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Forgotten Tomorrows
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,900. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The first volume of short stories by the author of “Residuum” and “Biome”. From SF thrillers to dark fantasy, from a new creation myth to the disturbing instructions on how to use your new anti-abuse device – these are stories designed to amuse, horrify and anger you.
C.M. Simpson: Short Stories and Poems from 2013 - Remnants to Recent Years (1988-2012)
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Series: The Simpson Annals, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: Australian English. Published: June 21, 2014 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
This year’s anthology consists of all the short stories and poems that I created, or discovered in my files and rewrote in 2013, regardless of whether or not they were released. The tales are taken from completed anthologies, and anthologies to come, from my blog, and from my notebooks. Most are published, but some are yet to be released.
Musings - Thoughts & Reflections on Life, Love & Surviving Heartache (Chapbook of Poetry, Sonnets & Short Stories)
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: Australian English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The author shares a personal collection of poetry, sonnets & short stories with themes of love, life, heartache and survival together with images of the author’s original artwork selected to match the text. Angst mixed with uplifting & hopeful. 25% of each sale of this chapbook will be donated to assist AnimalsAsia continue their work in eradicating the hideous practice of Bear Bile Farming
Um Toque de ... (antologia)
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You set the price! Words: 12,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
O amor está presente em todo o tipo de gestos e acções. No cuidado com que se evita tocar um assunto sensível; Na forma como se fica a ver o outro dormir; Numa conversa à beira mar; Num post-it colorido; Num lugar vazio no restaurante; Numas mãos entrelaçadas ao som das ondas; Num jantar fracassado; Numa noite solitária; Numa negação. Mas nem sempre o amor resulta em felicidade ... (antologia)
Barbed Wire Hookers And Other Stories
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
BARBED WIRE HOOKERS AND OTHER STORIES is a collection of thirteen short stories that explore the struggles of those on the ragged edge of existence, whether the protagonist is a prostitute in the deserts of Nevada, a young American about to be sacrificed by the military industrial complex, or a corbina in the pounding surf of Todos Santos, Baja del Sur. Mysteries of life mingled with humor.
Chosen Mates (Beasts of the Bay Bundle)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Selkie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
The San Francisco Bay Area has a long history of hosting a diverse paranormal population. Yet amidst power struggles and supernatural threats, love still finds a way. This collection brings together three intertwined stories of modern women and the powerful shifter men who love them.
How About ... Variety Smack?
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Series: Let Me Clear My Throat - Short Stories, One at a Time, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Harold and Steeven want to build a web comic together ... if only Steeven can stop thinking of bacon, and Harold can stop from killing Steeven. The fourth in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday's Gold.
Wrong Turn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Nancy Emerson is back in Craggs Station. She's not a prodigal daughter after being responsible for the death of the town's favorite son, but she needs closure and Craggs Station is the only place she'll find it. When she discovers a plate of oatmeal-raisin cookies on her doorstep, her life changes as she finally finds someone who believes her story.
A Death of Convenience and Other Short Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
S. M. Senden offers an eclectic collection of short stories taking the reader on a journey through the haunted terrors of working a graveyard shift, to a customer service center where the bonds of friendship reach as deadly climax, of two women who find what they believe is their perfect man, one brings joy, the other a deadly secret.
Pregnant with Ideas
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
These tales by Eric Stringer range from the merely odd to the fantastic, from the tragic to the magical. This collection provides a very satisfying, if extremely unusual, reading experience. The reader will remember these stories.
The Bus
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Series: Let Me Clear My Throat - Short Stories, One at a Time, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Zane's paranoia has been growing, and now he has a gun. The third in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday's Gold.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 23
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 23” Michael, a teacher, is fascinated by the reason a female student from Northern India has come to New Zealand where she enjoyed living in a small rural city. This short story sets out the brutal challenges facing women from India where traditional rural practices still dominate, giving men undue power over females.
The War Within
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is the first short story of the collection that I'll be publishing shortly. The story is based on the emotions and mental turmoil of a young man.
Ride Along
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Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
After getting beaten by his girlfriend’s brother, thirteen year old Tudu joins the gym to build muscles and take revenge. He believes his determination can make up for his small size. 'Ride Along' contains three stories that say how men at times bite off more than they can chew.
Midnight Kiss: Three Romantic New Year’s Eve Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
New Year’s Eve is a time for new beginnings, but also for reflecting on the past year; what we’ve achieved, what we’ve lost… who we’ve loved – or wanted to love. Midnight Kiss is a collection of three romantic short stories that capture the essence of New Year’s Eve, the bittersweet expectation of something new mixed with the fond remembrance of something old.
French Fries and Flamethrowers: Nine More Disturbing Short Stories about the Darker Side of Human Nature. Vol. 3
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,920. Language: British English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In an old apartment building, a group of people go about their night like any other. However, tonight is different, tonight all their lives intertwines. A night, when against all the odds, a series of events unfolds, culminating in a bloodbath. It's a story of love, madness, sexual perversity, stalking, murder, greed, abuse, voyaging, and betrayal – it's a complete massacre.
Festival of the Saint (The Thrillseekers: Cadets of Gauntlet #2)
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Series: The Thrillseekers: Cadets of Gauntlet. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This is a short story of approximately 15,000 words. Nerris, Dist and Jhareth have gotten themselves in a fix this time. Just a month after starting at the fighting school Gauntlet, they're sent to muck out Lord Feigh's stables as a punishment. They picked the wrong day to get in trouble.
Three Simple Ways to Wipe Out Mankind
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,380. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Not all stories have happy endings... Not all endings are new beginnings...
The Loner Stands Tall
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Price: Free! Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three short stories that focus on the importance of living for yourself. Kunal refuses to give his crops for charity to the neighboring drought hit village. But the government forces him otherwise. 'Indignated Robbery' shows how Kunal fights against the society to get his crops back. Other stories revolve around placing yourself above others.
The Tyrant of Thorn
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The famous rebel Ilya, after years of traveling the desecrated realm of Thorn and telling tales of hope and rebellion, has been caught. The tyrant of Thorn corners her, forcing her to his castle to meet her death. But soon it becomes apparent that the tyrant has his own secret motivations...The Tyrant of Thorn is a collection of over a dozen stories and poems woven into a larger narrative.