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That Mouse Is High
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A father frantically prepares for his daughter's birthday party only to come across a stumbling block that threatens to ruin the day. A short story by Scott Semegran.
Morningwood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a strange old man slowly shuffles in front of a suburban house, the quiet neighborhood is turned upside down. A short story by Scott Semegran.
Crimefactory issue 2 Volume 1
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
CRIMEFACTORY IS THE PREMIERE MAGAZINE OF HARDBOILED AND NOIR CRIME FICTION!! ISSUE 2 FEATURES NEW FICTION BY DAVE ZELTSERMAN, RAY BANKS, KIERAN SHEA, PATTI ABBOTT, JOSH CONVERSE, STEPHEN D. ROGERS, AND GERARD BRENNAN! WITH NEW FEATURES BY REED FARREL COLEMAN, CRAIG MCDONALD, CHARLIE STELLA, JIMMY CALLAWAY AND THE NERD OF NOIR!
Concise Handbook of Literary and Rhetorical Terms
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
The Concise Handbook of Literary and Rhetorical Terms is a must-have reference, providing concise, yet clear definitions of nearly 1600 terms with examples from over 700 authors and literary works.
It Doesn't Have to Be Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,380. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Imagine those dreams in which you're in your old high school, even though the place looks nothing like your old high school. Events seem normal enough at first, but then, suddenly, everyone is using fire poles instead of stairs to get from floor to floor, and you realize you're wearing pajamas. Reading Rosenthal's short stories is like having one of those dreams.
The King of Cherokee Creek
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Bud Blossom, Chinese-American owner of floating dockside restaurant The Golden Lotus, is a hard man to work for, a bad man to cross, and a difficult man to befriend. This is a collection of stories--some previously published, some new--about Bud and the people into whose lives he digs his claws. Also includes "The Dragon of North 24th Street", published in Marion Zimmer Bradley's FANTASY Magazine.
Fiddler's Rest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2010 by Fido Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Full-figured Romance author Meghan Mason’s coincidence-driven purchase of a derelict Beaufort River house propels her into a plot of misunderstanding, deception, and danger as intricate as her own book plots.
Snake Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010. Category: Essay » Literature
Rattlesnakes measure "8 foot long," where I come from. AND some even chase you. Nobody knows what happens if they catch you. We tell our tales for hours, gathered round a pickup's tailgate, around campfires--even standing in line at the supermarket. Dead snakes dangling from poles along the highways are commonplace, and they stay there till the buzzards peck the jewels from their hides.
In The Light Of Memory
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You set the price! Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010 by William Pascoe. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A set of framed tales in the fabulist style, influenced by authors such as Calvino and Borges and antique narrative traditions. A deathless wanderer helps a boy to the end of his story.
I Am
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
The aborted boy is only a scrap of flesh but has a heartbeat like the fluttering of butterfly wings. Kate, nurse on duty, doesn't know what to do. This sixteen-week old baby was supposed to be delivered dead! It was a given. She's been trained under such unlikely circumstances to discretely place the fetus in a basin and set it on a shelf in the lab till its--his--heart quits beating. She can't.