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Olivia's Gamble
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,660. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
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Young and Naive Olivia has grown up with her mother as servants in the house of a tyrant. The man is sick and twisted, and has sinister intentions for Olivia that she does not fully understand. When her mother is murdered and she tried to escape, she is intercepted by a dashing, and well inebriated rogue.
A Fiery Lass
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
"I don't know about it being romantic, but the view here is very much to my liking." "Yes, I agree; the view is excellent." His eyes rested on my semi-exposed breasts. And so began our hushed, yet explosive encounter. Fiery, self-absorbed Chanticleer Widden is about to meet her match. Let the heated tension begin!
Colours and Fragments
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
See the world through new eyes, witness the troubles of a father who wishes to be with his son and follow a young girl seeking solace. Colours and Fragments is a collection of 19 short stories by W. R. Woolf. Genres include, but are not limited to, surrealism and fantasy.
Bang
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In a remote institute, high on a cliff by the side of the sea, three inmates wake to find their world destroyed. With no memory of what occurred in their recent past, the deranged survivors must understand their predicament, and find a way to survive their encounter with one another.
Hole (A Gothic Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A freak industrial accident leaves a man trapped in a hole in the ground. Alone and injured, he is pushed to the brink of insanity by the broken steel beam that hovers above him, threatening at any moment to fall and end his life. This short story is inspired by Poe’s “The Pit and the Pendulum” and is approximately 3300 words.
Under the Bright Water
Series: Treading Twisted Lines with Darren, Maddi, and Kai, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: Australian English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Young traveller Kai has spent years in search of salvation, a cure for his debilitating curse. When he discovers the cleansing Bright Water and is taken in by the kind priests who keep it, blessings soon become blights as Kai sinks in his crushing need for purity, and discovers the shattering truth behind his curse.
A Larry Comes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,990. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » General
The most precious thing a spirit has is his own Universe—that internal space and construct where beauty and dream rule; that vista you view before falling asleep at night, that strength you draw on in times of hardship; that inner music that nourishes and revives. What, then, if this Universe could be destroyed and left smoldering? Well, it can. This is the story of one such universe.
Shadow Fade
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,970. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
If you’re insane, do you know it? No. This is the story of three such people. In a blink, their town and their lives, darken under a cloud of savage murders. They find they lie at the nexus of these atrocities. Soon they discover they also lie at the core of their deliverance. Remarkably, one concludes salvation lies in yet another murder.
An Angel Named 'Dog'
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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The Earth is dying after an unspecified disaster. The land is cold and barren, hostile to the life it once nourished. But there are still a few survivors who hold on to life in any way they can. An Angel Named ‘Dog’ follows the journey of two such survivors; a woman who is simply too stubborn to die, and the mysterious black dog who loves her.
Razorburn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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Sometimes surviving your youth is harder than it sounds. Surrounded by decadence, 17-year-old Gabe struggles with the remnants of a dysfunctional family and the death of his beloved uncle. His mother, sent to an insane asylum with severe schitzophrenia, haunts the edges of his mind. Is his own mental deterioration inevitable, or will he succeed in taking his own life before that happens?