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Angel No More
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Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
He calls himself Robert Kelly, known as Bob. They call him the mystery boy.
The Rationale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A woman is haunted by three spirits. They are not of Christmas times, but are babies she had aborted over her life. Warning: this story has an especially nasty end. The Rationale is a powerful, emotional, well-written short. It’s also one of G.M. Weger’s first and best stories. Originally, it was published in Nth Degree.
Sjekira
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Series: Zimomora, 6. Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: Croatian. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"Zima ne dolazi. Zima je stigla." U bliskoj budućnosti klimatske promjene dovele su do kratkotrajnih ekstremnih vremenskih nepogoda. Gradovi koji nikada prije nisu bili prekriveni snijegom sada izgledaju poput nordijskih. Situacija se polako otima kontroli kako sistem kolabira. Drva nestaje, hrane je sve manje. Građani postaju očajni, sjekire neprocjenjive.
The Old Man of Heron Village
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The short story "The Old Man of Heron of Village" is the poignant tale of simple farmer during China's turbulent Cultural Revolution who finds a chance to express his deep love for the man who is a living Buddha to him - Chairman Mao. However, his efforts lead him into a world beyond his understanding.
My Sadness
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
“Hey, Sandy, How long has it been since we went to the doctor now?” Well, Mike, it has only been a month. I guess we should go make another appointment to see if I’m pregnant yet. I go over to the phone and make the call. The doctor answers the phone and he says to come in the next week at 3pm.
The Purification Ceremony
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,350. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Diana Jackman, a mother, environmental engineer and expert animal tracker, is on the trail of a vicious serial killer in the snowy wilds of British Columbia. A Los Angeles Times best book of the year. Nominated for the Edgar Allen Poe award. "Superbly written. Uniquely scary." -- London Literary Review
The Robbery: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Walter decided to rob his company when his business was failing and his wife, Muriel, no longer loved him. His plan was simple: grab the bearer bonds and run—worry about the details later. Everything was fine until a Puerto Rican youth robbed him while he was making his escape. Now he was the victim--and that changed everything.
The John Doe
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Price: Free! Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
They would have liked to know who the John Doe was, but more importantly they wanted to know what he was. And what was his power, the power they did not understand? He could not be allowed free. He was not an ordinary man.
From Time To Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,630. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Amanda Winfield, the owner of a thriving headhunting firm, is a callous woman who covets her successful career and ordered life. But Amanda's seamless world crumbles when she picks up antiques that transport her to the past, revealing the heartbreaking stories of their origins. Her obsession with the phenomenon pulls her into a downward spiral of addiction that entwines both ruin and redemption.
Finding Fate
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 58,840. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
I find myself sitting here in the cluttered corner of a basement. Out of the corner of my eye I can see the flickering gloom of a candle letting off a sweet scent that illuminates the darkness. It seems as though I've been trapped in a basement all my life. I wonder where my life is going and where it has been. I try to think of the last time I was truly happy, and the earliest I can remember
Sonoran Dreams: Three short stories from exile
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Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Sonoran Desert in the American Southwest is a place of extremes and contrasts, of beauty and death, of independent spirits and lost souls, of fresh starts and exiles. Three short stories, three different genres, all set in the Sonoran Desert, each with characters in exile of one form or another. One author with a unique perspective and voice.
Hearts Torn Asunder
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Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: British English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Josh and Madison are the perfect couple, but even true love can change like the seasons. A shattered dream causes their marriage to take an unexpected plunge toward a silent grave. Can they manage to pull it back from the precipice? Find out in this tale of love, heartache and miracles.
Reflection
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,260. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Howard, a wealthy thirty-year-old introvert, is served divorce papers from his wife Cindy. Howard’s sister Melinda, struggling to rehabilitate from years of drug abuse, consoles him. But in doing so she recalls their past and hints that they share a hellish childhood secret. Her words uncover a memory Howard long ago suppressed, and now he must confront his new reality.
The Bridge: A short story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
A Target Affair
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,180. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Thomas was a kind young man with an upbeat attitude, until the summer of 1985 when he was betrayed by a woman he loved & trusted. As an adult Thomas becomes a womanizer, until a young lady suddenly enters his life & turns his world upside down. She forces him to deal with his past & make some difficult decisions, while not revealing what he knows & trying to sustain the bond he’s formed with her.
Taint on Religion
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Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After experiencing tragedies that lead her to a checkered life, Natasha has decided to go on the path to redemption. There is promise with her membership at Reverend Jamison’s church. When discoveries are accidentally made, does Natasha stay mum about what she’s learned or does she place a taint on religion? (short story) Disclaimer: Deals with adult situations.
Monster In Me
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Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Charlie is a working man with a happy life, lovely husband, and beautiful daughter. Everything is alright when he gets a new job, but then all goes to hell when his husband is brutally murdered. Violet has a peaceful life as well, until she learns a secret that was probably meant to stay hidden.
411: Cybergeddon
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Series: The Paladin Papers, Book 4. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It is April 11th - "411". A cyber attack is underway that eclipses "911". It targets the most vulnerable aspects of American society. PALADIN's ONYX OPS team must find the master cyber-terrorist, identify his sponsors and deliver justice. A fast-paced, fact-based examination of today's high-tech threats in today's high-tech world.
Bill Huggins - A Desperate prequel
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
People are seldom what they seem and Bill Huggins is no exception. During the days before the economy grinds to a halt, Jimmy Logan sees something in his neighbors that nearly breaks his heart. This short story prequel to Desperate Times will take you inside Bill’s world, where things aren’t always as they appear. Bill’s story is a lesson that true friends stick together, no matter the cost.
Where Worlds Collide II, A Dark Anthology of Science Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,450. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
With Worlds Collide II, the second volume of Rob Shelsky's dark stories, we pick up where the first volume ended. Included in this anthology is a novella, An Imperial Death. This intricately wrought tale could be called space opera, but is also much more! Along with this piece are dark sci-fi stories, a dark fantasy about a spirit elemental, and an Indiana Jones-style tale of treasure hunting.