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Excerpt of a First Draft Manuscript
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is an excerpt of an unedited novel manuscript that is in the works.
Deeper Down The Hole
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Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Lyle's young daughter is wounded in a hit and run accident he must decide which means more to him, his child or the bottle.
StepShifter 1 - Alpha Billionaire Lover
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Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » New adult
You've read about the billionaires who like to tie things with ... ties. You've lusted over werewolves and werebears. You've sent your blood pressure through the roof fantasizing about that pair of muscle-bound MMA guys whose sole focus in life is to bring you to the heights of pleasure. You've perhaps asked yourself, self, why do all of these fantastic lovers have to be in different universes?
When Summer Lingers
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Dahna is quite comfortable in her role as an outcast. Her favorite activities are painting her nails and hanging out on the beach. An observation by the quirky Carr leads to an endearing friendship between two unlikely people. Note: This short story was first featured in Summer Shorts II: Best Kept Secrets by Durham Editing and E-books.
The Remote Islands
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Price: Free! Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thirty-one love letters from an air disaster survivor to his wife reveal a modern-day reachable utopia.
Clean-up Time in Peaceville (A Free Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Johnny Goode and the residents of Peaceville have been living a nice quiet life, until the day they elected a new town major, Mr Censorship.
6 Six Word Stories - Book 1
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Price: Free! Words: 210. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Six stories just six words each. Great stories aren't measured by how many words there are. Great stories are measured by how many words it takes to invoke a response. The purpose of this book is to draw you in to six separate stories using only six words for each story.
Beyond Parallel
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Price: Free! Words: 69,610. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
ONE BOY. ONE GIRL. ONE INSIGNIFICANT MOMENT THAT CHANGES THEIR LIVES FOREVER. Bella and Clark are two young twenty-somethings, finding themselves in a chaotic and crazy world. One craves love; the other avoids it. Will they find one another, or will a single what-if moment mean they never meet?
VIRGINITY - STIRRED BUT NOT SHAKEN
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Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The following is based on a true story. Some of the dialogues might be inappropriate for certain readers. Reader discretion is advised.
The Mascot
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Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A young girl from a troubled family shares a love of baseball with her uncle. This is a short story of approximately 4400 words.
The Mirror
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Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
... It was a really hot summer day. I walked in a park alone. The sun shone and as I recall some ’ancient’ music composition of Glenn Miller’s orchestra played. My mood was magnificent. I walked and blinked in the sunlight. And then I stumbled upon her, she was with an ice-cream horn in hands. She has soiled me at all...
Sting Like a Butterfly - a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Join Davie, Billy The Kid and Fat Harry in this this delightful tale of courage and friendship. Davie has just finished reading Harper Lee's 'To Kill A Mockingbird' and has taken on board some valuable lessons. See how he discovers for himself the meaning of courage.
William Shakespeare's "Measure for Measure": A Retelling in Prose
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Price: Free! Words: 37,730. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's problem play "Measure for Measure." People who read this version first will find it much easier to understand the language of the original play.
Blue Lion
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Price: Free! Words: 14,750. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Blue Lion is a collections of interconnecting flash fictions written in 2014 by Raymond Sexton.
Ambiguity in Virtual Teams
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Ambiguity is a condemnation in any business environment, managing instability in many tries can be baffling for all concerned, yet overseeing ambiguity in virtual groups is a standout amongst the most difficult errands confronting any group.
On the Rocks
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Series: Spirit Animal. Price: Free! Words: 55,260. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Wickedly funny and unabashedly smartass, Annie will rock your world. She has got a mouth on her. If the boys can say it by golly, so can she. Don’t matter where you come from, by the time you finish this book, yore liable to be talkin' like a cowhand and walkin' bowlegged. Nostalgic and optimistically prophetic, This new and unique series is strongly recommended
Tar Bubbbles (Sister Denunciation)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Want to play some Bubbles? Maybe not. You might call this Crunchy Croissants .5, an outside-in look at people and influences affecting 8 year old Kiki's Strand's attempts at corporate clubbing. A parallel, almost at times touching, approach to Crunchy Croissants. Don't attempt to eat anything, but nothing really worse going on here than bad pizza.
School Pickings (A Free Short Story)
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Series: George Brown Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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George Brown recounts his few hours in a new school in Ireland in the 1980's, as he goes through the harrowing experience of meeting his new teacher and school mates.
Fly Whither, Finch
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Price: Free! Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A man who grew up Catholic in mostly Baptist Oklahoma recalls the misadventures of his youth and then must come to grips with the old neighborhood falling to Urban Renewal and "progress." Coming of age, dry wit, drama and humor.
The Schrodinger Solution
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You set the price! Words: 64,430. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Samantha Griffen is a scientist investigating strange anomalies in the laboratory where she works for Thorne Industries. She hires an intern who she fears may be spying on her work for her employer. The strange occurrences start to gain in significance and impact globally, threatening the destruction of life, the Earth, and even the universe. Can Samantha find the Schrodinger Solution in time?