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Harvest Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Short Story: Alessandra’s alcohol allergy renders her helpless and when she accepts an invitation to a frat party, she doesn’t think about the dangers of sabotage. When the frat boys take matters into their own hands, she finds herself walking a path far beyond every college girl’s nightmare.
Blown For Good: Behind the Iron Curtain of Scientology
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 140,290. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Nominated by Foreword Magazine as 2009 Book of the Year award finalist. Marc Headley provides a rare, never before seen insider's look at life inside Scientology. He spent 15 years at their secret headquarters - a 500 acre property located deep in the California desert. "...well-paced and an entertaining read." Perrybulwer.com
Kathryn - Missing Pieces
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 104,320. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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She is a beautiful Army captain with brains and beauty to spare and a history of trauma. She has a deadly mission that is a secret even to her. He is a seasoned Army detective investigating multiple murders. Can anything good come of this combination?
Ain't No Sunshine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,510. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
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Whites Only. Those words adorned every building in Livingston, Virginia during the summer of 1963 confusing and angering five-year-old Stephen Phillips. Those words told him that what he felt for his colored neighbor Ruthie was wrong. As a teenager, Ruthie becomes the only ray of sunshine in his abusive life and he is not willing to let her go without a fight, a fight that could lead to murder.
Luck of the Count
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On a Saturday morning drunk, the Count and his grown son Lucky stumble onto a black woman's shack in the quarters of Cornerville to pilfer for food. When she happens up on them, the Count pulls out his pocket knife and cuts her throat. They go to jail but not for long because the Count's brother King, as usual, gets them out. But the old lady's not done with them. Especially Lucky.
Faces of Combat, PTSD & TBI: One Journalist's Crusade to Improve Treatment for Our Veterans
Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 98,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010 by Issues Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
Soldiers tell their heartbreaking stories, what happened to them in battle and what happened when they came home. They explain their uncontrollable rage, alcoholism, nightmares, flashbacks, divorce, joblessness, and homelessness. They talk about the battlefield reactions to civilian provocations that are landing too many of them in jail.
You're Worth It
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,800. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
“You’re Worth It” is a reality check, aimed at helping realize that we usually are our own biggest obstacles in finding and maintaining healthy and meaningful relationships. It's also aimed at helping people realize that relationships aren't perfect and will only be as successful as the amount of work we put into them. Ultimately, it's aim is to help everyone realize their True Worth!
How Could They?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
How Could They? How can people be so cruel? Especially to a child. Read on to discover what some people are capable of doing. Join this boy as he shares with the rest of the world the pain bestowed upon him by the people that were supposed to love and protect him; His own family!
Prisoner Of My Past
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
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One woman's journey and understanding of her memories of childhood abuse.
Georgia's Smile
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Romance » General
Marc Ramos was a man, a very handsome, but married, man. A man who made Georgia’s heart beat again after years of neglect. His mere touch sent chills through her body and took her breath away. Never before had Georgia felt such passion for a man, and definitely not a man she had almost brought to his knees with her car door.