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Extractos El Barco de Cristal
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Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Este son los extractos del libro. El Barco de Cristal inserta al lector en un fascinante relato lleno de emoción y drama, siendo el carácter moral un elemento que destaca.
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 5, The West
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Price: Free! Words: 31,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Book five of the five book series features the west, where the author and his wife live, and where their '50 States in 50 Weeks Adventure' both began and ended. The journey inspired Kevin to write a short story for each state, and the west bats cleanup with the ten final states.
Maurice, le chat perdu
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Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cats! Murder! Madness! This experimental piece of ‘found fiction’ is a mash-up of 26 works by other authors, from Alden to Zola.
Hot Tramp
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Price: Free! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Hot Tramp is a prequel to the novel Straight Men in Gay Bars. Eric is preforming a new social stunt by wearing a red boa to Vancouver’s hottest gay night club, Celebrities. His plan is to reprimand men as that try to pick him up; insisting that it is wrong to assume that all cross dressers are gay. It’s a dumb idea, but Eric is drunk and he enjoys the foolishness, besides what could go wrong?
Clara: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Catholic school kid Clara Cooper wants to go home. She has some unfinished business to attend to, and really needs God to give her attempt at truancy a bit of heavenly aid. When she fails to convince the nurses, the principal, and her mama that she is sick enough to leave school, she decides to take matters into her own hands.
Secret Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 28,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a book of just over 100 very short stories. Some stories are very very short. Other stories are a bit shorter than short, so rather very short.
Living on the Knife's Edge
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Price: Free! Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A romantic drama set in London, this is a contemporary short story about the uncertain business of living. On the knife's edge between love and tragedy, Adam Reid is a young doctor who finds that mending broken lives is not a vocation for the faint-hearted.
Storie in viaggio.
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Price: Free! Words: 20,690. Language: Italian. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Storie in viaggio è un'antologia di 21 racconti, selezionati fra quanti hanno partecipato alla seconda edizione del concorso letterario "Incontro col racconto". Gli autori raccontano il viaggio della vita, declinato nei suoi molteplici significati - viaggio reale o immaginario, incontro con l'altro, esperienza di perdita e separazione, viaggio della speranza - ricorrendo a generi e stili diversi.
The Secret
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A dying man considers his one regret in life. He fights with his own fears over what his children might think of him if he were to tell them, fearing above all else that they would no longer love him. He decides it is time he sought closure, if nothing else, no matter the promises he once made to himself. And those he hurt.
Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes a short journey can cover many years. The chance reading of a newspaper article during a short train journey prompts the surfacing of painful memories for an unnamed commuter. From the vantage point of the present, Journey provides a succinct and yet fleeting narrative concerning memory and grief as it seeps back from the past casting long shadows on the extant.
The Ship
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Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story that aims to be odd
Shiny Things
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
He came up to savor a tasty meal as it dripped from the garbage, but this night, Fango discovered something more valuable than food, like a morning sun that captured his own reflection.
Sydney Sparrow
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
It's spring and Sydney is a cute, cheeky sparrow looking for a mate.
Incontro col racconto
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Price: Free! Words: 38,170. Language: Italian. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
L'ebook "Incontro col racconto", sintesi finale di un concorso letterario promosso dall'associazione Fahrenheit 451-amici della biblioteca, contiene 42 racconti brevi, appartenenti a generi letterari diversi: dal fantastico al fiabesco, dal giallo allo storico e molto altro ancora.
From The Wreckage
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Series: From The Wreckage, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,730. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
For high school senior Jules Blacklin surviving the storm is only the beginning. Faced with the new reality of her life, she must find a way to rise From The Wreckage and answer the question - how do you get back to normal, when everything that was normal is gone?
Out of Order
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Price: Free! Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Charlotte is brilliant for her teenage years but her intellect doesn't serve her well. She's too smart for her own good and ends up homeless in the streets of a big city.
Turnbull: Based on a True Story
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Price: Free! Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Theo, a turn of the century, South Carolina Preacher's son came from barely anything. Eldred, raised by share cropper parents, came from even less. Their paths overlapped for decades until one ended up dead along a deserted road and the other was sentenced to 99 years in the Tennessee State Prison.
The Black Place Inside
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
After a massive earthquake ravages the world, one man becomes trapped underground in his car. Darkness, lonliness, and isolation become his only friends. If that wasn't bad enough, his own sanity begins to waver away, as well. Over time, he begins to reflect on his life and learns some very valuable lessons. Can they help him escape the black place inside?
Black Denim Lit #5: No Sleep Till Deadtown
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Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit #5 "No Sleep Till Deadtown": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BlackDenimLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together over a hundred pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Michael Haynes, Daniel Moore, Suzanne Burns, John Pace, Sarah Vernetti, Elaine Olund, Janet Slike, and Sean Monaghan
Everybody Loves A Good Watermelon
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Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this sixth of fourteen short stories that Abbie Joules has written about her deceased Brother, Ben, the small farming community of Peach Creek comes together in a contest of marksmanship to help raise money for a meeting hall--and a pool table. The contest, conceived by Ben (who is a crack shot), doesn't end the way he envisions it.