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Eight Minutes Before the End of the World: Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Diamond Print Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
It's never a good thing when an alien utters that fateful exclamation, "Oops!" A humorous tale of the end of things. And strawberries. Bonus short story included: The Emergence, a story of a sentient ship who will do anything to protect her beloved captain. Even if it means working with an alien threat.
Short Stories of an Untreated Mind
Price: Free! Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Containing four short stories, each one exploring its own themes and darkness.
Play Cafe
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Jessica is only just one year old and already she has to negotiate the politics of the playground.
La Cuarta Sombra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: Spanish. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Inspirational
Una antología de cuentos que algunos podrían considerar de 'hiperrealismo mágico'. De acuerdo a la prologuista, el autor "recorre una senda de revelaciones fantasiosas y realidades vividas en el imaginario de su muy personal literatura. Irving Guerrero nos invita a afinar y alertar nuestros sentidos para disfrutar de su irónica inteligencia a través de sus personajes sui generis."
A collection of Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mashups
Inside you will find a collection of short stories I have written for one reason or another.
Chroniques Terriennes (Volume I)
Price: $3.47 USD. Words: 61,910. Language: French. Published: April 23, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Urban
Ce livre met en scène une série de petites histoires de plusieurs genres : horreur, fantastique, polar… et surtout parle de tragédies quotidiennes, des monstres humains qui rôdent dans notre société. C’est une virée réaliste dans la société, mêlée à une science fiction proche de Métal Hurlant. Bref, il y en a pour tous les goûts en somme. Sauf qu’ci, pas de happy end !
Bittersweet
Price: Free! Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Bittersweet is a mixture of thoughts and words to bring some new stories to your heart. The challenging plots and characters will lead you unto some fresh ideas that will enhance your joy of reading. The collection of stories will entertain you with second guessing and make you wonder. Life can be bitter or sweet and our trying times can sometimes push us further than we want to go.
In That Quiet Earth
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"In That Quiet Earth" is the second short story collection from Alex C. Telander, who has been described as a "talented writer." It features ten original short stories covering a number of genres from regular fiction, to science fiction, to thriller, to fantasy, to something else entirely. You won't be disappointed.
Footprints
Price: Free! Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four short stories that explore the hidden territory within apparently ordinary lives. They look at the events that shape those lives, and the triggers for seemingly random actions.
Bad Romance: 7 Deadly Sins Anthology
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A pop culture inspired short story collection which links star-crossed lovers to each of the seven deadly sins. * * * Genre: Fiction (pop culture / contemporary / dark humor) 90,000 words * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.
A Shade Too Young
Price: Free! Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of short stories for the ghost crowd. It doesn't matter how old you are, who you are, whether you're ready or not. Life, death, regret, love - they all hurt and they just come as fast and terrifying as a spider. These youngsters are finding ways to deal with their lots. Because there's no other option.
A Blood of Killers
Series: The Resurrection Cycle, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 171,050. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Prolific horror author Houarner (The Oz Suite ) assembles a disturbing collection of 13 reprints and 12 originals.
The Angels of Life and Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,320. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From cyberpunk visions of post-human futures to traditional tales of alien encounter and time travel, what connects these tales are Brown's storytelling ability and his concern for the human element... eleven science fiction stories from two times winner of the BSFA short story award. "SF infused with a cosmopolitan and literary sensibility" - Paul McAuley
Snake Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,110. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An isolated, drought-choked village. A starving community. When something big, red and inhuman crash-lands in a cabbage field, the villagers are divided: is this a scrumptious dragon for the barbecue or a toxic demon to be destroyed? Robert Johnson dreams of spiders, thousands of them. When he wakes, the true nightmare begins: a tube has been attached to his head – to everyone’s.
Inexplicable
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by Living Books USA. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A collection of 12 compelling short stories of the supernatural, the paranormal and the plain inexplicable. [35,000 words] [BrE]
We Were Children
Price: Free! Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories with sharp edges and dark corners, 'We Were Children' is an experiment in genre and style from author Matthew Morgan. These tales range from a cemetery in Paris to an inner-city flat that won't let its tenant go, from a man with no memory of himself to a couple's complicated relationship with time.
Salt and Pepper Short Stories and Poems
Price: Free! Words: 45,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short Stories and poems. Humor ,young adult, ghost, romance, and thriller, these range across various genres. Salt 'n Pepper provides tasty reading snacks when there is no time for a full meal.
Along the Rim of Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In twelve stories originally published in magazines and anthologies, characters find themselves skirting the often uncertain boundary between this world and others, by choice, by chance, or by coercion.
Since the Sky Blew Off - The Essential G. Wayne Miller Fiction - Vol. 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,830. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Dark explorations of alienation, madness, the afterlife and post-apocalyptic existence in this first volume of the collected short stories of G. Wayne Miller. Best-known for his critically acclaimed non-fiction books (King of Hearts, Toy Wars, etc.) and documentary films (Behind the Hedgerow, etc.), Miller confirms his passion for fiction in these ten provocative tales.
Call Of The Meadowlark
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Call Of The Meadowlark is a compilation of short stories. Come enjoy thrillers, humor, satire, outdoor adventure, a touch of horror, and a flavor of poetry. The imagination is a window to the world. The question is which.