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In the Scheme of Things
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An anthology of short stories that explore the hopes and dreams of new immigrants to early New Zealand, of hoped for romances and collapsing understandings, the pain of learning of a close friend's tragedies, and growing up in a world of not so hidden violence.
Maria
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: Polish. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Moje marzenie o idealnym tangu.
The Lady Always Wins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Simon Davenant has waited seven years for a second chance with his childhood sweetheart and best friend. He'll do anything he can to secure her hand in marriage--even if it means losing her heart for good. The Lady Always Wins is a short story of 18,500 words (about 60 print pages). It was previously published in the anthology "Three Weddings and a Murder."
Tame A Summer Heart, A Western Romance
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Series: Tame, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Jenny Cooper is hiding, from her brother and from scandal in Chicago. Rafe Montoya is also hiding...from his heritage. Can these two lost souls find each other and happiness together?
SYMPHONiCity
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Series: SYMPHONiCity, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 6,020. Language: American English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(Short Serial Fiction) Audrey Parker senses trouble when an internationally-known hip-hop star and his entourage barge into her struggling Chicago coffee shop five minutes before closing time, turning a dull Friday night into one she’ll not soon forget! Content: Adult Language
Wyoming
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Price: Free! Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Young newlyweds out to discover a new life in the sage desert of central Wyoming stumble upon uncharted territory within their relationship that is more beautiful and more hazardous than the rigorous terrain.
Mistletoe in Maine (Holiday Brides Series)
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Series: Holiday Brides, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A single mom and her two kids find hope and renewal in Maine. A winter wonderland love story about faith and new beginnings. Believe in magic... It's never too late to start. Book 3 in Ginny's Holiday Brides Series.
Homecoming Queen (Short Story #5 from Reunion Flirts!)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Homecoming Queen (12,000 words) Country music star Lucy Jordan has no desire to come back to her ten-year class reunion. The jerks in her class voted her homecoming queen as a joke. Plus Lucy’s life is more screwed up than a sad country song. But she shows up to honor the memory of her late friend. And what she learns changes everything about her past and the possibilities for the future.
My Best Friend's Girlfriend (Short Story #4 from Reunion Flirts!)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
My Best Friend’s Girlfriend (9,000 words) Tate has secretly loved his best friend’s girlfriend, Alyssa, long before Kevin married her. Even before Kevin and Alyssa started dating. Now that they’re divorced, Tate’s wondering if it’s finally his chance to tell Alyssa the truth. Can Alyssa ever see him as more than a friend?
Crush (Short Story #3 from Reunion Flirts!)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Crush (12,000 words) Cathy Blake has secretly lusted over Peter Schmidt since freshman year. At their ten-year high school reunion, she’s finally going to see him again and tell him the truth. But Cathy doesn’t know someone’s had a crush on her for years. And when Danny Patel shows up to confess his feelings to her, Cathy has to question what—and who—she really wants.
Class Flirt (Short Story #2 from Reunion Flirts!)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Class Flirt Martina Blake's worked hard to put the title of Class Flirt behind her. She’s determined to show her classmates they were wrong about her. Martina brings her conservative co-worker Jackson to her ten year reunion, but old rumors start flying. She realizes she only cares about one person’s opinion—Jackson’s. Could he ever be with her once he knows about her past--big mistakes and all?
Second Chance (Short Story #1 from Reunion Flirts!)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Second Chance (11,000 words) Chelsea Hallman dumped her boyfriend, Tripp, back in high school because she had big plans—and he was too busy goofing off to think about his future. Ten years later, Tripp McCall is now a rich business tycoon, helping her organize their ten-year class reunion. Chelsea realizes what she's lost, but could he ever give her a second chance?
Along The Prairie Winds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Along The Prairie Winds by Daniel Newcomer Everything was going well for more than ten years, until one night at the end of another terrible harvest brought on by drought when the entire foundation of Tyler and Caroline’s relationship was tested after a sudden accident in the field.
Back To The Nest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Back To The Nest by Carolyn O'Hearn Rachel Dale hasn't been home in over six years. Born in a small Midwestern town, Rachel never planned her future too far from Huntsberry or from the friends she had made growing up there. However, after a broken heart and a broken promise, Rachel found herself canceling her original college plans and getting on a plane to Europe.
Just Jennifer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Breezy California girl Jennifer Merryn has a knack for picking fun friends and butt-enhancing jeans, but she's got lousy radar when it comes to men. So why not let her friends choose her blind dates—thirty different prospects in thirty days. Armed with breath mints, lip gloss, and unlimited text-messaging minutes, Jennifer's ready for the dating frenzy to begin—or is she?
Images - A Love Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Lauren Carmody has good reason to avoid people and let no one close. But an appealing newcomer pushes his way into her life and offers her way to deal with her unusual problem. Now she must decide whether to let him in or remain alone.
Sergeant's Heart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Sergeant's Heart by Natashiah Jansen “Sergeant’s Heart” is a story about love, lost and new beginnings. Celest and Mark celebrate their unplanned pregnancy before he is supposed to go to Afghanistan. But soon afterwards Celest’s world is turned upside down by an unforeseen disaster. She only has her friend Dina to support her and help her deal with her loss.
Malaika
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Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A young woman, hurt by love, sits in a café contemplating the future. She is unaware that her destiny lies just around the corner or, in fact, in the café.
Smokers Corner
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Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: American English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tim loses his addiction for the ho-hum after falling for Samantha during a smoking break. A short story by the author of dystopian novels We, The Watched and Divided We Fall.
Crossing Paths
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Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This piece of flash fiction delves into a chance meeting on a traumatic day during World War II in Belgium. It was inspired by true events.