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The Copper Box
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
While excavating a new business site, heavy equipment operator Doug Stone scrapes a strange object with his earth moving bucket. Irrevocably drawn by a force he can’t explain, Doug opens the box to discover a simple, black stone that contains properties like no other. But once blessed with this new power, the recipient finds that it may not be a blessing at all.
The Captive
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The courage of a kidnapped young girl is tested, but her strong will to live will not allow her to become a victim. This dark story of a young woman as she awaits the return of her captor culminates in a surprise ending. The Captive was selected by San Diego Writer’s Ink Anthology, Vol 4 as one of San Diego’s finest writers. The story lends itself to a quick, but intense read.
Moon Pies
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Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
There’s no way a woman from a small farm town in northern Illinois can be prepared when her future mother-in-law spits chew into a Campbell’s soup can. But when the boyfriend invited her to join him in the hills of Georgia for a family reunion, chewing tobacco was only the start of many surprises. She doesn't anticipate, however, that she would be the cause for the family being run out of town.
Plum Loco
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Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Plum Loco is a humorous, heartwarming story about a single woman’s quest to replace her favorite red plum tree after firefighters are forced to cut it down in an attempt to save her home during the San Diego Witch Creek Fire of 2007. Lost without it, the author goes on a quest to find a replacement. The resulting story is her journey to bring the red plum home.
To Hell And Back
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Andy has seen it all, done it all as a detective when he'd be alive. Now, as a ghost, he still works as a PI. This time, he's fulfilling his promise to the beautiful Toni, going to look for her brother all the way to Hell and gone, in Yakima, WA.
Were-Teen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Patrice is happy, successful, and cursed. Every month during the full moon she reverts to her awkward teen-aged self, complete with braces and acne. This year, it's Patrice's 25 year high school reunion. She finally has a chance to confront the witch who cursed her, and maybe get the spell reversed.
The Other Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Once upon a time in the kingdom of Illumignot lived the handsome King Franklin and the clever Queen Isabella. They loved each other dearly and their only wish was to have a child. After a decade of trying, the brave Prince Kyle was born. All the kingdom celebrated. That night, while they all slept, the Blue Fairy came and stole all their shadows.
The Valet of Darkshire Manor
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The advertisement simply stated, “Wanted–valet for large household. Must love animals.” Desperate for a job, Edwin Thorpe responded and was immediately accepted. A train ticket arrived within a week for the evening departure to Darkshire the following Friday with no further instructions. Now he stood at the train depot, small satchel in hand, about to be greeted by two very strange men.
The Christmas Challenge
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Trying to recreate a family tradition when my Grandfather took me with him to cut down and carry home the family Christmas tree, my children and I would traipse out to our local tree farm to pick out our Christmas tree. Our tradition culminated in the Christmas my friends and family still refer to as the year of "The Mother Lode" tree. Laugh and cry at an attempt to preserve childhood memories.
Skeena
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 76,250. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Skeena is the story of a Muslim Canadian woman spanning thirty years of her life where she explores her changing environments, religious and cultural influences, and intimate relationships...