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Decatur Clary, a literary sampler
Price: Free! Words: 37,620. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
'Decatur Clary - 2015' is a free sampler of four Decatur Clary stories designed to titillate the palate while introducing you to the style and stories of Decatur Clary. 'The Agreement' and 'The Calling' are excerpts from Decatur's novel '7 Crows a Secret'. 'Willa and Buddy' open the novel 'Lady Lu' and 'Grandpa's Shortcut' is a new short story homage to Decatur's grandfather.
A Baker’s Dozen Stories and One Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here is a genuine pastiche of stories, a veritable salade niçoise of peeks into human nature, with a timeline stretching from the ancient to the next minute, exploring love, lust, the pain of dilemmas that have no proper option, betrayal, new friendships and baddies getting their comeuppance. Oh yes, and a big bonus at the end.
The Scribe - June 2015
Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
Trapped Inside of My Head
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
11 short stories from my twisted mind. All of them are my own strange ideas and span a variety of genres: the strangest of macabre, dealings with the afterlife, the torment of unrequited love, revolution against imperial might, strange humor, and more. Don't let me be all alone in my madness. Please share it with me.
Inheritance and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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In this deeply sardonic debut collection of short stories, Jarod Powell masterfully intertwines the bitter traumas and sweet victories of humanity with a hypnotic style, subversive wit, and a powerful, concrete narrative.
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 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
The Fickleness Of Love
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Short love poems/writings from the view point of a poet. This book is based on love and romance wrote in a fictional style it is also suitable for readers under 18 as well as anyone above. Please leave feedback if you have enjoyed reading:)
Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
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Character driven short stories dealing with an undocumented immigrant, a runaway slave, coming of age experiences, a love story and end of life.
Chance Meetings: Stories About Cross-Cultural Karmic Collisions and Compassion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,820. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In these stories, Madhu B. Wangu draws from her Indian heritage and examines the lives of ordinary people facing challenging circumstances—cruelty, prejudiced minds, twisted family relationships, unhappy marriages. Twelve different people from different walks of life discover how one chance meeting with a stranger can change a person forever. A delicious blending of cultures delicately rendered.
BQE Stories
Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
There’s a little something for everyone here: drama, parables, humor, fables and more. From the forests of northern New Mexico to the rice paddies of Vietnam, the shore of Galilee to the Philippine Islands, from a child’s birth to death under fire, this collection of One Minute stories ranges across the globe and human experience.
First Works: A Collection of Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Kelly Kusumoto has published five short stories on various websites across the globe. In his first self-published eBook, he brings each of these stories together and also includes three previously unpublished stories from his archive. Check out the early works of this emerging author who grew up in Los Angeles and is now pursuing a full writing career in New York City.
Our Voice Volume 7
Price: Free! Words: 171,670. Language: American English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Volume 7 of student produced writing from grades K-12 in the Twin Lakes School District of Monticello, Indiana. See the progression of our kids' abilities and interests as they grow. All proceeds go to a scholarship fund for student writers or towards publishing a physical version of the book.
Bone Pile
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014 by House of Lit. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Bury your face in the red sand, your eyes in the clear sky. The American Southwest shines with sunlight, clean air, and free range. BONE PILE, the mutated twin to Riley Hill’s BURN PILE, digs us out of the darkness to the light of day, where nothing can go wrong. Unless you’re down wind. These five tales of terror, dark humor, and horror uncover what lurks in the open, in broad daylight.
Mornings With AJ and Jen
Price: Free! Words: 8,400. 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.
4 Minute Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
10 flash fictions that are between 148 and 1,125 words. In just that brief time, the characters feel loss, sympathy, and the fear that comes from seeing your life clearly for the first time.
Lonely People
Price: Free! Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Short stories that together paint a powerful portrait of America in the second half of the Twentieth century. The first in the Portrait of America series. The people in these stories explore love, loss, and power at every age and in every kind of relationship: between parents and children, lovers, warriors, artists, and more.
Silent Past, Reflective Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
When we try to escape our past, how much is reflected into our future?
Salt and Oil, Blood and Clay
Price: Free! Words: 18,490. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Salt and Oil, Blood and Clay is a collection of short stories, poems, and vignettes that use fantasy and the harsh realities of ordinary life to explore the impact of solitude, sorrow, hope, and longing on how we see and believe in the world.
Before Noon: Short Story Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Before Noon is a collection of five short stories featured in different genres; horror, science fiction, fantasy, drama. All stories are character driven and are thrilling adventures that will bring you back for more! The River Folk and Werewolf stand out as the only short stories in this collection that lend themselves to sequels. Enjoy these stories and get inspired!