Mangled Hearts
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Series: Scarred Hearts. Price: Free! Words: 60,640. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.70 from 10 reviews)
Lost loves reconcile as adults, only to find one has an addiction and the other is broken from loss. The two are thrown together in a situation where the must be civil. While rediscovering their love, they find ways to better themselves.
The Coin Collector
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.70 from 10 reviews)
In this humorous short story, Mr. Quimbly sets out on his first-ever field assignment for the Tax and Revenue Agency to investigate the mysterious Mr. Green on a charge of coin hoarding. He finds both the illegal coin collection and Mr. Green at a dilapidated warehouse down by the docks ... and also discovers that he's bitten off a bit more than he can chew.
Fatal Boarding
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Price: Free! Words: 68,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.69 from 16 reviews)
“I have never believed in going strictly by the book. It’s the main reason I’ve never been offered a higher position on a big-draft. But, when things really go to hell, I’m always the first one to get the call. They trust me with their lives, but not their jobs.” --Adrian Tarn, Chief Security Officer, Starship Electra
Eye of the Witch (Detective Marcella Witch's series, book 2)
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Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 69,590. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.69 from 13 reviews)
Book 2 in the Detective Marcella Witch's series: Pride, paranoia and paranormal forces all conspire to derail Detective Marcella’s investigation into a series of suspicious suicides in New Castle, Massachusetts. In this sequel to The Witch’s Ladder, Marcella learns that because of the ties that bind their pasts, every potential victim is also a possible suspect.
Closing Shift
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Bannerwing Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.69 from 13 reviews)
Elli prefers working the evening shift in a coffee shop so she can plan, unnoticed, her escape from a life of quiet desperation. Will the arrival of an intense stranger draw her out?
Smashwords Style Guide
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Series: Smashwords Guides, Book 1 ยท Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 28,300. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
(4.68 from 265 reviews)
The Smashwords Style Guide has helped thousands of authors produce and publish high-quality ebooks. This free guide offers simple step-by-step instructions to create, format and publish an ebook. It's required reading for any author who wants to distribute their book via Smashwords to major ebook retailers such as Apple iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Scribd, Oyster & Kobo. Revised September 24, 2014.
Star Wars: Awakening
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Price: Free! Words: 78,370. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.68 from 28 reviews)
“I’m not a typical Jedi,” Anakin said and ignited the lightsaber. The weapon felt natural in his hands, like he had been meant to have something like this his entire life. This wasn’t a simple stunsaber; this was a weapon of a Knight of the Jedi Order. “Then it begins,” Darth Maul sneered and the two charged each other.
Soul Identity
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Price: Free! Words: 112,200. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.68 from 25 reviews)
What if you could bank your money for your next life? Smart-aleck and computer security expert Scott Waverly is skeptical of his new client's claim that they've been tracking souls for almost twenty-six hundred years. Is it a freaky cult, or a sophisticated con job? As Scott saves Soul Identity from an insider attack, he discovers the importance of the bridges connecting people's lives.
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 0: Origins
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Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 0. Price: Free! Words: 178,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.67 from 55 reviews)
In the darkest region of explored space sits a bright beacon; Freeground Station. Serving as a supply and trading post it is home to a select number of human beings that will take a desperate chance to make a difference in their end of the galaxy. - Contains the entire First Light Chronicles Trilogy. A Space Opera Adventure enjoyed across the globe by all ages. [Final Revision]
Gloria
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Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.67 from 18 reviews)
I’m dying, well that’s what I’ve been told. How has my life come to this: death, betrayal, friendship, love? Yes, love. I know it’s there somewhere, but I’m struggling to make sense of things. How can I, Oliver Beaton-Court, be here in this cabin, looking at my dead wife and holding an axe… Maybe Tom can give me the answers I need, or maybe there are no answers…
101 Tips for Traveling with a Vampire
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Series: Amaranthine Freebies, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.67 from 12 reviews)
101 Tips for Traveling with a Vampire is just that: a list of tips for traveling with a vampire. Some are useful even if you aren't traveling with the undead. It's not a novel. It's not a short story. But, if you're looking for a quick chuckle and to get a sneak peek at book 4 in the Amaranthine series, then give it a shot.
Dust
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Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67 from 12 reviews)
Billionaire adventurer Stan Owens has everything, success, fame, all the luxury money can buy... until a plane crash leaves him stranded in the desert. Alone in a hostile environment, he makes a horrifying discovery in the desert wastes. This is a frightening new short story by Robert Williams, the acclaimed author of "Peculiar, MO."
The Kinshield Legacy
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Series: The Kinshield Saga, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 122,050. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.67 from 12 reviews)
Book 1 of The Kinshield Saga: A mysterious stone tablet, five magical gems, and an ancient letter haunt Gavin Kinshield, a warrant knight destined to become king... unless he can find a replacement before the sins of a long dead ancestor bring him face-to-face with his own nightmares.
Slave Empire - Prophecy
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Series: Slave Empire, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,120. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.67 from 12 reviews)
Alien hunters invade a dying Earth in search of a saviour, and an ancient prophecy predicts a golden child who will save a galactic empire. A mysterious black ship is Rayne’s guide and a masked outlaw known as the Shrike her guardian. Others want to slay her and prevent the prophecy from coming true. In the midst of two great empires’ strife, the Shrike holds the power to save or destroy her.
The Encounter
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Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.67 from 12 reviews)
A very short story about a brief encounter in a post-apocalyptic world.
He Needed Killing
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Series: Needed Killing, book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,620. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.67 from 12 reviews)
Book 1 in the Needed Killing series. When several employees get ill from tainted potato salad and one actually dies, the university issues condolences and goes on with business as usual. But another death cannot be ignored, and university retiree James Crawford is thrust into the role of private eye. Murder, he finds, begets murder. Can he expose the killer before someone else is killed?
Advertising for Love
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Price: Free! Words: 47,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
'A woman who could not forget her past, and a man who would not give up on their future -Tizzy McKenzie a shy but talented consultant in an advertising agency loved her work. She had a wonderful boss in Grant Mallaby and a great friend in Becky Whitman. And then one morning she gave him a lift and suddenly their sensible world was turned upside down.And that was before the 'cupids' stepped in.
Reckless Magic
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Series: Star-Crossed, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 116,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Eden Matthews is a 16 year old girl struggling to find herself in a world that seems more make-believe than reality. She must fight to save her best friend from a foreign prison and win the attentions of the boy who put her there. Those are the least of her problems however as the world around her unfolds into a dangerous and captivating adventure, promising her super powers and immortality.
The Legacy of Kilkenny
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Series: The Legacy of Kilkenny Saga, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 102,380. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
What I'm about to tell you is true, my truth. I'm Abel Casey and I just found out werewolves are real. I'm real. In Ireland, there's a story about a boy being born to a human, but he's a werewolf, and they think I'm that boy.
The Boddy in the Snowbank
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Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Just for fun... a short story based around the game Cluedo/Clue. When Mr. Boddy is found dead in a snowbank, his loyal housekeeper, Mrs. White, must give a statement to the police about the case. It's the Clue characters like you've never seen them before!