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Los crisantemos
Price: $3.52 USD. Words: 99,420. Language: Spanish. Published: August 22, 2017 by NOA ediciones. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
La escritora, a través de sus personajes, ha querido denunciar la violencia que un ser humano puede ejercer sobre otro ser humano.
Coastline
Price: Free! Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Had one not known her better, one would be pardoned for stereotyping old spectacled grey haired Anne with her peculiar solid brass walking stick by her side, as someone living out her golden years under blissful nostalgia, playing poker for cookies and page through old photo albums of people who either passed on, or whom still pass the old age home, but were too busy to visit.
The Kantz Journal
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 77,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
During WWII, a Nazi physician identifies a heart attack gene that kills every male inheriting it. But this discovery remains hidden for over seventy years until it re-emerges in the research of a graduate student using modern genetic methods. Combining these two realms of information uncovers the most lethal genetic killer of the century.
Things That Don't Rhyme
Price: Free! Words: 15,630. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Prologue What if unknowingly, 'we' were the caretakers of both the brave and the weak - rich and the poor - and believers and non-believers alike. Crafting their ever-evolving perception of reality from art and science to technology, finance and shipping to food, and advertising and religion to armament manufacturing and its delivery on an unsuspecting victim?
Fictional Pain
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Fantasy » General
We have all experienced pain in one form or another. It can be sharp or dull, enduring or brief, but once it has gone, we can only remember that we didn’t like it. We are unable to relive the feel of it.
Maggie’s Demons
Price: $1.99 USD. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017 by Mamba Books & Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
This is a terrifying installment of Witch Craft. Maggie the Witch displays a full grasp of her powers. This short story will grip you from its frightening beginning until its shocking end!
Golden Boy
Price: Free! Words: 49,480. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Billie Bucket just wants to me a normal, average day, kid of eight; he's happiest sitting on his Oak tree, overlooking his family garden. Yet, he has something strange in his blood. Something which is capable of healing incurable diseases. He wants freedom, but strangers around him want the secrets inside him.
Storie Fantastiche di Gente Comune
Price: Free! Words: 41,680. Language: Italian. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Un eroe non è un impavido guerriero, un martire o un conquistatore di consensi popolari. Un eroe è semplicemente una persona. Un eroe è il prescelto di se stesso, colui che compie una scelta per un bene a lui caro. Naturalmente, una scelta audace. Io, la Voce Narrante, canterò le gesta di tre eroi che hanno compiuto la loro scelta.
Mountaintop
Price: Free! Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Adventure » General
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A man drowns. He survives and ends up stranded on an island. That is the start of his strange, incomprehensible adventure.
Captivation of a Thug 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The constant attacks that Borne and Mackenzie are involuntarily subjected to begin spilling over into their budding relationship. Though both are fighting to remain above ground when it comes to their personal lives, one is falling significantly short.
Second Chances
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,410. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nichole is caught in a tough position. She is juggling too many responsibilities as her world falls apart. She isn’t sure where she can turn to for help, and she is facing a lot of harsh realities about just how much society can hold her back.
The Daily Wound
You set the price! Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Rumi said the wound was where the light got in, and maybe he would know, being enlightened and all that; but I say the wound is a road that takes you there, inside to that deepest place...
A Family in Faith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
"A Family in Faith" is a wonderful story of unconditional love. It reminds us to always have faith in ourselves and one another." Adam loses his way and abandons his faith. His family refuses to give up on him as they navigate the dynamics of a modern day family.
Stone Flag
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,380. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Told from the point of view of a suddenly homeless mental patient wandering the streets as his meds wear off, Stone Flag takes us on a journey into one man’s past. From complete amnesia he starts a course that just keeps raising the stakes for 500 pages. Where it will leave him answers so many questions the book continues well beyond its ending.
The Apartment: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Sometimes the mind plays tricks on you. Everything is not what it seems. Victoria is more reclusive since her music single became a hit sensation. Her new apartment has everything she needs. It’s perfect, almost too perfect. Her husband, Jackson, returns from a business trip and he tells her he must leave again on another trip for work. Is he telling her the truth? What is he hiding?
Murder in Knoxville
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Sam Jenkins is the new police chief in town and everyone wonders, will Prospect, Tennessee ever be the same?
The Duster
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When the voters sleep a deep sleep, a wonderful forever sleep, Gregg is still awake looking, staring at his phone. He knows that the phone will ring. If not tonight maybe tomorrow, but it will ring. It always does.
Midnight Crew
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
November 2022. Turning his right wrist, he noticed it was almost time to go visit the outside world again, just briefly. Nothing much would be discussed and no one would need to write about it. An unrecorded record, if you want. And because of this, society wouldn't be troubled by it.
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
It was Thursday the 3rd of June 1999... but, then later the same day was also Sunday the 3rd of September 2006. And a just a little after that, as luck would have it, if one dare insinuate it would be luck, it will also be Wednesday the 6th of March 2019... It wouldn't have made sense for Gunter to question this anomaly...
46 (A Short Story)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
With a tense political climate weighing heavily on them, two lifelong best friends remove Islamophobic flyers from the front windows of vehicles at the newly opened Warm Springs BART station. What they don't expect is to experience both the negative and positive effects of being part of the resistance.