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Sanctuary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's a time of tribulation. Democracy is no more. The world’s leaders have formed to make the United World’s Government. One secret group has formed to help those in need. They are the Sanctuary Group. Many have perished trying to find them. Despite the risks, many continue. The government is looking for the group as well and it's only a matter of time before the two groups will meet.
Chocolate and Vanilla
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
April's constant companion is her dog Tobler. Who would every think the large lab would fall in love with a wisp of a dog like Cotton. The two are as opposite as their owners. The odd couples can't help but run into each other and before long, chocolate and vanilla becomes the best mix in town.
The Student Bride
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Living in colonial Kenya, Mwikali Kilonzo confronts a dilemma. Even as she excels in school, she has reached marriageable age. Will she be able to continue her education or will she become a wife?
The Penny Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Unusually constructed, the first part of this book explains why an old lady left, in her Will, a single penny to somebody her family had never heard of. There follow four separate stories explaining the background to elements of the main story. It's an interesting and compellingly different way of telling a story.
Can't Catch Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
Peculiar graveyard goings-on. Short story about a village gravedigger who tries to persuade a policeman that an angel poked its tongue out at him.
The Wood Carver's Wife
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
In a retelling of a traditional tale, Danni Moyo is on a quest while his wife and unborn child are in the care of a mysterious stranger. What could go wrong?
The Breakwater
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Short story. The body of an elderly man is discovered on a lonely beach that can only be approached at low tide by way of an ancient breakwater. How did he get there, and what connects his death to the death of an eleven-year-old boy who fell from this same breakwater and drowned during a deadly game more than fifty years ago?
For the Sake of Art
Price: Free! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jack Landry, a notable wire-form artist seems to not be feeling like himself. He woke up one morning and discovered he was a robot, or more correctly, an android! Talk about waking up on the wrong side of the bed! Part of my "Snack Reading" series that can be read in about an hour.
Absent People ~A Collection of Five Short Stories~
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Absent People is a collection of stories about the people of the Midwest, an ode to the hardworking folks who know the value of life as well as the randomness of trouble. “The River Man” is the story of a young woman’s descent into depression. “After the Rain” is the story of a man who makes peace with himself and the people around him after his wife’s untimely death.
Ahead with Wings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A woman who makes artificial limbs redesigns her lover.
The Vase
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Miranda, ordinary accountant gave a seat at her table to a remarkable woman. The encounter started an extraordinary teacher student relationship that transcended time and altered space. At the end of the apprenticeship Miranda created the elegant vase said to be from previous centuries prior.
In a Fog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A FEW minutes before one o'clock on the morning of Sunday, the 8th of February, 1857, Policeman Smithers, of the Third District, was meditatively pursuing his path of duty through the quietest streets of Ward Five, beguiling, as usual, the weariness of his watch by reminiscent Aethiopianisms, mellifluous in design, though not severely artistic in execution...
The Banshee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Of all the superstitions prevalent amongst the natives of Ireland at any period, past or present, there is none so grand or fanciful, none which has been so universally assented to or so cordially cherished, as the belief in the existence of the banshee...
Found and Lost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
And he sold his birth-right unto Jacob. Then Jacob gave Esau bread and pottage of lentiles.--GEN. xxv.33, 34.
The Dead Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The summer was superb. Never in the memory of man had there been so many people in Bad Nauheim, but though the public rooms were always full,nowhere was there any gaiety. The nobility kept apart, the military people mingled only with themselves, and the bourgeoisie despised both of them. Even the public balls did not break down the formality that was found everywhere this season. For the propriet
The U-Haul Trailer & Doolie Weencer's Hearse
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Doolie Weencer was a greedy banker who would reposses a widows home on Christmas Eve. In the early 1920's his father purchased a bank building from an immigrant farmer but did not have sufficient funds to purchase the land under it. Because the farmer did not open an account with the new bank Weencer denied the loan only to realize that his land rental jumped from $890/yr to $25,000/yr.
Dog Days, Cat Tales: Stories to read to your furry friends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Our pets are our friends and happy additions to our families. We share our lives and our stories with them. We talk to them and they listen. "Dog Days, Cat Tales" is a book for them, a book for you to read with them. They can hear the adventures of fellow cats and dogs and you can share some special moments with your furry friends.
Santa's Daughter
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Melanie had no idea what life was like in the real world. Being part of the Christmas Empire began to take its toll on her. She rebelled, and was expelled from the land. Only time would tell if she ever went back or not.
Oh Henry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Everyone has secrets and Henry Weinstein has more than a few. The untypical twenty-two year old, has a special trade and enjoys his freedom. As a hospital orderly, he makes frequent trips to the morgue. His supervisor doesn't understand why it takes him so long to carry out his job. Perhaps it's because Henry spends his time miming the words of his favorite song...the first cut is the deepest.
Sinkhole: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How devastating is a sinkhole? How tragic is it when it occurs in the bedroom of a small house? How much worse is it when the sinkhole begins talking to the young woman it has thrown out of bed about a child’s murder? And how unwise is it for the young woman to climb down into that sinkhole?