The Brass Ring
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A couples' surprise encounter at a Seattle coffee shop could lead places...
The Plague Ship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,650. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the mid fourteenth century the only escape from the beseiged city of Caffa where plague dead are flung over the wall, is the last of twelve Genoese galleys. The captain, a cardinal, the daughter of a Jewish doctor are joined by a Byzantine lord. Rivalries and hatred travel with them throughout the Mediterranean. So too does the Black Death.
Uncle
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
An uncle recalls a defining evening with a struggling nephew, who shares his name.
Daddy's Little Girl (grows up)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A father, with the help of his wife, tries to figure out how to let his hot daughter grow up.
Gnomes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
Gnomes is a story about real gnomes.not the bright, cheery garden variety.Real gnomes are small, quick with foxes,cats and humans to worry about.Occasionally a gnome is seen by a human, very occasionally something special happens when they meet. So it is when Michael ,a boy, meets Nettles the gnome.Together they have to try to stop Gurn from reactivating an army of goblins
Love's Silver Lining
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Short Story Press Presents Love's Silver Lining by Jordan Lane This short story will surely bring warmth to your heart and a smile to your face. It also reminds us that dreaming is not only for dreamers, and that anything is possible if you are willing to believe it.
Transmissions to the Mystic Nebula
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
In the not-to-distant future, a cyber-poet seeking to find his place in the universe initiates several unauthorized communications to a mysterious cosmic phenomenon. Publisher's note: The book doesn't format well in HTML. Download the sample PDF for a better view.
Something Grand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,210. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The title story of Something Grand earned the 1990 H.G. Roberts Foundation Award from Kansas State University. This is a republishing as an E-version of the original story collection, first published in 2002.
Fear and Loathing at the Urinal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
A boy recalls the very first time he felt a violation of his privacy....
Beyond the Darkest Shadows
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,110. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Tasked with funneling information about the Middle East to the president, Lt. Commander Brock and his cohort, Fletcher, cook up an insane plan to locate Osama bin Laden and thwart his terrorist plans. The two find themselves going beyond “The Darkest Shadows” of bin Laden’s hate for the free world.
Paradise Without Sex
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A writer living alone in Mexico pursues the perfect life...
Typhoon Season
Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the fading days of empire sinister and murderous forces are at work in the British colony of Hong Kong. Triad gangsters, crooked policemen, sophisticated socialites with secrets to hide, a kung-fu film star with lethal fists are the protagonists of this fast-paced thriller. Plus a meddling reporter who asks too many questions and has to run for his life.
The Thinking Man
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A man recalls a meteoric love affair with a shapely young lass that stood the test of time...in his mind. They would always have Paris.
We're Done
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
What if it turns out that YOU'RE the bully - and you didn't know it? Life's been good for 13-year-old Luke, so far. But things start to fall apart, six weeks into 8th grade, when Luke commits an act of 'goofing around' that ends up costing him his best friend and his beloved private school. Can he recover from losing his school, and his best friend, and find a way to fit in at Carlyle?
Ben's Missing Pin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Short Story Press Presents Ben's Missing Pin by Kim Chase The tale of “Ben’s Missing Pin” is a challenging mystery that can have you laughing, in places; but mostly it will keep you wondering… What, exactly, did happen to that pin? In fact, you may find yourself asking that question right up to the very end.
POTUS: 2012 Presidential Diaries #1-5
You set the price! Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is an ongoing Novella titled “POTUS”. A series of late nights in the Oval Office with the President, his secret diary, and his drink-dispensing porter. The conversation and cocktails flow between the two men as freely as the POTUS's diary entries.
Serendipity, Thy Name is Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is a short story, titled “Serendipity, Thy Name is Death”. A young man poised to graduate from college comes home for a weekend to commiserate with his sister, herself a recent high school grad, as to what their next steps will be. (approx. 4800 words)
Bifurcated Retirement, The New Approach for Today's Baby Boomers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Finance
(5.00 from 1 review)
Much needed new retirement approach for today's Baby Boomers. If you are in retirement or approaching retirement this is a must read! Examines the Baby Boomers' unique retirement needs and the affordable technology access that previous generations never needed. Learn all the advantages of the "New-School" of retirement to better ensure that you "live your dream without outliving your funds."
Eulogy For An Asshole
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Enclosed is a short story, titled "Eulogy For An Asshole" (approx. 1400 words). In this tale, a street urchin's funeral service devolves into an eye- and ear-opening tableau, as both priest and assembled "mourners" struggle with the disingenuous nature with which people are laid to rest.
You Are Here: The Mall
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enclosed is a short story, titled "You Are Here: The Mall" (approx. 2000 words). A New Jersey man revisits the mall where he met his first love, and wanders and wonders about how the tumult of their collegiate years, spent on the west coast, 3000 miles away, propelled the relationship toward its inevitable end.