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Stories from Lone Moon Creek
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Lone Moon Creek brings stories of hearth and home, filled with characters from all cultures and races. Some lead tragic, yet beautiful lives; some lead others astray. Some fight internal battles, only to be saved by unusual circumstances and beliefs. The literary, conversational tales provide profound messages to the open-hearted. But overall, the hand of is God working, in His mysterious ways.
Of Dark and Yesterday
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,350. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
OF DARK AND YESTERDAY mines the dark fiction tropes, from personal ghosts and personal demons to variants of art. The thirteen stories weigh in at an average of 4900 words apiece and span fifteen years of publication, with this collection being the first publication of three stories. While all the stories rightfully belong to the weird fiction genre, each goes somewhere different.
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
Tales from Clouds and Sea
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,790. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this follow-up to his acclaimed collection Tales from Corral Fences, award winning author John Duncklee weaves a rich tapestry of disparate, yet complementary, threads… short stories that draw from his experiences as a sailor, a cattleman, and a professor.
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.
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?
The Blood Kiss
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Following his first two acclaimed collections, The Dark Country and Red Dreams, Etchison's much-anticipated third volume of wildly original stories continues to redefine modern horror. From the freeway off-ramps of Los Angeles to the darkest passages of the human heart, these are the visions of a writer whose imagination knows no boundaries.
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, loss, and power at every age and in every kind of relationship: between parents and children, lovers, warriors, artists, and more.
Beyond the Briar: A Collection of Romantic Fairy Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,010. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Four fairy tales are retold in radical new ways in this collection of romantic novelettes for young adult readers. In a tower in the desert, a young man is imprisoned by the lengths of his enchanted hair; a travelling storyteller is compelled to spin straw into gold; a blacksmith strives to reach his trapped sweetheart; and the boy who keeps house for his step-family adores the cobbler's daughter.
Only Horses and Fools
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Only Horses and Fools is a charming collection of short stories which takes us on a journey from the wild plains of Argentina to Mark Milbank's beloved yet troubled Zimbabwe and ends up with more trouble when he arrives in England. Some of the stories are autobiographical; others fictional, but each one is entertaining and at times thought provoking.
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.
Ludhiana Diaries
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 78,550. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ludhiana Diaries is a collection of short stories, based in and around the city of Ludhiana. With a tinge of supernatural, the stories try to capture the spirit of the city along with telling a few interesting tales on the way.
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.
Guys Can Read
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Series: Live-Fiction. Price: $3.99 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.
Apathetic Flesh
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Price: $2.99 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?
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.
Nine 'Til 9
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Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 106,300. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of nine stories revolving around the thriller genre. Action, suspense, mystery, horror, adventure, and much more.