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The Threadbare Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Hidden from sight, the threadbare girl takes in her surroundings. She remembers everything but the man supposed to be looking after her forgets. 1,493-word story taken from 'Story A Day May' anthology (where it appears in two parts; part one originally released as a free eBook). This is the complete two-part version.
Selected Short Stories Featuring Ghost Dust
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Price: Free! Words: 49,530. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Fifteen short stories featuring Ghost Dust, Hang Around, Colossus, Suicide Spear, and others. These stories include a variety of genres, mainly literary fiction, science fiction, fantasy, and crime fiction.
A Peculiar Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
From best-selling author Lisa Hinsley comes this peculiar collection of short stories with dark themes.
A Shade Too Young
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Price: Free! Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of short stories for the ghost crowd. It doesnt matter how old you are, who you sare, whether you're ready or not. Life, death, regret, love - they all hurt and they just comeas fast and terrifying as a spider. These youngsters are finding ways to deal with their lots. Because there's no other option.
As The Sun Goes Down
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Price: Free! Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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This book is set to FREE: if you enjoy the stories please make a donation to Saluki Welfare Fund. Every donation, large or small, helps the dedicated volunteers who rescue, care for and find new loving homes for Salukis who have fallen on hard times. Come take a peek into the lives of some of the characters who live in my imagination.
TwentySix
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Price: Free! Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of 26 short stories by Shane Rynhart, previously published weekly on his blog. Includes stories of love, hate, death, life, friendship, revenge, religion and jam sandwiches.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
Life Through His Eyes
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Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: American English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Anthologies
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Life is not always what we want it to be. Mauricio is struggling with a life he didn't choose for himself and is about to learn an amazing lesson from the person he loves the most - Short Story
Adjustable Magic
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Price: Free! Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Three short pieces dealing with unusual circumstances and misbehaving body parts. "The Oddly Even Couple", a first date that will never be forgotten- or ever fully remembered. "One Hand Clapping", but the wearer insists it doesn't belong to him. "Social Dynamics for the Teflon Mind", an anti-lullaby for the dispossessed.
Lemon and Lace
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Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Lemon and Lace is a bittersweet collection of three short stories about love and choice by Jenny Worstall.
Hearth and Harvest
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You set the price! Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In "Hearth and Harvest," Julie Cox explores the roles of parents and children through stories steeped in magic, wonder, grief and inevitability. A farmer hatches an unlikely egg; a barren girl searches for a god; death and birth abound, and creators clash with their creations. These six stories find the fantastic in the mundane, and the grounded, dirty world in the unreal.
My Own Prison
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Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Taunted by his dead wife, Robert lives alone with the whispers of her cold voice. She tries to convince him to confess a murder he had commited. A murder that caused his wife's death.
Feeding the Father (free short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Inspired by true events, this short first-person fictional monologue follows a poignant turning point in a man's life.
Double Dog Dare
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
What do you do when your best friends dare you to kiss the prettiest girl in school?
Six Impossible Things
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Price: Free! Words: 15,800. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
A new father is visited by his childhood imaginary friend. A woman falls in love with a cartoon character. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse show up at a big-box retail chain. Sometimes humorous, often poignant, and always memorable, the six short stories in this collection may just make you believe impossible things.
April's Fool
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Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
April’s Fool covers a few hours in the life of an unappreciative farmer and his downtrodden wife. After a stomach-churning dinner scene she decides upon an action that will change both their lives.
WATER and other stories
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Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.06 from 18 reviews)
PETITIONS: A short story about a homeless man (contemporary fiction). ANGEL’S SONG: A companion short story to the novel “The Thorn”, book one of “The Chronicles of Gan” (speculative fiction). WATER: Based on the account found in the Gospel of John, chapter 5, verses 1-16, and the painting by Carl Bloch, “Healing at the Pool of Bethesda” (historical fiction).
24:01 One Minute After
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Price: Free! Words: 62,260. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
An anthology of horror, science fiction and fantasy short stories, some dark and some light but all challenging the bounds of your imagination. You will begin with an experiment in nano-biotechnology gone very wrong, end with an alternate reality on Olde Aearth, and in between experience everything from dragons and wizards to a hurricane and misadventures in space!
Ken's Tale & the Peterson Dilemma - Desperate Prequels
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Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Ken Dahlgren watched the economy tumble. He knows the end is near. He and his wife plan for an economic cataclysm and stock their lake home with necessities. What Ken lacks are the guns to protect himself and Patty from the unknown. The search costs him dearly. The second story is about the rich Peterson clan, the moment after they realize they stayed in the city too long. Death is at their door.
Savage Glen and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 102,890. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A soul’s trove of stories. Twenty-nine of ’em, running the gamut from sci-fi to human interest. Horror, humor, philosophy, madness. And a special treat for all you cat lovers.