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Living There
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
A collection of short stories and prose that will take you to different places, times, states of mind and lives. 'Living There' aims to capture a moment in time that reflects a specific side of life and offer it to you to experience. It is an assortment of thoughts, views about life and short stories, come altogether, sometimes with twisted events and ends that are harsh as the life itself.
VerseInEmotion - Love Still Exists
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: British English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Some thoughts, some words, some memories, some moments, some dreams, some fiction, inspired by the elements of nature, the people who came and those that went away, some remembered, none forgotten, a few bits of my journey over some years. This book contains 40 selected poems under the theme 'love still exists'.
The Girl in the Shadows - Part 3 When the Apple is Ripe, it will Fall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,760. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Sad endings and joyous beginnings are all part of Grace's further adventures as she deals with whatever life throws at her - in her own special way. Be prepared to laugh out loud and shed some tears as Grace meets the ups and downs of rural Irish life with courage, love and hope.
The Brothers Locke - Episode 7: Cacoethes
Series: The Brothers Locke. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
With everything turned upside down, The Brothers Locke make a desperate attempt to aid their friends. Without the protection of the adults, the teens venture into the snowy northern mountains where the mysteries of The Spire are about to be unveiled.
Coffee Break Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of contemporary, wholesome short stories for all ages. Quick reads for the busy life that can be read during a coffee break or a long wait at the doctor's office.
His Grandfather's Ring
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sil lost his grandfather and a bit of himself. The directionless 40 something is cleaning his grandfather's home when he stumbles upon something wildly out of character for his grandfather; a ring. The ring is mesmerizing and Sil finds out that is so much more than a simple piece of jewelry.
On the Day of Silence: a short story
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Ruth has lost everything. Everything but her unicorn. But he doesn't trust himself around her, because he knows that if he loses control, the inner horror inside of him will rage and kill Ruth. But Ruth doesn't care. He's all she has left. Will Aaron, her unicorn, let her near? Or will he push her away forever?
Welcome to Earth
Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Ever feel like you just got off the bus from Pluto yesterday and don't recognize any of the street signs?
The Misshapen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
At the beginning of the end of time, she was there... One of acclaimed author Nicholas Ponticello's earliest works, The Misshapen originally appeared online in 2006, one of two short stories describing the dark relationship between humans and the world they've created. Nearly a decade later—and for the first time in e-book format—this revised edition offers readers a rare glimpse into the future.
Relaxing Reads - Short Stories
Series: Relaxing Reads. Price: Free! Words: 32,620. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Do you fancy a relaxing read which won't take up too much of your time? In this collection of 40 short stories, you will find something to suit any mood. Stories of love, happiness, sadness, winning, losing, even a little ghostly - all are less than 1,000 words and are written from the prompt of a given word, phrase or idea. Relax and enjoy your reading.