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Christmas Tales
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A mix of western, modern and scifi, this collection brings together short stories that explore human kindness and charity.
A TV's Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Larry is a young in the closet cross-dresser from a broken home. The youngest of four children he's the only one available when his mother needs help in California. He plans ahead and secretly packs the panties and bra's he has purloined from the Goodwill bag. The plan is to underdress the whole summer. It was to be an interesting summer... it was more interesting than he planned.
A Miracle for Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Michael Slanders only wants a steady job and a family of his own, but instead he lives from hand to mouth with his sick mother. Fired a week before Christmas and down on his luck, Mike needs nothing short of a miracle. Sometimes, goodness prevails. Sometimes, magic is made.
Secret Santa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Ten-year old Terry Barr discovers one day just before Christmas that his little brother has found Santa’s stash of toys. The secret of Santa is out now, and as Terry tries to help his mother cover the story to retain his brother’s innocence, the world of secrets, conspiracies, and emotional entanglements for him only grows deeper.
A Little book of Mumagination
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This small book is designed to be read by mums. Hopefully if they like the short imaginative stories, they can then adapt the stories and tell them, in their own words to their child/children using the pictures.Goes hand in hand with Super Nature Imagination and Imagination City, Broken Toy and Thing hospital. Imagination is a powerful tool, nowadays used by sports and businesses alike. Introduci
A Mommy for Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Melanie Cartwright is a single, tired, thirty two year old music teacher with one ill-tempered niece. Jackson Gilroy is a widower with a smart mouthed little girl that seems to get away with everything as of late. Until they meet one night over a shared glance from their prospective windows, Jackson didn’t think he’d ever feel anything again. But with Christmas, anything's possible!
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
A Guide To Madrid
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Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this guide, you will find the best travel information and inspiration for your upcoming trip to Madrid, Spain. Whether you are thinking about traveling to Madrid or already have a ticket booked, inside this guide you will find great information for your journey. Our writers are committed to finding the best travel tips and information.
Thanksgiving With the Ex
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When Christina files for divorce from her husband of 5 years her mother doesn't take 'no' for an answer, and invites him to Thanksgiving dinner hoping that they'll reconcile. Only Christina has been harboring a secret throughout their marriage. In the end they have to make the decision whether or not their marriage is worth fighting for or if the secret was bigger than their union all along.
Festival: The Glastonbury Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
David Belbin's much loved novel about the 2000 Glastonbury Festival, with a bigger map and a new afterword.
My Mauritius
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“My Mauritius” is a unique travel book narrated through a humorous first-person family experience with snippets of historical fiction and cultural insights from interviews with local personalities. The three strands are woven together to form the narrative, in brief and dynamic chapters that should not only interest the million tourists who visit Mauritius annually, but also the armchair dreamer.
The Dream Wedding
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Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(2.33 from 3 reviews)
Shelly lived at home with her parents who were worried that she was still single at thirty. They wanted her to find a man. The London marathon was approaching and she had to train each day. One morning while out jogging, she bumped into someone and damaged his nose.What does the future hold for them?
Essence of Humour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
‘Essence of Humour’ is a collection of short stories which brings together the best of humour writing from 17 authors across the globe.
Short Stories for Moms and Dads
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
There is an endless array of stories available for children, but these are for you. Parenting can be a joy and a blessing, but no one's ever said it was easy; still, with enough patience and generous dollops of love mixed in, most situations can have a positive outcome. And for those challenging times when you’re running on empty, relax and read a story and everything will look a bit brighter.
The Waking House
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
Shorts For The Summer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,220. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of short stories by the author of 'Natalie Tereshchenko, Lady In Waiting' and 'A Song For Joey'
Anah's War
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On her eleventh birthday Anah received a red leather notebook from her favourite Aunty. It became a diary, a place for her secrets and for the next five years Anah tells of her life in Nijmegen and the war which creeps into every aspect of her existence. We watch Anah and her family negotiate the Nazi presence but still maintain a covert defiance as ordinary people experience extraordinary events.
Mother-in-Laws! It is Time to Payback!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Tony is only in his fifties, but he has already been married six times. And even though his marital relationships have failed, he has still maintained a loving relationship with all his mother-in-laws. Unbeknownst to Tony, they all decide to surprise Lucia (Tony's daughter) for her birthday. With all his mother-in-laws under one roof the next few days turn out to be quite interesting for Tony
Dysappearance: A Chronicle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Set in the small suburb of Campamento on the outskirts of Gibraltar,in the late 1960s,the fifteen-year-old narrator acts as the lens through which the events of one summer are viewed: her sister’s failed attempts at attracting the boy she seriously fancies, the betrayal by her university friend and the unorthodox parenting of her parents.
A Day of Thanksgiving
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
The McFarland Family is struck by tragedy, but they will not let their bad fortune stop them from completing their mission to help others