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Racers of the Night
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,090. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Racing at the Speed of Night . . . twelve terrific science fiction stories from award-winner Brad R. Torgersen
The Bandit & Others - The Best Western Stories of Loren D. Estleman
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Few writers recount tales of the old West as deftly as Pulitzer Prize-nominee and five-time winner of the Western Writers of America Spur Award, Loren D. Estleman. Now, some of Estleman's finest work comes to life in this collection of vivid and richly detailed Western short stories.
A Fist Full of Stories (and Articles)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,510. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
This collection of Joe Lansdale short stories contains some of the odds and ends of his career. Described as "a few dusty, out of fashion, but still interesting items, as well as some real up-to-date business that has been neglected by readers or has appeared in lesser-known magazines", A Fist Full of Stories (and Articles) contains nineteen works from the Bram Stoker Award-winning author.
Huntbrother
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(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.
Strong Women and the Men Who Love Them
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Escape into this collection of short stories where women bring mystery, adventure, peril, and wisdom to the worlds of men who love them.
Mayhem at Rock Creek and more Gold Rush Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Hardship and conflict follow desperate gold seekers as they travel up the Fraser River into territory previously claimed by the Hudson’s Bay Company. Galvanized by their own greed and determination, they brave swollen rivers and precipitous trails to get to the gold diggings where gold commissioners and justices await, ready to take advantage of the gold fever.
Men of Action
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From the jungles of South America to a big city high-rise, where there’s trouble, you’ll find...MEN OF ACTION. Two tales of adrenaline-fueled romance from award-winning author Charlene Teglia "Provocative and gripping." - Joyfully Reviewed
Not Quite Normal
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The full edition of Shane Rynhart's debut short story anthology. This edition contains nineteen short fantasy, horror and science fiction tales, as well as some bonus content. There is also a free version available containing nine of these stories.
Episodes of Ecstasy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,600. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2008. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thirteen ecstatic stories. Stories that will leave an after-taste like that which lingers in your mouth hours after a particularly tasty meal.Stories to mull over, to assimilate, and to enjoy. All in all, a grand read!
The Crystal Spheres
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: 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 .
From a Foreign Shore: Stories of History and Alternate History
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
What if someone had conquered the Vikings, claiming to be their gods? What if King Arthur's knights met a very different metal-clad warrior? What if you were ordered to execute a statue, and hanging just didn't seem to work? Five short stories explore different aspects of history, some of them grounded in reality, some alternative takes on the past as we know it.
Mrs. Hewitt's Barbeque - Seven Eclectic Tales of Food, Humor, and Love
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Seven eclectic tales, from Ancient Egypt to the Deep South, revolving around those universals-- humor, love, and most of all, food. Mainstream, historical, and humorous fiction.
Cockroach Suckers
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Bobby Lee shows up at Jasper's fruit stand with something big and covered in a tarp in the back of his truck, things start getting a little weird. From giant statues pulled out of the Great Dismal Swamp, to roadside attractions and ancient Lovecraftian-style gods, the two friends find themselves in way over their heads. Includes the novella DEEP BLUE
Will Write SciFi For Food
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Series: Will Write SciFi for Food, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,350. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of 13 Christian (and non-Christian but still clean!) short science fiction and fantasy stories from the author Tim Baer.
Thor Meets Captain America
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thor Meets Captain America offers an alternate history exploring a chilling scenario behind the Holocaust. In this parallel world, the Nazis narrowly avoid defeat in World War II when they are championed by the gods of the Norse Pantheon. At a dramatic turn, Loki joins the Allies and they prepare a last-ditch raid to blow up Valhalla. With an afterword by the author.
August Blue: Seven Sea Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,540. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What is true and what is false, what is love, and how we come to terms with loss - this beautiful, tender, and often funny collection of short stories about the sea tries to answer some of those questions.
Fifty Egg Timer Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Fifty Egg Timer Stories is a collection of 50 shot stories of between 600 and 1000 words. The stories are by one author and are of mixed genre. Some of these stories are flippant and/or amusing whilst others touch on serious topics. The common theme, if one can be found at all, is the provision of short bursts of entertainment. I hope that all readers find some stories to their individual liking.
Promised
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of inspirational short stories. OUT OF THE EAST: A short story about a prophetic journey (Mormon/LDS fiction). THE DAYSPRING: A Christian short story based on last-days prophecy (Christian speculative fiction). THE BEAST: Symbolic story pertaining to The Revelation of Saint John (Mormon/LDS fiction). THANKSGIVING WITH GEORGE: A fun, holiday character sketch (contemporary fiction)
Birth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
We may be the most intelligent species on Earth, but we're unlikely to be the last. What does seem likely, though, is that the next intelligent species will be one created by us. How will that species come to be? How will it develop? How will our interactions with it influence that development and its relationship to us? This anthology of three short stories deals with these questions.
Loch Ness Tales Legends and Recipes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: 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.