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Tales of the Hanged Man: The Hundred Bones
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tales of the Hanged Man tells the tale of William Rhys, accused of a crime and hung by the Lord of the land. Three days later, he came back to life. Now, cloaked in his burial shroud and back from the dead, William Rhys stalks the land as the dreaded Hanged Man. The hangman's rope that took his life is now his weapon of vengeance as he hunts the wicked and evil in medieval Britain.
The Hillbrow Election, 1987
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a first hand account of how the election in Hillbrow was fought in 1987, paying for the privilege with a criminal record.
The Air That Remains
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Air That Remains is a Gothic horror story about madness, the limits of mankind's understanding and the depths of the ocean. While a standalone work, it's counted as Volume Seven in the Year of the Horse Anthology, a collection of monthly short stories by Timothy J. Meyer, released in 2014.
A Year Without Summer
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Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
“The wicked man who destroys the earth won’t last long, and he will eventually be swallowed by the earth,” Engineer Timothy Muller, the Operations Chief of the Bechtel Corporation, said as he addressed more than fifty people that day. The crowd was mainly composed of engineers and firefighters hired by the company to help put out the flames coming from the oil wells and refineries in Kuwait.
Let's Make This Believable
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Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(2.00 from 1 review)
A free flash story. Have you ever wondered if the things beheld by your public eye are only figments fed to you by the corporate news machine? This is a short, humorous take on the possibility of news media fakery, particularly, space travel. Get a behind the scenes look at the struggles of the actors involved.
Poor Lord Ritchie's Answer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A medieval Lord is sent to deliver a gift to his enemies in order to complete a negotiated peace and save his Royal family. But he has a few problems along the way. Are the problems his, or is someone trying to convince him he is insane? Or, is something else entirely going on? A winner in Rutger Hauer's International Short Story contest of 2004.
the revision
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Price: Free! Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
the revision is a log of the events happening in the solar system between 2001 and 2099. the century of space colonization brings about new inventions, and some of the same old nonsense of the 20th century.
Mea Culpa Document of London
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A medieval Witch Hunter and Judge of the Inquisition has a problem; the same one his mentor had to deal with years before. This is a document that was found by a modern researcher, who had his own problems (further explored in “Death of Heaven” as "Vaughan's Theorem").
Colonial Adventure : Graphic Novella and Short Stories in Rhythmic Prose
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Price: Free! Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction
Colonial Adventure is a graphic novella written in rhythmic prose depicting a slice of British colonial history (1936—1977) as experienced by individuals on both sides of the racial conflict.
When I grow up to be a man.
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Price: Free! Words: 140. Language: Australian English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Kalel Eihctir. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
A poem as written by Laurie.
Book 14- Streets Paved with Gold
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Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1901 during the Anglo-Boer war. A small town in the Northern Cape is under siege by the Boers. Food in the town is in short supply. Officially, the indigenous black and brown population are not involved in the war. It is a white man’s war. Or is this just a little white lie?
Worth a Thousand Words
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When the spoils of war are paid with blood, will the ghost of one soldier's daughter save him from the limbos of the afterlife?
Adobe Walls
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Wes Crowley, a former Texas Ranger and US marshal from Santa Fe, has at long last given up his search to find a turncoat... and then he does.
Love and Reason 1
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Price: Free! Words: 11,440. Language: British English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
She is headstrong and independent: Emma Kingsley is intelligent and determined, but she is aware of her mother’s intentions to marry her off to a wealthy gentleman. When a rich tradesman arrives in the neighbourhood, her mother will try to get one of her daughters to catch him. Emma is not interested in yet another rich gentleman who will probably ignore her.
The Burning Of The Fields
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Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
AUGUST 2, 1990. Iraq’s Army invaded the oil-rich nation of Kuwait today. President Saddam Hussein of Iraq justified the invasion of Kuwait by saying that Kuwait historically belongs to Iraq. Saddam said that Kuwait is the birthplace of Nabopollasar, the father of Nebuchadnezzar. Nebuchadnezzar is the founder of the Babylonian Empire. Babylon is today’s modern Iraq.
Thanksgiving
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fiction based upon truth. In any story told there is some truth woven in the tale. I heard this story from an English teacher whom I met in South Korea a few years ago. At the time I thought it tear jerking, but when she’d finished, a warm ending made my old heart glow. So, all of you out there intending on enjoying a turkey dinner, perhaps a reminder of who really to be thankful for back in 1621.
Sherwood Forest: Sins of the Father
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Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 5. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When an unexpected ally arrives in Nottingham, Will is torn over who he can trust. Meanwhile, Alice seeks revenge on Gisbourne and Allan contemplates his loyalties.
Book 11- Streets Paved with Gold
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Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1879 at the outbreak of the British-Zulu war. Lord Chelmsford leads his troops across the Natal border into Zulu territory. After a small skirmish, the troops are hugely over-confident, expecting the enemy to run away at the first encounter. The Zulus, however, have other ideas. We follow the story of a young Welsh trooper more interested in entomology than in fighting.
Child of God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by Don't Care Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
In the dark days of the middle ages the inquisitors reign of terror spread fear, blood, and death across Europe. Simultaneously a deadly plague decimated the population. In the midst of this dark and terrible time one man finds his true love. Inquisitor Quint violates his oath to wed a woman and father a son. A story of man challenging his church by facing the ultimate test of courage and loyalty
The Daguerreotype
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A disillusioned Professor Inman comes across an 1847 daguerreotype of a famous hotel in Saratoga Springs, NY. He discovers the fragile image is an unexpected portal into the past, into a time he finds increasingly mesmerizing and seductive.