Find out the latest indie author news. For FREE.

General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Why Christmas Is Cancelled: Santa Spells It Out

    by Ron Roecker
    Santa has HAD it! For generations, he's received letters from children all over the world telling him their greatest wishes for Christmas. With every new tech gadget, gizmo and goody, Santa would receive fewer and fewer letters. Now, his worst fears have come true: not one, single letter from anyone all year long. Without any letters, Elves have nothing to build and reindeer have nothing to haul, so Santa decides it's time to give the world a much-needed reality check about the role technology p... more
  • WHY BALL WOULDN'T BOUNCE (Six of One, Half a Dozen of the Other)

    by Ron Roecker
    This is a story about Ball who desperately wants to fit in with the popular balls but feels totally alone because he doesn’t bounce like the rest of them. It doesn’t matter how hard he tries to change; he still gets laughed at or ignored. Deflated, Ball rolls far away to hide his bounce and his tears. Eventually he meets the unlikeliest of new best friends who gives him a birds-eye view of what it really means to be unique. Because of their differences, the two friends learn valuable lessons ab... more
  • Why Men Are Suspicious of Yoga

    by Robert Isenberg

    A romp through modern life that will bring a smile to every reader.  As "robear" sees it, "Political books will make you sad. My book will make you glad."  Enjoy this feast of funny stories.  Your outlook will never be the same.

  • The Adventures of LadyCakes

    by Bess 'LadyCakes' Charles
    The main character, Rosie, is a young girl who develops her passion for baking all while showing her compassion for others. Through failures, she overcomes and succeeds in sharing her creation with others. The Adventures of LadyCakes teaches children positive social skills and creates social awareness of the everyday problems that the 21st Century child faces. The Adventures of LadyCakes is sure to teach and motivate young readers how to think of situations and obstacles differently and find so... more
  • Celestina the Astronaut Ballerina

    by Donald Jacobsen
    Celestina is a brilliant little girl with a big dream - to be the first girl to walk on the moon. But, she bullied by classmates and teased by adults, and starts to lose hope. Miss Stella - a new teacher - arrives in the story and inspires Celestina to be anything she wants to be. In the end, Celestina surpasses her goal of walking on the moon and ends up being the first person to walk on Mars. The story closes with an image of Celestina dancing on the red planet. This story teaches children (a... more
  • Water Damage Restoration Tulsa

    by American Cleaning & Restoration
    Dealing with water damage? Call American Cleaning & Restoration today to find out how we can help you with water damage restoration in Tulsa. We offer a 24-hour emergency response, 7 days a week!
  • Malicious Mates

    by Raz Andrews
    After a breakup from hell, Jackson Young's demons are taking him out to party in this darkly satirical novel from down under. Six years ago, Jackson traded nights-out with his mates for nights-in with his girlfriend. And never looked back. With a job selling life insurance to the elite, and a girlfriend to go home to, Jackson has everything a man of these times could hope for. Until one dark and stormy Friday night in Melbourne, Australia, he doesn’t. Thrown back into a vicious city, he's f... more
  • The Shadows Come

    by Melinda Viergever Inman
    Germany threatens all of Europe. Millions have died. President Woodrow Wilson makes the declaration that the United States must enter the Great War to rescue our allies. Congress approves. Our story begins.  In America’s heartland, everyone hunkers down to provide food for the world and resources for the war effort. A draft is necessary, and all young men must register. One by one, these are called to war. With this threat looming, Prentis and Avery raise the necessary horsepower, cultivate t... more
  • Our Friendship Matters

    by Kimberley B. Jones
    Leah and Sasha are 17-year-old friends who had been close to one another since elementary school, but as the summer approaches they find their friendship tested in ways that they had never anticipated. Following graduation, Sasha’s privileged life and perception of the world around her is suddenly altered when an old childhood friend persuades her to join in a campaign against an injustice, when his best friend is killed by a cop. But joining the protest has unforeseen consequences for Sasha, ... more
  • A Leg in Oklahoma City

    by Greg Hoetker
    "No one can say this story is not true." So begins this debut novel, a work that took more than 20 years to conceive, research, and write. A story of passion, pain, and memory, this work also attempts to solve a loose-threaded mystery trailing like a fuse behind one of the greatest domestic acts of terrorism in American history-- the epicenter of which was, and still is, the heartland of Oklahoma City. Compact, multifaceted, and historically adept, A Leg in Oklahoma City will keep you wond... more
  • Troubles of our lives

    by Marie Mera
    It's a collection of short stories, all fictional and of different sub genre.
  • 9781732958500

    by Brook Allen
    Young Marcus Antonius's father dies in disgrace and he yearns to restore his family's honor during the final days of Rome's dying Republic. Marcus is rugged, handsome, and possesses abundant military talent, but upon entering manhood, he falls prey to the excesses of a licentious society. His whoring, gambling, and drinking eventually reap dire consequences. After a series of personal tragedies, Marcus must come into his own through blood, death, and sacrifice. Once he finally earns a military c... more
  • Promises to the Fallen: A Vietnam War Novel

    by Glyn Haynie
    In the jungles of Vietnam, innocence is the first casualty of war... Nineteen-year-old Eddie Henderson is a private in the U.S. Army. His parents are deceased, and he has no one in his life except his platoon brothers—Porter, Rocky, and Professor. His fellow soldiers are his family now. But none share a bond as close as he and his best friend, team leader Mitch Drexler. In the heat and jungles of Vietnam, each man does the best he can to survive. Battles are fought, friends lost, and promi... more
  • Beneath the Same Stars: A Novel of the 1862 U.S.-Dakota War

    by Phyllis Cole-Dai
    August 18, 1862. On the Sioux reservation in southwestern Minnesota, Indians desperate for food and freedom rise up against whites in the region. Sarah Wakefield, the wife of a physician, is taken captive with her two babies by the warrior Ćaske. As war rages, little does she know how entwined their lives will become. This is the gripping story of two people, caught between worlds, who are willing to do almost anything to defend those they care about—including each other. But the drama is big... more
  • A World So Bright and Dark

    by Sara Ellie MacKenzie
    Lizzie Colleen MacDougal seems to be a normal teenager. She hangs out with her friends, tolerates school and thinks about love, annoying her siblings and being free from supervision. But her dreams and life clash constantly in a thoughtless rage around her. It makes her question who she is in trying to remember what truly happened, the concept of forgiveness and to cope with the aftermath of heinous abuse and self-harm.