Fiction » Biographical

I Used to be a Spring Chicken
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,090. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Life has changed a great deal over the past decades; for those born in the middle of the last century, today's world is certainly ‘brave' and ‘new'.
A Personal History With Dignity
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Biographical
If we can look to the future with hopefulness, we can live with dignity. Miranda has known this her whole life, and she recounts in her diary a summary of her life up to the age of fifty-one. Tragedies bring her low time and again, yet she carries on, not with superhuman strength, but with the resilience that dignity gives a person. No adult-only content. ~2,000 words.
When Animals Are Your Friends
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
How do you spot a modern subversive? Answer: By the cat hairs on his clothes. There would be no better companion in life than an authentic human being, but failing that, the spontaneity, dynamism, and affectionate nature of pet animals is a good substitute. The hollowed-out nature of the times drives us to our semi-wild counterparts, and we find in them true friends. No adult-only content.
The Life and Death of Blinstrubs
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
The life and times of one of America's most successful nightclubs - Blinstrub's Village. Follow the story of the venue and its glittering stars from the beginning right through to the tragic and needless end. Bill Russo draws the tale from his memories as a student in Boston's Kenmore Square in the 1960s as well as from a personal relationship to one of the key players in the club's orchestra.
Tales, Triumphs, and Misadventures, My time in the Scottish Highlands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: Simple English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
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Marc Stewart visited Scotland in 2001. He had heard stories about Scotland all his life from his mother and grandmother. He yearned to visit the place of his ancestors and walked on the battlefield of Culloden as well as visit the Iron age sites on Orkney. His descriptions of his experiences will make you laugh and want to visit Scotland yourself.
The Classified Ad
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
The young author (future Agent 33) makes his first journey - on a very limited budget - to San Francisco (CA, USA) at the end of 1986. When he finds an underground periodical in a city bus shelter, a very strange personal ad catches his eye and arrests his mind. He responds and it only gets stranger. Approx. 3,300 words. If this semi-autobiographical tale were a movie, it might be rated PG-13.
Messages from the Periphery: In Search of Myself
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 68,200. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Inspirational
The lights went out and it was obvious there would be no more dancing in the streets as Leni faced the rubble of the bombed-out homes, once filled with laughter. At the sight of the devastation, a surge of heat rushed through her body. An urge sweet and enticing – lured her to inflict on the others what was done to her.
Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,510. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A Master Passion places the battles of Alexander Hamilton, the lonely idealist, within a family saga rich in period detail. The great edifice for which he laid the groundwork -- America -- has become, exactly as he planned, the richest and freest country on earth. Betsy's passion is Alexander. Alexander's passion is America.
MI VIDA A TRAVÉS DE MI OBRA LITERARIA (IV)
Price: Free! Words: 14,560. Language: Spanish. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Biographical
Antología de mis trabajos literarios hasta 1997. Breve autobiografía de mis escritos hasta esas fechas. Intimidad y personalismo.
MI VIDA A TRAVÉS DE MI OBRA LITERARIA (iii)
Price: Free! Words: 26,150. Language: Spanish. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Biographical
Antología de mis trabajos literarios hasta 1997. Breve autobiografía de mis escritos hasta esas fechas. Intimidad y personalismo.
MI VIDA A TRAVÉS DE MI OBRA LITERARIA (II)
Price: Free! Words: 12,660. Language: Spanish. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Biographical
Antología de mis trabajos literarios hasta 1997. Breve autobiografía de mis escritos hasta esas fechas. Intimidad y personalismo.
MI VIDA A TRAVÉS DE MI OBRA LITERARIA (I)
Price: Free! Words: 12,660. Language: Spanish. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Biographical
Antología de mis trabajos literarios hasta 1997. Breve autobiografía de mis escritos hasta esas fechas. Intimidad y personalismo
Memories of Summer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
An old favorite comes back to tug at your heart again. From Publisher's Weekly: "Appalachia in the 1950’s is the vividly drawn springboard to this tender, lyrical novel about mental illness." The Horn Book: "Distinct and startlingly beautiful . . . White’s most moving offering to date.”
Yep, That Was Me
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Alternative history
Back in 1970, an unmanageable Australian lad can't wait to see the world. After fleeing from adult supervision once again, he decides to hitch a ride on a DC-8 jetliner at the Sydney airport. It all starts off real well in the wheel well. But, then ... Closely based on a photo-captured real-life tragedy. Approx. 1100 words. If this tale were a movie, it would probably be rated G (all ages ok).
Peregrinaje del Alma Sola II
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Crónicas viajeras escritas en forma de diario. Relatos y opiniones sobre un monumento, un paisaje, una ciudad, un lugar… y otras narraciones más personales
Peregrinaje del Alma Sola I
Price: Free! Words: 9,860. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Crónicas viajeras escritas en forma de diario. Relatos y opiniones sobre un monumento, un paisaje, una ciudad, un lugar… y otras narraciones más personales
Tell Me A Story: 104 Short Stories in 52 Weeks
Price: Free! Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Biographical
Tell Me A Story collects short stories written by a father and daughter, based on shared prompts. Dad limited his entries to 100 words (exactly), producing piercingly realistic snapshots taken over his lifespan. Daughter preferred fantasy, sci-fi, post- apocalyptic fiction, and futurism. Their strikingly different stories are a testament to ingenuity, imagination, and creative commitment.
Her Next Door
Series: Bitches. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: British English. Published: April 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Bitches #1 Excited at the prospect of her own home this naïve innocent looked forward to enjoying the good company of neighbours she could share with. But ………… A short story.
Al and Me
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Describes how Movies and Al Pacino's characters changes a person's life. The addiction of movies and the characters played by Al Pacino changes the lifestyle of a Techie and he starts deviating from his own self. His true identity is lost and he becomes some one else.
Leaving Teaching With Both Eyes Open
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 93,970. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Educational, Fiction » Biographical
Michael McCaffrey continues to wrestle with his own alienation and detachment from the teaching profession, direction of his life and personal relationships. He is compelled to deal with unexpected loss and abandonment on multiple levels. Throughout his ordeals, he maintains his sense of humor and perspective. Follow his final years in a profession that he wishes to leave but on his own terms.