How Should We Read the Book of Genesis? Interviews With Dennis Gordon
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Price: Free! Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
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Dennis Gordon, with a PhD in zoology and an ordained minister, comments on how we should read the book of Genesis. He offers a constructive way to think about issues of creation and evolution, as well as a Christian's responsibility toward the world God has created.
Into the Fire
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You set the price! Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
It’s been a year since Alice Booker left for work one morning and never came back. Her son, Max, is still trying to come to terms with this when he meets Becky Smart, a tough new kid at school. When Max discovers there’s been a fire in his mom’s old office at the local library, he and Becky decide to investigate. What they discover plunges them into a mystery almost too impossible to be imagined.
Shadows in the Darkness
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Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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When Jake goes fishing with his father and some friends, things don't turn out quite the way he thought they might.
Death Has No Shadow
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Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Avar-Tek Event #2 (short story): When a military accident releases swarms of forger nanites into the environment, Kutisha finds that her lab is their target. As three swarms head her way, the military dispatches hover-tanks carrying human sized robotic mechs. Alone, late at night, she places her faith in the mechs, watching the battle between the big and little machines unfold on her doorstep.
The Horse Night
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Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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The Legends of Arth short story #2 Raven had been gone too long off on her own that day, and when she finally did get home, her dad,T-legen, wanted to go for a walk and talk. She just knew she was in trouble, and that she would finally have to tell about her magic flute and her friends that she call "sparkles". Not that she thought he would believe her. But her dad surprised her with a gift.
Scarecrow
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Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
‘That’s what it all hinged on, what was the Scarecrow really?’ In the Fallout Fields of Deathdefy a towering scarecrow watches over the town. Ray is the son of the strict Marshall who keeps everyone in line and makes sure they are all out of the way for the Scarecrow’s toxic nightly fog. Ray watches as the townsfolk begin to resent their hard life and its enforcer: the Scarecrow.
Desperate Measures
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Price: Free! Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Set in the late 1960s Desperate Measures is a humorous story that follows twelve-year old Owen Finnegan as he tries to cope with one of the biggest events that has ever taken place at his school in the small rural town of Barclay.
Brawlers
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
this is a short, action-based, piece in which two friends enter a bar and are immediately assaulted for undefined circumstances. the narrative then documents the ensuing fight, following the main character in the first person perspective as he is beaten, bludgeoned and thrashed to within an inch of his life.
The Open Bible - The Gospel of Matthew: Chapter 27
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Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by The Open Bible. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Bibles
Chapter 27 of Matthew from the Open Bible, a simple easy to understand translation, produced to enable anyone to create their own Bible video and audio recordings etc without any legal restrictions. Chapter 27 is all about the crucifixion of Jesus, after He was handed over to the Romans by the Chief Priests.
The White Gloves
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Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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Pompous Lord Crawley, dazzling Annabelle Harrison-Blythe and the charming Mr Banner are all looking for something; whether it be diamonds, a lost love, or just a good drink. Between the parties and occasions, they find themselves holding on to moments that refuse to stand still – and are swept away in the process.
The Long Slow Dance
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Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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(Short Story) A bird on a mission, a sad immortal king, a lost love found, an evening's enchantment. Some happy endings are not meant to be.
Devane's Reality - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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How does one cope with complete and utter loneliness? Imagine living in a world occupied by one - not another living creature. How could such a thing be possible? Doesn't matter. What matters is how Lawrence Steven Devane reacts when plunged into precisely this situation. ~~~~~ "The towering skyscrapers and menacing toys of man lay well behind me now, the shimmering skeleton of a dead metropolis."
Generation Next The Real Thing
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Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Gundar is just another alien living on earth trying to make ends meet. He is working hard to make his club, The Black Hole, successful enough to franchise it, but to what end? Find out what Gundar really has in store for the people of earth.
Grandpa's Magic Flute
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Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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The Legends of Arth short story #1: The gift of grandpa's flute to young Raven changed her life! With it, she found that she could summon little friends (that she called her "sparkles") and they were quite magical. When she told her grandpa about them, he just passed it off as to a young girl's imagination. But, in the end, the flute, as well as her "sparkles", saved her life!
The Leverage Body
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Price: Free! Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The Leverage Body follows the author's continuing journey to make difficult yet positive changes in her life. In this second book of the Leverage Series, Rachel realizes the sedentary lifestyle she has been living is having major negative effects on her body and health. Desperate to change her dangerous life course, she creates a new plan for change and executes it using the power of Leverage.
Pie
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Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
“Tonight, we have strawberry and rhubarb pie and a story about the time my friend from high school set fire to our headmaster’s car, or Grasshopper pie and a story about when my Uncle Anthony punched a cop.” While working the graveyard shift at the local greasy spoon, Marnie entertains the customers with stories of her eccentric Aunt Sarah.
Shotgun Handle Beat
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Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Sold to an aggressive recluse, Max still manages to see the good in life - and his captor. Shotgun Handle Beat is a story of unreciprocated loyalty and the struggle to understand your place in a world that beats you down.
Scattered Lives: A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A look into the lives of five individuals who are struggling with social issues that affect their health and the way they run their lives. Social issues are explored in a fictional setting as the characters struggle with different aspects of life and society.
What You Never Read In The History Books
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Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
They say History is written by the winners. When it comes down to it, what do you REALLY know about historical characters other than what is written down? Caution! Contains some swearing.
The Excess
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Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Caroline, Michael, Timothy, Alice, Molly, Thomas, Sarah, William, Harrison, Warwick. 'We hate our own families. We’re made to feel like garbage. Collection, Excess. That’s what they label us. Rubbish that needs to be disposed of.' Abandoned by their families and dumped in the desert to die, ten teenagers struggle to fight against the sand, the heat and their fates.