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濟公活佛正傳
By TaiwanGoodbook-善書 Godbook-鸞書
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: Chinese. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
濟公活佛正傳
Countdown to Kickoff: A Short Story about College Sports in Our Times
By Larry LaForge
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Anticipation is running high for the opening of football season, but things are not what they seem. Technology, economics, and social norms intersect to create a new phenomenon in the wacky world of college football.
Courting Infidelity
By Steve Mierzejewski
Price: Free! Words: 19,360. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Helen's husband has cheated on her several times. Driven by despair,she talks to a priest who persuades her to give her husband one more chance. This promise is challenged when she falls in love with Darek, the man she has always hoped to find. Darek sees her moral dilemma and, realizing he is losing her to her promise, hires a prostitute to test the true character of her husband.
Playing the 'Son' Card
By Wilson James
Price: Free! Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Troy lost his father at age 9. Ever since then, he’s been steadily losing confidence in himself and his ability to make his way in the world. Troy is increasingly the target of bullies at school and he’s just hanging on. He hates school and socializing has become torture. Now age 12, he has one chance to change his life and start new. Will he meet the challenge or will he remain a victim?
Immortalis Carpe Noctem
By Katie Salidas
Price: Free! Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010 by Rising Sign Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
0.25 star(4.20 from 15 reviews)
Bleeding to death after brutal mugging , twenty-five year old Alyssa, is rescued by an unlikely hero. The cold and aloof vampire, Lysander. By saving Alyssa, he unwittingly thrust her into a dark world filled with blood lust and thousand-year old vendettas. Now, she must find the strength to accept her terrifying new reality or die by the hands of Lysander's enemies.
De lelie
By Aglaia Bouma
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: Dutch. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Na een verkeersongeval bezoekt een vrouw haar zwaargewonde dochter in het ziekenhuis.
A Date in Winter
By T J Price
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Twelve twelve-line lyrics about clockwork and resurrection.
Convenient Love
By Asrai Devin
Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
0.75 star(1.75 from 4 reviews)
Penny works in her father's store while she studies business part-time. She alternates between fantasizing about co-worker Shawn Moore. and planning her escape. Shawn works to support his disabled mother. He refuses to look closely at Penny because she deserves better. When Penny's grandmother has a stroke, her escape plans are postponed. Can Shawn give Penny a reason to stay?
Chinese Novel Book Review: 小说《花落花开》读者网友书评集
By Hongyang(Canada)/ 红洋(加拿大)
Price: Free! Words: 9,350. Language: Chinese. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
这本书收集了国内读者及海外网友对二十万字长篇小说《花落花开》原名《花浓爱更浓》的评论、建议和跟贴。
The Beach Misses You: A financial fable for happiness and internal peace
By Steve Rhode
Price: Free! Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
In turbulent economic times often the hardest thing to find is a corner of peace and happiness in the middle of money troubles and worries. The Beach Misses You is a core financial lesson wrapped in a fable to help the reader understand where happiness can be found when it comes to finding a solution for the stress, worry, and desperation that debt can bring to our lives.
The Great Shark Hunt
By Andrew Bardin Williams
Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
As if battling a fifteen-foot Great White Shark off the coast of Northern California wasn't enough, Jack McClure must fend off his marine biologist friend who is hitting on the girl of his dreams. Will Jack find his voice in time to land the shark and the girl?
Scholarship
By Ian John Copeland
Price: Free! Words: 102,880. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Rocks Preparatory School for Boys lived in its own world. 140 odd boys and 16 teaching staff inhabited the school, mostly isolated from the outside world not just by the boundaries but also by the society they formed for themselves. Like all communities, most conformed, but some did not. A story of friendship and loss at a 1960s boarding school.
Western Hospitality
By Logan Branjord
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
0.5 star(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Don't take your eye off a country girl...
Heaven on Earth
By Aglaia Bouma
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A woman overhears a conversation between two enigmatic old men. Are they who she thinks they are?
The Princess and the Christmas Tree
By H Jason Schulz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A short story explaining the first Christmas tree.
Beautiful Dreamer
By Barry Daniels
Price: Free! Words: 130,260. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Harry Murphy has it all: A happy marriage, robust health, a successful career. Yet as he approaches fifty Harry begins to wonder about an issue which has not previously interested him: How well is he doing spiritually? Follow Harry as he begins to examine his spirituality by recording and analysing his dreams: What he finds there will alarm and amaze him, and will radically change his life.
The Chamber Four Fiction Anthology
By Chamber Four
Price: Free! Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
25 of the best short stories published on the web in 2009/10--chosen by the editors of ChamberFour.com, a website dedicated to making reading more enjoyable and more rewarding. Includes a wide range of stories from great online lit mags. This anthology is DRM-free and free to download. Find a complete table of contents, a PDF version, author bios, interviews, and more at Chamber Four.
Dragons Don't Dream
By Jamieson Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
0.5 star(3.50 from 4 reviews)
There once was a Dragon who could not dream... Learn what happens when a Dragon cannot fly and what happens when she comes to the aid of a Phoenix...
Cupcake of Love
By Naomi Kramer
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Kyle doesn't believe in love at first sight... until it happens to him. A cupcake foretold it, and sure enough, he's smitten. But his beloved seems to be stir-crazy, and his new fairy godmother is worse. Did destiny bring them together? Will common sense tear them apart? This is a short story from the Life in a Fairytale collection of shorts, coming soon.
The Color of Heaven
By Julianne MacLean
Series: The Color of Heaven, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,520. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
0.75 star(4.73 from 15 reviews)
Sophie Duncan is a successful columnist whose world falls apart after her daughter’s unexpected illness and her husband’s affair. When it seems nothing else could possibly go wrong, her car plunges into a frozen lake. In the cold dark depths of the water, a profound and extraordinary near-death experience unlocks the secrets from Sophie’s past and teaches her what it means to truly live.