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Blind Date and Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories delving into the relationship between two people. Includes "I Promise", "Meet Me", and "Blind Date.
Woman in the Photograph
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sixteen years ago, June was abandoned on the door of a fire hall. Now a teenager, June is on the run. She follows breadcrumbs her mother left behind.But now the police are closing in. June has only hours – maybe minutes – until her chance of discovering the one thing she really wants to know is gone. All she has to do is find the woman that never wanted to know her.
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 » Drama
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?
Naked, on the Edge
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Readers are thrust to the edge of darkness in this powerful collection of supernatural and psychological tales by Stoker Award-winning horror author, Elizabeth Massie. Isolation, alienation, desperation, greed, rage, regret – human conditions that leave us teetering on the brink, ready to crash forward into the abyss or step backward onto safer ground. “Beneath our hearts, our souls are naked.”
Making Their Exit
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Anger
A man in flux watches as the people in his life peel away from the wreckage...
Passing for Normal: Memoirs of a Cult Child
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
In Passing for Normal Carl invites you into the mind of an unwitting cult member. With a series of short stories and scenes, he takes you on a journey through the early years of that child’s life, from birth to escape. The point of view ages with the boy, giving the reader a candid insight into what life was really like in the 1980s and 90s as a second-generation member of The Family International
Martine
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Price: Free! Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Martine Carter has the perfect life. She is a Junior Professor in the Foreign Language Dept. of a community college. She has a loving husband and two daughters who are a handful but the loves of her life, but Martine has a secret. A secret from her past has come looking for her and she now has to figure out how to make him a part of her life.
Behind My Smile: The Words I Never Said
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
The poetry I wrote as I grew up. This was my medium for communication while I struggled to stay afloat in my own crazy life.
Why?
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Why is a short e-book that attempts to enlighten the reader on life tough challenges and to offer some hope and some clear advice to help the reader to live a better and a more productive fulfill life in Jesus Christ.
Searching For Zeus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Searching For Zeus is a story about the inevitable journey that we all make when we say goodbye to our childhoods and embark upon the path that will turn us into adults. It is a story of love, pain, loss but, more importantly, becoming the person you were always truly meant to be.