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Scribbler Tales Volume Five
Series: Scribbler Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Călătoria
Price: $16.00 USD. Words: 78,420. Language: Romanian. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
O frescă dură a ultimilor ani ai comunismului românesc
Cinderella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
[This stand-alone title is the first of three tales collected in the author's full-length work GRIM.] How would Cinderella actually have turned out if she'd grown up surrounded by people who hated and abused her? A darkly psychological retelling of the classic story, portraying a heroin burdened with shame who ultimately marries a prince not so different from her own narcissistic mother.
Portrait in Gold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,070. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When Kate McGovern reads the journals given to her by her grandmother, her life changes forever. Written by a distant relative, the fascinating journal tells the story of Katherine Collins during the mid-eighteen hundreds in Ireland. As Kate continues to read the journals, she begins to unravel the mystery of a missing necklace and a small portrait that were a part of her family’s legacy.
Snowfall
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Silent Voices
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,530. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Set in New Orleans in the 1800s, Daniel Evangeline is caught between a woman who loves him and a woman he cannot have. Their tormented voices lend credence to the story of someone on the precipice of insanity.
Return to Ternberry (Next Generation Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,220. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this sequel to Yard Sale-Everything Must Go, Return to Ternberry continues the journey of the Holloway and Franklin families as the pieces of their lives fall into place.
Yard Sale—Everything Must Go (Generations Book One)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Yard sale is a metaphor for all the things in life you do not need. Such as greed, lies and deceitful people. In this three-generation saga follow the Holloway and Franklin families as they slowly change a legacy left by one unsavory person.
Remember the Yellow Rose
Series: Three Cross Faith. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,680. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Rosie McCord has one goal--to save the United States from the terrorists chasing her across the country. She stops at a library in Texas, hoping for a break. When the bad men find her, it's up to someone else in that library--Andy Ross, of Three Cross Faith--to save Rosie in more than one way.
Light Afflictions
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
LIGHT AFFLICTIONS is a character driven, 43,000 word novella that examines a generation of people who descended from a fascinating group of relatives dating back to 1793 and supports the suggestion that the past is always present. It is a work of fiction that is loosely based on the many letters that have been preserved by her family for generations.
To Protect The Innocent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,350. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
As a former journalist and current college Journalism Professor, Mills uses real-life facts and figures to tell the tragic story of child sex abuse in America and the one man who decides to do something about it.
Kassie in Peril Book 2 — Scientist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,130. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Kassie, now 10, holds patents for chemical manufacturing. She becomes a millionaire, and she becomes a target. A very professional group kidnaps Kassie and her roommate and best friend Hermione. They soon escape and become media darlings. Kassie’s relationship with her jealous brother causes worse pain than the tortures during the kidnapping. Kassie finds the lead kidnapper and extracts justice.
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.
Kassie, Girl Genius Book 1 — Student
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,640. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Educational
Seven-year-old Kassie ignores her teacher and reads junior high school textbooks during class. Her IQ score gets her into the Academy of the Mind, a boarding school far from the family she loves. Kassie soon learns that the Academy is nothing like what she envisioned. It needs fixing, and she’s just the girl to do it.
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.