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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.
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.
Body-Smith 401 And Twenty Other Stories by Harvey Stanbrough
Series: StoneThread Anthologies, Book 1. Price: $8.99 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'!
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.
Choice Cuts by Snubnose Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Clifford’s debut short story collection Choice Cuts mines the fractured territory of the marginalized, misanthropic, and short-changed. From morally bereft television producers desperate for a hit, to veterans suffering psychotic splits, Clifford delves into the madness and desperation that plague those living on the edge, while never surrendering the search for the light that guides us all.
Bar Scars by Nik Korpon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by Snubnose Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Double-crosses gone wrong, underage lovers with overprotective brothers, fathers searching for their dead daughters. No one in Bar Scars gets away clean. In Korpon’s Baltimore, whiskey is thicker than blood and the most important question is where to hide the body. It doesn’t matter that these are the normal people you see every day, because whether they’re from a broken bottle of beer or the jagg
Biohazard by MultipleAuthors1
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 Eclective: The Pride Collection by The Eclective
Price: Free! Words: 28,360. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
The fourth short story anthology from the Eclective brings together seven writers from across genres, each contributing a unique take in recognition of LGBT Pride Month. Go Team Everybody.
The Beast Within by Matt Hults
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,110. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Graveside Tales. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Horror » General
Throughout history they have existed in folklore and nightmares… By day they walk among us, hidden in plain sight. They are our neighbors and friends. But when the sun sets and the full moon rises, the beast within comes out… And the hunt begins. Grab a silver bullet and prepare yourself for 20 tales of animalistic terror crafted by authors from around the world.
Evolution: Vol. 2 (A Short Story Collection) by Editors of Evolved Publishing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
From the 2nd Short Story Contest hosted by Evolved Publishing: 10 great stories from 10 terrific authors. An eclectic mix that will excite, interest, and intrigue from the first story to the last. Laugh a little, cry a little, think a little. Many genres, many voices, one goal: Provide the reader with a fun journey through the short fiction format. Edited and polished to a fine sheen.
Twisted Shorties by A. F. Stewart
Series: Twisted Shorties. Price: Free! Words: 38,110. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(4.89 from 19 reviews)
From the inventive minds of the Gather writers comes a book... a book of odd short stories, with fiction astonishing and intriguing, and yes even creepy. Writers such as Sheila Deeth, Barbary Chaapel, Tracy Fabre, and Douglas J. Westberg bring you tales of romance, sci-fi, fantasy, horror, whimsy and a bit of lilting poetry. Come, and take a peek inside the world of... Twisted Shorties
Protectors: Stories to Benefit PROTECT by Thomas Pluck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,570. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
41 writers. One cause. We've rallied a platoon of crime, western, thriller, fantasy, noir, horror and transgressive authors to support PROTECT's important work. Powerful stories from George Pelecanos, Andrew Vachss, Joe R. Lansdale, Charles de Lint, Ken Bruen, Chet Williamson, James Reasoner, Charlie Stella, Michael A. Black, Wayne Dundee, Roxane Gay, Ray Banks, Tony Black, Les Edgerton and more