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The Crystal Spheres
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In a universe filled with habitable worlds why have we had no contact with extraterrestrial intelligence? David Brin's short story, "The Crystal Spheres," offers a fantastic explanation for the Great Silence. Instead of being late-comers - might humanity have come upon the scene too early? This haunting tale was voted one of the "most beautiful" of the eighties. Winner of the 1985 Hugo Award .
The Barrow Lands Bards
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Price: Free! Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Between this world and elsewhen lies the Barrow Lands; the place where things that were once magic go when the magic fades. This is a collection of two of the Barrow Bard tales -- the ones most frequently performed at science fiction conventions by Mel. White
Traveling Alone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Three short stories by one of Japan's earliest famous female authors. Themes of isolation, familial relationships, and political activism intersect in this fascinating snapshot of early 20th-century Japanese literature.
The Loom of Thessaly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Who guides our fate? And can we ever hope to wrest control for ourselves? In this novella, David Brin merges classical mythology with impudent modern spirit in a science fiction legend that speculates upon the nature of reality. With an afterword by the author.
For Auld Lang Syne: Letters from Scotland
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,550. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories spanning two continents which document the triumphs and tribulations of one man's search for truth during a capricious, unorthodox lifetime. Spiritually uplifting, humorous and insightful, the tales feature locations as diverse as the deprived slums of Drumchapel, the majestic Scottish Highlands, and the vibrant Australian coast.
Lyrics & Hearts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a compilation of never-before published poems by author rebone makgato.
Evolvement
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011 by Gone Dog Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A college student faces a supernatural battle on a bridge. A man sees the dark side of humanity after his car breaks down. A writer obsesses over a fictional woman, sometimes forgetting about real life. A strange cat reveals much about a young couple. An elderly man experiences new loves and losses ... ... watch these characters evolve!
The Dwarven Kingdom of Thazdulrene Story V
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Series: The Dwarven Kingdom of Thazdulrene, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The wizard Bultan leads the dwarven emissary Burlain to the mystical lands of the guardian Hermwood. Only the great wizard Bultan can attain the magic from Hermwoord necessary to heal the king of Lenau and allow for the creation of a one kingdom army to fight their greatest threat. Will wisdom prevail?
An Anthology of Sorts: A Collection of Short Stories and Drabbles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A small collection of action/adventure short stories and 100 word drabbles.
A Collection of Paranormal Short Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of author Robert Penner's Paranormal short stories: Ghosts at the Getty, Unwrapped Gift with the Bright Red Bow, and Miracle Deposit.
Pickers and Pickled Punks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,550. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of short stories from horror writer, Marina Bridges, featuring four twisted tales where poking around for treasure in other peoples' trash goes horribly wrong.
What my mother wished my daddy hadn't told me
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This book consists of a number of short, humorous anthologies that have been compiled for your reading enjoyment.
Choose Your Future
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Winner of the inaugural Canongate Prize for New Writing and first published in the prize winning anthology Scotland into the New Era. A short story about the near future written in the second person, exploring themes of art, science, politics and self determination.
Fictional Times - A fabulous anthology of wondrous stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A child suddenly remembers his past lives in full, a young man wakes up after a ten years lasting sleep, a man relates his encounter with an immortal, and somebody is faced with the possibility of changing the past to save the one he loves but has to pay a price for it... What if time were not the mysterious dimension we think it to be now? This anthology holds eight intriguing stories.
Ouija Be My Friend? - Horror and Mystery Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.75 from 8 reviews)
When twin sisters are stuck trying to entertain themselves while visiting with their grandfather at a nursing home, they find there is far more to an old Ouija board then just a fun time.
More Quick Crime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Another delightful collection of five quick crime stories from Chelsea Graydon. Follow a man who’s been breaking into cabins around Two-Toe Lake. Feel the unbearable tension of a woman who’s going to off her husband and run away with her online lover. And more. Contains “Cabin Take-Out,” “In the Real World,” “Money Maker,” What’s in a Name?” and "Untouchable."
The Majestical Mystery Cure
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The story of a man who wanted to cure hair loss, and ended up curing everything. Full of excitement, adventure, imagination, romance, philosophy, and pie.
Dark is the Day, Dead is the Night
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(2.00 from 1 review)
Four short stories where the tables are turned: In "456," foxes confront an arrogant hunter. In "Human Nature," animal experimentation takes a brutal turn. In "Susan," an abusive boyfriend is left wondering where his girlfriend really is. In "The Jarls of the Ocean," Vikings face an implacable foe--and their own gods.
Tales with a Twist
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A delightful collection of eight short stories, all with a Dahlesque twist in the tail. Tales of psychic ability, murder, revenge and suburban racism makes this a gripping collection of stories.
The Sigyr Fables
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What happens when you bring together an apathetic wall, a manic-depressive ghost, a flippant bird, a flighty gust of wind, and a philosophical spider? Mix in some of the more universally incomprehensible human conditions such as loneliness, grief, existentialist dilemmas, mortality, and love, and watch as these five characters provide an interesting display of what it means to be human.