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B'Zongo
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Price: Free! Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
What happens when depression takes over the life of a happy clown?
The Boys from the Back Room
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,530. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Raz Jester marries the girl of his dreams; they have a child and live the perfect life until drugs enter the picture. When his wife becomes addicted and is ultimately killed, Raz’s world crumbles. He sets out to “kick butt” and round up the town’s corrupt politicians and lawmen that are on the cartel’s payroll, but ends up offering his life for the life of his kidnapped daughter instead.
The Grip
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The Grip is a short story satire about how a hobby or interest can become an obsession. This story takes the reader on a journey of an out of control perfectionist that lacks the talent to accomplish their goals. Anyone can become caught up in the frustration of falling short of their dreams.This is a short story. It is meant to be read in one sitting. Only one paragraph indention at the start.
Sparrow Swift Change (International Intrigue)
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Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
Saving Iceland. Escape with Sparrow and Sparrowette in Sparrow Swift #5. The conclusion of the Sparrow Swift (International Intrigue) series and the set up for a Sparrow Swift (Personal Sovereignty) series. There will be a new downloadable Sparrow Swift pulp adventure twice a month and a print anthology every five pulps.
The Good News
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A Speculative Fiction short... An elevator filled with tourists stops during a power failure and a small boy's life hangs in the balance when his arm becomes caught. Above ground, unaware of the consequences, a young man is trying to return power to the elevator while a man and woman race against time to stop him. Who will win? Who will lose?
Bad People/Ugly Lives
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,360. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The corruption and criminal malfeasance that masquerades as law. An accurate description of the cocaine trade, and the dual role played by the participants real and believable as told by a man with experience. Psychological analysis that puts the reader into the heads of those involved: ammunition, greed, lust, violence, revenge, hope and motivation. An underlying transcendental theme: Reparation
Mambo Panties & Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A cycle of short stories about rural Texas spanning 75 years. Some of the stories are funny, some poignant, and some… just strange.
Mysfits
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Price: Free! Words: 26,480. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
A six-pack of urban (and suburban) fantasies. "Mysfits" delves into the lives of several unique people in extraordinary situations--from an autistic child with a healer's touch, to a small town witch who volunteers at a local hospital, and many more. BONUS: Also include is the first chapter of A LITTLE PRIMITIVE, the acclaimed urban fantasy thriller by bestselling author Josh Langston.
The Wanderer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,930. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
After getting out of the Army, Landon Bradley packs up his motorcycle and heads North West in hopes of closing up old battle wounds and maybe even settling down. Not accustomed to staying in one spot for too long, he's not certain that he'll ever find a place that he can truly call home.
Bobby Slater's World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,030. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Summer, 1964 and for thirteen-year-old Bobby Slater, one of those rich summer kids up on Baker Lake, it’s idyllic - swimming, fishing, baseball, hiking the mountains around the lake, camping on the islands, but what Bobby wants is a girlfriend. Be careful what you wish for, Bobby.
Le Fay: a literary fantasy YA short story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Crescere Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Morgaine of Cornwall finds her life forfeit if she returns as she is, and so seeks to make a bargain with the Dark Lord of the Sidhe for a choice...a choice beyond her previous grasp of the world. A short story of literary fantasy.
Débrouillard
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Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Beating Windward Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story about Kendall, a sailor stuck in Venezuela, who needs to figure out what to do now that the boat's captain has given up sailing and is flying back to the States. Does he find someone to help him sail the boat home or backpack around South America? And what's that third option he's too busy to notice?
The War Dames
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,820. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
It’s August 1942 and America is at war. Twenty-five year old Beth Adamson volunteers to be part of the first American Women’s Army Corps, known as the WACs. The War Dames tells the story of one woman’s adventure from boot camp to her assignment with Eisenhower’s North African Campaign and return to civilian life.
Going to Liard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A loving wife. A doting mother. A runaway.
More Than 44
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Price: Free! Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
High school sports hero feels the pull from his home town and leaves a successful career to give back to the people that gave him so much. Old friends are reunited and new relationships are forged in this coming-of-age novel.
Sniper and Assault (Honor 1 + 2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Jack and Sam are two of the best snipers in the British army. This time they’ve been tasked with killing a high ranking Nazi officer who knows more than his fair share of secrets. It’s a fight to the finish as the snipers try to outwit the Germans in a game of cat and mouse where there can be only one winner. (Contains 2 Stories.)
Body Counter and Downgraded (Two Story Pack)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
You’re hired. It’s day 29 and Frank’s out on the job with his fat partner Chase. The building they have been sent to inspect looks normal enough, but when Frank finds two men outside acting suspiciously, a battle for survival starts that will leave a trail of death in its wake. Will Frank survive his first month on the job? Find out inside. (2 Stories Within.)
Othello Jones
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Series: Gay and Lesbian · Urban Stories · Short Reads · Wes Writers and Publishers. Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short short. Formerly titled The Handshake... Ex-student and teacher meet by chance in a shopping mall. Things start off bad when the student refuses to give the teacher a hug. Inspired by Edward Albee's Zoo Story, the pupil's words are more potent than fists. He jabs and punches until his words drive the teacher to the brink of murdering him. The conversation is poetic, raw, and brittle.
Cause & Effect
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Martin’s existence has centered on his wife, Sophie, for thirteen years. Their tumultuous, explosive relationship ends in adultery and her abrupt death, leaving Martin to pick up the pieces of the life she built for them – and a daughter he barely knows. With the touching insights of his little girl and memories of Sophie to keep him going, Martin navigates the year after her death.
Behind The Mirror ( The Glass Wall )
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Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Bento Box Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Rafael is a Fate Tracker, protecting his world and Earth from disaster, but what should he do when disaster appears in the form of love? This short story is the prequel to "The Glass Wall, Book One - The Glass Wall".