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  • Blood & Guts & Hexes: A Crystal Kingdom Short Story Collection

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    In the Crystal Kingdom, magic never lies far away.

    And neither does death.

     

    Short stories of blood and guts and hexes:

     

    • B’lubbid the Bone Fetcher
    • Onderswort
    • The Hobblesman
    • Dawn’s Siren
    • The Threaded Pit
    • Cloth. Skin. Blood. Bone.
    • Feast of Giving
    • The Eye
    • Village Of Ashes
    • The Whomping Whistle
    • Bloodied Snow

     

    Blood & Guts & Hexes: A Crystal Kingdom Short Story Collection

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  • Bullies, Snow and Magic: A Short Story Collection

     

    A gut-wrenching choice. Loneliness turned up to eleven. A snow-day revelation.

     

    And a mystical, long-haul flight.

     

    Stories to amaze, move and surprise.

     

    Includes ten short stories:

     

    • Graveyard Club
    • Nobody Ever
    • Rhys’s Friend
    • The Life Of My Night
    • Here But Not Here
    • Why My Parents Hate Me
    • Orphans
    • Alprisons
    • I Am NOT A Bicycle
    • Didn’t Know That

     

    Bullies, Snow and Magic: A Short Story Collection

     

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  • Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume Four

     

     

    CSFSSVOL4Cover-WebShort stories to beguile, confound and exhilarate:

    A regenerated human. A celebrity cult. A maniac on the Moon.

    And many more, including:

     

    • Intercepted
    • Smith
    • Population One
    • Rules Of The Tribe
    • Blood Storm
    • The Memory Farm
    • NukeTheWorld.com
    • The Meat Wagon
    • Music For Robot Lovers
    • The Church Of Ollie Field’s Double Chin
    • Symptoms Of A Disoccupied Mind
    • Last Page
    • The Transcendentalist
    • Encounter
    • Earthly Comforts

     

    Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume Four

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  • Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume One

     

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    Short stories to entertain, frighten and delight:

    Aliens. More than one parallel world. A manic, entertainment-driven civilisation. An automated hotel with a life-changing secret.

    And many more, including:

     

    • Suite Peace
    • Shallow Echoes Of A Dying Star
    • Copper World
    • Litters
    • Clearance
    • Other Lives
    • Colony C
    • Clean Teeth Of The Dispossessed
    • The Demented Puppeteer
    • Creeping Vines, Snagging Fangs
    • Last One Alive
    • Better Earth World BuilderTM
    • Beyond The Edge Of The Horizon

     

    Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume One

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  • Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume Three

     

    CSFSSVOL3Cover-WebShort stories to enrapture, astonish and elate:

    A far-future terrorist attack. A father making ends meet. Scared kids making a name for themselves. A doomed Martian expedition.

    And many more, including:

     

     

    • Every River Is A Road
    • T Is For Teetotalitarian
    • The Geyser Twirl
    • All The Right Friends
    • It’s Just Business, Baby
    • Martian Miracles
    • The End Man
    • Star Buy
    • Without A Summit
    • Bunker
    • Pickpocket
    • Soil
    • Protester
    • The Stars Are CCTV
    • The Steel Moon

     

    Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume Three

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  • Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume Two

     

    CSFSSVOL2Cover-WebShort stories to captivate, astound and satisfy:

    Reanimated dead. A citywide pursuit. A big sister’s nightmare. A political disaster in space.

    And many more, including:

     

    • A Modern Death
    • King Arthur’s Cosmic Quest
    • Cotton Wool Kids
    • The Chase
    • The Party Wall
    • Red Dust
    • Don’t Call Me Sci-Fi
    • Droning Conversations In Smoky Rooms
    • Heavenly Endings
    • Lunar Castle
    • An Open Letter To The General Populace
    • Birthday Party
    • City Of Penguins
    • It’s Not You It’s Me: An Intergalactic Break-Up
    • Interference
    • To Lunar Plains We Shall Go

     

    Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume Two

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  • Crime And Creeps: A Short Story Collection

     

    Crime-And-Creeps-CoverWebMoney and miracles. Buried treasure. A spooky hotel.

    And a detective strives . . . for nothing?

     

    Mystery, suspense and horror short stories including:

     

    • Dragon On The Hill
    • Lodger
    • Voices From The Cornice
    • Invisible To The Night
    • Miracles
    • The Stoneman
    • Find Five Limbs
    • Tennis For Two
    • Nigel
    • Marsh

     

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  • Daymares: A Short Story Collection

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    Ghostly goings on. An interstellar war. Creepiness in the forest.

     

    And a matter of life or death.

     

    Stories from fantasy, and reality.

