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Caged by Carlos A. Williams, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Caged is the short story of a man held captive by his own perception of success. With a passion burning inside of him, waiting to burst out and be shared with the world, he stifles the flames in order to maintain a "safe" existence in a world he didn't create and must live in. He soon realizes that, often, when we feel trapped the only person that can set you free is yourself.
Pickin' Pete Stepped On A Rake by Bill Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short story about Pete, mentally challenged due to injuries sustained in a car wreck years ago, and the events that led him to call into question his world view.
Out of the Tower by Meyari McFarland
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Laurie's entire life had been spent in the tower, subject to her magic and her whims. Then chance gave her the opportunity to escape and Laurie seized it with everything she had. The world outside was wild, dangerous and fraught with other spells as dangerous as anything in the tower. It was beautiful. Come what may, Laurie wouldn't give up. This was her life now and nothing was taking it away.
The Green Land Of Home: A Clean Regency Romance Series 3 by Sarah Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Maddy O'Reilly's parents are dead and she has no family except an aunt in England. Maddy, from Cork Ireland, accepts her aunt’s offer of a roof over her head and moves to England. But she soon realizes she is unable to understand or accept English etiquette. After a short time, she finds herself in trouble after insulting some gentlemen at a ball, and things go from bad to worse.
Frost by David Rose
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Two Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story about love and frost, family and healing. A father and daughter in a small mountain town suffer the impact of a bitter snowstorm.
I Just Let Her Die by Bill Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Short Story about Jessica--a young woman whose conscience burns to confess a wrong--and what happens after she answers an unexpected knock at her door.
Literature Help: Schindler's List by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » War
“Schindler’s List” is also known as “Schindler’s Ark.” This book by Australian novelist Thomas Keneally was first published in 1982. The book is the winner of the Booker Prize.
The Catcher In The Rye (A Short Story, 2016) by John Lennard Lee
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An intriguing story about a poor artist attending a street demonstration and his encounter with an attractive psychiatrist. Thanks for reading. John Lennard Lee.
Salute by Mark S. R. Peterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » War
COREY LITTLE doesn’t have many friends his own age. Instead, his best friend, HAROLD PHELPS, is a white-haired old man and World War II veteran who sparks a new love of life through fishing.
Transitions 2 by Hallett German
Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Every day we face moments of imbalance due to our thoughts and feelings, These Mahayana Buddhist-inspired stories show how we can return to calm and peace to counter our stress-free lives. These include stories based on Dogen's, Milarepa's and Bodhidharma's experiences and how they apply to everyday living.
Night of the Dancing Champions by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Gertie lived by her dancing. The contests earned her a living in those dark days of the Great Depression and acclaim in the days leading up to World War II. But the competitions took their toll—in haunting ways. Now, decades later, Gertie finds herself facing those ghosts—whether she wants to or not.
EVIL CHASE by billy samson
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Something strange happened in one afternoon, which was a big surprised to the parents and to the school authority. Some Children were kidnapped by some men and they were been taken to the resident of the Kidnappers. But on their way to the kidnappers' resident, something dangerous happened.
Ri'Ra' Ruckus by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author (Agent 33) goes to the official Liverpool FC bar in uptown Charlotte for the Europa League match with Villarreal (at Anfield). After the game, he heads downstairs and finds an open seat at the bar, as a Cinco de Mayo party commences. The man to his right helps supply a nice 'replacement' conversation. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 2,000 words.
Literature Help: A Child Called "It" by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
His troubles would not have ended if a teacher at school had not informed the police about the predicament of the child. He was later sent to live in a foster home, away from his mother’s atrocities.
Paris Sky by Jill Jiang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,880. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
-This book would show you a real life scene of Chinese immigrants in Paris. The book contains 18 different stories,each character reflected the real situation of chinese immigrants in Paris.
Choiceless Beach by Anna Reith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016 by Frith Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
An artist, his model, and the ceaseless call of the sea: a short story about vision, identity, and perception.
Dasha or Disha by OnlineGatha
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: Hindi. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
इस पुस्तक “दशा और दिशा” की ज्यादातर रचनाएँ आस - पास के माहौल से ही प्रेरित हैं I कुछ रचनाएं तो केवल भावनाओं की अभिव्य़क्ति हैं और कुछ हिंदी विषयक रचनाएं विचार परक हैं I कहीं - कहीं समस्याओं का चित्रण है, किंतु साथ ही साथ यथा संभव समाधान भी सुझाए गए हैं I कुछ विचार मंथन योग्य रचनाएं है, तो कुछ समाज पर व्यंग हैं I बदलते समाज पर भी प्रतिक्रियाएं हैं, कुछ छोटे व्यंग लघु कथा का रूप लेती नजर आती हैं I “आ
The King of the Land by Justin M. King
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The King of the Land is a short story parable about embracing the virtues of wisdom and patience while avoiding the flaws of greed and short-sightedness.