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The Ghost of Leonard Korn
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
On Halloween night, a young boy and his three friends set out to search for the ghost that has haunted their small town for decades. The four youths learn that searching for a ghost can be more perilous than they ever imagined.
It’s Still Just Sex, Guys - Absolutely, Positively the Last Word on Thailand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
In 1988 Steve Rosse took a break from a career in the New York City film and television industry for a three-month holiday on Phuket, an island off the Western coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea. He decided he liked Phuket more than he liked New York, and without any idea of what he'd do for a living, he took up residence on the island. He supported himself, and eventually his wife and children,
It’s Just Sex, Guys - The Final Word on Thailand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
In 1988 Steve Rosse took a break from a career in the New York City film and television industry for a three-month holiday on Phuket, an island off the Western coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea. He decided he liked Phuket more than he liked New York, and without any idea of what he'd do for a living, he took up residence on the island. He supported himself, and eventually his wife and children,
Essence of Humour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
‘Essence of Humour’ is a collection of short stories which brings together the best of humour writing from 17 authors across the globe.
Short Stories for Moms and Dads
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
There is an endless array of stories available for children, but these are for you. Parenting can be a joy and a blessing, but no one's ever said it was easy; still, with enough patience and generous dollops of love mixed in, most situations can have a positive outcome. And for those challenging times when you’re running on empty, relax and read a story and everything will look a bit brighter.
The Christmas Find
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
In this short story full of the Christmas spirit, a woman digging through a flea market table finds a treasure that reminds her of a Christmas long ago. Can the past be recaptured by looking into a snow globe?
Secret Santa
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Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(4.00 from 1 review)
Enjoy this heartwarming short Christmas story of a Christmas store owner who finds herself in a Christmas gift exchange. How can the "Santa" ever surprise a person who for Christmas, it's just business?
Christmas Crumbles
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Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
A holiday poem about a child who wants to believe. It's Christmas Eve and a young child has heard the dreaded "Santa Claus doesn't exist." statement from an older sibling. But he refuses to believe that. What will morning bring when he wishes for Santa Claus to prove his brother wrong?
Mystic Business
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: Australian English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
A satirical and hilarious jab at the New Age industry, Mystic Business is a short novel about secrets, lies, adultery and greed. A fast-paced, twisting plot and a quirky cast of characters reveal how ridiculous things are inside the weird world of the New Age business. If you like reading Ben Elton, then you'll love this.
The Christmas Cave
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Two children visiting their grandmother over the Christmas holiday go in search of a mythical cavern.
Innocence Ends: A Short Story
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Series: QUIT SCHOOL! Eight Humorous Short Stories, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
What ever happened to all those HAUNTED HOUSES you remember as a kid?? A humorous short story about childhood innocence ending......when you least expect it... Befriending an older boy from New York City, who is visiting for the summer, John White lets him into his secret world...& discovers how quickly everything can change.
She Loves Me / She Loves Me Not : A Short Story
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Series: QUIT SCHOOL! Eight Humorous Short Stories, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Do you remember the first time you fell in love?? She Loves Me/She Loves Me Not is a short, touching story about those first feelings of attraction. Set in a seaside town in the 1950's, and based on a true story, it will take you back in time and leaves you smiling! "Humorous and sentimental..." --Kirkus Review "Entertaining and poignant..." --Elizabeth Reviews
Crooked Ass Annie and The Mystery of the Missing Children: A Short Humorous Mystery (Quit School! Collection)
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Series: QUIT SCHOOL! Eight Humorous Short Stories, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
In the seaside town of Bay Shore, New York in the 1950's, lived an old woman named CROOKED ASS ANNIE. This colorful short story about a REAL PERSON, mixes HUMOR, SUSPENSE and MYSTERY as it takes you into the fascinating world of this elusive and haunting character. "Impressive power... --Kirkus Reviews
Unwrapped
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Series: Christmas Wishes, Valentine Kisses, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Derrick Fox wants his best friend, the virginal and insecure Mia Patterson. When her latest moron walks out on her, Derrick sees his chance to claim Mia for his own. Forever. But when she propositions him instead, it leaves him reeling. They'll need some Christmas magic to sort it all out--the once-in-a-lifetime kind that only happens when two hearts join together in trust. And love. Unwrapped.
Frostbite - The Dragon that Saved Christmas
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Series: Beyond the Veil Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When a solitary ice dragon is awakened by the old wizard, Kris Kringle, she doesn't expect to be asked to help him save his job - and Christmas. 'Frostbite' is a short story of approximately 2,800 words, based on characters from the novel 'The Guardian's Apprentice.'
The Waking House
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
Shorts For The Summer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,220. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of short stories by the author of 'Natalie Tereshchenko, Lady In Waiting' and 'A Song For Joey'
Das kommt mir spanisch vor - Amüsante Geschichten über gestrandete Deutsche
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Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: German. Published: March 19, 2013 by Turnshare Ltd.- Publisher. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Die Geschichten handeln von Aussteigern und Rentnern, für die Spanien aus Sonne, Strand und Rotwein besteht. Sie leben in ihrer Parallelwelt und wenn sie auf Einheimische treffen, kommt es oft zu amüsanten Missverständnissen.
A Very YA Holiday: 7 Romantic YA Christmas Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 33,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
Christmas may come but once a year, but this seasonal collection of seven holiday tales especially for young adults provides enough love, laughter and joy to last the whole year long! This 33,166-word collection of five short stories is 189 pages long.
Anah's War
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On her eleventh birthday Anah received a red leather notebook from her favourite Aunty. It became a diary, a place for her secrets and for the next five years Anah tells of her life in Nijmegen and the war which creeps into every aspect of her existence. We watch Anah and her family negotiate the Nazi presence but still maintain a covert defiance as ordinary people experience extraordinary events.