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Arduous Task
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
It is the story of the inner workings of a truth and reconciliation committee, when a man charged with hacking a baby in half (and admittedly guilty) is forced to confront the mother of the baby in an effort to seek reconciliation and forgiveness. He prostrates himself in front of her as he explains that he joined the rebels to avenge the killing of his own mother. The twist in the story ...
The Alleyway and other Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Alleyway and other Short Stories - The eight short stories in this collection are mostly dark pieces exploring futility, isolation, deception, and lost love. An extract from one of the the author's novels, 'A Place Somewhere' is included at the end.
The First Prophetical
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by aois21 publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
An absorbing book of poems and short stories that various readers describe as "hypnotic" and "brilliant." Only a psychologist can weave so many emotions into a single piece of work that goes from the shock of a O'Henryesque tale to the lilting poetry of a desert song to the thrill of a “detective” story.
Beach Apples
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Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Beach Apples is a collection of short stories, contemporary, mystery and science fiction, all with an Australian flavour. From a walk on the beach, to fire-fighting in the Adelaide Hills, to a refugee’s story, some stories will put a smile on your face, while others will fire your imagination.
10 (3+2+5)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Este libro consta de diez pequeñas obras que he ido publicando desde que comencé a escribir en Marzo del 2012. Tres relatos, dos microrrelatos y cinco poemas, todos ellos de diferentes géneros, forman esta pequeña antología.
The Adventures of Viola Stewart: Three Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 1 review)
Viola Stewart is a widowed optician with a penchant for dectectiving, who stumbles upon a secret Society of Men in Grey. Set in a Victorian steampunk fantasy world, this series has a gaslamp flavour. Three Short Stories: Day of the Dirigible, An Eye for Detail and The Magic Lantern. Approx. 8000 words.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 30
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Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 30” a chance meeting with a Hare Krishna devotee, the reading of the Hindu text “Bhagavad-Gita” together with clarification from an Indian friend, inspires Michael to complete his own views. Using the new information he links together the Hindu belief system with his own expectations that life is a series of experiences designed to help each person learn and so become closer to God.
It Can't and Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is an anthology of three stories based on diverse backgrounds from an African rural setting that presents the intrigues of growing up against emerging developments in social life and technology. Each story has a unique set of characters based on their age, from early childhood to late high school, to highlight their growing up experiences.
Reflections: Seasons 2015
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Zimbell House Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Reflections: Seasons 2015 This anthology celebrates the seasons of our lives, featuring a collection of poems and short stories from some of our new authors.
Peculiar Situations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four short stories take the reader on preposterous journeys from the sands of Egypt to a small Southern town, deep into a mine in the Wild West and down a river of immortality in Africa.
Saint Dragoness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015 by CelestialWatersPublishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Scout couldn’t have been more wrong about her average life. She soon learned that she was to be a Dragon Keeper, and all that that meant. Scout was born to be special, she just didn’t know it yet.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 29
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Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 29” a young woman, confined to a wheel chair since birth, has, through self-discipline and responsibility, created a successful life for herself. . A full time book reviewer, part time social media assistant, and degree student, with a full time partner, after many years waiting, has successfully moved into a new home specially designed for people in wheel chairs.
KSHM Project Presents: Elusive Realities
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Series: KSHM Project. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Elusive Realities, the fourth volume in the KSHM Project, features four photographs accompanied by two short stories, two vignettes, and a short poem. KSHM Project is the result of a joint collaborative effort between award-winning Australian photographer Karl Strand, and American author Henry Martin.
Kofi Growing Pains
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Kofi is from a family of cocoa farmers, but although he respects his father and loves his mother, he does not want to be a cocoa farmer. He wants to study at university and become a doctor in the big city. A short story about coming of age in a rural community in Ghana.
Western Stories: Four Tales of the West
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Western Stories: Four Tales of the West, by best-selling author Marsha Ward. This short story collection includes newly edited editions of Cottonwood Cowboys, The Usual Game, War Party, and No More Strangers, bundled for you at a reduced price.
Three: Short Story Collection
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three tales by Middle Grade author Rod Martinez, these stories will mess with your head... in DANGERSTREET, a teen finds the horrors of driving the fine line between gaming and reality, in MR. MOORE a child reminisces on his relationship with a neighborhood friend, in SECRET PLACE - ten year old Andy Meeks struggles to find "The Secret Place" where a mysterious man can save his grandpa from death
Purple Fables (QUARTET)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"If a fable is a legendary story of supernatural happenings," Mr. Swann says, "or a narration intended to enforce a useful truth, then these four are fables--which shouldn't be confused with fairy tales targeted only for children. These, then, are tales for kind and loving people of all ages." Four magical fables from the pen of Ingo Swann...
Дух Спорту
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Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: Ukrainian. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Оповідання "На закупах", "Пір'їнка" та "Дух гри" - написані, в першу чергу, для дітей і про дітей. Автор намагається вхопити і описати ту казкову атмосферу з якою пов'язаний для нас спорт у дитинстві. "Гонка тривалістю в життя" і "Пригадую", в яких філософія життя переплітається з життям реальним - розраховані вже для більш старшої аудиторії.
Scenes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Not what one usually thinks of as short stories, but little "scenes" or "sketches" that capture life and paste it on paper and it is somehow ... fascinating (TMW). 13 short short stories with 2-5 associated poems for each.
Beneath the Folds
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Price: Free! Words: 19,410. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of eight short stories themed on love, death and the boundaries between. Previously published and new unpublished stories exploring aspects of human dying from the murdered to the beautiful. The stories cover tragedy, horror, humor and poetry.