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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....
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Nine)
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Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Ten tales which are just the right length to read in your coffee break, in the bath, or in bed. Emily finally finds a real man in 'The Problem with Beans', The Poacher's Inn quiz team discuss the finer points of cycling in 'The Dandy Horse' and there is another tale from the Vertigo labs in 'Whichcraft'. Humour, mystery, sci fi, romance and more in this new collection.
Ensemble
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Price: Free! Words: 68,320. 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!
Geoffrey Thorne's DREAMNASIUM
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010 by The Winterman Project. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Hurry! Hurry! Hurry! ... A lonely god at the end of the universe? Sounds like a party... A scientist with a physics problem that just might be murder... A young girl with a secret bundle, monsters in the dark woods? Not your grandmother's fairy tale. Geoffrey Thorne, author of Star Trek: Titan: Sword of Damocles, assembles these tales and many more under one tent for
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.
Robots Included
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,740. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of speculative stories for those readers of all ages who are interested in, or concerned about the Singularity, the introduction of truly Artificially Intelligent (AI) machines ... in other words ... ROBOTS!
Five Feline Fancies
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,810. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Five of Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s most popular cat stories. They run the gamut from the award-winning “The Secret Lives of Cats” to the whimsical “The Poop Thief.” Other stories in the collection include reader favorite “What Fluffy Knew,” the short mystery “Scrawny Pete,” and the Fey prequel “Destiny.”
Killing Trail
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,570. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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RIDE INTO DANGER! Killing Trail is a collection of western short stories by Charles Allen Gramlich, the author of the Talera Trilogy and Cold in the Light. It contains the stories "Killing Trail," "Showdown at Wild Briar," "Powder Burn," and "Once Upon a Time with the Dead," along with an essay on the wild west in Fort Smith, Arkansas, and an appreciation of Louis L'Amour
Where Worlds Collide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A thrilling, Sci-Fi anthology of Rob Shelsky's best stories, with a great novella, Bug-Eyed Monsters, included. Whether you love post-apocalyptic plagues, aliens, creatures, lost star ships in space, worm holes to worlds in the throes of nuclear war, horribly destroyed civilizations, gory murder in deep space, you can bet Where Worlds Collide, by renowned sci-fi author, Rob Shelsky, has it all!
A String of Snags
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: 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
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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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.