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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
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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.
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
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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 Two of the stories appeared in a previous anthology (Fistful of Rain - now withdrawn) - and another "A Glasgow New Year" was previously available as a standalone short story (also now withdrawn)
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
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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
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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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
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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.
Fish For Dinner
Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this book, the author is sharing some real moments in life which he found out of the ordinary. These stories are inspired from incidences which reflected innocence, enjoyment and guilt
Six Flashes of Parchment
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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Six Flashes of Parchment is a collection of horror-themed short-shorts. Find out what happens when crime and punishment meets reality TV, when zombies become prized museum exhibits, when you try to con the devil out of his due and when you stray into a marketplace for the damned.
Burn the Pages
You set the price! Words: 39,830. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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The latest short story collection from Matthew Morgan, "Burn the Pages" is an extended exploration of Greek mythology, music, and alcohol (most often a well-aged scotch). These stories display a keen eye for the profound in the commonplace and an ear for the variety of voices with stories to tell.
The Passion of Jazz and Other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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This collection of short stories by Nicholas Bridgman delves into finding beauty and love in unexpected places, including when young classical musicians develop a passion for jazz and for each other, vacations to the Grand Canyon and Ireland go horribly wrong, a grandfather sends his grandson a gift from beyond the grave, and a man with schizophrenia finds himself incarcerated.
The Complications of Life
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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The Complications of Life is a collection of short stories that remind us of just that, the complicated nature of life. These stories are a peak into the world of men and women in the hereafter of their lives, doing the best with what they have left.
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.
Ίχνη Φαντασμάτων (Haunting Clues)
Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: Greek. Published: July 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ο Μαξ αναλαμβάνει να απομακρύνει τα φαντάσματα από μία πολυτελή έπαυλη. Για να αντιμετωπίσει τους νεκρούς, όμως, πρέπει πρώτα να ξεσκεπάσει τα μυστικά αυτών που είναι ακόμα ζωντανοί.
Suitcase Tales
You set the price! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A blend of quirky poetic tales containing real life issues that poke well beneath the surface of humanity. Dark humour. Poetic. Bordering on the absurd. Themes of control, paranoia, death, spiritualism, power, ignorance, poverty are portrayed through rich characterisation and strong imagery. A disturbing but sensuous read inspired by people watching at an airport.

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