A Stalker's Game (Short Story)
By John Hennessy
Price: Free! Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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The first day of winter approaches, and with it the dwarven celebration of Nypha. Included in the celebration is a Stalker's Game: a search and destroy for the highest bidders. Six dwarves pit themselves against eight well-armed and hostile human slaves, out on the brutal mountain slopes, where the fate of all will be decided. The rule for the slaves is simple: survive. Who will live and die?
The Ink Beneath
By Charles Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
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Not all tattoos are art.
My Father's Hair
By Robby K
Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
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A son reminisces about his father.
Neon
By Yaritza Garcia
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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Bold and proud to be a freak, funky-haired Neon sets out to get her crush's attention the best way she knows how: through skateboarding!
Indigo
By Ophelia Keys
Price: Free! Words: 52,860. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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Have you ever passed someone on the street, met someone at a party, who just gave you the creeps for no reason? Granted, some of them are just creepy people. But you should be aware that some of them aren’t people at all. This is the first in a paranormal fiction series set in Melbourne, Australia.
Diary of a Teenage Superhero
By Darrell Pitt
Price: Free! Words: 52,760. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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A teenager wakes up in a seedy hotel room. He has no memory of his name or his past. A man lies dying on the floor next to him. Someone starts pounding at the door. He runs. He is chased. While staying one step ahead of his pursuers, he begins to assemble the pieces of his life. His name is Axel. He is the victim of an amazing experiment and he is not alone...
Human
By Ash Stirling
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
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Annabelle is cybernetically augmented, and proud of it. There are those in society though, that believe such augmentations are anathema, and prey on the likes of Annabelle. Human is the sixth episode in the Braeden Wolf Short Story Collection.
Jeremy the Germ, Planetary Crime Fighter
By Ben Vanguarde
Price: Free! Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When Police Officer Perry Salter first meets crime victim Jeremy, the young man has a rare, debilitating form of autism. Later, Officer Salter confronts evidence of two hideous crimes. His cop instincts say Jeremy is innocent while the evidence and the community say Jeremy is guilty. Salter struggles to find truth and justice despite the very real risk of damaging his rising his career.
Time to Move
By Laura Payeur
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
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Sitting on her porch in the dark one warm summer night, observing her neighbors, convinces Ardelia Smith that it's time for a change. Short story based on the author's own experiences.
Marblestone Mansion, Book 1 (Scandalous Duchess Series)
By Marti Talbott
Price: Free! Words: 71,710. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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A Duke by inheritance, Hannish MacGreagor soon learned the title came with very little wealth, so he bought a silver mine in Idaho, left his wife of two weeks in Scotland, and sailed to America. Two years later, he sold the mine and became one of the wealthiest men in Colorado. Convinced his wife would be happy there, he built Marblestone Mansion on a bluff overlooking Colorado Springs, where many
Writer's Block
By A.M. Gray
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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An author has the worst case of writer's block.
The Pluck of O'Reilly
By Gary Alan Ruse
Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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A humorous fantasy short story set during the American Civil War about a hapless Irishman who is pressed into service and must call upon supernatural help, and his own wits, to survive a pending major battle and the war.
2014 Year of the Horse
By Liliane Parkinson
Price: Free! Words: 85,870. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Conspiracies abound in this contemporary tale of inequality, injustice and greed. Leading economists from every corner of the world will gather in Wellington New Zealand for the 4th Reaching Out Across Regions Forum. The year is 2014 and global terrorism is rising but this quiet South Pacific backwater seems peaceful and unconcerned. Nothing however is quite what it seems.
The Attic Door: Book I
By Jonathan Brett
Price: Free! Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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Serena's grandfather only has one rule: Don't open the Door in the Attic. But rules like that are made to be broken. Serena learns that the Door doesn't go anywhere, but it doesn't go nowhere.
Cascade Failure
By Marc Ironwood
Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A few short poems
Desert Wind
By Sophia DeLuna
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
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Shevira and Marika's relationship is put to a test when Shevira's wish to become pregnant is fulfilled. Will their love for each other be strong enough to overcome the obstacles?
The Hunt
By Stephanie Flint
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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1000 words. A young hunter defends herself against an intelligent cougar stalking her family's village.
Dark Muse: An Indie Paranormal Sampler
By Dave Ferraro
Price: Free! Words: 110,400. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
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Dark Muse allows you to sample pages from the brightest rising stars in indie publishing, from paranormal romance to chilling supernatural tales to dark humor, so discover some of your new favorite authors for free: H.D. Gordon, Krystle Jones, Christie Rich, Dave Ferraro, Kristie King, David Estes, Nancy Straight, Roxanne Kade, Bonnie Erina Wheeler, Megan Curd, Shannon Dermott and John Corwin.
Pandora
By Alexis Kypridemos
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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Derk tries to convince a nosey customs man that some trunks are best left unopened.
Generation Next The Real Thing
By Shane Griffin
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Gundar is just another alien living on earth trying to make ends meet. He is working hard to make his club, The Black Hole, successful enough to franchise it, but to what end? Find out what Gundar really has in store for the people of earth.