Five Days of Grub
By Terry Hayman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The town they walked into, the man and the girl under his protection, wasn’t friendly. No town was since Doomsday. But it had something going for it, some secret good stuff going on, and maybe even a plan to share. The only trick was figuring out what that “sharing” was going to cost.
Récits de Belkine
By Pierre Skorov
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: French. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
New French translation of Alexander Pushkin's masterpiece "Tales of Belkin". According to Vladimir Nabokov these were "the first short stories written in Russian of a permanent aesthetic value". Masterfully translated, the paragon of clear and captivating prose, each of these stories can be read as a complete miniature drama, but also as part of a complex and ironic whole with multiple meanings.
Mind Fields
By David Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,430. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by Barbara Moulton. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
San Francisco-based biotech company Mind Fields has a sketchy history, but when Tessa Johansen is laid off by another struggling tech firm and her ex-husband offers her a job there, it is her only option. With two teenaged kids and an ailing mother to care for, she can’t be too picky. At first all goes extremely well, but soon Tessa discovers the scary underside of the company.
My Green Marble and other poems
By Donald Enz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
Poems written and illustrated for a younger audience, ages 8 and up. All illustrations are painted by the author and have inspired the poems which accompany them. Most of the poems do have a life lesson and are based on my experiences as a child. Children younger than 6 may enjoy the art and most of the poems, but they might not understand the moral lessons.
Canción desde la huida
By Andrés Casanova
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
El narrador nos va llevando de la mano en una historia de amor, posible en cualquier latitud del mundo, en un mundo postmoderno donde las relaciones humanas han dejado de ser lo simplistas que resultaban en siglos anteriores.
The Poetry of Myths and Legends Vol. 6
By Caroline Doyle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
30 poems of Myth and Legends. A new and easy way to learn about some legends known and unusual.
Reclaiming This Madness
By UC Poika
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
A book of 36 poems written mostly during my recovery from mental health problems that map if I have succeeded in picking the proper flowers a bouquet even the florists of your sanity can enjoy. But what is a proper bouquet to me may have bugs on it. Forget the metaphor then but read if you enjoy feeling. I am certain you will enjoy this. No fiction here just the category.
Original Intent
By Larry Huddleston
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,390. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
James Closeur, code name: CLOSER, is Uncle Sam’s foremost assassin. He has never failed on a ‘contract’ until now. CLOSER learns that his intended target holds a secret that if revealed will sound the death toll for well known Senator Snow. CLOSER’s original intent changes. Snow has other plans. After learning James Closeur Investigations is coming for him, he does the only thing he can do...
Winter White
By Erin M. Hartshorn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by HartshornPublishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hvinde's stepmother truly is the fairest of them all, goddess of beauty and ruler of the kingdom. Her priests, however, think it's time to give somebody else a chance at the title of fairest, and at least one thinks Hvinde has a shot. What's a girl to do when she'd much rather play bridge with the guards than primp for others?
Walt Disney and the Facsimile of Reality
By J. Richard Singleton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
An essay detailing the benefits and drawbacks of Walt Disney's affect on animation, and childrens' fiction and cinema. The author outlines how Disney the man and the corporation revolutionalized childrens' entertainment and animation, with the unexpected drawback of wounding traditional folk tales and mass-marketing childhood to create a shared experience as consumers.
Repossessing Sanity
By Darrell B Nelson
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Doug had made a deal with the devil to be sane. Now the devil has come to repossess.
The Cherokee Queen
By Larry Huddleston
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Duncan Ross was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for bravery. After that, he and his government were content to forget each other. Then, his discovery of a priceless Cherokee artifact brought his government back into his life in the form of an FBI agent with revenge on his mind and theft in his heart.
Three Names of the Hidden God
By Vera Nazarian
Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by Norilana Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
What occult mysteries tie together a magical disappearing lake, a courageous young birdcatcher, a hidden god, and the savage politics of an ancient kingdom? Discover the wonders and wisdom of the Compass Rose in this new fantasy short story by two-time Nebula Award nominated author Vera Nazarian, set in the same mythic universe as her critically acclaimed novel DREAMS OF THE COMPASS ROSE.
M-DJ
By Tim R. Woods
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,340. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
"By day, Med Cherish is a promising intern at SocialView, a start-up social media company. By night, he is an aspiring media deejay. When he records a shocking scene on the streets of New York and then mistakenly unveils that footage during a busy club night, he becomes involved in a conspiracy that wraps him and his best friend Pete Fanchulli in the center of a life or death struggle."
Vortex: An Adventure of Cosmic Complexity
By Jean Stites
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,960. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
(1.00 from 1 review)
Imagine yourself pausing to admire the purple twilight, when suddenly a mysterious swirling force—the Vortex—picks you up and sends you just far enough into the future that your old life is gone forever.... This is the story of one such unwilling adventurer—the world's first time traveler—who must learn to cope with the atmosphere of modern life while in hot pursuit of the way back home.
Living Through a War
By John Phipps
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The true story of a family in World War 2, seen through the eyes of a boy who was just six and a half years old at the outbreak of war. It is the amusing and sometimes poignant story of the actual experiences of the author as he grew up amidst the dangers of the blitz,and the anxiety of his relatives in danger in the forces.The events all took place, with actual dates added from his research.
Tempest
By Peyton Reynolds
Series: The Trivallyn Saga, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
As the truth behind the Gods' absence becomes known throughout the world, those who fight for them begin to discover just how powerful their enemy's hold has become.
Chicken Scratch From The Soul
By Don P. Elliott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
What started as memos, vignettes and thoughts jotted on paper, ‘Chicken Scratches’, have been collected into this touching anthology of original poetry that reveals the humour and love that Don P. Elliott values in his personal journey to understand his own soul. You will love the romantic tones, and incredible wisdoms within, as Don shows through his own journey, the ups and downs of life.
The Cordwainer
By Christopher Blankley
Price: Free! Words: 97,490. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
What could be wrong with making a few bucks? Plenty, three friends soon learn, trapped in the company town of Boot Hill. If they can somehow get a trainload of boots over the mountains to the Big City, they could be rich - richer than they ever dreamed.
Khamsin, The Devil Wind of The Nile
By Inge H. Borg
Series: Legends of the Winged Scarab, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 153,150. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
This historical fiction saga was selected as an Editor’s Choice in the August 2012 of the prestigious Historical Novels Review. "...Borg’s narrative structure is as supple as it is strong; this is a big book in every way (except in your luggage: it’s a well-designed e-book), sprawling, ambitious, and marvelously executed. It’s enthusiastically recommended.”