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Tiny Earth Declares War on Earth
Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00)
This is humor along the lines of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Universe. The president is coming into the Whitehouse after being elected and the Secretary of Defense tries to brief him about our microscopic nemesis and the building agression between the two planets. After the president realizes that he isn't being hazed his first day in office he needs a plan to defend earth.
The Rift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Galaxy is thickly settled and being ruled by a benevolent technocracy under the loving guidance of Lord Emaris. War. The sand people come through the rifts. It has taken eons to re-create the Eden once lost to Adam and Eve. This is the story of paradise lost and the heroic struggle to re-capture it.
Melting Colors
Price: Free! Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Selected poems from the author's other books, "The Visual Non Visuals", "Passenger Illusions" and "Modern Poetry", as well as a few other short poems, a collection of short stories (from "The Word and the Interpretation"), and thoughts (aphorisms). This book is meant to 'grow' with new poems, short stories and thoughts (aphorisms) in the future.
The Nova Incident
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In war all sides ultimately draw a line in the sand, daring the enemy to go no further. What happens when the weaker force challenges the stronger one not to cross that line - and its bluff is called?
Dark Aims
Price: Free! Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this plot driven fast-paced thriller, Johnny Delca submerges the reader to an intriguing world of conspiracies in the future. A conspiracy is taking place just south of the border. An obscure group of international powers aims to revive a long-thought abandoned nuclear program by taking undue advantage of a failing regime. Only a lawyer, an ex-soldier and a mysterious woman stand in the way.
Midterms
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Midterms" is my entry in NPR’s Round Nine of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to “reference a U.S. President, real or fictional.” The day before the September 23 submission deadline was the 150th anniversary of one of our history’s most momentous—and politically shrewd—decisions, I felt dutybound to indulge that reality.
All We Like Sheep
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.50)
In light of the current state of political affairs, George Washington is probably rolling in his grave…or is he?
The Prometheus Peril
Series: Read A Movie, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Mystery, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The mayor of Houston, Amon Burlingame, receives a recorded message from someone calling themselves, “Prometheus.” He threatens to nuke the city. With the help and an attractive physics professor from the university, the mayor must decide if this threat is real and if so, what to do.
Everybody Lies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,040. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00)
Alaska's most hated lobbyist is dead. To State Patrol Lieutenant Paul Kitka, it seems simple -- abused wife flees to Alaska, husband follows, she shoots him -- and any Alaskan jury would acquit her. But Candace Marshall says she didn't do it. And it turns out that more than one person in Talkeetna had a grudge against the dead man. All of a sudden the case isn't simple at all.
Battleground State
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
For Lily DeMarco, laid off from her corporate law firm and living in her parents' basement in Paterson, New Jersey, for Lily, saying yes to a job on the Ramal Cady campaign is a chance to do something -- anything -- to shake up her stalled life. When she is assigned to rural Georgia, she points her Volvo south, and takes on the challenge of helping to elect the first black Presidential candidate.