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Spare Parts
Series: Principal Parts, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 110,140. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
In a city on the edge of the continent - in a place where the real and the surreal melt in a foggy fondue and everything is possible - on streets where homeless people get heckled by defunct Roman Emperors, where lovers tell their futures by deciphering tattoos and Death is just one of many tenants barely making a living out of transient hotels, in such a city, what would it take surprise someone?
Cuentos completos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,830. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
En las páginas de este libro se ve desfilar la violencia del opresor contra el oprimido, la violencia entre iguales, la violencia acicateada por la venganza, la violencia que se da en un estallido espontáneo, la maledicencia, la guerra, la crueldad psicológica, la brutalidad más elemental, la violencia pragmática y hasta la violencia que ejerce la misma naturaleza en contra de los seres humanos.
A Twist In Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,190. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A Twist In Time, and 12 Other Stories - An anthology of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and the Paranormal.
What Is and What Could Be: Tales of Imagination
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,190. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sometimes the best fiction defies all labels. That’s why these stories are called, simply, “tales of the imagination.” In this collection of 15 diverse selections from author A.A. Garrison, the reader is introduced to a broad expanse of literary territory, ranging from sci-fi to crime to post-apocalyptic ruminations, including some outright weirdness and a no-apologies zombie romp.
Another Damn Week
You set the price! Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Exploring the human mind from within and without, these stories visit the aftermath of teaching our toys to think, the pitfalls of understanding the human brain too well, and the folly of programmable mirrors. Love, science, art and vending machines commingle in this surprising collection.
Tales of Western Romance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,750. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Madeline Baker offers 5 favorite stories in this collection. The Western Romance stories included are ~ Catch the Lightning & Capture the Lightning, both involve time travel on a legendary white stallion; Passion's Promise & Reckless Destiny, both show her love and knowledge of Native American history. The special bonus story is a paranormal romance from Amanda Ashley - The Music of the Night.
The Long Short Story: Novellas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
"Novella - [noh-vel-uh] - a fictional prose narrative that is longer and more complex than a short story" Some folks like short stories, others enjoy the deeper waters of a novel. But what about those times when a short story is too short and a proper novel too long? Enter the novella, that literary stopgap.
The Lost
Price: Free! Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eleven short stories about bog men, swamp hags, witches' curses, hell hounds, pagans, slavic gods, death wishes, bucket lists, professional vigilantes, musical necromancy, artificial intelligence, demonic possession, aphrodisiacs and satyrs.
Tres novelas ejemplares
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Las novelas que aquí se presentan son solo una cuarta parte de la colección; sin embargo, las tres escogidas muestran cabalmente las innovaciones y genialidades de Cervantes, así como varios rasgos distintivos del género, tratados con compasión y agudeza.
Red Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,710. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Featuring an Introduction by Karl Edward Wagner, Red Dreams is "A stunning collection of thirteen macabre stories by America’s premier writer of horror” (Fantasy Newsletter). Included here: TALKING IN THE DARK WET SEASON I CAN HEAR THE DARK THE GRAVEYARD BLUES ON THE PIKE KEEPER OF THE LIGHT BLACK SUN WHITE MOON RISING THE CHILL THE SMELL OF DEATH DROP CITY THE CHAIR NOT FROM AROUND HERE
Opus 50
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,060. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
S.P.Somtow has assembled a collection of essays, poems, and fiction - and tells all about his first published poem from 1967, which earned a lengthy shelf life when it was used as the epigraph for a best-selling autobiography by Shirley MacLaine - to his first professional fiction sale in 1977 - to stories that won major awards like the World Fantasy Award.
"Weirder Than Weird" 18 Bizarre Tales From a Disturbed Mind
Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
If you love quirky and dark short stories but have become discouraged over the lack of originality these days then "Weirder Than Weird" will renew your faith! "Weirder Than Weird" is chock full of dark and creepy tales that will leave you wanting more and also wondering about the authors sanity.
25 Christmas Eves
Price: Free! Words: 65,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-five tales of pirates, demons, ghosts, galactic wars and other classic holiday fare.
Head to Heart Talks — Rediscovering Your Authentic Self!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,410. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Head to Heart Talks offers the reader an opportunity to look carefully and lovingly at his or her life to gain insights into the authentic self that lies within. Written clearly and concisely, the series of 28 short stories address core topics to help the reader discover specific ways to make the 18-inch journey from his or her head to his or her heart. It is time for some real conversation!
Strange New Words: Tales of Heroism, Hi-jinks, and Horror
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,340. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Windows into the fantastic, from crypts to cobras, swords to submarines, rubies to railroads, heaven to hell and places stranger still. Heroes, horrors, and hijinks--both original to this collection and reprinted from a variety of sources--from the mind of Ari Marmell, author of The Conqueror’s Shadow, The Goblin Corps, Darksiders: the Abomination Vault, the Widdershins Adventures series, and more
My Other Shorts & Formal Tales
Price: Free! Words: 55,860. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
N.Z Book of the Week on TV's The Book Show 2013. 17 more wonderfully witty, superb suspense and seriously sad tales, situated in any of dozens of countries. Fiction, expanding on incidents that could have happened to anyone. Themes from comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in one story. Length varies from 750 words to a 13,000 word novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
Twisted And Other Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of original short stories featuring the science fiction novella Twisted. A bare knuckle fighter is sold into slavery where he is genetically altered into an arena warrior. He and his fighting mate Cheval, struggle to hold on to their lost humanity. The collection features nineteen unique tales, which will linger in your mind long after the last page is turned.
Stone Cold, Blood Red: N.H. Tales Of Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,280. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
National award-winning author Brendan DuBois collects twelve of his most mysterious tales about his home state of New Hampshire.
Heartless Fainters Everywhere: 13 Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Frederick Barrows brings you 13 stories examining the lives of the downtrodden and discontent, in direct opposition to those who accept what they've been told, playing it safe and rarely challenging the status quo or questioning the mystery and wonder of the world around them.