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Assumptions: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Helen and her grandchildren, Jimmy and Beth, take their sad neighbor Peggy Fleming to Nantasket Beach in Massachusetts on the Feast of the Blessed Mother's Assumption into Heaven on August 15th. Peggy wants to assuage her grief for her deceased husband Jim through a cure in the ocean.
To Cure!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,630. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
If Dr. Adeishi Omini knew beforehand what life-changing secret that lay behind the door she would never have gone down the cellar that night…
Mr. Willy & Arthur
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
"Mr. Willy & Arthur" is a literary mashup, sort of a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup in words. In this novella Boo Radley finds the gumption to escape Maycomb and the decaying family home. Fourteen years later, Willy Loman's life is extended five days when he decides to return to Florida. Outside of Raleigh one rainy night Boo and Willy meet. This is the story of their brief time together.
Abstract
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It had only slowly dawned that he was in fact subsisting in a flat beneath General Fucking Broncawei, a war criminal. But once it had, every creak and shudder of the ceiling became especially ominous. This short urban fiction story is part of a suite of short science fiction, fantasy and horror pieces by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing.
Berserker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016 by Gryphonwood Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Sometimes the monsters are real…For Tor and Skald this is their first Viking raid, and their minds are filled with thoughts of honor and glory. What awaits them are beasts - huge, hairy and fanged, the Alma, who will not suffer intruders in their domain. When the Vikings slaughter a female Alma they soon find themselves in the middle of a battle with vicious creatures bent on bloody revenge.
Eating in the Underworld
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Private eye Harry Celeste is investigating an old friend in the sex bot business. Sound cold? Don’t let personal relationships interfere with the job. That’s rule number one. Then again, even Harry may be getting too close on this case. If he isn't careful, he could lose his heart. Or his life. Don’t get killed on the job. That’s rule number two. Dark future detective noir.
too small
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: American English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Too Small is a very young, very small, very special Koi fish who eats, swims and plays with his seven hundred brothers and sisters.He grows up thinking he's different than all the rest. He is, but it's his difference that earns him a place in the Emperor of Japan's Royal Garden Pond. His colors have proven him to be a true Kohaku, the most prized of all Koi.
A Black Hand For Franz Ferdinand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Franz Ferdinand, Reichsheir to the Four Thrones of the Osterreich, is about to visit Sarajevo. It's his wife Sofia's birthday and he wants the day to be memorable for her. Gavrilo, a Bosnian Serb committed to 'Union or Death', wants the day to be memorable as well. It is June 28th, 1914, and Gavrilo has his own present to offer . . . a Black Hand for Franz Ferdinand.
Virtual Identity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,860. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
She claims someone has framed her, only to discover her virtual self has taken over her life… Sandra Tomek has been renditioned. Under interrogation for scheming to illegally export computer technology to foreign nationals, she discovers she’s been hacked. Someone has stolen her identity. Someone has cloned every bit of who she is, and that someone is running her life using her virtual version.
Grain de Sable
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: French. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nouvelle de science-fiction 2 300 mots = 10 minutes de lecture - - - - Quand l’Unité Décisionnelle 23 atterrit sur la planète où elle doit accomplir sa deuxième mission, elle ne se doute pas du potentiel évolutif des espèces animales autochtones. UD-23 va alors aller de surprises en découvertes face aux êtres qu’elle tente d’élever vers un stade d’intelligence supérieure.
Before I Black Pt. 3-Caged Bird A Singin'
Series: Before I Black. Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
This is definitely a story from the other side of the gun. When people think of injustice, the disenfranchised, and often trivialized voices of minority victims, it is usually from behind a protective glass so to speak, so as to not step too close to the dangers. Here I've attempted to weave together a vivid picture of social injustice for any and all that dare to get close. Thank you for reading!
The Silly Story of a silly town
Price: $1.99 USD. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play, Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
No life lessons in this children's picture book, only simple silliness and giggles in a story written in rhyming verse about some of the silly things people do in their town. A goldfish bowl hanging from a cake shaped hat. Jalapenos on top of ice cream and the silly dog who hops around town like a frog are just a few of the silly things you'll find in this book. 340 words in 26 pgs.
Evening Star
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,830. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Christian and Alana left the Kings Aqua Isle to travel over the seas indefinitely, away from the current catastrophe that has seemed to take over Alana’s life. What happiness they have is cut short by another unfavourable surprise. The couple are oblivious to the fact that this trip is one that they will never forget, because there is more adversity along the way that only the gods can help.
Elusive Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,700. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Desperate after being hunted by the Restless, Alana accepts the invitation from the ancients of the Other Forest. In their protection lies her only hope for survival, but that hope is short-lived. The ancients need her help.The more willing Alana is to help the ancients, the more she is drawn into their lives. Soon, she will learn the mystery of her own ancestry, and that knowledge will haunt her.
Travelers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016 by Zimbell House Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Travelers features five charming short gypsy tales about fortune tellers, magicians and soothsayers. Featured Contributors: Vanessa Essler Carlson Sammi Cox Evelyn M. Zimmer and E.W. Farnsworth
Lady of the Deep
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The Rev. Dr. John Scott discovers an old sailing ship's figurehead, and later aids in the sea-rescue of Dr. Sky Rowan. Their Lady of the Deep helps them rediscover love while unraveling her secrets. Rumors of gold bullion in the wreck begin to surface, stolen by an enslaved people fleeing in the ship: can they use it to bring justice for the descendants, before treasure-hunters take their toll?
Dark Monsters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,860. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016 by Zimbell House Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Remember the feeling that something was in your closet? That doll was possessed? That neighbor isn't quite what he/she seems? The creepy feeling down your spine? Monster’s aren’t always Human, but sometimes they are.
Jersey Be Damned Book 2: Retribution of the Dead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,050. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
When young Steven Craig accidentally became a privateer he had no idea of the chain of events that would follow. Vengeance and betrayal, murder and kidnappings, prison hell ships, and camaraderie with friends for life would unfold as his determined misfit crew of Jersey boys and men began their career as legal pirates fighting for the American revolution.
Jersey Be Damned Book 1: Revenge of the American Privateers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,990. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
When young Steven Craig accidentally became a privateer he had no idea of the chain of events that would follow. Vengeance and betrayal, murder and kidnappings, prison hell ships, and camaraderie with friends for life would unfold as his determined misfit crew of Jersey boys and men began their career as legal pirates fighting for the American revolution.
One Last Scent of Jasmine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,580. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Executive branch ambitions to assimilate a private intelligence firm suspend Boone Hildebrandt between conflicting loyalties.