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In my dream
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
In my dream is a collection of five very short but also very different short stories which I have written over the last couple of years.
Lorton's Quick Reads - Volume I
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Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of very short stories. Each one is intended to be read in a single sitting, with the goal of being entertaining, with the occasional deep thought tossed in. Most of the time, humor reigns. The stories are so short and enticing, that they are great, fun, quick reads and page-turners.
Just Passing Through
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is a collection of writings: journeys, places, lovers and friends; a magic knife, a motorcycle journey across France, a friendly werewolf, an exile and quiet hero, a bear hunting Crow Indian etre bien dans sa peau, and a meditation on beauty and death.
Eleven
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Don’t think you have time to read anymore? Think again. Eleven is a flash fiction collection of twenty short stories all written in eleven sentences or less. Perfect for light and avid readers of short fiction. Longest story: 296 words. Shortest story: 121 words.
Sibling Rivalry and Other Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories by Ann Summerville Sibling Rivalry - The air hung like a blanket — stifling, humid, constricting. No different from that day the fire started. London was trapped in a war and heat wave it was unprepared for. Heat and fear gripped my family and tempers flared.
Amy's Mama Drama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Tales of modern motherhood as told by a suburban drama queen, Amy's Mama Drama is for any mother or mother-to-be who needs to dispel the fear of failing with a little laughter. Got a binky stuck in your hair? Do you cry when you realize you have to take your kids with you to the grocery store? This book is here to remind you that you're not alone, and you will laugh about it all. Really. Soon.
The Cruel Edges of the World: 13 Tales of Intrigue & Redemption
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this debut collection of short stories, Jason Drexler pulls together elements of O. Henry, Edgar Allan Poe and H.P. Lovecraft to bring readers to places they've never known. At times fanciful and humorous and at other moments steeped in dread, The Cruel Edges of the World is a fascinating foray into unexplored territory.
Cooter (The Extraterrestrial Anthology, Volume III: Reír)
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Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Dangereye Inc.. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Bedford Crane saw something strange in the woods when he was thirteen, and it ruined his life. Or was it his brother that did that? Years later, the two of them camp out together for a night of beer, aliens and redemption. What they both see and do is going to require a lot of explaining... and a couple of extraterrestrial tourists will be turning in their galactic passports.
Uneasy Living
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A collection of short stories involving abandonment, grief, loss, and betrayal
The NOIR Issue
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011 by Buttontapper Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Black Heart Magazine has been publishing new fiction every Friday since 2008. Now enjoy the first of our themed digital issues, The NOIR Issue, featuring heavyweights from the nouveau-crime genre including Christopher Benton, Dan O'Shea, Benjamin Sobieck, Stephen D. Rogers, Jonathan Woods and more. Guest edited by crime fiction enthusiast and web writer extraordinaire Jimmy Callaway.
Short but Sweet
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From the 2010 Penguin Ireland Short Story Competition short-listed author comes a collection of fourteen hint, nano, micro and flash fiction stories.
Silver Snakes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Silver Snakes is an anthology of four short stories, covering the slipstream, literary and satirical genres.
Reality Check
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Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Do you ever get that sense of deja vu...a feeling that you've experienced something before? As computers get more and more complex, they are able to replicate the nature of reality in ever finer detail. How would we recognize if we were living in a computer simulation – a highly accurate world of virtual reality? Perhaps this isn't your first time...
9 Lives: Stories for Cat Lovers
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Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Let Dr. Rex Chartreaux, a mysterious professor and raconteur, take you on a journey through 9 stories of wonder, adventure, mystery, and terror, with cats playing a major role in each story. A must for fans of Lillian Jackson Braun, Rita Mae Brown, Agatha Christie and Frances Hodgson Burnett.
Thor Meets Captain America
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thor Meets Captain America offers an alternate history exploring a chilling scenario behind the Holocaust. In this parallel world, the Nazis narrowly avoid defeat in World War II when they are championed by the gods of the Norse Pantheon. At a dramatic turn, Loki joins the Allies and they prepare a last-ditch raid to blow up Valhalla. With an afterword by the author.
Stones of Significance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Singularity -- when our skill & knowledge & immense computing power transform us into... well... godlike beings. From a writer's perspective, it presents a problem. One can write stories leading up to the Singularity, about problems like rebellious AI. But how do you write a tale set after the singularity has happened? That's the topic of Stones of Significance.
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
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.