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Dumpsters
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 50,540. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Homeless, addicted, and helpless describes different characters who are struggling with hopelessness in Dumpsters. The eighteen short stories in this collection pinpoint a decisive moment in each person's life. The reader is introduced to a world of alcohol and drug addiction. In addition, the reader will meet counselors who display poor ethical choices. Murder, violence, and selfishness abide.
Between the Winds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,660. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Ethan is in a café on the zócalo in Oaxaca. His waitress, Dina, claims she was with her grandfather in 1996 bidding Ethan farewell in the bus station. He remembers her and agrees to visit her the following day in a nearby Mitla, even as he knows that young Dina died in 1996 crossing illegally into Texas with her grandfather.
Killing LuAnn
Price: Free! Words: 25,520. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Ever say "I'll kill you," and didn't mean literally kill, or "I love you," and didn't mean it? When you say "I love you" what do you really mean? These six stories explore love lost, love as possession, love as its opposite, hate, and love in its tender tentative beginning. You may laugh, you may cry, you may be angered, but you will always be entertained.
Miller's Machinations
Price: $100.00 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
MILLER’S MACHINATIONS is a collection of short stories and poems written by J. Michael Miller. This varied compilation includes stories covering drama, horror, love, a superhero and more!
Things I Pray I Never Forget
Price: $6.99 $3.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 45,570. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Things I Pray I Never Forget draws the reader in as it explores the complexity of life through a variety of characters and the situations and relationships that define them. Work, death, family, religion, illness, addiction, and Mother Nature all play their part in shaping the lives and choices of the characters within this collection.
Stories By Jess
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: American English. Published: May 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This collection of short stories includes three stories, two of the fantasy genre and one of the crime/drama genre.
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.
Family Over Everything: A Collection of Short Stories
Price: $999.00 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
FAMILY OVER EVERYTHING: A Collection of Short Stories by L.Y. Moe examines the power that family ties have over people. Each protagonist is tested in unimaginable ways in order to preserve what they hold dear. In saving their families, will they lose themselves along the way?
Popeye the Asshole
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Never judge a man until you’ve walked a mile using his walker or at least, given him and his walker a ride to the dollar store. “Popeye the Asshole’ is a short story about a broken man who simply can not be helped but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try.
River City Ebb & Flow: Dr. Jas. O’Phelan’s Stories from the Wicker Basket under this Fragile Balloon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,370. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018 by Canopic Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
For the characters that live in River City Ebb & Flow: Dr. Jas. O’Phelan’s Stories from the Wicker Basket under this Fragile Balloon, human follies are only pertinent in context of redemption—or to the lack thereof. In many ways this little collection of short stories just may identify Jim Biedenharn as one of the last genuine voices of Southern Literature.
Human Complications and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
HUMAN COMPLICATIONS AND OTHER STORIES is a collection of short/flash fiction stories by Kayla Provence. These stories covering a tale of a teenage runaway, a drug dealer's sacrifice for a friend, and a young girl unleashing a dark Norse evil onto the world.
Nothing But the Weather
Price: $4.99 $1.25 USD. (75% off!) Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Wake up in a storm. Row down a flooded alley of people looking for their way home." Nothing but the Weather" wades through the water, both clean and dirty, digging up life without cleaning it off first.
This Endless Road
Price: $5.99 $3.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
THIS ENDLESS ROAD is Michael Overa's second short story collection published by Unsolicited Press.
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.
The Phases of Harry Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,200. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Coming of age
Harry Moon romps through time right into your heart in this baroque and bawdy, delicious and daring, sexy and sinful contemporary-historical novel. The Phases of Harry Moon is violent and tender, inspired and earthy, and Harry himself is one of the most endearing, mad, and moving characters of fiction in the last decade. Harry Moon is a hero for everyone, and his world is our world.
Conclave Spring 2017: Voices from the Edge
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,360. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by Babylon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this issue, Conclave celebrates “Voices from the Edge,” the writers whose work is not easily categorized or pigeonholed. This issue disregards genre and marketplace and instead focuses on originality and insight, artists fearlessly creating work of the highest caliber. This, then, is the No Fear issue of Conclave, the no-holds-barred highway whose only toll is vision and talent.
Careless
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Carelessness has consequences. Some are harmless even humorous, while others may cost you your life. Are you willing to take the risk?
The Bride Who Only Wore Black (And Other Stories)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
These fifteen stories stretch from man's beginning, from the Myth of Sisyphus reimagined to the literal landscape we recognize today as our own, from the relationships Aeneas had with women in 1200 BCE to the way a woman endures the damage soldiers did to her mother during WWII. Each story, modestly conceived, is driven by human kind’s psychological nature.
Smith's Monthly #44
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,350. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
More than fifty-five thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. The 44th issue of Smith's Monthly also includes Heinlein’s Rules: Five Simple Business Rules for Writing: A WMG Writer’s Guide.
Laughter and Early Sorrow
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,370. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Set in Memphis during the 1960s and 1970s, these short stories recall life’s most indelible moments.

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