
Death at the Blue Elephant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,840. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
NOMINATED FOR A WORLD FANTASY AWARD. Death at the Blue Elephant is the first story collection by the respected and multiple award winning Australian writer and editor Janeen Webb. Introduction by Pamela Sargent. Death at the Blue Elephant collects 18 incredible globe-spanning visions by the self-confessed 'inveterate traveller'. Five stories are original to this collection.
Nothing Fishy Going On Here
Series: GEMATRIA. Price: Free! Words: 21,290. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a new story in the Fan Q award-winning Sahaj Universe series, which started in the fanzine, IDIC #1 (1975-1983).. Revived in 2015, the saga about Spock's son, Sahaj, continues from life as a twelve-year-old, just beginning to settle in to live in his grandparents' home on Vulcan -- about as far a cry as one could get from the way he was brought up. Genre: Fan humor/Vulcans.
Collected Vale Volume 11
Series: The Collected Short Stories of Douglas T. Vale. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 150,820. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The eleventh volume of the collected short works of Douglas T. Vale, which includes many wonderful and entertaining stories in a pleasing variety of genres. Science fiction, fantasy, sitcom, horror, and other types of excellent storytelling are included.
Ch05En: Jane
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jane grew up in the Prime Compound, the main base of operations for the Genetic Extremists. She always knew the cult life wasn't for her. When Jane decides to tarry on her one allowed day out in the world, she finds out the past isn't something you can just walk away from - especially for a Chosen with abilities like hers. She'll have to do everything she can to live the life she wants.
The Martian Wave: 2015
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,660. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Martian Wave: 2015 brings you stories and poems that look at humanity’s exploration and colonization of space, with a special emphasis on our solar system. Within these pages you’ll find stranded astronauts, potentially dangerous aliens, people struggling with dangerous indigenous life, and dangerous thoughts from their own minds, plus much much more.
A Hodgepodge Collection of Soft Science Fiction Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A HODGEPODGE COLLECTION OF SOFT SCIENCE FICTION STORIES This collection of soft science fiction stories consists of two novelettes and five short stories. There's a story about a medieval world ravaged by a plague. Two of the stories involve time travel while two other stories are about a character in a gray robe.The last story,s ending is left to the reader's imagination.
Collected Vale Volume 10
Series: The Collected Short Stories of Douglas T. Vale. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: American English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The tenth volume of the collected short works of Douglas T. Vale, which includes many wonderful and entertaining stories in a pleasing variety of genres. Science fiction, fantasy, sitcom, horror, and other types of excellent storytelling are included.
Collected Vale Volume 9
Series: The Collected Short Stories of Douglas T. Vale. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,060. Language: American English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The ninth volume of the collected short works of Douglas T. Vale, which includes many wonderful and entertaining stories in a pleasing variety of genres. Science fiction, fantasy, sitcom, horror, and other types of excellent storytelling are included.
Collected Vale Volume 8
Series: The Collected Short Stories of Douglas T. Vale. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,720. Language: American English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The eighth volume of the collected short works of Douglas T. Vale, which includes many wonderful and entertaining stories in a pleasing variety of genres. Science fiction, fantasy, sitcom, horror, and other types of excellent storytelling are included.