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Last Year, When We Were Young
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Last Year, When We Were Young brings together 16 tales that defy conventions of genre and style, every one with an edge sharper than a razor and darker than a night on Neptune. From the darkly hilarious "All the Clowns in Clowntown" to the heart-breaking and disturbing title story, this debut collection from multi-award nominated author and illustrator Andrew J McKiernan pulls no punches.
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 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 Encyclopedia for Boys & Other Mutated Memories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,290. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Encyclopedia for Boys & Other Mutated Memories is the second volume in the Complete Works of Jeffrey Osier. This book comprises some of the author's earliest and most memorable stories, including the title story, which is one of the reasons that the late, lamented Deathrealm Magazine came into being. Osier is often touted as a successor to Lovecraft, and compared to Thomas Ligotti.
The Color of Bone - A Collection of Horror Fiction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,190. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Listen carefully..to the sigh of the wind at your window, to the sound of an unexpected cry in the night, to the scratch of nails at your doorway. Under a rind of moon, see the shadowed face watching your window as both of your gazes meet. A darkly compelling collection.
Insomnia and Seven More Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,400. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Insomnia is a collection of eight exciting short stories (plus one bonus story) that tackle several different genres including action, science-fiction, horror, noir and thriller. Written by bestselling author, Jeremy Robinson, these stories include all of the action, imagination and twists that fans have come to expect, but they also contain experiments into subjects and voices not normally touche
Offspring
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It is a parent’s duty to protect their child and Vincent’s future depends on it. He will do whatever is necessary to keep Morgaine safe. Safe from her mother, safe from the TV news crews and safe from the police who are hunting her.
Musings - Thoughts & Reflections on Life, Love & Surviving Heartache (Chapbook of Poetry, Sonnets & Short Stories)
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: Australian English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The author shares a personal collection of poetry, sonnets & short stories with themes of love, life, heartache and survival together with images of the author’s original artwork selected to match the text. Angst mixed with uplifting & hopeful. 25% of each sale of this chapbook will be donated to assist AnimalsAsia continue their work in eradicating the hideous practice of Bear Bile Farming
Mambo Panties & Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A cycle of short stories about rural Texas spanning 75 years. Some of the stories are funny, some poignant, and some… just strange.
Liebe unterm Tannenbaum
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,260. Language: German. Published: December 6, 2013 by Ylva Publishing. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Drei Kurzgeschichten rund um Weihnachtsmuffel Rachel Lewis, die endlich wieder an die Liebe und den Zauber von Weihnachten zu glauben beginnt, als sie die alleinerziehende Mutter Lillian Coleman kennenlernt. - Der Weihnachtsmuffel - Weihnachtsfrauen küssen besser - Die Weihnachtselfe
Dear Husband...
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From one woman’s descent into an alcohol fueled depression after her husband deploys to Afghanistan, to a letter filled with the seething venom another woman feels for her husband. Murder, suicide, depression, alcoholism, betrayal, and reconciliation coexist in this collection of short stories.
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.
On the Run
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A moment of unthinkable rage sends Byrd Campbell "On the Run". A life of crime lures him further from his home. It is only then he realizes what he must do. The book's second story, "Habitat for Inhumanity", is a snapshot of one man's life. Within 24 minutes, he encounters hunger, depravity, filth, and even a victim of human trafficking.
Search for a Woman: An Anthology of Stories and Poems Looking at Women from All Walks of Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An anthology of short stories and poems looking at women from all walks of life. This book does contain some adult themes and occasional language.
Wrong Turn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This is a short story-- Nancy Emerson is back in Craggs Station. She's not a prodigal daughter after being responsible for the death of the town's favorite son, but she needs closure and Craggs Station is the only place she'll find it. When she discovers a plate of oatmeal-raisin cookies on her doorstep, her life changes as she finally finds someone who believes her story.
Stones of Significance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Singularity -- when our skill & knowledge & immense computing power transform us into... well... godlike beings. From a writer's perspective, it presents a problem. One can write stories leading up to the Singularity, about problems like rebellious AI. But how do you write a tale set after the singularity has happened? That's the topic of Stones of Significance.
Pieces: A Collection of Short Fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From an inept witch with a vendetta to a banshee with a drinking problem, this collection of short stories has the right mix of normal and paranormal. "PIECES" features stories previously published in anthologies, as well as some never-before-seen work from this author. Sometimes funny, sometimes eerie, and always with that touch of voice singular to Heather, PIECES will stay with you.
The Unmentionables
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Karen Ranney LLC. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The Unmentionables is a collection of short stories told by Victorian undergarments, from the under appreciated pair of drawers belonging to a countess, to the corset owned by a young miss, to a pair of enthusiastic stockings, and finally to a maid's shift.
Wyrd Hunt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,080. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
a collection of pagan/paranormal stories and tales. some funny, some not so.
Crash and Burn: A Men of Crash, Fire and Rescue Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Crash, Fire and Rescue marine Dane Roberts loves his job—but he never expected his latest rescue to be a blast from his own past. Military pilot Laura Jo Dawson hasn’t stopped running since high school and her one night with the sexy quarterback. But when her jet crashes and Dane rescues her, spending time in the arms of her sexy rescuer looks better and better...