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The Edenglen 100
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories told by residents of the eponymous rest home as they entertain themselves before they, too, shuffle off this mortal coil. In a thoroughly engaging style Geoffrey Tate examines the foibles that affect us all – fear at what goes ‘bump in the night’, what to choose for a Christmas gift, marrying for gain, romance as a youth in Italy …
"...Told by an Idiot..."
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 55,310. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: March 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of twelve short stories with an undertone of humor and satire; moral and emotional philosophy;instances of typical traditional and cultural beliefs are the attractions.
Stories from the Side of a Dirt Road
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Price: $6.29 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This book is a collection of 21 stories. Some will thrill you with excitement, several will boost your faith in humanity, and a few may either be controversial or bring you to tears with laughter. This collection contains Sour Pickles, Anvils, and Union Suits; Dead Fall; A Kawasaki Morning; and Moonshadows: 12 nostalgic snapshots of life.
Entropy's Children
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,480. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Tharsis Highlands. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twelve tales of short science fiction meant to challenge your mind. From a brave soul at the end of one universe to a brave soldier a thousand centuries beyond the end of our own history, these tales stretch your intellect. If you remain humble, you might see something entirely new. Entropy's Children will leave you with a new appreciation for the universe in which we live
It Never Rains in Paddafontein
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,550. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Let me introduce you to the residents of Paddafontein (Frog Fountain in English) a remote village in the semi-desert Karoo district of Southern Africa. The people could be described as: rustic, charming, old-fashioned, conservative and at times more than a little strange. Most of the stories are humorous, a few are serious and all have a strong ethnic flavour. Please enjoy!
All Too Surreal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Look at your reflection. The mirror is broken, the cracks spreading. Wider … deeper. Look between the cracks, and what do you see? Glimpses of dark, shadowy, twisted things that could only exist on the other side of a mirror. Eighteen stories. Eighteen cracks. The sound of shattering glass.
The Boarder and Others
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Two years ago, Ben & Liz Smith’s only son, Pete, was killed in Afghanistan by a roadside bomb. Shortly thereafter, the Smiths learn that Pete had befriended another young soldier at the base, who was with him when he died. Now that same soldier, Todd Stark, has chosen to finish up his college education at the University of Memphis, and the Smiths decide to take him in as their boarder.
Reflections: Seasons 2015
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Zimbell House Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Reflections: Seasons 2015 This anthology celebrates the seasons of our lives, featuring a collection of poems and short stories from some of our new authors.
Peculiar Situations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four short stories take the reader on preposterous journeys from the sands of Egypt to a small Southern town, deep into a mine in the Wild West and down a river of immortality in Africa.
Wanderlust Creek and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Six short stories exploring the joys, heartaches and laughter of life against the backdrop of the Old West. A gunfighter refuses to explain why he backed out of a fight; a hotel clerk finds himself in an odd situation on the night shift. And a young rancher and his wife struggle to hold onto their land and their dreams in the face of adversity from weather, enemies—and even doubts of each other.
Finely Disciplined Thoughts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,360. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Blushing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Something to think about. Something to remember. That is what links the spanking stories and essays in "Finely Disciplined Thoughts." Some are brief, with the contemplations of a lifelong emotional "princess" in need of disciplined attention dispensed by a loving but clear-sighted "commoner" who understands her deepest needs as a prime example. Some are lengthy, or amusing, or deeply moving.
Love Drops E-Book
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Price: Free! Words: 25,260. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Love Drops E-Book is a collection of short stories. Told from the streets of Nigeria, it showcases various characters and their experiences with love or their understanding of it. It's written by award-winning author Seun Odukoya of the For Days and A Night fame.
The Clearwater Chronicles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,780. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Blushing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Three spanking adventures from the Clearwater Zoo by best-selling author Robin Smith. Petting Zoo - an elephant brings a couple together. Mudang After Dark - the zoo hosts a special night time event. Xuan Song for an Elephant - one of the elephants at the zoo needs expensive surgery.
Saint Dragoness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015 by CelestialWatersPublishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Scout couldn’t have been more wrong about her average life. She soon learned that she was to be a Dragon Keeper, and all that that meant. Scout was born to be special, she just didn’t know it yet.
Signs of Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Signs of Life follows diverse characters as they live, bravely though often blindly, in the rural areas and small towns where they run into life's jagged walls—yet still they seek for marrow, some sign, to sustain them on their singular journeys.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 29
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Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 29” a young woman, confined to a wheel chair since birth, has, through self-discipline and responsibility, created a successful life for herself. . A full time book reviewer, part time social media assistant, and degree student, with a full time partner, after many years waiting, has successfully moved into a new home specially designed for people in wheel chairs.
Behind Their Eyes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In every city, and in every town there are the chosen few. Men and women who seem to be blessed by the powers that be. From the outside they seem flawless. They are the epitome of what we all want to be. They have the perfect life. … Or do they? Sometimes things aren’t always as they seem. Sometimes to see the real truth in someone’s life you need to look behind their eyes.
Mad Dog Summer & Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Joe Lansdale returns with his characteristic dark take on the horrors that lurk beneath the surface of mundane life in this collection of short stories and novellas. Originally available only in limited-edition hardcover, these tales run the gamut from devilish fantasy to twisted courtroom drama to vampire-robot western.
KSHM Project Presents: Elusive Realities
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Series: KSHM Project. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Elusive Realities, the fourth volume in the KSHM Project, features four photographs accompanied by two short stories, two vignettes, and a short poem. KSHM Project is the result of a joint collaborative effort between award-winning Australian photographer Karl Strand, and American author Henry Martin.
Kofi Growing Pains
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Kofi is from a family of cocoa farmers, but although he respects his father and loves his mother, he does not want to be a cocoa farmer. He wants to study at university and become a doctor in the big city. A short story about coming of age in a rural community in Ghana.