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Dead Limbs and Leaves
Price: Free! Words: 37,580. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of a variety of short short stories, and essays that may stir and warm your hearts. Although they may be short, they still bring a powerful message and an enduring ending. The stories are fun with plots that takes the reader on a journey of words fulfilling a message unto an enjoyable evening of reading. It is a short book with high hopes.
Empire Saga
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,560. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
(4.00 from 1 review)
All Six books set in the Space Empire Universe in one volume. From short stories to novelettes to novels, these stories explore the future of persecution, the corruption of godly foundations, the universality of greed and self-interest, and the question of whether the struggle for peace is worth the cost.
Warm und trocken und andere Geschichten
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: German. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Elf unterhaltsame Kurzgeschichten über zwischenmenschliche Probleme. Regine, Mutter von vier Kindern trifft die Geliebte ihres Mannes. Inka und Volker ängstigen sich vor Einbrechern. Maike lernt einen Mann mit ähnlichen Interessen kennen.
Alight Decision
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A tribute to the 9/11 victims What would you do if you were in the twin towers during this catastrophe? We follow Yors thru his ordeal and ultimately a decision that may cost him his life. Word Count: 1229
What to Say to Someone Who's Dying
You set the price! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In this slender volume, Chanel Earl explores the many faces of grief, the grief of children, parents, those set to die, and those left behind. This debut collection of tightly written prose weaves together themes of loss and family as well as the hope peculiar to youth. These stories of acceptance and resolve ask questions about love and the beauty of life.
GRANDPA HATES THE BIRD: The Bird is the Word (Story #2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
When Joseph and Maya show up at The Bird Is the Word pet store, Bird knows he’s finally found the perfect family. Well, almost perfect. They’ve brought Grandpa along with them. Find out the answers to these questions and more in the uproarious second short story in the Grandpa Hates the Bird series! Special Bonus Feature: Flight. Everything you wanted to know about how Bird gets around.
GRANDPA HATES THE BIRD: The Battle Begins (Story #1)
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bird and Grandpa stay home in Massachusetts while Mother, Father, Joseph and Maya head south for a winter holiday. When Grandpa determines to set tropical Bird free in freezing February, Bird must use every bit of bird brain power to outsmart him. Here come Bird and Grandpa in the hilarious first short story in the Grandpa Hates the Bird series!
The North Star is Nearer
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 50,540. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Logan Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Best-selling author Evelyn Eaton wrote a series of light-hearted stories about her life in England, France, and Canada in the years between the wars. Those stories, published in The New Yorker, form the basis for two autobiographical volumes, Every Month was May and The North Star is Nearer. Although the stories were written and published a lifetime ago, their appeal is timeless.
Pen, Paper, Action! - Volume 03
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Heart Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Step into the world of bestselling writer Sonia Rumzi's "Pen, Paper, Action! - Volume 03", six novelettes of entertaining characters, perplexing situations and outright shocking tales of the human condition; stories of what people do to each other. Life.
Pen, Paper, Action! - Volume 02
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Heart Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Step into the world of bestselling writer Sonia Rumzi's "Pen, Paper, Action! - Volume 02", six novelettes of entertaining characters, perplexing situations and outright shocking tales of the human condition; stories of what people do to each other. Life.
Sparrow Swift Action (international intrigue)
Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sparrow and Sally are back. Our PT Pulp Heroes must try to save a new set of good people trapped by a twisted world. This is the second book in the Sparrow Swift series. New stories about Sparrow and Sally's adventures will come out every two weeks.
Will Write SciFi For Food
Series: Will Write SciFi for Food, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,350. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of 13 Christian (and non-Christian but still clean!) short science fiction and fantasy stories from the author Tim Baer.
Around the World in 80 Pages
Price: Free! Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Author Sharon E. Cathcart presents ten short stories of various genres, each taking place in a different location. With subject matter ranging from paranormal to historical fiction, urban fantasy to literary fiction, there is something in this sampler for everyone.
The Big School
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
For many little boys their big brother may be a hero or a villain. Malcolm Dunkley's big brother is our Eric. Plotter of plots, planner of escapades, Eric wages continual war against teachers, bullies and anyone else he thinks he can get the better of without them noticing.
Cocktail: Short Stories about Relationships
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Relationships are like cocktails. Every relationship is a unique labyrinthine melange of emotions, shaken and stirred, and, like each cocktail, has a distinctive flavour and taste. The twenty-seven stories in this collection explore fascinating aspects of modern day relationships: love, romance, sex, betrayal, marriage, parenting and even pet parenting.
The Ditch And Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Unusual stories, unusually told probably sums up this quintet. 'The Ditch' has an unexpected ending, 'Flight' tells the story of a man who's sure his plane's going to be hijacked, and 'Thumb' is a really weird, scary story. Add in a couple of others and what you've got is definitely not a comfortable read, but it'll make you think. It's well worth the effort.
The Stoplight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.00 from 1 review)
Early one morning, a woman decides if she will continue to play by all the rules. A short, short story by the author of The Beach House and the Wading Pool.
Tea. Drums And Speed
Price: Free! Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Six short stories offering a surprising range of topics, this little group sets out to make the reader think a little. They range from deliberate rumour-spreading, the tale of a 1960s pop band, the interesting world of a vicar's wife and her sisters and a sporting tale. Add in a couple of other very short works and the whole becomes worthy of its description – 'thought-provoking'.
Hunger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of 4k words When he first saw the starving foreign child, he was five years old; the next time he saw her, he was six—and she was a ghost. A ghost who came at the start of every Christmas, lingering for twelve days before she once again left him in peace. Why did she choose to haunt him? And what, in the end, must he do to give the the peace they both deserve?
For the Love of God
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A short story of 4.5k words A young Henry. A young Thomas of London. One, by politics, determination, and birth, the King, and one, a commoner, and outsider at Court. We know how their friendship played out, in the end: with the murder of Thomas Beket. But where would the friendship have ended had the murder not occurred, had there been no death in the cathedral?