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These Fragile Things
By Jane Davis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,090. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
(5.00 from 1 review)
As South London, still reels from the riots in Brixton, Graham Jones, an ordinary father, grows fearful for his teenage daughter Judy who faces a world where the pace of change appears to be accelerating. But even he cannot predict what will happen next. A series of events is about to be unleashed over which he will have no control, and the lives of his family will change forever.
No Roads Lead to Rome
By R.S. Gompertz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,920. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It’s 123 AD. Steeped in humor and history, this quixotic saga chronicles the clumsy schemes of an inept governor and his shadowy advisor, a superstitious centurion's struggle to save his faith in the faded ideals of the Republic, and a young rebel's reluctant vow to change the course of history. All are pitted against the Gods, the Emperor Hadrian, and the decline and fall of nearly everything.
The Interview
By Shane R Daley
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
As he applies for a position within a private space exploration company, Samson Tyler finds that it pays to be prepared for an interview...
Wall Street Reckoning
By Georgiann Baldino
Series: Great Jobs Gone Bad, Episode One. Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
Jarvis Winn is a Wall Street power player, who made a fortune by exploiting human nature. Over time, his ego grew much bigger than his conscience. When investors send an emissary to ask tough questions, Jarvis falls apart. It’s up to his assistant, Phoebe, to salvage the situation. In this short fiction, the pressure catches up to a Wall Street deal maker.