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Jump to Conclusion
By Dan Schwartz
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A traffic incident is causing a traffic backup on a Rhode Island Bridge. One down on her luck woman thinks she has deduced the reason, as does a man stricken with road rage, but the truth may be sometihng all together different. More at www.banocanut.com
Tending the Fire
By Erin L. Snyder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,160. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
I wrote the ten short stories in "Tending the Fire" to celebrate the history of fantasy and all its glorious trappings by exploring them in a new light. You’ll find existential stories about gnomes and assassins, cultural clashes between magical empires and lost villages, comic adventures and dark fables, stories that touch on the nature of dragons, dreams, and story itself.
Knots
By Margarete Schulz
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jude is just your normal high school girl - she's got friends and a little brother who'll soon start in school, himself; she worries about looking good, getting good grades, and staying fit - until something happens that turns her world upside-down. (Included in the young adult anthology, Shortly.)
The Black Ospreys
By Michelle West
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Black Ospreys were a war-time unit, created in the heart of the Dominion of Annagar at the behest of one of the Empire’s three Commanders. They did what the rest of the army couldn’t—or wouldn’t—do and their colors became the only ones feared by the Southerners. Framed by the events of the final battle in The Sun Sword, this is the story of the formation of the Black Ospreys.
Miss Otis regrets. And other short stories
By Dieter Moitzi
You set the price! Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of contemporary short stories by Dieter Moitzi. Including "Miss Otis regrets (she's unable to lunch today)", a free interpretation of the famous Cole Porter-song. The story is set in the 19th century on a Carribean island and tells the most important moment in Miss Otis' life: the moment when she finally faces her existence and meets her destiny…
Tales from the Digital Sea (Volume One)
By Thomas Carpenter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,460. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Best selling author Thomas K. Carpenter has written dozens of stories set in the Digital Sea universe. In this collection are four stories.
Four Stories About The Singularity
By Andrew Hickey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of four short-short, mostly humorous, stories about the Singularity, from four very different points of view.
Tank Farm Dynamo
By David Brin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Can a sci fi story alter the course of something ponderous, like the space program? Perhaps. "Tank Farm Dynamo" sure tried! What if we found the nerve, the spirit and daring to use every resource - including those that NASA simply threw away? An unabashedly old-fashioned hard SF story with science and technology as central, problem-solving players... plus a real twist.
Ooter's Place and Other Stories of Fear, Faith, and Love
By Karl El-Koura
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,630. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
13 Short Tales by Karl El-Koura
Visiones del Abismo
By Ramón Ramos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,520. Language: Spanish. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
¿Qué ocurriría si un día descubrieses que el mundo que conoces es una ilusión, una mentira? ¿Y si tu mayor sueño se hiciera realidad para convertirse en tu peor pesadilla? ¿Cómo reaccionarías si presenciaras el fin del mundo? La respuesta a estas pregunta y muchas otras, las encontrarás en esta antología con los mejores relatos de Ramón Ramos.
In my dream
By Julia Averbeck
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
In my dream is a collection of five very short but also very different short stories which I have written over the last couple of years.
Futile Efforts
By Tom Piccirilli
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,990. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"In this disturbing, often grotesque and ultimately mesmerizing collection, Piccirilli (The Cold Spot) reprints 17 stories and 45 poems. Although the star-studded introductions are a nice bonus, Piccirilli's stories are the selling point, and all are standouts..." Publisher's Weekly
Lorton's Quick Reads - Volume I
By William F. Lorton, Sr.
Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of very short stories. Each one is intended to be read in a single sitting, with the goal of being entertaining, with the occasional deep thought tossed in. Most of the time, humor reigns. The stories are so short and enticing, that they are great, fun, quick reads and page-turners.
Something and Other Stories
By Ted Stetson
Series: Something · Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Nine stories of romance and lost love including: Something, Softly, Summer Wind, Something Blue and Sexy Sadie.
Just Passing Through
By James Morgan Ayres
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is a collection of writings: journeys, places, lovers and friends; a magic knife, a motorcycle journey across France, a friendly werewolf, an exile and quiet hero, a bear hunting Crow Indian etre bien dans sa peau, and a meditation on beauty and death.
Huntbrother
By Michelle West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An old story: Girl who must marry for duty falls in love with boy who cannot fulfill that duty. The boy goes away to war, and war takes him; he never returns. But this story is slightly different. The boy was given leave to return, in the casement of his god’s flesh, and the girl, leave to spend one night with him. The night was glorious. The morning was terrible. And after? This story.
Still Life Paintings
By Karen Fowler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011 by QuirkyGurl Media. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
0.25 star(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Still Life Paintings is a collection of three short stories, thematically linked by painting. This collection is 10,000 words in length and contains bonus material in the form of an an essay excerpt from the book Reflections on Motherhood as well.
Notes From The Hermit
By Louis M. Serra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,890. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Since this book was originally created, and published, I have had many requests to write another book of short stories. I have decided to expand Notes From The Hermit, rather than create a new book. In this manner, the reader can enjoy the stories from the previous book, plus the addition of the newer ones. One other addition to the book is that it is now in five sections. Light
Eleven
By Lauren Ciccarelli
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Don’t think you have time to read anymore? Think again. Eleven is a flash fiction collection of twenty short stories all written in eleven sentences or less. Perfect for light and avid readers of short fiction. Longest story: 296 words. Shortest story: 121 words.
Sibling Rivalry and Other Short Stories
By Ann Summerville
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories by Ann Summerville Sibling Rivalry - The air hung like a blanket — stifling, humid, constricting. No different from that day the fire started. London was trapped in a war and heat wave it was unprepared for. Heat and fear gripped my family and tempers flared.