Books in the genre of Short stories

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Every Hour, On The Hour

J Dessarroy

How do you know who you're speaking to online? How about over SMS and MMS? In this story, the narrator is faced with a night of confusion-induced panic upon receiving bizarre messages from his sister's Facebook account. ... more info

Story about: suspense, horror fiction, technology

Complete 11 pages
119 6 0

Rating: 2

Ranking:
#46 in Horror
#109 in Short stories

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A Childhood Phone Number

J Dessarroy

When Roger finds himself dwelling on the misery that has plagued his family since the death of his younger brother, he soon is compelled to uncover the presence of a previously unknown and incomprehensible malevolence that has made its home within the shambles of his past life.... more info

Story about: horror, thriller, suspense

Complete 32 pages
201 17 2

Rating: 5

Ranking:
#47 in Horror
#110 in Short stories

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Loneliness and Reconciliation (short Story; Complete)

David Rauenzahn

One night, at the age of twenty-six, Seth decides to take his own life. He hesitates as he stands on the edge of the bridge, he hesitates, but someone pushes him off. As he falls, beneath the pain and heartache he feels, his heart cries out that he doesn't want to die. He wakes up to find a dark-hai... more info

Story about: romance, short story, psychological

Complete 45 pages
134 29 2

Rating: 0

Ranking:
#223 in Fantasy
#87 in Romantic fantasy
#112 in Short stories

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Her Story

Sasha Nehoda

Based on a true story, this is written from the perspective of a girl I met on my school bus. And she changed my life. I never expected that she would become my main inspiration in almost everything I do. She has gone through psychological abuse, domestic violence, depression, and so much more. I am... more info

Story about: inspirational, based on a true story, memoir

Complete 43 pages
260 33 0

Rating: 2

Ranking:
#114 in Short stories
#170 in Young adult

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The Last Story

Shawn J Singleton II

The Monomyth of Earth has been the keeper of humanity's stories for thousands of years. But now - the stories are disappearing, not only from his library but from his memory. He teams up with Ellecita, the deity of choice in order to discover why this is happening and to put a stop to it.... more info

Story about: science fantasy, adventure, metatextual

Complete 23 pages
206 12 2

Rating: 2

Ranking:
#121 in Short stories
#244 in Fantasy

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The three Billy goats rough

simon 1982

The three Billy goats gruff has always been one of my favourites. Now I am going to give it my twist with the goats ... more info

Story about: this is a rework of the clasic

Complete 7 pages
286 13 5

Rating: 7

Ranking:
#146 in Others
#46 in Humor
#125 in Short stories

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By The Book

Booknet Authors

Through our writer's club on Facebook - Booknet Authors we offer exclusively to our members of The Writers Club a chance to have their short stories and poems to be reviewed by their fellow peers. If this is something you would like to see happen to your book, come to Facebook and make a request to ... more info

Story about: book reviews, booknet authors, short story and poetry

Ongoing: 27 Jul 44 pages
514 9 4

Rating: 8

Ranking:
#147 in Others
#127 in Short stories

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Modern Cinderella

Крися

This story is about love, career. Inna is young lady with big dreams about her career. Her life is rapidly changing due to the turn of fate. And here is what such a turn will bring to her ...... more info

Story about: love, career, twist of fate

Complete 11 pages
595 63 6

Rating: 7

Ranking:
#836 in Romance
#166 in Short stories

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Freedom and Inheritance

Babs

Freedom: The slave trade has hit England, the gods rush to help the people caught up in it. Guardian and his family take care of the weaker men. Inheritance: Marcus Old arrives at Raven to take on his mother's job as housekeeper and he soon discovers something they enjoy doing which is mother never... more info

Story about: short story

Complete 47 pages
198 3 4

Rating: 3

Ranking:
#302 in Fantasy
#180 in Short stories

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The Eye of Yurtrus

Andre N. Baltazar

Follow Corvin Mogena as he leads a group of hireling adventurers down into the cave of an orc death cult to retrieve a cursed diamond. Contains violence.... more info

