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A Late Night Tech Job (Short Story)
By C.D. Reimer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
An experienced contractor runs the gauntlet for a late night tech job at a financial institution in the heart of Silicon Valley, getting past the trigger-happy security guard, dealing with younger co-workers who expect to get paid fabulous money for doing nothing, and saving a desperate project manager when everything goes wrong. (A 4,190-word short story.)
Sturr it Up
By Esther Leng
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A collection of stories about growing up Chinese American in Los Angeles.
El Rebuzno y la Rabia
By Kirk Willard
You set the price! Words: 103,360. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
El sucesor más fiel a al Hidalgo, luego Caballero Don Quijote de la Mancha, tanto en estilo, andanzas, desventuras e ironía. En la línea de la sátira Mennipea, un ser muy lejos de ser perfecto critica los males de su entorno. Algo asimismo al estilo El asno de oro, de Apuleyo. Su desastrado recorrido tiene lugar en los montes Distercios, o de los monasterios, de La Rioja, en Logroño.
King Of Cups. The First Half
By Alex Flyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Shy and young, Sarah dreams of working in a fashion magazine, but due to circumstances ends up doing what she never thought she would be doing. Not only she needs to find her way back, she also finds herself in the middle of the British football love drama, with a crazy champion title chase on top. And the Romeo and Juliet of the football world aren’t going to make her life any easier.
Unemployed - Part 2
By Rawley Munroe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
In Part 2 of "Unemployed", Bob continues his journey through the maze of joblessness, wondering what's around the next corner, and what he'll do next. Maybe romance will help. Maybe. Part 1 also available.
South Of The Border
By Julien Rapp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Love means different things to different people at different times of their lives. South of the border is a snapshot into the stories of such couples as they try to deal with a world slipping into tumultuous change around them.
Orange Buffalo
By Grayson Queen
Price: Free! Words: 78,710. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Everything you want can be yours, if it actually exists. The reality of dreams is that they can be blinding. To hunt the orange buffalo is to quest for something that isn't even possible. An irreverent telling of a journey to achieve, fail, give up, stand up, and figure it all out a little too late.
Conception of a Child
By Scott Vanya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This book of poetry is a collection of poems from 1986-1988, written by a young man during the early college years, becoming aware that he has a Voice and what it is that So holds his attention he would want to write about it. They are simple in their beauty and reminiscent of ancient Chinese, Japanese, and North American Indian poetry: full of love and boundless wonder and joy.
Winter Kills
By T.F. Torrey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A retired special forces soldier looking for wisdom and a simple life battles a desperate criminal and an inept bureaucracy after experiencing a terrible crime.
The Sound of Crickets
By Marissa Farrar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,810. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by Warwick House Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Four women who have never met ... Four lives inextricably joined ... Four friendships that will last forever ... Named after Amelia Earhart, the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Amelia Thompson always thought life would have given her wings. Instead, she finds herself stuck at home with three small children. Hoping to connect with like-minded people, she starts a blog...
Little Red King - Sample Chapter 1: John's First Night Out
By Travis Lee
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. 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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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
Price: Free! Words: 6,870. 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 una hoja en nuestra historia.
Worthwhile
By Raja Sharma
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 81. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
How easily we draw conclusions about others! We kind of become an authority on certain people we know and we boast about the knowledge of his or her character, habits, hobbies, family, and friends, but the truth is, we know very little about that person.
Revelation
By Scott Vanya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Revelation is a compilation/best-of spanning from 1986 to 2006 and brings together some of the sweetest and most sensitive works of a man who has and always will be in search of the purest and truest expression of the human soul.
A Shiny Life
By Nicolas Z Porter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story. An elderly woman is last seen on a soggy, dreary day by two of her neighbors who are playing checkers on a porch. Neither of the men ostensibly know her all that well. But maybe one knows her better than he lets on. A young family comes to town a few days later looking for the woman, and they're even less familiar with her than the men are.
At the Bus Station
By Nicolas Z Porter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story. A young couple arrive in a bus terminal. Both are nervous at their impending separation. We assume it's a sad time for both, but is it? Are they running from a problem, or merely solving it in a different way?
Le détour
By Jacques Rioux
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: French. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Fertile Imagination and Other Stories
By Tolulope Popoola
Price: $1.39 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Accomplish Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
A collection of twelve flash fiction stories written by Tolulope Popoola. Includes themes of love, loss, surprise, humour death, abuse and more. Each story is less than 500 words, but nevertheless, they still pack a punch and deliver enough twists and suspense to leave you wanting more! This is bite-sized fiction at its best, perfect if you have little time for reading long books