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Black Beast of Larraby
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Series: Ranger Neely, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
On a planet where footprints disappear in seconds because of the shifting winds, how do you track a man? Barton Fisk, the outlaw, had found a way, and Neely was the prey.
Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor
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Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.40 from 5 reviews)
Set in the 1890's, a poor European immigrant learns about the land of opportunity when he comes to work in the coalmines of Illinois.
Alcestis
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Series: Ranger Neely, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: American English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ranger Neely is trailing a murderer, an alien who leads him on a chase across the harsh surface of the Utukku, the desert planet. Does the killer want to be caught? The mystery deepens as Neely gets closer to a terrible secret.
The Lord
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Series: Secular religious stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“The Lord” is a 5000 word short story which narrates a secular explanation for the traditions in the period of history between Abraham and Moses. It hopefully respects the sensibilities of the three major religions that hold this period to be governed by the supernatural. The story is part science fiction and part speculative religious history.
The American Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the luxurious excess of 1920s New York, a young English soldier, demobbed after the First World War, falls for the rich American socialite - but is the American Dream all is appears?
Discarded Christmas Spell
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Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Author of Ghost On Black Mountain and The Storycatcher has a new Christmas story. Talley May lives a hardscrabble life on Black Mountain, doing the work of a boy. Then a ghost appears and her whole life is changed. Set in Appalachia on Ann Hite's beloved Black Mountain, this new set of characters will thrill Ann's loyal readers and draw in more.
Riders on the Storm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
It was all supposed to be so easy. Amos, Wright and H.S. seized the opportunity of an unattended ranch and rustled the MacAllisters' herd, hoping to make a quick run to the border and sell the cattle before anyone was the wiser. Instead, they find themselves caught in a vicious thunderstorm, pinned in a narrow draw, while an unseen pursuer attempts to pick them off one by one.
A Perfect Nanny
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Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Whittakers were stunned when they discovered that Meddie, their devoted nanny, had disappeared. They considered her a part of the family, so when she left without a trace they were puzzled and upset. Not only was Meddie a perfect nanny, she always seemed to know what was going to happen before it occurred. Where had Meddie gone and what did she know that she wasn’t willing to tell them?
Windfall (Love's Crossing 1)
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Series: Love's Crossing, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
Diana Wright, Beth Chaney, and Libby Tate, three strangers who meet on a long stagecoach ride. Through tragic circumstances, they inherit a saloon in Love’s Crossing. Although the windfall isn’t what they expect to secure their future, the three women are determined to make the town their new home. Sweet, clean western romance adventure, a novelette of about 16,000 words. This is a complete story.
Arrangements
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Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Janet Auchincloss is nervous. She's about to have dinner with her daughter's future in-laws, Joe and Rose Kennedy, and discuss arrangements for the pending nuptials. Although she's well aware of Joe Kennedy's reputation--as both a shady businessman and an unfaithful husband--nothing could prepare Janet for the tense evening ahead.
A Fire in Brimstone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A new short story from Peacemaker Award nominee Tom Rizzo, author of the acclaimed western novel Last Stand at Bitter Creek. Cass Ryan is the trusted sheriff of Brimstone -but he has a dark secret. Now the past has caught up to him, and there is a reckoning to be faced...
The Capture and Murder of Der Reichsfuhrer SS Heinrich Himmler
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nazi Germany formally surrendered on May 9th 1945. Post war one major participant was missing and that was the monster Heinrich Himmler...killer of an estimated 8 to 9 million innocent European citizens. He and nearly a dozen of his gang went missing for almost two weeks after the end of the war.
Double-Edged Sword
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A samurai's attempt to assassinate his master's rival has some unforeseen results.
Dreadwolves: A son's Revenge
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Series: Dreadwolf Series, Short Story Introduction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Revenge for the Dreadwolf leader Tozi, boils in the heart of her enemy. Coaxoch has waited eighteen long years to get her revenge, and finally the time has come. Join her son Xipil, as he attempts to do his mother bidding in her desperation to get even with the Dreadwolf leader. Will his mother's lust for revenge be appeased? Or will Xipil become a victim to the Dreadwolves?
Bring on the Night
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Series: A Jake Savage Adventure, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 4, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A Medieval Tale of Vampires, Bring on the Night is the sequel to the bestselling Chivalry (A Jake Savage Adventure) In the shadows of the dark forest death awaits the unwary. For Jake and his fellow fugitives, there is more to be afraid of than wolves and outlaws. There are Vampires.
The Inevitable McCall
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jack McCall is well known as the killer of Wild Bill Hickok, but the rest of the story needs to be told. Today the re-enactment of the events are a tourist attraction. Deadwood will never be the same.
Let Sleeping Dogs Bark
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Series: The Permanent Man, Episode 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 by Forever Young Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
LET SLEEPING DOGS BARK. Between the death of his family and the apparent poisoning of Patrick Hold, Wes Cooper trusts Cahilla Indians as far as a tumbleweed travels on a calm day. But when a gang of cowboys takes Wes hostage, his only chance of escape rests in the hands of the Cahilla Indian, Takoda. Will Takoda’s help rid Wes of his prejudice?
Big Sky Blue
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Price: Free! Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
A story of two very different people who belong together, proof that sometimes fate can have a sense of humor when it comes to love.
Chasing the Sun
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The year is 1947. In the deserts of California, men are competing to become the "fastest man alive". The sound barrier has already been broken, but still the tests with the Bell X-1 continue. Lt. Bobby Kohler is next in line to compete for the title of "fastest man alive". Will his decisions on test day lead to disaster, or enable him to pursue his dream of chasing the sun?
Stupor Mundi: The Life in Death of Frederick II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A ghost from his past has come back to haunt the dreams of the great Holy Roman Emperor, the Stupor Mundi—Wonder of the World, Frederick II. The ghost is bitter. He has not been treated well by the Emperor. But he does not seek vengeance. He comes offering redemption for the Emperor, if he will only listen.