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Allsorts
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Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: Australian English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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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: 30,260. 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
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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
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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
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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.
A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of fictional stories designed to entertain you in an afternoon,
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 22
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Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the sixth story, Jia a Chinese girl comes to New Zealand as a student. She works hard, helps a local company do business in China, finds her true love and a fulfilling life. This short story sets out the adventures and challenges of one girl, who finds “joy and peace” through her own will.
Love, Ken
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Price: Free! Words: 23,300. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by Faceless Gnome Publications. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Kenneth Rines lets us into his life through the telling of multiple short stories and letters to his sister, Missy. The stories and letters in this collection were written after the death of his wife Theresa and they give us an insight into the mind of a reclusive writer.
The Scene Behind a Veil
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Price: Free! Words: 15,570. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Scene behind a Veil is a collection of short stories, based on varied themes - from religion to terrorism, from true love to politics of marriage and from Mumbai rains to Alibag beaches. The infinite possibilities of a zero, seen through a lover's eyes; lipstick politics in a new household; holistic healing through the hands of a nervous young doctor... Many more stories...
Dani's Shorts 2
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Series: Dani J Caile's Universe. Price: Free! Words: 26,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Yes, it's Volume 2 of TIW shorts! Yet another collection of totally pointless exactly 500 and exactly 200 word nonsense to entertain you while doing whatever you do when reading.
Four Stories and Three Poems
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Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Two short stories are on the amusing side. One is about being frighten in the dark. The other is an amusing story about Santa Claus. The other two have the element of drama in them. The three poems have descriptions of the growing seasons of the year.
Ashley's Fiction Gumbo
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Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story collection of several different genres, written by Full Sail University student writer, Ashley Doucette.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 21
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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In “Year 21” a teacher talks separately with three young Japanese girls who have the same culture but are experiencing different challenges. One has escaped her family restrictions and the second is trying to escape the anger of the upset from breaking up with her boyfriend while the final girl has escaped from the fear of family work commitments.
First Day of School: An "Internet Kill Switch" Micro-Novel
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Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Two kids struggle to fit in on their first day of school. Rick, African-American, is a transplant from Philadelphia to rural Texas; he says what he thinks, and it gets him in trouble. Tony is a shy, awkward wallflower who is constantly picked on. This unlikely pair learn hard lessons about life, and what true friendship is.
Maharashtratil Saint
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Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: Marathi. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Maharashtratil Sant is a book by Abhishek Thamake. Abhishek has painstakinglu compiled an extensive list of various saints born in Maharashtra. In this app you will find a brief biography of 11 different saints from Maharahstra.
Las Vegas
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Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
R.P. McQuillan presents here an entertaining mix of fictional, factual and philosophical vignettes all set in or around the Gaming Tables of Las Vegas and the UK. Although he has not managed to retire yet on his Las Vegas winnings, he HAS managed to make a significant profit on every visit he’s made to the Gambling capital of the world – a boast that not many others can make.
Spare Parts
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Series: Principal Parts, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 110,140. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In a city on the edge of the continent - in a place where the real and the surreal melt in a foggy fondue and everything is possible - on streets where homeless people get heckled by defunct Roman Emperors, where lovers tell their futures by deciphering tattoos and Death is just one of many tenants barely making a living out of transient hotels, in such a city, what would it take surprise someone?