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Zoopraxis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the addictive new collection, critically-acclaimed, #1 bestselling author Richard Christian Matheson gathers stories of dread, menace and the surreal. The tales range from prisoners executed with a high-tech twist, to the ravages of empathy, to an uncooperative parrot, to a shapeshifter’s carnal memoirs, to a man who can’t stop talking, to a murderer devoured by ice.
Behind Their Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In every city, and in every town there are the chosen few. Men and women who seem to be blessed by the powers that be. From the outside they seem flawless. They are the epitome of what we all want to be. They have the perfect life. … Or do they? Sometimes things aren’t always as they seem. Sometimes to see the real truth in someone’s life you need to look behind their eyes.
Love's Labors Lost
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
When circumstances out of their control put their love and bonds to the test, the Elliot family must face their deepest fears and try to overcome them.
TALES FROM THE THARAVAD
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 31,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of racy,short stories based in the palm fringed state of Kerala,a state in India..Stories in this book range from descriptions of British planters in India , the non resident Indian who has come back to his home after working in the gulf ,to the paranormal , to the average postman,policeman and driver.
The Second Wish and Other Exhalations
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,150. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From Lovecraftian tales such as "The House of the Temple", "Rising With Surtsey" and the title story, to such contemporary horrors as "The Sun, the Sea, and the Silent Scream" and "The Luststone", this new collection has been culled from the writings of a true Master of Nightmares. Remember: in the field of no-holds-barred terror fiction, there's Brian Lumley – and then there's the rest…
Cupid Pulls a Prank and Other Lesbian Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,090. 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.
Relatos de Guatemala y otros cuentos fantásticos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: Spanish. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Basados en leyendas, historias reales contadas por sus protagonistas y personajes del pasado, Relatos de Guatemala y otros cuentos fantásticos muestra la otra cara de la realidad chapina, con raíces en su sincretismo religioso maya y cristiano, la sencillez y alegría de su pueblo, las glorias y pesares de su historia.
Unknown Stories of a Notorious Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
UNKNOWN STORIES OF A NOTORIOUS GIRL is a collection of tragic short stories by Chelsea Sylvia Nunez. Death, sadness, murder, soul sucking wenches and a bit of twisted humor will surely brighten up your Saturday night!
Rat Race Nights
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Discover the thoughts of trees, and the aspirations of a bridge and other inanimate objects. From the stars above to the insect in the field, from Mayan Gods to mermaids, from extraterrestrials to Jack the Lad's. Within are a mixture of snapshots of a moment in time, hilarious episodes of alien interventions, and tales of emotional trauma, of suicide, as well as an odyssey to find enlightenment...
Learning to Shine and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.00 from 1 review)
Join six souls at a crossroads in these stories. You’ll meet a woman struggling to come to terms with a criminal relative, a fictional character denying reality, an under-appreciated assistant wondering how much more to take, a man facing a fantastical family secret, a married couple fretting over a potential piece of criminal evidence, and a writer with a strong-willed lead character.
Unwise Guys
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Rocco and Jimmy are the lowest ranking members of the Italian mafia, and their eccentric boss always gives them the worst jobs; anything from picking up his dry-cleaning, to carrying out a hit on a rival boss's dog. "Unwise Guys" chronicles the ridiculous and often hilarious escapades of two gangsters with unique (and sometimes warped) perspectives on the world, their work, and life in general.
Tangled In Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,800. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In a world of intrigue and shadows, tangling with the monsters can leave its mark… Step into the world of Jami Gray’s Kyn with this collection of four short stories, and discover why readers are disappearing into this exciting, Urban Fantasy series.
Ursa Major 2014 Short Fiction Reading Packet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,980. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of the five short stories by Mary E. Lowd nominated for the 2014 Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction. Read science fiction about a dog, fantasy about a cat, the story of an enchanted carousel, and an epic love story set in the Otters In Space universe.
No More Strangers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Prose and Poetry of the West from acclaimed Western novelist Marsha Ward. Six short stories, three poems, and an excerpt from a forthcoming novel make up this collection of Western treasures, including the never-before-published "Thumps in the Night." "Marsha Ward spins an authentic yarn of a good ol' Western tale." ~Joyce DiPastena, author of "Illuminations of the Heart"
Nightmares Under The Moonlight
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Collection of short horror stories and poems by Rabbit in Red author Joe Chianakas
The Little Book Of Short Stories
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of four short stories from the author of The East Lake Series.
Aardvarks in the Clouds and Other Flights of Fancy: 55 Humorous Poems
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
All the poems in this anthology are new. Reid believes that humorous verse should have a cheeky look about it that adds to the fun. He just loves to play around with words, but he knows when to restrain himself and just pen a rollicking but straightforward narrative. He has even re-worked a few traditional nursery rhymes and given them new faces. A delightful mixture of both long and short poems!
Fractured Hearts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Each of these stories are smaller snapshots in time that together form a larger view of our life.
A Packet of Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,650. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
27 short prose pieces, 2 novelettes and a one-act play provide a feast for all who love mysteries, romance, fantasy, humor and suspense. The novelettes are thrillers, set in Egypt. 2 essays won awards for Best Humor, while another 2 are drawn from the author's own encounters as an apprentice writing contest judge. The author himself is now Chief Judge for 3 of America's leading literary events.
A Taste of Romantic Spontaneous Choices: A Romantic Spontaneous Choices Collection presented by Infinite House of Books
Series: Spontaneous Choices · Romantic Spontaneous Choices · Infinite House of Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four stories of near-misses as folks nearly lose out on love fill this collection. Three of them (“Fairytale Detours,” “Always Holding You Dear,” and “The Patterns of Life") revisit characters from the author's older anthologies and peek in on the status of their happy ever afters. The fourth, "Change of Perspective," is a new tale.

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