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Tales of the Bright, the Dark & the Bizzare
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,760. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Tales of the Bright the Dark and the Bizarre is a compilation of short stories with an Irish backdrop. The title could be taken as self-explanatory as the various stories touch all aspects of human emotion. Peopled by fascinating characters the book has a strong vein of dark humour throughout. Contemporary Ireland and superstitious Ireland of the early fifties vividly brought to life.
In Irland Ist Der Himmel Näher
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: German. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Heitere Geschichten von der grünen Insel Irland . Von den Menschen die dort leben und deren Verhalten. Geschrieben von jemanden, dem dies am Anfang fremd war und somit alles aus einer anderen Perspektive sah.
When Time Was
Price: Free! Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
When Time Was brings memories of when time was simple, exciting and fun; a time when a day was a day long. But as we grow older, time does change. Life molds and shapes us from those times when time was. This is a collection of enjoyable stories to read. A time when times have changed and we wanted them to stay the same.
The 2012 Collected Works of Joseph Shaw
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Joseph Shaw's clever and often poignant insights into human society in 2012 are collected together as they are written in this constantly updated anthology.
The Second Derivative of Irony
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,820. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Eighteen stories about people in prisons of their own devise—childhood awakenings; coming-of-age quandaries; ironical comeuppances; criminal excesses; personal compulsions. "The Second Derivative of Irony" is a compendium of the author's "Three Stories about..." series with six additional stories to boot
A Darker Shade of Bright
Price: Free! Words: 121,850. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Stories within a story of one man's immortality, glory, fall, and return to grace: and finally, to Joy everlasting. A middle-aged cop on enforced leave kidnaps his analyst and compels him to listen to his stories of former lives. The cop is convinced that his memories are real and not mere dreams or imagination. "PTSD", is the analyst's diagnosis. The outcome is undiscovered country...
As It Was Told
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,090. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Have you ever wondered what happened to ... Goldilocks, Snow White, Santa’s reindeer, or wondered why Cinderella’s sisters never get to tell their side of the story? Why was Scrooge the way he was? In this collection of short stories, you get the answers to all these questions.
Hodgepodge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,520. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A mixed theme anthology with five short stories and two novella-sized stories. Characters range from regular humans to synthetic cyborgs. Settings range from fantasy to crime fiction. There's something for everyone in this multi-themed anthology called Hodgepodged because of its mixed nature. WARNING: Does contain swearing.
Sozzel The Jongleur 2
Series: Sozzel The Jongleur 3 Strange Reflections. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Jongleur walked through the ale house door into the dim and din. He had played and recited here just last week and was well received. He felt well prepared to offer some peculiar tellings, stories and poetry to puzzle, shock, and entertain.He climbed upon the stage and yelled out 'Sozzel the Jongleur.' Weird and strange stories and poems by Ken Lehnig PG-14
Our Time Together
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
While sitting at his father's deathbed, a man reminisces about a hunting trip that he had taken with his dad, and hero, many years before. It is then he comes to understand just how meaningful that hunting trip really was. Our Time Together is also a part of the mainstream collection Under the Willow Tree and Other Stories.
Collection of Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Stories of human interest--clean, fun, surprising The Chauffer, Every Man’s Dream, War!, Love is Blind, If Looks Could Kill, The Experiment, The Reluctant Millionaire, Prang at the Roundabout, For Children: Leanne is Jealous, Terri Hates Dishes, When Shari Didn’t Come Home
The Manger and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Christian » General
Join me on an imaginative journey through the life of Christ viewed from the 'point of view' of different things, starting with, of course, the manger itself. Journey to Jerusalem with the rein of a donkey. Or imagine you were a pebble carried into Jerusalem with the triumphal entry of the Christ at the start of that momentous week. These and other beautifully written stories are to be found here.
Shadow Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Shirley Damsgaard, author of the Agatha Award nominated WITCH WAY TO MURDER and the popular Ophelia and Abby Mystery Series, presents seven tales of the mysterious and unexplained in her first short story collection. As an added bonus, included in this collection is the short story that began The Ophelia and Abby Mystery Series, The Gift.
Beyond Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,180. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A short story collection of new adult mainstream short stories, centered around travel and transitions. Two sisters visit The Grand Canyon after their dad dies; a young man takes an impulsive trip to Hawaii with a runaway bride; and a young woman remembers a trip with an ex while deciding whether to move across the state with her current boyfriend.
ACME Washing Machines and 7 Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this collection of 8 funny stories you can find a mighty superheroine who can't live without custard cookies; a professor who found his sense of life in number 42; a mobile phone that can connect directly to the man's belt and many other unique people. "Star Trek" fans and baseball players will love this collection, too. These stories will certainly help you to have a good time.
Transport me to Fantasyland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This book is an anthology of several humorous, yet pointed short stories. It is a good read for those who need a diversion.
The Archive of Lost Dreams and other paranormal tales
Price: Free! Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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Four short paranormal tales. The Archive of Lost Dreams: a little girl discovers the importance of dreams and wishes. Roses Are Red: Loren meets her guardian angel who is struggling with jealousy issues. Don’t Even Peep: Eight year old Susan investigates the secrets in her Victorian home. Round, Round The Fairy Ring: Seven year old Abigail’s new baby sister is replaced with a fairy changeling.
A Book of Shorts
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A selection of short stories written during my creative writing courses with The Open University.
My Mother Died in the Phoenix Fire
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,480. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
You won’t want to put down this collection of twenty-two tales of survival and hope. Ten of them are published here for the first time. “Jane Elsdon’s stories will break your heart—and bind it up again.” "Prepare to have your heart, mind, and soul touched.”
Adventures by Leaf Light and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Eighteen beautiful, insightful, moral, magical stories for children with Imagination -- and their parents. Many have never been published before, and will be a treat for all fans of Moyra Caldecott.