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The Lot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,690. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2015 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
It's the late 1960's and Cody Ryerson and his little brother Adam spend their summers playing ball in the big empty field next door that all the neighborhood kids refer to as The Lot. Now twenty years later Cody is a successful L.A. record producer overrun by the trappings of wealth and fame. Adam wants to see The Lot again and he wants his big brother there when he does.
Earnshaw's Hand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Earnshaw's Hand brings together three short stories. The title story tells the macabre tale of an early attempt at transplant surgery. The second concerns the disturbing experiences of a boy who is obsessed by the London Underground and the third tells of an old lady who sets about leaving the world in a spectacular way.
Moreno Valley Sketches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Trappers, gold miners, cattle rustlers, and settlers. Men, women, and their children: They came from as far away as Prussia and as near as San Fernando de Taos. They met in the green mountain valley that lay between the Sangre de Cristo and Cimarron mountain ranges, a valley like no other in New Mexico Territory.
Town Thomas
Series: Thomas H, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
After a disastrous beginning in the country, Thomas Henson begins his new life and career in the city. He must now step up or fail in this issue of being an adult. There is no trust fund and the silver spoon has long been melted.
Alien Cows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This funny short story recounts the adventures of two city slickers on holiday from the big city. They round a bend in the highway and have their first encounter with the strange creatures we know as cows.
Stardust and Ash
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Stardust and Ash is a collection of seven science fiction short stories and eight poems, each tied together by a theme of tragedy, loss, and accepting our own mortality. Each science fiction story in this collection shows the darker side of the human condition.
Three Mermaid Tales
Price: Free! Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Three times. Three tales. Three tails. Journey back in time to the days of pirates to watch a colony attempt to take root on an island ruled by mermaids. Then, travel to the present for the comedic romance of a mermaid who wants to dance. Finally, jump into the future and see what happens when two Marine Biology majors, one of them in search of a mermaid, end up on an environmental pirate ship.
The Broom Closet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
A collection of short stories. A Stroll, a woman takes a stroll through a park to bring herself back to a place of balance. The Broom Closet addresses the issue of religious freedom in the workplace. Choices, a stressful life has led to medical issues which leads her to meditation. Dolphin Quest, an old woman visits a dolphin. She takes a journey with him to the depths of the ocean.
On Route 66
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
On Route 66 is a series of short stories about that great and wonderful era when the open road brought something new, exciting, and magical around every corner and bend.
Tell the Octopus, and other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
People aspire to make the world a better place in many ways. Some decorate any ugly space that offends the eye, another might take up justice's flaming sword and sally forth to tilt at windmills. All good intentions come at a cost. Some are rewarded, others demand the ultimate price.
Boys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,420. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These are the stories of three boys living in Texas: one growing up, one dreaming, and one fighting to stay alive in the face of destitution. There is second-grader William, 15-year-old Sam, and 21-year-old Seff, all trying to make their way on their own terms. These stories are told with heart, humor, and an uncompromising look at what it meant to grow up in Texas during the 80s and 90s.
Flash Flower Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of flash fiction stories (501 words maximum) inspired by the flower photos that accompany them.
Кладовище мрій
Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: Ukrainian. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Збірка складається з п'ять оповідань. "Чай для двох" та "Мішок цукру" присвячені життю літніх людей. В "Нікому вірити не можна" зображене дитяче розчарування в світі. "Віденська кава": у сповненій символів манері розкриваються стосунки подружжя у момент їхньої кризи. "Кладовище мрій" зображає сучасну українську школу у її найнепривабливішому і найбільш розповсюдженому вигляді.
Killer Eulogy and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
One definition of noir is “no happy endings.” In this short story collection by award-winning author, Warren Bull, don’t expect any last-minute reprieves - it isn’t going to happen. Dark desires spiral inexorably down toward disaster. Bad choices lead to dangerous consequences, and a sucker never gets an even break.
Baker's Dozen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,700. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thirteen short stories to tickle your fancy Short stories are easy to read and you never lose the plot! Stories Genres Wartime romance Paranormal Fantasy Romance Historical fiction Which story will be your favourite? Lose yourself in other worlds today!
The Black Side
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,400. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of horror, science fiction, and fantasy short stories by Colette Black.
Erotophobia and Other Challenges
Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Irrational fears can be overwhelming but as Stephen discovers in Eorotophobia, they can lead to worse problems. Or challenges can be channeled, as the main character in A.D.D. P.I. discovers. He has Attention Deficit Disorder and his bouncing brain connects seemingly unrelated facts to solve mysteries. Other challenges simply make life complicated, as readers see in these short stories.
Foreigners
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Two short stories: In far-flung mysterious China, two foreigners discover the secrets of The Temple Heavenly Falsities despite the language barrier. In South Africa, Trishnen returns home to find so much, yet so little has changed.
Once Upon A Dragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,780. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A non-themed, cross-genre collection of short fiction, including fantasy, science fiction and horror as well as general fiction.
Breathing Ghosts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Breathing Ghosts" is a collection of unique and different ghost stories from writer Costa Koutsoutis. Ghosts and the unknown play a part in all of these stories, from comforting spirits to horrific forms that we cannot name.