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The Powerful Influence of Odd-Eyed Oliver and Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,250. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sometimes, just when it seems your life is becoming a slow-motion "train wreck", fate intervenes to completely turn things around...The smallest, meekest members of society can occassionally have the biggest influence...Hope can come from the most unexpected places. You'll discover these truths and more when you delve into "The Powerful Influence of Odd-Eyed Oliver and Other Stories"!
The Brief Case of the Briefcase
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Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A cathartic and at times politically incorrect yarn, this piece of experimental fiction is not easily pigeonholed. The reader is exposed to the mind of a tormented soul, one that is wracked with doubt and uncertainty regarding its central purpose and function. Nevertheless, Yevsky again manages to somehow guide us through the morass with his unique sense of humor, self-deprecating style and wit.
The Adventures of Slugman - A Dollar A Day Keeps The Doctor In Pay
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Price: $1.33 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011 by Storm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this illustory, Slugman is critically injured and must suffer in a flawed health system.
Serving Under the Spotlight
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Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Everyone likes and expects good service when dining out, but read about one serious customer who takes her expectation to a whole new level.
The Danger and The Enemy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Danger: Three men exposed to radiation in a nuclear accident are hospitalized in isolation because they are dangerous to others. Sick and delusional, two make a daring escape only to suffer slow degeneration in the every-day world. The Enemy: Belgian villagers are caught between lines in WWII. A boy comes of age in chaos, fear, and poignant irony.
Public Information
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Series: Wylie Cypher, One. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,560. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A novel about the Korean War and its aftermath as experienced by Wylie Cypher, a young soldier assigned to a combat Infantry Division Public Information Office. Scenes of combat, military humor, a coming of age as well as a love story. Explains the origins of potential for conflict in present-day Korea. Endorsed by many Korean War veterans.
Insults - Old, new, borrowed, blue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Over 750 insults from the witty to the sarcastic, humorous to the rude. From the well known and famous to the dead and anonymous; from TV and newspapers to magazines long since folded. Many of these insults have not appeared in an anthology before.
Yesterday Was Short
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Series: Intersection, 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Yesterday Was Short is a short book of shot thoughts or short poems or short verses. Yesterday Was Short deals with love, hate, separation, some depression and all the good things one can think of, such as hope and life. This short poetry book is not a translation. It is actually written in English by a Hispanic poet who really enjoys writing and contributing to English or American Literature..
Life, Love, and Gems That Shine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Arthur Weil is an avid participant in the Bay Area theater, music and art scenes. His rhymes reflect his love of nature and the arts. A widower, Arthur graduated from Roosevelt University (B.A.) and DePaul University (M.A.) in Chicago. Arthur was a Ph.D. Candidate in History at U.C. Berkeley. He taught history and German in Chicago and Northern California public schools for over 25 years. Arth
If You Like To Laugh, Volume Four
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Here's an ebook that you can treasure forever. "If you like to laugh, volume four" is a collection of 30 (mostly)comedic stories appropriate for all ages. The tales range from the sophisticated to the absurd, always thought-provoking, always funny. Remember Howard the mysterious multi-millionaire? He's explained here. Ever had a bad boss. "Amphion and his lyre" is your consolation.