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Miss Mabel's Magical Magnolia Tree
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
What if the Fountain of Youth existed in your own backyard? That is the blessing and curse discovered by 85 year old Mabel. It flows beneath her majestic magnolia tree, filling the tree and all of its flowers with the magic elixir of life. What happens when the love of the money she makes overtakes the reality that the magnolia tree only has so many flowers that can make the magical drink?
Rio Savannah: A Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Violence and fear erupt on two continents as Gray Hart's business trip entangles him in kidnappings, drug wars, and terrorist attacks. His friends become defiant heroes, battling the greed and corruption of major powers.
Greed (The Seven Deadly Stones Book I)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three scientists on an expedition in the Himalayas discover a unique stone with an unusual attraction. They soon find themselves in the midst of the battle between Heaven and Hell as the stone's fate and that of the scientists unravels. Can an evil prophecy be fulfilled, or will the birth of a boy save mankind?
The Scary Story of the Three Little Pigs and the Big Bad Box of Free Money
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
In their later years, they bought a yacht and sailed the seven seas. The three little pigs each had a bag of gold coins to spend at the various ports of call. The good life. No wolf, no central bank, no worries. Or so they thought... After being shipwrecked and learning how to survive on their own, a treasure chest washed ashore brings the pigs a life-threatening economic disaster.
Seven Deadly Sins (Flash Fiction Challenge #1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010 by Hades Publications. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
An anthology of eight flash fiction stories by four authors who answered our challenge to write something "interesting" about the “Seven Deadly Sins” - Envy, Gluttony, Greed, Lust, Pride, Sloth and Wrath!
Blackjack: A Wall Street Tale
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 124,760. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
For Aaron Simmons and Connor Hennessey, working with Silicon Valley superstars Ric Mantilla and Carl Retten at tech high-flyer dComm Systems is the American dream. But when Simmons and Hennessey stumble onto a hedge fund called Blackjack, dreams become nightmares. From San Francisco to Belize, a battle of wits ensues, with survival doubled down and Blackjack holding the cards.
Friends to Keep Friends to Dump
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
A quick reference guide about friends who have traits of fearlessness, purity of heart, steadfastness in knowledge, alms-giving, self-restraint, worship, study of one’s own scriptures, austerity, uprightness, harmlessness, truth, absence of anger, renunciation, serenity, absence of calumny, compassion to creatures, un-covetousness, gentleness, modesty, absence of fickleness, energy,and vigor
The Legacy of Roosevelt Clay
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This is a tale of how a black man in the deep south of the 1950's and 60's became the biggest landowner in all of the region. Or so they say...
Rich Man-Poor Man...
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
No longer a Paul-Newman playboy type, who used to leave his family waiting and wondering, Elec now prides himself on "making trades" at the various houses along the rural routes where he works. For instance, at the home of June Bug and Candy, while June Bug is away, Elec talks Candy into giving him her dead mother-in-law's hated chickens. This odd couple breaks Elec of his bad habits.
The Keeper of the Morals
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Do you really need a lack of morals to climb the corporate ladder? What happens if the morals you used to cherish get taken by the women you love? A story by bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith of love, greed, corporate ladders, and blondes. Lots of blondes.