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The Curious Case of the Werewolf That Wasn't, the Mummy That Was, and the Cat in the Jar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short tale of mummies, werewolves, and well preserved felines set in the world of the Parasol Protectorate. Alessandro Tarabotti and his valet, Floote, are on a mission in Egypt when they encounter visiting tourists and things go all pie shaped. What is his real mission and will his Aunt Archangelica approve of his treatment of her cat?
THE WILD ONES: A Pennsylvania Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This story takes place in New Pennsylvania (the setting of Michael Bunker's Pennsylvania novel) shortly after the founding of the Amish Zone in NP. It is not necessary to have read the Pennsylvania Omnibus to understand and enjoy this story. It is a stand-alone short story focusing more attention on the first Amish settlers in New Pennsylvania.
Crash and Burn: A Men of Crash, Fire and Rescue Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Crash, Fire and Rescue marine Dane Roberts loves his job—but he never expected his latest rescue to be a blast from his own past. Military pilot Laura Jo Dawson hasn’t stopped running since high school and her one night with the sexy quarterback. But when her jet crashes and Dane rescues her, spending time in the arms of her sexy rescuer looks better and better...
Aurealis #72
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aurealis #72 features the testing and touching ‘Age’ from Ashlee Jade and the tough and turbulent ‘Ballard and Ballard: A Biopunk Detective Tale of 2080 AD’ from Steven Ma. Shane M Brown offers some salient advice with ‘The Pitfalls of Self-Publishing’. With some of the most searching SF/Fantasy reviews available anywhere and top-notch artwork, Aurealis #72 is bursting with goodness.
The Slip
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Series: I Bring the Fire. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Odin wants Sleipnir, his magical, world-walking, eight-legged horse back. FBI Director Steve Rogers doesn't want Odin getting anything he wants. Veterinarian Amy Lewis and professional hacker Bohdi Patel want to set Sleipnir free. The horse has his own ideas. A story (mostly) from Sleipnir's point of smell.
The Assassin's Tale
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Series: World of the Frostborn, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Mara is an assassin of the Red Family, the dreaded assassins of the city of Cintarra, and few can match her lethal skill. But Mara has a dark secret. Her father was a dark elven prince, and his terrible power stirs in her blood. And when she faces her next target, that power threatens to devour her…
Perfect Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Wyatt loves Grahaem. Grahaem is still in love with Jase. But things could be worse. They could be camping. Oh.
Bravo Charli
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
She wears black leather in the middle of the desert 'cause the desert ain't a playground swing She wants the touch of fire and the burn of rubber tires and five hundred miles of not-a-thing
Arlo's Epiphany
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Series: The Secret Life and Career of Arlo the Barncat, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(3.27 from 11 reviews)
An installment in the Secret Life and Career of Arlo the Barncat, feline covert operative
Ten Thousand Miles Up
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
Argo
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.38 from 13 reviews)
Searching for the answers to true artificial intelligence, Mira McAllister comes across a strange android named Eo who proves to hold more questions than answers.
Rescue: A Litter of Quetzels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Black Mare Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Weak as a kitten. That's what the old-timers say, anyway. Houston Homicide Detective Quetzel Cazares believes that, too. So when she finds a scrawny little cat abandoned at a gruesome crime scene, she takes pity on him and adopts him. That decision just may save her life. Five stories. Five murders. One tiny, fluffy connection.
Sweet Little Lies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The day Femi caught her first bounty she knew this was it; she found her place in the Abyss. However, one mistake, one act of kindness, one beautifully whispered lie could cost her everything--even her life.
Aurealis #71
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aurealis #71 has superb stories from Michael Grey and Emma Osborne, plus Shane M Brown's advice on e-publishing and our extensive reviews section.
Xavier Doolittle: A Christian End Times Short Story
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Series: The End Times Saga. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Xavier Doolittle is the Secret Service Chief at the White House. We follow him when he first goes to college and begins abandoning the Christian life. Eventually, he begins working for the government and falls for their propaganda regarding Christians and Conservatives. When the End Times approach, he discovers his attitude has been completely wrong in this short story in the End Times Saga.
Clytie's Caller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bath, 1816. Clytemnestra Preston has become so terrified of life that she refuses to leave her room. Not even her family can convince her to take her place in Society again. Doctor Samuel Whittington, late of His Majesty's Army, may be her only chance for a cure ... and romance. Can Sam convince Clytie to open the door, and her heart?
Jon Ryan: An End Times Short Story
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Series: The End Times Saga. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Jon Ryan dreamed of becoming a doctor since he was a child. When the government takes over his profession, he continues to practice as medical plagues and disasters occur, with the government assuring him that everything's fine shortly before the end times.
Never Say Such Things (A Fall Into Darkness Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
A Fall Into Darkness Short Story Some secrets should never be told....The darkness wants souls. Once chosen, would you trade your own to save the one you love? Includes a Brand New Bonus Poem: Fool's Tongue
Back Again
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Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Between life and death lies fate. "Dawn had lost count of the number of times she’d lived through this. Every time it hurt as much as the time before. Eventually, she thought that she must become immune to the events, and that her heart wouldn’t shatter into a thousand, million pieces— But it always did."
Across the Road (Love's Crossing 2)
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Series: Love's Crossing, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
In Episode 2: Beth encounters handsome Jared O’Rourke, putting her and others in danger. Diana and Libby meet with a possible ally. Evan confronts a memory from the past. About Love's Crossing: Diana Wright, Beth Chaney, and Libby Tate inherit a saloon and are determined to make the town their new home. Sweet, clean western romance adventure, a novelette of 12,000 words. This is a complete story.