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Price: Free! Approx. 5,020 words. Language: English. Published on February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography.
At odd moments of the day and night, a word or an idea springs to mind. Inspired by personal experiences, each poem reflects the thoughts of the writer. There is sadness, insight, and humor. The topic is usually the result of events, worries, and fears. There might be moments of pessimism but the conflict always resolves itself. The poet is a believer in happy endings.
Price: Free! Approx. 43,920 words. Language: English. Published on February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration.
A common sense plan for advancement that everyone can use...A concise survey of African American history, in the words of people who lived it...An introduction to major figures in black literature from Sojourner Truth to President Obama
Series: The Witching Pen, Prequel (bonus read). Price: Free! Approx. 5,800 words. Language: English. Published on February 9, 2012 by Bitten Fruit Books / Satin Smoke Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy.
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Fifteen-year-old Elena hides her magical abilities from everyone, except her best friend, Karl. Inseparable since very young, they've always shared everything, including the darkest parts of their lives. Elena's beginning to realise her feelings for Karl are growing into something more. But her mother's about to drop a bombshell – one that will change the course of her life, and heart, forever.
Price: Free! Approx. 10,800 words. Language: English. Published on February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General.
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When Police Officer Perry Salter first meets crime victim Jeremy, the young man has a rare, debilitating form of autism. Later, Officer Salter confronts evidence of two hideous crimes. His cop instincts say Jeremy is innocent while the evidence and the community say Jeremy is guilty. Salter struggles to find truth and justice despite the very real risk of damaging his rising his career.
Price: Free! Approx. 125,790 words. Language: English. Published on February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy.
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
In a world of wizards and vampires a clever man may make a fortune. But hunting the undead is no small task, as Coragan the bounty hunter will soon find out. He will need all his wits and the help of his comrades. Together, they must pit themselves against a creature so old time itself bends knee, an ancient vampire by the name of Lucian val Drasmyr.
Price: Free! Approx. 3,790 words. Language: English. Published on February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction.
(4.00 from 1 review)
The contents of this transcript were discovered after clean-up operations began at the Westfield Psychiatric Hospital on 1st October 2009. Contained inside are field notes regarding the strange & abnormal progress of patient Jonathan Winterhall Gray, taken from the discovered journal of Dr Henry Renholm.
Price: Free! Approx. 3,240 words. Language: English. Published on February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family.
Richard walked out on his son, Ethan, eighteen years ago-and now he's back. He has a month to live after battling Lung Cancer, and he wants to set things right, he wants Ethan's forgiveness. Ethan does not want anything to do with him.But Richard is persistent...will he win?