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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."
Books of Blood, Volume 2
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,220. 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 second volume contains the short stories : "Dread," "Hell's Event," "Jacqueline Ess: Her Will and Testament," "The Skins of the Fathers," and "New Murders in the Rue Morgue."
Books of Blood, Volume 1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,180. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Books of Blood combine the ordinary with the extraordinary while radiating the eroticism that has become Barker's signature. Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, where reason no longer exists and logic ceases to explain the workings of the universe, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist.
Books of Blood, Volume 5
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,630. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, where reason no longer exists and logic ceases to explain the workings of the universe, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist. This fifth volume contains the short stories : "In the Flesh," "The Forbidden," "The Madonna," and "Babel's Children."
Books of Blood, Volume 4
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,270. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Books of Blood combine the ordinary with the extraordinary while radiating the eroticism that has become Barker's signature. This fourth volume contains the short stories : "The Inhuman Condition," "The Body Politic," "Revelations," "Down, Satan," and "The Age of Desire," as well as a new introduction by author Al Sarrantonio.
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.
Lost Town: A Fantasy Novella (The Wyldemere Chronicles) Book 1
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Price: $1.99 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.
Nocturnal Bites
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,060. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This anthology contains the first three novelettes/novellas of the series. Each of these books focuses on vampire Bastian Evanko, starting over two hundred years ago in England with Nothing Lasts Forever and the tragic series of events that triggers his desire for retribution and earns him the punishment of two hundred years in exile...
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.
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.
TDMS Collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,040. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains all 3 TDMS books. Under Ground, The Core, and Ransom. Follow Diamond and Obsidian on their journey of survival.
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.
Gathering Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Author Chris Allinotte brings you twenty-eight chilling short stories in this new collection. Inside, you'll find tales of love gone horribly awry in "Sex and Beer", and "Pick Your Own Pumpkins." Ghosts and weirdness abound in "The Cabin Sleeps" and "Kittens for Sale." Did we mention the zombie mice? All this, plus three brand new stories await you in the Gathering Darkness.
An Aspie Tells Tales Sci-Fi Edition
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Series: Aspie Tales, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 156,640. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Do you find magic, evil Queens, wizards and fairies simply illogical, if not down right silly? I’ve put all such tales on a slow light-sail to Sirius , and gathered the best of Science Fiction from “An Aspie Tells Tales” and “An Aspie Tells Tales Again” into this special edition. We have aliens, artificial intelligence, interstellar ships, virtual reality, and time conundrums...time conundrums...
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.
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.
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".