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Thunderlands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A collection of 17 short stories ranging from the sublime to the unforgivably ridiculous -- Powerful, like The Twitter Bully. Puzzling: A Timely Murder. A warning of doomsday: The Wind Of Fire. Enchanting: "Hello Dear." Twist in the tale: Money To Burn. Delightfully childish: Harvey Looks For A Friend. Very different: Ree -- The Troll Of Dingleay.
Electric Literature No. 3
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Aimee Bender introduces us to a woman unable to sleep with her husband without payment, Matt Sumell's protagonist is capable of anything but can save no one, Rick Moody charts the rise an fall of a romance via Twitter, Patrick deWitt presents a bleak, funny tale of 2 movers who are going nowhere, and Jenny Offill chronicles the the the awkward vigil of a man caring for his terminally ill ex-wife.
Kaleidoscope
Price: Free! Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A book of 119 poems about people, life, philosophy, animals and nature. It is structured under eight themes: figures; nature; abstracts; love; haiku; creatures; childhood and darkwave. "Wow! This author writes beautiful words. I enjoyed each & every poem, I found myself turning page after page to read the next & the next. More of the same please!" (Smashwords review, wistfulskimmie, May 2011)
Huntbrother
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An old story: Girl who must marry for duty falls in love with boy who cannot fulfill that duty. The boy goes away to war, and war takes him; he never returns. But this story is slightly different. The boy was given leave to return, in the casement of his god’s flesh, and the girl, leave to spend one night with him. The night was glorious. The morning was terrible. And after? This story.
Goodbye, Goddess
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,240. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Seven Stories of Love, Magic, and Bad Luck.
The Halloween Collection
Price: Free! Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Indie Eclective: What is it, who are they, and why can they spell neither “eclectic” nor “collective” correctly? The Indie Eclective is an ensemble of authors operating under the assumption that Readers like Good Books. The Halloween Collection showcases spooky reads from nine very different authors.
A Baker's Dozen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
These short stories cover all what life can throw at you. Stories of families, broken by addictions, debt and grief, yet others are full of hope, love and good deeds. A mixed bag to explore and enjoy while having that coffee break or travelling.
The Mysterious Disappearance of McGrath
You set the price! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
McGrath isn´t the most Scottish Scotsman who ever lived but on one point he lives up to his name: he his quite reluctant to spend money. One day he comes up with the ultimate plan to save a LOT of money! He is successful and the plan even has a welcome side effect he hadn´t counted on. Only in the very end he finds out there a flip side...
Big Enough: A collection of stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of short stories including: Big Enough, Man of Iron, Kataki, Line Rider, The Kid and the Commodore, Death of a Hunter, Requiem for a Pig, and A Father's Prayer plus 2 Bonus Features. "This collection is a real treat for fans of Charlie's (Chuck Tyrell) work, and if you're a first timer, then you're about to discover a fine guy and a fine author..." - C. Courtney Joyner
De leukste columns
Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: Dutch. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In de leukste columns steekt auteur Stefan Bongaerts de draak met alledaagse dingen op een badinerende manier die hem eigen is.
Aurealis #49
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This issue of the Australian magazine of fantasy, science fiction and horror, edited by Michael Pryor, features Sean McMullen, a doyen of Australian SF, and his hard-hitting ‘The First Boat'. In addition to the usual news and reviews, rising star Jason Fischer makes a splash with his slashingly good ‘Rolling for Fetch’ and Crisetta MacLeod probes the world of epublishing with Greig Beck.
OCR is Not the Only Font
Series: Flash Fiction Month. Price: Free! Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Silly, surreal and sometimes serious, these thirty-one very short stories cover a vast range of subjects and themes. Written entirely during July 2012, these flash fiction pieces are accompanied by a deeply unscientific analysis of the challenge that spawned them: to write thirty-one stories in thirty-one days.
Biohazard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012 by BeanPods Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Modern aircraft enable travel from any major city, USA to Africa or the Pacific Rim in only 15 hours. Given the sheer volume of traffic and connections from these airports, a pathogen brought in from abroad could infect most major American cities in a matter of days. Nine authors allow us a peek into their world during such such a crisis. Laugh, cry, gasp, and cringe along with them.
The Man Who Sued the Governor, and other tales of Northern New Mexico
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In a uniquely New Mexican voice influenced by Tony Hillerman and Mary Austin, Jim Curry's 'The Man Who Sued the Governor' mixes factual events and fictional material in a collection of short stories that bridge the Old West to the New.
A World of Verse
Price: Free! Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Various poems of pain, loss, suffering, joy, love, and pleasure by poets of ASMSG (Authors' Social Media Support Group). We hope the thoughts and emotions of the poets captures your imagination and your heart as you peruse the deep expressions contained herein.
A Holiday Anthology
Price: Free! Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a FREE collection of short Christmas stories By Exquisite Quills Authors and Friends. It has been written for adults who love romance stories but is family friendly. Each story is unique and is meant to give a sampling of the writing of that author. From contemporary to historical, the Exquisite Quills authors and friends wish you a happy holiday filled with wonderful books.
The Transformation Project -- West Michigan Word Weaver Anthology
Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 44,890. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2013 by Concerning Life Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
We call ourselves Word Weavers. You can find people like us all over the globe or online at www.word-weavers.com, but our group happens to congregate in West Michigan. The threads that tie us together are few but strong. We love God. We love words. We have something to say. And, for this collection of work, we have examined some of the greater moments of transformation in our own lives.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume 7)
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,520. Language: British English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Ten short stories in a variety of genres, including another tale from the Vertigo labs in 'The Invisibility Cloak'; Emily plants her last two 'grow your own man' beans in 'When Danger of Frost is Past', and a tale of stalemate in a country lane in 'Impasse'. Is levitation really possible? Why do Tom's new curtains keep him awake at night? Answers to these questions and more in this new collection.
Greed (The Seven Deadly Stones Book I)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Three scientists on an expedition in the Himalayas discover a unique stone with an unusual attraction. They soon find themselves in the midst of the battle between Heaven and Hell as the stone's fate and that of the scientists unravels. Can an evil prophecy be fulfilled, or will the birth of a boy save mankind?
The Best of Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine, Year One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2010 by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Fourteen short stories of literary adventure fantasy from Beneath Ceaseless Skies online magazine. Features authors Marie Brennan, Richard Parks, and Campbell Award finalist Aliette de Bodard. Includes "Thieves of Silence" by Holly Phillips, named to Locus's 2009 Recommended Reading List, and "Father's Kill" by Christopher Green, winner of the 2009 Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Short Story.