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A Handle at One End, a Spout at the Other (three free flash fictions)
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.
Stories We Share With Daughters As They Grow Older
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literary collections » African
Stories We Share With Daughters As They Grow Older is a must read collection of flash stories. The reader is taken on a reading voyage which if shared with daughters makes bonding ridiculously simple.
Rhythm of the Wild Drum & Other Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
A book of seven tales, exploring a range of genres with intriguing characters, from a man who dares to be a god to a man trying to perfect his wife.
HoneyLee's Girl
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,890. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
When the F.B.I. enters your life, says Michelle Monelle, they are not to be trusted. As a long-forgotten past surfaces, she remembers the turmoil of her youth - the radicalism of the 1960's, her marriage at age fourteen, mysterious strangers who may or may not have been government agents, and the passionate young Native American woman on the run from everything.
That Smell of Happiness
Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
'That Smell of Happiness' is a collection of short stories. The book takes its name from 'That Smell of Happiness' a story on the life of a young man who weathered challenges in his childhood and coped in the way that he could, but loses his way along the line and desperately tries to take back control in adulthood.
Madam's Maid & Other Stories
Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
'Madam's Maid & Other Stories' is a collection of short stories among which is 'Madam's Maid', a story long listed in the 2013 Golden Baobab Prize.
Three Stories
You set the price! Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Looking for short, compelling reads that offer a little bit of everything? Three Stories is the short-fiction collection for you. Horror, drama, romance, humor, big decisions - this eclectic collection will take you on a journey through the lives of diverse characters, places and times.
An Arduous Task
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In an African village setting, Katanga was charged with a crime he committed (and admittedly guilty) some twenty years earlier as a rebel fighter during his country’s civil war. Now forced as a sober adult to confront one woman who has the courage to summon him before a somewhat new generation of villagers as they discuss reconciliation.
My Diary, Tbh: Selected Readings from Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 11:52 PM to Sunday, November 8, 2015 at 7:04 PM
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016 by Vern and Sisters. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
My Diary, Tbh is a collection of blog posts spanning the college years of John von Dorf. Though it's heavily politically-charged, it's a story about the reckless abandon of political ideals. The story shows the development of the identity of the author through mostly true experiences.
I do not fear if I die in a bomb blast.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
A collection of short stories by Ada Kate Uchegbu.
The Pearl Farmer
You set the price! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
A small selection of short fiction
Счастье
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: Russian. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Сборник из шести фантастических миниатюр: «Сказка на ночь», «Счастье», «Запасной вариант», «Посланец», «Винни», «Мгла».
Бегство Лёлика
Series: Призраки. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: Russian. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Лёлик видит призраков. И не только видит, но и вынужден им помогать. Однако счастью в жизни это совсем не способствует, и в результате, «доведенный до ручки» Лёлик решает отказаться от своего дара. Удастся ли ему это сделать?
Simply a Smile
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Simply a Smile includes a collection of short stories which contain Historical Fiction, Romance, Mystery, and Family. Each was inspired by a piece of art or an object as simple as a shell, a recipe, a button, and a historical marker. These stories are meant for simple reading pleasure and to leave you, the reader, with a smile as the book closes.
Storie di guerra - Testimonianze dirette, dal medioevo alla prima guerra mondiale
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 12. Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 111,620. Language: Italian. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian, Fiction » Literature » War
Oggi si parla molto della guerra, soprattutto a sproposito. In questo libro, numerose testimonianze di persone che hanno combattuto dal medioevo alla prima guerra mondiale. Testimonianze interessanti, anche episodi bizzarri e curiosi, nessuna retorica. Questa antologia raccoglie epistole, diari, racconti, poesie: tutte "testimonianze" dirette di guerra.
The Mourning Doll
Price: Free! Words: 103,990. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Set in the Victorian era, The Mourning Doll centres on the personal challenges of the main character, Sir Lincoln Rinehart and his powerful obsession with the mysterious Lady Delphinia. Rated 5 Stars by Amazon Top Reviewer , Elizabeth Rain, "This book is a must for readers who love historical romance, intrigue, suspense...I highly recommend this book. This is an author to watch."
Ode to Joy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016 by House of Lit. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
A right of passage in blossoming spirituality leaves a young girl in wonder. Can she become who she was born to be? Can she step into the beauty that encompasses all? This sci-fi thriller twists perspectives into shrinking dimensions.
Home Is Where You're Happy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
A collection of short stories, essays & life snippets about what it means to be "home..." from author/editor/filmmaker/artist sanctuary founder Cristina Salat. (Available in print & e-editions.)
Можете звать меня Татьяной
Price: Free! Words: 71,000. Language: Russian. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Я предпринимаю трудную попытку переписать свою жизнь в другом варианте, практически при тех же стартовых условиях, но как если бы я приняла какие-то некогда мною отвергнутые предложения.
The Story so Far
Price: Free! Words: 16,470. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A collection of short stories written over the last 20 years exploring growing up and away.