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Ten Toes Down
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,520. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Sebastian Behr used to have everything he wanted: high paying executive job, big house, and a pretty wife. Now his life looks like he lives in a card board box - his wife has a boyfriend, unemployment won't pay the mortgage and his single friends (card carrying members of the "He-man Woman Haters Club) are his new roommates. When life gives you lemons, add tequila.
Final Exam
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,080. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
With college tuitions rising and student loans taking longer to pay off, a billionaire steps in and creates a contest. The prize for the 100 winners: student loans paid in full plus a trip around the world. Join us on this educational journey as we follow 10 of these winners. They have one final exam to take. They will learn that not all lessons in life can be taught from a book.
The Sticks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Percy wants to be as far away as possible from the place that has been the source of his troubles all his life. But to his disappointment, he finds himself in the last place he expected. And a chance encounter with a redneck and a stubborn hound dog aren’t helping, either. That is… until they do. This short story imagines that, perhaps, very big things can happen in very small moments.
Waiting For Elizabeth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,260. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Tangerine Publications Ltd. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Ireland 1565. ‘Old English’ Thomas Butler, Earl of Ormond, a known as “Black Tom” is waiting for his Queen, Elizabeth. She is rumoured to be the mother of one of Tom’s 12 illegitimate children. And she has promised to visit Ireland. Black Tom builds a manor house for Elizabeth at Carraigh on the River Suir, and there he waits for her. A very real picture of love and hate in Tudor Ireland.
Happy Mother's Day, Unofficially
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Rita spent her childhood yearning for her dead mother, who left behind no memories or photographs. She constructed elaborate fantasies to compensate for the loss. But when her mother mysteriously reappears as if resurrected, proving her father a liar, Rita demands to know the truth. The answers are far from what she expected. Can Rita ever forgive her family for such actions? Could anyone?
Spring Argyle
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Jacob just bought Willow Reed's book store. He loves the quiet life between the shelves of dusty books. If only his best friend Liz would see him as more than a friend life would be complete. Enter Sydney, a flirtatious brunette who turns Jacob's world upside down. Who will be the one for Jacob when the dust settles?
.30-.30 Vision
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Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Is it enough for a young man to remember a fine Autumn day spent at the side of his father? Or do darker memories squirming in the depths of his brain matter more? Or even more: is it ever all right to kill a thing of beauty?
Facing The Furies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
It’s hurricane season, and for one Keys community, the weather isn’t the only thing in turmoil. “It’s starting already. There’s something fierce out there stirring everybody up. This wind is going to blow the earth into the sea.”
Cowgirls
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Dode, a cowgirl, provided sound advice and warm friendship for Frank in the loneliest days of his childhood. As an adult, far away now from ranching, he finds her spirit alive in the women he is drawn to, including his wife, a colleague, and his soon to be daughter-in-law. All of them are cowgirls, as Frank has learned to use the word.
The DUI Guy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,330. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Tortured by the loss of his family, once prominent defense attorney Norman Chalmers has become a recluse in his suburban Chicago home. Chalmers is sinking fast into the depths of alcoholism and depression, and with no one to save him he seems destined to self destruct – that is until a friend from his distant past suddenly re-enters his life.
A Sort Of Homecoming
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two veterans from our recent wars catch up on mutual friends, their experiences, then ask the one question that seems the most important one of all.
The Next to Last Drink
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,140. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
About a professional man caught in the trap of addiction after using alcohol as a remedy for anxiety. He uses will power to stay sober but anxiety surges out of control. Safe medications do not relieve his nervousness and they diminish his libido. He's at the crossroads in search of an anxiety-specific medication. An anonymous diary tests his faith but he fears giving in to a higher power
The Moment of OCD
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Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
An OCD person pours his heart out on 'The Moment of Truth'.
Shadow Future (Two Rings #1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Being an OverShadower is never easy...
Magic Days
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Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Glenn Lockwood has made a new friend, a man by the name of Vernon Hudspeth. Today Vernon is seventy. Tomorrow he'll be sixty, and fifty the day after. Who knows how this is happening? Who knows why? Maybe these are just magic days, when impossible wishes are granted, dying loves are restored, and hints are everywhere that the cosmos is a far grander thing than anyone can imagine.
A Tale of Two Legacies
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Price: Free! Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
William Gardner rejuvenates our attitudes towards ethics and morals in a low-key, thought-provoking, suspenseful, amusing, and addictive way with his new novella that traces a month in the course of two families wending their way through modern life. While a first work for this author, he brings us insights gathered over 75 years. He spoofs his own efforts in his must-read epilogue.
Brooklyn Bites: A Pickle & Carrot Cake
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The fifth and sixth stories in the Brooklyn Bites series, A Pickle & Carrot Cake look at the discomfort often caused by speaking the truth. In A Pickle, a woman pressures a man to reveal more about himself, but she is ultimately unable to handle what he reveals. In Carrot Cake, a woman prepares a Lebanese feast for her family and cannot begin to predict the uncomfortable reaction she elicits.
We Never Once Fell
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A young man's life takes a strange turn after his mother dies.
Telefon do Stalina
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,650. Language: Polish. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Telefon do Stalina to zapis obserwacji i przeżyć dorastającego chłopca, który jest synem partyjnego prominenta. Ważnym nurtem tej powieści jest intymna sfera chłopca, nasycona erotyzmem i wybujałymi namiętnościami. R. Sadaj jest laureatem wielu nagród literackich, z których najbardziej sobie ceni Nagrodę Miasta Krakowa.
El Mototaxi.
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Price: Free! Words: 63,150. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
El día que Pechi, un muchacho proveniente de un barrio humilde de Sincelejo encontró a Laura perdida en un abandonado paraje en los alrededores de la ciudad, su vida cambió para siempre. Aquel mismo día se empezaron a tejer oscuros intereses en la política de la ciudad y de la región que involucrarán a Cindy, una muchacha que secretamente ha denunciado la corrupción rampante en la ciudad.