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I-40, Wire to Wire by Mike Bozart I-40, Wire to Wire by Sep. 25, 2018 Free! 7,090 words Read a sample
A high-end burglary outfit finds out where a long-lost, multi-million-dollar Faberge' egg is being housed. Once the imperial egg is seized, it must go all the way from the Atlantic coast of North Carolina to the Mojave Desert in southern California. An eccentric waitress is encountered along the way, and puts an insidious monkey wrench into one 30-something male's best-laid plan. Film-noir-esque.
ماں تیرے نام by Sadia Khalil ماں تیرے نام by Sep. 25, 2018 $2.99 1,140 words Sample 20%
In the memory of my parents.
Geo by Darren Hobson Geo by Sep. 25, 2018 Free! 8,130 words Read a sample
We live in complicated times all that we are and what we do is connected with everything that surrounds us, any action will cause a reaction and no matter how hard you try not to interfere in other people’s lives it is totally impossible to do so.
Endurance by Gordon Endurance by Sep. 25, 2018 Free! 18,810 words
Over a long period of time, Homo sapiens had ravaged and ruined the Earth. Climate change and toxic pollution created environments that were deadly to the life-forms of the world. War, famine, and disease had decimated life on our planet. The only hope left for the continuation of the human species is to send a remnant of humanity on a starship to a planet in another star system to start over.
Introvert by RAMS Introvert by Sep. 25, 2018 Free! 2,240 words Read a sample
The story about an introverted character his lifestyle, work and a relationship.
Намисто by Olena Karpenko Намисто by Sep. 25, 2018 $2.99 4,240 words Sample 20%
Сбірка віршів талановитої української поетеси Олени Карпенко
Maison para Perros y Gatos by Lazara I Martinez Ferrer Maison para Perros y Gatos by Sep. 25, 2018 $5.00 2,250 words Sample 20%
En cuento No.1 “Sultán” , se evidencia el amor por las mascotas y lo que ellas representan en la vida de las personas, lazarillos, caninoterapia, o simplemente como perros de compañía, cuando la soledad busca filtrarse en la vida de los sujetos o tiene problemas físicos o psicológicos.
Phantom Limb by Reiko Scott Phantom Limb by Sep. 25, 2018 $1.99 6,920 words Sample 20%
I received my first cybernetic arm when I was eight years old.
Fake by Khali Raymond Fake by Sep. 25, 2018 $1.99 2,500 words
Behind every handshake and smile, may just lie quite the manipulator. What is the motive behind my envy?
Faq Blagues by Barakath Faq Blagues by Sep. 24, 2018 $0.99 4,360 words Sample 20%
Des blagues créatives et amusantes pour divertir et vous faire rire, comme une personne qui rit sans cesse.
The Silent Hill by mohammad Abdullah Riaz VII The Silent Hill by Sep. 24, 2018 $7.65 17,540 words Sample 20%
A Real Estate agent visits a town in search for the perfect land patch for his customers when he encounters the horrifying story of the Hill. He investigates & finds himself in pursuit with the Hill's deathly secret. A journalist listens to his story and in intrigued by this. So, will she too go there?
Frankly Frankie: 101 Creepy Rhymes for Little Monsters by Rusty Fischer Frankly Frankie: 101 Creepy Rhymes for Little Monsters by Sep. 24, 2018 Free! 3,300 words Read a sample
Frankenstein is a favorite Halloween monster, to be sure, but in this collection of 101 Creepy Rhymes for Little Monsters you’ll also find all your festive holiday faves, from little vampires to little ghosts to trick or treaters, candy, pumpkins and more!
Cometh the Reaper by Mike Casto Cometh the Reaper by Sep. 24, 2018 $3.99 15,540 words Sample 20%
Arizona Territory, 1872: A former Indian fighter and Yavapai medicine man form an uneasy alliance to rescue the people of Antelope Junction from another dimension.
Covenant Black 2019 by Dr. Steward 7K Lar Covenant Black 2019 by Sep. 24, 2018 Free! 5,120 words Read a sample
Oh yes! King Afronicias travels to Israel. Before he leaves, he gives the Black Hebrew Dossier to Pavilamo. Pavilamo is now in control of the Bafticomputer. This is the book that at least 10 of you can't wait to get your hands on. Will Pavilamo learn what it means to be a Black Jew?
