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EyeLeash: A Blog Novel (teenage memoir)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,700. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jade Ashton is a sassy virgin. In her blog, she vents about "fitting in" a superficial world. Suddenly all logic flies out the window when she meets Novan: the former geek, who's morphed into a delicious songwriter-musician. EyeLeash captures self-discovery in the 2000s, and showcases the intricate drama in two youths' relentless search for themselves--and what's really in their hearts.
Five Uneasy Pieces
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,080. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Each of these stories explores the shadowy worlds of noir, mystery and crime fiction. They range in tone from hardboiled detective to parody. Altogether, this collection has something for everyone who enjoys dark or edgy crime fiction. Includes a sixth bonus short story.
From The Dead
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,460. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When Jesse Barlow escaped to Hollywood, he hungered for fame-but eleven years of failure result in a drug-induced suicide attempt. Revived at death's door, Jesse returns to his hometown to make amends. But Jesse's commitment becomes a baptism by fire when his secret son's illness calls for a sacrifice-one that could cost Jesse the very life he regained. A story of mercy, hope and second chances.
Birthright: The Evolution Chronicles Book 1
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Series: The Evolution Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What if the next stage of evolution was caused by the oversight of man and what if that oversight was a simple medical mistake?
Into Each Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,010. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Can a man and woman be JUST friends? Into Each Life reveals the power of friendship between Prodigal Runsome and Teary Fullalove. Best friends since the age of seven, their lives are forever intertwined. But as they grow up their friendship is tested in more ways than one.
Dream Smashers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,380. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
My mom's a meth addict, has been for as long as I can remember. Sometimes I like to believe her when she says she’s clean. Sometimes, when she’s high, we get along great. Sometimes we even talk. When she’s coming down, though, it’s best to just hide. My name is Autumn Spring Winters and Dream Smashers is my story. It’s a love story, but most of all, it’s about letting go.
A Demon Made Me Do It (Demonblood Series #1)
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Series: Demonblood, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 90,030. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Half human, half demon Liora Greyson just wants to survive her final year of high school unscathed, her dark secret intact. But the walls she's carefully constructed to keep people out crack wide open once she meets the sexy and mysterious Kieron Ambrose, and he lights her cold world on fire. But it turns out Kieron has a few dark secrets of his own. Secrets that will either save or destroy her.
The Edge of Seventeen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Sixteen-year old Anna Sullivan is having terrible dreams of a massacre at her school. When Anna learns that Tyler Marsh, her secret crush, is having the same dream, she becomes convinced that they are being shown the future so they can prevent the shooting... If they can survive the shooter - and the dream. Short story: 6700 words. Winner of the ITW Thriller award for Best Short Fiction
The Life and Times of Car Johnson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,900. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The Life and Times of Car Johnson is an insane romp through the mind of a man who doesn’t realize just how pathetic he really is. Come on a journey as Car travels the road of life, backwards and with his trusty cow fetus collection, while you ask yourself how anyone could ever think that making a home tanning kit with a flamethrower was a good idea.
Tales By Kindlelight
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
This bittersweet collection reflects themes for our time, be it the angst of reaching fifty, emerging sexuality or sexual experimentation. In other stories, patterns of behaviour across generations or within a lifetime are explored. Other stories look at life from unusual viewpoints, while others still have voices of a generation.