Books tagged: contemporary short story

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Impressions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 24, 2017 by Quarter Castle Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Arnold White is desperate to find a job. His long-time girlfriend is through financing his life and is threatening to leave if he doesn’t find something soon. When the owner of a prestigious company offers him a job interview, Arnold feels his luck is changing. In a reckless move to land the job, Arnold tells his potential new boss what he wants to hear, sprinkled with a few white lies.
Als das letzte Blatt fiel...
Pre-release—available January 7, 2018. Price: $1.50 USD. Language: German. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Kleine Liebesgeschichten und Gedichte über die Liebe. Eine Hommage an die großen Gefühle ohne Gefühlsduselei. (Erscheint vorerst nur in Deutsch). Una raccolta di racconti e poesie su quell'unico soggetto il mondo gira sempre intorno. Un saluto a quella grande emozione, senza essere banale. (Attualmente, disponibile in tedesco) A mix of short-stories and poems about love. (avail. only in German)
Defending the Dragonlady
Series: DataMatch. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,510. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Boroughs. 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.
A Few Strange Matters: Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Ryer Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
8 off-beat short stories from award-winning author Robin Brande. A mash-up of contemporary, science fiction, fantasy, and fable. Includes the stories: Brindle; Flasher; Nude, Smiling; A Skip of the Mind; The Girl Who Can Program High School; A Kindness, Really; Two-Eyes; and Thanks to the Perv in the Hardware Store.
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.
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.
For Absent Friends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,500. 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...?
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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?
A Tale of Romance
Series: All Earnest Long's Fiction, Book 3 ยท Sex and Relationship Fiction, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A Tale of Romance is a traditional story of romance, yet a new take on the Troubadours. Really, it is boy meets girl, but with one or two twists. A wonderful love story. And one that might have a happy ending. The reader will see if they do live happily ever after or they don’t. They might.