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Broad Spectrum: The 2012 Broad Universe Fiction Sampler by Broad Universe
Price: Free! Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Twenty-nine excerpts and complete short stories from members of Broad Universe, an organization promoting women in genre fiction: fantasy, horror and science fiction.
Let it Snow! Season's Readings for a Super-Cool Yule! by Red Tash
Price: Free! Words: 42,540. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
It's the end of the year as we know it, and you'll be feeling fine as you peruse this collection of "season's readings." Let It Snow! is packed to the rafters with thoughtful story gifts for you to unwrap from the comfort of your cozy reading chair. After all, there's snowplace like home for the holidays! Are you ready to branch out beyond the tree'd and true? Stay inside and read! Let It Snow!
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Three) by Barnaby Wilde
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten more coffee break sized stories. A miscellany ideal for reading in the bath, on the train, in bed or on the beach. A hint of sci fi in Cube Roots; gentle humour from the world of the Vertigo Research Labs in Jocelyn and an old man's search for his roots in Visiting Worseley. What if dragons were very small? Why is Jack running, jumping, never standing still? Answers to this and more inside.
Darkest by James A. Brakken
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Horror » General
The final 1/3 of the book, DARK. Contains the last 20 of more than 50 original, eerie poems and delightfully frightening stories--some morbidly amusing, many nightmarish, and others downright disturbing. Darkly evocative engravings add to the macabre nature of this collection. For all readers, DARKEST contains no excessive profanities nor sexual content. Perfect fireside reading on stormy nights.
An Aspie Tells Tales by Bob Kite
Series: Aspie Tales, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of unique Science Fiction, Fantasy, Supernatural and Surrealistic short stories. The author happens to have Asperger's and D.I.D. (multiple personalities), and the motivation for writing, beyond entertainment, is to encourage anyone with barriers in their life that they can find a way to their dreams.
Running in the Dark by Nicole Singer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Running in the Dark is a collection of two short stories. The title story is a gripping escape tale. When the footsteps behind get closer and closer, there’s only one thing left to do…keep running. The second piece, Being Batman, follows a young boy in the foster system who wonders if even superheroes are strong enough to renew his belief in love and family.
Lancashire Laughter and Tears by Dave Dutton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
An anthology of Lancashire dialect poems and stories from an award-winning dialect poet and author. In this collection of poems and memories, Lancashire actor Dave Dutton explores both sides of his home county: from the funny to the sad. The grief evoked by the Pretoria pit disaster at Christmas is counterbalanced by the stunned Lancashire couple who inadvertently give birth to a Yorkshire baby!
Il piede di Dio non lascia impronte sulla sabbia by Michele Zuccante
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: Italian. Published: October 25, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In questa raccolta di racconti il lettore viene preso per mano e portato in un viaggio che lo porterà verso una riconciliazione con la speranza e la fiducia nella vita. Per giungere a questo traguardo, però, egli dovrà fare i conti con il nichilismo e la disillusione, elementi che costituiscono il punto di partenza di questo particolare viaggio tra le pieghe dell’animo umano.
The Rock Star in the Mirror (or, How David Bowie Ruined My Life) by Sharon E. Cathcart
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.13 from 8 reviews)
Joe is a small-town Oregon guy. He's madly in love with Lynnie ... who has a huge crush on David Bowie. Joe will do almost anything to get Lynnie's attention, but there are always consequences.
SciendaQ Fall 2012 by Scienda
Series: SciendaQ. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
SciendaQ Vol. 3 focuses on the intersection of church, culture and state in its usual collection of short stories, essays and interviews.
BestsellerBound Short Story Anthology Volume 4 by Darcia Helle
Price: Free! Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of tales by a variety of authors. These ten stories are a mix of genres, offering entertainment for every reader.
War Stories by Sally Drumm
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,260. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
War Stories, 27 short stories written by veterans, touches upon every aspect of military life from hard-corps combat to making love after being blown up by a mortar. Illustrated by veteran Robert Wilson. Edited by Sally Drumm and Sally Shore.
Accidental Love by Cara Marsi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This short story of 6,744 words is also included in the novella, Loving Or Nothing. Carly Madison’s luck couldn’t get any worse. A cheating ex, a dumped plate of pasta, a car accident. Through with men, she rejects the advances of sexy James Cresci. Can he change Carly’s luck and teach her to trust and love again?
Tavonovich ~ Spy Anthology by Genie Driscoll
Series: Tovanovich, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 228,580. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Anthologies » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Tavonovich ~ Spy Anthology is a series of 7 books wrapped into one. What happens when 2 spies meet? An Intelligence Agent from the British Secret Service and his Russian Counterpart Colonel Tovanovich. Intrigue, murder and mystery with a dash of mayhem throw these two unlikely allies in the same boat. Korea and China are at each other's throats and Palestine also wants to play.
The Legend of Green Pan and the Big Secret by Stjepan Zelenika
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
In mining regions there have always been legends about little green people, who enter mines and quarries and who are bound to bump into miners occasionally. Some believe that miners should not say anything during such encounters, otherwise their shafts might be levelled to the ground or some other accident might happen.