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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.
Tales from the Unknown
You set the price! Words: 5,810. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories I have written that is under 1200 words. The collection includes Grim Reaper’s Daughter, Dark Stranger, Faerie of Darkness, Birth of a Pirate Queen, What is the Breaking Point of Sanity?, Camping Surprise, and Demon Blood.
The Beast in the Bedchamber
Price: Free! Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Beast in the Bedchamber features seven modern fairy tales about fantastic -- and often ill-fated -- romance. Included in these pages are selkies, werewolves, Egyptian goddesses and artists with murderous intent. The seven tales range from Gothic to modern, horror to comedy, encompassing everything from Bluebeard to Sleeping Beauty.
Flashpoint
Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Author Stoney M. Setzer presents eight flash fiction works that run the gamut from science fiction to suspense. What if a Chicago Cubs fan could break the curse on his team with a laptop? What if a mirror showed you what you really are? The answers to these and other questions lie within....
Rhea's Cubs
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
One of a collection of short stories detailing the trials and tribulations of a wolf pack led by Enneaus. Rich in description and raw in presentation, these stories have a similar feel to those of fairy-tales and fables. Suitable for both children and adults.
First Sign of the Badger
Price: Free! Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Essay » Author profile
First Sign of the Badger is a wildly inconsistent collection of writings from my youth. Award winning short stories are mixed with poems from grade school and memoirs of early adulthood. The topics vary greatly. From a narrative process essay about washing your car, to stories about greed and love, a poem about having dry hands, and more... There's likely something here for everyone.
Archery Tales
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
A collection of short stories featuring bows and arrows, trees and targets, a hint of mystery and capturing the spirit of the field archery world.
The Elevator Trilogy
Price: Free! Words: 138,340. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Elevator Trilogy is 62 great short-short stories, about you and me, everyone of them like a little movie – for busy people who can really use a break now and then and don't have a lot of time to read.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 19
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here is the third story. It is about a young girl from South Korea who is a strong practising Christian and has the aim to help the poor and needy. Should she follow her heart or her religion? Check it out and see if you agree with the lesson learnt.
Timeout
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
"Timeout" was my contribution to Round 11 of National Public Radio’s “Three Minute Fiction,” concluded June 9, 2013. Rules: 600 words or fewer; not “inappropriate;” and in which a character finds something he or she has no intention of returning. I wanted to cast the state of our growing economic inequality in more intimate terms.