Chuang Tse e il primo imperatore
By Anna Russo
Price: Free! Words: 20,370. Language: Italian. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Cina. 2222 anni fa. Zheng Li, re di Qin, dopo aver ridotto in suo potere i sei stati feudali in cui era diviso il territorio e, dopo aver unificato il regno, negando ogni precedente storico, si proclama Primo Augusto Imperatore dei Qin. E' all'apice del suo potere eppure uno strano sogno lo tormenta. Ha nemici ovunque e teme tutti. La profezia del sogno si avvererà dopo undici anni di regno...
The Purple Planet
By White Feather
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short story by White Feather about some gods who were bored and needed something new and exciting.
The Shelter
By SunHi Mistwalker
Price: Free! Words: 6,120. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2012 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The world around ten-year-old Sunni Brown is crumbling. War, disease and crushing poverty are everyday realities. For a while, she counts herself amongst the lucky. But will she survive when she's forced to live in an abandoned parking structure? This is a scary future; but there are no werewolves, vampires or zombies…in this future, human beings are the scariest creatures of all.
The View from the Top
By T. L. Ingham
Price: Free! Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Regina Ridgeway has everything Frances ever wanted: a magnificent home, exotic vacations, designer clothing and fancy jewelry. She has money to burn while Frances is forced to toil away in her beauty shop catering to the whims of Mrs. Ridgeway and the rest of her snobby friends. (Not to mention picking their pockets when no one is looking.) And then one day everything changes.
Fr. Leonardo Castellani: an introduction
By Jack Tollers
Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012 by Jack Tollers. Category: Essay » Author profile
It's a real shame: that Fr. Leonardo Castellani is practically unknown by English-speaking Catholics around the world (and that so little of his wonderful work has been translated). So here's Jack Toller's effort to break the ice with an introduction of sorts and three of his essays.
You Matter
By SGM Lifewords
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A simple illustrated booklet for young people. The message "You matter to God" is presented using the parable of the Prodigal Son.
Egypt - Travels with my Camera
By Jane Barrett
Price: Free! Words: 19,770. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A light hearted look at travelling through one of the most fascinating and historical counties in the world - Egypt. This book looks at both the ancient and the modern country through a visitors eyes. It is a must read for anyone planning a trip to Egypt or has already been and wishes to relive some memories.
Tunnels: The Darkest Nexus
By Kenneth Neal
Price: Free! Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Global and bizarre anomalies have appeared connecting our world to the barrens of Purgatory. Despite this known fact, folklore has mentioned fragments in time where mortals have been able to traverse through buildings made of stone and granite. Passing through without caution nor resistance, onto territory flooded with creatures brutish and perpetually lost as they too, traverse back to our realm.
Happamia, sanoi kettu
By Maria Carole
Price: Free! Words: 13,830. Language: Finnish. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Vuosisadan helteisimmän kesän keskellä Pihlan arki täyttyy töistä lehtikuvaajana ja pitkistä puheluista parhaan ystävän kanssa. Elämä on miellyttävän tasaista ja ennalta-arvattavaa... jollei kamera ole mukana väärässä paikassa väärään aikaan. Kepeä kesäromanssi.
Kaboom!
By Django Mathijsen
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012 by enpublikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Steampunk flash fiction in which Jellana, riding from town to town on her steam tandem, gets in trouble with an unscrupulous traffic cop.
Balkonade
By Anaïd Haen
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: Dutch. Published: July 5, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Staand op een balkon overpeinst een koningin haar leven. Aan haar hand haar nichtje, tevens stiefdochtertje. Het lieve kind weet van niets ...
Kaboem!
By Django Mathijsen
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: Dutch. Published: July 5, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Stoompunk handpalmverhaal waarin Jellana, trekkend van stad naar stad op haar stoomtandem, het aan de stok krijgt met een nietsontziende verkeersambtenaar.
Helen of Orpington
By PN Moore
Price: Free! Words: 96,150. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Helen never had strong bonding love for her daughter Emma, until they worked together. This love is short lived, soon Emma is knocked down and killed by Lesley, a young American nurse in London. A short jail term and extradition to the States for Lesley, leaves Helen broken, and ready for reprisal. Helen’s journey for justice takes her to American, she finds Emma’s killer, new love and herself...
4 Top Mobile Phones in 2012 & How to Safeguard them
By Robert Pattinson
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
Mobile phones and Smartphones have taken a crucial place in the world of science and technology. Human beings are becoming dependent on these devices in some or other way. With the introduction of various useful devices we are living a more convenient and easy life. Communication system has never been so easy before.
Opoponax Dreams - Opoponax's Progress
By Genieve Dawkins
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The opening chapter of the adventure fantasy novel, Opoponax Dreams. Do you dare to dream?
Barcode: Cavern of Youth
By Kashif Ross
Price: Free! Words: 112,880. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Kay may pretend to be emotionless, but he continues working feverishly to protect those dearest to him. Though he puts his neck on the line for everyone, he hardly trusts anyone. Professors want Kay to discover the Cavern of Youth, his “family” hopes that he'll open up to them, and a gorgeous but clumsy gladiator begs him to love her. With so many people pulling Kay in various directions, he's str
Eddie's Shorts - Volume 4
By M. Edward McNally
Series: Eddie's Shorts, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The fourth collection of M. Edward McNally's short stories, from beyond the vale of history (AKA: the 1990s). Contents: Flipper the Stripper - You think your job is boring? Justice in Ireland - One of those "metaphoric" titles.
The Trade
By Marla Bowie LePley
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Four kids search for treasure in an evil house.
Last Tales of Mercia 7: Godric the Thegn
By Jayden Woods
Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Richard FitzScrob asks Godric to hunt for the youth who desecrated his castle, Godric's loyalty to King Edward and the Normans will be put to the test. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Shadowcat
By Silja Hare
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
1 star(3.88 from 8 reviews)
Cats live in the Dayworld - we see them all around us but we don't see all they are. We don't see the Shadowcats prowling the walls at night to protect the most innocent from the worst evil. *note*: don't get too comfortable reading it!