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Of Directions, Destinations, and Differences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this collection of flash fiction, Rachel Elizabeth Cole explores who we are, where we're going, and what makes us each unique. Pick a direction, set a destination, and celebrate our differences.
Butterflies- The Adventures of Roland Mccray
Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
These two stories offer a free introduction to “The Adventures of Roland McCray”, a collection of stories that see every moment as its own adventure, rather than adventure stories in the action-packed thriller sense. In "Butterflies", Roland discovers that not everything as it seems, and in "Poke it with a Stick", Roland learns to cherish what he has even when it isn’t what he wanted
Missionary Dating and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Affectionate, funny, sometimes dark and never terribly literary, these five short stories by a talented novelist put you in the shoes of ordinary people trying to survive the ridiculous, the inevitable, or the unthinkable.
Of Faith & Fate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Of Faith & Fate is a collection of short stories that explore the various emotions of a human being- from love to loyalty to faith to joy to sorrow.You will meet a woman torn between two loves. A boy who is waiting for the rains. A man who thinks love is hyped. A princess looking forward to her wedding. A boy who realizes how much his family loves him. Of Faith & Fate- stories from India & beyond.
A Baker’s Dozen Stories and One Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here is a genuine pastiche of stories, a veritable salade niçoise of peeks into human nature, with a timeline stretching from the ancient to the next minute, exploring love, lust, the pain of dilemmas that have no proper option, betrayal, new friendships and baddies getting their comeuppance. Oh yes, and a big bonus at the end.
Qualcosa non ha funzionato
You set the price! Words: 60,090. Language: Italian. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Che bella sarebbe la vita se tutto funzionasse a dovere. Invece in questi racconti non funziona nulla: assassini sfortunati, travet impazziti, guaritori approfittatori, spasimanti inadeguati. I protagonisti sono le prime vittime di loro stessi. Tredici storie dai risvolti grotteschi, velati da sottile sarcasmo e ironici riferimenti a vicende note e meno note.
In the Name of Love: Stories about Revenge, Redemption, and Rebirth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
A lonely neighbor tries to melt a widow’s reluctant heart. Bullying brothers threaten to spoil a young girl’s Halloween. Left at the altar once, a woman takes a gamble on a second chance. These are just a few in a collection of thirty short and shorter stories about growing up, growing older, moving out, moving on, revenge, redemption, and love in all its shades of bittersweet pain and joy.
Short Stories, Found Online
Price: Free! Words: 21,620. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Go online and download a demon app., summon a tramp from Heaven, float in the celluloid firmament for an hour, crack a Cosmic Egg, bounce your waistline back, or be invited to the fashion parade that - literally - takes off!
Unremarkable & Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Whether it’s the tales of people with extraordinary abilities, or the rumors of a secret government organization established to hunt them down, few can deny that the world has become a strange and sometimes frightening place. In the middle of it all, a few individuals try to make sense of the mystery and hunt down clues to its origin, while others can only try to deal with the consequences.
Милвай своето лице
Price: Free! Words: 38,600. Language: Bulgarian. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
24 къси разказа за живота, смъртта, света между тях и отвъд.
Lunch Hour
You set the price! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Lunch Hour is a fun and occasionally terrifying collection of flash fiction shorts. With a variety of choices, there is a little something for everyone. This volume contains; Crazy Thoughts, Framed by the Cat, The Card, A Breath Away, Rainy Day in Purgatory, Scotophobia, Empty Seat, The Jump Off, Flames of Passion, Weapon of Choice. Each tale is a quick read that will leave you hungry for more.
The Last Rational Man
Price: Free! Words: 64,550. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Stories ranging from the romantic (Hair), to the skeptical (The Last Rational Man) and a few macabre ones (do not read Anatomy Lab just before going to sleep)
Glass to Sand: A collection of poems and short stories
Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
There is an expression that says: "An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backward." In Glass to Sand, this concept is explored by the author, sometimes painfully, others with colorful delight. Kimberly explores millennial themes of heartbreak, self-confidence, and reflections in six short stories including the eponymous finale, preceded by a handful of confection-filled and wistful poems.
Gateway of India (Book Two)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Gateway of India, built in the early twentieth century, served as a ceremonial entrance to the city of Bombay. Today, it remains the city’s most famous landmark. This collection of four linked short stories provides a gateway into the lives of the residents of Chughani Manor, a building in an affluent Bombay neighborhood.
The Case of the Murderous Mermaid and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"The Case of the Murderous Mermaid" – Did beautiful mermaid Miranda murder her employer? "The Case of the Villainous Vaudevillian" – Who killed Raymond Rice, dastardly star of The Perils of Polly Pure? "The Case of the Silver Suspect" – A mysterious man, covered in silver, is found murdered. A trio of whimsical stories of murder most foul featuring the detective team of Ferguson and Stone.
Revolver (A Collection of Short Stories)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An upsetting letter, a broken soldier, a suicidal millionaire, an avenging brother, a sweet toothed time traveler, a clumsy bank heist and a friendly assassin. Revolver is a collection of short stories with a wide variety of characters, styles and genres.
Prelude 312-C
Price: Free! Words: 28,550. Language: American English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of short stories features interactions between coworkers in the lead up to what will become the world in which the story "Knowing" from "Dystopian Lullabies" occurs.
BALADA: When My Eyes Are Weighed With Sleep I Quench The Evening Candle's Glow
Series: BALADA: A Symphony of Eternity, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 33,280. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When war rages across the universe, tell me, which side are you on?
Inheritance and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this deeply sardonic debut collection of short stories, Jarod Powell masterfully intertwines the bitter traumas and sweet victories of humanity with a hypnotic style, subversive wit, and a powerful, concrete narrative.
Modernised, Upsized Fairy Tales For Teens
Price: Free! Words: 25,320. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Though described as fairy tales for teens, it is also for people up to 100 years old who remember reading these tales in their youth. Most are adaptions of these ancient well known tales, just brought up to date. Keeping to the original theme, where convenient, I have added a 21st century view and a different slant to the tales. Plus, I have added two of my own "fairy tales".