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Human Needs and Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The four stories in this collection explore the vagaries of intimate human relationships.
Coffee 'n' Cake Short Stories
Price: $1.47 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: British English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A heartwarming short story collection about love, life and happy endings.
Save a Prayer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015 by Soul's Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Former Hollywood party girl Nikki Ashburne sees ghosts—in fact, many of them are her friends. Okay, they’re kind of her only friends. Most ghosts stick around because they’re happy here and have no desire to move on. So when she encounters a trapped and, quite frankly, batshit insane member of the formerly living, she’s driven to help…even though she hasn’t a clue how.
Toys of Misfortune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of ten short stories depicts the tragedy caused by unrequited love, death, disease, abuse, adversity, discrimination, addiction and mental illness. While illustrating the emotional turmoil that people in these situations face, these stories also serve as reminders that every human life has great significance and every hardship we face has its purpose.
Маленькие Рассказы о Жизни
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: Russian. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Маленькие рассказы о жизни: Russian Edition
Mistaken Identities
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,460. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Identity is a slippery thing. Not everyone is who they say they are, or who they think they are. Five stories that examine the possibilities.
Journeys into Darkness and Light
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An emotional short story collection that sets tragic characters against terrible odds. Most of them triumphed over their despair, or accepted their demise with superhuman courage.
Epiphany – Stories, Essays, and Meditations on Animals
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,610. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Animals, wild and domestic, and the people who love them enliven Callen’s writings. Ranging in style and tone from mystical to personal, from funny vignettes to unsentimental explorations of why we together form the fabric of life, each selection provides a deeper sense of our interconnectedness in this fragile Earth tapestry. We needn’t look to the stars to know we are not alone in the cosmos.
Saving Grace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The second story in the Ten Random Sentences Series. In this story, three pals save a girl from a horrible life of cruelty.
Early Days, Volume I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A collection of short stories, poetry and flash fiction from early in Trick Barrett's writing career, the tales in Early Days, Volume I detail love and emotion.
Urban
Price: Free! Words: 31,140. Language: Malay. Published: April 22, 2015 by Buku Fixi. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Malay-language collection of short stories by Azrin Fauzi, inspired by the souls of 16 cities and towns in Malaysia. Printed as a limited-edition paperback and also available as a free ebook.
Arduous Task
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
It is the story of the inner workings of a truth and reconciliation committee, when a man charged with hacking a baby in half (and admittedly guilty) is forced to confront the mother of the baby in an effort to seek reconciliation and forgiveness. He prostrates himself in front of her as he explains that he joined the rebels to avenge the killing of his own mother. The twist in the story ...
The Alleyway and other Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Alleyway and other Short Stories - The eight short stories in this collection are mostly dark pieces exploring futility, isolation, deception, and lost love. An extract from one of the the author's novels, 'A Place Somewhere' is included at the end.
Book of Diverse Writings - Volume I
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 42,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
As the title implies, this book contains diverse writings separated by categories: short stories, essays, anecdotes and trivia that can be read in three minutes each or less. Hidden, the featured crime mystery can be read in about thirty minutes. Plots center on abductions, astronauts, drones, hole punch clouds, magical, mystical; pirates, tall tales, etc. Themes abound for unique readers' tastes.
Rock's Dogs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,580. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
This volume includes three previously published collections: Guard Dog?, Watch Dog?, Vegan Dog?, and the new Kitchen Dog?, with a total of twelve stories involving characters in the Mudflat Magic series. The Mudflat neighborhood is made up of people with undependable magic, if any. The smash wizard’s dogs are are all loveable but also undependable. And then there are the cats.
12+1: Twelve Short Thrillers and a Play
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From internationally-acclaimed author Raymond Benson, “12 + 1” is a collection of previously published mysteries, thrillers, science fiction, and fantasy, all told with wry humor and in the spirit of The Twilight Zone--plus some unpublished works such as “The Heart of Erzulie,” “Fortunata-697,” and the stage play “Second Chance.”
The First Prophetical
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by aois21 publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An absorbing book of poems and short stories that various readers describe as "hypnotic" and "brilliant." Only a psychologist can weave so many emotions into a single piece of work that goes from the shock of a O'Henryesque tale to the lilting poetry of a desert song to the thrill of a “detective” story.
Beach Apples
Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Beach Apples is a collection of short stories, contemporary, mystery, and science fiction, all with an Australian flavour. From a walk on the beach, to fire-fighting in the Adelaide Hills, to a refugee’s story, some stories will put a smile on your face, while others will fire your imagination.
La Ronda di Capodanno e Altri Disastri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: Italian. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Avventure urbane, suburbane e surreali nel mondo apparentemente tranquillo di un bonario trentenne particolarmente incline alla catastrofe. Un allegro campionario di piccoli e grandi disastri e dilemmi esistenziali, di frammenti di vita immaginata, temuta, e almeno in parte anche vissuta.
On the Edge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,980. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Cathy presents her fifth book of short fiction, another book written mainly for women. Forty-three entertaining short stories. Stories about women - women you’ll either love or hate, confused women, women you’ll shed tears with. Tales of ghosts and other supernatural beings. Yarns about strange youngsters and forbidden treats.