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Maps on the Wall
by Lucian Carter

Fleeing a dead Earth, the last 40,000 human souls alive desperately search for a new home planet. Time is running out and only one man can hope to find it. What will be the final fate of humankind?

An exciting new short from eclectic writer Lucian Carter, this little story raises some big questions.

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(.Mobi) Unfood and Mining the Dreamplane (Two Stories)

(.Mobi) Unfood and Mining the Dreamplane (Two Stories)


(.Mobi) These are respectively the best and worst stories I've ever written, apparently. One of the stories was so bad that the writing program at World Con politely suggested, "Maybe you should stop writing science fiction and take up another hobby?" The other one got a note from a small but highly acclaimed publisher, "Good story but not what we're looking for." You guess which...   [click here for more]
Red Anvil Productions  $0.99

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1000 Zombies Volume 1

1000 Zombies Volume 1


The first 50 zombies of the 1000 zombies art project have been gathered together, along with stories about how each zombie got infected and joined the ranks of the walking dead. Also included are zombie apocalypse survival tips, as well as guest stories by Martin Brandt and Patrick Ray, who sheds some light on the evil Dr. Malakai. ...   [click here for more]
Byron Rempel  $3.99

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13 Shots of Noir

13 Shots of Noir


English writer Paul D Brazill's 13 Shots Of Noir is a collection of short stories in the vein of Roald Dahl, The Twilight Zone and Alfred Hitchcock Presents.The first story, "The Tut", was nominated for a 2010 Spinetingler Award, while the story "Anger Management" was chosen as one of the Predators and Editors top twenty crime stories. Crime, horror and dark fiction are contained...   [click here for more]
Untreed Reads Publishing  $0.99

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13: Tales from a Diseased Mind

13: Tales from a Diseased Mind


Andrew Evanson is a writer with a fresh, very English take on the horror genre. He was brought up on the short stories of M. R. James, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, H. G. Wells, Stephen King, H. P. Lovecraft and Edgar Allen Poe. This horror fiction education has led to a promising start for the author. In this volume, he takes us from Victorian London to the north of England, deep space and back...   [click here for more]
Hidden Earth  $7.52

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1948: The Battle of Monster Island Episode I: A Heroic Story

1948: The Battle of Monster Island Episode I: A Heroic Story


1948: The Battle of Monster Island A 5 Part Serial Set in the Alternate History of 1948! Episode 1 - A Heroic Story Episode 2 - The High Ground Episode 3 -Trust and Lies Episode 4- Project 963 Episode 5-The Final Battle This series of short stories chronicles the strange events that befell a group of rangers who were shot down over a remote island, overrun with...   [click here for more]
Bloodstone Press  $1.50 $0.99

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1948: The Battle of Monster Island Episode II: The High Ground

1948: The Battle of Monster Island Episode II: The High Ground


1948: The Battle of Monster Island A 5 Part Serial Set in the Alternate History of 1948! Episode 1 - A Heroic Story Episode 2 - The High Ground Episode 3 -Trust and Lies Episode 4- Project 963 Episode 5-The Final Battle This series of short stories chronicles the strange events that befell a group of rangers who were shot down over a remote island, overrun with...   [click here for more]
Bloodstone Press  $1.50 $0.99

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1948: The Battle of Monster Island, Episode III: Trust and Lies

1948: The Battle of Monster Island, Episode III: Trust and Lies


1948: The Battle of Monster Island A 5 Part Serial Set in the Alternate History of 1948! Episode 1 - A Heroic Story Episode 2 - The High Ground Episode 3 -Trust and Lies Episode 4- Project 963 Episode 5-The Final Battle This series of short stories chronicles the strange events that befell a group of rangers who were shot down over a remote island, overrun...   [click here for more]
Bloodstone Press  $1.50 $0.99

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1948: The Battle of Monster Island, Episode IV: Project 963

1948: The Battle of Monster Island, Episode IV: Project 963


1948: The Battle of Monster Island A 5 Part Serial Set in the Alternate History of 1948! Episode 1 - A Heroic Story Episode 2 - The High Ground Episode 3 -Trust and Lies Episode 4- Project 963 Episode 5-The Final Battle This series of short stories chronicles the strange events that befell a group of rangers who were shot down over a remote island, overrun...   [click here for more]
Bloodstone Press  $1.49 $0.99

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1948: The Battle of Monster Island, Episode V: The Final Battle

