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Blog of a Lesbian Mom by Ruth McLeod-Kearns
Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
For Casey and Susan, things didn't come easily. Their romance took some getting used to, living in Los Angeles was hectic and raising 2 boys was down-right insane. After being told by her therapist to vent through her blog, Cassie begins to realize that some of her biggest stressors were life's most precious gifts. 'Blog of a Lesbian Mom' is a soft-hearted reminder of just how important family is.
Ballades avec Dali by Catherine Coulomb
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: French. Published: August 25, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Classics
C’est un séjour à Figueras qui m’a permis de découvrir la région dont Salvador Dali était originaire. Une véritable révélation, à commencer par la visite du Musée. Je n’en retiendrai que quelques œuvres qui sont décrites dans cette nouvelle. Ensuite, une excursion à Cadaquès, son village, m’a révélé l’univers dans lequel il a créé la plupart de ses tableaux. J’ai alors imaginé une histoire ...
Martholamew; Beast Beneath the Grave by James M M Baldwin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Novelette- A high school boy attempts to satisfy the curiosity of a new girl in town by explaining a local legend that he doesn't believe. After a stroll to an old cemetery, the girl tests his resolve by trespassing on forbidden ground. The girl is abducted, and in an attempt to save her, he discovers there is more truth to the legend than he ever thought possible.
A Quick Guide to "The Return of the Native" by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 14 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 142. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“The Return of the Native” by Thomas Hardy was first published in installments, from January to December 1878 in the magazine called Belgravia.
What I Want to Be When I Grow Up by Michali Mazor
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Sarah Mazor. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
-- When I Grow Up What Will I Be? Is something many kids think about.-- Written by 15-year-old Michali Mazor who shares her childhood contemplations in the The book “What I Want to Be When I Grow Up” and inspires kids to embrace possibilities and anticipate the future with a positive 'Yes I Can' Attitude while celebrating who they are today!
Mssng by JDeWayne Pierce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A man fades in and out of sight standing right next to people. They can hear his voice but can't see him. His wife is so terrified by it she tells him to never come back. He must struggle to avoid being nabbed by police, so he can solve this mysterious phenomenon before he is dissected to see what makes him tick. But that's the least of his problems.
Whippy the Whale Makes A Friend by Lynn Jackman
Series: The Adventures of Whippy the Whale, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Manners & Etiquette
Whippy the Whale is a good-hearted young orca learning how to live peaceably with others. His adventures teach him lessons about being a good member of the world he lives in. In this first of 10 stories, Whippy learns how to make friends, even with someone who doesn't seem to want friends.
Enemies and Friends (Blood and Water: Episode 2) by K Matthew
Series: Blood and Water, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
“Hate isn't a design. It's a choice.” Taking care of an injured vampire is hard, especially when you're bleeding profusely. In an attempt to save both of their lives, Seth leaves Victoria alone in his apartment and takes refuge with an old friend. But old friends bring back old memories. Blood and Water is a new paranormal series featuring a sexy werewolf, a curvy vampire, and steamy romance.
Where's Zack? A Reading Quest by Cheryl Rogers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion, Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
When 13-year-old Zack visits the Florida backwoods for a back-to-nature retreat, he disappears in the middle of the night. For 30 hours, he survives the elements alone -- until he is discovered by a helicopter pilot. Then Zack goes on a summer vacation with this family -- and gets lost again! This interactive reading quest is about Zack's family vacation: Where they went and what they did.
The Adventures of Zig and Zog by John Jarvis
Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Zig and Zog are twins that have powers that they must keep secret, even from their parents. Follow Zig and Zog around the world and share their adventures.
Terror Twins - A Short Story (Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector) by Lyle S Tanner
Series: Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector, 1.2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The Terror Twins were finally caught and Gabe was ready to face them. They might have had a file two inches thick, but they were just a couple of kids. He'd dealt with far worse. He could handle these two. Or so he thought.
Nicotine: A short story by Richard E. Lewis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Adventure » General
One boat. One Balinese, one Bali expat, one Australian, one American. Three heavy smokers, one pious teetotaler. Two sacks of rice, three boxes of noodles, coffee and salt, cooking oil and sauces. Ten cartons of cigarettes. More than enough for a week sail to Bali...but what happens when they lose their smokes?
The Master Lies Dead by C.Y. Dillon
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A rural Sheriff is called to investigate a foul odor coming from a remote cabin and discovers a female slave in the basement bound by invisible chains. Short story written for mature readers.
Shadewraiths over Pandaria (In the Shadow of the Black Sun short story) by William Kenney
Series: In the Shadow of the Black Sun, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This short story takes place roughly forty years before A Dream of Storms (Book 1 of the In the Shadow of the Black Sun series) and the author highly recommends that you read that book before Shadewraiths over Pandaria. Within the city of Lauden, the old man Trune is known as the village drunk, mostly useless and full of make-believe stories of his past. Here, the truth is revealed.
Alfred Lets Loose by Linda Jordan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Alfred’s dead, but the Eastmont‘s butler doesn’t know it yet. That is until Mr. Jingles shows up to help him along. Sometimes death isn’t all it’s cracked up to be
Pink Dinosaur Dreams by Mae Grewal
Price: Free! Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Pink Dinosaur Dreams is a mixed anthology of poetry and short stories from all sorts of inspirations written by a 17 year old girl. It's real, it's random, it's got everything from tigers to Nutella to pink fluffy dinosaurs. And it's small, but sometimes it's the smallest things that stick with us the longest.
Replica by Hickory Cole
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Chief Auditor, Paul Reynolds, uncovers a massive embezzlement scam involving thousands of disappearing high end cyborg units he discovers a trail of evidence leading straight to himself and must quickly uncover the truth before he is implicated for a crime he did not commit.
JUSTIN AND THE FORBIDDEN WATER by Richard Britton
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A medieval quest story with contemporary twists. The fantasy world story of Sir Justin's quest to solve the witch's riddle becomes intertwined with the real-world story of an ex-Nazi being sought by a criminal gang. The two worlds meet and the stories collide.
Bargain Hunter: A Horror Story by Rebecca M. Senese
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Queen of the bargains, Mariella gets more than she bargained for at the new Bargain Kingdom when they kick her out. Everyone swoons over the amazing prices, except her. Mariella sees they’re no bargain! Soon shoppers disappear after a special After Hours sale. A sale Mariella`s friend Sondra plans to attend. Now Mariella must strike the bargain of a lifetime to save her friend & neighbourhood.