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Pleasant Dreams by Krystal George
Price: Free! Words: 46,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror(4.33 from 3 reviews)
After reading the spine tingling stories in this Indie Author Anthology, we are sure that your dreams will be anything but... pleasant! Join some of your favorite Indie Authors on a journey to make your skin crawl and your heart rate increase. From ghosts, to murderers, to things that go bump in the night... our Authors do their best to send you cowering under your covers!
The Weariness of the South by John M. Williams
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 35,830. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
These ten stories of the old and new south feature the young, old, and middle-aged confronting painful transitions and oppressive memories, from brothers at odds in the 1880s to a kid in Civil Rights era Montgomery to an old man lost in the cosmos on a late-night bathroom trip.
8 Bit Pulp Preview by Brandon Noel
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
8 Bit Pulp is the flag ship title of Destiny Comics Publishing. We publish some of the finest stories in science fiction, horror and suspense, to ever be assembled. This free preview is a show case of some of our short stories, from the 8 Bit Pulp Magazine series. There are zombies, ghosts, and spy’s in this freebie.
A Chapter of Verses by Richard George
Price: Free! Words: 11,670. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general
The verses I have written over the past fifty years in many forms, and on many occasions.
Mesaerion: The Best Science Fiction Stories 1800-1849 by Andrew Barger
Series: Best Short Stories 1800-1849, Book 5. Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 75,140. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Andrew Barger, award-winning author, editor and engineer, researched forgotten magazines of the early 19th century to find groundbreaking science fiction short stories in the English language. In doing so, he found possibly the first science fiction story by a female (and it is not from Mary Shelley). He located the first steampunk story and many others! Read the stories that started a genre.
The Classical Reader: Short Stories of Action & Adventure by Gail McGaffigan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,940. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Educational
Finally, a book of short stories for those who crave action; for guys -young and old - or anyone who prefers excitement, suspense, &adventure. Spanish torture chambers, uncharted islands, detectives, zombies, convicts, & quite a few well-meaning bunglers for comic relief.Perfect for class (especially boys'), homeschool, book club, or just curling up in front of the fire on that dark & stormy night
Kaleidoscope by BWLPublish
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 24,220. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Kaleidoscope: Volume I is an intriguing assortment of stories that will send you down into the darkest places of your mind, then lift you up again on a joyful escape into daydreams.
Leaving Home by Melinda Brasher
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Essay » Sociology(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A train breaks down in the snowy Polish countryside. The jungle awakes. On a cruise ship, paranoia strikes. Fairy godmother magic comes from an unexpected source. A blackmailer makes a mistake. A young father leaves town. A neighbor's death reveals a dark surprise. All this and more in Leaving Home, a collection of twenty short stories, flash fiction, and travel essays by Melinda Brasher.
Read My Shorts! volume 1 by Jason Jack
Series: Read My Shorts, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » General
Enjoy Exciting Short Stories from Author Jason Jack! Delve into different worlds, characters, and perspectives in Author Jason Jack’s debut short story collection! Whether you’re exploring the world through a zombie’s perspective (The Second Life of Tommy Brandon), a woman with a wish who must pay the ultimate price (Pleasure Button), or a crazed prince (Monster in the Woods), you’ll . . .
Tall Tales and Short Stories from South Jersey by Hypothetical Press
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
This anthology from the South Jersey Writer’s Group brings the reader through all phases of life (and the afterlife). With tales ranging from comical to bizarre and everything in between, Tall Tales and Short Stories from South Jersey represents unique cross-section of contemporary American writing.
Fiction River: Time Streams by Fiction River
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
The fifteen writers in this third original anthology in the Fiction River line explore everything from Chicago gangsters to Japanese tsunamis, and travel from 2013 to the nineteenth century to a vast future. Featuring work from award winners to bestsellers to a few newcomers whose time will come, Time Streams turns the time-travel genre on its head.
Living in a Ghost Story by Jerri Aubry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,040. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
Do you like ghost stories? Here is a book of ghostly experiences that are based on real life experiences. Read about how ghosts have reached out to the author, and how those experiences have affected her since childhood. If you like to read about real life events that involve ghosts, than this is the book for you.
The Writers' Stuff by J Bryden Lloyd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A multi-genre anthology of short stories and excerpts from the members of The Write Stuff. http://www.facebook.com/groups/482367815125968/ Featuring contributions from: Dylan Patton, H C Barbo, Morgen Knight, Lisa Williamson, Jack D. Albrecht Jr and Robert Pruneda, J Rudolph, Simone Beaudelaire, L M Boelz, Sheenah Freitas, H C Dewey & J Bryden Lloyd
Els contes de Joan Blanques 2013 by Joan Blanques
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: Catalan. Published: August 10, 2013 by Hooked ebooks. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Els 20 relats participants en el concurs literari organitzat per l'Associació de veïns del Carrer Joan Blanques de Baix durant la Festa Major de Gràcia del any 2013.
Just Paper and Ink by Writer's Ink Cooperative
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Collective Works of Writers' Ink Cooperative This unique assortment of writings--Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Children's Stories, and Inspirational--is the reflections and inspiration of Writers' Ink members.
Barnaby's Bigger Book of Shorts by Barnaby Wilde
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 132,890. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(4.00 from 1 review)
Forty coffee break sized stories (Volumes 1 to 4 of Barnaby's Shorts) in one collected volume. Ideal for the beach, in the bath, on the train to work, or, while taking your morning coffee. A mix of genres, including mystery, romance, sci fi and humour. Who are The Women Furies? Can you grow a man from a bean? Is it possible to rob a bank by accident?
By Bizarre Hands by Joe R. Lansdale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,790. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of sixteen tales of horror and the macabre contains the kinds of stories one reads compulsively — helplessly enthralled by their seductive allure, their perversions and truths, their violence and centered peace.
The Complete Short Fiction of Charles L. Grant, Volume IV: The Black Carousel by Charles L. Grant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Bob Booth. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
"The Oxrun books represent a grand, wildly successful experiment in horror, as Charlie effectively explored dread and disquiet in many forms ... read and reread this excellent example of Charlie’s craft as a way of “holding on” to him, and all the good things he represented. If enough of us do that, the strange but moving music he created will never fade away." —Hank Wagner (from the Introduction)
Dealing With It: Two Short Stories by Christina Channelle
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
One girl goes through the five stages of grief after the loss of a loved one while another deals with her emotions after a traumatic event in these two short stories.
Yesterday Once More by Stella Whitelaw
Series: Once More Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A collection of historical short stories Table for Two (1537) Run Crimson (1587) The Second Ark (1646) The Loblolly Boy (1805) Diary of Dr Arthur Southwick (1881) Southpaw (1939) Jubilee Jones ( 1939) The Dome is Square and Made of Jelly (1880 – 2000)