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Smear Campaign
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Short Story - Just the right length read for a commute to work or in the waiting room. The unspoken stand-off between Jilly and her stepson was fast reaching breaking point. If he discovers her secret, will it come down to her husband's choice between them? And if so, how has she a chance of keeping hold of this new life she had created?
Strippers have Souls Too
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Jewel's life takes a turn for the worse when her mother dies. Soon, the lure of fast money and an easy life trap her. Will she be able to dig herself out of the stripper's lifestyle and rise above it all?
Goodbye, Mother
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
A compelling semi-autobiographical account of the struggle between mother and daughter after years of emotional abuse, and how the death of one finally frees the other.
Evolutionary Men
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,120. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a criminal goes missing, an eager, young surveillance agent named Michael Kezer, jumps on the opportunity for some field experience. What he finds, is much more than he bargained for...and the world will never look the same again.
Pyjama Series: The Meeting
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
You know that feeling that you get? The one when the guy of your dreams looks at you as if you were the most precious and beautiful thing in the whole entire world? Yep, I get that look from the greatest guy in the world, even when I'm in my pyjamas! This is a story of a clumsy, accident-prone klutz and the amazing guy that fell in love with her.
A Quicker Blood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Disillusioned with her life as a lawyer in New York City, Karen B. Clark impulsively takes off for a convention in Chicago. There she meets another woman who shares her name,"K.B." When Karen learns that K.B. is dead, she decides to seize the moment and assume K.B.'s identity. But in her new setting, a small town in Wisconsin, she soon uncovers terrible secrets that lead her to fear for her life.
Fall Line
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by StormRider Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
“The Bucket List” meets Ski Patrol in a deeply human story. Even heroes need rescuing – sometimes from themselves. High speed adrenaline junkies and the explosive world of first responders lead to a freak collision. SHORT NOVELS FOR BUSY PEOPLE, VOL. 3
Haruki the Knife Maker
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A modern fable, Haruki the Knife Maker takes us on a short but exciting journey with a simple man confronted by modern society. The story challenges the developed world approach to progress. Is growth for growths sake good for the soul? All proceeds due to the author from the sale of this story will be donated to Amnesty International.
Lost in Spain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
It's 1936. Ted Ryan is fifteen, Canadian and caught in the chaos of the opening days of the Spanish Civil War. His father is missing and his only chance of finding him is Dolores, a beautiful Spanish revolutionary who can explain what is going on, but cannot protect either of them from the fighting raging all around. Ted is determined, but can he survive this strange and dangerous world.
MEDLEY A quirky compilation of short stories and poems
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Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A small mix of short stories and poems.