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Literary | Plays & Screenplays
The Snake Handler by Bernard Ourth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,620. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Outcast Harrison Kitchen returns to care for his hospitalized sister and encounters the man who ostracized him: the community’s patriarchal pastor. Kitchen’s sister succumbs to her injuries. Her will demands he remain at the family home or risk forfeiting the generations-old property to the pastor. A perilous collision between the anti-heroic apostate and the revered holy man is inevitable.
Amity by Jeremy Brooks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,630. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Reclusive neckbeard Timothy Berbee has exiled himself from the world, and spends his time huddled with the reckless, sinister population of a website called Amity. When they turn their collective poison on him, his life turns into a battle to reconnect with his lost humanity, and a race against his own apathy to save the life of a stranger.
What Beauty by Mark Beyer
Price: Free! Words: 182,260. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological(5.00 from 1 review)
How might the Olympian Gods we know from reading change if we were to allow our imaginations to see their true ages? Time changes all people — even gods — and when their day-to-day mischievous lives no longer play a role in human affairs, what then do they become? New York sculptor Minus Orth has an idea. He'll explain this all, and give our imaginations the figures to uphold.
Marshland Trinity by Chris Segura
You set the price! Words: 155,760. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Three Louisiana stories of the Cajun experience during the 1950s told from the respective points of view of an aged trapper trapper on a pigogue chase of a mass murderer through vast marshes; an adolescent boy from a trapping, cattle-raising, farming family discovering his true place in the cosmos; and a young boy thrust into the painful ambiguities of McCarthyism and the Korean War.
The President's Ninja by Doug Walker
Price: Free! Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a White House filled with people vying for position and power, who can the President really trust? Perhaps a special ninja who finds unorthodox ways to bring about changes in the way things are done in Washington DC.
Fallen by EH Walter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Cast out of the heavens Lucifer falls to Earth slowly over time, his punishment to land thousands of years after his banishment in modern London. Seeing this new world Lucifer decides to plot his revenge on God by becoming more loved and worshipped than his creator. By any means.
The Excess Road by Joshua Jones
Price: Free! Words: 88,630. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
In The Excess Road paths to wisdom diverge on the campus of Wessex College where you can find a good education and good party but you can also lose your mind like Joaquin Chandler.
Something to Call Your Own by Marc Krulewitch
Price: Free! Words: 69,040. Language: American English. Published: September 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
Jules is young, urban, an MBA on the road to success. While he waits in his new office on the first morning of his new job, he knows only that his life is progressing exactly on schedule. Also waiting for Jules is his new supervisor, an odd, boyish-looking "man" who is obsessed with the Holocaust and becomes determined to change Jules's life for the better, regardless of how Jules feels about it.
Drums: a Novel by Brad Henderson
Price: Free! Words: 58,150. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age(4.00 from 1 review)
Told from a drummer's point of view, Drums: a Novel chronicles a small-time 80s rock band's run at making it big-time. The story moves from San Luis Obispo to Lake Tahoe, where the band chases the ultimate gig. Drums celebrates those musicians who achieve commercial success, as well as the 99.99% who give it their all, only to fall short from attaining mega record deals and glitz-glam fame.
Take the Water to the Mountain by Keith R. Rees
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Take the Water to the Mountain explores the journey of a young woman who yearns for personal freedom while struggling to hold onto her strong familial bond and Native American heritage she has left behind. What Lily Brownwood finds is that ties that bind are everywhere and they can never be broken and all wounds can be healed on the hills of life.
Saint Peter Killed God by KJ Kron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,600. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Father Peter wakes up with amnesia in a psychiatric hospital after a suicide attempt only to discover he wanted to revolutionize the church.
Psyche's Garden by Myfanwy Tilley
Price: Free! Words: 128,240. Language: Australian English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A man dies in strange circumstances, a girl is missing, and a child is born. Nic Penn is implicated in all of these mysteries, but he has disappeared. Is he dead, as his wife fears, or has he moved to pastures new, as his mistress suspects? When the two women discover the truth, their lives change forever. Psyche's Garden is a tale of madness and murder, but it is also about faith and redemption.
Stag-nation by Jan Tailor
Price: Free! Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(4.75 from 4 reviews)
In one sentence, this book is about why you should not date a stripper. It is a Romance Noir from the gutter of the Vancouver’s East End to the Westside yacht club, visiting all the bars and best spots to smoke pot along the way. It follows the plight of an alcoholic security guard whose personal insecurities are the source of his own decline.
Awful, Ohio by Sirloin Furr
Price: Free! Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"An intriguing monster." Troy Slushy's exposure to his life-decimating job, depressed wife, and crumbling home encourage his desire for a life in perpetual darkness. It becomes his objective to destroy the bright, menacing beast that removes him from the ecstasy of his dreams, only to expose him to all of these worthless possessions. Troy Slushy declares that his mission is to destroy the sun.
After All Is Said And Done - A Novel of Infidelity, Healing & Forgiveness by Belinda G. Buchanan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130,030. Language: American English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary(3.50 from 2 reviews)
What would you do if you found out the son you loved wasn't yours? Ethan Harrington's world has just been shattered... Nobody wakes up one morning and decides this is the day they are going to cheat on their spouse, but when the opportunity presents itself - it ultimately becomes a choice, and that choice, whether good or bad, can have irrevocable consequences.
Blind Spot by Hugh McGuire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
A novel about learning to drive, dying student drivers, terrorists, the CIA, an anarchist driving instructor, and one, or more, murders.
The Meteoric Rise of Simon Burchwood by Scott Semegran
Series: Simon Adventures. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
On his way to New York to celebrate his impending literary success, Simon Burchwood is the prototypical American careerist. But a quick detour to Montgomery, Alabama to visit a childhood friend sends Simon on a bizarre journey, challenging his hopes and dreams of becoming a famous writer. This is a character study that delves into the psyche of a man who desperately tries to redefine himself.
Ishtah - The Prostitute's Daughter by Ella Hansing
Price: Free! Words: 65,480. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Daughter of the most illustrious prostitute in all Arrapha, young Ishtah must find a way to endure her mother’s fame. With the ceremony of the god Ashur beginning in a few short hours, will she risk the unknown in pursuit of happiness, or succumb to acceptance of a life lived in shadows and eternal shame? - FREE for a limited time - Online ratings and reviews welcomed -
The Accompanied Development Program by Robert Just
Price: Free! Words: 62,590. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
This novel, set in a fictional future world, is a story of love, trust and care. The protagonist grows from a girl of ten into a teenager and is supported in a way, our present society cannot provide. The author was influenced by the horrible (and century-old) fact of mass child abuse and the obvious incapability of preventing it. Yet, this story cannot give any realistic and applicable answers.
Between the Tides by Michael Graeme
Price: Free! Words: 77,910. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Phil Sampson gets more than he bargained for when the chilly, beautiful estate agent, Adrienne Divine drives him to view a house way out on the remote Leven Isle. There's something about her that unsettles him, something unsettling about the house too. As for the effect he has on Adreinne,... well, least said the better.