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Twisting Topeka
Price: Free! Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
We each experience and envision our own version of Topeka. In these stories, 18 writers twist the past and future to explore alternate possibilities for our community. These stories will make you question what you know about the past and frighten you about what the future could hold. What if....? Read this collection from the 2016 Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Community Novel Project.
At The Court Of Charlemagne
Price: Free! Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Spring 1966. As the EEC matures, a young investigator is caught between two factions, each determined to impose their will on its future direction. Oskar Lustig must work out who is telling the truth about both the past and the future, and decide where his true loyalties lie.
Fab
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,030. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
'What if John Lennon had lived?' Murphy ‘Jagger’ Salmon - ageing hippy, part-time drunk and Rolling Stones fan, is on his way home from the pub when he accidentally saves John Lennon from the assassin’s bullet.
The Opposite Side Of The Road
Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
" I fell in love. It was as simple as that. Even though I was just a child. Even though the decision was hard to make. What the skeleton, in front of me, said needed no second to think about. I boldly stepped into the middle of the road, as a flash of pink took my life. I had no doubts in my heart as I died. I was willing to die for love." A flash fiction about parallel worlds and death.
Encampment: A Novel of Race and Reconciliation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,620. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In July 1913, Civil War veterans came to Gettysburg for a now-forgotten, week-long reunion that ended in a gesture of reconciliation between North and South. Encampment asks what if black veterans had been in attendance? What if not just blue and gray but also black and white had battled through their hatred and regrets, laid down their hurts and found a way to heal history?
Darwin: Origin of a Cookbook
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy
A 24-page comic involving Darwin, talking tortoises, and culinary exploration.
A Concordance of One's Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
Jim Nelson's first collection features ten stories introducing you to a unique and unforgettable menagerie of fictive worlds that ride the fine edge of what's possible and what lays just beyond, all while remaining intensely personal, human, and enjoyable.
Letters I Wish I'd Found
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
These are letters I wish I'd found. You'll find hearts longing for and minds wondering if only.
Ruined Cities
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,610. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The cities of humankind have crumbled, and the time of civilization is at an end. Nature reclaims what once belonged to it, while wretched creatures scrabble for the leavings of decay. The life of man is now solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short, trapped by the reminders of the past, and blessed with a barren future. Turn the page, and behold a majestic devastation.
Ancient New
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Visions of future past. Or is it past future? Fifteen tales will visit an Aztec future, a Victorian past, and many other enchanting worlds, each imagining a new take on what life might have been like, or perhaps what it might be. Exploring worlds populated by humans in the distant future and cultures lost in the distant past, Ancient New gives voice to fifteen up and coming authors!