The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 3)
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Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and Good Samaritans.
Girl-Shaped Shadows - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Eleven-year old Isobel and her aunt, Marmalee, do everything they can to avoid the sunlight – fearful of skin cancer and suntans – yet they find themselves unavoidably drawn to the beach near their home one sunny June day by the very people they abhor most: the Normals. The lure? The Mrs. Johnson, Marmalee’s new love-interest. The problem? Isobel’s nemesis: Mrs. Johnson’s daughter Chloe.
Caught on the Hop!
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Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
What can a woman do when she hears from a trustworthy source that her husband is having an affair! Not only that - it is happening in her very own home as the bearer of such bad news speaks? Deciding to act first and worry about the consequences later she acts upon instinct! Is there a funny side?
Next Time We Steal The Carillon - Free Preview of first 27 chapters
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Price: Free! Words: 43,410. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is a free preview of the first 27 chapters of Next Time We Steal The Carillon. College life and crime detection are seen through the eyes of our student investigators. These contemporary temporary sleuths live through a cozy mystery set at a Midwestern college during the 1990s. And yes, they are not taking it seriously.
His Special Friend
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Price: Free! Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Ten-year-old Dante is dealing with the death of his father in Iraq and a group of bullies. When Marcus, another boy in the neighborhood comes to live with him he quickly latches on and the two form a near unbreakable bond. One they will do anything to maintain at all costs.
Something You Should Know (a Brutal Light short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A homeless woman, Rennie Kalick, has been given the ability to turn the painful memories of others into weapons, and has used this power to seek revenge for wrongs done to herself and those like her. But Kagami Takeda, whose connection to the merciless, godlike sea of light known as the Radiance was responsible for this gift, wants to take it back. A short story set in the Brutal Light universe.
Heart Of A Soldier
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Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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A young Confederate soldier, Lucas Burkette, lies on the battlefield. Struck by a Union soldier's musket round before firing a single shot, he is left paralyzed. It's here that he tries to cope with his impending death.
Pale Lady
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Price: Free! Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
You would think that dying is the worst thing that could happen to anyone – but for Pilot, death is just the beginning of his problems. There's no Heaven or Hell. Instead, Pilot finds himself perched between those two extremes, in a place peopled by misfits from every Age on Earth. Yet one Pale Lady thinks he can save them both. Will his inner compass lead them out – or into deeper darkness?
Jake's Monthly- Science Fantasy Anthology
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You set the price! Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Throughout the magical month of December, great writers from around the web wrote stories which merged the scientific with the miraculous, and the fantastical with the rational. This is the result.
Soap Opera Uncensored: Issue 12
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Price: Free! Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
(5.00 from 1 review)
Weekly summary of soap opera's hottest news, stories, humour, gossip, blind items, top stars/stories/couples/characters to watch, snark galore, review, and analysis.
The Darkline Protocol
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Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
What begins as a simple reconnaissance mission turns into a harrowing chase across the preternatural nighttime skies of Mensch. Wolf Dasher finds the hunter has become the hunted when a trap to flush out a double agent is turned on him. "The Darkline Protocol" is a fantasy-thriller mashup story that introduces Wolf -- the hero of John R. Phythyon Jr.'s debut novel, State of Grace.
Fort Erie
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Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Lucky runs away from her foster home in Edmonton to arrive at Fort Erie Race Track where she finds a job walking race horses. Struggling with half-suppressed memories of abuse, she strives to start a new life on the race track. Other short stories about Lucky available as e-books are "Lucky" and "The Crow and The Dwarf." "RACING ON A WIRE," a novel based on Lucky's life, is now available.
When Time Was
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Price: Free! Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
When Time Was brings memories of when time was simple, exciting and fun; a time when a day was a day long. But as we grow older, time does change. Life molds and shapes us from those times when time was. This is a collection of enjoyable stories to read. A time when times have changed and we wanted them to stay the same.
Dead Land, Character Introductions
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Price: Free! Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Dead Land is an expansive tale of a post-apocalyptic North America in 2250, seen through the lens of a ranging cast of characters, all striving to survive the violence of unleashed man and nature, without losing the last bit of their own humanity.
Indeterminate State
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Price: Free! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Victor is a scientist whose tragic past confronts him at a seance, where the one friendly face is a cat.
Kingdom of Asskissers
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Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
This is a summary of the accomplishments that were recently made by the present CEO of the White River Investments firm of Southfield, Michigan. For business students, the reading of this entry can serve as a proper example of methods used to drive a business to gain on competition. NOTE: to ensure the protection of the narrator (the CEO of WRI), his identity is to remain hidden.
It's All About The Money
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Price: Free! Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Screenplays » Action Adventure
6 University Graduate friends attempt to make £1 million pounds from a list of 6 ideas, having become bored of daily 9am-5pm working life - 2 years after all studying together at University. The film follows the 6 characters through these 6 realistic ideas and the stories which evolve from completing them, to see if they ultimately make the £1 million.
Meditation Sur L’Univers, L’Homme Et Le Coran
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Price: Free! Words: 44,300. Language: French. Published: January 6, 2012 by Erkam Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam
Qu’un salut éternel soit adressé à notre bien-aimé Prophète (pbsl *), ainsi qu’à sa famille et à ses Compagnons, eux qui méditaient sur l’univers, l’humanité et le Saint Coran dans la plus belle, la plus profonde et la plus sensible des manières et qui ont enseigné à leurs continuateurs à lire tout ces choses avec l’œil du cœur.
Born Of Fire
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Price: Free! Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Compass Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The story of the night Aiden was born has never been told, until now. Fleeing the Hunter's, Kevan and Shannon O'Reilly find their way to Spruce Knoll Colorado, assuming they'll be safe in America. Their unborn son is special, even for a druid, or channeler as the American's like to call their kind. But why the Hunter's, people who are sworn to keep their kind safe, are after them is a mystery.
My Lovestory With Life
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Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » South Asian and Indian poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lets just start by saying, my poems are about life and my trysts with it. And for me this book is a collecction of all my little experiences with life. An entire account of 20 years of existence. Life in its various shades. The cheery ones and the gloomy ones. The yellows, the reds and the blues. Those unsaid tales, the unheard cries,the uncomprehended silence. This, is all of that.