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The Carrion Trap
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Frank's garage is filled with unfinished dreams. His latest project, a crow catcher, is designed to trap the black carrion eaters that are ruining his garden and disrupting his life. Roger, his neighbor and friend is worried though, that the project is taking a greater toll than even he could imagine.
Loving Buddy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Meet the Hawkins, a family steeped in religion generations deep. Through the eyes of 13-year-old Kaye Hawkins we get a bird's eye view of life inside the preacher's home, the stresses of being a PK, especially if you are her brother Buddy, the boy all the girls want to call their own! You'll fall in love with this great girl with her old soul and beautiful humor. We promise you'll want more!
Your Colossal Main Feature Plus Full Supporting Program: Over 175 Classic Hollywood Movies Examined
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,730. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Many colossal main features are reviewed in this book. But until recently, such movies were not enough to satisfy patrons. They also wanted a supporting film, shorts and cartoons. So here are detailed not only main attractions like High Noon, Jezebel, Merry Widow, Zorro, A Star Is Born, Rio Rita, Great Waltz, but lesser movies that audiences also demanded. Many of these are now available on DVD.
Taken Back
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Price: Free! Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
"Taken Back" is a short story from the perspective of a young man who suddenly finds himself drafted into the Vietnam War. He finds himself struggling to come to terms with his fears and discovering what "home" really is.
A Halloween Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
A Halloween Story takes place in a nameless neighborhood that's fighting hard to hold its own. 10-year-old Linda is followed in equal parts by 8-year-old Street Urchin and timeless, mystical, Grandma Roads. Their kindness to Street Urchin is repaid in a way that gives this story its bitter-sweet ending. The flavor of this story is enhanced when read aloud, preferably to children of all ages.
The Watcher of Wayburn Street
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mr. Kenniphaas watches Wayburn Street from his favorite seat in his favorite coffee shop. Each day he watches the world outside the window change. Stores he has known for thrity years close. Crime has come to Wayburn Street. But he does nothing. He just watches. Until today. Today Mr. Kenniphaas' world and the world of Wayburn Street will intersect. And today both worlds will change.
Welcome to Wynott: Rethinking the Way We've Always Done Things
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
With a light touch and a lot of humor, Ray Harris applies fresh thinking to existing systems and structures, and creates a blueprint for a new American urban community, called “Wynott.” Whether an inner-city neighborhood, an aging suburb, or a small town, Wynott can exist in any place where enough people agree to try something different, and commit to making it work.
Grandma's 10 Simple Steps to Becoming a True Good Neighbor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This book is an effort on my part to help inspire people in today’s world to become neighborly again. In today’s society, I am very disappointed in the attitude and disrespect that I see from neighborhood communities. Not only disrespect for themselves but for everyone around them. This is a very simple 10 step book on how to become a Good Neighbor.
Unleashed: Tail One
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Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Would the tormented pet of a psycho, after witnessing countless abominations, begin to exhibit disturbing behavior? Find out in "Unleashed" what happens when a cat is driven over the edge and beyond the brink.
The Apple Sniper: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
This short story by award-winning writer Eric M. Witchey explores the relationship between the village and the aspiring warrior. It is one of a dozen or so short stories the author affectionately calls "The Neighborhood Stories" because of their loose relationship to the neighborhood in which he was raised.