Chimps with Nukes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Antenna Books. Category: Essay » Political
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In this compelling article, Jim Morris, a Vietnam Veteran, points out that the individuals making war decisions are often not the ones carrying them out. With the realization that only one Congressman's son served during the Vietnam War, Morris explains that, "The people will lose faith in a leadership that expends their sons and daughters like used Kleenex, but sends its own to Harvard and Yale."
Death of a Hero, Birth of a Legend
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Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Antenna Books. Category: Essay » Political
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Slightly altered from its original appearance in Soldier of Fortune magazine, Death of a Hero, Birth of a Legend tells the story of four men as they battle war and life. However, when one man, Vietnam Vet Rick Rescorla (a major character in We Were Soldiers Once...And Young), is tested during the attack on the World Trade Center on 9/11, the beauty of a true hero is shown.
As Long As She's Happy (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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Some blind people have a seeing-eye dog that guides them. Claire is different. She has a seeing-eye human named Barry, and this is a story of how far he'll go to keep her happy.
In Isolation We Are All Parasites
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Price: Free! Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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There is a story that floats around Norway, passing from ear to ear - of a man, an old musician, who lives alone on the isle of Spitsbergen, Svalbard, maintaining the largest Global Seed Vault on Earth. Forlorn with the death of his wife, he spends his days obsessing over the Seedbank, wasting away until bitter death greets. But death does not have to be bitter.
Get Ready!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Antenna Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
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A man lays on his deathbed, reminiscing about his past as a Vietnam War Paratrooper. As he remembers his past, his health begins to decline, leaving doctors to wonder how he's managed to live this long. Jim Morris manages to tell a story about the Vietnam War from the point of view that was silenced: the soldiers. This book will give you an insight into the Vietnam War and the men who lived it.
The Legend of Sarah Latham
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Price: Free! Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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Family reunions can be Hell. Nearly four hundred years ago, Sarah Latham and William Fuller disappeared without a trace. Legend has it she was a wicked witch and he was her demon. Legend also has it that whenever a Latham descendent reaches thirty years of age, Sarah comes to drag them to Hell.
12 White Lies
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Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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An even dozen tidbits of flash fiction dealing with the strange world in which we live.
Zenith
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Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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After living countless lifetimes an ancient being begins questioning the feasibility of continued existence. Unusual celestial circumstances set into motion a chain of events that forever alter this being's perspective.
Without You
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Someone banging on their door, wakes Rhoda and Don. Rhoda is worried, but Don plans to scold them for bothering him in the middle of the night. Things turn out slightly different for Don... and for Rhoda, too.
The Cry Bear
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Series: With Children in Mind, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: British English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
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Melissa is excited about starting school. She has a new uniform and feels very grown up. But when the classroom door opens suddenly she wants to go home. But once the day begins she makes new friends and, best of all, meets Bumble, the Cry Bear, who lives in the comfy corner and soaks up all their tears.
Spooky House
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Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: British English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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A perfect story for all who love happy endings. This rhyming story tells of a spooky old house and how an old lady makes things all better. With beautiful illustrations and a flowing story line this is perfect for children of all ages. A perfect Halloween story for the younger ones too.
Un giorno di ordinaria illegalità
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Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: Italian. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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La cronaca di un giorno di sciagure e strani incontri, di una crisi di coscienza, e di come una revisione scaduta e un’improvvisa voglia di ciambellone possano trasformare un cittadino più che onesto in un feroce criminale.
The Innis Reports: 6 Strange Shorts
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Price: Free! Words: 10,830. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Wildly hilarious, bizarre and unsettling... The Innis Reports: 6 Strange Shorts is a brutal but wonderfully fun ride into the HI mind. These odd tales never hesitate to reveal the ugliness and absurdity of the human condition. Ludicrous, surreal, brazen and piercingly satirical, no one is safe from Huxley Innis's lyrically weird assault on the familiar. And this is just the beginning...
The Survivor Chronicles: Book 4 (Chapter 18, Xander)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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The Survivor Chronicles: Book 4, The Risen is the fourth book in an ongoing serial story released every Monday. Unedited version. Cover art by EbookLaunch
The Future People
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Price: Free! Words: 20,580. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
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Kenneth and Savannah are classmates, regular teenagers, who are whisked away 50 centuries into the future to save over one hundred trillion lives and prevent the destruction of the human race. Only then will they be allowed to return home. And they better hurry, for time is running out….
Look Here, Hercules (a short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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Ashley wishes she had a dog! Then one day, a little terrier digs into her backyard—and the adventure begins. A story of love at first sight. PRAISE FOR TERI’S FIRST NOVEL, RIVKA’S WAY: -Sydney Taylor Notable Book "A rewarding read for the romantically inclined." School Library Journal "A simple but daring adventure." Voice of Youth Advocates
Verses
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Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
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"Verses" is a collection of short poems for the young and the young at heart who are on this quest called life in the hopes of finding some meaning.
Not in My Job Description
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Series: Avery Clavens. Price: Free! Words: 72,530. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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After seven years of nothing too exciting happening in the office, Avery Clavens is forced to go undercover with an agent she's pretty sure speaks the English language as interpreted by Martians. Can the two of them stop arguing long enough to get their man? Avery doesn't know, but dealing with Agent Barnes definitely isn't in her job description.
A Poet's Cry
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You set the price! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
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A Poet's Cry, written by Heather Sullivan is a collection of over twenty poems on various subjects, categorized under the headings, Praises, Prayers, Thoughts, Relationships, and Descriptions. All of these words, whether praising God, delighting in a friendship, or describing nature, were written to instruct and delight the reader, and, most of all, to glorify God.
How Jesus Crashed a Christmas Eve Mass - a Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
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What do you think Jesus would have to say if he walked into a church? Would he be able to reconnect with people? Would he get along with the priest? This book presents alternative interpretations of the Bible and Christianity. Reader discretion advised.