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Confessions of a Velour-Shirted Man: Collected Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
No matter what modern angst ails you, there is always the curative power of surreal, modern, short fiction. If Rod Serling and Patricia Highsmith had a bastard child (and who's to say they didn't?) and that bastard started writing... well, the feverish results might be much like these unforced "Confessions."
Black Dress
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,210. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011 by YellowBay. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
With black dress – the saga of a girl whose fantasies lead to her being stalked by a killer (london arts council prize-winning story) and greek fire – a bored teacher tempted to sell his wife to a Greek goatherd (first published in the third alternative), comes this exciting collection of seven urban myths and nightmares by best-selling author clifford thurlow.
Generation 2K
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Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A fictional speech given some 50 years in the future to an audience born in the last 10-15 years of the 20th century, this short piece reflects a vision of a better tomorrow created by the hard work and dedication of my generation.
The Hole Between Mine and Yours: Liquid Logic from a Dirty Tumbler
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Price: Free! Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Waves of words about science and sin
Channel Zero
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,850. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Infidelity, drinking, work, lovers, family and friends— Channel Zero is a novel that deals with all of the compelling, provocative issues that we face every day. In the tradition of Raymond Carver, G.H. Thomason has written a moving, realistic portrait of Charlie and Linda Rivers and their friends as they struggle to make the right decisions and live with the consequences, when they don't.
Black Tie
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Price: Free! Words: 21,370. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Trapped in the desert you must unravel the mystery of the obelisk. Follow a man into a strange and secretive world as he fights to survive and to solve the puzzle of his own imprisonment.
Breaking a Sunbeam
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,000. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
how far will a man go to save the woman he loves? most would say all the way until the day comes when fantasy becomes reality. breaking a sunbeam is modern day action-packed thriller with a touch of horror, vividly describing how ordinary people can risk everything and put their own lives in danger when a loved one is threatened.
Children's Fantasy: Where Dragons Fly - Book 1: Night of the Drackin
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,080. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
Thirteen year-old twins, Cirra and Jace, learn that dragons are real when a youngling Tonk falls into their modern-day lives. The magic hole it fell through is 200 miles straight up and the dragon is too small to fly that high. The hole will close in 24 hours, and that will seal the little dragon’s death. To save Tonk, the twins must outsmart a brutal sheriff and a killer. Both want the dragon.
Desert Chronicles - III, Forts of Rajasthan
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Series: Desert Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is the third in the series I am writing called the Desert Chronicles. This one is on the stone sentinels or forts located within the state of Rajasthan, India. Rajasthan was a war zone from 5th century onwards until after independence. Its constant guardians have been the forts and watch towers guarded by brave, sacrificing and sometimes reckless generation of Rajputs.
Robi-mesék
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: Hungarian. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Robi apukája egy erdész, aki úgy tartja, hogy amit nem lát, az nincs is! Nincsenek csodák, manók, óriások, törpék és természetesen Erdőtündér sem. Így aztán nincs irigylésre méltó helyzetben, mert Robi gyakran felrúgja ezt a raklap-egyszerű világot.