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Tourist Trap by Chris Campanioni
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,720. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In suburban New Jersey, in the summer of 2006, a recent college graduate answers a Help Wanted ad from a travel agency seeking tourists for "direct sales distribution." It doesn't take him long to figure out the function of the company-issued camera. During an initial trip to London, he also discovers his real role: Terrorist.
The Shadow of Silver Birch by Black Rose Writing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,940. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Tanks are rapidly approaching Riga, Latvia, and a family must decide what to do. Juris, the father, finds a love that sustains him from Siberia to the new postwar Latvia. Laura has left for Spain with a Division Azul soldier who was sent to fight in Russia. Olga escapes Latvia but ends up in a displaced persons camp in Germany until she and her family immigrate to Canada.
Slice of the South Stories by L.T. Garvin
Price: Free! Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of short stories depicting characters growing up in a small southern town. A neat collection humorous fiction.
The Best Fiction, Story & Literature Podcasts by David Bain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by AA Productions. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
There are so many fiction, story and literature podcasts out there, all vying for your attention! How do you know which to choose? Author David Bain listens to more than 24 hours of podcasts per week and shares his research with you, with commentary and details on the top 15 free podcasts in the category. The podcasts, listed with links, should provide you with hours of happy listening!
Episoe 8 - Calum's Trade by Leigh Barker
Series: Clan - Season 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Clan: Season 2, Episode 8. Calum’s Trade A Bitesize 1-hour Read. The French army is advancing from the East and the British from the west. And the mad Colonel Dutronc is only a mile away. Calum has sworn to find Magdalene’s little brother. In a land where his skills are tested at every turn; if he makes the slightest mistake his friends will die. He has never faced a greater challenge.
Decatur Clary, a literary sampler by Decatur Clary
Price: Free! Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
'Decatur Clary - a Literary Sampler' is four free Decatur Clary stories designed to titillate the palate while introducing you to the style and stories of Decatur Clary. 'The Agreement' and 'The Calling' are excerpts from Decatur's novel '7 Crows a Secret'. 'Willa and Buddy' open the novel 'Lady Lu' and 'Grandpa's Shortcut' is a new short story homage to Decatur's grandfather.
A Baker’s Dozen Stories and One Tale by Angus Brownfield
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here is a genuine pastiche of stories, a veritable salade niçoise of peeks into human nature, with a timeline stretching from the ancient to the next minute, exploring love, lust, the pain of dilemmas that have no proper option, betrayal, new friendships and baddies getting their comeuppance. Oh yes, and a big bonus at the end.
Jahuay by Carlos Modonese
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,130. Language: Spanish. Published: May 28, 2015 by Editorial Casa de Cartón. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un guitarrista vasco, una mesera colombiana, un sacerdote peruano y un barman, se encuentran en Jahuay, viejo restaurante enclavado en Chincha, un lugar ubicado en la costa del Pacífico sur. Todos ellos huyen tratando de encontrar ese pequeño espacio donde la paz logre dibujar un mundo mejor, un paraíso, aunque esté muerto.
Newspaper Gypsy by William R. Burkett, Jr.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,000. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The career of a newspaper journalist told as a series of short stories, each more fascinating than the one before. This saga of a reporter’s career is real enough to be true. A roman à clef? A memoir? Never mind, just let former newspaper gypsy Bill Burkett tell you his stories.
Inheritance and Other Stories by Jarod Powell
Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(4.00 from 1 review)
In this deeply sardonic debut collection of short stories, Jarod Powell masterfully intertwines the bitter traumas and sweet victories of humanity with a hypnotic style, subversive wit, and a powerful, concrete narrative.
Lux: Volume 1 by Rebecca Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This compilation of short stories and art pieces was created by the Literary Journal Club from John C. Kimball High School. Besides including works from members of the club, it also features winning pieces from monthly writing contests held at the school.
The Fickleness Of Love by Mystic Thoughts
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Short love poems/writings from the view point of a poet. This book is based on love and romance wrote in a fictional style it is also suitable for readers under 18 as well as anyone above. Please leave feedback if you have enjoyed reading:)
Short Stories by Jack Dunn
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General(5.00 from 1 review)
Character driven short stories dealing with an undocumented immigrant, a runaway slave, coming of age experiences, a love story and end of life.
The Olio Folio by Bud Simpson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,140. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Some pieces of Olio Folio are fiction; others a combination of fiction and fact; some are actual fact. Some of the fiction is more believable than my factual stories. Some of the factual stories sound like fiction. Not my fault! I’ll let you try to figure it out. As they say: “Any resemblance of these characters to actual people, living or dead, is purely coincidental.” Or is it?
Chance Meetings: Stories About Cross-Cultural Karmic Collisions and Compassion by Madhu Bazaz Wangu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,820. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In these stories, Madhu B. Wangu draws from her Indian heritage and examines the lives of ordinary people facing challenging circumstances—cruelty, prejudiced minds, twisted family relationships, unhappy marriages. Twelve different people from different walks of life discover how one chance meeting with a stranger can change a person forever. A delicious blending of cultures delicately rendered.
BQE Stories by G. Lowell Tollefson & Loretta Tollefson
Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
There’s a little something for everyone here: drama, parables, humor, fables and more. From the forests of northern New Mexico to the rice paddies of Vietnam, the shore of Galilee to the Philippine Islands, from a child’s birth to death under fire, this collection of One Minute stories ranges across the globe and human experience.