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Blue Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Murder aboard a star ship! Murder most foul! A true whodunit! Kiran, the luxury liner's in-house detective, must discover the culprit. But who is it? Is it the owner of the competing star ship line, the strange personal assistant, the woman's steward, or even the captain of the Cassiopeia, himself? Kiran and her little robot sidekick, Watson, must find the murderer, before the murderer finds them!
Cry Of A Distant Child
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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The Message came first. The God Gates followed. Anyone passing through them would become creatures of purest energy, immortal. The Ultimate Mind promised this. For some, there was the problem of still wanting to have children. The God gates couldn't accommodate such. So, should these people stay behind, amidst a collapsing civilization? Or should they surrender, and bring about childhood's end?
Sellout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
SELLOUT follows three individuals from different backgrounds--a black woman, black man and white woman--and the consequences of interracial dating. In their quest to find what they think is missing in their lives, they encounter guilt, fear, and struggles they never anticipated … including murder.
Soap Bubbles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Life on Mars was harsh, especially for a young monk burdened by the heavy hand of the all-powerful Quarantine Protectorate. Under its sway, civilization was collapsing. It hadn't always been so. Once, the great interstellar transceivers had kept humanity in contact with aliens, sharing knowledge. But no more. Could a mere novice discover why this was so and change things? And did he even dare try?
Shepherd Of Babylon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Dagon, the immortal god of Lovecraft lore is back! This time, he brings a promise to us, the gift of eternal life. The Pope decrees a new sacrament, that of Everlasting Life On Earth. All those of the faith must drink of it. Other religions demand the same of their followers. But there is one holdout, the Archbishop of New York. Will he openly defy the Pope? And what lengths will he go to do so?
Shiva, Mama Doc, And The Voodoo Computer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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For the English postgraduate, Ian, it all seemed so simple. All he had to do was create a working quantum computer. But Mama Doc, a voodoo shop owner in the New Orleans French Quarter, knew Ian was crossing the line. When does science stop being science and starts being magic? When quantum computers get involved. And for Mama Doc and Ian, her unwitting new Shiva, things were now getting dangerous!
Worm Sign
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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The world teeters on the brink of a nuclear holocaust. Time is running out. And for Roddy and Lacey, two physicists, their attempts to find an escape through a wormhole just aren't working. For some reason, they only open onto other universes already in the throes of nuclear anhiliation. Strange attractors are at work, but how and why? Lacey and Roddy must find the answers soon or die trying.
May I have this dance....darling?
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The winds of a fierce storm that Jacob cannot weather beat at the door as he sits inside a last stand shelter in the far corner of his mind.... and the hinges are beginning to crack. In the dead of night the winds of insanity lead him to the outskirts of town where his lost love awaits....six feet under.
On Being Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A gruesome story told from the other side by a man who mistakenly steps off the curb on a busy street and has an intimate encounter with a Mack truck.
Scratching
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Awakened in the middle of the night by a scratching noise coming from somewhere within the house, Jake sneaks down stairs to investigate and discovers a revelation beyond his worst nightmares.
Brane Drain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Ghosts, or something very like them, are about in Manhattan and they're causing trouble! Even worse, they're causing one love triangle in particular. What's a man to do when he must choose between his dead wife, and his living one? And what do his wives think about it all? The answers lie in Brane Drain, and inter-dimensional love story.
Blackjack: A Wall Street Tale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 124,760. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
For Aaron Simmons and Connor Hennessey, working with Silicon Valley superstars Ric Mantilla and Carl Retten at tech high-flyer dComm Systems is the American dream. But when Simmons and Hennessey stumble onto a hedge fund called Blackjack, dreams become nightmares. From San Francisco to Belize, a battle of wits ensues, with survival doubled down and Blackjack holding the cards.
Bonner's Fire: An American Revolution
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In a dystopian USA, Department of Energy chits and decals on bumpers track energy compliance. Executive Order 21984 gives the federal government oversight of local law enforcement and lets troopers exercise "discretionary vigilance." As a nation teeters, one cigarette for the young idealist John Bonner may spark a new revolution.
Rent A Family
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Stuck in a nursing home, widower Leo Zepka hires two actors to portray the children who never visit him. With the actors' help, Leo escapes from the home and flees to Florida -- only to have his children go after him in this poignant comic work of fiction.
Serpent Caravan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Earth is in a desperate battle against the alien Sinaquan and losing! The only hope is to send colonists to places the enemy isn't likely to look, marginal worlds, such as Viejo, with its migrant seas, and gas-giant neighbor, Prometheus. But when those colonists explore for a new base location, disaster strikes! The Sinaquan have found them. And their Serpent Caravan may have nowhere left to go...
DROWNING
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Danger lurks in 1950's small town America and a young girl learns she may still be in way over her head even after surviving a near disaster at the new community pool.
Dance Of The Butterflies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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A new world and a great bonus for finding it--if it's proven safe for human habitat. But on a planet filled with countless butterflies and few other species, something seems very wrong! For the three explorers, the answer to all the strangely dancing butterflies is far more than they ever bargained for! Not only are the creatures beautiful to behold, but their origins are an enigma--a fatal one?
Angels Dancing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Jupiter balloon beings willing to war with living spaceships, sentient computer minds, hive intelligences--an incredible array of aliens? No, just all new forms of humans. Most of these have one thing in common; the elimination of standard people by whatever means necessary. For Dinty and Jane, Earth's human diplomats on the space station, this is a life or death matter of planetary proportions!
Ancient Enemies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Demons? Spirit Elementals? All stuff of Native American legends and fantasies, right? But not near Sedona, Arizona, when two teenagers discover a hidden cave and a strange mummy. One of them decides to use ancient practices to try and revive the hideous thing. However, the results are far more than these guys ever anticipated when something very strange and dangerous occurs!
Treasure Of The Guardian Templar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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For Jerrod, British ex-marine, a camping trip by the sea is interrupted one night by a strange event--the kidnapping of a woman. Now Jerrod must find out who she is, why this has happened. He must also figure some way to rescue her without getting them both killed in the process. When Jerrod discovers there is treasure hidden on barren and wind-swept Lundy Island, things get much more complicated!