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Book: Beltane - Ten Tales of Witchcraft by Rayne Hall, Jonathan Broughton, Debra Dunbar, ...
Ten witchcraft stories by ten authors, edited by Rayne Hall - If you meet a witch, will you know if they're the kind or the evil sort? If you hear about someone practising witchcraft, how do you judge if their magic is real? If rumours spread through your neighbourhood or mass hysteria sweeps through your community, will you be able to keep a clear head? If the only way to solve your problem is [...]
 
Book: Hero & Heroine 2 (Anthology of Short Reads) - Paranormal, Fantasy and Science Fiction Magazine by Rayne Hall
Magic. Science. Love... You'll find three novelettes, three short stories, and one novella, across the spectrum of speculative fiction. You'll find everything from Hard Science Fiction to Steamy Paranormal Romance, from Steampunk to Time Travel, from High Fantasy to Urban Fantasy. All the stories, whatever the subgenre, have Happy Endings, or at least Happy For Now endings... and although not all [...]
 
Book: Bites - Ten Tales of Vampires by Rayne Hall, Douglas Kolacki, April Grey, ...
Do you like the traditional, blood-sucking, dangerous type of vampire? Then this story collection is for you. Ten authors have created creepy, chilling, funny, thought-provoking and scary stories about dark suckers. Are vampires to be pitied for their vulnerabilities, or envied for their powers? How do we know who is a vampire? How do we know what vampires want from us? What if they are [...]
 
Book: The Hitman - A short Story by Peprah Boasiako
When The Hitman woke up on that beautiful summer day, he had no idea his life would take a turn for the worst, or was it the best? He was just a working man, earning a living as a construction worker. It was that day's chain of events that turned his heart ice-cold. Now living on the other side of the law, The Hitman is faced with saving a reputed state official's political career, as well as [...]
 
Book: Waning Metaphorically - Short Stories and Flash Fiction Collection by Michael Poeltl
"Find the key emotion; this may be all you need know to find your short story." - F. Scott Fitzgerald - "A short story is the ultimate close-up magic trick - a couple of thousand words to take you around the universe or break your heart." - Neil Gaiman - "I start novels. But something happens to them. They break up." - Alice Munro - A multi-genre anthology of short stories from the mind of [...]
 
Book: Twisted Vine - An Anthology of Short Stories and Poems by Judith Victoria Douglas
A preview of the author's work with several of her short stories and poems from her beginnings to present. A variety of genres are included with excerpts from some of her published, and soon-to-be-published novels. From flash fiction to a-little-longer short stories, there is also a story in poetic meter. There's romance, romantic suspense, Sci-fi with visions of the future and a space adventure, [...]
 
Book: Seers - Ten Tales of Clairvoyance (Ten Tales Fantasy & Horror Stories) by Rayne Hall
Is clairvoyance a gift or a curse? Imagine getting a glimpse of what the future holds, and ask yourself how you would deal with the burden of this foresight. Is it right to interfere with the pre-ordained? Is it your duty to avert the doom, or will your meddling make matters worse? Is it even possible to change the future? What if those with the power to prevent a disaster disdain your warnings? [...]
 
Book: Twisted Flash Fiction Volume 1 - An Anthology Of Really Short Stories (Coffee Break Tales) by Jaime and Raechel Faulkner
Twisted Flash Fiction (Volume 1) is a collection of ten really short stories - and we do mean really short, as each of these short fiction stories is just 500 words (which qualifies them as micro fiction). That means you can read these modern short stories whenever you have just a few spare moments - on your coffee break, on the bus on your way to work, while you're waiting in line at the bank or [...]
 
Book: Macabre Moments by Brian Bigelow
This is a horror short story anthology meant to entertain most of all. They are a collection of nightmares, eerie events, bumps in the night and of things gone very wrong. There are also two very creepy poems that have been included in this collection. In "Moonlit Night" a young couple meets a vicious little girl vampire. "Special Guests" is set during the Great Depression, two inmates escape [...]
 
Book: Hero & Heroine (Anthology of Short Reads) - Paranormal, Fantasy and Science Fiction Magazine
Courage & Honor. Exploration & Adventure. Curiosity & Discovery. Romance & Passion. Magic & Science. You'll find four novelettes, four short stories, and one novella, across the spectrum of speculative fiction. You'll find everything from Hard Science Fiction to Steamy Paranormal Romance, from Steampunk to Time Travel, from High Fantasy to Urban Fantasy. All the stories, whatever the subgenre, [...]
 
Book: Spells - Ten Tales of Magic by Rayne Hall, Cherie Reich, Tara Maya, ...
Ten short story of fantasy, edited by Rayne Hall. The authors of these ten tales have spun yarns based on the premise that magic is real, but it requires skill to harness its force, and abuse brings danger. Suspend your disbelief, and find out what happens when people use magic to gain power, healing, wisdom or love. Some stories take place in fantasy lands, others in the world you know. Some are [...]
 
