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A Hint of Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
He lived, he breathed, he saw, and did all the normal things that normal people typically did and only worried about normal people problems. But after fourteen years of that, everything changed.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
It’s not every day that a 1920’s flying ace risks his life to bring a plane down safely for a little girl. But when a horribly disfigured Sal and Lillian land in the remote, snowy mountains of Montana, a friendship will occur, a bond like no other. As the winds blow and the snow accumulates, the pilot will do everything in his power to get this child down harsh ravines and rocky slopes.
The Scribe -- Winter 2013
Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literature » Literary
St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Music of the Spheres: An Unfinished Journey
Price: $5.20 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"The rain bounced off the bonnet of the car, the wipers working at a furious speed did little to improve my vision and reflected my inner agitation. Orange patches of light shed a comfortless glow on the road. As the red traffic lights loomed in the mist, I applied the brakes. Nothing happened. I pumped the pedal, and panicked."
I Leered At The Carnage
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of 100 poems by Eric Chase. They are raw, gritty, unique and compelling.
Desert Flower
Series: The Desert, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bodies have a canny way of finding Samantha Jean Haggert--the first, the dead body of her mama; the second, a naked man in the middle of the Arizona desert. For Sam, dealing with one dead body in her lifetime was more than unfair. Two is downright cruel. Visit old friends in this harrowing sequel to "Desert Rice," in which Angela Scott brings back the characters so many readers have loved.
Forgotten Songs of Avalain
Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The tragic story of how the Lethe, once the most beautiful and gifted of all the sons of man, became the pragmatic and sad people they are today.
Hannah's Voice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,080. Language: American English. Published: January 7, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
When six-year-old Hannah’s brutal honesty is mistaken for lying, she stops speaking. Her family, her community, and eventually the entire nation, are ripped apart by her silence. All she wants is to find her momma, a little peace and quiet, and maybe some pancakes. One word would put an end to the chaos... if only Hannah can find her voice.
The Nut Hut
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In late January, 1971, eighteen-year-old Becky Decker reported for her first day of work at Byerley State Hospital and School, a state-run institution spoken of mostly in whispers. She hoped to make friends, and to "make a difference" in her very first job. What she found during that week was a world of heartbreak and hope in a universe that no longer exists.
False Shadows: Eight Scott Drayco Mystery Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,130. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Scott Drayco had everything going: handsome, brilliant, a talented classical pianist. After a violent act scarred him, he turned to an FBI career and now freelances as a crime consultant, taking on cases others won't touch. From a suspected serial killer who plays mind games with Drayco, to murder and revenge at 20,000 feet, these 8 stories delve into dark mysteries of the human soul.