The Moon 412 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 412 by Sep. 24, 2018 $0.99 5,020 words Sample 20%
Features work from Gary Every, Margaret Boles, Michael Estabrook, B.Z. Niditch, Geoff Stevens, Mather Schneider, Alan Catlin, Lyn Lifshin, Ellaraine Lockie, Paul Truttman, Dwayne Sapling, T. Kilgore Splake, Edward Lee, and Ali Noel Vyain.
Logan's Run: Black Flower #3 by Bluewater Productions Logan's Run: Black Flower #3 by Sep. 24, 2018 $3.99 50 words Sample 20%
Like a gladiator, Logan is forced to fight for his life at Circus. But an ally from the past gives him new purpose. But the Badlands are probably less safe than the Arcade; especially when forced to cross swords with another familiar foe. Logan’s game of cat and mouse ends with a deadly surprise that will alter his life forever.
Logan's Run: Black Flower #3 by Bluewater Productions Logan's Run: Black Flower #3 by Sep. 24, 2018 $3.99 50 words Sample 20%
Like a gladiator, Logan is forced to fight for his life at Circus. But an ally from the past gives him new purpose. But the Badlands are probably less safe than the Arcade; especially when forced to cross swords with another familiar foe. Logan’s game of cat and mouse ends with a deadly surprise that will alter his life forever.
No More Politics, Please!! (Gasps and a Conservative Holding an AR-15 Faints From Fear of More Political Discussion by Dustin Lewit No More Politics, Please!! (Gasps and a Conservative Holding an AR-15 Faints From Fear of More Political Discussion by Sep. 24, 2018 $1.99 700 words Sample 20%
A new collection of flash fiction, written by that snowflake Dustin Schuyler Lewit. Copyright 2018 by Dustin Schuyler Lewit. All rights reserved. Thank you everybody for supporting what I do. I love each and every one of you!!
House with a Black Door by Nick Wisseman House with a Black Door by Sep. 24, 2018 Free! 920 words Read a sample
Jarvis House deals with the death of one of its residents.
#21 Down Syndrome by Katerina Kakouri #21 Down Syndrome by Sep. 24, 2018 $7.99 3,460 words Sample 20%
Η κοινωνία των ανθρώπων αποτυπωμένη αλληγορικά ως ομάδα ζώων σ’ ένα αγρόκτημα συνυπάρχει αρμονικά.Ένα κορίτσι, η Φοίβη, διδάσκει το σεβασμό και τη φροντίδα.Τι συμβαίνει όμως, όταν την αρμονία αυτή διαταράσσει η διαφορετικότητα και τα χαρακτηριστικά της; Αν είσαι πιο ψηλός, πιο δυνατός ή αν έχεις Σύνδρομο Down; Τι εγείρεται; Τι απειλείται;
Abra-ca-dabra! by Frankie Lassut Abra-ca-dabra! by Sep. 24, 2018 Free! 12,340 words Read a sample
I don’t like giving my stories away, except with the sort-of-promise that I reckon you might enjoy this one. What I will tell you is: the story is about a plumber who is very good at his job. When he finishes though, he’s a couch potato. His wife is an overweight office worker who buys him a pressy. That’ll do.
The Lost Star by Susan Lower The Lost Star by Sep. 24, 2018 $2.99 17,380 words Sample 20%
When a star, named Ursa, lands in Mitch's backyard, he must choose between helping her return home or proving to his friends she really exists.
Mother Promise by ERENHAN ÇOBAN Mother Promise by Sep. 24, 2018 Free! 410 words Read a sample
It's a short story that understands that kids shouldn't be talking about their mothers.
Mother Promise by ERENHAN ÇOBAN Mother Promise by Sep. 24, 2018 Free! 410 words Read a sample
It's a short story that understands that kids shouldn't be talking about their mothers.
Helen and Sara by ERENHAN ÇOBAN Helen and Sara by Sep. 24, 2018 $1.00 2,110 words Sample 20%
This story tells the funny events of two little girls who are not mothers. Children are beautiful tales that can be read before sleeping
NEW LİVES by ERENHAN ÇOBAN NEW LİVES by Sep. 24, 2018 $1.00 4,610 words Sample 20%
In the pollute world, the quest for a new planet begins to get rid of life, where life is so difficult.
NEW LİVES by ERENHAN ÇOBAN NEW LİVES by Sep. 24, 2018 $1.00 4,610 words Sample 20%
In the pollute world, the quest for a new planet begins to get rid of life, where life is so difficult.
