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Second Honeymoon
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Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
When Jack Duncan finds out his wife changed the terms of her life insurance policy, he’s not a happy man. Instead of a cash payout, he gets a clone. His wife is back and all his planning has gone for naught.
Belladentro (versione Light)
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Price: Free! Words: 68,160. Language: Italian. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages:: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation
Henrietta's Castle
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Price: Free! Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
He had been waiting. “Well, hello there!” a friendly voice greeted her. “Umm... Hi. Do I know you?” Juliette asked. She was in a dark room. She was alone. Charles likes Juliette. They become friends, and the nightmare begins. Charles decides to fight everyone, even her beloved aunt Henrietta, to claim Juliette as his. This is a unique story dealing with eating disorders.
The Innerglow Effect
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,380. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A new antidepressant may have the unbelievable side effect of allowing its users to see themselves die but still live to tell the tale. Join an emergency room physician and a priest as they try to work together to discover if The Innerglow Effect is real. Can they understand what the Innerglow Effect is and what it's implications are? Suspense expertly blended with spirituality. Read and believe!
Hard Place
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Price: Free! Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Alan Parker's world is quickly coming unhinged. As the #2 contract assassin for an ultra-secret organization called The Company, he's already a possible target for elimination after an ill-fated job went horribly wrong in Morocco. Another mistake could be his last. He faces a monumental decision; complete his assignment like a good employee should, or spare a brilliant doctor's life.
Tweet of Faith
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Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Nothing would be the same after Pearl, a young nurse in Bangkok, saw the mystery comatose western tourist for the first time. Soon, Pearl finds herself on a mission to help identify the man. However, as his condition deteriorates Pearl races against time to save a man she’s never spoken to, yet could possibly be falling in love with.
Deadly Benefits
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
A young mother dies in the intensive care unit and the medical center goes into a defensive tailspin. Fingers point to a fatal medication error by moonlighting pharmacist, Heli Harri. But Heli bites back and begins a chase for the truth that becomes a surefire prescription for hidden danger and unexpected romance, while behind the white drape of medicine, a chilling murder almost goes undetected.
Stories from the Psych Ward: Eva's Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This short story is a fictional account inspired by real people encountered by the author during his own stay in the mental health ward. Eva's Story portrays a woman suffering from clinical depression, and some of the choices she and her husband must face--and the consequences they must live with.
Conditional Voluntary
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Series: Simon and Melanie, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Patrick Coyne feels like he’s safe from the drug authorities as a patient in a mental hospital during the late 1980s. He even calms down an angry young girl and thinks his love life is about to improve. Will legally prescribed drugs end his paranoia? And why won’t the staff let him have a girlfriend?
Deadly Medicine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Helen, an industrial spy, is the epitome of evolutionary perfection. She has stunning looks, a sharp intellect, and just about every gene in her body is selfish. She has concluded that Darwin’s theory gives humans carte blanche to behave as their natures drive them. She has been told to protect a secret, one which Ben Willams is seeking to uncover. If you like pageturners, you'll love this.
Looks Could Kill
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 66,950. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
A vicar drops dead after a christening. A mother believes her daughter is evil. Emma Jones has a lethal ability. She becomes a doctor. Some of her patients drops dead. But others are watching her and want to use her powers.
Anatomy of a Dream
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Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A first-year medical student finds his dissections haunted by images of his past, as he tries to discover his dream of becoming a physician in the Land of the Living Bible
Anti-Sentient
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Spore Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Strange things are happening in Los Angeles: a homeless man attacks a waitress returning home from the late shift; the residents of a West LA apartment complex are awoken in the middle of the night to discover a group of strange people with white eyes and teeth like razors attacking a man in the courtyard. The media is blaming the violence on terrorists. The actual cause is far more insidious.
The Shackles of Cause
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Price: Free! Words: 4,850. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Cause and effect. One follows the other. One always follows the other. But what if you could break that link and live a life of no consequences? What would you do with that power?
Frank's Last Call
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Spence Kennedy starts work at a busy seaside ambulance station, and under the guidance of Frank, a paramedic coming up to retirement, works his way through a succession of incidents, comic and tragic. Based on the real-life blog ‘Siren Voices’, 'Frank’s Last Call' puts the reader in the driving seat of an ambulance, and offers an uncompromising tour of duty around a contemporary UK town.
Dis/inhibition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 182,080. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Science meets attitude. Control freaks. Hot heads. Timid artists. Impulsive kids. Inhibition—or the lack of it—makes neuroscience graduate student Valerie Running Deer, her friends, and colleagues their own worst enemies. Dis/inhibition explores the complications of self-control both outside and inside the scientific laboratory.
An Unusual Encounter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
An in-depth look into the abyss of tragedy and the peaks of triumph as Daryl Wincoat, troubled survivor of Vietnam and novice journalist, encounters Rabbi Asher, troubled survivor of Holocaust.
Under Their Skin
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 103,110. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The Geneva laser clinic of Dr. Roman Micheli is as discreet as a Swiss bank—no matter who the patient, Roman is the dispassionate professional. His wife Isabel, a WHO leprologist, is even more dedicated to her work than Roman. But the Michelis' technically perfect partnership unravels when an American violinist strides onto a concert stage and weaves the audience into her musical spell.
Golgotha
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Series: S.W. Tanpepper's GAMELAND ยท A Menagerie of Macabre Mini-Fiction, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
A geneticist creates an experimental antidote against a synthetic military virus for reanimating the dead. Hoping to avert a global human disaster, he tests it on himself, first administering the zombie virus and allowing the infection to run its course. A series of dramatic voice recordings leaves witnesses little doubt of the experiment's spectacular—and horrific—outcome. (Prequel to GAMELAND)
Dream Doctor - Dream Series book 2
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Series: Dream Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,030. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Between adjusting to life as a newlywed and trying to survive the first month of medical school, Sara Alderson has a lot on her plate. She definitely doesn’t need to start visiting other people’s dreams again. Unfortunately for her, it’s happening anyway.