1948: The Battle of Monster Island, Episode V: The Final Battle


1948: The Battle of Monster Island A 5 Part Serial Set in the Alternate History of 1948! Episode 1 - A Heroic Story Episode 2 - The High Ground Episode 3 -Trust and Lies Episode 4- Project 963 Episode 5-The Final Battle This series of short stories chronicles the strange events that befell a group of rangers who were shot down over a remote island, overrun...   [click here for more]
Bloodstone Press  $1.49 $0.99

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2-4 Cavalry Book 10: Operation Resolute Justice

2-4 Cavalry Book 10: Operation Resolute Justice


The unit is sent to Kobata in order to apprehend Iqbal Hasheed's "War Cabinet". Using the mission template from Black Hawk Down (operation Gothic Serpent) the unit uses its skills in order to pull the mission off in this military science fiction story. Available in PDF and .epub formats ...   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson  $0.99

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2-4 Cavalry Book 11: Dance of Death

2-4 Cavalry Book 11: Dance of Death


In this military science fiction short story and since the end of the war with the Muslim Coalition the European Space Union has returned to looking at conducing anti-piracy strikes in order to secure its border better. The unit is deployed on the border to conduct one of many strikes to come but first must also find an arms dealer to staunch the flow of the pirates weaponry. Available in PDF, Kindle,...   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson  $0.99

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2-4 Cavalry Book 12: The Lost Planet

2-4 Cavalry Book 12: The Lost Planet


In this military science fiction short story a squad from the unit is sent to retrieve a research scientist that leaves without permission to look at a world destroyed by nuclear warfare. "Clean and crisp rescue mission. The political talk wasn't bashed over the head and the characters were realistic." -Beta reader Available in PDF, Kindle, Nook (.epub) and Microsoft Reader formats. ...   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson  $0.99

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2-4 Cavalry Book 2: Operation Rockslide

2-4 Cavalry Book 2: Operation Rockslide


A futuristic rendition of Operation Rock Avalanche by Battle Company, 1st of the 503rd. It was an after story from A New Hope. Based in the universe created by David Drake (with his permission). This book is an "additional" story set in the same timeframe as the "A New Hope" ebook story and intended to be part of the timeline, but due to space I had to make it a separate story....   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson  $0.99

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2-4 Cavalry Book 3: Another Day In Paradise: Oh Do Me A Favor

2-4 Cavalry Book 3: Another Day In Paradise: Oh Do Me A Favor


This is a story taken from Another Day In Paradise and is a teaser only but a good short story I think... Available in PDF, Kindle and .epub (Nook) formats ...   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson   FREE 

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2-4 Cavalry Book 4: Thunder Run

2-4 Cavalry Book 4: Thunder Run


2/4 Cavalry is sent along with a blower unit to Devkin to crush a rebellion. The story is based off of the "Thunder Run" scenario presented in the "Hammer's Crucible" miniatures book from the official Hammer's Slammers miniatures site. The scenario is typical Hammer's Slammers action, with some good tank action along with the unit's own brand of causing mayhem to fulfill the contract....   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson  $0.99

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2-4 Cavalry Book 7: Rolling Thunder

2-4 Cavalry Book 7: Rolling Thunder


After a mis-calculation on an orbital drop, two Leopards from the Troop fight their way back to friendly lines. Of course it was a mixup but the Freelanders didn't think so when they ambushed the tanks and now they're on the run through the mountains to survive in this military science fiction short story. "A fun read." - DeviantArt user. Available in PDF, Kindle and .epub formats ...   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson  $0.99

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2-4 Cavalry Book 9: Weeds of Gold

2-4 Cavalry Book 9: Weeds of Gold


In this military science fiction short story the unit is sent to the planet Lisbon, which is suffering from a labor dispute. The question is, will the unit have to fight the workers or will they leave peacefully? Available in PDF, Kindle and .epub formats ...   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson  $0.99

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3 of a Perfekt Pear

3 of a Perfekt Pear


3 of a Perfekt Pear brings you three stories from the mind of Daniel Smith. Take two trips into space and a trip into the mind. These stories will have you questioning what reality is, and also what our future holds for us. In the end, you’ll be asking yourself, should we embrace the future, or run from it. No matter what, you’ll know that the future will be 3 of a Perfekt Pear…...   [click here for more]
Nomadic Delirium Press  $1.99

