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Mama - a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Reyna doesn't want to be alone anymore. She misses the children that kept her company, but she doesn't know how to get them back. She struggles with wanting children of her own and the past that would break a family apart.
One Small Boy And A Kerosene Fridge
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Series: One Small Boy, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In 1958 a small boy learns a little about England and cures a kerosene fridge....
Oliver Twist Again
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: Italian. Published: September 16, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Romanzo di un padre spiantato che di mestiere fa lo scrittore e delle sue trovate per rendere felice il proprio figlioletto.
One Small Boy And Electricity
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Series: One Small Boy, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In 1958 a small boy visits a market and learns about electricity...
One Small Boy And a Bicycle
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Series: One Small Boy, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In 1958 one small boy contemplates a bicycle and makes a friend...
One Small Boy And A Turkey
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Series: One Small Boy, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In 1958 a small boy guards a turkey and gets a pat on the head..
One Small Boy And A Golf Ball
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Series: One Small Boy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In 1958 a small boy earns a shilling and he learns a few words from the English Language...
Santa Fe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A short story about a woman alone with her thoughts for an afternoon.
Last Mountain Dancer
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You set the price! Words: 158,520. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
From Booklist Colorful enough to inspire Michael Douglas' character, Grady Tripp, in the movie Wonder Boys, Kinder starts with the most interesting West Virginian available: himself. Suddenly, in pendulum swings between searing self-doubt and thoughtless bravado, Kinder is biting the neck of a high-school tormentor, or he is making love in a deserted chapel to a young girlfriend....
The Autobiography of a Granada Cat as told to Harley White
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You set the price! Words: 21,090. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
We present to you The Autobiography of a Granada Cat as told to Harley White, The author weaves the tale of a stray cat inhabiting the steep winding, cobbled streets of the Albayzin, Granada. When an American expatriate couple adopts her, life events, art, history, vivid imagery and deep heart-felt experiences ensue to soak in, feel, suffer, and enjoy. A "must read" for all cat lovers. Color.
These Setting Suns
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Price: Free! Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
This short story is a telling of a few important days in the ordinary life of Ann Marie Jensen, a woman who lived during both World Wars and the Great Depression. Her few days include falling in love, starting a family, and losing loved ones. Her life is ordinary, yes, but that just means anyone can relate.
Omphaloskepsis
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Omphaloskepsis - a homework assignment by Liliya, Age 12 is a short story about what a young girl, Liliya, does over her summer, and the thoughts that the assignment given to her by her teacher has called up.
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 4, the Midwest
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Price: Free! Words: 26,550. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
50 Stories visits the Midwest in the same flavor of the previous three volumes, with a look at each state's culture woven throughout the tales. Ten states make up the Midwest tome, with love stories, investments gone bad and some dirty politics thrown in the mix. Ron Lessman's Truckhenge and catfish pond break the fiction mold with a look at his quirky place in Kansas. Approx. 26k words.
Expect It When You Least Expect It
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Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Short story about a teen during the mid 1980's and his job at a local grocery store.
A Husband Makes Things Easier
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Price: Free! Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Short story about a conversation between two people during a snowstorm.
The Dog's Philosopher - The Living Veranda
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: Australian English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Julie has decided she is having a cocktail party on her father’s wooden veranda for her 21st birthday. But her father’s home doesn’t have a wooden veranda. Not yet, anyway. Read on to see how Julie’s birthday wish not only comes true, but how it creates an enhanced life for her, for her dad and for many others, for years to come. Don’t miss this next instalment in The Dog’s Philosopher series.
Time Frame
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Western Grebe Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the narrator strolls the dock at the yacht club he finds himself in a situation more weird than he could ever have imagined. Nor could he have imagined it would involve a long-time friend and cause him to tell lies to cancel a dinner date. The reader will have much to ponder. For a long time.
Huey: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The ocean is not an easy place to live. With starvation and predators waiting around every corner, it can be a hard life, even if you are a twenty-foot great white killing machine. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Cruel and Swift Instruments of Nature.
Passin Time at West Side High
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Price: Free! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Short story about a student named Kwinton Jones and the inner city high school he attends
In the Belly of the Beast
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You set the price! Words: 12,550. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Thomas McAndrew is a stoker on the maiden voyage of a Royal Mail Steamer; the biggest and finest to fly the British flag. Thomas is disturbed by unspoken thoughts of foreboding and dread, a fear of something bad. A fire in one of the giant coal bunkers is hastening their passage across the icy North Atlantic and their course for a fateful meeting.