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After the Fog
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,800. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The sins of the mother… In the steel town of Donora, Pennsylvania, site of the infamous 1948 “killing smog,” headstrong nurse Rose Pavlesic tends to her family and neighbors. As the smog descends she is faced with conflict she never imagined. A love story, the gritty plot is propelled by choices made under pressure and Rose's attempts to forgive herself and let her family’s healing begin.
Salinger - The Catcher in the Rye in 1,000 Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Catcher in the Rye” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Catcher in the Rye”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
The Rebel in Autumn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,890. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Antenna Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Written just before the fatal shootings of four students at Kent State in Ohio, and then forgotten in a drawer for nearly 45 years, The Rebel in Autumn is now published for the first time anywhere, ready to take its place as one of the great works of American fiction from a time when words mattered.
Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War
Price: $4.00 $1.50 USD. (63% off until Feb. 2, 2020!) Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Philosophical author Jack Matthews takes snapshots of Civil War soldiers as they cheat death and mess around between battles. Without dwelling on the war's tragic dimension, these old-fashioned (and historically accurate) yarns are infused with irony and a youthful sense of adventure. They also ask you to ponder the human condition as people of that time might have done.
The War on Xmas
You set the price! Words: 43,380. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2019 by Malarkey Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The stories in The War on Xmas have been referred to as hilarious, fascinating, and "totally boss." This slim volume is packed with sadness, jokes, satire, songs, and subtle absurdity. Plus a sexually and culturally frustrated superhero uses his laser eyes to set a Confederate flag on fire. The reader is advised that this book has almost nothing to do with either Christmas or Xmas.
A White Deer And Other Stories
Price: $6.29 USD. Words: 21,550. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This is a collection of short stories by the author of Florida's most beloved novel, A Land Remembered. These stories were written throughout Smith's writing career, going back as far as the 1960's. Reading them, you can see him developing the literary style for which he later became famous, writing books that would be printed in 46 countries including one, Angel City that was made into a movie.
The Broken Place
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,610. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Antenna Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times bestselling author Michael Shaara’s first novel, The Broken Place, is the triumphant story of Tom McClain—Korean War hero, wounded veteran, professional boxer, college student, and sufferer from post-traumatic stress disorder.
By the Wayside
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Marvelous. Honest. Generous. From the first story to the last, "By the Wayside" catches your attention and demands that you give into its every whirl. Each character unfolds with a precision that will have you wondering how Parrish managed to create such real-to-the-bones people within a world that captivates you with ease.
One Shot
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The young rookie Casey Hill and the new team owner Amanda Anderson are caught up in a major hockey world where the men's mindset is that they both do not belong. A twist of tragedy brings them together.
Spring Decision: Stories of Appalachia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Helen Haught Fanick is a native of Appalachia, and the area is a favorie setting for her short stories and novels. It's easy to discern her love of the people of the region in reading Spring Decision. The resiliance, courage, ingenuity, and heart exhibited by the characters in Stories of Appalachia echo the traits exhibited by friends, neighbors, and relatives of the author.
Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge, Volume 2
Series: Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,330. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Essay » Literature
"You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from." - Cormac McCarthy, "No Country for Old Men" In the second volume of Precipice, twenty-four authors from the Write on Edge community explore the concept of luck in twenty-six pieces of poetry, short fiction, and memoir.
Off Somewhere
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015 by Whitepoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Off Somewhere, Z.Z. Boone's debut story collection, is populated by characters who seek recognition and empowerment in a world that has suddenly become baffling. The characters are, for the most part, ordinary people driven to exceptional actions.
Careless
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Carelessness has consequences. Some are harmless even humorous, while others may cost you your life. Are you willing to take the risk?
Hemingway - For Whom the Bell Tolls in 1,000 Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “For Whom the Bell Tolls” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “For Whom the Bell Tolls”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.

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