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Frost Fire Worlds November 2016
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
Unique
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An adolescent is rejected by his fellow students because of his strangeness. As an only child, he feels lonely and isolated. Is life worth living?
Moon Queen Europa
Series: European Superhero Girls Moon Queen and The Bee. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 170. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sickened by the British vote to leave the European Union, Superheroes Moon Queen and The Bee vow to make a new home on the European mainland.
The Taletellers' Slumber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: Australian English. Published: November 18, 2016 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Grey, the colony’s Head Botanist, disappears, Kiralee worries. When he has not returned after five months, she goes looking for him, for Grey is more than chief botanist, Grey is a storyteller at heart, a believer in the importance of the tale—and so was every single one of those who disappeared before him. Can Kiralee discover where they went, before the stories are lost forever?
L-O-V-E Among the Stars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A space traveler wakes too soon, and must leave the woman of his dreams to the ministrations of another, less-human caretaker. "L-O-V-E Among the Stars" is a speculative fiction of (with hints of a pop standard.)
One Step Beyond: An Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Tower Of Chaos Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An anthology of stories from the long-running One Step Beyond writers' group, including tales from all corners of the speculative fiction genre. All profits from the sale of this anthology will go to English PEN, a charitable network defending and promoting freedom of expression around the world.
Traveler One: A Short Story
You set the price! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Follow Captain Michelle Tyson as she makes history piloting a vessel at a speed faster than light. In this throwback science fiction short story, humans in the future attempt to send a person through time. But when they're finished with the experiment, will there be anyone left to remember what they have done?
Prompted Musings; Volume 2
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: British English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
The second book in the Prompted Musings series, with contributions from J.R. Bournville, Sophia Renshaw, and Alex Douglas.
Not A Random Calculation
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Discovery and loss in four seconds on a journey longer than a human lifetime.
To Rule the Stars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,870. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by KD Sarge. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Space Princess Anthology A trained diplomat, kidnapped by an alien race desperate for justice... A political pawn, on her way to meet her bethrothed, who answers a call for help, and finds a princess both beautiful and brave... A captive raised to believe that the greatest evil is magic, when it--and the handsome ship's engineer who wields it--are the one thing that might save her.
Tevun-Krus - Special Edition #3 - krazydiamond - What's More Krazy Than A Diamond?
Price: Free! Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Well here we are with our third Special Edition, TK Presents Krazydiamond... What's More Krazy Than A Diamond?
Le troisième rail
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 6,810. Language: French. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lorsque le train supersonique qui relie Paris et Berlin accélère aux limites du raisonnable cela provoque l'émoi des foules et des médias. Lorsque cet événement est revendiqué par d'étranges terroristes aux demandes très originales, les inspecteurs du SPES sont appelés à enquêter.
Alibi Interrupted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
TIME TRAVEL ALWAYS HAS ITS CONSEQUENCES When Stewart Hudson travels back in time to stop Lee Harvey Oswald from killing President Kennedy, things don't go as planned. Not only does Stewart unwittingly become Oswald's alibi, he also finds himself stuck in 1963 with no way home. When Stewart's future progeny attempts to intervene, everyone involved learns that time travel always has consequences.
Tevun-Krus Special Edition #2 - TK Presents AngusEcrivain... Apparently He Writes Sci-Fi, Too!
Price: Free! Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this, the second TK special we focus on our co-founder, @AngusEcrivain.
Întâlnire cu necunoscutul... (Proză ştiinţifico-fantastică)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,070. Language: Romanian. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ştiinţa şi tehnica, literatura fantastică şi ştiinţifico-fantastică s-au dezvoltat atât de mult, încât aproape că nu mai şti la ce să te mai gândeşti !
Tevun-Krus Special Edition #1 - TK Presents MadMikeMarsbergen... As He Eternally Dangles...
Price: Free! Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the first of a brand new initiative to promote writers and Tevun-Krus alike, TK Presents MadMikeMarsbergen... As He Eternally Dangles...
The Sanctity of Life
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This short story depicts the world as our world may look like in the nearest future. It gives you a glimple on people's attitude to things, themselves and most importantly, nature and others that are not humans.
The Love Particle
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rorkon is obsessed with discovering the Emoton, a fundamental particle that is the source of human emotions, much to Scythia's annoyance, especially when he is using up their life savings in search of it. After much heartache and many failed attempts, he finally detects it…but at what cost?
Independence
Series: Two Democracies: Revolution. Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: British English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In the aftermath of a battle a ship drifts helplessly in space. Is the strange new warship they were fighting still out there? Will it come back for them? Commander Johnson faces a desperate race to get her destroyer back into action and save her crew.
Abby's Darkness (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
While on training to join the World Space Agency, Abby’s demons threaten to undermine her efforts. A saviour appears just when she’s about to collapse under the intensity of her fear, stirring emotions deep within. But can she keep relying on him to rescue her from herself? Or can she come through to save him when the tables turn?