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In the Valley stories
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You set the price! Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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These short stories will take you away, down into the valley and up again to soar over the mountains. Most are set in Africa, in the ancient bush, with people interacting with the animals, the birds and the spirits.
Story A Day May 2011 (stories)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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‘Story A Day May (stories)’ comprises the 31 short stories and flash fiction written from daily prompts given during May 2011. No prompt information, no author comments, just the stories themselves. From Chelsea buns to casseroles we share highs and lows but they all go to show what can be done with a prompt, a few hours and a colourful imagination.
A Baker's Dozen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,250. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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these short stories cover all what life can throw at you. stories of families broken by addictions, debt and grief. yet others are full of hope, love and good deeds. a mixed bag to explore.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume 7)
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Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,520. Language: British English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Ten short stories in a variety of genres, including another tale from the Vertigo labs in 'The Invisibility Cloak'; Emily plants her last two 'grow your own man' beans in 'When Danger of Frost is Past', and a tale of stalemate in a country lane in 'Impasse'. Is levitation really possible? Why do Tom's new curtains keep him awake at night? Answers to these questions and more in this new collection.
Headshots
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Price: Free! Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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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.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Three)
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Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Ten more coffee break sized stories. A miscellany ideal for reading in the bath, on the train, in bed or on the beach. A hint of sci fi in Cube Roots; gentle humour from the world of the Vertigo Research Labs in Jocelyn and an old man's search for his roots in Visiting Worseley. What if dragons were very small? Why is Jack running, jumping, never standing still? Answers to this and more inside.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Six)
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Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,470. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Ten more coffee break sized stories in all genres, including another tale from the Vertigo labs, a mystery coach tour in the West of England, a message from beyond the stars and a spat between the quiz and darts teams at the Poacher's Inn. Stories that are the right length to read in the bath, on the train or during your break. What if you woke up inside a maze, or your best friend went missing?
Ensemble
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Price: Free! Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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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.
For The Love Of God
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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For intelligent, literate Christians who dislike the bombast and apocalypticism of most religious fiction, and for Amiable Agnostics who occasionally feel the urge: Ten journeys in faith, replete with miracles, mysteries, gentle preachments, and the occasional what-if. Unlike other establishments, the doors of the church are never locked. All are welcome. All ye that labor, come unto Him!
The King of Cherokee Creek
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Bud Blossom, Chinese-American owner of floating dockside restaurant The Golden Lotus, is a hard man to work for, a bad man to cross, and a difficult man to befriend. This is a collection of stories--some previously published, some new--about Bud and the people into whose lives he digs his claws. Also includes "The Dragon of North 24th Street", published in Marion Zimmer Bradley's FANTASY Magazine.
Tales of Ancient Rome Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of bite-size stories of varying styles all based in the world of ancient Rome. 12 tales of the ancient world, plus a bonus tale to finish. The second edition contains two new tales not told in the 1st.
A Haunting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,960. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Third book in The Anointed series. Henry and Jake go after a vengeful spirit of a serial child killer. They've left Cael behind because they don't want him anywhere near a spirit that goes after children, but apparently nineteen is young enough and the spirit takes Jake. Cael's gut instincts tell him something is off about this hunt that their research hasn't uncovered.
Where the Cloud Meets the Mountain and the Mountain Disappears
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Price: Free! Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A free collection of contemporary and sf/fantasy short stories from author James Comins. In "The Soft Operative," a corporate saboteur kidnaps a genetically modified employee. In "Four Seasons of a Man," a Vietnam war vet's life is seen in four vignettes. In "Matt and Maggie," a punk couple live through a suicide attempt. Twenty stories and poems and poem-story-things.
Genuine Aboriginal Democracy
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Price: Free! Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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An anthology of wonderfully quirky short stories including: Uncertain Trysts, His Faithful Companion, Big Paper Skeleton, Fantasy Artifact, Genuine Aboriginal Democracy, Mother's Woman-Marine Bra, Work Out Your Own Salvation, Consciousness Raising, Metamorphosis of Me, Snake Dance Disaster, and On the Rio Mayo.
An Aspie Tells Tales Fantasy Edition
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Series: Aspie Tales, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 168,080. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Do space ships, bug-eyed tentacular aliens, and confusing time loops just not interest you? Or as my mother-in-law says, “Aliens that eat humans; I just don’t get it.” I’ve waved my magic wand and banished such foul scribings to the netherworld, and gathered the best of fantasy just for you. We have wizards, good vs. evil, fairies, vampires, ghosts, not to mention the occasional happy ending
Bouffon Stories 2012
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Series: Bouffon Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,660. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Twenty-one delicious stories for your delectation. All based on writing prompts from various fans (and/or readers), these bizarre tales range from comedic to serious, from horror to noir, from back to front, and back again.
Selected Short Stories Featuring New Corpse Smell
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Price: Free! Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Fifteen short stories, featuring the titular New Corpse Smell, Blood Falls, Murder Your Darlings, and Shades of Cray. These stories encompass many genres, though mostly science fiction, and action/adventure.
The Collected Horrors of Tim Wellman
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Price: Free! Words: 79,950. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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The collected horror stories of award-winning author, Tim Wellman. This book contains eighteen tales of terror and suspense, including two novelettes! From spooky little girls to Appalachian yarns, film noir tough guys to bigfoot, you're sure to find something you like in this collection, all written in 2013.
The Lost
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Price: Free! Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Eleven short stories about bog men, swamp hags, witches' curses, hell hounds, pagans, slavic gods, death wishes, bucket lists, professional vigilantes, musical necromancy, artificial intelligence, demonic possession, aphrodisiacs and satyrs.
Conjuring Dreams or Learning to Write by Writing
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Price: Free! Words: 69,000. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Magic-wielders, shape-shifters, mermaids, empaths and diviners and even teddy bears and computer programmers wander through 26 stories, written into life for situations thought-provoking, compelling or absurd.