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Fated Shorts(Boxed Set)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When fate intervenes, life can become a chilling explosion of destiny. Coast along with these characters as they slip and slide through the mires of unfortunate circumstance. These three fated shorts are available individually or at this attractive boxed-set price.
Purgatory: A Good Way to Die (Butterworth)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
College adjunct instructor Charles D. Butterworth lives a pleasant, though not terribly exciting, life in the rural Ozarks. A cuddly, bookish man, Butterworth seeks meaning through the Eastern philosophers and Mother Nature. Feeling his life has peaked, Mr. Butterworth plans his suicide. Bad weather and an unexpected infatuation slow his demise.
Bękart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: Polish. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
„Bękart”, to zbiór opowiadań o niezwykłej dramatycznej codzienności. Autor pozwala czytelnikowi dotknąć świata bohaterów swoich dawnych reportaży radiowych, wskrzeszając ich problemy, które pomimo upływającego czasu wpisują się w każdą epokę.
Deare Sister
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Magenta. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
(3.00 from 1 review)
This work of fiction consists of letters that might have been written by Lady Godiva, Milton’s daughter, Rubens’ model, Mozart’s mother, Freud’s wife, Plato’s students, and others – assuming a feminist consciousness. (What would they say?)
Manchester Arms
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
College grad Lawrence Dunbar Harrison has aspirations to be a writer but he has no real-life experiences with odd characters, so he takes a bellhop job at Manchester Arms where he’s soon forced to make a life-changing decision.
Jalapeno Park
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's been said life is lived and that old age is not for the weak. When Arthur Donamann and Timothy Thornton meet for their weekly outing, and play checkers, we glimpse into the world of Past, Present, and Future. Their lives might parallel our own in many ways as they struggle to recall how life really unfolded: testing their ability to remain relevant to each other, and to their future life
Puss' Fortune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
We've all heard stories about the old woman leaving her money to her cat, but you've never read what happens afterward quite like "Puss' Fortune." Satiric, chilling, heartbreaking, and mind-bending, Daniel R. Robichaud offers a fabulist vision tackling questions of responsibility in the form of a not-quite faerie tale.
Because The Pleasure-Dragon Whistles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young Welsh Dragon becomes friends with a young Welsh Poet. This is their story, wistful and funny as only Dragons and Bards can be.
The Sleeper
Series: The Winstead Files, 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Book 4 of the Winstead Files. In "The Sleeper" a prince wakes a victim cursed to sleep a hundred years. Unfortunately for him, the sleeper just happens to be another guy! But when the curse breaking doesn't stick, Winstead has to step in and give them a hand! (Of course, the whole problem was partially his fault to begin with.)
War Game
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jo and Lije were secret friends, talking at night from their windows across three feet of alley. It wasn't a big secret, their friendship. It was a little secret, something pleasant, but not really important. Until all the kids in the neighborhood joined forces to play a war game. Jo's war game.
Eliza's Fancy (A Faery Romance Parts Four and Five)
Series: Eliza's Fancy (A Faery Romance), Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When Eliza wanders into an enchanted forest, she sees amidst the trees a Black Knight who steals her heart before riding off into the unknown distance. Pulled by this sudden love, she sets out to find him once again. Along the way, she meets fantastic friends and faces formidable foes in an adventure that delves into both the life-giving power and the dark-sided danger of love.
Miss Dollar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
A classified ad is offering a large reward for the return of a lost greyhound. Mendonça, a single young doctor who has found the dog, makes his way to a house on Rua de Mata-cavalos, where the reward he ultimately collects is much different from the one mentioned in the classifieds.
Midnight's Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
He's faced hordes of screaming children intent upon his destruction. He's endured close confinement with a hostile camel. He even narrowly averted being the star attraction in a Satanic ritual sacrifice. Yet, despite handling these crises with aplomb, poor Midnight is ill-prepared for his latest, greatest adventure: a perilous foray into the affairs of the heart.
When The Sea Shall Give Up Her Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Angela sees nothing to live for after the love of her life high-tails it to Cuba with her life’s savings. Then, on a solo scuba dive she doesn’t plan on coming back from, a chance encounter changes her mind. A Tale From Blacktip Island by award-nominated novelist Tim W. Jackson
The Rock Star in the Mirror (or, How David Bowie Ruined My Life)
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
Joe is a small-town Oregon guy. He's madly in love with Lynnie ... who has a huge crush on David Bowie. Joe will do almost anything to get Lynnie's attention, but there are always consequences.
The History of Rock and Roll in 99 tweets
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A twitter novel. Follow Harry as he rampages through six decades of romance, rock and roll, and mayhem. A story constructed in 99 short chapters, each one 140 characters or less. Harry's story weaves along like a getaway driver from a smash and grab, with the radio blaring. The soundtrack to his life throbs away in the background as you wonder what can possibly happen to Harry next...
Proxy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Robots replace human workers, devastating the economy. Civil War begins as presidential hopefuls legislate amid corruption.