Short Stories for Grown-ups

Short Stories, Sweet and Sour Fiction
Series: Short Stories, Book 2 · Short Stories for Grown-ups, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
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The bonds people forge can be glorious, everlasting and filled with devotion. All too often they are problematic and dogged by regrets. Many more are not what they seem. Devotion to a lost partner is one thing, devotion to the long dead quite another, and an orang-utan with a sweet tooth can be more appreciative than the family everything has been sacrificed for.
Short SF Stories, Tales for Technophobes
Series: Short Stories, Book 3 · Short Stories for Grown-ups, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
For those who view with deep suspicion the tyranny of unrelenting technological advance … and those who do not have the need to take their science fiction too seriously.
Short Stories, Crimes, Cults and Curious Cats
Series: Short Stories for Grown-ups · Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 25,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Beware tin cats offering invitations, psychopathic chemists with a turret full of collectable porcelain, priests pursuing satanic cults, and evil entities living in windmills. Better to listen to the green spirit peering over your shoulder, the ghost of a young man with no heart, and Victorian palaeontologist who has unearthed the face of God.
Short Stories, Found Online
Series: Short Stories for Grown-ups · Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
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Go online and download a demon app., summon a tramp from Heaven, float in the celluloid firmament for an hour, crack a Cosmic Egg, bounce your waistline back, or be invited to the fashion parade that - literally - takes off!
Tell the Octopus, and other Short Stories
Series: Short Stories for Grown-ups · Short Stories · Fiction for Older Children and Teenagers. Price: Free! Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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People aspire to make the world a better place in many ways. Some decorate any ugly space that offends the eye, another might take up justice's flaming sword and sally forth to tilt at windmills. All good intentions come at a cost. Some are rewarded, others demand the ultimate price.
Road Undermined by Badgers, and Other Short Stories
Series: Short Stories for Grown-ups · Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 27,600. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ecology can have unlikely helpers, from the soldier committing the ultimate sabotage, to phantoms from the future foiled in their attempts to save the human race. And corrupt councillors beware the lady with too many cuckoo clocks, the company offering replacement bodies, mirrors reflecting the truth… and always remember that badgers are people, too.