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Four Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The first short story collection from Matthew Wayne Selznick focuses on revelations of clarity and epiphanies of character in the face of emotional challenges. Also included are brief essays exploring the formative experiences and memories that inspired each short story, making this collection Matthew Wayne Selznick's most personal creative work to date.
Refuge: A Novella
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Stoked Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Zee must remember who she is, and learn to deal with what life has handed her, as well as the consequences of the choices she's made.
Grasshopper
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Joe is an ordinary man, trying to hold onto some joy in a world that is coming apart. As a child, he learns the meaning of loss. Rather than accepting it, he learns to protect his memories; even at the expense of the life he is living. The emotionally evocative imagery draws the reader into the story; and paints a stark picture of a man willing to sacrifice his future to hold onto his past.
Fulfilled
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
"Fulfilled" is a story of heartbreak and illusion that embodies the quote: "hurt people hurt people".
From The Wreckage
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Series: From The Wreckage, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,730. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
For high school senior Jules Blacklin surviving the storm is only the beginning. Faced with the new reality of her life, she must find a way to rise From The Wreckage and answer the question - how do you get back to normal, when everything that was normal is gone?
Against a Crimson Sky (The Poland Trilogy, Book 2)
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Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 143,520. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1794, and the beautiful and resilient Countess Anna Maria Berezowska has narrowly escaped death amidst the chaos caused by the violent dissolution of Poland. Anna is soon reunited with Lord Jan Stelnicki, and the two lovers marry even as their beloved country is ripped apart. Enter Napoléon and soon Anna and Jan are valiantly fighting to hold on to a tenuous happiness and life itself.
Push Not the River (The Poland Trilogy, Book 1)
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Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
PUSH NOT THE RIVER is based on the true eighteenth century diary of Anna Maria Berezowska, a Polish countess who lived through the rise and fall of the historic Third of May Constitution. Vivid, romantic, and thrillingly paced, it paints the emotional and unforgettable story of the metamorphosis of a nation--and of a proud and resilient young woman.
Out of Order
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Price: Free! Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Charlotte is brilliant for her teenage years but her intellect doesn't serve her well. She's too smart for her own good and ends up homeless in the streets of a big city.
Summer of Frogs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
During a hot, lazy summer in Georgia, 16-year-old Trixie sorts through the complexity of her parents' marriage, jealousy towards her adorable kid sister, and ambivalence about the religion she inherited. From a generation before texting and social media, Trixie relies on her best friend and partner-in-mischief, her vivid imagination, and her love of nature. For Trixie, it is the summer of frogs.
The Black Place Inside
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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After a massive earthquake ravages the world, one man becomes trapped underground in his car. Darkness, lonliness, and isolation become his only friends. If that wasn't bad enough, his own sanity begins to waver away, as well. Over time, he begins to reflect on his life and learns some very valuable lessons. Can they help him escape the black place inside?
The Street Will Never Love You Like I Do
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: American English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Natasha is on her way to a college open house when she runs into Johnny, her first love from the days when they both lived in the Arlington Road Homeless Shelter. Though they have traveled in different directions since "The Street Will Never Love You Like I Do" explores first love revisited and the difference that time, upbringing and life circumstances makes.
"Cold, Cold Water"
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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A depressed teen passes judgment on people, which begins a murder spree.
Chasing Fireflies
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You set the price! Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After Violet Bowen attempts to commit suicide, she finds herself in a strange new world. Desperate to get home again, she embarks on a journey that questions everything she thought she knew about herself. And finds answers she never knew she needed.
L'isola del tempo
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: Italian. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Una piccola isola del Mediterraneo, una Vespa, i Cavalieri di San Giovanni: a Malta lo scorrere del tempo segue bizzarre direzioni e fa vivere amori e amicizie inaspettate, frutto di incontri misteriosi e inattesi. La grande Storia si intreccia con le storie personali di chi vive il presente lasciandosi magicamente intrappolare dalla bellezza dei luoghi e dai loro significati.
Raising Dad
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Series: Becoming Natalie, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,260. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Can Natalie survive a summer with her pain-in-the-ass father, or will his heart attack kill them both? New Adult. Drama. Novella.
Chased Dreams
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Series: Chase Walker, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,740. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Dreams of the future, dreams of love and happiness, dreams of being able to move on and get past the heartache that still resides in his soul, Chase Walker believes things are finally starting to look up. But are they really?
The Crazy Jack
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,210. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In 1980, Jack concocts a desperate plan to get a life of art for himself and justice for his girlfriend, who harbors a terrible secret.
There Goes The Neighbourhood And Other Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A collection of three brand new short stories about characters young, old and in between. They are sons, brothers and fathers; good people, but they are human, and therefore flawed and ultimately misunderstood.
So What! Stories or Whatever!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,810. Language: British English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
So What! Stories or Whatever! is the book that lifts the roof to reveal the stories about the characters that are inside the contemporary High School, whether bully or victim, geek, star or "Alien" - or their struggling teachers. If you’ve ever been to school you’ll recognise the characters and their tales, but, if you’ve never been to school you must read this book as a rough guide to survival!
Puppy Memoirs: The Life of Peanut Short Story Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
All dogs wish to have a place in the world. One dog strives to learn his from day one. The story of PEANUT follows the fictional life of a German Shepherd, from his first memory until the very end. The first volume, fall in love with the Peanut as he learns the ropes of everyday life.