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BestsellerBound Short Story Anthology Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 27,300. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A collection of tales by a variety of authors.
Pieces of a Rainbow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of seven short stories, each one based on a different colour of the rainbow. The stories are diverse in style, and the characters, although fictional, are true-to-life. There is something for everyone in this inspired collection.
LitU: Unearthed
Price: Free! Words: 32,610. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
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LitU: Unearthed is an anthology that celebrates and brings to the surface some of the best up-and-coming authors in the literary world. This collection of short stories features new and self published authors. Enjoy!
The Fool Who Invented Kissing
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
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Ninety-six short-short stories, each exactly 55 words, by Doug Long. 24 illustrations by David Botten. Perfect for reading while commuting or multi-tasking. Also known as short fiction, nano-fiction, flash fiction or micro-fiction, these hyper-short "Shorties" cover the gamut of genres: romance, mystery, thriller, adventure, humor, horror, suspense, crime, fantasy, sci-fi, inspirational and more.
Totally Amazing Spider Tales
Price: Free! Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Rogena Mitchell-Jones. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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Settle down, boys and girls, and prepare for twisted tales of fun delights! We have here a selection of scary stories to keep you up all night! EIGHT fantastic, spine-tingling short stories from the hairiest and scariest writers who have given you something to sink your teeth into! Dare you read it? Make sure the lights are on and that you are ready for a hairy-legged ride!
Thunderlands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A collection of 17 short stories ranging from the sublime to the unforgivably ridiculous -- Powerful, like The Twitter Bully. Puzzling: A Timely Murder. A warning of doomsday: The Wind Of Fire. Enchanting: "Hello Dear." Twist in the tale: Money To Burn. Delightfully childish: Harvey Looks For A Friend. Very different: Ree -- The Troll Of Dingleay.
The Empress' New Gowns
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The empress was in high glee. For years her illustrous husband had disparaged her female pea-sized brain, never letting her complete a sentence or do anything without his consent. After he was literally ripped off by the two wily tailors, the empress sets out to prove she is smarter than him. This is a spin-off of the popular folk tale, The Emperor's New Clothes.
Along For The Ride: And Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Along For the Ride: And Other Stories is an enchanting collection of short stories which range from Fantasy to Science Fiction with some Horror in between, all while focusing on the human condition and what lies within us.
Electric Literature No. 3
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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Aimee Bender introduces us to a woman unable to sleep with her husband without payment, Matt Sumell's protagonist is capable of anything but can save no one, Rick Moody charts the rise an fall of a romance via Twitter, Patrick deWitt presents a bleak, funny tale of 2 movers who are going nowhere, and Jenny Offill chronicles the the the awkward vigil of a man caring for his terminally ill ex-wife.
Raised in the Shadow
Price: Free! Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An honest and heartfelt meditation on the author’s darker challenges and mysteries that will quietly illuminate your own. "I do think they're very fresh, and they have a certain drive forward into truth..." Robert Bly, poet and best-selling author of Iron John.
Kaleidoscope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A book of 119 poems about people, life, philosophy, animals and nature. It is structured under eight themes: figures; nature; abstracts; love; haiku; creatures; childhood and darkwave. "Wow! This author writes beautiful words. I enjoyed each & every poem, I found myself turning page after page to read the next & the next. More of the same please!" (Smashwords review, wistfulskimmie, May 2011)
Huntbrother
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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An old story: Girl who must marry for duty falls in love with boy who cannot fulfill that duty. The boy goes away to war, and war takes him; he never returns. But this story is slightly different. The boy was given leave to return, in the casement of his god’s flesh, and the girl, leave to spend one night with him. The night was glorious. The morning was terrible. And after? This story.
Goodbye, Goddess
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,240. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Seven Stories of Love, Magic, and Bad Luck.
The Halloween Collection
Price: Free! Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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The Indie Eclective: What is it, who are they, and why can they spell neither “eclectic” nor “collective” correctly? The Indie Eclective is an ensemble of authors operating under the assumption that Readers like Good Books. The Halloween Collection showcases spooky reads from nine very different authors.
A Baker's Dozen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
These short stories cover all what life can throw at you. Stories of families, broken by addictions, debt and grief, yet others are full of hope, love and good deeds. A mixed bag to explore and enjoy while having that coffee break or travelling.
The Mysterious Disappearance of McGrath
You set the price! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
McGrath isn´t the most Scottish Scotsman who ever lived but on one point he lives up to his name: he his quite reluctant to spend money. One day he comes up with the ultimate plan to save a LOT of money! He is successful and the plan even has a welcome side effect he hadn´t counted on. Only in the very end he finds out there a flip side...
De leukste columns
Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: Dutch. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In de leukste columns steekt auteur Stefan Bongaerts de draak met alledaagse dingen op een badinerende manier die hem eigen is.
Aurealis #49
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,620. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This issue of the Australian magazine of fantasy, science fiction and horror, edited by Michael Pryor, features Sean McMullen, a doyen of Australian SF, and his hard-hitting ‘The First Boat'. In addition to the usual news and reviews, rising star Jason Fischer makes a splash with his slashingly good ‘Rolling for Fetch’ and Crisetta MacLeod probes the world of epublishing with Greig Beck.
OCR is Not the Only Font
Series: Flash Fiction Month. Price: Free! Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Silly, surreal and sometimes serious, these thirty-one very short stories cover a vast range of subjects and themes. Written entirely during July 2012, these flash fiction pieces are accompanied by a deeply unscientific analysis of the challenge that spawned them: to write thirty-one stories in thirty-one days.
Biohazard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012 by BeanPods Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Modern aircraft enable travel from any major city, USA to Africa or the Pacific Rim in only 15 hours. Given the sheer volume of traffic and connections from these airports, a pathogen brought in from abroad could infect most major American cities in a matter of days. Nine authors allow us a peek into their world during such such a crisis. Laugh, cry, gasp, and cringe along with them.