Books tagged: short fiction

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Awake
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Jack Watson has a secret that he hides even from himself.
Ilu'itanu
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00)
"In the busy hours of the day, when the clamour of human existence is at its uttermost, the voice of the ocean is diminished to little more than an ambient murmuration; but at night, when all has settled, she rises up and roars so all can hear. Her words are eternal and full of mystery, sometimes soothing, but at other times resounding ancient horrors..."
Moments of Silence: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(3.50)
First published in the literary journal Waves, T. W. King's "Moments of Silence" is an eerie and heartwarming tale of love beyond the boundaries of death.
Ends
Price: Free! Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
What could tomorrow be like if we all sacrificed for something we believe in?
Left Coast Karma
Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
I ended up back by the bar, but Kevin and his friends were gone—vanished into a crowd of painfully cool Karma drones. I was about to go track him down when someone spoke at my elbow. “It’s all fake, you know.”
Electric Literature no.1
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 27,900. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2009 by Electric Literature. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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Electric Literature is just that, electric - five great stories that grab you. Our Summer 2009 debut anthology features the first published excerpt from Michael Cunningham's (The Hours) forthcoming novel. This issue also features new fiction by Jim Shepard, T Cooper, Lydia Millet and Diana Wagman. These stories are charged with wit, incident, and emotional gravity right from the first sentence.
A Turn of Curses
You set the price! Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2009 by Prairie Star Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Nineteen year old Selina has a life many would love–praised, served, and spoiled. The only problem is she didn't choose that life, because it comes with a heavy price. She will soon die, like all Healers, when the mark of Y'dom completes its pattern around her neck, and hers is nearly complete. She has one chance for adventure, one that could save her life.
GIRL TROUBLE: Five Shorts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,430. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009 by Fifth Column Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
KINDLE BESTSELLER: Joan Majors is in her own words a faithless bragging womanizer, but when she meets sexy first-timer and new divorcee Annette Martinaeau she falls head over high heels in love and vows to mend those wicked ways. That's good news to Annette because if there's anything in the world she really can't stand it's a faithless bragging womanizer. Especially one itching to get her in bed.
The Suffering of Being Kafka
Price: Free! Words: 44,530. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A second volume of short stories and poetry translated from the Hebrew.
Flowers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,450. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
"Always surprises and always entertains."--Jonathan Maberry, ROT AND RUIN A fantasy collection for young adults. Contains the Writers of the Future Award-winning story "The Vampire Shortstop" and other 11 other tales of fantasy and the supernatural, including the Makers series in which children control the essential forces of the world. www.hauntedcomputer.com