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The Lost
Price: Free! Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
Ensemble
Price: Free! Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Where the Cloud Meets the Mountain and the Mountain Disappears
Price: Free! Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A free collection of contemporary and sf/fantasy short stories from author James Comins. In "The Soft Operative," a corporate saboteur kidnaps a genetically modified employee. In "Four Seasons of a Man," a Vietnam war vet's life is seen in four vignettes. In "Matt and Maggie," a punk couple live through a suicide attempt. Twenty stories and poems and poem-story-things.
Refuge: Tales from a Zombie Apocalypse
Price: Free! Words: 24,280. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012 by Anura Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
(5.00 from 1 review)
If the dead started to rise and attack the living, would you go running around with a shotgun, blowing off undead heads? Or would you just try to get on with life, as best you can? Refuge: Tales from a Zombie Apocalypse collects seven short stories about normal people living in extraordinary times - without the action-movie clichés. 23,825 words
Genuine Aboriginal Democracy
Price: Free! Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
An anthology of quirky short stories including: Uncertain Trysts, His Faithful Companion, Big Paper Skeleton, Fantasy Artifact, Genuine Aboriginal Democracy, Mother's Woman-Marine Bra, Work Out Your Own Salvation, Consciousness Raising, Metamorphosis of Me, Snake Dance Disaster, and On the Rio Mayo.
Selected Short Stories Featuring New Corpse Smell
Price: Free! Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fifteen short stories, featuring the titular New Corpse Smell, Blood Falls, Murder Your Darlings, and Shades of Cray. These stories encompass many genres, though mostly science fiction, and action/adventure.
Selected Short Stories Featuring Cockfight
Price: Free! Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This collection contains fifteen short stories in a variety of genres, including science fiction, crime, and horror.
Conjuring Dreams or Learning to Write by Writing
Price: Free! Words: 72,200. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Magic-wielders, shape-shifters, mermaids, empaths and diviners and even teddy bears and computer programmers wander through 26 stories, written into life for situations thought-provoking, compelling or absurd.
Denim Shorts & Foxy Tales
Price: Free! Words: 44,280. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
The third collection by John Muir. Eight stories, including a novella, encompass a range of genres.Some take a poke at the seriousness many people have of their life, expecting others to fit the pigeon-holes they have created. Viewpoints vary from the innocent self-belief of children, and what they consider important, to the super serious dogma of others. Then some whoops factors are thrown in.
A Breath of Fiction
Price: Free! Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Breath of Fiction is a unique collection of 200 stories, each made up of exactly 200 words. The stories range in mood from serious to enigmatic to poignant to silly. Some closely examine ordinary moments that might easily be overlooked. Others open a window to the fantastic and to the impossible. But all of the stories are concerned with what it means to experience life.
Short Frictions
You set the price! Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Robots, aliens, vampires and evil corporations (wait, we already said vampires, didn’t we) will thrill you in this collection of short stories.
Burn the Pages
You set the price! Words: 39,830. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume One)
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: Free! Words: 31,720. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Ten short stories, including The Monkey Faced Boy, The Holey Oak, The Accidental Bank Job,The Horse that ran with the Wind and others. A mixed bag of tales ideal for reading on a plane or in a train. Gentle humour, a touch or sci fi, and a twist at the end.
The Land of Words
Price: Free! Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This book is a collection of short stories. Travel freely around the Land of Words. Or stay with the compass. You’ll discover a new world in every direction.
Similar Differences
Price: Free! Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Welcome to my second collection of short stories. Here you will meet children playing dressing up, a single mother meeting the father of her son, a Canadian who has unexpectedly inherited a large English house and farm, a concert pianist who must decide if it is time to stay home a little more, and others whose lives have come to decision points.
Selected Short Stories Featuring Ghost Dust
Price: Free! Words: 49,530. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
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.
As The Sun Goes Down
Price: Free! Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
Joy In a Box
Price: Free! Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A blind girl has a gift; a father's heart breaks; a young boy in Africa might die; the step-children want her dead husband's money . . . Read these short snippets of fiction and be prepared to gasp, giggle, and groan. Sally Hanan’s insight into the human heart brings depth and richness to her stories, many of them written in a poetic style of prose that flows and gurgles like a country creek.

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