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Sterling Close
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Sterling Close is the short story of a tiny community and their very particular, and rather unexpected, tastes. From the author of other unexpected short stories, novelist Barbara Jaques.
That's Kind of Weird
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A man who has absolutely nothing in life but blah decides to take a vacation that's different. He throws a dart at a map. Yucatan. Why not? The point was miles from nowhere! What he found was beyond belief.
Unexpected
Price: $4.94 USD. Words: 26,580. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Unexpected is a philosophical work about the unexpected, how it impacts our lives, and how we can use it to bring about change. Numerous examples are given throughout the book to illustrate the philosophical concepts and make them easier to understand.
"Funny Fungal Diplomacy" and Other Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Diverse fictional adventures with funny bones. A diplomat’s sudden great weight gain puts her mission in danger. A woman being hassled using look-alikes plays the same game. What might be a boulder - or a spaceship - flies away and the chase it on. The military and industry are interested in what might be a virus that makes clothing dance on its own.
"Charlie Doll" and Other Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,010. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In each story someone gets a surprise, often an unpleasant one, that alters his or her chances of success or even survival. A few get the satisfaction of revenge or relief but most get their comeuppance. Some stories involve science fiction or scientific fiction elements. Deception, greed, opportunism, applied psychology, curiosity, and/or chutzpah are common human factors in all of them.
Observer Strange Desired Unexpected
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Observer Strange Desired Unexpected is meant to open your mind and make you think on the big picture in life. It is about how we sometimes just see a part of the picture, thinking it is a whole one. You may think that the content sometimes is hard to believe but it is real, only names have been changed. Note: 50% of the profits will be donated to Unicef.
Rumours & Lies
Price: Free! Words: 45,460. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Rumours & Lies is a captivating collection of fifteen short stories by Canadian author Timothy Quinlan. The stories are fused with memorable characters, humour and irony, and enough twists and turns to keep readers engrossed and entertained.
You said You saw Angels
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,420. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
A true story of one man's eight year journey through the changes brought about by divorce, illness and an unpleasant experience with the supernatural.
An Unexpected Detour to Paris
Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Karen was backpacking through Europe when someone steals the only bag she had on. That bad contained everything she needed to travel, including her passport. A handsome gentlemen offers to assist her but only because he needs help himself...
Finding a Road to Somewhere
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Life does not always go as planned. This is a story about me and my family, what happened when things suddenly made a drastic change into an emergency situation. Seemingly when life could not be worse we found our way to a new rewarding life and career. I hope you enjoy our story and also that it may give you or someone else courage to keep going when things go bad.