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Diamond in the Rough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,950. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Previously published by Kensington Precious Gems Regina Taylor had dumped a cup of hot coffee into the neatly pressed lap of her distinguished client. But in spite of her clumsiness, she was determined to find some way to impress the sexiest man she'd ever laid eyes on... CEO Dan Frye couldn't believe it. This bumbling beauty was Regina Taylor, the special fraud investigator he'd hired?
Ownership is Fatal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
When 14 year old Sharon hears a noise under her bed, she experiences a night that is unforgettable. A story by an 11 year old Sarah Maloney.
Empty Storage
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Big Eddie was king of the storage unit auctions. He threw around money like it was nothing and bought units regardless of their contents. After purchasing Unit 31, he thought he'd overpaid for another pile of junk. It turns out, strangely enough, that what seemed like trash could actually be treasure.
1963
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The assassination of a President marked the beginning of a tumultuous decade. Life turns topsy turvy when Ricky moves to a new home on the day of the assassination of a President. This one eventful day left an indelible imprint on Ricky’s life.
Obscuro
Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A talking tequila worm, the world’s fattest Ninja, and a supernatural knife that has passed from East Indian Deities to the first Mayan Kings and now to Hindu gangster rapper Tupac Chopra, These are just a few of the fantastical things that Masked Luchador and Adventurer for hire Obscuro has to contend with in this fast paced real time style novelette.
Midterms
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Midterms" is my entry in NPR’s Round Nine of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to “reference a U.S. President, real or fictional.” The day before the September 23 submission deadline was the 150th anniversary of one of our history’s most momentous—and politically shrewd—decisions, I felt dutybound to indulge that reality.
Out of Uca
Price: Free! Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
Clark lives in the city of Uca, where the people are oppressed by a powerful god. On a quest to find his long-lost father, Clark and his friend flee into the wilderness. But they soon realize that it may have been better to be bound in slavery, then to face the wrath of the gods. A intriguing, moving tale of courage and sacrifice.
Six Boxes
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Five people are asked to play a game to compete for a promotion they've all applied for within the company they work for. All they have to do is pick a box.
Horse-Flesh
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
What surprises lie in store at your local bakery? A short horror story, with 100% horse-flesh.
Extraction
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A Lokians short story. Fitzpatrick and crew make an attempt to save the Lemylations from a newly discovered alien facility.