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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.
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.
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.
Carried Away a series of short stories Volume I
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Come ride the rails with me as we get to learn a little about the lives of our fellow train passengers. You may notice a few things about this train. It’s bigger and comprised of private compartments of various sizes, most which come with their own bathrooms. Consider this twist literary license. Some of my characters are quite insistent upon their right to privacy.
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 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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Double Dog Dare
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
What do you do when your best friends dare you to kiss the prettiest girl in school?
Edible Art and Other Flash Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 12 reviews)
Steve laughed at his obituary in the Chicago newspaper. 'Famed artist, fifty, perishes in airplane crash.' He cut it out and taped it to the fridge. Steve hardly felt dead. In fact, since he'd relocated to the remote Greek island not found on most maps, he'd put on a few pounds. Islanders knew him as Fat Jack. Day and night he painted food.
Feeding the Father (free short story)
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Inspired by true events, this short first-person fictional monologue follows a poignant turning point in a man's life.
A Shade Too Young
Price: Free! Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of short stories for the ghost crowd. It doesn't matter how old you are, who you are, whether you're ready or not. Life, death, regret, love - they all hurt and they just come as fast and terrifying as a spider. These youngsters are finding ways to deal with their lots. Because there's no other option.
ShapeShifter: The Demo Tapes: Year 1
Series: The Trevolution, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,550. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A band's demo tape is intended to introduce listeners to their music. Likewise, this collection of short pieces allows readers into the fictional world of Trevor Wolff and his band, ShapeShifter. From the day Trevor and Mitchell meet to the pinnacle of success, these loosely linked stories will let you hang with a rock band. Vive la Trevolution!
Start Small: A Small Collection
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Three works, each as different in tone as it is in style. A work of flash fiction taking place at a wedding, a free-verse poem dedicated to someone special and a short story about couple's therapy. Love, humor and a bit of drama can all be found in this debut collection.
Eddie's Shorts - Volume 2
Series: Eddie's Shorts, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
A second pair of my old shorts. By which I mean they were written back in the halcyon days of grunge and flannel. Way too much flannel.
Take a Break & Have a Laugh Series. Sexy Security Guard, Invisible Bricks for Russian Mafia, Space Rabbit vs. Captain Doomsday and more!
Price: Free! Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Laughter is the best tool to deal with stress and boredom. Made-up scientific studies show that hamsters who read books from 'Take a Break Have a Laugh" series live 10 times longer than humorless hamsters that are into Goth novels and French documentaries. In all seriousness though, after you read short stories from this book you will feel great! Enjoy!
Skins (flash fiction mini collection)
Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Summary: A 5000-word mini collection for animal lovers by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. She will work at developing more stories with the subject of "animal rights" in mind. * * * Genre: Flash Fiction | 5,000 words * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.