The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,629,807 members ⚫ 1,172,494 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Short Stories

Most popular at the top

  • The Mystery of the Baghdad Chestby Agatha Christie

    HarperCollins 2013; US$ 3.99

    Previously published in the print anthology The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories . A beautiful and bewitching woman wants Hercule Poirot's help to exonerate her lover, accused of murdering her husband. The husband's body was found in a chest?now the question is: who put it there? more...

  • The Time Traveler's Almanacby Ann VanderMeer; Jeff VanderMeer

    Tom Doherty Associates 2014; US$ 26.99 US$ 21.59

    The Time Traveler's Almanac is the largest and most definitive collection of time travel stories ever assembled. Gathered into one volume by intrepid chrononauts and world-renowned anthologists Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, this book compiles more than a century's worth of literary travels into the past and the future that will serve to reacquaint readers... more...

  • Swift Thoughtsby George Zebrowski

    Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy 2014; US$ 3.99

    This collection of stories showcases the work of George Zebrowski, one of science fiction?s masters and a writer Hugo and Nebula Award winner Robert J. Sawyer has called ?one of the most philosophically astute writers in science fiction.? Like the writers Olaf Stapledon, Arthur C. Clarke, and Stanislaw Lem, Zebrowski explores the "big questions"?the... more...

  • The Visiting Privilegeby Joy Williams

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 16.95

    The legendary writer?s first collection in more than ten years?and, finally, the definitive one. A literary event of the highest order. Joy Williams has been celebrated as a master of the short story for four decades, her renown passing as a given from one generation to the next even in the shifting landscape of contemporary writing. And at long... more...

  • All I Want For Christmas is Fudgeby Nancy Coco

    Kensington 2015; US$ 0.99

    E-Book Exclusive Includes a Yummy Recipe! ?Fun characters, a quaint setting.? ? RT Book Reviews Ho-Ho-Ho-Homicide This Christmas, event planner Jenn Christensen has come back to the winter wonderland of Mackinac Island, Michigan, to race for charity in the Santa Fun Run, rekindle her love for CSI tech Shane Carpenter, and indulge in her... more...

  • Thirteen Ways of Lookingby Colum McCann

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2015; US$ 17.99

    A story in this collection has been longlisted for the Sunday Times EFG short story award As it was, it was like being set down in the best of poems, carried into a cold landscape, blindfolded, turned around, unblindfolded, forced, then, to invent new ways of seeing. It is a cold day in January when J. Mendelssohn wakes in his Upper... more...

  • Skeleton Crewby Stephen King

    Scribner 2016; US$ 8.99

    ?Stephen King at his best? ( The Denver Post )?a terrifying, award-winning collection of stories from the outer limits of one of the greatest imaginations of our time. A supermarket becomes the place where humanity makes its last stand against destruction. A trip to the attic becomes a journey to hell. A woman driver finds a scary shortcut to paradise.... more...

  • Stories of Your Life and Othersby Ted Chiang

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 16.00

    Includes ?Story of Your Life? the basis for the major motion picture  Arrival , starring Amy Adams, Forest Whitaker, Jeremy Renner, and directed by Denis Villeneuve. ?Shining, haunting, mind-blowing tales . . . Ted Chiang is so exhilarating, so original, so stylish he just leaves you speechless.? ?Junot Díaz  Stories of Your Life and Others  delivers... more...

  • Tower of Babylonby Ted Chiang

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2016; US$ 0.99

    A Vintage Shorts ?Short Story Month? Selection   Together with a crew of other miners and cart-pullers, Hillalum is recruited to climb the Tower of Babylon and unearth what lies beyond the vault of heaven. During his journey, Hillalum discovers entire civilizations of tower-dwellers on the tower?there are those who live inside the mists of clouds,... more...

  • The Risk Professionby Donald Westlake

    Start Classics 2015; US$ 0.99

    The men who did dangerous work had a special kind of insurance policy. But when somebody wanted to collect on that policy, the claims investigator suddenly became a member of ... THE RISK PROFESSION more...