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The Waking House
You set the price! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00)
A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
Unwise Guys
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Rocco and Jimmy are the lowest ranking members of the Italian mafia, and their eccentric boss always gives them the worst jobs; anything from picking up his dry-cleaning, to carrying out a hit on a rival boss's dog. "Unwise Guys" chronicles the ridiculous and often hilarious escapades of two gangsters with unique (and sometimes warped) perspectives on the world, their work, and life in general.
Betrayal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,850. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00)
The love of Bernardo Lemos for Dora grows intensely, a love he believes is destined to last an eternity - but will eternity prove to be too short, for Dora has a secret. Betrayal is the central theme of this tale of intrigue and passion set over a lifetime in southern Brazil. All the main characters commit an act of deceit in one way or another – but which Betrayal do you think hurts most?
The Tears You'll Never Cry (a poem for mourning the loss of a child)
Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This poem is for anyone who has lost a child. You are free to use it in non-commercial endeavors, such as memorial tributes; please include my name as the author, and please do not alter it in any way. It was written on 17 December 2012, for the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre.
Debbie's Hellmouth
Series: Wister Town. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,750. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013 by Matthew Sawyer. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Debbie Menon has a unique pseudo-Victorian house she must sell – because her soul is held in proxy for that same disowned portal into Hell. Yet the evil nature of the place makes it unsaleable. Fortunately, Debbie’s not totally helpless – she’s been to Art school.
The Winds of Longing Blow
Price: $1.68 USD. Words: 87,250. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Biographical
There is hope, there is loss, there is joy...there is longing carried on the Winds. This is about what we were and those who came before us. This is about a family making their way through the turbulent Twentieth Century. This is about Ireland. This epic book is one you will not forget.
You Can't Keep It In...Nana Knows about Life and Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00)
How do we address the subject of death without frightening children? "You Can’t Keep it In" is written from a child’s perspective as she interacts with her adoring grandmother. Nana is a belching, dancing eccentric who answers scary questions with enlightenment and comfort. Nana assures young readers that although one’s body is no longer here, their spirit cannot be contained. Love is eternal.
Covenant
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 92,530. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Heaven and Earth collide in this epic adventure when Sam and his guardian angel Nathanael meet in a very unusual way. All is at stake in this modern tale of Faith Hope and Love. Someone very high up is watching and is preparing to send help, But will it arrive on time? Each answer brings another question as this story weaves an ending that leaves endless possibilities and possibly new beginnings?
Big Al's Last Blast
Price: Free! Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
They say you can't fight city hall, but with the untimely death of Mayor Alvin Swanson, aka, "Big Al," the door of opportunity opened wide. As a small town mortician, Frank saw an opportunity to avenge the wide-spread corruption Big Al infused into every business deal. If his plan worked, he could take out all the crooked city council members as well. He could bring hope to the city.
Complications (The Evolution Trilogy)
Series: The Evolution Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,670. Language: British English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.50)
Caitlin is about to discover the reason for her unexplained sadness over the past year, and will find it hard to resist Steven’s magnetic pull. She has never been good at avoiding things that are bad for her, and the return of Steven is about to challenge her willpower in an unimaginable way. Life is full of complications, and sometimes it is hard to know if you made the right choice.