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Tall Tales and Short Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Some short-story anthologies celebrate like-themed work. Tall Tales and Short Stories instead celebrates the variety of form and diversity of content of short stories and short nonfiction work. This anthology not only contains many entertaining stories from some of today's best authors, such as Bob Koch's award-winning The Memorial, but also includes several touching autobiographical works.
The Whole Nine Yarns
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Nine delightful tales of the west, both long ago and contemporary, are told in the charming style of a country gentleman. These tales of Montana and the West bring the reader back to a time when life was simpler —or was it?
The List
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 116,690. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The twenty-seven stories that constitute The List range over a broad swath of human dilemmas, catching the critical moment in a person's life when that life is jolted into change and is altered irrevocably.
Margaritas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
James Dilworth will take you on strange journeys to unexpected places in a few words. For the first time ever, Dilworth's collected writings, are available to the public in ebook format. Margaritas has selections of his poetry, articles, writings about NADAdada, and short fiction, with the first chapter of his novel, Star. See why Dilworth has called his book Margaritas, or pearls.
The Way Things Were - Collected Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,870. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
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A mixed theme anthology The Way Things Were is a first collection of narratives by this historical thriller novelist. Set both in the United States and in various parts of the world the author conjures up a broad range of unusual characters and plots often set in unforgiving and unfriendly worlds. Many of the narratives first appeared in various literary journals and or online.
The Place Where I Come From
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Milton, Delaware - a town at the Southern tip of the Delmarva Peninsula - is very flat, very sandy, and very small. "The Place Where I Come From" portrays the lives of small-town inhabitants just before the Internet became prevalent, in the 1970s and 1980s. Influenced by Sherwood Anderson's "Winesburg Ohio" and by the stories of Shirley Jackson, "The Place Where I Come From" is a precise depictio
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.
Confluence: Spring 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Confluence is IPFW's literary journal. In this issue we feature over 20 new and published authors and artists including Curtis L. Crisler, Aaron Michael McClaskey, Tonya R. Moore, Richard Leslie, Jeremy Stroup, Tara Denny, Andrew Dubach, Sara Jackson, and Nathaniel Morris, among others.
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.
Skyline 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Skyline 2014, an annual publisher’s anthology produced by Cyberworld Publishing, showcases the juried and invited prose and poetry talent of Central Virginia writers. The title of the anthology is taken from the Skyline Drive, the parkway skipping along the top of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia and providing centering for the region in which the authors showcased here are living and writin
Matt and Lizzy Suicides in Warren County
Price: Free! Words: 59,170. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This story is about the author’s maternal grandparents, Matthew and Elizabeth Robertson, two people he never knew. He never knew them because in 1918 Matthew took his life and in 1930 Elizabeth did the same thing.
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.
Trouble with Mother. A Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Jill Zeller compiles a series of short stories where daughters and sons deal with Mom.
Coffee For Me, Tea For You
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,620. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The author presents a number of short stories on various topics. They range from micro fiction, to young adult, to romance, to horror, to crime, and general fiction. Something for everyone's tastes may be found in this first volume of fiction by this new author.
Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge, Volume 2
Series: Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Essay » Literature
"You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from." - Cormac McCarthy, "No Country for Old Men" In the second volume of Precipice, twenty-four authors from the Write on Edge community explore the concept of luck in twenty-six pieces of poetry, short fiction, and memoir.
Leaves of Change: Lessons on Love, Laughter, and Living
Series: Durham Editing and E-books Anthologies 2013. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,190. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Leaves of Change is a diverse collection of prose and poetry memoirs by independent authors. Featuring the works of Aleshia Clarke, Andrew Rose, Barbara H. Poole, Christina Gerberich, Julia Rose Grey, Kelli Lane, Linda Harris Sittig, Mellissa Black, Pamela Sloan, Rebecca Poole, April J. Durham, and Patrick Durham.
Fast Luck
Price: Free! Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a land of alligators dining on Wonderbread, of chickens playing pianos and monkeys riding their rockets, Fast Luck once met hard luck.
Our Voice Volume 4
You set the price! Words: 42,370. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
Volume 4 of Our Voice, student written and produced work from K-12 students in Monticello, Indiana. This volume also includes on Scholastic National Gold Key piece of art and a Scholastic Regional Gold Key winner.
End of the Road
Price: Free! Words: 92,760. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Roads end. They begin somewhere, too. In between, all manner of things happen: friendship, betrayal, horror and maybe even joy. For some, the End of the Road brings love and happiness, for others agony and suffering, and for a precious few, sorrow may lead to something revelatory. The potholes and pitfalls found in this anthology are many, but for every character, there is an end of the road.
Summer Shorts: Airing Out Secrets
Series: Durham Editing and E-books Anthologies 2013. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Entertaining shorts published in the summer that have nothing to do with the actual season. Enjoy these well-written, interesting short stories from writers throughout North America.