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Izzy & Eliza...an alien tale
Price: Free! Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Izzy meets Eliza when he's sent to her planet on an assignment. Even though they come from different worlds, literally, they become inseparable. When Izzy discovers his home planet is in danger; he seeks help from an eclectic group of friends. Have you ever met a Firithian or wondered if Fester Tails are real? If you simply enjoy a good alien tale, then read Izzy & Eliza, the first in a series.
Stories of the YMCA
Series: Letters Home. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,140. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A computer program challenged me, a handball injury required surgery, and emotional problems faded, as I learned my "calling," my thirty-eighth job since high school.
The Grumpets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: British English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Grumpets are shy creatures who live in compost heaps. They are small and wrinkly, with many long, pale limbs, and like nothing better than burrowing into fresh grass clippings. But the heap can be a dangerous place. Follow the adventures of young Chip Grumpet as ravenous Slimers and the dreaded Time of Turning threaten to destroy the Grumpet's world!
An Unlikely Savior
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,710. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Revolution is spreading across France and it had reached the stately chateau of Virginie Durmont's guardian in the country side. Her need to escape France has become paramount, something her sheltered life and refined upbringing has left her unprepared for. Her only choice is to turn to her guardian's belligerent and selfish half brother, Tomas Sanbonne.
Ya Can't Catch A Kipper With A Spider
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Detective story were uncouth detective Kirk "the kipper" McClacket recounts to us a very unusual and dangerous situation that he found himself in. Contains some swearing.
A Gurumapa In The Wood
Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From the author of The Unseen Chronicles of Amelia Black & A Boy Named Hogg comes a new short story for all to read and enjoy. Join Oliver as he wanders through the mysterious wood which rests at the bottom of his garden, populated by talking woodland animals, enchanted creatures and above all a horrifying, child-eating giant known as The Gurumapa...
Firedrop Garnish
Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: Free! Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The crimson blossoms of the alien firedrop flower pull mankind into the stars. Though the firedrop offers no taste nor nutritional value, there is little humanity would not sacrifice to serve the firedrop upon a household's finest china. Space knows a thousand ways to kill those who dare float amid the stars, and yet the simple pulse and glow of an alien weed make all the dangers worthwhile.
Her Captive
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
In HER CAPTIVE, a highwayman’s beautiful sister will do anything to protect her brother from the bold captain sent to arrest him, even if it means chaining her former lover to his own bed!
High School
Series: Malevolent Chronicles: Age of Innocence, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,350. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Agnes is so close to gaining Father MacArthur's assistance but she must tell him some things even her parents weren't aware of. Will he still be willing to help her or will this latest confession change Father MacArthur's mind.
A Day at the Beach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
12 year old triplet brothers in rural New Zealand have a forest park and coastal waters as their playground, where they test their survival skills to the limit. At the beach, a sudden storm blows up, and as the 3 boys hurry to safety, they spy two children with a small dog on the increasingly dangerous beach. Huge waves sweep the dog out to sea. The boy and girl – will they be next?