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Westminster Chimes
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
He's waiting. The clock is ticking. Another macabre little story from A.M.Kirkby.
Princess and Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A dragon corners a princess under a bridge during a battle. She hasn't had much fighting experience and there is no one to help. This is a short story with one illustration.
The Deer, Amanda & other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: American English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
The Deer, Amanda and Other Short Stories contains six short stories that include, among others, a focus on the repercussions of picking up an old girlfriend and what can go wrong when you go sledding. This semi-autobiographical collection of short stories is a light and enjoyable read (roughly 20 pages).
Michael Porters Strategy for Begging
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Satire on how we judge and give alms to beggars which is often reflection of ourselves.
Racconti intorno al fuoco
Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: Italian. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Un monaco Zen. Un timido archeologo. Una vittima del terremoto. Cosa accomuna le loro storie? Una spasmodica ricerca di risposte. Ogni personaggio è posto faccia a faccia con i suoi più profondi interrogativi, con le sue ombre, ma anche con la scintilla di luce che guida il suo destino. Ogni ambientazione ospita un viaggio e manifesta i lati della psiche umana con i suoi archetipi: l'acqua...
Glas
You set the price! Words: 9,020. Language: Dutch. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Werkelijkheid is een relatief begrip in deze verhalen. De personen hebben zich er ver van verwijderd, of de werkelijkheid heeft zich ver van hen verwijderd. Dat leidt soms tot surrealistische toestanden, soms tot vermorzelende eenzaamheid, en toch is ook de humor nooit ver weg.
Een kans
You set the price! Words: 10,200. Language: Dutch. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Het titelverhaal is zowel geïnspireerd door Lord Dunsany als door een bizar Darwinisme, maar uiteindelijk gaat het over een man en een vrouw die elkaar net niet bereiken - met vreselijke gevolgen. De andere verhalen bevatten elementen van sprookjes en andere volksverhalen, maar de problemen waar de personen mee kampen zijn verrassend alledaags.
Wizard of Ends
Series: Wizard of Ends. Price: Free! Words: 29,370. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
A powerful sorceress wants the Queen of Ends dead, hoping her demise will render the king unable to defend his crown. Only the wizard Lashlor Leaflin is in a position to protect Queen Narraki Dragonsbane, but he avoids using magic – at almost any cost. With creatures of darkness hunting the queen, however, he may be left with little choice but to call on the power he holds within.
A Ride With Friends
Price: Free! Words: 17,450. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Mike is a young man who looks back over his life growing up with his three best friends. To tell a tale of love, deception, and redemption as he and his friends go through the trials of life from children into adolescence and beyond. Learning to deal with life no matter what it decides to throw at them.
Lyra & Nina Ten Days in Paris
Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When sisters Lyra and Nina Taner depart on their first overseas trip to Paris they can hardly control their excitement. However as they visit all the famous sights of Paris, they are being followed. Who is this man and what does he want from them? Follow Lyra and Nina as they see the Eiffel Tower, Euro Disney, Le Louvre and more Paris sights, whilst solving a major Paris crime in the process.
Fiction Vortex - October 2014 Horror Issue
Price: Free! Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This year’s Fiction Vortex Horror Contest has some of the best short fiction horror we’ve ever seen. Entries ran the gamut from personal to apocalyptic. Filled with strangeness and terror, madness and fear, these stories are a tour to the dark places of the imagination.
Tyler Builds A Fort (Illustrated Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Early childhood is all about playtime and imagination. This is certainly the case for Tyler and Alyssa. Come along as they journey together to help Tyler build a fort to protect his treasure from pirates!
The Maestro Murdered
Price: Free! Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the aging conductor of an up and coming young orchestra is murdered, Detective Sean McGill is called in to investigate and encounters a confusing morass of dead ends, questionable motives and bizarre orchestral politics. A mystery novella.
A Whole New Me
Series: All That Remains, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 53,130. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
This is for all of my vampire and werewolf lovers out there and if there are any elemental lovers out there, this is for you too! Azalea Green went from a normal 17 year old girl, to the girl everyone now depends on to make the decision of a life time. She’s met with typical teenage problems and then there’s the problem of the future world she has to also deal with. How will she manage them both?
Wolf and Vampyr
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Wellington is a werewolf, forever fragmented between his human side and his beastly part. What is he, the Man or the Wolf? And, more important, what does he want to be? This is a secret well-kept in the family, a secret more easily hidden because, being a merchant, he travels quite a lot. One day, at the market, he sees her, a beautiful woman with golden hair and amber eyes.
The Select's Bodyguard
Series: Children of the Wells - Bron & Calea, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Bron, bodyguard to the Select, is jolted awake by an explosion, he discovers Jalseion in flames. Everywhere people are dead, buildings collapsed, whole neighborhoods demolished. The scientific center of the world…burning. What has happened to the magic that powers the city? Bron banishes fear and uncertainty as he crosses the rubble with one goal: to find her. Nothing else matters.
The Cry Bear
Series: With Children in Mind, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: British English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Melissa is excited about starting school. She has a new uniform and feels very grown up. But when the classroom door opens suddenly she wants to go home. But once the day begins she makes new friends and, best of all, meets Bumble, the Cry Bear, who lives in the comfy corner and soaks up all their tears.
On Clipped Wings
Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Alexander Sage wakes up inside a dreary hotel room with his memory incomplete and feeling the loss of something important in his anatomy, only to realize in the next few minutes that the missing memory is that of his life as an angel, and the missing part of him are his wings!
Mama - a short story
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Biographical
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Reyna doesn't want to be alone anymore. She misses the children that kept her company, but she doesn't know how to get them back. She struggles with wanting children of her own and the past that would break a family apart.
The Choosing
Series: The Elven, Preface. Price: Free! Words: 450. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
This is how the story begins. The tales of the Elvin began with but a choice from the king.