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Treasure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
Short story. This is the story of how a chance conversation with a stranger can change a man's attitude to life.
Jack
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jack may be growing up with the best of prospects, friends and talent. But life has a way of going in odd directions, and for Jack, this means many a twist before finally achieving what he wants in life. His talents in university, with friends, and in making money, are pitted against friends with varied backgrounds, from Lynette running an escort agency, to the hotel business in Brisbane.
The Good Harvest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,870. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's 1814 in London, and Harold Hammonds has come a long way in his 24 years. He's second officer aboard the merchant vessel "The Good Harvest", bound for Sydney with a cargo of settlers goods, topped off with a parcel of transported convicts. It's a hell voyage, ending with a storm that wrecks them on an island off the west coast of New Zealand. Should he stay? Will he claim this grand place?
Can't Catch Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
Peculiar graveyard goings-on. Short story about a village gravedigger who tries to persuade a policeman that an angel poked its tongue out at him.
My Simple Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ronnie Jackson,lives a simple lifestyle, but today it takes a threatening twist. This is the story of one mans fight, as he suffers a Heart attack and the battle by the Doctors and nurses from a local hospital to save his life
The Last Bullet.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
The futility of war! Two soldiers from different continents, each living their own experiences as enemies,cross paths. A short story based on historical facts.
Kiss Kiss
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
Set in the 1950s, when sixteen year old Lamour stumbles across a secret love affair she finds herself in great danger.
The Unspoken
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Price: Free! Words: 90,220. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Unspoken follows the plight of Daniel Amos, a fifty-nine year old preacher on a journey to find out the truth about his son, Jay, killed in a motorcycle accident ten years earlier. Daniel befriends his son's companions and, through their personal experiences, glimpses his son's secret existence, and dwells on the possibility his son may have taken his own life.
Sorting Ted
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: British English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Blue Button Publications. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
It was when Ted Warner bought the granny-flat that the problems began for Brenda and Ian Royle... Meanwhile, in The Gables Care Home, Bill Appleby hears rumours and determines to right a wrong...if he has enough time left...
Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
Are we destined to follow a path in life or do we try to forge our own way? A young guy sits on a park bench by a flowing city river. Depression brings him to the spot as he searches for the answers he seeks from life. He discusses with an elderly lady his failure in life to form relationships and tries to compare his life to the simplistic view of a swan as it is carried by the river ebb.
Escape
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
The year is 1940. Fifty Jewish refugees seeking sanctuary in the US are fleeing from Luxembourg on their way to Lisbon.They are accompanied by a German sergeant officially assigned to provide them with safe passage. This fictional account is based on the author's actual experiences with his parents. It describes the dangers they encounter and the relationships that develop during this odyssey.
Friday
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Price: Free! Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Elizabeth Bannon has been tasked to assess a patient suffering from a delusional disorder. After initial review, she soon discovers her patient holds a secret which unknown forces are striving to retain hidden. She sets out to investigate the truth and unlock the mystery concealed within her patient while questioning her own medical beliefs and future in the process.
A Late Monsoon
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Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
On the shaded veranda of a post colonial Bombay hotel, two men shelter from the pre monsoon heat. Their generations and ideologies differ but they share the same turbulent moment in time. As they muse on the consequences of their changing world, they confront each other with questions affecting each of their personal worlds; questions they would prefer not to face.
If You Go Into The Woods
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.92 from 26 reviews)
If You Go Into The Woods is a collection of two unsettling short stories. In the title story, Jiri Beranek is drawn to a nearby forest, but each time he enters, his desire to see the mysterious birds is checked by his fear of the dark. When he finally forces himself to go farther, he find a new reason to be afraid. Plus bonus story: The Reset Button. Total length 4000 words.
Drawing God?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Professor Hue-Bris, a vocal atheist, finds himself lost in an unfamiliar landscape. Is it a dream or something else? If you appreciate this short story, then you are asked, if you are able, to make a small donation to a charity of your choice.
The Drought
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Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(3.60 from 5 reviews)
Strange things happen on the way, even in the middle of a drought.
What I did next does me no credit at all
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The internet's safe isn't it? I book holidays and buy CDs with no problem; surely my personal life will be at no risk if I, just this once....
Sniper
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Willem, a Dutch farmer has been plotting and planning for over three years to finally get his revenge on a German SS Officer named Rudolph Klatt. Will his ambush be successful?
Point of a Pencil
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Do we really need to buy twenty-four pencils? a student asked. -No, not just twenty-four pencils, but rather twenty-four sharpened pencils, the lecturer replied.
The Lucky One
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Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
A Prize Winning Short Story. An elderly woman is haunted by memories of her escape from the holocaust. But how reliable are painful memories that have been kept at bay for over sixty years? And at her time of life, what exactly is she searching for?