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This Song is for You
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This Song is for You is story #20 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk and fairy tales. This a story of evil doings and haunting melodies from the local radio station.
The Television Bride
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Television Bride is story #19 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern fairy and folk tales. It's all about "Dropped on your head" television - where ordinary folk are desperate to get in on the act...
Yo-yo's Weekend
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Price: Free! Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Yo-yo's ring is stolen on a weekend visit to his uncle and aunt in York, he enlists ghosts, statues, clowns, fish, indeed anything he can conjure, to help him get it back. Dodging the forty stone international criminal mastermind Mr Vanilla, the weasly circus owner Truss and the delectable twins Rue and Thyme, Yo-yo needs to recover the ring to avoid being sent back to the nut-house.
The Politician's New Speech
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Politician's New Speech is story #18 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk and fairy tales. In this updated version of The Emperor's New Clothes we have dossiers, politics and the unashamed grasping of power...
The Only Way to Know
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Story #17 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk and fairy tales... Every celeb should have a plan, not that we're being at all cynical with this one...
The Mobile Phone
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Mobile Phone is story #16 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern fairy tales... There's nothing quite like out and out avarice to make life so much better...
The Faithful Gardener
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is story 15 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern fairy tales... A simple tale of faith and perseverance in the face of a disbelieving world.
The Assistant Shop Manager
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Assistant Shop Manager is #14 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern fairy tales... A tale of simple human affection and hope, taken to something of an extreme.
Terry's Amazing Shin Pads
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Terry's cautionary tale is appropriately enough number 13 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series... Have you ever wondered why some of the most gifted people seem doomed to ultimate failure. Terry's story shows how thin is the line between success and disappointment... and he's a football player to boot...
Survivors
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Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Another story in the popular series about life in post-Communist Russia, Survivors reflects on the experiences of Nikolai Ribakov and his wife Lera during the Siege of Stalingrad and the Great Patriotic War.
Arcadian Daze : Xavier Savage in Monarchsland (little stories from a big world)
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You set the price! Words: 140,330. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Xavier Savage's progress to understanding life. A satirical, serious, and whimsical telling of episodes in the childhood of Xavier Savage, citizen of Monarchsland, a semi-fictional state of Australia, as he strategises a fail-safe way to avoid the eternal fires of hell, and at puberty, finds love, and loses it, just before a vital fact of life is made very clear to him.
The Girl in the Trees
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Price: Free! Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.00 from 1 review)
Twelve year old Miranda Amelia Harden has lived all her life on her grandfather's ranch in the mountains. All she wants is to stay there, but the rest of the world can't seem to leave her alone. She has only two questions. How young is too young to know what you want? How young is too young to get it?
Picking the Wings off Crane Flies
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
This is the 12th story in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk tales... We've all met kids who delight in picking the wings off crane flies - maybe we've even done it ourselves... and this little tale lets you in on what happens to people like that...
The Phantom of the Sixpenny Stalls
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Phantom is story #11 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series... A tale of daring-do and evil impresarios... with a helping hand from London's oldest ever working girl...
Only the Names Change
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Only the Names Change is story #10 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series... A prince shakes his fist at the Gods and rides the clouds into battle...
Miss Jones and the Refugee
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Miss Jones is story #9 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series... A story of genteel conservatism in England's leafy home counties, where the scion of a long standing family comes face to face with the harsh reality of life on the streets...
Jack and Jill Went Up the Hill
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Jack and Jill is story #8 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series... Thank the fates that you too live in a land where democracy and freedom of expression is an absolute right...
Happy Families
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Happy Families is story #7 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series... So you think you know your kids - after all those sacrifices that you make for them, too...
Do Unto Others
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Do Unto Others is story #6 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series. A tale of justice, punishment and unjust rewards - appearing in a family just like the one next door...
Ring Theory
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Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
One spring day, while hoeing a neglected country garden, a new-from-the-city hobby farmer finds an engagement ring encircling the green finger of an emerging asparagus shoot. This rural tale--at times whimsical, and at times poignant--presents some of the theories on how the ring got there, while tracing the evolution of family.