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The Purification Ceremony
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,350. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » 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
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Price: Free! Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
What could tomorrow be like if we all sacrificed for something we believe in?
The Dirt Eaters
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Set in the 1960s of America's rural south, a young black woman is forced to reckon with her cultural eating disorder of eating dirt.
A Love Forbidden
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Price: Free! Words: 91,940. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"It's definitely him." Leah's anxiety and anticipation ratcheted up another notch. Gone was some of the shine of his earlier youth. Narrow streaks of silver had edged their way into the thick black waves flowing back from his temples. The eyes were the same Caribbean blue she had once found so irresistible. But had he come as friend or foe?
Workplace Ecology: A Case Study in Project Management
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Price: Free! Words: 19,940. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In this fictionalized case study, Robert Perrine describes what a typical project looks like within information technology. The project begins with the idealistic goals of formalizing best practices for project management. Towards the end the project is just a mad scramble to avoid disaster.
Oberon's Gift
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Price: Free! Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
For centuries the Good Fairies of Neverneverland have used their magic to push worthy humans to power and fame. Then, in 1982 they send their emissary, Oberon, to contact George Bertram Potter, a brilliant political science graduate student. What follows is a lighthearted romp though the halls of show business and politics.
I BE DAMN
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Price: Free! Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Cal Wallace is ocked into an unhappy marriage. His brothers feel his pain. Cal develops early alzheimers. In an uncanny sequence of events, with all the sugary existence and proper behavior that the South exhudes, Mary Lou Wallace puts her husband away. The brothers discover that their brother Cal is less gone "south" than thought.
No Turning Back
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Price: Free! Words: 55,810. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Pawns forced to break a stalemated war, many humans became unwilling hosts to the alien race known only as "Sukkers"; a select few received genetic alterations from the "Ancients" and became super-human with incredible abilities to hold back the Drone armies. Millennia have passed, yet the War still rages. Alluvia did not start it, but the Descendants of the Ancients must finish it somehow.
Communication Deficiencies: A Case Study in Project Management
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Price: Free! Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In this fictionalized case study, Robert Perrine describes what a typical project looks like within information technology. The project is already behind schedule when Robert arrives. There is no agreement on scope and the project budget is being siphoned away. Somehow Robert needs to bring the team together and get the work accomplished before they run out of time, money or sanity.
EMOTIONAL SEARING OF THE VIETNAM EXPERIENCE
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Price: Free! Words: 21,620. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a small book. Three short stories. All more or less embrace the Vietnam experience as enduring and always present. 1.Young 20 something, disillusioned, spending a few days in Saigon before returning to war. 2.Orphaned, a young man confronts racism while honoring the memory of his friend. (3) Instructive account of a long lost friend who share a secret, possibly lost forever.
My Sister Shelby
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Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the lazy summer of 1976 one girl finds her true spirit and calling that would last her lifetime.
Bill Huggins - A Desperate prequel
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
People are seldom what they seem and Bill Huggins is no exception. During the days before the economy grinds to a halt, Jimmy Logan sees something in his neighbors that nearly breaks his heart. This short story prequel to Desperate Times will take you inside Bill’s world, where things aren’t always as they appear. Bill’s story is a lesson that true friends stick together, no matter the cost.
Vamp.0
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Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Vampire tales are always being revisited, taking on many different angles and shapes. Vamp.0 is another version of the old legend. Told with slight humor, our players include a Gothic bloodsucker, a clumsy loner, and a rotten bully. What a combo!
Skin Deep
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Price: Free! Words: 62,840. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
The accident should have killed Rachel Evans. However, the actions of two men; one a doctor, the other, a drunk, will lead her down a path of discovery and deceit, towards a realization of hidden power and strength.
Dreams Die Fast
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Series: Dreams Die, #1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Frank Ross is headed home after spending a long winter on the Baja. When his motorcycle breaks down, he’s trapped in an old ghost town on the west side of the Salton Sea. A woman takes pity on Frank and invites him over for a home-cooked meal. Before he knows it, Frank is knee-deep in cartel drugs with a woman itching to pull the trigger on the gun she’s pointing at his back.
The Fly Caster Who Tried To Make Peace With the World
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Price: Free! Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Making peace with the world, sooner or later most of us have to. But how? Ian Mac Bride's way begins in 1909 when he watches a fly-casting tournament and dreams of becoming a great fly caster. But soon Ian experiences personal tragedy, and then is appalled by the slaughter of World War I. Torn by grief, Ian loses faith in the world - until, almost by accident, he finds a way to come to terms.
Big Black Shiny Boots
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Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.45 from 11 reviews)
A fragile elderly lady waits behind closed doors for the next person to arrive to either evict her or to steal her belongings to pay for the rent. She has other ideas.
Julie Hartman, Julie Hartman
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Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When the chips are down, and they certainly are in these desperate times; friends and family stick together. Julie finds this out in an unlikely fashion. As the economy is crumbling around them, people are forced to make hard choices as to where they want to make their stand. They also must choose who to stand by. Julie's life is about to change, but not without a little help from a friend.
Adventures in Reading.
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Price: Free! Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A collection of short stories and the novella The North Room. The Test: fiction The Doll: paranormal fiction The Blizzard: fantasy The Tank: science fiction The Hunt: fiction Round Island Massacre: paranormal fiction America, Land of Mysteries: true The Visitor: fiction The Forgotten: real Night Stalker: fiction The North Room: paranormal fiction Coping with Breast Cancer: true.
The Will to Kill
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Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
A honeymoon gone bad… The newlyweds, Bill and Caroline Jones are on the perfect honeymoon. Their cottage is in a secluded and romantic spot, far away from the hustle and bustle, that ensures they are not disturbed. But it also ensures that no one can hear gunshots… Revenge is truly the only answer.