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The Secret Trilogy: Three novels. Two women. One epic love story.
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 283,800. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2009 by Fifth Column Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(2011 Edition) Helaine Kristenson is the leading authority in the field of psychosexual relations and the bestselling author of the how-to bible, Keeping Mr. Right. Professionally she deals with secrets of the heart everyday. Privately she even has a few of her own to keep her busy! Love, lawyers, reporters and blackmail-what's YOUR secret worth? (Includes LAMBDA Notable Book "The Secret Keeping")
A Singularly Unsuitable Word
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bootleggers. Prohibition. The primeval Florida swamp. And eight-year-old Lila cowering on the riverbank as a drunken man hauls her teen-aged sister Iris away at gunpoint. If Iris fades away into the night with Jeb Gibson, Lila will never see her sister again. Gibson has every reason to think that he can get away with murder and more. But Gibson doesn't know little Lila...
Starch
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The surgeon has his scalpel in hand. Nurses and doctors hover around the unconscious patient. Life and death hang in the balance, and Nurse Crain is watching. She knows something that only one other person in this locked room can know...a dead man lies in the equipment closet. One of the people wielding scalpel and forceps killed him. Nurse Crain is not the kind of woman to let murderers go free.
Offerings--Three Stories by Mary Anna Evans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"A Singularly Unsuitable Word" features a child, hiding in the weeds as her sister is kidnapped. "Mouse House" stars a security chief, unsure whether his job will rob him of the love of his life. "Starch" features a nurse, holding the lives of a young woman and her daughter in her two hands. Step into the shoes of three people at their lives' biggest turning points, and see how you would react.
Tsunami
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Price: Free! Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Award-winning Australian author tells a remarkable story guaranteed to appeal to young readers. Noah's world is shattered when a tsunami sweeps his home away and he and his grandmother escape in a small boat. Lost at sea they rescue three animals, finally landing in a deserted cove surrounded by mountains. A month later Noah meets an ancient man and is given clues to help them return home.
6 Short Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
6 stories for one low price: "Wave a White Flag": An old man throws everything out the window. "Day of the Mad Shitter": Hunting a workplace slob. "How to Get Lucky": A narcoleptic's nightmares. "A Wall of Lisas": A lonely woman goes mad. "The Day After They Rounded Up Everyone Who Could Love Unconditionally": A society sheds its weakest links. "The Walking Bomb": A minister becomes a human bomb.
From Alaska - Sourdough Poetry and Art
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A booklet of 32 poems, themed verse, and short stories from and about living in Western and Northern America with a number of photos and articles of the same. It is a heart-felt expression without profanity about life in the twentieth century from the memory of an old man.
A Packet of Dreams
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,650. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
27 short prose pieces, 2 novelettes and a one-act play provide a feast for all who love mysteries, romance, fantasy, humor and suspense. The novelettes are thrillers, set in Egypt. 2 essays won awards for Best Humor, while another 2 are drawn from the author's own encounters as an apprentice writing contest judge. The author himself is now Chief Judge for 3 of America's leading literary events.
These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards: A Film-Lover's Guide to the Best of the Rest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,020. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
A most interesting book, These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards details 142 marvelous films that thrilled audiences and critics, with a special supplement on director Henry Hathaway and his movies. JHR was the first critic to make people aware of Hathaway's importance. At first, only the French critics agreed with John, but now Hathaway is recognized as one of the great masters of the cinema.
Thirst: A Collection of Short Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011 by Full Court Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Thirst is a collection of short stories where jaunty, lusty, creepy, quirky characters, all needful, discover what they want is not what they get. A man obsessed with terrorism, a woman in an abusive marriage, a secret forced into the open are a few of the dilemmas faced by desperate characters reaching blind. Included in Thirst is the award-winning story "DMV".