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Elusive Suspicions
Price: Free! Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Everyone seems to feel that Jack’s younger brother, Dwayne, 13, committed a crime in the neighborhood. The cops want Jack, 15, to help them prove his brother’s guilt. The only problem is nobody has any proof. But that does not stop Captain Harmony and his policebots, or p’bots, as most residents call them. Ready or not, the future may be here sooner than anyone thinks. Read 'Elusive Suspicions'.
Margel's Madness
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,570. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this powerful tale of secrets, betrayal, and death, single mother Margel Matthews settles in Mosquito Harbor, Maine, where the eccentric Cousins family faces off against wealthy escapees from urban sprawl. As she fights to protect her daughter from her past, a shocking discovery rocks the town, forcing her to choose between a chance at happiness and her responsibility to those she loves.
She's Gone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,560. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Into the eye of the 1960s counterculture, teenage Jolie flees home with Will, her older, activist boyfriend. Jolie lies about her age and identity and quickly discovers that everything is more complicated than it seems—Will included. Filled with colorful settings and characters, She’s Gone is an authentic and heartfelt story that follows a young woman’s emotional journey.
Last Mountain Dancer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 158,520. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
From Booklist Colorful enough to inspire Michael Douglas' character, Grady Tripp, in the movie Wonder Boys, Kinder starts with the most interesting West Virginian available: himself. Suddenly, in pendulum swings between searing self-doubt and thoughtless bravado, Kinder is biting the neck of a high-school tormentor, or he is making love in a deserted chapel to a young girlfriend....
Sunderwynde Revisited, Again
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,010. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Dr. Edward J. "Flint" Stone is back in Cleveland. This time, though, it just might be a good thing!
Sunderwynde Revisited
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Strange happenings are in store for the residents of 4526 Sunderwynde Drive. An ancient Indian curse is about to go down, and a bungling group of oddballs wants to be there when it does. The results are hilarious, and will shake everyone off their foundations!
A ROUGH DIAMOND
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Sharon Mathews had a perfect life until fate dealt her a blow that shattered her defenses, trust and hope in God. Abandoned by family, friends and the man who professed to love her, she turned to the one who has the answers to the questions of life. A Rough Diamond describes how good can spin out of a tragic event and the frailty of human affections in the face of adversity.
My Take: on the Iron Writer Challenges 1 - 26
Price: Free! Words: 20,460. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Flash fiction? A complete short short story with beginning, middle and ending that leaves the reader satisfied? The Iron Writer Challenge is a weekly flash fiction contest where four writers incorporate four provided ‘elements’ into a 500 word story, written over just four days. Here are 26 short short stories using the elements from the first 26 weeks of Iron Writer Challenges.
Until My Soul Gets It Right (The Bibliophiles: Book Two)
Series: The Bibliophiles, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,740. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
You can't run away from yourself. The only thing Catherine Elbert knew for sure was there had to be more to life than being stuck on her family’s farm in Wisconsin. While watching a PBS travel show, Catherine becomes entranced by Portland, Maine. The ocean. The lobsters. The rugged coast. She would finally be free. Or so she thought.
Godspeed: A Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,960. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Heartbreak turns to guilt in this tragic and tender story of a doomed love affair. But in a startling and astonishing twist, an improbable, obsessive crusade for redemption unfolds... How can a lie be wrong when it makes so many people feel so good?