Story about: dnd, adventure, orcs

Complete 27 pages
205 13 0

Rating: 1

Ranking:
#183 in Short stories
#304 in Fantasy
#77 in Dark fantasy

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Chocolate

Holley Dovetail

Little story to read on Christmas Eve to get into Christmas Spirit.... more info

Story about: christmas, shortstory, christmas story

Complete 2 pages
306 4 1

Rating: 1

Ranking:
#232 in Short stories

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Snapped

simon 1982

Arthur hadn't seemed to have got to grips with the word no. Everyone was aware of this floor. ... more info

Story about: how far can a soft touch be pushed

Complete 10 pages
865 11 7

Rating: 4

Ranking:
#190 in Mystery
#233 in Short stories

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Rainbow Rising

Holley Dovetail

This little fairy-tale short story dedicated to a pet-friend gone chasing the rainbow. For kids their first lost and challenge in life is letting go of their pet friends that once became part of their world. This little story will help in times they have to say good-bye without falling into despair.... more info

Story about: magic, fantasy, kids

Complete 3 pages
704 7 3

Rating: 3

Ranking:
#392 in Fantasy
#236 in Short stories

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For A Risk Of Darkness

N.J. Harlow

Meet Persephone, a bright, witty, nature photographer with a secret. She is the Goddess of Spring. Unknowingly to her, she has captured the eye of Hades, god of the underworld. Moody and sharp around the edges, Hades was in no mood for love, he only came to earth to look for his dog...... more info

Story about: greek mythology, mythology, modern romance

Complete 11 pages
3406 67 7

Rating: 7

Ranking:
#393 in Fantasy
#27 in Urban fantasy
#237 in Short stories

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Duchess of the Dunes

MD JAU

Two lives. Two identities. One secret. One destiny. Near the Egyptian Western Desert called the Great Sand Sea, a story of love had begun. There lived a woman whose life was put in danger when she married a young Nobleman, and was forced to live under a new name and identity. Meanwhile, a foster... more info

Story about: love, royal fantasy, courage

Complete 18 pages
1997 39 20

Rating: 7

Ranking:
#240 in Short stories
#405 in Fantasy
#43 in Epic fantasy

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A Girl and Her Dragon

Girl Between Stars

A girl lives with her dragon... and then a knight comes along.... more info

Story about: fantasy, dragons, knights

Complete 16 pages
2958 85 14

Rating: 10

Ranking:
#407 in Fantasy
#122 in Romantic fantasy
#241 in Short stories

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The Secret of the Guardian of Dreams

Оксана Кириченко (Aillin Ai)

It’s a story about a Guardian of Dreams who lives in two worlds: one is the land of Guardians, other belongs to humans. The hardships she faces while taking care of people’s dreams bring her to some thoughts that change the two worlds. All rights reserved. ... more info

Story about: fantasy, other worlds, short story

Complete 3 pages
481 15 13

Rating: 16

Ranking:
#411 in Fantasy
#242 in Short stories

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The Apple Of My Parents' Eye

Favour Okoye

Autism is a type of disorder in both children and adults, that tampers with their brains and makes them less receptive to people around them. Autistic people are very intelligent or witty when they desire to. Otherwise, they can lock themselves up and won’t open up to people. In this story, Gab... more info

Story about: family, spiritual, autism

Complete 33 pages
2258 33 6

Rating: 8

Ranking:
#243 in Short stories
#243 in Others
#74 in Non-fiction

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Path to Crown

K.R Webber

Queen fears what might happen to her children when she dies. Little does she know that someone is plotting for her murder. A witch and power hungry people want her dead at any cost. And she can't do anything about it. Neither can the King. The conspiracy has very big consequence. From dethroning a... more info

Story about: hate, greed, brothers

Complete 24 pages
823 18 12

Rating: 10

Ranking:
#425 in Fantasy
#245 in Short stories

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Angel's Advice

Vijay Kerji

Parvathi and Manohar, a married couple having a son Krishna, finds it difficult to meet both the ends. But everything changes in their lives when they find a treasure in their backyard. But Parvathi dreams of an angel who advises her what to do with the gold. Parvathi shares the news with her husban... more info

Story about: fairy tale, angels, once upon a time contest

Complete 22 pages
2062 23 14

Rating: 8

Ranking:
#246 in Short stories
#427 in Fantasy
#32 in Urban fantasy

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