Books tagged: accident

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Bleak Rock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
An accident on a distant asteroid mining base has plunged Seth and his fellow miners into despair. Food is running short, power is running low and tempers are flaring. As Seth and his work mates struggle to shut down as many power draining systems as they can, others have more brutal ideas for how to survive the long wait till rescue.
The Road Kill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It's a cool fall evening and Leonard Crawford and his wife Ginger along with their two small children are coming back late from a scenic drive in the country. All is well until a horrible accident forces them to take a detour through The Great Swamp, a vast wildlife refuge in rural northern New Jersey. The unplanned departure from their route takes them on a nightmarish ride impossible to forget.
The Eliminators
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Partners can make strange bedfellows, especially when they're your mother. James thought he had seen it all after he and his partner started The Eliminators Paranormal Investigative Service. When the ghost of his estranged mother shows up asking him to kill her things go from strange to downright weird. A strange tale of a ghost seeking closure, and the son who must decide to help.
Faces
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Embedding wounds garner no salvation. They only prolong a reminder of condemning rain; tears that run regardless. Regardless of how many cuts I make, or how I grip my arm in pain. Holding that picture of my children, I see their damnation of my soul in their eyes.
Shadowboxer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Once a happy family man, Kealan now spends his days walking aimlessly and crashing in his friend's spare room. It never seems to matter how much he walks, because his shadow is always there. When he meets younger Valerie, an inquisitive and sensitive soul, a few rays of light begin to penetrate his dark curtains. But what about her jealous ex? How is it that some things inevitably tie together?
Spilling Clarence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a fire at the local pyschopharmaceutical plant, an ominous cloud spreads over the town of Clarence. Very soon, its inhabitants are flooded by their memories--some soothing, some terrifying, many bittersweet. In this witty and beguiling first novel, Anne Ursu introduces us to a variety of exquisitely-drawn characters and takes us on a journey into the heart of being human.
Hammer In The Head
Series: Writing Practice, 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"Hammwer in the Head" is a very short fiction story dealing with a tragic accident, the hope, the healing and the coping and the love of grandmothers for grandmothers are our salvation. This very short story also deals with true forgiveness. Those readers fortunate enough to read this very short work will be reminded of simplicity, that simplicity works and that simplicity will get the job done!
Blackout
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by LogosMythos Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
During the great Southern California blackout of 2011, Gloria Hagnes finds an intruder in her moonlit living room. When he speaks to her, Gloria recognizes the voice: one she thought was out of her life and, in fact, out of this world. She then struggles with what brought him back to her life, and what the end of this blackout might mean for him.
Three Scars - J.D. Cutler and Michael Angel
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Scars can be markers. Markers of various kinds of sins that go before a fall. Let me tell you about three of my markers. Pride left the first mark. Envy the next. Vanity the deepest one. In the process of getting those scars, I’d tasted failure. I’d eaten crow. Between the two, I’d take the crow, which at least tastes like chicken. I can’t say that I mind.
Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Adam Westing is an ardent skeptic in a world of believers, but when he witnesses a tragedy on Christmas Eve, he inherits a trinket that makes him reconsider his perspective.