Books tagged: short

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The Mask That Death Wore.
You set the price! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Set in the early Middle ages, this story follows two grave robbers running from death itself.
Quiet Falling
Price: Free! Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
How culpable are we in the events that define our history? Bob Bailey did not join the International Brigade in the Spanish civil war. Instead, he finds adventure at home in 1930's Cheltenham. Or rather, it is visited upon him as he becomes an unwitting accomplice in one of European history's most notorious air attacks.
Unhinged
Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
(5.00)
"Can you imagine a world without doors?" This sweet little picture book imagines how nice life would be if we didn't put barriers between us. For little ones everywhere!
The Dead Elf
Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(3.00)
Tragedy befalls a jolly December day when a Christmas elf falls from the top floor of a department store to the icy pavement below. But why was he up there and not on his shift? And could it be related to a string of thefts from the store? In this short story, Alma Easter, the cake-loving old-lady detective, thinks she knows the answer.
Bond Ambition (A Jamie Bond Mysteries short story)
Series: Jamie Bond Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Charley Alexander signs herself, and gal-pal Elaine, up for a cooking class with renowned Chef Machado, she expects a little fun, food, and wine among friends. But what she gets instead are catty classmates, surprisingly simple recipes, and the shock of a lifetime when she finds the poisoned body of one of her fellow culinary students.
Finding the Way
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Bridie McIntyre lives in Stromness, the Orkneys. She sees tall ships leaving for exotic locations and she would like nothing better than to have that life of adventure but girls like her marry, remain behind. She is tempted to give up her dream by the attentions of a Norwegian ships’ chandler, Oddgar. How will she reconcile her attraction to Oddgar and keep her dream alive?
Lessons From a Free Spirit
Price: Free! Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Lessons From A Free Spirit is about someone who feels non existent in life, and causes trouble. They are friends with a girl named Melanie who changes their outlook of life for the better. A story with love, loss, arrogance, and understanding.
Willie's Bad Hair Day (A Children's Book for Adults)
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.00)
Willie gets the sniffles and dies. The lesson is, well, I'm not sure...
Sacrifice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
Set in the Scottish Highlands, an eerie tale of a man alone, surrounded by darkness, voices whispering around him, as fate beckons. A powerful tale, of family, love and fear of loss. One man stands up for what be believes is right, prepared to sacrifice all for the good of others, and the end that none of them could imagine. A perfect horror story, to be read alone, in the dark, under the covers!
Dreaming Of July
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: Simple English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A short story about falling in love and a twist of fate.