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Second Wind
By T.F. Torrey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Quirky characters, strange haunts, and surprising twists abound in this collection of short stories of men and women, life and death, good books, and more.
The Buffet and other stories
By Norby Nayar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,420. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
The stories in this collection are intended for readers interested in literary fiction. Though they are set in India, the themes are universal and represent the experiences, aspirations and situations of post-1940 generations. Though they favour realism, they are written with imagination, wit, compassion, liveliness and humour.
Flatlander
By Robert C. Huckins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,170. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Flatlander is a collection of poems and short stories by Robert C. Huckins, author of the novel American Dreamland and Two Flags in China: A Travelogue. Throughout forty one poems and a half dozen short stories presented in this collection, some of life's most constant themes play out through an array of ordinary characters and settings.
Collection of Short Stories
By Margaret Lewis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,440. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
‘Write about what you know' is the famous advice to new writers, and this author has taken those words to heart. This is a collection of short stories in which the writer is truly at home, displaying inside knowledge of the families, jobs and social milieu portrayed.
Henry Williamson, author of Tarka the Otter: A brief look at his Life and Writings in North Devon in the 1920s and '30s, the area known today as Tarka Country
By Henry Williamson
Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This short anthology serves as an introduction to Henry Williamson’s early writings about North Devon, which established his reputation as perhaps the foremost British nature writer of the twentieth century. There are extracts from Williamson’s classic novels 'Tarka the Otter' and 'Salar the Salmon', as well as from less well-known works, illustrated by contemporary photographs.
Side by Side
By David Vernon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: Australian English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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Twenty-three award-winning short stories from the Stringybark Short Story Awards will delight and intrigue you in this anthology of clever tales from Australian and international short story writers.
No Regrets
By Pamela Gifford, Editor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Silly Tree Anthologies. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
There comes a time when you have to let go of mistakes and regrets, leave them in the past and move forward into your future. The Silly Tree Anthology authors share stories of courage and strength, stories in which the characters finally find the will to forgive themselves and forget about what happened in the past so that they can fully explore the future.
Aspiring to Inspire
By Durham Editing and E-books
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
In honor of Women’s History Month, Durham Editing and E-books has compiled this astounding anthology featuring essays, short stories, poems, and memoirs from independent women writers from around the globe. This collection is a true literary delight for readers, both men and women alike.
Living Life Backwards
By Peter Wells
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 by PDMI Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General
Within the garden of Eden Bill knows he can show no interest in this apple called Misty. He knows the price of doing so, and the value of what he now enjoys. Will that be enough to protect him from desire? When an Obsession knocks on the doors of your Paradise, should they remain closed?
Skyline 2014
By Olivia Stowe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Skyline 2014, an annual publisher’s anthology produced by Cyberworld Publishing, showcases the juried and invited prose and poetry talent of Central Virginia writers. The title of the anthology is taken from the Skyline Drive, the parkway skipping along the top of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia and providing centering for the region in which the authors showcased here are living and writin
The Crossing
By Allen J. Gerzoff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This book is a collection of several short stories. They range in scope from funny to dreamscape, from introspection to anger. In The Crossing, the lovable nitwit manages to stay alive despite her best efforts. A young man finally defends himself after years of pain from the school bad boy in The Bully. The Other Side will tug at your heart strings. These stories are about life and our times.
Fairy Tales & Ghost Stories by Theodor Storm
By Robert Costic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,580. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Presented here is a collection of fairy tales and ghost stories by German author Theodor Storm (1817-1888). In these tales a boy is kidnapped and mothered by a bear, a boy sails to the moon, a man goes on a quest for the philosopher's stone, a miser is tormented by two terrifying cats, two lovers seek an end to their farming town's draught, a countess is given a magic mirror, and a doctor is haunt
The Devil's Bond
By Jennah Scott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
~A WESTERN ESCAPE ROMANCE~ Fulfilling a promise to his grandfather, Garrett Falcon stops at Devil’s Tower and spots a lovely woman. When he meets her in Freewill, he believes fate has spoken and pursues Annaliese—determined to convince her to stay in Freewill—with him. Vacations are supposed to end, but her heart longs to stay in Freewill. Can Garrett convince her they were meant to be together?
Vietnam Conscript
By Merv Ryan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: Australian English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The Australian author has drawn on his experience and knowledge to present a drama of one woman and two young men - one militant and aggressive, the other a pacifist, who are conscripted and sent to fight in the jungle. The story of forced conscription to war in peacetime and its aftermath for generations is shown in compelling detail.
Amour Dure
By Vernon Lee
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: Swedish. Published: February 14, 2014 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
En liten flicka sköljs i land på Liguriens kust; hon växer upp och visar sig bära på farliga krafter. En ung historiker finner dokument med gåtfulla uppgifter från renässansens Italien. I sitt sökande efter sanningen bakom dem drivs han allt längre in i det okända.
Matt and Lizzy Suicides in Warren County
By Charles White
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,240. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This story is about the author’s maternal grandparents, Matthew and Elizabeth Robertson, two people he never knew. He never knew them because in 1918 Matthew took his life and in 1930 Elizabeth did the same thing.
For a Bottle of Beenleigh Rum - Short Stories and Poems
By Robert Menzies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,720. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
This is a book of stories and poems about people. The author has put together forty years of observations of children, adolescents and adults in situations of love, hate, obsession, conflict, harmony and disharmony - observations that have coloured his life and the lives of those around him.
Midnight Mass and Other Stories
By Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Brazilian Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis was the finest storyteller of nineteenth-century Latin America. "Midnight Mass and Other Stories" offers a selection of Machado's tales, from the oft-translated and sly erotic title story, a classic of Brazilian literature, to such brief ironic tales, not previously translated into English, as "A Game," "Coimbra the Clerk," and "Sooner the Tarpeian Rock."
Soup By Volume Two
By Lisa Southard
Price: Free! Words: 48,210. Language: British English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
A second collection of eccentric, pragmatic, imaginative encounters with everyday life from the Wishbone Soup Cures Everything blog.
The Living Grave: A Compilation
By Timothy Graves
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of works that the author has bled and accumulated over the years. Short stories, poems, dialogues and perhaps more make up this concoction of a book. Timothy himself truly bids you, the reader, to enjoy.