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Samson and Delilah- WORST. STORY. EVER.
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
I don't know if you've ever read this story in the bible- but man- it sucks!
Precise
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Price: Free! Words: 29,550. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Katie is a wife, a caring best friend, and the one person her mother, Rochelle, hates more than anyone. No one sees the darkness lurking just under the surface of their mother-daughter relationship, instead viewing Rochelle as misunderstood. That she has so much love for her daughter that she may seem harsh. Wrong. So wrong.
Serendipity
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Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
An eerie narrative of lost love, Serendipity tells the story of Jake and Rebecca, two colleagues in the Peace Corps who fall in love but ultimately choose their careers over their relationship. After Rebecca's untimely death, Jake inherits her house in rural Kentucky and goes to live there to confront the ghosts of his past...and his present.
The Whooping Crane Saga and Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,110. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Going outside the box of conventional thinking, White Feather's short fiction pushes the envelope of our imagination. This is a collection of some of White Feather's most popular stories. A kaleidoscope of different times, places, and people, the stories weave strands of humanity into a fabric of individual and collective transformation....
Augmented i
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Price: Free! Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Would you sacrifice your life for you family? Probably. Would you sacrifice your life for your friends? Possibly. But would you sacrifice your life for your clones?
Hungry But No Appetite
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012 by Atomic Quill Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A serious actor contemplates his relationship with a volatile young starlet the morning after a heavy night in LA.
Foeman Worthy of his Steel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Abraham Lincoln was an unlikely politician, and yet his 1858 candidacy for the U.S. Senate changed the direction America was headed. This novel excerpt puts readers into the crowds during his first debate with Stephen Douglas and allows them to hear the heated clash of opinions and negative campaigning. This campaign catapulted Lincoln into the national spotlight.
The Piss Artist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Campbell is an alcoholic. He has been drunk for so long that he doesn't remember who he is or where he came from. As he lurches from the blackness to engage in a series of bizarre and disastrous misadventures, he begins to realise the true nature of his affliction... A bitter, passionate parable laced with black humor, The Piss Artist finds life at the bottom of the bottle.
A Higher AIM
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,710. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
After the cyber security crisis occurred on 9/11, John Patterson, a recently retired professor, is propelled into a race for the highest office in America. Despite the odds stacked against this unknown, but ardent, libertarian thinker, he and his family find themselves in the White House with a mandate to make drastic changes to the Federal Government.
Cigars for Sawyer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Ben was fine until his uncle died. His death was a mystery, until Bed received his uncle's gift, and Ben discovered his uncle had a secret to erase.
Meeting the Messiah in a Rubber Boat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
The civilized world as we know it no longer exists. The stock market crashed years ago and spread panic worldwide. James, his wife Michelle, their two children and his father escape to the wilderness for safety and have survived the turmoil that has plagued the new world. Now James and his family face a new challenge: journeying across oceans to get to the holy land to meet the Messiah.
A House For Eliza: The Real Story of the Cajuns
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Cypress Cove Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
What is the real story of the Cajuns? This goes beyond the stereotypes given the Cajuns by today’s media, & tells the true story of a Cajun family in Lafayette, LA, at the turn of the 19th century. Through the eyes of Eliza Landry, you will see what it was like to live on a fine plantation in the late 1800s, & raise a family of seventeen children during two World Wars.
Sorry But I Must Kill You
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A weekend trip to Lookout Mountain seems the perfect place for proposing her with a $22,000 diamond ring. Unfortunately, something goes terribly wrong. And there's a witness.
Hallowed Be Thy Name
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 168,670. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Faithless, pill-popping Rev. Jack Clark has a road-rage accident that threatens not just his own impious life, but the coalition of megachurches whose pronouncement of an impending Rapture has taken on a profitable life of its own. Meanwhile, two death row prison guards decide to create their own religious movement around a convicted serial killer.
Cataclysm
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
It looked like the Super Bowl could be the target of suspicious fugitives who had slipped into the country. It was a race to find them in time, a race that was lost with a cataclysmic outcome.
Invisible Women
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When a travelling storyteller comes to the desert to seek his fortune, Calvino, the legendary artist and lover, sets him an impossible task; to find the woman of his dreams.
Conflicting Hearts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Two lovers, with different desires, collide in a tale of one woman's struggle to overcome the effects of childhood sexual abuse.
Barnabé
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Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 63,660. Language: French. Published: November 9, 2012 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Barnabé est un homme-enfant, un handicapé mental, qui est embauché par la mairie de Montdunon. Parce que « un fonctionnaire, c’est quelqu’un d’instruit », Barnabé décide d’écrire un livre pour raconter ce qu’il voit, ce qu’il vit. Et puis les témoignages et les réactions s’enchaînent. Et il s’en passe des choses à Montdunon !
Finding the Way Back
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,320. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Nurse practitioner Hazel Baker takes traumatized field agent Ian Grant into her home at the Agency’s request. His voice is held hostage by nightmarish memories, but he still has a conscience — something many of his colleagues at the Agency seem to have lost. Can Hazel’s gentle presence help Ian find the strength to fight the corruption riddling the Agency?
The Road to Shambhala
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 71,180. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A novel of initiation. Brendon doesn’t believe in spirit guides, but they believe in him. Seeking a new life, or at least an escape from his old one, Brendon finds himself among artists, UFO enthusiasts, healers and psychics, who urge him to take advantage of his opportunities, and ‘conquer the lower three worlds’. His life is soon filled with intimations, portents, and unexplained phenomena.