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31 Days Of Halloween

31 Days Of Halloween


Eyeball lollipops? Ghost cannibals? Not quite wax museums? Fairies, witches and boiled teenagers? All of these stories and more can be found in this collection of thirty-one micro-stories. 31 Days Of Halloween contains thirty-one Halloween themed drabbles (100 word stories), one written per day in October leading up to the 31st! Not explicit, but parental guidance is suggested due to horror...   [click here for more]
Samannah Media  $0.99

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365 Days of Flash Fiction

365 Days of Flash Fiction


Science fiction, fantasy, dark fantasy, speculative fiction and a touch of horror, this collection plays with just about every genre I could lay my hands on. In it, I explore new worlds, new settings and some ideas that just needed to be gotten out of my head. If short stories are your thing, and the shorter the better, there are a bunch of them to be found in this collection. Go ahead and take...   [click here for more]
C.M. Simpson Publishing  $5.99

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366 Squared Volume 2: February

366 Squared Volume 2: February


Welcome to Volume 2 of 366 Squared, the e-book series that poses the question, "Just how much sense and/or nonsense can one say in 366 words?" This volume contains twenty-nine entries covering the month of February. It turned out to be a difficult month, and there are more mini-essays than I originally planned. There is also a lot more fantasy and less science fiction than I thought there...   [click here for more]
Michel Clasquin-Johnson  $0.99

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366 Squared Volume 3: March

366 Squared Volume 3: March


This volume was published out of sequence. The reasons for that were explained in Volume 4. I am just happy to be able to put it out there today. We are more than a year late. But we have three billion years to go before the sun expands into a red giant, swallows the Earth and all it ever produced, and all this will be moot anyway. So in the larger scheme of things it does not really matter. Relax,...   [click here for more]
Michel Clasquin-Johnson  $0.99

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366 Squared Volume 4: April

366 Squared Volume 4: April


"Hey dude, what happened to March?" I know, I know. The last volume to come out was February. Well, we moved. It was a big, traumatic move that involved four sets of attorneys, two estate agents (one not speaking to her own client, the other … well, never mind), a building crew, a busted geyser, a busted electrical gate, a swimming pool that resembled the black lagoon, and a computer...   [click here for more]
Michel Clasquin-Johnson  $0.99

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366 Squared Volume 5: May

366 Squared Volume 5: May


For the merry, merry month of May, a collection of 31 short stories to wipe that spring-is-here smirk right off your face. As usual, a blend of science fiction, fantasy, historical fiction and the occasional mini-essay. As always, each story told in exactly 366 words. In this volume we find out the true origin of email spam, what happens to famous painters when they die, what really happened to the...   [click here for more]
Michel Clasquin-Johnson  $0.99

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366 Squared, Volume 1: January

366 Squared, Volume 1: January


One day, one story, at exactly 366 words each, that is the promise of 366 SQUARED, the short-short story / flash fiction collection that raises the question "In the age of multi-novel book series, is this guy for real?" Yes, he is, and 366 SQUARED is the launch of a new era in literature for busy people. If you are tired of reading for an entire day, only to end up with yet another cliffhanger...   [click here for more]
Michel Clasquin-Johnson  $0.99

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366 Squared. Volume 6: June

366 Squared. Volume 6: June


If this is your first taste of the wacky world of 366 Squared, welcome. For the old hands, welcome back, and I trust you will enjoy the new collection of bite-sized stories, vignettes and essays based on the day of the year. In this volume you will find something new. 27 and 28 June turned out to be particularly frustrating days. There was just nothing on those days that got my creative juices flowing....   [click here for more]
Michel Clasquin-Johnson  $0.99

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5th Kommando Book 1: A Walk In The Park

5th Kommando Book 1: A Walk In The Park


A special forces team is sent to the planet of Cairns to retrieve a terrorist who failed in an attempt to blow up a luxury ship. Once in the Free City of Korns they encounter trouble, but nothing they can't handle. Part of a new universe that I'm working on. Available in PDF, Kindle, Nook (.epub) and Microsoft Reader formats. ...   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson  $0.99

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A Badge and a Bully: a short story (Tales from the Darkworld)

A Badge and a Bully: a short story (Tales from the Darkworld)


Sometimes, what you are and what those around you are willing to accept don’t match up, even if you are a selkie. (A short story of about 6400 words—about 25 minutes of reading for the average reader) ...   [click here for more]
Misti Wolanski  $0.99

