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1-877-Yes-Quit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,130. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One man's attempt to stop smoking spirals out of control when he meets someone special. Someone very special, someone who may not be real. Watch the conspiracy of love unfold as Manfry S. Hampton grapples with a meaningless day job, goes in search of his jacket, aspires to bar trivia greatness, and generally loses his mind in this vertiginous exploration of the meaning of compulsion.
Bayou Blues and Other Sorrows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
"Bayou Blues and Other Sorrows" is a collection of eight short stories and eight poems touching on issues that all may face at one time or another, from lost love to life changing crossroads to moments of pure happiness.
Something Nice - 10 Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00)
10 short stories by Andrew K Lawston. A blend of science-fiction, philosophy and the supernatural. Whatever else these stories achieve, they all made his Mum ask the same question. "Why don't you write something nice?"
Tidewater Moon
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.50)
Two homeless teenagers carve out a thin existence on a New England beach, preying on the tourist life around them as it preys on them. This literary "slice-of-life" short story is gritty and dark.
Cozy Bumpkin Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,880. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00)
Ten stories of rooted faith and flying pumpkins. Join Chief Leroy and his Yee-Haw Tribe as they defend the melting-pot of humanity from elite divisions of civilization. Will the tiny community of Simple survive? Will Destiny escape the evil grasp of Bigg City? Will Crabby Ina be abducted by aliens, or will Buster blow up yet another cow-pasture? The fate of the free world hangs in the balance.
Chicago Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,280. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the Chicago City Council goes on strike and good things happen all around the city, love is the last thing on the cynical minds of Robert Grabowski and Elise Callahan. Robert is worried about his job and his father's questionable political activities. Elise is determined to reclaim her old expat life in Paris. But thanks to the smooth-running city, fate has other things in store for them
The Heretic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Benjamin was called "Simply Benjy" though he was anything but simple. When he spoke he did so with forethought and purpose. Yet, he could not silence the voice within his heart and mind which spoke all the time with impunity. "The Heretic" is about faith and the questions it imposes upon the believer. It is up to you, dear reader, to decide who truly is the heretic within this short story.
Moorings
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,100. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
Moorings follows 23-year old Anne Holloway as she journeys up to a small, Alaskan fishing town to find her biological father. Instead of finding what she came looking for, Anne realizes the past can never be untangled from people's memories, and damage from oil spilled under the surface never completely dissolves. Still, by making the journey, Anne discovers her true identity can be found within.
Dance Of The Chupacabras
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,930. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.60)
A dark and humorously scary novel, DANCE OF THE CHUPACABRAS (TOME ONE of the TOME TRILOGY OF TRILOGIES) will take you on a fantastic and eccentric adventure through a shifting desert world in Northern Mexico as two brothers stumble into the roles of heroes and attempt to rescue a young girl kidnapped by El Chupacabras.
Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00)
Stories to touch the heart, make you laugh or bring a chill to the spine. A prize-winning story of remembered love, a whimsical rural tale, a woman haunted by a former lover, a detective story pastiche, and an act of kindness which changes two lives.