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My Take: on the Iron Writer Challenges 1 - 26 by Tannis Laidlaw
Price: Free! Words: 20,460. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Flash fiction? A complete short short story with beginning, middle and ending that leaves the reader satisfied? The Iron Writer Challenge is a weekly flash fiction contest where four writers incorporate four provided ‘elements’ into a 500 word story, written over just four days. Here are 26 short short stories using the elements from the first 26 weeks of Iron Writer Challenges.
In The Event of Death by Sophie Duncan & Natasha Duncan-Drake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013 by Wittegen Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 1 review)
Created for All Hallows Read 2013 The Visitor by Natasha Duncan-Drake Alice is spending the night in a dreary little seaside guest house, which is hell, and the last thing she expects is a late night visitor, the significant word being 'late'. Ruderbaker by Sophie Duncan Ellie meets Jack and he tells her and her friends a story of the ghostly, horror kind and sometimes stories have consequences.
Stitches by Top Writers Block
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
How far can you stretch stitches? In this collection of short stories, you will find stitches involved in mystery, fantasy, comedy, intrigue, true to life situations and even horror. Twelve short stories to read in a dentist's waiting room, as you travel or as you wait for your pet's toenails to be clipped, There is something for everyone. All the authors' proceeds will go to Sea Shepherd.
Life Will Get You in the End: Short Stories by David Satterlee by David Satterlee
Price: Free! Words: 32,560. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Short stories by David Satterlee. “[His writing is] humorous, bold, and adventurous all at once … channeled through a facility for language and the music of words.” Each story is short and sweet – or sometimes bittersweet – or just thought-provoking. There is often a surprise concluding twist that will "get you in the end." Very human stories explore the extremes of life, loss, and love.
Come Tomorrow by Julian M. Miles
Series: Visions of the Future short fiction anthologies, Book 3. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 50,340. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
The infinite possibilities for mankind’s future are as diverse as those contemplating them. While it seems that there are more predictions of ruin than utopia, the sheer adaptability and persistence of humanity has always been it’s greatest strength. Within this book you will find sixty views of where those strengths could take us, along with the foibles we have.
Transit Dreams by Antonio Simon, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Darkwater Syndicate. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Step aboard. If you're going someplace, getting around, or just going nowhere, step aboard. Inside this book is a curious collection of twenty-two short stories, vignettes, and essays that run the gamut from fantasy to comedy, from horror to cynicism, to just plain weird and back again – this train makes a round trip, after all. You're in for a ride.
Red Herring by Damon L. Wakes
Series: Flash Fiction Month. Price: Free! Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Written one-a-day in July 2013, these thirty-one more very short stories feature a wide (and often surprising) cast of characters: a drunken angel, a baby-themed supervillain, a man who spontaneously turns into two mildly annoyed horses. This book is for everyone who's ever wondered: "Just what would happen if Hydrogen quit its day job to become a country music star...?"
Miniature Fiction: 50 Very Short Stories by Patrick Lane
Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Very short stories. Bite sized fiction to entertain, thrill, amuse, or perhaps scare you in a small package. Stories that attempt to really go places in only a few sentences.
Flash Friday Collection Vol. 1 by S.E. Batt
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
For almost a year, S.E. Batt has been publishing a piece of flash fiction on his website every Friday for free. Now, his first twenty-five pieces are available to download for e-readers! Dive into a huge collection of stories and see what you can find.
The Way of Life - Flash Fiction by Ros Nazilli
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What has Sid got in that van and why does the little girl not want to go with her Daddy? The Way of Life is a collection of eighteen pieces of Flash Fiction about life in the moment. The stories are of varied genre, some thrilling, some enlightening. Diversity is the key, but most convey ordinary people who do not always find themselves in ordinary situations.
Perversities by Alexander Douglas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(4.00 from 1 review)
Perversities is a collection of twisted tales of love and death and some very peculiar gifts. From flashes of dark brilliance to extended forays into new weird fiction, these stories run the gamut of genre, slipstreaming from horror to science fiction to romance to niches that haven't even been named yet. This is novelist Alexander Douglas' first collection of short fiction.
Killer Heat by Diva Authors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
The seven flash fiction stories in “Killer Heat” are full of intrigue, madness and flames. Some of the characters find that the only way out of a bad situation is to burn the whole mess to the ground. Others are dealing with corrupt politics and bad situations that leave them cold, even though they are in hot water. No matter the circumstances, all of the characters learn one thing: heat kills.
Visionary Mountains by Jesse CRAIGNOU
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Visionary Mountains arises from an idea I developed with one of my narrators Helen LLOYD… born of the pleasure of working together… Visionary Mountains is a collection of Helen’s choice of readings of some of my works from a reader’s point of view… very precious to the writer I am… The short stories here are about people for people… as usual… people like you and I…
Flash in the Attic: 33 Flash Fictions by Fiction Attic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
33 stories under 1,000 words, from new and established writers. Featuring the winners of the Flash in the Attic Flash Fiction Contest, as well as former Fiction Attic contributors Steve Almond, Corey Mesler, Vanessa Hua, and Ilana Stanger-Ross. With new fiction from Meg Pokrass and others. Foreword by Michelle Richmond. From Fiction Attic Press, where good stories come to roost.
Time To Write: 2013 short story prize by Yarra Bend Press
Price: Free! Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
This anthology comprises NMIT’s second Time to Write short story contest. The 600 to 1000 word entries came from 12 to 17 year olds, adults, and NMIT students. Each was judged by a panel of Bachelor of Writing and Publishing lecturers and the winners announced at the Time to Write festival launch on Monday 27 May 2013.
A Secret Born of Fear (A Short Story) by Vinny Kapoor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Ritch is a 19 year old student who has lived in constant fear and anxiety for 9 years. You see, Ritch stutters, but has learnt to hide his problem from everyone who knows him. He’s now reached a desperate stage where he needs help. In order to get help though, he needs to tell his family about his problem. How will he be able to tell them his secret, though? This short story is 2007 words long.
Intergalactic Woes by Alain Gomez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Sometimes it just takes an alien to figure things out. This collection of flash fiction is social commentary with a science fiction twist. Flash fiction collection, approx. 2,000 words
They Don't Talk About It by Lee-Ann Khoh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
They Don't Talk About It is a bittersweet study of human relationships. Featuring 10 stories and vignettes, this flash fiction anthology explores life's depressing, unfair, hilarious and beautiful turns.
Kitchen Antics & Other Tales by LE Jamez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
This is a collection of 11 short flash fiction tales, exploring the mind of LE Jamez and it is a dark place indeed. Everything from cannibalism to demons are within these pages, each tale a quick 5minute read over coffee if you dare.