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Kismet, Karma and Cake
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,330. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ten tantalising tales in which you will meet an array of memorable characters, all in some way confronting the fact that ‘there is a destiny that shapes our ends...’ Whether witnessing the comical come-uppance of a bigoted Englishman in 1950s Iraq, or the sinister lure of an Australian fisherman, or a mystical fable about world peace, you will be entertained, touched and intrigued.
The Jewel and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2010 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
All stories—be they strange, visionary, comforting or enigmatic—are about love. Love of our home, our friends, the Universe, or even of a tropical plant; love of your daughter, or just each other… Of love before we were born, and lonesome love of that which is gone forever. Love of an idea. Or even just love of writing. If you love Love, you’ll love these stories. Love makes us all one.
Moondog Over the Mekong
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
MOONDOVER OVER THE MEKONG: stories of guns, gambling, girls and general mayhem that redraw the borders of crime. This globe-spanning collection rockets you from dirt-road trailer parks to the slums of Bangkok, the gangster underbelly of Tokyo to a postapocalyptic Old West.
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 .
Moruga Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The 1930s has just turned the corner into the 1940s. The place is the village of Grand Chemin in the district of Moruga, a seaside village on the south coast of Trinidad. The place is at the back doorsteps of the Author's childhood home. She grew up hearing the stories of the strange and supernatural creatures that haunted the area. Moruga Tales re-captures the oral tradition of story-telling.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Nine)
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Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten tales which are just the right length to read in your coffee break, in the bath, or in bed. Emily finally finds a real man in 'The Problem with Beans', The Poacher's Inn quiz team discuss the finer points of cycling in 'The Dandy Horse' and there is another tale from the Vertigo labs in 'Whichcraft'. Humour, mystery, sci fi, romance and more in this new collection.
Bizarre Lifestyle of the Future
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's 5091 AD, and the earth is overrun by zombies, clairvoyants and weird aliens. Body-swapping, teleporting and using invisible cloaks are very common. Inter-galactic travel has become easy while time travel has become easier. Each chapter of the book depicts an innovative device, invention or concept.
Weird tales (Lettere dal buio)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: Italian. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Questo ebook contiene 5 racconti di Germano Dalcielo contenuti nel volume "Lettere dal buio", in pieno stile weird tale americano. - Mors tua vita mea - Il rasoio di Occam - Pianerottolo dantesco - Non aprite quella porta - Aguscello Altri 11 racconti vi aspettano in "Lettere dal buio", disponibile su tutti i maggiori store online.
Gorilla, My Dreams
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A comedy set in David Brin’s Uplift Universe. In the distant future, chimpanzees and dolphins have been uplifted to starfaring status -- and are helping humans choose the next species for uplift, when powerful alien starships arrive to wipe out all life on Earth.
Lost Town: A Fantasy Novella (The Wyldemere Chronicles) Book 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,130. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lost Town is the first novella in The Wyldemere Chronicles, its pages following the subterranean adventures of Devon, Sara, and Fang. Once a thriving seaport, Wyldemere is now a dingy, fading shadow of its former self, a disorganized confusion of twisting streets, a place for cutthroats and card sharks, where one is either very rich or gutter poor, very lucky, very ruthless, or very dead.
Brain Candy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,720. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
From evil nine-year-old Shirley Temple look-a-likes with possessed collectibles to green gelatin salad blob monsters to incompetent vampires to dyslexic witches, these stories feature silly and not-so-silly horror. Nineteen tales to send chills up your funny bone and tickle your spine. Or is the other way around? Come explore the strange imaginings of Jaleta Clegg with these short stories.
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.
Collection of Fear - A horrific short story collection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,450. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
This halloween why not sit back with Collection of Fear - A horrific short story collection. From ghosts, to time travel, an intergallactic battle for life and death, to a killer finding his groove again this book is sure to make the hairs on your neck stand up and pay attention. Ten stories have been written from scratch to keep you on the edge of your seat this Halloween.
State of the Heart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,940. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
#1 Best Seller in Short Stories on Amazon (February 2014). Some of the stories will drive you to tears! The writing does justice to the little things in life that add to its beauty and mystery – Goodreads, Average Rating: 4. Many of the stories are heart touching which the state of every heart can relate to. An enjoyable read – Flipkart, Average Rating: 5.
Four Horrible Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
These short stories are born of the frustration of living in world saturated with unwarranted cruelty and people who refuse to acknowledge it. Dinner on a space station, a father-son hunting trip, traditional festivities, and a view of a utopian future all await those who dare to read on. But be warned: in this world of ours, horrible things can happen.
Ghosts and Legends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of fantasy stories by Debra Doyle and James D. Macdonald. From King Arthur's court to modern New Hampshire, from the high seas to high society, join us as we speak Ghosts and Legends.
Sing We Now of Christmas
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Series: Holidays with Anne, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Celebrate the holiday spirit with three very different, but very musical, short stories from author Anne B. Walsh: historical fantasy "Laeti Triumphantes", from her Chronicles of Glenscar series; science fiction "Glorious Song of Old"; and traditional fantasy "The Angel and the Rose".
Pregnant with Ideas
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
These tales by Eric Stringer range from the merely odd to the fantastic, from the tragic to the magical. This collection provides a very satisfying, if extremely unusual, reading experience. The reader will remember these stories.
A Very Mystic Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Join the holiday festivities by taking a magical trip down memory lane with author Belinda Boring's bestselling Mystic Wolves.
Stories from the Heartland
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
16 unforgettable, complete stories that will intrigue, delight and move you! By an award-winning journalist and author.