Books tagged: damsel in distress

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The Long Night
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A life altering event makes Alexander Burney pick up and move away for good... and totally swear off women. When he discovers a damsel in dire distress, will he act quickly to help her, or will he keep on trucking, and mind his own business?
The Knight in Black Tuxedo
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
"You're as plain as plain can be" said the father to the daughter, in front of her prom date. Could anyone survive the weight of such crushing words?
Pachyderm and the Cheerleader
Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Pachyderm is an overweight superhero who protects the citizens of Midway. When he rescues a beautiful pro football cheerleader, she falls for him...which leads to danger when his enemies find out and target her.
The Adventures of an Imagination
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: American English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
In the city of Paris in 1940, a young girl named Hannah uses her imagination to escape the harsh reality of a war-torn Europe and into a medieval comic fantasy adventure where she must join a knight and his sidekick on their quest to save a princess and defeat evil.
Captive Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Book 2 from THE WARRIOR MAIDS OF RIVENLOCH Trilogy -damsels in shining armor! Helena of Rivenloch has fire in her heart and battle in her blood, and she’s desperate to save her youngest sister from a fate worse than death...marriage. When Helena fails to slay the bridegroom, she abducts his right-hand man, the witty and dashing Sir Colin du Lac, and Helena soon finds her own heart held hostage.
The Not So Great Escape
Series: The Permanent Man, Episode 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Forever Young Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
THE NOT SO GREAT ESCAPE. Though Clyde Calvin’s gang took him captive, Patrick Hold has confirmed Calvin held Takoda’s wife, Chimala, hostage and plans to sell her on the Indian slave market. Now Patrick is determined to escape Calvin’s grasp and free Chimala. But doing that is easier thought than accomplished, especially since failure could end with Chimala’s death.
Revived: Part XX - Journey's End
Series: Revived. Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Kammani finally reaches the end of the line, the final destination signifying the last goodbye to her long dead husband. Her hopes that this ending could lead to a new beginning with Shaozu seem doubtful as he looks towards a new direction...
The Adventure of the Jigsaw Dragon
Series: Team Girl, Book 13. Price: Free! Words: 28,640. Language: American English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Eile, as the fighter and thief Braveheart, and Sunny, as her magic-user partner White-Lion, are playing a scenario in the online role-playing game Otherworld. They have been hired by a powerful count to rescue his young wife, kidnapped by a dragon. However, there is a snag; the mission won't be as simple as it sounds. This is a short story, with a Preface and Sample Excerpts.
Differential Damsel
Series: Sir Differel Van Helsing, Book 14 · Team Girl, Book 7 · Dreamlands, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 19,090. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Someone has kidnapped Differel's Dream-husband, Victor Plunkett, and has demanded a huge ransom for his release. She has no intention of paying, and she mounts a rescue operation with the help of her BFFs, Eile and Sunny of Team Girl. If he's unharmed, she might not kill them. This is a short story, with a Preface, a Bonus story, and Story Excerpts.
The Adventurous Feminine Mystique
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
The best stories are the interplay of the best characters. Discover the secrets that shape adventure fiction's most memorable female personas.