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Scott Harrison - The mystery of Yonaguni Monument
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Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 45,230. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Another in the Robot Wars series by Golden Lion, this book delves into the mysteries surrounding the Yonaguni Monument located under water off the coast of Japan. Who created it, why, and what does it mean for us today? Read as Golden Lion unlocks the mystery and reveals an ancient people who had a high level of technology, and an evil robot who tries to steal the monument's secrets
The Book of the Not-Dead-Enough: Admin Errors from the Other Side
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: British English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
With a fresh round of spending cuts in the Afterlife and immigration services stretched to breaking point, mistakes are inevitable. Admin errors, but from the Other Side. Loitering somewhere between Dickens, Pratchett and Douglas Adams, The Book of the Not-Dead-Enough is a collection of short shorts and flash fictions that isn't wholly flippant nor wholly serious, but tickles at the join between.
Riesel Tales: Two Hunters (Volume 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Two bounty hunters make their living doing what they do best on the urban dystopia world of Riesel. Surviving is hard enough, and their clashing personalities don't make things any easier. Runge Margavo is a wisecracking vice addict who frequents clubs and bars when he's not on a mission, and his platonic partner in business, Ramy Dusotes, serves as his mostly straight-minded female foil.
Apex Magazine Issue 71
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,310. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month. This month features Sean Robinson, AC Wise, Naomi Kritzer, Yzabel Ginsberg, Octavia Cade, Keith S. Wilson, and Isabel Yap.
Star Brigade: Odysseys - An Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,620. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Sixteen stories taking place during the cataclysmic events of Star Brigade: Resurgent.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2015)
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Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Alien Abattoir: And Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ten stories about cursed alien artifacts, interstellar investment banking, ancient alien astronauts, parallel timelines, alien experimentation, and space colonization gone horribly wrong. This anthology is the first complete collection from Sean P. Hazlett.
Space Vixen Trek Episode 13: The Final Falafel
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Series: Space Vixen Trek, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 40,450. Language: American English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
SVT13: Two besties, a nerd and a redneck jock, go on a trip. The nerd discovered his Jewish heritage and is taking it up to eleven, the jock recently became a devout Muslim. Their destination is Jerusalem. Religious bickering and romantic rivalry heat things up from the beginning. Their goofy classmate goes off the rails and declares himself to be the Second Coming. Then things get much weirder.
Betwixt Issue 7
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 7 collects all four stories originally published online. Issue 7 includes original fiction by Peri Fae Blomquist, Jennifer Hykes, Jason Kimble, and Trevor Shikaze.
Infinite Travels
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Series: Infinite Horizons ยท Short Story Collections. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,680. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Seven journeys: Infinite Travels collects seven stories by Meyari McFarland chronicling travels physical, emotional and metaphorical. Questions of identity, of freedom, of gender and justice are examined in these seven stories that span the genres and explore whole new worlds. Infinite Travels collects seven exciting trips into the imagination of Meyari McFarland that you will never forget.
Galaxy’s Edge Magazine: Issue 13, March 2015
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015 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.
Robert Heinlein’s Expanded Universe: Volume Two
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You set the price! Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Heinlein personally selected each story or essay for inclusion in this collection, which is ordered chronologically, starting with his first sale in 1939 of “Life-Line” to Astounding (for seventy dollars).This remarkable collection highlights the development of Heinlein’s writing style and his philosophy on life throughout his career.
Robert Heinlein’s Expanded Universe: Volume One
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,080. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Heinlein personally selected each story or essay for inclusion in this collection, which is ordered chronologically, starting with his first sale in 1939 of “Life-Line” to Astounding (for seventy dollars).This remarkable collection highlights the development of Heinlein’s writing style and his philosophy on life throughout his career.
Detours and Reminiscences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Originally titled "Detours through the Twilight Zone," this collection of never-before-published short stories pays homage to the classic television series. Interspersed with the stories are the author's recollections of the circumstances surrounding and/or inspiring each tale. The final story, "Castles in the Air," was the basis for Mitchell's novel The Reality Matrix Effect.
Under Your Skin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,480. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Under Your Skin is a collection of short fiction. Nineteen of the edgiest stories from Louis Shalako.
Immortal and the Madman
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Series: The Immortal Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On a nice quiet trip to the English countryside to cope with the likelihood that he has gone a little insane, Adam meets a man who definitely has. The madman’s name is John Corrigan, and he is convinced he’s going to die soon. He may be right. Because there’s trouble coming, and unless Adam can get his own head together in time, they may die together.
Nonlocal Science Fiction, Issue #1
Take a journey into the unknown. Better yet, take ten. In the first issue of Nonlocal Science Fiction, you'll find ten stories from ten different authors spread across the globe. Each will stimulate a different portion of your imagination. Each will have you contemplating the mysteries of the universe for days and weeks to come. The newest entry to the galaxy of science fiction awaits.
Tales from the Dome: Villains
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Charma has an addictive personality. Derek must choose between old friends and new enemies. In a shattered world, who are the villains? This five-story anthology introduces new readers to the Shadeshifter Chronicles and gives loyal readers a fascinating and LGBT-friendly look at the histories and secrets of all your favourite characters, including Charma, Static, Carys, and Seer.
Entropy's Children
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,480. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Tharsis Highlands. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twelve tales of short science fiction meant to challenge your mind. From a brave soul at the end of one universe to a brave soldier a thousand centuries beyond the end of our own history, these tales stretch your intellect. If you remain humble, you might see something entirely new. Entropy's Children will leave you with a new appreciation for the universe in which we live
Interzone #257 (Mar - Apr 2015)
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Interzone’s Mar–Apr 2015 issue has new stories from Alastair Reynolds, Tendai Huchu, Fadzlishah Johanabas, Rich Larson, and Aliya Whiteley. Cover art is Martin Hanford’s ‘Rime’. Features include news, book reviews (Justina Robson’s latest + more), film reviews (Jupiter Ascending, Ex Machina + more), and comment. Andy Hedgecock interviews Helen Marshall and Peter Tennant interviews Aliya Whiteley.