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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012 by please press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of writing by Felino A. Soriano, Peycho Kanev, and Steve Calamars; concept by Edward Wells II; design by Edward Wells II.
Whispering Crates
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,550. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Action thriller, science fiction, horror, historical romance – what kind of author could write them all? The title comes from an early computer-generated poem, so is the author human? Napoleon, ancient Egypt, Scottish punks, zombie monks, a long-lost Marlowe play and a CIA database going haywire are just some of the ingredients of this phantasmagoria.
Down at the End of the River
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In these ten stories, Angus Woodward gives us a tour of south Louisiana as his characters tiptoe out of the corners into which they have painted themselves.
Lame Ducks
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Price: Free! Words: 13,850. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A political noir set in L.A., Lame Ducks is the story of two unlikely friends who find kinship in their disenchantment, even as they find themselves in over their heads against the corrupt and powerful.
Blues in the Shadows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Blues in the Shadows collects for the first time the published short fiction of Canadian author Bruce Barber. These finely-crafted tales defy categorization into genre, but whether you are a fan of whimsy, fantasy, SF, magic realism, horror, or humour, you will find something here to delight and surprise you.
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.
Forgotten Songs of Avalain
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Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The tragic story of how the Lethe, once the most beautiful and gifted of all the sons of man, became the pragmatic and sad people they are today.
Desert Flower
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Series: The Desert, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,630. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Bodies have a canny way of finding Samantha Jean Haggert--the first, the dead body of her mama; the second, a naked man in the middle of the Arizona desert. For Sam, dealing with one dead body in her lifetime was more than unfair. Two is downright cruel. Visit old friends in this harrowing sequel to "Desert Rice," in which Angela Scott brings back the characters so many readers have loved.
I Leered At The Carnage
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Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of 100 poems by Eric Chase. They are raw, gritty, unique and compelling.
Music of the Spheres: An Unfinished Journey
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Price: $5.20 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"The rain bounced off the bonnet of the car, the wipers working at a furious speed did little to improve my vision and reflected my inner agitation. Orange patches of light shed a comfortless glow on the road. As the red traffic lights loomed in the mist, I applied the brakes. Nothing happened. I pumped the pedal, and panicked."