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Stories from Lone Moon Creek
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Lone Moon Creek brings stories of hearth and home, filled with characters from all cultures and races. Some lead tragic, yet beautiful lives; some lead others astray. Some fight internal battles, only to be saved by unusual circumstances and beliefs. The literary, conversational tales provide profound messages to the open-hearted. But overall, the hand of is God working, in His mysterious ways.
The River of Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: 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.
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 » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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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.
Just for Fun
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,210. Language: British English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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'Just for Fun' is an anthology of short stories, some fiction, some faction, some autobiographical, but always interesting. The book is a mix of humour, pathos and a little bathos. The author called the book “Just for Fun’ for two reasons. Firstly because that is the lead story and secondly because writing is fun—lots of fun and hopes that the reader has fun reading the book.
Epiphany – Stories, Essays, and Meditations on Animals
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,610. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Animals, wild and domestic, and the people who love them enliven Callen’s writings. Ranging in style and tone from mystical to personal, from funny vignettes to unsentimental explorations of why we together form the fabric of life, each selection provides a deeper sense of our interconnectedness in this fragile Earth tapestry. We needn’t look to the stars to know we are not alone in the cosmos.
Chosen Mates (Beasts of the Bay Bundle)
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Selkie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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.
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 » Fantasy » Short stories
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.
The Nature of Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Nature of Love is a collection of short stories about real people. Their lives and experiences reflect the many paths we have all walked. By journeying down these roads once more, many of our memories will be re-experienced. The Nature of Love reinforces the importance of what the author has always believed—giving love to someone is special, sharing love with someone is pure magic.
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.
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 » Horror » Weird fiction
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.
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.
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 » Fantasy » Contemporary
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...
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 .
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 » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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
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 » Fantasy » Contemporary
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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?
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 » Fantasy » Contemporary
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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...
Psychic Skin Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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.
Bumper Crop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,780. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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'.
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 » Fantasy » Historical
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?
Saving Grace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The second story in the Ten Random Sentences Series. In this story, three pals save a girl from a horrible life of cruelty.