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Lonely People
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Price: Free! Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories that together paint a powerful portrait of America in the second half of the Twentieth century. The first in the Portrait of America series. The people in these stories explore love and power at every age and in every kind of relationship: between parents and children, lovers, warriors, artists, and more.
Collection of Fear - A horrific short story collection
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Price: Free! Words: 68,450. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
This halloween why not sit back with Collection of Fear - A horrific short story collection. From ghosts, to time travel, an intergallactic battle for life and death, to a killer finding his groove again this book is sure to make the hairs on your neck stand up and pay attention. Ten stories have been written from scratch to keep you on the edge of your seat this Halloween.
Apathetic Flesh
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,130. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Apathetic Flesh is brimful of realistic characters immersed in nightmares hauntingly familiar for many of us, but it is to Godfrey’s credit that even the outlandish events you’ll uncover here are made believable by a distinct absence of melodrama and fanfare. These are real people, complete with anxieties and instabilities and in these stories, as in the real world, such things can be fatal.
Bề Rộc Bề Trằm
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Price: Free! Words: 94,150. Language: Vietnamese. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Bề Rộc Bề Trằm (eBook, Smashwords Edition 2014) gồm 33 truyện ngắn được xuất bản thành tập. Tác giả giữ bản quyền, chịu trách nhiệm đổi chọn, bôi xóa hoặc thêm nhân thêm nhụy. Copyright by Đào Vũ Hoài. ISBN 978 1 3100 1403 1.
Leda and the Swan and Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Marilyn Monroe never died. Her suicide was staged. Her assassin simply could not go through with it. Where did she hide and why is she back? Did America’s most glamorous woman age gracefully? Escape to the Italian Alps with teenage Portia Bianchi to evade the clutches of Dictator Benito Mussolini. She takes her family fortune and a da Vinci painting stolen by her family 400 years ago.
Call of the Mist: Heroes, Gods, Angels, and Fairies Supernatural YA Collection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,460. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Melinda is trapped in a cult with a child who has the aura of an angel. She must escape, but she must rescue Caleb first. Mila saves Tomas from the sea. Weird things happen when she brings him home. Madrigale isn't a good splicer but bandits attack when she is trying to escape. Cyrus is a Hero but his Soulyte’s pixie turns out to be a cursed princess, and being with her makes him loose his nerve.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
August Blue: Seven Sea Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,540. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What is true and what is false, what is love, and how we come to terms with loss - this beautiful, tender, and often funny collection of short stories about the sea tries to answer some of those questions.
The Compleat Winter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,010. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
22 tales of murder, deceit, jealousy, greed, and revenge. From the Bay Area to the frozen Midwest, from the streets of Dublin to Antebellum New Orleans, Jim Winter shows you how you don't need to look for the edge. Sometimes the edge finds you.
Spare Parts
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Series: Principal Parts, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 110,140. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In a city on the edge of the continent - in a place where the real and the surreal melt in a foggy fondue and everything is possible - on streets where homeless people get heckled by defunct Roman Emperors, where lovers tell their futures by deciphering tattoos and Death is just one of many tenants barely making a living out of transient hotels, in such a city, what would it take surprise someone?
Another Damn Week
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You set the price! Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Exploring the human mind from within and without, these stories visit the aftermath of teaching our toys to think, the pitfalls of understanding the human brain too well, and the folly of programmable mirrors. Love, science, art and vending machines commingle in this surprising collection.
The Lost
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Price: Free! Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
"Weirder Than Weird" 18 Bizarre Tales From a Disturbed Mind
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Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
If you love quirky and dark short stories but have become discouraged over the lack of originality these days then "Weirder Than Weird" will renew your faith! "Weirder Than Weird" is chock full of dark and creepy tales that will leave you wanting more and also wondering about the authors sanity.
25 Christmas Eves
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Price: Free! Words: 65,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Twenty-five tales of pirates, demons, ghosts, galactic wars and other classic holiday fare.
My Other Shorts & Formal Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
N.Z Book of the Week on TV's The Book Show 2013. 17 more wonderfully witty, superb suspense and seriously sad tales, situated in any of dozens of countries. Fiction, expanding on incidents that could have happened to anyone. Themes from comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in one story. Length varies from 750 words to a 13,000 word novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
The Elevator Trilogy
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Price: Free! Words: 138,340. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Elevator Trilogy is 62 great short-short stories, about you and me, everyone of them like a little movie – for busy people who can really use a break now and then and don't have a lot of time to read.
Wild Rides
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Price: Free! Words: 64,170. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Seven original stories,with excerpts from the novels "The Very Swift Witches" and "Magic Trixie and the Crystal Witch", make a wonderful introduction to the world of Author Wayne Hicks.
Two Dark Truths
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Price: Free! Words: 52,090. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Two Dark Truths is a collection of one longish short story (“I Killed Hemingway”) and one novella (“A Larry Comes”). Please see the individual stories here in Smashwords for details.
Seven True Lies
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Price: Free! Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Seven True lies is a collection of five stories and two novellas. It includes: “Beast,” “Angels,” “Hell’s Father,” “I Killed Hemingway,” “Bristlecone Buddha,” “Boil a Manchild for Odin,” and “Only the Albatross Remembers” — please see my individual stories here in Smashwords for more details.