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The Lie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Lie by Imogean Russ is about an eleven year old girl who is molested, around the same time a murder is committed in Tuscaloosa county. Her inability to deal with her father's death, with the love she has for a friend, prompts her to tell a lie. This lie turns her world upside down and inadvertently causes the untimely death of two individuals.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Washington Irving's classic tale remade. This short story features Ichabod Crane as he contends with rakish Abraham Van Brunt for the hand of gorgeous Katrina Van Tassel, ultimately culminating in his encounter with the legendary Headless Horseman! Relive the autumn of 1790 and feel Ichabod's bone-shaking fear as he travels through the haunted forest and faces his worst nightmare!
Little Red Riding Hood -- A Story Retold
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Series: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Who really knows what happened in that cottage between Little Red Riding Hood and the wolf?
Herakles and Geryon
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
For his tenth labor, Herakles must travel to the red lands far to the west, where Hera has commanded he steal the famed red cattle of the triple-bodied giant Geryon. But the task in no easy one, because the cattle are guarded by the double headed hound Orthros, the brother of Kerberos who guards the gates of the underworld.
The Fools' Bewilderment
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You set the price! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The childhood of Althazar ( and Balthazar, obviously ). You learn more of the men, and their rites of passage. As usual, it starts with a journey that extends beyond their limited realms of endeavour. Adventures unfold - the first is an old woman, who warns and initiates them into their dubious domain beneath the stars..
THE MASTER WEAVER
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Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
A Tetteh Zutah short story. The animal kingdom needs to outdoor its princess; she must wear a new smock, but they need Ananse—the banished weaver.... Inspired by Ghanaian folklore. Calm yourself with literary orgasms. Another masterpiece from the desk of Tetteh J. Zutah. All rights reserved!
Untold Truth
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You set the price! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Not always true statement can be expressed by words. Explore the story of a couple and guess what caused them to repent in their lifetimes.
Hera's Fury
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Prologue. Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Much of Herakles's life was a direct result of the circumstances of his birth. This is the story of that birth - of Zeus's duplicity and his wife Hera's anger at his betrayal of their union. Herakles, named Alkides at birth, became the focus of Hera's fury from the moment he was born.
The Invisible Talent
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You set the price! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Spot your talent within you
도둑맞은 편지, The Purloined Letter (Korean Edition)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,420. Language: Korean. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Purloined Letter, a famous detective story by Edgar Allan Poe, is now available in Korean. If you're looking for an opportunity to enhance your Korean skills, don't pass up this amazing story! [도둑맞은 편지]는 뒤팽이 등장하는 세 죽품 중 하나입니다. 한글 번역본과 영어 원본을 함께 실었으니, 미국 문학사의 거장이자 비운의 천재 작가인 에드거 앨런 포우의 작품을 감상할 기회를 놓치지 마십시오!
The Stables of Augeias
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
For his fifth task, Herakles must clean the stables of King Augeias, whose cattle are divine in nature. The task appears impossible, but Herakles has superhuman strength and a plan. Unfortunately, he must contend with two belligerent river Gods that stand in his way.
Завоевание мира "для чайников", часть вторая
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: Russian. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Продолжение наполовину серьезной, наполовину ироничной пародии на книги известной серии, отдельный научные исследования и книги по современных психологическим техникам. Возможно кто-то сочтет это забавным, а кому-то это поможет с неожиданной практической точки зрения. Как знать?
Lethargy - a Princess and the Pea story
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Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Nicholas is ready for marriage and tired of his mother sending away princesses for the silliest of reasons. So when he learns that Princess Penelope has a rare allergy to peas, he comes up with a plan... This novelette is approximately 40 pages long.
The Cage
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Price: Free! Words: 17,540. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set around the year 2050 when overpopulation is causing food and energy shortages, mass unemployment, social tension and civil conflict. An ex politician and professor of biology talks to a grandson no longer able to cope with life in an overcrowded city. A follow-up to 'The Malthus Pandemic', this hard-hitting short novel is based on original facts and forecasts. Not for the faint hearted.
The Bullet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: Australian English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A Bullet, forged within an ammunition factory, is on a path to its destiny. It faces a confusing time, trials and anguish as well as elation and shame as it comes to discover its true purpose. How will the Bullet face up to its ultimate task?
The Custodian
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Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
A thrilling story of an Orphan who against all odds stands up to restore justice in Destiny Valley. With the police unable to stop the dreaded Dragons and all forms of justice in his school soon becoming a thing of the past, Robert together with his friends team up in an action packed,suspense filled and hilarious mission to put bring back justice.
Spud
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Series: Spud, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tom was just a normal kid who had a dog that was normal.He could chase a bull into a chicken coop and make him bellow. He wasn't scared of anything and had a strong dislike for rabbits. Whoever thought this dog would lead him on a chase across a field running from a scene that was sure to get him in trouble.
1001 Nights: The Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Shahrazad, the mesmerizing heroine of 'The Arabian Nights,' must spin tales night after night to save lives—including her own. This short story brings her legend to modern readers and illuminates the dazzling orchestral showpiece it inspired. Ideal for oral storytelling.
'In That Number'
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Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
‘In That Number’ is a story about change, and one man’s uncertainty as he heads irrevocably towards a reckoning that will leave his world unrecognizable. It’s not up to him who goes with him and who stays behind, and as he heads towards the unknown, he reflects on what’s come to pass, what may yet be, and the weight of the choices which have led him to this junction.
To Be or Not to Be: A Modern Hamlet Retelling
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Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: American English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Steven and Henry are told that the untimely death of Henry's father, the former CEO of the company that they both work for, may not have been an accident they find themselves with more questions than answers. Could the newly appointed CEO have been responsible? To find the truth, the future of the family business and the lives of those at the top could all be at stake.