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The Scribe -- May 2015
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
A Sorrowful River Runs Through Here (Short Stories)
Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: American English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A trio of short stories about the sorrows of family life, featuring "Walking Into The Night," "The Hungry Red Devil" and "The Unfaithful Camera."
Shake Away These Constant Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Jersey Devil Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thirty short short stories about twists in ephemeral truth, the way small amounts of time are dissected and put back together wrong, if at all.
Tales of Terror: Monsters
Series: Tales of Terror, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Christopher Fulbright’s Tales of Terror, Vol. 2: MONSTERS serves up six stories of beasts, creatures, and unnatural things that stalk the night. “Fulbright’s prose is every bit as sharp as America’s great pulp writers [...] there’s humanity and depth to his characters. He's tough, passionate, and capable of scaring you like you haven’t been scared since childhood." —Joe McKinney, author of MUTATED
Neighbors Three - Return of the Movie Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Wilcox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Screenplays » Short
This three-act play also takes place in rural Pennsylvania. Honey Solomon has returned home after acting in a Hollywood movie. She and her companion, Tynan Gillespie, plan to act in an Ibsen play in summer theater. Tension develops between Tynan and Greg Desantos, Honey’s old boyfriend. Honey is injured, but Tynan helps her perform. His career, however, is finished as a result.
The Woman Who Never Cooked
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,800. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The American adult woman is featured in this debut collection of stories about love, adultery, marriage, passion, death, and family.
Forgotten Treasure
Price: Free! Words: 17,420. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of poems and short stories. The poetry is inspired by emotions. Anger, joy, love and spirituality all find their way out in them. The short stories are studies in different genres. There is humor in the Wiki-esque biography of Popeye the Sailor and the irreverent "When the Music Stops", fantasy in the "Bonds of War" and drama in "Silver Lining".
Mornings With AJ and Jen
Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a gunman takes the hosts of a morning show hostage, we find the love and darkness behind the cheery banter. Two additional short stories.
No Regrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Silly Tree Anthologies. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » General
There comes a time when you have to let go of mistakes and regrets, leave them in the past and move forward into your future. The Silly Tree Anthology authors share stories of courage and strength, stories in which the characters finally find the will to forgive themselves and forget about what happened in the past so that they can fully explore the future.
The Living Grave: A Compilation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A collection of works that the author has bled and accumulated over the years. Short stories, poems, dialogues and perhaps more make up this concoction of a book. Timothy himself truly bids you, the reader, to enjoy.
Branches - Three Stories About Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
BRANCHES contains three short stories about family relationships by award winning author Joel Arnold; 'Korean Mother is Dying' 'A Hand to Hold' and ''Jump!' the Water Master Cried'. While mostly known for his horror and suspense, here author Joel Arnold presents a trio of emotionally charged literary shorts that just may leave you crying, cheering, or both.
Lux: Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This compilation of short stories and art pieces was created by the Literary Journal Club from John C. Kimball High School. Besides including works from members of the club, it also features winning pieces from monthly writing contests held at the school.
The Life Story of a Chilean Sea Blob and Other Matters of Importance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,180. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012 by Queen's Ferry Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Much as Theodore Carter’s title sea blob proves a challenge to classify, the other matters of importance in this, the author’s debut, story collection emerge as equally amorphous and downright slippery when it comes to categorization. Yet, fleshy narrative makes indexing possible by way of a catalogue of characters who aren’t simply arranged, but rarities that act-largely at great personal risk.
Good Story to Read.com: Short Story Collection #01
Price: Free! Words: 37,020. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This collection contains the first twelve short stories published on the Good Story to Read.com website.
When Morning Comes (Part of the Paranormal Series)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Horror » General
When Morning Comes discusses human relationships from the perspectives of the main protagonist of the story, the old woman, who finds the detachment of her daughters, distressful. There is intensity and feeling as the old woman yearns desperately for the love of her family, but finally decides to leave matters the way they are when she is cajoled by Death to explore the realm of the other world.
The Craft
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,160. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The Craft covers every manner of crafts - arts and crafts, witchcraft, spacecrafts and others. Whatever the story, there is often a surprise at the end, so relax for a while and read this collection of short stories by TWB. Take the time to decide which you liked best. The authors' proceeds go to Sea Shepherd, who have dedicated themselves to protecting our oceans and seas and the life within.
The Cycle of Ramón & Other Stories from the Cantina
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
These are magic realism short stories. Love is bound through time, the heavens weep, the most beautiful woman in all of Mexico is cursed, a rabbit & a priest work through a drought, and the owner of a cantina relates tall tales that make Paul Bunyan pale in comparison. If you've enjoyed the works of Gabriel García Márquez and Isabel Allende, you'll enjoy these Stories from the Cantina.
The Cat that Became a Dog / Stories of Fiction and Non-fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Curl up with this fascinating mixture of fiction and non-fiction stories by novelist and cat lover, Regina Russell. You will enjoy these intriguing stories about cats, hummingbird wars, marriage troubles, meeting a love interest online, bickering in the church, love, road rage, a homeless woman and even an almost impromptu family barbeque.
Northwoods Forest Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,440. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Here it is - the first novel I wrote in 2003! And now it's available in eBook format! This is a family oriented (age 16 and up), faith-based mystery set in 1885 and 2005 which tells the story of a man unjustly convicted of a crime and the family and friends who help to rectify it 120 years later. And it is also a love story of great sadness, new joy and hope for the future.
Conversation With A Barn Cat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.29 from 7 reviews)
This short collection of essays will bring a smile of recognition to those who love the people, the land, and the culture of the Ozarks. The author evokes the rhythms of a nearly forgotten life style. The overall tone is gentle good humor blended with love for the time and place. Illustrations by Betty Singer evoke sweetness and empathy.