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Stalag 34R7H
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What if you discovered you were banished to a prison disguised as a beautiful planet? The residents of Stalag 34R7H accidentally uncover this knowledge, and the illusion falls away. The prisoners are plunged into a time of deep sorrow and persistent grief. Only dreams connect them with the world from which they came.
Mythic #4: Fall 2017
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The fourth issue of MYTHIC brings together another selection of quality short fiction. Fantasy stories both dark and quirky mingle with tales of the future and thoughtful tales. Fiction by Jean Graham, Tyler Bourassa, Stephen Sottong, Erin Gitchell, Jill Hand, David A. Riley, E.J. Shumak, Scott Shank, S.L. Edwards, Caroline Friedel, D.B. Keele, Kaitlynn McShea, and Shaun Kilgore
Mythic #2: Spring 2017
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,460. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the second issue of MYTHIC we present a new collection of all new science fiction and fantasy stories that strive to entertain our readers. Some stories offer thought-provoking insights into humanity while others provide light-hearted romps in time and space and parts in between.
Mythic #1: Winter 2016
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to the first issue of MYTHIC: A Quarterly Science Fiction & Fantasy Magazine. This new publication of science fiction and fantasy stories hopes to open up a world of broader, more diverse explorations. Seeking to break out of the worn conventions of both genres, MYTHIC collects stories that push the boundaries, but also provides a home for familiar ones as well.
Fate in the Sun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: Australian English. Published: October 6, 2017 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
On Canon V, the colonists live underground—those that can, anyway. Those that are born unable, I help guide to the surface, and then I try to warn them of the creatures that come from beyond the rifts. Some listen. Most run away screaming. The last thing any of us expected was for corporate intervention. Now, we just have to work out if they’re offering a deal worth taking.
The Eternal Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A compilation of science fiction short stories and flash fiction.
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.
Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2017
Series: Mad Scientist Journal, Book 23. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Smart toasters, zombie offboarding, and innovations in 3-D printing. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2017 collects thirteen tales from the fictional worlds of mad science. For the discerning mad scientist reader, there are also pieces of fiction from Sean Buckley, Jule Owen, and Steve Toase.
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 $1.19 USD. (20% off!) 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.
The C.A.M. Charity Anthology - Horror and Science Fiction 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,840. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2017 by M. R. Mathias. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
All of the CAM Charity Anthologies are made up of donated short fiction stories. Some of these tales are written by well-known authors, others by ordinary people who just want to try and make a difference. 100% of the profits go to charity. Featuring Brian Barr, Ani Fox, Michael Robb, J.T. Arralle, Jeremy Hicks, Gary W. Olson, Michael Ender, Michael Pogach, Ed Faunce, and Matt Broadway.