Fiction » Literature

Sub-categories: Literary | Coming of age | Plays & Screenplays | Visionary & metaphysical | Urban | Fairy tales | Western | War | Alternative history | Biographical | Sports | Religious | All sub-categories >>
Twenty Seven Seventy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by StreetWise Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Is A Tag On A Fence Worth The Rest Of Your Life? Twenty Seven Seventy, 2770, the postcode of one of Sydney's most working class of suburbs, Mt Druitt. This edgy story of choice and consequences gives the reader pause to consider their own decisions and how they can lead to life changing moments. A gritty, all too real and very readable novel about social issues that challenge ordinary people.
An Old Man's Decision
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 700. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short humorous story about an old man, a princess and a frog.
Clown Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A young boy visits a circus and so begins his tale. Across the night time fields in the company of Clowns. Will they reach the Spinning Stones before the Gassers come? What will happen if Clowns spin? And why must old things pass away? And who is waiting in the village, down the broken railway tracks.... where the White Wolf will not go?
Muckydum - The Story of a Haunted Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,990. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Bill Hammond feels cheated. Cheated out of a happy childhood because of the dysfunctional relationship of his parents. Cheated out of the love of his true sweetheart. Cheated because he has to deal with the ghosts that haunt him every day of his lonely life. He wants it to change. But the only way to change it is to face his ghosts and appeal to the one person he let slip away.
How Nadine and Libby Escaped Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A precocious child plays dance lesson in the back of an old trailer. Her mother watches from within. In the midst of the bittersweet scene, their lives are about to change forever, and whatever else may happen the image of an innocent child softly singing will haunt you...
Creation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Short story. Some science fair projects just refuse to die.
Tidewater Moon
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Two homeless teenagers carve out a thin existence on a New England beach, preying on the tourist life around them as it preys on them. This literary "slice-of-life" short story is gritty and dark.
Extremus Terra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,200. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
As a tenuous truce among the peoples of Extremus Terra continues to border on a world war, Lucas Torinac is reluctantly allowed to begin his Quest, a passage into adulthood among his people. But as he attempts to navigate his way through an unforgiving world, Lucas begins to realize that even magic and the fantastic creatures he must face are not as threatening as the races of humanity itself.
My Indian Queen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
One guy. One girl. One magical summer. Both of them on the verge of adulthood, both of them hopelessly lost. He loves her, his fiery Indian queen, but does she feel the same? And what will happen when summer wanes into fall?
The Lily
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
After a car accident a woman visits her seriously injured daughter in hospital.
Islands of the Gulf Volume 2, The Treasure
Series: Herbert West, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,380. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Abandoned and abused, young Herbert West resorts to drastic measures to survive. At Miskatonic University, he becomes a scientist who commits crimes and creates monstrosities. Decades later, haunted by his past, he finds safety as Dr. Francis Dexter of Bellefleur Island, but his divided nature threatens those he loves and forces him to face the truth about his healing powers.
Still Waters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,030. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Black Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When researcher Teena Shostekovich returns home to find her computer files stolen, she suspects it has something to do with the case she’s working. But a call from the thief complicates things and nothing gets any clearer when Detective Logan Deo arrives. Meanwhile, as the story of cowgirl Jessie Weston unfolds on the shores of Lake Ponder, Teena and Jessie’s paths veer ever closer to collision
Pitcher
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
William Hickok Farrell stood on the top step of the dugout and surveyed the meticulously curried infield. In moments, Will would pitch the most important game of his Major League career--game one of the World Series. From the moment he could hold a ball, Big Bill, his dad and coach, had pushed him to the be the best. Now, he was about to achieve his lifelong dream. Dad would be watching.
3 Through History: Love in the Time of Republicans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Rafi and Dimitri have been friends for a quarter century. Now they love the same woman. But it’s not that simple… 3 Through History: Love in the Time of Republicans explores the question no one asks. What brought each character to the pivotal moment? In this turn-of-the-century love story, history has a front-row seat.
Being Different
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Educational
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Three short fictional stories, showing a young boy, an adult woman and a teenager as they are - different, standing out and isolated. These snapshots reveal their inner struggles, leaving you wondering what will happen next.
The Glass Key: A Modern Folktale
Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
For ten years Sam neither saw nor heard of his beautiful Araminta, who vanished before their wedding day - but now, suddenly she steps into his life again, with a fantastic adventure to tell: her journey to unlock the secret of the mysterious glass key.
Dreams in the Medina
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
From the heart of Syria, Dreams in the Medina is a coming-of-age tale which explores the aspirations, passions and tragedies of a group of young Syrian women, who on the surface seem to have nothing in common but who are brought together in the deepest of bonds as they study and live together at the University of Damascus.
Songs in the Key of Abundance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,150. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Songs in the Key of Abundance is the story of the making of a Rain Maker; a man who calls the weather. It is hard these days to be a Rain Maker. People no longer believe, and so, do not participate in the act of making weather. They miss their magic. Songs shows how people form all they experience through the forgotten abilities of creators in a new kind of personal universe.
The Holly King
Price: Free! Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Holidays with the Hancocks: too many presents, too much booze, a lot of tears. Youngest son Carson, now a filmmaker, explores the history of Christmas by filming holiday visits to his family. Along the way he finds the dying cult of Mithras, Yulegoats in Rio, anarchists and squatters, evangelocalism, a costume solstice party, sleighs of reindeer bones, lapsed monks and their secular monastery.
Orin
Price: Free! Words: 8,640. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
No Início, existia apenas uma vontade. Essa vontade não tinha desejos, pois não havia nada para desejar. Para essa vontade, todo o conhecimento era imediato e limitado à sua própria existência. A vontade existia numa plenitude despreocupada. Tudo mudou com um simples pestanejar…