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Meeting by Kristina Howells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Nothing was worse than being in a possessive and demanding relationship. For Anna it meant one thing, she had to leave him. But she didn't know how until her friend had the answer.
Hello From Kiev: Three Tiny Stories by Alex Frishberg
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Three short stories give the full flavor of life in Ukraine. “The Most Powerful Man in the World” is about the helplessness of world leaders when confronted with a wily Ukrainian man. “An Honest Lawyer” depicts the battle between a young, idealistic lawyer and an old, corrupt judge. “The Killer’s Life” shows why an aging champion fighter decides to give up fighting.
Life on the Outpost by Alex Frishberg
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Life on the Outpost is a story about one man’s struggle against an oppressive government. It’s a dark period in the nation’s history, when its leaders secretly drain the State Treasury. When an innocent man is arrested, his experience in the prison’s brutal system transforms him into a violent revolutionary, hell-bent on single-handedly destroying the corrupt government system.
Debt of Dishonor: A Norse Tale of Betrayal and Redemption by Matt Green
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » General
A story of tragedy and redemption in pre-medieval Denmark. A prince is discarded into shame before he is even born, and he must return from this exile to avenge himself and his shamed mother. Even when he becomes a great general, and gains power and favor with a king who does not truly realize who he is, there is still the exile inside him; a Debt of this Dishonor he will pay back.
If You Dare to Dream by Stephanie Blackman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,160. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Life in Hanover, MA will never be the same after details of widowed millionairess Patricia Withington’s will are published. A unique lottery, restricted only to Hanover residents, is going to take place that will change the lives of three families. And the startling twist at the lottery’s conclusion will have an impact that will go far beyond what anyone could have imagined.
Penelope Prim: A Novella by Robert Scott Leyse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,420. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A tale of propriety, dogged pursuit, and a dangerous double life. Prim (definition: Webster): stiffly formal and proper: decorous; prudish. Abbreviation for: primary; primitive.
He Who Conquers by C M Dyer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Daniel’s life spirals out of control when his father dies and his brutal uncle takes control of the family company. To overcome his uncle, Daniel must first learn that while life is not always fair, it is still worth fighting for.
A Table for Four by Yuri Alkin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Step 1: Log in. Step 2: connect with your old college love you haven't seen in ages. Step 3: find out he's married. Step 4: agree to meet for dinner. Step 5: hear that he's bringing his wife along and realize that you're single. Step 5: Cry help and ask a coworker to pretend to be your husband for one evening. Step 6: Find out it is not as easy as it sounds.
A Chicken in the Outhouse by Andy Wilkinson
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Coming of age(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Opp, Alabama, in 1937, was a boring place in the summer for a ten year old boy. Opp was short for Opportunity, a sad contradiction for a town that never developed beyond a series of small farms and ranches. But it was fertile ground for a kid with imagination and time on his hands, and young Billy Stacy had an abundance of both. And it would soon land him in trouble.
Dirty Genes by Esther Minskoff
Price: Free! Words: 81,440. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Abra, an intellectually gifted woman from a family with mentally retarded parents and siblings, is the family caretaker until she goes away to college severing all family ties. Sixteen years later she learns that her sister died starting her on a quest to understand why she abandoned her family. She falls in love with Adam who helps her cope with her view that she has "dirty genes."
Odyssey of an Octopus Junkie: A Dysfunctional Love Story by Tracey Winter Glover
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ill-fated and quixotic love story of Phoenix, the tormented drug addict and talented artist, and Hannah, the pathologically co-dependent daughter of a Holocaust survivor, and their cross-country odyssey to liberate a giant octopus who may be psychically communicating with Hannah or may simply be her escapist delusion. Addiction is powerful. Will either be able to kick the habit?
When I Come Home by Michael Grant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Balancing work and family, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Life is good for Nancy Cavanaugh. She's a happily married with three young children and one on the way. Then tragedy strikes. Just days after the baby is born, her husband is killed in an accident and Nancy’s life is abruptly turned upside down. With four small children in tow, she is forced to return to country she never wanted to see again to fight for a farm she never wanted.
Ultima Thule by C. A. Zraik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Smith & Smith Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(4.00 from 1 review)
Enter the Abyss at the moment of the Apocalypse. Meet the seven headed dragon. Be there as the moments count down to the end of all things. As Above, So Below... For more books by this author, visit her author page here on smashwords!
Running Over a Chinaman by Julie Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A tale about surviving in the web of trauma. Running Over a Chinaman explores the effects of repeated trauma on an otherwise sunny mind.
Dancing on Quicksand: The Collected Plays of Edward Pomerantz and an Original Screenplay by Edward Pomerantz
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 112,120. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Screenplays » Biographical , Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Adventure. That’s the key word here. Every play in this collection began with a question, a strong scene, image, or situation that haunted me, whose mystery could only be solved by writing it, moving step by step into unknown territory, emboldening me with clues and discoveries, as I moved forward, loving the danger of it, dancing on quicksand.
Fuerzas Violentas by Erasmo Sondereguer
Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 24,190. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2011 by Emooby. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Es la historia de una familia a través de varias generaciones. Un matrimonio con un hijo adolescente que se deshace. El padre, Roque, se va con otra mujer de nombre Rita. El hijo, Fernando, va en busca de su padre.
En Las Calles De La Eternidad by Andrés Ugueruaga
Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 78,500. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2011 by Emooby. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Cuarto libro de Andrés Ugueruaga. En las calles de la eternidad está fundada en varios capítulos que gradualmente van constituyendo un Todo, evidenciando el signo de nuestros tiempos: la falta de amor, las simulaciones y la soledad, el desarraigo y las posibles conexiones online con gentes de países que están “más lejos que la luna”.