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Michael Shaara: The Collected Short Stories
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 238,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Shaara published many short stories during his early career before getting his first novel published. He wrote science fiction stories for pulp magazines with names like Galaxy and Fantastic Universe, but also domestic dramas and humorous stories for magazines such as Cosmopolitan and Redbook, McCall's and The Saturday Evening Post, and even one for Playboy.
"Funny Fungal Diplomacy" and Other Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Diverse fictional adventures with funny bones. A diplomat’s sudden great weight gain puts her mission in danger. A woman being hassled using look-alikes plays the same game. What might be a boulder - or a spaceship - flies away and the chase it on. The military and industry are interested in what might be a virus that makes clothing dance on its own.
Qualcosa non ha funzionato
You set the price! Words: 122,350. 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.
Short Tales and Tall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 885,600. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Share laughter, shed a tear, and enjoy the full range of adventure and emotion packed into this choice selection of short stories by bestselling author Tom Lewis. You will find love stories, tragedy, humor, sports, and all the drama of life between the covers of this little volume of stories by the author of MY KING THE PRESIDENT and the PEA ISLAND GOLD trilogy. Tom Lewis has been called
"A Simple Defense" And Other Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 120,330. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four novellas about: A Beast that can’t survive in visible form in the light; A creature that awakens every 150 years to feed and learn to pass as human; That the how-to directions for calling up monsters from other dimensions don’t tell how to then control them; and people partying and then dying as they most feared they would.
Newspaper Gypsy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,000. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The career of a newspaper journalist told as a series of short stories, each more fascinating than the one before. This saga of a reporter’s career is real enough to be true. A roman à clef? A memoir? Never mind, just let former newspaper gypsy Bill Burkett tell you his stories.
Mad Dog Summer & Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Joe Lansdale returns with his characteristic dark take on the horrors that lurk beneath the surface of mundane life in this collection of short stories and novellas. Originally available only in limited-edition hardcover, these tales run the gamut from devilish fantasy to twisted courtroom drama to vampire-robot western.
Stories from Lone Moon Creek
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Lone Moon Creek brings stories of hearth and home, filled with characters from all cultures and races. Some lead tragic, yet beautiful lives; some lead others astray. Some fight internal battles, only to be saved by unusual circumstances and beliefs. The literary, conversational tales provide profound messages to the open-hearted. But overall, the hand of is God working, in His mysterious ways.
Nine 'Til 9
Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 106,300. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A collection of nine stories revolving around the thriller genre. Action, suspense, mystery, horror, adventure, and much more.
Raccolta di Storie Sci-Fi - Pack 2
Series: Raccolta di STORIE SCI-FI, Pack 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,090. Language: Italian. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Raccolta di Storie Sci-Fi - Pack 2 contiene le seguenti novelette e novelle di fantascienza precedentemente pubblicate: 07. Il Bibliotecario. 08. Float City. 09. L’Isola dell’Oblio. 010. La Macchina del Perdono. 011. Art.Hu.R. 012. Figmento. E’ una collezione di circa 118.000 parole.
Collected Sci-Fi Stories - Pack 2
Series: Collected SCI-FI STORIES, Pack 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,240. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Collected Sci-Fi Stories – Pack 2 contains the following previously released science fiction novelettes and novellas: 07. The Librarian. 08. Float City. 09. Oblivion Island. 10. The Forgiveness Machine. 11. Art.Hu.R. 12. Figment. This collection is about 119,000 words.
Leo Tolstoy's 5 Greatest Novellas Annotated
Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #2. Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 118,660. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » War
After reading War & Peace, Dostoevsky put the book down and said, "The fool hath said in heart there is no God." Yet, Tolstoy's shorter novels (i.e., novellas) are filled with the war, adventure, tragedy, and Russian tradition that inhabit the longer novels of the Russian bear of literature. Andrew Barger, editor of the best selling anthology, "Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated."
Absent Company
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
ABSENT COMPANY collects two of Steve Rasnic Tem’s early books of ghostly, supernatural tales: the 33 stories in The Far Side of the Lake combined with his haunting exploration of the intersection of reality and delusion, the novelette Among the Living. “It’s not uncommon to believe yourself awake when you are, in fact, sleeping. Far less common is to believe yourself sleeping when you are awake."
Racers of the Night
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,090. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Racing at the Speed of Night . . . twelve terrific science fiction stories from award-winner Brad R. Torgersen
The Color of Bone - A Collection of Horror Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,190. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Listen carefully..to the sigh of the wind at your window, to the sound of an unexpected cry in the night, to the scratch of nails at your doorway. Under a rind of moon, see the shadowed face watching your window as both of your gazes meet. A darkly compelling collection.
Last Year, When We Were Young
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
Last Year, When We Were Young brings together 16 tales that defy conventions of genre and style, every one with an edge sharper than a razor and darker than a night on Neptune. From the darkly hilarious "All the Clowns in Clowntown" to the heart-breaking and disturbing title story, this debut collection from multi-award nominated author and illustrator Andrew J McKiernan pulls no punches.
Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated
Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,220. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Anna Karenina" and "War and Peace" branded Tolstoy as one of the greatest writers in modern history. Few, however, have read his wonderful short stories. Now, in one collection, are the 20 greatest short stories of Leo Tolstoy, which give a snapshot of Russia and its people in the late nineteenth century. A fine introduction is given by Andrew Barger. Annotations are also included.
Lovers & Fighters, Starships & Dragons
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,130. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Century-spanning life spans. Biohacking. Personality modification technology. Tom Purdom began his writing career over fifty years ago, and for the last twenty, he's been roving space and time with an acclaimed string of stories in Asimov's Science Fiction magazine. Settle back with twelve of his best portraits of all-too-human characters coping with the challenges of the future.
Sex and Violence in Zero-G: The Complete "Near Space" Stories, Expanded Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 211,870. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
All the stories of Allen Steele's award-winning "Near Space" series—now in an expanded and revised second edition! Includes the Hugo Award-winning novella "The Death of Captain Future" and the Hugo Award-winning novelette "The Emperor of Mars."
Roosevelt's Gold and Rattlesnakes and 24 Other Short Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,630. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This book is a revision of and update for one of my previous novels entitled THE TREASURE OF CHAMA VALLEY. Secret loves, unrecognized prejudices, illogical fears, and crying needs are often hidden in human hearts and minds In each person, these feelings and emotions exist simultaneously with an untested potential for cowardice or heroism in the face of adversity.