Books tagged: shortstory

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The Widow's Golden Weeds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Everybody praised Marjorie’s gourmet wonder, yet her closest neighbour was determined to destroy it. Not just a short story, Ann Morven's delightful narrative includes the bonus of some delicious dandelion recipes.
The Spirit of Waterloo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A terror from Britain's glory days arrives to haunt the garrison school. The Colonel fumes, the Padre swoons, and Wee Charlie is a last forlorn hope.
The Light at the End of the Tunnel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009 by Elk Mountain Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"That light at the end of the end of the tunnel? That's a train." The punch line ricocheted around inside Cal's head, fading in and out through a blood-red mist of pain. "That’s a train" he croaked, licking thick parched lips, his tongue swollen and dry as old shoe leather, and looking up at the small circle of moonlight sweeping across the mouth of the pit, high above.
Gloria
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Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
I’m dying, well that’s what I’ve been told. How has my life come to this: death, betrayal, friendship, love? Yes, love. I know it’s there somewhere, but I’m struggling to make sense of things. How can I, Oliver Beaton-Court, be here in this cabin, looking at my dead wife and holding an axe… Maybe Tom can give me the answers I need, or maybe there are no answers…
Erinnerung
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: German. Published: February 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Ein Mann ohne Namen telefoniert mit seiner Frau, so wie jeden Tag. Eigentlich nichts besonderes, aber was so alltäglich erscheint, ist in Wirklichkeit sehr fragil.
Garden
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: Korean. Published: May 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Garden is one of wolf story, wolf into human. They Called werewolf but have own wolf's soul. This story about two of them. (정원은 늑대 이야기 중 하나입니다. 사람으로 변한 늑대에 대한 이야기입니다. 그들은 늑대인간이라고 불리지만 온전한 늑대의 영혼을 가지고 있습니다. 이 이야기는 그들 중 두 존재에 대한것입니다.)
Zen In the Art of Absurdity
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Bill can't get a writing space. While in Canada, Sam learns to "go convert" himself, mum and dad are playing hide the Azalea plant, Delores can't keep her father's arse covered, a pack of wild Kens are hurtling toward the atmosphere, and dad is sitting in his car picking his ears with his keys. Often compared to Sedaris (Mostly by herself), this collection will make you sick...with laughter.
Chosen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
From "Matters Familiar." Adrift in his own life and desperate for a belief system, a young man finds direction and purpose from a surprising source.
Intentional Walk
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
From "Matters Familiar." A girls' softball team rebels and instructs parents and coaches in the value of competition.
The Jewel of Genoa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
From "Matters Familiar." A retired cowgirl and her best friend resort to drugs, kidnapping, and interstate flight to escape the nursing home and reclaim their lives.