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Resurrecting Cybele
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,990. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Cybele Moondragon is an unemployed English graduate student who is disillusioned with her life and tired of being in debt. She decides to resurrect a matriarchal cult based on the pagan goddess Cybele in order to make a lot of money and empower men and women who are stifled in more traditional, patriarchal religions.
Marked: Collected Ramblings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Marked: collected ramblings is for those who want quick but hearty bites of fiction presented in the form of flash fiction, the short story and finally, selected pieces of poetry and prose. The characters struggle with choices, good and bad, and the consequences of those choices.
An Unlikely Trust
Series: The Decision. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
An Unlikely Trust is Book 3 of The Decision series. Book 1, Path to Distant Dreams, introduces two young ladies with dreams of escaping plantation life. Book 2, Past the Shadows, picks up with Lily's fateful decision, while Book 3 leaves clues to Margot's character. Is she really calculatingly cunning? Or is she nothing more than a victim of her circumstances just trying to break free?
Tripping Into Mexico
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 149,630. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a Sethian spiritual growth story. Life is magic, unfolding in unerring importance for every individual with the key to All That Is, and everyone has the key by just being. But it's not simple at all and Corsey Clamming is going to find out just how complicated it gets when you open the door that creates reality, and step into the responsibility of life.
Helios
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Helios is a collection of short stories by author Che Parker.
Stories South of the Sun
You set the price! Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(5.00 from 1 review)
STORIES SOUTH OF THE SUN is a collection of short fiction by Stella Samuel. Take a shallow dive into just a few of the various genres Stella writes in this diverse collection of pieces from middle school adventure to young adult coming of age and love and loss sprinkled with a bit of suspense.
La rebelión de los pelones
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 115,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Todos somos historias de muchas historias. Cargamos con una narrativa que nos hace lo que somos. Éstas nos muestran también lo que seremos. El libro narra el encuentro de personajes y eventos realistas en un mundo de mágica desolación creadora de la idiosincrasia del mexicano. En los personajes confluyen historias que intentan reflejar un México de recuerdos fantásticos que nunca tuvieron lugar.
Reflections in a Hubcap
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2014 by David Vernon. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Master story-teller, Steve Atkinson, showcases twenty-three of his best short stories in this clever anthology. Some of these tales are whimsically autobiographical while others visit the dark and murky places of the human mind. All are beautifully crafted and leave the reader with a thirst for more.
Cuckoo Funeral, Magique, The Odd Job: Three Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In "Cuckoo Funeral", a Korean-American teen knows her mother is the keeper of a secret, but she cannot pry it from her. In "Magique", a man wants his wife to partner with him in his greatest dream - to be a full-time magician - but she thinks magic is a stupid hobby. He gives her one last chance to support him. In "The Odd Job", an old man offers a vagrant woman a job scraping paint off his house.
Little Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
His ambition was to construct a state-of-art bomber piloted by a kamikaze dog. In the pursuit of this aim, he killed lots of animals. But when he saw this white dog with a black star on the head, a strange feeling stirred in his crude, lone soul. Will the heart take over a cold and pragmatic mind?
Tainted Innocence and Other Award-winning Stories from the Twisted Stringybark Award
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A tale with a twist always intrigues and here is an entire collection of thirty-one clever stories from both Australian and international authors. These are the winning and highly commended stories from the Twisted Stringybark Short Story Competition. Written by established and new writers, each story has been chosen for its unique contribution to Australian literature.
Next
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,760. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by CSFG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(3.00 from 1 review)
The theme for CSFG’s next anthology is… well, ‘Next‘. Sequence. Succession. Cause and effect. What happened. Next. An anthology of Australian speculative fiction edited by Simon Petrie and Robert Porteous and published by the Canberra Speculative Fiction Guild.
Making Sense
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,580. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by Fandango Virtual. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Life doesn’t make sense but we still try to impose a sense of sense onto it. In this collection of stories we meet twenty people who have nothing in common apart from the need to make sense out of their lives, all trying to answer the self-same questions, and where their five senses fall short they have to rely on their other senses: those of humour, of justice, of right and wrong, of decency...
Little Lost Girl
Series: Old Balmain House - Second Edition, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A little girl vanished 100 years ago. Her name was Sophie. Where did she go? An old house in Balmain. A portrait and perfume bottle hidden in a chimney. Unknown and untouched, while a century passed, their memory slowly fading. Glimpses of an eight year old girl and her school friend, missing, never found. The grief of those left behind, those who searched, those who yearned. Now a new search!
Travelling Time Plains
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a poetry collection that scans many different topics: love, nature, travel, inspiration, history and general.
Devil's Choice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,840. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2018 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
A parents worst nightmare. A small child with an incurable disease and a father who served in Vietnam and blames himself for her illness. The family is torn apart. Finally only one choice remains to save the daughter's life, a Devil's Choice. She must confront three men who raped her mother, now in jai, seek to find out which is her father, then beg this person for help to be a transplant donor,
A Nice Boy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,810. Language: Australian English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thirty-two award-winning short stories fill these entertaining pages. Written by Australian and international authors these stories explore Australian culture — sometimes funny, often poignant, occasionally unsettling, this anthology showcases the best of Australian contemporary short story writing.
Me--Molly
Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Me--Molly" is my entry in NPR’s Round Ten of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to be written as a voice-mail message.” Had to be dialogue, right? I thought, "This is my chance." They did select a story with a similar theme, but--in my opinion--it didn't convey much power or emotion. See what you think, and let me know.
Erratic Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Take a glance of these random shorts by Tyrell Hall in the eBook ERRATIC SHORTS. Enjoy a tale of a young man's journey back home. Experience a trip beneath the sea to find a lost ship and her spoils or a moment of interrupted peace.
Intertwine
Price: Free! Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of mulit-genre poems of short stories written by an array of talented writers.