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The Adventures of Viola Stewart: Three Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Viola Stewart is a widowed optician with a penchant for dectectiving, who stumbles upon a secret Society of Men in Grey. Set in a Victorian steampunk fantasy world, this series has a gaslamp flavour. Three Short Stories: Day of the Dirigible, An Eye for Detail and The Magic Lantern. Approx. 8000 words.
Levels: Fantastic and Macabre Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,450. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The editor and publisher of the Arcane and Space Eldritch anthologies now presents you with seventeen of his own short stories. From post-apocalyptic communities to existential wastelands, from black comedy to dark absurdism, from visceral shock to Lovecraftian dread, the seventeen unsettling stories in this collection are guaranteed to ensnare your imagination.
Liberty Spin: tales of scientifiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,650. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Multiple personalities fighting for control of a single body; a single personality constantly splitting and reinventing itself and its past; a Mars that never was; an interstellar war that has always been. Nine science-fiction stories, each with a new afterword, from an author described by Locus as "in the recognized front ranks of SF writers".
Under the Full Moon and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories that roams through several genres from comedy, drama, fantasy and suspense. There are seven entertaining stories in all and one of the stories in the collection, "Accidents Will Happen", was an Honorable Mention in the 2001 Writer's Digest Competition.
Still Not Nice or the Strange Planet Inside My Head
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,880. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From fantastical tales to razor-sharp observations, Still Not Nice or the Strange Planet Inside My Head is an eclectic collection of stories by award-winning editor and writer, Annetta Ribken. Continuing in the twisted tradition of Not Nice and Other Understatements, Ribken expands her world to reveal hard truths, side-splitting humor, and a peek into the odd and weird places in her brain.
Book of Diverse Writings - Volume I
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
As the title implies, this book contains diverse writings separated by categories: short stories, essays, anecdotes and trivia that can be read in three minutes each or less. Hidden, the featured crime mystery can be read in about thirty minutes. Plots center on abductions, astronauts, drones, hole punch clouds, magical, mystical; pirates, tall tales, etc. Themes abound for unique readers' tastes.
Psychic Skin Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Are you seeking an exciting set of short horror stories? Look no further, Psychic Skin Volume 1 will shock your senses and leave you wanting more. Never before told stories of nightmares, murders, revenge and mystery await you within.
For the Love of God
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story of 4.5k words A young Henry. A young Thomas of London. One, by politics, determination, and birth, the King, and one, a commoner, and outsider at Court. We know how their friendship played out, in the end: with the murder of Thomas Beket. But where would the friendship have ended had the murder not occurred, had there been no death in the cathedral?
Bumper Crop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,780. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
This collection of 26 stories contains some of Joe R Lansdale's favourite and most violent dark horror tales. 'God of the Razor' introduces the dark god behind serial killers. A martial arts fight to the death between a reluctant champion and a sadistic alpha male, is featured in 'Master of Misery'.
The Crystal Spheres
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In a universe filled with habitable worlds why have we had no contact with extraterrestrial intelligence? David Brin's short story, "The Crystal Spheres," offers a fantastic explanation for the Great Silence. Instead of being late-comers - might humanity have come upon the scene too early? This haunting tale was voted one of the "most beautiful" of the eighties. Winner of the 1985 Hugo Award .
Shadow of a Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story of 5k words. April Stevens works, day in and day out, in an office, part of the secretarial pool. There is nothing remarkable about her life; it is pristine, organized, ordered. She dislikes change, dislikes the unpredictable. But she is changing, and in ways that she can’t predict, doesn’t understand, and can no longer hide...
Hunger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A short story of 4k words When he first saw the starving foreign child, he was five years old; the next time he saw her, he was six—and she was a ghost. A ghost who came at the start of every Christmas, lingering for twelve days before she once again left him in peace. Why did she choose to haunt him? And what, in the end, must he do to give the the peace they both deserve?
Love Beneath the Christmas Tree
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Three short stories that follow the lives of Rachel Lewis, self-confessed Christmas Grump, and Lillian Coleman, the woman who makes her believe in the magic of Christmas again. - The Christmas Grump - Kissing Ms. Santa Claus - The Christmas Elf
Gifted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A short story of 5k words. The third wish is always death to a Genie, and now only one Genie remains. He has hidden his power and denied the use of his wishes for millennia, because he wants to live. But one night, after millennia of care, he thoughtlessly grants the wish of an old woman...
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.
Crash and Burn: A Men of Crash, Fire and Rescue Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Crash, Fire and Rescue marine Dane Roberts loves his job—but he never expected his latest rescue to be a blast from his own past. Military pilot Laura Jo Dawson hasn’t stopped running since high school and her one night with the sexy quarterback. But when her jet crashes and Dane rescues her, spending time in the arms of her sexy rescuer looks better and better...
Saving Grace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The second story in the Ten Random Sentences Series. In this story, three pals save a girl from a horrible life of cruelty.
La Ronda di Capodanno e Altri Disastri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: Italian. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Avventure urbane, suburbane e surreali nel mondo apparentemente tranquillo di un bonario trentenne particolarmente incline alla catastrofe. Un allegro campionario di piccoli e grandi disastri e dilemmi esistenziali, di frammenti di vita immaginata, temuta, e almeno in parte anche vissuta.
Loch Ness Tales Legends and Recipes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
(5.00 from 14 reviews)
A fascinating insight into a land of legend and myth. In this book, you will join the salmon poacher of yesteryear and meet the Loch Ness Monster. You will cook and feast on steaming haggis and clootie dumplings.Taste the home made whisky and host a Burns supper.Sing and discover the meanings of songs and relive events from Scotland’s past. A wondrous portrait of a disappearing way of life.
ReImagined
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Schreyer Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
ReImagined is a collection of stories ranging from contemporary to science-fiction to fantasy and poems in a variety of styles on many themes. Come take a look at these snapshots of a writer's mind, moments of narration plucked from the endless voices and ideas that drive the author to either write or suffer insanity!