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Young Tales of the Old Cosmos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Planets, moons, stars and galaxies have feelings too! When Pluto is officially demoted from a true planet to a dwarf planet; when the poor moon is infested with clowns; when Betelgeux falls in love with other red giants; when the Milky Way wants to make friends... that's the time they most need our sympathy and support.
Expiration Date & Other Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,730. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Social detachment and intrigue with the absurd are captured in Manipulating Irony, Expiration Date, The Cheesecake, Finding Cat Stevens, Name Games, Mr. Baxter, and Meccaroni. Wdowicki (v’dovitski) conveys her disparate experiences growing up in Wisconsin, and residing in Japan, Indonesia, and Dubai. Influences include Camus, Voltaire, Mishima, and O'Connor. Cover Painting by Beverly Shipko NY
Edible Ida
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set between the seedy, sordid San Francisco Tenderloin, and the posh, upscale mansions of the rich, Edible Ida is a story of despair, rage, irony, humor and ultimately happiness. Joe Blitz and his young family desperately need a way out; Ida Buchanan, feisty and rich with a bloodsucking family, needs a friend. Fate brings them together; camaraderie and respect forge their bond.
Balls
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Price: Free! Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
When Paul Kavanagh decided to castrate himself with a pair of sheepshears, he had no idea that he was unwittingly setting the balls in motion, and that the consequences would be devastating.
Facets of Faraway
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,590. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Stories about incompetent explorers in strange places; knights and goddesses; castles that give birth; anti-matter monsters; robots in lingerie; and a scientist who believes that all the energy in the universe is draining away through a hole in spacetime and who has a plan to plug the leak!
Caught on the Hop!
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Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
What can a woman do when she hears from a trustworthy source that her husband is having an affair! Not only that - it is happening in her very own home as the bearer of such bad news speaks? Deciding to act first and worry about the consequences later she acts upon instinct! Is there a funny side?
A world apart and other stories
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Price: Free! Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of short stories by the author of Balls and The Trap-Door, most have which have been selected for publication in literary magazines. Quality literature ranging from humour to the unsettling.
Wistful Thinking
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Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Who knows what is going to happen next in any relationship? Can a woman ever relax & simply enjoy what is hers? When trouble hits home for one loving couple neither of them can escape the pain nor anguish that follows. Breaking up is hard to do especially when you've been together for thirty years. One woman thinks hard about freeing her man to jump straight into the arms of another loving woman.
Rhysop's Fables
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,180. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Tired of being given good advice in fables and parables by wise men, sages and gurus? Why not try Rhysop's Fables instead, a set of 150 unhelpful and irresponsible fables? There are no messages here telling you how best to live your life. That kind of thing is entirely up to you! The philosophy of Rhysop's Fables is that there are no answers to life because life is not a question...
When All is Lost!
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Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
When all is lost for one particular guy there is something he needs to do! His woman has gone and she is living the high life with ‘Mr Successful’ himself! He tries to take stock of his life! Someone ought to help him to pull himself together and help is at hand from a trusted source.