Books tagged: contemporary short stories

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Life Knots
By Terry Hayman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction
From Greek slaves to grieving grocery shoppers, everyone has a life knot or two to struggle through. Join a man who meets a talking dog, a prostitute who witnesses Houdini's murder, a painter committed to painting just one neighborhood,and more. Contains “The Grocery Zoo Story”, “Observe, If You Will...”, “One Place”, “Never His Sword”, and "The Rock.
Tales of Summer Romance
By Fiction Flurry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,550. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Fiction
Dip your toes into a collection of short stories that will warm your heart like a sunny day at the beach. Tales of falling in love and finding romance that mends the broken heart, romance that's just for fun, romance from days gone by and romance that lasts forever. Summertime is heating up, so grab a cool drink, kick back and get swept away by a flurry of summer romance.
Footprints
By Shauna Bickley
Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
Four short stories that explore the hidden territory within apparently ordinary lives. They look at the events that shape those lives, and the triggers for seemingly random actions.
The Lizard's Tail
By Janet Miller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction
A collection of short humorous contemporary romance stories including: • The Lizard's Tail • The Woman Who Couldn't Say No • Cupid's Last Arrow • The Great Hamster Hunt • Just A Little Christmas
Deceiving Derek
By Cindy Procter-King
Series: Love and Other Calamities, Story 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction
Sassy Shorts! Fun, Quick Reads. Love & Other Calamities, Story 1. Lingerie designer Lacey DeMarco livens up her life by finagling an unsuspecting police detective into attending a funky bridal shower. She needs one last item to complete a scavenger hunt list, and handsome cop Derek McAllister is it. But a little trickery is at work. Both Lacey and Derek are being hoodwinked…in the name of love.
Killer Storm
By Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction
Twelve years after a once in a hundred year super storm, Hurricane Tammy suddenly changed direction and headed towards New York, on election day.Whilst a combination of freak conditions exaggerated the impact of the storm, its impact would change the direction of American society as its citizens finally got the message from Mother Nature.
Twenty Short Stories
By Clive Zietman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction
This is an eclectic and diverse collection of twenty very short stories - each one very easy to read and an ideal travelling companion, especially for people on short journeys or train commuters. The stories range from gruesome and creepy to apocalyptic and heart-warming, most carrying a well-hidden twist.
Under the Willow Tree and Other Stories
By Jeremy Perry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,400. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction
Contained within are ten stories that feature a cast of emotionally charged characters who deal with the difficulties of life the only way they themselves know how. Some of these tales are honed with a psychological edge and sprinkled with a dash of dark humor, while others cross over into the realms of tragedy, coming of age, and the paranormal.