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The Nature of Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
The Nature of Love is a collection of short stories about real people. Their lives and experiences reflect the many paths we have all walked. By journeying down these roads once more, many of our memories will be re-experienced. The Nature of Love reinforces the importance of what the author has always believed—giving love to someone is special, sharing love with someone is pure magic.
The Dry Elm of Nostradamus.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Dry Elm of Nostradamus has become part of our records; that is, now a fascicle of what would be coming.
Inflictions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,170. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Welcome to the world of John McIlveen. Enter, please, but be warned… here you will find tales that blur the lines of horror, vengeance, humor, sorrow, and humanity. You will encounter broken people with dark secrets and darker desires. Meet Justice, whose art exposes your soul.
Four Horrible Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These short stories are born of the frustration of living in world saturated with unwarranted cruelty and people who refuse to acknowledge it. However, compassion is a strong component in what motivates the writing and can be seen in the stories despite the horrific nature of the subject material.
Happy HoHoHo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,140. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 and represented by Durragraphix. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In time for the holidays, or any time you want a sweet escape, five of these stories are from Mary Maxie, and the sixth, is a children's story given to me to publish, by my friend Sandra Stanton Cotey.
Model Pet
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Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story from the pages of Snapdragon. A friendly neighbor. One cat. One weekend. What could possibly go wrong? Written for fans of Alfred Hitchcock, Richard Matheson and The Twilight Zone, Snapdragon features seven original short stories you can sink your teeth into.
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
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.
Guys Can Read
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The eight stories in this collection have been selected because they each have something about them that appeals to male readers. Or might do. Not that females won’t like them, especially. Anyway, there’s no saccharine romance, no vampires and no soppy happy endings. But there are also no zombies, no dragons and no explosions.
Hauntings Once More
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Series: Once More Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,500. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
A collection of haunting short stories: Beautiful Witch Catching the Sea Wind Day the Sea Stood Still Dress Rehearsal Free Fall Ghost Train Good Foot to Heaven Memories Are Made of This Merry Hell Night Lighter Other Cemetery Guide Pillar Box Freak Strictly Come Dying Sunday Ghost The Willows
Apathetic Flesh
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Price: $3.99 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.
Fiction on Command
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,930. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Not got time to sit down and read a novel? This book is packed with 23 different length stories to suit your free time. Fantasy, romance, and humour with a dash of horror will have you wanting to read on. Some of the tales take place in the USA while others are based in England. If you enjoy these works of fiction written on a theme, why not read the author's novels and novellas?
Snapdragon: And Six More Short Stories with Bite
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Written for fans of Alfred Hitchcock, Richard Matheson and The Twilight Zone, Snapdragon brings you 7 original stories ranging from creepy creatures to unlikely assassins and a few sudden surprises. These are stories to sink your teeth into. But let the reader beware: some of these tales just might bite back…
Dark Days: A Collection of Short Stories and Poetry
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Price: Free! Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
From the end of the world at the hands of Ragnarok, to the Science-Fiction war which seeks to end our very existence, Dark Days collects a selection of Chris Harris's stories and poems from a range of different genres. Explore the life of The Lonely Child, delve into the Sins of Man, before going back to a mundane existence inside the living Box.
A Few Strange Matters: Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Ryer Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
8 off-beat short stories from award-winning author Robin Brande. A mash-up of contemporary, science fiction, fantasy, and fable. Includes the stories: Brindle; Flasher; Nude, Smiling; A Skip of the Mind; The Girl Who Can Program High School; A Kindness, Really; Two-Eyes; and Thanks to the Perv in the Hardware Store.
Away Games
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Want to know why Mike Resnick is the all-time leading award-winner for short fiction? Here are 17 sterling examples, as the 2012 Worldcon Guest of Honor turns his unique focus to sports.
Loose Threads 2
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Series: Loose Threads. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
After two years writing novels, novellas, novelettes and comic books, Luis Filipe Alves returned to flash fiction, only to find that it wasn’t as easy as he remembered. This book includes his best attempts to relearn the flash fiction format, all originally published at the author’s official website.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 26
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 26” a young newly married Indian guy living in New Zealand explains how his arranged marriage took place. Compared to a Western culture approach he considers the benefit of longevity of his marriage is worth the effort of not becoming emotionally involved before his marriage. Now he is married and living away from his home country he and his wife are very happy? What can we learn?
Let the Water Rise and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
**Contemporary Flash Fictions; not suitable for preteens & below.** A broken relationship; a hopeful lady; a full-of-rage heart of a man; a sound of a gun; a floor of blood and other scenarios. If your soul sides death; if your heart follows crumbling scenes; if your mind adores sorrow; if your eyes love blood, this anthology will fill your needs with different stories that end up tragically.
Terror on Line Two
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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"What's the best horror story you can come up with in two sentences?" Those words kicked off a very popular topic on Reddit. Inspired by this challenge, author C.P. Jones packs the chills of longer tales of terror into a collection of bite-sized, spine-tingling scares. These 31 stories--one for each day in October--are sure to make you want to sleep with the lights on...if you can sleep at all.
What Looks Back
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Price: Free! Words: 46,140. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A mixture of horror and fantasy. Where a psychiatric has a taste for red meat, and elsewhere a statue greets the end of time. A fantasy that delves into the underworld and lives forever in the cyberworld. Where late night autopsies prove the existence of the metaphysical, and an encounter with a gypsy creates monsters. A collection of short stories from the mind of Zachary Adams.