To Dance Amongst The Stars
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Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011 by WyrdStar. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A seasonal science-fiction fairy tale! Can the poor, down-trodden kitchen slave Ganesa find a Prince Charming in the shape of young, dashing space captain Hanuman? As they meet for the first time on the dance floor at the American Embassy's Christmas Ball, she is the first to admit he's not exactly her type in this tongue-in-cheek pastiche of Cinderella. Short story, approx 8000 words.
Heaven, A Place Of Dreams And Spiders
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Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
Sometimes it is hard to beleive, other times it is easier.
Blood of the Lamb
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Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
In the nineteenth century, Cain is a gunfighter known as a leading cause of ghost towns. His desire for a peaceful life is impossible given his inability to remember his sordid past. Now, his friends from a Palouse tribe have begged him to right a wrong brought about by the US Cavalry. Indebted to the tribes, Cain rides to confront the Cavalry. And the demons of his past ride beside him.
I Know You, PS. Stranger
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Peter and Sally never liked the feeling they had about the house they bought on their 5th anniversary. And what more could go wrong to let the person who grew up in it in for a rememberance tour? How would they get out of the situation no one wants to be in, to choose between life and death?
Facebook Logout - Experiences and Reasons to Leave it
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Price: Free! Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Quality of Relationships - Children - Privacy Issues - Facebook Changes the Concept of Friendship - The Inner Reasons to Leave - The Logout Process - Logout experiences - All Your Time or Nothing - This Time I Really Want to Leave it for Good - Bad Energy - Amplifier of an Inner Discomfort - Looking Through the Keyhole - An Affection-Compensating Tool - Boring to Death - Obsessive-Compulsive
"BREAK" Opening the Door
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You set the price! Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A young man unlocks super abilities and uses them to seek out justice for a friend put in a coma by a crime boss, but in the process ends up saving Jersey City and becoming New Jerseys very own super hero.
Never Never
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Series: Christmas stories. Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Scrooge questions a boy about a fantastic island. Part of the (anthology) collection of New Christmas Carol Stories.
After the Dance
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Eliza is a well behaved eighteen year old girl, living in the 1900’s. Her home is a fire station where her father is the fire chief. Eliza loves going to the dance every Saturday night, and she always arrives home by midnight to her waiting father. But tonight she is late and she thinks about the punishment. Eliza has worked herself up into a panic. What her father does next is unexpected.
The Lost Children Of Hendon Street
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Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In the dark night, the last building on Hendon Street, you can hear screams, not the screams of children, but those of adults. No one has ever witnessed what happens inside, and they want it that way
A Taste Of Your Own Private Hell
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A great man once said "Hell is other people". I beg to differ. Find out exactly what hell is like in this short story.
El Día de la Recuperación (Los hombres que comían naranjas)
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Price: Free! Words: 47,140. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Esa dualidad, maldad y bondad, que ha acompañado al hombre desde el inicio de los tiempos y que parece imposible abortarla, aunque desde el Día de la Recuperación hayan intentado ocultarla. Sin embargo, ni siquiera el lector final de la obra tendrá conciencia de la Verdad absoluta, sino de una verdad parcial, ya que solo se puede tener conciencia de ella si se conoce todo el pasado.
Crash Report
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Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
You'd better not shout, you'd better not cry. You'd better not pout, I'm telling you why. Something bad has happened to Jolly Old Saint Nick. Read what happened in this leaked document.
The Feast of Stevens
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You set the price! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 1 review)
On a space station far from Earth, animal liberationists inadvertently jeopardize thirty-eight innocent turkeys. The station’s cook, Stevens, ensures the fowl shall not have died in vain. In this science fiction Christmas comedy, cultures clash, hearts are won, and dinner is served.
PeeDee3, Intergalactic, Insectoid Assassin in: Chase Seen Seven (Int Arsenal Outlet), Take One (season 1, episode 7)
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Series: PeeDee3 is Dead, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011 by Tricorner Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
PeeDee3 stops by Dollarworld’s overstocked arsenal outlet with a mighty long shopping list (he’s completely out of red herring grenades) and a coupon for uncle Nezbit’s Spicy Brain Sauce burning a hole in the pocket of his quadra-sleeved trench coat. But the, buy the brain extractor, get the sauce free offer just might be too good to be true. Does anyone else smell a trap?
Plankton We Have Heard on High
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Price: Free! Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A short tale of intrigue and a compendium of delightful Christmas music for marine animals. As soon as Charlie spots his wife in the restaurant where she's asked him to meet after work, he can see that she's terrified of someone or something. Can Charlie rescue his wife, or have the Knights Templar failed to stop Mozart from destroying the world?
Guía de Estilo de Smashwords
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Series: Smashwords Style Guide Translations. Price: Free! Words: 26,470. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
La Guía de estilo de Smashwords ha permitido que miles de autores publiquen libros electrónicos de gran calidad. Esta guía gratuita enseña, paso a paso, cómo crear, formatear y publicar un libro electrónico, y su lectura es imprescindible para distribuir vía Smashwords a las tiendas en línea más importantes, como la iBookstore de Apple, Barnes & Noble, Sony, Kobo y Diesel.
Have a Bloody Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Taylors love Christmas and everything that goes with the holiday. But this year a series of unexpected Christmas cards from a complete stranger make Christmas a holiday they will never forget. "Have a Bloody Christmas" is not your typical Christmas tale as it combines the festivities of Christmas with the horror that comes on Halloween.
When God Whispers Loudly
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When God whispers, the wise listen. In this short story, a busy husband and father fails to heed the quiet voice of the Lord. In doing so, he experiences the loving admonition of God whispering loudly. 2750 words, available at no charge.
Timtown
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Price: Free! Words: 176,520. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Fifteen year old Tim discovers an abandoned alien base(Timtown). It’s run by an ancient computer that relinquishes all of its powers to Tim who becomes concerned about the danger of the advanced technology falling into the wrong hands and ultimately destroys it.
Miracle at the Museum of Broken Hearts: A Christmas Novella
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Price: Free! Words: 22,990. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
All Rose needs is a Christmas miracle... or does she? When Rose Delaney scores her dream job at London's newest attraction, The Museum of Broken Hearts, she thinks she's got it made. It's depressing dealing with relics of failed relationships each day, but Rose won't let it break her spirit. After discovering the museum's handsome curator is nursing a broken heart, she steps in to fix it.