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Anthology of Short Stories From Authors Glenn C. and Sasha Gabriel by GlennAndSasha Gabriel
Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction(5.00 from 8 reviews)
An Anthology of authors short stories from 2011. You asked for them all in one convenient file and here they are… all fourteen of them! Thank you for requesting them, and for all your support.
Body-Smith 401 And Twenty Other Stories by Harvey Stanbrough
Series: StoneThread Anthologies, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Edited (not authored) by Harvey Stanbrough. Body-Smith 401 and twenty other stories is dedicated to the memory of Ray Bradbury, who passed from among us on June 5, 2012, after having taught many of us a simple truth: “Jump, and you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fall.” You were right. Thanks, Ray.
Vector (The Extraterrestrial Anthology, Volume I: Temblar) by Mark Aragona
Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011 by Dangereye Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Yaneth is a dying planet. Its inhabitants, the Marak, have sent their best and brightest scientists, navigators, and spies to investigate a potential new home: Earth. Something goes terribly wrong resulting in life-or-death conflict for both species. Vector is a story about betrayal, loyalty, and the struggle for survival, all told through the eyes of one Kusa awaiting his death sentence.
Totally Amazing Spider Tales by Rogena Mitchell-Jones, Fiona Woodhead (contributing author), Ian C Douglas, John Ferris (contributing author), L.A. Richards (contributing author), Tracey Renae (contributing author), Lynette Teachout (contributing author), Misha Herwin (contributing author), & Simon W Best (contributing author)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Rogena Mitchell-Jones. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Settle down, boys and girls, and prepare for twisted tales of fun delights! We have here a selection of scary stories to keep you up all night! EIGHT fantastic, spine-tingling short stories from the hairiest and scariest writers who have given you something to sink your teeth into! Dare you read it? Make sure the lights are on and that you are ready for a hairy-legged ride!
BestsellerBound Short Story Anthology Volume 2 by Darcia Helle
Price: Free! Words: 27,300. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A collection of tales by a variety of authors.
The Transformation Project -- West Michigan Word Weaver Anthology by West Michigan Word Weavers
Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 44,890. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2013 by Concerning Life Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(5.00 from 3 reviews)
We call ourselves Word Weavers. You can find people like us all over the globe or online at www.word-weavers.com, but our group happens to congregate in West Michigan. The threads that tie us together are few but strong. We love God. We love words. We have something to say. And, for this collection of work, we have examined some of the greater moments of transformation in our own lives.
The Halloween Collection by The Eclective
Price: Free! Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Indie Eclective: What is it, who are they, and why can they spell neither “eclectic” nor “collective” correctly? The Indie Eclective is an ensemble of authors operating under the assumption that Readers like Good Books. The Halloween Collection showcases spooky reads from nine very different authors.
Biohazard by MultipleAuthors1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012 by BeanPods Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Modern aircraft enable travel from any major city, USA to Africa or the Pacific Rim in only 15 hours. Given the sheer volume of traffic and connections from these airports, a pathogen brought in from abroad could infect most major American cities in a matter of days. Nine authors allow us a peek into their world during such such a crisis. Laugh, cry, gasp, and cringe along with them.
Electric Literature No. 3 by Electric Literature
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Aimee Bender introduces us to a woman unable to sleep with her husband without payment, Matt Sumell's protagonist is capable of anything but can save no one, Rick Moody charts the rise an fall of a romance via Twitter, Patrick deWitt presents a bleak, funny tale of 2 movers who are going nowhere, and Jenny Offill chronicles the the the awkward vigil of a man caring for his terminally ill ex-wife.
Aurealis #49 by Michael Pryor (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,620. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This issue of the Australian magazine of fantasy, science fiction and horror, edited by Michael Pryor, features Sean McMullen, a doyen of Australian SF, and his hard-hitting ‘The First Boat'. In addition to the usual news and reviews, rising star Jason Fischer makes a splash with his slashingly good ‘Rolling for Fetch’ and Crisetta MacLeod probes the world of epublishing with Greig Beck.
Dare to Bare: Exposing Female Fantasy by Rose Maru
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships » Sexual behavior(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Extraordinary, everyday women open up and reveal erotically charged tales from where you least expect: a sensual, real-life world all around you; confessions from the girl next door, who unbeknownst to you is a latent wild-woman, ready to explode.
