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A Traditional Holiday
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Christmas short story... Two polar opposites clash like fire and ice… When two alternate personalities are brought together to direct Redding, Indiana's annual holiday pageant: arguments ensue, tempers fly and an unexpected spark of chemistry ignites. Will they be able to set aside their differences and follow their hearts?
Santa's Little Helper: a Christmas carousal
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A cautionary tale of how the patron saint of children, merchants, scholars, sailors and virgins has the misfortune to get mixed up with the tabloid press. .
Waiting for the Wireman in 1974
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
On a wall on the outskirts of town, a girl sits. Some say she's trouble. Some say she's a witch. Some say she doesn't even exist. Whatever the truth of it, she's waiting; waiting for the Unnamed Billy Morten - and the three objects he has on him...
The Abingdon Prince
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Lance Sullivan’s mission, is to protect an Arab Prince who is visiting the UK, from being murdered. An agent from Spain, “Alba Ramos” is sent to help him, But can he be trusted?
Broken Wing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Yeah-yeah-yeah Patti has health issues nevertheless, before she kicks the bucket she wants her adult daughter to find love, and Patti has just met the perfect person for Abby. However, her daughter is fighting her mother tooth and nail. What is up with that? Patti knows her daughter is gay. What is so wrong with a momma trying to hook her up?
Fingertips: Five Tales of Gothic Mystery and Monsters Reinvented
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,410. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Five short stories that could be called lost episodes of The Twilight Zone or Outer Limits. These mind-twisting tales all involve an archetype of the horror/fantasy genre (ghost, creature, zombie, fantasy warrior, witch) reproduced in a modern setting.
Evaluations of the Tribe - Prossia Book 0 : A Coming of Age Space Opera
Price: Free! Words: 75,300. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
When two alien friends desire nothing more than the respect from their peers, they will push themselves beyond the limit so they can be the last one standing in a dangerous local rite of passage that will test their courage, their will, and more importantly, their loyalty to one another.
His Perilous Throne
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A young man is wrongly imprisoned for the manslaughter of his kindly employer. Michael has mild learning difficulties and was raised in a children's home. Unable to explain to the court that the death was an accident, he is incarcerated with a sadistic killer, who forces him to become his butler and becomes progressively deluded that he is a member of the aristocracy. Revenge lurks in the shaddows
Eye Of The Owl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"Eye Of The Owl," is the fifth Dan Allex mystery that explores the sobering reality of the vulnerability of U.S. nuclear power plants. When the Fourth of July comes to a Midwest town it has a quiet enough start, but terrorists have a two staged plan to strike fear in the hearts of patriotic partygoers. A newly formed investigative agency offers their help as consultants, but soon are surprised.
Leila's Dowry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A traditional Moroccan tale of a widowed baker who cherishes the donkey who was his dead wife's dowry. The donkey, like his master, is despised by his old friends in the village due to hardship and envy. Their one consolation is found in their days at the market in a nearby town, where one day they both find their way to a happier future. A modern parable set in a world that has changed little.
Holding On To Heaven
Series: Love United, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,940. Language: American English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Serenity has always known she was different. Being able to speak to the dead will have that effect on a person. All she's ever wanted was to be normal and now as she prepares herself for her sophomore year of college, she's getting her chance. Or so she believes. It's too bad her destiny has other plans.
Alone
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.00 from 1 review)
A man aimlessly wanders the streets of an empty world until he hears a mysterious voice that leads him through a red door that will help free him from the solitude he desperately hopes to escape.
Six Canoe To France
Series: The Splendid Six, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 22,350. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Asquith Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A curious and surreal romp through the world of six deluded and at times borderline psychotic children - welcome to the First Adventure of The Splendid Six. Eric and Roy were already looking forward to their holiday, and that was before the adventure even started - an adventure with pirates, smugglers, onions and most importantly new friends.
Open This Box!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Jim and Carmen, a couple, taking the Trans-Siberian Express train from China to Germany, meet a tragic German businessman in a Shanghai bar and are warned of the pernicious border guards en-route who confiscate food and valuables. On the train Jim devises a cunning plan to avoid the problem but is humiliated in the process.
High School Heroes III: Hero Heist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,020. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The 3rd book continues the adventures of Christine and her friends as they complete their sophomore year of high school and prepare for their summer vacations. Before any of their plans come to fruition, their old mentor, Mr. Quinn, returns after a nearly two month absence with a mission specifically for Christine - steal the Shroud of Turin. Christine finds herself playing double-agent...
Sweet Revenge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Two competitive Englishmen go cycling together in France. Each attempts to out-do the other as they pass through rolling countryside and villages. Stopping for water in one village they are helped by an odd woman. One man witnesses a grotesque scene in her cellar but keeps the information from his colleague, hoping to punish him for having 'beasted' him on the last hill. Revenge, then regret.
The Deadly EPOS
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Bob, an elderly supplier of restaurant tableware is regularly taunted by a spiteful young restaurant manager. Other staff delight in the amusing fracas created, including Thierry, the restaurant owner. One day Bob snaps and causes a scene in front of customers. It is an amusing event for Thierry until he receives a call from Bob's solicitor.
The Snakeksin Boots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: British English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Paula Anderson is a selfish and nasty bully at work. When Paula tries on the boots, she is unaware that she has set a chain of weird events in motion, including the boots making nice people turn nasty when they wear them. She realises what is happening. She has been shown what she is like to other people, including Gareth Farlow, the new man at work whom she fancies. Now Gareth asks her out.
Fusion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
“A chick kicking arse. Great fun.” Freya, named for her bloody tears, has always been different but never known why. News regarding her mother’s death leads Freya to Tokyo where she discovers others like her - and violence. Freya’s life turns upside down. One man holds answers, another risks everything. Freya can fight, but is soon in over her head. Finally she can no longer deny what she is.
The Six-Fifty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Two friends meet regularly in a pub they used to frequent as pupils of a local boarding school. Here the conversation usually centres around old anecdotes which they endlessly repeat and amuse themselves over. Some of these involve the misfortune of others. Sometimes this could even be described as cruelty. On one such visit, their conversation is overheard and an unknown man confronts them.