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Helios Quarterly Magazine Volume 2, Issue 1 by Radiant Crown Publishing, LLC
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Space bikers are dodging radiation. An intergalactic crew battles the sun. New Martian settlements and a couple on the verge of collapse. Welcome to Helios Quarterly Magazine Vol. 2, Issue 1 overflowing with heroic vengeance, wonder, and regrets. Theme: Commercial Cosmonauts & Hired Guns Contains four poems, ten works of fiction, one photo, and four pieces of art.
All Our Misdeeds: An Anthology by OddType
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Seventeen authors and illustrators explore changes, choices, and consequences in ways absurd and realistic, cosmic and trivial. Stories traverse different realities and continents and feature a spectacular cast of characters: shape-shifting revolutionaries, curious children on a mission, a murderer’s assistant, and a girl who brings her father back to the world of the living.
Romance by Top Writers Block
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
What is love and romance, and who (or what) can be loved? Top Writers Block takes on the Romance genre in this hefty collection filled with 4 short fiction stories and 6 poems. Not all in the collection is flowers blossoming and love. There is humor, and longing, and questioning...and even some horror. Take a chance on talented independent authors.
Sci-Fi from the Rock by Ellen Curtis (editor) & Erin Vance (editor)
Series: The Six Elemental · From the Rock. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 2, 2017 by Engen Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nineteen short stories written by an eclectic mix of some of the best science-fiction and fantasy authors in Atlantic Canada, some of them award-winning veterans and some of them new to the craft for the first time. Edited by Erin Vance and veteran science-fiction author Ellen Louise Curtis, this collection features the heartfelt, showcases the talent and charm Atlantic Canada has to offer.
Sixfold Fiction Winter 2016 by Sixfold
Price: Free! Words: 61,510. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Sixfold is an all-writer-voted journal. All writers who upload their manuscripts vote to select the highest-voted $1000 prize-winning manuscripts and all the short stories and poetry published in each issue.
Hourglass by Top Writers Block
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
In the "Hourglass" collection from Top Writers Block, expressions of time and its underlying meanings are expressed in stories and poems that can evoke laughter, drama, love, and horror. Works from Elizabeth Rowan Keith, Suzy Stewart Dubot, Alan Naylor, Melissa A. Szydlek, and Katlyn Guthrie make this collection very unique.
Anthology of the Best French Short Stories by Nicolae Sfetcu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Classics
I brought together in this anthology some of the most beautiful short stories of the classical French literature. The first edition will be continued over many years to come, with other stories at least as beautiful, written by the most famous French authors.
Pieces of the Heart by Authors For Autism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Luna K Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Fifteen incredible authors have come together with stories of love, passion, pain, and triumph in support of Autism research. Pieces of the Heart by Authors for Autism is a collection of romance short stories of various genre and styles. Contemporary, fantasy, comedy, historical, and drama, all combined in an assembly of sweet short reads to fill your heart with emotion.
Bento Box #20 by Artifice Comics
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2017 by Artifice Comics. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Do you, as Nada Surf once sung, wanna know what it's like on the inside of love? We can't promise you that, no matter how close to Valentine's Day we are, but we can promise you a vacation without a mask and an understanding of what it's like on the inside... of a lunar power infused suit of armour! We're good like that! Recommended for fans of lucha libre wrestling and tokusatsu metal heroes!
The Book Smugglers' Quarterly Almanac: Volume 3 by Book Smugglers Publishing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,870. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A quarterly collection of awesome, selected and edited by The Book Smugglers Collecting original short fiction, essays, reviews, and reprints from diverse and powerful voices in speculative fiction, THE BOOK SMUGGLERS' QUARTERLY ALMANAC is essential for any SFF fan.
The Very True Legends of Ol' Man Wickleberry and his Demise - Ink Slingers' Anthlogy by Joleene Naylor, Jonathan Harvey, Mark R Hunter, chris harris, Simon Goodson, Ruth Ann Nordin, & Terry Compton
Series: Ink Slingers Anthologies. Price: Free! Words: 33,740. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Ol’ Man Wickleberry is a man of legend – or is he a legend of a man? With a scruffy beard and a dislike for humanity, how long has it been since he met his demise, and what is he doing in his ghostly afterlife? The stories may differ, but all of them are true. We swear. Enjoy eight tales by seven talented authors.
Jar of Souls by Lisa Silverthorne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017 by Elusive Blue Fiction. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Finding an unconscious man on the steps of her magical perfume shop is just the beginning of Seattle sorceress, Avery Starling's troubles. She's drawn to Braxtan Rhodes, a handsome and intriguing young man who reeks of a strange dark magic that is slowly killing him. Pushing her healing air magic to its limits, Avery puts her heart on the line to battle a powerful Fey queen for Braxtan's soul.
Vigilance by Top Writers Block
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Top Writers Block presents another short story & poem collection on the theme of "Vigilance." Here are works of mystery, murder, horror, heartbreak, happiness, and more that keep a careful watch over something important. All author proceeds go to charity - Sea Shepherd in France, an organization that devotes itself to preserving our seas and oceans and the life within.
Obliquity by Delia Strange
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 28,960. Language: Australian English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Seventeen short stories have been brought together into a book, connected by an interpretation of a single word; obliquity. What does Obliquity mean? 1. deviation from moral rectitude or sound thinking 2. deviation from parallelism or perpendicularity 3. indirectness or deliberate obscurity of speech or conduct, an obscure or confusing statement
Gfantis vs the Guest Monsters by Matthew Dennion
Price: Free! Words: 73,780. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
G-Fan's own mascot monster Gfantis takes on monster let to them by best giant monster authors in the world including. Jeremy Robinson, Matthew Dennion, Timothy Price, Eric S. Brown and many more!
Dead Key Publishing Annual Anthology 2 by Dead Key Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 42,960. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Dead Key Publishing is proud to announce the release of its second annual anthology of short stories by the writers in its catalog. Inside, meet the illegals born in defiance of Reproduction Law, lovers on a Ferris wheel, a paid assassin, a guilty wife, a human robot, a bookkeeper in mid-life crisis, over-protective and grisly parents, and a man longing to be remembered by his amnesiac wife.
Bento Box #19 by Artifice Comics
Price: Free! Words: 6,270. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2016 by Artifice Comics. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
In the wake of Atlantic City's destruction by the youth cult of Millennium Man, Jeffery Carter searches for his one-time apprentice, Alex Custer, in a bid to discover more and the mysterious faction of rogue super-beings. Meanwhile, in the Philippines, there is treasure and rewards waiting to be had for the brave. Recommended for fans of Neil Gaiman, Alan Moore, and Grant Morrison.
Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2017 by Jeremy Zimmerman & Dawn Vogel
Series: Mad Scientist Journal. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2016 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Advances in mass production, tidying tips, and suggestions for the use of supernatural fluids. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2017 collects thirteen tales from the fictional worlds of mad science. For the discerning mad scientist reader, there are also pieces of fiction from Maureen Bowden, E. B. Fischadler, and David Harrison.
Nostalgia / Reunion by Conquistador Review
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016 by Steve Silkin. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A group forms. It's an organic process. Some people come, others go. Sometimes you stay together for years, other times just for months. But in either case, you will likely bump into each other again in the future. With good memories. Or bad. With happy news. Or sad. These are stories of looking back from the present onto the past.