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Maggie's Moon
By Andrew Hinkinson
Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Maggie is an old woman who has spent her entire life working to heal others; now she finds herself on the run from an angry righteous mob...
Elizabeth's Letters
By Sandranetta Nellum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Elizabeth replies to Mr. Darcy's letters with some of her own.
The Pro Station
By John Nicholas Datesh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
Strange bedfellows, Yanks and Brits needed something more than P-38's or Spitfires for protection in 1942 Shrewsbury. They really needed The Pro Station.
Venture Capital, one Mans Journey Toward Redemption In The Midst of Turmoil
By Peter Red
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(2.00 from 1 review)
Entrepreneur David Bell has lost it all. His job, his reputation. Dissatisfied with his life he decides to travel, only to crash land during one of the worst floods in Mumbai history. Can he survive the flood and find redemption at the end of it all? Based on the floods that occurred in Mumbai in July 2005, Venture Capital is one mans journey toward redemption in the midst of turmoil
Ready Reference Treatise: A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court
By Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 54 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 75. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court” is a comic satire which reveals the sixth century England and it medieval culture through the perspective of the central character Hank Morgan.
Over The Edge Of Time
By Dean Peake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: American English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Tony and Lora were on the vacation they'd been planning for ages. A trip to the Grand Canyon was supposed to patch things up between them and bring a new start to their failing marriage. But after arriving, Lora began to suspect there was more to this trip than a quiet get away for the couple. Tony seemed to have more in store. Before long, they were on a quest.
A Tear For Sarah
By Ken Mink
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the story about a young Kentucky woman who in 1862 finds herself in dire straits because her husband is away from home serving the Union Army in the Civil War. She has been left alone with her small daughter and finds she cannot cope with her problems so she decides to take her child on a harrowing journey to his military post and bring him home. Based on a true story.
Snow White and the Seven Digital Dwarfs
By David Barth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a fiction story of how the world’s largest computer company succeeded in the computer mainframe industry while other, smaller companies perished. It is a dry, technical treatise and is not recommended reading for the average word consumer.
The Scapegoat Part Two
By James Currie Currie
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this short sequel to "The Scapegoat", the author calls upon his skills as a Master Mariner and Marine Accident Investigator working for US and UK Marine Underwriters. He uses them to great effect; unpeeling the layers of romantic rubbish to expose the political and legal machinations employed in deciding the fate of the captain of the SS californian.
Justice Comes to Sorrow (Sorrow #3)
By Jack Bates
Series: The Sheriff of Sorrow, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When the hangman was found murdered and Jenny Primm discovered missing, Sheriff Caleb Haskell setout with his deputy, Nils Frosen, to track down the suspects. There were now three murders and the execution of an innocent man was drawing near. He needed answers and instinct told him that he was on the right track to getting the truth. [A Novelette]
The Attack in Cappadocia
By Catherine Jaime
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Cappadocia is under attack from marauding soldiers during the Byzantine Empire. This short story follows a mother, a group of kids, a priest and a soldier as they react to the attack. The story was inspired by a trip to the region of Cappadocia (Turkey) with its history and unusual geology.
Savitri's Garden
By Fyzal Ally
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Book 1 - A journey from India to Guiana, 1838
Assassin in the Abbey - a short story
By EH Walter
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
My Christmas gift to you in 2012. An assasin and an assasin catcher play a game of cat and mouse at the coronation of William I on Christmas day 1066.
Life Adventure
By David Barth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a fiction short story about a family that escapes Hong Kong by waling out after the Japanese occupation in 1941.
Covered Love
By Robert C. Waggoner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A little bit of fiction based upon a lot of fact is this story of family and reciprocal love. Another view might be that life and marriage as it should be; as it once was; as I remember it; and as I'll never forget it. The story was passed to me by a close relative. Hope you enjoy it.
Tales of the Wild West - Cowboys
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The men who ride the open range of the far West are known under a variety of names: vaquero, range rider, mustanger and buckaroo, but the name most commonly known is cowboy. The nature of a cowboy's work demands independence and toughness. He is a man of action; yet the long, lonely hours spent in the saddle provide ample time to develop a unique outlook on life.
Tales of the Wild West - Grandma's Stories
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Grandma grew up on a farm and, at a relatively young age, she fell in love and married Grandpa. They moved west, found the opportunities to their liking and together they raised a wonderful family.
Tales of the Wild West - Grandpa's Stories
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Great-grandfather has witnessed so much change in his life. When he was a boy the horse and buggy was the mode of transportation. He has lived to see aviation progress from a few barnstorming pilots hop-scotching across the country to jet aircraft thundering across the sky. And he was sitting there that day, in front of the television, when men walked on the moon
Stranger Stan
By Robert C. Waggoner
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Stranger Stan, in this short story, is about life during the Great Depression of the 1930's in America. A time of hunger, sorrow, depression and hope was a rare commodity. To maintain one's dignity, required metal and physical strength unequaled for the times. Stan was the 'stranger' of the times.
Tales of the Wild West - Gunflighers
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The names of the gunfighters are legendary: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Doc Holliday, Jesse James, Billy the Kid, Pat Garrett, Henry Plummer, Bat Masterson, Wyatt Earp, Wild Bill Hickok.... These men, and others like them, epitomize the image of the Wild West.