Pulchritudinous Book 1
By Linda Arditto
Series: Pulchritudinous Books, Complete book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,090. Language: British English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / General
(5.00 from 29 reviews)
A young boys journey of learning. How appearances mean nothing. How you must consider others when decision making and how everything can change as you move through your life. PLEASE NOTE: This is the combined story which were published here in 10 parts.. All covers are also left in as requested by some readers. Part 1 of Book 2 is 'tagged on' at the end. Book 2 is due for release April 2014
In Extremis
By Jerry McKinney
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 19 reviews)
This is a short story. Job would preach his sermons with a powerful voice that echoed throughout the church. All would stop and make their way to the sanctuary to hear and hope. Hope ... was all they had left. The undead horde outside would pound upon the barred church doors when Father Job addressed the congregation. It had made Claire wonder if it was too late for salvation.
Churchianity Vs Christianity
By David Mckay
Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
(5.00 from 17 reviews)
This is a comic book paraphrase of the book of Galatians, so the Smashword computers do not count words which are drawn into speech bubbles. Nevertheless, it is fairly short (26 pages). Churchianity vs Christianity uses modern situations (e.g. a church building instead of a synagogue, and reference to baptism instead of circumcision) to bring Paul's message forward into a 21st Century context.
William Wiggle The Garden Journey
By Scott Watkins
Price: Free! Words: 30. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 14 reviews)
A perfect bedtime story, a charming adventure filled with pictures to delight children. William the worm ventures out into the flowerbeds and has an amazing adventure as he tries to get home to his wife and Wiggle children. What happens when he is spotted by the hungry blackbird, how does he overcome the obstacles in the garden, all William wants is to be home and safe.......
The Golden Hall
By Gary Mark Lee
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(5.00 from 13 reviews)
A small collection of short poems that I hope you will enjoy. 1. The Halls of Valhalla 2. Raven’s Wing 3. Mermaids Realm 4. Heaven’s Gate 5. Lover’s Dream 6. Demon’s Jest 7. Atlantis 8. Bitter Sweet 9. A Warriors Dream 10. Time and Space 11. Endless
I Would
By Robert Zimmermann
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 10 reviews)
I Would, is a short poem that touches on the difficulties of being in a long distance relationship. Yet, with the difficulties there are always hopes of a reunion on the horizon.
A Thousand Tears
By J.C. Martin
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
A tragic fantasy tale that will hopefully drive home the point: that communication is of foremost importance in all relationships.
The Meaning Of It All
By Tovah
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Bad things don't happen to us because we are bad. It's not like we are being punished. This book is for anyone who has wondered who we truly are, why we are here and what we are meant to be doing...
COLOSSUS
By Gary Mark Lee
Price: Free! Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
A short story about the far distant future and the remains of a once powerful mechanical man and the long dead human who once controlled it.
Odd Whitefeather
By Nicholas Antinozzi
Price: Free! Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
When Billy Proudfoot and Terry Blackbird return to the reservation for the funeral of a beloved friend, they are shocked to find themselves alone at the funeral home. When their friend rises from his casket, they make tracks to the only man they know who can help them, Odd Whitefeather. The old man explains that a Windigo is on the loose and that the two of them must defeat it, or die trying
Betraying Nexus
By Richard L. Sanders
Price: Free! Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Jason works for Nexus, a secret vigilante organization. He’s a Mind Bender and can implant thoughts into the minds of others. He's both a prodigy and a rising star. But when he’s forced to take down an old friend and learns Nexus's darkest secret, he must ask himself what he believes in. And if it’s worth turning against the woman he loves.
Essays on Human Potential, Volume I
By Inhousepress
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Periodically, Inhousepress conducts competitions on the subject of Human Potential. Here you’ll find a selection of submissions received over the recent period, as well as other essays dealing with subject matter. Submission from different part of the world show the range of views on the subject.
Anthology of Short Stories From Authors Glenn C. and Sasha Gabriel
By GlennAndSasha Gabriel
Price: Free! Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
An Anthology of authors short stories from 2011. You asked for them all in one convenient file and here they are… all fourteen of them! Thank you for requesting them, and for all your support.
The Star Creature
By Kevin A. Lyons
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Today this would be called Flash Fiction. In 1979 it was a "short-short" story. It was first published in the Winter, 1979, issue of Unearth Magazine (Volume 2, Number 4). This is a story of the first encounter between two intelligent species. I've tried to present an unusual viewpoint and challenge some preconceptions. Mostly, I hope you enjoy it.
Haymarket: A Sharlie Adventure Short Story
By Peg Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A Sharlie Short Story (A Triple Divide Prequel) Sharlie has a new baby sister, and now her dad is her very best friend. They read together, sled together, and, one day, have an unforgettable adventure.
Tea Time Treats
By Jeanne Olivier
Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Tea Time Treats is a collection of five women’s interest short stories about issues we all have to deal with in the real world.
Asgard tales from the Golden Hall.
By Gary Mark Lee
Price: Free! Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A short collection of poems about adventure and fantasy. 1.Asgard 2.Beast. 3.Honey Mead. 4.Lorli. 5. Nefelhiem. 6.The Celtic Queen. 7. Kraken. 8.The Midguard Serpent. 9. The Striking of the Gong. 10. Travels End. 11. Valkyie. 12. Wolfen.
Words
By Terry Odell
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
What does it take for a man to say, "I love you" out loud? Certainly the woman he loves can tell from his actions. And if she can tell, why must he initiate those words? Words explores new love first from his point of view, then hers. A sensual read, guaranteed to make you seek out that special someone in your life.
The Rabbi and the Vampire (A Short Story)
By Darren Stein
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Although Vampires are found in many cultures, this is a short story about the Jewish origins of the Vampire legend as found in the Torah and Talmud which has entered into literature. The information in this regard is factual, as was the treatment of the Jews I describe in the late Middle Ages, just before the advent of the European Enlightenment in the early 1800's.
A Flash of Inspiration: A Collection of Very Short Stories by Indie Authors
By Helmy Kusuma
Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
What happens when a bunch of authors challenge each other to write lightning-fast stories? A Flash of Inspiration! In one hundred words or less, twenty-one writers titillate, beguile and enthrall your senses with stories ranging from the sublime to the macabre. #3 of Anthology ( Kindle's download ) as of 5 September 2011