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Threw Lake and Other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 28,900. Language: British English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is an anthology of short stories from various genres. Some stories are about life, human relationships and death, but not all stories fit into that category.
Smorgasbord
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of flash/short stories. Just like a Smorgasbord this book is filled with comedy, drama, and everything in between.
The Racing Finn
Series: Shortstory collection. Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by P'kaboo Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(Short Story.) Finnegan o'Flannagan (Finn) is an out-of-luck musician in the tiny town of Kilkee. The last thing he knows is how to race a horse; but this is exactly what he is requested to do, by his pretty and forceful young friend, the Lady Millen. Who can deny her? A bit of slapstick to entertain you on a rainy day...
Pawang Mimpi
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Selama ini tidurnya tersiksa, selalu dihantui mimpi buruk. Tapi setelah mimpinya direparasi oleh dukun itu tidurnya jadi nyenyak. Dukun baru itu mengaku sebagai pawang mimpi, yang mampu membuat atau menghadirkan mimpi. Orang bisa pesan mimpi padanya.
Penjual Nyawa
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Saat kanak-kanak, ketika hari pasaran Wage, kami selalu was-was bertemu Pak Timbil. Sebanding dengan ketakutan kami akan “montor pelet”, mobil bergambar gunting yang diisukan mengambil mata anak-anak untuk dibuat cendol. Pak Timbil terkenal sebagai penjual nyawa, yang harus kulakan nyawa dengan cara menculik anak-anak sebagai tumbal.
The Dream Master
Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Every night, along her life, she never had a good sleep. She was suffered by the nightmares. But her sleep became soundly after her dream had been serviced by the man. The healer considered that he was the master of dream, who was able to make or present a dream.
The Soul Seller
Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
When childhood, while the day was Wage, we always worried to meet Mr. Timbil. Our fear was equal to see a car named montor pelet, the car with scissor seal which known as child kidnapper. There was a rumor that the car took children’s eyes to make cocktail. Mr. Timbil was known as a soul seller, who had to purchase soul by kidnapped children as the charm.
Psecret Psociety Pshort Pstories, vol. 1
Price: Free! Words: 104,240. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Four dozen mostly meta-real, sometimes semi-surreal, auspiciously autobiographical, and occasionally oddly ordinary short stories from 2010 through 2015 have been rounded up into one volume for your convenience. The average short story length is about 2,000 words. A few are mini-novellas. 'Gold, the short story' is appended as a bonus. 104K total words. Mr. Malloy is present in several tales.
Wednesday’s Child & Number 18 (two flash fictions)
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the first (500-word) story, Wednesday's child, we meet sixteen-year-old George Foxbury at his grand papa's will reading where Byron Salisbury, of Salisbury, Peech and Talbot, has to break the not so good news. In the second (542-word) story, Number 18, we meet Sébastien Tellier, at a folk singers’ café as he attempts to sing two love songs.
Town
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A brief collection of poems and short stories. Orion is a small port town, located at the southernmost point of the sound — a safe harbor.
Amber Stars: One Night of Stories
You set the price! Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Set in a small town in England over a Saturday night, this is a darkly funny collection of linked short stories that shows the characters who emerge after the sun goes down.
Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 10 reviews)
Death is wicked . . . Follow Yetunde as she narrates her mother's ode to her grandmother. It is the Yoruba praise poetry for a mother known as Oriki Iya This is a short story dedicated to past, present and future mothers. A perfect mother's day present The book is mostly in English and any Yoruba words are translated, so everyone can enjoy the book fully
The Maestro & Other Stories (three free flash fictions)
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In December 2015, I started a free monthly competition challenging my blog visitors to provide me with prompts for me to choose my favourite and write their story in around 500 words. The three pieces published here are the winning prompts from the Jan / Feb 2016 competition, as well as those that came second and third. The prompts submitted can be found at the end of each story.
A Compendium For The Broken Hearted
Price: Free! Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Twenty stories are meant to make you, in turn, very sad and very happy. There are about ten themes which are discussed in the book in both Breaks, which try to capture the instant a person's heart breaks, as well as Hearts, which are much sweeter in nature and evoke positive feelings. The final result, of course, is meant to be a bittersweet feeling.
The Complications of Life
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Complications of Life is a collection of short stories that remind us of just that, the complicated nature of life. These stories are a peak into the world of men and women in the hereafter of their lives, doing the best with what they have left.
To Live is to Fight
Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
To Live is to Fight is a collection of four fictional short stories that have been written throughout Amber's college career. The short stories range from horror and uncertainty to self-motivate and insecurity. They're brought together by an underlying theme in each of the stories: The unexpected struggles that life can dish out and how one's actions can determine the outcome.
The Passion of Jazz and Other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
This collection of short stories by Nicholas Bridgman delves into finding beauty and love in unexpected places, including when young classical musicians develop a passion for jazz and for each other, vacations to the Grand Canyon and Ireland go horribly wrong, a grandfather sends his grandson a gift from beyond the grave, and a man with schizophrenia finds himself incarcerated.
A Novella Idea
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Biographical
Agent A~O (Al Nino) texts Agent 33 (the author) out of the blue on an overcast February day in Charlotte, requesting 'ideas'. He then calls Agent 33 to learn more about an upcoming novella involving sex robots. Al seems to be high on something and is very intrigued by the whole concept of sex robots. He keeps up the questioning, interspersed with zingers, to fish out Agent 33's 'angle' of attack.
Stories From a Bar With No Doorknobs
Price: Free! Words: 134,880. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Stories From a Bar With No Doorknobs is a short fiction anthology, drinking companion, sexual albatross and your keys to the asylum. Don't say you weren't warned.
Flash! Vol. 1
Price: Free! Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Brady Koch's abbreviated murders, tiny apocalypses, and weird happenstance are all collected in Flash! Vol. 1. These 50 stories are exercises in horror, sci-fi, crime and the unusual all distilled down to the essential components of storytelling. Cannibals, criminals, and the curious will all find something to like in these brief, dark tales.