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A Class Act
Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A CLASS ACT IS A FREE SHORT STORY From Best Selling Author, Pete Howells A group of ‘behaviourally disturbed’ teenagers are about to begin “The Trial” as part of their GCSE Speaking and Listening assessment. Despite never having read Romeo and Juliet, Liverpool Jack is determined to give his A* performance as Lawrence Friar…
A Father's Gift: Stories From Our Past
Series: A Father's Gift: Stories From Our Past, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of sixteen short stories that have been passed down from my father and mother. Some are true accounts about the history of my family, while others are strange, even frightening, and a few that will make you laugh. Enjoy! Update: New Low price and Volume Two will be released Fall 2013.
Sozzel the Jongleur 3 Strange Reflections
Series: Sozzel The Jongleur 3 Strange Reflections. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,930. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
The Jongleur walked through the ale house door once again into the dim and din. Here the Storyteller was acknowledged and urged on and on. He felt anxious but well prepared to offer some strange reflections, stories and poetry to puzzle, shock, and entertain.He climbed upon the stage and yelled out 'Sozzel the Jongleur'. Strange tales, poetry, and a play. PG_14 Adult themes.
War Memorial: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story of the Civil War, approximately 6,500 words long—the story of a young girl’s experiences in the days surrounding the fateful battle of Gettysburg, which force her to examine her own heart and show her the face of war in a way she could not have understood before.
Life is Good
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,300. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Trapped children. Trapped seniors. Trapped dolls. Lost parents, lost pasts, lost futures. A nightmare, a fairy tale, a final visit. Life is Good is the first short story collection by Montreal author John B. Dutton.
Necessary Evil: A Collection of Horror Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Necessary Evil contains the terrifying "Oded the Merciless" (previously published in audio format at Pseudopod) and more horror stories including "To Feed the Hungry," "Nature Boy," "Cold Comfort," "Red Tide," and "Necessary Evil." -- "Spine-tingling stories and spooky characters await anyone about to read Necessary Evil." -- Night Owl Reviews TOP PICK
Whispers in the Shadows Vol IV
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Whispers in the Shadows returns with a fifth instalment of 20 short stories. Including: Simple Confession: She’ll confess, that’s what she’ll do, that’s what you’re supposed to do right? Tell God and he’ll forgive you? Unfortunately for her, it isn’t that easy.
A Dusted Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes even the naughty ones are allowed to come back home again. Bonus Poem: "Emotion Go Round"
Four Nine Zero Nine Eight
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Things that I have learned over the years that have helped in rough seasons of life. Humor to make us laugh. Something to challenge your thoughts and stir your emotions.
In Reverse and other stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The lily, Self-portrait, Heaven on Earth and 7 bonus stories exclusively for this anthology .
Mid-Life Moments
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,520. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Blue Button Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.00 from 1 review)
Stories of a group of characters who are all facing changes in their lifestyles in mid-life and how they deal with the situations in which they find themselves.
Lunar Tales - an anthology
Price: Free! Words: 25,070. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Lunar Tales anthology is a collection of five speculative short stories set on Earth's Moon. Includes Dream Soldiers, Philatelist's Gold, Old Wounds, OtherPlace, and Tag-Alongs. BONUS: Read the first three chapters of the moon-centered action-adventure novel RUFUS QUINCE: BOUNTY HUNTER - DREAMS OF A FOOL, included at the end of this entertaining volume.
Unrelated: A Selection of Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mashups
A selection of five unrelated short stories. In Unrelated, read about a stranded soul in Expanse, while a busy Gargoyle who tells what he sees over time. Meeting Pope Gregory, a fictional Pontiff. A Rusty Chain brings memories for one man. And Top Floor is anything but! Read each one and discover your favorite. Read again and discover something new.
The Day I Died
Price: $2.57 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Have you ever wondered what happens when you die? Ten stories, ten characters, who each tell you what happened to them on the day they died. Full of emotion, shock, love and hope...
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Two)
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,410. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Coffee break sized stories including gentle humour, a touch of sci fi, a smidgen of romance and an air of mystery. Stories include The Running Boy, The Magician's Cabinet, The Turing Test and The Case of the Missing Spray Cleaner. Short stories ideal for lulling you to sleep at bedtime or reading on the train on your way to work.
Whispers in the Shadows Vol V
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,170. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Whispers in the Shadows returns with a fifth instalment of 20 short stories. Including: Heaven Falls. Dustin and Janice moved to a small town based around a shitty tourist attraction. Janice cheated and abandoned Dustin in the unwelcoming town and it seems that people are slowly disappearing.
Man Theory and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Three fun, quick reads from Sassy Writer Vicki Batman "Ouch" - Who knew a yoga class would be so dangerous...and romantic? "Man Theory" - When a geeky co-worker espouses his theory on love, a friend risks her heart. "Tommy and the Teacher" - A young boy steals from the school’s book fair causing interesting possibilities to arise.
Writing On The Walls 1
Series: Writing On The Walls. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
John wakes up in a dark corridor with no apparent way out. Donna drops her bagel on the train platform and romance ensues. Emily is making up all the rules to her own game, and the Farmer is about to have a very bad day. Writing on the Walls is a collection of thirteen pieces of funny, cute, strange, romantic and suspenseful very short fiction. It's a little of this and a little of that.
OCR is Not the Only Font
Series: Flash Fiction Month. Price: Free! Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Silly, surreal and sometimes serious, these thirty-one very short stories cover a vast range of subjects and themes. Written entirely during July 2012, these flash fiction pieces are accompanied by a deeply unscientific analysis of the challenge that spawned them: to write thirty-one stories in thirty-one days.
The Winged Things
Price: Free! Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A hellfire sky. Winged things prowling. Meagan just wants to finish watching a creature feature on TV, but a strange apocalypse interrupts. In her words: "Mayhem took over." A group of survivors must decide: stay put, or take a chance and seek sanctuary in the nearest church. NOTE: "The Winged Things" is available as part of the compilation "Now You'll Never Know: A Collection of Strange Stories."