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Hey, Mom. Tell Rod... by Thomas M. Kelly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
SYNOPSIS: In the city of Seattle, Washington, Rodney and Maggie Smythe receive a message on Rodney's telephone answering machine from Maggie's son Danny by a former marriage, saying "Hey, mom, tell Rod I am coming home, see ya' soon.". Danny and Rodney, step-son and step-father, have had a strained relationship since Rodney and Maggie were married.
Carmen by Debra Burroughs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,010. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
CARMEN, based on a true story, is a gripping account of survival, prejudice, heartbreak and love. Fleeing the deadly influenza pandemic of 1918 that ravaged their Mexican village, the remnant of Carmen’s family braved the perilous Mexico/US border crossing. Carmen’s family hoped to escape the killer epidemic to find a safer and better life. But what they found was far different than expected.
The Jewess of Savannah by Alex Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,070. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Sarah Steiner came of age and of social consciousness at the outbreak of the Civil War. But her struggle was just beginning for the subsequent war, Reconstruction, that was bitter and cataclysmic.
Lily of the Valley by Shelley Jenkins
Price: $1.52 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Sharon has a secret that she has been told all her life that she must tell no one. Unfortunately this secret makes romantic relationships impossible. Can Sharon truly risk opening up to allow a friendship to grow into something more? Will Jared finally convince Sharon that he's worth the risk?
Next-doors' Cat by Arthur Mackeown
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(5.00 from 1 review)
This dialogue-only short story is based on an actual telephone conversation between the author and a very irate lady who was convinced he was allowing his cat to urinate in her flower beds.
Love's Second Verse by Lee Carver
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,530. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When adversity destroys everything but her family and her hope, Julia redefines herself: from wife to widow, music teacher to corporate geek. “Love’s Second Verse” is a story of the courage to wage life and hold out for the joy that comes in the morning, and just maybe a second chance at romance.
Tormented - A Jessie Carr Novel #5 by JL Schneider
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,410. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Tormented Jessie Carr is back. Business is thriving but Jessie’s private life is in turmoil. As he recuperates from a combat injury Jessie is forced to make life and death decisions. Combat Teams in Afghanistan and Iraq, Personal Protections Contracts around the world, Private work for the CIA. But now a new problem arises, one Jessie can’t solve in his usual manner.
December 21, 2012 by M. S. West
Price: Free! Words: 40,870. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The time for reckoning is fast approaching. December 21, 2012 is a time of significance for the world, a date that will not soon be forgotten; if there is anyone left to forget that is. World leaders and power mongers have long been consolidating their power and are posed to strike at the very heart of humanity.
Plans by Natalie Smothers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 192,940. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American(5.00 from 1 review)
Great things start out as something small, a connection formed between two unexpected sparks, foundations built through trial, time and trust, future plans mapped out in baby steps. This is the story of the impact of one life that shatters more, but Danya Biermann is the proof that sometimes an unexpected connection borne of love and faith can bring us back to ourselves and our best laid plans.
Ave Judas by Cassian Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The second coming was never meant to be like this ... It is the year of our Lord 2449. The Pope believes he has just forty-four days to avert a galactic Armageddon by discrediting anew the most reviled man in history.
Island Time by Timothy House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A man returns from an island vacation to the corporate world and can’t shake the experience. He is stuck on island time where fun comes before work. On a trip to Chicago for a merger he meets a woman with whom he had a romantic adventure with on the island. He quickly decides he wants to go back to the island giving up a good job and wants her to come with him
The Captive Heiress by Blair Bancroft
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(5.00 from 1 review)
A tale of young love, set against the seething times of the dynamic King Henry II and his feisty wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine. An orphaned heiress, torn from her home at age nine, becomes the ward of an earl and later King Henry II. Her only friend during her long captivity is a penniless squire who cannot even afford a horse and armor. Is it possible they will ever be together?
Skimme van Gister by Piet Schoombie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: Afrikaans. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
’n Jong man verloor sy werk en besluit om die geleentheid te gebruik om sy voorgeslagte se spore op die ou familieplaas in Afrika te gaan naspeur. In die proses vind hy en sy vroutjie meer as net familie wortels! Die skimme van gister lewer aangename verrassings op, maar daar wag ook skrikwekkende gebeure op hulle.
Something Old, Something New by R. Richard
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The deaths in the Forest Park area are now are almost all stabbings. Each typical night one or more gang members is found, stabbed to death. It’s assumed by most of the city, including the newspapers, that it’s just more inter-gang warfare. However, the gangs have also begun to complain. Not some sort of complaint for form, the gang members are really scared.
Time Travel Adventures of the 1800 Club. Book III by Robert P McAuley
Series: Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,470. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The 1800 Club was a haven created to serve people seeking a brief escape from the frantic pace of life in New York City during the 2000s. A club member could dress in the styles of clothing their ancestors wore in the 1800s, eat the same food prepared the way it was then and read periodicals containing news of that particular date in 1865. Oh, and the club had time travel capability!
Some Mother's Son by Joyce Freese
Series: Adult Bible Stories, Book 7. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 490. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » General
A short story dedicated to all who have known the loss of innocence and the personal sadness of war. Please review the short story. Thanks
A Trophy For Arvie by Robert Chapin
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
They were the best of friends in 1959. Entered into a marathon consisting of three revolutions around the town common. Preston and Arvie agreed to end on the same foot - Preston stumbled to the ground and Arvie the victor returned to assist his friend. His demonstration of unselfishness was that of a true human being. Arvie died in a helicopter crash in Vietnam in 1969.