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The Man Who Would Kill Death by Geltab
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Durel lived alone with his power for ages. He also lived among the people during other ages, hate was slowly consuming him. Until the day he found his little white dog, no magic could teach him to love the way she did. After fifty years death came despite his magical spells. From that moment on Durel vowed he would be the only human to contact and destroy death himself. The lies would be removed.
The Counterfeit Bride by Liberty Blake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,090. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Texas rancher and bar owner Cassidy Flynn is shocked to learn the bride’s name in an upcoming high society wedding – Cassiopeia Dolmides. Cassidy is a woman of secrets; the deepest is the identity she was born with and thought she had escaped long ago. If this bride is impersonating Cassidy, what trouble will that cause Cassidy and her infant son? Greek tycoon Theron Christofides needs to gain po
Lightspeed Magazine, August 2012 by Lightspeed Magazine
Price: Free! Words: 82,970. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by John Joseph Adams. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lightspeed is an online science fiction and fantasy magazine. In its pages, you will find science fiction: from near-future, sociological soft SF, to far-future, star-spanning hard SF—and fantasy: from epic fantasy, sword-and-sorcery, and contemporary urban tales, to magical realism, science-fantasy, and folktales.
Maadi's Adventures in Egypt by Bill Wilke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,480. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
The land of the Pharaohs is vividly brought to life through the eyes of Maadi, an adventurous, free-spirited dog, whetting young adventurous appetites for Egypt and the world, and establishing an appreciation of the antiquities, people, history, surroundings, and customs of this diverse, exotic country. Educate -- Entertain – Enrich -- Inspire = A book children and parents will love. .
Tin Cat by Misa Buckley
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 32,970. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Between being an unwitting owner of an android cat and falling for a cybernetic bounty hunter, Amber finds her life a whole new level of weird.
When The Dam Breaks by Cathy Coburn
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Kelly Martin should feel safe in the protecting arms of her homicide detective husband, unless her husband is a cold blood killer and the very one she needs protection from.
The Healer by Dani Collins
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 121,230. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Vaun frees a slave he thinks is one of his own, but Athadia is Alvian, the mysterious race of healers his people fear—and she senses he is one too.
The Dark Hills by David Singleton
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by Achievers Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Most of these poems are not about places, though many are; some are about people or, more precisely, what people have come to represent in my imagination. I think it is true, though, that all of them, even those that are reminiscences of more exotic places, occurred to me as I walked Allen Clarke’s “sweet wild moorlands”
Damsel by SE Connolly
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Damsel is a story of action and adventure as a daughter rescues her father from the clutches of an evil wizard in a land inhabited by dragons, trolls, heroes and damsels.
The Testimony of Frank West by Ashton R. C. Clarke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,240. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
FBI Agent Gallagher arrives in an asylum for the criminally insane in search of clues to the disappearance of a well-known cult leader. What he uncovers instead is confounding and disturbing: a deranged murderer without a victim, a dark conspiracy reaching to the highest echelons of the Government, an unseen malignancy that threatens reality itself.
A History of the World by W. A. Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,340. Language: American English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A History of the World is a haunting exploration of the mystery of human connection. A novella with the fullness of dimension and scope of a much bigger book, the story is set in a fictional rural American town in the early 1980’s and is told by six narrators, including two ghosts. W.A. Smith's language is luminous, provocative and profound, by turns lyrical and magical.
The Telegram by Tony Spencer
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American(5.00 from 1 review)
The telegram brings good news for Doctor Beth, which reminds her of another telegram that her guardian aunt received on her behalf twenty years earlier. Ever since, Beth has waited in vain, fearing the worst, but not knowing the answers.
His Last Nine Words by W. A. Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,980. Language: American English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of interconnected stories concerned with the loyalty, love and desire that bind families together and the emotional and spiritual forces that may rip them apart. Fathers yearn for deeper connection with their sons; sons chafe under their fathers' control and wonder about their own lives. From aged patriarchs to distant dads to a Vietnam vet who fears he cannot have children.
Infected Rage by William Blackwell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,910. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Clairvoyant Kathleen Freeborne’s peaceful existence is shattered when she feels a client’s violent rage suddenly course through her body. Macabre and disturbing events point to a rage virus that infects locals, sending them on murderous rampages. She is thrust into a grueling journey for self-preservation and a search for the shocking truth behind the virus.
Poison Rage by William Blackwell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,840. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
This spine-chilling horror story charts the macabre path of a strung-out team of paranormal investigators as they near the truth surrounding deadly rage-filled attacks on Prince Edward Island.
RIDE 2: More Short Fiction About Bicycles by Keith Snyder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,370. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
An NYC messenger reencounters the girl of his Italian childhood, a woman's bike errands include tending a garden in a cemetery, a mechanic takes a game of bike polo very seriously, an eternal cyclist is chased by an evil peloton, a bike missionary has a strange encounter, somebody races the Devil, and somebody else is a little unclear on coaster brakes.
Dunsel by William Haloupek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a dystopian short story about a future in which machines do all the work.