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Short Ghost Stories: The Man with the Axe in his Back by Queenie Chan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,780. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Bento Comics. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
*COMICS-PROSE+PROSE* Trapped in an elevator with a murdered man. A woman's foot savaged by something as she reads ghost stories late at night. A boy flees from a battlefield, only to be swallowed by a tree. A starving family struggles to stay civilised... and more. Here are 4 spine-chilling, 'Twilight Zone'-esque stories illustrated in COMICS-PROSE, with another 4 in PROSE-ONLY format.
Love at First Write – Four Romantic Short Stories by Jae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: American English. Published: December 20, 2017 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Award-winning author Jae penned four romantic short stories about heroines who are writers. From a reporter being challenged to write a romance to an author on a blind date in a bookstore, these short stories are guaranteed to have a happy ending. Includes the short stories: "The Romance Bet", "Sex Sells", "The Snow Liger", and "Blind Date at the Booklover’s Lair".
Memories of the Bush by Patricia Jones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Verse stories telling snippetts of life in outback Australia - on station properties and in an outback town. A life lived devoid of any luxuries, without ever a complaint, but full of simple joys, happiness and love.
Holiday Hell by Black Heart Magazine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,880. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2017 by Buttontapper Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Welcome to Holiday Hell. While most of our stories focus on Christmas, with its corporate whoring and mass merchandising push through the end of the year, a few take religion to task, some critique forced family interactions over mall mobs, and others address more personal kinds of hell created through the year. Enjoy a little solace this Solstice in Black Heart's winter wonderland – if you dare.
Magische Geschichten by Annemarie Nikolaus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: German. Published: January 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Eine kleine Zauberin, ein magiebegabtes Häschen, ein Wassergeist und eine gute Hexe: Magie und Klugheit, Wirklichkeit und Legende verbinden sich in den vier Geschichten zum Schmunzeln und Nachdenken. Ab 8 Jahre
A Few Strange Matters: Short Stories by Robin Brande
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Ryer Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
8 off-beat short stories from award-winning author Robin Brande. A mash-up of contemporary, science fiction, fantasy, and fable. Includes the stories: Brindle; Flasher; Nude, Smiling; A Skip of the Mind; The Girl Who Can Program High School; A Kindness, Really; Two-Eyes; and Thanks to the Perv in the Hardware Store.
Your Body is an Ocean: Love and Other Experiments by Nikita Gill
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Nikita Gill offers thirty three stories in the form of almost poems, almost fairy tales, and some very real people behind them. Love, hate, passion...forget all you have ever known or learned. For this is not about the art of living. This is about the techniques of survival. (I hope you're proud, Mr. Darwin.)
Tank Farm Dynamo by David Brin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Can a sci fi story alter the course of something ponderous, like the space program? Perhaps. "Tank Farm Dynamo" sure tried! What if we found the nerve, the spirit and daring to use every resource - including those that NASA simply threw away? An unabashedly old-fashioned hard SF story with science and technology as central, problem-solving players... plus a real twist.
Shadow of a Change by Michelle Sagara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A short story of 5k words. April Stevens works, day in and day out, in an office, part of the secretarial pool. There is nothing remarkable about her life; it is pristine, organized, ordered. She dislikes change, dislikes the unpredictable. But she is changing, and in ways that she can’t predict, doesn’t understand, and can no longer hide...
The 3rd Scroll by Akintunde E.B
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general
The 3rd Scroll is a memoir of real experiences, true events and first-hand accounts of persons and personalities with a voice that needed to be heard, written in verses.
Congruent Spaces Magazine, Issue 8 by Congruent Spaces
Series: Congruent Spaces, 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013 by Michael Camarata. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
Congruent Spaces Magazine, #8: "shades of regret" features all new writing from emerging voices in Short Fiction and Poetry from the Horror, Literary / Mainstream and Poetry genres.
The Cycle of Life by John Paxton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
We first met Nicholas in 'Conception' and his wife Dominique in 'The Wedding'. This book contains both of those stories as well as the third and final story of their lives. The final story is called 'Thirty Years On'. The ending is surprising but, at the same time, entirely logical.
The Little Book of Quirky Christmas Stories by Anne Wrightwell
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 18,700. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Not stories for children This is a collection of short stories for the holiday season, written especially for those who like Christmas with a twist. These quirky Yuletide tales that put a different spin on some of the clichés of the festive season. Warning: these stories contain Father Christmas, Christmas Trees, Christmas dinners, presents, reindeer, snowmen, witches, elves, and snow!
Mine by Linda Hurley
Series: Twisted. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Alex is everything Jade is not. Beautiful, intelligent, successful. She wants the one thing that really matters to Jade but Jade won’t give up without a fight. Only one of them will walk away.
A Trilogy of Disappointment (and a Dash of Hope) by A.M. Bristow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
A frustrated college grad looks for work. A bitter mother channels her old regrets and failures into a struggling business. But at what cost? A young woman writes to her half-brother to explain why they can never be family. And two strangers meet for the first time. Or will they?
Flashie Things v2 by NVaughn7
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
More Flash Fiction from NVaughn7 with all new illustrations from Practically-A-Flake. Perfect for writing prompts.
Scribbler Tales Volume One by Mary Ann Bernal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime(5.00 from 1 review)
Scribbler Tales Volume One includes: Desperate Measures, Forbidden Lore, Forever Lost, The Hourglass, Sail with Me.
Evolvement by Isaac Sweeney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011 by Gone Dog Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A college student faces a supernatural battle on a bridge. A man sees the dark side of humanity after his car breaks down. A writer obsesses over a fictional woman, sometimes forgetting about real life. A strange cat reveals much about a young couple. An elderly man experiences new loves and losses ... ... watch these characters evolve!
Hercules Was a Dangerous Drunk (9 Cracked Retellings of Classic Greek Myths) by Pierce Nahigyan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this collection of nine very short stories, both popular and obscure Greek myths are retold with an often humorous twist. First, Hercules invites himself to the palace of King Admetus and drunkenly attempts to bring his wife back from Hades. The next eight tales cover a host of fantastic failures, including scandalized goddesses, fallen heroes, overworked demons and very naughty sculptors.
Cacophony: Collected Short Stories Volume One by BP Gregory
Series: Collected Short Stories. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
In the dim swampland of his mind Boris Bulgaris has always dreamed of working with fast food. The government executes people who fly as "terrorists", but Guntarc knows he can escape his life amidst the clouds. A well heeled lady almost misses an elevator, and she will desperately wish that she had. Annotated with bonus snippets of background lore from the author.