The Almighty Sprug: Gulliver's Eyewitness Account of the Quaint Economy of Lilliput
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Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
In his famous Gulliver's Travels, Gulliver described the quaint politics of the tiny people of Lilliput. In this sequel he adds his account of their equally quaint economy. He tells us the Lilliputians, bored with the endless prosperity of a Garden of Eden, reorganized their economy as an exciting game of chance controlled by the mysterious invisible hand of The Almighty Sprug.
The Fisher
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Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Fisher is a short story set in the early 21st century about a man in the mountains of Colorado. A young man struggling to find a balance between modern society and the joys of nature. Please note, this is a short story.
Dis-Membered
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Price: Free! Words: 26,080. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by UBW Authors. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The members of the Unblocked Writers Group were challenged to write their best fictional murder story in flash-fiction format. The result: 'Dis-Membered: They Had it Coming'
Colorful Truths - Minister to Me
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Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Sermons / Christian
One of the greatest things that we as a Christian can ever learn to do is to Minister to the Lord. This little book shows why this is so important in our walk.
(Meridian Archives) The Order of Spirit, Vol. V
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Series: Meridian Archives, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Order of Spirit is a guild dedicated to teaching, healing and spreading the word of the soul. Like many other guilds, they are based in the oceanic city-state known as Meridia. It is an extensive Order, and one which many of the cities inhabitants have been a members of at least once in their lives, for every Meridian can boast casting the easiest of spells. Written by Master Elric Lordante.
The Snowy Mountains of Egypt
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Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
The news of snow in Egypt and across the Middle East made headlines in the media in late 2013, and many locals saw snow for the first time in their lives. Unknown to most people, however, there is a place in Egypt that receives snow every year: it's the Sinai High Mountain Region around the town of St. Catherine. This free ebook presents rare photos of snow in Egypt, taken during the last 5 years.
A Mermaid for Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A short story from NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Nichole Chase. What does a mermaid ask for at Christmas? Follow young Meena and her father to find out! Approximately 3,000 words. (Originally part of the Christmas Lites II Anthology--reedited and fleshed out.) Includes a large sample of Flukes.
I Cannot Protect Her, Ever Again
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Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is not a happy, feel-good message of American solidarity. This is a deeply thought out, painful journey through an author's mind and heart. We write stories that are meant to frighten people... when the Twin Towers fell, when 9/11 became a "thing" and not just another day on the calendar, all of those make-believe monsters lost their steam.
Elephant Small Vol 4
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Series: Elephant Small, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Welcome to Elephant Small Vol 4. This is the fourth in a series of five ebooks that cover five years of original verse previously published on my weblog 'Elephant Small'. Vol 4 covers edited highlights mainly from the year 2010.
Curse of the Crystal Skull
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 2, Book 21. Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Have you ever wondered in the back of your mind, what if you could make a wish and it came true. That's exactly what happened to Dr. Murray when he went on an expedition with a group of archeologists to the Aztec ruins. Dr.Murray's expedition was about to lead him to a discovery of crystal skulls that he devoted his entire life to which ultimately lead to him and his archeologists death.
Claude the Protector
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Price: Free! Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The love of a crazy man knows no bounds. Claude will do whatever it takes to protect those he love from the evil that plagues him...even kill them.
Just My Opinion on Syria
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Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Just my opinion about Syria and what we should do.
At Least There's No Traffic
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
This short story barrels through the humorously surreal as we see what happens when a battle-lord Wil Wheaton must go to arms against a monstrous John Scalzi.
a Love Based Society: visions for a world without money
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Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Describes the authors view of a world without money, a world based on Love. This is nothing new and has been talked about for centuries, however 2012 is the tipping point, the dawning of the Age of Aquarius. Another name for this society is a Resource Based economy.
The Fire Between Us
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Price: Free! Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Stanley is a loner. He has no money, no friends and he's never had a girlfriend. Until he meets Michelle, a secret agent sent to collect him for the conquest of Time. Stanley has the power to control Time. He can open gateways and tear History apart, or save it from destruction. It all depends on Michelle, the mysterious agent who can lead him to his death, or help him save the world.
...........'s Daddy
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Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Stepfamilies
Social Story for children trying to understand why they have to visit their biological father when they have a Dad at home (step-dad that they call Dad). It can be adapted to the child's particular situation. It has been designed to be printed out so that the parent inserts the names of their family members to make it personal. This would suit families where the child is very young or has autism.
Alien Wargame Simulation for Kids Turns Out to Be Real: An Original Story Not at All Inspired by the Novel and Upcoming Multi-Million Dollar Box-Office Flop, Ender's Game
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Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
What happens when a child "genius" is placed in command of Earth's last hope against an alien invasion, while believing it to be merely a game? Probably exactly what you would think would happen in such a preposterous situation. You'd probably be right on the money, there.
The Sultan of Monte Cristo: First Sequel to The Count of Monte Cristo
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Price: Free! Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"Reading the The Sultan of Monte Cristo is like meeting old friends who have not changed over time, a sense of pure delight. This book is a must read for all Alexander Dumas fans and also those who have a craving for complex plots and fabulous characterization. Though one can find Dumas' characters in this book, there are many new characters." Sporty Neha's review
Mogadishu Diaries Bloodlines 1992-1993
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Price: Free! Words: 31,820. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Mogadishu Diaries Bloodlines is based on my personal experience as a US Marine peacekeeper during Operation Restore Hope from 9 December 1992 until 21 March 1993. One of my unit's most dangerous missions was the pursuit of a beloved and revered Somali warlord named Mohamed Farrah Aidid. This is my personal account...
Release (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
A man perusing the wares in a vintage book store lifts a tattered volume from its shelf and begins to read. The book quickly becomes his most prized possession...and he, a willing accomplice to a darkness thirsting for release.