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Dreaming of a Crayon Sun
By RL Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,260. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Fiction
ROCHELLE IS A SINGLE MOTHER, LOOKING FOR BRIGHTER DAYS A friendly new neighbor may be just the man she's looking for. But Brian Brown has a past that no one knows anything about. THE TRUTH WILL SHOCK YOU A series of unfolding events leads to an international scandal and a life they never imagined possible if they can survive. CAN YOU TRUST YOUR HEART OR WILL IT LEAD YOU ASTRAY?
King of the Game
By KR Bankston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,770. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Category: Fiction
Is it ever okay to lie to someone you love? What if you’d changed, and spent every day making it up to them and better for them? What if the truth would devastate them completely, and destroy your love totally? What would you do?
Sins of the Father
By KR Bankston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Fiction
Some say that Evil, like Love, never dies. 20 years ago Kayla DeWitt met Dezi Gianni and a whirlwind romance began.For the sake of her sanity she had to completely forget Dezi Gianni, once and for all. Karma however has its own ideas, and like it or not her past isn’t going to be denied as it raises its head once more and stares Kayla straight in the face.
Please
By Peter Darbyshire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,250. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Fiction
In short, sharp episodes, Please chronicles the life of a young man who drifts through a hallucinatory urban world filled with celebrity wannabes, addictive relationships and jobs that demand he become someone else. This terse, savage debut fuses the quiet desperation of Raymond Carver with the absurdity and media-savvy irony of Quentin Tarantino.
Last Call [a short story]
By Kris Sparks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction
For hard drinker and con man Jake, last call means his last shot to find a woman willing and desperate enough to take him in for the night. Only tonight his luck runs out, and Jake finds himself out in the cold with nowhere to go. What starts out as a search for someplace warm to pass the night quickly turns into a chance for Jake to be a hero and finally put the ghosts of his past to rest.
A Night In Old New Orleans
By Henri Bauhaus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
"A Night In Old New Orleans" is a short story about Hans Umber and Gilbert Tamarack, two young Bohemians, who are attempting to make a living painting pictures in pre-Katrina New Orleans. In this humorous tale a pleasant visit to a colleague's opening night turns out to something much bigger, because of the negligence of the exhibiting artist.
A Dark Night
By Dwayne Phillips
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Fiction
A elderly man drags himself into a pharmacy late at night. The only employee present is a young man. A power failure locks them in the store. Then someone else enters unannounced.
Biscuits
By Dwayne Phillips
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011. Category: Fiction
Tony felt for the homeless people he saw outside the window of his Washington D.C. office. He wanted to help feed them and figured that would be easy. It wasn't as easy as he thought.
Inklings
By Aparna Warrier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
Very short stories and other babies born of Ink. Stories tagged under urban life, oblique humor, romance, satire and even the purpose of life. In this book, you will find urban-style, simple prose, sprinkled with thought-provoking metaphors along the way.
The Greening
By Claire Crow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Secret Fire Press. Category: Fiction
Birdie Beecham’s traitorous feet seed grass and weeds everywhere she walks. The town—last in a long line of new towns where she and her mother have moved—fears her. They’re convinced she’s not human. When her best (and only) friend tries to help solve the problem, both of them get more than they bargained for. With bonus story "Ever Rose," by Leslie Claire Walker.