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Peculiar Worlds and Circular Illusions
Price: Free! Words: 16,900. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Nine short stories set in the 19th, 20th and 21st century, from Professor Kurtz and his paper on "human de-evolvement," to giant sea turtles appearing in neighborhood swimming pools. How can we be certain of anything?
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.
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 » Literature » 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."
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.
Helios
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,830. 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.
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.
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.
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.
Our Voice Volume 6
Price: Free! Words: 74,100. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Our Voice is a student written and edited ebook produced by the students of Twin Lakes School Corporation in Monticello, Indiana. It is a crosscurriculur, inclusive writing project that seeks to raise interest in creative writing amongst K-12 students in our district.
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.
Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Character driven short stories dealing with an undocumented immigrant, a runaway slave, coming of age experiences, a love story and end of life.
Under Sonoran Skies, Prose and Poetry from the High Desert
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,360. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Authored by Bill Black, Jeanne Burrows-Johnson, Susan Cosby-Patton, Kay Lesh, Patricia Noble, and Larry Sakin, Under Sonoran Skies, Prose and Poetry from the High Desert is an anthology of fiction and non-fiction including poems, short stories, historical and reflective essays.
Tales of Terror: The Undead
Series: Tales of Terror, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Christopher Fulbright’s Tales of Terror, Vol. 3: THE UNDEAD serves up six stories for those weary of the average tales of the undead. An ancient mummy arises to reclaim his rightful place as king of a distant planet; a failed web mogul creates some zombies of a different kind; hot vampires visit their sins and seductions on the unwary, plus two more tales of fangs and flesh-eaters!
Good Story to Read.com: Short Story Collection #01
Price: $1.99 USD. 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.
Pictures of Houses with Water Damage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Rominna Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of 21 powerful, moving short stories by an ardent voice in comtemporary American literature. Hemmingson writes from within the everyday man's murky nightmares, offering hints and then, dazzlingly, reneging on his hints.
The Cycle of Ramón & Other Stories from the Cantina
Price: $4.99 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.
Conversation With A Barn Cat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Fantasy » 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.
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.
After the Fog
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,800. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The sins of the mother… In the steel town of Donora, Pennsylvania, site of the infamous 1948 “killing smog,” headstrong nurse Rose Pavlesic tends to her family and neighbors. As the smog descends she is faced with conflict she never imagined. A love story, the gritty plot is propelled by choices made under pressure and Rose's attempts to forgive herself and let her family’s healing begin.