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A String of Snags
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of 40 short-short stories with an Australian flavor and an occasional dash around the globe. In the quirky world of nostalgia, Australian country folk and worldly predicaments that prompt serious thought, one is never quite ready for the unexpected snag. The author reveals the complexity of the human condition laced with the unique humor that allows Australia to function.
Stories from the Edges - A LongShortStories Collection
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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In this 2011 ebook debut collection of Wayne C. Long’s 34 miniature masterpieces, discerning adult short story readers will thrill to a rollicking roller coaster ride of fiction genres: literary, sci-fi, romance, dark humor, fantasy, Native American, and military. Add in cutting-edge stories that aggressively resist straitjacketing and you have the breakout Stories from the Edges.
Suitcase Tales
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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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.
The Ephemera
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Eighteen stories of impermanence, change, ephemera... from the ends of love affairs and the brief sanity of wartime convalescence, to the fading away of old languages and the dying of humanity itself. This edition includes four bonus stories, including one written specially for this collection, and each story has a newly-written afterword.
E-opowiadania [1]
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,340. Language: Polish. Published: April 19, 2011 by Piotr Kowalczyk. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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“These stories serve as a reminder. Issued up from the heart of Poland by a wired writer in translated English making absurd light of situations unimaginable even a decade ago, ones fraught with the danger of banality. But this nimble writer deftly zigzags to humor and sheer wackiness.” Court Merrigan o angielskim tłumaczeniu e-opowiadań
Reunion at the Beach and Other Flash Fiction Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
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“Reunion at the Beach and Other Flash Fiction Stories” is an anthology of short stories and common experiences shared by women. While some stories are total fiction, others are based on actual experiences. All my stories have an inspirational, Christ-based message. They all show how God leads women into discovering His truths through everyday experiences.
The Red Tie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Contained within this book are three sometimes comedic but always provocative stories. In "The Red Tie" take a peek into the world of business where the ridiculous has become the norm. Then, in "Winding up Equal" read about a couple who have come to a crossroads in life. And in "Puppy Eyes" the sad but hilarious life of a man who has come to believe his mother is always right even on date night.
The Wild Grass And Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A boy is the victim of a bizarre Buddhist ritual. A dog falls in love with a goose. A young mother leads her family through a crowded mall in search for a ghost. Davin Malasarn's quirky and emotional stories will transport readers to Thailand, the Amazon, and Paris. Yet, a common theme arises as each character in these 17 short pieces confronts the same need for understanding, acceptance, and love
The Bridport Reject Collective: Six Cruel and Unusual Short Stories.
Price: Free! Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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This anthology contains five short stories exploring themes of loss, loneliness, childhood, fatherhood and the ghostly, unexplained connections to the world and to each other that we all have, whether we notice them or not.
A Twist in the Tale (Short Stories)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Jeamel Publishing Limited. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Five short stories with a twist at the end. Plus as a bonus I have included the first chapter of each of my thrillers. And the first chapter of Tania Tirraoro's This Last Summer.
Something and Other Stories
Series: Something · Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » General
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Nine stories of romance and lost love including: Something, Softly, Summer Wind, Something Blue and Sexy Sadie.
In my dream
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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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.
Ooter's Place and Other Stories of Fear, Faith, and Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,620. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of 13 short stories by Karl El-Koura spanning a wide range of genres (including science fiction, fantasy, horror, detective fiction, military fiction, and superhero fiction) and a wide range of lengths (from the shortest story at 250 words to the longest at 7500 words).
Miss Otis regrets. And other short stories
You set the price! Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of contemporary short stories by Dieter Moitzi. Including "Miss Otis regrets (she's unable to lunch today)", a free interpretation of the famous Cole Porter-song. The story is set in the 19th century on a Carribean island and tells the most important moment in Miss Otis' life: the moment when she finally faces her existence and meets her destiny…
The Black Ospreys
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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The Black Ospreys were a war-time unit, created in the heart of the Dominion of Annagar at the behest of one of the Empire’s three Commanders. They did what the rest of the army couldn’t—or wouldn’t—do and their colors became the only ones feared by the Southerners. Framed by the events of the final battle in The Sun Sword, this is the story of the formation of the Black Ospreys.
The Weapon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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A novella of 13k words. Emily Dontal is the godborn daughter of The Mother—one of the only godborn children allowed to survive in the Barony of Breton. She prays to the goddess for a child. But the child she is given in answer to her prayers is not godborn; she comes not from the goddess but from the barony's brutal rules.
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
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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.
Assorted Shorts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by UnicornPanther Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A booklet of Fantasy/Speculative-Fiction short stories: "Fleesor Justice," futuristic fantasy on another world ~ "Tempt a Legend", legend tale ~ "Rohan's Touch," altered reality ~ "Bristle Ordeal," altered perspective ~ "in the box," whimsical fantasy about being different ~ with a sample from the Love Story novel: "Novan"
Gifted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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A short story of 5k words. The third wish is always death to a Genie, and now only one Genie remains. He has hidden his power and denied the use of his wishes for millennia, because he wants to live. But one night, after millennia of care, he thoughtlessly grants the wish of an old woman...
Once Upon a Beanstalk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,680. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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In this humorous collection of fairy tale mashups combining modern day technology with fairy tale sensibilities, Rumpelstiltskin and Red Riding Hood are married and running a royal wedding planner venue, Rapunzel has been rescued from her tower and is about to start her happily ever after, and the Grimm Brothers are a group of notorious thieves.