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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.
Midnight Kiss: Three Romantic New Year’s Eve Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
New Year’s Eve is a time for new beginnings, but also for reflecting on the past year; what we’ve achieved, what we’ve lost… who we’ve loved – or wanted to love. Midnight Kiss is a collection of three romantic short stories that capture the essence of New Year’s Eve, the bittersweet expectation of something new mixed with the fond remembrance of something old.
French Fries and Flamethrowers: Nine More Disturbing Short Stories about the Darker Side of Human Nature. Vol. 3
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,920. Language: British English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In an old apartment building, a group of people go about their night like any other. However, tonight is different, tonight all their lives intertwines. A night, when against all the odds, a series of events unfolds, culminating in a bloodbath. It's a story of love, madness, sexual perversity, stalking, murder, greed, abuse, voyaging, and betrayal – it's a complete massacre.
Festival of the Saint (The Thrillseekers: Cadets of Gauntlet #2)
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Series: The Thrillseekers: Cadets of Gauntlet. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This is a short story of approximately 15,000 words. Nerris, Dist and Jhareth have gotten themselves in a fix this time. Just a month after starting at the fighting school Gauntlet, they're sent to muck out Lord Feigh's stables as a punishment. They picked the wrong day to get in trouble.
Three Simple Ways to Wipe Out Mankind
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,390. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Not all stories have happy endings... Not all endings are new beginnings...
The Loner Stands Tall
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Price: Free! Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three short stories that focus on the importance of living for yourself. Kunal refuses to give his crops for charity to the neighboring drought hit village. But the government forces him otherwise. 'Indignated Robbery' shows how Kunal fights against the society to get his crops back. Other stories revolve around placing yourself above others.
The Tyrant of Thorn
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The famous rebel Ilya, after years of traveling the desecrated realm of Thorn and telling tales of hope and rebellion, has been caught. The tyrant of Thorn corners her, forcing her to his castle to meet her death. But soon it becomes apparent that the tyrant has his own secret motivations...The Tyrant of Thorn is a collection of over a dozen stories and poems woven into a larger narrative.
Snow and Wind Chimes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Disappear into the haunted world of ghosts, curses, and lost love in New England. Snow and Wind Chimes and other ghostly tales is sure to make you shiver and wonder, what if?
Crash and Burn: A Men of Crash, Fire and Rescue Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Crash, Fire and Rescue marine Dane Roberts loves his job—but he never expected his latest rescue to be a blast from his own past. Military pilot Laura Jo Dawson hasn’t stopped running since high school and her one night with the sexy quarterback. But when her jet crashes and Dane rescues her, spending time in the arms of her sexy rescuer looks better and better...
An Unquiet Calm: A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: British English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of five short works of character-driven speculative fiction.
El erudito y el jardín
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 60,310. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2014 by Ediciones La Rana. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Con El erudito y el jardín. Anécdotas, cuentos y relatos de José Rojas Garcidueñas se inauguró la colección Clásicos de Guanajuato de Ediciones La Rana, la cual alberga obra de escritores guanajuatenses cuya trayectoria intelectual ha trascendido en el desarrollo cultural de nuestro estado.
The Law & the Heart: Speculative Stories to Bend the Mind and Soul
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,420. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Exploring the seams where humanity and technology, society and individuality intersect, Nebula- and Sturgeon-nominated author Kenneth Schneyer presents thirteen mind-bending, thought-provoking tales of near and far futures that will amuse, amaze, and unsettle. These stories confront the question of just what makes and keeps us human.
Similar Differences
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Welcome to my second collection of short stories. Here you will meet children playing dressing up, a single mother meeting the father of her son, a Canadian who has unexpectedly inherited a large English house and farm, a concert pianist who must decide if it is time to stay home a little more, and others whose lives have come to decision points.
A Sweet, Little Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014 by Paper Crane Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this collection, you'll find works mostly from my high school years, exploring an array of genres. You'll learn about my younger self--both child and teen--who made me the woman I ma today. It all started with a notebook, a pencil, words of encouragement, and a sweet, little dream.