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The Queen Unmasked
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,810. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
If beauty is only skin deep then envy is rottenness to the bones, causing a slow decay of both mind and soul... IVY, IVY... After suffering an unforgivable betrayal at the hands of her sister, Ivy is taken against her will to a castle on a distant, isolated island, is forced into a loveless marriage to a king she knows nothing about.
The Myth of Valcia and New Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,930. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Sisters Selza and Delthi live in a beauty worshiping Island culture in ancient classical Greek era times. Every year on the beautiful mythical island of Valica a grand audition is held to select those most beautiful and talented who will be worshiped as "yet-gods" and live on the mountain where they are prepared to become "Eternal's"
Seven Deadly Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
This is a series of flash stories where each of the main characters are based off of The Seven Deadly Sins from the Christian mythos. Each of the stories are based on a piece of each of their lives and how they interact with others in their daily life. As well as a love story may blossom in one of them.
Cansei de Ser Belo & O Buraco - duas peças sobre a vaidade masculina
Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
Em "Cansei de Ser Belo" um galã de telenovelas acha que a beleza o está atrapalhando a ser levado a sério e resolve ficar feio para conquistar um cobiçado prêmio de melhor ator. Em "O Buraco" dois homens que vivem à margem da sociedade numa caverna e se divertem jogando pedras nas pessoas que passam do lado de fora, são lançados como novos talentos das artes plásticas e precisam lidar com a fama
Some God Use, Some Use God (Issues of Life series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Some God Use, Some Use God is a compilation of a fictitious story and some real-life problematic issues that have been raised on the sad but true state of the church.
Bad Tidings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,700. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Raquelle Harbor hosts its second annual Pirates Festival and this time it was going to be done right. Or so everyone thought until the gruesome discovery of a body. Sheriff JT Wainscot investigates and DEA Agent Dennis Palmer drops by with an odd request. The waters quickly become muddied when a second body turns up. Politics abound. Deceit, vanity and blackmail, and suspense.....
Mask all the Way Down (A Psychological Thriller)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,300. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Life's too easy. Dick has discovered the secret to getting what he wants when he wants it, a way to face the world without giving anything away. No attachments. No commitments. Jumping from one conquest to the next. Then he meets Ally, and everything changes. Danger, intrigue, a whole new world-but is it what it appears to be? Is the price too high, or has he stumbled onto something else entirely.
All That Glitters
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Consumerism, capitalism, and self image: it's all wrapped up in a neat plastic package for us, isn't it? In this short story, a robot woman comes across a box of her old childhood parts. Nostalgia and regret mix as she contemplates how materialism affected her upbringing.
Charlie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Charlie spends all his time admiring his flawless complexion in his mirrors. What will happen when he doesn't like what he sees?
The Lying Mirror
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 61,320. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Christian » General
Linda Laakenworth obsessed with beauty makes unwise decisions because of her mirror. Hatred for Jackson Dillard a paraplegic young man from the inner-city who is very popular with the students and staff at college, forces Linda to act upon her jealousy by destroying his beautiful motorized wheelchair, The Jack-Mobile. Jack rescues Linda from herself after she scars her beauty and her life.