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A World of Worlds
By ASMSG Authors
Price: Free! Words: 97,300. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Eighteen authors of the Writer's Circle of ASMSG, pour their hearts, souls, and imaginations into stories of Other World Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Paranormal. Become lost in these genre-bending works and discover gems of short fiction by new authors. From space opera and alien worlds to wizards, warlocks and genies, there's a little something for everyone.
Tall Tales and Shiny Stories
By Clayton Blanchard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a simple volume of short stories by author Clayton Blanchard. They primarily deal with fantasy and vary in length. This volume is intended to be a quick read.
Hatching Alamosaurus
By Thomas Hopp
Series: Dinosaur Tales Short Stories, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The biggest beasts that ever trod the earth are on the move once more! Alamosaurus, the greatest dinosaur of the Cretaceous Era, has begun the annual migration to its nesting grounds, and people are in the way! But how do you change the course of a herd of these titanic animals?
Perennials
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Grief often transports us to the past. But for one woman, the transportation becomes more literal. She lives more in the past than the present, her beloved grandmother often tells her. Until one final moment of grief changes her forever.
Nessie
By Stephanie Houdek
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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An unusual visitor hears stories from mariners about the Loch Ness Monster and decides to see for herself what it's all about. She visits the touristy gift shop and leaves the shopkeeper dumbfounded.
Tech Noir - Stories About Technology
By Rish Outfield
Price: $4.44 USD. Words: 27,480. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Rish Outfield presents six tales--and two bonus shorts--about the dark side of technology. Includes "Memory Lane," "Confessions of a Film School Dropout," "The Pen Was Mightier," "Monitored Conversation," "You've Got a Friend," "The Blame Game," "Too Much Information," and "Subtext." Also includes an author's note.
Pennsylvania 5: The Peaceful Kind
By Michael Bunker
Price: $1.39 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pennsylvania 5 is a short story, ~26,000 words (about 90 pages), and is the fifth and final book in the five-star-rated Pennsylvania series. This is the exciting conclusion to this bestselling series. Everything I could say would be a spoiler. The complete Omnibus edition will be out in April or early May, so you might want to wait and get the whole series under one cover. But if you've been fo
The Pillars of Salem
By Harold Carper
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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~ 5540 words. Yedi and old Elkhanan have arrived on the agrarian world of Tikvah, whose violent and sorrowful past is revealed as they travel toward the town of Salem. Please leave a review if you enjoy the story!
Under Oak Island
By K T Bryski
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Agent Brandon Hill is called in to investigate strange happenings in Nova Scotia. The location is an isolated stretch of land called Oak Island, a truly peculiar place with mystery and peril surrounding it. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. They explore events mentioned in the novels, characters seen and unseen.
Why the Sea is Boiling Hot
By Michael Spence
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Researcher Dodgson is happy in the bowels of the R&D department of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, until a mysterious death and the question of space and time fling him out of it. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
A Lighter Touch
By Benjamin Schramm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,240. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Edward just received the unprecedented honor of working on a core world. Adjusting to his new job would be hard enough without the world trying to crush him alive. Assuming he survives, all that's left is to solve a mystery that has stumped researchers for generations, avoid the tensions within the Coalition, and keep his emotions in check around his boss' wife. It’s not easy being a lighter.
O Medicamento
By Francisco Figueira
Series: Armas Suaves, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Como pensa que o mundo reagiria se uma planta capaz de curar qualquer doença fosse encontrada? O que faria se apenas você soubesse da existência dela?
Forgotten Relics of a Lost Age
By Doug Cosman
You set the price! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hundreds of years in the future, archaeologists sift through the sands seeking relics of their ancestors. What will they think of what they find?
A Time of Patriots
By Sharon Joss
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
LOST IN TIME French recovery agent Rene Arnaud and his American partner, Jack Brown, travel back in time to recover lost objects for their respective governments. But this time, Jack seems particularly secretive about their mission. What's so special about a woman and her lost suitcase? The answers await on a train from Paris to Geneva in December, 1922.
Day In & Day Out
By Chris Baca
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Our would be hero is off to a terrible start. Waking up hung over, heading to work like a zombie, and talking to people he doesn't like; a call center customer service rep. Usually, he deals with upset customers, taking insults and angry outbursts with an almost stoic attitude. Until one day, he gets a call from a strange woman claiming to be from another world, and that his world will soon end!
The Thing Without a Name
By H Jason Schulz
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
In this short story, there is a boy named Johnny who is a small kid that has trouble with bullies. He finds a friend that has the same problem, but this friend has a secret weapon against bullies-fear. But the weapon needs to be recharged and the only way to charge it is to be a bully...or is it?
84C Watson's Words
By Christopher Waston
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Eight short stories from Christopher Watson: Unseen, The Jeweler's Daughter, Used To Be, From Ashes, Roach's Run, Time Loop, Clearing Crystal, and The Weight of Scales. Also included are flash fiction titles: Tomorrow: Humanity, Morning Glory, and Treat Me
Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2014
By Jeremy Zimmerman
Series: Mad Scientist Journal, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,780. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The secret history of the universe, virtual civilizations, murderous plants, and tailored diseases. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2014 collects three months worth of essays from the fictional worlds of mad science. Included are three new pieces of fiction and other resources for the budding mad scientist.
Abnormality #3: Lost Souls
By Tom Lichtenberg
Series: Abnormalities, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
The world's #1 Big-Data Detective returns in yet another impossible adventure. This time the wrong things are happening at the wrong times in the wrong places while pasts and futures hang in the balance. Part Freakonomics, part Sherlock Holmes, part Doctor Who, part somewhere on the spectrum and 100% completely absurd, The Abnormalities series continues with "Abnormality #3, Lost Souls
The Pyrrianaut
By Tim Pollard
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story about vanishing youth and fighting pseudo-dinosaurs.