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By Arthur Slade

An eclectic number of spine-tingling, gut-churning, irreverent, darkish, fantastical, and occasionally downright hilarious brief tales via the Edgar-nominated writer of airborne dirt and dust and THE HUNCHBACK ASSIGNMENTS. Slade's writing kind has colors of Ray Bradbury, Stephen King, William Gibson, and Ry Cooder. And he has an eye fixed for extraordinary info and macabre occasions that's all his own.

Stories include:

Stubb - a boy named Stubb will end up he is a werewolf a method or another.

Virtual Dragon - sooner or later Kung Fu videos will rule the field workplace and wars should be fought over the proceeds.

Jesus Busts A Bronc - a unique visual appeal by means of Jesus at a small city rodeo. A miracle? and what's Judas doing there?

Bubbles: The Diary of Terrance Winslow - a few acquaintances are a lot, a lot worse than others.

Snow White and the Seven Elves - how one can win the dominion and glance stable whereas doing it.

Garbage Day - One by no means understands what is rather within the garbage.

Sixteen startling tales in all.

About the Author:

Arthur Slade used to be raised on a farm animals ranch within the Cypress Hills of southwest Saskatchewan and he stuck the writing trojan horse at an early age. He all started with poems, moved directly to brief tales, then graduated to novels, writing within the form of his favorite authors: King, Bradbury, and Heinlein. he's the writer of 16 bestselling books, together with the "Northern Frights" sequence, "Jolted," and "The Hunchback Assignments." He at present lives in Saskatoon, Canada.

Visit him on the net at http://www.arthurslade.com.

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Download E-books Z14 PDF

By Jim Chaseley

Z14 is a fast paced, tongue-in-cheek science-fiction tale, that’s heavy at the fiction, and, let’s say ‘easy’ at the science.

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Z14 is a cyborg, he’s a killer and he’s a collector of cuddly toys. He’s on the best of the foodstuff chain in the world Deliverance. not anyone can contact him, and, in the event that they did, he’d simply regenerate besides. He whiles away his time assassinating people and attempting to determine why a mysterious house fleet introduced hundreds of thousands of colonists the following, generations ago.

Killing people. It’s improper. He understands that. however it simply feels correct, by some means, just like he used to be made to do it – and it can pay very well. yet Z14’s days of strutting round like he owns where may perhaps simply be numbered. whilst a boat from that mysterious fleet simply occurs to show up, and a major, squishy clue falls on Z14’s doorstep, he starts off getting a few solutions. He additionally unearths himself dealing with the unknown. issues the people name ‘challenges’, and, worse than that, ‘empathy’.

On a planet the place the legislation is decided by means of the lawless and morals weren't a part of the colonial offers, an unstoppable cyborg murderer may be an unforeseen strength for reliable. Or, if now not a strength for strong, then not less than a difficulty to evil.

When it feels like in simple terms Z14 can shop humanity , they’ll simply need to desire he comes to a decision he desires to

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Download E-books Bryony and Roses PDF

By T. Kingfisher

Bryony and her sisters have come down on the planet. Their service provider father died attempting to reclaim his fortune and left them to eke out a residing in a village faraway from their domestic within the city.

But while Bryony is stuck in a storm from snow and takes shelter in an deserted manor, she stumbles right into a residence filled with darkish enchantments. Is the Beast that lives there her captor, or a fellow prisoner? Is the home her enemy or her best friend? And why are roses blooming out of season within the courtyard?

Armed simply with gardening shears and her wits, Bryony needs to untangle the secrets and techniques of the home earlier than she—or the Beast—are swallowed by means of them.

From the writer of “The 7th Bride” comes a brand new retelling of attractiveness & the Beast, with gardeners, clockwork bees, and roses.

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Download E-books Ahmed and the Oblivion Machines: A Fable PDF

By Ray Bradbury

In the tales of Ray Bradbury, readers have journeyed past the limits set through their imaginations, and feature reveled in magnificent geographical regions created by way of "one of the world's notable storytellers" (Toronto Globe & Mail). Now this prolific author spins a fascinating myth a couple of misplaced boy who makes the acquaintance of a long-forgotten, even though very strong, old god.

When Ahmed, the twelve-year-old son of a caravan chief, falls from his camel, he's misplaced in an unlimited wilderness, and his state of affairs appears to be like ominous. remoted and by myself, the younger boy starts to cry and his tears wake up the traditional god Gonn-Ben-Allah, Keeper of the Ghosts of the misplaced Names, who lies underneath the sand.

Rising to complete shape for the 1st time in tens of hundreds of thousands of years, the majestic Gonn tells his nervous savior that destiny has introduced them jointly. To convenience Ahmed, the god bestows the present of flight upon the boy, and the pair units off on a night of mind-blowing adventures. touring via time and house, Gonn exhibits the interested Ahmed the wonders of the world-past and present-and its sorrows. inside each one startling revelation, Ahmed unearths wisdom-and learns to just accept existence for all it has to offer.

A wondrous myth for kids of every age, AHMED AND THE OBLIVION MACHINES is yet one more excellent testomony to the striking presents of grasp storyteller Ray Bradbury.

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Download E-books Night Shift (A Novel of Midnight, Texas) PDF

By Charlaine Harris

SOON TO BE A NBC television SERIES!

From the number one New York Times bestselling writer of the Sookie Stackhouse novels—“the Mark Twain of items that reside less than your bed”*—comes a brand new novel of dead night, Texas, the city the place a few secrets and techniques won't ever see the sunshine of day...
 
At Midnight’s neighborhood pawnshop, guns are flying off the shelves—only for use in surprising and dramatic suicides correct on the major crossroads on the town.
 
Who greater to determine why blood is being spilled than the vampire Lemuel, who, whereas translating mysterious texts, discovers what makes middle of the night the city it's. There’s a the reason is, witches and werewolves, killers and psychics, were attracted to this position.
 
And now they have to come jointly to forestall the bloodshed within the center of middle of the night. For if all hell breaks loose—which simply could happen—it will positioned the secretive city at the map, the place nobody wishes it to be...

 
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