     

    Includes the short stories:

     

    Where Dreams Come From

    In The Shade

    Captain Lou & The Flatulent Cowboys

    Mistake

    The Suited Man

    Rebecca’s Party

    World Without Water

    Of Sand & Skulls

    Pirates’ Palace

    The Wispy Wail In The Midnight Glow

     

    Daymares: A Short Story Collection

     

     

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  • Dressed to Kill: An Anna Harris Collection

     

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    Snarky, ill-tempered and alone:

    Anna Harris kills for money.

     

    Weightier paycheques. Bigger risks. Longer bills.

    All in a day’s work for an assassin.

     

    Packed with suspense, thrills and murder, Dressed To Kill includes the short stories:

     

    • Drinks Cabinet
    • Hate Mail
    • Blood. Snow.
    • Domestic Goddess
    • The Range
    • Blue Lights
    • Hotel Paraiso
    • Hear Me
    • White Out
    • Vial Debt

     

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  • Eleven: A Short Story Collection

     

    Eleven-CoverWebA fledgling private investigator. Terror from the past. A remote, and mysterious island.

    And a killer loose on a submarine.

     

    Eleven short stories of crime, suspense and outright horror:

     

    • Submarine
    • The Man In the Murderer
    • Polar Hell
    • Life’s Little Miseries
    • Never-Ending Tree House
    • Leaden Fingers Twisted
    • Snail Trail
    • Scrape
    • Snapping Teeth
    • Turbulent Strides Dandy
    • Avenue Of Broken Glass

     

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  • Getting into the Game: A Zak Steepleman Short Story Collection

     

    Zak Steepleman discovers a world beyond.

    A world of fantasy, magic and virtual reality.

    A world hidden within his video-game console.

     

    Hell Spawn. Fairies. Frustration.

     

    Cutting-edge gameplay.

     

    And a hero bites back.

     

    Includes the short stories:

     

    The Gatling Gun of Hell

    Whistling Kingdom

    Bubbling Morons

    GlueFoot

    Dust Devil

    Chess Knight

    The Fourteenth Floor

    Elven Hour

    Mr Tuxedo Man

    The Chill

     

    Getting into the Game: A Zak Steepleman Short Story Collection

     

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  • Guynur Schwyn: A Short Story Collection

     

    GuynurSchwynCover-WebSchwyn: a world parallel to our own.

    A world aflame with intrigue . . . and magic.

    And a world torn apart by curiosity.

     

    Tales of morals, destiny, and crooked lives.

     

     

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  • Kindness And Happenstance: A Short Story Collection

     

    KindnessAndHappenstanceCover-WebA brother-sister dilemma. Ill-thought-out male-bonding. Bizarre events at the football. And time well spent, alone.

     

    Fifteen oddball and heartfelt short stories from the muddled mind of TJ Bainz, including:

     

    • The Sister, She Approaches
    • Heavy Hangs The Hammer
    • Return Unopened
    • Last Giant
    • You Are Not Gladiators
    • Nobody Likes A Quitter
    • When The Prime Minister Sneezes
    • Match Of The Season: His
    • Match Of The Season: Hers
    • Another Night, Another Occasion
    • Operation
    • Don’t Tell Me I’m Not Okay
    • Tiny Chow
    • All These Adoring Multitudes
    • Uncle Victor

     

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  • Letters To Another: A Short Story Collection

    LettersToAnotherCover-WebA rotten business scheme has its advantages. Traditional bails out modern. One last payday . . . one last humiliation. And a classic example of passive-aggressive parenting.

     

    Seventeen oddball and heartfelt short stories from the muddled mind of TJ Bainz, including:

     

    • The Lunch Crowd
    • The Divisive Chorus
    • Why Pigs Don’t Fly
    • Gotta Have Clean Teeth
    • Nobody Thinks About Factories
    • Another Month, Another Death
    • Bleeding Hearts Club
    • Nothing Perpetual
    • Whereas
    • The Unlikely Bibles
    • Sports Agent
    • St Clerk’s
    • Wrecking Ball
    • The Hamfists
    • Death To Reductionist Cinema
    • Speaking Of Angels
    • Five Suits & A Coffee Cup

     

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  • Lost In The Dark: A Short Story Collection

     

    Lost-in-the-Dark-CoverWebMissing people. A broken brain.

    And the past, present and future make a return.

     

    Short stories of mystery, suspense and horror, including:

     

    • Dragon On The Hill
    • Lodger
    • Voices From The Cornice
    • Invisible To The Night
    • Miracles
    • The Stoneman
    • Find Five Limbs
    • Tennis For Two
    • Nigel
    • Marsh

     

    Ebook available now for $3.99 at: Amazon | Kobo | Barnes & Noble | Apple and other e-retailers.

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  • Only The Moon: A Short Story Collection

    OnlyTheMoonCover-WebUndiscovered worlds, unknown beings, the supernatural:

     

    What dwells just beneath.

