Books tagged: bittersweet

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Dead Nobles
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 94,890. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Dead Nobles is the story of Tam-o’-shanter, an unmarried police detective in Lower Manhattan. His investigative expertise is put to the test when a killer, a regular Jack the Ripper, begins butchering people caught up in the vortex of the city’s nightlife. Faced with stopping him at all cost, Tam, was one of the city’s finest detectives and known to keep his ear to the ground.
A Murder of Crows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
The former lead singer of a heavy metal band cheats his former group out of their severance pay and sets out on the road with no particular plan. When an opportunity for a big score presents itself, the drifter finds himself sticking around a woman when he knows he would be better off getting back on the road.
Megan's Will
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,340. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Megan heads to LA to spend the summer with her dad... And his new family. She now has a sister with a boyfriend that's too hot to resist. What happens when the temptation is too much? And how does Megan deal with the consequences?
Absence
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by Firshan Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Lacy has been fooling herself for years. She'd nearly convinced herself she's happy with just being Dan's friend, but as they've begun drifting apart she's realized she's losing more than just her best friend. **Author's Note: In the spirit of full disclosure, this is a short story-a tad under 1700 words. I wouldn't want anyone to be surprised at its brevity.
Angels Unawares
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In 1898, a woman’s body was discovered broken and battered at the bottom of a tall sea bluff in Southern Scotland. and the small town she lived in began locking the doors at night. Only one man saw what happened, but he carried the secret of her death to his death bed. Wounded in the trenches on the Western Front, he gives his last confession...
Thin Ice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Jessie and David have been friends since childhood. But some time during high school, their friendship deepens into something more and Jessie's father grows alarmed his only daughter is hanging out with a boy from the wrong side of town. Jessie knows she's skating on thin ice. But there are worse things than her father finding out about David.
Departure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011 by Firshan Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sometimes small moments play pivotal parts in where we end up. Scott has just graduated from college and is about to make the best, or worst decision of his life. Departure is a 2100 word romance short story exploring the start of two very different realities, all based on just a few different words.
In Grief Prostrate; Clobbered by Joy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meet Roy, a widower visiting his wife's family for a summer holiday with his young daughter. Imagine his confusion: he finds his wife's sister Miranda suddenly alluring; discovers a nefarious plot by Miranda's preppy boyfriend to evict her and her mother from their home by the ocean; and collides with pugilistic European tourists. A funny, sad, lushly-written novella that defies description.
The Scent of Flowers
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Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The last remnants of humanity. A short introspection piece told from the perspective of a rather untrustworthy narrator.
Whispers in the Wind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,790. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
For small town girl, Abby Lynn McAllister, life is about following your heart. But what if your heart is leading you astray? One man holds the strings to her heart; one man hears the whispers of her heart. Which one is the right one? Follow Abby's journey as she spins it all the way down to the bittersweet end.