Books tagged: science fiction horror

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The Stranger Within
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You set the price! Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Take a trip as a traveler from another world tries to blend in. Able to assume any form, folks around him are easily fooled; except Liz. She stands up to him while others parish all around her. Latter she is selected for a sleep study to travel to a newly discovered planet. He pursues her, as he tries to silence the one who knows his true identity.
The Silver Hand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,750. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Sci-Fi
"The Silver Hand" is a sci-fi horror screenplay in the vein of Edgar Allen Poe and HP Lovecraft. Set in a small mountain town that time has forgotten, the benevolent sheriff must find the mysterious silver hand to stop his boyhood chum, now an insane shapeshifter on a mission to kill everyone who buried him alive by mistake.
Violent Ends: Horror Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,110. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A collection of eleven dark stories with visceral bite. Some are brutal. Others shocking. About the author: Aaron's stories have been reprinted in The Best of Every Day Fiction 2009 and 2010, listed as a recommended read by Tangent Online, received honorable mention in the storySouth Million Writers Award and Ellen Datlow's Best Horror of the Year.
Incident on the Hennepin
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Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the year 2492, the luxury cruise ship Hennepin makes a mysterious emergency stop to the distant Treadway Station. As the ship arrives, Card, a maintenance worker, goes outside to make repairs, and returns an hour later only to find all 25,000 residents have gone missing. As he tries desperately to escape the nightmare unfolding around him, he discovers he may share the same fate as the others.
Rough Cattle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When cowboy Joe Ross hires onto a cattle drive from San Antone to the railhead in Colorado, he expects a long, hard ride. But things go from bad to ugly after a stampede takes them into a canyon where something flashed out of the sky the night before. And now the cattle are starting to act strange…
Fevered Visions: Ten Tales from the Febrile Hinterlands of Reason
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Professionally published writer Alistair Ainscott presents ten tales from the febrile hinterlands of reason. The stories probe shades of light and dark, from hilarity to shadows of doom. The light-hearted farce of a man trapped on a 3,000 mile trip with his twin toddlers. A mysterious forest fortified by concertina wire of black-barbed briars. One man's quest to atone for nuclear holocaust.
The Darkest Prison
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(12,000 word short story) Bran Carstairs is convicted for a murder he didn’t commit, left free to walk the streets — if he dares. Transformed into the thing used to frighten naughty children, a Null, he will be a man without a face, hiding in the shadows, no longer human. He will be prey, hunted for sport. His only choice is to survive or die. How long will it be before death is the better choice?
Beyond Hubble's Shadows, the Daemon Darkness Lies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The twenty-second century, Perlmutter Transantarctic Array, Antarctica. Dr. Alexei Zotov peers into the eyepiece of the observatory, into the deepest abyss of the cosmos. What is really out there? What fate does the universe have in store for us? What cosmic horrors brood in that daemon darkness, staring back at us-- seething, ravenous, remorseless-- and who shall be their scribe?
Fractured Boundaries: Five Tales of Shattered Reason
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Unter Grimschrund presents five tales of shattered reason: Beyond Hubble's Shadows the Daemon Darkness Lies, The Lost Tales of the Master, The Hands of the Phantom, I Walk in the Shadow, and A Criminal of the Near Future. From the discovery of the horrific truth of the cosmos, a man obsessed with a decaying book, to men tainted with strange powers, each tale glowers with penetrating dark visions.
Broken Heart (The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette)
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Series: The Vampire Lucius Lafayette, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Broken Heart is #7 in The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette series. Coming up with 3 million dollars is a lot of money, and it's a lot of money to come up with even for a vampire worth over 100 million dollars. But when you're Lucius Lafayette, you have friends who can help you in a pinch.