Fiction » Literature » Biographical

The Spiv: The Robbie Sparrow Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,180. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A retired sports’ journalist who we come to know only by his nickname, ‘Lumpy’, decides to tell the life story of one of his earliest and most interesting friends, Robbie Sparrow - 'The Spiv'. The writer is caught in a dilemma; should he ‘tell it like it was’, or sanitise a life for a more palatable product?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: Polish. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
„Bękart”, to zbiór opowiadań opisujący prawdziwe historie, lekko zmodyfikowane dla osiągnięcia lepszej dramaturgii. Autor, długoletni pracownik radia, felietonista i reportażysta, pragnie podzielić się z czytelnikami, bohaterami swoich dawnych reportaży, wskrzesić ich problemy, które pomimo upływającego czasu nadal są aktualne, wpisując się swym dramatem w każdą epokę.
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 40,400. Language: Belarusian. Published: November 18, 2015 by Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
"Круг" - мастацка-дакументальны аповед пра зямныя і творчыя шляхі паэта Уладзімера Дубоўкі (1900-1976) і лёс ягонага пакаленьня. Фрагменты гэтай кнігі гучалі на радыё "Свабода" (2002 г.), у скарочаным варыянце яна друкавалася ў газеце "Народная воля" (2004 г.), цалкам была апублікавана ў часопісе "Дзеяслоў" (2004 г.)
Raleigh by Railway
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Familiar psecret psociety agents 32 and 33 take the Amtrak train from Charlotte to Raleigh in early November of 2015, searching for short story material ... and, boy do they ever find it. This short story features a strange hotel air shaft, an uber-interesting CAT bus passenger, a curiously repeated phrase, a demolished house, a flooded creek, and a Liverpool football/soccer match. 3500 words.
The Letlander
Series: The Rabbit of Usk, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,970. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Timotei and his grandfather while attempting to return to the English Island find work in the hotel and catering industry. Their employer is of English Speaking origin and it's as well that our hero wisely disguises himself as a Letlander while he diligently engages in the many obligations of a housemaid, a waiter and a kitchen hand for an expatriate community of English people.
Reality Check
Series: Short Misadventures, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Olivia is the youngest member of a severely dysfunctional family. This is an abbreviated family history of how badly a family can operate at the mercy of an unstable eldest sibling, from the perspective of the youngest member.
One Day in November
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
While at a Starbucks inside a Target department store in midtown Charlotte, the author (Agent 33) overhears an interesting conversation at an adjacent table between a writer and a possible literary agent. The bizarrely unique techniques that this now-published writer used to get his first novel in print are revealed.
Le Noir de Lenoir
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Three frequently recurring agents look for an Asian grocery store on a tranquil autumn afternoon in the foothills town of Lenoir, NC. They meet a 'walking man' with a dark appearance in a store. Later, they see him again, still walking, weighed down with grocery bags, some three miles from the store. However, when they look back again, he is gone. Where did he go? Based on a real-life experience.
Kron by Night
Price: Free! Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In June of 1984, four future agents go to Morrow Mountain to chart the terrain (real, imagined and hyper-perceived) while under the influence of a strange psychoactive substance. A 8600-word tale. Another psecret psociety pshort pstory.
One October Day
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
On an October day in 2014, in near-uptown Charlotte, a wandering middle-age man accosts the author (Agent 33) at a crosswalk, seeking directions to Interstate 77. The vagabond, who has a very odd way of speaking, is on his way to Florida, a state which he is very excited to visit for the first time. Based on a real-life experience. Approximately 1600 words. Mr. Malloy: [ ] present [x] absent
Смерць лесбіянкі
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 24, 2015 by Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Другая кніга ўсё яшчэ маладой літаратаркі Наталкі Харытанюк – пра жыццё як вайну густаў. Раман задумваўся ў час, калі аўтарка сама патрапіла пад абстрэл у гэтай вайне, але не здалася.
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » General
Liverpool fans, Agents 32, 33 and 666, go to the LFC - AC Milan preseason game at Bank of America Stadium in uptown Charlotte on Saturday, August 2, 2014. They join the parade of Reds fans and chant their way into the colosseum. Violent thunderstorms are all around. However, overcast skies prevail and no one gets wet or zapped by lightning in the Liverpool victory. Was that because of a small box?
Lucky Strikes
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Agents 32 & 33 drive to Salisbury (NC, USA) from Charlotte to visit Agent 33's dad at the hospital. They then head back to Charlotte on I-85, stopping at the popular Concord Mills Mall for a frappuccino (after striking out on LFC gear). Once in uptown Charlotte, they sample a micro-brewery and then visit a 3rd Ward park, where they see Agent 111 and take some pics. Lady Luck then smiles on them.
Mysterieau Returns
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Mysterieau - the sometimes surrealist, sometimes lame magician, sometimes non-comedian - goes on to recount an overheard conversation at Centraal Station in Amsterdam. Later, he tantalizes the audience with a math paradox. A large man in a cowboy hat calls his bluff. But, the costumed one turns the tables yet again. Another one in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 1800 words.
The Right Triangle
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The author (future Agent 33) visits the infamous knowhere [sic] San Francisco bar (in the Outer Sunset district), Sidle on N, yet again in September of 1992. There, the Amerasian bartender, Dash, tells him about his uber-smart friend's plan for a memorable 'soaring' experience. Dash tells the author that he will film the spectacle. On a Sunday evening in October the bizarre 'stunt' takes place.
Ok, Roll the Dice
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » General
In the summer of '92 in San Francisco, the author (future psecret psociety agent 33), finds himself once again in the obscure pub called Sidle on N in the Outer Sunset district of San Francisco. The bartender is a Honduran lady, Maria, who notices a sketch by the author. She likes the little drawing and the author gives it to her. Maria's magical dice are rolled. Her interpretation proves uncanny.
The Narrative of Deserter Burman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,120. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by Satalyte Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In 1834 Private Benjamin Burman is on the run to a new life in America. But the British Army does not suffer deserters; Benjamin is captured and banished to Van Diemen’s Land. Yet even when his sentence is over, his punishment is not done, for he is forever to be reminded of his disgrace by a thick, black D tattooed into his ribcage. It will take the greatest tragedy of his life to set him free.
Windmill with a View
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In the summer of 1992, the author (future agent 33) has an interesting discussion with an Amerasian bartender in the fabled Sidle on N pub in the Outer Sunset district of San Francisco. Apparently, Dash the bartender, has found a 'unique' place in nearby Golden Gate Park where he and his girlfriend can live rent-free. The author is very intrigued, and goes to the park a few days later to find it.
La Niña Que Con Su Canto Se Hizo Grande
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2015 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
La niñez de Celia Cruz, quién calzaba con su canto a las demás niñas.
That Old Ball Game
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Agents 32 and 33 of the psecret psociety take in a minor league baseball game in Charlotte in April of 2014. They are almost struck by a baseball, but it curves and becomes a just-inside-the-foul-pole home run. Agent 33 keeps recalling a San Francisco Giants - Los Angeles Dodgers game back in 1992 at the old Candlestick Park, as if it has some relevance to their present moment.

Related Categories