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The Old Grass Tree
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by StormSage Central Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Inspirational
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story set in the Australian bush, from a very unique perspective.
Candy Dish: 500 Word Stories to Tickle Your Frontal Lobe
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Candy Dish is a short collection of five hundred word stories. These stories are just like candy for the brain.
Chips Off The Block
Price: Free! Words: 43,710. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Flash fiction, short stories, novelettes, and a poem or three round out this author’s tenure in the Top Writers Block cooperative. Themes range from loneliness and poverty to out of the ashes and meringue. Yes meringue, along with stitches, pumpkins, trash day, fools rush in and why me? Comedy and romance interweave with tragedy, sometimes within the same tale.
A Portrait of Tragedy (Chapter 1)
Series: A Portrait of Tragedy, Chapter 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Judy and her husband Lace move from their countryside mansion (abounding in luxurious amenities) to a studio apartment with very few conveniences. Exhibiting a basic lifestyle, there are clues in the couple’s routine which suggest the story is set in a futuristic time period. Lace accommodates his wife’s requests during the arduous move, while Judy’s animosity poses difficulty and challenge.
Anita
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short story about a woman and her two companions who live at a hotel for transients.
Dystopian Lullabies
Price: Free! Words: 26,050. Language: American English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(1.00 from 1 review)
A guard who barters people's lives for pie, a computer programmer who can't get away from a persistent program, and others all find a place in this collection of short stories featuring worlds that have gone wrong.
Crooked Words
Price: Free! Words: 36,850. Language: Australian English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Crooked Words is an eclectic collection of short fiction in pursuit of the many different shades of what it means to live queer.
Man Camp
Price: Free! Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four short stories about family love, discovery, revenge. A working class father tries to maintain a connection with his family over a very long distance. An unlikely explorer on Mars stumbles upon what may be the greatest discovery in history. A widowed mother gets an unusual second chance at love via a time machine. An angry man seeks revenge on a system which wronged him.
"Weirder Than Weird" 18 Bizarre Tales From a Disturbed Mind
Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
If you love quirky and dark short stories but have become discouraged over the lack of originality these days then "Weirder Than Weird" will renew your faith! "Weirder Than Weird" is chock full of dark and creepy tales that will leave you wanting more and also wondering about the authors sanity.
The Last Supper
Price: Free! Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Augie Adams is a rambunctious first grader with a terrifying secret. Leef Undertree is the son of a shipbuilder on the planet Brindlestar. Rachel Katrachian is a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist. And John Blackthorne is a zombie. What do these people have in common? They are all eager to meet you through the pages of this collection of short stories.
Catacomb Tales
Price: Free! Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
sit back, get comfortable and get ready to enjoy seven spooky short stories. From a haunted mansion to a celestial garden, and from a crimean battleground to the trenches of world war one.
El hombre eterno (y otros once relatos)
Price: Free! Words: 11,870. Language: Spanish. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Doce relatos donde la desesperación, el miedo y la muerte envolverán al lector a lo largo de toda la lectura.
25 Christmas Eves
Price: Free! Words: 65,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-five tales of pirates, demons, ghosts, galactic wars and other classic holiday fare.
Humans and Their Creations
Price: Free! Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Through the eyes of a character in a novel, a metal soldier, a painting, a group of mannequins, the forest, a wolf boy, a creation lost in an ended world, and a living instrument, humans and their never-ending trials with friendship, acceptance, love, and survival come into the forefront. What will you think when at the heart of every creature, the love and hate for humanity grows?
On the Run
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A moment of unthinkable rage sends Byrd Campbell "On the Run". A life of crime lures him further from his home. It is only then he realizes what he must do. The book's second story, "Habitat for Inhumanity", is a snapshot of one man's life. Within 24 minutes, he encounters hunger, depravity, filth, and even a victim of human trafficking.
Three
Price: Free! Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Three is a trio of short stories that defy the scope of other collections. From the wrecked interior of a washed up writer's mind, to the depths of space, to the old city streets. The three stories included are: Fever Dreams Star Slight A Silver Ring
My Other Shorts & Formal Tales
Price: Free! Words: 55,860. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
N.Z Book of the Week on TV's The Book Show 2013. 17 more wonderfully witty, superb suspense and seriously sad tales, situated in any of dozens of countries. Fiction, expanding on incidents that could have happened to anyone. Themes from comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in one story. Length varies from 750 words to a 13,000 word novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience – Learn) - Year 20
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The fourth story is about a young beautiful girl from Beijing in China She follows her boyfriend to New Zealand and then six months later he dumps her! Should she stay or go back home? Her background has made her competitive and so she has to make some important decisions. Read and find out what she achieves.
The Stonemason and Other Tales
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
How does the stonemason make such perfect statues? Will the girl of young Thomas' dreams find the gift he left for her? What does the strange creature on the deserted planet want from Captain Anderson? These and other questions are explored in The Stonemason and Other Tales. Four stories of the disturbing and the macabre that will take you into the darkest nights and coldest tombs you can fathom.