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Silver Snakes
You set the price! Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Silver Snakes is an anthology of four short stories, covering the slipstream, literary and satirical genres.
419 Memoirs & Other Strange Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011 by Vauk House Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Voyages to impossible pasts, bizarre futures, and skewed-but-recognizable versions of the present. Includes The Food Processor, Library Rules, They Get Away from You, Once Upon a Time At the Learning Annex, A Flavor of Quark, Whatever Happened to NinjaBaby?, The Whited Child, The Plastic Fruit Museum, and more. Plus two novel excerpts: Red Jacket, and Growing Up Zombie, and other extras.
Oneiromancer
Price: Free! Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The reporter Peter Miller investigates the world of psychics after his brother's death. He wishes to reveal them as frauds but he uncovers a conspiracy that crosses dimensions and threatens mankind.
A Taste Sweet and Salty
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Multi-award winning author. The man named Stranger lived and died in the town with no name. Each day he lived. Each night he died. “...absolutely masterful...a kind of much, much creepier Quantum Leap" -Strange Horizons
Nothing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Multi-award winning author. A woman tries in vain to convince those around her that the world is ending. Is she right…or is it just…nothing?
Nostalgia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Two yellowing Polaroids, snapshots of a little girl at the fair. Two different childhoods separated by the death of her father. One childhood she can't remember, ruined by the one she wants to forget. When her boyfriend's "birthday surprise" turns out to be a date at the same fair, Sharon finds herself face to face with both.
The Heart's Desire
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
A government scryer's life is a prison until she discovers the ultimate secret language. This poignant near-future tale examines the boundaries between love and freedom. THE HEART'S DESIRE is part of the collection PENTANGLE: FIVE POINTED FABLES.
Rose Head
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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In a world where everyone has a flower for a head, who can stop the serial killer called the Pruner? Enter Inspector Glisten, a hard-boiled, rose-headed cop who'll stop at nothing to cut down the Pruner. But when the trail leads to a seedy garden of horrors he never imagined, Glisten fights for his life against an explosion of deadly flower power that could uproot his world in a harvest of death.
Gunning for the Buddha
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Gunning for the Buddha collects fifteen stories that range from near-future science fiction to historical dark fantasy and contemporary horror, touching on a range of genres in the process. All but two of the stories were previously published in magazines such as Asimov's, Strange Horizons, and Writers of the Future. Take a look at the stories that Publishers Weekly called "evocative and vivid."