Books tagged: suburbia

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The Carrion Trap
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Frank's garage is filled with unfinished dreams. His latest project, a crow catcher, is designed to trap the black carrion eaters that are ruining his garden and disrupting his life. Roger, his neighbor and friend is worried though, that the project is taking a greater toll than even he could imagine.
Ashley Alert
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
From "Matters Familiar." A small girl, suffocating in the growing culture of fear around her, struggles to take the high ground.
Frankie & Formaldehyde
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,090. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Frankie works at the Happy Restful Sanitorium, a housing facility for those who choose to keep their loved ones around long after their death. With so many hungry bodies around, life is difficult—Especially when Frankie’s husband, George, somehow becomes infected. Frankie soon discovers that hiding an illegal zombie isn’t as easy as she’d thought.
The Demise of the Soccer Moms
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,300. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A suburban neighborhood is upended when a single mother saunters onto the school playground. Her Doc Marten boots, tight T-shirts, and in-your-face attitude stir up buried fears and sexual anxiety. In the dark corners of her home, a woman battles crippling memories that threaten to destroy her family. A suspicious death forces her best friend to make a choice between marriage and friendship.
Visions of Suburban Bliss
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Richard Tolliver was proud of the fact that his was the first black family to move into the Olde Carriage Ridgewood subdivision in Cary, North Carolina." A twisted tale of the delusions and visions and dreams that guide us through our days, and the lies we tell ourselves and our loved ones. Suburban horror at its most cutting, and most explosive...
Suburbia
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Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Suburbia strips away the shiny, clean veneer of suburban life exposing a layer of deceit and sin that has existed for centuries.
Turning Page, Falling Sand
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Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A collection of original poems about human nature, American culture, and life in general. These poems wrestle with issues that can tear a person apart. "Turning Page, Falling Sand" is about finding peace in the midst of chaos, and faith in the face of apostasy.
The Drill
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Benjamin McKeever knows the drill. Just get a fake house, a fake car, and a fake job, shrink-wrap them together, and call it your pretend life. But today his duplicity reveals the stale air trapped in the bubble wrap of his soul, and he's forced to free himself-- and anyone who gets in his way-- from the drill once and for all.
No Plan for Chaos
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Camden Park Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Goblins emerged from the Faerie Realm into the Real World in the most unexpected manner: drifting in on the breeze, settling on rooftops, in the trees, in the road. In this world filled with unfamiliar dangers, Skeezix the Goblin discovers the key to the Goblins’ survival in the unlikeliest of places: a discarded cup of diet cola. (a short novel by Elizabeth Ann Pierce)
Beechmont Riffs
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Beechmont Riffs" is a story based on facts that occurred in a wealthy middle class Westchester community in 1989. Here, in the lap of secure suburban society -- the American ideal-- a bizarre, horrifying murder took place. Heyward, an ersatz private eye, sets out to solve the crime. Heyward is family man, and former legal aid defender. Now he solves crimes and cuts the grass.