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Newspaper Gypsy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,000. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The career of a newspaper journalist told as a series of short stories, each more fascinating than the one before. This saga of a reporter’s career is real enough to be true. A roman à clef? A memoir? Never mind, just let former newspaper gypsy Bill Burkett tell you his stories.
Smith's Monthly #19
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,370. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Nearly seventy thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this nineteenth volume the full and complete novel, Heaven Painted as a Free Meal, a Ghost of a Chance novel, plus four short stories, an ongoing serial novel, and many other features.
Autumn Glory and Other Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Originally published in separate anthologies, and out-of-print for many years, these three novellas by legendary Regency romance author Barbara Metzger are in one volume for the first time ever! This collection includes the following stories: "Autumn Glory" "The Management Requests" "A Match Made in Heaven - Or Hell"
Famous Blue Raincoat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ed Gorman's mystery short stories have a flavor found nowhere else among contemporary writers. His tales have an amazing breadth of style and plot—classical detection, private eye stories, biter-bit tales in which criminous schemes turn back on the perpetrator, and straight crime stories.
Say You're Sorry: 12 Stories of Bad Manners and Criminal Consequences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,790. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
“Yes, ma’am,” “No, ma’am,” elbows off the table, and thank you notes, all examples of the good manners that Southern mothers drill into their young. But the characters in these mostly Southern stories by Sarah Shankman know the deeper meaning of the term. Good manners are words and actions that put others at ease; bad manners don’t. And bad manners, like bad children, must be punished.
In Amelia We Do Not Trust
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,100. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Amelia City, Iowa. Like any fair-sized American town, the folks of Amelia know plenty of folklore and urban legends surrounding the place they call home. Unlike elsewhere, however, folks here quietly understand something more. They know that in Amelia City, those myths have a habit of being true more often than not. They know that there really is something going bump in the night...
Let No One Weep for Me: Stories of Love and Loss
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,740. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This collection of 15 poignant stories explores the tenuous hold we have on those we love, the heartache of loss, and the peace of self-discovery. The characters make their way through an often confusing world. They grapple with the complex nature of relationships and struggle to understand their place in such roles as wife, husband, lover, mother, daughter.
12+1: Twelve Short Thrillers and a Play
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From internationally-acclaimed author Raymond Benson, “12 + 1” is a collection of previously published mysteries, thrillers, science fiction, and fantasy, all told with wry humor and in the spirit of The Twilight Zone--plus some unpublished works such as “The Heart of Erzulie,” “Fortunata-697,” and the stage play “Second Chance.”
Alien Abattoir: And Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ten stories about cursed alien artifacts, interstellar investment banking, ancient alien astronauts, parallel timelines, alien experimentation, and space colonization gone horribly wrong. This anthology is the first complete collection from Sean P. Hazlett.
Sad Tales from Denmark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Danish priest marries an Inuit woman in Greenland; an old woman is sent to the village workhouse; a peasant farmer and his wife struggle to rebuild their dilapidated cottage and work hard on their small-holding, only for the wife to die of cancer; three of the moving stories in Sad Tales from Denmark.
Short Stories from the Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,380. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Enjoy this incredibly entertaining collection of fiction brought to you by the incredible H. C. Heartland. This new anthology features tales of science fiction, comedic drama, dramatic thrillers, and Mid-west American romance. It's an amazing variety and depth in a collection of short stories from a new fiction sensation!
Second Hand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,030. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Enjoy this fantastic collection of short stories offered by the Duchess of Southern Gothic fiction, J. J. Haile! This incredible collection is sure to be a favorite you'll want to share with those closest to you. Read it, review it, and share it with those you know will love a great reading experience. Order yours now!
Letting Go
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Inspirational
Letting Go is the newest literary offering by J. J. Haile. In this collection, she features four tales of hope, courage, kindness, and the power of faith in all of our lives. Enjoy Dry Bones, Of Godmothers and Guardian Angels, Lest I Dash my Foot Against the Stone, and Letting Go. Read it, review it, and share it with those you cherish most! Order your copy today!
Havoc Swims Jaded
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,640. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Havoc Swims Jaded? What the hell kind of title is that? What does it mean? It sounds vaguely…threatening, doesn't it? Havoc reigns, as a Hallowe'en Horror Night goes horribly wrong, and its featured creatures turn out to be the real thing. Meanwhile, a slimy Lovecraftian monstrosity deals with its daily routine of punching a clock to raise, well, havoc.
Scoundrels, Schemers, and Some Special People
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,440. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In these 14 unrelated stories a cast of good guys and gals and a parade of con men and women give and take in their routine lives. Most are ordinary enough people who are though schemers to a degree at least in domestic matters. A few are nasty and true scoundrels on top of that. All those tales capped off by a clarification from someone present on that infamous day in the Garden at Eden.
Ursa Major 2014 Short Fiction Reading Packet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,980. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A collection of the five short stories by Mary E. Lowd nominated for the 2014 Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction. Read science fiction about a dog, fantasy about a cat, the story of an enchanted carousel, and an epic love story set in the Otters In Space universe.
Love and Laughter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,500. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A collection of love stories. Featuring: Love and Laughter; Hot Babe, Cold Snow; Hereafter Kiss; Chartreuse; Ghost of a Chance; and, Stealing the Spotlight
"...Told by an Idiot..."
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 55,310. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: 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.
Entropy's Children
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,350. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: 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, garrulous, 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!