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Dial M for Murder: 19 Erotic Crime Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,770. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
They never saw it coming and neither will you. Can anyone’s life be spared when you dial M for murder? Find out for yourself when you cozy up with these 19 tales of erotic crimes of lustful greed, paranormal phenomena, lady killers and internet sex gone bad. 18+ STRONG SEXUAL CONTENT & EXPLICIT SEX
Lost Among the Stars
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In this astonishing, variegated assortment of tales, award-winning author Paul Di Filippo covers all the themes and modes he is best-known for, and ventures into new territory as well.
Anecdotario
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Classics
Todo es cristalino en Alfonso Reyes, sus obras eruditas, su poesía, sus cuentos y ahora sus anécdotas, recogidas al gotear de la pluma y correr de los años, y en las que se confirma el humorismo que siempre lo caracterizó. Esta selección de anécdotas nos hace recordar su sonrisa, sus ojos pícaros y vivaces, su agudísimo sentido de la fonética y de la electricidad.
After Expenses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,690. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Collecting stories 1-5 of the 'Prices Negotiable' series, plus, a bonus never-before-published piece written specially for this anthology!
Leo Tolstoy's 5 Greatest Novellas Annotated
Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #2. Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 118,660. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
After reading War & Peace, Dostoevsky put the book down and said, "The fool hath said in heart there is no God." Yet, Tolstoy's shorter novels (i.e., novellas) are filled with the war, adventure, tragedy, and Russian tradition that inhabit the longer novels of the Russian bear of literature. Andrew Barger, editor of the best selling anthology, "Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated."
Sage: Tales from a Magical Kingdom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Sword and Sorcery meets Agatha Christie: Three novellas introduce the Kingdom of Sage and those who protect its boundaries. Toil, Trouble and Rot: Sage is under attack from a deadly and mysterious enemy. Dungeons and Decay: Find out how far a mother will go when her child is in danger. Call to Arms: Every hand is needed when a ghost invades the kingdom demanding old wrongs be righted.
The Weapon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A novella of 13k words. Emily Dontal is the godborn daughter of The Mother—one of the only godborn children allowed to survive in the Barony of Breton. She prays to the goddess for a child. But the child she is given in answer to her prayers is not godborn; she comes not from the goddess but from the barony's brutal rules.
8 Tales of Noir: As Heard on the Thrills and Mystery Podcast
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,280. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
8 tales of Noir is just what the title would lead you to expect, eight stories about the darker side of the human condition. Six short stories lead in to two novella length tales. Each of the six shorts was also a featured episode on the Thrills and Mystery Podcast.
Books of Blood, Volume 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,220. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Never one to shy away from the unimaginable or the unspeakable, Clive Barker breathes life into our deepest, darkest nightmares, creating visions that are at once terrifying, tender, and witty. This second volume contains the short stories : "Dread," "Hell's Event," "Jacqueline Ess: Her Will and Testament," "The Skins of the Fathers," and "New Murders in the Rue Morgue."
Books of Blood, Volume 5
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,630. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, where reason no longer exists and logic ceases to explain the workings of the universe, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist. This fifth volume contains the short stories : "In the Flesh," "The Forbidden," "The Madonna," and "Babel's Children."
Books of Blood, Volume 6
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,550. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist. In this, the sixth and final volume of Clive Barker's Books of Blood, five new stories of darkness are unleashed: "The Life of Death", "How Spoilers Bleed", "Twilight at the Towers", "The Last Illusion", "On Jerusalem Street"
Chick-Lit By Any Other Name
Series: Chick-Lit Collection, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,100. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
In a place called Tanglewood, there are eighteen amusing and intertwining short stories that focus on various women who share a humorous attitude. We start with Jane, whose live-in boyfriend is named Jason and he wants a pet. But is there room in her world for two dogs? And we end with a widow, who becomes a 'Cougar' when she gets involved with a much younger man. But will everyone else approve?
Black-Winged Angels
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Black-Winged Angels" is a collection of nine reworked/reloaded fairytales for adult readers. This book will appeal to fans of Angela Carter ("The Company of Wolves") and Emma Donoghue ("Kissing the Witch").
Cuentos poco conocidos Vol. II
You set the price! Words: 23,560. Language: Spanish. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Cuentos poco conocidos Vol. II reúne veinticinco cuentos fantásticos, escritos por Federico G. Rudolph, ambientados en distintas épocas y lugares, una saga de historias breves y sencillas donde el amor, el dolor, la pena, el humor y el terror se verán de alguna manera entremezclados.
From My Heart To Yours
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,550. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
'TIS THE SEASON TO SWOON . . . TO MAKE A WISH . . . TO BELIEVE IN MAGIC! In this collection of stories written especially for you—the reader—celebrate the holidays with some of your favorite and most asked for characters from the Mystic Wolves and Damaged Souls series.
Stones of Significance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Singularity -- when our skill & knowledge & immense computing power transform us into... well... godlike beings. From a writer's perspective, it presents a problem. One can write stories leading up to the Singularity, about problems like rebellious AI. But how do you write a tale set after the singularity has happened? That's the topic of Stones of Significance.
Thor Meets Captain America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thor Meets Captain America offers an alternate history exploring a chilling scenario behind the Holocaust. In this parallel world, the Nazis narrowly avoid defeat in World War II when they are championed by the gods of the Norse Pantheon. At a dramatic turn, Loki joins the Allies and they prepare a last-ditch raid to blow up Valhalla. With an afterword by the author.
Tank Farm Dynamo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Can a sci fi story alter the course of something ponderous, like the space program? Perhaps. "Tank Farm Dynamo" sure tried! What if we found the nerve, the spirit and daring to use every resource - including those that NASA simply threw away? An unabashedly old-fashioned hard SF story with science and technology as central, problem-solving players... plus a real twist.
The Ranch Next Door and Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,640. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of Western short stories focusing on character and conflict. From the suspenseful “Cross My Heart” to the comedic romp of “A Rangeland Renaissance,” to a Western twist on star-crossed romance in the title story, “The Ranch Next Door,” these stories will appeal to a variety of readers, as well as fans of the traditional Western. Total length approx. 40,330 words or 160 book pages.
Dystopia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,210. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
The critically acclaimed collection of Richard Christian Matheson's stories of dread and the 'irreal'. Inescapably troubling and bizarre, these sixty stories are severe and immediate. These stories are a scape of ominous excess and psychological revelation. Matheson's heralded style is, as always, both distilled and hypnotic.