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Brooklyn Bites: A Pickle & Carrot Cake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The fifth and sixth stories in the Brooklyn Bites series, A Pickle & Carrot Cake look at the discomfort often caused by speaking the truth. In A Pickle, a woman pressures a man to reveal more about himself, but she is ultimately unable to handle what he reveals. In Carrot Cake, a woman prepares a Lebanese feast for her family and cannot begin to predict the uncomfortable reaction she elicits.
The Muse and Other Stories of History, Mystery, and Myth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,870. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Historical » General
A single-author collection of thirteen short stories exploring the mystery, magic, and myth of history. Twelve were especially commissioned for print theme anthologies (and three of those were reprinted in “Best Of” anthologies). One was published in Realms of Fantasy Magazine. The collection includes Author’s Notes and an essay on writing short historical mystery.
Anthology of Evil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,930. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The tales in this anthology examine the many forms of Evil. Evil is in our relationships, on the streets we travel, in the news, and in our entertainment. At times it's right in front of us and we don't even recognize it. No matter what the circumstances, Evil surrounds us in our daily lives. Evil. It is all around us. It takes many forms. It patiently waits. Choose your next step well...
Seicentonovanta anni dopo e altri racconti
Price: Free! Words: 11,790. Language: Italian. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Tredici racconti premiati (e non) scritti tra il 2004 e il 2011. Decine di protagonisti diversi, da un emulo di Benjamin Button a un vampiro per non parlare di Michelangelo, Leonardo e Galileo che litigano a un tavolo del Bar Centrale. Un viaggio che va dal regno di Ade al Paradiso passando per ospedali, marciapiedi e strade di campagna. In poche parole "690 anni e altri racconti". Buona lettura!
Daniel und Ismael - Schwule Liebesgeschichten
Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: German. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Daniel und Ismael - begegnen sich, als beide von Familienfeiern fliehen. Daniel findet auf den ersten Blick Gefallen an dem hübschen Ismael, doch die Familie des schüchternen Jungen gehört einer Sekte an, die mit Schwulsein so gar nichts im Sinn hat. Diese Erzählung wird ergänzt von vier Kurzgeschichten.
Wyrd Hunt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,080. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
a collection of pagan/paranormal stories and tales. some funny, some not so.
Young Dan and HORROR-able People
Price: Free! Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of true stories, starting seventy years ago in 1941. I was four years old, starting school. The teacher turned school into the house of horror for me. The big kids were a bad bunch, that made it worse. I never got over the fear of going to school. This takes you though my years of school and tells you how I handled, the teachers and the bullies. Learning grammar at 75 years old.
Bayou Blues and Other Sorrows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
"Bayou Blues and Other Sorrows" is a collection of eight short stories and eight poems touching on issues that all may face at one time or another, from lost love to life changing crossroads to moments of pure happiness.
Ancient Tales, Modern Legends
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,310. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ancient Tales, Modern Legends, a short story collection by Ted William Gross presents the reader with engaging and thought-provoking stories spanning the ages. Covering subjects of love, loss, pain, desire, need, frustration and hope these stories are meant to entertain as well leave an indelible impression upon the reader. Some of these stories can be purchased individually in E-Book format.
Disintegration Visions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sometimes it’s not what you say, but how you say it. Crawford Award-nominated fantasy author J.M. McDermott says it with aliens, magical frogs and the Berlin wall. Share his discoveries in nature, bug-infested basements and visions of death. Visions of the future. Visions of forgotten pasts.  It's all here in J.M. McDermott's powerful collection of dark fantasy and horror from Apex Publications.
Painted Ponies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by Each Voice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the course of life, it is often not the big events that define us, but the quite small moments that end up shaping who we are. A boy is changed by a simple tradition that bound his widowed mother and the father no longer with them. A father comes close to losing his son and rethinks his own life. A prisoner finds hope in the face of hopelessness. Minor chords in the songs of life. 9473 words.
The Village on the Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Parkrow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Delightful stories of childhood in an English village in the fenland.
Gnawing the Bone: Dog Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What is your dog thinking? What puts a smile on his face? In this collection of dog fiction, dogs speak their minds in that straightforward manner only dogs have. They want to know why we do what we do. Why are humans obsessed with sex? Some of the dogs are from around the corner, others from the farthest reaches of the galaxy—and some even live on an Earth where dogs are the dominant species.
Vienna, USA
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,670. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Vienna is a small Midwestern town like a hundred others, but if you look closely, it has its stories: the reporter who survives a lightning strike, the grandfather suffering from ALS, the emotionless bachelor trying to discover what love is. Collected here are five stories from Vienna, where ordinary people encounter the big questions of life.
A Handful of Stories
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Handful of Stories is a collection of ten short stories. These stories reflect the hopes and aspirations of urban India and the young people gravitating towards it. There is passion, frustration, love, rejection, endurance, despair, faith, deception, ambition, tragedy and a host of other emotions in them, which is a microcosm, of life in India.
Round Up At The Burger Bar: Parts 1-5 The Beginning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,530. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This book collects the first five parts of the serial novel Round Up At The Burger bar: The Legend of Trixie Pug. By the year 3333 1/3 massive fast food corporations control the galaxy. Trixie will become the galaxy's 2nd most powerful CEO for a fast food franchise called Heavenly Sky Burger. To read more about Trixie check out the short story, Big Business and the novel Attack of the Lushites.
So Far
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by David Vernon. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
He said, “but I’d like to see more of you.” I nearly laughed. This was the phrase which my girlfriend and I had identified months earlier as an indication that a man might like to see, not just more, but all of you, preferably in bed. Nineteen short stories from master story-teller, Thea Biesheuvel, explore many themes — love, loss, assimilation, war and the resilience of the human spirit
Psychic Skin Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Are you seeking an exciting set of short horror stories? Look no further, Psychic Skin Volume 1 will shock your senses and leave you wanting more. Never before told stories of nightmares, murders, revenge and mystery await you within.
Growing Up Bronx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,020. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is definitely a must-have collection of short stories to complete the canon of H.A. Hargreaves' work.
La Jubilacion del Pirata y otras Leyendas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: Spanish. Published: March 14, 2012 by Jaguar Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Esta es una recopilación de leyendas de todo el mundo. El lector encontrará aquí una amena colección de leyendas desde antiguas hasta urbanas. Algunas son simpáticas, otras son de horror. Este es material que ha circulado de boca en boca y ha crecido hasta tomar vida y forma escrita, bajo la pluma magistral de Bernabé Pérez, conocido columnista, autor de "Cuéntame tu Sueño" y "Leyendas".