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Written with a cursor
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Price: $1.36 USD. Words: 29,380. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
'Written with a cursor' is a collection of ten short stories that spans across different genres.
Arduous Task
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
It is the story of the inner workings of a truth and reconciliation committee, when a man charged with hacking a baby in half (and admittedly guilty) is forced to confront the mother of the baby in an effort to seek reconciliation and forgiveness. He prostrates himself in front of her as he explains that he joined the rebels to avenge the killing of his own mother. The twist in the story ...
The Alleyway and other Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Alleyway and other Short Stories - The eight short stories in this collection are mostly dark pieces exploring futility, isolation, deception, and lost love. An extract from one of the the author's novels, 'A Place Somewhere' is included at the end.
Book of Diverse Writings - Volume I
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
As the title implies, this book contains diverse writings separated by categories: short stories, essays, anecdotes and trivia that can be read in three minutes each or less. Hidden, the featured crime mystery can be read in about thirty minutes. Plots center on abductions, astronauts, drones, hole punch clouds, magical, mystical; pirates, tall tales, etc. Themes abound for unique readers' tastes.
Rock's Dogs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,580. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This volume includes three previously published collections: Guard Dog?, Watch Dog?, Vegan Dog?, and the new Kitchen Dog?, with a total of twelve stories involving characters in the Mudflat Magic series. The Mudflat neighborhood is made up of people with undependable magic, if any. The smash wizard’s dogs are are all loveable but also undependable. And then there are the cats.
Still Not Nice or the Strange Planet Inside My Head
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,880. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From fantastical tales to razor-sharp observations, Still Not Nice or the Strange Planet Inside My Head is an eclectic collection of stories by award-winning editor and writer, Annetta Ribken. Continuing in the twisted tradition of Not Nice and Other Understatements, Ribken expands her world to reveal hard truths, side-splitting humor, and a peek into the odd and weird places in her brain.
12+1: Twelve Short Thrillers and a Play
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
From internationally-acclaimed author Raymond Benson, “12 + 1” is a collection of previously published mysteries, thrillers, science fiction, and fantasy, all told with wry humor and in the spirit of The Twilight Zone--plus some unpublished works such as “The Heart of Erzulie,” “Fortunata-697,” and the stage play “Second Chance.”
Scribbling Tales
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 36,490. Language: British English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An ex-MP discovers a rare sketch by a well-known artist going for a song–but there's a catch. A warring couple spice up their marriage by trying to kill each other. A pretty woman turns up at man's door, offering herself for free, but she comes with baggage. An amateur sleuth discovers the snuff movie world when she is paid to find an heiress.
Beach Apples
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Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Beach Apples is a collection of short stories, contemporary, mystery and science fiction, all with an Australian flavour. From a walk on the beach, to fire-fighting in the Adelaide Hills, to a refugee’s story, some stories will put a smile on your face, while others will fire your imagination.
La Ronda di Capodanno e Altri Disastri
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: Italian. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Avventure urbane, suburbane e surreali nel mondo apparentemente tranquillo di un bonario trentenne particolarmente incline alla catastrofe. Un allegro campionario di piccoli e grandi disastri e dilemmi esistenziali, di frammenti di vita immaginata, temuta, e almeno in parte anche vissuta.
10 (3+2+5)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Este libro consta de diez pequeñas obras que he ido publicando desde que comencé a escribir en Marzo del 2012. Tres relatos, dos microrrelatos y cinco poemas, todos ellos de diferentes géneros, forman esta pequeña antología.
The Adventures of Viola Stewart: Three Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Viola Stewart is a widowed optician with a penchant for dectectiving, who stumbles upon a secret Society of Men in Grey. Set in a Victorian steampunk fantasy world, this series has a gaslamp flavour. Three Short Stories: Day of the Dirigible, An Eye for Detail and The Magic Lantern. Approx. 8000 words.
Alien Abattoir: And Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ten stories about cursed alien artifacts, interstellar investment banking, ancient alien astronauts, parallel timelines, alien experimentation, and space colonization gone horribly wrong. This anthology is the first complete collection from Sean P. Hazlett.
Fifty Shades of Faithful 2: In Living Color
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sam and Vivian Tucker face an angry vet after sheep rustlers hiding a thirty-year-old family secret; a terrified rape victim searching for a priceless cat; screaming peacocks torment a grieving widow, a bitter bookstore owner and an author who won't come to her store; two young entrepreneurs after a con man; and a jeweler whose heirloom brooch has a dangerous past. Emotions and relationships.
New Avalon: Love and Loss in the City of Steam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,960. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by James Ward Kirk. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
New Avalon is a city filled with stories. They stain every brick, and echo in every doorway. The best stories aren't found out where anyone might trip over them, though. The good ones are found down dark alleys and in hidden alcoves, washed up on night time shores and for sale in midnight markets. Be warned, when flowers grow in the City of Steam they may not be quite what you expect.
The End of the Road
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Tom is getting on. Not past it by any means, but his daughters have their own lives to lead (if material gain and ambition are what interests you). Moving him in with his sisters at the house at the end of the road appears to get him out of their hair. But it's far from the end of the road for the fun loving siblings.
The Edenglen 100
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ghosts, cold rooms, bowling shenanigans ... is that really your wife? In Edenglen retirement home there is plenty of time to sit, think and then talk about whatever is on your mind. Usually a thought is triggered by something in the past and, of course, a memory is a great reservoir of stories to share.
Sad Tales from Denmark
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Danish priest marries an Inuit woman in Greenland; an old woman is sent to the village workhouse; a peasant farmer and his wife struggle to rebuild their dilapidated cottage and work hard on their small-holding, only for the wife to die of cancer; three of the moving stories in Sad Tales from Denmark.
Awkward Stages
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,610. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories which celebrate all of life’s stages.
Short Stories from the Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,380. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Enjoy this incredibly entertaining collection of fiction brought to you by the incredible H. C. Heartland. This new anthology features tales of science fiction, comedic drama, dramatic thrillers, and Mid-west American romance. It's an amazing variety and depth in a collection of short stories from a new fiction sensation!