NEW LİVES by ERENHAN ÇOBAN NEW LİVES by Sep. 24, 2018 $1.00 4,610 words Sample 20%
In the pollute world, the quest for a new planet begins to get rid of life, where life is so difficult.
Chicken in the Oven by M. C. Arvanitis Chicken in the Oven by Sep. 24, 2018 $2.99 970 words Sample 5%
What in the world would make a chicken smile? When Farmer Dill came to the chicken yard to choose the fattest chicken for her Sunday dinner, and when she waved her chicken hook at BFC, short for Big Fat Chicken, he certainly wasn't smiling. What could he do to convince her not to choose him to be her Chicken in the Oven?
2016 - 2013 by Sami Salkosuo 2016 - 2013 by Sep. 24, 2018 $14.99 3,750 words Sample 15%
A collection of nearly three hundred poems, written during a time of personal crisis. When I look back at the words... Some of the words are quite good, some too embarrassing to read, but all reflect what I saw, heard, felt, thought, imagined or otherwise experienced at the time of writing.
Elephant Answers by M. C. Arvanitis Elephant Answers by Sep. 24, 2018 $3.99 990 words Sample 5%
Spend a day at the circus with a little elephant who answers questions children ask, such as what do elephants do at a circus? What do they wear, what do they eat, do they have fun, and where do they sleep?
The Sunken Bungalows by Chris Reynolds The Sunken Bungalows by Sep. 24, 2018 $4.00 160 words Sample 20%
A new story from Mauretania Comics, "The Sunken Bungalows" is a mysterious dream of a life. Plus in this package there are two bonus stories. One: a long story from the Cinema Detectives is "Mysteries of the Island" about strange goings-on in post-Brexit Birmingham, the other "On Top of Time" is a dream of a happy day!
Ashleigh's Adventures - Part Seven by Selbryth Lannigan Ashleigh's Adventures - Part Seven by Sep. 24, 2018 $1.50 18,230 words Sample 20%
Ashleigh and Cori continue to intercede on behalf of the young Duke and Duchess, their special qualities allowing each royal to indulge their secret desires. But the t-girls worry that they may become permanent fixtures in the palace - that is until a chance encounter brings a possible solution.
Bomboman and The Pirates of the Gulf of Guinea by Dozie Nzewi Bomboman and The Pirates of the Gulf of Guinea by Sep. 24, 2018 Free! 1,880 words Read a sample
This is a story about a lawless outpost in the Gulf of Guinea on Nigeria's western coastline, a haven of pirates hitting international shipping traveling the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of West Africa. It is a tension-filled story in which the business of a drug dealer clashes with the activities of international pirates.
Gregoryi Tales -The Lady Of The House by Sam Lann Gregoryi Tales -The Lady Of The House by Sep. 24, 2018 You set the price! 1,820 words Sample 100%
Incidental stories of the world of The Summer King portion of The Winter Queen and Summer King.
Діалоги з тишею by Olena Karpenko Діалоги з тишею by Sep. 24, 2018 $3.99 6,570 words Sample 20%
Сучасні вірші талановитої української поетеси Олени Карпенко.
Tales that can be described before sleeping for children by ERENHAN ÇOBAN Tales that can be described before sleeping for children by Sep. 24, 2018 $1.00 1,520 words Sample 20%
He tells the two little girls who lost their mothers the fight against their stepmothers
বরফায়িত স্বপ্ন ও পৃথিবী by Shamim Al Mamun বরফায়িত স্বপ্ন ও পৃথিবী by Sep. 24, 2018 Free! 11,950 words Read a sample
একটি কল্পবিজ্ঞান কাহিনী।
Flushed by Chris Miller Flushed by Sep. 24, 2018 $0.99 5,900 words
You’ve had a bad day before. We all have. But Marty is in a whole other level of shit. Literally. Following a drunken night of sex with the office secretary, Marty’s guts are rebelling after his personal hangover remedy, nachos with jalapenos and hot sauce. Marty has to go. And he’s got to get across the office to do so.
Strong, Certain and Alone: Poems in the Voice of Isaac Newton by Rosemary Aubert Strong, Certain and Alone: Poems in the Voice of Isaac Newton by Sep. 24, 2018 $4.99 8,080 words Sample 20%
Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727) is considered by many to have been the greatest scientist of all time. His studies set the stage for all subsequent examinations in the theories of physics and astronomy. These poems, written as though in his own voice, show him to be a person much more at ease in searching for answers to the mysteries of the universe than to the secrets of his own heart.
