Books tagged: weird stories

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Insomnia
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Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A short story about the affects of too many sleepless nights on an ordinary person. First person POV. Strange and weird.
Skewed Universe II
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Three short, strange stories. The Attic: Jeremy's heard the stories, but now's going to learn the hard way they're true. Mr. Early: He always said he'd get her...but will her? The Big Trampoline: Sometimes not even knowing what will happen can stop it.
Black Shapes in a Darkened Room
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,550. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Black Shapes in a Darkened Room is a collection of witty, visceral, and darkly imaginative short fiction from the author of the novel The Concrete Sky. Revenge and eroticism, humor and despair, the supernatural and the everyday... Marshall Moore draws new contour lines and makes new connections in this nighttime map of the human soul.
The Mirador Fantasmagoria
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 93,530. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Mirador Publishing invited submissions of short stories celebrating the Weird and the Wonderful. We were overwhelmed by the number and the quality of entries. Choosing the winners proved to be a monumental task.
The Mystery Call or How to Analyze a Strange Situation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Have you ever experienced a strange situation that you couldn't explain rationally? I don't necessarily mean some huge, life-changing event, but rather, something apparently unimportant, yet nonetheless intriguingly mysterious. "The Mystery Call" presents just such an occurrence from my own life. But more importantly, it goes on to show how to analyze such mysteries using step-by-step reasoning.
Ghost & Mystery Short Stories
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This book includes three fascinating and thought provoking ghost, mystery or unusual short stories written by award winning author Don Hale.
Dangerous Creatures: Crazy Stories from Wattle Creek Primary School
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Price: Free! Words: 33,630. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Horrible smells, exploding bean pods, giant popcorn and super sticky glue! Strange and hilarious things happen nearly every day in Miss Strickland's year 5 class at Wattle Creek Primary School. This collection of ten stories by Australian Author, Ronald Hart, is a fun read for children aged 7 to 12.
Ziggy Two Step - Courier Extraordinaire
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Price: Free! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Follow Ziggy Two Step, courier extraordinaire, as he delivers urgent packages throughout Riverton. A short story of 32 pages which I hope will amuse you. Reading time should be about 45 minutes or so. Reviews here on Smashwords are welcome - Thanks.
Fevered Visions: Ten Tales from the Febrile Hinterlands of Reason
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Professionally published writer Alistair Ainscott presents ten tales from the febrile hinterlands of reason. The stories probe shades of light and dark, from hilarity to shadows of doom. The light-hearted farce of a man trapped on a 3,000 mile trip with his twin toddlers. A mysterious forest fortified by concertina wire of black-barbed briars. One man's quest to atone for nuclear holocaust.
Feather: Tales of Isolation and Descent
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,440. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In these nine stories and novellas, David Rix weaves an enigmatic web of fictions at the shifting intersections of Slipstream, Horror and Science Fiction. Feather passes from remote beaches and salt marshes covered with samphire and grey sky to more human wildernesses in London and Ljubljana – always on the move and always making encounters. Always touching people with her own magic.