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Lifescapes
Price: Free! Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
'Lifescapes' is a collection of Pam Crane's versatile poetry, written over many years, observing 'life's rich tapestry' from her own doorstep to the troubles of the wider world. Her poems, written in many forms from rhythmic free verse to beautifully structured rhyme, cast a critical and philosophical eye on culture, climate and love.
Haiku & Senryu
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Haiku and Senryu are both tiny seventeen-syllable poems that paint a word picture of a moment in time and space. This Japanese form has been a favourite with Pam Crane for many years, building up into a verse journal - and often replacing a forgotten camera!
2032: The End Chapters 1-6
Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
When global war erupts every country is in danger of an attack on a massively deadly scale. Great powers collide in a devastating war of epic proportions in the first six chapters of the book.
Yep, That Was Me
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Alternative history
Back in 1970, an unmanageable Australian lad can't wait to see the world. After fleeing from adult supervision once again, he decides to hitch a ride on a DC-8 jetliner at the Sydney airport. It all starts off real well in the wheel well. But, then ... Closely based on a photo-captured real-life tragedy. Approx. 1100 words. If this tale were a movie, it would probably be rated G (all ages ok).
A Good Man And A Brave Man
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Cecil Packer was a farm labourer, a factory worker, a shepherd and a devoted family man from Wiltshire who like so many others was sent to France to fight for his country in the First World War, and never returned. Alan Gaunt, set about researching Cecil's humble life and finally established the tragic circumstances of his death at the age of 31.
Memoir
Price: Free! Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My biography from the time I was born until December 2016.My journey through life and the ups and downs I have been through.My lifetime involvement with music and losing it all due to a medical problem.My honest story of what I have been through up until this point.I hope any readers will enjoy it.
Forever
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,220. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A journey of heartbreak, longing and a crap ton of miscommunication. Jax and Skylar do everything to be together but every time they get close it seems the cruel fate of life and realism which lies far beyond what their teenage minds can comprehend has other plans for them.
Oedipus at Colonus (Director's Playbook Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Director's Playbook Editions help artists turn play scripts into productions, providing the interested reader with useful information. A play by master Athenian playwright Sophocles, and the last of his three 'Theban plays' to be wirtten. Oedipus, former king of Thebes, finds himself in great danger as a new prophecy comes to light involving him and the fate of the city where he once reigned.
Feels like Friday
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,580. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Determined to stay single, Evan rejects any notion of dating, that is, until he meets Jase. He uses every excuse he can think of, including age, to avoid dating Jase but realizes his feelings are growing. Just as their relationship blossoms tragedy strikes and Evan is forced to make a decision that will change his life forever. Will he do what his heart tells him or what his guilt demands?
A Fast Affair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,770. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The smell of gas, brakes, and grease was an aphrodisiac. A sudden tragedy robbed her of the family she loved. Ronni’s desire to drive faster and faster away from tragedy keeps her on the fast track to winning. Upon taking the checkered flag, Ronni heads to pit row and exits her race car only to come face to face with life’s latest challenge. Rafe Turner.