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Retreat From Rostov Part Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: English. Published: August 14, 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.
That You Must Teach Me
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational
This short story is based on a true account of a young girl's journey to the other side of the tracks. Follow Kristall, as she first steps into a Detroit Public School and turns her life upside down.
Los Amour
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 52,080. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Trapped in a life filled with misery, The Kid has few things to be hopeful about. His father is dead and his mother is crazy with her own grief. He is friendless. His life is going nowhere, and he’s about to lose his job. He can’t even imagine talking to the girl he secretly desires. But, unbeknownst to him, an unlikely new friend with a strange secret is about to change all that, and more.
THE END Or, Just the Beginning. . . .
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,430. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
The Time of Sorrows comes and goes. Satan, fearing the end is near, plots his last scheme against mankind. Mortan and Degas, some of the most feared of all demons, think Satan has returned to being an angel of Light when he tells them of his plan to bring in world peace.
Circles of Gold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A modern day fable about a time we've forgotten to remember ... about despair, hope and love reborn. About the challenges we've all been blessed with, the challenges we can either see as stumbling blocks or stepping stones ...
3/17
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,380. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this loose parody of Dante's "Inferno," four Irish traditional musicians get lost in the backwoods of upstate New York the week before St. Patrick's Day. On the journey, the band descends through nine hellish circles of American-style March 17th revelry: Step-dancing princesses. Bobbing shamrock headbangers. Green beer bacchanals. Shillelagh-wavin' geezers. O'Fun, not!
All The Hippies Are Dead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,370. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by Spore Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A coming of age novel like no other. Alex's life was bland, carefree, and safe; working for a medium-sized San Francisco newspaper, until one night it went all wrong. A chance meeting with a girl at a party, a single night of excess, and suddenly Alex's life spiraled out of control. Hooked on heroin and a girl he couldn't shake, Alex battles to find himself and the life he had so quickly lost.
Bad Almond: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Food triggers memories. The narrator experiences visions of nirvana and dead relatives in this richly descriptive moment in time.
At Last & Other Stories
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 18. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Fiction » Anthologies » General
The stories which will surely touch your heart.
Mr Malfast, and other stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A collection of short stories previously published in the Australian magazine,"Quadrant". Mr Malfast is a new Departmental Head brought in to downsize the organisation. He appears to be tormenting his staff into resignation. But who is he really?
Escape (The Prisoner and the Sun #1)
Series: The Prisoner and the Sun. Price: Free! Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Young Iliff believes his prison world to be all there is. But when a stranger tells him the fantastic tale of a long-ago escapee, Iliff resolves to learn the truth. Thus begins his quest to find the Sun. But to get there he must first venture beyond the very walls he is charged with upholding and into realms deep and dark, where fearsome creatures lurk.
Closing Shift
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.69 from 13 reviews)
Elli prefers working the evening shift in a coffee shop so she can plan, unnoticed, her escape from a life of quiet desperation. Will the arrival of an intense stranger draw her out?
For King and Country
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
In World War 1 women wondered how they could contribute to the war effort. The Order of the White Feather shows the issue which divided the country. Escape shows how the trauma of war affected a man who had fought hard and long. His courage was never in doubt. Until the day he was given permission to leave the trenches. Adrift tells about a man lost in an observation balloon.
The Final Competitor (Uncivilized Boxing Action Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Adventure » General
Joe has one more fight to go and it is the monster that started all this. This man has been fighting his way through the world of boxing in the New World and he’s back for vengeance. This is Joe’s last fight. Look forward to an epic read you will not forget! (Contains an additional promo story.)
Backyard Brawl (Uncivilized Boxing Action Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Joe has signed up to be the champion of both the underground scene and the legit pro-boxing world’s number one, but to do it he has to fight the three best fighters in the illegal fighting world and live to talk about it. It is the hardest fight of Joe’s life and one which will decide more than just his future, but the future of boxing itself. (Contains an additional promo story.)
If You Like to Laugh, Volume Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Take a break. Have some fun! "If you like to laugh, volume two" is mostly light verse, suitable for all age groups, middle-school to senior citizen. There's a story about a possible baseball Hall-of-Famer, an explanation of why the conquistadors had to flee the Americas, a scathing indictment of Neil Armstrong, a classic tale of man's best friend, passive-aggressive shopping, and much more...
Boldly Reimagined!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the battle of the sexes, the winner gets to write the history, and the TV pilot! Diana is the oldest writer, and only woman, hired to write for a new TV show "Jason and the Stargonauts," "boldly reimagining" ancient myth for a modern audience, she has no idea what she's getting into. To save her job, she'll need to be tough, fight dirty and kick them where it hurts - the writer's room.
The Championship (Uncivilized Action Boxing Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Joe is back and this time he’s going to take on the champ. He’s had a month of training and he couldn’t be more ready. Little does he know Lord Thomson has a surprise waiting for him that will change his life. Read on to find out about Joe’s biggest fan. (Contains Mage Series Promotional Story as well.)
Blood Manor (Uncivilized Boxing Action Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Joe is a fighter in a world where violence is unlimited and death is a reality. Today he gets a deal he can’t refuse: Lord Thomson is offering $300 for a fight to the death at his mansion. Joe knows he can’t afford to refuse this one with a little daughter and not enough money coming in from his other fights. This is a fight to the finish where only one man will leave.
Second-Best Rod and Reel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What is the best thing about catching a fat rainbow trout on a silvery fly? Is it the joy of catching a fish? Or is it a small slice of revenge? A very short story.