The Trouble With Pixies (Edinburgh Elementals 1)
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Series: Edinburgh Elementals, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Michael has just moved to Edinburgh, Scotland, to make a fresh start with his three children. While they're out exploring the city, he's relaxing with a glass of wine. That is until a knock on the front door leads to a bizarre revelation from a strange, red-haired woman, and an encounter in the attic with some unexpected guests.
Here to Help
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Price: Free! Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
A man from an advanced-technological civilization visits Earth and attempts to solve some of our problems with not quite the results he expected.
Them
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Captured. Studied. Humiliated. A tale of an alien abduction from the victim's point of view. What exactly do these creatures want? Part of the 'From Elsewhere' collection - six short stories about unearthly visitors.
Mason Queensbury in the Parlour of the Occult
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Price: Free! Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
When England's greatest hero is summoned to the estate of Aleister Crowley, he is expecting a leisurely evening of tale-telling with the assembled guests, among whom number Rudyard Kipling and Harry Houdini. But the evening will turn out to include kidnapping, murder, and blood sacrifice! Based on a true story.
My Little Secret
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a time when discrimination is no stranger, this short story gives insight on the feelings and emotions an individual who does not meet society's quote, normal existence, experiences throughout their daily life. It expresses the need to be the person they were born to be. This is the story of how painful it can be when someones true identity is hidden and secrets finally become reality.
Currents of Thunder
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Melienda, an immortal being, is hunted by her ex-lover because she broke the Law. The battle has raged for a millennium. But now it may come to a grisly end unless Melienda can outwit the beast that can devour her life force – the only way an immortal can truly die.
The Last Supper - A Christmas Tale of Horror
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Price: Free! Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Christmas is a time when families are brought together , people who haven’t seen each other in a long time and who, on this day, sit together at a table, share stories, dreams, joys and a traditional dinner. But on this Christmas, one particular supper is anything but traditional. And what gets served is something very few ever get to taste. One simple meal can hold many secrets …
Five Rows Back: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Melissa doesn't have friends. Her OCD and constant counting has made her an outcast in school. So, when she finds the man who forcefully took away her innocence, she seeks revenge the only way she knows how. Praise for "Five Rows Back" - Top 12 Finish, The Inlander Short Fiction Contest 2012, Theme: The End
Jude the Giant Jelly
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Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: British English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Cooking & Food
A short bedtime story for young children who are occasionally fussy about their food or eat too many puddings.
Wick
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Price: Free! Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Clay just wants to get home. Six years ago, he moved to New York City after his wife and daughters were killed in a horrible automobile accident, and now, the day after Hurricane Sandy devastates the city, Clay sets out on foot to escape both the city, and the prison of his old life there. What Clay discovers on his epic walk to freedom, will change everything... for everyone... forever.
Senor 105 and the Secret Santa
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Price: Free! Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Senor 105, masked Mexican wrestler, scientist and occasional detective, has just returned from a taxing adventure and all he really wants to do is relax in his den, put his feet up and read a little. And then somebody kidnaps Santa...
Forever Young Birth Of A Nation
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Price: Free! Words: 225,320. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Seeking to forget the sorrowful deaths of two loved ones, Ian McCloud arrives in America in 1775. Shortly he is drawn into a rivalry that makes him an enemy of a British officer. That leads to events which involve him with a young woman and which propel him into the turmoil of the American Revolutionary War. You have never read a story that deals with the subject of vampires as does this one.
Ethos
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You set the price! Words: 152,230. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ethos is a novel about the beliefs, attitudes, and moral values of two men on a collision course with each other, both driven to do what they think they must, even if it requires them to take the lives of others.
Identity
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Price: Free! Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
In a return to the kind of storytelling that made Black, Showdown and Three unforgettable, Ted Dekker delivers this modern day parable about how we see ourselves. Humming with intensity and blindsided twists, Eyes Wide Open is raw adrenaline from the first page to the last pure escapism packed with inescapable truth. Not all is as it seems. Or is it? Strap yourself i
Magic Shoes
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Series: Mark’s Mad Phonics, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Mark's Mad Phonic Series is a set of graded readers helping children learn to read. The series starts from your child's first words and continues to reading fluency. This is Level 2 Book 1. This book is all about some new shoes!This NEW version includes: TWO versions (one very simple for starter readers and one slightly longer) AUDIO (.mp3) version 3 WORKSHEETS to practice the phonics in the book!
The Confession
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Price: Free! Words: 63,590. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rachel Walker has lost the most precious thing in this world: the will to live. Two days before Christmas her husband dies in an automobile accident. In time, her outlook goes from grey to black. Depression sets in. Despair. Finally she casts her fate on one last act: she goes to Confession. But there is absolutely nothing that can prepare her for what she finds there.
Two For One (From the Desk of Col. Garrett Ross)
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Series: Clements Academy. Price: Free! Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Clements Academy was established, somewhere around the year 2045, to train the best and brightest orphans from around the world into the perfect agents. Weapons training, martial arts training, and small unit tactics are just a taste of the curriculum for Clements students. Jaxun Reynolds is one of these students, though he wants out. And lucky for him, he's just found the perfect patsy.
Interview tips for the New MRI Technician
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Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
Here are some interview tips for the new MRI technician. You must have prepared for technical and questionnaires rounds with your CV and certificates.
The Last Resort
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Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Some would think being alone is not healthy or the way to live life. For some, over the age of fifty might just think otherwise. Here is a story about one person's search for peace and quiet within himself and what surrounds him. By the way, this story is free, but tell me what you think?
To a Jury With the Vigilante
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Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
We now take the case so diligently worked by Inspector Marko before a jury with flashy defense counsel Chernik plying his craft for the benefit of Carruthers, the bereaved accountant with a shotgun.