Books tagged: american short stories

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Stories from the Edges - A LongShortStories Collection
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this 2011 ebook debut collection of Wayne C. Long’s 34 miniature masterpieces, discerning adult short story readers will thrill to a rollicking roller coaster ride of fiction genres: literary, sci-fi, romance, dark humor, fantasy, Native American, and military. Add in cutting-edge stories that aggressively resist straitjacketing and you have the breakout Stories from the Edges.
Eye Candy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
American short story writer Wayne C. Long proudly presents his fourth ebook containing fourteen short stories for your reading pleasure.
On Heroes' Wings - An American Tale of Patriotism, Courage, and Pride
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
ON HEROES' WINGS is a tale of patriotism and courage that focuses on a family of Bald Eagles and a nine year old son of a US military soldier. The youngest of the eagles and the young boy both must learn what it means to be patriotic, courageous, and to take pride in the land they love. Rediscover American patriotism, or watch as it blooms anew, with this exciting new American classic.
Where Less Is More
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,750. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Flash fiction reigns supreme in this wonderful fifth ebook in the vast LongShortStories Collection by the prolific and delightful short story master, Wayne C. Long. Where Less Is More comprises thirty of his best flash pieces. From the stately one-hundred-word title piece to the creepy “Brown” that weighs in at just under 1000 words, this anthology is a winner.
Bad Bayou
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Suzanne LeBlanc was back! With legs as long as any seen in these parts in a long, long time, the nearly six-foot-tall Cajun goddess had come back to collect. Only she knew the secrets that Bad Bayou held. Accompanied by her Swamp Ops team, she was about to reopen old wounds, settle old scores, and forever stir the old backwater haunts of southern Louisiana’s men and beasts.
The Woman Who Never Cooked
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,690. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The American adult woman is featured in this debut collection of stories about love, adultery, marriage, passion, death, and family.
Fairy Dust, A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the summers though, Momma would get distracted by her vegetable garden and planters of petunias. She didn’t get sad as often and was always humming when she made breakfast. I was free to stay down the street at Rose’s for days or even weeks on end, even Ana would join us. The three of us nicknamed Aunt Summer’s house “camp do what you want”.
Off the Reservation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
I don’t care what any of them say, John Lennon is the greatest man that ever lived. I played my Beatles records all day and tried not to pay attention as more and more of the young men in town were drafted and sent off to the jungles. It was crazy times and you could just feel the surge of change in the air and I wanted desperately to be a part of it.
Past the Front Door, A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No one has the perfect childhood, but Rose has a childhood that borders bizarre. She struggles to come of age in the shadows of her Native American heritage and under the care of her hippie mother, a woman overwhelmed with the realities of motherhood. This story and others make up Ghost Country: A Novel
Pocahontas, A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
I could not wait for my mother to see the play. She would be proud of having me for a daughter. People would tell her that she should take me to Hollywood, that I had natural talent. Then I would be famous, it would not matter what other people thought about her, my mother would go back to just being my mother because of my fame and fortune.