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Cardinal Sin: Vanity
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Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Jesse's modeling career is over, she finds herself prideful and not destined for sainthood. A short story in a series of seven deadly sins. Jesse has past turning fifty in a world where only beauty counts. Short Fiction, romance, literary, immigration
The Day the Flowers Died, a War World II Romance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,580. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009 by Ami Blackwelder. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A Passion set in the time of prejudice. A novel about love and loss. The completed final edition. 1930 Munich. Two Lovers. Different Worlds. A Crumbling Country Book Taste Review: Ami Blackwelder paints her words in this gently narrated historical romance set in Munich, Germany early 1930. The scenes recreate pre-war Germany...
Seven Deadly Sins (Flash Fiction Challenge #1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010 by Hades Publications. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
An anthology of eight flash fiction stories by four authors who answered our challenge to write something "interesting" about the “Seven Deadly Sins” - Envy, Gluttony, Greed, Lust, Pride, Sloth and Wrath!
The Chivalry Code: Discussions on Becoming a Man in a Modern World
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Price: Free! Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Sick and tired of living in a limp-wristed, mollycoddled, degenerate, politically correct, society? Join us and become a MAN of the Code. The greatest knowledge from all time on what it is to be a Real Man, applied to today.
Filipino Pride
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Building a nation is more than building bridges and infrastructure. It's about nurturing our self esteem, our pride and our love for our homeland. If there is pride, we will not be indifferent to abuse, corruption and issues that concern our country even if they do not directly affect us. This is the objective of the Filipino Pride Book Project.
Dumdum (Featured story in the anthology
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
At first "the boy" finds the inbred calves he has to tend a burden and embarrassment. That is until the squatters at a country store try to pass the calves off to a stranger traveling through. "Never name a cow, boy," one of the men say. But it's too late. The boy has named and fallen in love with them, especially the cow he calls Dumdum.
Friends to Keep Friends to Dump
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
A quick reference guide about friends who have traits of fearlessness, purity of heart, steadfastness in knowledge, alms-giving, self-restraint, worship, study of one’s own scriptures, austerity, uprightness, harmlessness, truth, absence of anger, renunciation, serenity, absence of calumny, compassion to creatures, un-covetousness, gentleness, modesty, absence of fickleness, energy,and vigor
In His Own Hometown
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Earl Sanders, a black man from Washington, DC, is the only one worthy enough to dedicate the new library in his S. Ga. home county. He is the only one to go away and make good. But nobody, black or white, is willing to put him up for the night but a bitter, old black lady who wants to know one thing: why would he come back after he finally got out of these turpentine woods?
Caring for the Elderly
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hun is ninety-some-odd years old and at the mercy of a bitter, controlling black woman hired by the family to keep their beloved relative at home till she dies. When Hun's two grand-nieces show up one fall morning for a visit, the caregiver cranks her meanness up a notch. She gets them told! Hun cries...
The First Nudist
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Following a family reunion, Gransallie learns that her favorite niece, Ophelia, ia a not only a school teacher but a nudist. Hating to be proved wrong, Gransallie tries to defend Ophelia to her granddaughters, who "don't care where they are going or what shape they arrive in as long as they are going." Gransallie is their driver and chapperone on trips to Florida, or just anywhere.