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Deception & Betrayal
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Series: Once Upon a Song. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Many things are not what they seem. In the land of Obyra, kingdoms fight for power and supremacy. Friend turns on friend, and lovers are not to be trusted. In this collection of stories, delve into deep, dark secrets that we hold dear. What makes one betray his kingdom when another gives his life to save it? When is it okay to hide the truth? Is it ever truly safe to follow your dreams?
A Door in the Mirror
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Price: Free! Words: 43,660. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Collected Short Fiction 2010-2014. These nine short stories explore a wide spectrum of ideas, ranging from religious freedom to economic deprivation to the dark turbulence of masculine sexuality.
Trouble is My Client
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Series: Benny Cahill, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,690. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Benny Cahill is back. After getting involved in a crooked horse race in Don't Look a Gift Horse in the Mouth, the cynical and wise-cracking private detective returns in four never before published short mysteries. These noir stories are inspired by the author's love of Old Time Radio shows. This collection includes a foreword by Theresa Linden, author of Chasing Liberty.
Fairy Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An anthology of fairy tales, including both original tales and retellings of The Shoes That Were Dance To Pieces and Beauty And The Beast.
The Blood Kiss
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Following his first two acclaimed collections, The Dark Country and Red Dreams, Etchison's much-anticipated third volume of wildly original stories continues to redefine modern horror. From the freeway off-ramps of Los Angeles to the darkest passages of the human heart, these are the visions of a writer whose imagination knows no boundaries.
Lonely People
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Price: Free! Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories that together paint a powerful portrait of America in the second half of the Twentieth century. The first in the Portrait of America series. The people in these stories explore love and power at every age and in every kind of relationship: between parents and children, lovers, warriors, artists, and more.
Dust In Corners
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
DUST IN CORNERS is a collection of short fictional stories that contain exactly 100 words. These stories are known as Drabbles and they are a fascinating genre of fiction that offer a quick read for those that have a busy schedule. Some make wonderful sense and others really get your imagination that workout that it has been missing even longing for.
Eighteen Weeks of Tweets
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Series: Tweets by @C_Brand_Author, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The sequel to Seven Weeks of Tweets and Nine Weeks of Tweets! A collection of 46 #vss tweets from @C_Brand_Author. #vss is the hashtag for 'very short stories'. There are several different prompts tweeted daily or weekly on twitter by different people. Some invite poetry as well as very short stories and some have a word limit.
Sunset Tales
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: American English. Published: November 23, 2014 by IFWGPublishingAustralia. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
It is a tradition in Nigeria for stories to be told at sunset. Sometimes the stories concern the supernatural and intend to raise goosebumps. Biola Olatunde, poet, screenwriter and novelist, provides 6 such tales but with an added twist. Each of her stories are insightful studies of aspects of Nigerian society - superstition, sexism, prejudice. 6 short stories totalling 10,000 words.
Romance Away
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,630. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A Collection of Romantic Tales by Linda White Francis. Featuring: Brooklyn's T-Bird Man, Vacation For Desire, Cruise For Desire, The Ghost and Mrs. Dunn and Merry Christmas, India Stone.
Stories from the Heartland
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
16 unforgettable, complete stories that will intrigue, delight and move you! By an award-winning journalist and author.
Fiction River: Past Crime
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,480. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Laws change from culture to culture, decade to decade. Strange laws make criminals of ordinary citizens. Like the Massachusetts woman whose brother asks her for help, slave hunters at his heels. Or the Chinese immigrant who finds himself in the middle of a crooked game of Fan Tan. Or the Native American detective searching New York’s Stonewall Bar for a ratfink during a world-changing riot.
Beyond the Briar: A Collection of Romantic Fairy Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,010. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Four fairy tales are retold in radical new ways in this collection of romantic novelettes for young adult readers. In a tower in the desert, a young man is imprisoned by the lengths of his enchanted hair; a travelling storyteller is compelled to spin straw into gold; a blacksmith strives to reach his trapped sweetheart; and the boy who keeps house for his step-family adores the cobbler's daughter.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 27
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 27” a bright young Chinese boy chooses to go overseas instead of following his father into law and become a Judge. He is given an ultimation or is it a threat? His hard work leads him to rapid promotions but his nativity leads him to his greatest failure – or his greatest learning! What did he learn? Check it out.
The Disturbing Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Nine very short (and very disturbing) tales, all of them with peculiar protagonists...
A Cozy Country Christmas An Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,700. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
An anthology set in the country, all of the stories are about families, love, and the memories, hope and joy that are such an integral part of the holiday season.
The Shining Horrific: A Collection of Short Stories - Volume III
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,420. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Behold, the third installment in 'The Shining Horrific' series of short story collections! Author A.A. Garrison once more transports us to the shadows with his "darkly radiant" brand of the macabre. Adhering to the standard set by the original two books, Garrison takes a passionate, cerebral spin on life's grisly side -- horror that asks questions, and often gets answers.
Only Horses and Fools
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Only Horses and Fools is a charming collection of short stories which takes us on a journey from the wild plains of Argentina to Mark Milbank's beloved yet troubled Zimbabwe and ends up with more trouble when he arrives in England. Some of the stories are autobiographical; others fictional, but each one is entertaining and at times thought provoking.
Songs of a Second World
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,370. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Buzzword Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Is it possible to live not just one but two lives in parallel? The theme of this anthology is the world behind what we take as reality. These related stories, linked by reappearing characters, are mostly set in the elegant provincial city of Ballarat in Australia. Most have been published in magazines or journals and the collection has won ten literary awards.
Other Worlds: A Collection of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Epic Silliness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The new Science Fiction and fantasy anthology from the author of The Starhawk Chronicles, ranging from the serious to the silly.