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O'Doul by Wayne D. Dundee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 1 review)
A short Western adventure... O’Doul has been a lot of places and done a lot of things in his life. Now, working on a ranch outside Pitchfork Creek, he finds bad things happening all around. The ranch owner and his wife are splitting up and O’Doul is forced to ride herd on a hot-headed cowboy. When events come to a head, O’Doul makes a deadly decision and goes into action.
Broken by Paige Palmer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,920. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Broken is the bittersweet journey of a man desperately trying to come to terms with his wife’s suicide only to discover that he never truly loved her, but loved another woman instead.
Unwelcome Guest by M P Ericson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
When Mrs Wren finds a belligerent flower fairy living among her prized roses, her first impulse is to snip him out of her life. But fairies know how to make mortals do their bidding. Funny fantasy short story.
The Ranch Next Door and Other Stories by Elisabeth Grace Foley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Western(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of Western short stories focusing on character and conflict. From the suspenseful “Cross My Heart” to the comedic romp of “A Rangeland Renaissance,” to a Western twist on star-crossed romance in the title story, “The Ranch Next Door,” these stories will appeal to a variety of readers, as well as fans of the traditional Western. Total length approx. 40,330 words or 160 book pages.
Napping on Jungle Time by Kelly McClymer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Motherhood isn't for the weak. Especially when the mom in question has been up all night caring for a sick child. Sometimes taking a leaf from Tarzan's jungle, and sleeping with one eye half open is the only option.
Wake by Andrew Charles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,520. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Life’s a bit complicated for Adam Turner, who’s been dating a drop-dead-gorgeous blonde while developing undeniable feelings for a lifelong friend. But just when it all begins to make perfect sense, Adam discovers that all is not what it seems. Somewhere in Wake County, evil is lurking. And on Adam’s 18th birthday, he finds himself flirting with death to protect the one woman he truly loves.
Welcome to Shangri-La, North Carolina by Dawn DeAnna Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,010. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story collection is from award-winning Carolina writer, Dawn DeAnna Wilson. One of the short stories in the collection, "The Shangri-La Chamber of Commerce Welcomes You," was a semi-finalist for the Doris Betts Fiction Prize.
The Sewing Lady's Daughter by Sheila Lee Brown
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Rona and her husband are attempting to conceive. Rona is excited at the prospect, but her mom gets upset about the idea. She warns Rona with a disturbing story that Rona doesn't want to believe. Rona finds out the truth of her family history in this quick read.
Anita's Rescue by Ezzy Black
Series: Chaos, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A desperate teen runaway, danger and rescue on the high seas, even a little courtroom drama follows Rebecca, Tony, Tina and Chaos on their summer adventure aboard the yacht Kalliste. Tony pulls little Anita out of the dark waters of the Atlantic, but in the end, who really rescues who? A Chaos Novel - Book 2
BIG DREAMS little man by Stephen Romone Lewis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,540. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fist fights, a car wreck and being shot at have frayed 17 year old Daniel Crosscups’ nerves. He doesn’t want to kill anyone, but murder seems like the only way he’ll get any sleep. A drug dealer has threatened Daniel’s family and his best friend wants help committing suicide. A work of literary fiction.
The Sol-Bect War, Part 1 by Paul J Belanger
Series: The Sol-Bect War, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Lost Luggage Studios, LLC firstname.lastname@example.org. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Humanity is near the tail end of an intergalactic war that war we are losing. After a rough skirmish, a strange object is picked up by the United Earth carrier Ticonderoga. Within, the ship's scientists find something even stranger: a man, cryogenically frozen and shot into space more than 300 years ago. The fact that he's still technically alive raises questions of Fate's hand in life and war.
Mama Lives in My Hair by Merri Hiatt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Four-year-old Celia Johnson is counting down the days until her mother returns from the Middle East where she is serving as an Army nurse. Even when Cee hears the news of her momma's death, she insists she'll still be returning on the day circled in red pen on the calendar. This short story reminds us all that our spirit does not die; it lives on, sometimes in the toes and hair of our loved ones.
Button, Button, I Have the Buttons by Nila Gaulden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
In an old Irish village, Cassie Finnegan, the victim of tragic circumstance and class warfare, must discover away to set herself free from the memories that haunt her.
Alex and the Tomato Plant by C D Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Alex and the Tomato Plant is a short story for 3 to 6 year old children who have an interest in growing plants in their family garden or in a pot on the patio. Alex the little gardener seems to have a "green thumb." He is learning how to grow different plants and herbs with the help of Papa. Join Alex as he grows his own tomato plant. Maybe you can grow your own tomato plant in the spring.
Dodging Shells by Wendy Bertsch
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 49,960. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The war is raging through Italy in 1943, and a young Canadian soldier struggles to stay alive. But nothing can dampen his sense of humour—not hunger or horror or the shellfire that doesn’t always miss. Not month after month in the thick of the fight. Tommy is irrepressible. It doesn’t sound like much fun? Well, it is...the way Tommy tells it. And furthermore—it’s all true.
Sweet Land of Mine by Candace Hennekens
Series: Sweet, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,150. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ruth's story from "Sweet Farm of Mine" continues. As her father Arlan's distraction with the lively widow and neighbor Gretta continues, Ruth finds plenty of challenge in managing their farm on her own and teaching. But Gretta is like a breath of fresh air, making Ruth aware of changes she needs to make. Moua and Sting, Hmong wanting to become farmers, become a big help to Ruth and Arlan.
Rocky Road by Louisa Dang
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Rocky Road is a mini-collection of four short stories, all set in the South. The characters include an angry snapping turtle named Rocky, a mother and cross-dressing son who like to frequent psychic fairs, and a doctor who has changed his (or her) appearance dramatically since the last checkup.