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Ensemble
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Price: Free! Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thirteen short stories, comprising Mummified Couple Found in Peatbog, Wordblind,Mona and the Witchdoctor, After Ovid,Frog Baby,The Last Day of June (The Old Ones,Quintana Roo,from Impossible Musics I: The Omniphonium, Kisses, A Fever of Unknown Origin, Lazarus Risen, Game Over,and The Flight.
Big Fish
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,520. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2009 by Minnow Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Innocent abroad Stuart Ward becomes a backpacker in peril when he travels to French Polynesia and the island of Bora Bora as the first stop on a Round-the-World itinerary. Arriving hopeful of adventure and romance, instead Stuart is unwittingly drawn into a conspiracy and he quickly discovers that the beautiful paradise islands are no Eden as one by one his fellow travellers begin to disappear...
Humble Snyder
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,030. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2009 by Baxter Bog Cards & Collectibles. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Humble Snyder is Alaskan Literature focusing on a bitter retired woman and her husband, who come upon a mysterious boy at a lake a hundred miles from Anchorage.
The Meteoric Rise of Simon Burchwood
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,660. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On his way to New York to celebrate his impending literary success, Simon Burchwood is the prototypical American careerist. But a quick detour to Montgomery, Alabama to visit a childhood friend sends Simon on a bizarre journey, challenging his hopes and dreams of becoming a famous writer. This is a character study that delves into the psyche of a man who desperately tries to redefine himself.
Lieutenant C
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Price: Free! Words: 95,710. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Kafkaesque, semi-surrealistic tale about a reluctant hero trying to save the world. The setting is the 1960's with World War II still raging on. Lieutenant C is an English teacher who is called upon--by mistake--to carry out a super-secret mission to end the war and defeat the Nazi-Trojans. He also pursues Helen McNunnly, the illusive woman of his dreams.
The Fly Caster Who Tried To Make Peace With the World
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Price: Free! Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Making peace with the world, sooner or later most of us have to. But how? Ian Mac Bride's way begins in 1909 when he watches a fly-casting tournament and dreams of becoming a great fly caster. But soon Ian experiences personal tragedy, and then is appalled by the slaughter of World War I. Torn by grief, Ian loses faith in the world - until, almost by accident, he finds a way to come to terms.
Berserk Revenge
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Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Berserk Revenge is a literary historical thriller, written in the style of authentic ancient Norse sagas. For lovers of action fiction, poetry and/or alternate history.
False Refuge
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Price: Free! Words: 92,740. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
US Army reservist Alex Swenson goes AWOL in Hawaii, only to find he must fight and escape from the very same secretive, corrupt organization that had promised to harbor him and give him a new life.
The Splendor of Antiquity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Blurring the boundaries between reality and fantasy, can faith and science unite to save two desolate hearts? Will love triumph over rumor and deceit, and can a man and a woman put history aside and rediscover just how deep their passion for each other lies?
A Modern Love
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Price: Free! Words: 107,810. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2009. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Bonds will be made and misunderstandings abound at The Villa; a quaint apartment building in Northern Kentucky. David Kerr moves in to find a new life; while long-time resident, Miss Donna discovers new as well, only right outside her front door. A literary fiction novel based on the unknowing search for love and connection with another; at a time when it is needed most.