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Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 24
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Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 24” an attractive, well educated, unmarried Chinese girl has a good job, her own home, but no boyfriend. Has being born a twin or being too successful or being a “left-over woman”, affected her life? What has she learnt? Check it out.
Lovers & Fighters, Starships & Dragons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,130. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Century-spanning life spans. Biohacking. Personality modification technology. Tom Purdom began his writing career over fifty years ago, and for the last twenty, he's been roving space and time with an acclaimed string of stories in Asimov's Science Fiction magazine. Settle back with twelve of his best portraits of all-too-human characters coping with the challenges of the future.
The Other Alice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Quantum mechanics, non-Euclidean space, the realm of dreams, and more await you in this collection of four flash-fiction tales (fewer than 1,000 words each). Contains 'The Other Alice', 'The Box', 'Alleys', and 'Dreaming of Borges'. Mysterious worlds and poetic prose await.
Gerald's Tale
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Series: Let Me Clear My Throat - Short Stories, One at a Time, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
Springing out of the upcoming, soon to be released novel, My Super Midlife Crisis – a story of super powered, costumed crime fighters called Mighties – Gerald’s Tale focuses on Gerald Farnsworth III and what may have driven him to become the Shadow Fox. The fifth in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday’s Gold.
Sex and Violence in Zero-G: The Complete "Near Space" Stories, Expanded Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 211,870. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
All the stories of Allen Steele's award-winning "Near Space" series—now in an expanded and revised second edition! Includes the Hugo Award-winning novella "The Death of Captain Future" and the Hugo Award-winning novelette "The Emperor of Mars."
The Catalpa Trees, and other stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of stories by what may be the oldest young author in America. Jeff Rice's five short stories examine people's attitudes about their relationships, and the role sex plays, even in supposedly non-sexual friendships. Inspired by such noted authors as Hemingway, Atwood, and Chandler, these stories are about fully-formed people who are willing to only partially reveal themselves.
Forgotten Tomorrows
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,070. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The first volume of short stories by the author of “Residuum” and “Biome”. From SF thrillers to dark fantasy, from a new creation myth to the disturbing instructions on how to use your new anti-abuse device – these are stories designed to amuse, horrify and anger you.
Musings - Thoughts & Reflections on Life, Love & Surviving Heartache (Chapbook of Poetry, Sonnets & Short Stories)
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: Australian English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The author shares a personal collection of poetry, sonnets & short stories with themes of love, life, heartache and survival together with images of the author’s original artwork selected to match the text. Angst mixed with uplifting & hopeful. 25% of each sale of this chapbook will be donated to assist AnimalsAsia continue their work in eradicating the hideous practice of Bear Bile Farming
C.M. Simpson: Short Stories and Poems from 2013 - Remnants to Recent Years (1988-2012)
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Series: The Simpson Annals, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: Australian English. Published: June 21, 2014 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
This year’s anthology consists of all the short stories and poems that I created, or discovered in my files and rewrote in 2013, regardless of whether or not they were released. The tales are taken from completed anthologies, and anthologies to come, from my blog, and from my notebooks. Most are published, but some are yet to be released.
Um Toque de ... (antologia)
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You set the price! Words: 12,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
O amor está presente em todo o tipo de gestos e acções. No cuidado com que se evita tocar um assunto sensível; Na forma como se fica a ver o outro dormir; Numa conversa à beira mar; Num post-it colorido; Num lugar vazio no restaurante; Numas mãos entrelaçadas ao som das ondas; Num jantar fracassado; Numa noite solitária; Numa negação. Mas nem sempre o amor resulta em felicidade ... (antologia)
Barbed Wire Hookers And Other Stories
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
BARBED WIRE HOOKERS AND OTHER STORIES is a collection of thirteen short stories that explore the struggles of those on the ragged edge of existence, whether the protagonist is a prostitute in the deserts of Nevada, a young American about to be sacrificed by the military industrial complex, or a corbina in the pounding surf of Todos Santos, Baja del Sur. Mysteries of life mingled with humor.
Chosen Mates (Beasts of the Bay Bundle)
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Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Selkie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
The San Francisco Bay Area has a long history of hosting a diverse paranormal population. Yet amidst power struggles and supernatural threats, love still finds a way. This collection brings together three intertwined stories of modern women and the powerful shifter men who love them.
How About ... Variety Smack?
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Series: Let Me Clear My Throat - Short Stories, One at a Time, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
Harold and Steeven want to build a web comic together ... if only Steeven can stop thinking of bacon, and Harold can stop from killing Steeven. The fourth in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday's Gold.
Wrong Turn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This is a short story-- Nancy Emerson is back in Craggs Station. She's not a prodigal daughter after being responsible for the death of the town's favorite son, but she needs closure and Craggs Station is the only place she'll find it. When she discovers a plate of oatmeal-raisin cookies on her doorstep, her life changes as she finally finds someone who believes her story.
A Death of Convenience and Other Short Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
S. M. Senden offers an eclectic collection of short stories taking the reader on a journey through the haunted terrors of working a graveyard shift, to a customer service center where the bonds of friendship reach as deadly climax, of two women who find what they believe is their perfect man, one brings joy, the other a deadly secret.
Pregnant with Ideas
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
These tales by Eric Stringer range from the merely odd to the fantastic, from the tragic to the magical. This collection provides a very satisfying, if extremely unusual, reading experience. The reader will remember these stories.
The Bus
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Series: Let Me Clear My Throat - Short Stories, One at a Time, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(3.00 from 1 review)
Zane's paranoia has been growing, and now he has a gun. The third in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday's Gold.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 23
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 23” Michael, a teacher, is fascinated by the reason a female student from Northern India has come to New Zealand where she enjoyed living in a small rural city. This short story sets out the brutal challenges facing women from India where traditional rural practices still dominate, giving men undue power over females.
The War Within
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is the first short story of the collection that I'll be publishing shortly. The story is based on the emotions and mental turmoil of a young man.
Ride Along
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Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
After getting beaten by his girlfriend’s brother, thirteen year old Tudu joins the gym to build muscles and take revenge. He believes his determination can make up for his small size. 'Ride Along' contains three stories that say how men at times bite off more than they can chew.