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Rituals of Love
Price: Free! Words: 5,910. Language: Australian English. Published: March 29, 2016 by Word Wise. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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Martin likes to be prepared for potential disasters, but the one calamity that catches him unawares is a beautiful, free-spirited artist called Anna, who brings complications into his life he could never have predicted. This charming short story by Maggie McGuinness shows that while life can derail even the most thorough of plans, sometimes it’s the biggest surprise that can bring the most joy.
How Product Managers Can Learn To Understand Their Customers: Techniques For Product Managers To Better Understand What Their Customers Really Want
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
If you want to be successful as a product manager than you are going to have to be able to create products that solve problems for your customers. In order to do this, you are going to first have to understand your customers – what are their wants and needs?
Five of a Kind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Cheli is exhausted. 15 years of non-stop work changed her from a popular orphan to a superstar, but her new life with Alan is suffering for it, forcing her to take a break. The sudden discovery of a secret sister soon creates more drama in her personal life than any of her on-screen characters ever had to deal with. The ensuing domino effect takes her on a wild, emotionally charged adventure.
The Bed Tallies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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Four generations of a family hold a secret in an antique bed - and the fifth generation discovers it...totally by accident!
"Surprise Moves" and Other Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,080. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These eight stories, two of novella length, are about people and their foibles more than about machines or schemes, although those may be involved with emphasis on the humorous elements. There is funny stuff going on in a train sleeper car, a doctor’s office, a walnut grove, an office building lobby, and an unrented office.
"Charlie Doll" and Other Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,010. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In each story someone gets a surprise, often an unpleasant one, that alters his or her chances of success or even survival. A few get the satisfaction of revenge or relief but most get their comeuppance. Some stories involve science fiction or scientific fiction elements. Deception, greed, opportunism, applied psychology, curiosity, and/or chutzpah are common human factors in all of them.
Lost and Found
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This five story collection includes: “A Thousand Words” about a writer who’s lost confidence, “Ten Days of Grace” about three women dealing with the loss of a baby, “Dorcas” where a woman deals with her loss of trust, “The Phone Call” a story about a woman finding herself, and “Berry Picking” about a woman finding what truly matters to the heart.
Bobby's Math Two
Price: Free! Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
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These math problems are enriched with fun story-lines to entertain you while you work the problems. It makes math fun!
From circlet to collar
Price: Free! Words: 9,630. Language: British English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
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The dark lord is in the possession of the ring again. He heads to Rivendell and overpowers them, but bringing Rivendell to its knees is not the only thing he wants. It’s the lord of Rivendell he has waited for, or better said the ex-lord.
Casino Capers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 120,600. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Casino Capers is a tale about two adversaries, Jacob "Red" Borman and Carl "The Chameleon" Carducci that take place in the world of casino gambling. Red manages casinos and The Chameleon rips them off, but only the ones Red manages and Red has no idea why he's attracting this kind of attention. It's a fascinating story filled with suspense and danger and has an unbelievable ending.