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Other Worlds, Other Universes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,950. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eleven stories that will take you to Other Worlds and Other Universes.
The Eclective: Time Collection
Price: Free! Words: 36,810. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Whether you're traveling forward in time, back in time, or even if you've forgotten the time, you'll enjoy reading these time-themed stories from the Eclective.
Sapphire Phoenix
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this short story, Maeve doesn’t remember her past, but that doesn’t slow her down when it comes to getting up to speed on the dangers under the Tarnished Sun. Join us today and discover the wonders -- and terrors -- of an Earth ravaged by interdimensional apocalypse and the fall of several civilizations after ours is long gone.
Dinoworld: Explorers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Predatory fish three times the length of a man? Raptors that roam the frozen tundra? In this collection of three short stories, travel alongside early explorers and adventurers on the world DW-435B, or Dinoworld, named after the native life forms that resemble the dinosaurs of prehistoric Earth.
Threads Through the Universe
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 73,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a collection of nine all new short stories. Stop Sign The Relative Color of Grass Redneck Christmas Unexpected Hero The Formula for Happy Days Planned Futures Never Come The Dance Lottery Road to Riches
Huntsman Returned
Price: Free! Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
(3.00 from 1 review)
Their ship crashed on a primitive planet inhabited by giant predatory cats and prehistoric hominids. The only ones who survived were housed in a portion of the ship that was built more securely: the nursery.
Leviathan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After the shocking announcement of a giant sea creature discovered in the Atlantic, the entire world is left to wonder: is this a sign of the end of times, or just a harmless giant creature about to awaken? With the countdown winding down, the world prepares... and waits for what's to come.
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 9, July 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,930. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Galaxy’s Edge is a bi-monthly magazine published by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, an independent press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and reprinted stories, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford, book reviews by Paul Cook and an interview conducted by Joy Ward.
The Martian Wave: 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,110. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Martian Wave features stories about the exploration and colonization of space, with special emphasis on our solar system. In this issue, you'll find alien microbes and aliens that are like nothing you've ever imagined. You'll be taken to icy worlds, and the sands of Mars. You'll even get a look at Earth trying to regain its place in the stars.
Betwixt Issue 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 4 collects all six stories originally published online. Issue 4 includes original fiction by Sarah L. Byrne, Emily B. Cataneo, Nino Cipri, David Cleden, and C. W. Johnson as well as a reprint by Mark Rigney.
The Colony
Price: Free! Words: 23,300. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lieutenant Jack Strong leads his team of elite marines to a distress beacon in the far reaches of colonization. Expecting faulty equipment, they instead find themselves in the first stages of war against a species similar to mythical demons. The Colony is a fantastic short story of military warfare and science fiction, with an ending that will leave you questioning everything.
The Bomb
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When a bomb is deprived of its creator, how will it react? Perhaps by doing the one thing it was made to do? Or can it be stopped?
April the First
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The world is ending, and all Oscar Ramirez can do is sit at his desk and drink his morning coffee.
The Apex Book of World SF: Volume 3
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
These stories run the gamut from science fiction, to fantasy, to horror. Some are translations (from German, Chinese, French, Spanish, and Swedish), and some were written in English. The authors herein come from Asia and Europe, Africa and Latin America. Their stories are all wondrous and wonderful, and showcase the vitality and diversity that can be found in the field.
Art.Hu.R. (Una Novella Sci-Fi #11)
Series: STORIE SCI-FI, # 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: Italian. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Art.Hu.R. è una persona artificiale incaricata di tenere in ordine un’enorme astronave nel suo viaggio millenario verso un pianeta dall’altra parte dell’universo. Egli dovrà lottare contro situazioni impossibili per portare il mezzo milione di ignari passeggeri bloccati a bordo nel sonno criogenico sani e salvi alla loro destinazione. E’ una novella di circa 27.000 parole.
Unconventional
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Divorced and about to lose his son, Tom decides to take the three year old to his first comic book convention. He wants to create an experience that will last in the little boy's memory long after he's gone . . . and that certainly happens, though not in the way he would have planned. Also includes an author's note.
Blessings of Baalshemin
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the Spring of 1869 Mrs Isabel Burton begins a correspondence with the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences Director, Woodruff Spring, on a strange device she has run across in her travels. Ministry agents are dispatched and a soon enough the Burtons, both Isabel and her husband Sir Richard, are deep in a very peculiar occurrence and dashing through the wilderness to prevent untold horror occurring.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (July 2014)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
A. Double E.E. - Code Name: GEL
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three siblings seperated at birth must work together to stop a mad scientist from destroying the galaxy, Earth and life as we know it.
Space and Speculation
Series: Short Stories Collections. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A collection of six science fiction short stories from the mind of Rich Feitelberg, author of the Aglaril Cycle.