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Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author

Lochs and Lasses
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,160. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This book would be a delightful companion to curl up with on the beach, plane, or on your couch on a lazy afternoon. I couldn't put it down. ~ Ann Major, USA Today Best Selling Author A delightful single author anthology of Highlanders of old and their ladies.
Along the Rim of Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In twelve stories originally published in magazines and anthologies, characters find themselves skirting the often uncertain boundary between this world and others, by choice, by chance, or by coercion.
Unpleasant Futures
You set the price! Words: 52,650. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2009 by Red Shirt Media. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
A world full of vampires where humans are the biggest threat. A suicide redirected. A woman trapped with a rotting corpse and madness. These stories and more await you in this collection of the fantastic and the horrible.
One Leap Year of Instants (2016)
Series: Years of Instants. You set the price! Words: 160,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Throughout 2016, C. M. Weller took prompts from hir readers and turned them into a daily flash fiction for the free enjoyment of any who cared to read it. Collected here are one leap year's worth of instant stories.
One Year of Instants (2017)
Series: Years of Instants. You set the price! Words: 193,510. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Throughout the year of 2017, author C. M. Weller took prompts from readers and turned them into flash fictions. One a day, for every day of the year except Christmas. Some are funny. Some are sad. Some are horrifying. Some... are not winners. But there is one for every day of the year. One of them is bound to tickle your fancy. Take a walk inside the mind of the internet's weirdest author.
The Muse and Other Stories of History, Mystery, and Myth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,850. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Historical » General
A single-author collection of thirteen short stories exploring the mystery, magic, and myth of history. Twelve were especially commissioned for print theme anthologies (and three of those were reprinted in “Best Of” anthologies). One was published in Realms of Fantasy Magazine. The collection includes Author’s Notes and an essay on writing short historical mystery.
Cat O’ Nine Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,770. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What evil dwells within the pretty lady next door or the ordinary house cat? What happens when you pursue your dreams into the desert after dark? Beware the man borne of your imagination. He could seek vengeance on the one who created him. Visit a bookstore offering a most alluring and sinister service. Journey to the dark side with ten twisted tales of horror, malevolence, and the truly uncanny
Pods! And Other Supernatural Tales (Horror Short Stories)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
PODS AND OTHER SUPERNATURAL TALES will take you on a spine-tingling voyage, where you’ll encounter deadly sea creatures, cursed objects, custom-made Hells, alien killers and other worlds – all in the blink of a gargoyle’s eye! Hang on tightly as you read this collection of chilling, supernatural horror and fantasy - from the author of TALES FROM THE BEAUMONT HOUSE.
Nine Brides and One Witch: A Regency Novella Duo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,670. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
THE NINTH MISS NODDENLY: Miss Noddenly is in love, but her father insists that his daughters marry in the order of their birth. Unless Miss Noddenly wishes to be a spinster forever, some quick matchmaking for her older sisters is the only answer. MY AUNT GRIZELDA: A light Regency romance that will make you smile as Aunt Grizelda conjures up a happily-ever-after for two unsuspecting characters.
Not Quite Normal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The full edition of Shane Rynhart's debut short story anthology. This edition contains nineteen short fantasy, horror and science fiction tales, as well as some bonus content. There is also a free version available containing nine of these stories.
Worlds Between My Teeth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A dream you can't wake up from. A cruel game you never wished you played. An enormous shadow living beneath your lake. An invasion of your world.
P.N. Elrod Omnibus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,120. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
P.N. Elrod's favorite short works available for the first time in digital format for her "Lunch Time Reading Series."
The Dark Jar A Collection of Short Stories by Bruce Memblatt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of 17 short stories by Bruce Memblatt that are so smart, so daring, so clever, so scary and so much fun that you will never put them down! Titles include: The Last Station, A Bottle for Sandra, Almost Zombie, The Product and Return.
Death of a Gemini: And Other Military Mysteries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,670. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From award-winning mystery author Brendan DuBois comes this collection of short stories about the men and women in service to our country, and the mysterious events they sometimes encounter.
Curses Come Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,990. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A virtual reality prank that goes terrifyingly wrong; a desperate father who will go to any lengths to stop his estranged wife from getting custody of their daughter; a brutal TV reality show that destroys one life too many. Curses Come Home is a collection of finely-crafted tales in the finest literary tradition.
Red Hill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,230. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Red Hill invites the reader into the lives and minds of the inhabitants of a small Southern community in a 1950's company town.
Cat O' Nine Tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,130. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Nine poignant tales of the power of love under the watchful eye of some very special pussycats, who always know best. There is Auggie Moggie, Jack, Basil, Cyril, Sinnjinn, Elvis, Edward, Bubba—and we mustn't forget Simon. Medieval, Regency, shape-shifting - it's all here! Half of Ms. MacGillivray's royalties will be donated to Alley Cats - helping homeless cats find homes.
Horror, Humor, and Heroes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Horror, Humor, and Heroes is a collection of 12 short stories, 1 novella, and a novel preview. The collection has a little something in it for fans of fantasy, sci-fi, and dark humor. Stories include, a zombie running for congress, a down on his luck bad guy thrust into the role of world savior, and the story of the first boy born on the moon.
Call of the Mist: Heroes, Gods, Angels, and Fairies Supernatural YA Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,460. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Melinda is trapped in a cult with a child who has the aura of an angel. She must escape, but she must rescue Caleb first. Mila saves Tomas from the sea. Weird things happen when she brings him home. Madrigale isn't a good splicer but bandits attack when she is trying to escape. Cyrus is a Hero but his Soulyte’s pixie turns out to be a cursed princess, and being with her makes him loose his nerve.
Collection of Fear - A horrific short story collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,450. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This halloween why not sit back with Collection of Fear - A horrific short story collection. From ghosts, to time travel, an intergallactic battle for life and death, to a killer finding his groove again this book is sure to make the hairs on your neck stand up and pay attention. Ten stories have been written from scratch to keep you on the edge of your seat this Halloween.

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