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Saving Elvis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,280. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Elvis Rudniki is a con man who has perfected the art of being “saved” in churches all across the Bible Belt, and he loves his job. That is until car trouble unexpectedly lands him in Peaceful, Tennessee, a dangerous small town where the residents are still reeling from the effects of tornadoes that ravaged the area more than eight years ago.
Nobody Likes a Quitter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
All his life, Ben played football. Till one day he decides to, quite simply, up sticks and do something else. Give something else a try. But what will his best friend think? A story of friendship and hidden depths. Nobody Likes a Quitter: A Short Story.
Lost in Books
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,160. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Are the sisters who run the bookshop witches or merely mischievous? Among aisles packed with old manuscripts, many visitors read then stumble into another world. Is that so bad? Who hasn't wished to enter the tale they read? Should such readers thrill at the prospect? Or dread the consequences? Welcome to "Lost in Books." Please, watch your step coming in.
Trapped
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Icy Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A pregnant she-wolf is caught in a leg-hold trap. A lonely man gives her a chance to survive. She gives him a gift in return.
It is the People: of Thailand and Other Countries
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thailand's premier author in the English language, Pira Sudham, is for the first time published in the ebook format. Best known for his novel Monsoon Country, this is an anthology of his short stories previously published in Tales of Thailand and People of Esarn. In It is the People are stories of hardship, land loss and the tourist sex trade to which so many of the young are drawn into.
Ein Song für Julia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,870. Language: German. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Jeder sollte etwas haben, gegen das er sich auflehnen kann.
Stone Blood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,390. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Big Buddy Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Stone Blood takes you on a surreal journey through an artist's mind as he confronts the demons of his past. Literally.
SIMPLE MACHINES
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,290. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Master Sergeant Joseph Cevera is a respected man, decorated hero and feared leader of one of the most highly trained and lethal army units in the Afghanistan conflict. What happens when the unbreakable is broken? We see this erupting world through the eyes of a seasoned warrior as he is pushed to the edge of his humanity.
Dark Horse Rising: Charles Manson on the Campaign trail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
After Ronald Reagan disappears mysteriously, another California entertainer joins the 1980 primary: Charles Manson. In the summer of 1969, he was discovered by a music promoter and his rise to stardom began. When he turns his attention to politics, his spin doctors go into overdrive to clean up his image, while conventional politicians scramble to keep up.
Jesus Freaks: Sins of the Father
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Charles Sheehan-Miles. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Kennedy Sawyer explores her roots as she gets to know her televangelist birth father.
The Moon 1209
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A monthly magazine featuring poetry and short stories from Lyn Lifshin, t. kilgore splake, Stephen Thom, John Grey, Janet McCann, Gary Every, Peter MacQuarrie, Colin James, and Daniel von der Embse.
William Shakespeare's "Othello" A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,170. Language: American English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Othello," in which the evil Iago lies and falsely convinces Othello, the Moor (black North African) of Venice, Italy, that his innocent wife, Desdemona, has been cheating on him.
Trains
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In the late 1800s, trains bring with them a sense of mystery and comfort. For Corinne, they also bring Silas. When Corinne meets Silas the first time, she surprises him. When they meet again, she surprises herself. Finally learning the truth might bring the greatest surprise of them all.
Judith the Obscure
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Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Judith Nussbaum just woke up to find fifty thousand, Italian honneybees nesting in her hemlock tree, and all the diazepam in the universe won't make the swarm go away.
The Bandaged Man
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: British English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
The bandaged man’s chest rose and fell as the parentless brother and sister watched and waited. They waited for his secrets to be known, to discover why this hideously bandaged form had stumbled onto their dry and dying land. They waited to uncover why he carried a gun stained with blood. They waited for him to wake and walk and talk and free them from their misery.
Three Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three stories by award-winning Australian writer Laurie Steed in the one volume: Orbiting: Fire threatens and old loves rear their head as Sophie endures a summer of extremes. Wallpaper: Cracks start to show in the fabric of a family during their daughter's piano recital. The Lost Podcast: A father and son, one present, and one absent, share respective realities in a New Yorker Fiction Podcast
The Lost Podcast
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Series: Short Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A father and son, one present, and one absent, share realities in a notably different New Yorker Fiction Podcast in 'The Lost Podcast', a story by Laurie Steed. "Laurie's enthusiasm for his craft is wonderfully infectious; his writing is honest and elegant. I recommend him in every way." – Brigid Lowry
Orbiting
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Series: Short Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fire threatens and old loves rear their head as Sophie endures a summer of extremes in 'Orbiting', a story by Laurie Steed. "Laurie Steed is one of the exciting new names in Australian writing - his stories are smart, soulful and challenging. I can't wait to see what he does next." – Paddy O'Reilly
Wallpaper
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Series: Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Cracks start to show in the fabric of a family during their daughter's piano recital in 'Wallpaper', a story by Laurie Steed. "Laurie Steed's stories are sometimes tender, sometimes brutal, and always beautifully written. He is a writer to watch." – Ryan O'Neill
The Last Bus Home
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A man receives a bus ticket in the mail from his dead mother. The ticket says Route Zero: Home. Everything in his life from his mother's death up to this point has been as dull as cinder blocks and just as dirty. Should he take the Zero bus? What waits for him at the end of the line?