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End of Empire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
In this alternate history story the royal families of Europe's unyielding power continued into the 21st century. Now Tsar Nicholas Romanov's Russian Empire faces annihilation at the hands of a rebel army. A tale where power becomes the greatest aphrodisiac. Includes the bonus story, Until We Meet Again.
Jesus The Vampire Slayer
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 18,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Discover the hidden threads of evil influence from Christian history which are the original Vampire race. If you think Satan was bad, find out what the Vampires have been up to. Have they stolen YOUR soul? This book investigates how to overcome the ancient roots of evangelical Christianity. CATEGORIES: Diabolical. Unforgivable. AUTHOR NOTE: Previous exposure to basic Christian themes helpful.
Tomb of the Unworthy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,140. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
What Horrible Secrets are locked in the Ancient Tomb below the Gleaming Spires of Titorus? Rosco Little would really rather not find out. Cargo Pilot Rosco Little is back, this time with the sexy gun runner, Mitchell, and her partner, Madge. Everyone wants to capture or kill them. This story is the Pulp Fiction child of Firefly and Bringing Up Baby. With a fantastic cover by Rob Kelly.
Spilling Clarence
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a fire at the local pyschopharmaceutical plant, an ominous cloud spreads over the town of Clarence. Very soon, its inhabitants are flooded by their memories--some soothing, some terrifying, many bittersweet. In this witty and beguiling first novel, Anne Ursu introduces us to a variety of exquisitely-drawn characters and takes us on a journey into the heart of being human.
The Tale of the Wind and the Rain
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You set the price! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
When the Keeper of the Elements accidentally created the Wind, she howled at the god for a companion. But when the Rain came to be, he never hung around. When the Rain did appear, he and the Wind constantly bickered and argued. Will the Wind ever reconcile herself to the Rain's lengthy absences? Will their fights ruin the new world of Omorbia? Find out in this tale, the Omorbian creation story.
Alexander Murphy's Home for Wayward Celebrities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,680. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Lucy Faas was lonely, though she didn’t realize it before coming to stay at Alexander Murphy’s Montecito home. Her only intention leaving her hermitage was for a fresh place where she could begin the comeback of her abandoned music career. She never expected that she would be joining an informal family of celebrities hiding from the world, or how the home would change everything.
The Artistic Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by the incomparable Mark SaFranko.
The Connexion of Khayaddi Cura
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Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
One day, Draxar and Gracie Cura decided to try for one last child. What they hatched is a male they named Khayaddi Khospir. They decided to raise this child themselves, instead of a foreign crown. They really did this because they had to hide him and they did successfully for many years until he came of age and decided that did until he came of age and wanted to face them himself.
Milo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011 by LogosMythos Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
For Memorial Day weekend, an electrical engineer, who suffers from allergies, visits his troubled brother to help him sort through his life. When he leaves, he carries with him in a cooler one of his brother's responsibilities: Milo, a mango-colored cat probably destined for the pound -- or euthanasia. Milo may seem like an ordinary cat, but may hold a special gift.
The Great American Pastime
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Imagine a modern day baseball All Star being sent back, not to the Minor Leagues, but instead to the 1950’s in order to learn to better appreciate America’s Pastime. Now, imagine that you, the true baseball “FANatic” were to learn how to better appreciate this game yourself. Please enjoy my "love letter" to the great game of baseball.
Mystery Gottheim
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Series: THE GOD'S CYCLE, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,260. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
—Mystery Gottheim— is the fourth book of The God's Cycle, in which the Gothic New England landscape comes alive in its original hold upon the yankee imagination. Whether it's the man-dog apparition, a visitation of mythic Forest Folk, or the strange case of loose bones in a deserted graveyard, the woods are alive with both fancy and reality for characters we've come to know.
We will Never Speak & Other Stories
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 25. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
The season had changed and the advent of autumn brought the same aroma of freshness and delight. Juliana was very much lost in the thoughts of her own, the thoughts which were very personal to her.
The Slope of Kongwa Hill: A Boy's Tale of Africa
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 154,130. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Based on the author's memoirs, this novel picks up his story when, at age 9, as a result of his parents moving to East Africa, Tony finds himself bound for Kongwa School in January 1952. Located just south of the Maasai Steppe where was to be found every manner of game, exotic bird life, insects and reptiles, Kongwa provided a harsh if adventure-filled location in which to be educated and grow.
Interview with the Bard
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young writer faces a challenging interview subject and finds much more than she had expected.
Never Smooth: Stafford's Hands
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Stafford's hands were made for poetry, not all this.
JMWW Anthology V
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
JMWW is a quarterly journal of writing publishing the best in fiction, poetry, flash, nonfiction, and art. This best-of our 2010 online issues includes Kim Chinquee, Brian Evenson, Rober Lopez, Ken Sparling, Therese Svoboda and more!
Three and Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three short stories from award-winning author Kathleen Jones, whose biographies have been published by Penguin, Constable, Time Warner, Virago and Bloomsbury. Her fiction has appeared in numerous anthologies and been broadcast on radio networks in Britain, Holland, Spain and Germany. She also writes poetry, published by Templar Poetry UK. Kathleen divides her time between England and Italy.
The Match Makers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Rasp--known in some cultures as Rumpelstiltskin--and the Fairy Godmother work together to match princesses and princes. But when a princess guesses Rasp's true name, his match making abilities are gone. And what seems like a blessing may turn into a curse...
The Last Finn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Two farm boys growing up along the banks of the Ohio River is the setting for this riveting coming-of-age tale of an idyllic life with dark undertones.
Refugees: A Short Story of Survival
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 1 review)
They were coming, and no one could stop them. The Yellowstone Caldera has exploded, and survivors who fled the devastation made their way east. Cities such as Atlanta, Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. prepared for their arrival. It meant rationing – and rational thought. People on both sides would face tests of their nerve and resilience.