Pirate Soul
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A 17th century tale of piracy and friendship.
Finn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Sure, the Irish took over politics in Orange County, Southern California, long ago. We all know that--and inside politics--the winning and losing--it still goes on. So, if there is another Finnegan--another wake--that should come as no surprise.
Sanctified
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The people of a county in the southern Appalachian highlands have looked to Judge Jonathan Steadings to administer justice and keep the peace among the Cherokee, the Negroes, and the white folk on their mountain for more than two decades, but when a prominent member of the community commits an unspeakable evil against a young black musician, the judge cannot give the people the justice they seek.
Firestorm
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Price: Free! Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Sarah and Meagan spend a week with their friends Brad and Ali at her grandparents in British Columbia. A fun vacation turns into a horrific nightmare when their grandfather's boat is capsized and they are forced to search an unknown forest that they soon discover is a burning inferno. All their outdoor training has not prepared them for what lies ahead.
Fools Rush In...
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,360. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The group of published authors known as Top Writers Block have contributed to another collection of short stories for charity. This time the theme had to be 'Fools Rush In...' It is always interesting to see how a few words are able to inspire such different writings. Why not see for yourselves.
Prevention Protocol
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Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A group of artificial intelligences seek reassurance after one of their human analysts emails a suicide letter to one of them before killing himself.
I Dream of Jeannie
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When you find a magic lamp that contains a Genie, the intelligent person will think before they make a wish.
The Empty Man
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Price: Free! Words: 280. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A funny poem about a person being empty inside! Please read and review.
The Reader
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Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the not too distant future reading and writing is not only not taught, it is frowned upon. Not long thereafter, teaching these arts became a crime. Now, you read at your peril. They will not kill you for it, not yet, but you are shunned and reviled, and have to wear the orange R on your chest.
The Sleeper With The Restless Eyes Who Sleeps Beneath A Sleeper
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Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Short poem that mothers could tell children to stop them playing upon railway lines. The poem is about a man who has been murdered and buried on a railway-track. Whenever he’s sleep is disturbed by the sound of children playing he rises from the ground to get he’s revenge. Please read and review.
The Lie. the freeform
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Price: Free! Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
'The Lie. the freeform' is a Poetry book comprised and based on the stream of consciousness principle. Mostly lyrical, it keeps the general direction of rhyme, very atmospherical it nests and questions your mind. This book is different to most publicised poetry books as it varies from day to day life, personal identity and follows its own path, dialect intended.
Sand in the Sea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,210. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
They huddled in nervous bunches along the upper deck, kicking each other’s boots, checking each other’s belts, slapping each other’s backs and looking pale. A ration of rum warmed their stomachs whilst the gently biting wind and a light ocean spray swept across their ranks in continual waves...
Interzone 243 Nov - Dec 2012
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,650. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
#243, the Nov–Dec 2012 Ebook Interzone, the 2nd issue based on the new print format, has: more content, full colour, new novelettes by Jon Wallace, and Jason Sanford, plus stories by China's Chen Qiufan (Ken Liu translates), Caroline M. Yoachim, and Priya Sharma. Ben Baldwin's cover 'The Star' finishes his 2012 series. Interior art is by: Richard Wagner, Warwick Fraser-Coombe, and Martin Hanford.
The Saga of Sordic: The Warlock of Ajalk (Novel 3 of 4)
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Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 66,300. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The heroes of Sordic have built strength and resurrected hope through grueling trainings in The Art. But now the true test comes when the Shadow unexpectedly attacks Strykworth directly! The extricated protectors of the realm must race across the lands in search of allies before the evil spreads beyond their reach. Rylan inches closer to discovering the secrets of his past...
Apex Magazine - Issue 43
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month. This month features Alethea Kontis, Mari Ness, Jeffrey Ford, and Vylar Kaftan.
Byuck
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Strange Violin Editions. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A deeply weird romance set on one of the most conservative college campuses in the country, BYU, “where all the babes are hotties and the ice cream grows on trees.” In a place where both angst and premarital sex are verboten, two visionary returned missionaries will defy the odds to pen a rock opera about the ultimate quest for the twentysomething Mormon male: avoiding matrimony.
Love (Ai)
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Price: Free! Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Kyo Tatsuya is a painter who has refused to see his lover for two months, while he prepares his final exhibition as a student of Geidai. He tries to reconcile his past,present and a future his family expects him to follow. While cherishing the love he has for Ryuu Shin.
Cape Town: Sinners and Saints.
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You set the price! Words: 55,490. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Cape Town.The characters good, bad and confused that helped to develop Cape Town into the fantastic city it is now.
Ghost Romances
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Atomic Quill Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This trio of short stories plays with romance both as a subject and a literary genre. Timothy Dugdale wrote these tone poems as "first takes," over a span of three consecutive days.
The First Big Game Hunt
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You set the price! Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
The first big game hunt for buffalo and elephant in Southern Africa.Plus other hunting stories in South Africa. Knives, campfires, Star.