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Miss Lena Raven and Other Poems
Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Fifty poems steeped the human predicament, displaying in diverse ways, its demons, saviors and whimsies. Stop by for a coffee at Andy's Diner or Laura's Luncheonette. A drink at the Canopy Club, taste Olympia's fromage. Fill your lungs with smoke in Sarajevo. Visit the Sleeping Giant and Castle Craig. Fall in love with Lena. The essence of the beautiful is unity in variety. --W. Somerset Maugham
Mothership Zeta: Issue 5
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,140. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The fifth ezine from the popular podcast production company, Escape Artists, Mothership Zeta offers speculative fiction that has a focus on fun.
Julia
Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: Australian English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
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Julia is a young, whimsical story about an outcast named Elliot who wants nothing more than to have a true friend. When he meets Julia, he feels he has finally found one. But Julia is not all that she seems.
I'll Never Forget
Series: The Rosewoods. Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Read I'll Never Forget, this short story about Emmie in preparation for her book, This Point Forward which is out now!
Where I'm From
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
11 year old cellist, dancer, and illustrator Jayda Shaw's first published works of poems and short stories.
It's Not Dangerous... I'm Wearing a Seat Belt!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Humor and adventure abound in these six short stories about growing up in the country! The first edition of Joe Stout Writing's "Stories for a Cause," half of the profits from this book will be donated to charity.
Playing Out: Swings and Roundabouts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: British English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If Paul was a pigeon his dad would probably wring his neck. The runt of the litter, the youngest of five, he grasps at life. Children struggle with different and Paul is unique. He’s being raised by his dad on social welfare… It’s the 1970s, toys are crap and money is short.
The Piper's Price
Series: The Neverland Wars, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,610. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Peter is plotting his retaliation against the latest bombing. Neverland needs an army, and Peter Pan is certain children will join him once they know what is at stake. The lost boys and girls are planning an invasion in suburbia to recruit, but in order to deliver their message, they will need the help of an old and dangerous associate—the infamous Pied Piper.
Herman the Male Cow
Price: Free! Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
If you loved "Ole Yeller" and "Where the Red Fern Grows," you will love this! These are true award winning stories pertaining to Herman, the Male Cow, and his relationship with young Franklin Bryant, the author's uncle. Each story is a heart warming tale of young Frank and Herman, and the relationship and love that developed during the formative years of Frank's life. Inspirational.... Touching.
Argon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,020. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
After witnessing the local playground devour one of his friends, young Robbie buries the haunting truth in a bid for acceptance. When another child disappears, Robbie discovers a dark secret that threatens to tear the town—and his family—apart.