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Stories of The Golden Age of Northumbria by Berwick Writers Workshop
Series: Annual Anthologies, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Written in conjunction with the Golden Age of Northumbria Project of 2007-08 in Berwick-upon-Tweed and the surrounding area, this anthology contains new stories on old themes and some completely original ones set at the time. Some are suitable for young children, some for older children and adults. *****PRICE REDUCED FOR LIMITED TIME*****
Young Dan and HORROR-able People by Dan Clyburn
Price: Free! Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of true stories, starting seventy years ago in 1941. I was four years old, starting school. The teacher turned school into the house of horror for me. The big kids were a bad bunch, that made it worse. I never got over the fear of going to school. This takes you though my years of school and tells you how I handled, the teachers and the bullies. Learning grammar at 75 years old.
AnimeMETH (Renewed Edition 4/24/2014. Anime Flash Fiction!) by L'Poni Baldwin (Poni)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Update 4/24/2014. AnimeMETH, the first ever "truly" anime-themed book to hit the Smashwords site, combines four anime flash stories accompanied by illustrations. COMES WITH A SAMPLE OF War of the Space Dragons.
Bayou Blues and Other Sorrows by Teri Heyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
"Bayou Blues and Other Sorrows" is a collection of eight short stories and eight poems touching on issues that all may face at one time or another, from lost love to life changing crossroads to moments of pure happiness.
Something Nice - 10 Stories by Andrew K Lawston
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
10 short stories by Andrew K Lawston. A blend of science-fiction, philosophy and the supernatural. Whatever else these stories achieve, they all made his Mum ask the same question. "Why don't you write something nice?"
Pocketful of Change by William Teague
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A small handpicked collection of poetry and prose that shall prove both poignant and sensory. Writings which become as personal to each reader as they are for the author. A voice that calls out from the primordial forest echoing back to our own true selves.
Worlds of Science Fiction and Fantasy by Russ Crossley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This collection of five stories reflects my love of science fiction and fantasy about ghosts, aliens, warriors and pirates, danger, and adventure on far away worlds and places of imagination. You will discover a planet for sale, and doorways to other times and worlds where ordinary people like you and I face the unknown life throws at them.
The New Adventures of Thunder Jim Wade by Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,080. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
From A Mysterious Island Hidden in the Pacific Comes a Man Known to Friend and foe alike. Genius. Scientific Wizard. Adventurer. Troubleshooter. Hero. A Force For Justice That Strikes Like Thunder! Pro Se Productions, in conjunction with Altus Press, Presents THE NEW ADVENTURES OF THUNDER JIM WADE!
Ancient Tales, Modern Legends by Ted Gross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,310. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ancient Tales, Modern Legends, a short story collection by Ted William Gross presents the reader with engaging and thought-provoking stories spanning the ages. Covering subjects of love, loss, pain, desire, need, frustration and hope these stories are meant to entertain as well leave an indelible impression upon the reader. Some of these stories can be purchased individually in E-Book format.
Disintegration Visions by J.M. McDermott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sometimes it’s not what you say, but how you say it. Crawford Award-nominated fantasy author J.M. McDermott says it with aliens, magical frogs and the Berlin wall. Share his discoveries in nature, bug-infested basements and visions of death. Visions of the future. Visions of forgotten pasts. It's all here in J.M. McDermott's powerful collection of dark fantasy and horror from Apex Publications.
How I Met My Husband: The Real-Life Love Stories of 25 Romance Authors by Michele Stegman
Price: Free! Words: 36,510. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(4.25 from 4 reviews)
25 Romance authors share their true stories of how they met their husbands.
Painted Ponies by Tammy Rainey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by Each Voice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the course of life, it is often not the big events that define us, but the quite small moments that end up shaping who we are. A boy is changed by a simple tradition that bound his widowed mother and the father no longer with them. A father comes close to losing his son and rethinks his own life. A prisoner finds hope in the face of hopelessness. Minor chords in the songs of life. 9473 words.
Old School by Dan O'Shea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by Snubnose Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Old School is a collection of fourteen short stories. Why Old School? Bette Davis famously noted that "Old age ain't no place for sissies." In these stories the protagonists may not all be old, but ain't none of them young anymore. They're past the solipsism of youth, that grandiose narcissism that lets the young imagine the world as a stage devoted to their glories.
A Thorn of Death by Firefly Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A Thorn of Death is a Zombie Anthology from Firefly & Wisp Publishing. 13 writers, 13 stories, one goal: Scare the Hell out of you! Stephanie Greenhalgh, Lee Taylor, Lisa Morgan, William Fetching, Charles Oliver, Roy Hudson, Dawn Jayne, Jennifer Paquette, Cassandra Griffin, Amy Lunderman, S. Yumi Yamamoto, Jay T. Harding, & Vanessa Belle
The Gruff Variations: Writing for Charity Anthology, Vol. 1 by Writing for Charity
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 100,940. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(5.00 from 1 review)
The proceeds from this book go toward buying books and school supplies for underprivileged children through Writing for Charity (writingforcharity.com). The stories and poetry in this anthology were all inspired by the legend of the Three Billy Goats Gruff.