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Plan B
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
JENN POSTMAN, a women’s magazine lifestyle writer never thought that such mundane things as recessions or inflation could hurt her until the day the magazine folds. Jenn finds herself back in her childhood home, a boomerang kid, working at the only job she can get– in her father’s booming gourmet grocery business. Her life changes the day someone finds a tarantula in the banana shipment.
Neocon Hard-on
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015 by E. M. Crisp. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Mel Vil's latest volume of vitriolic poetry ups the ante and addresses the broader issues of today's rotten society. Neocon Hard-on is the acid reflux of the great depression. He targets the antagonists of peace, privacy and harmony, painting them in vividly real colours.
Atlas, Broken
Price: Free! Words: 20,570. Language: Australian English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
(4.25)
“Things go right all the time, Hank. Just not for the right people.” Henry Ludlow is a man being crushed by the humdrum of modern life. His will is eroded as the world takes its toll on one little man. A depressing tale of a man's struggle against his life, 'Atlas, Broken', explores the burden of present-day strife.
Living with Spies
Price: Free! Words: 97,540. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00)
From the author of I Married a Pirate, this is a witty romp through expat life in Brussels. Suzie and Lyndon have the perfect marriage, but Suzie just can't help fantasising. Wouldn't it be more fun to be someone else? A WWII spy, a woman of mystery, a dangerous liaison agent? But when she meets an American secret agent, everything shifts gear. Who is he? And a weekend in Paris?
LSD Issue #8
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,840. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
LSD is back with another exciting issue! I know you're as excited as I am to hear once more from your favorite Smashwords editors and writers Richard Batchelor, Mikey Lee Ray and Jo Lewis. So what's in the new issue then? Take a look and find out!
Time Of Humans - The New Legacy
Series: History Of Life On Earth - Mini eBook, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
As the planet constantly evolved, so to has life. From the smallest organism, every stage along the way. Through ideal conditions for life, to conditions that have severely compromised and threatened the chances for all life to continue. We have succeeded, where many of our earlier ancestors didn’t, as did every other living thing on Earth today. This is us, this is the modern world.
Grandma's Broom and Other Witchy Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A collection of (mostly humorous) poems told from the viewpoint of a modern-day witch and ceremonial magician, as well as a wounded comedian. Subjects include witchcraft and magic, classical mythology, girl scouts, and modern life. A couple of poems deal with the subject of bullying and child abuse (warning--possible triggers). Plus as a bonus, there are a couple of poems about cats.
Collected Poems Of An Idiot
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A small selection of eight poems written many years back. Some are emotional and some are almost nonsense.
Parallel Worlds: Keys of Heaven
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,360. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Discipleship, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Wisdom Literature
Operations in spirit simply manifest in dominion of flesh on a different time line. Activity within the hidden world of the heart impacts life decisions passing swiftly. Dynamic multidimensional layers exist in realms obscure to human sight.
Trapped
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.60)
When Jordan is awakened in the middle of the night by a horde of the undead, he is forced into a fight for his life and his upperclass suburban existence. What he finds leads him to question the safe path he has followed in life and ultimately make the choice to stay the course or start fresh.