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Scribbler Tales Volume One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
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Scribbler Tales Volume One includes: Desperate Measures, Forbidden Lore, Forever Lost, The Hourglass, Sail with Me.
The Bastion
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2016 by Xadrum (publishing). Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
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The sole descendant of a family line muses over the ignominious past of his ancestors.
Five(+1) Fantastic Fables!
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Hilirael is a chid prodigy who influences the minds of a third of his mates and manipulates them into worshipping him in return for knowledge. Oaves are Repeaters is that in which Lucifer appears to have made the same one mistake twice. Adam and Eve were bright in the garden, until Statan appears under instruction from YiDzhah. Hilirael becomes the most illumined one but he retains his humor!!
Time Is Running Out. Book #1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Detective Allan Carabello’s spent 25 years on the police force and has one more month before he retires. ‘In Time Is Running Out’, he responds to a hostage situation at a hospital. He tries to negotiate with an emotionally charged couple, to keep all in the room safe. When he learns of the reason why the couple placed their lives in harm’s way, he does not agree with their action, but empathizes.
Scribbler Tales Volume Two
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
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Volume Two includes: Broken Promises, Deception, Endgame, Malice and The Portrait.
Dear Gods: Open Letters to the Divine
Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Dear God, it has come to my attention that non-believers are highly advised to read your book. First, let me congratulate you on being an author. I am an author too. Which is why I think you will understand that if you want me to read your book, I damn will expect you to read mine. Respectfully, A.A. Jordan
Scribbler Tales Volume Five
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
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Volume five includes: Bloodlust, Illusion, Manhunt, Pandemic, Revenge
The End of the Beginning: A Short Story About the Rise and Fall of Oil Prices
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
"The End of the Beginning" is a post-publication Bonus Chapter of Chaturanga," the young adult educational novel about Central Asia. In the style of "Chaturanga," this short story offers readers a fun, interesting, and relatable way to understand current events related to oil prices, the future of energy, world markets, and geopolitics.
One Last Match
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: American English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Three days in the desert, with no one but himself for company. Water, no food, and maybe five matches. Eric is just about this far from giving up and letting the coyotes take him away.
Snowfall
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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A short story about how a small change can make a big difference to someone.
The Magic Makers' Carnival
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A meaningful, fast-moving, somewhat realistic fantasy about a young nature-lover who comes across a mysterious carnival and a secret society in the woods near her home in Foxborough, Massachusetts. As a result of this discovery, this sixteen-year-old ends up accidentally transforming her hometown. Containing many delightful, colorful images, the book is intended for young adults who love nature.
The Complications of Life
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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The Complications of Life is a collection of short stories that remind us of just that, the complicated nature of life. These stories are a peak into the world of men and women in the hereafter of their lives, doing the best with what they have left.
Yeatai
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Having a midlife crisis, Mick abandons everything in search of adventure. As he encounters people along the way, they define as much about him as they do themselves. In the Badlands, he learns the truth about his destiny.
Just Four Letters
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Poetic text written for the Portela Magazine, from the Association of Residents of Portela. It has been translated for this online publication.
Quatro Letras apenas
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Texto poético escrito para a revista Portela Magazine, da Associação de Moradores da Portela.
MIB Files: Bigfoot Hunter - Tales Of The Men In Black
Series: MIB Files - Tales of the Men in Black, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
"The cry from the creature rang out in the misty night air, waking up Chuck Panter and his family in their tent." In this installment of the MIB Files, Mr. Unknown presents the story of an encounter with the mythical forest creature who draws the attention of the Men in Black. Disclaimer: This is an original work, not based in any way on the popular movie series “Men in Black”.
Almighty (a Short Tale of Omnipotent Proportions)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
WHEN A STAUNCH ATHEIST IS INTRODUCED TO THE LORD ALMIGHTY IN THE MOST CASUAL—AND CHILDISH—WAY, IT'S NOT THE END OF THE WORLD. IT'S A TUESDAY. God himself shows up uninvited and shakes up Bradley's entire existence by flaunting his own. It's not fair, but Bradley never claimed life is. And he tries to handle the new, omniscient presence in his head with calm attention and cool collectedness.
Last Chance: Short Stories about Friendship with a Twist and Moral Lesson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016 by 22 Lions. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Last Chance includes four stories that will make you seriously reconsider your decisions in life and learn to appreciate the best people around you.
Lessons Learned
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
What is the price of a broken heart? When we're very lucky, it's nothing more than lessons learned. When we aren't? Well, suck it up and get over yourself. But that's a story for another time.
PhotoBomb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this short story, George is walking on the beach with his four year old granddaughter when he pranks a gathering of Middle Eastern people by adding himself to the back of their group photo. When this group sets off a bomb in Philadelphia, and some of the terrorists are killed, the photo on a dead man’s phone soon falls into the hands of the media and the FBI, who identify him as the mastermind!