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The Crystal Spheres
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In a universe filled with habitable worlds why have we had no contact with extraterrestrial intelligence? David Brin's short story, "The Crystal Spheres," offers a fantastic explanation for the Great Silence. Instead of being late-comers - might humanity have come upon the scene too early? This haunting tale was voted one of the "most beautiful" of the eighties. Winner of the 1985 Hugo Award .
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Nine)
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Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten tales which are just the right length to read in your coffee break, in the bath, or in bed. Emily finally finds a real man in 'The Problem with Beans', The Poacher's Inn quiz team discuss the finer points of cycling in 'The Dandy Horse' and there is another tale from the Vertigo labs in 'Whichcraft'. Humour, mystery, sci fi, romance and more in this new collection.
Lost Town: A Fantasy Novella (The Wyldemere Chronicles) Book 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,130. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lost Town is the first novella in The Wyldemere Chronicles, its pages following the subterranean adventures of Devon, Sara, and Fang. Once a thriving seaport, Wyldemere is now a dingy, fading shadow of its former self, a disorganized confusion of twisting streets, a place for cutthroats and card sharks, where one is either very rich or gutter poor, very lucky, very ruthless, or very dead.
Gorilla, My Dreams
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A comedy set in David Brin’s Uplift Universe. In the distant future, chimpanzees and dolphins have been uplifted to starfaring status -- and are helping humans choose the next species for uplift, when powerful alien starships arrive to wipe out all life on Earth.
Bizarre Lifestyle of the Future
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's 5091 AD, and the earth is overrun by zombies, clairvoyants and weird aliens. Body-swapping, teleporting and using invisible cloaks are very common. Inter-galactic travel has become easy while time travel has become easier. Each chapter of the book depicts an innovative device, invention or concept.
Weird tales (Lettere dal buio)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: Italian. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Questo ebook contiene 5 racconti di Germano Dalcielo contenuti nel volume "Lettere dal buio", in pieno stile weird tale americano. - Mors tua vita mea - Il rasoio di Occam - Pianerottolo dantesco - Non aprite quella porta - Aguscello Altri 11 racconti vi aspettano in "Lettere dal buio", disponibile su tutti i maggiori store online.
Fifty Egg Timer Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Fifty Egg Timer Stories is a collection of 50 shot stories of between 600 and 1000 words. The stories are by one author and are of mixed genre. Some of these stories are flippant and/or amusing whilst others touch on serious topics. The common theme, if one can be found at all, is the provision of short bursts of entertainment. I hope that all readers find some stories to their individual liking.
An Aspie Tells Tales Sci-Fi Edition
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Series: Aspie Tales, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 156,640. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Do you find magic, evil Queens, wizards and fairies simply illogical, if not down right silly? I’ve put all such tales on a slow light-sail to Sirius , and gathered the best of Science Fiction from “An Aspie Tells Tales” and “An Aspie Tells Tales Again” into this special edition. We have aliens, artificial intelligence, interstellar ships, virtual reality, and time conundrums...time conundrums...
The Art Collection: Three Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three magical, mysterious stories, with characters that will haunt your imagination. Sketchbooks from a forgotten artist in the Northern Catskills inspire a young woman. A gorgeously painted image by a painter who abandoned his work. A tiny historical museum in Philadelphia may be comprised of forgeries. If you love art history, you'll find these stories enchanting..
Crash and Burn: A Men of Crash, Fire and Rescue Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Crash, Fire and Rescue marine Dane Roberts loves his job—but he never expected his latest rescue to be a blast from his own past. Military pilot Laura Jo Dawson hasn’t stopped running since high school and her one night with the sexy quarterback. But when her jet crashes and Dane rescues her, spending time in the arms of her sexy rescuer looks better and better...
Brain Candy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,720. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
From evil nine-year-old Shirley Temple look-a-likes with possessed collectibles to green gelatin salad blob monsters to incompetent vampires to dyslexic witches, these stories feature silly and not-so-silly horror. Nineteen tales to send chills up your funny bone and tickle your spine. Or is the other way around? Come explore the strange imaginings of Jaleta Clegg with these short stories.
A Very Mystic Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Join the holiday festivities by taking a magical trip down memory lane with author Belinda Boring's bestselling Mystic Wolves.