A Gentleman and a Scholar by David Vernon
Price: $3.99 $2.99 USD. (25% off!) Words: 49,660. Language: Australian English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Thirty-four short stories are show-cased in this marvellous anthology created from the winning stories in the Stringybark 'Dog Eat Dog' Short Story Award 2017. Inspired by the titles of clichés, not one of these stories is a cliché. Fresh, imaginative and often funny, this is a wonderful Stringybark Stories anthology
Of Words and Water - 2014 by Jay Howard, Angelica Pangan, Annie Harmon, Barry Gray, Charlton Daines, Elizabeth Los, Gloria Ng, Jaq D. Hawkins, Jason Parent, K.A. Krisko, Kerry Dwyer, Lara Biyuts, Mark Bell, Neel Kay, Rohit Arora, Ryan Stone, Sylvie Nickels, George Gould, Raissa Falgui, & Steve Donoso
Series: Of Words and Water, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Words and Water group. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A new collection of short stories, poems and non-fiction from the talented members of the international Words and Water Group. This very high quality work, with topics ranging from a single drop of water to planetary annexation, is donated freely for you to enjoy. We hope to encourage support of WaterAid; donations, of any amount, can be made on the Group’s JustGiving page.
The Best of Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine, Year One by Scott H. Andrews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2010 by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Fourteen short stories of literary adventure fantasy from Beneath Ceaseless Skies online magazine. Features authors Marie Brennan, Richard Parks, and Campbell Award finalist Aliette de Bodard. Includes "Thieves of Silence" by Holly Phillips, named to Locus's 2009 Recommended Reading List, and "Father's Kill" by Christopher Green, winner of the 2009 Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Short Story.
Zombiefied! An Anthology of All Things Zombie by Carol Hightshoe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,620. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Zombie crime fighters, politicians, soldiers, rescuers—but a Zombie prom date or bowler? If you’re looking for Zombies, prepare to be ZOMBIEFIED! Two dozen amazing zombie stories sure to breathe life back into the Undead. If you’re looking for stories that shamble, groan, and eat brains, you’re sure to become ZOMBIEFIED. Stories by: Dayton Ward M.H Bonham Gary Jonas David Lee Summers
Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death by Four Star Writers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,990. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death" (in three parts: Memoir, Poetry, & Fiction) packs the emotional wallop of "Titanic," darkened with a dash of "Tales From the Crypt." This 10-author anthology about death and its aftershocks will sear your soul, make you laugh ... and ultimately help you heal, if you're haunted by a death that has upended your emotions in ways you never expected.
The Mystical Cat: An Anthology of All Things Feline by Dusty Rainbolt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Feline Mystique Sometimes loved, sometimes worshipped, sometimes demonized, the cat has been humankind’s companion throughout thousands of years. The mystical cat explores the magical side of the feline, helper and imp, guide and god, you’ll read 19 of the best cat stories by authors such as Lyn McConchie, Alma Alexander, Dusty Rainbolt, Cynthia Ward, S. A. Bolich, and Frog and Esther Jones
Creepier by the Dozen: Twelve Twisted Tales by Stephen Hise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,220. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Twelve short stories in the "Twilight Zone" tradition by a father, son and daughter team of writers. From an ambulance ride with a serial killer to an interrogation with an apathetic hitman, these macabre stories are designed to get your mind racing and your heart pumping.
Christmas Lites by CreativeReviewPub
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dive into a world of variety—a world of spirit with this Creative Reviews anthology. What better way to celebrate the holiday season than with some short stories that entertain and encompass the true meaning of Christmas? All proceeds of this book will be donated to the NCADV.
Impromptu: An Anthology by Scarborough Scribblers, Margaret Abela, Brenda Dow, Carolynne Fairweather, Frances Katsiaounis, Diana Kiesners, Hector King Jr., Larry Kosowan, Esther Lok, Marilyn McNeil, Darcy Miller, Maria Samurin, Betty Stewart, & Xavier Wynn Williams
Price: Free! Words: 31,710. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Join the Scarborough Scribblers as they race against time to bring you fifteen of their best impromptu short stories and poems. When you take away time and add pressure, anything can happen: an arachnid space-disaster, a streetcar adventure, lessons in overlord succession, an equine meteorological fantasy, tales of love and espionage, and more.
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