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Pieces of a Rainbow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of seven short stories, each one based on a different colour of the rainbow. The stories are diverse in style, and the characters, although fictional, are true-to-life. There is something for everyone in this inspired collection.
Huntbrother
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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An old story: Girl who must marry for duty falls in love with boy who cannot fulfill that duty. The boy goes away to war, and war takes him; he never returns. But this story is slightly different. The boy was given leave to return, in the casement of his god’s flesh, and the girl, leave to spend one night with him. The night was glorious. The morning was terrible. And after? This story.
Goodbye, Goddess
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,240. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Seven Stories of Love, Magic, and Bad Luck.
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.
Big Enough: A collection of stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of short stories including: Big Enough, Man of Iron, Kataki, Line Rider, The Kid and the Commodore, Death of a Hunter, Requiem for a Pig, and A Father's Prayer plus 2 Bonus Features. "This collection is a real treat for fans of Charlie's (Chuck Tyrell) work, and if you're a first timer, then you're about to discover a fine guy and a fine author..." - C. Courtney Joyner
The Man Who Sued the Governor, and other tales of Northern New Mexico
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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In a uniquely New Mexican voice influenced by Tony Hillerman and Mary Austin, Jim Curry's 'The Man Who Sued the Governor' mixes factual events and fictional material in a collection of short stories that bridge the Old West to the New.
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.
For Four Players
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,570. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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This is the story of what happened: when the HMS Dovish made her final berth in the South Pacific...when a Soviet Cosmonaut paved the way for the future at the cost of his own past...when the Mayor of Seventeenth Avenue faced a difficult choice...and when Johnny's girl took the money and ran.
The Dying God & Other Stories
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Series: The Dying God. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,290. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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The Dying God & Other Stories is a collection of short stories and poems inspired by faerie tales and folklore from the imagination of S.M. Carrière. Influenced by the bitter-sweet traditions of The Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen, as well as Medieval Irish and Welsh tales, The Dying God is sure to delight dreamers of all ages!
Blue, Selected Short Stories Vol. Two
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,030. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Collection of short stories in various genres, from wholesome to edgy to macabre.
The Memory of Stone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Novella of 21k words. Gilafas ADelios, the man who rules the Guild of Makers, is one of the most powerful men in the Empire. Cessaly is its newest apprentice, a wild, fey girl with a gift for creation. On the eve of the failure of the two great artifacts given the Kings centuries past, the fate of the Empire rests on the shoulders of Gilafas and a girl who can hear the voices of ancient stone.
Gathering Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Author Chris Allinotte brings you twenty-eight chilling short stories in this new collection. Inside, you'll find tales of love gone horribly awry in "Sex and Beer", and "Pick Your Own Pumpkins." Ghosts and weirdness abound in "The Cabin Sleeps" and "Kittens for Sale." Did we mention the zombie mice? All this, plus three brand new stories await you in the Gathering Darkness.
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.
'Women Waking Up'
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,580. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Facing their problems with humour, courage, or cheerful ignorance, cunning, guile or sheer women's cheek, these women are determined to make changes in their lives. 'Women Waking Up' is an anthology of eight short stories about eight different women who have a chance to make a choice or make a decision which might affect their lives in a major way.
Seasonal Work
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,630. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Seasonal Work is the first collection of short stories and silly poems from Andy Hollandbeck. The works touch on all the important parts of life: love, hate, fear, joy, robots, hope, and so on.
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?
Snapshots from Home, Stories from Dysfunctional High School
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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This collection of micro-minis cover topics such as sexting, drug abuse, emotional abuse, divorce, suicide, teen sexuality and prostitution in schools, among other serious issues affecting teens today. These stories are blunt, yet not graphic and helps aid open discussions between teens and parents. Written from a teens point of view, they are sure to intrigue the reader and bring attention....
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!