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Collected Science Fiction Short Stores: Volume Three
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,200. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories to enrapture, astonish and elate: A far-future terrorist attack. A father making ends meet. Scared kids making a name for themselves. A doomed Martian expedition. And many more.
Twisted And Other Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of original short stories featuring the science fiction novella Twisted. A bare knuckle fighter is sold into slavery where he is genetically altered into an arena warrior. He and his fighting mate Cheval, struggle to hold on to their lost humanity. The collection features nineteen unique tales, which will linger in your mind long after the last page is turned.
Deadly Reflections
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Death is only the beginning... You’re born, you live and you die. And sometimes, you come back. When the veil between life and death is torn down, the darkest souls crawl from the shadows to wander the world that rejected them. Thirteen stories that prove the monsters in your mind might just be real. The past is no longer a nightmare.
Stone Cold, Blood Red: N.H. Tales Of Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,280. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
National award-winning author Brendan DuBois collects twelve of his most mysterious tales about his home state of New Hampshire.
Heartless Fainters Everywhere: 13 Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Frederick Barrows brings you 13 stories examining the lives of the downtrodden and discontent, in direct opposition to those who accept what they've been told, playing it safe and rarely challenging the status quo or questioning the mystery and wonder of the world around them.
The Dark Country
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,410. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Etchison's fiction is justly famous for its creepy ambience, and explores the terrain mapped out by Philip K. Dick, Thomas Harris, and any number of black and white horror movies. This is his legendary first collection, carefully corrected by the author for this new edition. The title story won both the World Fantasy Award and the British Fantasy Award in 1982.
Real Life Dramas: Volume Three
Series: Real Life Dramas, #3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,080. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
There are no more enthralling stories than those that are true….Real life scenarios of danger, suspense and intrigue that involve real people. Real Life Dramas: Volume Three is a collection of seven accounts experienced by people in real life situations. These accounts have been dramatized in story form. Stories of triumph, survival, greed and tragedy. Read them if you dare…
Closing Time - Collected Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,750. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From Award-winning author and storyteller Jack Ketchum, a collection of bleak stories of loss, and pain. This is the author's newest collection, and includes his Bram Stoker Award-Winning novella - Closing Time.
The Elevator Trilogy
Price: Free! Words: 138,340. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Elevator Trilogy is 62 great short-short stories, about you and me, everyone of them like a little movie – for busy people who can really use a break now and then and don't have a lot of time to read.
Strange Mammals
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Strange superheroes and the magic of the quotidian; stories of piercing darkness and quirky, surreal humor; writing from the heart and soul; phantasmagorical journeys into what it is to be human. A stylish collection from an author whose writing "explores the randomness of magical occurrences" (Green Man Review) and "teems with imagination, location, originality, and fine writing" (Jeffrey Ford).
Lovers & Losers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,310. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Many stories take place in the NYC area. Characters appear in other locales: college campuses, an island like Nantucket, an unusual therapy session, & a divided country in perilous times. Each story deals with relationships (in & out of marriage) with family members who help or hinder them. A few cross-genre tales take lovers and losers into the worlds of sci-fi, fantasy and time-travel.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,600. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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A collection of the author's first ten sci fi short stories - challenging, humorous, visionary and thought provoking. This is science fiction short story telling at its best. From future worlds, to future humans, from the darkness of space to the darkness of human behaviour. Explanations of how time travel works, explanations of how multiverses work - this edition brings you science, and fantasy.
Isolation And Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,000. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Isolation is a collection of stories --- two novellas, a novelette, and two short stories --- that relate to the isolation that we all feel from our fellow beings on occasion, and the belonging that we all seek. The stories: Isolation, Anticipation, The Flowers Of Dawn, Turn Me On, Down On The Farm.
Stirring the Pot
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,520. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This anthology of short stories ranges from Sci Fi to murder, humour and satire. The Sci Fi stories are at the human level rather than epics about heroes and villains. Several stories in the series “Big Companies for Dummies” are about life in the corporate world. Some are serious and some are humorous, although, the reader might well laugh through gritted teeth.
Ghost Stories and Supernatural Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,110. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Beautifully written, "Ghost Stories and Supernatural Tales" follows M R James's tradition, showing the modern world as being as vulnerable to the supernatural as earlier times. Cell phones, computers, emails and cars feature as readily as haunted houses. Victims can be slowly drawn into supernatural danger without suspecting it, and the trap can be subtle, gradual and brutal.
Barnaby's Bigger Book of Shorts
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 132,890. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Forty coffee break sized stories (Volumes 1 to 4 of Barnaby's Shorts) in one collected volume. Ideal for the beach, in the bath, on the train to work, or, while taking your morning coffee. A mix of genres, including mystery, romance, sci fi and humour. Who are The Women Furies? Can you grow a man from a bean? Is it possible to rob a bank by accident?
By Bizarre Hands
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,790. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of sixteen tales of horror and the macabre contains the kinds of stories one reads compulsively — helplessly enthralled by their seductive allure, their perversions and truths, their violence and centered peace.
Fresh Cut Tales (A Collection of Dark Fiction)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
***Visit kennethwcain.com to see upcoming projects and links to free stories*** A critically acclaimed short story collection of horror. Fans of classic TV series like The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, One Step Beyond, or any similar dark fiction or paranormal series will enjoy this collection of short horror fiction where not everything is always what it seems.
How Mal 780
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,080. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013 by Lost Luggage Studios, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The United States Air Force uses number codes to describe the condition of parts in or from an aircraft. This is called a "How Malfunction" code, or "How Mal" for short. The How Mal code 780 indicates the part is bent, buckled, collapsed, dented, distorted, or twisted. The twelve stories in How Mal 780 carefully fall into any, or all, of the above designations.
These I Know by Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,280. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
Seventeen stories, including, for the first time in ANY collection, 1999 Bram Stoker Award winner "Five Days in April" -- along with the preceding Watchers story "Ten Days in July." Also includes "These Are the Moments I Live For," a new story written especially for this collection.