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Julia's song
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
It could seem that Julia’s life was more fortunate than of many other girls of her age. But will the price for freedom be too high, and can she break with the past and be happy?
Queen Idia's Africa: The Philanthropist
Series: Queen Idia's Africa. Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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What would Africa have been like if it had never been colonized? Oyo Ahenza from the Western Africa Ministry of Overseas development needs funding to link southern Europe to the Sahara Solar Energy Grid. In this story he goes to meet the richest man in the world, the philanthropist Bulanbo Bes. But will he get the funding? Part of a collection of 10 short stories published during 20
Queen Idia's Africa: Getting Aid Through
Series: Queen Idia's Africa. Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What would Africa have been like if it had never been colonized? North West America is one of the most dangerous places in the world controlled by the violent Gold Lords. People are leaving the area looking for safety crossing the border into Nevada where massive refugee camps rely entirely on aid from Africa. Getting aid through isn’t easy.
Scotfree2 Tales From Scotland
Price: Free! Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Following the success of Scotfree Tales From Scotland, Scotfree2 is now available for downloading. However, instead of nine tales, this time only six. How mean is that?
Queen Idia's Africa: Creating Decent Jobs
Series: Queen Idia's Africa. Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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What would Africa have been like if it had never been colonized? In Creating Decent Jobs Oyo travels to London to visit a disused factory building that is going to be converted to make affordable clothes for the locals and create jobs. Part of a collection of 10 short stories published during 2016.
It Is Called Being Alive
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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This book is a compilation of three different Abi Amelia Avner short fiction stories.
Queen Idia's Africa: The Migrant Problem
Series: Queen Idia's Africa. Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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What would Africa have been like if it had never been colonized? Illegal European migrants are flooding into Africa in the hope of a better life. The Minister of Overseas Development is worried that the migrant crisis will be used to vote her out of office in the upcoming elections. Oyo is sent to make sure that doesn't happen. Part of a collection of 10 short stories published during 2016.
Athenian Steel: Roman Annihilation 423 BCE
Price: Free! Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
In an ancient world of beauty and brutality, a deadly renegade from the stars will cause some men to rise and others to fall, reducing would-be empires to ash and dust.
The Day The Tanks Came
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: British English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A chilling alternative history short story detailing the rise to power of a modern demagogue in America from the perspective of a non-descript British family.
2015: Fuga da EXPO
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: Italian. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
2015: L’EXPO viene invasa da 1 milione e mezzo di persone. Entrarvi e’ impossibile. Pensare di uscire e’ follia.
The Justice of Null
Series: Hollow Log Stories. Price: Free! Words: 41,180. Language: Australian English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
An alternate history of Australia during the horrendous years of the 1800s, when a nation was being carved out of a penal colony. The world was going through enormous change and in some small way, Terrence Null, ex naval lieutenant, experienced every problem dealing with ex-convicts given their freedom. The justice of Null, Terrence Null after he was told, he was to be a Justice of the Peace.
Fish For Dinner
Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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In this book, the author is sharing some real moments in life which he found out of the ordinary. These stories are inspired from incidences which reflected innocence, enjoyment and guilt
Flying Without Parachute
Price: Free! Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
This is the self-translation of some of my self-published Italian tales. I did all by myself, but I’m not an expert of English language. So, this is my literary suicide in the attempt of traveling beyond the linguistic boundaries of continents. But since I pretend to be a writer, instead of suicide, I preferred to imagine it like a flight without the parachute. So all right, until I touch down.
Practice and Patience in the Startled Room
Price: Free! Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Awkward, dream-ridden 17-year-old Arkady finds himself tsar of Russia, but he's less interested in politics than in becoming severely and mystically religious and in the history of his late parents' troubled yet loving marriage.
Plasma & Wigwood
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The now-trendy Plaza-Midwood area of east Charlotte (NC, USA) is known as Plasma-Wigwood in hip circles. But, exactly how did this term come about? This 1600-word short story posits a possible source: a pair of young dudes, a Caucasian and an African American, in the mid-'70s. A truly electrifying theory. An Asian female puts the icing on the cake. Another one in the psecret psociety pseries.
The Edwards Branch Tunnel Legend
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The legend of a mid-'70s jewelry heist in east Charlotte is recounted. An 1100-word short story. Part of the psecret psociety pseries.
Testamentul domnitorului
Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: Unknown language. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Am căutat să scriu o nuvelă fantastică, alegorică, prin care să evoc figura Sfânatului martir Constantin Vodă Brâncoveanul. Pesonajul care va aduce în prezent evenimentele din acea tulbure perioadă este G.
One Golgotha Evening
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Perhaps this event did not go down exactly as popularly believed. The point is, no one really saw the event. No one, that is, except for one twelve-year old boy who disobeyed his father three times that day and consequently saw the whole thing first hand. Once seen, he was too terrified about it to tell anyone. Finally, he tells.
Gli Iracondi
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: Italian. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
“Anime di color cui vinse l’ira”, così Virgilio definì gli iracondi, uomini che in vita covarono rabbia e che adesso fanno ribollire le acque buie dell’inferno. Il più avventato di loro è riuscito a scappare dalle viscere della terra per ritornare al mondo. Ma è davvero possibile fuggire dal proprio destino?
The Coronation of Napoleon I
Price: Free! Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
If a tree falls in a forest and no one hears it, does it make a sound? When Napoleon crowned himself Emperor, the magnitude of the spectacle was evident to every witness. But did it matter to, let us say, the Siberian farmer who died shortly thereafter, never hearing of the day? This story of Napoleon’s coronation blends philosophy and history to answer the most profound of existential questions.

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