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Lucky Justice: 3 Crime Stories
By Teresa Hubley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: Fiction
Lady Justice and Lady Luck duke it out for the fates of 3 parties in search of the Lady “Fortune” in this story collection. In “Luck Be a Lady,” two escaped criminals have it made until they take the wrong turn. In “Let Them Eat Cake,” a hired killer considers one more risky job. In “the Desk Audit,” a team of investigators trails a fraudster ready to reply with force.
Hide-n-Go-Coffin and Other Short Stories
By MJ Ware
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011. Category: Fiction
Includes 3 'terrorific' short stories. Playing hide-and-seek in a cemetery is disrespectful. When it happens to be cursed, it can be deadly. Includes bonus stories: Brother's Keeper - Zack would be wise to spend less time looking for his missing sled & more worrying about what's lurking outside. Grandpa's suits - A game of spin-the-bottle with the school pervert isn't a bright idea.
The Umbrella's Shade and Other Award-winning Stories from the Stringybark Short Story Award
By David Vernon
Price: Free! Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Fiction
This unique anthology brings together 27 short stories from established and first-time writers. The themes are many and varied. They are united by a common passion and curiosity for exploring the Australian character and how Australia’s big, broad land affects those who live here. Dip your toe in and sample the very best entries in the Stringybark Short Story Award.
Spinneyhead Shorts 2 - Fast Fictions
By Ian Pattinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
Thirteen tales- from flash fiction to short stories- from Ian Pattinson. Encounter battling aliens, creepy graffiti, combat rats and the US Navy's least popular ship, amongst others. What they lack in words, these stories make up for in ideas.
Life Knots
By Terry Hayman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction
From Greek slaves to grieving grocery shoppers, everyone has a life knot or two to struggle through. Join a man who meets a talking dog, a prostitute who witnesses Houdini's murder, a painter committed to painting just one neighborhood,and more. Contains “The Grocery Zoo Story”, “Observe, If You Will...”, “One Place”, “Never His Sword”, and "The Rock.
Scribings, Volume 1
By Jamie Belanger
Series: Scribings, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,630. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by Lost Luggage Studios, LLC. Category: Fiction
Scribings, Vol 1 is the first volume of short stories compiled by the Greater Portland Scribists, a group of speculative fiction writers in the Portland, Maine area. This compilation contains eleven pieces of fiction written by members Lee Patterson; Cynthia Ravinski, MA; Jamie Alan Belanger; and Richard Veysey.
Fictional Times - A fabulous anthology of wondrous stories
By Christian Abresch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction
A child suddenly remembers his past lives in full, a young man wakes up after a ten years lasting sleep, a man relates his encounter with an immortal, and somebody is faced with the possibility of changing the past to save the one he loves but has to pay a price for it... What if time were not the mysterious dimension we think it to be now? This anthology holds eight intriguing stories.
The Best of Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine, Year Two
By Scott H. Andrews (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,320. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011 by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Category: Fiction
Sixteen more short stories of literary adventure fantasy from Beneath Ceaseless Skies online magazine. Authors include Marie Brennan, Aliette de Bodard, Saladin Ahmed, and Rachel Swirsky. Includes "The Isthmus Variation" by Kris Millering, named to Locus's 2010 Recommended Reading List, and "The Pirate Captain's Daughter" by Yoon Ha Lee, a Finalist for the 2010 WSFA Small Press Award.
A to Z Stories of Life and Death
By D Biswas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction
How do you judge a teacher toying with the sexuality of her teenaged student? A boy who decides to murder his mother? What thoughts rage inside a pedophile serial killer before he shoots himself? These are some of the premises of 26 stories of life and death, based on the 26 letters of the alphabet. They question the concepts of beauty, truth, and morality, by revealing the face of the other side.
Violence: The Collection
By Kenneth Guthrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction
This is a short compilation of my most violent short stories. There is the violent bully of a student that leads to the deaths of many, the torment wife who just can’t take it anymore, the Scottish looter fighting to avoid capture, the sniper and his violent hunt for the girl that blew him off and the gangster on the run from the cops. It’s five of my most hardcore stories in one book!