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A Battle of Minds

A Battle of Minds


Danzer is a VR combat star. Unfortunately, somebody wants him dead. Is it a private vendetta from someone he’s defeated, a disgruntled fan, or someone else entirely. Whoever they are, their poetry stinks, but its meaning is clear. Security personnel for the VR games insist on overseeing the match between him and his most dangerous opponent, but no one knows if it will be enough. Will Security...   [click here for more]
C.M. Simpson Publishing  $2.99

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A Bird in the Hand

A Bird in the Hand


Reviews Aurora Award Finalist story from a multi-award winning author. "Doug Smith is, quite simply, the finest short-story writer Canada has ever produced in the science fiction and fantasy genres, and he's also the most prolific. His stories are a treasure trove of riches that will touch your heart while making you think." --Robert J. Sawyer, Hugo Award-winning author of Hominids...   [click here for more]
Douglas Smith  $2.99

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A Blackmail and a Birthday: a short story (Tales from the Darkworld)

A Blackmail and a Birthday: a short story (Tales from the Darkworld)


While waiting for her werewolf boyfriend to treat her to her first drink for her 21st birthday, Ember hears a gun. (A short story of about 3600 words—about 13 minutes of reading for the average reader) ...   [click here for more]
Misti Wolanski  $0.99

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A Bother and a Brother: a short story (Tales from the Darkworld)

A Bother and a Brother: a short story (Tales from the Darkworld)


AFTER "A BADGE AND A BULLY"… Rescuing a boy from a gator had been enough excitement for Ember’s evening, but the night’s just beginning. (A short story of about 6800 words; about 25 minutes for the average reader.) ...   [click here for more]
Misti Wolanski  $0.99

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A Chat Before Dinner

A Chat Before Dinner


A record of a Zombie’s rant about the trials and tribulations of his life as a dis-respected member of the Undead. His rant centers around humans’ inherent racism, and he attempts to cajole his human listener into understanding his point of view. Darkly humorous and snarky, this story paints a new picture of a Zombie’s life. A Chat Before Dinner is a short story, 2600 words (about...   [click here for more]
SSN Storytelling  $2.99

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A Chronic Mistake

A Chronic Mistake


The runner had been one of the best hackers and tech runners in the business. That was until he got hooked on chronic. Now he’s but a shadow of his former self, and he’s one mistake away from being caught…or maybe he already has… ...   [click here for more]
Nomadic Delirium Press  $0.99

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A Cure for Nel, and Other Stories

A Cure for Nel, and Other Stories


Three short fantasy stories about family, love, greed, ambition, and the desires of the human heart: The Peach Tree: Lonely seamstress Sula will do anything to gain her greatest desire. You Can't Take It With You: Uncle Morgi, the richest magician in the city, has died, and his most valuable possession is missing. A Cure for Nel: When Leya's daughter falls ill, their only hope is the man who abandoned...   [click here for more]
Kyra Halland  $0.99

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A Desert is Implicit

A Desert is Implicit


When we travel, what—and who—do we take with us? Frank's job takes him to destinations throughout the world, when what he really wants is to spend time with his ailing wife. This sad yet uplifting short story about love and travel, romance and distance, considers how technology can impact our affections (and vice versa). This stand-alone short story is part of Hindmarch's collection of...   [click here for more]
Will Hindmarch  $0.99

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A Devil to Watch Over You

A Devil to Watch Over You


The first installment of a dark, pulpy 1930's vigilante serial. ...   [click here for more]
Peryton Publishing   FREE 

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A Doctor to Dragons

A Doctor to Dragons


The Dark Lord's favorite dragon is constipated. Dr. James DeGrande, veterinarian and orc-slayer, is going to have to deal with it. This one could get messy. Everyone says it was better in the Good Old Days. Before the Dark Lord covered the land in His Second Darkness. As far as I can tell, it wasn't that much better. Even then, everyone cheered the heroes who rode unicorns into combat against...   [click here for more]
Superversive Press  $2.99

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A Dream Within A Dream

A Dream Within A Dream (audio product)


Taken from Renegade Arts Entertainment's best selling 'Doug Bradley's Spinechillers' audiobooks library of classic short horror stories, we present one of Edgar Allan Poe's famous poems, A Dream Within a Dream. Another of Poe's masterworks, hugely influenced by the emotionally troubling times he was going through. Read by Doug Bradley. Duration: 2:41 ...   [click here for more]
Renegade Arts Entertainment  $0.99

