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The Tenth Hole Bridge
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Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Bobby Lambert has been offered the deal of a lifetime to become the world’s best at something he loves: golf. But the cost is high … very high.
A Year in Tyr
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 117,410. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the memoir of an American who spent 2009-2010 with his family in Tyr, Lebanon near the border with Israel. Become an armchair expat as he shares his experiences of anti-American bias and the chances of a war with Israel constantly looming. You will be fascinated to walk through Tyr vicariously, and troubled as you realize what lurks below the surface there also lurks here and everywhere.
Confessions of a Velour-Shirted Man: Collected Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
No matter what modern angst ails you, there is always the curative power of surreal, modern, short fiction. If Rod Serling and Patricia Highsmith had a bastard child (and who's to say they didn't?) and that bastard started writing... well, the feverish results might be much like these unforced "Confessions."
iPoems
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Poetry like you have never seen.
The Ginkgo: An Intellectual and Visionary Coming-of-Age
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Ginkgo explores the clash between tradition and creativity. A girl from a western ranch—symbolizing tradition—comes to a large university and writes four highly personal and creative papers about a single tree. In the process, she produces a sobering vision of America a thousand years into the future, the day her chosen tree dies.
Don't Tell.
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Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Short Story. A brutally honest portrayal of what happens when Susanna - a young girl in Samoa - is sexually abused and everyone she turns to for help fails her. Again and again. A powerful and moving story that highlights a cruelly common problem facing many young people in Samoa today.
The Empty City
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Urban explorer and lucid dreamer Brandon Minamoto discovers that outside his thoughts and emotions exists a world that is silent and open, surrounding him and everyone else. The Empty City is about awakening to universal truths and one’s true self, told in short episodes that each describe a place, a dream, a question, a memory, a fantasy or an event.
Small Change: stories of the heart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tales of revelations in small moments of daily lives, these four stories have in common a point of leverage when a choice makes a huge difference and transforms the heart. Whole lives in the balance change or could have changed; lovely twists on the normal themes of love and relationship, fathers and sons, lives that could have been or now will be, these tales prove that life is such a surprise.
The Convent
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Malke, a twelve-year-old Jewish girl is smuggled into a convent to escape the Nazis when they overrun Poland.
Sightings of Bono
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cult Irish Story adapted for film featuring Bono (U2)
The Sword, the Book, and the Bone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
A historical adventure novel about a young man's discovery of Excalibur and the identity of the historical King Arthur. Tripp Shepard inherits three antiquities which he must discover and return to their rightful place in a monastery in a distant land. Arthur buffs will delight in the novel's highly detailed historical reconstruction of the real King Arthur.
A Dog Named Blue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the author sets out to find a big companion dog, little does she expect to take home a huge Great Dane who knocks her over! As a beloved family member, Blue creates colorful memories and captures her four year old son’s youth in an unforgettable sunset tableau.
Friend of the Family
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Doris Campion's world is dull and banal, surrounded by the irritations and limitations of living in a seniors’ home. After a fellow resident's death, an enigmatic encounter with the woman's brother revives in Doris memories of the past and tempts her to consider the possibilities of a relationship. But would it be worth the cost?
Digging Out
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by Icy Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Abbie lives with her grandmother and her twins, Jed and Jill, on a farm cluttered with old machinery. One day she snaps, and decides to clean up decades of mess. To her surprise, everyone benefits.
Displaced
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Armed conflict captured international headlines, but most correspondents failed to cover the plight of refugees. What was it like for millions of Bosnians and Croatians who were driven from their homes? How does a family stand up to armed marauders? Baldino's short fiction dramatizes bravery at its finest.
Paradigms and Curbside Boxes - two stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Cheap Stories series--short eBooks, cheap as hell. 2 short stories about the pressures of contemporary life. Whether a business runs into problems when workers discover that potbelly pigs have the ability to teleport, or if a persnickety mailman refuses to deliver, the main characters struggle to keep the images of themselves they once thought were obvious...
Tuskers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
TUSKERS is an explosive combination of sci-fi, college football, humor, and satire that will keep you wondering seriously about the social impact of this highly emotional game we all follow so closely. Nebraska has not lost a game in 10 years, but today, on November 25, 2090, the last day of the Winning Decade, they play the hated Sooners who bring their own secret weapons to the stadium.
Before Life: A Collection of Short Stories.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,950. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A breathtaking and inspirational collection of short stories, that speaks to love, loss, purpose,and healing. This epic is armed with 8 short stories that ignite the discussion about out-of-wedlock blessings, parental envy, and real life urban crisis, family secrets, accented with 'emancipated' love. This book is engaging and humorous, taking readers on a courageous ride by using poetic prose.
Mother Nature Faerie Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,840. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
In a groundbreaking retelling of traditional stories Mother Nature brings the faerie tale genre into the modern world. Thrill to 10 tales of horror and greed as Jack defeats the Beanstalk Corporation and Red Ridding Hood takes on the medical establishment. You cannot read a story like Snow White and the Junkyard Dwarfs and ever litter again. For adults who want to indulge their inner child.
Atonement
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A Japanese businessman carries a terrible wartime secret for over 50 years.