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Knots
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Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jude is just your normal high school girl - she's got friends and a little brother who'll soon start in school, himself; she worries about looking good, getting good grades, and staying fit - until something happens that turns her world upside-down. (Included in the young adult anthology, Shortly.)
The Black Ospreys
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Black Ospreys were a war-time unit, created in the heart of the Dominion of Annagar at the behest of one of the Empire’s three Commanders. They did what the rest of the army couldn’t—or wouldn’t—do and their colors became the only ones feared by the Southerners. Framed by the events of the final battle in The Sun Sword, this is the story of the formation of the Black Ospreys.
Miss Otis regrets. And other short stories
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You set the price! Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of contemporary short stories by Dieter Moitzi. Including "Miss Otis regrets (she's unable to lunch today)", a free interpretation of the famous Cole Porter-song. The story is set in the 19th century on a Carribean island and tells the most important moment in Miss Otis' life: the moment when she finally faces her existence and meets her destiny…
Four Stories About The Singularity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of four short-short, mostly humorous, stories about the Singularity, from four very different points of view.
Tank Farm Dynamo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Can a sci fi story alter the course of something ponderous, like the space program? Perhaps. "Tank Farm Dynamo" sure tried! What if we found the nerve, the spirit and daring to use every resource - including those that NASA simply threw away? An unabashedly old-fashioned hard SF story with science and technology as central, problem-solving players... plus a real twist.
In my dream
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
In my dream is a collection of five very short but also very different short stories which I have written over the last couple of years.
Lorton's Quick Reads - Volume I
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Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of very short stories. Each one is intended to be read in a single sitting, with the goal of being entertaining, with the occasional deep thought tossed in. Most of the time, humor reigns. The stories are so short and enticing, that they are great, fun, quick reads and page-turners.
Just Passing Through
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is a collection of writings: journeys, places, lovers and friends; a magic knife, a motorcycle journey across France, a friendly werewolf, an exile and quiet hero, a bear hunting Crow Indian etre bien dans sa peau, and a meditation on beauty and death.
Eleven
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Don’t think you have time to read anymore? Think again. Eleven is a flash fiction collection of twenty short stories all written in eleven sentences or less. Perfect for light and avid readers of short fiction. Longest story: 296 words. Shortest story: 121 words.
Sibling Rivalry and Other Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories by Ann Summerville Sibling Rivalry - The air hung like a blanket — stifling, humid, constricting. No different from that day the fire started. London was trapped in a war and heat wave it was unprepared for. Heat and fear gripped my family and tempers flared.
Amy's Mama Drama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Tales of modern motherhood as told by a suburban drama queen, Amy's Mama Drama is for any mother or mother-to-be who needs to dispel the fear of failing with a little laughter. Got a binky stuck in your hair? Do you cry when you realize you have to take your kids with you to the grocery store? This book is here to remind you that you're not alone, and you will laugh about it all. Really. Soon.
The Cruel Edges of the World: 13 Tales of Intrigue & Redemption
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this debut collection of short stories, Jason Drexler pulls together elements of O. Henry, Edgar Allan Poe and H.P. Lovecraft to bring readers to places they've never known. At times fanciful and humorous and at other moments steeped in dread, The Cruel Edges of the World is a fascinating foray into unexplored territory.
Cooter (The Extraterrestrial Anthology, Volume III: Reír)
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Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Dangereye Inc.. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Bedford Crane saw something strange in the woods when he was thirteen, and it ruined his life. Or was it his brother that did that? Years later, the two of them camp out together for a night of beer, aliens and redemption. What they both see and do is going to require a lot of explaining... and a couple of extraterrestrial tourists will be turning in their galactic passports.
Uneasy Living
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A collection of short stories involving abandonment, grief, loss, and betrayal
Whispers
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Element 12 Ltd. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of Dark Fantasy and Horror short stories. (Some are related to the Diary of the Displaced series) Includes - - At Last Goodbye - Rudy - Chione - It's quiet here - The Dutch doll
The NOIR Issue
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011 by Buttontapper Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Black Heart Magazine has been publishing new fiction every Friday since 2008. Now enjoy the first of our themed digital issues, The NOIR Issue, featuring heavyweights from the nouveau-crime genre including Christopher Benton, Dan O'Shea, Benjamin Sobieck, Stephen D. Rogers, Jonathan Woods and more. Guest edited by crime fiction enthusiast and web writer extraordinaire Jimmy Callaway.
Short but Sweet
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From the 2010 Penguin Ireland Short Story Competition short-listed author comes a collection of fourteen hint, nano, micro and flash fiction stories.
Silver Snakes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Silver Snakes is an anthology of four short stories, covering the slipstream, literary and satirical genres.
Reality Check
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Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Do you ever get that sense of deja vu...a feeling that you've experienced something before? As computers get more and more complex, they are able to replicate the nature of reality in ever finer detail. How would we recognize if we were living in a computer simulation – a highly accurate world of virtual reality? Perhaps this isn't your first time...
9 Lives: Stories for Cat Lovers
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Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Let Dr. Rex Chartreaux, a mysterious professor and raconteur, take you on a journey through 9 stories of wonder, adventure, mystery, and terror, with cats playing a major role in each story. A must for fans of Lillian Jackson Braun, Rita Mae Brown, Agatha Christie and Frances Hodgson Burnett.