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A Handle at One End, a Spout at the Other (three flash fictions) by Morgen Bailey
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
In December 2015, I started a free monthly competition challenging my blog visitors to provide me with prompts for me to choose my favourite and write their story in around 500 words. The three pieces published here are the winning prompts from the Dec 2015 / Jan 2016 competition, as well as those that came second and third. The prompts submitted can be found at the end of each story.
Images of Europe in Arabic Novels, 1935-1967 صورة أوروبا في الرواية العربية: من طه حسين إلى الطيب صالح by Kamal Abdel-Malek
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 38,900. Language: Arabic. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
في هذا الكتاب نماذج مهمة من الروايات العربية وقعت أحداثها في حواضر أوروبا—باريس ولندن—وقدمت شخصيات أوروبية وتمثيلات للمجتمعات والثقافة الاوروبية وهي تغطي الفترة الواقعة بين 1935 وحتى عام 1967 هذه الروايات تشترك في تجنيس العلاقات الثقافية فتمثل الغرب الاوروبي كأنثى لعوب في مقابل البطل الشرقي.
Bedtime by Eduard Joseph
Series: Flash Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
The fourth entry in the "Flash Fiction" series tells the story of a father putting his son to bed.
Phone by Eduard Joseph
Series: Flash Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A quick short story about a woman who realizes her mobile phone is missing.
Fifty Flashes of Fiction by Chi Wen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,970. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Fifty Flashes of Fiction contains fifty flash fiction stories, all of which are a thousand words or less. These stories are a short read during your commute to work or while you are taking a lunch break/smoke break. From the semi-romantic “A Love like Ours” to the Sci-Fi themed “Forever is Expensive”, this book contains a tad bit of everything for everybody.
Short Stories and Poems by Maud Harris
Series: Short stories and poems volume 2. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
An eclectic collection of Flash Fiction covering most genres from historical fiction to fantasy. Ideal for a quick read on the train or while travelling to work.
Book Bundle: Loyal and True - Passerby by Terry R Barca
Series: Anthology. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,110. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
To celebrate the upcoming release of Book 3 in this series of anthologies (Red Wheelbarrow), I am offering this box set of Book 1 (Loyal and True) and Book 2 (Passerby) at a greatly reduced price; a 38% discount. 77 stories and a total of 57,000 words. All stories are perfect for reading on trains, trams and buses, as well as when sitting under a tree or in front of an open fire.
Omen-Eyes: Glimpses of the Vindecene Empire by T. R. Neff
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Five glimpses into the lives of the denizens of the Vindecene Empire--citizens and slaves, oracles and assassins, warriors and shepherds. Flash Fiction.
Rescue Myself: Seven Tiny Retellings From Spunky Fairytale Heroines by Kilmeny Reade
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
What if you were cursed to dance every night, all night for ten years? What if you were enchanted so that jewels fell from your lips every time you spoke? What if you had to weave stinging nettles to save your enchanted brothers, but could not speak a word until they were free? Here you will find retellings where the fairytale heroines rescue themselves.
Osiris Likes This by Damon L. Wakes
Series: Flash Fiction Month. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Have you ever imagined what it would be like to wake up three thousand years late for work? Whether doomsday devices come with instructions? How reptilian alien impostors might really get on in politics? Find answers to these questions and twenty-eight more in the fourth flash fiction anthology from Damon L. Wakes.
Flash Strikes Back by Jon M. Jefferson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Fairy tales
Within these pages you will find all sorts of stories ranging from romance, abject horror, and maybe even a little humor. Like a full course tasting menu, each new small bite brings a range of flavors to entice and excite.
40 Frightful Flash Fictions by Allan M. Heller
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by Night to Dawn Magazine & Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
From the perils of The First Crusade to the tempestuous skies over war-torn China in the 1940s, death, danger and destruction lurk everywhere … and can strike before you know what hit you. Devastation is served with a smile in this creepy collection of flash tales! Do you trust your best friend? Your spouse? Your doctor? Maybe you shouldn’t.
Liberties: Flash Fiction from Ireland by Liberties Festival
Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: British English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
In Summer 2015 the Liberties Festival Dublin held its very first flash fiction competition. Writers were asked for their best short short works on the theme ‘Liberties’ - both the concept of liberties and the Liberties area of Dublin, Ireland. This collection showcases the finest entries received as well as the winning entries by Mark Jenkins and Gary J Byrnes.
Ephemeron by G. Deyke
Series: Flash Fiction Month, 2015. Price: Free! Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Whether you prefer sadness or silliness, humor or poignancy, action or allegory: these 31 very short stories include a little something for everyone, from the instant messaging logs of Norse deities to the struggles of a banana peel. Written entirely during July 2015 as a part of Flash Fiction Month.
About Us and Other Stories by Jo Christal Books
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: Afrikaans. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
An anthology by young student writers. It's all about them telling their stories. So support the young talent of tomorrow and invest in their stories. All proceeds go to the development of the participating writers.
Labor Days by Mario Milosevic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Acclaimed poet and novelist Mario Milosevic offers 100 sharp tales of employment—each exactly 100 words long. Sometimes shocking, sometimes poignant, but always enlightening and entertaining, these narratives bare the souls of laborers doing what they have to do to make a living.
Halloween Fire & Other Shorts by Efran Myles
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015 by Beth Durkee. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Beginning with the bone-chilling creep of Halloween Fire, this story collection of five flashes of fiction are designed to tickle reader imagination.
In the Name of Love: Thirty Short and Shorter Stories by Laurie Boris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
A lonely neighbor tries to melt a widow’s reluctant heart. Bullying brothers threaten to spoil a young girl’s Halloween. Left at the altar once, a woman takes a gamble on a second chance. These are just a few in a collection of thirty short and shorter stories about growing up, growing older, moving out, moving on, revenge, redemption, and love in all its shades of bittersweet pain and joy.