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A Story For Everyone
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A first book by the emerging author Malije. A collection of short tales, poems, songs and information. This is a little gem that has something to please everyone.
Close Encounters
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories exploring some close encounters of the strange kind. Not everybody you meet is who you think they are, and these people have met the unexpected.
The Devil Made Me Do it
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A collection of twenty short stories of subtle horror. Stories included in this collection: Change of Mind The Pact Soon Susan’s Home Maintenance Man Love Till the End of Time Dear Hunter Hurry Up Please, It’s Time Dirty Old Age of Consent Table Manners Three Let Me Count the Ways Devil in Disguise Such a Simple Thing Chills Snakegod For Love or Money The Farm The Last Ding Dong of Doom
Dystopia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The critically acclaimed collection of Richard Christian Matheson's stories of dread and the 'irreal'. Inescapably troubling and bizarre, these sixty stories are severe and immediate. These stories are a scape of ominous excess and psychological revelation. Matheson's heralded style is, as always, both distilled and hypnotic.
Books of Blood, Volume 3
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Never one to shy away from the unimaginable or the unspeakable, Clive Barker breathes life into our deepest, darkest nightmares, creating visions that are at once terrifying, tender, and witty. This third volume contains the short stories : "Son of Celluloid," "Rawhead Rex," "Confessions of a (Pornographer's) Shroud," "Scape-Goats," and "Human Remains."
The River of Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The River of Time brings together twelve of David Brin’s stories , including The Crystal Spheres, which won the Hugo Award for Best Science Fiction Short Story of the year. Here are powerful tales of heroism and humanity, playful excursions into realms of fancy, and profound meditations on time, memory, and our place in the universe.
Books of Blood, Volume 1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,180. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Books of Blood combine the ordinary with the extraordinary while radiating the eroticism that has become Barker's signature. Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, where reason no longer exists and logic ceases to explain the workings of the universe, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist.
From Adam to ∞
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,240. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These 20 stories are about everything under (and sometimes over) the sun, but they lean towards fantasy and science fiction, and towards telling each story in an unexpected way. They are arranged in order of length. So if you only have a minute to read, pick one near the beginning. With an hour, curl up with one towards the end. Well worth reading. I, the author thoroughly approve this message.
Wishing Season: Holiday Tales of Whimsy and Wonder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Journey to the North Pole and beyond in seven magical tales for the young at heart, including "The Gingerbread Reindeer," "The First Winter," and "Santa's Summer Vacation."
The Blood Kiss
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Following his first two acclaimed collections, The Dark Country and Red Dreams, Etchison's much-anticipated third volume of wildly original stories continues to redefine modern horror. From the freeway off-ramps of Los Angeles to the darkest passages of the human heart, these are the visions of a writer whose imagination knows no boundaries.
Of Dark and Yesterday
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,350. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
OF DARK AND YESTERDAY mines the dark fiction tropes, from personal ghosts and personal demons to variants of art. The thirteen stories weigh in at an average of 4900 words apiece and span fifteen years of publication, with this collection being the first publication of three stories. While all the stories rightfully belong to the weird fiction genre, each goes somewhere different.
Sharing Some Short Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,430. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Eight short science fictions stories including space ghosts, mutant beetles on a space station, gold stealing space pirates, and a conflict between a plant species and humans.
Chosen Mates (Beasts of the Bay Bundle)
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Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Selkie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
The San Francisco Bay Area has a long history of hosting a diverse paranormal population. Yet amidst power struggles and supernatural threats, love still finds a way. This collection brings together three intertwined stories of modern women and the powerful shifter men who love them.
The Memory of Stone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Novella of 21k words. Gilafas ADelios, the man who rules the Guild of Makers, is one of the most powerful men in the Empire. Cessaly is its newest apprentice, a wild, fey girl with a gift for creation. On the eve of the failure of the two great artifacts given the Kings centuries past, the fate of the Empire rests on the shoulders of Gilafas and a girl who can hear the voices of ancient stone.
Under the Full Moon and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: 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.
The Travelling Parsi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,400. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This anthology of short humorous stories about the Zoroastrian Parsi community is narrated through the satirical voice of a Parsi girl. 'The Travelling Parsi' talks of the commonalities, peculiarities and prejudices of this unique community that lives all across the world, but is bound by the inimitable Parsiness of things.
Thunderlands
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 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.
Where Worlds Collide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A thrilling, Sci-Fi anthology of Rob Shelsky's best stories, with a great novella, Bug-Eyed Monsters, included. Whether you love post-apocalyptic plagues, aliens, creatures, lost star ships in space, worm holes to worlds in the throes of nuclear war, horribly destroyed civilizations, gory murder in deep space, you can bet Where Worlds Collide, by renowned sci-fi author, Rob Shelsky, has it all!
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.
Vertigo (tales from the Vertigo labs)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,590. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The collected stories from the Vertigo Research Labs. How can stairs stop working, when up becomes down? Can something be bigger on the inside than it is on the outside? Jepherson Thomas, janitor at the Vertigo labs, tells all in eleven humorous stories from the world's most unlikely research establishment.