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Boys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,420. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These are the stories of three boys living in Texas: one growing up, one dreaming, and one fighting to stay alive in the face of destitution. There is second-grader William, 15-year-old Sam, and 21-year-old Seff, all trying to make their way on their own terms. These stories are told with heart, humor, and an uncompromising look at what it meant to grow up in Texas during the 80s and 90s.
Danse Macabre
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by World Castle Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Peer into the bubbling, black cauldron at a simmering stew of restless spirits, creatures of the night, murder, mayhem, and pure evil. Add a smattering of sci-fi and you have a Danse Macabre of chilling stories, seasoned with a dash of happy endings and touching tales of the many faces of love.
Michael Shaara: The Collected Short Stories
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 238,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Shaara published many short stories during his early career before getting his first novel published. He wrote science fiction stories for pulp magazines with names like Galaxy and Fantastic Universe, but also domestic dramas and humorous stories for magazines such as Cosmopolitan and Redbook, McCall's and The Saturday Evening Post, and even one for Playboy.
Smith's Monthly #21
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nearly seventy thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this twenty-first volume the full and complete novel, Melody Ridge: A Thunder Mountain Novel. Melody Ridge is a time travel science fiction novel, plus four short stories, an ongoing serial novel, and other features.
Maddie's Gone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A lost dog is the framework for this collection of stories about Key West, JFK, and lost dreams. Embedded between the chapters in Maddie's tale are self-contained short stories in which the little terrier appears briefly during her accidental adventure – stories that span the length and breadth of the island's history and culture.
Screwed, Blu’d And Tattooed (And Other Stories)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Meet Blu Yunger, a wild and wooly young traveler who will take you for quite a ride in his fast Ford Fairlane. Along the way you’ll meet the beauteous Fakyah Aineedair, Big Roid Bagwith, and Trout Bender. If this picaresque adventure isn’t enough to hold you, there’s a handful of other tales to tug on your brainpan. Yes, Reef Perkins can be downright hilarious!
"Funny Fungal Diplomacy" and Other Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Diverse fictional adventures with funny bones. A diplomat’s sudden great weight gain puts her mission in danger. A woman being hassled using look-alikes plays the same game. What might be a boulder - or a spaceship - flies away and the chase it on. The military and industry are interested in what might be a virus that makes clothing dance on its own.
Murder She Did: 14 Killer Short Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Gillian Roberts has been recognized and presented with multiple awards for her Amanda Pepper mystery series. Now, collected here for the first time, are 14 short stories by this bestselling mystery author. From cats to marriages and dogs to dentists, these stories cover a wide range of themes and all are infused with Roberts’ well-known sense of humor.
Six Months in the Midwest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,250. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Characters come together in this collaborative short story collection. Dealing with life choices, quirky behavior, and an array of emotions, Six Months in the Midwest is a stand out collection from author Darci Schummer.
Mish Mash
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 61,960. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A mixture of various short stories - some humorous, some sci-fi, some psychological, some just plain silly! The title says it all, really. Enjoy!
Pickled Bananas and Other Schwartz Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,320. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Pickled Bananas is a collection of fourteen, quirky short stories from the mind of Douglas Schwartz. Not every story has a moral, but they are sure to make you think, laugh, and appreciate life's little quirks.
A Baker’s Dozen Stories and One Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here is a genuine pastiche of stories, a veritable salade niçoise of peeks into human nature, with a timeline stretching from the ancient to the next minute, exploring love, lust, the pain of dilemmas that have no proper option, betrayal, new friendships and baddies getting their comeuppance. Oh yes, and a big bonus at the end.
"Surprise Moves" and Other Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,080. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These eight stories, two of novella length, are about people and their foibles more than about machines or schemes, although those may be involved with emphasis on the humorous elements. There is funny stuff going on in a train sleeper car, a doctor’s office, a walnut grove, an office building lobby, and an unrented office.
Red Hill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,230. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Red Hill invites the reader into the lives and minds of the inhabitants of a small Southern community in a 1950's company town.
Qualcosa non ha funzionato
You set the price! Words: 122,350. Language: Italian. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Che bella sarebbe la vita se tutto funzionasse a dovere. Invece in questi racconti non funziona nulla: assassini sfortunati, travet impazziti, guaritori approfittatori, spasimanti inadeguati. I protagonisti sono le prime vittime di loro stessi. Tredici storie dai risvolti grotteschi, velati da sottile sarcasmo e ironici riferimenti a vicende note e meno note.
RDNP - Racconti Da Non Pubblicare
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,730. Language: Italian. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Racconti da non pubblicare nasce ''casualmente'' ed è rappresentato dal racconto a quattro mani che porta questo titolo e che oscilla tra erotismo e noir. Un episodio drammatico in mezzo alla notte, in cui si confrontano il ''personaggio maschile'' e il''personaggio femminile'' che osservano e vivono questa lunga notte da due prospettive diverse. Accanto a questo, quattro racconti lunghi...
Full Circle Love (A Four Part Anthology of Cat & Zach Stories)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,010. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A 4-part anthology about Cathryn and Zachary, two friends who discover that, despite friendship pacts and twelve year attempts to disregard them, some feelings remain undeniable. Read about their struggles through thick and thin. These are four separate short stories with a progressional timeline, about two characters. The stories are taken from four books in the Seasons of Love Anthology series.
Smith's Monthly #20
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Nearly seventy thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this twentieth volume, the full and complete novel The Life and Times of Buffalo Jimmy: Headed West, a western novel, plus five short stories, an ongoing serial novel, and many other features.
Short Tales and Tall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 885,600. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Share laughter, shed a tear, and enjoy the full range of adventure and emotion packed into this choice selection of short stories by bestselling author Tom Lewis. You will find love stories, tragedy, humor, sports, and all the drama of life between the covers of this little volume of stories by the author of MY KING THE PRESIDENT and the PEA ISLAND GOLD trilogy. Tom Lewis has been called
Unremarkable & Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Whether it’s the tales of people with extraordinary abilities, or the rumors of a secret government organization established to hunt them down, few can deny that the world has become a strange and sometimes frightening place. In the middle of it all, a few individuals try to make sense of the mystery and hunt down clues to its origin, while others can only try to deal with the consequences.