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An Essay On The Seven Year Hitch
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Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs
An Essay by Marcus McGee on the efficacy of long-term marriage in an impermanent society. Author proposes a seven-year term on marriage licenses in an attempt to save "the marriage institution" in America.
GOLF Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A golfing romance overlaid with a gruesome mystery.
Locker 13
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Released from the mental institution which had held her for half a decade, a young girl sets out to prove her brother really did disappear into a school locker. She follows him into the dreaded locker, despite its sinister history, and chases wherever he leads.
At My Fingertips
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Real Life fiction, based on nightmares and dreams come true. Step inside the box with the characters, and witness a different life as you would never see it.
Reticent Rain
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Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The spaces between the connect and the disconnect are in concert when a young psychiatric intern, Doctor Pierce, faces the many challenges that the state run institution of Westwood presents to him. There he meets Paige, a frail and catatonic patient, that changes both of their lives forever. Through cryptic passages and heavy metaphor, the story unfolds to a bewildering and unnerving ending.
Social Truths
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Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Social Truths is about better understanding society to better understand ourselves. This book lays out a buffet of sociological nuggets about society, allowing you to take in deep concepts in bite-sized ways that are easily digestible and surprisingly delicious. Bon appetit!
Tunnel Vision And Other Stories From The Edge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,740. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
1932. Dr. Elliott Kinney arrives at the Northern Michigan Insane Asylum ready to ease suffering with modern techniques. He is also running away from the torment of a dead sister and the loss of his own sanity. “Tunnel Vision” twists and turns like a psychological Frankenstein. Also included are three stories dealing with the darker side of what it means to be a woman in our new millennium.
The Nut Hut
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In late January, 1971, eighteen-year-old Becky Decker reported for her first day of work at Byerley State Hospital and School, a state-run institution spoken of mostly in whispers. She hoped to make friends, and to "make a difference" in her very first job. What she found during that week was a world of heartbreak and hope in a universe that no longer exists.
Reflections
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 145,340. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Story of three young brothers' epic journey to a new country.
Bonded
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
After witnessing a kidnapping, a boy with epilepsy is sent to a treatment facility whose therapists hide a dark secret.