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Snow Precautions For Your Safety
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Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
To any passerby, this sleepy town is one of many. Nestled in a quiet place with a quiet name, it's a flash in a huge forest of flickering light. When a young girl moves there amidst a circumstance of ghosts and curses, she attempts to find normalcy in a very obscure world. Instead, she will discover that maybe she fits in after all. Short Story, Approx. 2,500 words
whither Willow?
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Price: Free! Words: 118,850. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
On her twenty-first birthday, Cassandra entered into unholy alliance with the devil, dedicating herself to sacrificing the souls of the unborn in an attempt to reanimate her twin sister who is buried among the roots of a willow tree. Bryan Laker has researched the eighty-year history of the witch Cassandra. He knows of her grisly quest for the unborn. He is terrified ... his wife is pregnant.
And So To Sleep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
We all should have the right to choose what is best for us. All men are created equal; some are just more equal than others.
Lovers and Liars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011 by Happily Ever After Romances. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(3.00 from 1 review)
Cooper catches Bari's eye from the time she comes to work at his company. She doesn't care he's the boss, or the owner, or in a wheelchair. Acting on their mutual attraction leads to an affair, but it comes to a screeching halt when she is accused of trying to steal the technology Cooper has spent years developing.
The List
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Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(3.00 from 1 review)
Meet April. She has a lot to get off her chest, and the perfect setting in which to offload - but can she do it? The List is a gripping and edgy short story, which provokes thought and leaves you wanting to read it again in earnest! And yes, there's cake... Please leave a review if you like this type of literature.
The Spring On Delaney
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Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Albert Mullard's family, living in a small Southern town in the final years of the 19th Century, strike it rich when pure spring water begins bubbling up in their backyard. Albert and his sister, Jenny, are less interested in the implications of sudden wealth, happy enough that the cursed ants are drowned and their old dog Liberty has something cool to drink.
Jamaican Gal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,720. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
As far back as she could remember Sandra’s life has been a revolving door for family members to enter and exit, with promises that were never kept. The only one she knew that she could count on was her Grandmother. That was until her father, who has been absent for as many years as she could remember reappears and whisk her from her simple paradise of mango and guava trees in the tropics of...
Tuesday (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Dave Riggler is having a typical Tuesday. But as he rolls into work, everything changes. Because today is Tuesday, September 11th, 2001, and it looks like this may be the last Tuesday. Ever. "Tuesday" is a window into one man's perspective of September 11th, as told from a seated position.
Sub-Prime (The Love In A Hopeless Place Collection)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two powerless beings are swept together in a transient struggle for survival. Could the human spirit transcend the brutality and indifference of their brief experience before they are once again swept helplessly apart? Far more than a love story - this is a story about love. A short story of our times.
Awash
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Flash fiction at its finest. A man is lost at sea with a sea gull as his companion.
The Ladybug Jinx
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,950. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Celia Briggs has always lived her life for everyone but herself. Opening The Ladybug Florist in the cozy town of Grandberry Falls is the first step to discovering herself. Sam Barber, running from his past, discovers Grandberry Falls and begins to create a new life. With family secrets revealed and Sam's true identity discovered, Celia will find out if ladybugs really are lucky.
Bird Huntin'
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
This is a warm tale of friendship that takes a turn down a dark path.
The Visit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(4.00 from 1 review)
Just how much is a man prepared to do for his daughter?
Master of All Time
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Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
An Australian public servant had the audacity to tell world leaders to disarm. While he was around, there would be no nuclear war. He held all the trump cards and so would his son. Penberthy was a happy man when the wall fell, the U.S.S.R. imploded and the Iron Curtain rusted away. The world was safe and he had a son in high school. His son really mattered.
The Exchange
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A passerby on London’s Tower Bridge happens upon a distraught man and decides to help him. How much would you sacrifice for a complete stranger?
The Importance of Looking Right
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Norman Winslow, an Englishman in New York, has a run-in with a Yellow Cab, he gets more than he bargained for. He comes face to face with Death – literally.
The Woman on the Bus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
The Woman on the Bus written by Dawnette Blackwood-Rhoomes, is a short story of a girl's (Melissa) unexpected encounter with a mysterious passenger and seat partner on a bus heading towards Rhode Island. That day, when she boarded the bus, she entered Melissa's life. As they journeyed together, it became apparent that the woman on the bus was the last person Melissa wanted to meet!
The Deer Twins
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Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
On an Australian deer farm, isolated by the elements, Patrick and his wife battle to save their livelihood from the raging the floods. While their six-year-old twins, drawn by the unconditional bond that unites children and pets, court danger and risk all to save their beloved fawn.
Memory at Lascaux
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011 by Camden Park Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
With the world covered in ash and everyone he knew lost, he faced a choice: lie down in the ash with the dead, or find a way to survive. (a short story by Leigh Saunders)
The Dreamers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Set in a grotty bedsitter in the London of the late 60’s, THE DREAMERS centres on two Irish immigrant labourers, Shay and Liam: the former a maturing tree, the latter a mere sapling… They have much in common, little in common… Both are dreamers of dreams: we come to realise that their foremost dream - of making it, returning solvent to their homeland - may never be realised...