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De leukste columns
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Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: Dutch. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In de leukste columns steekt auteur Stefan Bongaerts de draak met alledaagse dingen op een badinerende manier die hem eigen is.
Flash Fiction 40 Anthology - July 2009
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Price: Free! Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2009 by Mark Coker. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In May 2009, Editor Unleashed and Smashwords co-sponsored The Flash Fiction 40 Contest. Writers submitted stories of 1,000 words or fewer on the Editor Unleashed forum. Maria Schneider, with the community's input, selected the winners. More than 280 writers took up the challenge and posted a story. Here, for your reading pleasure, are the top 40 stories.
NightDrake
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Price: Free! Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
In this FREE post-apocalyptic romantic short story, a female mercenary known as Nisha the Heartless is hired to transport mysterious cargo to a well-paying client. But things are never what they seem in a dark world populated by humans and the Strange: shapeshifters and telepaths, nymphs and hobgoblins. It's a lesson Nisha soon learns, when duty pits her against a dangerously sexy, enigmatic man.
In my dream
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
In my dream is a collection of five very short but also very different short stories which I have written over the last couple of years.
Desafinado
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Price: Free! Words: 13,570. Language: Dutch. Published: November 15, 2011 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
De Mensheid weet het nu zeker, we zijn niet alleen. Maar of de Anderlingen blij zijn met de mensheid valt nog te bezien...
Ensemble
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Price: Free! Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thirteen short stories, comprising Mummified Couple Found in Peatbog, Wordblind,Mona and the Witchdoctor, After Ovid,Frog Baby,The Last Day of June (The Old Ones,Quintana Roo,from Impossible Musics I: The Omniphonium, Kisses, A Fever of Unknown Origin, Lazarus Risen, Game Over,and The Flight.
24:01 One Minute After
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Price: Free! Words: 62,260. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
An anthology of horror, science fiction and fantasy short stories, some dark and some light but all challenging the bounds of your imagination. You will begin with an experiment in nano-biotechnology gone very wrong, end with an alternate reality on Olde Aearth, and in between experience everything from dragons and wizards to a hurricane and misadventures in space!
Arrival
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story set in the remote town of Brooke's Vale and its small airstrip. When Jim heads home after losing the plane he'd set his heart on, he's expecting to spend the remains of his leave getting drunk. The flying club, and his brother, have other ideas. Arrival is about the arrival of one of Brooke's Vale's more unusual residents, and set several years before Fire Season.
Savage Glen and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 102,890. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A soul’s trove of stories. Twenty-nine of ’em, running the gamut from sci-fi to human interest. Horror, humor, philosophy, madness. And a special treat for all you cat lovers.
"Pine" and 7 Other Short Romances
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Price: Free! Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Enjoy this free sampler of 8 short-short romance stories by J. Timothy King.
My Half of The Story
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Grace knows more about calming me than I’ll ever learn, even when she’s brusque or bluntly demands order I still can find it weirdly comforting, though I take it from no other. She knows what I need and now it seems she knows a lot more.
All Night Long, I Remember You
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Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.25 from 4 reviews)
They fell in love when their past wouldn't have allowed them to. Two friends crossed the boundaries of a horizon where only a few had gone. Those who survived vowed never to return again. Will the future be kinder?
September
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Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens when you draw a word every day in September and let it inspire you to write a story with exactly 100 words? You will find out when you read this book.
Headshots
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Price: Free! Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This short story collection is loaded with shotgun blasts that deliver the goods on life in all its pain and glory. Inside, a boy learns how hard it is to be good in post war Mississippi, a father teaches his beloved daughter her place in the world, and an elderly doctor makes the ultimate sacrifice on a dying planet. All this, plus plenty more to keep an avid reader’s head engaged.
Santa's Ninja Elves
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Price: Free! Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Santa’s Ninja Elves: two short stories depicting elite elves whose missions are to protect Santa against all enemies using an assortment of cinna-bombs, candy cane bullets, tinsel traps and throwing bells and intelligence from the fortune-telling Mrs. Clause. After years of dedicated service, Santa decides to reward them by helping them find love on Christmas.
Sui Generis
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Price: Free! Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Author Sharon E. Cathcart ("In The Eye of The Beholder," "Les Pensees Dangereuses") presents a sampler of essays and short fiction. The collection features "Heart of Stone," a short story never previously published.
Off The Edge
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Price: Free! Words: 53,780. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of assorted Short Stories by an Indian Teenager
A Darker Shade of Bright
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Price: Free! Words: 121,850. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Stories within a story of one man's immortality, glory, fall, and return to grace: and finally, to Joy everlasting. A middle-aged cop on enforced leave kidnaps his analyst and compels him to listen to his stories of former lives. The cop is convinced that his memories are real and not mere dreams or imagination. "PTSD", is the analyst's diagnosis. The outcome is undiscovered country...
A Life For Nicholas (The Nicholas Chronicles #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Porterlance Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(5.00 from 1 review)
"A Life for Nicholas" details the life of a thirteen year old boy who is an orphan and living in the foster care system. He has to deal with adolescence, his sexuality, the loss of friends and abuse as he figures out his place in the world. This book is a novella of about 13,000 words and the prequel to "A Home For Christmas" by Matt Zachary.
WATER and other stories
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Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.06 from 18 reviews)
PETITIONS: A short story about a homeless man (contemporary fiction). ANGEL’S SONG: A companion short story to the novel “The Thorn”, book one of “The Chronicles of Gan” (speculative fiction). WATER: Based on the account found in the Gospel of John, chapter 5, verses 1-16, and the painting by Carl Bloch, “Healing at the Pool of Bethesda” (historical fiction).