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Bad Things
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Creepy crawlies, dark shadows, hideous monsters secreted under your bed... Bad Things is a collection of paranormal stories that will make your skin crawl and heart race. Do you sleep with the light on? Maybe you should...
Tales from the Beaumont House
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,980. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
What do a psychic, a family of four and a computer programmer have in common? Unfortunately for them, they reside in the Beaumont House apartments. What appears to be a serene, picturesque apartment complex is actually an otherworldly reality consisting of the supernatural, the strange and the unimaginable.
Into the Real
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,060. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Five Tigers Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
We live in a future where anything is possible...In this collection of short stories, author Michele Lang takes you inside labyrinths of dark and beautiful worlds. These science fiction tales range from tender to apocalyptic, but all of them explore the permeability of virtual and real worlds, and how the digital affects the "real" in surprising and sometimes profound ways.
Black Denim Lit #8: Return to Waypoint 5
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Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 44,440. Language: American English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Black Denim Lit. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit #8 "Return to Waypoint 5": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 160 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Josh Roseman, Madeline Popelka, Clarissa N G, Cheryl McAlister, Zack Miller, Lisa Shapter, Ken Poyner, Joe Christopher, Ben Spies and Julie Reeser
The Zero Class: Part 4
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Series: Cypher Theorem, 1.4. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 21,540. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Vernon finishes his second tournament, and heads home. His parents have something to go over with him, because he has chosen to become a Paladin of the Astrum Government. Tyler Hemlick, the Commander of the Paladins, comes to congratulate Vernon in his endeavors, and sets forth a test for him. The test, unknown to Vernon, is to have his girlfriend Marie kidnapped.
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day
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Series: Holidays with Anne, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,900. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dig out the fuzzy slippers, turn on the Christmas songs, and settle in with a good story as Anne B. Walsh presents her third collection of holiday fantasy and sci-fi. Hurry to the manger with Starsong, princess of Free Sky; join Khor, director of drama, and Libby, lady wizard, as they try to save their home with a Midwinter tale of hope; and find out what hats are in for snowmen this season...
Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2014
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Series: Mad Scientist Journal. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,580. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by DefCon One Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nonhuman religions, clones of classical composers, and the mating habits of socks. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2014 collects three month's worth of essays from the fictional worlds of mad science.
Фантомные мысли
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,340. Language: Russian. Published: December 1, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Вы смотрите в иллюминатор. Там, за крылом несущегося айрбаса, вспышки молний рвут тёмные облака. Сможете ли принять, если узнаете, что ваше сознание - случайная помеха, возникшая в поле взаимодействия мозговых имплантатов пассажиров. Но если разум фантомен, насколько реально то, что приходит извне? Существует ли сам самолёт, беснующаяся стихия и пассажиры, или всё это лишь интерпретация чего-то ин
Apex Magazine Issue 67
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 by Apex Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » 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.
Spoiled Lunch and Other Creepy Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Contains 8 creepy tales featuring everything from ghosts, psychics, and cannibals, to apocalyptic wastelands and government experiments gone wrong. In "Spoiled Lunch", a school boy tries to enjoy a snack in a dystopian future overrun with pests. In "The Accident", a drug runner hits a mysterious creature with his car and finds himself pursued by it. Plus 6 other stories to delight and disturb!
Like the Sun at Eight in the Morning
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Price: Free! Words: 36,990. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Bookish Philip Richmond finds himself in a Paris on the brink of revolt. He too is in revolt against his meek girl-shy identity. He must choose between the revolutionary girl in red and the plain book-worm girl in gray. Will he break with his.former identity by choosing the girl in red or confirm that identity by turning to the safe girl in gray? A tender ironic study of a man at the crossroads.
Eric Book Series: Tale of the Zeskaya
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Series: Edenia · Eric Book, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hayu tale of the Zeskaya the immortal alien species as told by Dictator to Torrin the Drainer
Tales of the Stoneworld
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,620. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Every now and then, the Mage-General of the Allied Realms, a curious Humanoid who calls himself Kronisk, sits down with his grandchildren. To them, he will read a story from a big volume of Melior's lengthy, grand, and just plain puzzling history. In this volume, you will find ten of the tales that he and his grandchildren share.
Dark Futures Annual 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
This is the first annual collection of short fiction produced by Dark Futures.
What If
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014 by Fair Folio. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What if advertisers could put ads inside your mind? What if Deja Vu were not a random occurrence? What if Time Travel was more about your consciousness? What if a hero's true battle was after the beast was slain? What if you were given a mission on a deserted space outpost that wasn't real? This collection contains five short stories that ask What If and will delight and surprise you.
The Tarot Reader
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 27,350. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The third story in the Vestigial Tales series, which are prequels of the books Pantomime & Shadowplay
Other Worlds: A Collection of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Epic Silliness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The new Science Fiction and fantasy anthology from the author of The Starhawk Chronicles, ranging from the serious to the silly.
State: A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: British English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five short works of character-driven science-fiction, ranging from the realistic to the operatic.
Apex Magazine Issue 66
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,110. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Apex Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » 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. Edited by Hugo Award-nominated editor Sigrid Ellis.
Have You Seen My Cat?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Detective Frank Primrose woke up this morning, he didn't expect to investigate the disappearance of cats. Police detectives simply don't do that sort of thing. But when the chief's niece's cat is missing that's missing, what else can he do? Besides, it isn't just her cat; all of the cats in her building have disappeared. So, where have they gone -- and where will his investigation take him?