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Our Voice Volume 6
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Price: Free! Words: 74,100. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Our Voice is a student written and edited ebook produced by the students of Twin Lakes School Corporation in Monticello, Indiana. It is a crosscurriculur, inclusive writing project that seeks to raise interest in creative writing amongst K-12 students in our district.
Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge, Volume 2
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Series: Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Bannerwing Books. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
"You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from." - Cormac McCarthy, "No Country for Old Men" In the second volume of Precipice, twenty-four authors from the Write on Edge community explore the concept of luck in twenty-six pieces of poetry, short fiction, and memoir.
Fast Luck
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Price: Free! Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
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In a land where alligators once dined on Wonderbread, where chickens played pianos and monkeys rode on rockets, Fast Luck once met hard luck.
End of the Road
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Price: Free! Words: 92,760. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Roads end. They begin somewhere, too. In between, all manner of things happen: friendship, betrayal, horror and maybe even joy. For some, the End of the Road brings love and happiness, for others agony and suffering, and for a precious few, sorrow may lead to something revelatory. The potholes and pitfalls found in this anthology are many, but for every character, there is an end of the road.
Red Moon Over Manhattan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Red Moon Over Manhattan is a redemptive novel about a psychologist, who, through counseling teen murderers and grappling with a heart-wrenching divorce, is sent on a humbling journey of self-discovery. The doctor finds himself involved with two very troubled teens, both on the edge of horrible violence, and is eventually implicated in what the media came to dub the "Baby-Faced Butchers" case
The Woman Who Never Cooked
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,690. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The American adult woman is featured in this debut collection of stories about love, adultery, marriage, passion, death, and family.
No Safety Bars and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
From “The Fountain of Youth, to “The Pool of Happiness” to even the lessons learned on an old carnival roller coaster in “No Safety Bars” Shell delves into the “whys and what-ifs” of our inner emotions in this collection of short stories. Each page poses questions to the heart and mind.
Coffee, Black
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,430. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A simple coffee – a morning routine by an unassuming worker seeking solitude in a busy coffee shop that has indispensable effect on the lives of those impacted. Gerry Sees a rat ... -- a fun look at the conflict between man and beast. These are just a few of the short stories for you to enjoy in Coffee, Black.
The Cat that Became a Dog / Stories of Fiction and Non-fiction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Curl up with this fascinating mixture of fiction and non-fiction stories by novelist and cat lover, Regina Russell. You will enjoy these intriguing stories about cats, hummingbird wars, marriage troubles, meeting a love interest online, bickering in the church, love, road rage, a homeless woman and even an almost impromptu family barbeque.
Of Heaven & Earth And Everything Between
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This collection of twenty short stories covers a range of genres with subjects including a debate in heaven about the wisdom of The Creation; mistaken identity; racial bias; hospital drama; an experiment in social psychology; World War II romance and tragedy; marital infidelity and murder; a child’s experience of a bombing raid; duck hunting and fishing tales; domestic violence and vengeance;
Odalisque at the Spa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,550. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Two billionaire friends meet at Brenners Park Hotel and Spa in Baden-Baden, Germany, seeking to become acolytes of a clandestine organization of women, the Odalisques, who, for a one million dollar fee, will accept chosen men to initiate into the hidden secrets of ecstatic lovemaking. A phone call from an elusive Odalisque promises the men that their lives are about to change dramatically.
Sanctified
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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The people of a county in the southern Appalachian highlands have looked to Judge Jonathan Steadings to administer justice and keep the peace among the Cherokee, the Negroes, and the white folk on their mountain for more than two decades, but when a prominent member of the community commits an unspeakable evil against a young black musician, the judge cannot give the people the justice they seek.
Without You
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everywhere there is water. Nearly all these stories explore basic human characteristics - poverty, puberty, loss, hope, aging, dementia, racism, gender identity, mischievousness, love - with the ocean or a river or a pond or a beach as background. You won't like all the characters, but you'll love some, tolerate a few, and be intrigued by all.
Northwoods Forest Mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,440. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Here it is - the first novel I wrote in 2003! And now it's available in eBook format! This is a family oriented (age 16 and up), faith-based mystery set in 1885 and 2005 which tells the story of a man unjustly convicted of a crime and the family and friends who help to rectify it 120 years later. And it is also a love story of great sadness, new joy and hope for the future.
O. Henry Classics
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 251,310. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The quite 600 stories written by O. Henry provided a humiliation of riches for the compilers of this volume. the ultimate choice of the seventy stories during this assortment offers forthe reader's delight those tales honored nearly unanimously by anthologists and people that represent, in selection and balance, the most effective work of America's favorite storyteller.
After the Fog
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,800. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The sins of the mother… In the steel town of Donora, Pennsylvania, site of the infamous 1948 “killing smog,” headstrong nurse Rose Pavlesic tends to her family and neighbors. As the smog descends she is faced with conflict she never imagined. A love story, the gritty plot is propelled by choices made under pressure and Rose's attempts to forgive herself and let her family’s healing begin.
The Chicken Yard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,040. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Billy’s Parents; early airplanes; marriage; California trip; jobs and motorcycle. Billy growing up in Oklahoma: Rooster encounter; school bands; Pine St. and violin lessons; cars; soapbox Derby; Maple ridge house. Infantry training, combat, promotions, furlough and meeting Joy. Bill’s cars; college; marriage mistakes; teaching; marrying Joy; unexpected success.
Ms. Wellington's Oak Tree
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,240. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The death of the gods; life in a conservative, American family; the Earth in an age when corporations have taken over; a stoner coming back from yet another trip to Amsterdam; a rebellious youth traveling through Italy during the Renaissance; likely love in an unlikely setting; psychotic daydreams; a fat man stuck in his neighbor's window; and the dark side of living in a Freemocracy.
Go Softly All My Years
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Series: The Braddock Family, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,420. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Plunged into the middle of WWII, Averill Lowe, assistant to Reife Braddock--president of an armaments factory in Chattanooga--must travel to Egypt to save his life and recover vital plans of a secret weapon. While battling her own hopeless feeling of love for a man who does not share her faith, she manages to to stay true to her ideals, and, among three disparate suitors, finds true love.