“When the Dragon Incinerated the Rocket: A Lamentation For Science Fiction.”
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
I got the idea to write this prose after reading one online by Michael Swanwick
The Mountain that Slept Around and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What happens when the citizens of a small Western town awaken to find a mountain next to them that wasn't there the night before - and what happens when it leaves again?
Crude Sunlight 1
Price: Free! Words: 34,180. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When his younger brother goes missing, Thomas Verkraft comes to Buffalo to find him. He tracks Henry down to the doors of the Buffalo State Asylum. It's a grand and terrible building. Abandoned over forty years ago, its rooms and halls no longer ring with tortured screams. Yet it's the last building his brother entered before he disappeared.
Writing Your Novel: How Not To Do It
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Essay » Literature
With my novel Bad Day in Byzantium published, I considered if I and other writers shared writing techniques? I checked. Horror! I’d done it wrong. So here's some novel-writing advice. It’s about basics like engaging story; drive; good and bad guys; plot strength; characterisation; dialogue;conflict; tight writing etc. It’s short and sharp - no lecturing. Wish I’d read something like this first.
Billy
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
'Billy' is about a young boy growing into manhood. Billy grows from an awkward young man to find his life's purpose.It is a short story set in rural Western Australia in the years before the outbreak of World War 1.
Testing Ground
Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Skelmersdale has always been a testing ground for pilot schemes. Nathaniel Myra innocently visits to investigate how the latest trial is going, but discovers that all is not as it seems in the quiet, dull town...
Скорый шелест лёгких перьев
Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: Russian. Published: February 20, 2012 by Сергей Гордиенко. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Стихотворения и рассказы. Атмосфера произведений наполнена дыханием юности и светом надежд. Книга напоминает универсальный фотоальбом, где вместо фотографий представлены чувства.
Athletic Supporter: Frank Pooler #1
Price: Free! Words: 101,630. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
After his wife passed away unexpectedly college president Frank Pooler went into retirement leading a solitary life. Two phone calls changed that life style abruptly. He becomes the interim president for a small chaotic college. Pooler finds himself immersed in several conflicts including the investigation into his predecessor's death. His actions in those conflicts bring unexpected outcomes.
Scattered
Price: Free! Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
After surviving a traumatic event, Rebecca loses her memory of the night she was found wandering in the woods. When she returns home, she realizes that her life has changed forever and in order to regain normalcy, she needs to recover the memories she lost. Even if it costs her her life. (2015's YA Novelette)
A Slight of Prayer
You set the price! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry
This is my first poetry in English. I used to write poems in Indonesian, but I love a challenge so I tried to write a poem in another form of a language. Even so, these poems are not the translations of my poems in Indonesian. I have anxiety in love, war, God and even of the universe in which we live. I hope you enjoy it. Thank you.
Generals
Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
This is an encouraging look at what could be.Living a life not based on Rank but on mission.This journey we are on is a long one and you never know when it will finish.So we take every moment to share what is good with others who believe,in good and who love God.Be all you can be.just like the KungFu Panda.
Taxi - Timing (Book 4)
Series: Taxi, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 15,570. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Even the best intentions are sometimes difficult to follow through when unfortunate timing persistently upsets the plans. On the other hand, timing can be surprisingly fortunate when it wasn't even intended. Taxi - Timing is the fourth book in the Taxi series.
Into the Light
Price: Free! Words: 77,670. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Into the light - Book 1 A happy, honest novel for girls around 12 plus. Mums may enjoy it too! Kind, clever 8 year old Pollyanna yearns to hunt ghosts. Helped by her adorable puppy, Meg, and sprightly 91 year old Mrs Peters, she starts her very own investigation agency. Clever Mrs Peters delights in knowing her young pupil’s amazing journey is only just beginning...
April Fools Pranks - 31 Pranks for the Office
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
31 April Fools Day Pranks you can play at the office. Rock solid full of good clean fun that should be ok for most office settings. If you have ever wanted to play a good April Fools Day Joke on someone and didn't know what to do, this little joke book has 31 good choices.
Э Р Г É Н Т И К А Часть третья
Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: Russian. Published: January 20, 2012 by L&L Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Э Р Г É Н Т И К А или НОВАЯ СТАДИЯ РАЗВИТИЯ ПЛАНЕТЫ ЗЕМЛЯ Часть третья
Sally and the Sign People
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: British English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
A humorous book for children (ages 8-12 years). It's down to teenager, Sally, to save her home before the Sign People have their evil way. The whole of the west Cornish coast is relying on her. By the way, Sally is a seagull. So? What’s wrong with that! Seagulls are people too, you know. And who is that mysterious dog? Who knows! Who cares! Sally does and she's determined to uncover the truth.
Dreamwalkers (Part One)
Price: Free! Words: 12,700. Language: British English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Bullied and friendless, Callum Chase retreats every night into a world of his own making -- a world of his imagination, a world where he is master, a world of dreams. But then one day something happens that really shouldn't have happened: the girl from his dreams turns up at his school and turns his world -- both the waking and the dream one -- upside down...
Mixed Bag
Price: Free! Words: 24,590. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A little science fiction, a bit of fantasy, plenty of humor, and some really shocking horror. These are tales to suit any mood. All stories in this book were previously published in on-line or print publications. The author is re-issuing the stories since an editor somewhere liked them enough to publish them in the first place.
Heart of a Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 90,390. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Donovan DeChance watches over the balance of energy and power in the underworld of San Valencez, California. When Anya Cabrera, a local Voodoo priestess, begins tampering with the rituals binding the ancient LOA to her followers, Donovan, and his lover, Amethyst, are called in. Can they find a way to stop Anya, or will the young artist who fights at their side release a greater evil?
The Lost Journal of Private Kenji Yoshida
Price: Free! Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the journal of Private Kenji Yoshida of the U.S. Marine Corps. It details his experiences in the field with the Oz virus and in particular the initial outbreak at the small outback town of Woomera - the beginnings of what is now known as the Secret Apocalypse. It is a story of survival, sacrifice and discovery. It is a story of a boy in love with a girl.