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Just Dig
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: American English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two brothers, asteroid prospectors, are awoken when an asteroid lands somewhere along the boundary between their little plot, and the enormous plot owned by their neighbors. They drive out to see on whose plot the rock has fallen. As they do, they argue over whether they can depend on luck to end a long dry spell, or if they'll have to make their own luck to turn a profit
Obliquity
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
I, the One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Told through novice soul Niman's eyes, surreal purpose is sought in an etheric reality where souls are hunted.
5 . . . 4 . . . 3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . . Write!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
5 . . . 4 . . . 3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . . Write! 25 Speculative Fiction Prompts within these pages will help new and old authors alike to fight the dark nemesis of the blank page. This book is broken into five sections for five different types of prompts: scenario, quote, question, book title, and simple. These prompts will help the writer defeat the blank page and write into new horizons!
Anthology Askew - a Collective Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 51,680. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
Flash fiction, short stories, poetry, and artwork collection based on the general theme of "write to your own beat."
The Delinquent Baker
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: British English. Published: December 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Flash fiction about a frustrated cake maker. A baker of truth?
Twisting Topeka
Price: Free! Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
We each experience and envision our own version of Topeka. In these stories, 18 writers twist the past and future to explore alternate possibilities for our community. These stories will make you question what you know about the past and frighten you about what the future could hold. What if....? Read this collection from the 2016 Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Community Novel Project.
The Clarion Call, Vol 2: Echoes of Liberty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,670. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
16 stories of liberty
Strangelet, Volume 2, Issue 5
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Guest edited by Bill Campbell of Rosarium Publishing Fiction: The Time Keepers by Jean Gillingham For the Love of a Minotaur by Melissa Gardner All the Fishes, Singing by Hester J. Rook The Evening Laxmi Danced by Sunil Sharma The Soulless by Walter Dinjos Cover art by Sally Cantirino
First Steps for a Hero
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,680. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Escaping from the local bully is part of David’s life, but when the bully threatens his sister, the peaceable young school-leaver must turn into a hero as best he can. He is helped by an enigmatic man from a parallel universe. But with the man comes a danger which could threaten the safety of Earth, and only David can deal with it.