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Emily Owl's Cupcake Surprise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Birthdays
Emily Owl thought all of her friends forgot about her birthday. Little did she know, they were planning a sweet surprise! What little girl wouldn't love this wonderful combination of owls and cupcakes? This book makes a perfect gift for your daughter, granddaughter or any little girl in your life!
Banquet
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: Australian English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00)
A short story for today...television celebrity chef Mushroom Jam is in a pickle! Can he charm this demanding audience or will he finish as flat as last week's souffle?
Anatomy of Surprise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Religious
Godly omniscience has one drawback, and it’s a major one: it’s boring. There are absolutely no surprises. None. At all. So, God, also known as Alphonse at that time, set about to cure his godly boredom.
Collision
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00)
Short story by bank robber turned writer, Al Nussbaum which originally appeared in Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine. This is the first in a series of previously published and unpublished manuscripts planned for release.
The Unfortunate Tale of Little Mary Jenkins (short story)
Price: Free! Words: 8,350. Language: American English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00)
Sam and his three best friends head off into the dark desert for a night of fun around a blazing bonfire in a secluded clearing. Surrounded by darkness and the strange sounds of the desert night, Scott tells the tragic story of little Mary Jenkins and an innocent game of hide-and-seek—gone terribly, terribly wrong. In the end? Vengeance.
Myth
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 70,670. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Not like you can. Those are four words that Evelyn Stadler will never be able to forget. They are the end of her conventional life, and the beginning of an unexpected adventure. Nothing will ever be the same. After following the instructions on a peculiar note found in her room, Evelyn stumbles upon a secret that has been attempted to be concealed for centuries.
Les Gâteaux Surprise d’Émilie la Chouette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 230. Language: French. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Émilie la chouette pense que tous ses amis ont oublié son anniversaire. Mais ce qu'elle ne sait pas, c'est qu'ils lui ont préparé une jolie petite surprise! Toutes les petites filles adoreront cette histoire de chouette et de petits gâteaux.
I Dolcetti a Sorpresa di Emily Gufetta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 220. Language: Italian. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes
Emily Gufetta pensava che tutti i suoi amici si fossero dimenticati del suo compleanno. Lei non lo sapeva, ma le stavano preparando una dolce sorpresa! Quale bambina non desidererebbe questa meravigliosa combinazione di gufi e dolcetti? Scritto dall’autore di best seller per bambini, Xavier Finkley.
Rookie Mistake
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It's not fair. Harry's had a plain-vanilla approach to living life. He's too boring and unremarkable. He doesn't deserve to have his throat ripped out. If it was up to him, demon-wrangling would be left to more interesting people that enjoy taking risks. But life has a funny way of being unfair like that.
Through Her Eyes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Jennie had a surprise planned for Pete, but Pete had one for her, too. Things aren’t always what they seem. They say that we’re blinded by love, but sometimes it's the only thing that can light the darkness. Read “Through Her Eyes” to discover how you see it. “Through Her Eyes” is a Paranormal Fantasy short story, and is also available in the collection “Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND.”