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The Yellow Umbrella
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Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Depend on the rabbit’s foot if you will, but remember it didn’t work for the rabbit.”
The Valentine's Day Curse -- A short story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When Lisa’s Valentine’s Day ritual is interrupted by a phone call, she is surprised it’s from someone she hadn’t heard from in many years. What could her ex, Joey, possibly want from her on what could have been their 25th wedding anniversary? The Valentine’s Day Curse…A short story about stirred memories of unrequited love, revealing Valentine’s Day is not always a bed of roses.
Christmas with the White Witch
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012 by Wayward Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A short story
Tucker's Way
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Series: Tucker, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 59,900. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tucker must find the answer to the question, can trust be forged from the ashes of betrayal?
The Year of the Rooster
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Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This year’s AP English students are notorious for cheating, and their teacher, Ms. Hahn, is desperate to find solid evidence against them. The staff has grown deaf to her claims that the class played a part in the disappearance of the former tenth grade English teacher. It isn’t until the newly-hired German teacher appears as a possible ally that we learn what the class is truly capable of.
Running for Cover
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Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Isla Petrie just wants to avoid the Olympics, and she'll go anywhere - even sleepy Haddleford - but unexpected adventure awaits her in this Derbyshire village.
The Ant Farm
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Price: Free! Words: 75,010. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Gene Almsson is forced into retirement after more than thirty years traveling the country helping the poultry industry, he finds it hard to go from advising wealthy people and earning their praise to doing dishes and finding ways to pass the time. He doesn't like his new life and he likes it even less when his daughter and one year old granddaughter move in.
On Rathbone Road
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Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A modern short story. Stacey, a bright young student, reflects on a single day in August and a walk along Rathbone Road that changed her outlook on life.
The View from the Top
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Price: Free! Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Regina Ridgeway has everything Frances ever wanted: a magnificent home, exotic vacations, designer clothing and fancy jewelry. She has money to burn while Frances is forced to toil away in her beauty shop catering to the whims of Mrs. Ridgeway and the rest of her snobby friends. (Not to mention picking their pockets when no one is looking.) And then one day everything changes.
When Dreams Do Come True
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Price: Free! Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What if you had a dream so real you couldn't ignore it? A dream of a lost child you alone could save? And what if everyone around you would laugh if you acknowledged your dream? What would you do? What should you do? This novelette by veteran romance writer Florence Witkop tells what happens when one woman has that dream and makes a choice that changes her entire life.
Earth and Air: Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Dangerous gypsies, dragon-like women, and things that go bump in the night, literally. Tara McTiernan's stories resemble twisted modern fairy tales, full of real-life magic and Grimm-like darkness. Containing three unforgettable short works, Earth and Air, like her novel Barefoot Girls, illuminates and explores the lives of women with rare eloquence, keen insight, and a sharp wit.
Warm Winter's Garden
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Price: Free! Words: 112,000. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A family is an organism. When Bett Koster, mother and grandmother, is diagnosed with breast cancer, she finds she must adapt some and discard other of the rules she has used to live her life for more than sixty years. As Bett makes the changes she needs to be able to fight for her life, her family is forced to change how they think and act toward Bett, each other, and, especially, themselves.
Being Anti-Social
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Price: Free! Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Mace Evans is single at thirty-eight. When her much unloved older sister, Shannon, declares that Mace is anti-social, she embarks on a journey to understand her condition; whether she was born that way or if it is the accumulation of thirty-eight years of unfortunate encounters with other humans and dogs.
Stardust Miracle
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Price: Free! Words: 63,390. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
(A Miracle Interrupted novel, Book 2) A miracle is coming... A minister’s wife in the small village of Miracle, Wisconsin, catches her husband with another woman. She moves in with her sister, then starts to see sparkles. And this is just the beginning...
Mountain People
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Price: Free! Words: 96,920. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Two misfits return to their Southern roots after living for too long among Yankees. They meet via the Internet, and are headed for love. A vicious attack in the forest temporarily derails their plans, but in the spirit of the South rising again, Jackson and Loretta manage to build a joyous life in the mountain wilderness they love … but for the haunting specter of Loretta's worst fear.
The Phone Never Rings
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Life has to have purpose and meaning. Sometimes, it doesn't. Short story
From Lookout
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Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short Fiction. In this oblique psychological study, a woman contemplates her ruined life somewhere in the mountains of Appalachia. Fragmented thoughts bring a contemporary rhythm to her narrative voice (at once stark and lyrical) as she leaves home, making her way toward an altogether darker place.
The Lutheran Ladies' Circle: Plucking One String
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Series: The Lutheran Ladies Circle, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,900. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Vera Henley has been plucking the strings of the Lutheran Ladies Circle for years; now everything has unraveled. A new, young pastor is altering traditions, and the independent Circle women are cheering the changes—all except for Vera. When her high-maintenance, crazy aunt introduces even more rebellion and chaos, Vera must choose which loose thread of change to pluck—and which to let go.
Even They Have Secrets
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Price: Free! Words: 116,520. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sister Mary Gerard has been a nun since graduating from college but hasn't been without the typical problems of a young woman. She has spent her entire career hiding from her past and numbing its emotional effects. Her life changes and coping becomes a necessity when she develops a relationship with a client who has become pregnant at the age of 16. She is forced to transform her life.
The Woman Who Saved Her Life by Painting a Wall
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A mother transforms her pain into an unexpected event which brings life to a run down neighborhood.