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loveSTRUCK by Eugen Bacon
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2018 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
love is... a singing tree dancing to a playful breeze, petals strewn on handmade grass pillows, the brand new ‘No!’ from the mouth of a toddler, a swollen river serpenting decades of feud. It is perspective, aspirations, clarity, mystifications, spillage, expositions, scarcity, fragmentations, memorial, variations. Preface by award-winning author and distinguished scholar Dominique Hecq.
Is It Just Me? by Philip Gilliver
Price: Free! Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Come with me on a wild ride, with a collection of eight short stories with a twist in the tale. Written in various genres; horror, comedy, and both. Murder, revenge, mayhem, stupidity, ghosts, humour, it's all contained within these digital pages. Author's note: The title story was previously published under the title 'Last Man Standing'. Free short stories with a twist, what more can you ask?
Fashion Circles by Linda Daunter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,850. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Love it? Hate it? Bewildered by it? Whatever your opinion of fashion, you are not alone! If you’ve ever declared you have nothing to wear, endured an unsuccessful clothes shopping expedition, or envied a stranger’s hair, you’ll understand the problems encountered by the characters in this collection. Sit back, relax, swap those expensive designer shoes for some comfy, old slippers, and enjoy!
Monday's Meal by Les Edgerton
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,100. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2018 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
MONDAY’S MEAL, stories by Les Edgerton. The author has an affinity for the disenfranchised among us and it is those often heroic people that interest him the most. In these stories he treats them with the sensitivity and dignity they deserve.
Happily Ever After by Jae
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,800. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2018 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Award-winning author Jae penned thirteen short stories that range from sweet and romantic to hot and erotic, and from humorous to heartfelt. Whatever you’re in the mood for, you’re sure to find it in this collection of lesbian short stories.
Bathing Elephants by Leela Devi Panikar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From the tsunami in Thailand, to a suicide bombing in Baghdad, to a brother lost to drugs in Penang. A woman marries her dead husband in China, a refugee finds no solace in Bhutan, and a wild orchid man in Myanmar.
The Darjeeling Affair and other stories by Leela Devi Panikar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
There are 14 stories in Leela’s third short-story collection. It begins with The Darjeeling Affair and ends with The Sexy Send-Off. In between, there’s love and calligraphy, a Hong Kong murder, a drunken Welshman, an Indian student studying in England, a Vietnamese boy on the wrong side of war, the challenge of burying a husband, and more.
Joy to the Wool by Theo W. Fitzsimmons
Price: Free! Words: 7,880. Language: American English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story focus on a modern veteran opens yarn shop to help with PTSD. Only to turn the shop into a speakeasy/knitting circle.
Curses Come Home by Morven Watt
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 84,990. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A virtual reality prank that goes terrifyingly wrong; a desperate father who will go to any lengths to stop his estranged wife from getting custody of their daughter; a brutal TV reality show that destroys one life too many. Curses Come Home is a collection of finely-crafted tales in the finest literary tradition.
Be Encouraged by Katherine B. Freeman-Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,330. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
A compilation of Christian faith-based short stories by Katherine B. Freeman-Brown
Floating Petals by Leela Devi Panikar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
These stories range from a first day at school, to running away from home, to the breaking of feet, to the trials of a sparrow, to the death of a husband still alive. Their only common element is me and what flowed through my mind the day I was writing.
Tholwana Tsa Tokoloho by Ace Moloi
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 36,570. Language: Sesotho. Published: April 4, 2018 by Mpho Matsitle. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Tholwana Tsa Tokoloho is an anthology of Sesotho short stories which carries humour, education, political consciousness and love.This is a book that interrogates the whereabouts of the fruits of our freedom from different angles.
Before & After by Carlos Frigo
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
BEFORE & AFTER is a flash fiction collection by Carlos Frigo that focuses on the potential spectrum of life-changing experiences.
Sacrificial Lambs and Others by Sheri White
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sacrificial Lambs and Others is Sheri White’s first collection. From quiet horror to bloody violence, these flash fiction pieces and short stories are chilling and emotionally visceral. You will find people teetering on the brink of sanity, dark farms, creepy carnivals, weird kids, and Armageddon. These stories will stay with you long after you’ve closed the book.
The Fish Doesn't Have To Be Real by James Strauss
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Wisdom of Children is celebrated in this anthology of short stories by James Strauss. He has drawn upon real characters, situations, actions, words and the meaning (as he has perceived it) of the many children who’ve flowed in, around and through his life.
I Am Ahab by Casey Mensing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
First love. An old man arguing with a chimp. Christmas shopping on acid. Heartbreak. Kerouac's Ghost. A death in the family. A governor on a crime spree. Love in the time of an artistic revolution. I Am Ahab is a collection of high times and weird tales centered around the Tampa Bay area.
Anthology of Snippets by John West
You set the price! Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Aspiring writers at weekly meetings are expected to be able to write stories on cue. Sometimes it works. Sometimes it doesn't. Sometimes writing prompts spawn a semi-decent idea, which can be tweaked and prodded into pretending it's a real story. These aren't those. These are the ones that were left bleeding on the floor of the operating theatre. Not full stories. Just bits of scenes. Snippets.
La máquina de chicles bola by Fernando Luna
Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: Spanish. Published: March 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Como consecuencia de una mente revolucionada, los relatos de esta antología son un tributo a la observación, son el lugar perfecto para cuestionarnos como especie, para replantear nuestra postura hacia la vida y la muerte, hacia las relaciones humanas y sus desperfectos, hacia los verdaderos deseos y su sabor tutifruti. Una antología prodigiosamente sátira.
Constellation of Neon Lights by Luna Harlow
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 8,720. Language: Australian English. Published: March 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Six short tales of life, death and optimism from Luna Harlow. A young woman looks back on a grandparent and the nature of stories. Robots question the meaning of their existence. An old woman time travels through memory. A young man leaves a party and questions what he wants from life. Thirty-somethings talk about chemistry over brunch.