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Point of a Pencil by Joy Bassetti-Kruger
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Do we really need to buy twenty-four pencils? a student asked. -No, not just twenty-four pencils, but rather twenty-four sharpened pencils, the lecturer replied.
Grace by Leonie Harlington
You set the price! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(5.00 from 1 review)
On March 17th, 1912, on his journey back from the South Pole and just thirty-one miles from One Ton Depot with its supply of food and fuel, Lawrence Edward Grace Oates left the tent which he had shared with four companions and went out into a blizzard. His last words, according to Robert Scott, were: ‘I am just going outside and may be some time.’ His body was never found...
A Late Monsoon by Barry Huggins
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas(4.00 from 1 review)
On the shaded veranda of a post colonial Bombay hotel, two men shelter from the pre monsoon heat. Their generations and ideologies differ but they share the same turbulent moment in time. As they muse on the consequences of their changing world, they confront each other with questions affecting each of their personal worlds; questions they would prefer not to face.
Mommy Don't Give Up On Me by Sonnquetta Wilkerson
Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Randy is a sixteen year kid living a double life to his family he is the golden child but to the streets he is a monster. Randy knows that it is only a matter of time before his mother sees him for who he really is. Discovering a poem wriiten by Randy his mother is shell shock and hurt the more she fights for him the more he pulls away. Will stephanie lose her son to the streets?
My Brothers Keeper by Naquan Harris
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A family car belonging to brothers Dave and Daniel, passed down from their uncle Jesse, was stolen by one of the most notorious car theft gangs. After a week has gone by and and no activity from the cops, Dave is ready to take matters into his own hands, suggesting him and Daniel take back the car back themselves. Although Daniel fears that this plan may not be brightest idea Dave has had.
Butterflies -but not the usual kind by Joy Bassetti-Kruger
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
At first, Jemma put the feeling of having butterflies in her tummy down to nerves, as she was going in for a job interview later that morning. Then when the butterflies persisted right through the interview and even afterwards, she began to suspect that she might be pregnant. She hoped and prayed that this was not the case, as the job she was going after was the job of her dreams.
Shine Your Eye by Sharon Abimbola Salu
Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Coming of age
Seni's older brother, Dele meets an attractive young woman on campus. Her name is Veronica. As Seni becomes acquainted with more details of Veronica, she believes that this woman is not who Dele thinks she is. Will her stubborn brother take his sister's advice or learn the hard way that a woman's intuition is often right?
The Pride of Howard County by Kevin Bachman
Price: Free! Words: 58,550. Language: American English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is the story of John Lincoln as he travels from the suburbs of Macon Georgia to New York City and finally to the Roger’s farm in Howard County Missouri. It’s on this farm a wayward spirit discovers a life he couldn’t have ever imagined, a place to heal and have his faith in mankind restored. With intense highs and crushing lows this is the story of the enduring nature of the human spirit caug
Fall On Your Knees by Rachel Gardner
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
After being wrongfully accused of committing a heinous crime against God, two brothers must decide to confront their crazy mother or fall on their knees and pray.
A Dirty Little Lie by William A. Guillen
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Girls? Secrets? Lie's? and Messages Kayla cook is a Popular girl in her school at Mesa High Hannah, Aria, and Emily are her friends Kayla makes a big mistake by throwing a firework to someone and makes her blind. Will Kayla have to Pay and Suffer? Will her friends find her secrets, and answers to Kayla's Disappearance or will they all suffer the same way?
Out of Order by Jonathan Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Charlotte is brilliant for her teenage years but her intellect doesn't serve her well. She's too smart for her own good and ends up homeless in the streets of a big city.
Charles Wallace's Favorite Toy by Jennifer Reynolds
Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American(3.50 from 4 reviews)
We’ve all had the fear while lying in bed, looking up, and watching it spin. What would happen if it fell? Can it really fall? How bad would it hurt if it did? Charles Wallace’s Favorite Toy is a short story that takes its reader through the normal life and thoughts of a woman who was unlucky enough to still be in bed when the unlikely happens.
A Flash in the Pan by Yvonne M Remington
Price: Free! Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The stories contained within this ebook are Flash Fiction. They are stories about everyday people encountering situations that they are faced to deal with the best way they can. Meet Nelson who wins a lotto ticket in "Lucky...Hell" and has to make a decision and other short shorts.