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Collected Science Fiction and Ghost Stories
Series: Collected Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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This Collection of Science Fiction and Ghost Stories brings you worlds and characters of many dimensions. Paul Morrison introduces you to the Palais Theatre Vampire, takes you for an afternoon stroll on an evening when the world as we know it comes to a possible end, or to Just a Street in Brooklyn in a future world that no longer exists....
A Kepler's Dozen: Thirteen Stories About Distant Worlds That Really Exist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Kepler's Dozen presents thirteen action-packed, mysterious, and humorous stories all based on real planets discovered by the NASA Kepler mission. Edited by and contributing stories are David Lee Summers, editor of Tales of the Talisman Magazine, and Steve B. Howell, project scientist for the Kepler mission.
Fiction River: How to Save the World
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,220. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
How to Save the World brings together eleven of today’s brightest authors, presenting their answers to solve a pressing problem facing the human race. From the growing energy crisis to women’s rights to overpopulation to the survival of humanity in the future, the stories in this original anthology examine the issues facing our planet today—and offer hope for our survival tomorrow.
Heliotrope
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,350. Language: British English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Justina Robson's first collection. Includes 15 reprints, published from 1994 onwards, and one story original to this volume. Introduction by Adam Roberts.
Interzone #246 May - June 2013
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,060. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This issue we have 8, yes eight, stories, the usual features and the 1st of Jonathan McCalmont's new column 'Future Interrupted'. We visit 'Cat World' with Georgina Bruce, Liverpool in Shannon Fay's James White Award winning 'You First Meet the Devil at a Church Fete', the Minotaur's Labyrinth in Crete with Priya Sharma's 'Thesea and Astaurius' and Lavie Tidhar's Central Station in 'The Core'.
Gears and Levers 3
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,880. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Adventure and romance awaits in worlds that never were but should have been. Magic and science blend together as Gears and Levers explores the quest for all that makes up humanity. Battle pirates, walk with ghosts, fly in dirigibles, explore the wonders world, and walk with automatons in fourteen amazing tales set in Steampunk lands by masterful storytellers such as David Boop, Irene Radford,
The Bride Price
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,900. Language: Australian English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The prolific Cat Sparks has won numerous Aurealis and Ditmar awards in her native Australia. This debut collection of 13 stories, two of which appear for the first time here, will give readers an idea why.
Lost On The Moon: And Other Tales Of Science Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,410. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From award-winning author Brendan DuBois comes this breathtaking collection of 11 science fiction stories, exploring time, space and our possible futures.
Three By Bunker: Three Short Works of Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,560. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three short fictional works - a short story, a novelette, and a short novel (332 pages) - by Michael Bunker. Book 1 - #NaNoWri War Z Book 2 - Pennsylvania Book 3 - Futurity
Cat Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Cat lovers rejoice! This collection of speculative shorts from the pen of Anne B. Walsh has something for all science fiction or fantasy readers who've ever suspected their cuddlesome companions of conspiracy...
If the World Ended, Would I Notice?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,250. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of 14 short stories: a mixture of science fiction, fantasy and genre-bending weirdness.
Unicorn Witch's Cauldron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,800. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013 by Melanie Newton. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Unicorn Witch’s Cauldron is my answer to questions about the Characters from the Unicorn Witch Stories Of Refuge.
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 2, May 2013
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,560. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Galaxy’s Edge magazine is published every two months by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor. Each issue includes a mix of new and reprinted stories, a serialization of a novel, and book reviews.
How Beer Saved the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,080. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
And on the Eighth Day God Created Beer. Beer is what separates humans from animals… unless you have too much. Seriously, anthropologists, archeologists, and sociologists seem to think that when humans first emerged on earth as human, they possessed fire, language, a sense of spirituality, and beer. Within these pages are quirky, silly, and downright strange stories sure to delight and entertain t
Ancient Tales from the Distant Future
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,970. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of Science Fiction Short Stories. The stories are written in different styles and tenses. I hope you enjoy reading them!
As I Was Telling You While Sleeping
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of short stories by Mark Lind-Hanson includes stories written from 2011 through 2012 and posted at the author's blog. A young man goes on a rampage when his Fun Credits are revoked, an amusement park ride goes awry, a spaceship full of robots is put in charge of human space migration, a sour young playboy gets what he deserves, as does a cranky crusty redneck.
A Method to the Madness: A Guide to the Super Evil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The quintessential guide for aspiring ne'er-do-wells everywhere. A collection of 24 papers presented by evil luminaries, destined to become a legendary yet practical handbook.
Past, Present, and Future (2176-2194)
Series: Spacer Series, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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"Interstitial short stories" include Ecurba’s rescue of 31 kids during Operation NESTKNOCK (2176), his meeting of a daughter he did not know he had (2194), the full closing of the circle between Admiral Xiu-Li Chen and Captain Priti Fareyes (2192), and Admiral Chen’s meeting with “Katsavr’s Qitten” (2194).
Mind-Bending Tales of Alien Encounters
Price: Free! Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A new sci-fi action thriller with two tales of explorers encountering mind-bending aliens! In deep space explorers encounter something of unknown origins that has been hidden there since the dawn of creation that starts killing them, and if it escapes could destroy the universe. Explorers find a pulsating alien sphere, and it enters them into another universe where they encounter strange entities.
Lightspeed Magazine, August 2012
Price: Free! Words: 82,970. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by John Joseph Adams. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lightspeed is an online science fiction and fantasy magazine. In its pages, you will find science fiction: from near-future, sociological soft SF, to far-future, star-spanning hard SF—and fantasy: from epic fantasy, sword-and-sorcery, and contemporary urban tales, to magical realism, science-fantasy, and folktales.