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A Guitar with Too Many Strings
By John Mellor
Price: Free! Words: 40,550. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2014 by 7-books.net. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
"Madness dances with brilliance" - a wild rock'n'roll singer, a lonely white dolphin and other strange beings work in insane concert to help a young boy find his true self. A gaunt tree leans on the sky, curiously like a guitar with too many strings; and the Angel leans on her gate, watching. - "I've never seen anything quite like this before"; "A unique & wonderful manuscript".
The Plan
By John Francis Kinsella
Price: Free! Words: 110,610. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
The Plan is the third part of the Turning Point trilogy 2009-2010, the crisis bites
Little Star
By Eldonia Martel-Merritt
Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Parents share a sentimental memory of their deceased child.
B30: Part 2
By G. S. Mattu
Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: British English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Michael Trilling is a newly-married professional in London. He's also telepathic. This short story follows on from "B30: Part 1" and is the continuing adventure of London's only mind-reading creative arts professional.
Santos
By Ryan Loera
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Books & Libraries
(5.00 from 1 review)
Santos had some sort of memory problem. He couldn’t retain any information other than his own name. But he sometimes struggled with that as well.
A Girl Called time
By Sir Issac III
Price: Free! Words: 70. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A found a piece of paper in my English book, and on it in beautiful writing, was this poem. I Know and Acknowledge the fact that I did no Write this, But if she who has written this finds this, Thank You.
Suicide Song
By Wanda Hartzenberg
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014 by Demitri LeBlanc. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A third-year law student struggles to ensure his death is as existential as he can make it but the Womburu won't let him. His parting marked with a song leaves tragedy in its wake. Maybe he knew something none of us do.
An End
By Nick Stokes
Price: Free! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The last survivors of the Community fight to live and die in authenticity and love while Others thrive: an account of an end of our species. An End, a short story, was first published by Mixer Publishing.
The Lyrical Life
By Chris Ackerman
Price: Free! Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a collection of carefree lyrics written for the light of heart. The songs are dramatic in nature and in no way reflect the author's philosophic perspective or personal experience. Those who interpret a single line of this Poem literally will be hunted down (like the beast they are), and then shot.
Old Stories
By Mozambican Writers
Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Is the Rabbit really cleverer than the Monkey? What is the moral of the story? Like other parts of the world, Mozambique has a rich oral literature of animal fables. Grandmothers still tell them to children, and the children respond in a chorus with the magical word "Karingana!"
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 2, The East
By Kevin B Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
America teems with history and culture. Volume II of the five book series follows the same theme of ten short stories, taking place in the eastern seaboard. The tales, both historic and current, reflect the American way of life.
What Never Happened: An Observation
By Nick Stokes
Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
An observant boy goes to the park, returns home, and has a conversation with his mother in a fabricated, unlikely, never-happened, plausible, impossible, invented, realistic coming-of-age story. What Never Happened: An Observation, a short story, was first published in Waccamaw, Issue 7.
Saptarishi - Thất tinh bắc đẩu
By Nguyen Van Hien
Price: Free! Words: 66,610. Language: Vietnamese. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Câu chuyện về một người khao khao khát tự do và lên đường đi tìm kiếm sự giải thoát khỏi trật tự chật hẹp của một cái Tôi. Trên chuyến hành trình không thời gian, cùng sự hội ngộ với các nhân vật xuyên cuộc tìm kiếm, trong một xã hội Ấn đầy biến động đã đem đến cho Ananda cái Thấy của Tự Ngã. Rốt ruột câu trả lời của tự do, của sự chiếm hữu, của giải phóng cá nhân là gì, đã được giải đáp.
Los Fragmentos de Vidrio
By Afonso Nilson
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Un texto capaz de provocar la risa y compasión. Un texto de aliento, como el último respiro antes del buceo.
Mandela's Reach
By Chelo Diaz-Ludden
Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Six interwoven flash fictions that take place in South Africa's townships and capture a moment when Mandela changed all six lives.
A Story Of Life
By P. Schneider
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Story of Life is a richly layered fable about a young girl’s coming of age as she experiences the transformation of society’s innocence. A Story of Life is brought to you by Mobile Poetry, a company dedicated to publishing quality content optimized for reading on mobile devices.
Rise, then Descend
By Nick Stokes
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A modern dispossessed man climbs a sacred mound that an ancient native civilization builds. They descend. Rise, then Descend, a short story, was first published in Crab Orchard Review, Vol. 18 #1.
1 Day
By Nick Stokes
Price: Free! Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A single mother teaches high school literature, parents her young son, and fights through a day. 1 Day, a novelette, was first published by the literary journal Prick of the Spindle.
The Territory (Prologue)
By Jordan Mulder
Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
Alaska, 1896. Three lone figures--one father, two sons--the McQuestens beat their way through a swiftly freezing wilderness as the cold overtakes them. Behind them lies Circle City, presided over by a warped Justice. On their trail is the malevolent bloodhound, LeRoy de Mantis, tasked with their retrieval.
Patos
By Rafael Castellar das Neves
Price: Free! Words: 81,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A saga de um jovem de espírito inquieto que, na busca de seu caminho, encontra-se diante de um novo "eu" desprovido de valores e de conduta questionável. Um novo "eu" descontrolado e perturbado que é submetido a um tratamento psiquiátrico duvidoso lhe revelando a pior e mais torturante fase da sua vida.