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Dominic (A Vampire Biker Series) Season 1 Episode 1
Price: Free! Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.00 from 1 review)
Disciples of the Damned: A Biker Vampire Series Short story series A mysterious vampire connects with the underground world of an outlaw motorcycle club to find the object of his blood lust.
Thus Saith Eve
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011 by Magenta. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of epistles, each written from the point of view of one of the women from The Bible, as if she had a contemporary feminist consciousness. For example, Eve does not accept blame for choosing the apple, for choosing knowledge over obedience. And you can imagine what Noah’s wife had to say about his grand idea. Feminist theology. New audition monologues.
Chatters on the Tide
Series: The Montenegro Cycle, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,760. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Harold has lost his job, divorce is on the horizon, a religious cult believes he's a prophet, and he's being stalked by an eerie motorcycle club and its mute, wild-haired mascot named Gator. His skeptical wife Bonnie is fighting to free him from the strange world into which he has fallen while Harold struggles with bizarre and unusual revelations. Is he really a prophet with miraculous powers?
The Haunting of Winchester Lane
Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Houses have pasts. But they also have futures. Not every tragedy is yet to occur. Not every haunting is spiritual.
Crown of Creation: 2046 - Two Nations, One Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
It is 2046, 20 years after the Second Civil War. A skier is killed in Telluride, Colorado, now part of the Republic of Franklin. Adam Henry, a Denver detective, investigates. His quest for the killer brings him back East where he encounters the elusive terrorist organization, the Crown of Creation. Who killed the skier, and why? And how has America changed?
Two Doors
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
What you’re about to read will horrify you. I want it to horrify you. It horrifies me. I wrote it because I feel it’s important to point out where we’re headed—the terminus we’ll reach should certain trends continue. The Afterword is not fiction. It’s as least as horrifying as the story. I mean it sincerely. Please read it.
On the Road to Heaven
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Biographical
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a style reminiscent of Jack Kerouac, Coke Newell's groundbreaking autobiographical novel traces an LSD-to-LDS pilgrimage across two continents. From Colorado's 1970s hippie heyday to the coca fields of Colombia, it's a journey through Thoreau ascetics, Ram Dass Taoism, and Edward Abbey monkey-wrenching to the mission fields of one of the world's most conservative contemporary religions.
Somewhere Over a Rainbow
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Sometimes life looks to be really awful and we seek a little relief by walking and thinking. This man died being transported to Australia but now he knows something and wants to share it…
A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man
Price: Free! Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
«A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man» is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to actual events or locales or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental. Sort of. The quest is to guess the YM's family name...
Sweetness in the Dark: A Story of Love and Survival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,960. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The world is headed toward financial collapse when a powerful solar flare crushes the Earth’s electrical grid. Paul Kendall is now in a race against time as he fights to save his family’s lives from the chaos that ensues.
User Pays
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
What if we took our political leaders' rhetoric seriously? What if we implemented their dodgy policies in real life? In this chilling parable, the User Pays doctrine is examined as applied to a typical Australian family.
Come A Little Bit Closer: The Sullivans
Series: The Sullivans, Book 7. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,130. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In COME A LITTLE BIT CLOSER, the new book in Bella Andre’s New York Times and USA Today bestselling series about the Sullivan family, movie star Smith Sullivan can't afford any distractions. He's staking his entire reputation on his new film...but he can't stop thinking about Valentina Landon and the fire he sees smoldering just beneath the surface.
The Dragon Cycle
Price: Free! Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
An event happens on January 22 that changes the course of history forever. Two towns are destroyed, and there is one survivor, Pollock Drake, a 15 year old. He is taken into custody as a suspected terrorist. Another attack occurs during the interrogation. Drake escapes and fights to survive against a country that is after him while trying to kill what destroyed his home.
Coincidence Theory
Series: Gods and Men, Book #1. Price: Free! Words: 114,770. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lost to time, the artefacts of the Egyptian Zep-Tepi have been returned to the world from the deserts of their origin. Split across two epochs, Coincidence Theory will take you on a voyage through what you thought you always knew as truth, retelling one of the most famous stories in history, to uncover the story behind the myth.
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Series: 46. Ascending. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until June 28!) Words: 131,880. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Texan teenager discovers she possesses strange powers she can barely control. As her innocence collides with a world where young women are bartered and sold, a stranger makes an unexpected offer. He will teach her how to save her missing friends, but she will never be normal again. She accepts his challenge to show those guilty of unspeakable crimes just how powerful a young woman can be.
15 Civic Square
Series: Live-Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 13,750. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
15 Civic Square uses the setting of the fictitious National Civic Bank to delve into the challenges and complexity of modern life at a time when "money" is constantly in the news.
The Stalker
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
The Stalker is a short science fiction story that centers around John "Heart" Wolanski, a professional Starcraft player living abroad in South Korea. John encounters a strange glitch in the game that comes at the worst possible time in his professional gaming career. He must struggle against the glitch and his own personal demons, which are threatening to destroy him.
An Affair With Death
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From the outside, Marika seems to have the perfect life, but on the inside she struggles with depression.
Little Sebastian and The Little Doll He Loved
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The Nebula nominee Lucian Merisca is coming with a post-modern story which looks like a moral experiment or like an alternative present. The setting and the personages are rather shadowy but the conflict is strong to stir the intrigue...
The Family Tree
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When Jack finds a wooden box in his grandma's attic, a family secret is unearthed and his grandma faces a dilemma: should she keep it in the family or keep it to herself? A short story. "I Will read anything Catherine E. Chapman writes; she just has a way about her."