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Where the Cloud Meets the Mountain and the Mountain Disappears
Price: Free! Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A free collection of contemporary and sf/fantasy short stories from author James Comins. In "The Soft Operative," a corporate saboteur kidnaps a genetically modified employee. In "Four Seasons of a Man," a Vietnam war vet's life is seen in four vignettes. In "Matt and Maggie," a punk couple live through a suicide attempt. Twenty stories and poems and poem-story-things.
Short and Long Stories.
You set the price! Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The book consists of four stories with a universal appeal.Each showcases a slice of Indian life. 'A Soul's Bus Journey' and 'Give This Moment a Chance' deal with self-discovery. 'Family Ties' and 'Gun and Girls' explore discovery of events.
Stories for a change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Stories for a change by Dr J. Mark Dangerfield come from the real world, they tell us about where we are and where we are going, and what it is like to be looking at nature with clouded eyes.
Time Lapse - 20th Century Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,610. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by Artemis Publishers Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is an unusual & unique book of short stories, which gives an individual insight into life in the North of England during the last century. There is something to interest everyone; stories about ballroom dancing, needlework, hairdressing & farming in the old fashioned ways. Reminiscences from an octogenarian vie with the experiences suffered by the young who strive to overcome life's hurdles.
Unrequited Love and Other Tales of Romance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Unrequited Love and Other Tales of Romance, by Richard H. Williams, sweeps across several literary genres. This anthology contains eleven stories.
Brooklyn Bites: Meatball Sandwich & Cream Crumb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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The third and fourth stories in the Brooklyn Bites series, Meatball Sandwich and Cream Crumb explore the possibility of hope after the disappointment of rejection. In Meatball Sandwich, two antagonistic strangers figure out a way to connect over delicious meatball sandwiches. In Cream Crumb, Josh sets out to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge, but stops in for a life-changing donut along the way.
Monstrous Magic: An Anthology of Science Fantasy
Series: Retsnom monsteR. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Collecting a dozen tales of the strange and fantastic, Monstrous Magic: An Anthology of Science Fantasy explores the realm under your bed: bogeys, trolls, dragons and haunted spacemen take on the world as we know it, and the world bites back.
Bouffon Stories 2011
Series: Bouffon Stories. Price: Free! Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Bouffon Stories 2011 is a collection of 28 short stories, all lovingly crafted to meet the standards of those who submitted writing prompts. The result is a strange but potent mixture of stories, ranging from funny and emotional to downright bizarre.
Jumble Sale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This blend of all previously-published stories crosses many genres: science fiction, crime, fantasy, horror, humor, magic realism, and mainstream. There are fractured fairy tales, cautionary parables, peeks into disturbed minds, and amusing little romps. Everything from people with problems to giant lobsters, demonic creatures, small-time gangsters, and perverted dwarves.
The Necklace of Harmony: A Short Story Collection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
One of the fun things about being a writer is responding to a challenge. This book is full of the results of such challenges...
Цоглавец /Български хумористични разкази/
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,520. Language: Bulgarian. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Сборник с избрани хумористични разкази от Любомир Николов. Книга за тези, които обичат смеха. Сборникът включва и разказа "Цоглавец" - удостоен с наградата "Чудомир" 2008. Съдържание: Кинетична кукла Отвличането на Фридрих Скрупули Сватба Йенс се застрахова Град с приповдигнати хора Линейка Afterparty Кучето Цоглавец Привидната солидност на гнева Змията Ласло Риболов на сьомга Фламингоядците
12 In a Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by Living Books USA. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
“12 IN A DAY” is an anthology of twelve compelling tales by author Graham Murray, especially compiled for short story aficionados.
Mandy You're Mean!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by Creativity Ink. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This story is about a very rude, stubborn, and mean girl named Mandy who always seems to get her way. She doesn't care whose feelings she hurts if they get in her way. She is about to learn a valuable lesson she'll never forget. The is the first of a book series written by Zonthea Jacobs who is nine years old. It is intended for readers of all ages.
Distant Machines
Price: $1.44 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three short stories that speculate about the distant machines that may or may not influence mankind's future.
Caveat Veritatem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Truth is a dangerous thing. A little of it goes a long way and it can come back to bite you. That’s why our society (and most societies I would imagine) encourage the polite, little lie. Thus my title for this anthology “Caveat Veritatem” or “Beware of the Truth”. Here are five stories that tell various truths, no matter the consequences for you or for the characters.
Sperm Donor 713: 52 Searches For One Identity - Story 2: Hannah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
52 children were conceived by an anonymous sperm donor known only as Donor 713. Spanning the globe, these children have never met their donor, but search to find their origins. Snapshots into the life of each child meld into a portrait of a man. The ultimate quest of nature versus nurture, some children feel his presence within them, and all wonder who this man could be. This is Story 2.
Adventures in Paratime: An Anthology
Series: Science Fiction Shorts, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Collecting more than a half dozen short stories of alternate reality, Adventures in Paratime: an Anthology of the Soon and Secret Future, Long Past includes one of the author's most popular stories, Only the Arquebus, by H. Beam Piper and features the never before seen weird tale of science at the breaking point, The Unmethoding.
If I Had My Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
If I Had My Way is a collection of ten short stories. Some are surprising and some are subtle. But each will leave you asking, what would you do if you had your way?
The Honey That Came From The Sea
Price: Free! Words: 90,260. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here is a selection of short stories, drawn from collections of prose by the author. Best known for her Scots writing, here her work in English is presented, with a smattering of Scots dialogue. The tales deal with the mysteries of life, religion, ageing, birth and sex . There is humour, mystery and intrigue, from Maharajahs to Shortbread, and always the often dark dynamics of human relationships.
Workshop Stories, Volume One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
What happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but we meet in Oregon. When authors gather and dare each other to write, story happens. Once, those stories served that purpose and faded away, but now you can read them too. This volume includes: Devil Dogs, The Hag's Handbook to the Tastiest Trick-or-Treaters, The Best First Date Ever, Hank the Happy Snowman, and For Sale: One Planet, Gently Used.