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Frost Fire Worlds: November 2017
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2017 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
Codex Rosmanicus: Twelve Tales of Enchantment ~Compiled by Jaren the Traveller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Codex Rosmanicus: Twelve Tales of Enchantment Compiled by Jaren the Traveller The literature of the past fascinates the modern reader. Part of this fascination is the paradox of the time and distance that creates a sense of the alien while remaining relevant in the present. Such literature is both ancient and modern. Some of the most interesting examples of such work can be found in the c
Fetish and Other Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,380. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017 by Babylon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Okataloa County, Oklahoma is anything but a sleepy town these days. Special-needs ghost Billy Craig haunts the Pen & Quill Writing Society, while across town Janice Lynn solves her crisis by winning self-respect and a lime-green Volkswagen. Celebrity billionaires and Brangelina updates, always one click and inbox away, are virtual distractions as these female protagonists confront life's storms.
Calories (A Diana Andrews Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Can't a working girl make a few dollars on Thanksgiving without tripping over a murder victim and taking heat from the cops? Prostitute Diana Andrews should know by now--the answer is always no! A holiday short story from the author of The Retro Look and Value for the Money.
Beauty of This and That
Price: Free! Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban
"Beauty of This and That" is a collection of 6 flash fiction short stories that describe details and scenarios ranging from the mundane to the macabre, or to the shockingly violent. The setting is an unforgiving Los Angeles, or dream states with dire imagery steeped in the stressful world of the city. The characters are average people in typical predicaments -- or harrowing situations.
Halloween is Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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When his enigmatic partner takes off on an annual fishing trip, City of Angeles gumshoe Barry Fitzgerald is left to handle an All Hallows’ Eve kidnapping case on his own. The victim? A murdered millionaire’s penny-pinching son and heir. The culprit? That’s where it gets tricky. According to the missing man’s sister, vampires are behind Patrick O’Flaherty’s disappearance.
American Frontier Short Stories, 1800's Vol. l
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This novel contains seventeen adventure packed short stories about the American West in the nineteenth century and the people who settled the vast continent. All tales are based on historical events and relay the confrontation of settlers with struggles against man and nature. Native Americans encountered the full onslaught of migrating settlers, and several tales speak of their plight.
The Christmas Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
This collection of stories were written mostly with traditional seasonal themes, some more so than others, but all were written at that time of year. They are surprisingly variant and in their styles and content, both engaging and easy to read.
Prime Cuts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The stories in this collection, for the most part, are built around a grain of truth—bits of memory that are floating around somewhere in my subconscious and occasionally come suddenly flooding to mind. And the memories are not always pleasant.
Stories from Lone Moon Creek: Meanderings
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,740. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2017 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Agnes and Marjory continue to stay at the forefront of each story, maintaining a standard of goodness and ethics in the tumultuous stream of relativism and disconnectedness. The stories reflect the continuity of small towns and the people who live in them.