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Gathering Darkness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Author Chris Allinotte brings you twenty-eight chilling short stories in this new collection. Inside, you'll find tales of love gone horribly awry in "Sex and Beer", and "Pick Your Own Pumpkins." Ghosts and weirdness abound in "The Cabin Sleeps" and "Kittens for Sale." Did we mention the zombie mice? All this, plus three brand new stories await you in the Gathering Darkness.
Stirring Winds
Series: The Natura Anthologies, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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‘Stirring Winds’ is an Asian Literature Anthology, centering on the theme of life changes and significant moments. It contains six stories: five set in Japan and one in China, ranging in length from 900 – 3000 words.
'Blokes Muddling Through'
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Did Fred really see Romans? Who took the garden gnome? Do the French have any redeeming features? How far will you go to save your land? When you're not good with words how do you find ways to talk? Find the answers in these stories and be entertained by how these six men cope with their worlds.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Three)
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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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.
'Women Waking Up'
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,580. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Facing their problems with humour, courage, or cheerful ignorance, cunning, guile or sheer women's cheek, these women are determined to make changes in their lives. 'Women Waking Up' is an anthology of eight short stories about eight different women who have a chance to make a choice or make a decision which might affect their lives in a major way.
Seasonal Work
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,630. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Seasonal Work is the first collection of short stories and silly poems from Andy Hollandbeck. The works touch on all the important parts of life: love, hate, fear, joy, robots, hope, and so on.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Six)
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,470. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Ten more coffee break sized stories in all genres, including another tale from the Vertigo labs, a mystery coach tour in the West of England, a message from beyond the stars and a spat between the quiz and darts teams at the Poacher's Inn. Stories that are the right length to read in the bath, on the train or during your break. What if you woke up inside a maze, or your best friend went missing?
The Lost
Price: Free! Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Eleven short stories about bog men, swamp hags, witches' curses, hell hounds, pagans, slavic gods, death wishes, bucket lists, professional vigilantes, musical necromancy, artificial intelligence, demonic possession, aphrodisiacs and satyrs.
Snapshots from Home, Stories from Dysfunctional High School
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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This collection of micro-minis cover topics such as sexting, drug abuse, emotional abuse, divorce, suicide, teen sexuality and prostitution in schools, among other serious issues affecting teens today. These stories are blunt, yet not graphic and helps aid open discussions between teens and parents. Written from a teens point of view, they are sure to intrigue the reader and bring attention....
Life and Death
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A series of short stories that offer brief windows into the worlds of people confronted by the immediacy of the window between life and death.
Musings - Thoughts & Reflections on Life, Love & Surviving Heartache (Chapbook of Poetry, Sonnets & Short Stories)
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: Australian English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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The author shares a personal collection of poetry, sonnets & short stories with themes of love, life, heartache and survival together with images of the author’s original artwork selected to match the text. Angst mixed with uplifting & hopeful. 25% of each sale of this chapbook will be donated to assist AnimalsAsia continue their work in eradicating the hideous practice of Bear Bile Farming
A Story For Everyone
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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A first book by the emerging author Malije. A collection of short tales, poems, songs and information. This is a little gem that has something to please everyone.
Vertigo (tales from the Vertigo labs)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,590. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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The collected stories from the Vertigo Research Labs. How can stairs stop working, when up becomes down? Can something be bigger on the inside than it is on the outside? Jepherson Thomas, janitor at the Vertigo labs, tells all in eleven humorous stories from the world's most unlikely research establishment.
Ensemble
Price: Free! Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Thirteen short stories, comprising Mummified Couple Found in Peatbog, Wordblind,Mona and the Witchdoctor, After Ovid,Frog Baby,The Last Day of June (The Old Ones,Quintana Roo,from Impossible Musics I: The Omniphonium, Kisses, A Fever of Unknown Origin, Lazarus Risen, Game Over,and The Flight.
Flash Fiction 40 Anthology - July 2009
Price: Free! Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2009 by Mark Coker. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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In May 2009, Editor Unleashed and Smashwords co-sponsored The Flash Fiction 40 Contest. Writers submitted stories of 1,000 words or fewer on the Editor Unleashed forum. Maria Schneider, with the community's input, selected the winners. More than 280 writers took up the challenge and posted a story. Here, for your reading pleasure, are the top 40 stories.
Christmas Awakenings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A compilation of four uplifting, inspirational short stories about a widower and younger woman, and young families finding the true meaning of Christmas through bad luck and raw personal experiences.
For The Love Of God
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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For intelligent, literate Christians who dislike the bombast and apocalypticism of most religious fiction, and for Amiable Agnostics who occasionally feel the urge: Ten journeys in faith, replete with miracles, mysteries, gentle preachments, and the occasional what-if. Unlike other establishments, the doors of the church are never locked. All are welcome. All ye that labor, come unto Him!
Geoffrey Thorne's DREAMNASIUM
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,620. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010 by THE WINTERMAN PROJECT. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A lonely god at the end of the universe? Sounds like a party... A scientist with a physics problem that just might be murder... A young girl with a secret bundle, monsters in the dark woods? Not your grandmother's fairy tale.
The King of Cherokee Creek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,100. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Bud Blossom, Chinese-American owner of floating dockside restaurant The Golden Lotus, is a hard man to work for, a bad man to cross, and a difficult man to befriend. This is a collection of stories--some previously published, some new--about Bud and the people into whose lives he digs his claws. Also includes "The Dragon of North 24th Street", published in Marion Zimmer Bradley's FANTASY Magazine.
Ozark Mountains Fishing Stories
Series: Ozark Mountains Stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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“Rolland Love’s writing appeals not only to children, but to their parents, teachers and grandparents as well. Readers feel the magnetism in every page of Love's work, and soon find themselves yearning for the peace and simplicity of a Fishing Hole. Love's ability to create such a setting and people it with memorable characters has prompted reviewers to liken his style to that of Mark Twain"