Cake
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Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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A short story about the power small gestures have over tragedy and despair. Heartbreak and the hope that can follow, shattered dreams and the possibility of giving birth to new ones, all accompanied by the perfect piece of Cake.
Bypass Gemini
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Series: Big Sigma, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,780. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
In a distant future, Trevor "Lex" Alexander was shaping up to be the next great race pilot until a fixed race got him banned from the sport. Reduced to making freelance deliveries, he thinks his life can't get any worse. That's when a package manages to get him mixed up with mobsters, a megacorp, and a mad scientist. Now his life depends on learning what their plans are, and how he can stop them.
Cupid's Maze
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Price: Free! Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
A short story - Sean has popped the question and dreads the drive across the bleak Kansas landscape on Valentine's Day to announce his intentions to his fiancee Janet's parents. When he sees a sign for a corn maze, he pulls in for a momentary reprieve. Little does he know what a mistake he's made.
The Magic Bag
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Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
A successful and wealthy doctor hides a secret he's kept for years. He's loved by all... even his special patients. This is a 600 word short story.
The Best Friend
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Blood is everywhere and the only one who can help you is your best friend. They can see into your thoughts. They know your deepest, darkest secrets... they know you better than you know yourself. This is a 600 word short story.
Sophie's Secret
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Series: Whispers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 39,260. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Sophie Sinora and her BFFs struggle to keep their strengthening paranormal powers secret while trying to fit in at school. Her teacher's suicidal thoughts, a threatening locker bully, a teasing school flirt, her hormonal pregnant sister, and the tension between Sophie and her friends, only add to her problems. Hopefully, she can fix them in time to save her teacher's life and her social life.
Just Beneath the Surface I
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Price: Free! Words: 66,040. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
When Kendall Berkely takes a look in the mirror, she not only desperately wants to run away from the stranger staring back at her, she also knows that her days are numbered. She can feel it in her bones, and has the bruises to prove it. To make matters worse, Kendall will soon discover that her seventeen year old daughter, Diamond is on a path nearly just as dangerous.
Brian: Faded
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Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Brian is a faded rock star, still trying to cash in on his childhood fame. But when he meets former hippie, Rain, he gets more than he bargained for. This story contains content that is not suitable for children.
Saving Wishes
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Series: The Wishes Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 102,720. Language: Australian English. Published: May 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Second Hearts (Book two, The Wishes Series) Available now. Storm Shells (Book three, The Wishes Series) Available now.
COLOSSUS
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Price: Free! Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
A short story about the far distant future and the remains of a once powerful mechanical man and the long dead human who once controlled it.
Smashwords Book Marketing Guide
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Series: Smashwords Guides, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
(4.89 from 128 reviews)
This popular book marketing primer shares easy-to-implement advice on how to market books at Smashwords and major ebook retailers. It starts with an overview of how Smashwords helps promote an author's ebook, and then provides 41 simple do-it-yourself marketing tips. The book is useful to all authors, even those who don't yet publish on Smashwords. Updated August 23, 2013.
Christmas Jack-o'-Lantern
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Price: Free! Words: 94,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(4.89 from 36 reviews)
Jack, the ‘pumpkin king’ of Halloween is a supposed bad guy, whom we love to hate. Yet, when we see him whipped by devil’s henchmen till bleeding causes him to faint, we pity him. When he becomes the linchpin of Halloween and Christmas worlds, and sole protector from devil’s ruthless takeover, we start rooting for this dark hero. Can he avoid excruciating death and succeed against impossible odds?
Bewitching the Werewolf
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Price: Free! Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.89 from 19 reviews)
When witch for hire, Megan Stephens, is assigned to help the local werewolf pack leader find a mate, she thinks the job will be easy. Get in, get it up and get gone. But when she meets Zack Connor, she realizes her future might have a lot more dog jokes in it than she ever imagined.
Twisted Shorties
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Series: Twisted Shorties. Price: Free! Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(4.89 from 19 reviews)
From the inventive minds of the writers on Gather.com comes a book... a book of odd short stories, with fiction astonishing and intriguing, and yes even creepy. Writers such as Sheila Deeth, Barbary Chaapel, Tracy Fabre, and Douglas J. Westberg bring you tales of romance, sci-fi, fantasy, horror, whimsy and a bit of lilting poetry. Come, and take a peek inside the world of... Twisted Shorties
Eden, Dawn
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Series: The Chronicles of Paradise, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,520. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.89 from 19 reviews)
Plagued by the gory memories of Earth’s final days, the loss of his parents, and awakened feelings for a girl his best friend loves, seventeen-year-old Ristan Abel finds himself plunged into a cauldron of turmoil and treason on a brutal, unforgiving planet. Trying to rescue a clan in chaos, he discovers the truth about mankind’s mortal enemies, and the human traitor allying with them.
Bubba and the Dead Woman
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Series: Bubba, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,040. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.89 from 18 reviews)
Bubba is a good old boy with lots of problems. His ex-fiancee is deader than a door nail and everyone thinks he dun did it. His house is haunted. His mother is running an illegal gambling ring. His dog likes to bite people too much. And he's got to find out who really did it before the sheriff throws him in jail...again. This novel has been recently revised.
Terminal Sunday
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
The last day on earth, same as any other.
Demon Lord
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Series: Demon Lord, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,330. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Seven blue wards have imprisoned the Black Lord in the Underworld for aeons. Now he has stolen a human child and made him a mortal god. After eighteen years of torturous training, Bane sets forth to break the wards with aid of a dark army. The Demon Lord will release Arkonen and destroy the Overworld unless an innocent young girl can turn him from his savage path...
Invisible Justice
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Price: Free! Words: 75,450. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
Book #1 in a series about teenagers that were tampered with as babies - injected with a combination of drugs that were designed to leave them with super abilities. Over time the teens start to find each other, form a team, and search for answers and the man who did this to them. Likened by readers to X-Men and Heroes, Invisible Justice is a contemporary take on teenage super heroes.
The Ultimate Guide to Distinguish a Canadian from an American
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Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
If you are one of the many people who find it difficult to tell a Canadian from an American, then this Guide is what you have always been looking for. Never again will you make that mistake.