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The Jar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This is a very short story about a girl who has a 150-year old candy jar on her desk that is a family heirloom. After she leaves work on Friday, another girl accidentally breaks it and tries to replace it.
Simon's Armbands
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Simon lives in a high rise by day and goes out at night to see bands. Tonight it’s the Gang Of Four. His punk jacket is full of safety pins and insignias and he wears armband swastikas. His punk paraphernalia are always arguing amongst themselves and they call each other posers. Their arguments give Simon his energy for dealing with his daily problems.
The Crucible
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This is a fiction story about a metallurgist who builds a foundry in Germany using leading-edge technology.
The Stages
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,960. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Daniel Peters, an American living in Copenhagen, becomes the main suspect in a murder investigation. To clear his name and to get back to the orderly life he so dearly prizes, Daniel must cooperate with homicide detective Ingrid Bendtner. But it’s not easy for Daniel. As a forty-three year old with Asperger’s Syndrome, even the slightest deviation from his regular schedule unnerves him.
A Hell of Heaven
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Willem has grown up in the City, an intensely crowded society in which no detail goes unmonitored and no deviation is tolerated. When he sees what is outside for the first time in his life, the sight will change him forever and introduce him to the unthinkable: another way of life.
Survivors
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Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
From the 2013 upcoming "Insights" anthology of short stories come a Christmas tale. One of a family fractured, of love, reconciliation and forgiveness.
Dominic (A Vampire Biker Series) Season 1 Episode 1
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Price: Free! Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 1 review)
Disciples of the Damned: A Biker Vampire Series Short story series A mysterious vampire connects with the underground world of an outlaw motorcycle club to find the object of his blood lust.
Autumn of the Republic: The Generals of October, 20th Anniversary Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,770. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A suspense thriller that makes us think. Article V in the US Constitution lets us hold a convention and revise or throw out the Constitution. Two young Army officers (David and Tory) discover each other while investigating a plot to seize the government. Updates Seven Days in May and other great political thrillers with action, passion, and a plausible crisis out of tomorrow's scary headlines.
There Have Been Reports
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Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young couple discover that they want children, only to discover shortly afterward that it might not be as easy as they thought.
Lifeline Pilot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is a fiction short story about an air ambulance helicopter pilot who has trouble forgetting about the horrible injuries and the deaths he sees in his job.
Connor Crosse
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What defines happiness? Is it the quantitative acquisition of material wealth, inner peace, service to others, or service to oneself? The subject is oft debated yet unresolved. This story does not answer that question. This is a modern retelling of Croesus' interview with Solon.
Brinkmanship
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is a fiction short story about a certain type of salesman who is very observant, creative, knows people, which makes him a successful seller.
Hunted
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Hunted is the second novel in a trilogy of supernatural thrillers. The action escalates to a break-neck pace as the Vacare pursue their prey to every corner of the planet in a breath-taking journey pitting wit against will.
Hidden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,110. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Hidden is the first novel in a series of supernatural thrillers about an ancient struggle between the Primoris, a collective that wish to expand existence, and the Vacare – the dark force determined to destroy it.
On-Line Dating Schemes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
This book will show you actual emails and chats of real on-line dating scammers and how they try to get money from you. It will also explain ways that you can protect yourself against being scammed. On-line dating is fun, but you need to be able to protect yourself from scammers.
Balance Point
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.00 from 1 review)
"This" & "That" - "What if" + "Whatever" = "Oh, Boy, we're in trouble now!"
Brindle 24
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,550. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the isolated town of Brindle, a community is torn apart by gas drilling. A scientist investigating a report of a dead pet cat suspects the chemicals injected deep below in the ancient beds of the Marcellus Shale. Follow the fates of an artistic teen daughter, her pregnant mother, and her veteran father over 24 hours during the last day in the life of their town.
Broken Trust - Muslim Feint
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Price: $2.89 USD. Words: 84,390. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Middle East peace is finally within grasp despite ever more violent attacks by the Muslim Dawn. However, the world’s largest corporation, Monroe Industries has other plans. Maximillian Monroe the vice president of the United States and leader of the Basics Party is orchestrating the passage of the World Protection Laws to give the government more control over the people.
Flicking
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Price: Free! Words: 79,770. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Pirating movies seemed like harmless fun, so why are people dying?
The Binary Bet
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 116,930. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
When, solicitor, Jeremy Easterbook’s best friend dies suddenly, Jeremy finds himself caught up in intrigue. Why are the police so interested in a man that apparently died of natural causes? Why is someone trying to kill Jeremy? The trail leads to East Germany, where in the 1980s many were killed trying to escape to the West. Can Jeremy finish what his friend Toby had started?