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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.
Pregnant with Ideas
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Price: $9.99 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.
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.
9 Tales O' Cats
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
9 short stories of 9 (and sometimes more) cats, often about their 9 lives—or 81 lives altogether, collected in one volume.
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.
Quintessential Tales
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Series: Magic of Solendrea. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Quintessential Tales, a Magic of Solendrea Anthology, brings together four new novelettes featuring the heroes and villains of Solendrea. Also included is the Adventurer's Guide to Solendrea, which includes background information on famous faces and places, as well as some mythology and folklore.
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.
Shifty
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,960. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In these nine shifty short stories, you'll be wondering who happens next!
Six Years in May: Thirteen Stories from a Very Odd Mind
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
These tales range from the almost normal to the fantastic, from the tragic to the comedic, from dark to light and from dark tale to fairytale. Interspersed among these tales is an extra story marked in chapters and not indicated in the table of contents. It is at once a story, a recollection, a history and a confession. It is truth and fiction, reality and fantasy. You decided which is which.
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
Threads Through the Universe
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 73,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of nine all new short stories. Stop Sign The Relative Color of Grass Redneck Christmas Unexpected Hero The Formula for Happy Days Planned Futures Never Come The Dance Lottery Road to Riches
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.
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.
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.
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.