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A Family Empire

A Family Empire


The Order of the Magi builds their own universe and populates it with warlike races of aliens and humans as a training facility for young magi. This story is one such tale of a Magi teacher and pupil and their manipulation of A Family Empire. A tale of ambition, power and blood. ...   [click here for more]
53rd Street Publishing  $1.99

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A Father's Daughter

A Father's Daughter


Saffron Smythe is rich. Saffron Smythe is spoiled. Saffron Smythe is a daddy's girl. Saffron Smythe is dead. She's been murdered. When Saffron finds herself at a heavenly way station and discovers she's been murdered she realizes she needs to discover the reason she died and who killed her. She immediately enlists the aid of paranormal investigator Amanda Dark to solve the crime. Amanda begins...   [click here for more]
53rd Street Publishing  $2.99 $1.99

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A Final Tea: a short story

A Final Tea: a short story


Sometimes, a lone holorecorder is all you have left for telling what really happened… (A short story of about 2600 words.) ...   [click here for more]
Misti Wolanski  $0.99

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A Fistful of Hollers

A Fistful of Hollers


Putting the "Wild" back in the "Wild West"! This anthology contains short stories and limericks celebrating the west with dinosaur cowboys, extra-dimensional demons, and homemade robots making it wilder and weirder than ever! Contributing authors include Lyn McConchie, Alex Moisi, Rob Mancebo, Danny Birt, Aurelio Rico Lopez III and MANY more! Extravagant illustrations by...   [click here for more]
Timothy A. Sayell  $5.00 $2.99

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A Fruitless Assignment

A Fruitless Assignment (audio product)


Taken from Renegade Arts Entertainment's best selling 'Doug Bradley's Spinechillers' audiobooks library of classic short horror stories, we present one of Ambrose Bierce's famous short stories, A Fruitless Assignment. A reporter recounts his encounter with a haunted house. Read by Jeff Combs. Duration: 9:44 ...   [click here for more]
Renegade Arts Entertainment  $1.99

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A Gentleman's Duty

A Gentleman's Duty


The crew of the Gentleman Scoundrel are back, racing against time to prevent a disaster before being consumed by a star. Will they succeed? Will they even survive? ...   [click here for more]
Blue Max Studios  $2.99 $1.99

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A Gloriosa Raça das Ratazanas

A Gloriosa Raça das Ratazanas


Hordas de ratazanas gigantes andam a atacar as aldeias em volta da floresta de Grunwald, matando todos os habitantes. Filistan, um apanhador de ratos, suspeitando que a sua aldeia será a próxima, decide partir em busca dos roedores para lhes por um fim. Acompanhado por Tulnan, um florestal, viaja até ao centro da floresta, um local infestado de trolls, onde encontra mais do que...   [click here for more]
Joel Puga  $0.99

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A God in Humaitá

A God in Humaitá


During the Passage of Humaitá, one of the most important moments of the Paraguayan War, the intervention of a Guarani god changes the course of history. However, for two soldiers on opposite sides, it's a catastrophic event. ...   [click here for more]
Joel Puga  $0.99

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A Harvester of Souls

A Harvester of Souls


Leandra St. Thomas Yvonne needs a soul-- a strong soul. One that can withstand more torture and agony that anyone has ever experienced and be also able to control it. Unfortunately for her, that soul is forever lost. Leandra is a lilin; a succubus. Firstborn of three. For now she must be content with roaming the earth and stealing away souls. But over the years her conscience has grown in...   [click here for more]
Aethersphere Press  $0.99

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A History of the New Ice Age

A History of the New Ice Age


The cryogenic freezing of the dead in hope of a eventual revival has long been the province of cranks and crazies. However, when two frozen mountain gorillas are successfully revived, cryogenics suddenly becomes a viable medical technology. The first humans are revived soon thereafter and though most of them have financial difficulties not to mention problems adjusting to the new world in which they...   [click here for more]
Pegasus Pulp Publishing  $0.99

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A Jar Of Mixed Treats

A Jar Of Mixed Treats


A collection of five short stories. Included in this collection are: Lords of the Remnant. - Aliens strike at the Centauri colony, overrunning it completely. Then, sooner than anyone imagined they could, they arrived at Earth to continue their conquest. An infantryman, certain resistance is futile, nevertheless deploys with his unit to fight against the first wave of invaders. As his comrades die...   [click here for more]
SSN Storytelling  $7.99 $3.99

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