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Aphelion: Tales from the Dark Recesses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,130. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Aphelion – the Earth’s orbit when it is furthest from the Sun. The short stories in this collection are all journeys into the darkest corners of the human mind. This collection includes: Times Change Off Flesh Reflection One Mistake Serere, a Prelude: The Garden Saga
Seven Seniors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,310. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Seven senior citizens from different eras make their marks on history in their own time and in their own place.
Kaleidoscope
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,980. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this collection of short stories John Kennedy entertains the reader on many fronts in the political and religious satire, science fiction and paranormal genres. From over population, inter planetary expansion, racial tension and faith, no subject is beyond the work's scope.
Tales from a Quiet Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
There is something for everyone in this book. John Orr has an imagination that knows no bounds! A collection of short stories that range from the truly grim to the little things that make up all our lives. This book presents a series of cameos that many of us may have experienced and most of us can relate to.
Newspaper Gypsy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,000. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The career of a newspaper journalist told as a series of short stories, each more fascinating than the one before. This saga of a reporter’s career is real enough to be true. A roman à clef? A memoir? Never mind, just let former newspaper gypsy Bill Burkett tell you his stories.
The Pea-Green Boat and other unsettling stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,550. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ever read a story that made the hairs on your arms stand up? Well, get ready for a few unexpected chills as you read this new collection of short stories from the pen of William R. Burkett, Jr. Each of these stories are slightly off-center, just enough to be … unsettling.
Smith's Monthly #19
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,370. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Nearly seventy thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this nineteenth volume the full and complete novel, Heaven Painted as a Free Meal, a Ghost of a Chance novel, plus four short stories, an ongoing serial novel, and many other features.
Snowing A Little in Paris
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Another masterful collection of short fiction from the author of Mean Grey Old Morning, After August, Twin Killing, and Sleeping Planet. Here are impressionistic stories about military days in Europe and budding love in the City of Lights.
Mean Grey Old Morning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,480. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Historical » USA
“Immolation of someone else’s diary was not how I had planned to start my day – it was a mean grey old morning, but I didn’t know then that was what to call it …” From surveillance of a yellow convertible in South Carolina to conversation with a streetwalker on Sunset Boulevard to a visit to Hemingway’s grave in Idaho, the writer builds a mural of life in the last half of the twentieth century.
Prelude 312-C
Price: Free! Words: 28,550. Language: American English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of short stories features interactions between coworkers in the lead up to what will become the world in which the story "Knowing" from "Dystopian Lullabies" occurs.
BALADA: When My Eyes Are Weighed With Sleep I Quench The Evening Candle's Glow
Series: BALADA: A Symphony of Eternity, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 33,280. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When war rages across the universe, tell me, which side are you on?
Modernised, Upsized Fairy Tales For Teens
Price: Free! Words: 25,320. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Though described as fairy tales for teens, it is also for people up to 100 years old who remember reading these tales in their youth. Most are adaptions of these ancient well known tales, just brought up to date. Keeping to the original theme, where convenient, I have added a 21st century view and a different slant to the tales. Plus, I have added two of my own "fairy tales".
Loyal and True
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
29 stand alone stories whizz you through conversations, collisions and convergence. Magpies battle with dermatologists, an old man forms a friendship with a grateful bird. The owner of a diner falls asleep behind the counter while a writer obsesses over a box of pencils. Terry takes you on a ride that last as long as it takes to fry and egg and at the end of each ride you will want to know more.
The Girl in the Painting and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,410. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
For years, Anne Brooke has wowed reading audiences with her ability to write exceptional tales in multiple genres. From science fiction to romance, horror to tales based on stories from the Bible, Anne has consistently produced some of the most intriguing and gripping works available. For the first time, Anne's stories from Untreed Reads are collected in one volume.
Autumn Glory and Other Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Originally published in separate anthologies, and out-of-print for many years, these three novellas by legendary Regency romance author Barbara Metzger are in one volume for the first time ever! This collection includes the following stories: "Autumn Glory" "The Management Requests" "A Match Made in Heaven - Or Hell"
Famous Blue Raincoat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ed Gorman's mystery short stories have a flavor found nowhere else among contemporary writers. His tales have an amazing breadth of style and plot—classical detection, private eye stories, biter-bit tales in which criminous schemes turn back on the perpetrator, and straight crime stories.
Say You're Sorry: 12 Stories of Bad Manners and Criminal Consequences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,790. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
“Yes, ma’am,” “No, ma’am,” elbows off the table, and thank you notes, all examples of the good manners that Southern mothers drill into their young. But the characters in these mostly Southern stories by Sarah Shankman know the deeper meaning of the term. Good manners are words and actions that put others at ease; bad manners don’t. And bad manners, like bad children, must be punished.
In Amelia We Do Not Trust
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,100. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Amelia City, Iowa. Like any fair-sized American town, the folks of Amelia know plenty of folklore and urban legends surrounding the place they call home. Unlike elsewhere, however, folks here quietly understand something more. They know that in Amelia City, those myths have a habit of being true more often than not. They know that there really is something going bump in the night...
The Complete Zagzagel Diaries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,990. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In 2010, author Bryl R. Tyne introduced the character of Zagzagel, the angel with a tormented heart, and the fantasy and LGBTQ literary worlds were forever changed. Readers fell in love with Zag (as he was affectionately known) and his determination to do his job and please Big Papa while wrestling with his own conflicted feelings and desire to be loved.
Not Gruntled
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,350. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Not Gruntled is a collection of 21 short stories. Dissatisfaction is a fact of human existence, and it will always be so. These tales are tales of the disgruntled. From unusual present-day immigrants to near-future activists and impoverished children, through far-future pop stars and homeowners, they're all convinced the grass is greener on the other side. Maybe it is, and maybe it's not!