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Not Part of the Deal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,070. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Nadia Luv never expected her life to be anything more than normal. But when her mom contracts a serious illness, Nadia will do anything to save her! Even if that means making deals with crazy people claiming to be fairies!
The Old Town Butcher
Price: Free! Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Chuck Wuebbles has lost much since his relocation into Old Town. All of the possessions Chuck earned as a younger man have been noted in the Administrators' black notebooks, to be liquidated to pay for the care Chuck's age will inevitably demand. Yet the Administrators have not taken all. Chuck still possesses his old skills; and with a knife and cleaver, Chuck vows to keep one final freedom
Lyrics of the Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
Following a terrible accident, sixteen year old Kristi's father lays in a coma. With uncertainty over whether or not he will wake, Kristi finds strength through an unexpected meeting with a boy who has faced tragedy, and yet still has hope. Lyrics of the Heart is an uplifting and heartfelt tale of courage, love, and faith.
Crohn's Disease: My Life, My Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
At the age of 23, Leslie Myers, young and in love with life, was suddenly afflicted by Crohn's disease. Journey with her as she tells her tale of pain and triumph; sorrow and joy; tears and laughter—but more than anything else—the love and happiness that has kept her glued together for so many years. The story of Leslie Myers is heartbreaking, uplifting, and best of all, very true.
Red Plague
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(3.00)
Edward Jenner has had enough of fighting the survivors of the Red Plague. He wants out, but they won’t let him.
Cat-Tooth Magic and Dog-Eared Miracles
Price: Free! Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Kate no longer runs in the field with her loyal dog Gyp. Gyp worries for Kate's exhaustion. Gyp sees how the color fades from his beloved master. He knows how Kate sweats through sleepless nights. Gyp suspects a terrible sickness gripping Kate, and he fears the family cat Isis holds a terrible secret from him, one which Gyp is determined to learn no matter if he has to shake that cat apart.
The Service of Robert Fulcher
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00)
Apocalyptic flash fiction - enough said without spoiling the story.
Under the Same Stars
Price: Free! Words: 20,230. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00)
A collection of 16 short shorts, brief glimpses into the lives of a variety of people living, working and dreaming under the same stars.
How to Talk to Kids
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 21,480. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Talking with kids involves many things, the use of words (what we say and how we say it), ideas and feelings. We communicate in different ways such as with words (kind, unkind, assertive, gentle), with looks (scowls, smiles, frowns), with silence (warm, cold and comfortable), and actions (hugs, slaps, kisses, patting).
Earth Ablaze
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Max and Lorenzo are strangers who have crossed paths under the most dire of circumstances – the need to survive. With the earth nothing more than a wasteland and solar radiation a constant threat, the two of them set out for a place called Hope Cavern, an underground city where people have taken refuge. Making the journey north, however, they realize there is a price to pay for companionship.