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My Year With The Gods - On The Beach by Holden Braithwaite
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A forbidden beach in paradise guarded by a ferocious tiger. When tall cool blondes with legs up to their necks, who smoke sweet-smelling weed and surf with the dolphins, arrive out of the blue on a horse which speaks Greek and flies, he knows things have changed.
Queen Sacrifice (a Saxon short story) by JJ Toner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
1934 Munich. All over Germany, the Gestapo has absorbed the criminal police and the brutal Brownshirts rampage on the streets unchecked. Buried under a mounting pile of cases immune from investigation, Kommissar Saxon concentrates on the case of a missing schoolboy. Then Hitler moves against the Brownshirts on the Night of the Long Knives…
Like Knights of Old by Eileen Gonzalez
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
Like Knights of Old is the inspiring tale of Alice Jung, a Chinese-American teenager who learns to take life's obstacles by the throat and squeeze until it gives her at least some of what she wants. Oh, and a sea monster. Can't have an uplifting story about overcoming obstacles without a sea monster, after all.
Aur Ant Me by OnlineGatha
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Or ant mein is a book inspired by the real life story of the author. The author wants to hide his identity and therefore published the book with an anonymous name.
Better You Than I: A Raised by Wolves Short Story by W. A. Hoffman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
A Raised by Wolves short story. The children of Will and Gaston teeter on the cusp of adulthood in the spring of 1685. The boys, Ulysses, Apollo, and Achilles, chafe at the restrictions and enjoy the privileges created by their parents’ unconventional choices.
The Night Watch by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A series of atrocious murders have the country up in arms. The killer strikes women in the slums at the dead of night, cutting their throats before they can cry out. A committee of tradesmen, fearing for their very livelihoods, set up a night watch to patrol the streets where the bodies have been found...
Tales In Time IV by David Rucker
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Time travel? Extraterrestrial visitors? Is it possible? What happens when ordinary folks in ordinary towns become accidentally involved, and then try to get back home? The fourth in a series. Good readers eight years of age and up.
Take a Chance by Valerie Orozco
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Each flash fiction and short story in TAKE A CHANCE involves characters having to face their issues both physically and mentally. So, either of them can survive to tell a tale of both action and adventure.
A Taste Of My Thoughts Our Flag by Steve Lake
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Historical » USA
A poetic thought on Veterans day for all those that have sacrificed. Serving our country is more than self. The flag stands for more than just freedom and should be respected not being tossed around and burned by those that aren't willing to do and to give beyond self. Please enjoy and happy Veterans day!
Alibi Interrupted by J.L. Pattison
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
TIME TRAVEL ALWAYS HAS ITS CONSEQUENCES When Stewart Hudson travels back in time to stop Lee Harvey Oswald from killing President Kennedy, things don't go as planned. Not only does Stewart unwittingly become Oswald's alibi, he also finds himself stuck in 1963 with no way home. When Stewart's future progeny attempts to intervene, everyone involved learns that time travel always has consequences.
The Glove. by Mark Abel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
A collection of short stories. The gloves tells the real story of the Moon landing conspiracies. Ice explains why sometimes a little less water is a good thing. Read Fortune Cookie before you risk ignoring a premonition. Peeper, do you really know who's watching you? Four stories to amuse and entertain.
An All Hallows' Haunting by Justine Dee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
Catherine would do anything for her best friend, including travelling to Mina's dying Uncle's home. But Uncle Reginald is the least of her problems as the veil between the worlds thins for All Hallows' Eve and the ghosts of the house come out in force. Can the restless souls find heaven or hell, or will there be new souls haunting the house for next All Hallows’ Eve?
Dawn: Fate Series Prologue by CK Stone
You set the price! Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016 by Christina OW. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
All Ashat wanted was to marry the love of his life Rosa, have several strong sons, and make his tribe proud when his time to be clan chief arrived. Jealousy and fate are about to change his plans. Baku, his lifelong arch nemesis, also wants Rosa and the chieftaincy that comes with marrying her. He will do anything, including murder, to gain what he wants. Who will win the hand of Rosa and become
The Nature of a Bird - A Short Story by Kellie Taylor
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Wren sits with a newborn on her chest, another beside her, and wrestles with memories of how she arrived at this point. She is at the mercy of a woman whose dissatisfaction with her own life fuels her cruelty, and a man for whom beauty cannot be appreciated without the presence of the abhorrent. In her impossibly unbalanced world, how can she be certain of her own nat
Graylands by Georgina Gregory
Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
This flash fiction received a commended award for prose in the 2016 Talus Prize. It looks at themes of longing, belonging and family, and was inspired by an article on the front page of The West Australian Newspaper on 9 December 1952: 'U.K. Migrants In W.A. Complain'.
The Secret Life of Bees | Summary by Summary Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In The Secret Life of Bees, the narrator’s voice is quite convincing as a 14-year-old girl. Sue Monk Kidd uses a straightforward style, adding small remnants of magical realism to incorporate the bees, as well as the strange string of events that brings Lily and Rosaleen to the Boatwright house. Using historical markers—like the Civil Rights Act
The Judas Effect: Book #9 Intrigue in the Russian Court by Joe C Combs 2nd
Series: The Judas Effect. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Erik von Straus is a young German, aristocratic, playboy in the late 1800s. When he loses his wealth, family, and friends, with no place to turn, he becomes a spy for the Kaiser. Erik now joins in a deadly game with American and British secret agents. He discovers the secrets he's not meant to discover as he travels the world. Creating his own team & gadgets to help him as he steals secret plans.
Roaring Twenties Cop, Mike Fargo's Own Story by Bill Gutman
Series: The Mike Fargo Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Roaring Twenties Cop is Mike Fargo's story told in his words. It's an introduction to the protagonist of The Mike Fargo Mysteries series. He describes in detail his Staten Island childhood in the 1890s, the incident that made him become a cop and the first time he had to kill. He also talks about Prohibition, the New York City of the Roaring Twenties, flappers, crime and some of his tougher cases.
They Marvel at the Star by L J Hick
Price: Free! Words: 8,220. Language: British English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Thomas is a member of the Fyrd and is recruited into Harold Godwinson's army to confront Duke William II of Normandy. He is befriended by a blond-haired man called Kauko as they march to war. Thomas has no time for lords, kings or gods of any kind but Kauko seems to have a large amount of time for Thomas. What does Kauko have planned for Thomas?
The Unknown Soldier by M. J. Logue
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.00 from 1 review)
Every year on the anniversary of the first battle of the English Civil War, the dead gather. But who remembers the names of ordinary soldiers?