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Rebirth of the American Short Story by D. L. Simpson
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Dead Dreams Book 1 - A Young Adult Psychological Thriller by Emma Right
2014 Reader's Favorite Gold Award Winner for YA Mystery, Dead Dreams, Book 1, is a psychological thriller that will take you on a roller coaster and keep you asking for more. For readers 13 & up. Eighteen-year-old Brie O'Mara has so much going for her: a loving family in the sidelines, an heiress for a roommate, and dreams that might just come true. Big dreams--of going to acting school, finishing college and making a name [...]
 
Come As You Are - A Short Novel and Nine Stories by Steven Ramirez
"Ivan's innocent and unwitting flirtation with the demonic is first-rate supernatural horror. Ramirez's characters are beautifully defined, particularly Ivan and Hershey, the school janitor, who turns out to be much more than that. His plot is beautifully scripted and the suspense and supernatural dread emanating throughout this story make it impossible to put down until the last page is read." Readers' Favorite "A chilling [...]
 
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 designed for conformity and [...]
 
Black Tie Affair (Blackstone Book 4) by Rachel E Rice
Alex - "Yes, he is the most indecent, delicious, handsome, arrogant man; his blue eyes circle with dark lashes and when he stares at me, a hot wave of desire surrounds me, covering me, taking me away into his arms, where I forget I'm married to Maximilian Blackstone, the love of my life." Max - "Alex is all I've ever wanted in life, but my nature is stronger than her love, and it is calling me to the lifestyle I left behind." [...]
 
THE AXE, ALFREDO & Other Stories by Robert Mitchell
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Short American Stories by Kenny Miller
Eyelids still not heavy enough? Maybe you need a story. Not a long story. Just an interesting story that will bring those eyelids down and send you off to sleep with a smile on your face and a little warm feeling in your heart. Well, here they are. This little book is about ordinary Americans. It's Mayberry. It's Happy Days. It's just the ticket to put a smile on your face just before you turn off the reading light, give your [...]
 
The Ocean of Mrs. Nagai - Stories by Sharbari Z. Ahmed
A collection of short stories set in places as different as Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Hell's Kitchen that tell about love, displacement and the agonies of childhood. *** Sharbari Zohra Ahmed received an MA in creative writing from New York University. Her fiction has appeared in The Gettysburg Review, Caravan Magazine, Catamaran, and the Asian Pacific American Journal. Her short fiction was published in the anthologies The New [...]
 
Love Ya Baby by Gary Sanders
Love Ya Baby is five hard hitting crime, mystery, thriller, short stories. Overwhelming Love is the spark that drives every adventure. 1) ELENA ~ A rouge DEA agent, a young handsome Sheriff in a Texas border town & the powerful boss of the top drug cartel in Mexico, all want one thing more than life itself . . . Elena! The border explodes as they battle for her love. 2) CELINE ~ Nick is a cabbie on the West L.A. night shift [...]
 
These Islands Here - Short Stories of the South Pacific by Bronwyn Elsmore
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The Stolen - Two Short Stories (The Meaning Wars) by Michelle Browne
The city of Corinth is beautiful, but a cancer eats at its soul. Sarah Jean White is that cancer. The tube city is a tranquil, clean paradise--exactly the wrong place for her. She steals words, swears, and indulges in forbidden vices. When someone finally notices her heresy, her status as a threat to peace of mind will be dealt with... A strict Caste system rules dry, distant Indus. Clarice dares to break through the taboos [...]
 
Scary Stories - A Collection of Horror - Volume 1 (Chamber of Horror Series) by Billy Wells
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Welcomed - To our bedroom by J P Mahoney
Jason Darrick and Sara Niles finally marry. Certainly, a journey that wasn't easy. Family, friends, and a boyfriend create many detours and obstacles to overcome, yet, nobody was able to keep Sara from the adventures, parties, and passionate, sometimes distasteful sex Jason was well known for. Life takes a turn, sex became more than just Jason and Sara, good, bad? She has yet to decide as Sara provokes some of her own [...]
 
Short Stories and Twisted Tales by John Black
These short stories are of a variety of suspense and mystery. Read about the people in these stories and learn of their twisted fate of things unexpectedly. 1. Reflections: About a little girl and her magic crayons - 2. The Stranger: A Confederate soldier has some encounters with a odd fellow. 3. The Ultimate Game: A young teen becomes engrossed with a old video game. 4. The Last ride: A young wife tries to save their [...]
 
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 supermarket, and so on. So if [...]
 
Swan Song by Paul Worthington
How can you mend a broken heart? Sixteen-year-old Maggie has searched for the answer all her life. She's always got the best in life from her parents: new cars, fancy apartments, private schooling, the works. She has everything, except their love. Maggie is desperate, and her parents are too busy to notice and too distant to care. After years of wondering if her parents truly love her, Maggie now realizes the answer. Now, [...]
 
THE TROUSERS Parables for the 21st Century - Short Wisdom Stories by Shlomo Kalo
People have always loved parables. Parables provided a refreshing look at various situations, they handed down wisdom, and there was always the fun in revealing the truth that these stories were pointing at. In a unique blend of inspiration and imagination, prolific writer and Nobel Prize nominee, Shlomo Kalo, brings readers of all ages new, fascinating parables for modern day living in a hectic and sometimes forgetful world. [...]
 
Mysterious Darkness - Short Stories by Melvin Rivers
Night Creatures: A woman, who was almost raped, faces even more terror. Suspicion: A man who suspects his wife is having an affair, learns things aren't' always what they seems. The Transformation: A restaurant manager comes face to face with an evil he didn't bargain for. It Will Never leave You: An old woman gives a silver-coated locket that is either a blessing or a curse. Master of the Darkness: A man on his way home from [...]
 
The Riddle of Prague (QuickSilver Legacy Series) by Laura DeBruce
When 18-year-old Hana Silna travels to Prague to reclaim her family's ancestral home, she finds herself on an unexpected adventure in a city brimming with ancient secrets. She discovers a riddle by the infamous alchemist Edward Kelley that claims to lead to a long-lost flask. The contents of that flask could change the fate of the world. When a ruthless enemy kidnaps her family, Hana has to find the flask to rescue them. On [...]
 
STORYTELLER-FIERY EYES by Warren Brown
A Lost Soul Discovered Who is this mysterious Man and why had he come to Earth? He is rescued by a woman called Eva. The man is weak and is nursed to health by the woman. The stranger has no memory of who he is and so goes to find out his origins. It is later revealed to Henry that he is an extra-terrestrial called the Storyteller and he has arrived on Earth in 2070 AD to save the planet. Mission of the Storyteller William [...]
 
The Suspenseful Collection Volume One - Eight Suspenseful Short Stories Across Multiple Genres by Didi Oviatt
For Mature Readers Only: A suspenseful novel with a twist. Eight short stories, by two suspense authors, from diverse backgrounds. From opposite sides of the Atlantic these stories have been created. One author started the tale and the other ended it. No discussion, no pre-planning, but yet their stories are seamless. With just creativity and the use of writing prompts, to craft one tale, with two different writers. This [...]
 
Eye Spy series #1 by Tessa Buckley
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The Doctor's Inn - A Private Practice by N.V. Hill
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Spooky Stories by Kathryn Hollingworth
All of the short stories in this book have a supernatural or criminal element. One features a warning message, written in the condensation on a window by an unseen hand. There's a ghostly young woman rising from a river, a premonition, a spectre in a quarry, a haunted pub and much more besides; so read if you dare! Extract from the book: Trisha hated driving on the Barton road, even in the day time and would always avoid it [...]
 

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