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Triple Shorts
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Plays » Women Authors
Short stories, biographies, sketches and playlets Ballroom dancing leads to murder, a swinging 60s dollybird recalls her youth, a delivery boy steals mementos from movie stars, & other tales of petty crime and murder. A play, revue sketches, theatrical monologues and parodies of Euripides, Shakespeare and Chekhov. The lives and deaths of Helen of Troy, Mata Hari and Queen Medb. A book to dip into
One Leap Year of Instants (2016)
Series: Years of Instants. You set the price! Words: 160,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Throughout 2016, C. M. Weller took prompts from hir readers and turned them into a daily flash fiction for the free enjoyment of any who cared to read it. Collected here are one leap year's worth of instant stories.
Ninjalicious: The Fictional Autobiography of Richard Lichman
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 110,180. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Midwestern born and raised, Richard Lichman exists on the fringe of our world in an existence of his own degenerate design. Follow him as he ambles through the end of the 20th century and falls face first into the 21st. Drugs, sex, music, and the occasional corpse are the signposts in his life. Mr. Lichman bares all in the first collection of his adventures.
Memories from a Shoebox
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,490. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
“Memories from a Shoebox” relates a personal account of life rich in adventure and evocative detail. This Anthology touches essential fabric of life growing up in Northern Maine during the 1940s. Anyone interested in the history of this period, or seeks poignant proof that life in any generation is no mere accident, will relish every rollicking page of these homespun American stories
Lost Among the Stars
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In this astonishing, variegated assortment of tales, award-winning author Paul Di Filippo covers all the themes and modes he is best-known for, and ventures into new territory as well.
Solemn Tales of Human Hearts
Price: $3.67 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
'Solemn Tales of Human Hearts' is a book of short stories containing ten gripping tales which shall question and present readers with situations at each turn of the page. It unfolds the plot in the most unexpected ways keeping them awake all night long. Everytime the readers think they have the answers; the question shall change until they wish for the solutions to be presented to them.
Closer Than You Think
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,890. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story collection: 21 stories and about 64,000 words. Closer Than You Think is a journey from the near future -- self-driving cars, automation, 3D printing -- to the far future where, who knows? houses may own humans or climate change might force the last of humanity to take shelter deep under the ocean. No aliens, but the farther forward we go, the more alien the human beings get!
The Imaginary Man
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
All Caroline's fiancé wants to do in bed is sleep - so soundly that she's free to go visiting their handsome neighbour in the small hours. Madison's best pal has a dreamboat of a boyfriend who exists only in her head - or does he? These seven short stories, are all about women and sex, and all are funny, intriguing and occasionally outrageous.
O Inferno de Outro Mundo
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 18, 2016 by Edições Bicho de Sete Cabeças. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
O Inferno de Outro Mundo (Edições Bicho de Sete Cabeças, 2016), uma antologia de contos, é o primeiro livro do autor e conta com um prefácio de João Marques Lopes.
Bloody Gullets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,810. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
A new collection of dark speculative fiction by author Michael Golvach The stories in this collection don't represent the high-toned surface. They represent the spaces in between. The places where things can get ugly.
Limerock: Maine Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fifteen short stories about archetypal Maine natives and out-of-staters who have chosen to live in Maine. The stories included in this collection: The Smell of Spring The Rock The Glow of Copper Uncle Cub at the Paradise Fair The Best in the World Detour Lost The Tip Ride A Clock in San Diego One Day in the Short Happy Life of Anna Banana Mistakes Journey Holly Point Home
The Fine Print and other Yarns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,950. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The book comprises of nine stories, seven of which are set in Paris and two in India. Their genre ranges from mild to subtle humour and each of them presents an eminently interesting character. They provide a keen insight into the mind of an average Indian abroad. They also give a peep into the transformation taking place in the Indian society towards the end of the twentieth century.
London Eyes: Short Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,880. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Love London? Love contemporary fiction? You'll love these short stories about the world's greatest city. Dive deep into the heart of London with these short stories told from the perspectives of Londoners, tourists and even ghosts living in the city's abandoned underground stations.
Nine Women: Short Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From making daisy chains to falling in love, ending a relationship to keeping secrets, becoming a mother to finding freedom against the odds, the stories you'll read in Nine Women: Short Stories will reveal the strengths, weaknesses, loves and frustrations of life as a woman and some of the many roles they are handed to play.
Crypt Orchids
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Crime. Psychos. Trashed relationships. Tainted love. Murder. Sinister plots. Evil connivances. Men in Suits with a Plan. Bizarre flap copy. Not to mention hustlers, losers, cutthroats, gun fetishists, homicidal hitchhikers, demented road-hogs, serial killer impersonators, government torturers, and a Ripper named Jack. Vaudevillians (shudder). Welcome to Crypt Orchids.
The Blood Parade (Horror Stories Collection)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The debut collection from Joseph F. Parda (author of the international best-seller BEAVERS!) transports you into a dark domain populated by angels, demons, and cosmic horrors that defy description. Gathered here for your consideration is an offering of terrifying tales, including the novella "The Science of Slaughter", that will satisfy even the most jaded reader of weird fiction.
Pods! And Other Supernatural Tales (Horror Short Stories)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
PODS AND OTHER SUPERNATURAL TALES will take you on a spine-tingling voyage, where you’ll encounter deadly sea creatures, cursed objects, custom-made Hells, alien killers and other worlds – all in the blink of a gargoyle’s eye! Hang on tightly as you read this collection of chilling, supernatural horror and fantasy - from the author of TALES FROM THE BEAUMONT HOUSE.
Walking on the Weird Side
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 127,010. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When Dallas homicide detective Kevin Talon wakes up in the ER with no memory of who put him there, he's grateful he's alive. Except he's not. He quickly learns that crime scenes are no place for a vampire. But he’s determined to continue fighting crime. Being as he’s stuck with a permanent night job, he’s definitely walking on the weird side.
Grim Tales of the Brothers Kollin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,180. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Grim Tales of the Brothers Kollin is a collection of five stories written by the Prometheus Award winning duo. It includes two alt histories, one dark fantasy, and one hard SF. Three of the stories were written during the down time between the brother’s Unincorporated universe novels and one, Teach Your Children Well, was written after— continuing a thread begun in their second novel.
Yoakum's Compendium of Bizarre and Original Stories
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 106,010. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories from the writer of the Targothian series. From a grocery store in Hell to pirates in the Mediterranean. Cruel vampires to a creature that produces fear pheromones to subdue its prey. Even Santa Claus.