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Abbreviated Magic by Wayne Benham
Price: Free! Words: 11,070. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Two short stories of black magic, dark humor, and wicked twists. "Which Doctor"- what happens when divorce simply won't do. A couple plays a cat & mouse game to see who can survive their marriage. The perfect murder? Or the perfect trap? "Deja Voodoo"- Charles has a problem. He keeps waking up on the wrong side of bed. Somewhere in Africa. And it just might be the death of him.
Moruga Tales by June Khan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The 1930s has just turned the corner into the 1940s. The place is the village of Grand Chemin in the district of Moruga, a seaside village on the south coast of Trinidad. The place is at the back doorsteps of the Author's childhood home. She grew up hearing the stories of the strange and supernatural creatures that haunted the area. Moruga Tales re-captures the oral tradition of story-telling.
Leve non, Lespri & Other Stories by Bob R Bogle
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 26,020. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Anthology of short fiction for adult readers. Includes the stories The Last Illumination of Patrick Drurey, Look Within, A Pokey Car Named Ford, Quod Superius est Sicut Quod Inferius, By the Edge of the Warm Green Sea, Dust Rain Down Lightly, Harvesting the Dead, The Boy Who Got Everything He Ever Wanted, Universal Harmonic Oscillator, Shoot the Moon, and Leve non, Lespri.
Pretty Little Dead Things & Other Stories by Bob R Bogle
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 27,730. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Anthology of short fiction for adult readers. Includes the stories Old Jawbone, The Remediator, Bone-Diggers, Feedback, In the Smoky Mountains, The Pool, A Host of Heaven, The Detention Cell, Moving On, Veterans Day, Colfox Murdered Gloucester in Calais (Remember Radcot Bridge), and Pretty Little Dead Things.
Cautious Man by Oliver Frances
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012 by firstname.lastname@example.org. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Elegábalo was a cautious man. He walked looking over his shoulder and never let his cautiousness slip away until he got what he always wished. Though Elegábalo was cautious man, he never thought of the unexpected, and this changed dramatically his fate and then fortune.
Очи на сляп, език на болен by Lyubomir Nikolov
Series: Български разкази, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,270. Language: Bulgarian. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Сборник разкази, номиниран за наградата Хеликон 2012. Учудването и смехът в тази книга извират отвсякъде. Светът зад страниците не е тоя, който познавате. Вътре е паноптикум от хора, отказали да изгладят живота си, като сляпа ютия в ръцете на Съдбата.
The Neighborhood of My Mind by Philip Fraterrigo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Twelve short stories that tell of a boy fishing for the first time, the undying love of an elderly couple, a misunderstood email, how a card game influences a person's life, a coming of age story, getting even with a bully, a unique sales approach, granting ones last wish, don't ever steal from a troll, a scary experience, a murder mystery and a robbery.
DARK: A Creepy Collection by Michael D. Britton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Get ready to get spooked with this creepy collection of half a dozen short tales that will send a chill up your spine! From deathly visitations to a slimy predator, from billions of phantasms to a solitary disembodiment, from the blind who can see the dead to a zombie invasion — DARK has it all. Includes Turn the Page, Checkmate, The Darkness, Pod N, A Sense of Souls, and Surge.
Kotipaikkani on rakkaus by Markus Ahonen
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: Finnish. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Kotipaikkani on rakkaus sisältää 20 miesnäkökulmasta kerrottua novellia rakkaudesta naisiin (ei romanssi-genreä). Melankoliset ja haikeat novellit vievät miesten päänsisäisiin tunteisiin eri puolille maailmaa Suomesta Irlantiin, Iso-Britanniaan, Yhdysvaltoihin, Italiaan, Euroopan halki kulkevalle automatkalle. Ihmissuhteiden aiheuttamiin moninaisiin tunteisiin, niin kuin ne elämässä näyttäytyvät.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume Three) by Barnaby Wilde
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten more coffee break sized stories. A miscellany ideal for reading in the bath, on the train, in bed or on the beach. A hint of sci fi in Cube Roots; gentle humour from the world of the Vertigo Research Labs in Jocelyn and an old man's search for his roots in Visiting Worseley. What if dragons were very small? Why is Jack running, jumping, never standing still? Answers to this and more inside.
An Aspie Tells Tales by Bob Kite
Series: Aspie Tales, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of unique Science Fiction, Fantasy, Supernatural and Surrealistic short stories. The author happens to have Asperger's and D.I.D. (multiple personalities), and the motivation for writing, beyond entertainment, is to encourage anyone with barriers in their life that they can find a way to their dreams.
Running in the Dark by Nicole Singer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Running in the Dark is a collection of two short stories. The title story is a gripping escape tale. When the footsteps behind get closer and closer, there’s only one thing left to do…keep running. The second piece, Being Batman, follows a young boy in the foster system who wonders if even superheroes are strong enough to renew his belief in love and family.
Il piede di Dio non lascia impronte sulla sabbia by Michele Zuccante
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: Italian. Published: October 25, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In questa raccolta di racconti il lettore viene preso per mano e portato in un viaggio che lo porterà verso una riconciliazione con la speranza e la fiducia nella vita. Per giungere a questo traguardo, però, egli dovrà fare i conti con il nichilismo e la disillusione, elementi che costituiscono il punto di partenza di questo particolare viaggio tra le pieghe dell’animo umano.
The Rock Star in the Mirror (or, How David Bowie Ruined My Life) by Sharon E. Cathcart
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.13 from 8 reviews)
Joe is a small-town Oregon guy. He's madly in love with Lynnie ... who has a huge crush on David Bowie. Joe will do almost anything to get Lynnie's attention, but there are always consequences.
Accidental Love by Cara Marsi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This short story of 6,744 words is also included in the novella, Loving Or Nothing. Carly Madison’s luck couldn’t get any worse. A cheating ex, a dumped plate of pasta, a car accident. Through with men, she rejects the advances of sexy James Cresci. Can he change Carly’s luck and teach her to trust and love again?
'Blokes Muddling Through' by P.D.R. Lindsay
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Did Fred really see Romans? Who took the garden gnome? Do the French have any redeeming features? How far will you go to save your land? When you're not good with words how do you find ways to talk? Find the answers in these stories and be entertained by how these six men cope with their worlds.