Book: Horror Bent by Brian Bigelow
This collection of horror stories is intended to entertain the reader most of all. These stories run quite a gamut of themes and ideas. In these imagination excursions corpses will arise, demons will possess and there's even the birth of a demon child. So open up the book and step into a fantastic world where fact and fiction intermingle and conjoin.
 
Book: Mystery and Misadventure by M. D. Hall
"An amazing collection of short stories reminiscent of Alfred Hitchcock and Twilight Zone." - By Joyce Lazenby If you would like to hear an extract from one of the stories, The Wall, go to YouTube and enter N_Zuswv5op0 in 'search'. Stories of ordinary people who find themselves in extraordinary situations: some ghostly, some supernatural, all unwelcome. As for the man introducing the stories, [...]
 
Book: Cogwheels - Ten Tales of Steampunk (Ten Tales Fantasy and Horror Stories Book 10) by Rayne Hall
A collection of entertaining, exciting, thought-provoking stories. Explore the relationship between humankind and technology, ponder social issues and enjoy the costuming, etiquette and gadgetry of an age that never was but might have been. To celebrate the tenth volume of the Ten Tales anthologies, this book contains two bonus stories. CONTENTS - TOMMY TALES by Bob Brown - Darkness came first, [...]
 
Book: Carrigon's Horror Anthology by Julie Ann Mally
Carrigon's Horror Anthology is a small collection of horror stories written in the 90's and originally published on AOL. Several of the stories were contest winners for various writing contests there. This collection includes a few of her Sixty Second Horror Story winners, such as, A Tiny Yellow Casket and Family Traditions. And her more well known short Owly A Vampire Love Story, her award [...]
 
Book: The Passionate Romance of Lance and Regina by J.Z. Pinder
LANCE IS HAVING MARITAL PROBLEMS Lance Pisano lives with his wife, Martha, and young daughter, Amy, in a comfortable rancher in Cape Gator, a small community North of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Martha is a good wife and mother, but Lance feels he was never really in love with her. They have been drifting apart for some time and their marriage has become completely empty of passion. This story is [...]
 
Book: The Ice Cream Addiction - A mysterious herb takes over a country town. by J.Z. Pinder
"MA" CARNEY AND BORIS This lengthy story focuses on Lorna Carney, a middle-aged widow, who owns a small family dairy farm called Good Acres. Just about everyone calls Lorna, by her nickname, "Ma." The Carney farm is located near -the small country town of Colton Hollow. Ma has a mentally challenged son named Boris. Six years after the death of her beloved husband, Caleb, Ma decides to open an ice [...]
 
Book: The Traditional West - Anthology of Original Stories by The Western Fictioneers
The classic American Western returns in this collection of brand-new stories by some of the top Western writers in the world today. Robert J. Randisi, Dusty Richards, James Reasoner, Larry D. Sweazy, L.J. Washburn, Jackson Lowry, Larry Jay Martin, Kerry Newcomb, and many other members of Western Fictioneers, the only writers' organization devoted solely to traditional Western fiction, take [...]
 
Book: Echoes of Clara Avenue by Edward Farber
Take a stroll along an old, decaying, city neighborhood with its now-empty, silent hulks and imagine the people who lived there through the years. That is precisely what author Edward Farber does in his new collection of short stories, Echoes of Clara Avenue. In the collection are stories that appeared previously in literary magazines, an indication that these are not stories by a novice but by a [...]
 
Book: The Life & Times of Ichabod Brooks by Charles E. Yallowitz
Enter the world of Windemere with 11 action adventure short stories featuring a man who is out to make an honest living. Some heroes seek fame. Some seek fortune. Others simply want to save the world. Ichabod Brooks only wants to put food on the table for his family. Known and respected as the man who can get any job done, Ichabod has seen his share of adventure. Most of which have been highly [...]
 
Book: A Matter of Time - A Short Timeslip Romance by Elizabeth Bailey
A ghostly voice flips time. A dangerous chase ensues. And all for a ruby necklace. Visiting a historic mansion unexpectedly plays havoc with Meriel's mind and heart. Flung into the distant past, she struggles with confusion and a dawning, impossible attraction. Can she help Nicholas save the Presteigne heirloom? Or will the devilish machinations of Avoline and her ambitious lover prevail? Did the [...]
 
Book: Suspended In Dusk
"Disquieting and at times terrifying, SUSPENDED IN DUSK shows that horror can, and should, have substance." ~ Kaaron Warren, Shirley Jackson Award winner, and author of Slights, Mystification, Walking the Tree. "SUSPENDED IN DUSK offers a delicious assortment of chills, frights, shocks and very dark delights!" ~ Jonathan Maberry, Bram Stoker Award winner and New York Times bestselling author of [...]
 
Book: Messages - Poems and Short Stories to Live By by Gail Pallotta
Find inspiration for our hectic times in these straight-forward poems for happy and sad days. Find history, warmth and a touch of the paranormal in three stories. Getting the Goat peeks into the early 1900's when mountain life was tough. Does Mama's advice hold true today? In Stitches in Love Rose's deep love for her grandmother motivates others to share their gifts. Does Rose reap her reward? [...]
 
