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The Man in the Window
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When Todd Morgan finally moved out on his own, the last thing he expected was the feeling of isolation that came with breaking his leg in a new town, far from his home. That feeling only got worse when the man in the window showed up, a small somehow familiar man who did nothing, just stood there and stared.
The Season of End
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Alone in a broken room of despair, Victor is left but to watch through a single window, as the world quickly rots before him. Through a journey of madness and isolation, he must discover the secrets of his fate. With the haunting knocking coming from the door, and the blackness that is quickly approaching, what will happen when one man witnesses The Season of End?
Motherhood And Other Tales of Terror
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Price: Free! Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A Trio of Terror... This story collection features 3 short tales and bonus material: a free excerpt from the author's horror novel "Let's Play in the Garden." Approximately 34 pages.
Bounded in a Nutshell
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short story, in the science fiction/horror genre. It is told in the first person. The narrator is in a kind of prison for the criminally insane. He is highly intelligent, but an extreme sociopath.
Sparrow Path Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
“What you call ‘reality’ is not always the truth.” said the sparrow. “Look – tell me what is the truth if not the true essence of your own nature? This truth you know deeply, but never talk about or act upon. This truth you live your whole life ignoring as if it doesn’t exist. You walk upon the earth in human form pretending to be trapped, but in truth, you are a sparrow and can fly freely.”
Echo Lake--A Short Story
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Ryan didn't know why he'd come back. He just had to see it one more time. Echo Lake waited for him, looking exactly the same after all these years. The tragedy that happened there was still alive and well in Ryan's mind. His little sister drowned in that damned lake. She was not the first, probably wouldn't be the last.
These Flowers Have a Taste for Blood
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Price: Free! Words: 100,240. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Luke Wright moves to LeVir Lake thinking it's the most boring town in the world, but when he meets the citizens--specifically his hot though possibly crazy neighbor, and the mayor's gorgeous daughter--he realizes LeVir Lake is much more than what it seems. The town is divided into two factions, and both sides want Luke...dead. How can he choose sides with those terms?
Memories of the Bush
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Verse stories telling snippetts of life in outback Australia - on station properties and in an outback town. A life lived devoid of any luxuries, without ever a complaint, but full of simple joys, happiness and love.
Puppets Can't Pray: Part 1
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 73,730. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This novel follows a day in the life of a British Bangladeshi family. It is meant to be a day of celebrating Eid al-Adha, the Islamic holy festival of sacrifice. However, as the pressures mount, it proves to be a day when the strains within the repressed family put it on the brink. The novel is a look at patriarchal repression and Bangladeshi-British society.
Five Successful Ways to Stay Depressed
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Stacy Lynn Harp, M.S. was a practicing Marriage and Family therapist for almost decade and during that time learned a few things about helping people with depression. The first thing is that clients generally do the exact opposite of what the therapist recommends. So this book gives you want not to do, but hidden inside is what to do, if you want to be able to deal with your depression.