Lessons in Eating Soup
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Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Michal is a young boy longing to be reconnected with his father who escaped Poland during the communist 1980's. This short story explores the innocence of childhood set against a bleak and frightening environment. It also offers a glimpse into cultural identity, how it can encompass the simplest of things, things that are often lost or left behind in the process of moving on.
The Wicked Heroine
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Series: Immortality Archive, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 120,760. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The world is about to change. But who will dictate the future? The Shanallar, a woman cursed with immortality, plagued by guilt and driven by revenge? Or the Hand of Power, determined to bring back the golden age of magic? And of more immediate concern to the Shanallar's young quest companions, will any of them live to see it? Book 1 of 2.
Words
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
What does it take for a man to say, "I love you" out loud? Certainly the woman he loves can tell from his actions. And if she can tell, why must he initiate those words? Words explores new love first from his point of view, then hers. A sensual read, guaranteed to make you seek out that special someone in your life.
The Rabbi and the Vampire (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Although Vampires are found in many cultures, this is a short story about the Jewish origins of the Vampire legend as found in the Torah and Talmud which has entered into literature. The information in this regard is factual, as was the treatment of the Jews I describe in the late Middle Ages, just before the advent of the European Enlightenment in the early 1800's.
Be the Monkey - Ebooks and Self-Publishing: A Dialog Between Authors Barry Eisler and Joe Konrath
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Price: Free! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » ebook readers
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Bestselling authors J.A. Konrath and Barry Eisler discuss ebooks, self-publishing, and the future of the industry, in this 25,000 word dialog.
A Flash of Inspiration: A Collection of Very Short Stories by Indie Authors
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Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
What happens when a bunch of authors challenge each other to write lightning-fast stories? A Flash of Inspiration! In one hundred words or less, twenty-one writers titillate, beguile and enthrall your senses with stories ranging from the sublime to the macabre. #3 of Anthology ( Kindle's download ) as of 5 September 2011
A Holland Kiss
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Price: Free! Words: 69,370. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Dutch and Tulip are in love and famous because of it. Yet they've never even kissed. As the world's largest Dutch kissing couple, Dutch and Tulip are the larger-than-life version of the cute little statues you see in people's yards. But when a storm damages Dutch, Lily Mein knows she must save them and her dream of marrying beneath the 57-foot couple.
Glitter
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Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
I kept tripping over my feet, tripping over my words, and eventually gave up talking all together. You continued to smile anyway.
Olivia's Secret Wish
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Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
For her ninth birthday Olivia is given a plump brown gerbil in a glass cage. He isn't exactly the pet she'd secretly longed for, but first Olivia must show how responsible she can be. Arriving home from school to find the cage left open, a trail of footprints crossing the table and the gerbil nowhere to be seen, Olivia fears her secret wish can never now come true. Age 8 and over. Illustrated.
The Infinite Jeff: A Parable of Change - Part 1
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You set the price! Words: 60,400. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Stanley,an out of work tech writer,is unsatisfied with the meaning in his life. Of the 3 places he feels should have meaning,religion,work and family,only one gives his life purpose: family. In PART 1 this starts to change. Out of desperation to support his family, he takes a contract job across the country. He can't afford to fly so he takes a cross-country journey. Everything changes.
The Red Flyer
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Memoir of a boy, his dog, a red Flyer wagon, & a shotgun. A short story of a young boy in the late 1920s who sneaks out with his dog to go hunting. A taste of Bob's style & a glimpse into who he is. Entertaining for young and old.
The Dreamer's Scars
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Price: Free! Words: 111,440. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Captured at the fragile age of nine, Bronwyn suffered five years under the cruel Natsia. Unhindered by her tormented past, she escapes a frozen land ravaged by a racial war between the witch clans. Thriving under the love of her sisters, Bronwyn forges a bond that opens her eyes to the beauty in darkness. Within that darkness she uncovers many terrifying secrets that set flame to the stagnant war.
Even the Clocks Stopped
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Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
There are times when honouring a promise can be harder than we expected. Jesse has always been the epitome of integrity and good judgement, until a tragic event pushes her to the brink of moral bankruptcy. During the final weeks before losing her ten-year-long battle with cancer, Leila had one last request. And now, honour binds Jesse to a promise she wishes she had never made.
The Bloodstone Oracle
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Price: Free! Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
When Druid magic is combined with that of an ancient clan of Witches, the outcome could be more than either faction bargained for.
Lore of the Underlings: Episodes 1 & 2 ~ A Door to the Lore
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Series: Lore of the Underlings. Price: Free! Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Welcome to Lore of the Underlings. In these first episodes of the Lore, curious strangers cross the daunting wilderness of Syland to find a folk long hidden away. Though the folk resist, the strangers draw them into a devilish mess nonetheless. The leaders of the folk and their forces, the Guard, must face the sudden fear that they have grown weak in their long isolation. [Second revision]
El arte de vivir del dinero ajeno
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Series: Las Pecuniarias, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 34,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Ricardo sale de vacaciones unos días. En un pueblito de pastores hará una serie de inesperados descubrimientos sobre el lugar, sus gentes, sobre las finanzas y sobre sí mismo. A medio camino entre la narración y el ensayo filosófico, el libro aborda los fundamentos de la financiación, trazando meridianamente la distinción entre aquello que se conoce por inversión y lo que es simple especulación.
Love Covers - Grieve if You Must But Find Your Strength in Love
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Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A collection of poems in memory of my mother. Loss of a loved one is THE major life changing event. In my own grief process, I found myself searching desperately for writings that would help me to begin to heal. These poems represent a time early in my personal journey of healing. If you are here because you are hurting, I hope my words will bring you some measure of comfort.
Emily and the Best Mother Award- An Emily Adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
When Emily's school announces a parent-child games day, Emily and her two best friends are very excited about it. When Emily finds out that her mother is unable to participate though she is very disappointed. With some bad luck and a lucky save, Emily ends up having a very dramatic day indeed!
Death
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Price: Free! Words: 30. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
If you could have a conversation with Death, what would you want to know?
Home Free
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Price: Free! Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
When her marriage goes belly up and Alex Jordan finds herself back in her hometown of Minter, she figures the worst she’ll have to deal with is the fixer-upper house she’s stuck with and the unending disapproval of her mother. Instead, her brother and her high school crush end up on the wrong end of a murder investigation, and the only way Alex can help them is to team up with a convicted felon.