Books tagged: contemporary short story

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3Ef476053
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A short story from the "Paul McCartney's Coat and Other Stories" collection with a unique twist. For Keith it was just an other ordinary day in the office... or was it?
For Absent Friends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » General
When retired widower Ted notices a weather worn and neglected wooden bench in his local churchyard he resolves to restore it to its former glory. Once he does this however, he meets Veronica, and from then on nothing in his life would be the same again, which leaves him with a rather delicate question. Is it ever really too late to find love...?
Feet First
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Jemma covets. Gorgeous hair. Designer shoes. Flawless skin. Successful hubby. Convinced the goods bait the boy, she’s goin’ fishin’. But her lacking finances and nonexistent prospects are cramping her style. Desperation and sticky fingers have combined forces, but what now? Originally published in Talking River, Spring 2010.
Dreamathon: A Contemporary Short Story
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Our lives are very much like our dreams. Our dreams can create an environment in which we pursue goals. Dreams tell us where we might want to go in life.
Truth or Dare?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A tequila-fuelled game of Truth or Dare is not Dani’s idea of fun, but when Cameron, the jerk who rejected her a year ago, is the one provoking her into playing, how can she say no? Not that he’s giving her the option in the first place. Will a dare give Dani the courage she needs to tell Cameron the truth?
Two Blocks East
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
"Two blocks East." Sometimes direction comes when you least expect it. "Two blocks East." When his beard suddenly started speaking, he felt he had no choice but to do what it said. Two blocks east and his life changed forever. This "Short Pants" story from Happy Pants Books is a quick and moving tale of a man getting a second chance that was as plain as the beard on his face.
Defending the Dragonlady
Series: DataMatch. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,510. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Chris Lachey is about to find out that there are far scarier things than planning the office Halloween ball—like sinister pranks, death, arrests, and falling in love with your coolly beautiful boss, the company’s feared Dragonlady.