Discover Great Ebooks
from Indie Authors and Publishers
Discover over 70,000 multi-format ebooks, readable on any e-reading device. Sample before you buy. Over 12,000 free books.
Smashwords ebooks cost a fraction of paper books. Read your books on any e-reading device (Kindle, iPad, Nook, iPhone, Sony Reader, Kobo, etc), or read online in your browser.
SUPPORT INDIE AUTHORS!
Discover tomorrow's great writers today, and show your appreciation by supporting their hard work. 85% of the net sales proceeds go directly to the author.
FREE TO PUBLISH
Upload your masterpiece as a Word .doc file and we convert it to multiple ebook formats, ready for immediate sale online.
Smashwords is the world's largest distributor of indie ebooks, with over 70,000 titles. We distribute your book to major retailers such as Apple, Barnes & Noble, Sony, Kobo, and the Diesel Ebook Store — more outlets coming soon!
EARN 85% NET
You set the price and receive 85% of the net sales proceeds.
Price: Free! Approx. 7,320 words. Language: English. Published on March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship.
This book, and the associated web pages, contain principles learned from 50+ years as a serial entrepreneur and mentor, helping selected entrepreneurs apply these principles to build their own successful companies. Each page has a unique QR code that your smartphone can scan to link to a web page where the principle is further discussed, and you are connected to the community of other readers.
Series: Days, Book 4. Price: Free! Approx. 8,290 words. Language: English. Published on March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family.
Days go by but that day is still in her mind. Will she be able to move on from it? Can she learn to forgive others? Can she learn to love? Their lives will change yet again as she goes through all of this.
Price: Free! Approx. 138,830 words. Language: English. Published on March 15, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary.
The novel begins with the mercury poisoning of a small, impoverished boy and follows Chris Andrews, a ecological activist, Myron Seavey, a progressive librarian, and a dozen other characters, including the women Chris lives with in a house in Portland and the brother of the poisoned boy, Malcolm Kimball, who drops out of school, as they all deal with the implications of this poisoning.
Price: Free! Approx. 9,240 words. Language: English. Published on March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories.
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Newlyweds Joel and Sonnet have just wrapped up a housewarming party in Suburban Phoenix. Custom-built on the site of a meteor crash a half century ago, the young couple received everything they wanted in their dream house. Unfortunately, Joel and Sonnet also got what they didn't want: thousands of unwelcome, venomous guests.
Price: Free! Approx. 21,140 words. Language: English. Published on March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance.
(5.00 from 1 review)
A student discovers a strange sonnet in a library’s collection of Italian Renaissance poetry. This leads him to another, greater revelation – a centuries-old story of lust, greed and killings – all the sins of a single man. The student is soon to find out that this mysterious persona is in the middle of one of the most shameful chapters of the Vatican's history.
Price: Free! Approx. 21,700 words. Language: English. Published on March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy.
This is a whimsical short story exploring where dreams are created. In an unknown world, Grace is drawn to a dark mountain by a song she hears only inside her. No one that she meets is who they seem and answers are always elusive. Now, she must plunge into the heart of the mountain and the sky above to discover her true destiny in a world where dreaming is everything.
Price: Free! Approx. 6,330 words. Language: English. Published on March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help.
You Alone is personal guide for life. It is analyses of rights and wrongs, good and bad, love and hatred, winners and losers. So do you know where you belong? Not yet decide? Well you have more than just analyses. You Alone has set of tools that can be used to amend life. You are the engineer of your life, just grab the tools, adjust yourself and start making the change you desire.
Price: Free! Approx. 250 words. Language: English. Published on March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations.
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Old Woman in the Shoe moves to several very different homes, before realizung that there is no place like home.
Price: Free! Approx. 17,910 words. Language: English. Published on March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary.
Welcome to the latest edition of Literary Lunes Magazine! I apologize for the delay, for I was having some technical difficulties on my end. In this issue, we are featuring an exclusive interview with NY Times Best Selling author, Kristin Cast of the House of Night Series. In addition, we have many other interviews, short stories, poetry, helpful literary articles