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When The Sea Shall Give Up Her Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Angela sees nothing to live for after the love of her life high-tails it to Cuba with her life’s savings. Then, on a solo scuba dive she doesn’t plan on coming back from, a chance encounter changes her mind. A Tale From Blacktip Island by award-nominated novelist Tim W. Jackson
Disrupted
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
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Metho and his motley crew were having a hard time of it. Business was down, and no one could figure out why. It was as if all their customers had suddenly sworn off recreational drug use and turned to living virtuous lives. Thankfully, one of the gang was smarter than your average thug and worked out that it was all the internet's fault. Now all they had to do was figure out how to fight back.
God Save The Taxman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: Australian English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Alf Goodman and Godfrey Whitmore don’t know each other yet, but they are both hearing voices. Strange forces are at work to bring them dramatically together to reveal Alf’s simple tax plan that has someone in a position of power very worried.
One Shot. New American Western
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A cowboy discovers that you get one shot to do things right in life.
White Pine
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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His world and plans are disintegrating. Will the north woods be enough to heal this man’s pain? A short-short story of the future, past, and present.
Caring for the Elderly
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Hun is ninety-some-odd years old and at the mercy of a bitter, controlling black woman hired by the family to keep their beloved relative at home till she dies. When Hun's two grand-nieces show up one fall morning for a visit, the caregiver cranks her meanness up a notch. She gets them told! Hun cries...
Tables of Joy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,970. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Thanksgiving: A time for thanks. A time for joy. A time for laughter. But not at the Flynn table. There's a sibling rivalry, disappointment and heartbreak, and the love that brings the family together year after year. Told from the perspective of those invited, this novel follows two families who gather round a table and fake the thanks.
Variety of Shorts: Collection of 'Short' Works
You set the price! Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Collection of microfiction writing, NOW COMPLETE!! Descriptive scenes, comedic moments, heartbreak, and friendship stories will make you laugh, cry and wonder. At less than 500 words each, this collection is a quick read. Perfect for break rooms, bathrooms, or those days when a sudden rain storm causes a 15 minute power outage!
You Are Free
Price: Free! Words: 47,960. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Someone once told me that the difference between a fairy tale and a sea story was that a fairy tale begins “once upon a time…” and a sea story begins “no shit…”
Notes from Nadir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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A California writer returns to her Midwestern home due to financial difficulties. Moving in with Mom, she lands a job at an online auction site. She deals with wacky coworkers, unsympathetic relatives, health issues and the struggle with being in Nadir--the place and the state of mind.
Where the Rain Gets In
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,430. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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"Exceptionally well-written." (Martina Devlin, Irish Daily Star). Katie, a successful investment banker and media commentator, self-harms each morning before work. Nice Guy Mike - the only man she ever allowed get close to her - steps out of her past and back into her life, unearthing secrets and memories that long lay buried in the Arizona desert. The price we pay for the life we make.
Simple Things
Price: Free! Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
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A cozy bumpkin comforter. A reformed prostitute returns to her hometown roots of dusty roads and catapulted pumpkins, and finds the courage to believe in goodness. Story # 2 in the Cozy Bumpkin series.
Caged
Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011 by JMS Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Jared thinks life in his big cat refuge is perfect. Surrounded by tigers, lions, leopards, and cougars, Jared has moved easily from life as a college baseball star. Sultan, his favorite tiger, is healthy and happy; his wife Julianna is the same. Or so he thinks. When Jared suspects that Julianna is getting a little too close to the refuge volunteers, he faces a tough choice.
Why Won't You Love Me?!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,430. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Pete Nicely has been waiting for a student like Charlie Novela. Charlie reads for pleasure, brushes off bullies and likes dumb jokes. But in the aftermath of Columbine, Charlie goes too far. “If things get bad,” Charlie says, “I’ll put on a trench coat and take care of things.” Now Pete has two choices. He can report Charlie or he can help the kid himself. But he has to do something.
The Danger and The Enemy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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The Danger: Three men exposed to radiation in a nuclear accident are hospitalized in isolation because they are dangerous to others. Sick and delusional, two make a daring escape only to suffer slow degeneration in the every-day world. The Enemy: Belgian villagers are caught between lines in WWII. A boy comes of age in chaos, fear, and poignant irony.
The Final Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A short story that goes with Bem Le Hunte's bestselling novel, 'The Seduction of Silence.'
Bad Almond: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Food triggers memories. The narrator experiences visions of nirvana and dead relatives in this richly descriptive moment in time.
The Stoplight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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Early one morning, a woman decides if she will continue to play by all the rules. A short, short story by the author of The Beach House and the Wading Pool.
Bird
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A story about the power of music. A suicidal man in a mental hospital is saved by the unexpected sound of jazz floating in from outside his window.
Kodachrome
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,170. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by North Star Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A global revolution cuts across cultural, economic, and geographic divides in a world of double-crosses, prophets, spies, presidential candidates, and Chinese revolutionaries. On its way to a truly surprise ending, Kodachrome features a thriller-like tempo, the foresight of science fiction, deep social truths normally found only in histories, and a plot that you have never seen before-anywhere.