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Batan's Caper
By Daniel Ausema
Series: Spire City: Season One, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
What can you do when a steampunk mad genius targets you with a deadly serum? Fight back. Spire City is home to mighty machines of steam power and clockwork, and giant beetles pull picturesque carriages over cobbled streets, but there is a darker secret behind these wonders.
A New Infection
By Daniel Ausema
Series: Spire City: Season One, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
What can you do when a steampunk mad genius targets you with a deadly serum? Fight back. Spire City is home to mighty machines of steam power and clockwork, and giant beetles pull picturesque carriages over cobbled streets, but there is a darker secret behind these wonders.
Home At Last
By W. Blake Heitzman
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A humorous science fiction short story about an impetuous young woman who decides to change our world. Despite being an alien, she has a human quality that people relate to.
Hello, Kitty
By Misti Wolanski
Series: Overhill. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lyn's sense of self-preservation ensures that she behaves even when she's starving, but not all of her kind follow the rules… (a short story of about 4k words or 7–15 minutes of reading.)
Barn Target
By Misti Wolanski
Series: Overhill. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Even learning new things, like how to fire a gun, can’t always improve a gal’s night when she’s 200 and still physically a kid… (a short story of about 5k words or 10–20 minutes of reading.)
The Great Walker
By Nick Marsden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
The last of his kind. The last hope for the forgotten. A nameless, young monk-in-training botches the most important test of his life and unleashes the demon that has haunted the nightmares of the Order for two-thousand years. To stop it, he must find the inner-strength to make the ultimate sacrifice in the name the Order of the Night.
Goon Squad #1
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
THE THREAT: There are villainous monsters, mutants, freaks, and warped masterminds in the world, beyond the ability of conventional police forces to deal with. THE SOLUTION: Recruit your own monsters, mutants, freaks, and warped masterminds, and give them warrant cards. Join the GOON SQUAD as they bring law and a degree of order to a city under siege from the forces of weirdness.
Mary: A Short Story
By Edward Lange
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
(1.00 from 1 review)
Old Mary Roberson has never hurt a fly. That is until she blows up her neighbor and gets arrested. But Mary’s reign of terror is just beginning. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Monsters Win Wars.
Arid Lands: Part One
By H. M. C
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Elizabeth’s family is dying. Not only must they face off with the murdering mutated animals of the wasteland, but they are running out of food, water, and air. She will go to great lengths to protect her sister, Mary, against the harsh world they live in – the roving, raping Arids, the giant snakes, lizards, and birds that’ll slit you open or eat you alive.
Fool Star
By Gregory Ashe
Series: The Sophistries of June, Interlude. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The eater is dead. More importantly, Alex is back to being single after his break-up with Olivia. When a friend asks, Alex to babysit, though, he sees something that makes him think all is not right in West Marshall. And as his investigation progresses, Alex discovers a danger he never knew existed.
One Horn and Little Feet
By Richard E. White
Series: World of Spellmarks. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Mark hasn't cared much for anything since the accident which killed his family. He doesn't care what people think and mainly ignores everyone. Then his social worker found him a job. It was suppose to be a bit of light yard work. Only the place looks like it hasn't been touched in years. However, Mark rather likes the overgrown place.
Afterlife by Night
By Felix Pleșoianu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
There's a power struggle in the Afterlife, and newly deceased Anton lands straight in the middle of it. But is the Grim Reaper just a disinterested friend and mentor, or does he have ulterior motives?
Toys - A Short Story (Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector)
By Lyle S Tanner
Series: Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector, 2.1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Mikey spends most of his days with his best friend, a stuffed teddy bear named Raphael. Raphael has always been there for him, but Mikey misses spending time with real people like his brother, Leo. When he comes up with a plan to stay up late to see Leo when he gets in, Raphael isn't too happy about it.
Serial 1: The Fiddlecat's Dirge
By Rhe Talon
Series: Tales from the End of the Earth, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 5,340. Language: Australian English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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The Spires
By Daniel Ausema
Series: Spire City: Season One, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A deadly infection, created by a mad scientist, is spreading through the city...
Waylines - Issue 3
By Waylines Media
Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Waylines is a magazine of science-fiction, fantasy, and horror. Our goal is to capture the "bang" in speculative fiction - that mindbending, wow factor. Issue 3 features interviews with authors Mary Robinette Kowal and Aliette de Bodard and film makers Sam Taylor & Bjorn Aschim, with stories by Leena Likitalo and Kate Heartfield
Waylines - Issue 1
By Waylines Media
Price: Free! Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Waylines is a magazine of science-fiction, fantasy, and horror. Our goal is to capture the "bang" in speculative fiction - that mindbending, wow factor. Issue 1 features interviews with authors Cat Rambo and Christopher Barzak and film maker Christopher Kezelos and stories by Grayson Bray Morris, Beth Cato, and Jeremy Sim.
Our Little Secret
By Blue Remy
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014 by World Castle Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Murder Chronicle short is a bridge between From Hel, With Love to the upcoming release To Hel and Back – exactly where will it take you and what will you discover about the RIPA agent and his pesky accomplice?
Lightweight 2: "Ronin"
By Nicholas Ahlhelm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
As Kevin becomes more comfortable with his powers as Lightweight, the threat against him grows greater. A new enemy is assigned to eliminate him, a powerful assassin named Ronin. At the same time, his life is contemplated by his foil at school, a man that also knows his secret identity!
Hidden Holidays: A Monster Haven Short Story
By R.L. Naquin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The holidays can be overwhelming for anyone, but Zoey is ready to explode when Maurice, her closet-monster roommate, takes celebrations to the extreme. When Zoey ducks out for a little fresh air, she finds a boy with a big problem -- a problem only a mythical creature can have and only Zoey can solve.