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The Ethics of Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this intense short story by Eric Stringer, a hit man returns to his hometown to visit with an old friend at a high school reunion. The friend has asked Charlie to attend because he needs a favor. Yet again, it's always a good idea to be careful what you wish for.
Prey of the Predator
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,230. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
“I’m afraid I’m going to hurt Natalie like I did all my other girlfriends. I love her. I do not want to hurt her.” “I don’t understand Joshua, what did you do to your other girlfriends?” I killed them.” With those three words, Tyra Wells, new mental health counselor, is sent on a journey that will have her questioning her career choice, her responsibility to her client, and her morality.
Tomorrow Is Far Away
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,390. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Who is Pilgrim and what does he want? And what has he to do with the future demise of Max and Harry, when it certainly isn’t going to be murder? Discover Pilgrim’s last assignment and the organisation he works for. And find out exactly what is the big decision both Max and Harry must make, in this leaf-turning cerebral thriller.
A Little Time
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Price: $4.99 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?
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?
Gli Angeli del Bar di Fronte
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: Italian. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Chiara, italiana e Paula, rumena. Due giovani voci in una Torino autunnale e desolata. Due ragazze che vivono di lavori umili. Chiara serve ai tavoli di un bar malfamato, Paula fa la badante in nero. Tra di loro, un gruppo di ragazzi rumeni che ha tutta l’aria di essere una banda. Una sera, quello che pare essere il capo, Vic, salva Chiara da un tentativo di stupro da parte di due di loro.
Daughters of Abraham
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Daughters of Abraham is a thought-provoking and riveting story about love, friendship, culture, values, religion, and life choices.
Making Life Worth While
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Price: Free! Words: 27,590. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Travis Hilton realizes how his life seems to be dictated by those who despise him. Eventually, he is practically driven out of town by the people who conflict with him. The torture doesn't end there as the worst of the people from the town attempts to destroy all of Travis' hopes. However, once Travis thinks about his capabilities, his life begins to shift from one influence to the exact opposite.
Flower On The Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short vignette, about 1300 words. A vignette is not a story, but is a scene. In this scene, a very old man sits in his study and contemplates his end. It is an end he has brought on himself, out of frustration and discontent. And it is an end he is determined to share... with everyone else in the entire world.
Saving the Baby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In this intense short story by Nicolas Z Porter, Gunnery Sergeant Ben Crowley is trapped between past and present, but what's so bad about trying to save a baby?
Are You Alright Mister Lawrence?
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
"It is like she stood out from the darkness." Mister Lawrence said. He is blind so what does that mean and how could this affect his day to day life? Would you like to find out? Well, see what is wrong with Mister Lawrence. Is he losing his mind or is his mind trying to show him something?
Multiple Personality Disorder a Poem in Dialogue
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Multiple Personality Disorder is a dialogic poem told entirely in free verse about a personality which has fragmented as a result of duress. The original self, Bear, a Caveman on a hill, a dog, Biss, the friend, and the loneliness personified, Bjorn. Lastly, the Figure is an enigmatic force, and its surreptitious manipulation is what drives this narrative of self-exploration.
Make Much of Time: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Intent on the stars, an astronomy professor realizes too late that he sacrificed a precious love for a dream he could never achieve. His loss awakens the young professor he mentors. She might choose life.
Un biglietto di sola andata
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Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: Italian. Published: November 29, 2014 by ZeugmaPad. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Che strano, pensai, mi sto preoccupando di qualcosa che in capo a due giorni non avrà più senso. L’avvocato Ridolfo Molteni non riesce ancora a staccarsi completamente dalle incombenze e dalla routine quotidiana, anche se ha preso una decisione irrevocabile.
Predators
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Series: Lost Humanity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 351,450. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Death has been following Zack Henderson for ten years now. He woke up surrounded by it on a train a decade ago. He's watched it take friend and foe, strangers and family. It's weighed heavily on his mind. It was through death that his life finally began. He understands better than most how fragile life is, and he's done being prey. At some point, you have to stop running from death and embrace it.
Minerva's Owl
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You set the price! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this short story we meet Marta who is living a fairly isolated life with her son with autism. We share some of her experiences and thoughts about how she came to this place in life and we also consider what it means to live in an authentic way.
In The Stars Part II, Episode 12: Sagittarius
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Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 43,300. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Sagittarius is Ep 12 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the 'The Circle', through 12 eventful months. A new home, a breakdown, life decisions, a career change…and a revelation that leaves the friends reeling, bringing this season to a head as old secrets die hard. But with a terrifying hostage situation, they won’t be the only ones waiting, as not everyone escapes alive…
Good Luck Clover on My Doorstep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 490. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This miniature story opens up a variety of topics. Namely, how flexible are the limits of trust, loyalty, superstition?
Life, the Treasure Map and something or another.
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Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(3.00 from 1 review)
A boy is being bullied. But that happens all the time, doesn't it? For this boy, however, life takes an unexpected turn, and he will discover what he is really made of.
All Our Future Glory
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,160. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The world has narrowly escaped complete destruction, and rebuilt itself to as close a level of peace and perfection that can logically be attained. And for Marguerite Harper, it's a beautiful world, and one that she wholeheartedly believes in. But not everyone shares her views. And eventually she is forced to question almost everything that she holds as true and righteous.