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The Nook Family
By Michelle Dalson
Price: Free! Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The Nook Family is a satirical short-story collection centered on a dysfunctional American family of geniuses. Consisting of a lazy, alcoholic scientist, his troublesome kids, his secretly diabolical baby, and his humanized pet rat, the Nook family is constantly stirring up trouble in their technology-dependent metropolis!
Fin's Magic
By KateMarie Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fin depends on her companions to keep her safe…and out of chains. As one of the Amari, the only race that can harness magic, she longs for a normal life. One where she didn’t have to constantly look over her shoulder, and she could fall in love. Alaric fell hard for Fin from the moment he laid his eyes on her three years ago. He swore an oath to keep her safe, even if it meant his life.
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
Spear Mother: A Tale of the Fourth World
By Brandon M. Lindsay
Price: Free! Words: 23,880. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Sandrena has been chosen for an impossible task: to kill an ancient god bent on consuming the world. Armed only with a magical spear whose power she can't unlock and plagued by memories of a life she never lived, Sandrena must bind her companions together if any of them hope to survive. She must become Spear Mother.
Eight Factors
By Meyari McFarland
Series: Eight Factors, Book 6 · Short Story Collections, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In Shadow Dreams, Cory discovers his powers over shadows. Eruption Event and Foster Home follow Pablo as near-death propels him into the world of the Gifted. In Valkyrie, Pablo's little sister Maria faces down a rapist and discovers her true strength. Then in Intruder, an alien from beyond our dimension crashes into the world of the Gifted. Eight Factors collects five exciting tales superheroes.
Aquasynthesis Again: Splashdown Vol. 2
By Grace Bridges
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Splashdown Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Our past, our future, our fate, our hope—all come to life within a frozen pool at the edge of a vast ocean swirling across the orb of a lost world. Join the authors of Splashdown Books on a journey across space, time, and reality. From Earth to other planets near and far, fantasy lands and Avenir Eclectia. Sixteen stories, one destination: Aquasynthesis.
Monsters Win Wars
By Edward Lange
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,620. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A carnivorous unicorn threatens the safety of a small town. A rebel leader receives help from an unlikely source. A young man finds himself adrift and alone in space. All this and more, in a collection of stories that celebrate the bizarre, comical, and downright dark side of speculative fiction.
Brigantia
By Judith Kaethe Bern
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The island of Eslandelle has been put under the curse of forever winter and it looks like it is going to stay that way forever. But Branthur the Great Mage of Earandelle, the very mage who had cursed Eslandelle is wise. He knows there will come a day when Light sends its child to free Eslandelle from the curse, and subsequently from Earandelle forever. This is the story of the Child of Light.
Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind
By William Mangieri
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,060. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It’s mind altering to allow others into yours. What do you do once they’re there? What if they take over? You can’t escape your past. Or your parents. Maybe if you work off-world… Six short, speculative fictions: In Robert’s Memory My Reality Show The Body Choosing the Right Time The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions Thank You for Your Interest In XenCorp (stories available individually)
The Facility!
By R. A. Rios
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Our earth has been destroyed via a government conspiracy. Only the chosen will survive...or will they. Tom survives the initial blast but will he survive "The Facility"!
Ronnie Coleinger - A Winter Collection
By Ronnie Coleinger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,280. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This eBook contains fiction short stories written by Ronnie during the long cold winter of 2013. All of the stories in this collection, further the adventures of Monique, possibly to conclusion. Monique not only sires a sorcerous son, but also finds many new friends that join her in the Seine Mountains. Global winter looms over the planet and many have lost
La ricetta della notte perfetta
By Quelli di ZEd
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: Italian. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
L’autrice di “Rifugio Settimo Cielo” torna con una nuova raccolta di racconti dove è sempre più difficile distinguere la realtà quotidiana del vivere dal suo surreale evolversi in sogni. È lì, nel momento in cui l'inconscio prende il sopravvento e tutto diventa possibile, lì dove si annidano i sogni, ma anche gli incubi peggiori, che si va a scrutare. È nella natura di tutti noi.
Le Projet Bradbury : intégrale 02
By Neil Jomunsi
Price: $13.50 USD. Words: 70,770. Language: French. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Le Projet Bradbury est autant un défi littéraire qu'un hommage : en souvenir du grand auteur américain Ray Bradbury, auteur notamment des Chroniques Martiennes et de Fahrenheit 451 et qui conseillait aux écrivains en herbe d'écrire une nouvelle par semaine pendant un an, Neil Jomunsi s'est lancé le défi de prendre son mentor au mot et de relever le défi.
This Weak and Idle Theme
By Victoria Perkins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,610. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ten short stories from myriad genres, including a series previously released only in individual e-book form.
Astronomical Odds
By Third Flatiron Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The "Astronomical Odds" anthology contains short SF/Fantasy/Horror/Humor stories with a mathematical twist. New and established speculative fiction authors include Ken Altabef, Michelle Ann King, Edoardo Albert, John A. McColley, Jennifer R. Povey, James Aquilone, Martin Clark, Iain Ishbel, Garry McNulty, Nick Slosser, Benjamin T. Smith, Susan Nance Carhart, and Adele Gardner. Juliana Rew, Editor
Curse of the Monkey's Paw
By M. R. Williamson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,270. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Monkey's Paw is a dark and spooky tale by W. W. Jacobs. It’s worth noting that Jacobs was acclaimed by Henry James, G. K. Chesterton, and Christopher Morley as one of the best writers of his time. For this, the 150th anniversary of his birth, M. R. Williamson has written three more outstandingly spooky tales in the same vein as a tribute to this master of strange stories.
A Rotten Core
By Angie Hulme
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,740. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fairytales. Myths. The lie of eternal happiness without consequences, without effort. The rotten core that feeds the impossible story. Here is a collection of stories that bring the rotten core to the surface. Stories where the happy ending is anything but guaranteed.
Child of Words Issue 1
By Big Pulp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Big Pulp. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Child of Words is the new SF&F magazine from Big Pulp. Published twice annually, each issue contains a mix of science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry.
Cuentos Chilenos Steampunk
By Fantasía Austral
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Trece cuentos inéditos que plasman las más variadas visiones con respecto al steampunk en su vertiente más cercana a la Fantasía, presentándole al lector trece mundos manchados por el hollín y la revolución industrial... o mágica.
Loss and Sacrifice
By Andrew Day
Price: Free! Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This collection contains three short stories in the genres of horror, science fiction and fantasy, all about the things we lose: our humanity, our souls, even our very selves, through choice, through sacrifice, or by the passage of time. All stories published for the first time.