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Chevauchée by Ian Cooper
Price: Free! Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A chevauchée is nothing more than a raid, designed as much for punishment as for plunder. Sir Thomas has seen it all, and lived to tell the tale. The withered old man was a vigorous knight and a pillar of the community, with his wife and sons gone before him. Sir Thomas Jolly is on his deathbed. A short story of The Hundred Years War.
The Master Switch by K McConnell
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Is there a problem at the behavioral science lab? No one is responding. Has something gone terribly wrong? Or have some of the subjects received a long overdue and richly deserved freedom? It may depend on your perspective. Animal lovers may rejoice at this...then again---maybe not.
The Last Rational Man by Karlin
Price: Free! Words: 64,550. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Stories ranging from the romantic (Hair), to the skeptical (The Last Rational Man) and a few macabre ones (do not read Anatomy Lab just before going to sleep)
Poor Moon by Dupur Mitra
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » South Asian and Indian poetry
Poor Moon is a poetry book. This poetry book is copylefted. This book is free. It may be copied and distributed only for non commercial purposes.
Naan Unnai by Cheerful Carraway-Caulfield
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Join the inner-workings of a sixteen year old boy, on his first day at college who has just witnessed the most beautiful girl crossing a road. A short story, or essay, or just plain nonsense, looking into young love.
The Killer Slugs: An Apocalyptic Short-Short by Donald Broyles
Price: Free! Words: 370. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Whoever thought slugs would be so plentiful, so.......hungry. And so well-adjusted to their environment. This short-short (or perhaps prose poem might be a better designation) is only 200 words in length. If you enjoy reading Flash Fiction, Prose Poems or Short-Shorts - with a dash of humor thrown in - then this is something right up your alley. Just be careful where you step!
New Boy by Aubrey Fredrickson
Series: Tales from Seelie High, #3. Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A little over one month ago, a new girl came to Seelie High and threw the school, and the entire town, into chaos when she opened a mysterious door. Now another new student will make an appearance. Will Dylan's first day be as memorable as Kira's? Find out what happens when the new boy goes through the door and for the first time a Seelie High student gets to see what it's like on the other side.
Exiled: An Athens Plague Short Story (The Athens Plague series) by M.E. Wynne
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Shel Delisle. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A worldwide pandemic creates the need for cities to build walls to quarantine the healthy. Those who have caught the virus are tossed outside the walls like trash. This companion short to the novella Glory follows the parallel stories of one man exiled in the days of the plague before the cure, and another man two hundred years later who seeks his own exile from a bleak and corrupt society.
Killing Hope - Blood Sample by Keith Houghton
Price: Free! Words: 10,380. Language: American English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Gabe Quinn is working Robbery-Homicide after a personal tragedy has left him emotionally bare. He's raw, but resolved to catch a serial killer stalking the streets of two major cities - following signs that point toward a killer whose motive questions everything he believes in.
Mist by Dora Okeyo
Price: Free! Words: 5,800. Language: American English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Rose's life is perfect: rich husband, two kids, great job and a great body. However, Rose knows that money cannot replace desire, neither can it replace love nor life. She gets a call informing her that her husband is dead. Will his secretive and rich family let her know the truth?
Leren tellen met gezonde dieren by Comicoos
Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: Dutch. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
Wat als een slak op een tomaat lijkt? Of een schaap op een bloemkool? Ontdek in dit boekje talloze vreemde - maar gezonde - diertjes. Elk plaatje is voorzien van een spelletje waarbij kinderen moeten aanduiden hoeveel diertjes ze tellen.
The Burning Tree by Eli O. Paige
Price: Free! Words: 104,480. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The Burning Tree takes the reader into a beautiful and troubled world. The story begins with a festival in the kingdom of High Forest. There, Marmel and his friends, Nova and Fredrick, take in the celebrations to mark the end of a recent war. But the wooded kingdom is not at peace. The story weaves in a way that’s fun and thrilling, following the children as they try to survive through the night.
The Secrets of Parkerville Series - Book 1 - Chased Hearts by Nancy C. Wilson
You set the price! Words: 92,600. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Sara Davis has been waiting a long time for her sixteen-year-old niece to come to Parkerville; and tired of the elders reminding her that time is short. On the other side of town a couple wait for their friends daughter to come to the town as well. The two girls arrive, and now it's time to introduce them to their new lives with bracelets in place, they are ready.
Chet: From Out of Nowhere by Larry Murray
Price: Free! Words: 23,660. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A young farmer with big dreams, Charles Tucker needs a new truck to continue growing the dairy operation he and his wife Emily hope to someday leave to their young son, Jason. Charles’ trip to town, searching for the right pickup, results in a bizarre offer that's too good to pass up. It’s an offer that changes his life—and the life of his family—forever.
An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe by B K Buis
Price: Free! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Framed by the story "The Fall of the House of Usher," this stage play encompasses six other famous and not-so-famous Edgar Allan Poe stories into one entertaining evening. Included are "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Raven," "The Cask of Amontillado," "The Masque of the Red Death," "The System of Dr. Tarr & Prof. Fether," and "The Facts in the Case of Monsieur Valdemar."