Winter White
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,340. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"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
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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
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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.
Chicken Scratch From The Soul
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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
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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
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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.”
The Cave (short story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"I was on a field trip with my senior high school class to an old church. Near to it was a mine shaft. It went deep, deep, deep into the ground, and the stairs leading down into it were very steep. The caves underneath the shaft were said to be haunted, and that the few people who had gone down into its depths had ever returned."
Healthcare Freedom Revolution: Exposing the Lies, Deceit and Greed of the Medical Profession
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
After being desperately sick ten years ago, the medical profession offered her nothing but prescription drugs and outrageous “healthcare” bills. Not willing to accept that as her faith, if she was to be healthy again, she decided she would have to look for the answers herself. That’s when her amazing journey began. A must read!
London Olympics - A Manifesto for UK Sport
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
A Manifesto for UK sport during the London Olympic year. In this report, Dan Travis looks at why the state of sporting competition in the UK is not as strong as it could be, what's to blame and what we can do about it. Holding onto the competitive ethic is not only possible but desirable. Dan Travis is a tennis coach, speaker and writer on sport and sporting competition.
The Tourist
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Price: Free! Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
1821. When young rebellious Charles de Tilby returns to England from his Grand Tour of Europe, he has no intention of heading up country to return to his family home. Escaping from his guardian to a mysterious castle, Charles finds himself in far deeper water than even he can manage, when he is approached by a mysterious stranger... and offered the secret of eternal life.
A Rough Wooing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Scottish beauty Douglas Elliot takes advantage of a raid on English Border Warden, Sir Lancelot Greystoke, to steal his thoroughbred horses and his antique mirror pendant. Only a pardon from the new King James of England can effect a union between these two reckless lovers.
Ad Man: True Stories from the Golden Age of Advertising
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
With martini glass in hand, Ad Man rips the top off the Wheaties box and plucks the tail fins off the Caddy to tell the true story of what really went on in those offices high above Madison Avenue during the 1960s, the storied age of advertising.
Return to Eden
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Series: The Soulkeepers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,200. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by Carpe Luna Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Book 3 of 6 in The Soulkeepers Series. Dr. Abigail Silva has waited over 10,000 years for redemption and a chance at a real relationship with the angel she loves. With Lucifer's plan coming to fruition, she must decide if God's offer of humanity is all it's cracked up to be, or if a deal with the devil is the more promising solution.
Soothed By Blood: Shedding Light on Self-Mutilative Cutting
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by Flying Scroll Publishing, LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Self-abusive cutting is fast growing to epidemic proportions among today’s youth. Pearson gives understanding and advice that will help those who cut and those who want to help.
Wanderlust and other Poems
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
poetry, free verse, short poems including: Wanderlust, I Sit in my Mind, The White Room of Loneliness, Merry Rider, Hailey's Comet, and The God of Tomorrow.