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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...
The Free Story Friday Collection #1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The first 24 stories of the Free Story Friday series collected here for the first time.
Flights of Fancy
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Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 25,560. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Moyhill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ghosts, romance, friendship of all kinds and revenge form the basis of this collection of short stories. Ghosts hint at a chance of coming back to say goodbye, exact a little payback, or simply to help someone else carry on living. Romance is not just for the young and nor are second chances. As for revenge, well... Never underestimate a group of elderly ladies with contacts from the past.
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.
Hubris on Roller Skates: Short Stories for Smart People
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this fascinating collection, David often examines the emotions of women of all ages – sometimes in a woman’s voice. He lampoons and surprises – ranging from Assyrian kings to touching romances to cunning old men and some science fiction. Look out for unexpected endings and the consequences of hubris – acting with excessive self-confidence. Some of this material touches on grown-up themes.
My Universe: A Collection of Short Stories Vol.1 Revised
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 43,630. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a mix of short stories ranging from Fantasy and Science Fiction to Super Natural and Horror. Vampires, Werewolves, Dwarves, Elves, Robots, Aliens and more wait to capture your imagination.
Losing Effie and Other Mississippi Stories, 1964 - 1968
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Losing Effie and other Mississippi Stories, 1964-1968 includes eight short stories set in a time when dreams were big, evenings were magical and friends were forever. Written by a native of the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
The New Mysteries of Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 49,740. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The New Mysteries-Book of Sherlock Holmes brings together for the first time all the Sherlock Holmes stories written by award-winning crime author Martin Edwards. The book includes a range of special features, including an essay by Martin Edwards analysing Arthur Conan Doyle’s story-telling gifts, and another looking at how other writers have paid tribute to Sherlock by writing pastiches.
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."
Zombie Jam
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Zombie Jam is a festival of the living dead, featuring Schow's previously uncollected short fiction from zombie anthologies near and far, including the elusive pseudonymous works of alter ego Chan McConnell. Stories included in this collection: Blossom Incursion DON’T/ WALK Infection Jerry’s Kids Meet Wormboy Epidemic Dying Words Assimilation
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.
Short Frictions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Robots, aliens, vampires and evil corporations (wait, we already said vampires, didn’t we) will thrill you in this collection of short stories.
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
Learn of Marilyn Monroe’s escape and reentry into the world. Share Delaney’s discovery of a school for deception with a student body lifted from the front page of the morning paper. Exhume Dirk’s secret with Hollywood Paparazzi. Travel through Justin’s subconscious attempting to surface. Uncover a vanished cabal of battered women fleeing horrors of home.
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
A Breath of Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A Breath of Fiction is a unique collection of 200 stories, each made up of exactly 200 words. The stories range in mood from serious to enigmatic to poignant to silly. Some closely examine ordinary moments that might easily be overlooked. Others open a window to the fantastic and to the impossible. But all of the stories are concerned with what it means to experience life.
Along the Splintered Path
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,620. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Along the Splintered Path is a collection of stories written by up-and-coming horror author AJ Brown. Phillip's Story: Down on his luck, Phillip comes across a bag of money that has fallen from the sky. Where did it come from? And what will Phillip do with it? The answers could be his saving grace… or his greatest downfall. Also included in this collection: 'Round These Bones and The Woodshed
Calendario verosimile
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Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 46,340. Language: Italian. Published: August 8, 2014 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dalla Siberia all’Himalaya, dall’America all’Europa: mese per mese, traendo spunto dai suoi numerosi viaggi e incontri nei panni di alpinista, giornalista e autore di documentari, Mario Casella racconta un calendario verosimile. “Ma non è possibile... Non ci credo...”. Quante volte facciamo questo pensiero quando sentiamo raccontare storie inverosimili spacciate per autentiche?
Eleven New Ghost Stories
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 88,390. 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…
Elämästä
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,050. Language: Finnish. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Novelleja elämästä sekä vähemmän taianomaisesta arjesta.