Short Stories

A short story is a short work of prose fiction. It may be in any genre of fiction, and the exact definition of "short" will often depend on the genre.

Short stories are often collected together with other short stories, poetry, art, and/or essays in order to form a larger book, although it is becoming more common for short stories to be released as stand-alone ebooks.

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Night Shift (Kate Daniels, #6.5; SPI Files, # 0.5; Psy-Changeling, #12.5)
The Unspeakable: And Other Subjects of Discussion
The Witch Must Burn (Dorothy Must Die, #0.2)
Let Me Be Frank With You
Dead But Not Forgotten: Stories from the World of Sookie Stackhouse
In the Company of Sherlock Holmes: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon
Seek (Delirious, #0.5)
Something Rich and Strange: Selected Stories
Lilith (Lucifer's Legion Motorcycle Club #1)
Bonfire Night (Lady Julia Grey, #5.7)
That Night (One Night Stand, #1)
Half Lies (The Half Bad Trilogy, #0.5)
Two of Us (The Lonely Hearts Club, #1.2)
From Me to You (The Lonely Hearts Club, #1.3)

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  • Country of Unknown Origin by Myla Stauber
    Country of Unknown Origin: Stories
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    This is my second book, a collection of short fiction.

    Stories include “Country of Unknown Origin,” a legacy of the Vietnam war’s impact on its modern…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Nov 02 - Dec 28, 2014
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  • Corridors by Michael Galloway
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    An inventor must use his wits and a box of electronic dragonflies to defeat a rival bent on revenge. To cheat death, a scientist uploads his mind onli…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Dec 15 - Dec 28, 2014
    4 copies available, 254 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • According to Adam by Beryl Belsky
    According to Adam: More Stories from The Writer's Drawer (The Writer's Drawer Book Series #2)
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    Release date: Dec 03, 2014
    An international potpourri of twenty-one short stories from many parts of the world, According to Adam is the second volume in The Writer’s Drawer Boo…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Dec 20 - Dec 30, 2014
    2 copies available, 198 people requesting
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    One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories
    Through the Woods
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