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A Twist In Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,980. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,190. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.
If You Can’t Stand the Fun, Stay Out of the Go-Go
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Go-go bars as a cultural asset, dentists, chicken's feet, soapy massage, trousers, being struck by lightning, tattoos, luck, breast enhancements, beards and being a foreigner—these are just some of the aspects of living in Pattaya, Thailand's most exciting city, that come within range of this lively and revealing book.
Another Damn Week
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You set the price! Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,750. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"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
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Price: Free! Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: 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.
Short Stories from the Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,380. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Write On E-Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Enjoy this incredibly entertaining collection of fiction brought to you by the incredible H. C. Heartland. This new anthology features tales of science fiction, comedic drama, dramatic thrillers, and Mid-west American romance. It's an amazing variety and depth in a collection of short stories from a new fiction sensation!
Tres novelas ejemplares
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Classics
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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,060. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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
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Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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
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Price: Free! Words: 65,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Twenty-five tales of pirates, demons, ghosts, galactic wars and other classic holiday fare.
Voyeur's Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thirteen stories of mania, murder and compulsion, as marginalised men and women in crowded, unnamed cities vent their frustrations on the objects of their obsession - each other. A little girl makes toys of her insects, an aspiring writer's ambition consumes him piece by piece, a woman goes quietly insane in her grand, rotting house overlooking a city of murder and loathing...
Head to Heart Talks — Rediscovering Your Authentic Self!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,410. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,340. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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
Masks or the Golden Omega
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013 by Creative Print Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
We all prepare a mask for all the masks we meet every day. Can anyone really tell what is behind those masks? Was the sadistic Arthur in The Golden Omega, really the angel his mask depicted? Was his daughter Elena, deceiver of all the men she had ever been with, married or not, really the charmer her mask suggested? Or was Eben, the millionaire, in spite of his connection with the Chicago mob..
The Cat's Dowry and Other Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Anthologies
You could be in one of these stories.There is Gabby who inherits a cat and a new life. Itzy loses her job because of “hands on” kind of boss and finds her mother’s killer through her new job. Aileen finds strength in her loved ones’ when her son goes to jail for murder and Nelson wins the lotto. Each of the fourteen stories is a pleasure read and short enough to be read in one sitting
My Other Shorts & Formal Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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
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Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(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.