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From the Rock Stars by Ellen Curtis (editor) & Erin Vance (editor)
Price: Free! Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2020 by Engen Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
With COVID-19 in full swing and the world in isolation, we thought of no better time and way to show our thanks than to offer this collection of short fiction for free during the course of the crisis, and at no more than cost for the print book. Please enjoy these stories at no cost, and we hope that the worlds they bring you to is a brighter one. Enjoy this free collection from our best authors.
From the Abyss by Tessa James
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2020 by Black Velvet Seductions Publishing Company. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
This is a collection of mental thrill rides mixed with the terrifying prospect that these things can happen to anyone.
The Adventures of a One-Dollar Bill by TJ Yeomans
Price: Free! Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These 53 short stories about a one-dollar bill that travels from one person to the next were first released on Wordpress.com in 2019. They now have been collated in one book for you to enjoy
The Jersey Devil: A Collection of Utter Speculation (Book 2) by River Eno, LCW Allingham, H.A. Callum, Melissa D. Sullivan, & Susan Tulio
You set the price! Words: 40,980. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The Jersey Devil mystery has endured for centuries, birthed from within the untamed acres of the Pine Barrens. Is it a monster? A man? Or a hoax? What does it want? Where does it hide? Five stories explore the origins of a mystery that preys upon our most primal fears. Is it utter speculation? Or do one of these stories hold the key to the truth?
Sixfold Fiction Winter 2019 by Sixfold
Price: Free! Words: 49,070. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Drama/Theatrical
Sixfold is an all-writer-voted journal. All writers who upload their manuscripts vote to select the highest-voted $1000 prize-winning manuscripts and all the short stories and poetry published in each issue.
2020 Vision by C.D. Sutherland, Judy Burford, Wanda Bush, Beverly Flanders, Donna M. Copeland, Carole Lehr Johnson, & Susan Hiers Foster
Price: Free! Words: 32,700. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2020 by Narrow Way Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The seven short stories contained in 2020 Vision are as diverse in technique and theme as our previous years’ writings; nevertheless, they are united in the fact that a mention of the eyes is a common element. We invite you to take notice of the techniques used by this array of talented authors to weave those eyes-related appearances into their stories.
Bramble and Other Stories by Dale Parnell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,500. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What if the world was a darker, stranger place than you imagined? Bramble and other stories offers tales of ghosts, monsters and intergalactic refugees. Tales of technology just out of our reach and stories that show just how powerful an idea can be. Bramble and other stories is the second short story collection by Dale Parnell.
Eternal Encore and Other Mysteries of the Heart by Shannon Muir
Series: The Pulp and Mystery Shelf Shorts From The Shelf · The Pulp and Mystery Shelf. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A collection of short stories with mystery and romance at the core. Presented by THE PULP AND MYSTERY SHELF SHORTS FROM THE SHELF, part of SHANNON MUIR'S THE PULP AND MYSTERY SHELF. Includes stories featuring characters in some of Shannon's other writing, including Breah, Phoenix, as well as Doonah Cross.
One Year of Instants (2019) by C M Weller
Series: Years of Instants. Price: Free! Words: 215,480. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Throughout 2019, C. M. Weller has been writing flash fictions based on prompts from readers on the internet. This is an anthology of 365 stories, plus a bonus tale for enthusiastic collectors
Spooktober! 31 Days of Horror by E.P. Boyr
Price: Free! Words: 63,270. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2020 by Frowzy Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Welcome to Spooktober! 31 Days of Horror, a terrifying collection of the best horror posted on the sub-Reddit r/nosleep. Contained within this forever-free ebook are chilling tales to keep you awake no matter what time of day you read them. Tales of enlightenment, friendship, sugar daddies, and more!
Creepy America, Collection 2 by Noah Hoffmann
Series: Creepy America, Collection 2. You set the price! Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
This collection includes episodes six to ten, starting with the dangerous encounter with the Virginian Bunny Man and ending with the disturbing revelations from the Louisiana Monolith Contains the following previously published stories: Episode 6: Myths and Legends Episode 7: Alone Episode 8: The Red Eyed Man Episode 9: On the Side of the Angels Episode 10: Monolith
The Hen Thief (and other stories) by Vera Loy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In Vera Loy's third collection of speculative fiction; dreams are sold by corporations; a starship encounters a strange anomaly; zombies take over London; and a hen is stolen. Twelve short stories.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Eleven) by Barnaby Wilde
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,280. Language: British English. Published: January 16, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ten coffee break sized stories in mixed genres from Barnaby Wilde. Spider wins big in Las Vegas. Mercedes solves a clue in Italy. A girl goes missing when the knife man calls. A Faberge egg is stolen, or is it? Card skimming at the Poacher's Inn. Long, long ago in a land far away, the King starts a lottery. Robbery, humour, mystery, farce, death and more in this new collection of short stories.
Ruthless Instincts by Seth Martin
Price: Free! Words: 34,150. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A collection of short stories and flash fiction that takes you to the travels of drifters and vigilantes as they find their own ways to deal with the post-apocalypse and the misadventures of a loony, fourth wall breaking mercenary living in Los Angeles.
The Hunt Before Christmas by L.J.K. Oliva
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Your favorite characters from L.J.K. Oliva's Shades Below, Shadowlines, and Shadownotes series are celebrating the holidays, San Francisco-style! All is not peace and goodwill in the city by the Bay. The Wild Hunt is afoot, and San Francisco is what's on the menu. Can Lena, MacMillian, and all their friends put an end to the deadly festivities before it's too late?
Infamous by Seth Martin
Price: Free! Words: 22,190. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A collection of short stories and flash fiction centering on the antics of a wacko mercenary and his cynical best friend as they embark on various misadventures across a loony version of Los Angeles, California.
A Night Full of Stars by Julian M. Miles
Series: Visions of the Future short fiction anthologies. You set the price! Words: 34,240. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Every tomorrow leads to another, and the further they go from today, the stranger they could be. We cannot predict, but, we can imagine. From that simple inspiration, Julian M. Miles has spent the last year creating dozens of vistas of what could be, and in this book - the ninth volume of his annual ‘Visions of the Future’ anthologies - he shares them with you.
Dark Nights and White Lights by Laura Morgan
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 27,740. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2019 by LMauthor. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Yours for the first time in one place, a complete collection of short stories, flash fiction, and poetry from the Queen of Darkness, Laura Morgan. Some you will have seen before, and others are completely unseen works now taken from the vaults to finally see the light of day! As always, please expect some dark themes and those of a sexual nature. Not intended for audiences under the age of 18