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First Lies
By T.F. Torrey
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
By Stephanie Barr
Price: Free! Words: 69,000. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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.
Not My Thing - A Short Story
By E.D. Martin
Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.")
Love, Ken
By Kenneth Rines & Bryan Batcher
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.
Dani's Shorts 2
By Dani J Caile
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.
Spare Parts
By Anders Flagstad
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?
The Lost
By A. Sparrow
Price: Free! Words: 53,000. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Eleven short stories about bog men, swamp hags, witches' curses, hell hounds, pagans, slavic gods, death wishes, bucket lists, professional vigilantes, musical necromancy, artificial intelligence, demonic possession, aphrodisiacs and satyrs.
A Snowball's Chance in Hell And Other Stories.
By Lee W. Lindsay, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 26,840. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ever wonder what would happen if a demon found a snowball in Hell? This short story collection just might answer that question. Included are two fantasy stories, two horror stories, and the final story is straight from Hell.
The Collected Horrors of Tim Wellman
By Tim Wellman
Price: Free! Words: 79,950. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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The collected horror stories of award-winning author, Tim Wellman. This book contains eighteen tales of terror and suspense, including two novelettes! From spooky little girls to Appalachian yarns, film noir tough guys to bigfoot, you're sure to find something you like in this collection, all written in 2013.
A Winter's Kill (A Jared Colwright Thriller)
By Ryan Casey
Series: Jared Colwright, Book 1. 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.
Wandering
By Angela Koeller
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.
Chips Off The Block
By Anna Scott Graham
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.
Dystopian Lullabies
By Sara Jamieson
Price: Free! Words: 26,000. Language: American English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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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.
Crooked Words
By K A Cook
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.
"Weirder Than Weird" 18 Bizarre Tales From a Disturbed Mind
By Francis Burger
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
By Glen Robinson
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.
The Search For Dad
By Terry Morrell
You set the price! 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
By Erin L. Snyder
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.
A Sprinkling of Lesbian Short Stories
By Q. Kelly
Price: Free! Words: 29,670. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Three of Q. Kelly's previously published short stories come together in this collection, which is free in ebook form. A fourth story is "Welcome to Paradise," which has never officially been published and which serves as the basis of Q. Kelly's novel "Third." In "The Old Woman," Rachel asks an old woman out on a date because of a dare.
The Beast in the Bedchamber
By TL Bodine
Price: Free! Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The Beast in the Bedchamber features seven modern fairy tales about fantastic -- and often ill-fated -- romance. Included in these pages are selkies, werewolves, Egyptian goddesses and artists with murderous intent. The seven tales range from Gothic to modern, horror to comedy, encompassing everything from Bluebeard to Sleeping Beauty.