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Black Boots
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Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Lonely painter finds his muse in a random stranger. She haunts his dreams and his work.
The V-8
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Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Some things you just don't think of in time.
Love Child
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Amber Pascoe's ordered life is rocked when Daniel Brodie, who she had never expected to see again, arrives and wants to see her. She fears that he will use his wealth to try and take her son but when the truth comes out, she must fight against a hatred and deception that had once almost ruined her life and now threatens harm on a much deadlier scale.
Jay Hawk: The Assassin's Lover
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,230. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » Middle Eastern
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
If you liked ARGO, the Oscar-winning best picture of the year, you'll like this. The real life Tony Mendez, played by Ben Affleck, coached the author in trade-craft at CIA HQ in this extensively researched romantic espionage thriller. The lives of three women intersect in a cauldron of lies, violence, intrigue and sex, when one of them is targeted for kidnapping and torture by Iranian operatives.
The Long Road Home
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Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
What if? That's the question on Kate's mind, a woman unsettled in life. Will she find the balance between her current life and the one she wants?
The RFID Truancy Solution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Fictional short about Kelli, a precocious teenager who rebels against wearing her school’s mandated student-tracking Radio Frequency ID badge. She believes the RFID badges are part of a nefarious government plot, but no one will listen.
Angel No More
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Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
He calls himself Robert Kelly, known as Bob. They call him the mystery boy.
The Rationale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A woman is haunted by three spirits. They are not of Christmas times, but are babies she had aborted over her life. Warning: this story has an especially nasty end. The Rationale is a powerful, emotional, well-written short. It’s also one of G.M. Weger’s first and best stories. Originally, it was published in Nth Degree.
Sjekira
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Series: Zimomora, 6. Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: Croatian. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"Zima ne dolazi. Zima je stigla." U bliskoj budućnosti klimatske promjene dovele su do kratkotrajnih ekstremnih vremenskih nepogoda. Gradovi koji nikada prije nisu bili prekriveni snijegom sada izgledaju poput nordijskih. Situacija se polako otima kontroli kako sistem kolabira. Drva nestaje, hrane je sve manje. Građani postaju očajni, sjekire neprocjenjive.
The Old Man of Heron Village
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Asian
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The short story "The Old Man of Heron of Village" is the poignant tale of simple farmer during China's turbulent Cultural Revolution who finds a chance to express his deep love for the man who is a living Buddha to him - Chairman Mao. However, his efforts lead him into a world beyond his understanding.
My Sadness
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
“Hey, Sandy, How long has it been since we went to the doctor now?” Well, Mike, it has only been a month. I guess we should go make another appointment to see if I’m pregnant yet. I go over to the phone and make the call. The doctor answers the phone and he says to come in the next week at 3pm.
The Other Side (Literary Fiction)
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Price: Free! Words: 94,370. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
28 year old Lily Hicks' faith had seemed unshakable until a traumatic loss in her teens. The day that she hears a street evangelist preaching, she faces the question that haunts her past: can God truly - and only - be good? Her partner is an Atheist and her best friend a Wiccan. Both will fight Lily's philosophical journey all the way until a shocking event changes everything...
The Purification Ceremony
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,350. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Diana Jackman, a mother, environmental engineer and expert animal tracker, is on the trail of a vicious serial killer in the snowy wilds of British Columbia. A Los Angeles Times best book of the year. Nominated for the Edgar Allen Poe award. "Superbly written. Uniquely scary." -- London Literary Review
The Robbery: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Walter decided to rob his company when his business was failing and his wife, Muriel, no longer loved him. His plan was simple: grab the bearer bonds and run—worry about the details later. Everything was fine until a Puerto Rican youth robbed him while he was making his escape. Now he was the victim--and that changed everything.
The John Doe
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Price: Free! Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
They would have liked to know who the John Doe was, but more importantly they wanted to know what he was. And what was his power, the power they did not understand? He could not be allowed free. He was not an ordinary man.
Sonoran Dreams: Three short stories from exile
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Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Sonoran Desert in the American Southwest is a place of extremes and contrasts, of beauty and death, of independent spirits and lost souls, of fresh starts and exiles. Three short stories, three different genres, all set in the Sonoran Desert, each with characters in exile of one form or another. One author with a unique perspective and voice.
Hearts Torn Asunder
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Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: British English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Josh and Madison are the perfect couple, but even true love can change like the seasons. A shattered dream causes their marriage to take an unexpected plunge toward a silent grave. Can they manage to pull it back from the precipice? Find out in this tale of love, heartache and miracles.
The Bridge: A short story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
Photographic
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Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A man burdened with an image he can never forget seeks out the person whose chance encounter turned him into the cynical person he is today. Plagued by the image of the man found standing over the body of his mother, he hopes to fill the emptiness inside with a confrontation he has avoided for years.
A Target Affair
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,180. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Thomas was a kind young man with an upbeat attitude, until the summer of 1985 when he was betrayed by a woman he loved & trusted. As an adult Thomas becomes a womanizer, until a young lady suddenly enters his life & turns his world upside down. She forces him to deal with his past & make some difficult decisions, while not revealing what he knows & trying to sustain the bond he’s formed with her.