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Short Story Coupling: Border Patrol, A Fairy Tale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Two irreverent, farcical short stories. Border Patrol, a homeland security tale, begins in a tame military outpost where a veteran soldier is teamed with a wild new recruit. Their boring routine quickly takes an hysterical roller coaster ride with quick turns and a bizarre conclusion. A Fairy Tale brings a hairy godmother to the rescue of an aging princess, using the internet to bag a hot prince.
A Crack in Melancholy Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When last in Santa Fe, Blake Gladstone took a darkly surreal ride with Denise Loreaux through the depths of grief and loss, disdain and obsession. With nowhere to go, he once again he finds himself destined for extinction. As the black curtains drop, Blake chances upon the one thing in the world that might keep him from complete and utter annihilation: a crack in melancholy time.
Harmless
Price: Free! Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Gravity REVOLTS against mankind! A CHICKEN comes home to roost... with a VENGEANCE! Ahab haunts the HIGH seas of MODERNITY! Discover the HORRORS of ACTUARIAL SCIENCE and the tattered SHREDS of ancient SECRETS! Thrill to the ghosts, mad cows and coffee fueled HALLUCINATIONS!
Women and Monsters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by Bad Ducky Industries. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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This collection of stories from Rhysling and Crawford Prize-nominated fantasy writer, J. M. McDermott embraces the surreal and hallucinatory traditions of Margaret Atwood's Penelopiad, and The World's Wife by Carol Ann Duffy, to tell the stories that are always absent from the official books of history. Sing, Muse, for yourself.
Nursery Tale
Series: The Strange Seed, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Fiften years is a long time. Memories fade away, but the horror remains.Fifteen years ago, two newlyweds perished at the edge of the woods. Now a development of one-family homes stands where their farm once was. For Janice McIntyre and her husband, this new community by the quiet, lovely woods is a perfect place to raise their expected child. Except for the ghosts...
iDream Ice-Cream iScream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Somehow familiar yet… it’s long, sinuous, menacing. Strange… it looks like a poem… but it’s alive – it bites. A simple night’s sleep. Just the usual movements and sounds outside. The sleeper dreams… Enter his dream… a narrative in which a world of menace – natural, supernatural and unnatural – gradually unfolds within a whimsical stream of events.
The Tao of Flynn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Sometimes, a liar can be the most honest man in the room. Magic surrounds us all the time, but Richard wouldn't have believed it until he met Flynn, a self-avowed lying salesman who makes his way in the world by giving people what they want. A novelette: 12,000 words. Originally published in the April, 2004 edition of Realms of Fantasy Magazine.
BIG DREAMS little man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,540. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fist fights, a car wreck and being shot at have frayed 17 year old Daniel Crosscups’ nerves. He doesn’t want to kill anyone, but murder seems like the only way he’ll get any sleep. A drug dealer has threatened Daniel’s family and his best friend wants help committing suicide. A work of literary fiction.
Smile: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A teenage girl's life falls apart as a stranger develops his secret photo of her.
The Boviniad: Book I - The Injection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Boviniad – a new verse translation of one of the most famous epic poems of post-antiquity. Join us in this new retelling of a classic UFO invasion as we embark upon an odyssey that takes us inside the body of a giant cow, with side trips to Venus, an alternate France, and worlds previously unconceived. Featuring eleven full-page illustrations by Maxwell Sebastian.