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Baby
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Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A bloodthirsty dictator tries to change his behavior to please a small baby that has floated down from the sky and been declared an omen of the gods.
A Winter's Kill (A Jared Colwright Thriller)
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Series: Jared Colwright, Prequel to Killing Freedom. Price: Free! Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jared Colwright is a professional at what he does. What he does is kill. In A Winter's Kill, Jared travels to Moscow to assassinate a renowned restaurant owner. But carrying out the hit turns out more difficult than Jared could ever have imagined, as he faces one of his biggest challenges yet. A short story introducing Jared Colwright, who also appears in Killing Freedom.
Diamonds
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Price: Free! Words: 29,550. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
James Eddy's spellbinding collection of short stories, circles the lives of Scott Drake, a British singer-songwriter, and Rebecca, the passionate, intelligent young woman he had once loved and may yet love again. The revelation of both their shared and individual pasts is only the beginning of a story that features the contributions of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs.
Wandering
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Price: Free! Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a book of short stories all written by Angela Koeller. She would like to beg your help. One of these stories, apart from Singing in Limbo, shall become a novel in its own right. Please submit your votes and the final tally will be taken 07.09.14.
The Old Grass Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by StormSage Central Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story set in the Australian bush, from a very unique perspective.
Candy Dish: 500 Word Stories to Tickle Your Frontal Lobe
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Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Candy Dish is a short collection of five hundred word stories. These stories are just like candy for the brain.
Chips Off The Block
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Price: Free! Words: 43,710. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Flash fiction, short stories, novelettes, and a poem or three round out this author’s tenure in the Top Writers Block cooperative. Themes range from loneliness and poverty to out of the ashes and meringue. Yes meringue, along with stitches, pumpkins, trash day, fools rush in and why me? Comedy and romance interweave with tragedy, sometimes within the same tale.
A Portrait of Tragedy (Chapter 1)
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Series: A Portrait of Tragedy, Chapter 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Judy and her husband Lace move from their countryside mansion (abounding in luxurious amenities) to a studio apartment with very few conveniences. Exhibiting a basic lifestyle, there are clues in the couple’s routine which suggest the story is set in a futuristic time period. Lace accommodates his wife’s requests during the arduous move, while Judy’s animosity poses difficulty and challenge.
Anita
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Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Short story about a woman and her two companions who live at a hotel for transients.
Dystopian Lullabies
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Price: Free! Words: 26,000. Language: American English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(1.00 from 1 review)
A guard who barters people's lives for pie, a computer programmer who can't get away from a persistent program, and others all find a place in this collection of short stories featuring worlds that have gone wrong.
Ramblings of an Unfocused Mind
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Price: Free! Words: 16,270. Language: Australian English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An Anthology of short stories from someone with an overactive imagination. What really happened with Rumplestiltkin and the baby? Are baguettes really that cool? Can Rooster become a better bird? Who do the initials of J.D belong to? Can Cathy land the job? Is Lachlan destined for failure? The answers lie within...
Crooked Words
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Price: Free! Words: 36,850. Language: Australian English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Crooked Words is an eclectic collection of short fiction in pursuit of the many different shades of what it means to live queer.
Man Camp
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Price: Free! Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four short stories about family love, discovery, revenge. A working class father tries to maintain a connection with his family over a very long distance. An unlikely explorer on Mars stumbles upon what may be the greatest discovery in history. A widowed mother gets an unusual second chance at love via a time machine. An angry man seeks revenge on a system which wronged him.
"Weirder Than Weird" 18 Bizarre Tales From a Disturbed Mind
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Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
If you love quirky and dark short stories but have become discouraged over the lack of originality these days then "Weirder Than Weird" will renew your faith! "Weirder Than Weird" is chock full of dark and creepy tales that will leave you wanting more and also wondering about the authors sanity.
The Last Supper
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Price: Free! Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Augie Adams is a rambunctious first grader with a terrifying secret. Leef Undertree is the son of a shipbuilder on the planet Brindlestar. Rachel Katrachian is a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist. And John Blackthorne is a zombie. What do these people have in common? They are all eager to meet you through the pages of this collection of short stories.
Catacomb Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
sit back, get comfortable and get ready to enjoy seven spooky short stories. From a haunted mansion to a celestial garden, and from a crimean battleground to the trenches of world war one.
Doce relatos de angustia y muerte
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You set the price! Words: 12,160. Language: Spanish. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Doce relatos donde la desesperación, el miedo y la muerte envolverán al lector a lo largo de toda la lectura.
The Search For Dad
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Price: Free! Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
I'd never met him, but his presence was everywhere. I was missing something and everyone else knew the secret. Yet he lit up the path to becoming a man whilst my family disintegrated.
25 Christmas Eves
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Price: Free! Words: 65,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Twenty-five tales of pirates, demons, ghosts, galactic wars and other classic holiday fare.
Humans and Their Creations
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Price: Free! Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Through the eyes of a character in a novel, a metal soldier, a painting, a group of mannequins, the forest, a wolf boy, a creation lost in an ended world, and a living instrument, humans and their never-ending trials with friendship, acceptance, love, and survival come into the forefront. What will you think when at the heart of every creature, the love and hate for humanity grows?