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Coping with Terminal Stillness - Poems, Short Stories, and Other Broken Things by Justin P Lambert
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,390. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The third collection of poetry, short stories and essays, from Justin P Lambert, a freelance writer, author and poet living in North Carolina. This book is guaranteed to make you happier, healthier and smarter. It will cure balding, broken hearts and the mange. It will likely result in world peace, assuming word spreads far enough. It's not so much a book as it is an experience.
A Childhood Fantasy by Ashleigh D. J. Cutler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Welcome to the world of my childhood fantasy. Step through a doorway opened long ago by C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, Jack London, and countless others. Meet characters long gone or so changed by now you may not recognize them. Learn the origins of my stories, and maybe you, too, will take the writer’s journey. If so, you’ll be in good company.
Sixfold Poetry Summer 2016 by Sixfold
Price: Free! Words: 18,790. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
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.
Epidemia: Health Haiku Chapbook by Kerry Valkyrie Baldock Kelly
Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Through haikus Kerry Kelly reminds us how the suffering of the world's deadliest illnesses has been reduced due to medical science including advances in controversial vaccinations.
Parade by Top Writers Block
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
What's on parade? Talent and a few short fiction stories that showcase several genres and moods. There is sure to be something here, on the theme of Parades, that you will enjoy. This collection highlights the talents of Suzy Stewart-Dubot, Tracey Howard, Elizabeth Rowan-Keith, and Melissa A. Szydlek.
Queen Idia's Africa: Queen Idia's Dream by Cordelia Salter
Series: Queen Idia's Africa. Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Oyo Ahenza’s children have been celebrating Queen Idia’s Day at school. But they wonder if the dream Queen Idia had could ever really have happened. Back in the 16th century we visit the court of Oba Esigie where he and the Queen Mother, Queen Idia, are visited by a Portuguese emissary and we find out why Africa was never colonized and trans-Atlantic slavery never happened.
The Poke The Mango Shortlist by Lydia Trethewey, Sean Crawley, Jeanette Stampone, Andrew Szemeredy, & Martin De Biasi (editor)
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016 by Needle In The Hay. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Inspired by Pokémon Go, four authors riff on themes of augmented reality, where virtual desires blend with real needs. One topic, four authors, four very different stories.
Palalgia by G. Deyke
Series: Flash Fiction Month. Price: Free! Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
These 31 very short stories range from dark to inspiring, from violent to hopeful, from thought-provoking to silly, and from 55 to 1,000 words. Written entirely during July 2016 as a part of Flash Fiction Month.
Dismantling the Tracks by Dzevad Karahasan
Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
'Hajrija was in harmony with her card, and both were in harmony with something far away, important and endearing. Perhaps that is why he studied the card with so much sad tenderness, and perhaps that is why he now looked at Hajrija so peacefully, without tenderness, but without rage either. He had no wish to make her feel better, nor did he feel the need to hurt her or take revenge on her...'
Suzie by Lyz Russo
Series: Shortstory collection. Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by P'kaboo Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
On his meanderings, photojournalist Tom meets a little girl who plays alone in the park. First intrigued by her strange character, then worried for her safety, he accompanies her home, though she never allows him to follow the very last bit to her house. Then one day he misses their appointment...
18 Cuentos para perder el miedo: historias para ayudar a los más pequeños by David Gómez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: Spanish. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
18 cuentos para perder el miedo es una recopilación de cuentos que tiene el objetivo de hacer que los niños pierdan los diversos miedos a la hora de acostarse. Creemos que los cuentos son una buena opción para hacer ver a los niños que los monstruos, las brujas, las sombras ... son seres imaginarios e inofensivos.
Wind and Other Short Stories by AS Neworth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Three short stories to chill, amuse, enthral and entertain you during the lengthening evenings
Eyes in the Night by gregory stomberg
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Eyes in the Night, and other tales, by Misty A Stomberg, tales of horror, humor, children's stories, poetry, and more, with Gregory Stomberg and Nancy Bush, 2016 collection
If You're a Poet, We Want to Know it! Volume 4 by Kapiti Coast District Council
Price: Free! Words: 9,830. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
The fourth annual Kapiti Coast Libraries poetry contest – If You’re a Poet, We Want to Know It - invited poets to write a poem on the theme of winter or Matariki. Included in this anthology is every submission the library received, a total of 81 poems, in each of three age groups: Children (6–12), Teens (13–18) and Adults (19+).
More Tall Stories by Chris Raven
Series: Tall Stories. You set the price! Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by Raven's Staff. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
A second anthology of short fiction containing a further five stories about the inhabitants of our residential tower block. Written by Chris Raven and Connie Dalhart, these stories cover a wide range of genres and styles and will take you on a journey where you will see the same characters through different eyes, each story adding a further layer to life to Musevary Towers.
The Most Recent Madame Fortuna by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Carol grew up with the carnival and its attractions. Like the fortune teller: Madame Fortuna. Now Carol runs carnivals and their employees, including Madame Fortuna. When the screaming begins, Carol doesn’t need a fortune teller to predict trouble. She can do that all on her own. Fixing the problem, however, might take a magic touch. Part of Fortune Tales, an Uncollected Anthology.
Here's Some Stuff by James Craig
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is a collection of flash fiction stories written by James Craig. The genres include comedy and drama.