Books tagged: short fiction

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Voices of the Dead
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
A surreal psychological horror/thriller short story based in a medieval fantasy setting about a woman exploring an abandoned cathedral of the dead, in search of an old enemy.
Worlds Between My Teeth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A dream you can't wake up from. A cruel game you never wished you played. An enormous shadow living beneath your lake. An invasion of your world.
From the Storm
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » General
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From the Storm is a psychological thriller/horror short story based in a medieval fantasy setting about a woman seeking vengeance on a diabolical man leading a small army. Only, what she finds at the end of her journey is far from what she expected.
Uncle Eddie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Grace doesn’t understand why Mama always drags her to see her creepy Uncle Eddie. The victim of a horrific gunshot wound, Uncle Eddie is literally missing half of his brain. The devastating injury has left him near-catatonic, with only some basic motor functions and cognitive ability. But is there more to Uncle Eddie than meets the eye? As Grace will discover, not all ghosts are dead.
Love and Crime: Stories
Pre-release—available May 1, 2017. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
Loves big and small, crimes forgiven or avenged. These are the themes that drive the eleven diverse stories in this new collection of psychological suspense from award-winning storyteller V.S. Kemanis. While the endings to these tales are not always sweet or predictable, and self-deception is rarely rewarded, the lessons come down hard and are well learned.
Grandchildren Returning Their Spoils
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ben Cane has outlived the world, and so he waits for his ailing grandchild to deliver his execution in the center of that room surrounded by glass walls. Every bone in his body throbs with arthritis. His guts burn after so many rounds of chemotherapy and radiation. And mercy is the last thing Ben desires at the end of the world.
Jack Box
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2017 by Frith Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Raymond Fuller’s store shelves more than deli meat and potato chips. Raymond’s ghost lingers between the aisles, and when an old, living friend pays a visit, Ray is forced to relive the past. And payment is due.
Southern Secrets
Pre-release—available April 22, 2017. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Keeping secrets can shatter hearts…Against her better judgement, Carrie Rodgers pretends she’s her twin sister while being escorted to a children’s hospital gala by Rick Marshall, an up and coming real estate developer in Atlanta. What she didn’t count as her sister’s substitute is a night of passion.
Old Tanya Gillock (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The story of an impoverished old woman who is paid a nighttime visit by the devil himself, who offers her a life of luxury in exchange for her soul.
The Flame of the North
Series: North, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Ten-year-old Mica hates the cold. Yet he’s bound by duty—and prophecy—to rule over the City of Winter as his grandfather’s heir. All signs seem to indicate that something is wrong and the reappearance of the Yuki-Onna in the Painted Hall is an additional worrisome detail… The Flame of the North (North #2) follows Danis & Hana’s son as he attempts to fulfil the last portion of Dragon’s Prophecy.