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Leo Tolstoy's 5 Greatest Novellas Annotated
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Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #2. Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 118,660. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
After reading War & Peace, Dostoevsky put the book down and said, "The fool hath said in heart there is no God." Yet, Tolstoy's shorter novels (i.e., novellas) are filled with the war, adventure, tragedy, and Russian tradition that inhabit the longer novels of the Russian bear of literature. Andrew Barger, editor of the best selling anthology, "Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated."
The Dark at the Heart of the Diamond
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
A vampire's latest victim is not what she seems. A hospital patient lives in terror of the destruction his dreams will bring. A musician is haunted by a fatal love song. There is more to this world than the papers' headlines reveal. Sylvia Shults takes you on a journey through the darker side of life. These stories explore the hidden reaches of the mind, and calls forth the monsters...
It is the People: of Thailand and Other Countries
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thailand's premier author in the English language, Pira Sudham, is for the first time published in the ebook format. Best known for his novel Monsoon Country, this is an anthology of his short stories previously published in Tales of Thailand and People of Esarn. In It is the People are stories of hardship, land loss and the tourist sex trade to which so many of the young are drawn into.
Absent Company
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
ABSENT COMPANY collects two of Steve Rasnic Tem’s early books of ghostly, supernatural tales: the 33 stories in The Far Side of the Lake combined with his haunting exploration of the intersection of reality and delusion, the novelette Among the Living. “It’s not uncommon to believe yourself awake when you are, in fact, sleeping. Far less common is to believe yourself sleeping when you are awake."
Eye
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,210. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
You might perceive it as an unblinking scrutiny of such topical issues as sex, obsession, idol worship, penny miracles, policing the birthrate, breast implants, mysterious phone calls in the dead of night, pornography, eternal youth, and the price of devotion. With whom -- or what -- are you really crawling into bed, in the dark? This collection contains thirteen stories by David J. Schow.
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.
Racers of the Night
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,090. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Racing at the Speed of Night . . . twelve terrific science fiction stories from award-winner Brad R. Torgersen
Bestsellers Guaranteed
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,700. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Bestsellers Guaranteed contains sixteen unforgettable short stories from Bram Stoker Award-winner Joe R. Lansdale, as well as an introduction by the author. Stories included: The White Rabbit The Dump God of the Razor Chompers The Fat Man Bob the Dinosaur Goes to Disneyland On a Dark October My Dead Dog, Bobby Bestsellers Guaranteed Dog, Cat, and Baby The Shaggy House and five others
Eleven New Ghost Stories
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 88,420. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Eleven New Ghost Stories is a collection of real encounters with the supernatural. Each sinister tale is taken directly from the testimony of someone who claims to have experienced events which defy explanation. Are these real confrontations with forces that exist beyond our understanding? Or are they the lies and delusions of the deceitful or disturbed? Only you can decide…
The Color of Bone - A Collection of Horror Fiction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,190. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Listen carefully..to the sigh of the wind at your window, to the sound of an unexpected cry in the night, to the scratch of nails at your doorway. Under a rind of moon, see the shadowed face watching your window as both of your gazes meet. A darkly compelling collection.
Dark Tales of Vampires, Witches, and Werewolves
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Gothic stories and poems of romance and suspense; of love and death, and undeath; of lust and envy, betrayal and revenge; tales of nature and supernature red in fang and claw. Macabre, visceral, morbidly erotic, at times grimly humorous and often deeply disturbing, these blood-soaked yarns are certain to haunt your darkest dreams.
Last Year, When We Were Young
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Last Year, When We Were Young brings together 16 tales that defy conventions of genre and style, every one with an edge sharper than a razor and darker than a night on Neptune. From the darkly hilarious "All the Clowns in Clowntown" to the heart-breaking and disturbing title story, this debut collection from multi-award nominated author and illustrator Andrew J McKiernan pulls no punches.
Dodekatheon Problems
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,840. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Foregate Press foregatepress@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
All six stories in The Girl & the Deities Collection. Story 1: The Girl with Three Heads. Story 2: The Girl who Dared to Date a God. Story 3: The Girl & the Gorgon Curse. Story 4: The Girl, the Rock Star & the Cyclops. Story 5: The Girl whose Dreams Came True.
Threads Through the Universe
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 73,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of nine all new short stories. Stop Sign The Relative Color of Grass Redneck Christmas Unexpected Hero The Formula for Happy Days Planned Futures Never Come The Dance Lottery Road to Riches
Forgotten Tomorrows
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,860. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The first volume of short stories by the author of “Residuum” and “Biome”. From thrillers to dark fantasy, from a new creation myth to the disturbing instructions on how to use your new anti-abuse device – these are stories designed to amuse, horrify and anger you.
Chosen Mates (Beasts of the Bay Bundle)
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Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Selkie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
The San Francisco Bay Area has a long history of hosting a diverse paranormal population. Yet amidst power struggles and supernatural threats, love still finds a way. This collection brings together three intertwined stories of modern women and the powerful shifter men who love them.
A Death of Convenience and Other Short Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
S. M. Senden offers an eclectic collection of short stories taking the reader on a journey through the haunted terrors of working a graveyard shift, to a customer service center where the bonds of friendship reach as deadly climax, of two women who find what they believe is their perfect man, one brings joy, the other a deadly secret.
Moments In Time: The Complete Novella Collection
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Series: Moments In Time. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This is a complete collection of the Moments in Time contemporary romance novella series. *Not intended for readers under the age of 18*. ENTANGLED MOMENTS A deadly accident can take a life in more than one way. REKINDLED MOMENTS The truth will always find a way out. BITTERSWEET MOMENTS Can the embers of an old life ignite the flames of a new love
Books of Blood, Volume 6
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,550. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist. In this, the sixth and final volume of Clive Barker's Books of Blood, five new stories of darkness are unleashed: "The Life of Death", "How Spoilers Bleed", "Twilight at the Towers", "The Last Illusion", "On Jerusalem Street"
Books of Blood, Volume 5
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,630. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, where reason no longer exists and logic ceases to explain the workings of the universe, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist. This fifth volume contains the short stories : "In the Flesh," "The Forbidden," "The Madonna," and "Babel's Children."