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The Snake-Bearer by Peter Schnake
Series: Helium Quest. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Gathering begins like all others. The Healer claims unnatural powers and uses poor Latin. But the snake-bearer is new to brothers Mark and Orin. As the snake-bearer’s role becomes clear, Mark is scandalized. The prices the Healer demands are too high. And the outcomes, questionable. “He’s just another fraud,” Mark says. So then, why does Mark feel the Healer rummaging around in his head?
A Leitora by Renato Carreira
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Uma mulher compra livros. Uma mulher lê livros. Às vezes. Nem sempre. Uma mulher vai acumulando livros que não tem tempo de ler. Uma mulher é feliz assim. Às vezes. Nem sempre.
Family Tree: Stories of Love Beyond the Grave by Raymond Nickford
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: British English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
A collection of stories which, though they involve loss within family and in relationships, nevertheless get inside the characters who are left behind and reveal, through fiction, how hurt and the longing for those lost can find resolution - where it may not be expected...
Goodbye: a short story compilation by M. Demetrice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Goodbye Grandae Coop, a remorseful man must give a final goodbye to his recently departed grandfather. Iron & Metal introduces Karla whose husband is snatched from her life just after bidding goodbye. Finally in He Fell UP, a mother, faced with her husband’s truth about her autistic daughter, must accept a life changing farewell.
Mother of the Groom by Augusta Trobaugh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"A son is a son until he takes him a wife," the old adage says, and Winifred, unwilling to give up her precious son at all, goes to outrageous means for preventing his wedding. A new short story from the acclaimed Southern author of Gifts, Flood! and Jesus Is Already Here.
The Edwards Branch Tunnel Legend by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The legend of a mid-'70s jewelry heist in east Charlotte is recounted. An 1100-word short story. Part of the psecret psociety pseries.
The End of her Time by Inge Moore
Price: Free! Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sophie's sixty-seventh birthday brings back memories of the old days: her wonderful past with her husband and prize-winning horses. But all that's changed now, and this birthday begins a new phase of her life -- or is it the end? This book includes a sneak preview of the novel, Racing on a Wire.
The Ancestors' Secrets Series Part 2 by Erika M Szabo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The discovery of Ilona's healing power and ability to freeze time is exciting and frightening. A sinister man appears, Ilona connects his presence with the series of mysterious deaths. She loves her best friend, but when she meets a stranger and confused by the sudden magnetic feeling. Love, ancient tribal legends, and magical powers collide in a compelling fantasy series.
Unforseen Times by Laurel Decher
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Short fiction: A childhood friend sweetens the life of a crusty Vermont snowplow operator after his mother's death.
The Last AIDS Patient by Kendall Morgan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Tulabella Ruby Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Decades ago, a young man ran away from his family’s rural estate to the big city to find love and come out as gay. He returns years later to older relatives who are scared of him and one young nephew who wants to hear his story of love, lust, grief and loss and what it means to be a sole survivor in a land that has eradicated HIV and AIDS.
The Outrageous Obnubilation of Oscar Oaks Objectification of Orbs by Jacob Mossberg
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales(5.00 from 1 review)
Another flash fiction story intended to make you laugh. I am not going to give you a synopsis, as that would probably end up the same length as the story...
Availing Asheville by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The author and his wife spend a couple of days in Asheville (NC) in 2012, witnessing and taking part in some mysterious occurrences. A 1700-word short story.
Emo Goth Girl (Francais) by Icy Rivers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: French. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Elle est vêtue de noir. Elle portait des lunettes de soleil. Il ne savait pas, quand il la voyait dans un magasin de bagel avec son frère, cette tragédie avait frappé son. Revoir encore une fois, après ce jour-là, les choses étaient différentes.
Queen of the Jews by NL Herzenberg
Price: Free! Words: 107,090. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In contemporary New York City, a Jewish woman falls in love with a Palestinian wall painter who has been charged with killing her. Galia, a Russian Jew living in New York, has no idea that the man she’s drawn to, Alejandro (not his real name), isn’t Mexican at all, but is actually a Palestinian who carries out the wishes of his Mastermind, ostensibly a college professor.
Cowgirls Just Wanna Have Fun by Barbara Neville
Series: Spirit Animal, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,940. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Western
Sizzling action 500 years after the apocalypse. Adventure, romance, danger. Falsely accused of bank robbery, a gun totin’ cowgirl and her handsome gay compadre have escaped to a newly settled wilderness planet. Life should be idyllic. Instead, they end up in a fight for their very lives. You will laugh, love, and maybe shed a tear as you ride the range in this breathtaking western adventure.
A Trek to Zeke's Island by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In September of 1986, the author (psecret psociety agent 33) and his pal, Frank von Peck (agent 107), walk along a weather-worn stone breakwater along the Cape Fear River, advancing rock by rock from Fort Fisher to Zeke's Island, as a psychoactive serum starts to take hold. A recorded transcript.
When Cellphones Go Crazy by Jeremy Bursey
Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Which bridges would you burn to meet the girl of your dreams? In a cellphone obsessed world, Avery Ward is about to find out the answer to that question for himself.