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The Last AIDS Patient by Kendall Morgan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Tulabella Ruby Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Decades ago, a young man ran away from his family’s rural estate to the big city to find love and come out as gay. He returns years later to older relatives who are scared of him and one young nephew who wants to hear his story of love, lust, grief and loss and what it means to be a sole survivor in a land that has eradicated HIV and AIDS.
Alms of Freedom by Richelle Renae
Series: Read Write Ponder, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a woman visits a foreign country for the first time and heads out to the bazaar to purchase a gift for her host family, the host's son joins her to act as interpreter. The boy teaches her enough common phrases to allow her to communicate with the vendors, and not get swindled, but it isn't until she trips over an old crone selling wishes, that she learns the most valuable lesson of all.
The Dictionary Writer by Walter Rice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this story of literary suspense, all the English dictionaries in the world disappear, and the chief burden to write a new dictionary in a hurry falls on a quiet word-loving professor named Benbrook. He's never faced such a challenge, but after a rough start he answers the call with startling dexterity.
Proxy by Jason Mallory
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Literature » Literary(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Robots replace human workers, devastating the economy. Civil War begins as presidential hopefuls legislate amid corruption.
A White Crow by Richelle Renae
Series: Read Write Ponder, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Educational
Mac and Lisa are a young, recently engaged couple still working out the kinks of their new relationship and coming to terms with the challenges of living together in the big city. When Mac casually borrows the one item that Lisa attributes all her success to, both their lives are dramatically affected.
The Haunted Garden by Deanna Madden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,370. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What secrets lurk in the beautiful gardens of Briarwood? A woman exiled to a country house fears that her marriage may be falling apart as she tries to protect herself and two children who play in the gazebo from a sinister groundskeeper in this psychological ghost story.
We Fall Asleep So Early by Dean Blake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
As usual, Dean Blake creates a humorous yet poignant short story with a moral that’s almost impossible to shake off. In We Fall Asleep So Early, our young protagonist spends most of his days with his girlfriend Vicki, drinking, smoking and waking up a little too late. But something is troubling his mind; he can either take heed, or drink all of his worries away…
Gymee's Quest(ion) by Michael Philip Kashgarian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This is the story of a boy in search of meaning – of the f-word. It’s an endearing story of adventure, coming of age, humor, relationships, suspense and collective lexistigmatosis. Guaranteed to entertain or your freedom back.
Hail Mary: A Short Story by Amanda Linehan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Literature » Literary(3.00 from 1 review)
Bill just can't stay away. Every day he opens the doors, walks down the aisle, and lights his candle. Then he talks to her. Does she hear him? Will she talk back? He's not sure, but he knows one thing. He'll wait until she does.
Ensayos y errores by L. P. Lado
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: Spanish. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Una colección de ensayos, propiamente dichos y en diversos géneros, literarios o no. Ensayos, ensayos de poesía, de cuentos cortos, de todo un poco de un ecléctico personaje que gusta de expresarse a través de la pluma; a veces con acidez, otras con ironía, casi siempre con doble sentido y juegos de palabras. Sería un error no leer este libro de ensayos.
The Redesign of Tomorrowland by Bert
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011 by L.N. Smith Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The author uses amusement park attractions (themed for Disney World) to gently introduce new paradigms to a wide audience. His sources include experts in nutrition, economics, technology, and psychology.
Urban Light by Sharon Skinner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2010 by Brick Cave Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
We each make our own existance, at least that's one woman's thought until she meets proof otherwise... A short by Sharon Skinner.
The Millennium Box by K. E. MacLeod
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Pacific Northwest Writers Association fiction prize, this atmospheric novella was inspired by what the author found while hiking on San Juan Island in Puget Sound. Down a little used forest service road, there is a mausoleum with Knights Templar buried in it. All of this is public knowledge. But so much else is not known.
Johnny Angel by Cyd Paiva
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Can best friends survive having a crush on the same boy? Set in New England in the 1970s, one frozen night at the park becomes a life-defining moment in a young girl's life.
Nothing Goes Away (Short Stories) by Angela Amman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
“Nothing ever goes away until it has taught us what we need to know.” ~ Pema Chodron Angela Amman's debut collection of short fiction delves into the private shadows of three very distinct relationships. For these three women, there are lessons to embrace before they can release the turmoil which holds them back from hope.
The Story of Albert Ross by Scott Andrews
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: British English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 2 reviews)
'The Story of Albert Ross' tells the tale of a simple man who spends the vast majority of his time in front of his TV. It is delightfully dark, occasionally witty, oddly enchanting and brings new meaning to the term 'the power of television'. It's hard to say much more without spoiling the fun of reading it, so just get on with it and download it right now.
Repatriation by Kristina Howells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Repatriation is a short story about an oil refinary worker, who had to leave his long term girlfriend behind. When civil war broke out in Yemen it was a decision that made or broke their relationship.
Elegy by Georgiann Baldino
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Roger Nordquist hasn’t seen his mother in forty years, but suddenly gets a call, telling him that she listed him as next of kin. Roger never expected to have any news—but now hears the words ‘stage-four cancer.’ Despite compelling reasons to turn his back, Roger brings his estranged mother home.