Fiction

Sub-categories: Inspirational | Coming of age | Classics | Visionary & metaphysical | Urban | Fairy tales | Western | Alternative history | Biographical | Mashups | Religious | Sports | All sub-categories >>
Xmas Carol
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 205,640. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Maria Kennedy lost a child, she fought despair and reclaimed her life. A year later she gave birth to Jenny, who is now four years old. Maria would do anything to protect her daughter. But how do you fight something the world has never seen before? The danger closing in on Maria Kennedy and her daughter seems unstoppable. This Xmas, something new is coming. And it wants little Jenny.
Murphy's Law (Roads Less Traveled Book 2)
Series: Roads Less Traveled, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,530. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Kasey and the gang were held together by a set of rules, their Zombie Plan. It kept them alive through the beginning of the End. But when the chaos faded, they became careless, and Murphy’s Law decided to pay a long-overdue visit. Now the group is broken and scattered with no refuge in sight. Those remaining must make their way across West Virginia in search of those who were stolen from them.
White Shift: science fiction poetry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
G. O. Clark takes you on a dimension shift, where you get to look at things from the perspective beyond the left field fence. Here's one example: The Luddite robot / has trouble functioning / in our modern world, / spends most of his time / trying to rebut the evidence / from his own sensors. Psst! There's more inside . . .
Deadbeat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,570. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 and represented by 336Love Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Seventeen-year old Jeremy is about to be a dad. But the joy of running away from his problems only lasts so long.
Haunted
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,970. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Dunescape Cottage brought Bram Vanmatre home to haunting childhood memories of a night when the lights went out, priceless jewels disappeared, and his father washed up dead on a deserted beach. The crumbling mansion called to Echo St. Clair every time she came near. She wanted to deny its supernatural attraction until, trapped in one of its underground chambers, she was confronted by its ghost.
Shadows Over Innocence (an Emperor's Edge short story)
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Sicarius, the emperor’s personal assassin, returns from a successful mission only to discover that the enemy is retaliating by sending an assassin of their own. The target? Five-year-old Prince Sespian. Shadows over Innocence is a 4,500-word short story set fourteen years before the first Emperor’s Edge novel.
Starbleached
Series: Starbleached, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,670. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Overseers have enslaved humanity, and only Adrienne Parker has the cure. Maybe. If the test on the next-to-last free human colony goes smoothly.
Out by the Trees
Price: Free! Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mashups
Short Dark Fiction - eleven short stories, from one to thirty pages each, that take the reader well out of the comfort zone.
The Illuminations: A Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Members of a rock group hiking in the Himalaya discover an ancient manuscript which gives them clues on how to compose songs to unlock within themselves the spirits of certain beasts. When they sing the songs they realize to their horror that they cannot control the spirits.
Perilous Pink PcGee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
The REAL Pink PcGee lives on Katie's bed. He's a stuffed pig that came to live with her one Valentine's day. She also has the Arrrrbor seal, but she's still looking for Flounder. This is a tale of pirates and gold, dreams and magic. She wrote it with help from her Daddy, who loves Pink PcGee almost as much as he does her... 45% of all sales go to The International Child Art Foundation.
Evolution: Vol. 2 (A Short Story Collection)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
From the 2nd Short Story Contest hosted by Evolved Publishing: 10 great stories from 10 terrific authors. An eclectic mix that will excite, interest, and intrigue from the first story to the last. Laugh a little, cry a little, think a little. Many genres, many voices, one goal: Provide the reader with a fun journey through the short fiction format. Edited and polished to a fine sheen.
The Girl Who Found Her Voice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Laury, nearly fifteen, thought her life was perfect. She has a large, loving family. She’s a good student, is involved in activities. When her best friend must move to Iowa because of a divorce, she discovers how shy and vulnerable she is. Amazingly she is able to overcome these hurdles, but it is not an easy task.
Alice James Departs
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The friends and relatives of Alice James make sense of her death, after her closest female companion makes a visit to New England. (For those who don't know, Alice James is the not-quite-as-famous sister of novelist Henry James and psychologist William James).
Andy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
His father having just been moved into a nursing home, Andy must return to his father's house to not only clean, but to face the shattered relationship between them. What Andy discovers among the rubble and scattered paperwork will bring him face to face with the very famiy secret which defines his future.
Rejecting the New Millennium
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Hoyt wrote most of the poems in "Rejecting the New Millennium" while he was an instructor at Grambling State University in Louisiana from 1994 to 1999. A limited edition of the collection was issued in 1999 by CC Marimbo Communications, PO Box 933, Berkley, CA 94701. 24 signed and numbered hard copies of this collection are still available from the author.
Lucid Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A sandman searches for the forbidden love of a mortal woman while fleeing those who would stop him.
Shadowed Memories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,030. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
A young woman flees from an abductor and is rescued by two men. One, dark and dangerous, inspires fear and desire. The second, golden and beautiful, inspires love. Both want her, want to protect her from the abductor. Yet both are reflections of past lives, of choices made by an earlier version of this same woman... choices that went horribly wrong and that sent shadowy ripples through time.
Phoebe the Fig Tree
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Animals
Have you ever felt hopeless and wish somehow something would change? This is the story of Phoebe, a lonely and sad fig tree who can't make any fruit, much less any friends, no matter how hard she tries. Even the master threatens to cut her down. Yet the gardener has a plan. Will he save Phoebe or add to her humiliation and suffering?
Slice-of-Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Paranoia overwhelms a young college student as reality and fantasy merge in the midst of a drug trip which he realizes a dark power may be controlling.
Must I Weep for the Dancing Bear, and Other Stories
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
These stories by Louis Phillips reinforce his reputation throughout his dozens of books of being imaginative, incisive, and entertaining. The voice here is that of a young man who is learning about life and about work. Phillips captures these formative years brilliantly, creating a coming-of-age collection of stories that will take you back to your own youth.