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The Pizza Quest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Rose and Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
How many terrible blind dates would you go on before giving up? Emily Capella is in her late forties and has been on so many bad blind dates--all set up by her best friend, Anna--that she's had enough. When Anna promises her that this woman isn't like the others, Emily finds it hard to believe. She's been on dates with all the wrong ladies--why would this one be any different...
Don't Feed the Penguins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Rose and Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
It all began the day the penguin escaped... As penguin trainer at Blue World Aquarium, Gwen Jones spends over eight hours every day with the pickiest flock of penguins in the country. Not that she minds--this is her dream job. But even her beloved flock is no substitute for the companionship of the girlfriend who left her six months ago. Enter Dana Morris. Dana is the new hire at Blue World..
Love's Decisions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
When the company Nancy Carlson works for goes bankrupt, she's suddenly left looking for a job. With no references finding work is impossible. After six months of hunting and with her savings running out she's desperate. When she's offered a job working at her ex-husband's company, she accepts. Her boyfriend tells her to quit and then proposes. What will she do?
I Am Love
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This piece is for people who have given up on love. You shouldn't. Don't do it! For those who think they are too weird or too damaged to find someone to love them. For those who have considered filling the space of love with work, money, pets or baked good. One of the best cures for romantic depression is to read something inspiring!
Heart to Heart
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 60. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
‘Engaged’ the world struck me, and I deduced that the woman with my son was my daughter-in-law. I could not believe my eyes. The woman with him had short hair, very small face and half of that covered with glasses.
'Twas the Night Before Labor Day (Nights Before #4)
Series: Nights Before. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Eres Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Just when Jocelyn believes she has a grip on her job, the publisher throws a task in her path that proves to be wicked near impossible without the help of a friend, if she can find one.
The Noisy Neighbour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A new town, a new job, and a new home. Tilda is looking forward to moving into her new rented house, not least because of the cute guy she spotted living next door. After a stressful run-in with his crazy ex, Tilda is no longer quite so sure that she’s picked the right place to live. When the music starts blaring at 2am, she realises that her cute neighbour is an antisocial jerk. Or is he?
Two For Coffee
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
After her husband passed, Ilene never expected to find friendship in an unlikely place. In EJ Sinclair's short story, "Two For Coffee", Ilene never dreamed she would find herself flirting after 37 years.
Life’s Weathers
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 59. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Her sensitiveness is called foolishness by Rajan. He never cares whether she is sad or happy, or what might hurt her. In all these years after their marriage, he has never even asked, “Monica what do you like, or what do you want to do?”
Jumper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Dakota never expected to end up clinging to the edge of a country bridge with a bunch of cops shouting at her, "Don't jump!" But when they call in a special non-cop to talk her down, falling takes on a whole new meaning.
Unwavering Love (A Short Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
*This is a follow up story to Love in San Juan.* Bhavesh has just come back to England after a holiday in San Juan, during which he and local girl, Isabel fell in love. Isabel has made plans to visit England in 1 month. However, Bhavesh hasn’t told his family about his non-Indian girlfriend. His mother is very traditional and will find it hard to accept. Will his mother come around? 4653 words.
You Again
Series: Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
She escapes her car being caught in a flood. She is given a ride by someone she knew long ago in high school, but in high school he wasn't so handsome.
The New Governess
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 56. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Having thought for a long while, he is ready with his plan. He calls Juliet and orders her to bring a mirror. She is obviously surprised because she does not know what he is going to do with a mirror, however, she brings him a mirror.
Home Now (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A year ago, Robert's wife passed away. Now, with little else but the memories of her to fill his days and haunt his dreams, he longs to be rejoined with his beloved Edie.
Darling! Love Me More
Series: Love Power, Water of Love . Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Jasmine, an orphan, gets the best life any girl can dream of when Uncle Peter adopts her. But when she grows up, will the same man give her the freedom for living her life the way she wants? Or has she gotten into trouble.
Unto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Unto is a novella of love, loss and redemption. It was originally written by hand in a notebook, with a mix of line-broken poetic sections and prose sections, alternating by notebook page. It was, or at least became, set in the world of Reason, the novel I wrote ten years ago, and that's why I'm releasing it today on that anniversary.
Paradise 3: A Love Story from Harbor Springs to Sausalito
Series: The Great Lakes, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Gemini Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
SWEET ROMANCE: This Paradise 3 Romantic Travel Fiction takes place in two beautiful resort areas: Northern Michigan and California. Follow Kate to meet her friend Picasso only to have that romantic encounter interrupted by an Earthquake. As one Goodreads Reviewer said: "G.G.'s romance and passionate prose makes you feels as if you are there."
Angela's Masquerade
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Angela's life had taken a turn for the better when she'd had a torrid affair with her hot masseur, Derek, but he had to suddenly leave town and now she was stuck again with her loveless marriage without hope for passion or romance. All she wanted from her life was a little passion, sizzle and the unrelenting desire her husband never showed her. Would it ever be hers? Over 11,000 words.
The Naked Truth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Getting an all-inclusive weeks retreat at the very company who nixed her marketing ideas, sucks. Well, it’s not like receiving the gift certificate hurts Kenadee so much that she’d toss it in the trash.She needs to relax. Meantime the Spa's Chef heard that a guest may have a chip on her shoulder. Oh please, Nikki is a professional, she's not afraid, she'll just charm the pants off her.
Mateo's Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Mateo is a warm-hearted street rat who instantly falls in love with a beautiful upper-class princess. Being down on his luck and from the wrong side of the tracks, he can’t imagine her ever falling for him. But all that changes when he's given three wishes. What will he wish for? Will it bring him love? Will he end up with his princess?