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Dodger
Price: Free! Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
After literally dodging a bullet and thwarting an attempted robbery, lovable loser Jim Bailey is thrust into the spotlight as a bona fide hero, a Messiah, a Real Life Neo of sorts. He's invited to appear on a morning talk show, and after making a complete ass of himself on national television, is given a choice: cash in on his celebrity or retreat into full on exile.
Unbalanced Scales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Jack works hard, for a boss who treats him like crap, in a city where everyone hates his guts and for a paycheck that is intermittent at best. When a customer needs something from an old flame and it gets stolen Jack has to find a way to help his ex, keep his boss happy and not get eaten. Just another day in the life of a packless werewolf...
Duimvovochka
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
"You have a baby! .." - Is there any combination of letters and words which sounds more caressing for a female ear ? .. Sometimes one is waiting to hear it. Sometimes, it sounds unexpectedly. But always, or almost always this is a happy news, it inspires, and fills the soul with the secret of new life, for which from that moment one is feeling the responsibility before the people,
Long Live The King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,630. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Every woman makes a few mistakes along the way but few get a chance to change their fate, let alone that of a rock and roll legend.
MODERN /haiku/senryu/tanka/
Series: Poems, Japanese form. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The book is a collection of selected MODERN haiku, senryu, tanka written in traditional styles of Japanese short poetry but reflecting the modern life
Why Me?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Another collection of short stories from the group of indie authors,'Top Writers Block'. The eleven stories in this book were inspired by the words 'Why Me?' All very different, there is certainly something to please everyone! Authors proceeds will go to Sea Shepherd, whose members are dedicated to saving our oceans and sea life, without which, we are doomed...
We Used To Build
Price: Free! Words: 280. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This contemporary poem speaks to the loss and renewal of spirit to build and connect with the foundations of human achievement.
William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet: Modern Text/Novel Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,360. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by J. Ernest Kallendrine. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
For the first time the tale of two star crossed lovers in available in modern text and story form. Easy to follow storyline, humorously accurate text and in depth narration written by Shakespearean actors. Use as a study guide or just to enjoy in a new way. Great for young adults and experienced readers.
Perfect Match
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,740. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A sweeping decision sends Madison Winston and D.R. Fallington hurtling deep into experiences neither expected. While her teenage daughter clings to life, Madison's hatred for D.R. festers, erupting when she discovers the intimate connection he has with her daughter. With a perfect mixture of raw emotions brewing, ex-prostitute, turned preacher woman, has some advice for Madison. Will she take it?
Txt
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.25)
Carol Walsh returns home late at night to find her daughter isn't there. When she is unable to contact her, Carol succumbs to her own fatalistic thoughts. A short story giving two different points of view of the events of a single night. First of a three part series.