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A Conversation Before Dinner
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Warning this is a talking animal story. If you don't like Brer Rabbit, Wind in the Willows, Aesop's Fables, Alice In Wonderland or The Chronicles of Narnia, then you still might want to read this short piece of flash fiction. The story features a conversation between a woodchuck and a coyote on a sunny, warm autumn afternoon.
Ambition's Progress Part 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
An allegory written by B Mathew. Written in flowery classical English of prose and verse. It has abundant allusions, bringing to life and excitement the beauty of classical mythology, western legends, Biblical stories, literature and poetry. This archaic writing of an allegory set in poetical verses may not fit contemporary literature.
Writes for All Volume 1 Issue 2
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Writes for All Magazine continues to break down the barriers of fiction in Issue II with three excellent short stories by James P. Hanley, Bob Kalkreuter, and Timothy Martin. Read high-quality short stories of all genres in Writes for All Magazine!
Pulse of the City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,880. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Susie Smith has been suffering from amnesia ever since she was dug out from beneath a destroyed building after Malice the Malcontent attacked the city. She has no idea who her family is or where she came from. She was a blank slate that had to create a completely new identity. Then, while hanging out with her friends, the mall is attacked and Susie comes face-to-face with the Teen Demis.
A Majority of One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,030. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(3.00 from 1 review)
When preachers in a rural Georgia town move to ban some classic American novels from the high school curriculum -- and post the Ten Commandments in every classroom -- only one person stands up to them: English teacher Anne Brady, an “outsider” from Atlanta who champions great literature (and the separation of Church and State).
Shattered
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 1 review)
The boys are young and stupid. The old man is stubborn and crotchety. This ain't gonna end well...
His Story in My Words
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
A collection containing eight personal reflections of God and the way He has worked in my life - expressed in poem form.
Making the Jump
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bob Andolini heads down to Florida for Bike Week, but ends up ditching his biker buddies to see his daughter and ex-wife. For the first time in his life, Bob has some freedom. Freedom to ride his Harley on weekends, freedom from a wife and child, freedom from parenting. Then he sees Megan struggling in a local horse show and his feelings veer.
Committed: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Robert loves Layla more than anything, although she never returned his feelings. When she commits suicide, the tragedy is all that the teen can think about. Robert is convinced that Layla's previous boyfriend was the reason for her death, and is determined to punish him. A short but moving tale of unrequited love, revenge, and a commitment that lasts beyond the grave.
Five Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stories with gorgeous sentences and unsettling insights.
The Discovery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,200. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Author and UFO researcher Mike Brumfield presents a shocking story that may well change the course of history in "The Discovery". The tale opens with two men set out to find evidence of heavenly beings on two diametrically opposed tracks. One becomes a scientist and archaeologist while the other stays entrenched in his traditional religious and spiritual belief system.
TECH WARS: The Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
This e-book contains 5 stories. The Tank series cover the antics of a group of cyborg contractors who aim to make a profit from the world’s never ending war. Synthesis is a short about humanity’s fight against an unknown alien force and the actions of one man/machine in that war. Finally, Iraq 2050 looks at what the world could be like if the Iraq war escalated into a world war.
Shooter on Campus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The shooter looked through the scope. Where are you? He had already killed 23 people. She must be out there somewhere. One shooter and one daring cop will face off in a struggle to save or end the lives of dozens of helpless students. It’s a brutal battle of dangerous actions and violent results.
School of Bullies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Adventure » General
He’s been bullied all his life. Every day he comes to school they beat and humiliate him. Life is hell and after an incident with a carrot, the boy’s mind snaps. What follows will disgust and enliven you as you sit in the back seat of the mind of a tortured young man.
Setting the Compass
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Druids viewed themselves as caretakers of the universe and considered the natural and the supernatural worlds to be one. In this story set in the time of the Druids, a very young man, dark-haired, dark-eyed, sits alone in the shadow thrown by the Poulnabrone Dolmen, County Clare. He has been set a test. And, despite himself, he will pass.
Retreat From Rostov Part Three
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
Here is how a feature in TIME Magazine described Retreat From Rostov: The novel was a Russian rodeo of heroes, heroines, Nazi villains, Don Cossacks, foreign correspondents, soldiers, civilians, enough snow to bury an army, enough melodrama to burn out every fuse in Hollywood. This epic World War II novel was inspired by the first battle in which Hitler's armies suffered defeat
Terfarim the Frumious: a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Brooklyn Arts Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A magical realism tale touching upon corporate greed, colonialism, environmentalism and responsibility. Harry Solomon, a corporate shark, jumps at the opportunity to turn a South Pacific island into a playground resort. Cutting corners to bring Solarium to fruition, he undermines the locals and their government and spoils the pristine coastline. But Harry is soon forced to reconcile his misdeeds.
HONOR II: Assault
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jack and Sam are in for the fight of their lives. They have been sent to delay the Germans in their assault of a small town that the allies dearly want. Jack and Sam quickly find themselves on the run. This leads to back alley combat like you have never seen before as our heroes find themselves getting up close and personal with the German elite. It’s two men versus more than 100 soldiers!
Downgraded (Hired Action Thriller Series #2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Frank is happily enjoying his life as a desk jockey in Iraq after nearly been killed on his last job out in the wide world. Unfortunately, the US Army steps in to break up his blissful new life. Frank is forced to become the command’s pick up man and his first day on the job nearly gets him killed. This is another hilarious romp through the crazy war experiences of Frank Marks!
WAR: The Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » War
This book contains two short stories from my Hired series and two from my Honor series. Hired 1: Frank is the laziest soldier in the US Army and he knows it. He’s so lazy in fact that they have him counting bodies. One day he meets some terrorists who want to kill him. The lazy soldier must now fight for his life. + Honor 1 & 2 sniper action at its best. (+ Bonus: STEEL!)