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I Pledge Allegiance
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A short story, about 6100 words. Keshawn Bolling lives in a future of total government control. His religion, his education, even the length of his hair are dictated to him, Worse, his own father is one of the enforcers. He wants out; rumor says there is freedom to be had in the orbital habitats. But getting there won't be easy, and freedom is a slippery thing to define...
Time
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes your life can flash by in the blink of an eye. Pay attention, you won't want to miss it.
Uncle Lester: Betrayal, Rape, and Revenge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Lester Clark remembers the first girl he raped. They were out on a date. She started resisting him, calling him a “creep.” That flipped a switch in Lester’s head. She never reported him.Neither did the next nine to follow. Now, his niece Doris is a spirited girl who won’t give in to him. Will she be just another screw, or will she screw him?
Dinner with the Cannibal Sisters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
From New York Times bestselling and award-winning novelist Douglas Clegg comes a dark novelette (112 pages in print) of a young man on a search for the truth behind the legend of the famous Windrow sisters.
Going to Redstone Ranch - A Short Tale of Progeria and Courage (Short story #1 of Danny's Way series)
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You set the price! Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A progeria-afflicted boy, living on an isolated farm, dreams of becoming a professional athlete like his two older brothers. During a rare weekend visit from his brothers, he must learn the true nature of his disease, as well as the purpose of his sacrifice.
The Haunting of Winchester Lane
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Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Houses have pasts. But they also have futures. Not every tragedy is yet to occur. Not every haunting is spiritual.
Descent To Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Her life is in shambles, nightmares abound, and the permanent way out seems the best option -- but a midnight visit from a dangerous stranger changes everything.
LOVE LUCID WAR DREAMS - Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Travel through lucid dreaming episodes. Get ready for the full story. Have a good night sleep.
A Little Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
In this novella, what would happen if a mafia boss sent one of his best, most loyal men to escort his future wife from Phoenix to Atlanta via Cadillac? A man she specifically requested?
Sonny Roman's Big Fall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the Fortini family, anyone can be an enemy. It pays to keep business close to the vest. Loose lips can definitely be your un-doing. Grab a cannoli and settle back with the wildest, meanest mob since the Corleone's ran New York.."Sonny Roman's Big Fall" is one to read with the lights on, with both eyes open and a loaded piece at your side..
A Smattering of Angels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In this intensive short story by Harvey Stanbrough, explore the inner workings of a rather odd mind. For a while the unnamed professor wasn't sure. Did he slip and fall on the ice-slicked asphalt running trail? Or did he continue to run and see a vision? Or did he slip and fall and see a vision?
They
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The Robsons, Vernon and Michelle, think that getting their new home is the best thing that could have ever happened to them; however, they soon learn that there is much more to its old-fashioned charm, much more lurking beneath its floorboards and in its shadows. The house is a gateway, a keep of souls, those within it waiting for their opportunity to once more find vessels to inhabit.
Paper Cranes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Paper Cranes is a short story of an isolated artist told from a surrealist landscape melded within London. The realms of possibility and impossibility are allowed to mingle; undermining the supposed superiority of human knowledge and the concept of reality. Paper Cranes is an extension of The Surrealist Series on www.fancybunnyinlondon.wordpress.com.
Visitor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Dean Grey is waiting on an old friend. They once shared many adventures in the past but have not seen each other in some time and Dean hopes to confirm something he has thought for years.
No Escape
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Price: Free! Words: 3,690. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Five years after he killed his little son in a fit of traffic-induced rage, a father prepares to walk out of prison. But there’s no closure for him, no escape from a life sentence awarded by a higher court.
Eveandrude the Holy Mistress of Aether
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Divine Eveandrude came to the world’s people so as to do good for them, and they worshiped her and followed her miracles. She told them she is the first cause of change unchanged by anything else, in a filthy time when the people needed direction. And all was good until she deliberately gaffed.
Pase de un Día
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A billion Third Worlders wanted to work in the United States. As a lucky holder of a daypass, Chalo had the opportunity to teleport to his job, unless he overstayed his shift. Or lost his daypass.
The Blackest Omen #1
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
THE MARKET FIRES part one: The Blackest Omen is made up of notes from the madness that we all have within us. One mind and a billion trying to kill every last bit of pain in the world. The chills are a touch, the fibers of hunger a meal.
The Totally Unauthorized Obamacare Joke Book - NEW 'We've Been Grubered' Edition
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the 2nd Edition of a collection of humor about Obamacare. Edgy and irreverent, the book takes dead aim all aspects of Obamacare with over 225 narrative jokes, Top 10 Lists, poems, haiku, puns, mock news releases, song parodies, etc. many of which were expanded or updated for the 2nd edition. Also includes some of the best Obamacare quips and one-liners from the late night talk shows.
First Steps : Madrid Writers' Club Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Each of the ten stories are written to depict a main character travelling, either in flight or on a journey of self-discovery. This collection takes the reader from Cuba to the Arctic to fantastical worlds, where animals talk and seals reveal their true nature. Airports and airplanes share pages with rowing boats, subways and horse-drawn carriages.