A Simple Lens
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Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A washed-out burned-out alcoholic struggles with his life and has one last stand in his long series of career dead ends. He teams with fellow technologists to produce a marvelous invention in solar technology. The question is, is the world ready for such an innovation? Near future, hard SF, 4900 words.
Wolf's-head, Rogues of Bindar Book I
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(2.00 from 4 reviews)
Welcome to Bindar: a world of scoundrels, opportunists and glib talkers. A conniving fisherman discovers a new meaning for the words mischief and scandal when he falls on the wrong side of a macabre magician, propelling him and his jokester poet friend into outlandish adventures, shattering all illusions of a just and fair world.
CHIEF and ARENA Double Pack!
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 146,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » Anthologies
The first two ARTEMUS NEWTON THRILLERS in one convenient download for the low price of $1.59, a saving of 39 cents if you bought both novels independently. All Artemus Newton wanted after 32 years in the Army was a nice, quiet, retirement. That's not going to happen.
Mind Melding
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Convicted criminals are no longer sent to prison as a lost cause...they're offered rehabilitation into normal society. Inmates enter the mind of a civilian for a few days to observe the thought processes of a normal, non-criminally inclined person. Indira is a bank robber who has been in the program since its inception. She's out to escape prison for good. Short story, app. 4,000 words/15 pages
Nurple The Purple Imp
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Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Nurple the Purple Imp is made to help the Yellow Wizard. But Smug the Naughty Little Golden Dragon does not like Nurple and tries to spoil things! A short story for 6 year old children.
Show & Tell : the proper uses of summary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Writers are always told to “show, don’t tell,” but every published author uses “telling” sometimes. This short essay discusses how to use telling (summary) effectively.
9 Chronicles of Crime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,900. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
9 separate mysteries ranging from a rip-off artist re-evaluating the actions of his partner, to vengeance in today's Mexico, a merchant sailor stranded in 1900 French Indo-China, spies in the Boer War, a perilous life in the warrens under old Edinburgh, and other tales of intrigue, suspense and death.
Out Of The Night - Book One Of The Night Gives Up Its Secrets YA Trilogy
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Series: The Night Gives Up Its Secrets, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
For hundreds of years, he's waited for her to be return—his one true love. But can Jessie accept the love from a mysterious man called Viktor Brincoveanu who claims to have her best interests at heart
Locum
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Latina Horror embarks on a journey to find out if the mystery of the legendary vampire’s her Grandmother once told her about are real. Entering directly into their domain, the spooky public house where she finds the answers she is seeking and much more. Latina’s story starts here in Locum.
The Curse
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,430. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Megan Carrick opens her front door to find a young boy standing there wrapped in a blanket in the middle of the night during a raging storm on the small island of Krakrow. All he has is a dog tag with the name Adam, a date of birth and the word Tempa.
Sympathetic Monsters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,940. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Sympathetic Monsters features interviews with writers, artists, & musicians discussing fear—the oldest and strongest emotion of mankind, according to H.P. Lovecraft. Interviews include comics legend Bernie Wrightson (Swamp Thing, Frankenstein), writers Steve Niles (30 Days of Night) & Sean T. Collins, writer/artists Eric Powell (The Goon) & Queenie Chan (The Dreaming), & musician John Darnielle.
Salmonella for the Soul presents...Oh God, She Farted
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Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Your hero, Thomas Koulfax, finds himself trapped with a grenade...a buttaface...and disgusting fat-body!!!!
The Flag of Islam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by Secretarius MEMPS. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
Although this is a small book, it's packed with profound truths that transcends time and geography. The symbolism is simplistically explained.
What Would Jesus Drink?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,770. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
What would Jesus drink? The answer is not as easy to find as one might expect. Was the wine in the Bible really grape juice? Is drinking a sin, or just a personal preference? Should a Christian abstain anyway? Brad Whittington decided to dig deeper. This book is a quick-read, a chronicle of that search and his conclusions. It includes all 247 verses and a bibliography for further reading.
Tangier
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Series: Foreign Detective, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,370. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tangier, a sweeping novel of romance and intrigue set in a fabled North African resort, may remind readers of the Alexandria Quartet. In this book Tangier is more than just a place; it is a city of unholy loves. Titled Europeans, Moroccan hustlers, aging former Nazis, decadents of every sort play out their rituals, competing for stunning lovers and social power.
Whispering Evil (Midnight Guardian Series, Book 2)
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Series: Midnight Guardian. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Keira Ryan has moved on. It’s the start of her sophomore year at Valley View High School. She's got a cute, new guardian mentor, an unlikely mogdoc ally, and she's dating her best friend. Now, all she has to do is pass her driving test and figure out how to stop the new Empress and her reign of terror. Will she survive it all or will she fall victim to the whispering evil that surrounds her?
Granddad's 1954 Nash Rambler Cross Country Station Wagon & The 1955 Doubled Die Penny
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana
The year was 1955, granddad was 62 years old and I only 9. He was a coin and antique dealer in Western Massachusetts and in this year - 1955 he packed me and a lunch into his 1954 Nash Rambler Cross Country station wagon and travel the back roads of New England in search of the elusive 1955 doubled die penny. One bank stop produced 100 of the error coins worth $40,000 EACH - today.
orbs - poems by Frederick E. Whitehead
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The second collection of poems by Frederick E. Whitehead.
The Simple Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
How much do you really know your parents? What do you know of their lives before they became parents? This is a short story of how I began to know my mother as 'Lynn' and not just Mom.
ARENA
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,800. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » Anthologies
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second novel in THE ARTEMUS NEWTON THRILLERS... All he wanted was a nice, quiet retirement. But, Chief Newton is being forced back into the Arena.