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Benjamin Grabbed His Glicken and Ran
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Benjamin Hackett, lovable, 23 and living on the edge of madness, explores the most remote corners of his mind. Benjamin works on, "Benjamin's Mysteries," in which he pours out his deepest anxieties as well as medieval fantasies of great beauty. He becomes enmeshed in a novel called "Glicken On, Baby, It's Now," a futuristic fantasy whose reverberations smash Benjamin into new dimensions.
Summoning The Strength
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Summoning The Strength is a tribute to some amazing women whose lives no one could have predicted would become so closely connected. Their compelling story shows how they navigate life, death, fear and disappointment with courage and grace. This book has it all; humor, sex, difficult family dynamics, love, friendship, deception, politics, and extreme honesty.
Lo specchio e l'ombra
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,330. Language: Italian. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Napoli, 1737. Una serie di delitti insanguina la città. Il principe Sansevero, appassionato di alchimia e segretamente innamorato di Rosella, dovrà difendersi da un’accusa infamante che rischia di distruggergli la vita e di rovinare tutti i suoi piani. Ma il destino è imprevedibile e misterioso…
Tales of a Traveling Saleslady: The Cage
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Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Hawk, known many years ago as Trashcan Hochley, is the attendant at an aging hotel/bar establishment where his desk is safely enclosed at the front door in a cage with bars. When saleslady, Ashley Adams, lands in a new city without a reservation and is forced to take a room in what even he'd describe as a "dive," Hawk is drawn back through his own memories to contemplate his life and choices.
Whispers in the Wind
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Series: Living in the Desert. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Another "living in the desert" short story. Ellie goes to the small town of her birth to find her biological mother. Sometimes it isn't what it seems. And sometimes, you don't always find what you want.
Modern Art
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Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A short story about a celebrated restoration artist who comes to the Vatican to work in the Sistine Chapel during renovations in the mid 1980s. He keeps to himself, but is soon unable to keep his secret from spiraling his life out of control as his time in the holy city goes on.
Crest of Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
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A man must decide his future from his past
If I Had My Way
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
If I Had My Way is a collection of ten short stories. Some are surprising and some are subtle. But each will leave you asking, what would you do if you had your way?
Dancers of the Third Age
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,050. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Anna Mae, bewildered, frightened by her own sudden irrational behavior, blurts out a long held, dark secret to friends she believes will understand what she did. They don’t. Fueled by their own pasts, Libby and Ginger unravel. Hiding anger and disbelief, they take Anna Mae on a road trip to face the people they feel she’s wronged. Their journey changes them, and those they meet along the way.
LiebesWellen
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Price: $3.15 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: German. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Triest im Mai. Der Amerikaner Dennis trifft die Italienerin Undine und gerät in den Sog ihres dunklen Familiengeheimnisses.
An American Fable
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,800. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Ambition. Luck. Murder. New York in 1950’s. Aris Bellerophon claims a gypsy said he’d be famous at 25. Brim Oscar Birmingham, a huge radio personality who’s overweight and childless, arranges a screen test for Aris who's so joltingly watchable he's rushed into a cowboy movie with his horse, Pegasus. Brim manipulates the press and Aris becomes an overnight sensation. Each one wins, almost.
Het jachtgeweer
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: Dutch. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jan van Ittersum is een mislukt schrijver die worstelt met zijn innerlijke demon. Een demon die zich een weg naar buiten weet te banen. Een demon die Jan een inter-dimensionaal reisje aanbiedt naar de gouden jaren van zijn jeugd. Maar is het verleden wel altijd zo rooskleurig als we ons voorstellen? En slaagt Jan er in de liefde van zijn dochtertje te herwinnen?
Los Quemados, Book I: The Shadow of Don Quixote
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 204,470. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
With its civil war, cocaine cartels, criminals, pirates, and crooked politicians, San DiMarco is the most dangerous country in the western hemisphere. Within this environment Felix Dominguez must find and bring to justice those responsible for a series of bombings. Felix turns to a beautiful cocaine princess for help, and they find themselves fighting to survive together in a lawless country.
Cedar Turtle, An Old Maker Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Old Maker series follows the life of Talib, an elderly master craftsman, and how he uses his work to touch the lives of the clients who come to his shop.
The Coffeehouse, An Old Maker Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Old Maker series follows the life of Talib, an elderly master craftsman, and how he uses his work to touch the lives of the people who visit his shop.
Swap
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
On holiday on the Costa del Sol, Spain, Kate and Jonathan, serous-minded academics from Cambridge, strike up an unlikely friendship with a charismatic Swedish couple. From the moment they meet, they embark on a trail of pleasure that is both exciting and dangerous. Will this change in their behaviour have a permanent effect on the English couple's already faltering relationship?
Betrayed
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
On the subtropical island of Gran Canaria,two British residents, Ellen and Queenie, have been friends for fifty years. They both have secrets, but have not confided in each other. The revelation of these secrets could have a devastating effect on them both.
Clara
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by Eiso Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Clara watches as her husband is lowered into the ground. Tears fall from her cheeks onto the dusty African earth. With her husband's body lies a terrible secret. Should she tell her son? As she retraces her steps to find an answer, she realizes that everything she thought she knew may have been the problem to begin with. This version includes an excerpt from Tree of Freedom.
True Fear
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
"I've got a walking skeleton with glowing red eyes. How lame is that?” Michael Prinzik is trying to write a horror novel. But as his beloved dog Mopsy becomes ill, he becomes aware of the meaning of TRUE HORROR. A sweet, sad story for the parents of "fur babies" and lovers of genre fiction.
To End It All
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(3.00 from 1 review)
Faith has reached the end - and she's literally on top of the world. Will she end it all? Flash fiction - a quick ten minute read, with slight SF leanings.