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Just Passing Through
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(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.
Huntbrother
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An old story: Girl who must marry for duty falls in love with boy who cannot fulfill that duty. The boy goes away to war, and war takes him; he never returns. But this story is slightly different. The boy was given leave to return, in the casement of his god’s flesh, and the girl, leave to spend one night with him. The night was glorious. The morning was terrible. And after? This story.
Notes From The Hermit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This book was created out of love for short stories. Somewhere along the way of growing up I realized that people like to read about things they have no control over or things they wished they had though of first. Well, I wasn’t first to think of a book of short stories, I sure as hell hope I succeeded in creating one. Here, you'll find a variety of tales. Some chilling. Some
Eleven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: 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.
a world of love and envy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,160. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Kathy Handley’s readers enter her debut collection and discover rich and unique pictures of longing and disappointment in broad landscapes from California to Boston to Ireland. The stories span decades. They are raw and real and not an imitation of reality but a portrait of it.
The Cruel Edges of the World: 13 Tales of Intrigue & Redemption
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: 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)
Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Dangereye Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(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.
Dregs of Society
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
In this second collection, DREGS OF SOCIETY, we see a different side of Laimo, one filled with personal terrors that don't rely on made-up monsters or other supernatural entities to frighten. Here, the horrors are quiet, discreet, born of human mind and soul. Psychological. The stories travel many roads: dark, light, simple, intricate, all laden with genuine frights.
Uneasy Living
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A collection of short stories involving abandonment, grief, loss, and betrayal
Lênh Đênh Qua Cửa Thần Phù
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: Vietnamese. Published: July 7, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Dương Nghiễm Mậu Lênh Đênh Qua Cửa Thần Phù Tập truyện vừa Copyrighted by Dương Nghiễm Mậu Published by Kệ Sách eBook Publishing Center - 2011 ISBN: 978-1-4524-2068-4
Restless Highways
Series: World of Darkness short stories, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
(3.83 from 12 reviews)
Venture once again into the world of darkness with these 23 short stories that are sure to make your heart race. Featuring Black Days And White Knights, a brand new never-seen-before companion story to Weaver of Darkness.
To the Left of the Microwave
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,570. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Whitepoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The eclectic characters in this collection of ten tales contend with the classic, American quest after freedom. The women in these stories grapple with greed in 1980s New York, tangle with an Indiana abortion clinic surrounded by protesters, and succumb to a wacky adventure with a scientist who thinks he’s losing his mind in California.
The NOIR Issue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011 by Buttontapper Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - 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.
Loch Ness Tales Legends and Recipes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 14 reviews)
A fascinating insight into a land of legend and myth. In this book, you will join the salmon poacher of yesteryear and meet the Loch Ness Monster. You will cook and feast on steaming haggis and clootie dumplings.Taste the home made whisky and host a Burns supper.Sing and discover the meanings of songs and relive events from Scotland’s past. A wondrous portrait of a disappearing way of life.
Short but Sweet
Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: 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.
Odd Little Miracles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,630. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Splashdown Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Follow Fred Warren through the twists and turns of twenty-two bizarre tales, where odd is commonplace, little things make all the difference, and miracles are everywhere, if you know where to look... Do the impossible. Change the future. Save the world. All you need is one odd little miracle.
Strange Ghosts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Equal parts riveting and stirring, Carter takes a staple of campfires and rainy nights – the ghost story – into surprising new territory in this collection. No gore or gratuitous splatter here – these tales are meant to raise the hairs on the back of the neck and leave the reader feeling quietly discomfited hours after reading. "Carter's writing is on target." - Publishers Weekly.
Raised By White Trash
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,560. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Essay » Author profile
True, dark and hilarious stories about a boy in rural Missouri in the 1970's and his ordeals with parents, teachers, siblings and porn. If you come away from reading this book knowing more about yourself and how to get along in the world around you then you read it wrong!