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Cassidy Creek Bridge
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
One chance meeting. A pact made. Two lives irrevocably changed. And they didn’t even know each others’ names. A passing encounter with a stranger might be long remembered; but what happens when, long after they’ve gone their separate ways, the actions of one continues to completely disrupt the life of the other?
Black Denim Lit #7: A Suitable Poison
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Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 37,230. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Black Denim Lit #7 "A Suitable Poison": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 140 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Robert Stiles, Tiffany Michelle Brown, Rhoads Brazos, John Dromey, Kate Morrow, Scott Blankenship, Sean Monaghan, Linda Boroff
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: Russian. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
От любви до ненависти один шаг, и второй - до убийства.
Moving On
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Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Sometimes, we must leave our past behind us in order to start over. Moving On tells one such story, and the lengths some people must go in order to excape.
The Bandaged Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: British English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
The bandaged man’s chest rose and fell as the parentless brother and sister watched and waited. They waited for his secrets to be known, to discover why this hideously bandaged form had stumbled onto their dry and dying land. They waited to uncover why he carried a gun stained with blood. They waited for him to wake and walk and talk and free them from their misery.
The Last Bus Home
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A man receives a bus ticket in the mail from his dead mother. The ticket says Route Zero: Home. Everything in his life from his mother's death up to this point has been as dull as cinder blocks and just as dirty. Should he take the Zero bus? What waits for him at the end of the line?
Happy People Live Here
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Price: Free! Words: 89,480. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On the ninth floor of an upscale apartment of well to do families, a young couple will come to terms with the loss of their son and the impending release of their daughter from a psychiatric clinic on her fourth birthday.
The Pecan Tree - A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
An elderly man, Scoop Parsons, reflects on his life as he tries to remove the stump of an old pecan tree.
Cottage Cheese - A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A minister seduces a member of his congregation, with murderous results.
Uccidila!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: Italian. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Chiara è una bimba solare e serena, che vive con la nonna in campagna e passa il tempo con le sue tre bambole preferite: Tania, Betta e Giada. Ma quale terribile segreto si nasconde dietro l'apparente spensieratezza di Chiara? In questo racconto breve, da leggere al volo in Metropolitana o aspettando in coda alla Posta, potrete scoprirlo!
Delbert Judd
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,830. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A quirky, amusing debut novel about mental illness, religious corruption and the things people do to cope...the tale is lighthearted and funny thanks to the humor of oddball Delbert, but it also explores some substantial issues, which gives it poignancy and weight. A well-written novel that is an interesting exploration of mental illness from the perspective of a sufferer's partner. Kirkus Reviews
For the fragile Muses...
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: American English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Sometimes your life goes according to plan. Other times, that plan is forever altered by music you chance to hear in the night when you can't sleep. And other times...
My Name is Kate and I Just Killed my Baby
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Price: Free! Words: 44,870. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kate's journal begins with a very simple entry. "I like pizza and ice cream and going on dates and watching funny movies. I like to swim and text on my phone and go skiing in the winter. Oh, and there's one more thing you should know about me. I just killed my baby." Join Kate as she struggles with the aftermath of having an abortion, and the nightmare she never dreamed would follow.
Retribution
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Price: Free! Words: 14,380. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A novelette. Paul’s daughter is taken when he leaves her alone for a few minutes at the park. He thinks he saw the man who took her, but not everybody believes his story. Ten years later Paul crosses paths with this man again, and he plans his retribution.
Take-off!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Book translation by Chris Parkinson This novella is based on the following principle: the same paragraph introduces three short stories each with a different ending. The business class cabin in a plane, a violent and windy rainstorm, a man in his seat with the adjoining seat unoccupied. Who is going to come and sit next to him and what will be the chain of events from then on?
Living on the Knife's Edge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A romantic drama set in London, this is a contemporary short story about the uncertain business of living. On the knife's edge between love and tragedy, Adam Reid is a young doctor who finds that mending broken lives is not a vocation for the faint-hearted.
The Secret
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A dying man considers his one regret in life. He fights with his own fears over what his children might think of him if he were to tell them, fearing above all else that they would no longer love him. He decides it is time he sought closure, if nothing else, no matter the promises he once made to himself. And those he hurt.
An Honest Man
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Price: Free! Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(3.00 from 1 review)
"An Honest Man" is a novella which explores the personal journey of a man who decides to be completely honest; with himself and toward others. The ramifications and revelations that occur as a result of this decision take his life in a completely new direction.
Hate Speech
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A powerful short story about a crumbling marriage a confused little boy. When his youngest son gets in trouble at school for using a word he doesn't even understand, Kevin begins to realize just how much his own actions affect his children. In one moment, Kevin questions everything he thought he understood about his relationships with his family, his wife, and his kids.
Turnbull: Based on a True Story
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Price: Free! Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Theo, a turn of the century, South Carolina Preacher's son came from barely anything. Eldred, raised by share cropper parents, came from even less. Their paths overlapped for decades until one ended up dead along a deserted road and the other was sentenced to 99 years in the Tennessee State Prison.