Find out the latest indie author news. For FREE.

General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Moon's Black Gold

    by Richard Peake
    Everett "Moon" Lunamin returns from battles in Vietnam determined to gain wealth and social status mining coal during the coal boom of the late 1960s and early 1970s. Moon struggles with his cousin George Landsetter, a reclamation officer, and surface mining competitors whose greed exceeds their ethics. He succeeds and marries his high school sweetheart, whose family accepts him because he is now wealthy. Moon becomes unhappy that his wife Susan enjoys his money but is unhappy with his efforts t... more
  • Patches the Cow Dog

    by Elizabeth I. Acree

    Patches the Cow Dog is based on a true story and tells the tale of a lone lost puppy amidst a herd of cows and how he comes to survive on his own. Mr. B, a cattleman of the area, rides his beloved horse Doubletime on the levee among his cows every day to be sure they are alright. One day, he sees a little white darting thing darting in and out among his cows. Mr. B cannot tell what it is so he tells Doubletime to go after it. Eventually Mr. B determines that it is a little puppy runn... more

  • Los pececitos aventureros

    by Vicki Riske
    Los pececitos aventureros is the Spanish translation of Fishy Tales, which was translated by Sonia Elizabeth Urrutia de Soto. Los pececitos aventureros is a picture book about a colorful school of fish, who love to swim and play in the ocean. While playing their favorite game, Marco Polo, the fish hear cries for help. The concerned fish are off on an adventure to save an Octopus and their ocean from a large trash island. Children are concerned about the environment that they are inheritin... more
  • Bonnie Blue Button is a Bully

    by Michelle Olson
    Bonnie Blue Button may be tiny, but that doesn’t stop her from being a colossal bully. Having been sewn on a beautiful dress with two other dazzling buttons, she’s become arrogant and cruel to other clothing fasteners. But, when the dress is left carelessly on the floor one night, Bonnie experiences a traumatic event that leaves her scratched up and covered in drool. Now unexpectedly shunned by her fellow dress buttons, she must apologize to those she has wronged if she wants to make new friends... more
  • Three Loves and Other Stories

    by Lata Gullapalli
    Myriad human emotions run their course through our lives, sometimes like the weather in England, in the course of a day even. What is the magic wand to be waved, for a newly wed couple seeking to discover each other; or a strictly brought up girl, to settle into a more interactive kind of relationship; or for a girl full of the gift of love, to find happiness? Would the soul really live on and revisit? Does professional excelling at work but a novice at speaking his heart, venture along the pa... more
  • Love and Impediments

    by Stefka Marinova-Todd


    A university professor’s sound theory on happiness is challenged by none other than an international soccer star.

    Marta Aneva, charming, self-reliant, and bright, is a university professor who does not seem to be living the best of lives. She is still saddened by the breakup of her long marriage, and when faced with new setbacks in her work, she fears that a coveted promotion will elude her as well. Marta takes a six-month leave from her university i... more

  • Ways of Man

    by Karen Kiefer

    "Ways of Man" is an irreverent political allegory of a divisive nation.  Two neighboring towns are divided by a river where civilized man and the law of the jungle meet.  Squatters, led by generations of the lawless Witey family, slowly consume the land west of the river.  Conditioning, lack of education and machismo envelop Erskine Witey III who rules the growing population of ne'er do wells with an iron fist.  Wendall Puxley, the savvy leader of the establi... more

  • Cindi's Chocolate Valentine

    by Beverley Reichman
    Cindi the Teenie Chiweenie wants to meet her new neighbor dog, Chip, but not in front of her friends...dressed like a Flamingo! Cindi doesn't like this holiday called Valentine's Day! In this outrageously funny story, meet some of Cindi's fur-friends and find out if she changes her mind about Valentine's Day.
  • Cindi and Sparkles Howl-oween Ghoulfriends

    by Beverley Reichman
    Cindi the Teenie Chiweenie and her BFF, Sparkles, BARK up a plan and convince Ms. Joan to make them the perfect costume for the local animal shelter Halloween Pet Costume Contest. Enjoy this fun and beautifully illustrated Children's book featuring pups and kittens dressed in their adorable costumes! You be the judge...who would you pick to win the contest?
  • The Arabian Nights’ Diversions, Volume 1

    by Iklil al-Bunduqiyyah
    Prince Ahmad violates a vow and brings about his kingdom's destruction. He's left to die on a desert island but is rescued by merchants who welcome him among them. He befriends one of the merchant's sons who becomes his best friend and ally. They set sail but a storm drives them to the shores of an unknow kingdom where they meet one of Ahmad's father's former generals. Both men, the only survivors, are recruited and have soon to face a terrible enemy. After much toil, and three terrible task to ... more
  • Cindi's Christmas Kitten Surprise

    by Beverley Reichman
    It's almost Christmas, and Cindi the Teenie Chiweenie wishes for two things she wants more than anything ...snow and a furry, fluffy playmate. She comes up with a plan to meet Santa at the Christmas parade. Will Santa grant Cindi's Christmas wishes?
  • Theo and Sprout: A Journey of Growth by Joseph Gergen

    by Joseph Gergen

    Sprout says she’s there to help him, to guide him. Theo, an introverted, teenage boy form a large family, is not so sure about that. He’s not sure about much of anything at the moment.

    You see, Theo is thrown into absolute uncertainty one morning after he has showered for school when Sprout suddenly manifests herself physically in his body. Is she a dream? A hallucination? That is what Theo grapples with as he not only sees Sprout in the mirror, the... more

  • Itchy Pants

    by Raven Eckman
    There once was a little monster named Booglie who was very lonely. His roommate, Henry, was scared of him and Booglie didn’t understand why. Booglie knows he’s different from Henry, but that doesn’t make him scary, does it? Perhaps, with the help of some itchy pants, Booglie can make himself less scary. Will it work, or will the itchy pants be too itchy to bear? Itchy Pants is the first “Booglie’s Adventures” book. Booglie will return for more adventures where he tackles everyday problems young ... more
  • Shifting Horizons

    by Sheena Billett
    Stories of lives lived and journeys taken The tales in the Shifting Horizons anthology of short stories and flash fiction feature a doomed wedding, the wrong funeral, various escape plans, a murder or two, a ghost and several inspiring gardens. Assorted characters journey into the emotional unknown taking the reader along for the, sometimes perilous, ride. Buckle up!
  • Best Friends Forever: A Puppy's Tale

    by Portia Y. Clare
    Scoopie has just turned four, and she is getting a puppy for her birthday! Scoopie and her new puppy, Sandy, become instant best friends. They play together, eat ice cream, and sleep in the same bed! But when Sandy falls ill, Scoopie is left with endless questions: What’s wrong with Sandy? Will she get better? When will we get to play again? With just one diagnosis, everything changes…. Best Friends Forever: A Puppy’s Tale is a tender, heart-warming story about love, loss, and everlastin... more
  • The Butterfly Pig

    by Mary Jenner

    Join Billie, a pig born with butterfly wings, on an adventure of trying to fit in and instead discovering the joy of himself and the beauty in everyone's differences.