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Whiteout
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
One Saturday night Zach and Becca venture out into a snowstorm for the short drive to Avery's campus. Once there, they are swallowed up not only by the storm and an improbable celebration but also by the unexpected, unprecedented gift of transcendent love. Will they emerge from this whiteout? Do they want to?
The Flesh of the Gods at Kv62
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On November 4, 1922 the Tomb of Tutankhamun is discovered. A magical realist story inspired by Jorge Luis Borges.
Abbie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,870. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In his first year of teaching at a small upstate New York college, Frankie DeFrancisco meets beautiful math professor Maisie Montcalm. One of her best friends happens to be Barry Freed. Except that's not his real name. His real name is Abbie Hoffman.
The Woman with the Diamond Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,950. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Discover the side of Jamaica you've never seen before... The son of a white plantation owner befriends a slave girl, an ex-slave struggles with the challenges of emancipation, a poor girl from the country has to fight off the sexual advances of her employer, ... This is the fascinating story of the woman with the diamond heart - Jamaica, land of love.
The Sedan Cruiser
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(Short Short) Crushed rock for water. Empty fuel and water tanks. Rust and malignant rot. Her final owner's splendid ideas, overwhelmed by his exhausting work schedule. Memories of sunny anchorages, of fresh paint, and of laughter. "The Sedan Cruiser" is a 570-word short short in which a "project boat" contemplates her past, her present, and what lies ahead.
Reichold Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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A new kid in the neighborhood. Bullying. Family dysfunction. Murder, suicide, madness and war. You'll find all that, and more, in "Reichold Street", by Ronald L. Herron, a 2012 Readers Favorite Gold Medal Winner.
Leopard Errant
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 128,540. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The sand lines and city states of Mundi were carved out in blood long ago, paid for in the lives of kings, dukes, noble knights and peasants. But on the eastern frontier reputations have yet to be earned... Turned freelancer, the enigmatic Leopard Knight leaves the Triple Kingdoms of his birth to quest and find his own fortune.
Birthday Dinner
Price: Free! Words: 42,890. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Zach and Becca start out at a lavish birthday dinner, a meal reflective of the love they share. Then God transports them to a different sort of banquet, one full of new challenges and sacrifice. At first they are lost, then discover this new banquet's hard-earned rewards. Now which is the true feast, which the idle fantasy?
A Delusion Come True
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
One man moves into a single-room home, only to uncover a labyrinth of metaphor. Another attempts to write his own biography, ignoring his own perspective and relying solely on the testimonies of second and third-party sources. A third allows his phantom limb syndrome to flourish, realizing that the sensation will permit him to perform acts he wouldn’t have previously dared. And twelve more tales.
Phantom Limb: A Meditation on Memory
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Phantom Limb is a wise and courageous memoir that moves between past and present, chronicling an adult daughter’s journey through the final years of her parents’ lives. A story of discovering love through adversity as well as an inquiry into contemporary neurology and spiritual life, Phantom Limb is a moving meditation on the struggle to make peace with physical and emotional ghosts of the past.