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Hitch Hikers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,990. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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The eight short stories in this collection feature different situations in which someone picks up someone else for a ride. Some of the stories are slightly weird, some are scary, some are surprising. Taken together, they provide a picture of the extreme range of humanity and of interaction between people.
House of Escher
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
SHORT STORY The morning after too much to drink, a young woman finds herself in different clothes, in a strange building, in an unknown city, and trying to get away from a killer.
Neon Sign
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: Australian English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The life of an irreverent car enthusiast takes a j-turn when he crashes into the perfect woman. Neon Sign is the first short novel of the Hero Pizza series.
Exhaust
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When death is the only option. A short story by Judas Wilkinson.
PLACES; Eight Place Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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These stories explore the relationship between physical places and the lives of people in them or affected by them. The places – an abandoned factory, a lonely beach in winter, an old water tank, a beer joint, a cemetery and others – elicit all kinds of responses from all kinds of characters. Different stories are funny, creepy, sad, heart-warming, subtly erotic. All are thought-provoking.
Nothing is Right
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nothing is Right is a novel about not being able to be called autistic. Set in 1988, the year Rainman was on the silver screen, it follows Clay, a boy whose lack of intellectual disability disqualified him from an autism diagnosis under the standards of care of the time.
Then I Saw A Sparrow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a book of mystery, of pain and of love; with accents of endurance and hope. It voices from a soul touched by sorrow but on a path to acceptance and enlightenment. Its fluid and simple poetic language will tug at your heart and leave you in wonderment.
Utopia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
They said she well. She was not well... Based on the true events of a mentally unwell woman who finds her way into the lion’s den at the National Zoo, this is a short story exploring the final and faint internal moments of a woman's life.
Losing It
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Jane has been locked up in a high security hospital for killing her children. Well meaning intervention by Dr. Townsend begins to uncover early events in Jane's life. While attending her sister's funeral, Jane escapes and goes back to the Belgian caravan site where the murders took place.
The Hunted
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Series: Just Killing Time, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,840. Language: British English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Carl Strang, having escaped from the Meadow View Hospital for the criminally insane, has struck out into the world determined to cause as much carnage as possible.
The Uninvited
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,380. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Kacey Miller is on the run. Stumbling upon a heinous crime scene one sleepless night, she is drawn into an investigation where both the suspects and investigators are tormented by bizarre, supernatural experiences. She must decipher her own visions and nightmares, which forces her to confront long-denied, deep-seated, and secretive guilts—as well as her own connection with the murderers.
Influenca’s Needful Finitude
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Influenca is alone in her room, well almost alone, there is a small Buddhist sitting in a corner watching her, and she is very bored. She may like to write an ebook about her experience or she might make an effigy of herself to prick. The Buddhist will help her decide. And so this little parfable is an exploration of boredom and the importance of it in Influenca’s life.
Sand Soldier
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Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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Life is not a circle...it's a spiral. You come back to not where you were, but a place that has familiarity. Arny Woods' earliest and fondest memory was in playing soldiers in the sandbox in the back yard. He was too young to see the cycle return in high school, but the shock of combat at D Day opened his eyes.
Remembering Sergeant Sam
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
It's been decades since Billy Stewart has thought about Sam Wolinski, but when Ruben Gomez, a former brother-in-arms, calls out of the blue to inform him the Sergeant from their Vietnam days has passed away, all manner of memories - some still unresolved - surface for both of these veterans.
I Draw Tight My Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A fabulous monologue spoken by a hand gun which talks to the reader about its anxiety and what it thinks is happening outside the small bedroom drawer in which it sits. The gun tells of its fears and delusions, and the challenges it might face in anticipation of unknown threats that might befall it.
Last Orders at Waterloo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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After arriving back from a drinking contest in the pub one night, Dave is surprised to find that his long time partner, Belinda is seductively waiting in the bedroom, but then finds out that it is not really him for whom she is waiting.
The Red Men
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Price: Free! Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Just as life is looking up, George finds himself trapped in a nightmare from his childhood. He must fight his fears in order to return to reality or be trapped forever. There is help from an unlikely visitor to his nightmare, someone he thought lost forever.
Child Full of Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Meet a man who is dying, face-down in an alley on a strange world, with a knife wound in his guts. He is surely doomed, until a child comes to help him. But why is this filthy street child helping him, and where will this child take him? The answers run deeper than the surface suggests, and this unlikely pair have more in common than you might think.
Maggie's World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Primedia eLaunch. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Ellie Graham wakes from a coma to a strangely different world than the one she remembers. Sarah is a newlywed whose fairytale romance and marriage is turning into a nightmare causing her to doubt her sanity. Ruth, desperately longing for a child of her own is sinking beneath the weight of a long kept secret.
The Weird Life of Joshua Mirabene
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set almost entirely in the Washington, DC, suburb of Bethesda, Maryland, at the end of the twentieth and beginning of the twenty-first century, Garden Urthark’s Weird Life of Joshua Mirabene will thoroughly familiarize you with one strange life story.