Fiction » Anthologies

Sub-categories: Short stories - single author | Short stories - multi-author | Horror | General | Erotica Anthologies | Poetry - single author | Flash fiction | Poetry - multi-author | Mystery | Poetry - general | Drama/Theatrical | Transgressional | All sub-categories >>
Literary Lunes Magazine: May/June Issue
Price: Free! Words: 26,130. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Featured in this issue: Short Stories, Interviews with the Peacock Writers, and Harriet Schultz. We also have lots of book reviews, including a new book reviewer by the name of Bob Cherny, and lots of new short stories. This issue is PACKED with lots of great new and exciting things!
Quarrelsome Fools
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012 by Twin Trinity Media (TTM). Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes in life, the little things get in the way of the things that should really matter. This is the story of what can happen when the little things become too important in a person's life.
Stories to be read out loud
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of short stories is the ‘best of the best’ from the pen of author Bill Peters. There is murder here, and love, and horror - and there is a touch of the supernatural. And then there is Bill’s quirky sense of humour....
The Billionaire of Aspen Estates (The Concord Series #1)
Series: The Concord, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012 by Porterlance Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Jonas is a pre-teen boy living happily in an orphanage when his long-lost Uncle comes for him. He is transferred to a world of wealth and riches and finally gets to learn all about his mother. But, all is not as it seems. Soon he is running for his life and must find a way to stop those that wish him dead.
Sock Full Of Pennies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rusty Sledge is the smallest and the brightest kid in his class. For this, the other kids beat him up and bully him to the brink of suicide. He makes a sock full of pennies and levels the playing field, and his overgrown nemesis, Barry Buckley. Then he turns his weapon into a world-wide coal mining entity that he uses to go after corporate bullies and crush a ruthless coal cartel.A gripping story.
Evolution: Vol. 1 (A Short Story Collection)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
From the first-ever Short Story Contest hosted by Evolved Publishing: 10 great stories from 10 terrific authors. An eclectic mix that will excite, interest, and intrigue from the first story to the last. Laugh a little, cry a little, think a little. Many genres, many voices, one goal: Provide the reader with a fun journey through the short fiction format. Edited and polished to a fine sheen.
Other Roads
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The world is populated with the shadowy roads that lead away from life's crossroads...the decisions unchosen, the actions untaken. Read a selection of fantasy short stories about people choosing other roads. Cover photo credit: Andreas Gradin (Dreamstime)
Shadeskin
Series: Shadeskin, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,350. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Lurking beneath the veil of reality, a supernatural war threatens to consume the city of Shreveport, Louisiana. The Illumin, messengers of light, strive to protect the city's human inhabitants from the vicious Shades. Banished from their natural world, the Shades carve out a restless existence among us. The powerful Raven family stands between the warring Shades and Illumin in humanity's stead.
An Anthology of Dragons
Series: The Simpson Anthologies, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
An Anthology of Dragons is a dragon-themed collection of short stories and poetry. A collection of haiku describes a battle between a dragon and a knight, and a more modern style of poem describes searching for a dragon in the modern world. The four short stories explore dragons as intelligent shapeshifter, companion and beast.
Stirring the Shit
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Six short pieces from Rod Anderson 1 Fame Andy Warhol’s theory 2 A Lord’s Prayer Update 3 Paedophilia some controversial views 4 Post Mabo a poem 5 The wisdom of crowds democracy 6 Xmas Cheer a short story
Nap 2.6
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
FICTION & POETRY BY AMANDA BALES, MATTHEW DEXTER, HOWIE GOOD, CANDACE HOLMES, LEN KUNTZ, RUPPRECHT MAYER, DAVID R MORGAN, NATALIE NUZZO, ALEXIS POPE, & MEG TUITE.
The Science Reporter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short stories by sci-fi author, Rod Martin. The first four deal with a science reporter and his amazing reports that turn the Federal Science Bureau on its head. Each one brings him closer to being fired for reports that could in no way be called "scientific". The final three move away from the reporter into metaphysical fiction. And his "How to Build a Starcruiser" was born from this collection.
These Old Tales: A Collection of Dark Fiction (An anthology of psychological macabre short stories)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,020. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
***Visit kennethwcain.com to see upcoming projects and links to free stories*** A critically acclaimed short story collection of horror. Fans of classic TV series like The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, One Step Beyond, or any similar dark fiction or paranormal series will enjoy this collection of short horror fiction where not everything is always what it seems.
Lanterns in the Dark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,420. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lanterns in the Dark is a collection of short stories revolving around the darker side of the human psyche. It brings a certain lightness that only fiction can bring to issues of criminal intent, human breeding, and questions about the destructive capacity of society. So, even as the stories walk you in to the depths of the darkness, I will always makes sure to loft a lantern to light your way.
A Ripple in Time
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A few short poems/random thoughts ranging from "Listerine" an ode to an ex girlfriend, to the big booty inspired "Kardashian Moon." Also included is a short ballad dedicated to a sports legend in, The Tiger, as well as a long overdo tribute to the one and only female "kankle."
The Bulletproof Badge
Series: The Harry Blaine Stories, Book 2 ยท The Just Cause Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,960. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A collection of previously-published and all-new tales featuring super-strong and damage-resistant parahuman police officer Harry Blaine.
Spirits of the Third Dimension
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Three short stories of ghosts, crime and emotion.
Cupid Pulls a Prank and Other Lesbian Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ten short stories are in this collection. The lead story is "Cupid Pulls a Prank." For the first time in American history, both the Republicans and the Democrats have female candidates running for president. The Republican is Alice Cowell, and the Democrat is Gillian Marshall. Cupid strikes them during a live, nationwide televised debate, and Alice's and Gillian's reactions shock even Cupid.
Flashes
Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
A miscellany of short stories, flash fiction, anecdotes, poetry and quotations.
Overtime
Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Knock, Knock... Knock, Knock, Knock... Knock, Knock, Knock, Knock.....