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In the Matter of Snake vs. Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016 by Five Tigers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Rikki Pollard, a divorce lawyer for the down and out in gritty Buffalo, NY, makes a living out of rendering asunder what the Lord had brought together. Despite her unholy trade, Rikki never expected to encounter Old Scratch himself in open court. But now she has to rescue her young client, Chance Stone, from a fate worse than death.
Le cheveu venu d'en haut : Des actes de bonté spontanés pour des enfants heureux
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 840. Language: Canadian French. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings
Pour Alexis, il semblait que Logan et Olivia avaient droit à tout l'amour de ses parents. Alexis se sentait souvent la feuille de laitue dans le sandwich entre le jambon et le fromage, beurk ! Entre Olivia et Logan, la vie était injuste. Est-ce la chance ou le destin qui fit que le mystérieux cheveu venu d’une autre galaxie tomba sur la tête d’Alexis, au moment où celui-ci se penchait...
Eco History Exam 2052
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Writing her third year eco history exam, Shazi plans on grad studies in 2053 next year. She divides her essay up by decade, summarizing each with a planets-consumed measure. The economic near crash of 2008 marked a transition over the teens of rising food costs and desert solar installs. She can so picture Hollywood stars swimming at the ice-free North Pole in the twenties. And women’s voices.
Where Am I?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this short story, a traveling businessman settles into yet another motel room. This one just like every other one. Same dull curtains. Same faded wallpaper. Same stale stink. As the world moves on in a rush outside the motel door, he assesses his career and his life, asking, "Where am I?"
Choosing Sides
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,060. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The President knew he'd made a mistake. A US sub sunk three Chinese warships. China was retaliating by dumping stocks and war with the rising superpower appeared imminent. One of the sub survivors escaped. The President recruits senate staffer Cal Stockton to rein him in. Stockton follows his directives until he realizes a massive cover-up is underway and he is forced into CHOOSING SIDES.
In Shadow: A Novel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Clover’s got two choices: remain an outcast in the small town where she’s lived her whole life, or move clear across the country like her prodigal stepbrother Mason. Clover is forever paying for her father’s sins at home, but leaving is unimaginable. When Mason comes home for their sister’s wedding, his presence reignites Clover’s past. Even in dreams, there’s no escaping a hungry shadow...
Gorgito's Ice Rink
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,770. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Gorgito's Ice Rink was runner up in Writing Magazine's 2015 Self-Published Book of the Year Awards. Two small boys separated by forty years, but both grieving for lost sisters — torn between family and other loves. Can the fulfilment of one promise make up for the failure to keep an earlier one? A tale of love, loss and broken promises.
The Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Mark Smith, an old retired Marine, is not happy with the state of the nation. But he's only cleaning his rifle, a weekly ritual held over from the old days. He leans one way, his wife the other. Protector and protected, neither able to exprience the other's worldview. Will it matter?
Smashing the Slate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,120. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
When Fiona survived a college friend's attack, she thought she'd finally freed herself of her tangled past. Unfortunately for Fiona, things aren't that simple. After coming to realize the young daughter she'd been wary of keeping is someone from her past, she's forced to deal with nightmares again... and the danger that could be lurking in her own home.
Wajemup: Place across the water where the spirits go
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
On the surface, this short story is a snapshot of an Australian family holiday. Look a little deeper and you'll find a subtle critique of a society that buries its head in the sand, ignoring a brutal history to focus on its own gain and enjoyment.
The Resurrection of Frank Borchard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Frank Borchard is an unhappy TV producer who suffers a cardiac arrest, dies (for five minutes) in the emergency room and is brought back to life by the frantic efforts of his doctors. Convalescing, he remembers how it felt to be dead and is filled with the wonder of it... From a master writer for TV (star trek, outer limits, twilight zone, Hitchcock presents...)
The Spun Sugar Hole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,190. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Dr. Scheckley never dreamed all four of his most critical mental patients would stroll out the gate — with his own mistress.
One Shot. New American Western
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(3.00 from 1 review)
A cowboy discovers that you get one shot to do things right in life.
Caught at a Crossroad
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
"Come off it, Tiff. You had a choice: your family or your career. Remind me again, who did you chose? Oh, that's right, you chose those pigs in blue," June bellowed. After twelve years apart, June and Tiffany are reunited. Now face-to-face on opposite sides of the law, Tiffany must choose between her career and her family. It all comes down to this: lose her job or arrest her brother-in-law.
ثلة من أسماء الإجرام : في البدء كان الذئب
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,080. Language: Arabic. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Short Sold (The Arab Heist)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 176,520. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What Happened to Colonel Gaddafi's Billions? Set in the backdrop of the Libyan Civil War, Short Sold is a novel drawn from real events about a London banker who cannot believe his good fortune at the fall of the Gaddafi regime.
6 x Schuld - Serie 6 x : Volume I
Series: 6 x. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,410. Language: Dutch. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Een tragikomedie over alledaagse misdaad. Moord, wraak, obsessie en chantage nemen het voortouw. Weerloze slachtoffers proberen te overleven, met onvoorziene gevolgen... Wie draagt uiteindelijk schuld? Een verhalenbundel van zes misdaadverhalen (27.030 woorden / vergelijkbaar met 90 pagina's paperbackversie). NUR code 332.
The Man with the Finger and the Rank
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Mr. Kristen dreams of world domination. Finally his chance comes. He finds himself in a launch bunker with the red button before him. Yes, that red button. And what he launches will not soon be forgotten.
Worst Case Scenario
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: American English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
This short story is about Charlie Tam a young woman struggling with life's emptiness, pains and existential conflicts. Instead of coping with her problems like the "normal" adult would she chooses her own way of dealing, and it's not ideal.
Angel: The Fall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,300. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Naomi Martinez and Camden James have discovered the world of angels and their powers. They also know that the universe is balanced with opposition.As Naomi and Camden’s wedding looms, the bride cannot shake the feeling that disaster will strike. A mind-blowing absence from the ceremony confirms Naomi’s fears and sends Camden riding into his most treacherous battle yet against the dark angels.