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Vandalism Of Words
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Price: Free! Words: 58,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
What Is This Book About Then? Great question. The answer is so splendidly simple. This book is about anything, everything and nothing. It is an ideal companion on a bus or train where regular interruptions are guaranteed as every part of this book is very, very short. Ideal also for parents of young children who get interrupted a lot by screaming, crying and toilet training.
Let's Do the Brainwalk Again
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Series: A Cartoon Miscellany, Miscellany-Four. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 160. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
Irreverent doodles strictly for entertainment.
Sub-Prime (The Love In A Hopeless Place Collection)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Two powerless beings are swept together in a transient struggle for survival. Could the human spirit transcend the brutality and indifference of their brief experience before they are once again swept helplessly apart? Far more than a love story - this is a story about love. A short story of our times.
The Almighty Sprug: Gulliver's Eyewitness Account of the Quaint Economy of Lilliput
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Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
In his famous Gulliver's Travels, Gulliver described the quaint politics of the tiny people of Lilliput. In this sequel he adds his account of their equally quaint economy. He tells us the Lilliputians, bored with the endless prosperity of a Garden of Eden, reorganized their economy as an exciting game of chance controlled by the mysterious invisible hand of The Almighty Sprug.
Young Roy
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Three stories from the early years of Roy Harper, before he became a well known traveler and philosopher. Outlaw Trail covers his time in Texas as a child, Hoosier Dreams his adolescence in Indiana and The Gangster's Apprentice chronicles Roy's coming of age. These were the formative experiences that shaped his worldview and made him what he was to be.
An Anthology of Worlds
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Series: The Simpson Anthologies, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: American English. Published: September 16, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An Anthology of Worlds is the fourth book in the Simpson Anthology series. It contains stories of a pirate hunt among the stars, a simple gold coin that acts as a gate to other worlds, a teenager haunted by an elven prince, the truth about banshees in space, and how someone from two cultures can find their place in a different world.
Man Sues Machine - Judicial First
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Man Sues Machine - Judicial First E. Desmond Buntzel has secured a place in judicial history as the only human (so far) to sue a machine – the Fairlight Weight Master – for personal damages. Mind you, he is not suing the inventor or the company that assembled it, he is suing the machine itself.
Give Us Today Our Daily Blog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,720. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
Here they are! My first 100 blog posts, posted over 104 days. Witty! Provocative! Insightful! These are really cool words that probably do not apply to this collection. But, hey, why not buy it anyway!
Chrissy
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Price: Free! Words: 4,420. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
Chrissy is a one act play concerning the attitude of society to the disadvantaged. Chrissy is an attractive young woman with mental problems. We see how a do-good couple, a hoon of a boyfriend and the medical establishment react to her. The play had a successful production at BATS theater in Wellington, New Zealand.