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Egerius
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Price: Free! Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(2.00 from 1 review)
A story of ancient Etruria. Young Egerius is brought up by women after his father's early death; but there are secrets in his father's family, and as he grows older, he learns that he has a family he has never met, and is the heir to more than his father's slim estate... This is a chapter from 'Etruscan Blood', an epic novel of ancient Italy that will be published later this year.
Rory and Tusker
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
It's a story about an unlikely friendship between a lion and an elephant. Destiny tears the two friends apart. This story is about their journey they take to find each other. In the process they discover themselves. This is story about friendship and loyalty. It's about finding the friend that we are all looking for. It's about finding the friend that is hidden in all of us.
Sudden Country
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
A map which may point to a cache of gold lost during the Civil War leads a young treasure hunter on the adventure of a lifetime--one step ahead of Quantrill's raiders. "Estleman has no rival in evoking the American Southwest."--Kirkus Reviews "Estleman rivals the finest American novelists."--The Washington Post Book World Loren D. Estleman is a four-time Golden Spur Award winner
Death Angel: a short story of literary fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by Crescere Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
What kind of person works as a mercy killer? What makes a death a mercy killing, instead of murder? A 4,500 manuscript word / 18-page short story on death, and life, from the point of view of a man who is intimately familiar with the former.
The Swimming Away
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,460. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meek and Artemis :oR: The Swimming Away, part 1 of the Living Needle trilogy, is the story of a first love that might bring about the apocalypse. Artemis, the rebellious girl in search of significance, finds the rules of the world rewritten when she meets Meek, the quiet & powerful boy who urges Artemis to face the mystery of her dead mother, but their discovery may bring an end to everything.
Asgard Saga - Odin the Creator
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Series: Asgard Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
Does the names Thor, Odin or Loke mean anything to you? Maybe you´ve heard them mentioned in a TV-series or a movie? In Asgard Saga you get to know the Aseir gods a little better. This first part of the series is focused on Odin as the creator of the world.
The Railroad
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 116,500. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There are killers plaguing New York, taking the lives of children and their parents. At the scene of each murder the numbers 4-5-1 are written in the victim’s own blood. The killings become known as the Chapter and Verse murders. For Mike Dobbs these murders are nothing more than a few gory sound bytes on the evening news but that all changes when the people he loves have to run.
A Tale of Two Legacies
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Price: Free! Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
William Gardner rejuvenates our attitudes towards ethics and morals in a low-key, thought-provoking, suspenseful, amusing, and addictive way with his new novella that traces a month in the course of two families wending their way through modern life. While a first work for this author, he brings us insights gathered over 75 years. He spoofs his own efforts in his must-read epilogue.
My Governor's House & other stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
A collection of writings from author Josh Karaczewski, including the Pushcart Prize nominated titular story. Through mostly short stories, you will meet a homecoming warrior defeated by housework, a lonely debut author impatient for recognition, a son losing a boyfriend because of his mother, the thoughts of someone who falls from great heights to the ground on purpose, and much more.
The Great Bordello. A Story of the Theatre
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 208,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The story of aspiring playwright Edwin Endsleigh (Hopwood's counterpart), who, upon graduation from the University of Michigan, heads for Broadway to earn his fortune and the security to pursue his one true dream of writing the great American novel. Shaping his journey is his love of three women...
Resurrection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,040. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Charlotte Timberlake wants to write a book about mental illness and persuades a doctor to have her admitted as a patient. When unforeseen events make it impossible for her to leave, she finds herself unable to convince those in charge, her children, or ex-husband that she doesn't belong here. Charlotte soon realizes it is up to her to find a means of escaping the nightmare of her prison.
Extremus Terra
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,200. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(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.
Between Blinks
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Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Between Blinks is a selection of over 200 very very short stories, originally shared with twitter fans by Blue Fern Press. These quick tales are each complete and unique. With styles ranging from literary to mystical to lyrical to just plain funny, these pieces will surprise you with intriguing characters and rich storylines, all within the length of a tweet!
Brooklyn Bites: A Pickle & Carrot Cake
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The fifth and sixth stories in the Brooklyn Bites series, A Pickle & Carrot Cake look at the discomfort often caused by speaking the truth. In A Pickle, a woman pressures a man to reveal more about himself, but she is ultimately unable to handle what he reveals. In Carrot Cake, a woman prepares a Lebanese feast for her family and cannot begin to predict the uncomfortable reaction she elicits.
Without Warning, I Suddenly Feel Everything
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,960. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Without Warning, I suddenly Feel Everything" is an unusual character study on the nature of existence. The story contains elements of horror and fantasy as a nameless main character searches through the worlds of seven strangers in an attempt to find purpose and meaning.
Short Journeys
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mona wants to get pregnant and she wants to stay pregnant long enough to deliver a live baby. But for some women that isn't as easy as it sounds. Will Mona get what she so desperately wants, or will her baby-obsession ruin her relationship with her husband and destroy her marriage? In this short story Mona discovers that life isn't always fair, but then again, who ever said that it would be?
Summer Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
July 1947. The day begins full of promise. Feel the tension rise with the heat and humidity as clouds gather. Meet the members of an isolated farming community: a young woman soon to be married; her aunts: one misses her friend in an asylum, the other caring for her disabled son. Suffer with her brother as he tries to evade his pursuers. The events of this Summer Day will change them all for ever.
Ash Cinema
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Price: Free! Words: 53,380. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
a novel by edward j. rathke: more information can be found at www.kuboapress.wordpress.com
Exit Nothing
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Price: Free! Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
a novel by Pat King: more information can be found at www.kuboapress.wordpress.com
Quintessence of Dust
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Price: Free! Words: 38,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
stories by Craig Wallwork: more information can be found at www.kuboapress.wordpress.com