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I Look Better In Binary
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,010. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the Midwest of the 1980s... being a Jewish girl meant trying to resolve your accidental love of ham with your desire to follow the rules and be a good kid. I Look Better In Binary tells the tale of writer Becky Pourchot's adventures through puberty with poignancy and side-splitting humor.
April's Fool
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Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
April’s Fool covers a few hours in the life of an unappreciative farmer and his downtrodden wife. After a stomach-churning dinner scene she decides upon an action that will change both their lives.
The Dark Side
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Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A second-person short story, The Dark Side follows a few minutes of a couple’s life which we soon learn has not been a happy one.
Feeding the Father (free short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Inspired by true events, this short first-person fictional monologue follows a poignant turning point in a man's life.
My Darcy Vibrates...
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,260. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Collection of Pride and Prejudice-inspired steamy short stories. What if Darcy was an immortal? What if Mr. Darcy had certain urges? What if Elizabeth professed her feelings to Mr. Darcy first? What if Elizabeth was rumoured to be in love with Mr. Wickham? What if Mr. Darcy’s dead parents intervened?
Songs From A Longing Heart
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is the second collection of poems from Kasper Hoe. This time it's a combination of love, longing and lonesome moments.
BEETLE
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Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
You think you may be afraid to find yourself in the middle of a dark wood, in the middle of the night? But how would it be if you were really small? Smaller than an owl, and even smaller than a bat... BEETLE (a short story), tells the account of a Stag beetle who finds himself in such frightening circumstances. Vulnerable and miniscule, will he manage to evade the hungry?
Moments From Within
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Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of 12 poems by Christopher Kneipp
Whimosophy Stories: Book 1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Whimosophy is a new type of storytelling created by the author, Bill Fiete, that combines quirky, fantastical worlds with a search for answers to life's overwhelming questions. Each illustrated short story has a meaning, sometimes hidden, told through funny, frightening, or touching prose.
Abed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Abed - called one of the most disturbing horror stories ever written - was first published in the anthology STILL DEAD, edited by John Skipp & Craig Spector. You've seen plenty of stories of zombies, decapitation, "double-tapping" and gore...but if you've never experienced this story (now a film by Ryan Lieske...
Peripheral Darkness: A Collection of Dark, Realistic Short Fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories that explore the darker corners of human nature. Dark, desperate people making the best of difficult situations, doing everything in their power to try and find hope in the hopelessness of their existence.
My Life in a Nutshell
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
My life has been anything but normal. I must say I have enjoyed every step though. I have compiled a few stories together for you to enjoy and perhaps recognize in connection with your own life. So, grab a coffee, tea or soda and enter my nutshell. I will be writing more in later compilations, so If you do like this, look for more to come.
Quiet Fury: An Anthology of Suspense
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Quiet Fury is a state of being that we’ve all experienced; calm on the surface, rage bubbling underneath. These stories explore each individual’s breaking point. Which will win, the Quiet or the Fury?
Leximandra Reports, and other tales
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Series: Draykon. Price: Free! Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In this four-story anthology, Mr Pitren Warvel makes a mess of his sorcery; a young reporter pursues Lady Evastany Glostrum for an interview; Rikbeek the gwaystrel encounters a spy; and the Sanfaer family develop a new approach to keeping poultry.
Bad Juju
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short-short stories with paranormal and supernatural themes. A vampire seduces a lonely man. Zombie teenagers with attitude! A carpet python has an odd story to tell about Eden. The leader of a werewolf pack goes missing. Death falls in love. The collection consists of 8 short-short stories, ranging from 200 to 1500 words each, and 7200 words in total - about 29 (print) pages.
In The Shadow of the Alamo: Short Story Collection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This interesting Short Story Collection was written by Clara Driscoll in 1906. All of her stories in this collection take place in the vicinity of the Alamo, a place Clara Driscoll was very passionate about. The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher and businessman, she became known as the "Savior of the Alamo," in her efforts to save the Alamo.
Skins (flash fiction mini collection)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Summary: A 5000-word mini collection for animal lovers by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. She will work at developing more stories with the subject of "animal rights" in mind. * * * Genre: Flash Fiction | 5,000 words * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.
Carried Away a series of short stories Volume II
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Continue to ride the rails with me as we get to learn a little about the lives of our fellow train passengers. You may notice a few things about this train. It’s bigger and comprised of private compartments of various sizes, most which come with their own bathrooms. Consider this twist literary license. Some of my characters are quite insistent upon their right to privacy
La laguna roja
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 17,780. Language: Spanish. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Las historias de este volumen de relatos poseen una desbordada imaginación de personajes marginados en pos de tesoros, dinero, objetos misteriosos, lujurias, ilusiones, etc, con tal de salir de un mundo inhóspito plagado de escasez y peligros a veces en una Habana fantasiosa o irreal que se asemeja a ciudades latinoamericanas.
Poems from the Pit
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Price: Free! Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Poetry by Kenneth Paul Jones from his novel The Pit of Raeben as well as other similarly dark crevices.