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Counting Calories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012 by Laurel Fork Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Some hungers can never be filled. Now that Jenny knows this—knows it in the worst possible way—she worries about getting enough of a settlement out of Robert to survive. She harbors no illusions about starting over again, not with food prices skyrocketing, not with her looking the way she does now, but sometimes, just when you think you know the menu, life serves up surprises.
Finding Gloria
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
Imagine growing up hearing you are nothing. Imagine believing you are predestined to be useless and worthless. Imagine believing you are unlovable and TWO mothers despised you enough to either toss you aside or abuse you.
Hunger Pains
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
What happens when two men are trapped in the frozen tundra of Alaska, completely aware that no help is coming? What will one man do to survive? And what thoughts may run through his mind as he starves and waits to die a slow and painful death? Desperation will cancel out reason, but in a most unexpected turn as sanity is pushed beyond its limitations.
Detox, Relief constipation,Loose weight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 460. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body cleansing & detoxification
This ebook will teach you how to detox your body without any drugs or change in diet. You'll be able to loose weight and stay healthy, cleansing your body of all accumulated waste.
The Trial of Pythagoras & Other Poems
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A formidable sequence of poems in a variety of poetic styles, which cast an ironic and penetrating eye upon the vision that science, and particularly mathematics, can explain all of the great mysteries of the universe.
Famine in Kilrush - An Inquiry
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
December 1849, Kilrush, County Clare, Ireland. A Reporter has been despatched to investigate reports of distress and starvation. It is the period now known as The Great Irish Famine. There is no food, no shelter and the Board of Guardians, charged with relieving distress, have run out of money.
Setting Things Right
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Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Every apartment in the building was its own little universe, and what was going on in another’s universe did not concern you. It certainly did not concern Mr. Wells, a kind man who was probably the strangest tenant of all. But this should have concerned him, for what he did was very unkind.
The Tempering
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You set the price! Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A blind king at war with orcs and their half-dragon overlord faces the prospect of a war on two fronts he cannot win, but his insidious plan for victory may not turn out quite like he has planned.
3 From The Edge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
'3 From The Edge' contains 2 short stories and 1 flash-length piece totaling about 6,500 words. These 3 stories depict events that bring the world rushing to the edge of enormous changes that will alter the lives of everyone on Earth forever... at the least.
Trillion Dollar Eden
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Set in the year 2047, this literary intrigue is strongly themed around overpopulation and environmental degradation. The government offers the Near Death Experience (NDE) as part of the health system, to encourage voluntary euthanasia among the old and sick. Women must get a permit to bear a child, based on someone else’s death. A rich playboy thinks he can deal with the problems with a new Eden.