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As the supply of fan mail dwindles, ageing screen icon Lana Lawn decides to invite a young student to dinner. Someone's in for a surprise.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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Creeping paranoia becomes something altogether more sinister, but is it madness or has he discovered a plot that threatens humanity.
- Length: 27 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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A scientific city-man encounters the legend of a terrifying monster when he retires to Derbyshire.
- Length: 18 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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Mrs. Hatch-Mallard takes her rivalry with Mrs. Dole into the realm of the supernatural.
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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Jimmy's life changes for ever when the soldiers come to the door.
- Length: 26 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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When the ugly girl decides to find herself a husband she has no idea what she’s letting herself in for.
- Length: 14 pages
- Age Rating: 15
5 Stars
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A man drinks a magic potion and sleeps through the American Revolution. Classic reworking of a European folk-tale.
- Length: 16 pages
- Age Rating: U
5 Stars
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"Before we met, you showed me your diary."
- Length: 3 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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A man is the only witness to an accidental killing and the bizarre series of events that follow.
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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Yesterday’s air sucked out, tidied and smoothed for re-use.
- Length: 7 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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The whole exospecimen idea started the night Moses Garcia was bitten by an echidna shrew in his sleep.
- Length: 15 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
In the future, food is boring. Or, perhaps not.
- Length: 17 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
Yesterday’s air sucked out, tidied and smoothed for re-use.
- Length: 7 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
People aren’t as good at dying as you might think.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: 15
3 Stars
The Rasite ship sprawled ten times the size of the little cruiser that Ambros had named Starlight
- Length: 13 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
When the ugly girl decides to find herself a husband she has no idea what she’s letting herself in for.
- Length: 14 pages
- Age Rating: 15
5 Stars
Suddenly red ink flows from my pen. Startled, I assume it is blood, but then realize it is the color of the moon...
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: 15
3 Stars
A conversation about an unusual discovery.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
A book lover lends one of his prized possessions to a mysterious girl.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: 15
5 Stars
They would have the time of their lives. A long time.
- Length: 3 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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