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Wounded Earth
By Mary Anna Evans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,540. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction
Larabeth McLeod has a doctorate, patents, a successful environmental firm...and a secret. When a faceless voice on the phone threatens her life, she is paralyzed with fear. But when the man calling himself "Babykiller" threatens the child she gave up for adoption twenty-five years before, she knows she must act before he destroys her secret daughter and triggers nuclear disaster in the process.
Mouse House
By Mary Anna Evans
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction
Imagine you're the security chief at the world's largest theme park. Imagine that a mafioso succumbs to rat poison sprinkled on his breakfast apple strudel. Imagine that Peter Pan plummets to his death from a castle tower by lunch. If you fail to find the killer, company stock will be in freefall by dinner. Where can you turn for help? Fortunately, the sweet old hag in the basement sees all...
Starch
By Mary Anna Evans
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Category: Fiction
The surgeon has his scalpel in hand. Nurses and doctors hover around the unconscious patient. Life and death hang in the balance, and Nurse Crain is watching. She knows something that only one other person in this locked room can know...a dead man lies in the equipment closet. One of the people wielding scalpel and forceps killed him. Nurse Crain is not the kind of woman to let murderers go free.
Offerings--Three Stories by Mary Anna Evans
By Mary Anna Evans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Category: Fiction
"A Singularly Unsuitable Word" features a child, hiding in the weeds as her sister is kidnapped. "Mouse House" stars a security chief, unsure whether his job will rob him of the love of his life. "Starch" features a nurse, holding the lives of a young woman and her daughter in her two hands. Step into the shoes of three people at their lives' biggest turning points, and see how you would react.
Heaven Falls
By Winslow Eliot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010. Category: Fiction
Award Winner - 1st Place Romance Category from READER VIEWS! "Wonderfully imaginative...filled with unexpected twists...a truly engaging book. I enjoyed the author's style, the plot, the highly complex characters.
The Odds Are Against It
By Janice Daugharty
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Category: Fiction
Rural mail carrier, Tammy, bumps heads in a nightmare during a rare spring snow storm. Twenty years before, she was kidnapped and shot by a drug addict she met along her route. Now she picks up another stranger along her route and the memories come flooding back. Is she about to be kidnapped and shot again? No, she tells herself, because the odds against it are so great.
Remembrance of Things to Come
By Mario Milosevic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction
Two strangers meet on a train. One knows the future. The other wants to forget the past. Together they will find and cherish the most important moments of their lives.
House Trap
By Mike Mauthor
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 38,270. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Fiction
Rachel Evans is a sixteen year old overachiever who would take nothing less than to achieve her goal of getting into Dartmouth College. But Rachel’s life would never be the same once she stepped into the house of Alicia Hausefalle, the most popular girl in Wedds High School. Rachel was there to tutor her. She never expected to meet two strangers who were ready to end her life.
Salome
By M.C.A. Hogarth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Fiction
The class field trip to Faraway House strikes everyone as boring... everyone except Salome, the outsider, the poet, the dreamer. She alone seems to realize that the master of Faraway House is more than he seems....
Breathing Trouble
By Michael Jasper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction
Joe was too good for this town, too good for this life that the world had carved out for him. Which was why, of course, he was sitting in a bar, drowning his sorrows the night Andie walked in, took his breath away, and changed his life. Whether that change was for the better or not is left to be seen... First published in The Pedestal Magazine.