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Fat Chance I'll Starve To Death
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Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Anorexic Jo goes on a trip intended to save her life from years of starvation. Ironic then that her sister doubles her weight dramatically and has to pay for the consequences in an unexpected way.
Channel Runner
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Mary Maloney is fourteen years old and is an excellent runner. She wins all her races against the girls so Mary has a new challenge: She wants to race against boys. Mary faces opposition from the sports committee who are determined to stop her. Can Mary convince people that she is right?
Astoria Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
You cannot eat, you have no money. You cannot pray, you don't believe anything anymore. You cannot love, you're too busy surviving. What do REAL people do when their world falls apart? They move to Astoria.
A Stalker's Game (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The first day of winter approaches, and with it the dwarven celebration of Nypha. Included in the celebration is a Stalker's Game: a search and destroy for the highest bidders. Six dwarves pit themselves against eight well-armed and hostile human slaves, out on the brutal mountain slopes, where the fate of all will be decided. The rule for the slaves is simple: survive. Who will live and die?
Wanted: Rowing Coach
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Coaching is fun, right? All depends on the rowers, the coach, the budget, the boathouse, the 10,000 other odds and ends. When an Olympic gold medalist in rowing, Brad Alan Lewis, decides to take up the challenge of coaching a crew at an under-funded college program, stuff happens. Some good stuff / some not so good / pretty much all of it interesting.
Demon Bean - the great coffee war of Pacific Palisades
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Way back in 1995, before Starbucks owned the whole damn world, one lone woman tried to keep Starbucks out of her little burb of Pacific Palisades, California. Did she succeed? Read and find out.
Life Changing Moments
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This book tackles real issues and changes that people are dealing with daily. Its has chapters which discuss topics like Relationships, Suicide, and Addictions just to name a few.
The Idiot Years
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,380. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
'A story about a guy driving across the country.' I'm tempted to just leave it at that. But I doubt if it would entice too many readers to take a look at 'The Idiot Years.' Strong stuff contained within the pages - as strong and honest as I could write. I did my best. Take a look and tell me if it's good enough.
Kid From Lagos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Kid from Lagos is a collection of poems from a Nigerian living abroad. Chronicling his travails and experiences with the aid of poetry.
Growing Up Is Still Hard To Do
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Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What's it like to live in perpetual fear that everything you do will harm yourself or those you love? That's the question those who struggle with OCD face every day. This is the story of someone so overwhelmed by the trappings of his mind that he starts down the path of suicide, the ultimate sin. But in attempting to take his own life something strange happens: He learns maybe he's worth saving.