Book: Ten Love Tales by Stuart Aken
Gentle love stories for those who like the romance with a smile. You'll find humour, romance, love and joy here; but if you're looking for sex or erotica, this collection isn't the place for it. These are stories to leave you with a warm glow and a smile. Serendipity: Walking back through the wood, dodging muddy puddles left by the morning's deluge, he paused to watch a pair of squirrels perform [...]
 
Book: Paranormalcy - 9 Tales of Imagination by M. H. Tardiff
Explore ages past and present in this collection of short fiction, nine tales brimming with adventure and imagination, including: A time traveler serves up a unique brand of revenge... A WWI pilot encounters a living nightmare... A desperate salesman acquires godly powers... A young girl faces her fears amidst an endless winter... Plus, one never-before-published story, "The Index of Chawn Doe".
 
Book: Reading a Writer's Mind - Exploring Short Fiction - First Thought to Finished Story by Linda Acaster
"...I place this one alongside the excellent Dorothea Brande's book ['Becoming A Writer'], and Stephen King's 'On Writing', both of which have been formative in my writing..." - Stuart Aken, author of 'The Methuselah Strain'. "...Her thinking on characterisation is especially enlightening..." - PF Field (Amazon UK reviewer) Wordcount: 53,700 approx - Written by the author of over seventy [...]
 
Book: From a Foreign Shore - Stories of History and Alternate History by Andrew Knighton
What if someone had conquered the Vikings, someone claiming to be their gods? What if King Arthur's knights met a very different metal-clad warrior? What if you were ordered to execute a statue, and hanging just didn't seem to work? These short stories explore different aspects of history, some of them grounded in reality, some alternative takes on the past as we know it. Stories of daring and [...]
 
Book: Haunted - Ten Tales of Ghosts by Rayne Hall, Jonathan Broughton, April Grey, ...
Exciting, spooky and scary stories for everyone, edited by Rayne Hall. Ten authors spin creepy yarns, each with a different writing style and a different way of telling a story. Allow these fantasy and horror stories to haunt you, and see which story resonates most with you. 1. GHOSTS CAN BLEED by Tracie McBride - Ghosts can bleed. Maurice knows, because he is one. 2. DANCERS by William Meikle - [...]
 
Book: My Most Valuable Possession by Obelia Akanke
My Most Valuable possession is an updated short story originally written in 2008. I decided to write a story of what might be possible if we could see what we feel. Nicholle's plans come to a screeching halt when her treasure is destroyed. Everything she knows is wrapped in it. When David, a man she bumps into, offers to help, Nicholle hangs onto the hope that restoration can happen. I added this [...]
 
Book: Vampire Morsels - Short Story Collection - From the world of Amaranthine by Joleene Naylor
Hungry for vampire fiction that goes deeper than the usual maniacal laugh? In these seventeen morsels, you'll discover a myriad of vampires: some are cruel, some are kind, and some just want a quiet evening. Among the offerings you'll meet:Claudius: A fresh vampire, Claude has only one thing on his mind: revenge. With the help of his new coven, he'll make his father pay.Kariss: When tending her [...]
 
Book: Ino's Love - A Short Story by Marianne Sciucco
Sometimes the people who love us best are not family. Elderly Ino prepares a delicious Italian Christmas Eve feast for her successful CEO son, but when he's too busy to spend the holiday with his mother she shares her dinner and gifts with her home health aide. A heartwarming story about giving and forgiveness.
 
Book: Behind the Lines - An anthology of short stories by Ian Patrick
A young man coming of age as he undergoes basic military training. Stories drawn from real-world experience, with the anti-hero transforming from awkward teenager to young adult as he tries to outwit those in authority. These eight short stories are hilarious, serious, whimsical, and entertaining, providing insights into a young man's search for identity and independence within a military system [...]
 
Book: Everyone Has A Story - Anthology Two by The Story Mint
'Everyone Has a Story, Anthology Two', is an anthology of collaboratively written stories by authors around the world. Every chapter is crafted by a writer who aims to eventually be a published author. In the stories you will meet incorrigible characters such as the manipulative Clarke in '640 Express' or Summer who is mysteriously abducted in 'The Assault'. In 'The Diary of Pearl Farrell', Pearl [...]
 
Book: Pride and Sensuality - A Darcy and Elizabeth Short Story by P. O. Dixon
"Falling in love with Mr. Darcy became so easy once she had made a start." ~ A lighthearted, whimsical, entertaining, yet ever so sensual tale of Darcy and Elizabeth's pleasurable pursuits pending their nuptials. ~ With his mind agreeably engaged on the pleasures that await him once he and his dearest, loveliest Elizabeth are man and wife, Darcy's patience wanes, and he begins to wonder if he [...]
 
Book: Anthology of Short Scripts Volume 1 by Robert Marquiss
Whatever I think about I write down. I have a number of shorts kicking around that I wrote up as scripts. I picked the best seven (my opinion) to present in this collection. In it you will find: THE VISITOR: If you've permanently injured a loved one, what should you do about it? JACK THE PLUMBER: How do you make your target pay for his own assassination? MR. PORTER: What could happen if your dead [...]
 


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