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The Witiko’s Necklace and Other Fabrications by Brian Reynolds
Price: Free! Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
A collection of thirty short works of fiction by Brian Reynolds (Mouse, self-published at Smashwords, 2015) with a variety of themes and tones. All of them attempt to focus on character and the human condition. Many are located in the Canadian north, but others find their inspiration in the American Midwest and Toronto. Many have Indigenous content. All of them seek to be “literary” in style.
Round Mountain by Jessie Cox
Series: Trail of Blood on Ice, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
Not many know of the Five Civilized Tribes involvement in the US Civil War. This story is the second of "The Trail of Bood on Ice" trilogy that is not intended to be a war story, but in order to tell of the characters life and times it must be presented in a war setting. I hope that you enjoy the reading as much as I have the writing. J C
Английские ботиночки by Любовь Кукушка
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: Russian. Published: April 18, 2016 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Здесь вы найдёте непридуманные захватывающие истории из жизни. Из той самой нашей жизни, в которой крепко и на все времена перемешано всё, из чего она и состоит: радости и печали, трагедии и комедии, верность и предательство, мистика и ужас, вера и неверие, любовь и надежда
Roots by Rahul Bhatt
Price: $3.80 USD. Words: 90,010. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 16, 2016 by Banyan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic, Fiction » Literature » Urban
"Roots" is a contemporary urban fiction set in Delhi [India], tracing the roots of a priest and his hometown in the Himalayas... A suicide, a dam, a reality show...all come together in this gripping tale of longing and displacement....raising a question - Can there be any compensation for losing one's home and hearth?
Military Madness Volume Two by George Hawkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,550. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Short stories written during the 1980's in northern California, while I was living in an agriculture commune.
To Be Young: A Collection Of Short Stories by JAWD
Price: Free! Words: 36,820. Language: British English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
To Be Young is a collection of short stories mainly focussing on teenagers around the ages of 14 to seventeen.
Начало и другие рассказы by Александр Шалларь
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,970. Language: Russian. Published: April 8, 2016 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Яркие эпизоды жизни главного героя – воспоминания шестилетнего мальчика о жизни в оккупированном Харькове; история создания с нуля научно-производственной компании в трудные 90-е; встречи с соотечественниками в Нью-Йорке, Рио-де-Жанейро, самом южном городе планеты Ушуайя; знакомство с замечательной народной целительницей Евдокией Пивоваровой; размышления о том, для чего мы живём на этом свете
Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War by Jack Matthews
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Philosophical author Jack Matthews takes snapshots of Civil War soldiers as they cheat death and mess around between battles. Without dwelling on the war's tragic dimension, these old-fashioned (and historically accurate) yarns are infused with irony and a youthful sense of adventure. They also ask you to ponder the human condition as people of that time might have done.
Our Voice 8 by Scot McAtee
Price: Free! Words: 278,210. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Volume 8 of student produced writing from grades K-12 in the Twin Lakes School District of Monticello, Indiana. This edition covers 212 writers from Spring and Fall 2015. Fully 12% of our entire K-12 student body participated in this edition. All proceeds towards publishing a physical version of the book.
Unnatural Encounters: Only in Trinidad and Tobago by Amber Drappier
Price: Free! Words: 50,530. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Step into a world of Trinbagonian folklore and fantasy, where supernatural characters come to life. This collection of stories highlights the rich and diverse culture of Trinidad and Tobago, bringing to life some of our local customs and traditions. Immerse yourself in a world where fantasy and Caribbean life intertwine, and indulge in the vibrancy that is the Trini life.
Magnifying Glass and Other Stories by Seann McCollum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,710. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Steve Silkin. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Seann McCollum is a poet and painter living in Portland, Ore. His short stories ask the questions: Why does Amber take zombies so literally? Is the outside-in world possible? What do those battery-operated animals get up to at night when no one's watching? Is it possible that the Smurfs really exist, and can their adventures teach us lessons about how we should be living?
Не грусти, гад ползучий by Olga Koreneva
Price: Free! Words: 49,200. Language: Russian. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Увлекательная, эмоциональная книга с элементами остросюжетности, иронии и неожиданности, написана искренне, местами причудливо и пикантно, читается с большим интересом.
A Presentation of Short Stories Without Regard to Marketing by Fairleigh Brooks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,050. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of eight short stories about suburban living, mostly. Much of the living is windblown and restless. The characters are searching, of course, but when they grasp they usually end up with a handful of air.
Белая ласточка by Olga Koreneva
Price: Free! Words: 62,920. Language: Russian. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
О молодых людях, старшеклассниках и первокурсниках вузов, которые только что стали или становятся взрослыми, делают свои первые самостоятельные шаги в сложную взрослую жизнь, рассказывается в «Белой ласточке», первой книге начинающей писательницы, выпускницы Литературного института имени Горького, Ольги Кореневой.
That Smell of Happiness by Ayibu Makolo
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 by Ayibu Makolo
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.
My Diary, Tbh: Selected Readings from Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 11:52 PM to Sunday, November 8, 2015 at 7:04 PM by John von Dorf
Price: Free! 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.
Simply a Smile by Joan Leotta
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 by Duilio Chiarle
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 12. Price: $3.35 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.