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The Dark Verse, Vol. 3: Beyond the Grip of Time
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Series: The Dark Verse. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,210. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Twenty-six short tales of occult, metaphysical, and fantastical horror that will follow you to the visions of your sleep. This is Sharkchild's third collection of grim and ethereal stories.
The Dark Verse, Vol. 2: In the Blood of Death
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Series: The Dark Verse. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,480. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Twenty-six short tales of occult, metaphysical, and fantastical horror that will follow you to the visions of your sleep. This is Sharkchild's second collection of grim and ethereal stories.
The Dark Verse, Vol. 1: From the Passages of Revenants
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Series: The Dark Verse. Price: Free! Words: 47,820. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Twenty-six short tales of occult, metaphysical, and fantastical horror that will follow you to the visions of your sleep. This is Sharkchild's first collection of grim and ethereal stories—a silver medalist in the category of Horror in the 2010 Independent Publisher Book Awards.
Shorts
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Price: Free! Words: 20,640. Language: British English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories, poems and 'other scribblings' by Sian Turner. Read 'Hot Under the Collar,' a tale of jealousy and its consequences, 'Poor Law,' the story of young Will Thompson's life in a 1903 Cottage Home (or workhouse for children) and what happens when he is unjustly accused of theft, plus other stories, poems and what the author describes as 'other scribblings.'
Baby Sings The Boos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In each of these original Boo and Baby stories from the author of The Cowboy's Baby and Talking To The Dead Guys, something always goes wrong. These tales introduce you to two of the quirkiest animals that Texas has ever seen. There's singing involved here somewhere. It says so right in the title. You're going to enjoy their screwball adventures, and you're going to laugh.
Imaginary Friends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
‘Imaginary Friends’ is a book of engaging and insightful short stories by M D Curzon, the author of ‘Anticipation’. 'Imaginary Friends' includes the title story and a dozen others, from the experimental juvenilia of 'Space Stations and Weather Balloons' through to the beautifully refined 'One Thing in Light of Another'.
Ready to Read Stories (Chair not Included)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An indigent man becomes an unwitting participant in a bet between two strangers . . . A young woman is caught up in a nightmare of precognition . . . A pair of teen-aged brothers find themselves on the wrong side of a dangerous man . . . A young newlywed and her mother-in-law bring new meaning to the concept of bonding. . . At her son's urging, a widow reluctantly gives aerobic walking a try.
The Souvenir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An alien visits the uninhabited Earth and discovers his race true origin. A teen meets a mysterious man from the future and learns something astonishing about the encounter. A beggar tells his story that has to happen yet. A hopeless romantic guy goes to an alternate world to his long dead mother. And, an ex-con comes back to Earth after his penitentiary service to see his wife who’s now half a
Vertigo (tales from the Vertigo labs)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,590. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The collected stories from the Vertigo Research Labs. How can stairs stop working, when up becomes down? Can something be bigger on the inside than it is on the outside? Jepherson Thomas, janitor at the Vertigo labs, tells all in eleven humorous stories from the world's most unlikely research establishment.
As the Mind Flows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Julia Blackowicz. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Throughout his life, John Blackowicz has written many poems and stories on many different subjects. This book is a collection of those works. They touch on topics anywhere from the holidays to the meaning of life.
Contos & Crônicas do Século XXI
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Todos os relatos contidos nesta coletânea aconteceram, situações inimagináveis, fantásticas que nos levam a perceber uma realidade dentro de outra. Olhando os bastidores, da nossa vida e da sociedade, sob diversas dimensões: Humor, Medo, Ilusão, Fantasia, Amor, política e ciência. O século XXI e suas lendas urbanas. Você nunca será o mesmo após esta experiência!
The Devil Made Me Do it
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A collection of twenty short stories of subtle horror. Stories included in this collection: Change of Mind The Pact Soon Susan’s Home Maintenance Man Love Till the End of Time Dear Hunter Hurry Up Please, It’s Time Dirty Old Age of Consent Table Manners Three Let Me Count the Ways Devil in Disguise Such a Simple Thing Chills Snakegod For Love or Money The Farm The Last Ding Dong of Doom
Meowing On The Answering Machine - A collection of short fiction and prose
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,450. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
‘Meowing on the Answering Machine’ is a collection of short fiction and prose by Robert Emmett. Forty-two short works spanning twenty years, with several drawings throughout to fill the margins and give spice to the words. Hilarious and spooky, absurd and authentic.
Tales From The Leeward Lounge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Icy Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of eight short previously published stories from author I. C. Talbot. These are tales of normal women dealing with some of life's hardest lessons.
What's Your poison (and other ways to die)
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Price: $2.20 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
We've all got to die some time. For a few, it comes swiftly. Others find it's a long, drawn-out affair, like warring couple, Frank and Isobel in WHAT'S YOUR POISON. Another way to die is by slowly rotting away in a job you detest. Whatever your fate, death is sure to catch us all. Question is, how long can we keep it at bay?
Ghoulish Good Fun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,370. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"The Anthology Goes 'Bump' In The Night. Here is a collection of short stories and articles, sometimes humorous, sometimes informative, sometimes horrifying - and sometimes all three at once - on a theme of the macabre, black humor, and delicious horror. So lock your doors and windows, and settle in for a wild ride. You'll feel - different - in the morning.
Stories From The Corner Of The Room
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Astronauts, ghosts, slackers, superheroes and transvestites. All these and more appear in this collection from Stephen Mellor, author of The Long Sleep and Down Among The Yla. These stories collect the best of Mellor's short fiction, showing the full range and diversity of his work. Also included are extracts from his two published novels and an exclusive extract of his forthcoming novel Ghostkin.
Thunderlands
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A collection of 17 short stories ranging from the sublime to the unforgivably ridiculous -- Powerful, like The Twitter Bully. Puzzling: A Timely Murder. A warning of doomsday: The Wind Of Fire. Enchanting: "Hello Dear." Twist in the tale: Money To Burn. Delightfully childish: Harvey Looks For A Friend. Very different: Ree -- The Troll Of Dingleay.
The Travelling Parsi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,400. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This anthology of short humorous stories about the Zoroastrian Parsi community is narrated through the satirical voice of a Parsi girl. 'The Travelling Parsi' talks of the commonalities, peculiarities and prejudices of this unique community that lives all across the world, but is bound by the inimitable Parsiness of things.
Deception & Betrayal
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Series: Once Upon a Song. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Many things are not what they seem. In the land of Obyra, kingdoms fight for power and supremacy. Friend turns on friend, and lovers are not to be trusted. In this collection of stories, delve into deep, dark secrets that we hold dear. What makes one betray his kingdom when another gives his life to save it? When is it okay to hide the truth? Is it ever truly safe to follow your dreams?