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Shorts Stories
By Dan Schwartz
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2009. Category: Fiction
A small collection of accounts told through a first “person” account. From the beginning to the end of the story read of the hardships faced and realized that your life might not seem that bad. These shorts are beyond normal and traditional. For more visit my website www.banocanut.com
GIRL TROUBLE: Five Shorts
By Francine Saint Marie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,430. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009 by Fifth Column Press. Category: Fiction
KINDLE BESTSELLER: Joan Majors is in her own words a faithless bragging womanizer, but when she meets sexy first-timer and new divorcee Annette Martinaeau she falls head over high heels in love and vows to mend those wicked ways. That's good news to Annette because if there's anything in the world she really can't stand it's a faithless bragging womanizer. Especially one itching to get her in bed.
Shadows of Self
By Shannon L. Arrant
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2010. Category: Fiction
On the one year anniversary of his twin brother's death, Justin finds himself unable to hide any longer from the decision he made the year before and its tragic consequences.
Pretty Piece of Work Vol. 1
By Shannon L. Arrant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Category: Fiction
A collection of short stories from Shannon L. Arrant, featuring the four new stories Jasmine Forever, Chaos, Unity and The Truth as well as the previously released works Brilliance, Shadows of Self, Chameleon, and Canary in a Coal Mine.
The Ball
By Jonathan M Barrett
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Category: Fiction
Every evening, Ted finds reasons to take him away from the horror stories of the six o'clock news. Today he spots what looks like a ball in the garden. Breaking his routine, he steps outside.
Accident Report
By Jonathan M Barrett
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Fiction
Paul has the unenviable task of investigating the death of a young crop spraying pilot. As he travels from the crash site to a tavern run by an eccentric old flyer, Paul reflects on being a father, and how he became estranged from his son.
Uses of Agapanthus
By Jonathan M Barrett
Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Fiction
When Brett pays his weekly visit to his mother at her retirement home, he’s annoyed to see a vase of agapanthus – now a weed in their new home – next to her bed. But his protests set off long suppressed memories for her. As Brett’s wife Suzie asks: is Mom confusing or confessing? If you've enjoyed this free short story, please rate it and leave a review. Thanks, Jonathan.
House Hunting
By Jonathan M Barrett
Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Fiction
When Kim and David go house hunting, they’re hoping for a Once in a Lifetime Opportunity. But is their relationship strong enough to survive the rigours of house hunting in the gentrified suburbs of Wellington?
Keynote Speaker
By Jonathan M Barrett
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Category: Fiction
Antoine Maercx is ranked 73rd in the Time Benelux edition list of 'Most important contemporary thinkers’. He arrives in Wellington to make the keynote address at the biennial Australasian Nietzsche Society conference. But from the moment he is picked up at the airport, things do not go to plan for the eminent professor.
The Measure of Gary Mooney
By Jonathan M Barrett
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010. Category: Fiction
Miss Davis’s class have been studying measurement all term. Today, they will measure each other’s normal walking speed. But class misfit Gary Mooney has other plans. This playground tale reveals much about social conformity, betrayal and punishment. The Measure of Gary Mooney was awarded third place in the New Zealand 2007 Sunday Star-Times Short Story Competition.