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Road to Gethsemane by Sara Yvonne Appleton-Adams
Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Magdalene and Eden are two victimized women. In a chance meeting the two realize they have one thing in common - the same man. A decision is made to free themselves of the tyranny of the puppet masters. But on the road to Gethsemane who will lose their way?
The Rhymologicon - Volume One (unillustrated edition) by Deborra Rosewaye
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a book of short poetic children’s stories written to appeal primarily to children aged 3 to 7 years, and to their parents! There are twelve stories of varying lengths (between approx. 225 and 800 words) and styles, with a total word count of approx. 5265. [A colour illustrated version of this book is now available via the web.]
Motivational Quotes To Live By by alyssamoniquebustillo
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by Bookmnemosynesthesia. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Fiction » Inspirational
Quotations midst goals relinquish fullest of potential. Whilst in any goal seeking endeavor it is tough to find motivation. So I provided you a collection of quotations to heighten your spirits. May these quotations bring about your inner drive in pursuit of these goals.
Bad Apple by Ashley St. Clair
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“Once upon a time in a kingdom now disremembered, there lived a peasant girl by the name of Jonagold. Her hair was the colour of ginger, her skin dotted with freckles, her face round and comely.” Jonagold may sound like your typical fairy tale maiden—but her outer beauty hides an inner darkness.
Pelican Smile by Wendy Beach
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: Australian English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 4 reviews)
When Penny Leighton's father dies a huge hole is left in her heart, and it is a hole she has fallen into deeply. She becomes preoccupied with the need to know where his remains have been scattered. Desperate to set her father's haunting spirit free she, instead, discovers how to set herself free—to forgive
The Invisible Layer by Jean-Yves Crozier
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fairy tales
Going forth in an ever expanding reality, Acoustic Funambulist's journey takes the turns of his own artistry, pushing beyond the limits of the known universe. In this tenth episode, the aerialist faces the obstacle of his own stubbornness anchored in a past that is no longer relevant.
Little Girl Lyn - Complete Series - Volume 1 by T.M. Sparks
Series: Little Girl Lyn, Complete Series-Volume 1. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 660. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Dolls, Fiction » Children’s books » Clothing & Dress
This is a complete compilation of the “Little Girl Lyn Series”. It includes 4 Books total. There are over 3,000 words and 60 Illustrations. Each Book is Hyper-linked for easy access and reading.
Little Boy Josh - Complete Series - Volume 1 by T.M. Sparks
Series: Little Boy Josh, Complete Series Volume 1. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 660. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Adventure » General
This is a complete compilation of the “Little Boy Josh Series”. It includes 4 Books total. There are over 3,000 words and 60 Illustrations. Each Book is Hyper-linked for easy access and reading.
The Hunt for the Infamous Roy G. Biv: An Anti-Story by Regan Wolfrom
Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is a story. Well, an anti-story, which is like a story, just... different. The Infamous Roy G. Biv lives on in infamy, stealing from the matter transmitter system that sends people and things from Earth to the moon and Mars. The famed bounty hunter -- the appropriately-named Shadow the Bounty Hunter -- is hired to stop him. She may very well stop him, depending on how the story plays out.
First (and Final) Contact by T. W. King
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s been said that bureaucracy is the only true constant in the universe. Are Cap’n Horatio Smalling III and the crew of the S.S. Craptastic intrepid and cunning enough to break the bureaucracy barrier? Only time will tell. . . . (Flash fiction space adventure spoof — 460 words, about 2 pages)
At the End of the Universe by Stephanie Flynn
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories(4.86 from 7 reviews)
At the end of the universe is where his wife promised to meet him. The lonely old man completes the arduous journey and eagerly awaits seeing her loving face again. Will she be there?
The Man Who Had Everything by Manuela
Price: Free! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Once upon a time there was a man who had everything. He had everything you or I could conceivably ask the heavens for as aids to the state of perfect happiness. And yet he was not happy. He was discontent...So he asked the Fates for more, and the Fae answered. You should be careful what you wish for, it may just find you...
Murder in D-Minor by Manuela
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A man with an ugly past is asked to do one last task to clear an old blood debt. But you can´t wash away blood with more blood; you can't bury the past, but it may just bury you...
Cherry Blossom and Other Stories by Amy Laurens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: Australian English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The important moments in life are as fleeting as cherry blossom. Love and family are just as ephemeral. A collection of literary fantasy stories - contemporary themes laced with magic. And of course, a couple of canines.
Goodies For Grandmother by Victoria Zigler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Brownies share the woods with the fairies, but – unlike the fairies – the brownies are very naughty. They love playing tricks, love stealing anything travellers happen to be carrying through the woods, and love getting people lost. So when one of them spots Ella carrying a basket of goodies, he just can’t resist trying to steal them from her.
The Catwitch by Cindy Matias
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short story I wrote of one of my own fictional characters, The Catwitch. In this story, she's an immortal witch with way too much time on her hands. She's a wicked little witch who entertains herself with the mortal civilians living in the city. When one of her creations puts the citizens in danger, she goes out of her way to make sure her source of "fun" isn't taken away. Enjoy.
Aurealis #68 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
More of the best speculative fiction from Aurealis. This issue contains fiction, reviews and general information that provides a wealth of entertainment. If you love speculative fiction (and even if you don't) you should get this.
Sacred Moment by Emma Bickley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This collection of contemplative poetry arose in the midst of embracing everyday challenges and experiences. This moment to moment embrace revealed each experience as a doorway to the infinite peaceful nature of being. Sharing them in the form of this book is an offering to support the recognition of your own sacred moments.
Out of the Blue - And Other Stories by C.J. Jessop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of speculative short fiction, some previously published and some previously unpublished.