Fiction » Classics

The Cage
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Price: Free! Words: 17,540. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set around the year 2050 when overpopulation is causing food and energy shortages, mass unemployment, social tension and civil conflict. An ex politician and professor of biology talks to a grandson no longer able to cope with life in an overcrowded city. A follow-up to 'The Malthus Pandemic', this hard-hitting short novel is based on original facts and forecasts. Not for the faint hearted.
Story 1: Examination for the Post of Guardian Angel
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. This publisher attempted to edit them with a more modern format, including punctuation and styling, to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Cinco Minutos En El Abismo
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: Spanish. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
La historia comienza con el momento en que el personaje principal fallece y es así como inicia su estadía en el abismo. La cual para el personaje central fue muy extendida, pero para el resto de las personas en el mundo, solo pasaron algunos minutos.
A Heart for Milton: A Tale from North and South
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,440. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A romantic continuation story based on the novel 'North and South' by Elizabeth Gaskell.
Story 2: The Talking Pupils
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. This publisher attempted to edit them with a more modern format, including punctuation and styling, to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
金牌王菲
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 23,630. Language: Chinese. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
《金牌王妃》 作者:安知晓 芙蓉帐暖,一晌贪欢,她却不知道他是谁,阴差阳错,他错娶了她,新婚之夜,他说,这辈子他可以给她无尽的宠,却给不了她爱情。她风轻云...
Cáchira...Mi pueblo queda en otra parte.
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: Spanish. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Las añoranzas de un Cachirense y sus vívidos deseos de retornar a la patria chica que lo vió nacer. Una historia que sucede a todos aquellos que por motivos de la vida tienen que dejar su tierra natal para encontrarse a sí mismos.
Меня зовут Ву
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Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Каждый день в зеркале мы видим в своё отражение. К сожалению, или, к счастью, герой рассказа - Ву лишен такой возможности. С возрастом, в суете, мы перестаем задавать себе вопросы, принятые на веру ещё в детстве, - кто мы на самом деле?
From Beyond Space and Time 2
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Series: From Beyond Space and Time, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,550. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A new movie-style potential blockbuster science fiction adventure classic! Scientists, military, archeologists, and explorers uncover a fifteen-mile alien artifact from beyond the universe after it has been buried away for millions of years in an immense crater on a desolate Pacific island, with a hideous monstrous devil-like alien entity hidden away inside, waiting to be found and revived!
Lethargy - a Princess and the Pea story
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Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Nicholas is ready for marriage and tired of his mother sending away princesses for the silliest of reasons. So when he learns that Princess Penelope has a rare allergy to peas, he comes up with a plan... This novelette is approximately 40 pages long.
How The Woot-Woot Girl Went Gently Into The Good Night And Other Applicable Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
short stories
From Beyond Space and Time
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Series: From Beyond Space and Time, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
An astounding 21st century thriller classic in the style of a major science fiction/horror movie! An entity from beyond space and time enters the universe and voyages to the far reaches of the universe but on its exploration of the galaxy crashes into the Earth! Archaeologists discover it millions of years later in its form of spacecraft, buried beneath a sea cliff!
Factor Murphy
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Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: Spanish. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Relato fascinante que te mantiene en vilo sin saber que va a pasar hasta el final con historias entrelazadas hasta un inesperado final
The Custodian
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Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
A thrilling story of an Orphan who against all odds stands up to restore justice in Destiny Valley. With the police unable to stop the dreaded Dragons and all forms of justice in his school soon becoming a thing of the past, Robert together with his friends team up in an action packed,suspense filled and hilarious mission to put bring back justice.
The Great Gatsby Study Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 and represented by Hodder Publishing. Category: Fiction » Classics
Do you need to understand the Great Gatsby ? This Study Guide will help
'In That Number'
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Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
‘In That Number’ is a story about change, and one man’s uncertainty as he heads irrevocably towards a reckoning that will leave his world unrecognizable. It’s not up to him who goes with him and who stays behind, and as he heads towards the unknown, he reflects on what’s come to pass, what may yet be, and the weight of the choices which have led him to this junction.
De los traumas del mundillo editorial – Antología de cuentos
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 42,380. Language: Spanish. Published: September 11, 2012 by Vozed editorial. Category: Fiction » Classics
Las historias están pobladas de personajes del mundillo editorial: escritores que se están conociendo y auto descubriendo, escritores noveles de quienes se espera mucho, escritores consagrados, bloqueos, negros literarios… aquellos que han dejado de escribir o los que descubren que las cosas no son como creen. Hay editores que dicen lo que piensan, sin pelos en la lengua. Los hay que tienen...
گاو که باشی
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: Persian. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
It's a short story about a cow that lives with humans. Story told by cow itself and what she think of this served relationship with humans. She think it's a one way relation that they take her freedom and she have to obey the rules that humans have set. This is a symbolic story of how some society level can take freedom of another.
Halfway Letter
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Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: Persian. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
this fiction is drama and nice for every one who speak persian
1001 Nights: The Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Shahrazad, the mesmerizing heroine of 'The Arabian Nights,' must spin tales night after night to save lives—including her own. This short story brings her legend to modern readers and illuminates the dazzling orchestral showpiece it inspired. Ideal for oral storytelling.