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The First Chicano Time Traveler
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An elderly man stumbles upon a desert labyrinth and takes an accidental trip through time.
Il mistero della racchetta perduta - Ping-Pong
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: Italian. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
Ci sono l’estate, il mare e il vento. E i venti sono quelli buoni, le brezze leggere. Il racconto parla della parabola della vita: la coglie nel punto in cui comincia a salire verso l’alto e la fa incontrare col punto in cui comincia a scendere verso il basso. Una magia possibile per chi sa raccontare, ed Enzo Pettinelli la racconta attraverso la straordinaria metafora del ping-pong.
A Holly Trifecta
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Series: Short stories, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Three short stories specifically written for publication in religious magazines. Two out the three got published in 1994 and 1995. Years later, after re-reading this early work, I have to admit that these stories are tearjerkers. I didn't set out to write lachrymose stories, but sometimes stories write themselves. I have bundled these stories in this trilogy, for those of you who like spirituality
The Sticks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Percy wants to be as far away as possible from the place that has been the source of his troubles all his life. But to his disappointment, he finds himself in the last place he expected. And a chance encounter with a redneck and a stubborn hound dog aren’t helping, either. That is… until they do. This short story imagines that, perhaps, very big things can happen in very small moments.
The Family Reunion: A Fictional Family Portrait of Not-So-Real Family Members
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Price: Free! Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Hidden Brook Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Family Reunion has been described as the Walton family meets Stephen Leacock. It is a collection of vignettes and character sketches woven together around a family reunion. Put your feet up and be ready to chuckle – A light read for the whole family.
The Statue and the Stones
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young man seeking to build a life on Gran Canaria discovers that his own family history is tied up with his new home. From Northern Ireland during the Troubles to the tourist towns of the Canary Islands today, Gregory Sheridan follows a trail of love and betrayal, and family secrets kept through the generations...
Copper Soldiers (The Devil's Forge)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In this, the second short story in the Devil's Forge series, we take a backward step from the end to meet Jennifer, the wife of Bradley (from Yesterday, I Died).
Waiting For Elizabeth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,260. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Tangerine Publications Ltd. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Ireland 1565. ‘Old English’ Thomas Butler, Earl of Ormond, a known as “Black Tom” is waiting for his Queen, Elizabeth. She is rumoured to be the mother of one of Tom’s 12 illegitimate children. And she has promised to visit Ireland. Black Tom builds a manor house for Elizabeth at Carraigh on the River Suir, and there he waits for her. A very real picture of love and hate in Tudor Ireland.
My Indian Queen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
One guy. One girl. One magical summer. Both of them on the verge of adulthood, both of them hopelessly lost. He loves her, his fiery Indian queen, but does she feel the same? And what will happen when summer wanes into fall?
Know Not Why: A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Howie gets a job at a hokey arts ‘n crafts store to meet girls. Instead, he meets Arthur. Sure, Arthur is smart and charming and has distractingly magnificent eyelashes, but there’s no getting away from one troublesome fact: he’s a dude. And Howie, who’s spent the past twenty-two years being strictly unexceptional, isn’t about to shake up his whole (mediocre) existence now. ... Right?
The Magic Formula
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Six Degrees Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The Magic Formula follows a close group of boys from childhood who decide to meet every ten years to renew their friendship. Gradually their numbers are reduced by death, and suddenly, as adults, they see that the realities of their lives are far bleaker than they are comfortable admitting to one another. Into their lives comes a teacher with a mystical presence who transforms them.
Happy Mother's Day, Unofficially
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Rita spent her childhood yearning for her dead mother, who left behind no memories or photographs. She constructed elaborate fantasies to compensate for the loss. But when her mother mysteriously reappears as if resurrected, proving her father a liar, Rita demands to know the truth. The answers are far from what she expected. Can Rita ever forgive her family for such actions? Could anyone?
tập truyện Nguyễn Thị Thảo An
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,330. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
tập truyện nguyễn thị thảo an Kệ Sách eBook Publishing Center Smashwords Edition Copyright @2012 by Nguyễn Thị Thảo An ISBN: 978-1-4524-4507-6
Survival Instinct
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
When William’s sister begs him to visit, he travels into the northern interior to visit her and her family, thinking he’s on a kind of rescue mission. But in the snowy fields and basements of 100 Mile Ranch, the question is who, exactly, needs rescuing from what? A more reflective turn from an author who specializes in exploring dark places.
La obra
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: Spanish. Published: April 23, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Me pregunto, ¿cómo he llegado hasta esta situación? Aquí estoy. No sé qué es lo que me pasa. Todo sale negro, negro, negro. Despedida a todo lo que quiero, inesperada situación que acogota, camino de elefante hacia el cementerio sagrado, hacia el camposanto lleno de cruces cristianas. ¿Por qué la muerte es compañera de viaje?
El reencuentro
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,090. Language: Spanish. Published: April 23, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Cuando las cartas nos vienen malas y perdemos la partida que pensábamos que era nuestra única razón de ser, creemos que el reloj se ha parado y que la muerte es inminente. Sin embargo, suena entonces el teléfono y al otro lado del hilo se escucha una voz amiga y cálida, una de esas personas con la que no se ha hablado ni se ha visto desde los tiempos de la universidad...
Chroniques Terriennes (Volume I)
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Price: $3.47 USD. Words: 61,910. Language: French. Published: April 23, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ce livre met en scène une série de petites histoires de plusieurs genres : horreur, fantastique, polar… et surtout parle de tragédies quotidiennes, des monstres humains qui rôdent dans notre société. C’est une virée réaliste dans la société, mêlée à une science fiction proche de Métal Hurlant. Bref, il y en a pour tous les goûts en somme. Sauf qu’ci, pas de happy end !
All but one
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Julia’s family wasn’t rolling in money, but they were never short of money for groceries or a holiday. One evening her father didn’t come home and when she started looking for him at his work she was told that they hadn’t seen him for months – since the day that he was fired…
Life After Life, Another Glimpse at Grief, 'Til Death--Never--Do US Part, a true tale of initiation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Orr relates, in straightforward prose, the ways in which her grief propels her into past-life regression therapy and alters her perception of her own spiritual path….Cathartic and emotionally relevant for readers who have recently suffered a loss —Kirkus Reviews
Spring Argyle
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Jacob just bought Willow Reed's book store. He loves the quiet life between the shelves of dusty books. If only his best friend Liz would see him as more than a friend life would be complete. Enter Sydney, a flirtatious brunette who turns Jacob's world upside down. Who will be the one for Jacob when the dust settles?