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The War Machine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.00 from 2 reviews)
A factory laborer destroys the machine he works on after finding out he is a cog in the instrument of war. One of my earliest stories, The War Machine won second place in a short story contest at Mesa College in San Diego in 1987. It was published in two places: Inword Journal and The Mesa Press; March 9, 1987. The restriction was 2,000 words.
Silence in Solitude - Book II of the Roads of Heaven
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,140. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Five-Twelfths of Heaven, Silence Leigh discovered that she was not only unusual, as a female pilot, but that impossible thing, a female magus. Her unique abilities make her the only person capable of reaching Earth, humanity's original home, now sealed behind a mysterious barrier — but first she must learn to use her new-found talents.
Mr. Darcy Parries Forth in Love
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 93,150. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
“Mr. Darcy Parries Forth in Love” is a Jane Austen-esque continuation of Pride and Prejudice. Follow along as two of Jane’s most endearing characters, Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet begin to enjoy their lives with one another. This novel takes place six weeks after the happy couple is married, and explores their life with one another as their love blossoms.
Last Assignment
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
~Free short story from the PbRJV Gallery~ "My name is Dallas Lowe, and the life of a law enforcement officer is never easy, but it is rewarding. Then receiving our gold detective shields and working together fulfills a childhood dream for me and my best friend Brian. We live on top of the world – until the day comes all policemen dread – the day when things go wrong and someone has to die."
Tender
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 181,820. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Stephen King: "Mark Childress's novel, TENDER, is a little more than just a fine novel; it is a big, all-American, Technicolor dreamboat of a book, as vital and as intense as anything I've read in the last 10 years. Childress's understanding and love of this new music lends Tender the sort of piney woods authenticity I associate with such American classics as Elmer Gantry and All The King's Men."
Turpitude & Bad Financing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A misguided middle-aged man deals with the heartbreak of losing the love of his life, his job, his marriage, and ultimately his loss of self. A painful, brutally honest dissection of a man on the edge and what he will do to win back his identity, even though he is sitting on a house of cards.
Harmony House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A moving story about a young man trapped in the turmoil of a family that has gone astray. Harmony House won first place in Dailey Swan Publishing’s 2011 Short Story Contest. Hundreds of stories were submitted from all across the country. The top forty were chosen and posted on Dailey Swan Publishing’s website and scribd.com. The winners were decided by reader choice.
The Unspoken
Price: Free! Words: 90,220. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Unspoken follows the plight of Daniel Amos, a fifty-nine year old preacher on a journey to find out the truth about his son, Jay, killed in a motorcycle accident ten years earlier. Daniel befriends his son's companions and, through their personal experiences, glimpses his son's secret existence, and dwells on the possibility his son may have taken his own life.
The Medium (An Emily Chambers Spirit Medium Novel)
Series: The Emily Chambers Spirit Medium, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.33 from 9 reviews)
She can see dead people. He's a ghost assigned by the Otherworld to return a demon. It should be a simple assignment, but they soon learn there's nothing simple when a live girl and a dead boy fall in love. NOTE: This ebook is included in a 3-book bundle with the other books in the trilogy. You can purchase the 3-book boxed set at a cheaper price than buying the ebooks individually.
The Beauty of Grace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,050. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ainsley Candler, a first-year surgical resident, is charged with assisted suicide and investigated by the medical board after she attends the suicide of her mother, Grace, who has Huntington's Disease, a genetic, neurodegenerative disorder. While fighting for her freedom and carrerAinsley must also face the decision whether to undergo genetic testing to see if she, too, will develop the disease.
Perplexity on P 1/2
Series: Parson's Cove Cozy Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,300. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Cozy Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
You'd think winning a trip to Las Vegas would be a good thing. Not so, for Mabel Wickles of Parson's Cove. It's just the start of a harrowing adventure that really starts when she returns from her trip to discover one of her fellow contest winners, dead.
Honored: 7 Honorable Mention Stories from the Writers of the Future Contest
Price: Free! Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Each of the seven meaty stories in this novel-length sci-fi collection earned an Honorable Mention in the world-renowned Writers of the Future contest over the past several years. This anthology includes four The File, Pause, Seer, Superthread, A Slave to Race, Decisions Decisions, and the previously-unpublished New Beginnings – the most recent of the stories to receive the honor.
Carlos y Pedro
Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Carlos 'auto-administración de una inyección de insulina solicita todo tipo de preguntas acerca de por qué Pete Carlos tiene que hacer la foto, que se convierte en una explicación de la diabetes. En este libro, los niños aprenderán que la diabetes no es contagiosa, se puede controlar y la vida de un diabético puede parecer perfectamente normal.
The Jayse Greyhound Chronicles: The Survivors
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 24,030. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Jayse Greyhound Chronicles is about a young man named Jayse Greyhound who has to save his Kingdom from being destroyed. On a planet where humans have their last chance for survival and magic and technology are the weapons of choice. Jayse must journey to save his kingdom and avenge his father legacy.
The Jayse Greyhound Chronicles: The Survivors
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 24,030. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Jayse Greyhound Chronicles is about a young man named Jayse Greyhound who has to save his Kingdom from being destroyed. On a planet where humans have their last chance for survival and magic and technology are the weapons of choice. Jayse must journey to save his kingdom and avenge his father legacy.
Late Boomer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Wealthy middle-aged Manhattanites—the baby boomers of the title—have been gruesomely murdered, and Det. Carina Quintana senses a connection. But how can she prove it? The killer, if he exists, varies his methods and targets and leaves no tangible evidence. Age and wealth are all that the victims have in common.
Xuento and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Five short science fiction stories by Writer's of the Future finalist Sean Monaghan. The cargo ship Xuento runs into trouble, but the crew might make it to safety, if they can convince the owner not to risk everything to try to save the cargo. The collection includes three flash fiction stories, and one short-short story, all featuring some of the same characters.
Dead Reckoning
Series: Dead Reckoning, #1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,740. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
During Harry’s well-deserved R&R on mainland Mexico, he picks up something he doesn’t own that forces him to flee across the Sea of Cortez to the Baja. While hiding out on an isolated beach, two mysterious gringas show up to complicate Harry’s life by attempting to implicate him in their own scheme, resulting in a mad dash up the Baja to escape the consequences of their actions.
Tanglethorn Tales
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two short stories by Sean Monaghan. New lodgings for Bernie Wishman seem to be perfect, even if others in the boarding house seem a little odd. Lila Penchan seems the most normal, even seductive, though Bernie wonders if she's the oddest of them all. In "The Wasps' Nest", Richard finds a blessing may be a curse, as Dr Polkinghorne tries to save a patient with a most unusual complaint.
Mad Scientist: Candidate For Student Body President
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Silas is tired of the popular kids using the school funding for sports and other brain-dead activities. When HE'S class president, there will be more focus on math and science. But to become class president, Silas will have to out-popular the coolest kid in school: Lance Majestic. It's the ultimate battle! Who will triumph? Test tubes and Bunsen beakers or popped collars and abs?