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Miz Scarlet and the Perplexed Passenger (A Scarlet Wilson Mystery #5)
Series: A Scarlet Wilson Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When innkeeper Scarlet Wilson accompanies her wheelchair-bound mother on a cruise to Bermuda, she expects to have a trip to remember. Boy, will she remember this one! While Scarlet loses herself in a good book on their balcony, poor Laurel witnesses the deadly plunge of a fellow passenger into the into the Atlantic Ocean. "Man overboard!” It's the start of a nightmare that may never end.
With Blood and Scars
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 126,900. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Two secrets haunt Ania: her father’s suspect activities during WW2 in Poland and her part in a child’s disappearance in 1966 England. Now her father is dying and she needs to unravel his truth. Meanwhile, the police have found the child’s remains. Will she confess? Through the eyes of feisty young Ania, B. E. Andre uses dark humour and honesty to tell a poignant and gripping coming-of-age story.
CUT
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The short story CUT (Winner of the Phillip Good Memorial Prize) by British novelist Ray Robinson, author of ELECTRICITY.
Monday's Child: Fair of Face
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,920. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Where has supermodel Briony, the one-named wonder of the fashion world, disappeared to? That’s what style magazine maven Katherine Bruce desperately wants to know—and she’s manipulated Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist and war correspondent Erik Bryson into chasing that story. At first resentful, he's utterly unprepared for what he's about to find.
Mundane and Extraterrestrial Agonies
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
When it’s all too much, he’ll be there for you… Sometimes the only way to deal with the worst news you’ve ever heard is to invent a problem only you can see. A beneficial distraction. The trouble is, how do you confirm what is invention, and what is reality? And in the end, does it matter?
Faith by Thomas D. Demus
Price: Free! Words: 31,240. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
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"Faith by Thomas D. Demus" is a modern adaptation of the story of Thomas Didymus (better known as "Doubting Thomas"), as told through the perspective of a bridge operator who endures the most unimaginable tragedy a father can experience. In lieu of payment for the book, I ask that you make a donation to the Ronald McDonald House.
The Fault in Our Stars: A Reader's Guide to the John Green Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
With this new guide to The Fault in Our Stars you will have an even greater understanding of the book. Included in this guide: a biography of author John Green, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, detailed chapter summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays. This is the definitive guide to The Fault in Our Stars, concise, and easy to understand.
See the Amalfi Coast
Price: Free! Words: 36,420. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Martin and his wife make the last minute decision to go on holiday to Naples and to see the Amalfi Coast, it is made with heavy hearts; a dream holiday for a nightmare reason. Follow them on their eventful journey to Italy in a story about love and life...
An Unwilling Patient
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this short story, an 85-year-old Cochiti Pueblo man is dying of cancer, but when his daughter tries to put him into a hospital, he disappears. This story, told with a light touch of humor, won the 2010 Society of Southwestern Authors Writing Contest and was published in the 2010 issue of Story Teller magazine.