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Stars that Fall to Earth: And Other Science-Fiction Tales of the Macabre, the Humoresque, and the Human
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Tenth Street Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This present volume of eight stories and three novellas has characters that instantly grab the imagination and moves forward without mincing words. And most of all, this work stands as unique even in its genre of the fantastic, as each tale relates original narratives of unpredictable intrigue.
The Cat Wore Electric Goggles
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twelve mildly amusing fictions in vague science from an old-fashioned English gentleman who believes wholeheartedly in the cast iron foundation of rocket ships, good manners and always firing a warning shot over the heads of any belligerent mob before sending in the memsahib to duff ’em up.
Interzone #252 May - Jun 2014
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
May-June 2014’s E-issue has 6 new stories. Authors: Neil Williamson – who is interviewed and has his new novel reviewed, Katharine E.K. Duckett, Val Nolan, Oliver Buckram, Claire Humphrey, Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam. Readers’ poll results for our 2013 British Fantasy Award winning year are included among the regular features. Art from Wayne Haag, Richard Wagner, Martin Hanford, Warwick Fraser-Coombe.
Equilibrium Overturned: The Heart of Darkness Awaits
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
There are uncountable evils ready to consume the souls of mankind. From alien civilizations bent on human destruction, to demonic incursions from beyond the event horizon, to the horrifying malevolence that lives within us all, Equilibrium Overturned grabs you by the throat and drags you screaming into the heart of darkness. Explore the evil that is coming for you. It's only a matter of time.
Threads Through the Universe
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 73,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 9, July 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,930. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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 Apex Book of World SF 3
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,450. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Apex Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » 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.
Shadows Beneath: The Writing Excuses Anthology
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 162,820. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Dragonsteel Entertainment, LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From the Hugo Award-winning hosts of the Writing Excuses writing advice show comes a collection of all-new stories of the fantastic, with beautiful illustrations and a behind-the-scenes look at each story’s creation. Come for the stories by award-winning authors; stay for the peek behind the creative curtain.
Forgotten Tomorrows
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,900. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The first volume of short stories by the author of “Residuum” and “Biome”. From SF thrillers to dark fantasy, from a new creation myth to the disturbing instructions on how to use your new anti-abuse device – these are stories designed to amuse, horrify and anger you.
The Ancient Voyager
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 51,150. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
High quality science fiction horror action-packed novelettes of explorers encountering mind-bending voyagers from beyond space and time! In The Lost Time Machine explorers confront the ultimate inconceivable technology of an ultimate time traveler, billions of years old! In The Deadliest Menace a voyager encounters a devil-like presence in deep space, in a colossal void, and leaves the universe!
Mexican Radio And Other Short Stories, Volume I
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mexican Radio And Other Short Stories, Volume I. a collection of fiction. science fiction/fantasy, historical fiction, westerns, contemporary fiction and suspense.
Mexican Radio And Other Short Stories, Volume II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,030. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mexican Radio And Other Stories is a collection of nearly every genre of literature. with a diverse line up of striking stories, this book is bound to satisfy almost every reader.
Above Average Jake
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Series: The Jake Bonner 'verse, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This collection contains nine short stories featuring Jake Bonner, the hero of Expert Assistance, Haven, and Janitorial Assistance. Jake has to use his wits, his cool ship, and his knowledge of pop culture to solve the problems in these stories. Can he survive such a mad galaxy?
Terminal Horizons
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,490. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
For thousands of years, the Federated Core Worlds ruled the universe. Then John Wayfinder crossed over the Terminal Horizon and into another dimension. Our universe would never be the same. From the cities of the FedCore to alien worlds—join soldiers and assassins, walk with the holy and fear for the innocent as they collide with Terminal Horizons.
Interzone #251 Mar - Apr 2014
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,840. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mar-Apr 2014’s ebook issue of the 2013 British Fantasy Award winning magazine has new stories by Greg Kurzawa, John Grant, Suzanne Palmer, Karl Bunker, Tracie Welser, Gareth L. Powell plus the usual features; Ansible Link; Mutant Popcorn; Future Interrupted & Laser Fodder. Book reviews have Simon Ings, Joanne M. Harris, Ian McDonald, Tim Lees, Greg Egan, Gareth L. Powell and Peter Watts in focus.
The Book of Apex: Volume 4 of Apex Magazine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Apex Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Book of Apex Volume 4 collects the original fiction from Hugo-winning editor Lynne M. Thomas's first fifteen issues at the helm of Apex Magazine, which included two Hugo Award nominations for the magazine.
Apeshit
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,110. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014 by Big Pulp. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Giant apes, detective chimps, astronauts, and missing links collide in APESHIT! We begin with the story of a winged monkey who sets off to find adventure and follow his true nature, and conclude with a tale of apes who run the world. Along the way, monkeys meet presidents and write novels, support America's space program and and help the disabled, go to war and fall in love.
Alternate Hilarities
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Strange Musings Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An anthology of humorous stories in science fiction, fantasy and horror.
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 8, May 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.
Interzone #250 Jan - Feb 2014
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,630. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Interzone's 250th issue has seven stories. Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, David Tallerman, Georgina Bruce, C. Allegra Hawksmoor, Rebecca Campbell, Greg Kurzawa and Caroline M. Yoachim provide them and Ben Baldwin, Richard Wagner, Martin Hanford, and Dave Senecal illustrate them. 2014’s cover artist is Wayne Haag. All the usual regular features are present, including David Langford's 200th Ansible Link.