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The Hills of Rothbury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Derek Wiley gives his readers 360 new verses on one very old theme.
Have You Seen My Teddy?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 660. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Join Bobby Jo and his pets as they search for his Teddy Eddie.
Ratcatcher: Culling of the Flock
Price: Free! Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Procurator Athena has received an invitation to the sporting event of the century, where the most powerful members of her shadowy world will celebrate death. Declining would be an insult to her Patron. Third story in the series.
Speechless Thoughts
Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This book brings together those unspoken and consequently speechless thoughts that everyone thinks through the frustrations and happiness in life. It reflects on some of the most prominent and troubling problems in society, including child slavery, wars and moral and ethical issues. As well as defects, this book aims to emphasize the positive aspects of everyday routines, such as hope and love.
La bestia olvidada por el tiempo
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: Spanish. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
En una aldea remota, los habitantes sufren el ataque de una bestia desconocida, a la cual le atribuyen un origen sobrenatural.
Negative One Contact
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A thrilling new sci-fi short story about a lone gas station attendant on the edge of the galaxy. She wakes in the middle of the night to find that a mysterious visitor has arrived. But, is humanity ready for this visitor's secret? ~2000 words in length.
O Quarto Branco
Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Nascer ou não nascer, eis a verdadeira questão. Shakespeare não sabia do que falava. Se ele vivesse num Quarto Branco como o meu, nunca teria tido o desplante de escrever o que escreveu. E quando um homem é escorraçado para uma prisão minúscula ou para uma infinidade vazia, como aquela que habito há trinta anos de envelhecimento, só uma coisa o faz mover; sonhar com a fuga que quer empreender.
And Their Shadows (A Story from The Burning Maiden Anthology, Volume 1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013 by Evileye Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
"And Their Shadows" is a haunting short story from "The Burning Maiden" Anthology, Volume One. Cullen Bunn is a New York Times best-selling author of the hit graphic novel series, "The Sixth Gun," which NBC is shooting as a series pilot in spring 2013. Mr. Bunn is also a writer for Marvel Comics. His horror short story collection, "Creeping Stones," is available on Amazon as a Trade Paperback
The Psalms of Mortality, Volume 10: The Humanus Magnus Awakens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
The Psalms of Mortality are a thematically organized collection of aphorisms that border poetry in literature style. The chapters are rich in metaphors and powerfully expressive in the existential- and psychological thoughts on liberty, elevation of self-worth, love and value of life, while placing strong critique on cultural values that suppress psychological- and social freedom.
Fridolin, die kleine Feuerwehr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: German. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Cars, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / City & Town Life
Fridolin ist eine kleine, alte Feuerwehr, die jeden Tag tatkräftig den Menschen in dem kleinen Städtchen hilft. Jedoch soll Fridolin eines Tages verkauft und durch eine neue, große Feuerwehr ersetzt werden. Doch bei seinem letzten Einsatz kann Fridolin alle überzeugen, dass auch eine kleine Feuerwehr zu großen Taten fähig ist. Eine kurze Gute-Nacht-Geschichte für Kinder von 2 bis 6 Jahren.
A Devil No More
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Find out the epic journey of Ed Robertson
Father to Son
Price: Free! Words: 5,890. Language: British English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Gloria saw the sky come to life the last time the comet was over. She was lying out here at the end of the pier looking up on a night just like this when the meteor passed overhead, shedding falling stars in its wake. As each star fell she said that it lit up people hidden in the constellations, people no astronomer had ever seen before. She said that when they were revealed they came to life.
Book 5 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This is a story about a young migrant worker who made good in the big city and returns home after several years’ absence. He makes a grand entrance into his village showing off his material wealth. However, his family and the village elders teach him a lesson in “uBuntu” the African tradition of sharing.
Book 4 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This serious short story is set in South Africa during the 1950-1960s and traces the effect that the influx control laws had on the families of migrant workers.
Book 3 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This short story poses the question: where does one draw the boundary between a husband’s infidelity and a polygamous marriage in traditional African society?
Book 2 Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This story is set about forty years ago at the time when laws were passed forbidding mixed marriages and sex across the colour bar. The main character in the story is faced with a moral dilemma: whether to co-operate with the authorities and betray his respected mentor for breaking the law, or whether to sacrifice a friend in order to protect his mentor.
Book 1 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Johannesburg, the city of gold! The streets, so it was thought, were literally paved with gold. Millions of migrants flocked to the city every year looking for work. This story, set in the 1960s, follows the fortunes of a migrant worker at a time when influx control caused untold hardships for many.
No More Mr. Nice Guy
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 4, Book 16. Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Henry Bates had a very reclusive life, until one day the constant nagging from his wife made him snap, and things started dying. All Henry wanted was to enjoy his retirement like any normal hard working man, but his wife had other plans and retirement wasn't one of those. Henry finally snapped and had his own plans for her and that was to shut her up for good.
Voodoo Doll
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 4, Book 15. Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Dr. Phillips was an archaeologist that had a hunger for finding the big one. Meaning a dig that would put him in history books, but Dr. Phillips wasn't a very patient man and if anyone got in his way of finding something worth celebrating they were a dead man.
Don't Flash Your Headlights (Urban Legend)
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 4, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
It was Halloween night and Jimmy was partying with a gang that he was excited about joining called the Demon Nights gang. There was only one thing that would prove he was worthy of being a part of the Demon Nights gang and Darren who was head of the gang would tell him