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The Bus
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Series: Let Me Clear My Throat - Short Stories, One at a Time, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(3.00 from 1 review)
Zane's paranoia has been growing, and now he has a gun. The third in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday's Gold.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 23
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 23” Michael, a teacher, is fascinated by the reason a female student from Northern India has come to New Zealand where she enjoyed living in a small rural city. This short story sets out the brutal challenges facing women from India where traditional rural practices still dominate, giving men undue power over females.
The War Within
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is the first short story of the collection that I'll be publishing shortly. The story is based on the emotions and mental turmoil of a young man.
Ride Along
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Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
After getting beaten by his girlfriend’s brother, thirteen year old Tudu joins the gym to build muscles and take revenge. He believes his determination can make up for his small size. 'Ride Along' contains three stories that say how men at times bite off more than they can chew.
Midnight Kiss: Three Romantic New Year’s Eve Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
New Year’s Eve is a time for new beginnings, but also for reflecting on the past year; what we’ve achieved, what we’ve lost… who we’ve loved – or wanted to love. Midnight Kiss is a collection of three romantic short stories that capture the essence of New Year’s Eve, the bittersweet expectation of something new mixed with the fond remembrance of something old.
The Loner Stands Tall
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Price: Free! Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three short stories that focus on the importance of living for yourself. Kunal refuses to give his crops for charity to the neighboring drought hit village. But the government forces him otherwise. 'Indignated Robbery' shows how Kunal fights against the society to get his crops back. Other stories revolve around placing yourself above others.
Courtley's Weird, Vol 1
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Series: Courtley's Weird. Price: Free! Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Volume 1: "IT'S A CHAPBOOK!" First in a series of FREE ebooks containing various written pieces by the author, including fiction and non-fiction, both humorous and serious, but in all cases weird. Genres: Fantasy, fairy tales, sci-fi, horror, weird fiction, poetry, fan fic and parodies.
Seven Weeks of Tweets
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Series: Tweets by @C_Brand_Author, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: British English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of 50 #vss tweets from @C_Brand_Author. #vss is the hashtag for 'very short stories'. There are several different prompts tweeted daily or weekly on twitter by different people. Some invite poetry as well as very short stories and some have a word limit.
Barnyard Fable
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Price: Free! Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Have you ever wondered about the love life of a chicken or the military exploits of a duck? Step into Barnyard Fable by Lowell Tollefson and experience the life of poultry on a whole new level! Funny, slapstick, irreverent, sometimes bawdy, always alive, Barnyard Fable’s interwoven stories about the adventures of various barnyard critters is unforgettable!
Impostorii
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Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: Romanian. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Intr-o lume apropiata perioadei Evului Mediu, intr-un sat mic, in munti, se ascund impostori si "vrajitoare". E un loc potrivit pentru a te ascunde de ochii oamenilor, atunci cand oamenii te vaneaza ca pe niste fiare salbatice...
Tainted By Darkness
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Price: Free! Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
They gather in the dark: those who did not traverse to face their judgement when their mortal shells expired. Paranormal / Horror short story collection
Fantastic Visions
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Price: Free! Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An introduction to the writing of Julian M. Miles. Science fantasy, magical fantasy, horror - a selection drawn from all of his currently completed work.
Allsorts
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Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: Australian English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A selection of unusual and quirky short stories. Meet a naked ghost, a castaway in a bottle and a killer with multiple personalities. Witness death in an auction bullring and cower from a haunted computer. See a fast food addict find enlightenment. Recoil as two predators indulge in power sex. Watch an old man slay his demons.
First Lies
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Price: Free! Words: 30,270. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Stories of spirits and souls, demons and devils, cemeteries and ghosts, unexplained phenomena and random violence, imagined and tortured as only a beginning writer can. This collection is notable now for it's use of the Creative Commons Attribution license, which allows even commercial reuse with no compensation more than attribution.
Conjuring Dreams or Learning to Write by Writing
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Price: Free! Words: 69,000. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Magic-wielders, shape-shifters, mermaids, empaths and diviners and even teddy bears and computer programmers wander through 26 stories, written into life for situations thought-provoking, compelling or absurd.
Marve Road Kids
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Price: Free! Words: 10,750. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Joyston hits the ball in Toohey’s yard where the kids have been warned against going. Abhishek has to protect his daughter from a bully whose father is his boss. The kids participate in a reality show where they have to torture the teachers and force them to resign. Marve Road Kids contains three stories that revolve around friendship between fourth graders.
Not My Thing - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
When The Dancing Freemasons embark on their first major tour, Jeff’s dreams of being a rock star have come true – until he can no longer connect with the music. One night after a show, he meets a woman who might be the one to get the music flowing again, but is the cost worth it? (From the author of the women's fiction novel "The Lone Wolf.")
Life and Death
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A series of short stories that offer brief windows into the worlds of people confronted by the immediacy of the window between life and death.
Mary At The Cross: Voices from the New Testament
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Price: Free! Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Mary At The Cross celebrates events in the New Testament by exploring them through the eyes of people who were there. In these thirty quietly professional yet accessible poems, Loretta Miles Tollefson combines her prize-winning poetic skills and knowledge of the Bible to look in a new way at the ancient stories and the people who lived them.
From Waste to Waste
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Price: Free! Words: 10,900. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
An anthology of speculative fiction stories, dealing with the theme of Waste.