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Acquainted With Butterflies: A Collection of Short Stories, Personal Essays & Poetry
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Editor, wife, mother, homeschool teacher and author, J.C. Wing has spent her life traveling, learning, teaching, experiencing, and doing what authors do best—writing stories and poetry from her unique perspective. This collection of short stories and personal essays offers something for every reader.
The Pepper Kid: The Life and Times of Ken Randall, Hockey's Bad Hombre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
History comes to life in this sweeping saga about the first captain of Toronto's original NHL team. Ken Randall's journey begins in the days of pro hockey's infancy as he toiled in over 100 arenas that no longer exist, won two Stanley Cups, and played with and against the early icons of the sport. You'll meet all the characters that wove the game...
An Act Of Random Thought
Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A collection of short stories ranging from plain odd to dark fiction and back to fantasy. Each story is a single thought in a different random day dream. They transport you from ancient Iceland to a future where the fate of mankind hangs in the balance, and, of course, a few places in between.
The Towns I Love So Well
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
There is an adage which states most aptly that home is where the heart is. This is true for me. An American president also once said, “I love them more whom I loved first.” I say this is true, even for places. San Manuel and Moncada are towns I loved first because these are the towns where I grew up.
Parks and Gardens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Parks and Gardens by Myles Holland is an autobiographical account of a young man's experiences in London in the eighties and nineties, principally as a Park Keeper at Avondale Park in West London.
Shaine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Inspirational
A Story Shiane Who kind heart girl who was broken her dream for mother business she was very brave trying do to lot things in young age A Story by S K Tank S K Tank first book and Episode one Written by R Browny Author S K Tank
Dawn of Liberty - Short Story Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Biographical
British forces advance upon a struggling colonial army. The time of decision has come. Declare independence, or give up the fight. The weight of a nation rests on Samuel Adams' shoulders as he joins the delegates of the Second Continental Congress. Can he raise the cause of Liberty above the fear of the King's wrath in the hearts of his countrymen?
The Somerset Underground - A History of the GHQ Auxiliary Units in Somerset 1940 to 1944
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 113,020. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
After Dunkirk and the fall of France in the summer of 1940, the immediate threat of a Nazi invasion of Britain caused a tidal wave of panic across Britain, and Somerset with its long coastline was seen as a target. Follow this history of Somerset and view its sleepy wartime in a new light and learn the secrets under the softly rolling hills and misty moorlands.
Solpadol
Price: Free! Words: 27,220. Language: British English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Solpadol is a story about self-destruction, drug dependency and unrequieted love. Taking place over the course of a single day, Solpadol is another semi-confessional, semi-fictional piece of work that blurs the lines between fiction and reality. This time, love is the overwhelming theme of the narrative, with much of the day revolving around a single conversation.
Aussie Larrikins
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: Australian English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
This is the first part of a 4 part series about the life of a larrikin Australian man. He grew up in a large, but poor Catholic family in a small town in central Victoria, Australia. Pete is the eldest of 5 boys and this story is about the true Aussie spirit and adventures.