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With Double Blade
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
poetry; makes you feel you're caught on barbed wire and yet makes you smile about it; very funny A delicious book full of the unexpected. Highly emotive contents. Writing Magazine
A New Dream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,130. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
After an auto accident destroys his pro-football career, Matt McCallum struggles to find a new dream for his life, but nothing engages him the way football did. After a stint in rehab, he takes a job managing a grocery store where he meets Violet Emerson. Thrown together at work, Matt and Violet find a common dream for their lives, but then a loose end from Matt’s past returns...
Digital Wind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A modest collection of original poems covering various styles. Subjects range from love, to the soul, to even the nature of poetry itself. It is truly poetry for the modern age.
Write Ways to WIN WRITING CONTESTS: How to Join the Winners' Circle for Prose and Poetry Awards
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
When reading the words "open theme" in a contest, what comes to mind? Anything goes? It's anything but. Reid's book imparts this type of advice along with what topics or themes to avoid and how to approach theme-based events. Entering 80 contests in 18 months, he achieved success 29 times. His words come across as a seasoned expert, as he fearlessly shares his fact-finding advice on how to win.
Sucker for a Hot Rod
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,590. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Bryce Halloway only dates a woman once. No exceptions. Judi Montgomery finagle their way around official dates with car problems and driving lessons. She entices him to want more from his life. When health issues causes his father to retire, Bryce inherits the family tractor business. Can Judi’s love give him the courage to break tradition and pursue his dreams of owning a custom hot rod shop?
Maya's Vacation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Maya takes a vacation after her exhusband's proposal for reconciliation. She prepares for a week of making new friends, tasting exquisite wines, and learning to paint again. What she hasn't prepared for is the familiar voice she hears upon arriving...a voice that makes her skin tingle and brings back memories of who she was before her marriage. Has Maya buried passion too deep to find love again?
'Twas the 4th Night Before Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Gargog,the most wicked Dragon of all, plans to destroy half the countryside and stop Christmas forever. The only one who has a chance to stop him is a Hare who would rather mind his own business. 'Twas the 4th Night Before Christmas is the first tale of the Modern Myths series. It is great story for ages 8 and up.
Under the Rocks
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Every summer, thousands of people flock to the Rappahannock River, swimming, picnicking, and frolicking in the water. And every year, dozens of people drown in its churling depths. Some say alcohol's a factor; some believe it's plain carelessness. More often than not, most people say, it's just a horrible accident. But they're wrong. And Jason Riddle's about to find out just how wrong.
Reflections Of The Moment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is Arthur's 4th book of poetry. His previous books include "Love,Life and Gems That Shine" "Exploding Mind [or Not Over The Hill Yet]" and "Poetry Is For Sissies." His work has appeared in several anthologies and is the winner of numerous awards and contests. "Arthur's poetry illuminates all the possibilities of life beautifully, in words that take one by surprise" - Jerome Kirk
Dangerous To Know
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Series: New Bay, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Jerome Mayer is tall, dark and dangerous to know. Normally Gemma would run a mile, but with a freshly broken heart maybe it’s time for this good girl to take a walk on the wild side. However the danger to them both turns out to be more than just emotional when someone objects to their attempts to uncover a corrupt land deal.