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The Color of Bone - A Collection of Horror Fiction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,190. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Listen carefully..to the sigh of the wind at your window, to the sound of an unexpected cry in the night, to the scratch of nails at your doorway. Under a rind of moon, see the shadowed face watching your window as both of your gazes meet. A darkly compelling collection.
Dark Tales of Vampires, Witches, and Werewolves
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Gothic stories and poems of romance and suspense; of love and death, and undeath; of lust and envy, betrayal and revenge; tales of nature and supernature red in fang and claw. Macabre, visceral, morbidly erotic, at times grimly humorous and often deeply disturbing, these blood-soaked yarns are certain to haunt your darkest dreams.
Last Year, When We Were Young
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,220. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Last Year, When We Were Young brings together 16 tales that defy conventions of genre and style, every one with an edge sharper than a razor and darker than a night on Neptune. From the darkly hilarious "All the Clowns in Clowntown" to the heart-breaking and disturbing title story, this debut collection from multi-award nominated author and illustrator Andrew J McKiernan pulls no punches.
Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated
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Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #1. Price: $8.98 USD. Words: 140,220. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
"Anna Karenina" and "War and Peace" branded Tolstoy as one of the greatest writers in modern history. Few, however, have read his wonderful short stories. Now, in one collection, are the 20 greatest short stories of Leo Tolstoy, which give a snapshot of Russia and its people in the late nineteenth century. A fine introduction is given by Andrew Barger. Annotations are also included.
Dodekatheon Problems
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,840. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Foregate Press foregatepress@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
All six stories in The Girl & the Deities Collection. Story 1: The Girl with Three Heads. Story 2: The Girl who Dared to Date a God. Story 3: The Girl & the Gorgon Curse. Story 4: The Girl, the Rock Star & the Cyclops. Story 5: The Girl whose Dreams Came True.
Threads Through the Universe
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 73,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of nine all new short stories. Stop Sign The Relative Color of Grass Redneck Christmas Unexpected Hero The Formula for Happy Days Planned Futures Never Come The Dance Lottery Road to Riches
Quintessential Tales
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Series: Magic of Solendrea. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Quintessential Tales, a Magic of Solendrea Anthology, brings together four new novelettes featuring the heroes and villains of Solendrea. Also included is the Adventurer's Guide to Solendrea, which includes background information on famous faces and places, as well as some mythology and folklore.
C.M. Simpson:Short Stories and Poems from 2013: The Year Just Gone
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Series: The Simpson Annals, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,910. Language: Australian English. Published: June 28, 2014 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
This is the second volume of all the short stories, poems and flash fiction completed last year. Some of them have been released, and some are pending release. Pixies, unicorns, vampires, star ships, hunters, psi and sheer speculation of the what ifs, what might have been, and what might still be romp through the pages. Come and walk through the landscapes of my mind.
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.
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."
Forgotten Tomorrows
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Price: $4.95 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.
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.
Chosen Mates (Beasts of the Bay Bundle)
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Price: $0.99 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.
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.
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 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.
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 Life and Adventures of Pineapple Sam --Vol 1--Growing Up on the Garden Island of Kauai
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Series: The Life and Adventures of Pineapple Sam Volume I, Book 1. Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 132,060. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
Are you in the mood for something quirky, out of the ordinary, and extremely entertaining? Look no further than The Life and Adventures of Pineapple Sam. Part memoir, part collection of tall tales, and completely entertaining, it has something for everyone.
Roosevelt's Gold and Rattlesnakes and 24 Other Short Stories
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,630. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This book is a revision of and update for one of my previous novels entitled THE TREASURE OF CHAMA VALLEY. Secret loves, unrecognized prejudices, illogical fears, and crying needs are often hidden in human hearts and minds In each person, these feelings and emotions exist simultaneously with an untested potential for cowardice or heroism in the face of adversity.
Smith's Monthly #7
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,350. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Over ninety thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this seventh volume the full and complete Poker Boy novel, The Slots of Saturn, plus four original short stories, two ongoing serial novels, and many other features.