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The Boss.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
They say to be successful in life you have to be the right person, in the right place, at the right time… "Mr Chance… is being there". In the case of Fred it was "Mr Chance-less … being nowhere". But using his imagination and power of deductions, he unlocked the secrets of the Universe and solved the mystery; who killed the dinosaurs? He knows he has a chance....Will he become the boss?
Easy Money
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mr. Sheffner works hard all his life and lives frugally. He counts each pension check and stashes the cash under a loose floorboard. When a home invader tells the old man to give up his money or his life, Mr. Sheffner hesitates one moment too long. Greed leads to murder, and nothing comes easy. Baldino turns storytelling upside down and tells this short story from the viewpoint of the motive.
George Washington Keefe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
George Washington Keefe was a less than average pitcher for the Washington Nationals during the first seasons of the National League club's 19th century existence, 1886-1889. He established records for most walks in an inning in 1887. Mostly disappointing, but sometimes brilliant, he was 5'8" and left-handed. On one occasion in 1889, he outdueled Hall of Fame, New York Giants pitcher Tim Keefe.
A Shenanigans Tale: War, Tape and Tinsel
Series: A Shenanigans Tale, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ever wondered what it would be like if a group of senior citizens at a care home declared war on each other? Well this is that story...
Surviving The Evacuation, Book 0.5: Zombies vs The Living Dead
Series: Surviving The Evacuation, 0.5. Price: Free! Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The outbreak began in New York. Within days the world descended into chaos. Across Britain, millions are told to evacuate to one of the coastal enclaves. When George Tull and the other residents of the Waverly-Price Retirement Home are abandoned by the staff, George must choose to fight or abandon the woman he loves. This short story accompanies the series "Surviving The Evacuation".