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The Paper Pauper on a Whistle Perch
Price: Free! Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A compelling, moving, life-or-death story about thee survival of American democracy and Christian morality. A Paper Pauper on the Whistle Perch is a heart-rending sensitive, moving story of fear and danger, pain and struggle, futility and immorality in American democracy, which, like all other democracies throughout history, is destroying itself.
By the Wayside
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Marvelous. Honest. Generous. From the first story to the last, "By the Wayside" catches your attention and demands that you give into its every whirl. Each character unfolds with a precision that will have you wondering how Parrish managed to create such real-to-the-bones people within a world that captivates you with ease.
Short Stories for Short Attention Spans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The debut collection from author Joey Held, "Short Stories for Short Attention Spans" takes a whimsical look at some of the things we experience in our everyday lives. Because sometimes you just need to laugh at the quirks of the day-to-day.
Short Poems, Long Poems, Old Poems, New Poems
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Latest collection of poetry by Robert Segarra. These poems include pieces that have appeared in underground magazines and anthologies, as well as some poetry that has never before seen print.
How to Find a Flock
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A man decides to transform himself into a bird to escape his phone-wielding, formaldehyde-scented girlfriend. A professional clipboarder spends her days enduring the humiliation cast upon her by potential donors and her nights conjuring visions of the Appalachian Trail. A streaming video epiphany jumpstarts a drug-addled outcast’s plan to become the person she’s always wanted to be.
The Writings of A Curious Mind: A Collection of Essays, Memoirs, and Short Stories
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,390. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In essay form, the author uses the rational dimension of his curiosity to explore controversial social, political, and economic issues. In memoir and short stories forms, he uses the emotional dimension of his curiosity to explore the lives of people caught up in the circumstances of life.
Crossed Wires (Life's Outtakes 8) - 52 Humorous/Inspirational Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
52 Humorous And Inspirational Short Stories From the inspiration of a World War II soldier’s compassion in Forgiveness to the humor of numerous car problems in Crossed Wires these 52 humorous and inspirational short stories (one for each week of the year) will make you laugh, reminisce, and contemplate the relationships you cherish most.
Odd ends
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection folktales, fantasy, poems, science fiction, fiction, short stories, novella, personal narrative and and few grandpa stories told my grandson.
The Games You Cannot Win
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,880. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Roll the dice, pick a card, tell a lie, hide the truth. Whatever the move, it's all just part of the game. Follow the lives of four very different characters who are all trapped in an insidious game. Each story delves into the intricate web of misaligned motives and obscured half-truths.
A-Sides
Price: Free! Words: 123,030. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
From Lost loves to Buckets O'Gore, "A-Sides" has it all. Eighteen stories featuring Ghosts, paranormal children, Spontaneous Human Combustion, lawyers, werewolves, aliens, conspiracy theories, pagan idols, romance, evil bankers, weird sisters, forbidden archaeology, and more!
The Journal of Admiral Wade And Other Short Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,160. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Strange dim light, shifts in time, in perspective. Can we experience past lives? How do we survive the inexorably slow loss of love? Why do epiphanies slip up on us? What quirks of the universe drive us to the thoughts and deeds that ultimately define our lives? Campbell’s lyrical short stories explore pivotal moments, realizations, and inevitable conclusions in lives of unexpected dimension.
Coffee Break Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of contemporary, wholesome short stories for all ages. Quick reads for the busy life that can be read during a coffee break or a long wait at the doctor's office.
The Auroran
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,800. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
August Nightingale quits his job and begins a winter road trip through Nebraska. His surprising journey takes him to a special place where he learns to love, and live, again.
Hidden Truths
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A yearning for connection binds many of the stories in Jeff Boyle’s fine collection. In a world where people find themselves increasingly isolated from neighbors and their communities, Boyle shows us again and again characters swimming against that tide to reach some kind of bond with another.
Sure Things & Last Chances
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In Sure Things & Last Chances, Lou Gaglia's characters tip love rivals into lakes, try private eye work, and go to war with ants. They are dangled over decks and kicked by horses. They revisit their younger selves and ponder love and death and beauty. In between, a straw man joins the fire department, a petulant editor rejects classics, and a man is lost in the woods, despite his great height.
Maddigan - My Story. And Other Words
Price: Free! Words: 28,630. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
MADDIGAN - MY STORY is part one of a golden retriever’s memoir written in the dog’s voice. AND OTHER WORDS is a collection of short essays, blog posts, reviews, and recipes. It includes chapters from the two Bruce DelReno Mysteries, and a preview from the third. And, Mike reveals his secret recipe for limoncello.
I Moved Here For The Chowder and Other Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This book is A collection of short (and sometimes too long) stories.
Culpepper's Rebellion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
John Culpepper did everything in his power to protect his family and honor the crown during a rebellion in Virginia, but John was unaware that his own son was planning a rebellion in Carolina. When the boy was arrested and charged with treason, John's legal training, which he rebelled against in his youth, became the only thing standing between his son's life and death.
John Culpepper, Esquire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
John Culpepper was a prominent figure in colonial Virginia, a merchant in Jamestown for two decades and a resident since the disastrous civil war that shook England to its core. The Culpepper family had known great defeat, but none as heartbreaking as the tragic event that abruptly left John in the position of family patriarch. How would John hold his family together on two continents?
Reunion / Nostalgia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
We were together. For about five years. All in the same place. Talking and laughing and bantering and comparing notes about all the big things: life and love and death and despair. Then we went our separate ways. After five years, we had a reunion. Want to see what happened? Then this is the book for you. Stories on a theme. How life has changed with the passing time. With a photo finish.

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