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The Tranquillity Project
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 126,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The price of peace is high in the post-war British zone of 2042. The female government, led by Verity Wood, blames male aggression for the devastating Final War, which has resulted in a shrunken world divided between secular West and clerical East. In the British Zone, women are in control and men are marginalized. Tyranny is difficult to maintain, even if it is clothed in a velvet glove.
Why Jose Soliquez Mattered to God
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Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Do you matter? Is your life significant? Find out in this story of a dying man from an ancient time who, when grieving over the loss of his only son, carelessly tosses a gold coin into the ocean and is drawn into the story behind the story.
Winter's Coming, Winters Gone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,190. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
These Marines might have been the kids on your block. But the treacherous jungle war marked them and estrangement at home set them apart. This is their tale of betrayal and broken promises, in Vietnam and America. It is also a story of reconciliation. Winter’s Coming, Winters Gone begins in Vietnam, carries the reader through the turbulent anti-war period, and concludes in Austin, Texas.
Oblivion
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Price: Free! Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Diotitus was a Greek god for about a week. Now, he lives in an apartment in the afterlife reserved for the unaffiliated. His neighbor, Tif, has given up and become a catatonic drooler. When conscious thought left her mind she had a burst of insight. Now, to save the afterwords, the gods expect Diotitus to finish Tif's thought.
Breaking and Entering
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Breaking and Entering is a debut collection of eleven short stories about relatively ordinary people who experience intense beauty and tragedy in their lives when they least expect it.
Gift of Gamman
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,990. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
A 243-year young astronaut and a beautiful lieutenant traverse the Void of Cosmos at 85% of the velocity of light. Extraordinary! And then they meet people advanced 150,000 years beyond the human race. You will laugh and you will cry, but most of all, you will be amazed. Perhaps, flabbergasted! It will stretch you imagination to outer limits, and beyond.
The Old Man Who Worked at the Cannery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is the story of a conversation between a retired cannery worker and someone who just met him. Read how the man reminisces mostly positively about his childhood, moving up to management within the cannery, marriage, children and his more ambivalent and negative thoughts on working class life, drinking, rock and roll hedonism, and the pitfalls of 8-track tapes.
Emotion and I Am A Robot (Combined Story Pack)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Two stories of lives gone askew. (Story One) Cindy has cancer. No one cares, no one comforts. A nurse becomes a good friend, but the world is just too dark. One night she can't stand it and things go over the line. (Story Two) I am a robot. You don't know this, but I am. My life is complicated, yet uncomplicated. Many would say I'm like you - I'm not. Let me prove it to you, that I'm a robot.
Capitalist Pigs (The Terrorist Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
You sinned when you tore up my land with your disgusting weapons of destruction. Let me tell you, a sin is a sin and it must be repaid – preferably with your blood. I cannot allow you forgiveness, nor will I grant it, you the sinner. I will bleed you: Watch me hurt you as you have hurt my own. Redemption is impossible.
An Unusual Routine
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by Written Expressions, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Every morning, Jane takes her little cousin, Emilia to her school and is always late. While Jane wishes her normal routine was different, she has no idea how today will be the change of a life time. When she is attacked in an alley, Jane struggles with the potential of change and is unsure if she wants for things to remain as they are. Will she take a chance on a new life?
Moses Trod
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 225,060. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A drama of contrasts where two generations intertwine through the life of one man, encountering music, wealth, women, artists, good times and bad as he struggles to come to terms with life and love, always meaning to leave the world a better place. Beneath this fast flowing story lies Moses, a tramp who wanders the streets and hills. 'It was the hills that made him...'
What Should We Speak Of When We Are Old?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(3.00 from 1 review)
A Vietnam War story that uplifts. Think "Huckleberry Finn in Vietnam." A young naive officer learns there is more at stake in the Vietnam War than getting a boost up in his Army career. The heroism of his Vietnamese and Montagnard friends shame him into becoming part of their desperate fight for freedom.
Of Lion Paw and Tiger Jaw
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Humans may not be the only animals who crave freedom. In these stories, we enter the minds of thirteen wild creatures and the people interacting with them. No anthropomorphizing here--these beasts may be sentient, but they do not think like us. Whether we encounter an eagle nervous about an approaching photographer or a tiger aching to kill a deer, we step through these pages into an alien world.
Wall Street Ranger - Book 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,710. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by Itch Reserve Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
In the explosives conclusion that comprises Book 3, Sterling tries to reconnect with his first love Stephanie but is interrupted by wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. On the financial front, the movie business proves shaky but a surprising offer relating to the bank could change the game.
Civil War Spy and The Women he left Behind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,170. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Civil War Spy blends action, romance, history, and geography all into a fascinating story reminiscent of Gone with the Wind. To keep up his image as a gallant Confederate Officer, the Spy has become involved with a Woman-of-the-South that provides sustenance to his lonely soul. Frustration and loneliness compels his wife to go find him, and she narrowly misses catching another woman in his bed.
The Albatross Rules
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The story of a town and a football team struggling for survival. Can a new coach, a new outlook and some unlikely recruits save the Albertville Albatrosses from forced merger with nearby Mt Logan? The Albatross Rules is a comic novel for lovers of sport in general and Australian Football in particular. It's the story of a town with a dream and a rich history that's worth fighting for.
Best of Friends
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,800. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by Unicorn Productions. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A famous pop-rock band experiences success, friendship and love on their cross-country tour. *bonus* original short story included.
The Fate of Pryde, the second in the Trilogy of Remembrance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A fabulous tale of art, creativity and—betrayal. Alexander Wainwright, Britain’s finest landscape painter, enchants us with visions of the beyond—that which lies behind the everyday world.
Tales of the Raven
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Tales of the Raven (three long, linked stories) is a subset of a series of novels and tales by acclaimed author Deborah Cannon, whose overall series title is The Raven Chronicles. The Raven is a shaman or sorcerer living among the Northwest Coast people of North America (U.S. and Canada) thousands of years ago, but his magic transcends time and space to touch our world today as well as his own.
Steal Me - flash fiction
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by Calumet. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man is visited by a diminutive genie.