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A Game of Contact
By Michael Jasper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A group of boys playing Dungeons & Dragons in the '80s. A high-tech worker finding an old friend in Baghdad, of all places. And a man who spends most of his life in a cocoon of his own making. These three stories come together in this science fiction tale of the past and future. Originally published in the Exquisite Corpuscle anthology.
The Shaman's Transformation
By Norman W. Wilson, PhD
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,230. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Melange Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Book Two of the Shamanic Mysteries What do you do when you are a wealthy, young, and handsome shaman healer beset with mysterious enemies who want you dead. Adam is plunged into a lesson in knowledge, a path fraught with murderous intent. Who do so many people want to kill him? Who is threatened by his newly found shamanic powers? Why must Adam risk his life to learn his lessons?
Hell Camp-Your Loving Taliban
By Raja Sharma
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 19. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
"You think you know but actually you don't know that there are so many who know more than you know" ---Raja Sharma
The Future Alien Contact
By Mike Brumfield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
"Future Alien Contact" is a fascinating story of two men researching the origins of religion. Their journey takes them down a road of shocking scientific discoveries into our shared ancient past. One man finds that primitive man's heaven is far beyond the clouds and his companion remains steadfast in his belief of a dogmatically based spirit world.
Dead Weight
By Diane Sherlock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,630. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A newly divorced scuba diver finds more than she bargained for on diving adventure in the South Seas.
Marcus In Iraq
By Sonia Rumzi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by Heart Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A short story by women's fiction bestselling author Sonia Rumzi A good man can stray. A good woman can stay faithful and caring despite it all. A war separates a couple who are in love. Will she wait for his return? Will he come home to an empty house? The story of courage and love.
Il passaggio delle sirene
By Andrea Adriani
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: Italian. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Drama/Theatrical
Un uomo bendato e legato all’albero di una barca e due compagni ai remi. La barca della vita, più che un solido scafo, sembra piuttosto un relitto privo di vele e timone che, galleggiante su di un pelago fuori dallo spazio e dal tempo, si muove in una angosciosa immobile deriva alla volta di lontani e irraggiungibili attracchi diversi per ognuno dei tre nauti.
The remains of the day.
By John Mutunga
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kamau has just lost his job. He goes home, and for the first time in six years, he is the tender lover he has never been to his wife. When his wife goes to prepare him some food, he walks out and meets a drunken man. He kills the man, and then in anger and pity jump off a flat.
The Box: An Indian Tale
By Jules Okapi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Priscilla putters along in her usual life of bridge and gossip and coffee shops and shopping at the local markets in the small Indian town where she lives, until one morning, the mysterious man known only as the Pharsee gives her a box. The thing is filthy, twitchy and just plain wrong…but no matter what Priscilla tries, or how many cleaning boys she fires, she simply cannot get rid of it.
The Cinderella Obsession (Contemporary Fairytale Romance)
By Amber Carew
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,560. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011 by Edge of Ecstasy. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(3.00 from 1 review)
From USA Today bestselling Author Opal Carew, writing as Amber Carew, Can Vanessa risk falling in love with a man obsessed with a fantasy woman -- even though that woman is her?
Whispering Whale
By Edward J. Zivica
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 120,800. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
"Whispering Whale" is an epic novel charting the destruction and eventual cleansing of the planet with a huge reduction in human population. It takes the reader into a post-apocalyptic world of survival and hardship. However, all has not been without reason; there comes a rebirth. It is a strongly spiritual story with characters discovering themselves and a whale with a gift to bestow.
The Interloper
By A. F. McKeating
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A fairytale, in which a cat falls out of one story and into a new adventure.
Things That I Carry
By William Naylor
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Things That I Carry" is a wide ranging collection of 55 previously unpublished flash fiction tales each comprised of 55 carefully selected words. Flash fiction is not to everyone's taste. If you haven't read or tried haiku you may not like the conciseness and brief beauty of Flash.
Tornado and Other Seasons: A Collection of Short Stories
By Gail Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011 by Punkin House. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The six stories in Tornado and Other Seasons peer at the delicate divide between social normalcy and individualism, between the logic of emotions and the unpredictability of life. The central theme of each story is caprice: the best-laid plans in an otherwise orderly day can take a sharp turn upon encountering a hitchhiker, a death in the family, or a sudden change in the weather.
Numbers: Rational, Irrational, and Accidental
By Mary Kitt-Neel
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Martine's former grandmother-in-law Mimi has died, and has asked Martine to collect her papers in person. Afraid of dealing with former in-laws, Martine enlists her intermittent boyfriend Francis to accompany her. What she finds in Mimi's papers is rivaled only by what she discovers about herself and Francis during their road trip.
Punk Faction
By Marcus Blakeston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
1982, and Thatcher is busy warmongering in the Falklands. Meanwhile, in a small Yorkshire town, unemployed punks Colin, Brian and Stiggy are busy having a good time getting drunk, sniffing glue, and going to see punk bands play live.
Cars Suck
By James Burnside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When peaceful protest doesn't work, monkeywrench the parking lot paving over paradise.
Absent People ~A Collection of Five Short Stories~
By Lois Lewandowski
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Absent People is a collection of stories about the people of the Midwest, an ode to the hardworking folks who know the value of life as well as the randomness of trouble. “The River Man” is the story of a young woman’s descent into depression. “After the Rain” is the story of a man who makes peace with himself and the people around him after his wife’s untimely death.
Mr. Wallace Takes a Wife
By R.S. Dean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.5 star(3.60 from 5 reviews)
A small English community is shocked when the local eccentric announces his plans to marry a woman no one has ever seen. Is his intended a real person, or is she a figment of his imagination?
The Universes of God: The Chronicles of The Angels
By Twe Stephens
Series: The Universes of God, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,660. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
If you've known there was more to God’s word than you have been taught, then this book is for you. No one will ever look at Heaven the same way again. It was a place of total peace and brotherhood, unbelievable technology, and towering cities reaching miles into the sky. Then there is the smart powerful misunderstood one that sends it all crashing down as war erupts and evil