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Strange Lives of Black Folks
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Price: Free! Words: 41,330. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
Strange spirits share their stories of regret with a new soul ready to enter or reenter the world. What they share reflect defining moments in each of their lives that prevented them from carrying out their purpose. In order to find peace they must properly prepare this soul to complete their unfinished work on earth
Denim Shorts & Foxy Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 44,280. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The third collection by John Muir. Eight stories, including a novella, encompass a range of genres.Some take a poke at the seriousness many people have of their life, expecting others to fit the pigeon-holes they have created. Viewpoints vary from the innocent self-belief of children, and what they consider important, to the super serious dogma of others. Then some whoops factors are thrown in.
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.
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.
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.")
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.
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.
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?
The Lost
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Price: Free! Words: 55,540. 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.
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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
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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)
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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 Strange Apocrypha Of Mr Binger
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You set the price! Words: 39,890. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013 by Matthew Sawyer. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Strange Apocrypha Of Mr Binger is a collection of strange stories and poems the author originally posted on his blog. That blog is titled My Isylumn (proprietor Mr. Binger) – isylumn.wordpress.com. It's still live and the stories are there. Readers can search for them but here they are, all in one place.
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.
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
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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
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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.