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Relatos e Imperfecciones
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: Spanish. Published: May 30, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Relatos e imperfecciones nació en la soledad, dentro del caos humano del Autor, dentro de sus sentimientos contradictorios. Estos cuentos, fueron narrados con una única matriz, con el cultivo psicológico que la muerte impone a nuestras vidas, y en ese instante nació esta obra.
On The Fifth Night
Price: Free! Words: 42,620. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016 by Mindmark CC. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In a moment of violent madness, a husband changes everything for ever and beyond.
Saying Goodbye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This story, also the first chapter of the forthcoming tenth novel in the Wes Crowley series, opens at a funeral that is very important to Western Z Crowley. In fact, it's one that will change what's left of his life forever. Come along on a last blast as Wes sets out on a vengeance trail.
Come Join the Party! : A Political Screwball Comedy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A meeting to influence a Congressman to run for President on board a yacht in New York Harbor gets out of control when opposing members of the Party, social activists, society matrons, and three comic vagrants crowd on and cause the boat to sink.
Ducati Brando: Episode 1, Catch and Release.
You set the price! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The only person in the history of the Navy Seals to be kicked out of that elite fighting group for being too rough. He’s committed to being unforgiving and relentless. He's accompanied with his Native American Girlfriend, Tamaya. She's seductive, but it belies her own wickedness which she unleashes when she and Ducati come face to face with the "Human vermin" they're hired to exterminate.
Lilah's Agony A Story of Alienation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Lilah's daughter, Lola, marries a controlling man. He is jealous of the love she has for her mother. When Lola accidentally gets pregnant, she confides in her mom. Bart learns he wasn't the first to hear they are expecting. He inflicts his anger on Lola. She isn't allowed any contact with her mother. She fears what he will do if she visits her mom. The alienation ends with a surprise ending.
Channels
Price: $6.56 USD. Words: 54,910. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What Joe Potter, Roy Danes, Liv Atkinson, Leo Stone and Veronica Love have in common? What can they all do without being aware of the fact that there are others who can do the very same as they? They all can what the ordinary man only dream of. Looking through unseen Channels and walking through them into distant places is only the beginning. Will their paths be crossed in mysterious ways? Will
Secrets of the Deep
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A dead millionaire. A fortune to be inherited. When everyone is a suspect, and everyone has a secret, will anyone ever know the truth?
Out of the House of Darkness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,400. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
He came from a long line of alkies, addicts, and ne'er-do-wells. Sobriety wasn’t enough—he needed a new life. In Out of the House of Darkness, we meet Neil as he works to make up for the decades he lost to severe alcoholism. This isn't a story about getting sober; it's about moving past mere sobriety and consciously creating a fulfilling life out of the shambles.
The Parthian Shot
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,200. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Primary School Teacher Liz Wright has it all; a successful career, a rich husband, a son at University, a daughter at one of Sydney’s most prestigious private schools, a house, a boat, a swimming pool and a good friend living next door. That is until she is caught travelling through customs with two kilos of heroin in her suitcase...
Fathers: A Collection of 3 Flash Fiction Stories
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents
Fathers: A collection of Three Flash Fiction stories consist of three short stories, "Teddy", "He never Came", "His Truth". All shining a lot of the lack in-home issues many families face regarding an empty father presence.
Running for the Guv
Price: Free! Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Blake Guv is a starving young attorney, desperately trying to get new clients. As a last hopeless gamble to obtain some publicity, he foolishly enters the race for Governor of his state as an independent candidate. When a series of unexpected events shove him to the front of the race, Blake is forced to start taking the campaign seriously. But the truth is, Blake hates politics with a passion!
The Quantum Mechanic Trilogy Collection: For Every Action, Rise of The Embodied, and The Return of Heroes in one set
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 427,430. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Convinced that he has found the unified field theory in the Bible Jacob Saylor disappears into the desert, only to return years later with no memory of where he has been. Deeply affected by the trauma, he struggles to make it through daily life. But when terrorists attack years later he acts to save his niece and reveals that he can control the very fabric of reality.
Brittany And Dustin Depart This Earth
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
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A short story of about 1500 words. Brittany and Dustin have had a long, happy marriage and now it's time to retire. They're headed for Little Heaven, an orbital habitat where elders can enjoy low-gravity living. Dustin, however, wanted to live out his days on Earth. He's going just to please Brittany -- which is a recipe for disaster unless he can find a way to be happy in Little Heaven!
New Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 61,260. Language: British English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A man is running for his life. An army is deployed to hunt him down. He has no right to be there. He has no right to live. He is not considered human. The year is 2058. The world's powers have been stabilised, the citizens of the newly formed super-states are safe, living in peace. But for those, born on the wrong side of The Wall, peace must be paid for, and the price is higher than ever befor
The Genie's Oak
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
If you know everything, Terry says, you probably don't need a memory. The genie thinks maybe you still do. The genie wishes it could remember.
The Brane of the Space Pirates
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 109,680. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
When the spaceship Brane Child emerges from skip-space near an unfamiliar space station, Lisa Chang thinks she and her crew may have finally found their way home. That is until the station's weapons turn toward them, and a man dressed like a pirate appears on their view screen and demands their surrender. Lost, unarmed, and with nowhere to run, it's not as if she has much choice. Not yet, anyway.
Only the Good Die Young
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016 by FedoraArts Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Whatever genre they put on ya, the song remains the same...right? What if Bob Dylan had died in his motorcycle accident in 1966? What if Jimi Hendrix had lived on, playing guitar into the new millenium? What if John Lennon never met a madman on his doorstep? Is a world without "Tangled Up in Blue" really worse than a world that never heard "Tiananmen Square Gardens"?
Electron - Those Who Cast the Votes Decide Nothing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A professor of cyber security is thrust into a conspiracy that threatens our most precious freedom, our right to a protected vote. With powerful government forces committed to stopping him, Dr. Jonas Larson must overcome his embittered life to fight a final battle for the nation he still loves.
Lord of Silver Ridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,980. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The town Silver Ridge is about to become a battlefield. The town Silver Ridge is about to become a battlefield. What starts as a simple man’s attempt to pull his struggling family over the poverty line turns into a power struggle that spans generations. On one side is King, a shady businessman with titanium teeth and a fanatical cult of followers. Can a Lord conquer a King?