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Pieces of Eight, Part IV
You set the price! Words: 69,340. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pieces of Eight, Part IV is a collection of eight imaginative science fiction and paranormal novellas, and the work is the companion book to Jay Dubya's Pieces of Eight, Pieces of Eight, Part II and Pieces of Eight, Part III.
Pieces of Eight, Part III
You set the price! Words: 59,170. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pieces of Eight, Part III is a collection of eight imaginative science fiction and paranormal novellas, and the Jay Dubya work is the companion book to Pieces of Eight, Pieces of Eight, Part II and Pieces of Eight, Part IV.
Pieces of Eight, Part II
You set the price! Words: 72,790. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pieces of Eight, Part II is a collection of eight imaginative Jay Dubya novellas having science fiction and paranormal plots and themes, and the work is the companion book to Pieces of Eight Book I, Book III and Book IV.
Pieces of Eight
You set the price! Words: 72,670. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pieces of Eight is a collection of eight imaginative novellas having science fiction and paranormal plots and themes. It is the companion of Pieces of Eight, Part II, Part III and Part IV.
Five More Dark Enchantments
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five powerful fabulist short stories from a master storyteller. An underground motion picture junkie finds he cannot escape the censors forever. A mathematician awakes to find his body and life have gone pear shaped. Olympic dreams sometimes require a little help … from power armor. A man discovers where abandoned dreams go. A match made in a bookstore lacks spine.
The Lily in the Gutter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Living in the Oort cloud should have been a dream for Katya and Barry. But with Chuapa's out of whack gravity and busted infrastructure they wish they'd never come. A single flower grows at the edge of their tower home and Katya believes it symbolizes something. She just doesn't know what.
It Came From Above
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The object appears in the pasture without warning, absent color or shape, or any other signifier that might tell Frank what it is. Strangest of all is the humming it emits, at a pitch just beyond his hearing. An itch he cannot scratch.
Cold Water, Hot Air
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
During the migration season, humpback whales begin appearing in every major U. S. port, apparently lost. One scientist discovers that the "lost whales" are more than they appear to be.
Drabbler Harvest Presents: Alien Sports
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What kinds of sports do aliens play? What rules do they follow, if any? What about sports injuries--ruptured tentacles, bent antennae, splintered appendages, and the like? What if the defense can read the quarterback's mind? Ooo . . . Yeah, we know you have questions. We've got the answers. Just look inside.
Three Wishes Before A Fire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On Christmas Eve, Rob finds himself drawn to the set of his TV show. Jaded and disenchanted, Rob hopes to find something, anything, to bring a bit of joy back into his existence. What he discovers that lonely Christmas Eve will change his life—again. An inspiring story about the magic of make-believe and the power of healing.
Last Human Standing & Other Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sometimes we just want to read a story from beginning to end in one sitting. Maybe we're at the doctor's office or on the crosstown bus. Maybe we just need to be entertained or distracted for a few minutes. In situations like this, short stories can benefit anyone. Inside are three short stories: 1. Last Human Standing: 2. Rides From Strangers: 3. The Day I almost Died:
Selena's Escape
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Chauncey Mifflin owns everything in sight, including her. The whole planet is corrupt. Selena has thought long and hard about escape. The only thing she needs is opportunity, but a heart turned to steel and a burning desire for revenge is enough to tip the balance. A short story.
Measuring the Marigolds
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013 by FedoraArts Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Dr. Savannah Lund's only way home is through the void that destroyed her partner's mind. Can she take it?
In Time for Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Time travelers go back to the birth of Jesus of Nazareth, in an attempt to discover the origins of the "Christmas star".
Walt vs the Space Flunkies
Series: Walt, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Walt and his friends deal with the strange beings from space the only way they know how . . . hillbilly style!
Coffee: 14 Caffeinated Tales of the Fantastic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Coffee plays a major role in each of the stories collected in this book. Brewed from such fine ingredients as magic, wonder, humor, and romance, -Coffee- serves up a unique blend of the fantastic you won't be able to put down.
The Ground Beneath My Feet
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(1.50 from 2 reviews)
When Earth finally can't supoport us all mankind has to come up with an alternate plan to ensure the survival of the species. The ships that carry the seed of humanity out into space won't always find perfect worlds, this is the story of one such discovery.
In the Shadow of Titans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a tale about giant beasts trashing cities, inspired by the giant monster movies of my youth. This tale is not related to “Attack on Titan”. I discovered that anime series only after finishing my rough draft. After viewing a few episodes, though, I saw that the two were nothing alike. They share some terms but that's where the similarities end.
The Return of the Forgotten Ornament
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The sequel to The Forgotten Ornament continues the story of the little girl, the Forgotten Ornament, and their protectors as another Christmas descends upon them.
Better Living Through GRAVY and Other Oddities
Price: Free! Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A quirky collection of seven short short stories of about 1000 words. Strange with dusting of sci-fi, these quick reads offer a brief escape into imaginary worlds with absurdity, excitement, and possibly a laugh. Or two. Three's a stretch. Warning: If a woman named “Aunty Ida” approaches you and offers a solution to your problem, doctors recommend running. Quickly.