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Wonder & Woe by Joshua Bennett
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
There is a layer, which lay beneath the precipice of what is seen and what is sensed. WONDER & WOE is a collection of short stories, setting the soul to explore this ephemeral realm of the human consciousness. From the horrors of war to a hidden malevolence, it is a compilation of wild tales from the tenebrously imaginative mind of Joshua Bennett.
Fiction on Command, Volume II by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Snuggle up with this collection of 25 short stories and novellas — romance, fantasy, humor and horror! A Roman treasure may be what Kelly needs to heal while wheels that no longer roll hide something sinister. Only the gnomes know what has happened in Dorrie's garden to allow her to win an award. This collection has something for everyone!
Coping with Terminal Stillness - Poems, Short Stories, and Other Broken Things by Justin P Lambert
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,390. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The third collection of poetry, short stories and essays, from Justin P Lambert, a freelance writer, author and poet living in North Carolina. This book is guaranteed to make you happier, healthier and smarter. It will cure balding, broken hearts and the mange. It will likely result in world peace, assuming word spreads far enough. It's not so much a book as it is an experience.
Before You Sleep: Three Horrors by Adam L G Nevill
Price: Free! Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A trilogy of horror stories from the award-winning writer's first collection of short stories – SOME WILL NOT SLEEP – and an introduction to the nightmarish visions and ghastly spectres that have been disturbing the sleep of readers for years. In this book you'll find two ghost stories and a tale of ancestral demoniac horror.
Palabras y sangre by Giovanni Papini
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 41,550. Language: Spanish. Published: August 25, 2016 by Libros Selectos. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A decir por el mismo autor: Palabras y sangre lo componen sesenta cuentos, o fantasías, o desahogos, o divertimentos; desiguales en su fondo y valor, pero que me gusta considerar como una serie única de «memorias indirectas» sobre los cambios de mi espíritu en los diez años decisivos de la segunda formación. Necesarios, pues, a quien quiera conocer el tema central de casi todo mi trabajo.
Stories from the Edge by Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In Stories from the Edge, Spencer Loeb takes us to The Edge for the first time with four short stories set in - and just beyond - the American southwest. Tales in which a thief steals from Death and a man seeks out “The Shaman Shrink” to sleep again. Stories of a fateful train ride for bad men and a gambler who bets and raises himself into a strange world where it may be too late to call.
Unknown Reasons (10,000 Reasons Serial Book 1) by DW Cee
Series: 10,000 Reasons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,250. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
Xander Blane. Jenna Ashe. The battle for each other's heart, mind and soul begins in this first of a four-part, 10,000 Reasons, series to be published weekly. These stories are not stand-alone books and should be read in order.
Tales from the Levee by Martha Miller
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,320. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Stories that take place from 1965 through 1976 of a bad area of town called “The Levee.” Gays and lesbians form a community in an unaccepting town.
Dismantling the Tracks by Dzevad Karahasan
Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
'Hajrija was in harmony with her card, and both were in harmony with something far away, important and endearing. Perhaps that is why he studied the card with so much sad tenderness, and perhaps that is why he now looked at Hajrija so peacefully, without tenderness, but without rage either. He had no wish to make her feel better, nor did he feel the need to hurt her or take revenge on her...'
Suzie by Lyz Russo
Series: Shortstory collection. Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by P'kaboo Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
On his meanderings, photojournalist Tom meets a little girl who plays alone in the park. First intrigued by her strange character, then worried for her safety, he accompanies her home, though she never allows him to follow the very last bit to her house. Then one day he misses their appointment...
Abnormal Side Effects by Robert J. S. T. McCartney
Price: Free! Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
Depression, anxiety, suicide, parent issues, bullying, trauma...these are some of the many matters people face each day. At times these are all considered a taboo in society. These are just some of the many side effects of what we call life.
Hearing with Your Eyes by Jack Mazur
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,030. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
By now you may have discovered Jack Mazur’s blog, “Jack and his palm trees,” wry observations that emanate from his bunker in Key West. Jack likes to muse about life on this zany island. His stories often revolve around his beer-swizzling pal Joe Beans. We have collected here more of these tales into a companion volume to his Sad Demise of Henry.
Beyond Your Wildest by Barbara Ann Horton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,950. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Beyond Your Wildest is a collection of short stories that will make you shiver and smile at the same time. If you were a fan of the bizarre with a twist, you are sure to enjoy these seven little tales of woe. Don't worry; there is just enough humor thrown in for you squeamish souls.
Journeys with Horses by Leslie McDonald
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,500. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
A captivating collection of stories that tell the tale of the sight, scent and sensations of stable life. Supported by artful photography, the stories resonate with anyone who has experienced the dreams, challenges and rewards of a journey down the barn aisle. From grooms to breeders, trainers to “horse husbands” as well as war heroes to childhood dreamers, the stories of triumph and tragedy.
noch ein Bier by J. Toring
Price: $5.59 USD. Words: 45,490. Language: German. Published: July 30, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
J.Torings Geschichten sind in weit gestreuten Lebensbereichen angesiedelt. Sie sind heiter und amüsant, warmherzig und einfühlsam, vielschichtig aber schnörkellos, berührend und bisweilen bestürzend, manchmal skurril bis ins Absurde, immer sind sie jedoch höchst unterhaltsam. Mit trockenem Humor und einer Nuance Sarkasmus verdichtet er banale Begebenheiten zu Episoden des Lebens.
Cat O’ Nine Tales by Krystal Lawrence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,770. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What evil dwells within the pretty lady next door or the ordinary house cat? What happens when you pursue your dreams into the desert after dark? Beware the man borne of your imagination. He could seek vengeance on the one who created him. Visit a bookstore offering a most alluring and sinister service. Journey to the dark side with ten twisted tales of horror, malevolence, and the truly uncanny
Sombras e outros contos by Fabio Domingues
Price: Free! Words: 10,890. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Sombras e outros contos" traz como conto principal "Sombras", uma visão distópica de uma sociedade regida pela religião num cenário pós-tecnológico. Nessa coletânea também se encontram "Família número três" e "Pequenos fatos", ambos selecionados para publicação em coletâneas pela Editora Andross.
Going Dark by Dennis Must
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An aging actor looks back on his life, but whose life does he recall? A couple finds a novel way to spice up their marriage, but the fantasy takes on a life of its own …. Middle-aged men struggle to cope with distracted wives and terminal loneliness. They look back on hapless childhoods to come to terms with what drove their parents or siblings to suicide, infidelity, or madness.