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Notes from Nadir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,940. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A California writer returns to her Midwestern home due to financial difficulties. Moving in with Mom, she lands a job at an online auction site. She deals with wacky coworkers, unsympathetic relatives, health issues and the struggle with being in Nadir--the place and the state of mind.
The Redemption of Ruth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,940. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Born out of a daily email Bible study that was initially sent to a small group of friends that has now grown to a worldwide group of readers, ‘The Redemption of Ruth’ is a warm, engaging devotional read that will captivate readers both young and old. Nansii’s personal writing style will hook you from the very first page. A great inspirational read!
Copper
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Price: Free! Words: 38,700. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Joseph wants a new life, he wants to go to college and make something of himself. But when his mother develops cancer and his disabled brother gets involved with the local drug dealers he has to put everything on hold. Now with a widening circle of his friends in danger Joe must race to put the pieces together before it is too late.
Right Before Her Eyes
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Cindy Adams makes the same dish every year for the hometown picnic. This year it's the same only she's divorced and starting over. Can forever love be found over a time honored dish? Originally targeted for magazine publication at 1,000 words, this is a short story.
Nightcry
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
People of Ilton, Illinois think Grant Sykes is murdering people and he must prove his innocence, knowing that a ghost is causing the murders in his hometown.
Lost Love
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,920. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Dale Youngblood searched through some old photographs came upon a friend. He heard she had died, but feelings were revived. He returns to Diane's hometown to answer some questions. He found her parents Don and Mary. They were suspicious, but in time hopeful Dale would help Diane. Dale worked with Doctor Jackson, the psychiatrist, as Diane recovers. But Don and Mary became fearful of losing her.
Beauty In Bryan, A Poetic Glimpse Of Northwest Ohio
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Ever wonder what it would be like to live in a small town? From “Hometown Diner” where “smiles like biscuits are passed around,” to “Whoa-Whee, Jubilee!” resounding from Courthouse Square, this collection of 30 poems will transport you to gracious, slow-paced Bryan, Ohio. Soothing farmland surrounds its borders, “each vista a vision and painter's dream.” Explore for yourself, and find peace.
寻访芒罗的惬意住所,漫游爱丽丝故事仙境:2013诺贝尔文学奖得主Alice Munro主题游(图版)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
这是一本新闻性非常及时的人文旅游图文集。在瑞典文学院公布加拿大安大略省女作家Alice Munro爱丽丝.芒罗荣获2013年度诺贝尔文学奖后的那个周末,居住在多伦多的作者就开始前往大师出生,居住和生活的几个美丽小镇寻访,包括Wingham,Clinton和Goderich。星岛日报旗下的《加拿大都市报》和《星岛周刊》都非常迅速地独家发表了作者的有关图文。本书还附录了芒罗学习工作过的西安大略大学和约克大学的相关旅游图文。看完这配有120多幅图片的博客式游记,相信读者不仅会为南安大略的美丽景色所吸引,而且会萌生前往游览的心意。作者为多伦多知名的华文自驾游写手,文章在多家华文报刊专栏发表,深受读者喜欢,并引领当地华人旅游去向。 ISBN:9781310502330
Playing Truant
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Price: Free! Words: 47,830. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
A group of office workers are in town for a conference... only, one of them can't go in. What follows is a journey through the town and into the night, and through the worlds of their friendships, their relationships, their hopes, and ultimately why they work at all.
For Grandmother
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Price: Free! Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Mike's Stories & Scripts. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Luna, a tech savvy teenager, struggles to write an essay about her deceased grandmother. After frustration with her computer, she turns it off and goes for a walk. She follows the creepy librarian into the library, where she discovers books, like the ones that her grandmother used to read. Luna finds herself returning to read the dusty tomes, but the library is condemned. Can she save the library?