Books tagged: novelette

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The Silent Box Second Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
After many years of searching, Frank, and his associate find Pandora’s Box in a remote location. However, the artifacts power forces them to hide it from all of mankind. But this doesn’t stop a gang of zealots aimed to use the box as a means to control and bring the world to its end.
The Whale's Call
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The discovery of a beached whale leads young Corey Blake to an incredible voyage within an underwater universe. Corey, and her brother Alexander, miraculously inhabit the bodies of two Gray Whales and travel to a mysterious congregation of cetaceans intent on changing the course of planetary destiny. We meet a host of whales, from comic to mystic, threatened by nefarious government agents.
The Blessed & The Damned: A Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When her daughter is kidnapped, Lorna Jassan returns to Kuwar in order to save her. Forced to seek help from Weslin, a man she never wanted to see again, Lorna must find her daughter while keeping a secret hidden. But Kuwar has secrets of its own. Can Lorna unravel them in time to rescue her daughter and escape?
War of the Dead Things
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In 1979 Stefan Roland's career needed a transfusion, a new film to restore him to his former glory. And as the Soviets invade Afghanistan Stefan gets word that dead things are being used in the conflict. Risking everything, Stefan goes to try and track down the hidden necromancer in this novelette from the author of Waking Dead Things.
Joe A. Clone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Joe makes a great living warning about the dangers of cloning. Why? Because he knows all about the human cost of genetic experiments gone wild. He's one of the first. Now, after a lifetime spent believing one thing, he discovers a new truth that rocks his world. An undeniable truth that, if he summons the courage to face it, will change Joe, the world’s most famous clone, forever. Novelette.
The Plastic Fruit Museum: A Short Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From the time of a life-threatening accident in infancy, Glen had one obsession. His collection. It gives his life meaning. It *becomes* his life. He protects his obsession from all attempts to co-opt it, and him: parents, jealous rivals, even the only woman who ever loves him. Only one thing matters. But in the end, will obsession destroy Glen, or give him the peace he's never known?
The Hand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cicely's battle with breast cancer is half won but with a faltering marriage, she feels as though she's lost. Her husband thinks she's going crazy after she tells him that she keeps seeing a disembodied hand pulling on her. Cicely thinks it's a ghost, until she finds out the previous owner of the house is the equivalent of a real mad scientist.
Mars is a Bummer, Man
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
You can take people off earth, but can you take the earth out of people? Humanity's first mission to Mars hits a nasty speed bump. Personality, passion and persuasion form a deadly triangle on the first Martian colony. This novelette by Frank Severino cynically explores notions of character, class, human expansion, legacies and what the future might regrettably consider historically valuable.
Trailer Park of the Dead Things
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The call on Stefan Roland's supernatural tip line describes the Willow Lane trailer park as haunted and terrifying. It's possibly the only opportunity for Stefan to revitalize his Dead Things series of films. The whole gang comes back for one more shot at filming dead things before the Inquisition sweeps in to cover it all up. Assuming they can get out alive!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"We’ve wandered outside God’s field of view to where there’s a hole in the sky, and if I doze off at my post or my instruments fail, then it's not Jesus coming through the clouds; it’s the slow, systematic destruction of our universe by a thing that doesn’t breathe or think or feel. How can anyone believe whoever made this universe had anything resembling love in their heart?"