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Of Heaven & Earth And Everything Between
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This collection of twenty short stories covers a range of genres with subjects including a debate in heaven about the wisdom of The Creation; mistaken identity; racial bias; hospital drama; an experiment in social psychology; World War II romance and tragedy; marital infidelity and murder; a child’s experience of a bombing raid; duck hunting and fishing tales; domestic violence and vengeance;
Philandering & Other Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A married man sets out feeling he has the style of James Bond. On route to the station, he meets an attractive young woman and is flattered to find he charms her. Will he trade marital bliss for a romantic fling? The young woman has the answer. Other stories include a beautiful courtesan who plays a string of lovers; a wicked social experiment; a dying WWII hospital patient; and mistaken identity.
An Unlucky Brake
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In story 1, two married couples meet over a bridge game. Each husband develops a strong sexual desire for the other man’s wife and finds his own wife is attracted to the other man. One thing leads to another in a dangerous competition. The other stories describe a tense fishing contest; a very special 21st birthday party; domestic tension, violence and planned revenge; and a deadly ice-age virus.
Pembroke/Kings Summer Programme Ebook Anthology 1
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Price: Free! Words: 31,400. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Trapeze Books. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
An anthology of writing from the University of Cambridge Pembroke/Kings Summer Programme 2012
Odalisque at the Spa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,550. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Two billionaire friends meet at Brenners Park Hotel and Spa in Baden-Baden, Germany, seeking to become acolytes of a clandestine organization of women, the Odalisques, who, for a one million dollar fee, will accept chosen men to initiate into the hidden secrets of ecstatic lovemaking. A phone call from an elusive Odalisque promises the men that their lives are about to change dramatically.
eFiction January 2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
edited by Doug Lance
Good Story to Read.com: Short Story Collection #01
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,020. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This collection contains the first twelve short stories published on the Good Story to Read.com website.
Sanctified
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The people of a county in the southern Appalachian highlands have looked to Judge Jonathan Steadings to administer justice and keep the peace among the Cherokee, the Negroes, and the white folk on their mountain for more than two decades, but when a prominent member of the community commits an unspeakable evil against a young black musician, the judge cannot give the people the justice they seek.
Poies: Dominion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Poies: Dominion (book two in the Poies Series), is sixteen poies that will encourage you to go on in times when all seems lost. When you feel you can no longer hold your head up, and the road you travel seems too long, don't give up. Remember, you have been given dominion over all that you face.
The Whining Mill
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Veterinarian Mark Canis has a special gift that makes him one of the best at what he does... But the gift has a price - and that price is about to go way up. Can Mark make it all work out when his world is ripped apart? Ask the dogs. If you are like Mark, they will answer you. Fast-paced and exciting, The Whining Mill offers a glimpse into the human condition from a new perspective. And dogs.
Snuff Out the Candle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
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A collection of 10 digital short stories. This collection includes drama, suspense and terror.
Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge
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Series: Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,010. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Bannerwing Books. Category: Essay » Literature
The first volume of Precipice showcases twenty-one short stories and essays by seventeen members of the Write on Edge community.
Without You
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everywhere there is water. Nearly all these stories explore basic human characteristics - poverty, puberty, loss, hope, aging, dementia, racism, gender identity, mischievousness, love - with the ocean or a river or a pond or a beach as background. You won't like all the characters, but you'll love some, tolerate a few, and be intrigued by all.
Shake Away These Constant Days
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Jersey Devil Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Thirty short short stories about twists in ephemeral truth, the way small amounts of time are dissected and put back together wrong, if at all.
A Tree Full of Honey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Short fiction by Molly Patterson. A lonely man in an airport bar meets two strangers who turn out to be more than he bargained for.
Northwoods Forest Mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,440. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Here it is - the first novel I wrote in 2003! And now it's available in eBook format! This is a family oriented (age 16 and up), faith-based mystery set in 1885 and 2005 which tells the story of a man unjustly convicted of a crime and the family and friends who help to rectify it 120 years later. And it is also a love story of great sadness, new joy and hope for the future.
Disabilities
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Some of us are limited, not by our disabilities, but our abilities. Most of us overcome limitations, while others fail to grow. This novella explores the lives of four characters as they struggle to overcome their unique disabilities -- only one of which is physical.
The Death of Emily Pritchett
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Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A beautiful young debutante meets a senseless and untimely demise. The eye witness account, retold from a peculiar perspective, leads to the question, could the tragedy have been prevented.
Leaves: Collected Poems
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is the first digital publication of of some of Mr. Jacoby's finest poetic work. Mr. Jacoby is (mostly) of the Modernist School, and uses poetry to examine the little and often overlooked things in life . . . and in people. His work, then, gives us a sometimes unique view into our world, and especially into ourselves.
Branches - Three Stories About Family
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
BRANCHES contains three short stories about family relationships by award winning author Joel Arnold; 'Korean Mother is Dying' 'A Hand to Hold' and ''Jump!' the Water Master Cried'. While mostly known for his horror and suspense, here author Joel Arnold presents a trio of emotionally charged literary shorts that just may leave you crying, cheering, or both.