     

    A short story collection of moonlight and mania, including:

     

    • While You Were Sleeping
    • Kingdoms
    • Crumble
    • Dreamweaver
    • The Subconscience
    • Brothers Of Siege
    • My Mother, My Good Omen
    • A Bolo Tie In Time
    • The Beleaguered Butler
    • A Cup Of Smile
    • Happy Town
    • “Freedom!” The Toaster Replied
    • Do Not Speak Ill Of The Dead
    • Tick, Tick, BOOM!
    • Gurney
    • Underground Dreaming
    • What A Degree In Clemency Taught Me

     

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  • Starlight Tonight: A Short Story Collection

     

    A heart-breaking goodbye. Brother to the rescue. An interstellar recruit. Tragedy close to home.

    And an advertisement turns out to tell the truth . . . for once.

     

    Stories from this world, and beyond . . .

     

    Includes ten short stories:

     

    Farewell To My Grandfather; Our Forgotten Hero
    The Devil Is My Leopard
    Nick’s Journey
    Fetch
    Mail-Order Martian
    Soldier To The Stars
    Identity Is Theft
    The Fight
    Zombies Are Overrated And Boring
    Invite Them In

     

    Ebook available now for $3.99 at: Amazon | Kobo | Smashwords | Barnes & Noble | iTunes and other e-retailers.

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  • Stories from the World of Ethereal: A Short Story Collection

     

    002EtherealShorts3Web7Ethereal: a land far, far away . . . as luck would have it.

    Includes five short stories from the world of Ethereal:

    •     Dishwaster

    •     Bald Poet

    •     The Grotesque

    •     Prince Courtney

    •     Divus and Doris

    A collection of light-hearted stories from a place that, most likely,  doesn’t exist.

    And that’s probably for the best.

     

    Stories from the World of Ethereal: A Short Story Collection

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  • Tavern Tales: An Arkle Wright Short Story Collection

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    Meet Arkle Wright:

    Space smuggler. Ship lover.

    Body odour.

    And a life-long romance with the Quick Buck.

     

    In Tavern Tales, join Arkle in action-packed short stories from a seriously messed-up universe, including:

     

    • Morning People
    • The Tourist
    • Band of Liars
    • Lubbardly Cowards
    • The Disguised Sound
    • Lapland-18
    • The Lewd Larkhouse
    • Planet of Misery
    • The Specimen
    • Truthsayers Convention

     

    Tavern Tales: An Arkle Wright Short Story Collection

     

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  • The Mind’s Aspiration: A Short Story Collection

    TheMindsAspirationCover-WebAncestors, in the strangest of places. A furry miracle. Sports journalism logs a new low. And the perfect summer job?

     

    Sixteen oddball and heartfelt short stories from the muddled mind of TJ Bainz, including:

     

    • A Silent Company
    • An Invention Hopefully Not Too Late For Its Time
    • Fire In Autumn
    • Jumped-Up Kids Most Likely On Drugs
    • Library Of Love
    • Too Short, Too Tall
    • Playground
    • Mediterranean Arms
    • Love Should Never Wait
    • Pedestal
    • Father’s Watching
    • Blankety White
    • Only Playing Alone
    • Bless The Bunnies
    • Back In Touch
    • Boring People, Spectacular Clothes

     

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  • The Psychopathic Social Network: A Short Story Collection

     
    ThePsychopathicSocialNetworkCoverWebBad things happen with organisation.

    True evil comes with a network.

     

    With no one to stop them, no one shall know the depth of terror . . . and psychopathy shall reign.

     

    A series of five short stories:

     

    Mr Sorrow & The Idiot Box

    Mrs Dream & The Honey Pot

    Mr Elbow & The Sunshine Machine

    Doctor Rain & The Gutter

    Mr Doom & The Black

     

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  • Trench Coat Country: A Bradshaw Collection

     

     

    Trench-Coat-Country-CoverWebBradshaw: loner, outcast, mastermind.

     

    He goes it alone to solve crimes which require more than mere common sense . . . and go beyond the remit of standard police procedure.

     

    A collection of mystery short stories, including:

     

    • Case Number One
    • Taking Care Of The Neighbours
    • Death & The Duchess
    • Tied To Life, United In Death
    • Breakfast Beyond
    • Lamping The Lunk
    • Dead Man’s Tale
    • The City She Stands Naked

     

     

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  • Worlds On Fire: A Short Story Collection

    WorldsOnFireCover-WebLove, laughter, chills.

     

    Worlds on fire.

     

    A collection of short stories, including:

     

    • The Port-Au-Prince Paradox
    • Brothers Of Feast
    • Stranger In The Hills
    • Wound Back Bells
    • Escape The Mountain!!
    • Duende
    • Graveyard
    • Last Birch Standing
    • The Devil & The Dishwater
    • Requiem For A Telepath
    • A Pint Of Sup
    • East Wing
    • Brothers Of Word
    • The Infernal Server
    • A Brush With Destiny, A Deal With Fate
    • Corridor Of Hope

     

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