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Panch-Parmeshwar (पंच-परमेश्वर)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: Hindi. Published: July 15, 2015 by General Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"जुम्मन शेख और अलगू चौधरी में गाढ़ी मित्रता थी। साझे में खेती होती थी। कुछ लेन-देन में भी साझा था। एक को दूसरे पर अटल विश्वास था। जुम्मन जब हज करने गए थे, तब अपना घर अलगू को सौंप गए थे और अलगू जब कभी बाहर जाते तो जुम्मन पर अपना घर छोड़ देते थे। उनमें न खान-पान का व्यवहार था, न धर्म का नाता; केवल विचार मिलते थे। मित्रता का मूल मंत्र भी यही है।
L'uomo che stira i fazzoletti - Parte Prima
Price: Free! Words: 5,750. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
I giochi dei bambini che un tempo riempivano i cortili, la libertà di una corsa in moto e il piacere di un cucchiaio di Nutella, la musica e la Grande Milano: racconti brevi che in una manciata di paragrafi l’uno esplorano aspetti grandi e piccoli della quotidianità e insieme danno vita a un affresco delicato e onesto del vivere contemporaneo in una cittadina dell'Italia settentrionale.
Ugly Naked People and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From humor to horror and erotica to literary fiction, Giselle Renarde knows how to capture the LGBT (and straight) experience. Collected here, for the first time, are the short stories from this prolific author that have been previously published by Untreed Reads. We're sure you'll find something within its pages that will pique your interest and make you look at the world a little differently.
The Singularity Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
6 stories (Flash Fiction and Short-Short Story) in which normal people see themselves confronted with horrible, unbelievable or simply strange occurances.
Of Directions, Destinations, and Differences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this collection of flash fiction, Rachel Elizabeth Cole explores who we are, where we're going, and what makes us each unique. Pick a direction, set a destination, and celebrate our differences.
It'll be a riot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Jack was just your average guy, whose biggest problem was how to best ask out the girl he's been friends with for years without making a complete fool of himself. Then he wakes up after the end of year dance. People are dead, and the girl he loves is missing. He has to piece together what happened, but some things may be better forgotten. It'll be a riot is a short horror story of 4500 words.
Hell Hound
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In an old house in the middle of moors that seem to go on forever, a man hires a dog catcher to catch a very specific animal. There's a hell hound stalking him. He's seen it twice, and he knows when the third time comes with it will come death. Hell Hound is a short horror story of around 2,700 words. Plus bonus story: The Dragon.
The Dragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Every day the dragon comes to burn King Jon's kingdom. Every day his people die. Champions come from far and wide to aid, but help may come from the place he least suspects. The Dragon is a short fantasy story of around 3,500 words. And Bonus story: Hell Hound.
The Doorway
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Hunter's four years old. He's WAY too big for baby things like being scared of the dark. No, he's scared of what's hiding in the dark. So when his Daddy says he won't come when he calls at night, Hunter is left alone to navigate a world of monsters, and hopefully return alive. The Doorway is a short horror story of around 5,500 words. Plus bonus story: Listen To Me.
Confession
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In a lonely little apartment a man makes a weapon he believes will rid the world of sin. Only, the results are not what he expects. Confession is a short story of around 2300 words. Plus bonus story: Hell of a Ride.
EARTH and Other Small Things: A Short Story Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short story collection from Daniel J Masterson, exploring love, life, and the multiverse. A diverse set of short fictions ranging from ancient history to the far future, through to sideways worlds and worlds that never were. Join astronauts, soldiers, teenagers and thaumaturges as they're faced with the truth of what it means to not just exist in the world, but to live in it.
Butterflies- The Adventures of Roland Mccray
Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
These two stories offer a free introduction to “The Adventures of Roland McCray”, a collection of stories that see every moment as its own adventure, rather than adventure stories in the action-packed thriller sense. In "Butterflies", Roland discovers that not everything as it seems, and in "Poke it with a Stick", Roland learns to cherish what he has even when it isn’t what he wanted
Hell of a Ride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
It isn’t Adam’s fault, not really. The motorbike calls to him. When a teenage thrill seeker steals a motorbike, he finds himself dealing with more than he’d bargained for. Hell of a ride is a short horror story of around 1800 words. Plus bonus story: Confession.
Of Faith & Fate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Of Faith & Fate is a collection of short stories that explore the various emotions of a human being- from love to loyalty to faith to joy to sorrow.You will meet a woman torn between two loves. A boy who is waiting for the rains. A man who thinks love is hyped. A princess looking forward to her wedding. A boy who realizes how much his family loves him. Of Faith & Fate- stories from India & beyond.
Lunch Hour
Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Lunch Hour is a fun and occasionally terrifying collection of flash fiction shorts. With a variety of choices, there is a little something for everyone. This volume contains; Crazy Thoughts, Framed by the Cat, The Card, A Breath Away, Rainy Day in Purgatory, Scotophobia, Empty Seat, The Jump Off, Flames of Passion, Weapon of Choice. Each tale is a quick read that will leave you hungry for more.
Looking For Something
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Accomplish Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Looking For Something" is another collection of interesting, witty and exciting flash fiction stories written by Africa's flash fiction queen, Tolulope Popoola. This collection includes stories with twists and turns that you will not see coming! This collection features themes such as fatherhood, grief, relationships, betrayal, friendship and more. Perfect if you enjoy reading short stories.
Glass to Sand: A collection of poems and short stories
Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
There is an expression that says: "An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backward." In Glass to Sand, this concept is explored by the author, sometimes painfully, others with colorful delight. Kimberly explores millennial themes of heartbreak, self-confidence, and reflections in six short stories including the eponymous finale, preceded by a handful of confection-filled and wistful poems.
The Case of the Murderous Mermaid and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"The Case of the Murderous Mermaid" – Did beautiful mermaid Miranda murder her employer? "The Case of the Villainous Vaudevillian" – Who killed Raymond Rice, dastardly star of The Perils of Polly Pure? "The Case of the Silver Suspect" – A mysterious man, covered in silver, is found murdered. A trio of whimsical stories of murder most foul featuring the detective team of Ferguson and Stone.
Revolver (A Collection of Short Stories)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An upsetting letter, a broken soldier, a suicidal millionaire, an avenging brother, a sweet toothed time traveler, a clumsy bank heist and a friendly assassin. Revolver is a collection of short stories with a wide variety of characters, styles and genres.
Inheritance and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this deeply sardonic debut collection of short stories, Jarod Powell masterfully intertwines the bitter traumas and sweet victories of humanity with a hypnotic style, subversive wit, and a powerful, concrete narrative.