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Scientist in Training Gone Mad
By Ali Noel Vyain
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A poetry and short story collection concerning madness when dealing with the world when one goes down the wrong path and finds out too late. Then tries to correct that mistake.
Tales of Terror: The Unexplained
By Christopher Fulbright
Series: Tales of Terror, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Christopher Fulbright’s Tales of Terror, Vol. 6: THE UNEXPLAINED serves up six stories of cursed items, wonderful gifts, strange afflictions and stranger collections. “Fulbright’s prose is every bit as sharp as America’s great pulp writers [...] he's tough, passionate, and capable of scaring you like you haven’t been scared since childhood." —Joe McKinney, award winning author of MUTATED
Tales of Terror: Dark Waters
By Christopher Fulbright
Series: Tales of Terror, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Christopher Fulbright’s Tales of Terror, Vol. 5: DARK WATERS serves up three short stories and a novelette of the treachery and horrors of the sea. “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
Tales of Terror: The Undead
By Christopher Fulbright
Series: Tales of Terror, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
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!
Tales of Terror: Monsters
By Christopher Fulbright
Series: Tales of Terror, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » 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
Tales of Terror: Ghosts
By Christopher Fulbright
Series: Tales of Terror, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Christopher Fulbright’s Tales of Terror, Vol. 1: GHOSTS serves up six stories of shivery visitations from beyond. “Fulbright’s prose is every bit as sharp as America’s great pulp writers [...] there’s humanity and depth to his characters. Fulbright is tough, passionate, and capable of scaring you like you haven’t been scared since childhood." —Joe McKinney, award-winning author of MUTATED
Of Heaven & Earth And Everything Between
By Michael E. Sedgwick
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This collection of twenty short stories covers a range of genres with subjects including a debate in heaven about the wisdom of The Creation; mistaken identity; racial bias; hospital drama; an experiment in social psychology; World War II romance and tragedy; marital infidelity and murder; a child’s experience of a bombing raid; duck hunting and fishing tales; domestic violence and vengeance;
Philandering & Other Tales
By Michael E. Sedgwick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A married man sets out feeling he has the style of James Bond. On route to the station, he meets an attractive young woman and is flattered to find he charms her. Will he trade marital bliss for a romantic fling? The young woman has the answer. Other stories include a beautiful courtesan who plays a string of lovers; a wicked social experiment; a dying WWII hospital patient; and mistaken identity.
An Unlucky Brake
By Michael E. Sedgwick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In story 1, two married couples meet over a bridge game. Each husband develops a strong sexual desire for the other man’s wife and finds his own wife is attracted to the other man. One thing leads to another in a dangerous competition. The other stories describe a tense fishing contest; a very special 21st birthday party; domestic tension, violence and planned revenge; and a deadly ice-age virus.
Pembroke/Kings Summer Programme Ebook Anthology 1
By Various Authors
Price: Free! Words: 31,400. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Trapeze Books. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
An anthology of writing from the University of Cambridge Pembroke/Kings Summer Programme 2012
Odalisque at the Spa
By Jeanne Rejaunier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,550. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Two billionaire friends meet at Brenners Park Hotel and Spa in Baden-Baden, Germany, seeking to become acolytes of a clandestine organization of women, the Odalisques, who, for a one million dollar fee, will accept chosen men to initiate into the hidden secrets of ecstatic lovemaking. A phone call from an elusive Odalisque promises the men that their lives are about to change dramatically.
eFiction January 2013
By eFiction Publishing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
edited by Doug Lance
Good Story to Read.com: Short Story Collection #01
By S. Thomas Kaza
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,020. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This collection contains the first twelve short stories published on the Good Story to Read.com website.
The Old Weird South
By Tim Westover
Price: Free! Words: 60,060. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
This collection of twenty four new stories explores the supernatural side of the American South. Stretching from the Civil War to the present day, these stories visit mysterious bingo parlors and meet devils at the crossroads; they see battles in Florida’s citrus orchards and explore haunted bed & breakfasts.
Sanctified
By Joseph Edwards
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The people of a county in the southern Appalachian highlands have looked to Judge Jonathan Steadings to administer justice and keep the peace among the Cherokee, the Negroes, and the white folk on their mountain for more than two decades, but when a prominent member of the community commits an unspeakable evil against a young black musician, the judge cannot give the people the justice they seek.
Poies: Dominion
By Paul Worthington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Poies: Dominion (book two in the Poies Series), is sixteen poies that will encourage you to go on in times when all seems lost. When you feel you can no longer hold your head up, and the road you travel seems too long, don't give up. Remember, you have been given dominion over all that you face.
The Whining Mill
By David Schoen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Veterinarian Mark Canis has a special gift that makes him one of the best at what he does... But the gift has a price - and that price is about to go way up. Can Mark make it all work out when his world is ripped apart? Ask the dogs. If you are like Mark, they will answer you. Fast-paced and exciting, The Whining Mill offers a glimpse into the human condition from a new perspective. And dogs.
Snuff Out the Candle
By Angelique LaFontaine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,330. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of 10 digital short stories. This collection includes drama, suspense and terror.
Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge
By Write on Edge
Series: Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,010. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Bannerwing Books. Category: Essay » Literature
The first volume of Precipice showcases twenty-one short stories and essays by seventeen members of the Write on Edge community.
Without You
By Elizabeth Morris
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everywhere there is water. Nearly all these stories explore basic human characteristics - poverty, puberty, loss, hope, aging, dementia, racism, gender identity, mischievousness, love - with the ocean or a river or a pond or a beach as background. You won't like all the characters, but you'll love some, tolerate a few, and be intrigued by all.