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Odyssey of the Butterfly
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 72,100. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Visit distant worlds, spend intimate moments with an elderly lesbian couple, venture into a future when death becomes a living nightmare, and experience a reality where dying is a way of life. Five short stories with a common thread: the butterfly -- elusive, mysterious and perhaps even magical. Follow the odyssey. Enjoy the journey.
Heard It on the Grapevine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,620. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » African
This volume comprises two collections of short stories. The theme of the first is: love, jealousy, revenge and murder. The second is set in the corporate environment. Some of the stories are satires of corporate life, such as learning the Corporate Smile, an indispensable weapon for the ambitious. Most of the stories are humorous, although you might find yourself laughing through gritted teeth.
Where the Cranes Fly
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Uri Palti begins his book “Where the Cranes Fly” with the immigration of his family to Australia in 1975 and takes us through his first years in Australia. He then goes back to the year he was born and continues to tell us about his interesting life until this very day. However, this isn’t just “another” biography...
Recovering Apollo 8 and Other Stories
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,030. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nine of the best short stories from Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s diverse repertoire. Includes award-winners “Recovering Apollo 8,” “Diving into the Wreck,” “The End of The World,” and “The Strangeness of the Day,” to the acclaimed “G-Men,” “June Sixteenth at Anna’s,” and “Craters,” as well as the popular “Substitutions” and “The Taste of Miracles.”
The Mavrix Anthology: Volume 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,850. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Welcome to a world of enchantment and wonder! Princes and Princesses and frogs of course. Welcome to a world of dragons, werewolves, vampires, minotaurs, unicorns and the occasional cycloptecorn and of course, regular people just like you and me, (plus some people that probably aren't like you and me). Action, adventure, romance and alllll that mumbo jumbo. Welcome! To the world of Mavrix.
The Girl With the Monkee Tattoo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013 by DLP Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From award-winning author Kathryn Lively comes a collection of tall "tails" - some endearing, others hilarious, all great fun to read. This anthology of music-themed stories celebrates imagination, the bizarre, and people who rock.
Egomania
Price: Free! Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What is this book all about? Well, I could say it is about promotion of my books, which wouldn’t be totally false. On the other hand, it is about writing, as a profession, and reveals what goes into putting together books for publication. It also offers some prime examples of my own writing in essays, stories and articles. And it is a freebee! To boot! Over 80,000 words!
Snowbird Gothic
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,160. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bob Booth. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Richard Dansky was named one of the top 20 videogame writers in the world by Gamasutra in 2009, but as he explains in his introduction, game writiing doesn't offer "the chance to run off and play in your own sandbox. That’s what fiction’s for, and that’s why I write it."
Tales For A Sleepless Night
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of short stories to make you laugh, perhaps cry, and keep the light on all night.
Sunshine & Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of audacious short stories that will touch the reader's conscience and allow them to laugh at their own past indiscretions.
Trilogia del desencanto
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,850. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Este libro reúne tres cortas historias donde el desencanto, la desilusión esta presente: Como si no hubiera llorado nunca antes en la vida, Me hubiera gustado decirle por qué a veces nacemos sin mar y Es demasiado triste observar el vano esfuerzo de los hombres.
The Jeweled Web: Stories of Delusions & Desires
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,290. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of 18 short stories looks at the sad and unhappy, ironic, and sometimes insane relationships we have with lovers, friends, coworkers and even ourselves. Qazi shows our multicultural universe as he sees it in styles ranging from gritty realism to absurdist. He explores our foibles and strengths, our successes and failures, and the insecure core hiding in all of them.
Libri i bardhe (Albanian Edition)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: Albanian. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Liber i bardhe me tregime te horrorit, misterit, fantastikes dhe jo vetem...
The Compleat Kepler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,520. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
13 tales of crime from America's Northcoast featuring private investigator Nick Kepler.
Blood Samples: Tales of Horror, Crime, and Dark Fantasy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,540. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
From Jay Bonansinga, author of The Walking Dead: The Road to Woodbury and The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor, comes a collection of short stories and novellas that span a number of genres. Included in this collection of tales of horror, dark fantasy, crime/noir, and dark erotica.
An Aspie Tells Tales Fantasy Edition
Series: Aspie Tales, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 168,080. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Do space ships, bug-eyed tentacular aliens, and confusing time loops just not interest you? Or as my mother-in-law says, “Aliens that eat humans; I just don’t get it.” I’ve waved my magic wand and banished such foul scribings to the netherworld, and gathered the best of fantasy just for you. We have wizards, good vs. evil, fairies, vampires, ghosts, not to mention the occasional happy ending
An Aspie Tells Tales Sci-Fi Edition
Series: Aspie Tales, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 156,640. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Do you find magic, evil Queens, wizards and fairies simply illogical, if not down right silly? I’ve put all such tales on a slow light-sail to Sirius , and gathered the best of Science Fiction from “An Aspie Tells Tales” and “An Aspie Tells Tales Again” into this special edition. We have aliens, artificial intelligence, interstellar ships, virtual reality, and time conundrums...time conundrums...
The Virtual Kibbutz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,060. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
In this debut collection of stories, you will be introduced to the kibbutz—Israel's unique, egalitarian, social, democratic experience—as it struggles to adapt to new realities. Is the modern kibbutz still guided by its founders' dreams and beliefs or is it an idea that has lost its way? These stories tell of the changes and dilemmas facing the kibbutz and of those who call the kibbutz their home.
Cuentos frios
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 120,640. Language: Spanish. Published: December 18, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Quién fue Virgilio Piñera?. Su amigo, Anton Arrufat, le ha llamado marginal, pero tambien se le puede calificar de incomprendido, estrafalario, inadaptado, desconocido. Este libro es un conjunto de cuentos de este autor, cuyo eje fundamental es el libro Cuentos Fríos y donde hay, además, algunos que habían permanecido inéditos hasta hace poco.
The Emoticon Generation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,470. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Guy Hasson’s The Emoticon Generation features 7 stories that blur the borders between our world and science fiction: a man who seeks to learn if true love really exists; a girl who learns a terrible truth about herself; a man who wants to immortalize his genius but ends up tricking himself out of it; an old hero whose entire life unravels when the truth about his heroic act is revealed; and more.