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Little Red King - Sample Chapter 1: John's First Night Out
By Travis Lee
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Wherein John meets Jack, Jarrett, and writes his first impressions of teaching in Concentration Camp.
Sentencing Day: A Novelette
By Brian Van Slyke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Art Ollomen is the perfect son, but that won't save him from prison. On the verge of his 18th birthday, Art is set to serve the minimum sentence anyone his age could hope for: one year. Not everyone is as fortunate as Art, though. His best friend, and notorious trouble maker, Cam is facing five years behind bars. And when Cam comes to Art to ask for help in escaping, it means risking everything.
Urban Mysticism - The Train Rumble
By Elliot Caine
Price: Free! Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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The second addition to the Urban Mysticism series, “The Train Rumble”, is a story about a boy named Nicholas that discovers the source of the mysterious rumble around the neighborhood, only to find that the answer is wilder than he could have ever imagined.
Hoja - Rama - Árbol
By Tuyo Isaza, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 6,300. Language: Spanish. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Una mañana cualquiera, es la mejor mañana para iniciar un viaje, seguir nuestro camino o detenernos para volver a empezar. Es hoja en nuestra historia.
Le détour
By Jacques Rioux
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: French. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Un couple regagne en voiture le domicile conjugal. L'homme essaye péniblement de dire à sa femme... qu'il veut la quitter! Timoré, incapable d'affronter son épouse, il tourne en rond... comme la voiture engagée dans un détour de la route qu'il n'avait pas prévu.
The Rabbit Died
By Nicholas Lohr
Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Two young people spend a trying morning together on Easter Sunday.
A Husband Makes Things Easier
By TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Short story about a conversation between two people during a snowstorm.
I Am Mary, Touch Me Not
By B F Moloney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
This immaculate Mary, whom men also love, is again reshaping the universe in her womb, from which she will give birth to it. And though the birth is at the end of her pain cycle she is nevertheless beatified and adored, just like the other Mary. A conceptual parfable by the author of Morning Star, Euphosyne’s Task and Influenca’s Needful Finitude.
Solace
By Wando Wande
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Ricardo is caught in flagrante delicto with a boy named Steve in his school's parking lot. The consequences are manageable until his parents kick him out. Now, with the rumors of the Night Stalker haunting the streets, Ricardo must navigate ruthless gangs, his god-crazy aunt, a wimpy tadpole classmate, to find his way back home again--if they will take him back ...
Good News Or Money (Flyleaf Singles #5)
By Patricia Ann McNair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Flyleaf Inc.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Hello, is this someone with good news or money? No? Goodbye! Er… Hello, is this someone with good news or money? No? Goodbye! Ha! Yeah, right. A Thousand Clowns. Jason Robards. Right. Ok, yeah. Hey. It’s me. Surprise. Long time. I know. So here’s the thing. It’s about Mom. Are you there? Are you listening? Can you hear me? It’s about Mom, she asked me to call. I didn’t want to, but she asked…"
Date
By Jessica Gold
Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
George, a 30 years old handsome bachelor from Portland, OR, has been feeling lonely in his apartment. He's been escaping from the emptiness of his heart to the colorful gardens of impressionist art. When he saw Angela, he couldn't believe his eyes; she was like an apparition coming from his own fantasy world.
Accidental Falls (Flyleaf Singles #2)
By Christina Murphy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Flyleaf Inc.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"My mother, returning with a bottle of wine borrowed from a neighbor for the party at which people drank more than she expected, tripped over a piece of broken pavement, fell onto the sidewalk, and took a chunk of skin off her palms..."
Muerte en el Luas
By Moisés Morán Vega
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Calum Meehan no sabía que se iba a encontrar en el Luas. Lo que sucedió en el tranvía lo cambió para siempre.
Black Denim Lit #1
By Black Denim Lit
Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BlackDenimLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry brings together 9 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from George Burdick, expanding significantly on his work with a story of desperation a species under the terrible weight of terraforming.
Torn (Flyleaf Singles #3)
By Sahar Mustafah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Flyleaf Inc.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"We sat cross-legged on my bed, the globe wobbling between us on its plastic stand, and you turned it until a part of Asia and all of Australia faced me. You pressed your palm against Africa and teased a corner of South America until you peeled it off, taking most of the Atlantic Ocean with you..."
The Girl Who Wished (Flyleaf Singles #1)
By Eric Charles May
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Flyleaf Inc.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Once upon a time, way back in the 1950s, when there was no cyber or cable anything and the cars were all big and boxy, there was a little girl who lived wither mother and father, just the three of them, in a fine brick house on the Far South Side of Chicago..."
The Dog's Philosopher - The Living Veranda
By GW Pearcy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: Australian English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Julie has decided she is having a cocktail party on her father’s wooden veranda for her 21st birthday. But her father’s home doesn’t have a wooden veranda. Not yet, anyway. Read on to see how Julie’s birthday wish not only comes true, but how it creates an enhanced life for her, for her dad and for many others, for years to come. Don’t miss this next instalment in The Dog’s Philosopher series.
Asami
By Richard James
Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Winner of the Best of Issue in Neonbeam magazine #4, this short tale of a Japanese woman caught up in a web of involuntary assassins is now available for free.
What They Left Behind
By Danielle Greenhouse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ben and Gennie Perrin, orphaned twins, are abused and abandoned by their brother. Luckily, they are adopted by a young couple and raised in San Francisco. Years later, while trying to bring their parents to California, they uncover something so unexpected it turns their world upside down. Will they reconcile with their past or will it leave them shattered like their city after the earthquake?
Cormorant Bay
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story of a woman named Elaine and her journeys, first to Pennsylvania, and then later, to Maine.