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Ducks Can't Get Rabies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
1) I had a pet duck 2) He wasn't particularly well socialized 3) He was accused of spreading rabies
This Treehouse is Haunted
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The accident haunted Joel his entire life. Now he returns to the scene, an adult, to finally confront the his memories, his past, and determine his future. Includes complete bonus story "This Book is Haunted"
Desertion
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You set the price! Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
It's always hard to give a good hook for a short story without giving away too much. Desertion is a story about growing up. It's about imagination and possibility. About children and adults, about hope and loss. And as always, it's about where the lines lay.
The Tweener
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Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
The simplicity of small town life comes to a grinding halt when two young boys encounter a stranger in the woods.
Molly's Needs
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Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A short story about abandonment and choices. Whether it is the wrong or right choice, it will inevitably have an impact on someone else.
Halfway to Venus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Halfway to Venus is the story of Sarah Anderson’s life with only one arm. It is a journey of exploration and discovery,through literature and art and real life, concerned with finding out about arms and their significance, about other people who have lost their arms and about phantom and prosthetic limbs.
Vitriol (English Edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
V.i.t.r.i.o.l.’s heroine has lost the key to her past. Memories of her childhood and adolescence are gone. They are blank pages, empty of any times in her life. An emptiness that is destroying her, ruining her ability to have a life. Until the memory comes back. And along with it, the terrifying meaning of the word 'incest'.
Deep Lies the Murky Floor - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
From a young age we are urged to fight our fears. For Simon, those fears involve girls, bullies and things that lie deep beneath the surface of the pond.
A Little Orange in the Big Apple
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Price: Free! Words: 37,490. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Oddly, seven year-old Ali's family all live in different places! Each night Ali says a prayer to bring her family together, "where we could all live in the same place, all week long." One day her father asks his family to come live with him in New York City where he is in a Broadway show. Has Ali's prayer come true? Will Ali, her brother, mother, and father all live in the same place now?!
The Immortal Mouth and Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A collection of sixteen short stories dealing with classic American themes of heroes and mentors, roller-coaster relationships, sports, coming of age, and aging. These stories deal with humanity's goodness and wickedness, loyalty and betrayal, rage and exultation, triumph and defeat.