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Price: $3.99 USD. Approx. 66,050 words. Language: English. Published on August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General.
(4.00 from 1 review)
A thriller for our times! Veteran author Steve Brewer pits a hitman against Big Oil in the action-packed thriller FIREPOWER. Bob the hitman is sent to bump off a Silicon Valley scientist who's invented a new hydrogen fuel cell. Alice Porter's invention will stop global warming, but will also make oil obsolete. Soon, Bob and Alice are branded as terrorists and running for their lives.
Price: Free! Approx. 85,070 words. Language: English. Published on August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary.
25 of the best short stories published on the web in 2009/10--chosen by the editors of ChamberFour.com, a website dedicated to making reading more enjoyable and more rewarding. Includes a wide range of stories from great online lit mags. This anthology is DRM-free and free to download. Find a complete table of contents, a PDF version, author bios, interviews, and more at Chamber Four.
Price: $0.99 USD. Approx. 990 words. Language: English. Published on August 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging.
I first met this Frances at a nursing home where my daddy lived for awhile before he died. She walked up to me in the hall and asked should she give them milk with their food. Next time she asked me to bring her a trouble-free "itty-bitty baby." And then I found out that this Frances was a serial kidnapper of other patients' baby dolls. She reminded me of that other Frances, my deceased mother.
Price: $0.99 USD. Approx. 760 words. Language: English. Published on August 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration.
If you miss your grown children and think you'd like another chance to get it right, read this personal essay. Maybe you would like child-raising to be a little easier this go round--read "Real Dolls." Maybe you have a grandchild (or grandchildren) who you don't get to see that often--well, here's the solution for you. Of course it's gonna cost you, but not for this essay, which is free!
Price: $4.99 USD. Approx. 101,260 words. Language: English. Published on August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War.
Dear Mrs. Gray is not just another story about overt heroism and life in the U.S. during World War II. From Warren's brushes with fame and reflections on life at Camp Wolters, to Violet's stories of survival on the home front, their love and devotion is expressed through letters to each other. Dear Mrs. Gray is a diary, love story and history lesson that delivers.
Price: Free! Approx. 34,270 words. Language: English. Published on August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » General.
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Joe B. enjoys the sweet life as a vice president at a huge conglomerate, Universal Whirligig. But along with the Big Boss' favor, he has also gained the notice of a bitter human resources manager, Luci Fernandez. Hateful of any success but her own, Luci manages to get him demoted to the mail room! A rollicking comedy of errors follows. "The Job" is a modern parable of ancient troubles and truths.
Price: $2.99 USD. Approx. 6,110 words. Language: English. Published on August 30, 2010 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » American.
(5.00 from 1 review)
With stolen credit cards and borrowed identities, Fred Turner lives the good life—at your expense. He rides the highest lifestyle, but never for too long. Tricking others into stealing his stolen cards, he leaves them holding the bag while he starts over with his next victim. It's always the perfect crime... until he meets the girl.
Price: $5.99 USD. Approx. 79,200 words. Language: English. Published on August 30, 2010 by Bards and Sages. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General.
A homeless man trapped in a hell of his own making finds a reason to hope in "Redemption Song." A camping trip turns into a race for survival after the discovery of a bizarre artifact in "The Taking of Michael McConnolly." A man begins to question his sanity as patrons at a cafe begin to vanish one by one in "Charlie's Lunch." Over two dozen exceptional tales of terror.
Series: Short Stories by Lynette Ferreira. Price: Free! Approx. 6,350 words. Language: English. Published on August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance.
(5.00 from 1 review)
This short story is what remained from the initial draft of My Recycled Soul, and if you have read My Recycled Soul, you will be familiar with Elizabeth’s past life experience. My Recycled Soul was meant to be a simple love story - a story of discovery that even through many lifetimes, many mistakes and many different choices, we always end up where we are always supposed to be...
Price: Free! Approx. 29,490 words. Language: French. Published on August 30, 2010 by Erkam Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam.
Les amis d’Allah ne recherchent ni publicité ni éloges de qui que ce soit ; Allah le Très-Haut Lui-même les couvre d’éloges et les aime. En élevant ainsi leur position, Il accorde même une immense considération à l’égard de ceux qui aiment Ses amis ; car, en réalité, en aimant Ses amis, ils aiment Allah et parmi ceux-ci figure Mahmûd Sâmî Ramazanoğlu d’Adana.