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Borderline
Series: The Agency. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,730. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015 by Majestik Multimedia. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
After a job reassignment, Erik Hart gets in over his head by working for the cruel taskmaster Zachary, an enigmatic man who seemingly knows more than he lets on. Rouge scientists are willing to help Erik disappear from breakneck enforcers if he can finish one final job. His search for answers leads him to a powerful organization bent on stopping him by every ruthless method at their disposal!
'The Election'
Price: Free! Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
‘The Election’ is the story of a cynical journalist covering the heinous events of the fourth annual United Corporate Election. This story is inspired by and dedicated to the late Dr. Hunter S. Thompson and his unique style of ‘Gonzo Journalism’.
Strawberry Dreaming: Mariah's Prologue #4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015 by Splashdown Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Mariah is exhausted at work and keeps nodding off, to dream of her uncle's once-lush garden. Her colleague Liam listens to her nostalgia and surprises both of them with his actions when the workday is done. Perhaps there's still magic in Belfast after all.
Unexpected Assets
Series: Texas Hill Country. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
With Emily Riley’s love, Iraqi War veteran Jason Donahue learns that it’s what inside a man’s heart that shines through and makes him worthy of a blissful forever.
The Forgotten Gift
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,080. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Forgotten Gift is a family drama with an element of mystery along the way. Dana and Les Connelly have been married for twenty-five years and have two grown children. Les is in the beginning stage of dementia and has to retire early from his big-city law firm. Then Dana discovers he's been having an affair for most of their happy marriage.
Rescuing the Bridesmaid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
An accidental meeting between tow truck driver Nate Whitmore and nurse Joanne Johnson blossoms into something more as Joanne deals with maid-of-honor duties for her friend’s weekend wedding and a cheating ex-fiancé.
Birds
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Lori muses about birds, her birds, as her nagging psychiatrist pushes for further explanation.
Four Brothers and Free-Range Boyhood; A Rollicking Tale of Fun and Daring
Price: Free! Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Hilarious adventures and misadventures of four brothers growing up in the good ol' days. A short story sure to bring smiles, relieve stress, and even to get you pondering the parenting philosophies of today and yesterday.
The Mound Builders
Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The Mound Builders is a story about a team of human ambassadors who were sent to the city of the mound builders because a group of power greedy renegades had taken over as rulers and were creating havoc for their own gain. Join Anna and Lucas as they complete their assignment in an attempt to prevent this city of over 300,000 residents from decaying from within as so many civilizations have.
Another View: Stories of Loyalty, Love, and Remembrance from France
Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In stories of intertwined families, meet those who’ve endured and those who could not. Where there is war, there will always be memories; the past will live on as long as there is someone to remember. These tales—some tender, others poignant, some uplifting examples of the human spirit and courage, and others heartbreaking accounts of loss—are woven into a compelling family saga.
A Stranger at the Monastery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A strange, old woman appears at a secluded monastery in Wyoming with a message for the man in charge, Bishop Kallistos Stavros. This self-professed oracle tells him that God told her to warn him of a great fireball falling from the sky... onto his monastery! She warns of Satan coming in disguise. Things are not as they seem.
Transitions
Series: Transitions ยท Free Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Each day we find ourselves in a state of imbalance in a world of impermanence, These new traditional Buddhist-inspired stories talk about various ways to right ourselves when there is no ground under us.
Ghost of a Chance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
It's a Valentine's Day like no other when three people - the witchy mistress, the scorned wife, and the heartbroken best friend - deal with the aftermath of the shocking suicide of one of the bay area's most loved on air personalities, weatherman Eliot Grant.
Eleven Miles from Home
Price: Free! Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Richard and Rachel stopped getting along months ago, but they continue to spend time together to satisfy the one interest they have in common. When misfortune steals that link away, however, and leaves them stranded on the side of the road eleven miles from home, they must not only figure out what went wrong in their relationship but individually decide whether it's even worth saving.
FEMA Camp Parent Trap
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
This short work is a piercing illustration of a likely scenario that may soon affect American school children and their parents and guardians. History and We The People will decide whether or not this is fiction. The stage has already been set by influences and players We The People have allowed to hold sway in the United States of America. Can we now expect a quick and easy fix?
Blue Eagle Feather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,470. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
As a half breed, Jeff never believed he was destined for greatness in the Native American community. His goal in life is to teach not only the history of the white Americans but that of the first people to live their lives in the traditional ways. As he teaches the high school students history he is also being taught by the elders living on the reservation.
Mother of Montsegur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A Cathar secret treasure, a sacred bloodline saved and an escape from the flames of Montsegur Centuries spanned, reincarnations explored and Mary Magdalene`s truth appear through Goddess Portals at both Avebury and Montsegur. Love, forgiveness and belief are lessons which have to be learned to release an ancient karmic debt and for the sacred ancient wisdom to finally be revealed.
The Diplomat
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
We are two years into the future, and the national security and future economy of Norway is at stake. The very first Ambassador from the African Union Federation is the central character in a story that sees Norway wanting to stake its economic future through big investment in Africa. The African continent's key role is becoming more and more prominent; the novel gives a good overview of the econ
Maple Fudge - 1st Two Chapters
Price: Free! Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A government terror that can only be described as: administrative. In the international backwaters of Canada, the top politicians in the country kill themselves in the middle of the night and leave a country wondering: Who is in charge? How much is the pay? What kind of paperwork is involved? Panic could rip democracy apart – unless everyone gets really, really tired of the whole thing.
Ozzie the Clown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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All of us wear masks from time to time, hiding our pain behind an off-hand joke or a happy face. But what if, like Ozzie the Clown, we only feel safe behind that mask? What if, like Ozzie, we live at the very edge of alienation and man’s most basic need to connect? How different from us is Ozzie?