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Close Encounters
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories exploring some close encounters of the strange kind. Not everybody you meet is who you think they are, and these people have met the unexpected.
Problems
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Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Rob and Em have met at a park, one day, and talked about their problems and nothing else. Though everything must end for a new beginning. Both short and wistful, Matthew Burgos delivers a short story filled with inspiration and reflections about family, love, and life.
Unmasked Secrets (Anthology)
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Price: Free! Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
HOW BIG IS YOUR SECRET? Each story in the anthology reveals characters hiding a secret with devastating consequences. Will their secret be uncovered before it’s too late? Will the secrets destroy them, or can they be saved?
Encroachment
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Series: The Lost Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Everybody wants to rule the world." To Manuel, no truer words have been spoken. As the feisty member of The Elders, Manuel is often chided for his hot temper and diplomatic incompetence. To prove his aptitude to his colleagues, Manuel executes a new type of social warfare to fulfill his wildest dreams, but will his reckless actions derail his chances at achieving his ultimate goal?
Stories from Lone Moon Creek
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Lone Moon Creek brings stories of hearth and home, filled with characters from all cultures and races. Some lead tragic, yet beautiful lives; some lead others astray. Some fight internal battles, only to be saved by unusual circumstances and beliefs. The literary, conversational tales provide profound messages to the open-hearted. But overall, the hand of is God working, in His mysterious ways.
Shorts
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Price: Free! Words: 20,640. Language: British English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories, poems and 'other scribblings' by Sian Turner. Read 'Hot Under the Collar,' a tale of jealousy and its consequences, 'Poor Law,' the story of young Will Thompson's life in a 1903 Cottage Home (or workhouse for children) and what happens when he is unjustly accused of theft, plus other stories, poems and what the author describes as 'other scribblings.'
Rotten
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In Rotten, Mike begins to uncover what makes his father-in-law such a threat. His investigation takes him all the way to rural Dublin, Ireland and back. What he learns will shock and challenge him by placing his sense of values in conflict with his survival instinct. Will Mike make the right choice? Or is every option open to him already Rotten?
Spoiled
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Price: Free! Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What if you had enough money to get whatever you wanted, from the time you were a child? Would it corrupt you, or could you learn how to lead a good life?
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 28
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Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A young Chinese boy has to decide what visa to apply for so he can stay in New Zealand. His decision makes him the youngest person to gain an Investor Visa in New Zealand and his father transfers a huge amount of money to him to invest. His father is too busy to help him so he has to make all the applications and investment decisions himself! Was he successful?
Baby Sings The Boos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In each of these original Boo and Baby stories from the author of The Cowboy's Baby and Talking To The Dead Guys, something always goes wrong. These tales introduce you to two of the quirkiest animals that Texas has ever seen. There's singing involved here somewhere. It says so right in the title. You're going to enjoy their screwball adventures, and you're going to laugh.
One Day
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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When Folk-Pop singer Mason Trent meets a stranger while waiting for a bus, he finds answers from her that clears the blurs of his career. This is an inspirational story about how two people facing different problems can lighten each other's burdens.
Imaginary Friends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
‘Imaginary Friends’ is a book of engaging and insightful short stories by M D Curzon, the author of ‘Anticipation’. 'Imaginary Friends' includes the title story and a dozen others, from the experimental juvenilia of 'Space Stations and Weather Balloons' through to the beautifully refined 'One Thing in Light of Another'.
Another Five Romantic Reads
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Do you love short stories? 'Another Five Romantic Reads' is Kris's second anthology. All have either been contest winners or finalists, or published in mass-circulation magazines. You'll travel from the giddy exhilaration of young love in 'Clicking' to the satisfaction of a life well lived in 'Dreamboats'. In between, you'll meet David and Sue, Mary and all her home-baking, and Jenny and Jay.
The Best Of Justice Security Volume 2 - The Four Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The first four Justice Security short stories in one volume, or boxed set.
Of Dark and Yesterday
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,350. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
OF DARK AND YESTERDAY mines the dark fiction tropes, from personal ghosts and personal demons to variants of art. The thirteen stories weigh in at an average of 4900 words apiece and span fifteen years of publication, with this collection being the first publication of three stories. While all the stories rightfully belong to the weird fiction genre, each goes somewhere different.
Ready to Read Stories (Chair not Included)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An indigent man becomes an unwitting participant in a bet between two strangers . . . A young woman is caught up in a nightmare of precognition . . . A pair of teen-aged brothers find themselves on the wrong side of a dangerous man . . . A young newlywed and her mother-in-law bring new meaning to the concept of bonding. . . At her son's urging, a widow reluctantly gives aerobic walking a try.
The Souvenir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An alien visits the uninhabited Earth and discovers his race true origin. A teen meets a mysterious man from the future and learns something astonishing about the encounter. A beggar tells his story that has to happen yet. A hopeless romantic guy goes to an alternate world to his long dead mother. And, an ex-con comes back to Earth after his penitentiary service to see his wife who’s now half a
Collected Stories from Contests and Events 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: British English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Collection of flash fiction. During 2014 I entered a few writing contests, and submitted to many events.
Slices Of Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,310. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
People are never boring, though they aren't vampires, TV megastars, or superheroes either. In one of these twenty short stories, a man recalls childhood tales which prevented him from becoming a bitter adult. In another, a girl reconnects with her grieving father after her mother's death. Positive and inspiring, these stories affirm human strength, creativity, and thoughtfulness.
Under the Full Moon and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories that roams through several genres from comedy, drama, fantasy and suspense. There are seven entertaining stories in all and one of the stories in the collection, "Accidents Will Happen", was an Honorable Mention in the 2001 Writer's Digest Competition.