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The Sleight of Heart: a modern folk tale
Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
A modern folk tale of love, deceit and murder... with a supernatural twist.
The Shower
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Shower is a short story about a man who wakes up and finds himself in the middle of a frozen desert, naked. How did he get there? How will he get out?
Musings of an American truck Driver
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
111 Quotes. Inspiration. Religious. Spiritual. A book of wisdom and philosophy for everyone. Pick a number between 0 and 111. Then go to that quote. If zero, then read the back cover.
D.H. Lawrence: An Unprofessional Study
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,160. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Essay » Literature
Anais Nin's first book, published in 1932 by Edward Titus in Paris, was a critical examination of the work of controversial British author D. H. Lawrence. Of all the books written about Lawrence, his widow Frieda said this one "was the best." Nin was inspired to do the book after Lawrence had been villified by puritanical critics.
Baby Dust: A Novel about Miscarriage
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012 by Casey Shay Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Baby Dust sheds a light on the all-too taboo subject of miscarriage in a raw, compelling, and incredibly realistic way. -- Kristin Cook, Founder of Faces of Loss, Faces of Hope
Coming Up
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
An illiterate and poor community of tea pickers in Assam slowly undergoes change as education breaks into their ranks. Coming Up is a remarkable story of resilience. One determined family breaks the shackles of an exploitative social order setting up an example for everybody else.
CityMuse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012 by Eiso Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Matt lives in the city and is happily married. One day he sets his eyes on the most beautiful woman in the world. Against his best instincts, he follows her. What transpires is a trip down a rabbit hole that will fill him with regret and forever change him.
World Series, A Cub Fan's Adventure, Book One: Evers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Evers is a lifelong Cub fan. He and his brothers are named after Cub players and unfortunately share "The Curse" that follows the team: they never win anything. Evers enters a contest to win a position with the Cubs. Can he break The Curse? Can the Cubs break The Curse? Follow Evers on a Cub fan's adventure and see if he can unlock that savory but elusive brew called "Victory".
Closing Circles:Trapped In the Everlasting Mormon Moment
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,560. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012 by Gray Dog Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
From R.B. Scott, author of Mitt Romney: An Inside Look at the Man and His Politics, comes a rollicking, brutally candid novel of a young Mormon journalist’s attempt to liberate himself from a failed marriage and the confounding influences of his religious culture and family.
Zac and the Reluctant Prince, Book 1 of Prince David series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,050. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
David is suddenly the royal heir, and is now also an orphan. Those two huge problems confront teenager Zach and his family, who simply want to protect David and help the younger boy deal with his destiny. They all want to be normal teenagers, but their new roles might make that impossible. A contemporary story about keeping friendships, seeking adventure, overcoming challenges, and making history.
New House 5: How a dorm becomes a home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,010. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Welcome to New House 5. For fifty-six freshmen it’s home. A place where friends are made and doors are always open, where hearts are broken and tears are shed. And for resident assistant Andy Butler, it’s the best story about friendship he has ever known. Watch as these students try to overcome their flaws and fears to create a bond so special that nothing can pull them apart. Not even themselves.
Don't Be A Stranger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
....couldn't be more noir: Sep could be Philip Marlowe's brusquer, more antagonistic brother....There are moments when Sep's aggressive showmanship begins to crack when he softens his hard-talking abrasiveness with gentle coaxing, his belligerent repartee with moments of fluid interiority....told mostly through tough-guy banter, which allows the reader to move quickly with Sep.... Kirkus Review
Within the Silence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“My master can do anything he wishes to his property; use me in any way that pleases him, even deprive me of life. But he cherishes me. Everything I am is of his making.” A master’s treatment of his pampered slave is challenged. A slave’s devotion is tested as the wheels of memory begin to turn. Long-hidden truths are revealed. Is it a gain or a loss? 16,000 word character study. Mature topics.
Odd Socks: Go To Sleepy Little Baby
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Go to Sleepy Little Baby is the second short story in the Odd Socks series of “ePamphlets.” Lilah is what some would generously call, “unbalanced.” She’s reliant on routine and little orange pills to maintain control. Compliance is mandatory and the scales slip precariously when life’s reality interrupts.
Doshvuja (Short story)
Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: Bengali. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Story Book, copyleft, has 10 story within 5 experimental new form of story, writing Bengali, published 2012
The Bridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
'The Bridge' follows the tale of a young man, who, through whatever fortune attaches itself to his life, finds himself homeless. In struggling to cope with these states of affair, he is forced to come to terms with the reality surrounding him and the lies which have created him.
The Polyphonic Ringtones of the Damned
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,060. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Madness, Paranoia, isolation, hot-desking. Welcome to the world of Moonbeam, a chain smoking, alcoholic Capuchin monkey trying to make it as a Web Designer in a London drained of all life and love. Hounded by a saboteur intent on ruining the little chance he has with life, Moonbeam struggles through the world of men. Can he break free of the madness?
The Death of Medicine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,880. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
This is the incredible true story of the doctor often called "The Savior of Mothers" or "The Savior of Women". Yet very few people in the English-speaking world have heard of him. But why should someone learn about a doctor from mid-nineteenth-century Vienna? One major reason is that an understanding of what happens in this novel might some day save your life or the lives of those you love.
Good Fences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Literature » Literary
From award-winning writer J. Richard Singleton comes a bold and funny short story about misunderstandings and male ego: Gary McGregor has just moved from the city to the suburbs and immediately runs afoul of longtime neighborhood presence Antonin Robertson. As small slights get expanded into an ever increasingly series of pranks, the men’s feud gradually turn violent in this story told in reve
Ophelia: A Tale of Woe Undone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(1.67 from 3 reviews)
Romantically inclined Ophelia finds herself suddenly facing the crisis of her life, and as she struggles alone with her terrible secret we can only wait to see what she'll do next, while considering the course of history that may have turned her into some sort of ticking time bomb....