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Red Plague by Alex Witney
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General(3.00 from 1 review)
Edward Jenner has had enough of fighting the survivors of the Red Plague. He wants out, but they won’t let him.
Dummies and College Applications by T. J. Robertson
Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
As a former underachiever, I would like to offer some words of wisdom to my high-school brethren. The way you fill out the application often determines whether or not you will get accepted into college.
Tracy's Escape by Aaron K. Redshaw
Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
For a long time I didn’t even want to talk about it, or think about it. Then Dr. Denay said if I wrote down the whole story, I might recover better. Then I could make sense of the fire, and the city disaster, and all those men who were after me. This is how Tracy begins her story, and how her special power labeled her as one of the gifted.
Bad Bad Billy the Biter by Doug M. Cummings
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Manners & Etiquette, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Billy likes to bite his babysitter. But his babysitter isn't exactly who she seems to be and neither is her backup. Which bodes badly for Billy. But will Billy banish his bad habit?
Tips for Growing Dill in Your Garden and in Containers by Robert Donaldson
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Cooks have found many uses for dill in the kitchen. The freshly chopped leaves can improve the flavor of soups, salads, stews and stuffing.
Ask Your Body ~ Understanding the Body’s Needs by Yvonne Perry
You set the price! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Why eat if you are not hungry? Why stay up if you are sleepy? Sidney learns to listen to his body to know when he is hungry or sleepy and take action to care for himself. This intuitive children's story teaches moderation in eating and sleeping as well as listening to inner guidance.
A Class Act by Pete Howells
Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A CLASS ACT IS A FREE SHORT STORY From Best Selling Author, Pete Howells A group of ‘behaviourally disturbed’ teenagers are about to begin “The Trial” as part of their GCSE Speaking and Listening assessment. Despite never having read Romeo and Juliet, Liverpool Jack is determined to give his A* performance as Lawrence Friar…
Always by Kara Allen
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(1.00 from 1 review)
Written in the second person point of view, 'Always' is a creepy, contemporary answer to Nikos Kavvadias' 'A Knife'. It is you who finds the cursed knife, but, unlike the protagonist in Kavvadias' poem, no one is there to warn you about taking it home. At only 1300 words, 'Always' is an easy read for the time-poor.
Memiors Of White Owl by J. Todd
Price: Free! Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General(2.00 from 2 reviews)
White Owl saves people one at a time in a post-apocalyptic world, but now she has the chance to save the world and confront her past at the same time.
"I Am Here" Stroke: A Journey of Life by Pattie Bouskill
Price: Free! Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Has someone in your family had a stroke or do you know anyone that has? This book describes what was going on in the mind of one particular stroke patient, as it was happening to her. The struggles she faced, the difficulties of rehab and her adjustments back to a different kind of normal. Also, there is information on the risk factors, signs and symptoms and a list of places to get support.
The Problem of the Straton Murder by John M. Redoix
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(5.00 from 1 review)
During a discussion regarding whether or not a detective's seemingly cold and detached nature is necessary in solving a crime, a strange case from the past is brought back to light: a case which on first glance seemed to be simple and obvious instead turned out to be rather unique and complex in its own right and showed that, ultimately, the road to Hell is truly paved with good intentions...
Stories From a Bar With No Doorknobs by Joaquin Emiliano
Price: Free! Words: 134,880. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Stories From a Bar With No Doorknobs is a short fiction anthology, drinking companion, sexual albatross and your keys to the asylum. Don't say you weren't warned.
A Sweet Blitz by David Bond
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(5.00 from 1 review)
'A Sweet Blitz’ is a short but sweet wartime fable. A young girl, Sarah, is given some advice from her mother: ‘never accept gifts when you do somebody a favour’, advice which Sarah subsequently ignores given the lure of chocolate. Haunted by paranoia and guilt, Sarah eventually seeks solace in the forbidden bounty that drove her mad. She is appalled by what she finds, finally learning her lesson.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Germanium, Planetary Esoteric Cryptology, the Toga Party, Superman’s Best Friend, and Sunflower Diaries 29th, Volume 32 by Rod Island
Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 28. Price: Free! Words: 48,890. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Volume 32 is a continuation of Volume 31. It cites news articles from 7/20 of 2014 such as the death of James Garner born 4/7 the pair of pigeons disrupting a game with Adrian Beltre born 4/7 with pitcher Roman Mendez. It cites the key words Roman linking to "Chuck vs. the Alma Mater" #1.7. It also looks at the data unscrambled for Superman's best friend Pete Ross in "Smallville."
Dandeleão by Carlos Silva
Price: Free! Words: 8,340. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(3.00 from 1 review)
Quando o balão de Filipe é atacado por piratas, longe está ele de adivinhar que irá ser salvo pelos tripulantes de Dandeleão,uma enorme cidade voadora capitaneada por Dom Miguel Faria. Deslumbrando pela maravilha de engenharia, Filipe vai mergulhando no dia a dia da nave sem suspeitar do seu tenebroso segredo.
A Clean Getaway by Bobby Mathews
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller(4.50 from 4 reviews)
It doesn't matter how good your plan is. It doesn't matter how smart you are. It doesn't matter how ruthless or unscrupulous you are -- a bad partner means things go wrong when you're doing a job. This bank hit goes so right -- until it all falls apart.