Books tagged: literary short fiction

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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Art agent Madeline is stalking a brilliant Parisian painter with an impossible story attached to his name. But when she finds him, the truth is even more heart-rending than the myth.
Stories from the Edges - A LongShortStories Collection
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this 2011 ebook debut collection of Wayne C. Long’s 34 miniature masterpieces, discerning adult short story readers will thrill to a rollicking roller coaster ride of fiction genres: literary, sci-fi, romance, dark humor, fantasy, Native American, and military. Add in cutting-edge stories that aggressively resist straitjacketing and you have the breakout Stories from the Edges.
The Gift
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
"What sharp teeth you have!" Grandmother says to the child who brings a precious but unwanted gift.
Communion Is a Kiss: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dr. Dante Petrocchi-Bianchi spends his days treating Alzheimer’s patients and studying God, but he whiles away his nights in Roman nightclubs, picking up different beautiful women. When he discovers that one of his conquests is his big game hunter boss’s new trophy wife, Dante’s wild lifestyle becomes dangerous. Will his treacherous games end in his murder, or can he stop playing sexual roulette?
Caterwaul
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
There are spiders in the fudge. Why? Leonard doesn’t know, but he suspects Faust, his girlfriend’s cat, may have something to do with it. Caterwaul, a short tale of teleporting felines and crazy, one-eyed fiends answers the question: what lies beyond the bathroom mirror?
Shadow Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Disillusioned, Monika Lenz needs to escape. From the city. From her job. From deceitful lovers. A year in a Sierra Nevada mountain cabin should bring the attractive fifty-year-old back on track. There, she hopes to find beauty and serenity and peace. When shadows invade her sanctuary, she fails to cope. Foreboding and relentless, they grasp at her. Can she find love at last?
Nothing Perpetual: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Have Zach’s passive aggressive tendencies really led him to this? In the middle of the night. Down on his knees. A pair of scissors in his hand. Cutting a hole in his teenage daughter’s beanbag. . . . Perhaps he should get professional help after all. An off-centre, life-affirming story. Nothing Perpetual: A Short Story.
The Unlikely Bibles: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
On a drunken whim, Terrance makes a bet he lives to regret. To find the most bizarre theatrical act possible. And make money out of them. But when he stumbles across The Unlikely Bibles, it seems he’s struck gold. Or opened up a whole new world of problems . . . A story haunted by the past, and yet driven by an overwhelming urge to move forward. The Unlikely Bibles: A Short Story.