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The Princess Collection Volume 1: The Princess on the Glass Hill and Other Fairy Tale Retellings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies
New life is breathed into 3 classic fairy tales with fleshed-out characters and heightened suspense. Experience the quest to reach the Princess on the Glass Hill, witness the scheming of Rumpelstiltskin, and feel the dauntless spirit of Cinderella as you’ve never experienced them before. Happily ever after may await them, but the journey won't be easy.
A Veil Withdrawn: A Dark Fantasy Anthology
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,950. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
EXPLORE FIVE DARK FANTASY NOVELLAS TAKING PLACE WITHIN A GROUNDBREAKING NEW DARK FANTASY SERIES This dark fantasy anthology contains the following novellas: Telos Obscured Lesson In Blood The Vengeance Deathbringer Lost Kingdoms Each of the stories in this dark fantasy anthology contains a piece of the world history of the dark fantasy series The Alderian Chronicles, and helps to lay the frame
Wanderlust Creek and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Six short stories exploring the joys, heartaches and laughter of life against the backdrop of the Old West. A gunfighter refuses to explain why he backed out of a fight; a hotel clerk finds himself in an odd situation on the night shift. And a young rancher and his wife struggle to hold onto their land and their dreams in the face of adversity from weather, enemies—and even doubts of each other.
Mad Dog Summer & Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Joe Lansdale returns with his characteristic dark take on the horrors that lurk beneath the surface of mundane life in this collection of short stories and novellas. Originally available only in limited-edition hardcover, these tales run the gamut from devilish fantasy to twisted courtroom drama to vampire-robot western.
Advanced Smash Repairs - Six Pack
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Series: Advanced Smash Repairs. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,460. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Craig runs a small workshop, and with the help of his staff – lead mechanic Pavel, apprentice Clint and the enigmatic test driver Boris – he fixes cars in unconventional ways, and in the process ends up solving a few mysteries along the way. Get all the adventure of Advanced Smash Repairs Series 1 in one hit – with the Six Pack.
ReImagined
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Schreyer Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
ReImagined is a collection of stories ranging from contemporary to science-fiction to fantasy and poems in a variety of styles on many themes. Come take a look at these snapshots of a writer's mind, moments of narration plucked from the endless voices and ideas that drive the author to either write or suffer insanity!
Adventures in Amethyst Series Collection, Volume 1 (Books 1 - 4)
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Series: Adventures in Amethyst. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Amethyst, Wisconsin is a small, peaceful town on a pristine lake with an active tourist season in summer. When the air turns chill, the area is transformed into a ghost town with only a handful of lifers who stay. Populated with colorful characters, Amethyst is bursting with mystery, romance, and jealousy. Come and visit a place where anything is possible all-year-round.
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.
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: Free! 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.