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The La Verne Writers' Group 2018 Anthology
Price: Free! Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The 2018 LVWG Anthology offers something for everybody: humor, grit, warmth, action and adventure, poetry, YA, children’s stories, and somethings that we don’t quite know what they are.
The Short Stories of Steven Arnett
Price: Free! Words: 39,160. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This introduction to the writings of novelist Steven Arnett provides a good illustration of its flavor and diversity. It includes several stories that fall into the thriller/suspense genre, and many others as well. Besides this collection, Mr. Arnett is the author of four novels: Winners and Losers, Death on Lake Michigan, The Labyrinth, and The Summer of Robert Byron.
Illustrated Short Fiction of William H. Coles 2000-2016
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130,960. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of thirty-three award-winning short stories and a novella, each about one-of-a kind characters solving serious problems in challenging settings. The stories are crafted by William H. Coles with artistic intensity for engagement and entertainment. Each short story is illustrated by one of six artists commissioned for the story.
Passages of Promise
Price: Free! Words: 40,960. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This anthology is a collection of original writing by the SOAR Creative Writers of Chesatee Academy in the War Eagle Writing Studio, Spring 2017.
Spring Decision: Stories of Appalachia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Helen Haught Fanick is a native of Appalachia, and the area is a favorie setting for her short stories and novels. It's easy to discern her love of the people of the region in reading Spring Decision. The resiliance, courage, ingenuity, and heart exhibited by the characters in Stories of Appalachia echo the traits exhibited by friends, neighbors, and relatives of the author.
The Paper Pauper on a Whistle Perch
Price: Free! Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A compelling, moving, life-or-death story about thee survival of American democracy and Christian morality. A Paper Pauper on the Whistle Perch is a heart-rending sensitive, moving story of fear and danger, pain and struggle, futility and immorality in American democracy, which, like all other democracies throughout history, is destroying itself.
Crossed Wires (Life's Outtakes 8) - 52 Humorous/Inspirational Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
52 Humorous And Inspirational Short Stories From the inspiration of a World War II soldier’s compassion in Forgiveness to the humor of numerous car problems in Crossed Wires these 52 humorous and inspirational short stories (one for each week of the year) will make you laugh, reminisce, and contemplate the relationships you cherish most.
Odd ends
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection folktales, fantasy, poems, science fiction, fiction, short stories, novella, personal narrative and and few grandpa stories told my grandson.
The Games You Cannot Win
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,880. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Roll the dice, pick a card, tell a lie, hide the truth. Whatever the move, it's all just part of the game. Follow the lives of four very different characters who are all trapped in an insidious game. Each story delves into the intricate web of misaligned motives and obscured half-truths.
A-Sides
Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until July 14!) Words: 134,220. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
You asked for it, you got it -A-Sides, now fortified with zombies! From Lost loves to Buckets O'Gore, "A-Sides" has it all. Twenty stories, fair and true, featuring Ghosts, paranormal children, Spontaneous Human Combustion, lawyers, werewolves, aliens, conspiracy theories, pagan idols, romance, evil bankers, weird sisters, forbidden archaeology, and more!
Hidden Truths
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A yearning for connection binds many of the stories in Jeff Boyle’s fine collection. In a world where people find themselves increasingly isolated from neighbors and their communities, Boyle shows us again and again characters swimming against that tide to reach some kind of bond with another.
I Moved Here For The Chowder and Other Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This book is A collection of short (and sometimes too long) stories.
Culpepper's Rebellion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
John Culpepper did everything in his power to protect his family and honor the crown during a rebellion in Virginia, but John was unaware that his own son was planning a rebellion in Carolina. When the boy was arrested and charged with treason, John's legal training, which he rebelled against in his youth, became the only thing standing between his son's life and death.
John Culpepper, Esquire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,670. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
John Culpepper was a prominent figure in colonial Virginia, a merchant in Jamestown for two decades and a resident since the disastrous civil war that shook England to its core. The Culpepper family had known great defeat, but none as heartbreaking as the tragic event that abruptly left John in the position of family patriarch. How would John hold his family together on two continents?
Reunion / Nostalgia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
We were together. For about five years. All in the same place. Talking and laughing and bantering and comparing notes about all the big things: life and love and death and despair. Then we went our separate ways. After five years, we had a reunion. Want to see what happened? Then this is the book for you. Stories on a theme. How life has changed with the passing time. With a photo finish.
Monster Faces
Price: Free! Words: 39,710. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Collection of short stories about drug addicts and some of the awful situations they can get themselves into. Also included is ch 1 of soon to be released novel: A Girl A Fetus And A Monster A story about a pregnant drug addict who finds herself stuck at an old abandoned house where she hoped to end her life but is forced into having to deliver her own drug dependent baby
Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War
Price: $1.00 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
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.
Dark on the Mountain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,570. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Some things are so wide and deep they can only be told in a story. If a picture is worth a thousand words, a story is worth a thousand pictures. Birth, death, resurrection, loss and love cannot be described or explained. We know them by touch. Stories invite touch.
Decatur Clary, A Literary Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
'Decatur Clary - a Literary Sampler' is four free 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.

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