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Celtic Evil The Fitzgerald Brothers A Celtic Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short holiday story featuring the Fitzgerald brothers as they enjoy their first holiday after being reunited. A humorous look into their lives, snow ball fight and all.
Caesar Americanus
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Price: $5.45 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2009 by Worthy Shorts. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Written in 1968, this is an excerpt from a play reflecting the playwright’s interest in politics, history, and the dangers of political power, as well as his interest in drama. It is, in part, a thought experiment exploring how power might be seized in the United States with the help of "modern" technology. But, it is mostly a gripping story.
God's Money: A novel based on actual events
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Four fishermen find twenty million dollars on an uninhabited island. Now they have to keep the cash from the drug cartel and pirates who claim it. The setting for this thrill and laugh-a-minute tale is the notorious Palawan Passage in the South China Sea. Based on a true story, so recent that the ending is still in play.
Cardinal Sin: Vanity
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Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Jesse's modeling career is over, she finds herself prideful and not destined for sainthood. A short story in a series of seven deadly sins. Jesse has past turning fifty in a world where only beauty counts. Short Fiction, romance, literary, immigration
A Love that Kills: A daughter's dilemma
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A highly respected police sergeant lies in a Rhode Island hospital as his family learns he has inoperable, metastasized cancer. Then, in an unbelievable sequence of events, his daughter goes home, gets her father’s revolver, comes back . . . and kills him with a single bullet! The precedent-setting courtroom drama that follows provides the narrative for this intelligently written novel.
When Babies Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
An 18 month-old biracial girl named Ciara, lives with a young single white foster father, Jim. He is afraid to take her in at first but over the next eight months the two become an unlikely family until time carries both of them away. The story is told through as a dream where Ciara sees her past from safe inside a tornado, looking out windows that float all around her, showing life with Jim.
Mind Games
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
In Thompson Research Station (TRS),scientists have been working on a semi-syntactic virus called Caryo.32. The virus is a major break through in the battle against several brain diseases. When mentaly ill Anthony Baker is offered the option to take part in medical experiments in Los Angeles he takes the opportunity with both hands; not knowing he puts his life and that of others in great danger.
Fixing Sam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
After a failed marriage proposal, and an apathetic suicide attempt, Samuel Grant is looking for a reason to wake up in the morning. An ex-child star and the son of two famous celebrities, Samuel searches for an existence worth living while wandering through the surreal landscape of the entertainment industry.
Undermind
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2009 by Enigmatic Ink. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Smoke, intelligent fog, fun house mirrors, death house aesthetics, a city lit from within and a city of living houses. Riddles and enigmas. What was that language, where is its key? City webworks for instant travel by elevator or magic bus. People who are you and me, only fictional. Elf clubs burrowed snug in the friendly earth and nightclubs whose floor show is literally murder....
The Mandarin Club
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,050. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A contemporary Washington mystery with a high tech, China twist . . . A brilliantly-conceived spy novel introducing seven engaging characters whose lives are transformed by crisis. Provocatively detailed through the knowing voice of a prominent Washington expert, this is highly literate fiction. It fuses Big Chill themes with Le Carré rhythms in a post-Cold War story of espionage.
Stealing Flowers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,150. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
The descriptions are rustic and vivid, you truly feel as if you are a part of the story,seeing what the characters are seeing, feeling what the characters are feeling
Homeless
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Myrtle is still learning the ropes as a homeless person with the help of her new friend, Gladys. They barely manage to find enough to eat and their odds of surviving the winter are not good until they unexpectedly meet someone who offers a ray of hope. When he invites Myrtle and her friend into his home, where he lives with two other formerly homeless men.
Bitten
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Relationship with people can be cruel, just because of the nature of human beings. A bond with a cat can be purer, especially both of you are young. Harshness of not knowing comes out in a child. Even worse if you are not an equal to that child. Intent in the relationship is good but real treatment can be brutal.
The Only Life There Is
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,170. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
All Sarah and Evan Davis have wanted was a child, but after two dangerous miscarriages, they face a childless future. Sarah gets pregnant, and Evan fears the pregnancy will kill her. Instead she gives birth to Kade, an autistic child. They struggle with never having a normal life until Kade drowns, leaving Evan and Sarah to face a normal life once again, but that life is broken and scarred.
'Fly-Over State' by Emma Straub
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Fly-Over State is the debut of author Emma Straub, the 08/09 Halls Emerging Fellow at University of Wisconsin. Fly-Over State includes two stories: Fly-Over State and Hot Springs Eternal. Themes of love and aging, loneliness and danger in a new environment, and self-discovery and painful growth run deep in this impressive debut from one of America's emerging power-house authors.
The Feeling of Regret
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Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A short story about Cynthia, a young woman dealing with the pain of loss after a choice made in lust.
Ramblings of a Love Sick Masochist
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Price: $2.02 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A lonely, yet content middle aged mall security guard is about to have his life turned upside down. He never anticipated finding a soul mate, and in a short period of time learns the joy and pain that love brings. He recounts his tale in a series of journal entries, in this modern day tragedy.
Under the Amoral Bridge
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Series: The Bridge Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Artemis Bridge is the know-to, go-to guy, the amoral fixer in 2028 Los Angeles with the connection for your illicit desires. When an associate dies in his arms, he is burdened with a damaging video of the current mayor. With assassins dogging his every step, he has only days before the corrupt mayor is re-elected. This taut futuristic cyberpunk thriller is the debut novel by Gary A. Ballard.
Beautiful Dreamer
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 130,260. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Harry Murphy has it all: A happy marriage, robust health, a successful career. Yet as he approaches fifty Harry begins to wonder about an issue which has not previously interested him: How well is he doing spiritually? Follow Harry as he begins to examine his spirituality by recording and analysing his dreams: What he finds there will alarm and amaze him, and will radically change his life.
Crossing the Water: The Alaska-Hawaii Trilogies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,130. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2009 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
These are not “touristy” stories. They are deep and hard, a reflection of the regions in which they’re set. In the Alaska segment, Warner focuses on the passions that isolation and weather can bring out in human beings. In his “Hawaiian Island Trilogy,” he looks at a different kind of mythos – the often ethereal dimension of time.