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Inappropriate: Three Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
3 short stories about irrational emotions between 2 people. ‘Deadline’ tells of Andrea, about to bag the ideal boyfriend. Only her tutor and her late thesis stand in the way. ‘Outside’ recounts of Deke, an ex-con doing community service outside the home of single mother, Elaine. And ‘Nice’ follows the life of Durante, suspicious of his girlfriend, who keeps getting texts from a secret admirer.
Salt and Oil, Blood and Clay
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Price: Free! Words: 18,490. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Salt and Oil, Blood and Clay is a collection of short stories, poems, and vignettes that use fantasy and the harsh realities of ordinary life to explore the impact of solitude, sorrow, hope, and longing on how we see and believe in the world.
Electric Chair
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Series: Suicidal Intentions, Part Three. Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Nathaniel and Karen are on a drive to escape life's problems for the weekend. Stopping at a secluded area the two meet a familiar traveler named Ashura, similar to Karen in many ways though not afraid to act on her desires. Bearing concealed features, she holds murderous intentions. A body of heavenly hosts with hellish stratagem will turn the couple’s camp destination into a scene of chaos.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 25
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 25” a single Korean guy living in New Zealand with a good job admits to letting others split up his relationship and his fixed ideas meant he gave up his sport. Has complying with others wishes and holding fixed ideas the best way to live? Now he is away from his home country does he still have to obey their rules? What has he learnt? Check it out.
Salle des Pas perdus
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: French. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Cinq nouvelles très courtes sur des êtres que vous auriez pu croiser un jour au détour d'une rue, d'un couloir. Leur dénominateur commun ? L'errance, le questionnement et le tragique de leur situation. Au sommaire : Une rencontre, T'es où ?, Le banc, Mirakel-Man et Stockholm.
Old Blood
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Series: Old Blood, The Beginning. Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Imagine your life as a vampire. How would you survive? What would you eat? How could you handle yourself around other humans who have beating hearts? How would you face the one you really love? Would you tell them that you are a vampire? Would you change them? Or would you lead them on with a web of lies?
Nine Weeks of Tweets
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Series: Tweets by @C_Brand_Author, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: British English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of 43 #vss tweets from @C_Brand_Author. #vss is the hashtag for 'very short stories'. There are several different prompts tweeted daily or weekly on twitter by different people. Some invite poetry as well as very short stories and some have a word limit.
World Cup Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
World Cup Dreams is a challenge that author Chris Harvey set himself during the FIFA World Cup of Brazil in 2014. To bring together his love of writing and football he decide to write a short story or poem of between 300 and 500 words every day of the World Cup. The challenge was successfully completed and this book contains all thirty two short stories released durng the World Cup.
Twas Within A Minute
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Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In a black and white world where true colours show, a beautiful woman's fate is badly painted by the brush of soccer.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 24
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Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 24” an attractive, well educated, unmarried Chinese girl has a good job, her own home, but no boyfriend. Has being born a twin or being too successful or being a “left-over woman”, affected her life? What has she learnt? Check it out.
Gerald's Tale
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Series: Let Me Clear My Throat - Short Stories, One at a Time, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
Springing out of the upcoming, soon to be released novel, My Super Midlife Crisis – a story of super powered, costumed crime fighters called Mighties – Gerald’s Tale focuses on Gerald Farnsworth III and what may have driven him to become the Shadow Fox. The fifth in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday’s Gold.
Um Toque de ... (antologia)
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You set the price! Words: 12,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
O amor está presente em todo o tipo de gestos e acções. No cuidado com que se evita tocar um assunto sensível; Na forma como se fica a ver o outro dormir; Numa conversa à beira mar; Num post-it colorido; Num lugar vazio no restaurante; Numas mãos entrelaçadas ao som das ondas; Num jantar fracassado; Numa noite solitária; Numa negação. Mas nem sempre o amor resulta em felicidade ... (antologia)
How About ... Variety Smack?
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Series: Let Me Clear My Throat - Short Stories, One at a Time, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Harold and Steeven want to build a web comic together ... if only Steeven can stop thinking of bacon, and Harold can stop from killing Steeven. The fourth in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday's Gold.
The Bus
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Series: Let Me Clear My Throat - Short Stories, One at a Time, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
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Zane's paranoia has been growing, and now he has a gun. The third in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday's Gold.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 23
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 23” Michael, a teacher, is fascinated by the reason a female student from Northern India has come to New Zealand where she enjoyed living in a small rural city. This short story sets out the brutal challenges facing women from India where traditional rural practices still dominate, giving men undue power over females.
The War Within
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is the first short story of the collection that I'll be publishing shortly. The story is based on the emotions and mental turmoil of a young man.
Ride Along
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Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
After getting beaten by his girlfriend’s brother, thirteen year old Tudu joins the gym to build muscles and take revenge. He believes his determination can make up for his small size. 'Ride Along' contains three stories that say how men at times bite off more than they can chew.
Midnight Kiss: Three Romantic New Year’s Eve Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
New Year’s Eve is a time for new beginnings, but also for reflecting on the past year; what we’ve achieved, what we’ve lost… who we’ve loved – or wanted to love. Midnight Kiss is a collection of three romantic short stories that capture the essence of New Year’s Eve, the bittersweet expectation of something new mixed with the fond remembrance of something old.
The Loner Stands Tall
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Price: Free! Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three short stories that focus on the importance of living for yourself. Kunal refuses to give his crops for charity to the neighboring drought hit village. But the government forces him otherwise. 'Indignated Robbery' shows how Kunal fights against the society to get his crops back. Other stories revolve around placing yourself above others.
Courtley's Weird, Vol 1
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Series: Courtley's Weird. Price: Free! Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Volume 1: "IT'S A CHAPBOOK!" First in a series of FREE ebooks containing various written pieces by the author, including fiction and non-fiction, both humorous and serious, but in all cases weird. Genres: Fantasy, fairy tales, sci-fi, horror, weird fiction, poetry, fan fic and parodies.