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The Carrier Pigeon by Thomas M. Willett
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
While out chasing each other, two children come across a carrier pigeon with a conflicting message that may put them in harm's way.
One Emma Way: If Houses Could Speak (Apan Series, Book 4) by Tiffany Apan
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
If houses could speak, what stories would they tell? In this Book 4, Tiffany Apan offers two short stories that delve into the supernatural, one titled Snowflakes and the other called Roommates. One is a rather heart-warming story about a little boy who gets his Christmas wish, and the other about a young college co-ed who ends up with a rather unusual roommate situation.
Letters To The Dead by B T Coll
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When a young soldier, Edward Chester, enlists in the army to fight for his country in 1915, he leaves behind his pregnant wife. Life is difficult in the trenches and his letters home describe the horrors of fighting on the frontline. Life back home is tough for those left behind and when tragedy strikes, it is decided that the news must be keep secret until his return. How will it end?
The Flames of Cyzicus: A Cassius Corbulo short story by Nick Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Set between the events of 'The Siege' and 'The Imperial Banner', this compelling short story follows Roman agent Cassius Corbulo as he investigates a mysterious series of fires.
Sci-Fi Wireless: Fail Caesar (A Short Story) by Scott Allen Fallbeck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As a centurion in the Roman legions, Lucius Gaius Severus has killed his fair share of men, but he’s never killed the same man twice…until yesterday. Length is approximately 4,200 words.
Episode 5 - Calum's Fort by Leigh Barker
Series: Clan - Season 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Clan: Season 2, Episode 5. Calum’s Fort A Bitesize 1-hour Read. Calum’s first meeting with the Shawnee nation was a disaster. But his new friendship with the shaman Catahecassa gives hope that they might not be slaughtered by the enraged Indians. They might yet reach Fort Massachusetts before the French battalion.
Unfortunate by Laura Stapleton
Series: The Oregon Trail, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Christian themes, but not Christian. Daggart is pretty loose with the swear words so if you are sensitive to that, please give this a pass. Daggart Bartlett, mean, villainous, terminally cranky. He had a routine of prospecting for gold, cashing in his ore, and drinking it up that night. Mary O'Brien, however, had plans for him. Is it possible that not even God can help this unfortunate man?
Fight and Flight - From "Short Cuts", a short story collection by Erik Boman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
In Kyoto, a modern-day businessman and a despairing samurai are separated by centuries – but joined by ancestry and a mutual watershed moment… _____________________________________________________________ Erik Boman is a writer from Oxford. He is the author of "Short Cuts" and was awarded the A.M. Heath literary prize in 2011.
The Diary of Emma Anderson - From "Short Cuts", a short story collection by Erik Boman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
During a stormy night, a wounded WW1 soldier arrives at a remote New Zealand spa. The refuge is a world away from the raging combat – but the battlefield will not give up its claims so easily… _____________________________________________________________ Erik Boman is a writer from Oxford. He is the author of "Short Cuts" and was awarded with the A.M. Heath literary prize in 2011.
Collision's Wake by Jeffrey Goff
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Morgan Harris is usually one step ahead of his enemies. Hoping to gain some time by fleeing home, he embarks on the grandest ship afloat. But fate is a tireless pursuer. Quite by accident, he finds himself crossing paths with forces beyond his comprehension. Or perhaps, it is no accident at all…
Reloj de arena by Alexander Copperwhite
Price: Free! Words: 6,720. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Alejandro Magno rompe el nudo gordiano y conquista la ciudad, pero los restos dejados tienen un poder inimaginable. Dos sacerdotes recogerán ese poder y... sólo unos pocos lograrán descubrir lo que ocultan.
The Sin of Witchcraft by Arlene Nassey
Price: Free! Words: 11,830. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This is a story based on a true account of what happens in a community when the leaders of the time decide that they will mediate the outcomes of situations that they cannot comprehend. To know that a God fearing community is concerned for the betterment of their surroundings and can actually do such a thing is unthinkable. The Sin of witchcraft brings you one innocent young girl's story.
Literature Help: Cold Mountain by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
W. P. Inman is the male protagonist of the novel. He happens to be an injured deserter from the Confederate army when the American Civil War is about to end. The novel tells the story of W. P. Inman and his beloved Ada.
Moonlight in the Valley by Wilson Harp
Price: Free! Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The little town is in danger, its people unaware of the threat they face. Blackclaw leads a pack of werewolves intent on slaughter and the full moon will soon shine in the valley. The quiet town is doomed unless a hero comes to their rescue. Moonlight in the Valley is a short story that brings the threat of werewolves to the old west.
The Hard Price of Freedom by Jason Wallace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
The son of Juan Hernań Valdez de Araya and a Caribbean slave, Eduardo, learn that freedom always comes with a price, and that price must be paid by those most deprived of it, the most desirous to have it. Some will sacrifice their all for the sweet embrace of it and for that of those dear to them. Only those that have known true deprivation can appreciate its loving reward.
Flying Under the Radar and Other Stories from the 50's by Bobby Everett Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
When the Cold War turns hot in 1959, LTGJ Bobby Smith, USN, and crew are chosen to deliver an atomic bomb against Communists forces in China. The plan is to fly "under the radar" at night to achieve a surprise attack. No one knows if a single engine attack plane can survive a nuclear blast which is five times the power of the Hiroshima weapon.
Baroness's Heart by Emanuel Grigoras
You set the price! Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » General
There is war, social structures that disappear and people who lived in those times. Of these people, some have followed their dreams by building a life just as they wanted it, ignoring history.
Le couronnement de Mademoiselle Pascal by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 40. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: French. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
La Star academy, The voice, et plus anciennement les radio crochets ne sont pas des nouveautés. Dans la Normandie du XVIIème siècle, il exista des festivités permettant de détecter de nouveaux talents, bien que le cadre, alors, était fort différent. Ce fut le cas des Puys aux Palinods que l’on organisait chaque année, principalement à Rouen, lors de la fête aux Normands.
Poisoned Arrows by Vellie Nicholas-Benta
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After Igneri-Arawak beauty, Barbe, and Xamba--the beautiful pubescent daughter of an Igneri-Arawak chief--are kidnapped from their West Indian village by Kalinago warriors, their lives become a series of island hoppings. Both fall in love with English settlers and unwittingly become triggers to the English-led massacres of thousands of Kalinagos on St Kitts and Antigua. Is there a curse at play?