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Stirring Winds
Series: The Natura Anthologies, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
‘Stirring Winds’ is an Asian Literature Anthology, centering on the theme of life changes and significant moments. It contains six stories: five set in Japan and one in China, ranging in length from 900 – 3000 words.
The Man Who Sued the Governor, and other tales of Northern New Mexico
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In a uniquely New Mexican voice influenced by Tony Hillerman and Mary Austin, Jim Curry's 'The Man Who Sued the Governor' mixes factual events and fictional material in a collection of short stories that bridge the Old West to the New.
The Missing Postman and Other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,330. Language: British English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(5.00 from 1 review)
A book of quirky short stories about life in modern Ireland - mostly from those who have left its shores and who are no longer sure where 'home' is.
An Anthology of Worlds
Series: The Simpson Anthologies, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: American English. Published: September 16, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
An Anthology of Worlds is the fourth book in the Simpson Anthology series. It contains stories of a pirate hunt among the stars, a simple gold coin that acts as a gate to other worlds, a teenager haunted by an elven prince, the truth about banshees in space, and how someone from two cultures can find their place in a different world.
Becoming Animal Sixteen Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,180. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sixteen stories, sixteen unique characters. Cat, a Buddhist pacifist, is scratched by a baby cougar, unleashing her animal instinct. Will she sacrifice her pacifist's beliefs for killer revenge? Granny gathers her friends for a festive exorcism of the demon bird that flies right through her living room wall, or is it simply a bat? Fiction that makes you think, fiction that makes you smile.
Beyond the Limits
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » General
Beyond the Limits is a collection of 100 word “Drabbles” that I have written over the past year. They were inspired by a writing contest that I participated in and found quite challenging.
Harley Hogues Mountain
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Harley Hogue grows up in the backwoods of Kentucky, unable to read, his simple faith carries him through. Simple faith for some people is hard to come by, but not for Harley who has nothing but faith going for him. The story is, to the best of my knowledge, based on a true story, but that is where facts end. I take privileges with the premises of the story to build fiction.
The Nightmare Chronicles
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,720. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Bram Stoker Award-winning and International Horror Guild Award-winning short story collection -- 13 tales of disturbing horror and twisted psychological suspense fill The Nightmare Chronicles by Douglas Clegg. These short stories from a master storyteller of horror "can chill the spine so effectively that the reader should keep paramedics on standby, " says author Dean Koontz.
Bye Bye, Miss American Pie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this hilarious novella, an attractive female senator running for president gets caught with her illegal — but totally hot! — pool boy, she is forced to go on television to apologize to the nation. But she has other ideas, and when she tells America, “I got mine, now get yours! You know you want it!” she inadvertently kindles a new sexual revolution and launches the wildest campaign in history.
Misconstrued!
Price: $1.53 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Alone in her house at night, a woman sees her back door latch start to move. Who or what is out there? Another has found evidence of a tragedy. What really happened? A chance visit while on holiday in France sets in motion a chain of events which will affect three generations of one family. In every one of the first eight short stories reality is not what it appears to be on the surface.
Out by the Trees
Price: Free! Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mashups
Short Dark Fiction - eleven short stories, from one to thirty pages each, that take the reader well out of the comfort zone.
Whispers in the Shadow, A Collection Vol IV-VI
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,760. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Whispers in the Shadows: A Collection, Vol IV-VI, gathers together the Whispers in the Shadows ebooks IV-VI in a collection that includes 60 short stories.
Alien In The Car
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
ALIEN IN THE CAR IS A FREE SHORT STORY From Best Selling Author, Pete Howells An ordinary early evening drink with his wife turns inexplicably strange. The couple are eventually able to laugh it off; then things begin to take a rather sinister turn.
A Class Act
Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A CLASS ACT IS A FREE SHORT STORY From Best Selling Author, Pete Howells A group of ‘behaviourally disturbed’ teenagers are about to begin “The Trial” as part of their GCSE Speaking and Listening assessment. Despite never having read Romeo and Juliet, Liverpool Jack is determined to give his A* performance as Lawrence Friar…
A Father's Gift: Stories From Our Past
Series: A Father's Gift: Stories From Our Past, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of sixteen short stories that have been passed down from my father and mother. Some are true accounts about the history of my family, while others are strange, even frightening, and a few that will make you laugh. Enjoy! Update: New Low price and Volume Two will be released Fall 2013.
Sozzel the Jongleur 3 Strange Reflections
Series: Sozzel The Jongleur 3 Strange Reflections. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,930. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
The Jongleur walked through the ale house door once again into the dim and din. Here the Storyteller was acknowledged and urged on and on. He felt anxious but well prepared to offer some strange reflections, stories and poetry to puzzle, shock, and entertain.He climbed upon the stage and yelled out 'Sozzel the Jongleur'. Strange tales, poetry, and a play. PG_14 Adult themes.
War Memorial: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story of the Civil War, approximately 6,500 words long—the story of a young girl’s experiences in the days surrounding the fateful battle of Gettysburg, which force her to examine her own heart and show her the face of war in a way she could not have understood before.
Life is Good
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,300. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Trapped children. Trapped seniors. Trapped dolls. Lost parents, lost pasts, lost futures. A nightmare, a fairy tale, a final visit. Life is Good is the first short story collection by Montreal author John B. Dutton.
Necessary Evil: A Collection of Horror Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Necessary Evil contains the terrifying "Oded the Merciless" (previously published in audio format at Pseudopod) and more horror stories including "To Feed the Hungry," "Nature Boy," "Cold Comfort," "Red Tide," and "Necessary Evil." -- "Spine-tingling stories and spooky characters await anyone about to read Necessary Evil." -- Night Owl Reviews TOP PICK
Whispers in the Shadows Vol IV
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Whispers in the Shadows returns with a fifth instalment of 20 short stories. Including: Simple Confession: She’ll confess, that’s what she’ll do, that’s what you’re supposed to do right? Tell God and he’ll forgive you? Unfortunately for her, it isn’t that easy.