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The Girl Inventor - Part I
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Price: Free! Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
An adventure story written in lush prose, The Girl Inventor is a spellbinding exploration of how we interact with our thoughts, the world, and the places they intersect.
Preacher Jack and the Fangslinger
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,220. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Preacher Jack and his comrade Richard, a centuries-old Romanian soldier, thought their battle against evil was won after their climactic battle with the master vampire Andelko Balas at the top of Black Mountain Mesa. But Richard’s former master was not vanquished permanently; the Fallen One has raised him up, and now Balas has an undead army at his command...
The Ghost
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Julia Mac Vicker is a young widow working in Glasgow, just after the Great War. Grief-stricken, she takes the first steps of her new life. At first, she is scarcely aware of The Ghost - the spirit of her dead husband, Heath, who drowned in the Minch on New Year’s Eve of 1918. Julia experiences foul tertiary, anguished memories and eerie sensations that are, indeed, senses-beyond-the-senses.
Интимный портрет дождя
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Price: Free! Words: 51,000. Language: Russian. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Эта небольшая книжка – целая вселенная ощущений, здесь идут вперехлест женская непосредственность и страстность, дневниковая задушевность и кокетливая улыбка, здесь – целый мир тончайших переплетений сознательного и подсознательного восприятия окружающей действительности, удивительный космос женского откровения, магия чувственности.
Ghost Warrior
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Snake Wilton, a twenty-three-year-old half-Apache convict, had spent the previous year at hard labor, helping build the new territorial prison in Yuma. But when an opportunity presents itself he makes a bid for freedom –intending to make his way to the ghost city high in the cliff walls he had heard about in legend. Will he find refuge, and his true spirit, before he is caught?
Злаякукла Ангелдобрый
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Price: Free! Words: 20,010. Language: Russian. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Роман - Злаякукла Ангелдобрый – не простой. Тут происходят совершенно головокружительные виражи. В устоявшуюся и даже по-своему счастливую жизнь сорокалетней безработной особы, весьма симпатичной и безмятежной, вдруг вторгается мистика, а следом – ураганом врывается влюблённый мужчина, и даже не один. И начинаются настоящие американские горки… Роман захватывает, завораживает.
Imago
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,170. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An ancient legend. A deadly race. In a society bitterly split between modern science and ancient religion, three very different people must fight for their lives against a conspiracy that threatens to plunge the world into war.
Devoted (Riverside Tale)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
1008 words. Compassion given to someone in their darkest hour becomes something more - something secret. Explore the level of devotion one person is willing to have for another in this dark snapshot of humanity. Riverside is a place of many tales. Consider this a crooked welcome sign hanging at the city limits.
The Janitor's Masterpiece
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You set the price! Words: 1,890. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A day in the life of a plain old janitor with a secret talent. Story #1 of the weekly series "The Days and Nights of Anything Everywhere".
Dear Lucy
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Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
He is 88 and she is 70. He will pass within the hour. He is 67 and she is 49. He lets her hold his hand as she leads him through his house--the house of her childhood--one last time. He is 48 and she is 30... In this poignant short story, John Anderson views forward life through a backwards lens.
Johnny Baloney
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
There are a few historic personae you meet in life. Celebrate them, I say, not the criminal lunatics you see on TV.
Foreclosure Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,200. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In his second year as the lay pastor of a small country church Tim Sloan once again is confronted with a mysterious death. This time his own nightmare-driven depression and the chronic poverty of his Appalachian community force him to face the reality that he too may be facing foreclosure time.
Library of Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nobody believes Sophia when she claims that she goes to the library only to pore over Russian Literature. They all believe that she really goes there in search of love. She laughs them all off. Until one day. When she finds herself stumbling into a chance meeting with a dashing, dark-haired fellow. A goofy story with its heart all over the place. Library of Love: A Short Story.
Excessive Force
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Excessive Force is the first short story in the Blackman: The Revolution series. On his first trip out, Blackman discovers police assaulting a junkie. In order to stop the attack, he must risk his own freedom, as well as his vigilantist objective.
Men Wore Hats
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Price: Free! Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The community of Monteray's suffering budget dooms the park's baseball diamond to demolition to make way for development. The community gives Mr. Harmon the task of informing Coach Boyle of the decision. Mr. Harmon's conversation with the aging, yet still powerful, coach proves a difficult one, for the the gap between the two men assign them each to a different time.
Camino al Árbol Negro
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Price: Free! Words: 3,810. Language: Spanish. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Un camino lleno de confusión y de recuerdos, de atardeceres y de un romance perdido.
A Futile Search
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"I looked around but saw no sign of her there, except some neighbours mourning around the destroyed structures and the ambulance men carrying burnt bodies of several shapes"
Synopsis, One ~ Third ~
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Series: Synopsis, Transcripts Of Film Books, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Romance
“Synopsis, One” is both a book and a screenplay to be published in installments as a series of transcripts of videos. Fiction, synopsis of the story of a in his mid-thirties famous actor born with mind-reading abilities, as he tells it to the woman he loves when, four years after having met her, he starts recording and sending her video letters to introduce himself and to ask for a chance.
Glass Eyes: A Short Story about a Family's Struggle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Five-year-old Kate struggles to understand what is happening to her world as she witnesses her father's deepening depression. In the midst of her family’s turmoil, Kate finds solace in her grandfather’s upstairs apartment, though she is troubled by the stuffed fox in his bedroom. As Kate tries to adapt to the changes in her life, the fox becomes a symbol of what she fears.
The Smoke
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by The Goldman Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short story, strange fiction: I don’t know if you remember that summer, but it was hot. Hot enough for the heat to be jammed up against the window; too hot to sleep and the days growing weird and kinked instead. And then I met Keith, a big man with a bad conscience and a secret in his basement. A man looking for an escape. "Are you in?" he wanted to know, "or are you out?"