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Weihnachtsmann im Weihnachtsstress
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: German. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
24 amüsante Kurzgeschichten Auch der Weihnachtsmann leidet heute in der Adventszeit unter Stress. Als alter Mann kämpft er mit gesundheitlichen Problemen, der modernen Technik und seinen Mitarbeitern. Ob er sich nun über ein Callcenter ärgert, das Navigationsgerät falsch programmiert ist oder die Bahn liegenbleibt, früher war Weihnachten einfach besinnlicher.
Death Calls
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Price: Free! Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A free collection of short stories, poems and other goodies. Each piece in Death Calls touches on life’s journey, death or dying in Courtney Vail’s own freakish way. Some works are quirky, some funny, some gross, some resonating, but all pretty weird. Enjoy!
9 Tales O' Cats
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
9 short stories of 9 (and sometimes more) cats, often about their 9 lives—or 81 lives altogether, collected in one volume.
Sozzel The Jongleur Halloween Tales
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,750. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sozzel The Jongleur He sits near the bar and strums a song or two on a chilly Halloween night. Suddenly he stops and asks "Would a tale, or maybe a poem, be more suited to this dark night when the veil between this world, and the next, is so very thin?" An eclectic and strange collection of stories and poems by Ken Lehnig PG-14
Monkey Justice: Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Snubnose Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Monkey Justice is the first story collection of Patti Abbott.
The Road UnTraveled
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
An array of selected poems written by Marie Milton. The poems chosen for this book are based on their ability to show the reader where he or she stands in this world; along with their relationship with their fellow man.
Snitched, Snatched
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Series: Dragons of Wendal, Spanish/English. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
When a spell goes wrong, can Zoe unwind it before it’s too late? This e-book contains the short story, “Snitched, Snatched” in English and also the fully translated Spanish version. (Translation by Gustavo Bondoni)
The Day Mel Quit Dreaming and Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An eclectic group of short stories dealing with the disappointment of lost hopes and dreams. Some of the stories are edgy, but all are spirited and entertaining. Eight stories. Quirky characters.
This Week’s Stories (October, Week 1)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Another week, another 21,700 words of the best short fiction you will find anywhere. This is everything (except the erotica) that I have written this week. You'll find tales of espionage, humor, fantasy and much much more in this magazine of magazines. I hope you will find it as enjoyable to read as I found it to write. Thanks!
Book IV: Tender is The Moment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Within is a fine blind of poetry about love, friendship, self awareness, and laughter for the soul. This is Book IV. and it too is stuffed with original poetry by Daniel Lynn Ferguson. "I just want to thank all of you who I have encountered in this realm we call life, for inspiring me to express my feelings in words that flow from me like rivers flow into the ocean of life."
The Rise & Fall of Basskick
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Series: The Prodigal Sons. Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"The year I turned forty was the year it hit me at last that I wasn't going to make it as a rock star." Getting old is a nasty realization to have to make. But when our hero small-town buddies got together to form a hard-rock band a decade and a half ago, they had something. A kind of magic. Can they grab that magic again, years later? A follow-on to the novel The Prodigal Sons (also an ebook).
Small Magic: Collected Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,360. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
"Polson is a master of the flash fiction form..." - A Story a Day Keeps the Boredom Away Small Magic collects 73 stories, quick jabs of less than one-thousand words each which draw blood. Love, horror, fantasy, crime, magical realism, science fiction... Small Magic has a little bit of everything.
Waking Up Dead
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Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Jake Bradclaw had been struggling with unemployment. The stress from being rejected by every job he applied for along with his wife being the only provider for the household, was getting to him. One day, Jake wakes up to find his wife and daughter gone. When they do not return home, he seeks out to find them only to discover the horrifying truth...
Dark Matters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Bruce Boston's Bram Stoker Award Winning 30th book of poetry collects 49 poems, six of them appearing here for the first time. Includes reprints from Asimov's SF Magazine, Chizine, The Pedestal Magazine, The Rhysling Anthology, Space and Time, Strange Horizons, and other leading genre and literary publications. Beautifully illustrated by Daniele Serra.
Gorilla, My Dreams
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A comedy set in David Brin’s Uplift Universe. In the distant future, chimpanzees and dolphins have been uplifted to starfaring status -- and are helping humans choose the next species for uplift, when powerful alien starships arrive to wipe out all life on Earth.
First Hand of the Night: A Collection of Five Early Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What happens when Pandora finally catches evil ... in a suitcase? Can a zombie find love? Be there at the end of the universe when something new shines through the desolation. Take a journey through the odd and the fantastic in this collection of five stories delving from science fiction to slipstream, through urban fantasy and standard fantasy -- with a twist.
Cat's Cradle: A Regency Novella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Regency Novella A cat and her kittens...a lonely widow and her sons...a gambler who has won a manor house.
Hornets & Others
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Series: Orangefield, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,620. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The things that live in the Earth... A haunted computer... A fragrant flower that signals the end of the human race... Billy the Kid's killer beginnings--in the womb... Here, then, are 17 remarkable horror stories by Stoker Award winner, World Fantasy, British Fantasy and International Horror Guild Award finalist Al Sarrantonio.
Horror: 1 to 4 (Collection)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Death in the night. Warm redness fills the hot summer air with a trickle of dew like droplets of life ended early. The screams will burn the air as the monster we all fear comes into the light for one brief taste of the agony of life. Things have gone very, very wrong. In the end, only one will survive, but who and how? "Thrillingly mysterious. Max the hurt." (Contains 2 Stories.)
Red Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Red Moon Slices of Life are fragments torn from the daily lives of side characters of the novel Red Moon’s Reflection. They are not full stories; their only goal is to show the characters more in detail and serve as a teaser (if you haven’t read Red Moon’s Reflection) or an extra (if you have read it).