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Sanctuary
Series: RiffRaff Records. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When Evie James decides to become the rock princess everyone on campus wants her to be, she falls off a cliff, and only Nick Barrens can catch her before it's too late.
Estorya sa Panganod
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This thousand-word short story is in English. Estorya sa Panganod means 'story in the clouds' or 'cloud story' in Cebuano (a popular dialect in the Philippines), the native language of the author's wife. Scenes from the Battle of Marengo (1800 in northern Italy) flash by on a stormy spring day in eastern North America. The commentary goes from surreal to caustic.
The Death of a Butterfly Man.
You set the price! Words: 30,620. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A collection of contemporary short stories, humor and plays.
Copper Plumbing
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Love and good copper plumbing go hand in hand. Love starts out as perfect plumbing; all pipes slant slightly earthward and gravity does most of the work. There are no scratches and there is nothing wrong with the world. So it is with love when it is up to code.
The Fog
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,310. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The Fog. A Five-story Short Story Collection Let There Be Light (23,145 words) Sisterhood / Brotherhood / Secret Religious Societies Lilac Cadillac (6,084 words) Loss Of A Sibling Sheldon (5,077 words) Assassin Wake Up Jormungand (6,994 words) Norse Folklore / Mythology Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow (2,192 words) Ghosts
Let There Be Light
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: British English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Adventure » General
Prequel to the published The Reaper's Design, by Wolf Sherman. "Beyond the edge of the world there’s a space where emptiness and substance neatly overlap, where past and future form a continuous, endless loop. And, hovering about, there are signs no one has ever read, chords no one has ever heard" - Haruki Murakami
Free, a Novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
With her marriage over long ago and her adult sons living their own lives, Lenore Porter decides to sell the cold fortress she worked so hard to make a warm, loving home. A short, final inspection of her former home turns into a confrontation with ghosts from the past. Free, a Novella is a short, clean read recounting one woman’s determination to not be broken by life or lose her identity.
The Cancer-Caprcorn Connection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,160. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
She’s a Cancer and he’s a Capricorn. She has a secret she wants to keep but moments after they meet again, he realizes that her daughter is his, and he wants to be part of their life.
The Leo-Aquarius Connection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,560. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The nurses stare as he exits the elevator on the Pediatric Unit. “Enter the handsome doctor.” Those are Doctor Caleb Winstone’s words as he steps off the elevator. Though he’s embarrassed, this Leo doctor rolls with the punches.
The Cleanse & other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A four-day juice cleanse flushes out some unexpected toxins in "The Cleanse." A mass abduction leaves the ladies in charge in "Huldred, the Sea-Witch." And in "Done With Mirrors," a sleepwalker embarks on a brutal campaign of self-sabotage.
Smiling Irish, The Summerhaven Trio #2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
On a dark and stormy night, a dashing stranger knocks on Tierney Haven's cottage door. Caught between helping him or sending him away, she invites him inside and offers him sanctuary. But Burr O'Leary, on the run from evil men who will stop at nothing to find him, must destroy those seeking to kill him before they put Tierney's life in jeopardy too.
Fighting Irish, The Summerhaven Trio #1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,910. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When all-grown-up, recently-engaged Brittany books the off-season summer camp for her upcoming spring wedding, she immediately recognizes camp manager, Rory, as the scorching-hot boy who mostly ignored her. While Rory, who senses that Brittany’s nuptials are less about Mr. Right and more about Mr. Right Now, launches the fight of his life to win the heart of the girl he’s always wanted.
Lilac Cadillac
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Synopsis Have you ever found yourself in a conversation where someone throws 'Family is everything' around, like it's cheap confetti? It had been many long years after, and the tightly-knit film-making family of Moorcrofts would listen in on conversations like these, and not react, correct, elaborate, or judge. Maybe because they made a pact to keep life 'after' Sue's birthday to themselves...
The Bridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Richard has been hunting for a job that will earn him respect from his family and friends. When he finally gets it he must question whether it is worth all the life changes that go along with it. He may just find that the old adage, "Be careful what you wish for" applies better than he expected.
Relationships: Are They Lessons for The Soul?
Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Relationships: Are They Lessons for The Soul? By TysonDemetrius is a journey through the emotional rollercoaster that is a relationship. No one has been left out in this collection of short stories about relationships in life that are truth and some that are lies. He leaves it up to the reader to decide which path they relate to and which relation they are. Exciting,
Before & After
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
BEFORE & AFTER is a flash fiction collection by Carlos Frigo that focuses on the potential spectrum of life-changing experiences.
यदि इच्छाएं घोड़े थे If Wishes Were Horses (हिंदी संस्करण) (Hindi Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 77,810. Language: Hindi. Published: March 24, 2018 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
बलिवेदी पर फैंकी हुई और खानाबदोश, रोज़ी ज़ालबेडोरा ने आस्‍ट्रेलिया के आंतरिक क्षेत्र के सीमा में गवर्नस की नौकरी ले ली। वहाँ उसकी मुलाकात पीपा ब्रिस्‍टोह नामक एक भावुक बच्‍ची से हुई जो अपने माता-पिता के कटु अलगाव का सामना परियों की रानी और एक सींग वाले जानवर के जादुई दुनिया में पलायन कर करती था। पीपा को उसके थका देने वाली पढ़ाई-लिखाई में पकड़ जमाने के नियत काम के लिए रोज़ी की नियुक्‍ती की गई और...
Baklava Part 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Alternative history
Synopsis Against the eternal clock - counting down for us, we live and work, and bake and play, and serve a higher purpose - all part of someone's recipe. Maybe. And like a renowned recipe, it's all about attention to detail - from attentive preparation, right through to a particular flair for a spectacular presentation.
The Cipher
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A middle-age man, a home inspector, stumbles upon a short cipher in southwestern Virginia (USA). As he tries to solve it, the weather conditions worsen. Then there is a medical emergency. Later that evening, the Cherokee barista wonders if it was too much. Approx. 1200 words. If this little vignette were expanded into an American movie, it would be rated G (ok for all ages).
The House in Fez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,200. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When sisters Juliet and Portia are invited by their estranged mother, Miranda, to visit Fez, they’re shocked on arrival to discover she has married Samir, a man half her age and already married to Zina, and he employs children in sweatshops. Portia defies him to help the children. When Zina plunges from a balcony, Portia is blamed. Juliet and Portia are forced to re-examine their loyalties.