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Hometown Heroes
Price: Free! Words: 42,540. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Inspirational
A wounded warrior, an Afghan émigré, and a Latino 'illegal' overcome distrust and discrimination through their common love of baseball. If you like this book, please consider contributing to one of the listed military friendly charities: Gary Sinise Foundation (https://www.garysinisefoundation.org/); DV Farm(http://www.dvfarm.org/); NVHS (http://www.nvhs.us/). Tell them Joe Gribble sent you :-)
Destroying the Wrong
Price: Free! Words: 49,920. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"Destroying the Wrong is a story of friendship, survival and love." -Review "The author makes you laugh with the sentimental moments that occur between not only best friends but sisters of the sort, Kat & Alyssa, you cry at the heartbreaking moments that occur also in this book. You will shout out in frustration as certain points too, well I know I did." -Review
A Faerie's History of Caledonia
Price: Free! Words: 31,700. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Much more history than fiction, this is a factually accurate tale of Scotland and of her strange, northernmost region: Caledonia. But it is told from the perspective of one of the Wee Folk. So it reveals connections that have eluded or been ignored by many human historians. Here are the dramas and tragedies that have soured Scottish history. But here also is chivalry and hope to inspire us all.
Seven Years After
Price: Free! Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
After returning from a disappearance of seven long years without a trace, Charles Smithson is brutally murdered. The question is by whom. The suspects range from a group of desperate men who were allegedly chasing him to obtain secret information the victim possessed, to members of his own family. Detectives Carson and Brown must unravel the mystery that led to the young man's demise.
The Buffalo Nickel Five Stories of Short Fiction
Price: Free! Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Five short stories about growing up and growing old and what happens along the way. What would you do? How would you react? Do you know enough now to make the decision? Have a read and see how you feel when you are finished. You just might be surprised.
Andrea's Secret
Price: Free! Words: 114,080. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
In early 1974, a pregnant Andrea Steedman leaves home to conceal the birth of her daughter Mary Therese. A few months after she has given birth, depressed and confused, she agrees to an adoption under highly irregular circumstances. Twenty two years later on her deathbed, Andrea reveals the existence of her daughter to her wealthy brother Warwick, who promises to find Mary Therese.
One Department
Price: Free! Words: 113,240. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man who is set up by police for a "justifiable homicide" declares war, and sets out to exterminate the entire one department that tried to murder him.
In a Daze
Price: Free! Words: 28,090. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Elijah Whipple received noticed of his mandatory retirement from the armed forces on his forty-fifth birthday. Since that downturn, it’s been one setback after another.
Lily of a Day
Price: Free! Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Brenna is a neonatal nurse who burns out after caring for too many dying babies. After evaluating her life, she buys an old house on the coast in hope of recovering. She begins to dream about a mother who has lost her baby and wonders if her house is haunted or if some other force is at work. After falling for an EMT who involves her in more medical crises, she has to decide what's most important.
Retirement Projects
Price: Free! Words: 41,840. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
Adrift in his new world of leisure and searching desperately for Enlightenment, a recently retired school teacher finds his life turned inside out by some new acquaintances, including his wife of 25 years, a crusty and menacing ex-cop, a coven of knitters, the Girl Upstairs, and a hyperactive canine.
Can I Have A Second Chance
Price: Free! Words: 86,430. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
What is the worst thing that could happen to a person once they die? That is right, they would go to Hell. But, what would happen once they arrive in Hell and they started to pray for a second chance? Would God hear their prayers or would He act as if He does not hear them at all? In my book, that question and many more will be answered when Gene goes to that terrible place called Hell. Jump
Wild Duck revisited
Price: Free! Words: 27,550. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Classics
It all starts with an old friend, Gregers, returning home after a long journey. His arrival leads to unprecedented turmoil as the main character, Hjalmar, has to decide what to make of his life. This is not easy as things have changed a lot in the north since the age of Ibsen... In fact, everything has changed.
Software Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 45,660. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Arriving in the big city one may find oneself lost, especially if one is to come across an elusive man like the baron, who never reveals himself. Yet there is no escape from destiny as the events unfold, and the protagonists confront each other for multiple showdowns that are to change their lives and the course of history.
Gunslinger - A Jessie Carr Novel #2
Price: Free! Words: 60,260. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Gunslinger (Jessie Carr #2) Jessie Carr, a man haunted by the ghosts from his past, only these ghosts are real. Feeling he is finally free of his past life Jessie is suddenly thrust back and forced to confront an enemy he never knew even existed. How can one incident in a life turn a law abiding citizen into a killer, maybe it can’t, maybe that was something inside Jessie all along. But after f
Imagine There's No Heaven
Price: Free! Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Urban
(2.00 from 1 review)
Eighteen years since she was kidnapped by terrorists, a rebellious teenager discovers his mother may still be alive.
DreamVision
Price: Free! Words: 21,330. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories that will feed your imagination. These stories will introduce you to a world where things aren't quite as they seem. There is also a taste of poetry.
Clean Slate
Price: Free! Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A man finds himself in the midst of his morning run with no identity and no idea which way is home. Even when he finds it, re-entering the life that has been erased from his mind isn't that simple. He has to piece together answers to mysteries about his relationships, his past actions, and maybe his character. And he must ward off the danger he discovers he has set in motion.
Back(stabbed) In Brooklyn
Price: Free! Words: 60,410. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This Hollywood star is washed up after a series of sordid, drunken mistakes, and returns to his Brooklyn roots after decades of success. What he finds is not the nostalgia he expected, but a group of hardened guys with grudges to match. The gang all finally meet up at a dive in Chinatown, but instead of a warm reunion the deep resentments of the past turn into exploitation and deceit.
The Fly Caster Who Tried To Make Peace With the World
Price: Free! Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Sports
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Making peace with the world, sooner or later most of us have to. But how? Ian Mac Bride's way begins in 1909 when he watches a fly-casting tournament and dreams of becoming a great fly caster. But soon Ian experiences personal tragedy, and then is appalled by the slaughter of World War I. Torn by grief, Ian loses faith in the world - until, almost by accident, he finds a way to come to terms.
The Past or The Coming Future
Price: Free! Words: 86,350. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The Past or The Coming Future is a fiction novel about the End Times. It tells the story of an elderly couple that accepts Jesus as their personal Savior right after the Rapture. It will take you step by step through things that happen just before the rapture and the 45 days right after the rapture. This first book, in a 3 book series.