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Sci-Fi Series 2 (Simulator, Little Angels, Esperanza)
Series: Science Fiction Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,630. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010 by Inhousepress. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
“There was nothing human about the scream. In near total darkness, where even the stars had forsaken their shimmering sheen, within the hot breath of the steaming, churning volcanic hot springs, Astrid could only imagine the alien features contracted in a spasm of agony. Pain is pain by any other name. It hurts as much, no matter what the species. A shriek, a short silence, a protracted whimper,
Uneasy Living
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A collection of short stories involving abandonment, grief, loss, and betrayal
Checkmate: Tales of Speculative Fiction
Price: Free! Words: 14,900. Language: British English. Published: October 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Fifteen previously published stories, collected together for the first time, spanning fantasy, horror, sci fi and speculative fiction. Among other things, Bleed Them Dry puts a new spin on vampires, talking corpses tell their side in The Dead Do Listen and and a devilish game of chess goes wrong in Checkmate. Perfect for Halloween.
Just Passing Through
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Biographical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is a collection of writings: journeys, places, lovers and friends; a magic knife, a motorcycle journey across France, a friendly werewolf, an exile and quiet hero, a bear hunting Crow Indian etre bien dans sa peau, and a meditation on beauty and death.
The Fool Who Invented Kissing
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Ninety-six short-short stories, each exactly 55 words, by Doug Long. 24 illustrations by David Botten. Perfect for reading while commuting or multi-tasking. Also known as short fiction, nano-fiction, flash fiction or micro-fiction, these hyper-short "Shorties" cover the gamut of genres: romance, mystery, thriller, adventure, humor, horror, suspense, crime, fantasy, sci-fi, inspirational and more.
De leukste columns
Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: Dutch. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In de leukste columns steekt auteur Stefan Bongaerts de draak met alledaagse dingen op een badinerende manier die hem eigen is.
OCR is Not the Only Font
Series: Flash Fiction Month. Price: Free! Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Silly, surreal and sometimes serious, these thirty-one very short stories cover a vast range of subjects and themes. Written entirely during July 2012, these flash fiction pieces are accompanied by a deeply unscientific analysis of the challenge that spawned them: to write thirty-one stories in thirty-one days.
The Empress' New Gowns
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The empress was in high glee. For years her illustrous husband had disparaged her female pea-sized brain, never letting her complete a sentence or do anything without his consent. After he was literally ripped off by the two wily tailors, the empress sets out to prove she is smarter than him. This is a spin-off of the popular folk tale, The Emperor's New Clothes.
Along For The Ride: And Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Along For the Ride: And Other Stories is an enchanting collection of short stories which range from Fantasy to Science Fiction with some Horror in between, all while focusing on the human condition and what lies within us.
Autumn and Other Months
Price: Free! Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Twelve short stories - one for each month. The year is measured out in familiar festivals. All the stories are set in Scotland - but not in an overly parochial way! Two of the stories appeared in a previous anthology (Fistful of Rain - now withdrawn) - and another "A Glasgow New Year" was previously available as a standalone short story (also now withdrawn)
Viridian System Sampler: 8 Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Princelings Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This anthology of eight short stories shows the genesis of the Viridian System series, a science fiction adventure starring two asteroid miners, Big Pete and the Swede, and their female companions. From their early appearance in search of real books to read, to a life-or-death situation on some far planet, these stories show Pete and the Swede in the raw - sometimes literally, in the Swede's case
Waste: a short collection
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a short collection of three flash fiction pieces. Each piece differs in tone in order to show a little bit of my range. The first piece is a sweet, feel good story. The second is to showcase my comedy chops, and the third is to show how dark I can get. Hope you enjoy.
Greed (The Seven Deadly Stones Book I)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Three scientists on an expedition in the Himalayas discover a unique stone with an unusual attraction. They soon find themselves in the midst of the battle between Heaven and Hell as the stone's fate and that of the scientists unravels. Can an evil prophecy be fulfilled, or will the birth of a boy save mankind?
PsychoHead Fiction Book One
Price: Free! Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of short fiction; psycho-horror, supernatural, fantasy and psychotic behaviour.
An Unconditional Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010 by L.L. Bartlett. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A one-night stand changes Leslie Turner's life forever when she discovers she's pregnant. Keeping the child means losing her business. Even more devastating, the baby is born with a disfiguring birth defect. Her carefully planned life falls apart . . . until years later when she once again meets her baby's father. Can they ever be a family?
Men of Action
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From the jungles of South America to a big city high-rise, where there’s trouble, you’ll find...MEN OF ACTION. Two tales of adrenaline-fueled romance from award-winning author Charlene Teglia "Provocative and gripping." - Joyfully Reviewed
Stories That Uplift and Inspire
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Stories That Uplift and Inspire is an anthology of Christian short stories designed to encourage and entertain readers. Some stories deal with serious issues such as addictions, recovery and codependency. Others depict the pain involved in life events as giving up a child for adoption, racial prejudice and not knowing a biological parent, while the story “And Mama Never Found Out” is humorous.
Warlord
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Novelet of 12k words. Avandar Gallais is a domicis, and he has served Jewel ATerafin since she was sixteen. Long before he was a servant, he was known as The Warlord. He built and ruled empires--but there are reasons he chose a life of service. Those reasons are the core of this story, which takes place before and around the events of the novel House Name.
Bizarre Lifestyle of the Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's 5091 AD, and the earth is overrun by zombies, clairvoyants and weird aliens. Body-swapping, teleporting and using invisible cloaks are very common. Inter-galactic travel has become easy while time travel has become easier. Each chapter of the book depicts an innovative device, invention or concept.
Stuck
Series: Stuck, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A world too different from what we once knew . . . all we hold onto now is survival.

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