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The Beach Misses You: A financial fable for happiness and internal peace by Steve Rhode
Price: Free! Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
In turbulent economic times often the hardest thing to find is a corner of peace and happiness in the middle of money troubles and worries. The Beach Misses You is a core financial lesson wrapped in a fable to help the reader understand where happiness can be found when it comes to finding a solution for the stress, worry, and desperation that debt can bring to our lives.
No Roads Lead to Rome by R.S. Gompertz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Historical » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It’s 123 AD. Steeped in humor and history, this quixotic saga chronicles the clumsy schemes of an inept governor and his shadowy advisor, a superstitious centurion's struggle to save his faith in the faded ideals of the Republic, and a young rebel's reluctant vow to change the course of history. All are pitted against the Gods, the Emperor Hadrian, and the decline and fall of nearly everything.
The Interview by Shane R Daley
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Business(4.33 from 3 reviews)
As he applies for a position within a private space exploration company, Samson Tyler finds that it pays to be prepared for an interview...
MBA for the Mafia by Kunal Sharma
Price: Free! Words: 41,770. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
Nakul, a newly minted MBA, takes on a life replete with wealth and glamour when he joins PanAsia, an investment bank. Along with a dream lifestyle in the swankiest of Mumbai backdrops, Nakul also inherits a life threatening situation resulting from a chance encounter with the Mafia. Nakul can fight this war only if he reflects on the very essence of life. Contact the author - firstname.lastname@example.org -
Ogoun's Bomb - A Novel by Pentland Hick
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010 by Bondage Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Adventure » General
Ogoun lives in Maronterre, a fictional country between Haiti and the Dominican Republic in Hispaniola: Voodoo country, where the Ogoun family are notorious on the black side. Ogoun is planning a coup at the time of the Cuban missile crisis, and when Khrushchev is forced to pull his nuclear missiles out of Cuba the ships carrying them have to pass the next Island, Hispaniola. A plot is hatched...
The Whole Kitt & Caboodle: A Painless Journey to Investment Enlightenment by Susan Laubach
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Educational
The best, least intimidating introduction to stock market investment for novice investors 11 and up. Readers follow the adventures of investment rookie Missy Kitt as she seeks employment from a down-and-out brokerage house and its floundering CEO, Mr. Caboodle. As she learns the secrets of the business, so too does the reader, as Kitt's ideas lead to a company turnaround.
The Sheep Thief: How Anyone, Anywhere, Can Make a Positive Change in Life by Al Walker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,170. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010 by Tremendous Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
Several hundred years ago in a quaint village in Italy, two young men were caught stealing sheep. They were immediately taken to trial before the town judge, found guilty and, there in front of their fellow villagers, were given their sentence. Al Walker utilizes the parable of The Sheep Thief to remind us that anyone, anywhere can make a positive change in life.
The Program by Jules Okapi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010 by White Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Business
A successful, beige-wearing businesswoman makes an art of minding her own business, blending in, not making waves. But after hundreds of identical business motivational conventions, each with their own system for getting ahead, maximizing her potential, executing success, demonstrating excellence…she meets someone who offers to show her the evil pattern behind it all. Sort of.
Southern Man by Connie Chastain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,130. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Business
Southern Man takes readers from the hills of Appalachia to the University of Alabama during the Paul "Bear" Bryant era; from staid New England to drug-drenched and sex-saturated Haight-Ashbury in the Summer of Love; from the glittering skyline of Atlanta to moss-draped south Georgia -- and reveals what can happen when a good man becomes the object of lust and the target of vengeance.
Placing Stones by Christopher Hodges
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,700. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
A young professional and family man is conflicted and unhappy. Though away on a reward business retreat he is distracted by thoughts of home. A celebrated guest speaker then awakens his sleeping ambition. Frustrated and excited he escapes to a coffee shop to think. Befriending an eccentric mentor he begins a fulfilling journey, and learns to “Achieve without regret and sacrifice without envy".
Stopwatch by Jacob Magnus
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
Corben Jatthew gets it done. That's Corben's motto, and he's built a successful consulting business by following it, but when he takes the Stopwatch case, he soon finds he's running out of time. Can Corben get it done? Find out in Stopwatch, a short story.
The Deadly Trade by Ken Morris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
While researching a local biotechnology firm that has just exploded into flames, financial analyst Tim Mack begins to untangle a lethal web of deceit. A frightening, secret triumvirate of mass murder intricately combines a high-finance broker, a Middle-Eastern terrorist organization, and a dying biotechnology firm willing to do anything to keep afloat. Fast, scary, and very, very real.
The Politics of Consumption by Adam Wasserman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Imagine a world where the outcome of political debate is arranged beforehand. Imagine a world where we are too busy working to care. Imagine a world where we get to feel good about ourselves. A farcical depiction of the struggles between the world's power brokers: the Holy Man and the Politician, and later on the Capitalist and Communist as well. They must eventually come to an end...
The Old Firm by Richard F. Challis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011 by Steve Challis. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Fiction » Literature » Business
The Old Firm is the story of how the genial, generous and gregarious George Charlesworth, master painter, manages to find enough work to feed his family and keep his men employed during the Great Depression of the 1930's. This is closely based on the Author's own father and his company. One difference is that Gregory Challlis had 10 children.
These Fragile Things by Jane Davis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,990. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business(5.00 from 1 review)
As South London, still reels from the riots in Brixton, Graham Jones, an ordinary father, grows fearful for his teenage daughter Judy who faces a world where the pace of change appears to be accelerating. But even he cannot predict what will happen next. A series of events is about to be unleashed over which he will have no control, and the lives of his family will change forever.
Melange and Other I.T. Stories by Peter Hassebroek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
Classic and modern influences blend in this diverse collection centred around the corporate world. It examines the conflicts, foibles, and occasional heroics of modern office life. Essential reading for those working in or with I.T. departments.
Million $ Class by Jim Pointguard
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,420. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Jim Pointguard's last period class is small, but with the obnoxiously loud (and unforgettable) Kee-Kee and the sleeping giant Earvin, he struggles to keep control. Eventually, in an effort to motivate his students, Jim decides to teach a lesson about money. The students love the lesson, which leads to other lessons about money and success. Soon, the students are pushing to reach a $1,000,000 goal.
The Damned Company by Elliott D. Rosewater
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,470. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 by FOG INK. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
The Damned Company is a humorous look at corporate life and all pathological behaviors associated with the business world. Loosely based on Dante's Inferno, The Damned Company is designed to entertain anyone familiar with the sometimes farcical nature of the corporate world.