Books tagged: apocalyptic

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Sci-Fi Series 2 (Simulator, Little Angels, Esperanza)
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Series: Science Fiction Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,660. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
“There was nothing human about the scream. In near total darkness, where even the stars had forsaken their shimmering sheen, within the hot breath of the steaming, churning volcanic hot springs, Astrid could only imagine the alien features contracted in a spasm of agony. Pain is pain by any other name. It hurts as much, no matter what the species. A shriek, a short silence, a protracted whimper,
The Harvest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,360. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When an alien entity lands in the Southern Appalachian Mountains, a clairvoyant psychology professor, a drunken dirt farmer, and a disillusioned tycoon must team up to stop it before the infection spreads. A science fiction pulp thriller. Revised edition of 2003 mass market paperback.
Terminal Sunday
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The last day on earth, same as any other.
Organic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What if in the future your car contained as many animal parts as machine? What if it became self-aware…and in the process, less and less enamored of toting you and your family around, getting its seats covered in ice cream and being left in parking lots for hours on end? What if your car and some of its friends decided to do something about it? In Organic, meet your car. And be very nervous.
New Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Calling the new girl, Lucy, odd ends up more than a tad bit of understatement. In a short period of time, she frees Amber of her inhibitions, her prestigious corporate project, her teeth, her sense of style…and her sanity. A bizarre tale of corporate cannibalism…or a generous sacrifice for a fellow human being? All depends on your perspective.
Last Christmas
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A short story that follows Santa Claus as he prepares for and makes deliveries on a dark, post-apocalyptic Christmas Eve. At first Santa doesn't know precisely what's been going on all year, but slowly the pieces begin to come together to form a picture of what remains of the world. Find out whether a little Christmas magic will be enough to bring holiday cheer to a world on its last legs.
The Spark: The Story of a Christmas Soon to Come
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Price: Free! Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Nicholas is a spirit with problems. His incarnations as Santa Claus will end if humanity's Christmas spirit isn't restored. Desperate, he seeks help from the Earth Mother, Gaia, who uses her remaining power to send him to a camp of homeless people where he must find a spark of true Christmas spirit. If he fails, he could disappear from the world, along with Christmas, forever.
Promise Kept
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In a world full of the relics of the past and the toys of the future, Lila Howell is a psychic who struggles to remain ethical in the face of her government's demands. Currently, her government is demanding that she use her job to retrieve information from Susanne Newton. She must make a decision between keeping her life or reaching for something more.
He Lacks Utility
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Reggie Brinks just wanted to ride out the deadly virus that threatened to kill the world. A few months in cryogenic freeze while they came up with a cure, and he’d be right as rain, back to his previous lifestyle. But the civilization that greets him on the other side no longer resembles anything he knew…and infuriatingly, he finds his opinions and and money don't have the same pull they once did.
Bird Magics
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Price: Free! Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Ulak is a crow. A berry addict and eccentric in the crow community living in the courtyard behind a row of white houses, he decides one day that the humans have to die. Convinced he knows the secret to making this happen, he shares his ambitions with his two friends, Fark and Jaak. They, of course, think he’s nuts...at least until the white lights begin to appear in the sky.