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The Ethics of Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this intense short story by Eric Stringer, a hit man returns to his hometown to visit with an old friend at a high school reunion. The friend has asked Charlie to attend because he needs a favor. Yet again, it's always a good idea to be careful what you wish for.
A Concise Re-telling of the Life of God
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Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Before the beginning, God was lonely. Finally the true tale of the life of God is told. From before the Big Bang through vaguely intelligent design to the present day and onto a rather bleak future The Concise Re-Telling of the Life of God documents the lonely misunderstood life of our all-seeing Lord and how She overcome her inauspicious beginnings and journeyed towards a happy-ish ending.
Prey of the Predator
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,230. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
“I’m afraid I’m going to hurt Natalie like I did all my other girlfriends. I love her. I do not want to hurt her.” “I don’t understand Joshua, what did you do to your other girlfriends?” I killed them.” With those three words, Tyra Wells, new mental health counselor, is sent on a journey that will have her questioning her career choice, her responsibility to her client, and her morality.
The Missing Year
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Two lives converge when a psychiatrist who has lost the love of his life to terminal cancer meets the most difficult patient he'll ever treat. The Missing Year deals with the choices we make for ourselves and our loved ones and how in the face of terminal suffering, those choices sometimes lead to rash decisions.
Men Who Wear Nail Polish – The Equality Revolution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This short ten minute play by prolific writer, Eero Tarik, looks at the perceptions we have in regard to gender stereotyping. Should men wear nail polish in the 21st century? And if not, why not? A good laugh on the way to work...
The Unauthorized Biography of GOD
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015 by Fifth Column Press. Category: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
A brief history of creation and the creator in three short acts. (From the 'Big Shorts for Wide TV' series.)
The Change of Perspective
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
We all crave a home but many people settle for a house without understanding there is a difference. One woman strives to change that for any and all who choose to rent one of her rooms. This is s short story about the unknown impacts people can have on your life.
I Pledge Allegiance
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A short story, about 6100 words. Keshawn Bolling lives in a future of total government control. His religion, his education, even the length of his hair are dictated to him, Worse, his own father is one of the enforcers. He wants out; rumor says there is freedom to be had in the orbital habitats. But getting there won't be easy, and freedom is a slippery thing to define...
Vingede: The Friar Tobe Fairy Tale Files Book 2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A boy who speaks mysterious, rhyming riddles… a mute girl who communicates through art… Two young people held captive by mental illness or is there a sinister connection between the cases – a swan song cry no one has yet heard? As former novitiate turned PI, Tobias Berger, fits the pieces of the puzzle together, he and his secretary/girlfriend find that the supernatural is far from done with them.
Tomorrow Is Far Away
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,390. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Who is Pilgrim and what does he want? And what has he to do with the future demise of Max and Harry, when it certainly isn’t going to be murder? Discover Pilgrim’s last assignment and the organisation he works for. And find out exactly what is the big decision both Max and Harry must make, in this leaf-turning cerebral thriller.
Mareritt: The Friar Tobe Fairy Tale Files Book 1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,930. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As beauty lies sleeping… Four pretty, partying high school seniors, four strange and startling accidents. Do demonic nightmares and fairy tale visions bury a dark secret haunting the girls or is the past simply struggling to reach the light? Twenty-eight year old former novitiate turned PI, Tobias Berger, hired to discover the answer.
Tutte le cose che ho fatto
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,710. Language: Italian. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Tutte le persone hanno un segreto, un demone che si portano dentro, che corrode l’anima e che modifica il loro modo di agire, di pensare, persino di vestirsi e truccarsi. Tutti abbiamo un segreto. Il mio però è un serpente strisciante, silenzioso, di cui tutto il mondo ha paura. È una malattia orribile, che ti rende prima debole e poi ti lascia freddo nel letto d’ospedale, un mostro contagioso...
The Last Skywatchers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,160. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The known world unravels as the Spanish mission sphere expands across Southern California to the Colorado River from 1769 to 1854. People of one village pit themselves against invading settler-evangelists and their escorting soldiers, and a fierce resistance movement arises. Only the secret knowledge of Skywatchers--astronomer-healers--can ensure the preservation of a people and their culture.
Time
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes your life can flash by in the blink of an eye. Pay attention, you won't want to miss it.
Uncle Lester: Betrayal, Rape, and Revenge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Lester Clark remembers the first girl he raped. They were out on a date. She started resisting him, calling him a “creep.” That flipped a switch in Lester’s head. She never reported him.Neither did the next nine to follow. Now, his niece Doris is a spirited girl who won’t give in to him. Will she be just another screw, or will she screw him?
Build-A-Universe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,670. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015 by HenchmanPress. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Losing your job is bad enough. Each day brought new challenges, new sacrifices, and soon nothing Jake could do would be enough to escape the very real likelihood that he’d end up out on the street. He needed an escape. Then the aliens who had destroyed his life, offered up a solution. He could get his life back,
Dinner with the Cannibal Sisters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
From New York Times bestselling and award-winning novelist Douglas Clegg comes a dark novelette (112 pages in print) of a young man on a search for the truth behind the legend of the famous Windrow sisters.
Oblivious
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Price: Free! Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Young Elizabeth Maurice lost her parents because of the Isaacs. Smith who was a very good friend of her family took her in his care and gave her a new identity, Kathleen Marjorie. Ten years after her mother’s death, she is stuck in a middle of a war between the Isaac family and the people that the Isaac’s harmed before.
Going to Redstone Ranch (A Short Tale of Progeria and Courage)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A boy with progeria (accelerated aging disease), living on an isolated farm, dreams of becoming a professional athlete just like his two older brothers. During a weekend visit, his athletic siblings help him understand the true nature of his disease, and the purpose of his sacrifice. (Story #1 of the Danny's Way series.)
The Haunting of Winchester Lane
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Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Houses have pasts. But they also have futures. Not every tragedy is yet to occur. Not every haunting is spiritual.