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"Funny Fungal Diplomacy" and Other Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Diverse fictional adventures with funny bones. A diplomat’s sudden great weight gain puts her mission in danger. A woman being hassled using look-alikes plays the same game. What might be a boulder - or a spaceship - flies away and the chase it on. The military and industry are interested in what might be a virus that makes clothing dance on its own.
"A Simple Defense" And Other Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 120,330. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four novellas about: A Beast that can’t survive in visible form in the light; A creature that awakens every 150 years to feed and learn to pass as human; That the how-to directions for calling up monsters from other dimensions don’t tell how to then control them; and people partying and then dying as they most feared they would.
"Action In Motion" and Other Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 117,070. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In these stories keeping someone’s location secret is critical to someone else’s plans. Kidnappers hide their victim by riding the subways with him as their demands are considered. A man murdered by a drug gang testifies against them. A foreign dictator is thwarted by hiding the diplomat he wants to kill. Someone uses his bank safe deposit box to kill a man - then gets copycat payback.
Paper Boat: Discovering India with a Master Storyteller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,600. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Appreciate the incredible history and culture of India through the fascinating tales of Kerkhoff and Pejathaya. Both write with remarkable feeling as they interweave Indian experiences. Their stories offer a refreshing look at a remarkable country, its people, customs and its maze of religious proclivity.
Lies & Ugliness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,820. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Brian Hodge's most far-reaching collection yet, 150,000 words chronicling the people, places, and things that his readers have come to expect, but never predict: The dancer who becomes the latest repository for the fervent sexuality that fueled the world’s most ancient cities. The serial killer whose grasp of media symbiosis puts him light-years ahead of the law.
Absent Company
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
ABSENT COMPANY collects two of Steve Rasnic Tem’s early books of ghostly, supernatural tales: the 33 stories in The Far Side of the Lake combined with his haunting exploration of the intersection of reality and delusion, the novelette Among the Living. “It’s not uncommon to believe yourself awake when you are, in fact, sleeping. Far less common is to believe yourself sleeping when you are awake."
Mad Dog Summer & Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Joe Lansdale returns with his characteristic dark take on the horrors that lurk beneath the surface of mundane life in this collection of short stories and novellas. Originally available only in limited-edition hardcover, these tales run the gamut from devilish fantasy to twisted courtroom drama to vampire-robot western.
Blood Samples: Tales of Horror, Crime, and Dark Fantasy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,540. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
From Jay Bonansinga, author of The Walking Dead: The Road to Woodbury and The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor, comes a collection of short stories and novellas that span a number of genres. Included in this collection of tales of horror, dark fantasy, crime/noir, and dark erotica.

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