For the Sake of Sin
By Suzie Grant
Price: Free! Words: 11,640. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
A retired assassin, a vengeful courtesan, and a night of explosive discoveries.
The Last Tattoo, A Short Story
By Susan Cogan
Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(3.00 from 1 review)
If you get THAT tattoo and if you get it THERE, it will be your LAST tattoo! Includes an excerpt of BLACK JADE DRAGON! for other works by this author go to www.coganbooks.net
So Serendipity: the short story
By Kelley Hunter
Price: Free! Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by Some Fluffy Books/Dipity Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Hell hath no fury like a scorned librarian, and Siri is one pissed off interim-Director. That new guy in town has stolen her dream job...and now he's about to steal her heart as well. This is the short, and sweet, story that sparked the romantic comedy, SO SERENDIPITY (set for a 2012 release). It also includes in excerpt of the author's novel SERIOUSLY SERENDIPITY. All proceeds go to charity.
Six from Greeley
By Josh Langston
Price: Free! Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
0.75 star(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Greeley, Texas--a frontier town with a bad attitude and a reputation to match. Who lived in such a wicked place? Several compelling answers spring to life in this short story collection spanning more than a century of life, love and lust in the west Texas dust. This revised edition includes a sample chapter from Josh Langston's new novel, "Resurrection Blues," a tale of a town that doesn't exist.
Dead Limbs and Leaves
By Bobby A. Troutt
Price: Free! Words: 37,580. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of a variety of short short stories, and essays that may stir and warm your hearts. Although they may be short, they still bring a powerful message and an enduring ending. The stories are fun with plots that takes the reader on a journey of words fulfilling a message unto an enjoyable evening of reading. It is a short book with high hopes.
Ziggy Two Step - Courier Extraordinaire
By Mark Goodwin
Price: Free! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 13 reviews)
Follow Ziggy Two Step, courier extraordinaire, as he delivers urgent packages throughout Riverton. A short story of 32 pages which I hope will amuse you. Reading time should be about 45 minutes or so. Reviews here on Smashwords are welcome - Thanks.
You Dirty Rat
By Adam Tervort
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Laoshu can tell you the true story, for he was there. You see, the story of the Chinese Zodiac is not what we have been told, and Laoshu is here to set the record straight with wit and keen insight into all things Chinese. This short story comes from The Zodiac Schmodiac Story Cycle, 1st Course: Kung Pao Flavored Short Stories by Adam Tervort and is free for download.
Falling
By Mark Kammell
Price: Free! Words: 78,010. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
A dark tale of murder, revenge, destruction and witchcraft. An anti-hero for an ultra-modern, ultra-stylised world. A fight to the death where it's hard to see the difference between good and evil. And a final battle for redemption.
The Lawyer
By Andy Marlow
Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Jonathan is a powerful, successful lawyer, with a six-figure salary and a beautiful wife. Yet when she unearths a ghost from the past, he finds himself re-evaluating his entire existence. This short story is a tale of hope, which shows that it’s never too late to follow your dreams.
Islamic Quotes
By noor ahamed
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Essay » Author profile
Don’t wait for six strong men to take you to the mosque.(FOR YOUR JANAZAAH)
Die By The Sword
By Sean McGuire
Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
After twenty long years, Torthan is free. He was thrown in a hellish dungeon for rebelling against the cruel Lord Vengir. He emerges into a world that is radically different than the one he fought for long ago. Everyone pleads with him to embrace this new world. Torthan scorns them all and seeks vengeance against the man who destroyed his life.
Ziggy Zenn And The Rescue Of Roy Rogers
By Robert Chapin
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1954, my dad was an out of work alcoholic seldom home. Mother worked two jobs but wanted her three kids to have the benefit of the newest invention - the TV. In town was a Jewish couple who 13 years earlier were liberated from Auschwitz. They owned a convenience store and as with the gift of the Magi provided this Catholic family with a Christmas we would otherwise not have benefit of.
Forbidden Love
By Karlee Ross
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Fort Saskatchewan Elementary School. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Nimera is a young girl who becomes rich after she makes friends with a fairy named Lilly. When her mother dies and her only connection with her mother, her mother's maid Delila retires. Nimera's father remarries. Nimera's stepmother is a lovely women, but her two daughters are evil through and through. They constantly plot and steal everything that Nimera owns. Who will help her?
Interview with a Wizard
By Timothy Everhart
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A reporter interviews an old wizard for a story to publish in a newspaper that he works at.
Rapture Happened, Left Behind, What's Next!: Tribulation Period Survival Guide
By Terry Malone
Price: Free! Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Tribulation Period Survival Guide: It Will Be Awful, But You Can Survive, Here’s How! For several years I have been researching various survival strategies that could be applied to the events of the tribulation period. This book is specifically written and designed around what will happen during this time period and how to prepare for these events in advance. Pass this book along to your friends
GRANDPA HATES THE BIRD: The Battle Begins (Story #1)
By Eve Yohalem
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bird and Grandpa stay home in Massachusetts while Mother, Father, Joseph and Maya head south for a winter holiday. When Grandpa determines to set tropical Bird free in freezing February, Bird must use every bit of bird brain power to outsmart him. Here come Bird and Grandpa in the hilarious first short story in the Grandpa Hates the Bird series!
Goodereader - The e-Reader Buyers Guide for 2011
By Michael Kozlowski
Price: Free! Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » ebook readers
This guide is a compilation of reviews on more than fifty e-reader devices. While other forms of electronics are available on the market, such as smartphones and tablet PCs, digital reading technology still has a strong foothold in the world of ebooks. This title will help you weigh your needs versus the multitude of offerings on the market today.
Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns - 2011 Edition
By All Star Press
Price: Free! Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
If you like the handicap the horse races at the Keeneland racetrack in Kentucky, then understanding the tendencies of the trainers is paramount to your success. All Star Press is proud to announce the first edition of the Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns for the 2011 fall meeting. This horse racing guide is based on the extensive database of handicapper and author Art Parker.
The Party Crasher
By Jon Hartling
Price: Free! Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A macabre short story about a blissfully dystopian future, inspired in part by one of Edgar Allen Poe’s classic tales. The people of Felisar vainly believe that their technology has made them impervious to all threats. But pride goeth before a fall… and before a poisoning, and before a holocaust.
Blue is for Boys
By Jack Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
After a weekend of fun and excess he can't remember, Ravi wakes to a living nightmare that will change him forever. Soon he finds out where he is headed, and whether he likes it or not, who he is.