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Stirring Winds by Kelly Matsuura
Series: The Natura Anthologies, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general(5.00 from 2 reviews)
‘Stirring Winds’ is an Asian Literature Anthology, centering on the theme of life changes and significant moments. It contains six stories: five set in Japan and one in China, ranging in length from 900 – 3000 words.
Bayang-bayang by Inung Setyami
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,160. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: September 20, 2012 by Garudhawaca Indobook. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Bayang-bayang is Indonesian short stories compilation written by three young woman author Inung Setyami, Kristin Fourina and Eista Swaesti. Some of those stories had published by Indonesian local newspaper in 2010. Buku ini adalah kumpulan cerpen karya tiga penulis perempuan muda di Yogyakarta; Inung Setyami, Kristin Fourina dan Eista Swaesti. 23 cerita dalam buku ini berkisah tentang cinta.
The Man Who Sued the Governor, and other tales of Northern New Mexico by James M. Curry
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.
The Missing Postman and Other Stories by Tom O'Brien
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,330. Language: British English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh(5.00 from 1 review)
A book of quirky short stories about life in modern Ireland - mostly from those who have left its shores and who are no longer sure where 'home' is.
From the Heart by Oleg Skrunnik
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: Russian. Published: September 19, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
This is a book for a good mood. With an author one can look at the poems from a different angle, on the world - from a different point of view, on himself with irony and a sly smile.
A Little Gathering by Pat Moore
Price: Free! Words: 32,440. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
A collection of travelogues, dialogues, monologues, short stories, drabbles and even a little bit of poetry, from the author's time on Gather.
An Anthology of Worlds by C.M. Simpson
Series: The Simpson Anthologies, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: American English. Published: September 16, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
An Anthology of Worlds is the fourth book in the Simpson Anthology series. It contains stories of a pirate hunt among the stars, a simple gold coin that acts as a gate to other worlds, a teenager haunted by an elven prince, the truth about banshees in space, and how someone from two cultures can find their place in a different world.
Becoming Animal Sixteen Stories by Marianne Paul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,180. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sixteen stories, sixteen unique characters. Cat, a Buddhist pacifist, is scratched by a baby cougar, unleashing her animal instinct. Will she sacrifice her pacifist's beliefs for killer revenge? Granny gathers her friends for a festive exorcism of the demon bird that flies right through her living room wall, or is it simply a bat? Fiction that makes you think, fiction that makes you smile.
Beyond the Limits by Kurt Frazier, Sr
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » General
Beyond the Limits is a collection of 100 word “Drabbles” that I have written over the past year. They were inspired by a writing contest that I participated in and found quite challenging.
Harley Hogues Mountain by Darrel Bird
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Harley Hogue grows up in the backwoods of Kentucky, unable to read, his simple faith carries him through. Simple faith for some people is hard to come by, but not for Harley who has nothing but faith going for him. The story is, to the best of my knowledge, based on a true story, but that is where facts end. I take privileges with the premises of the story to build fiction.
The Nightmare Chronicles by Douglas Clegg
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,720. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Bram Stoker Award-winning and International Horror Guild Award-winning short story collection -- 13 tales of disturbing horror and twisted psychological suspense fill The Nightmare Chronicles by Douglas Clegg. These short stories from a master storyteller of horror "can chill the spine so effectively that the reader should keep paramedics on standby, " says author Dean Koontz.
Paper Has No Eyes by Michael Tankle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
Contained within are one or two line zingers, "epic" tales, and a couple of songs, as well as classic and contemporary poetry reflecting on a range of emotions: friendship, loneliness, love and unrequited relationships. If you ever were in love, thought you were in love, or wanted to be in love, then you're going to love Paper Has No Eyes.
Postcard from Samarkand by Irfan Horozovic
Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Three outstanding stories by award-winning Bosnian author Irfan Horozovic: The Pastry Shop, The Postman, Postcard from Samarkand
Body-Smith 401 And Twenty Other Stories by Harvey Stanbrough
Series: StoneThread Anthologies, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Edited (not authored) by Harvey Stanbrough. Body-Smith 401 and twenty other stories is dedicated to the memory of Ray Bradbury, who passed from among us on June 5, 2012, after having taught many of us a simple truth: “Jump, and you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fall.” You were right. Thanks, Ray.
Alt Hist Issue 4: The Magazine of Historical Fiction and Alternate History by Mark Lord
Series: Alt Hist, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Alt Hist Issue 4 contains seven top-quality stories from a variety of genres: horror, alternate history and fantasy, as well as straight historical fiction. The stories are: ‘Restless’ by Dylan Fox ‘Kleine Menschen’ by Eric Jackson ‘Feast of Faith’ by Shane Rhinewald ‘Three Months of Summer’ by Svetlana Kortchik ‘The Stork’ by George Piper ‘Battalion 202: A Blinded Falcon’ and ‘Battalion 202
Pro Se Presents: August 2012 by Pro Se Press
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Punching its way into its second year, PRO SE PRESENTS keeps on Puttin' the Monthly Back Into Pulp! PSP 13 is chock full of old favorites and new faces! Chuck Miller brings a new chapter in the world of his psychedelic Pulp character, The Black Centipede! Noted writer H. David Blalock introduces readers to 'Kelly's Beast'!
Shadows: Ebook of Poems by Tawanda Freeman-Thompson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
A book of poems titled Shadows on subjects such as beauty, love, being alone, tragedy, the horrible ways people interact sometimes, and overcoming the Shadows.
Twisted History by Michael Bradley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Historical » General
An Alternative History Anthology. Written by rising stars in the literary world, enjoy their unique takes on what could have been.
Bye Bye, Miss American Pie by Mike Edison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this hilarious novella, an attractive female senator running for president gets caught with her illegal — but totally hot! — pool boy, she is forced to go on television to apologize to the nation. But she has other ideas, and when she tells America, “I got mine, now get yours! You know you want it!” she inadvertently kindles a new sexual revolution and launches the wildest campaign in history.