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Gods and Green Fingers
Price: Free! Words: 31,230. Language: British English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The magic and mythology of plants and how to grow them is explored in Gods and Green Fingers - this anthology for plant lovers. There are insights into familiar flowers, climbers, trees and temperamental oddities. And a selection of perturbing short stories - from the fate of someone lost in a maze, to a fairy figure in a flower border.
Spare Parts
Series: Principal Parts, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 110,140. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
In a city on the edge of the continent - in a place where the real and the surreal melt in a foggy fondue and everything is possible - on streets where homeless people get heckled by defunct Roman Emperors, where lovers tell their futures by deciphering tattoos and Death is just one of many tenants barely making a living out of transient hotels, in such a city, what would it take surprise someone?
Húsvéti levél az elmekórtanról és más történetek
You set the price! Words: 16,680. Language: Hungarian. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ingoványos, ám annál gazdagabb vidékeit barangolhatja be a tudatnak az az olvasó, aki JAZ legújabb novelláskötetét kezébe veszi. De vigyázat, ezt mindenki csak saját felelősségére tegye! A kötet címadó novellája 2014-ben elnyerte a Magyar Irodalomtörténeti Társaság Csongrád Megyei Szépíró Tagozata és a Faludy György Irodalmi Műhely által meghirdetett országos írói verseny első díját.
Another Damn Week
You set the price! Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Exploring the human mind from within and without, these stories visit the aftermath of teaching our toys to think, the pitfalls of understanding the human brain too well, and the folly of programmable mirrors. Love, science, art and vending machines commingle in this surprising collection.
Adjustable Magic
Price: Free! Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Three short pieces dealing with unusual circumstances and misbehaving body parts. "The Oddly Even Couple", a first date that will never be forgotten- or ever fully remembered. "One Hand Clapping", but the wearer insists it doesn't belong to him. "Social Dynamics for the Teflon Mind", an anti-lullaby for the dispossessed.
The Mango Tree and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The Mango Tree and Other Stories is a collection of children's stories that emphasizes life lessons and morals.
The Lost
Price: Free! Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Eleven short stories about bog men, swamp hags, witches' curses, hell hounds, pagans, slavic gods, death wishes, bucket lists, professional vigilantes, musical necromancy, artificial intelligence, demonic possession, aphrodisiacs and satyrs.
Life Through His Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: American English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Life is not always what we want it to be. Mauricio is struggling with a life he didn't choose for himself and is about to learn an amazing lesson from the person he loves the most - Short Story
A Snowball's Chance in Hell And Other Stories.
Price: Free! Words: 26,840. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ever wonder what would happen if a demon found a snowball in Hell? This short story collection just might answer that question. Included are two fantasy stories, two horror stories, and the final story is straight from Hell.
Sorrow
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
An office worker in Purgatory seeks consolation and hope by sending himself postcards and email messages from an imaginary holiday destination. When discovered, he is sent there.
Phone
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A rude and arrogant businessman's life falls apart after he begins receiving silent calls on his mobile phone.
Baby
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A bloodthirsty dictator tries to change his behavior to please a small baby that has floated down from the sky and been declared an omen of the gods.
Diamonds
Price: Free! Words: 29,550. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
James Eddy's spellbinding collection of short stories, circles the lives of Scott Drake, a British singer-songwriter, and Rebecca, the passionate, intelligent young woman he had once loved and may yet love again. The revelation of both their shared and individual pasts is only the beginning of a story that features the contributions of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs.
Wandering
Price: Free! Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a book of short stories all written by Angela Koeller. She would like to beg your help. One of these stories, apart from Singing in Limbo, shall become a novel in its own right. Please submit your votes and the final tally will be taken 07.09.14.
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
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
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.