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Orange, Black and Blue
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A starter single from the pages of Snapdragon. When fate catches up with a former baseball star he makes a desperate, last-minute play for freedom. Written for fans of Alfred Hitchcock, Richard Matheson and The Twilight Zone, Snapdragon features seven original stories to sink your teeth into.
Inappropriate: Three Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
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
Price: Free! Words: 18,490. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
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.
Between Feathers and Fins
Price: Free! Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of flash fiction and short stories by Erin Cole will lead you into the savage hauntings and restless fears that plague the females in them. From ghosts to mermaids, witches to beasts, 'Between Feathers and Fins' is an imaginative collection of dark and strange stories you won’t soon forget.
Electric Chair
Series: Suicidal Intentions, Part Three. Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: 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.
Old Blood
Series: Old Blood, The Beginning. Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
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
Series: Tweets by @C_Brand_Author, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: British English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The eagerly awaited sequel to Seven Weeks of Tweets! 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
Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: 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.
Memories Short Story - Drag Racing
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story of a young girl's events at one of the biggest events of her life.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 24
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: 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.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 23
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: 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.
Courtley's Weird, Vol 1
Series: Courtley's Weird. Price: Free! Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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.
Seven Weeks of Tweets
Series: Tweets by @C_Brand_Author, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: British English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A collection of 50 #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.
Allsorts
Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: Australian English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A selection of unusual and quirky short stories. Meet a naked ghost, a castaway in a bottle and a killer with multiple personalities. Witness death in an auction bullring and cower from a haunted computer. See a fast food addict find enlightenment. Recoil as two predators indulge in power sex. Watch an old man slay his demons.
Life and Death
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A series of short stories that offer brief windows into the worlds of people confronted by the immediacy of the window between life and death.
From Waste to Waste
Price: Free! Words: 10,900. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An anthology of speculative fiction stories, dealing with the theme of Waste.
Rainy Days: A Collection of Short Stories Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of fictional stories designed to entertain you in an afternoon.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 22
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the sixth story, Jia a Chinese girl comes to New Zealand as a student. She works hard, helps a local company do business in China, finds her true love and a fulfilling life. This short story sets out the adventures and challenges of one girl, who finds “joy and peace” through her own will.
The Scene Behind a Veil
Price: Free! Words: 15,570. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Scene behind a Veil is a collection of short stories, based on varied themes - from religion to terrorism, from true love to politics of marriage and from Mumbai rains to Alibag beaches. The infinite possibilities of a zero, seen through a lover's eyes; lipstick politics in a new household; holistic healing through the hands of a nervous young doctor... Many more stories...