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The Coma Monologues
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,100. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Do stories have the power to heal? For Gary Hawken, life in a coma offers few perks. Nurses care for him and people sit by his bed and tell him stories, but the glorious mess of life passes him by. In a world where survival depends on his ability to understand his stories, Gary must recognize the value of his own soul. A hypnotic tale of one man’s struggle to find the truth in his own epic life.
Quitting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This is a phenomenal piece of fiction. It can be jarring at times but it is worth it. He takes you to a dangerous and perplexing place where you really don't want to go and certainly have no interest in staying. Yet, when you are finished the book, you treasure the journey. I saw the book and thought a book about an Economist couldn't possibly be interesting. I could not have been more wrong.
A Place To Call Home
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Price: Free! Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
After a harrowing escape from a bad foster home, Ron and Sarah find themselves on the streets of Toronto. Alone, and with nowhere to go, they seek refuge at a charitable shelter. Yet when the truth catches up to them, their luck runs out and the foster siblings find themselves back where they started. Will Ron and Sarah ever find a place to call home?
Reason To Live
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,600. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A young man heads to Toronto to fulfil a dream for his life career. His hopes were dashed due to an accident playing sports and his dream was over. But he picked things up and turned his life around. He never lost his dream for his lost career but he now manifested it in other ways. Business, real estate and family grew and expanded. He showed how to be a great man in his community.
Fall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,540. Language: British English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Britain is flooded with forged banknotes. Powerful men are involved who will kill to keep their secrets. Jim Radford and PABLO are called in to investigate. Jim is helped by Carlotta, his mysteriously wealthy girlfriend. Car chases, arson, treachery and violence - a baptism of fire for the desk-jockeys. They blunder around Britain, Toronto and Niagara Falls, leading to a spectacular climax.
Foodsluts at Doll & Penny's Cafe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In 1988, twenty year-old Tony Correia flies to Vancouver with a plane ticket he found in a classified ad. What begins as adolescent revenge soon becomes a lesson in Vancouver’s counterculture when Tony gets a job at Doll & Penny’s Café. With a cast of characters that include drag queens, prostitutes and the religious right, Foodsluts reminds us it’s not prostitution if you would do it for free.
One Night in Toronto
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bobby wakes up to shattering sounds like eight-inch cockroaches are throwing dishes off the kitchen shelves in his third-floor apartment. But it’s not roaches; it’s a pimp and hooker fighting on the sidewalk below his window. Bad. Getting worse. Nobody stopping it. Should he? He makes a stupid decision.
Tales of a Traveling Saleslady: The Rose
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Price: Free! Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sarah Grisham, office assistant at the PERFECT Sewing Machine Co. for the past ten years, hopes to be noticed for her hard work at the annual company dinner. However, it's the naive new saleslady fresh off the farm on her first trip to Toronto, Ashley Adams, that everybody's talking about. With Sarah's royal connections, she's determined to get what she deserves, no matter what she has to do.
It Is Time: Knowledge From The Other Side
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Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Do you have questions about spirituality? Would you like to know more about your psychic and intuitive abilities? Written clearly and using easy-to-understand language, It Is Time: Knowledge From The Other Side is the perfect guidebook for your spiritual journey. The book’s knowledge and ideas will get you one step closer to getting to know your spirit guides and angels on the other side of life.
Travels with Facebook
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Price: Free! Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is a trip zine but also a zine about remembering old friendships. It’s about reconnecting in five locations – New York, Providence, Toronto, Montreal, and rural California – with friends from different periods of my life. The whole trip was organized on Facebook, and it came at a time when my life and studies were breaking me and I hadn’t realized just how much stress I’d been under.