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Sturr it Up
By Esther Leng
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A collection of stories about growing up Chinese American in Los Angeles.
A Husband Makes Things Easier
By TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Short story about a conversation between two people during a snowstorm.
The Dog's Philosopher - The Living Veranda
By GW Pearcy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: Australian English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Julie has decided she is having a cocktail party on her father’s wooden veranda for her 21st birthday. But her father’s home doesn’t have a wooden veranda. Not yet, anyway. Read on to see how Julie’s birthday wish not only comes true, but how it creates an enhanced life for her, for her dad and for many others, for years to come. Don’t miss this next instalment in The Dog’s Philosopher series.
I, Putin
By Jennifer Ciotta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,230. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
I, Putin is a multi-award-winning, Amazon Kindle Top 100 best-selling, original, historical fiction novel about Vladimir Putin. What decision is so harrowing that it changes Russian President Vladimir Putin forever? Discover what motivates the man behind Russia. Is he the cold, ruthless leader you know, or is he...human?
Time Frame
By William C. Morley
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Western Grebe Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the narrator strolls the dock at the yacht club he finds himself in a situation more weird than he could ever have imagined. Nor could he have imagined it would involve a long-time friend and cause him to tell lies to cancel a dinner date. The reader will have much to ponder. For a long time.
Chasing the Strawberry Moon, Hitchhiking (for girls)
By Judith A Grout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,710. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Two teen-age girls hitchhike cross country to escape an arranged marriage one of their fathers has decreed. They encounter all sorts of people along the way—some benevolent, some decidedly not. In coping with the adversity they find at every turn, they discover the meaning of love and friendship, betrayal and reconciliation, self-reliance and interdependence. A compelling true-life adventure.
The 16th Song
By David Powell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,990. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The 16th Song is a book about a young man making mistakes and how the mistakes follow him despite his success as a song writer. Set mainly in the turbulent Paris if the late 1950's, it tells of how random acts of violence, unconnected with the victims, can distort a life forever.
The Morning Bird
By Mark Conte
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Salvatore Gelese is 80 years old and is moving from the home he has lived in for 45 years. In his reluctance to move, his mind takes him back to his youth, his marriage to Clara, and his move to America.
Huey: A Short Story
By Edward Lange
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The ocean is not an easy place to live. With starvation and predators waiting around every corner, it can be a hard life, even if you are a twenty-foot great white killing machine. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Cruel and Swift Instruments of Nature.
Bloomed
By Damien W. Green
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
William Cooper returns to his grandparents' farm for the first time in 20 years, a farm he remembers from his youth as "a magical place that stood as a cornerstone in my life." Not only a place to bury his father but also to reawaken his lost self.William falls back in time to when he and his brother Joseph visited the farm for the last time, where he faces the one ghost that still haunts him.
Diary of a Wildflower
By Ruth White
Price: Free! Words: 85,330. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After a heartbreaking childhood, Lorelei leaves Starr Mountain, determined to break the cycle of hopelessness among the women of her family. As a teen in the roaring twenties, she is dazzled by the carefree world of flappers and bobbed hair, the Charleston and the IT girl, Prohibition, and the notorious speakeasies. As a mere wildflower, can she compete with the exotic orchids in this new world?
Passin Time at West Side High
By TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Short story about a student named Kwinton Jones and the inner city high school he attends
In the Belly of the Beast
By Mark Morrin
You set the price! Words: 12,550. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Thomas McAndrew is a stoker on the maiden voyage of a Royal Mail Steamer; the biggest and finest to fly the British flag. Thomas is disturbed by unspoken thoughts of foreboding and dread, a fear of something bad. A fire in one of the giant coal bunkers is hastening their passage across the icy North Atlantic and their course for a fateful meeting.
Saturday Night Dance Club
By Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: Free! Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Pearl's young world is shattered when Papa orders her to leave home. She takes with her the secret of catching Papa in the pantry with the maid. Pearl finds a job in the city. On weekends she heads downtown to the Canteen to volunteer as a "suitable young lady" to dance with the boys in uniform. Pearl considers this her patriotic duty --until Will sweeps her into his arms and heart.
Till Tomorrow
By Patrick Manzai
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,710. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
David Mugisha, a popular athlete, faces ruin after an accident leaves him crippled for life. With the help of his foster sister, he battles with the demons of his past. Having surrounded himself with superficial friends and put his entire future plans in athletics, he is left alone and without money.
The Seven Year Laowai
By Travis Lee
You set the price! Words: 9,730. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An ESL teacher's recollections of the seven years he spent teaching English in Wuhan, China. From the alcoholism which led him there to the nasty power games that pushed him out, The Seven Year Laowai provides an unflinching look at the lives of ESL teachers in the smoggy never-never land of Wuhan, China.
Clara
By Marie Cook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,760. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
In 1883 Clara left her home in Indiana and everything she had ever known to go with her young husband and small child to establish a home and raise a family in Kansas. Her strength to face the hardships she encounters there comes from her indomitable spirit, her sense of humor, and her devout faith.
Mutamenti
By Enzo Pettinelli
Price: Free! Words: 41,970. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Nel secolo scorso la società ha subito un radicale cambiamento di usi e costumi. Il libro è il racconto di questa trasformazione vista attraverso gli occhi dell’autore che narra di una bellissima avventura sportiva compiuta con il ping-pong.
Kicking Stones
By David Todd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A man returns to his old neighborhood and relives memories of the weeks following his mother's death when he was 13.
Bookstore Stories
By White Feather
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A selection of stories for bibliophiles. If you like bookstores or if you ever worked in one you will be able to relate to these stories. While the world of books is the setting, the stories involve all the vicissitudes of life and are told in White Feather's engaging style.