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Alien In The Car
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Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
ALIEN IN THE CAR IS A FREE SHORT STORY From Best Selling Author, Pete Howells An ordinary early evening drink with his wife turns inexplicably strange. The couple are eventually able to laugh it off; then things begin to take a rather sinister turn.
A Class Act
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Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A CLASS ACT IS A FREE SHORT STORY From Best Selling Author, Pete Howells A group of ‘behaviourally disturbed’ teenagers are about to begin “The Trial” as part of their GCSE Speaking and Listening assessment. Despite never having read Romeo and Juliet, Liverpool Jack is determined to give his A* performance as Lawrence Friar…
Lunar Tales - an anthology
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Price: Free! Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Lunar Tales anthology is a collection of five speculative short stories set on Earth's Moon. Includes Dream Soldiers, Philatelist's Gold, Old Wounds, OtherPlace, and Tag-Alongs. BONUS: Read the first three chapters of the moon-centered action-adventure novel RUFUS QUINCE: BOUNTY HUNTER - DREAMS OF A FOOL, included at the end of this entertaining volume.
The Wading Pool
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Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A visit to the old library park sparks summer memories of long ago. A short short story from the author of "The Beach House," and "The Stoplight."
OCR is Not the Only Font
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Series: Flash Fiction Month. Price: Free! Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Silly, surreal and sometimes serious, these thirty-one very short stories cover a vast range of subjects and themes. Written entirely during July 2012, these flash fiction pieces are accompanied by a deeply unscientific analysis of the challenge that spawned them: to write thirty-one stories in thirty-one days.
The Winged Things
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Price: Free! Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
A hellfire sky. Winged things prowling. Meagan just wants to finish watching a creature feature on TV, but a strange apocalypse interrupts. In her words: "Mayhem took over." A group of survivors must decide: stay put, or take a chance and seek sanctuary in the nearest church. NOTE: "The Winged Things" is available as part of the compilation "Now You'll Never Know: A Collection of Strange Stories."
The Vagary Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Vagary Tales are a collection of eight short stories that each follow a separate path on a wandering journey. Several genres are represented, so there is a story to appeal to almost anyone.
The Dance Of A Woman
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Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Darcee Tana. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of 6 short stories The author wishes to thank Indian Link for their permission to publish these.
Apocalypstick
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Price: Free! Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Apocalypstick contains two deliciously dark short stories: Finding Home, a creepy supernatural horror, and Killing Tiffany Hudson, a post-apocalyptic tale of two genetically modified people who must decide the fate of humanity.
Certain Realities
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Price: Free! Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A man of the cloth wonders where his faith has gone. A heart-stopping few minutes first thing in the morning. Follow that octopus! A diabolical plot in the making. Quiet weirdness in the dark. Why we haven't heard from ET. A young man plans an exciting life. Boy meets girl - boy meets boy - girl loses boy.
Five-Word Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Brief stories for busy people. This collection contains 555 tales. All are of five words.
Grey Mars and other Short Stories.
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Price: Free! Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An assemblage of short stories in different genres; science fiction, crime, western and so-called real-life, Grey Mars and Other Stories is the first collection by Christopher J Young. These stories deal with the familiar theme of loss, be it the losing of a friend, or a home world, or even the will to live. Life isn't always good, but by the same token, it isn't always bad either...
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume One)
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Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: Free! Words: 31,720. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Ten short stories, including The Monkey Faced Boy, The Holey Oak, The Accidental Bank Job,The Horse that ran with the Wind and others. A mixed bag of tales ideal for reading on a plane or in a train. Gentle humour, a touch or sci fi, and a twist at the end.
Sycamore Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sycamore Tales brings you new stories of murder, crime and a surprise ending that may twist your way or not. This new collection of stories enhances your curiosity of what’s next. The stories will keep you deeply involved and at any given moment things will turn around in a different direction, with a pleasing ending.
Mimi's Little Mixtures
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Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A group of short stories suitable for all ages. Taking the test: A short story about the worries and struggles one goes through before, during and after a test. Girl Meets Boy: A short romance about a girl and boy who finally achieve their goals. Dear Ian: A short dramatic romance in letter form from one man to another. It's a shame the other man will never receive it.
Eddie's Shorts - Volume 4
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Series: Eddie's Shorts, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The fourth collection of M. Edward McNally's short stories, from beyond the vale of history (AKA: the 1990s). Contents: Flipper the Stripper - You think your job is boring? Justice in Ireland - One of those "metaphoric" titles.
The Trade
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Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four kids search for treasure in an evil house.
Nobunaga World
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You set the price! Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories about modern Japan, told from from the perspectives of both native Japanese and expatriates living in Japan.
The Stadium
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Price: Free! Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
After weeks of waiting, Dan is finally able to be in the live audience of his favorite show. It should be a normal episode, yet as Dan watches the contestants he notices one girl in particular. Dan becomes convinced that the show plans to kill her. Yet what can he do from way up in the stands and who would listen to him if he did? Also includes a sample of The White Lilac, a YA dystopian novel.
Honored: 7 Honorable Mention Stories from the Writers of the Future Contest
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Price: Free! Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Each of the seven meaty stories in this novel-length sci-fi collection earned an Honorable Mention in the world-renowned Writers of the Future contest over the past several years. This anthology includes four The File, Pause, Seer, Superthread, A Slave to Race, Decisions Decisions, and the previously-unpublished New Beginnings – the most recent of the stories to receive the honor.