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No Worries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Each of the tales in this nugget will stand on its own - you will read them again and again and the book will become your companion. From the magical ring, the magnetic pony, the crazy contraption, the compelling bequest, all have their own special hold on your imagination. Better not lend your copy of No Worries - you may not get it back!
Flash Flower Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of flash fiction stories (501 words maximum) inspired by the flower photos that accompany them.
Кладовище мрій
Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: Ukrainian. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Збірка складається з п'ять оповідань. "Чай для двох" та "Мішок цукру" присвячені життю літніх людей. В "Нікому вірити не можна" зображене дитяче розчарування в світі. "Віденська кава": у сповненій символів манері розкриваються стосунки подружжя у момент їхньої кризи. "Кладовище мрій" зображає сучасну українську школу у її найнепривабливішому і найбільш розповсюдженому вигляді.
Erotophobia and Other Challenges
Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Irrational fears can be overwhelming but as Stephen discovers in Eorotophobia, they can lead to worse problems. Or challenges can be channeled, as the main character in A.D.D. P.I. discovers. He has Attention Deficit Disorder and his bouncing brain connects seemingly unrelated facts to solve mysteries. Other challenges simply make life complicated, as readers see in these short stories.
Foreigners
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Two short stories: In far-flung mysterious China, two foreigners discover the secrets of The Temple Heavenly Falsities despite the language barrier. In South Africa, Trishnen returns home to find so much, yet so little has changed.
Breathing Ghosts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Breathing Ghosts" is a collection of unique and different ghost stories from writer Costa Koutsoutis. Ghosts and the unknown play a part in all of these stories, from comforting spirits to horrific forms that we cannot name.
Strands Of Time
You set the price! Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Trilogy of short stories based on the isles of St Kilda. The stories take you through the years and generations of the people of this forgotten land.
Eidgah (ईदगाह)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: Hindi. Published: July 15, 2015 by General Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
रमज़ान के पूरे तीस रोज़ों के बाद ईद आई है। कितना मनोहर, कितना सुहावना प्रभात है। वृक्षों पर कुछ अजीब हरियाली है, खेतों में कुछ अजीब रौनक है, आसमान पर कुछ अजीब लालिमा है। आज का सूर्य देखो, कितना प्यारा, कितना शीतल है, मानो संसार को ईद की बधाई दे रहा है। गाँव में कितनी हलचल है। ईदगाह जाने की तैयारियाँ हो रही हैं। किसी के कुरते में बटन नहीं हैं, पड़ोस के घर से सुई-तागा लेने दौड़ा जा रहा है।
Poos ki Raat (पूस की रात)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: Hindi. Published: July 15, 2015 by General Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"हल्कू ने आकर स्त्री से कहा—सहना आया है, लाओ, जो रुपए रखे हैं, उसे दे दूँ। किसी तरह गला तो छूटे। मुन्नी झाड़ू लगा रही थी। पीछे फिर कर बोली—तीन ही तो रुपए हैं, दे दोगे तो कंबल कहाँ से आवेगा? माघ-पूस की रात हार में कैसे कटेगी? उससे कह दो, फ़सल पर दे देंगे। अभी नहीं। हल्कू एक क्षण अनिश्चित दशा मे खड़ा रहा। पूस सिर पर आ गया, कंबल के बिना हार में रात को वह किसी तरह नहीं सो सकता।
Panch-Parmeshwar (पंच-परमेश्वर)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: Hindi. Published: July 15, 2015 by General Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"जुम्मन शेख और अलगू चौधरी में गाढ़ी मित्रता थी। साझे में खेती होती थी। कुछ लेन-देन में भी साझा था। एक को दूसरे पर अटल विश्वास था। जुम्मन जब हज करने गए थे, तब अपना घर अलगू को सौंप गए थे और अलगू जब कभी बाहर जाते तो जुम्मन पर अपना घर छोड़ देते थे। उनमें न खान-पान का व्यवहार था, न धर्म का नाता; केवल विचार मिलते थे। मित्रता का मूल मंत्र भी यही है।
L'uomo che stira i fazzoletti - Parte Prima
Price: Free! Words: 5,750. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
I giochi dei bambini che un tempo riempivano i cortili, la libertà di una corsa in moto e il piacere di un cucchiaio di Nutella, la musica e la Grande Milano: racconti brevi che in una manciata di paragrafi l’uno esplorano aspetti grandi e piccoli della quotidianità e insieme danno vita a un affresco delicato e onesto del vivere contemporaneo in una cittadina dell'Italia settentrionale.
Ugly Naked People and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From humor to horror and erotica to literary fiction, Giselle Renarde knows how to capture the LGBT (and straight) experience. Collected here, for the first time, are the short stories from this prolific author that have been previously published by Untreed Reads. We're sure you'll find something within its pages that will pique your interest and make you look at the world a little differently.
The Singularity Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
6 stories (Flash Fiction and Short-Short Story) in which normal people see themselves confronted with horrible, unbelievable or simply strange occurances.
Of Directions, Destinations, and Differences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this collection of flash fiction, Rachel Elizabeth Cole explores who we are, where we're going, and what makes us each unique. Pick a direction, set a destination, and celebrate our differences.
It'll be a riot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Jack was just your average guy, whose biggest problem was how to best ask out the girl he's been friends with for years without making a complete fool of himself. Then he wakes up after the end of year dance. People are dead, and the girl he loves is missing. He has to piece together what happened, but some things may be better forgotten. It'll be a riot is a short horror story of 4500 words.
Hell Hound
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In an old house in the middle of moors that seem to go on forever, a man hires a dog catcher to catch a very specific animal. There's a hell hound stalking him. He's seen it twice, and he knows when the third time comes with it will come death. Hell Hound is a short horror story of around 2,700 words. Plus bonus story: The Dragon.
The Dragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Every day the dragon comes to burn King Jon's kingdom. Every day his people die. Champions come from far and wide to aid, but help may come from the place he least suspects. The Dragon is a short fantasy story of around 3,500 words. And Bonus story: Hell Hound.
The Doorway
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Hunter's four years old. He's WAY too big for baby things like being scared of the dark. No, he's scared of what's hiding in the dark. So when his Daddy says he won't come when he calls at night, Hunter is left alone to navigate a world of monsters, and hopefully return alive. The Doorway is a short horror story of around 5,500 words. Plus bonus story: Listen To Me.
Confession
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In a lonely little apartment a man makes a weapon he believes will rid the world of sin. Only, the results are not what he expects. Confession is a short story of around 2300 words. Plus bonus story: Hell of a Ride.
EARTH and Other Small Things: A Short Story Collection
Price: Free! Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story collection from Daniel J Masterson, exploring love, life, and the multiverse. A diverse set of short fictions ranging from ancient history to the far future, through to sideways worlds and worlds that never were. Join astronauts, soldiers, teenagers and thaumaturges as they're faced with the truth of what it means to not just exist in the world, but to live in it.