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Growing Up!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
It is a short story narrated by a baby caterpillar and written for young readers. The baby explains how it will blossom into an adult butterfly. Children share in the flying adventure as a butterfly. The story's lesson is that the process of growing up is a fun, exciting, adventurous time when one can develop into a mature individual and reach for the clouds to attain all of his/her goals in life.
Clicking Sticks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the girl next door... the girl haunting your dreams for years... comes to you for help, you know things may change. Just maybe you might get a dream to come true. But sometimes dreams share a dark side with death. A mystery story by bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith.
Pudgygate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Imagine a dinner party in a English country manor with an American cook named Bubba making a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, waiters from Cal Tech, British royalty, a cat named Pudgy, and a thief. Honestly, what could go wrong?
Echea
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Sarah thinks she has the perfect family. She and her husband decide to share that perfection with Echea, an orphan from the Moon Wars. But after Sarah adopts Echea, she realizes that Echea has problems. Serious problems. Problems that might change Sarah’s entire family. Forever. Hugo, Nebula, Sturgeon, and Locus award finalist. Winner of both the Asimov’s and Homer Readers’ Choice Awards.
The Retrieval Artist: A Retrieval Artist Short Novel
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The short novel that started the entire Retrieval Artist series, The Retrieval Artist introduced Miles Flint to the world. Hugo-nominated, chosen as one of the best stories of the year, The Retrieval Artist created an entire universe, and Flint himself became what IO9 calls “one of the top ten science fiction detectives ever.”
Where Worlds Collide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A thrilling, Sci-Fi anthology of Rob Shelsky's best stories, with a great novella, Bug-Eyed Monsters, included. Whether you love post-apocalyptic plagues, aliens, creatures, lost star ships in space, worm holes to worlds in the throes of nuclear war, horribly destroyed civilizations, gory murder in deep space, you can bet Where Worlds Collide, by renowned sci-fi author, Rob Shelsky, has it all!
Santa's Snack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A mystery story about a grown man, an attorney, alone on Christmas Eve, who can’t allow himself to believe in Santa Claus. But someone keeps eating the cookies. Every year. Just as it happened in his childhood. Maybe Santa Claus really does exist. Or maybe, just maybe, this skeptic needs to understand where the jolly fat man lives.
The Last Burp of a Very Good Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Mary did her best in her small restaurant to keep everything just perfect. She swept and cleaned constantly and didn’t much like crude behavior near her. And everyone knew of her bad stomach. But after death, she must put aside her prim behavoir for just a moment to move forward. A gentle ghost story by bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith
Where Worlds Collide II, A Dark Anthology of Science Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,450. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
With Worlds Collide II, the second volume of Rob Shelsky's dark stories, we pick up where the first volume ended. Included in this anthology is a novella, An Imperial Death. This intricately wrought tale could be called space opera, but is also much more! Along with this piece are dark sci-fi stories, a dark fantasy about a spirit elemental, and an Indiana Jones-style tale of treasure hunting.
Blood War and Love {A vampire love story}
Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Good v.s. evil. What happens when two vampires and a werewolf are sent to kill three vampires? Will they succeed? Or will there be some difficulties along the way?