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Íslendzk Æventýri (Hugo Gering's Icelandic Legends, Novellas and Tales)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 57,950. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Scandinavian, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An English translation of Hugo Gering's 1882 publication, "Íslendzk Æventýri", with stories he found in old Icelandic Arnamagnaean manuscripts. These stories, both ecclesiastic and secular, tell both Icelandic and European tales going as far back as the 9th century. With grateful thanks to those who serve, this book is available free through "Operation Ebook Drop".
Visions Through a Shattered Lens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,740. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What visions may come, when peering into the darkness through the shattered lens of a broken world: —the sins of the father being vested on the son in "The Chain-Lynched Man." —the nature of angels, the price of their existence in “The Unborn.” —the horrors of drug addiction, in "Bone House." —Lovecratian cosmic dread, with a distinctly un-Lovecraftian heroine, in “Out of the Shadows.”
I Love You and There Is Nothing You Can Do About It
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,300. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Twelve tales of the human condition as seen from the dark side, through the lens of myth, nightmare, romance, the weird and the surreal. The collection’s title story sets the table, turning over love’s joy to explore where such an emotion might come from, and what it might cost.
Let No One Weep for Me: Stories of Love and Loss
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,740. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This collection of 15 poignant stories explores the tenuous hold we have on those we love, the heartache of loss, and the peace of self-discovery. The characters make their way through an often confusing world. They grapple with the complex nature of relationships and struggle to understand their place in such roles as wife, husband, lover, mother, daughter.
The Early Works, an Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A collection of short fiction. Ten stories ranging from the fast paced action of Spell Wars, to the satirical comedy of The Inn of Adventurers, and into the complex character entanglements of Welcome to Tulsa. This anthology contains the early publications of Joshua Cox-Steib, and shows firsthand the evolution of his writing as he crafts and creates fantastical worlds of the bizarre.
Ganja Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ganja Tales comprises nine short stories, each one looking at a different aspect of the marijuana culture from growing it, to smoking it, to nearly getting busted with it. These literary short stories feature protagonists in situations that everyone can relate to.
The Weapon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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A novella of 13k words. Emily Dontal is the godborn daughter of The Mother—one of the only godborn children allowed to survive in the Barony of Breton. She prays to the goddess for a child. But the child she is given in answer to her prayers is not godborn; she comes not from the goddess but from the barony's brutal rules.
Sage: Tales from a Magical Kingdom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Sword and Sorcery meets Agatha Christie: Three novellas introduce the Kingdom of Sage and those who protect its boundaries. Toil, Trouble and Rot: Sage is under attack from a deadly and mysterious enemy. Dungeons and Decay: Find out how far a mother will go when her child is in danger. Call to Arms: Every hand is needed when a ghost invades the kingdom demanding old wrongs be righted.
Sorcery & Spaceships: A Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,630. Language: American English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From pirates to dragons, these stories include spaceships and magic, covering a range of genres from fantasy to science fiction to romance. Containing debts and duels, family and friendships, loss and love, this collection is ideal for the reader that is interested in a little bit of everything.
The Young Mike Adams
Series: Mike Adams, 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,250. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Coming of age
Karaoke. Brightly colored shirts. "I Voted" stickers. Prank wars and scavenger hunts. These defined the young lives of Mike and David. They were students like any others: they rushed a fraternity, went to parties, and sometimes even went to class. But after making a difficult choice, only one could go on to become a U.S. Senator. Find out how in this collection of short stories.
Stories From The Corner Of The Room
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 90,470. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Astronauts, ghosts, slackers, superheroes and transvestites. All these and more appear in this collection from Ellen Mellor, author of The Long Sleep and Down Among The Yla. These stories collect the best of Mellor's short fiction, showing the full range and diversity of her work. Also included are extracts from her two published novels and an exclusive extract of her forthcoming novel Ghostkin
The Ephemera
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,480. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Eighteen stories of impermanence, change, ephemera... from the ends of love affairs and the brief sanity of wartime convalescence, to the fading away of old languages and the dying of humanity itself. This edition includes four bonus stories, including one written specially for this collection, and each story has a newly-written afterword.
Snapdragon: And Six More Short Stories with Bite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Written for fans of Alfred Hitchcock, Richard Matheson and The Twilight Zone, Snapdragon brings you 7 original stories ranging from creepy creatures to unlikely assassins and a few sudden surprises. These are stories to sink your teeth into. But let the reader beware: some of these tales just might bite back…
Tales of Sorrow and Wonder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,050. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
This collection of seventeen tales - moving, funny and wide-ranging - explores the boundary where the everyday meets the mysterious. These stories give readers the chance to encounter the lusty inhabitants of an English fishing town or the Tribe of Eternal Laughter deep in the Amazon rainforest. You will emerge from these tales shaken, seduced and wide-eyed with fascination.
The Genie's Wish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Lizzie Mason just wanted to buy a birthday present for her older brother who loves antiques. What she doesn't expect is to end up in a world far from her own with a mission to save a man's life before it's too late.
Breathing Ghosts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Breathing Ghosts" is a collection of unique and different ghost stories from writer Costa Koutsoutis. Ghosts and the unknown play a part in all of these stories, from comforting spirits to horrific forms that we cannot name.
Fresh Cut Tales: A Collection of Dark Fiction (An anthology of psychological macabre short stories)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
***Visit kennethwcain.com to see upcoming projects and links to free stories*** A critically acclaimed short story collection of horror. Fans of classic TV series like The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, One Step Beyond, or any similar dark fiction or paranormal series will enjoy this collection of short horror fiction where not everything is always what it seems.
When The World Goes Crazy (Life's Outtakes Year 1) 52 Humorous and Inspirational Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
52 humorous and inspirational short stories, one for each week of the year, from the popular column "Life's Outtakes". From the inspiration of a father's love for his daughter in "Tinkertoys In The Cupboard", to the humor of a want-to-be athlete in "The Nose Warmer", these stories will keep you laughing and make you think about what is really important in life.
Anthology of Evil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,930. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The tales in this anthology examine the many forms of Evil. Evil is in our relationships, on the streets we travel, in the news, and in our entertainment. At times it's right in front of us and we don't even recognize it. No matter what the circumstances, Evil surrounds us in our daily lives. Evil. It is all around us. It takes many forms. It patiently waits. Choose your next step well...
Speculations of a Dark Nature - Shorts Volume 1 – Near Death Experiences
Series: Speculations of a Dark Nature, Shorts, Vol I: NDE. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: Australian English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
NDE is something that creates strong feelings, strong impulses. You believe or you don’t. If you don’t believe, we know you haven’t been there. If you believe, you know. And I know what you know. Listen to the music, follow the path to your heart, to home. Rejoice in the feeling of indescribable. Share the joy.

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