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Africa Day by Day- Book II - Ivory Kills
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
‘Cape East’ Settler’s since 1920. ‘Egoli’ Place of Gold. ‘Gingerbread House’. In ‘Ivory Kills’ the elephants. ‘Morning in Joburg’ An African city. ‘Natal Rock’ The dark rock. ‘New Age Centre’ watering hole. Meeting a ‘Personal Trainer’. Clashes in ‘Polarities’. In ‘Present City Life’ cake, coffee, book. ’This Place of Fate’ an oasis. ’Weaver’.
Breasts of Doom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,320. Language: British English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is probably the saddest story ever, with a somewhat touching folded ending. It tells of a nameless newly married village girl, coerced into coming to the city with her husband to do menial work during the dry season. In a quick successive sequence of unending cruel happenings, she literally lives the life of her country.
Shattered Dreams - The True Story of A Young Woman Too Young To Die
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 117,290. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Shattered Dreams is a true story of one young womans heartbreak when told that she had just months to live due to complications giving birth to her baby boy.
Chasing After
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Remo has a job that does more than take him to faraway places, it takes him to alternate worlds. Unfortunately for him, taking the job meant he was unable to save his beloved girlfriend. Now, he writes his thoughts in a letter to the late Emily, expressing the biggest regret a world-hopping agent can have. This is a young adult/new adult short story in the Lone Wolves series.
Morning Warning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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It’s never too early to be on alert, especially when the weather is concerned, and for Anthony and his family, one morning could mean the difference between life and death. With no watches or warnings, and little more than a drizzle outside, it seemed like a smooth day ahead. Fate, it seems, may just have other plans. Will they survive the morning? Read on and find out in “Morning Warning”.
My Wild Ride: The Untamed Life of a Girl with No Self-esteem
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 119,900. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013 by All Star Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
"I am the daughter of the town drunks in a small town in upstate New York and this is my story. Life started off well enough. In the beginning there wasn’t even a hint of the chaos that would eventually swallow us all." My Wild Ride is the life story of Susan Bump, which is ultimately a story of triumph. The former California trainer overcame a severely dysfunctional family to...
Just One Day
Price: Free! Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The engineer awoke to the sound of the failing air conditioning, knowing four things above all else. He knew exactly who would be beating a monotonous rhythm on the door, he knew that he had to kill them, he knew that they would already be dead and rotting, and he was painfully aware that they would not be alone...
The Ballad of Ryan Fullerton
Series: What Zombies Fear, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Ryan Fullerton, high school guidance counselor, husband, and family man lost everything in the apocalypse. Follow his descent into madness, and his struggle towards redemption.
It's All in the Swing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Terrible things happen all the time. What about when they happen to you, or the ones you love? For most it would mean life has stopped. But, for Chelsea the clock refuses to stop ticking and she finds herself a student at a prestigious university. To her it is just another thing separating her from what she wants.
Everything to Nothing
Price: Free! Words: 158,790. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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For those who enjoy a contemporary novel which contains stark contrasts then Everything to Nothing is a book you will relish and then recommend to friends and family!