A Still, Small Voice by Anna Tan A Still, Small Voice by Sep. 24, 2018 $0.99 6,650 words Sample 20%
On her eighteenth birthday, Hono is to be crowned Queen of the City of Winter but the Dragon disrupts the coronation ceremony with a peculiar cry: Listen. Listen. Listen! There is one more task to free the City of Winter of all enchantment—and Hono must listen carefully for it.
The DNA Chronicals Saga Book 1 by William Greenough The DNA Chronicals Saga Book 1 by Sep. 23, 2018 $1.19 1,070 words Sample 40%
What would I donate my power to? Every one does something with their talents, what would I do?…. If I lived that long. One thing would be sure, it’s gonna be one long 48-hour night.
Corren's Arc by Jon Hartley Corren's Arc by Sep. 23, 2018 $4.00 11,210 words Sample 20%
Mount Saint Helens in Yellow Stone National Park is a dormant super volcano, well overdue to erupt. Following the disaster which wipes out the monetary markets of the developed world, England struggles to maintain its international investments. The country's long dormant Monarchy rises to meet the challenge. But with overpopulation and a reliance on oil, deviant political tactics rewrite history.
Weird Tale About Politics Again (Sorry folks!! Believe me!!) by Dustin Lewit Weird Tale About Politics Again (Sorry folks!! Believe me!!) by Sep. 23, 2018 Free! 210 words Read a sample
A semi-political sketch from the Liberal Mind of Dustin Schuyler Lewit. Copyright 2018 by Dustin Schuyler Lewit. All rights reserved.
Don't Read This Book, Chapter 10 by Benjamin Gorman Don't Read This Book, Chapter 10 by Sep. 23, 2018 Free! 6,260 words Read a sample
Magdalena Wallace is the greatest writer in the world. She just doesn't know it. When three witches inform a thousand year-old necromancer that Mags can write a novel so powerful it can bring an end to human civilization, she's kidnapped and forced to write the book. Rescued, she's on the run with the manuscript - and the fate of humanity - in her backpack, and a lot of monsters hot on her heels.
Instinct and Morality by Latoria Nicole Instinct and Morality by Sep. 23, 2018 Free! 4,980 words Read a sample
Have you ever regretted not listening to your parents? You knew it was wrong, but you did it anyway. We just don’t live long enough to make every possible mistake, so it’s important that we learn from others. If you’re looking for a compelling read, this will be a one-page burner that you don’t want to miss.
The Hairless Chihuahua Who Saved America by SAMM The Hairless Chihuahua Who Saved America by Sep. 23, 2018 $0.99 3,120 words Sample 5%
A short story about America from the eyes of an American who often isn’t viewed as one. Written by a Veteran of the 10th Mountain Division, "He's a Mexican." One who has probably done more pushups for his Country than the arm chair patriots who have staked a claim to “I’m the real American, you are not.”
PREVIEW: Second Chances - An Oaktown Story by Jenny Lynn PREVIEW: Second Chances - An Oaktown Story by Sep. 23, 2018 Free! 12,810 words Read a sample
A tale of love and redemption. Grace wasn't sure if there was such a thing as second chances for someone like her. She had done things in her teen years that she couldn't undo...and she wasn't sure that she'd want to. When she turns twenty, Grace decides it's time to return home to the small Mayberry-like town of Oaktown, Tennessee to make things right with her young daughter, Brooke, whom she'
Cuentos de Niños Extraordinarios - Güeyitas by Emilio Insua Cuentos de Niños Extraordinarios - Güeyitas by Sep. 23, 2018 Free!
Cuentos de Niños Extraordinarios es un libro hecho por estudiantes de la Universidad Casa Grande, que recopila maravillosos cuentos hechos por niños y niñas de casas de acogidas de la ciudad de Guayaquil, Ecuador. Estos cuentos son el resultado de talleres educativos, de narración e ilustración acerca de la convivencia responsable con animales de compañía.
Out of Curiosity by Chloe Monet Out of Curiosity by Sep. 23, 2018 Free! 6,300 words Read a sample
OUT OF CURIOSITY by Chloe Monet is a collection of three seemingly unrelated short stories. Although the genre of these tales range from fantasy to science-fiction, drama to action and adventure, the underlying theme of curiosity is shared throughout.