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Extrasensory
By Darren G. Burton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Chris is out in the hills taking photos of the cityscape when he spies a strange green light in the night sky. He manages to snap off some hurried photos as the light moves erratically towards him. Something very bizarre happens to him as the object moves overhead. A pinprick of light enters his right eye and does something to his brain. This is a novelette of approximately 16,500 words.
The Oldies Progression
By Michael Canfield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Papa Cranberry sits in the attic listening to jazz and the blues, wondering if the family’s up and left him behind. But if the family has moved out, who has moved in? Somebody’s messing around din the kitchen downstairs, that’s for sure. And what about the laser lights shooting across the sky? Bonus: This edition also includes a complete bonus sci-fi story: "Send Our Love."
Say You Love Me
By L. A. Helms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by JJ Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sam loves Patricia and wants to marry her. She turns him down and cuts off all contact. He just wants her to love him. When a shady scientist makes a suggestion, it seems that Sam's dreams may come true. But at what cost?
The Cone
By Kenneth Burstall
Price: Free! Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Three stories by Kenneth Burstall
On The Rocks
By Adrienne E. Keith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
What has Charlotte Hill gotten herself into? On The Rocks is the second Charlotte Hill story, and picks up shortly after Ice Cream And Bullets. Meet Drake Jameson the man who's tasked with bringing Charlotte in and watch as the mystery grows, then gets set on fire.
Hail Mary
By Mario Milosevic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For Clarice, football is a religion and game day is like going to church. She even dons a VR suit plugged into her team’s quarterback to enhance her sacred experience. For her husband Grant, football is little more than an amusement. He does not understand Clarice’s obsession. When Grant undertakes to sabotage her VR experience of Super Bowl Sunday, no one on or off the field will be safe.
Ice Cream And Bullets
By Adrienne E. Keith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Ice Cream And Bullets is the story of Charlotte Hill, a trained operative. Or so she thinks. Ice Cream And Bullets follows Charlotte on her first encounter with Seattle. This is the story of self discovery and bullets, lots of bullets.
To Di(n)e For: A (Speculative) Horror Story
By Rebecca M. Senese
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Meredith accompanies her husband to the Mystery Meal Restaurant, “where the dinner is murder” so Meredith reads from the marquee. To impress an important client, they dine with clone-grown constructs of killers. It’s the latest in fine dining entertainment and it may end up being the last dinner of their lives. “To Di(n)e For” is 6,000 words.
Take Me Home
By Duncan James
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
0.75 star(3.67 from 3 reviews)
A farmer and his wife, on a shopping visit to their quiet Hampshire village, find a young boy wandering in the High Street. Nobody appears to be looking for the boy, who is obviously a stranger and lost. The couple offer to look after him until he can be traced, but they soon discover that he is stranger than they think.
Foreignright 4.5.1
By Eric Cline
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the future, "firemen" don't put out fires. Instead . . . hey, this sounds familiar! Eric Cline, a writer who has been published in Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine and other places, delivers a loving flash fiction tribute to a classic work, updated for modern times.
Dreamspeak
By Mark Lambert
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(3.00 from 1 review)
A very short story exploring religious confession in a technological future.
Valuable Intelligence
By J.R. Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Doc and Sgt.Gallagher find themselves all alone on a bombed out and war torn planet. Together they struggle to reach the extraction point with the intelligence they have gathered and receive aid from a mysterious stranger along the way.
Round Up At The Burger Bar Part 4
By Russ Crossley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The slippery climb of Trixie Aioli up the corporate ladder continues. When we last left Trixie she and Cherry Bomb were developing a scheme to stop the wedding of Herman Pug to her greatest rival. She and Cherry time travel into the past only to be confronted with an even greater obstacle to her ambition. She may even be fired!
The Ghost Legion: A dagger from Dagger, Story X
By Geltab
Series: The Ghost Legion, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Ghost Legion has Earthshaker trapped in his tower of the forgotten, or so it appears. Sent in pairs to search the northern lands for more allies and information, Dagger and Wormy find only cannibal bandits. Wormy lets Dagger in on a secret about the art on conjuring, it also allows travel between worlds. A magical nullification blade is said to exist on one such world, it's time to go there.
Hay 666 zombis por persona
By Boris Dekker
Price: Free! Words: 8,520. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2012 by PÚLPito. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Últimas noticias: -1 de abril. Una explosión conmociona al condado de Lewis; -2 de abril. La contaminación del agua causa la muerte del ganado; -3 de abril. Maniobras militares en el condado de Lewis; Tres días después...
Monster Is in the Eye of the Beholder: Report of the Anthropological Expedition to the Planet Known as Kal-Fa
By Lorinda J Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
0.75 star(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Three anthropologists make first contact with a species of bizarre intelligent lifeforms. Each team member reacts in a different way to their strangeness as the story builds toward a disturbing climax and a conclusion with an unsettling twist of perspective.
The Convert
By Susanne Knight
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Science fiction short story. When one of his congregation wants to marry an alien who is more flora than fauna, what's a priest to do??
Trudging to Eden
By Kim Antieau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Erin Ryan is hired by a rich and powerful woman to find her kidnapped genetically altered son, Benjamin Grey, who can “sing like an angel.” Ryan and her partner Walker are soon tracking Benjamin across the galaxy. As they get closer to finding him, Ryan begins to wonder if Benjamin Grey might be the cure she’s been seeking for all of her life.
Adventures in Paratime: An Anthology
By Daniel Eness
Series: Science Fiction Shorts, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Collecting more than a half dozen short stories of alternate reality, Adventures in Paratime: an Anthology of the Soon and Secret Future, Long Past includes one of the author's most popular stories, Only the Arquebus, by H. Beam Piper and features the never before seen weird tale of science at the breaking point, The Unmethoding.
Project Super Species
By Kelly Cairo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Paisley Sky Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Whiskey Man. The Cigar Man. And Him. One is an impressionable student who struggles to do the right thing. One is an egotistical mentor who proposes an experiment that will eradicate Homo sapiens. And one is capable defender who can stop the experiment...if only he can remember who he is. All three are Others, powerful super beings not of the Earth.