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Tales From a Dead Planet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,900. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Earth is drifting ever further from the Sun and humanity is collapsing into collective madness. In this series of short stories we watch as ordinary people struggle to cling to life on a planet that is slowly dying. Humans become monsters, desperate to survive people burrow underground and are changed. Others try to preserve a light on this dying world.
Valiant's World, compilation of short stories an poetry and other bathroom reading material.
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 71,160. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A collection of short storied from around the universe. Bart as a puppy on his first foreign planet. A miner left on mining opeation on m
A la deriva en el mar de las Lluvias y otros relatos
Price: $4.62 USD. Words: 76,990. Language: Spanish. Published: October 20, 2015 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Premios Hugo 2010 y 2014, Nebula 2013, British Science Fiction 2012. Piezas de ciencia ficción de futuro cercano en su mayoría, inquietantes, sorprendentes, narradas con gran sensibilidad y poseedoras de un fuerte componente filosófico, de la mano de escritores tan destacados como Mary Robinette Kowal, Ken Liu, Will McIntosh, Mike Resnick, Ted Chiang, Rachel Swirsky, Carrie Vaughn e Ian Sales.
Unidentified Funny Objects 4
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,250. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The fourth volume of the annual Unidentified Funny Objects series features the theme of dark humor. What happens when you ask some of the genre's masters to interpret this theme? The enclosed twenty-three darkly humorous tales range from black comedy to biting satire to morbid irony and everything in between.
Quantum Women
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,110. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A quantum is a self-contained unit—of energy, light, and so forth. It exists in and of itself, irrespective of its surroundings. But it can be, and usually is, part of a team. A quantum woman, then, is a self-contained person, independent, yet willing to be part of a team if the right teammate comes along.
Strangers, Neighbors and Aliens. Oh, My! Book III
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,110. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Strangers, Neighbors and Aliens. Oh, My! Book III is the perfect book for all ages and the reader who wants to capture the story of a full length novel but doesn't have the time to read one. Strangers, Neighbors and Aliens. Oh, My! is intended for the reader who enjoys a multitude of varying story lines in a short period of time.
Strangers, Neighbors and Aliens. Oh, My! Book II
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Strangers, Neighbors and Aliens. Oh, My! Book II continues with the tradition of short stories for the read on the go. The stories in this book range from 700 words up to 2700 words and rotate between Fantasy, Inspirational, Sci-Fi and Paranormal.
Strangers, Neighbors and Aliens. Oh, My! Book I
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Reader be ready for nine Science Fiction and Fantasy short stories intended to entertain the readers with little time on their hands and are longing for a reality escape to ease the pressures of life or, for the bathroom reader looking for a quick and easy read. In this collection the author has put together stories dealing with aliens, spirits and evil scientist.
Interzone #260 Sep-Oct 2015
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The September-October issue of Britain's longest running science fiction and fantasy magazine contains new cutting edge fiction by John Shirley, Jeff Noon, Priya Sharma, C.A. Hawksmoor, and Christien Gholson, plus book and film reviews, interviews, provocative comment, and beautiful colour art.
Year's Best YA Speculative Fiction 2013
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,350. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Discover the best young adult science fiction, fantasy and horror short stories of the year! Julia Rios and Alisa Krasnostein, the award winning editors of "Kaleidoscope: Diverse YA Fiction and Fantasy Stories" have collected twenty-one of the best young adult speculative fiction short stories of 2013.
Invisible Kingdoms
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,590. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Silurian Tales Volume 2 The final volume of a master work by one of the SF genre's greatest short story writers. The stories in Steven Utley's Silurian Tales have appeared in Asimov's, Analog, SciFiction, F&SF, and Cosmos, and have been beguiling readers with glimpses of prehistoric life since the mid-1990s. Introduction by Barry N. Malzberg.
The 400-Million-Year Itch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Silurian Vatles Volume 1 The 400-Million-Year Itch, Volume 1 of The Silurian Tales, represents the first volume of a master work by one of the SF genre's greatest short story writers. Introduction by Gardner Dozois.
Angel Dust
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Angel Dust is the first story collection by Australian rising star Ian McHugh. McHugh is a Writers of the Future winner, and has a number of significant overseas short fiction sales. Angel Dust collects 15 incredible fantastic visions. A number of these were first published in Asimov's and Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Four stories are original to this collection.
Selfies from the End of the World: Historical Accounts of the Apocalypse
Series: Mad Scientist Journal Presents. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,690. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
No one understands an apocalypse like the people who have experienced it. Mad Scientist Journal has brought together twenty-three tales of people who have seen the world end. These accounts range from irreverent to surreal to heartbreaking. Zombies share space with global wars, superviruses, canned peaches, and the death of the sun.
There is No Wheel
Price: Free! Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
James Maxey's fiction has appeared in over a dozen anthologies and professional outlets such as Asimov's and Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show. There is No Wheel gathers the ten best of Maxey’s stories in an eclectic collection mixing science fiction, urban fantasy, superheroes, and ghost stories… sometimes all in the same tale.
Escape Routes from Earth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,520. Language: British English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Escape Routes from Earth is a collection of 14 science fiction stories, all previously published in magazines such as Asimov's Science Fiction. If the end of the world arrived, would you live-tweet the apocalypse? If you were sick of dieting, would you use an alien flesh-eating parasite to lose weight? And if you could grow wings, would you abandon life on the ground and live in the sky?
Hear Me Roar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,450. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
17 Tales of Real Women and Unreal Worlds edited by Liz Grzyb. A powerhouse of award-winning Australian and international authors will take you to seventeen incredible and unreal worlds. It is about women, independent women, dealing with the world around them. It’s celebrating the stories of women who, every day, need to be strong and brave in many different ways.
The Baylah Run: And Other Quantum Leaps of Imagination
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,420. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What are quantum leaps of imagination? A preacher with a zombie congregation, which includes his dead wife, or a xenoarchaeologist who uncovers alien, ghostly echoes from a long buried catastrophe. These are some of the stories in this collection of SF&F stories which explore worlds far and near, from the present to the far distant future. And none of those worlds will be quite what you expect
Galaxy’s Edge Magazine: Issue 16, September 2015
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,510. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Galaxy’s Edge is a bi-monthly magazine published by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, an award winning independent press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and old stories, a serialization of a novel, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford, book reviews by Jody Lynn Nye and Bill Fawcett and an interview conducted by Joy Ward.
Way Out West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015 by Big Pulp. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Venture way, way out west in this collection of time-traveling, demon-possessing, horse-thieving, people-eating tales of the American frontier! Featuring SF and horror fiction from Terry Alexander, Cecelia Chapman, Harri B. Cradoc, Milo James Fowler, Joshua Gage, Walter Giersbach, DeAnna Knippling, Gerri Leen, Mike Loniewski, Paul Lorello, John Medaille, John F.D. Taff, and Joriah Wood!