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Ken's Tale & the Peterson Dilemma - Desperate Prequels
Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Ken Dahlgren watched the economy tumble. He knows the end is near. He and his wife plan for an economic cataclysm and stock their lake home with necessities. What Ken lacks are the guns to protect himself and Patty from the unknown. The search costs him dearly. The second story is about the rich Peterson clan, the moment after they realize they stayed in the city too long. Death is at their door.
PsychoHead Fiction Book One
Price: Free! Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of short fiction; psycho-horror, supernatural, fantasy and psychotic behaviour.
The Boy Who Drew In The Mud and other parables
Price: Free! Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of short parables and poems, each with a purpose to purvey an overarching moral. For those who love Aesop's Fables and Grimm's Fairy Tales, these original stories continue the aged tradition of meaningful stories for both the young and old.
Suitcase Tales
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A blend of quirky poetic tales containing real life issues that poke well beneath the surface of humanity. Dark humour. Poetic. Bordering on the absurd. Themes of control, paranoia, death, spiritualism, power, ignorance, poverty are portrayed through rich characterisation and strong imagery. A disturbing but sensuous read inspired by people watching at an airport.
Around the World in 80 Pages
Price: Free! Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Author Sharon E. Cathcart presents ten short stories of various genres, each taking place in a different location. With subject matter ranging from paranormal to historical fiction, urban fantasy to literary fiction, there is something in this sampler for everyone.
Making Gods
Price: Free! Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
'Powerless' Chapters 1-3: a retired hero is dragged from his self-imposed isolation when an old teammate is murdered by another power and he is tasked to find his killer. 'Lord of Shadow': a small boy finds solace in the darkness. 'Making Gods': two linguistics experts find an awkward romance over ancient carvings. 'The Colours of Jupiter': a group of scientists investigate the nature of time.
9 Lives: Stories for Cat Lovers
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Let Dr. Rex Chartreaux, a mysterious professor and raconteur, take you on a journey through 9 stories of wonder, adventure, mystery, and terror, with cats playing a major role in each story. A must for fans of Lillian Jackson Braun, Rita Mae Brown, Agatha Christie and Frances Hodgson Burnett.
April's Fool
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
April’s Fool covers a few hours in the life of an unappreciative farmer and his downtrodden wife. After a stomach-churning dinner scene she decides upon an action that will change both their lives.
Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A compact compilation of stories by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. Evolution showcases Jess’s penchant for working in various genres and formats--read with caution.
Maharashtratil Saint
Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: Marathi. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Maharashtratil Sant is a book by Abhishek Thamake. Abhishek has painstakinglu compiled an extensive list of various saints born in Maharashtra. In this app you will find a brief biography of 11 different saints from Maharahstra.
Cooter (The Extraterrestrial Anthology, Volume III: Reír)
Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Dangereye Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Bedford Crane saw something strange in the woods when he was thirteen, and it ruined his life. Or was it his brother that did that? Years later, the two of them camp out together for a night of beer, aliens and redemption. What they both see and do is going to require a lot of explaining... and a couple of extraterrestrial tourists will be turning in their galactic passports.
The Dark Side
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A second-person short story, The Dark Side follows a few minutes of a couple’s life which we soon learn has not been a happy one.
To Read or Not to Read
Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Hobbes End Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.00 from 1 review)
'The Hour of the Time' is a short story by Vincent Hobbes. It was first published in 'The Endlands' (Jan. 2011) Gunter von Strauss owns a small bookstore. He carries something for everyone’s taste. He also carefully inspects each book, making sure they are safe to read. Who knew that choosing the wrong book could carry such a consequence.
Christmas Awakenings
Price: Free! Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A compilation of four uplifting, inspirational short stories about a widower and younger woman, and young families finding the true meaning of Christmas through bad luck and raw personal experiences.
The Dark, Dark House
Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Popular and Best Selling Flash Fiction in One Collection. Includes: The Dark, Dark House; Fifteen Seconds Ago; My Child, My Life; My Entry into the Abyss; The Beginning of a Life Misunderstood; The Tokolosh; GASP!; She Loves Me ... Not; and Remember When.
OCR is Not the Only Font
Series: Flash Fiction Month. Price: Free! Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Silly, surreal and sometimes serious, these thirty-one very short stories cover a vast range of subjects and themes. Written entirely during July 2012, these flash fiction pieces are accompanied by a deeply unscientific analysis of the challenge that spawned them: to write thirty-one stories in thirty-one days.
The Hour of the Time
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011 by Hobbes End Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is the most important day of Charlie's life...and he's running late!
My Own Prison
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Taunted by his dead wife, Robert lives alone with the whispers of her cold voice. She tries to convince him to confess a murder he had commited. A murder that caused his wife's death.
The Threadbare Girl
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Hidden from sight, the threadbare girl takes in her surroundings. She remembers everything but the man supposed to be looking after her forgets. 1,493-word story taken from 'Story A Day May' anthology (where it appears in two parts; part one originally released as a free eBook). This is the complete two-part version.
Not Quite Normal - Free Edition
Price: Free! Words: 16,800. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(3.00 from 1 review)
The free edition of Shane Rynhart's debut short story anthology. This edition contains nine short fantasy, horror and science fiction tales. There is also an extended, paid, edition with nineteen stories plus bonus content, available separately.