The Stories: Five Years of Original Fiction on is celebrating its fifth birthday. As part of this celebration, my old haunt has compiled an eBook anthology of all the short stories published on during that period. It’s called The Stories: Five Years of Original Fiction on and it contains 151 stories from many of today’s best writers of science fiction and fantasy, including Nnedi Okorafor, Rachel Swirsky, Daniel Abraham, and Jay Lake. describes the celebration: is celebrating its fifth birthday this week and as one of the many things we’re doing to mark the occasion, we’ve assembled the entire last five years of our award-winning original fiction into one handy, and possibly physics-defying, ebook.

This ebook is free to’s registered users to download, as a thank you for joining and contributing to our community over the years. Enjoy!

To download the eBook DRM-free (.epub, .mobi, .pdf), login to (yeah, you’ll need an account, sorry…), and visit the blog post about The Stories: Five Years of Original Fiction on If you don’t have an eReader, you can also find the stories here, published directly on You won’t find a better anthology published all year. Sorry, Unfettered.

  • Bibliotropic July 19, 2013 at 9:42 am

    As much as I half-dread the amount of time it’ll take me to get through the entire anthology, I’m also thrilled to have it easily at my fingertips. Some of the best authors I’ve found in recent years, I found by reading their short fiction on

  • Pabkins July 19, 2013 at 4:10 pm

    I was so excited when I saw the RSS feed update that morning with those free stories in one volume. I’m going to have a field day going through it all…achingly slow.

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