Steel and Snare: an Add-on for Of Thieves and Elves
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Price: Free! Words: 20,000. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This is an additional story for the supernovella, OF THIEVES AND ELVES. The Steel Claw, the notorious gang of bandits, have been ordered to capture the elven Master of Ionor, Tryn, on his secretive journey to the south. As the two opposing forces collide in the small village of Vin, a mysterious and ancient third party intervenes...
Belladonna
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Price: Free! Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
He'd done this a few times before. By now, he'd gotten it down to a science - the hunt, the kill, and the alibi. This time was no different than any other. In fact, she was almost making it all too easy for him. She seemed just like all the others before her: ready, willing, and even eager, although what he had in mind for her was not what she expected. However, appearances weren't everything...
The Dream Valley
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Series: The Crystal Point Legacy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 63,080. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
As an unexpected invasion from a land long thought dead envelops their lands, two life-long friends are thrown into the ravages of war. Creatures they fought only in their dreams have come to life and pillaged their peaceful world. Their only hope resides in a stranger from outside their realm and the aging wisdom of one of their own. A journey of magic and war now consumes them to the very end.
Takers Economy : An Inquiry into Illegal File Sharing
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Price: Free! Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
(3.00 from 1 review)
Takers Economy proposes an alternative look at illegal file sharing in light of the role of art in society, and in the context of the oneness of all beings and things.
Clown World: Issue 1 -
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Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Imagine a world. The Imago Mundi is Natasha's personal favorite masterpiece. It has the ability to port inhabitants on Earth to an entirely new planet in a distant galaxy. However, it is also a dangerous toy that should not be left unsupervised. Her apprentice has taken liberties with the device while the static reality on Earth has been breached by a deranged mage. Monday no longer exists.
Sylvie's Love
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Price: Free! Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sylvie thinks she is happily married, but her husband keeps rocking the boat, by wanting physical intimacy. At the end of his tether, he calls in his aunts to talk to Sylvie. She is returned to her family in disgrace. Unable to bear things, she leaves for the big city. There, she falls for her boss, and things take an unexpected turn.
A Husband’s Lot
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Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ever wonder what goes through a man’s mind as he attempts to be Mr. Fixit? A Husband’s Lot is a light-hearted look at a “honey do” project gone wrong. A short story laced with humor, but oh, so true.
Cómo me convertí en el mayor Best Seller del mundo
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Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: Spanish. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Un escritor desquiciado puede llegar a convertirse en cualquier cosa que desea, sin importarle las consecuencias. A su imaginación, le sumará los hechos que crea necesarios para lograr cualquier propósito.
Shadows Over Innocence (an Emperor's Edge short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sicarius, the emperor’s personal assassin, returns from a successful mission only to discover that the enemy is retaliating by sending an assassin of their own. The target? Five-year-old Prince Sespian. Shadows over Innocence is a 4,500-word short story set fourteen years before the first Emperor’s Edge novel.
Alice James Departs
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Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The friends and relatives of Alice James make sense of her death, after her closest female companion makes a visit to New England. (For those who don't know, Alice James is the not-quite-as-famous sister of novelist Henry James and psychologist William James).
Rejecting the New Millennium
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Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Hoyt wrote most of the poems in "Rejecting the New Millennium" while he was an instructor at Grambling State University in Louisiana from 1994 to 1999. A limited edition of the collection was issued in 1999 by CC Marimbo Communications, PO Box 933, Berkley, CA 94701. 24 signed and numbered hard copies of this collection are still available from the author.
Loose Movement Part 1
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Series: Loose Movement, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Loose Movement Part 1 is a collection of short pieces.It includes travel writing, film and music reviews and short stories, most of which have been published online.
Sarah e la trappola mortale
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Price: Free! Words: 40,230. Language: Italian. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Terrorizzati ascoltarono in silenzio quello che un cronista vago e sconcertato ripeteva incerto: un’ imbarcazione era stata trovata al largo completamente distrutta. Non c'era alcuna traccia degli uomini a bordo e neppure si sapeva come l’incidente fosse avvenuto, in quella zona non c’erano scogli affioranti da poter produrre un simile squarcio nello scafo...
Twisted Shorties
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Series: Twisted Shorties. Price: Free! Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(4.94 from 18 reviews)
From the inventive minds of the writers on Gather.com comes a book... a book of odd short stories, with fiction astonishing and intriguing, and yes even creepy. Writers such as Sheila Deeth, Barbary Chaapel, Tracy Fabre, and Douglas J. Westberg bring you tales of romance, sci-fi, fantasy, horror, whimsy and a bit of lilting poetry. Come, and take a peek inside the world of... Twisted Shorties
Who'll Pick Me?
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Price: Free! Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Peri is afraid no one will pick her as a friend in her new town Bell Buckle, where she and her father move into a dilapidated house they are turning into an inn. To make matters worse, she’s always losing or forgetting things. By caring for a litter of puppies, Peri hopes to earn back her father’s trust; unfortunately all she gains is trouble when things she is responsible for start to disappear.
The Speculative MIND Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 27,320. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
A collection of short stories which explore the realms of the supernatural, horror, fantasy, and science. Including... Cookies, a Brownie, and Walter; A Hero; Garden of Memoirs; Drawn to Copper Lake; The Stranger; Someone to Watch Over Me; Saving Mary Collins; Custody of the Chain; The Rebellious Fingers; Deliver Us to Evil; Sympathy for the Son; Just Another Day;
How to make your resume attractive?
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Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Design
How to make your resume attractive?
Bloody Mary (Urban Legend)
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 3, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Halloween finally arrived and it was Mary's sixteenth birthday. Mary invited her closest friends Kathy and Kim to stay the night. Mary and her friends were about to test an Urban Legend called "Bloody Mary" on Halloween night that should have been left alone. They all had no idea the words they said in her bathroom with the lights out would bring evil out of the mirror with grave consequences.
The Price Of A Dream
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In life, sometimes a world in which we only hear about and rarely pay attention to collides with our own. This is a true, inspirational short story about how one unsuspecting man's act of kindness was able to ignite the dreams of an aspiring 16-year-old violinist whose young life had been defined by consistent struggle and heartbreak.
Valkyrie - the vampire princess
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Series: Valkyrie the Vampire Princess, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Valkyrie grew up having recurring strange dreams with a man who she has never seen in her life. When she meets Eros, a handsome and attractive boy, mystery becomes part of her everyday life. Some nights, she sleeps with an owl watching her sleep. Wondrous revelations come as time wore on, changing her life forever…