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Ezra's God by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What Ezra couldn’t wrap his wits around was how they could all be so certain that God existed when no one had ever seen him; and not only that, how they could all be so certain that he had not seen Him? Well, at first Ezra had not believed what he saw either, of course.
Republican Standup: Fundraiser (Story) by Stefano Boscutti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Do Republicans have a sense of humor? Can they take a joke? Seriously, can they laugh at themselves? Richard Charmer is a Republican standup comedian having a crisis of political faith. Everything he believes in is crashing down around him. Time to take another tablet. “Republican Standup: Fundraiser” is a tragically funny political story. What happens when a man loses respect for his politics?
Second Summer by Linda McGinnis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
She’s a California girl. He’s a pueblo boy. Should it matter that she is light and he is dark? Erin Fraser’s older brother, Scott, thinks it matters--a lot.
Conversations With Warren Buffett by Pen Bal Publishing
Price: $2.87 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In 2006 Warren Buffett decided to give away most of his fortune to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. In this exclusive series of conversations and koans, Warren explains to Bill the motivation behind his decision and outlines his profound attitude towards life, success and happiness.
Fledgling Witch (Prequel to the Landers Saga) by Karen Nilsen
Series: The Landers Saga, Prequel. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Prequel to the Landers Saga In the wake of her mother's death, young Safire fights for her footing as an artist and a witch in a skewed Renaissance world that punishes those who step outside its rigid boundaries. Can she defy the family she loves and still find happiness?
Blood Money - The Collected Placido Geist Bounty Hunter Stories by David Edgerley Gates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Simon Straw smiled. It was a disarming smile, almost apologetic. It wasn’t meant to give insult. His stance was relaxed, practically nerveless, none of his muscles tensed, his hands at his sides, the elbows slightly bent, like a man ready to pick up a glass. His gun was worn high on the hip, a .44 Remington single-action. “I’m here for you, old man,” he said to Placido Geist.
Ink by Sabrina Vourvoulias
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,680. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by Crossed Genres Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Are YOU marked for disappearance? What happens when rhetoric about immigrants escalates to an institutionalized population control system? The near-future, dark speculative novel INK opens as a biometric tattoo is approved for use to mark temporary workers, permanent residents and citizens with recent immigration history - collectively known as inks.
Ready Reference Treatise: East of Eden by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 34 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 55. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Ageing Disgracefully by Colin Cotterill
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,760. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Ageing Disgracefully is a delightful collection of short stories that takes a humorous and life-affirming look at lives of people who, though considerably advanced in years, are still behaving very, very naughtily. With a keen eye for human foibles and a wicked sense of humor, Colin Cotterill has collected and illustrated—with words and drawings—the colorful lives of disreputable elders found...
Surviving Jardine by Tom Onstott
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,450. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by R. J. Buckley Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A coming of age novel set in the summer of 1948, when love, tragedy, and family conflict would join forces to coerce thirteen-year-old Timmy Armstrong's premature entry into manhood. When survival of a dying town battles a mine workers' union strike in Jardine, Montana, that could destroy life as it was. This story will make you laugh, and make you cry. It is guaranteed to grip you to the end.
The Call of the Sea by John Heap
Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Why do tears taste of the sea? John Heap’s debut short story begins as Peter meets Maria on a deserted shore of a British seaside town. Peter is fascinated with Maria, but Maria is fascinated with the sea, a dark elemental obsession that echoes back to her family and to the origins of life itself. Can Peter save Maria from herself and the planetary forces that seem bent on her destruction?
Hell Is Other People by Thomas Harrington
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,850. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Author John Winston loves his wife and children. He never considered deceiving them...until he meets singer Alicia Ralph. She wants to escape a bad marriage. As they flee from Los Angeles to Montreal, they learn the extremes to which love or hate can drive both good and bad people.
A Beautiful Episode: A Romance by Raja Sharma
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 46. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When she found that book, she removed it from the shelf and carried it along to her bed room. The night passed in reading. The first light of the day was about to appear and she was about to read the last paragraph:
The Road to Shambhala by Gerald R. Stanek
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 71,180. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A novel of initiation. Brendon doesn’t believe in spirit guides, but they believe in him. Seeking a new life, or at least an escape from his old one, Brendon finds himself among artists, UFO enthusiasts, healers and psychics, who urge him to take advantage of his opportunities, and ‘conquer the lower three worlds’. His life is soon filled with intimations, portents, and unexplained phenomena.
The Last Nobleman by B. D. Benedict
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,850. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A young con artist ingeniously worms his way into the ranks of the nobility and soon discovers his dream of power is not quite what he had imagined it to be.
Thirty-Six by Daron Fraley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Literature » Religious(4.00 from 1 review)
Three things Aaron Cohen never intended: To purchase an ancient, holy relic. To encourage the mysterious stalker. To fall for Mandie. But he did. And if he doesn't get to her in time, she will die.
Trio in A Minor by Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In "Trio in A Minor," Machado's classic tale of a love triangle in Brazilian high society, the intrigue plays out to the tune of the old sonata of the absolute.
Le mystère de la raquette perdue - Ping-Pong by Enzo Pettinelli
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: French. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Il existe l’été, la mer et le vent. Et les vents soufflent en notre faveur, les brises sont légères. Le récit parle de la parabole de la vie: il la saisit au point où elle commence à monter vers le haut et la fait rencontrer avec le point où elle commence à descendre vers le bas. Une magie possible pour qui sait raconter, et Enzo la raconte à travers la métaphore extraordinaire du ping-pong.
Promise - Short Stories From Promise Goodday by Charles Harvey
Series: Wes Writers and Publishers · Free. Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Promise - Short Stories from Promise Goodday These scorching short stories are taken from the novel Promise Goodday. Pete the serial rapist/killer meets his fate in an abandoned amusement park in the The story "End of the Line." In "Goose Steps" you meet Promise, sassy yet innocent and unaware of the fate about to befall her. It all converges later in the searing heartbreaking novel.